Friday, 6 December 2019

~~ Anything Christmas Goes at Winter Wonderland ~~

Hi folks,
Another snowy day here in my corner...pretty to look at.

Today starts a new challenge at

Winter Wonderland Challenge

hosted by our lovely team mate Louise
We have an Anything Goes Christmas theme.

Our sponsor this month is


I've coloured with copics Magical Tree Santa
available here in the shop.


Paper - StampinUp
MFT border die
Holly corner pockets - Michaels

I would like to enter the following challenge:
Christmas Crafts All Year Long - December
MAWTT #112
MLCCB #17 


Hope you can play along with us this month and thanks for visiting.
hugs,
Pat K xx

Saturday, 30 November 2019

~~Blue & White for St. Andrews Day~~



Hello folks,

Happy St. Andrews Day!

Today starts a new challenge at

Sweet Stampin Challenge

where we are celebrating "St.Andrews Day"
 and continuing with our 10th birthday celebration.
We would like you to use blue and white on your creations or
any celebration card design will do.

I've used a StampinUp stamp with MFT dies.
Sentiment is also from MFT




I would like to enter the following challenges:

Stop by the blog and see the wonderful inspiration
from my team mates.
Thanks for visiting  today,
hugs,
Pat K xx





Wednesday, 27 November 2019

~~ Christmas at Fab'n'Funky ~~~

Hello all,
It's getting to look a lot like Christmas..... my very favourite time of the year.
There is still time to do those last minute Christmas cards so please join us at

where we have an "anything Christmas theme" for you.  

I've coloured with Copics and die cut some of my new stamps by Lawn Fawn
Sentiment from MFT stamped with SU real red.


I would like to enter the following challenges:
Always Fun Challenge #138
Hand Stamped Sentiments #328
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge #118
The Holly and Ivy Christmas Challenge #61
Unicorn Challenge #49

I hope you get a chance to play along with us this week on the blog and
thanks for visiting today.
hugs,
Pat K xx

Saturday, 16 November 2019

~~ Bright & Beautiful ~~

Hi everyone,
Hope you are enjoying your weekend.

I've a birthday card to show you today.  This one is for the new challenge at

Sweet Stampin Challenge

where we have a "Bright and Beautiful" theme for you.

I've coloured with Copics a beautiful digi from Aurora Wings
called Rose Corner 2 The sentiment is an old clear stamp.


Dies - MFT
Glossy accents added to the rose to give it the look of dew.

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Arty Divas Challenge #8
Thanks for stopping by today.
Hope you get a chance to play along with us.
You will find wonderful inspiration on the blog.
hugs,
Pat K xx

Wednesday, 13 November 2019

~~ Fab'n'Funky ~~ Add some sparkle

Hello folks,
Time for a new challenge at

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #457

Hosted by our lovely Susan who has chosen the theme
"Add Some Sparkle"

My card uses several stamp, coloured with Copics and dies from MFT
with red rhinestones edging and red sequins on tree tops.



I would like to enter the following challenges:

Hope you can play along with us this week.
hugs,
Pat K xx

Monday, 11 November 2019

~~ Add an Animal at The Cuties~~

Good morning all,
Today is Remembrance Day here in Canada. 
Lest We Forget

We have a new challenge starting at

The Cutie Pie Challenge #141

where we would like you to "Add an Animal" to your creation.
As always your image must be "cute" .

We are sponsored by the wonderful


Here is my card for the challenge.


DP - Papers: SU Merry Merlot
SU embossing folder
Snowflake - Marianne Die
Circle die cut, tree landscape and stamps - MFT

I would like to enter the following challenges:
hugs,
Pat K xx

Saturday, 2 November 2019

~~ Celebration at Sweet Stampin ~~

Hi everyone,
I hope you are enjoying the weekend.

Today starts a new challenge at
We would like to see your "Celebration" cards. 

I've coloured a fun digital stamp from Mo's Digital Pencil
This card was for my wonderful hubby on our 49th Wedding anniversary last month.



Design paper & velvet ribbon - StampinUp Tranquil Tide
SU embossing folder
Circle sentiment is a freebie at Netty's Cards

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Thanks so much for stopping by today.
Visit the blog and see the wonderful creations from my team mates
...you are sure to be inspired.
hugs,
Pat K xx

Friday, 1 November 2019

~~ Holly and/or Ivy at Winter Wonderland

Hi friends,

Happy Friday...and Happy First Day of November!

Today is the beginning of this month's challenge at

Winter Wonderland

The theme we have is "Holly and/or Ivy" on your Christmas creations

We are sponsored by the lovelty

SheepSki Designs

I have coloured with Copics  Winter Robin available here in the shop.


Details:
Memory Box Dancing Snowflake Square
Tag - LOTV stamped using
Ivy - Joy Crafts

I would like to enter the following challenges:
CHNC #461

Thanks for stopping by today.
Hope you get a chance to play along with us this month.
hugs,
Pat K xx

Wednesday, 30 October 2019

#455 Christmas at Fab'n'Funky

Hi folks,
Hope all is well. Lovely fall weather here but looks like rain for the kiddies on Halloween
so there might be a lot of goodies left over!! So happy I bought our favourites...mmmm!

We are getting ready for Christmas at 

Fab'n'Funky Challenge #455

I've coloured and die cut a couple of cuties from  
MFT Santa's Elves stamp set.


Green and red mirror card used for the gift, cut with Spellbinders die
Sentiment stamp - Lawn Fawn, dry embossed

I would like to enter the following challenges:


Thanks for stopping by.
hugs,
Pat K xx

Saturday, 19 October 2019

~~ Creatures ~~

Hi folks,
Another beautiful fall weekend here. Hope all is well with you.

Today starts a new Challenge at

Sweet Stampin Challenge

where our theme is"Feature a Creature"
You can use a Halloween creature if you like or just animals.
which is what I've chosen to do.


This image is from Mo's Digital Pencil and really does put a smile on my face.
I've kept my design pretty simple, coloured with Copics and Faber-Castell Polychromo pencils.
MFT scallop square border die used
and MFT sentiment stamped using SU Night of Navy ink

Thanks for stopping by today.
Please stop by the blog and see the wonderful
inspiration and play along if you care to...we'd love to see you there.
hugs,
Pat K xx

Wednesday, 16 October 2019

Creatures at Fab'n'Funky

Hi everyone,
A Gorgeous Fall Day here today as I pre-schedule this post for
where our lovely, super talented team mate Chris has chosen the theme
"Feature a Creature"
this can be animal or even a Halloween creature..the choice is yours.

I've created a fall scene using one of my favourite MFT stamp sets
called "Sweater Weather in the Woods"


I paper pieced the bears jacket but the rest was coloured with Copics
Grass cut using MFT Grassy Hills dies
Starry sky....MFT Stamp
Birch trees - Impression Obsession dies, cut in white
 then strips of kraft paper added to the back

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Monday, 14 October 2019

#140 at The Cutie Pie Challenge


Hi folks,
Happy Thanksgiving to those of you who are celebrating.
We had a wonderful family dinner at our daughters yesterday.
 Lots of laughs, good wine and great food. 

Today starts a new challenge

The Cutie Pie Challenge #140

Polkadoodles is our sponsor who generously supplied us with some cuties to play with.
Our theme this month is "Anything Goes as long as it's Cute" 

I have used a pre-coloured image called Earlie Hedgehog Dandelion - Fuzzypuffs
available here in the shop. 


Dies and are MFT, embossing folder StampinUp
Sentiment - free stamp from a magazine

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today.
Hope to see you playing along with us this month.
hugs,
Pat K xx

Saturday, 5 October 2019

~~ Animal Day at Sweet Stampin ~~

Hi everyone,

I hope you all had a great week.  

It's time for a new challenge at

Sweet Stampin' Challenge Blog

where we are celebrating
World Animal Day

I've used some of my new craft goodies for this card.
Love this MFT clear stamp and die set called "Sweater Weather in the Woods"
Coloured with Copics



SU embossing folder used for the background
MB Woodland Bridge Frame
Pattern paper is Graphic 45
Sentiment from MFT stamp set

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today.
I hope you can play along with us this week.
hugs,
Pat K xx

Friday, 4 October 2019

~~ Merry & Bright at Winter Wonderland ~~

Hi folks,
It's Friday and time for a new challenge at

Winter Wonderland

where our theme for the month is "Merry & Bright"

We are sponsored by the talented

Sherry West Art

My card uses a Christmas mouse image that I've coloured with Copics



Frame - MFT die
Paper - StampinUp
Seam binding from my stash
Sentiment: MFT stamp
Clear Rhinestone border - Michaels

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks again for stopping by.
Have a great weekend and hope to see you playing along with us.
hugs,
Pat K xx


Wednesday, 25 September 2019

~~ Christmas at Fab'n'Funky #450 ~~

Hi everyone,
We are back from our summer break at

Fab'n'Funky Challenge

and at it being the last Wednesday in September the theme is 

"Christmas"

I tried making a Slider card and with the MFT dies
it was very simple. The Polar Bear really does slide down the slope.


Design Paper:  StampinUp
Sentiment: MFT Snow Globe Sentiment Stamps
Snow Slopes: MFT Hit the Slopes dies
Images: MFT Ready Set Snow, coloured with copics
and die cut


I would like to enter the following challenges:
Christmas at Sweet Stampin Challenge- Sept

Thanks for being here today.
Please join us this week...we'd love to see your Christmas Creations.
hugs,
Pat K xx