Monday 28 December 2015

GDT - Crafty Boots

Hi everyone,
I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas.
I've been so busy with the Holidays there has been little time for crafting 
but I did get a special card made for my GDT Spot at Crafty Boots.  

I was lucky enough to win a challenge a while back and was thrilled when asked to Guest Design.
Thank you so much for having me ladies.

The current Challenge  is "Snow & Sparkle"

I've coloured with Copics my favourtie stamp this season,
Art Impressions Let the Bells Ring
MB dies used for the skyline, 
MB Frosted Christmas Tree die, covered with Glamour Dust
Reindeer are cut from the MB Deer Trio die
Papers are Bazzill Walnut Cream

I would like to enter the following challenges:
Lemon Shortbread Challenge #5 - Anything Goes

I hope you get a chance to play along this week.

Monday 14 December 2015

Cute Bingo at The Cutie Pie Challenge

Hi everyone, hope this finds you well.

I spent yesterday with my oldest granddaughter and what a wonderful day we had.
We hit the mall running and never stopped until
it was time to go home and prepare Sunday dinner.   
The Christmas list is definitely getting smaller with just a few items left.

Today starts a new challenge at

where the theme is Cute Bingo

Our wonderful sponsor is Pink Gem Designs who generously supplied
us with our choice of digital images.
I used a pre-coloured digi called "Chilly Ice Skating
with the use of Pearls, Cute Stamp and Lace

SB Floral Oval cut in silver mirror cardstock
SB 2013 Snowflake Pennant
MB Pine Needle Border on top
MB Frostyville Border on the bottom
Lace from WOC

I would like to tneter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by and I hope you get a chance to join us this time.

Friday 11 December 2015

Happy Holidays at Fussy and Fancy Friday

Hi everyone,
Can you believe it's Friday already.  Man the days are flying by!  
but the good news is I've nearly finished all my Christmas cards for this year.

Now on to todays post.  We're starting a new challenge at

where the theme is "Happy Holidays"

I've coloured with Copics a very cute image from our generous
sponsor this week Sherri Baldy.  This cute image is called "Penny Penguin

DP - Papertray Ink Rustic Snowflakes
Spellbinder Snowflake die
Sentiment:  LOTV
Oval frame - Marianne LR0240
Lace - WOC

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thank you so much for stopping by today. 
We'd love it if you could play along with us this week.

Wednesday 9 December 2015


Hi everyone,
I hope you're having a good week. 
It's been awhile since I've posted. Busy time of the year and still struggling with
my lame computer but a resolution is near.  My Son will be putting in a new
hard drive later this week so hopefully I'll be back to visiting soon.

Today starts a new challenge at

Where our lovely team mate Wendy has chosen a "Snowflake" theme.

I've coloured with copics a cute penguin generously supplied by our sponsor this week  

This fun image is called "Little Penguin Winter Skate

MB Snowglobe Base used with Stitched Snowflake Circle Frame
MB Frostyville Border used on the edges
Snowflakes are Spellbinder
Skates from Cottage Cutz

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by today and play along with us if you can. 
We'd love to see you there.

Wednesday 2 December 2015

TPS Blog Hop Birthday Celebration

Good Morning fellow crafters and welcome to
 This is in celebration of their reaching their 5th Birthday on December 8th.
 It will be a two week Challenge and both Design Teams are taking part.

The Hop is our way of inviting you to join in with us and this one is a  "A Special Birthday" theme, which I know is extremely popular!!!!
 If you have landed here from Lucia's blog then you're heading in the right direction - if not then you'll want to head on back to The Paper Shelter Challenge Blog to start again, as you'll not want to miss out on this one! Our Design Team have worked very hard and are showcasing the gorgeous images available from The Paper Shelter Website and each blog on the hop is offering one lucky commenter a digi of their choice as well as the main prize, details of which are on 
For my card today I used a sweet new image 
called "Birthday" available here in the shop.
Coloured with Copics
The sentiment and balloons are Die-Namics dies
 Cheery Lynn Designs Dutch Scallop Square Frame die 
Circle -Joy Crafts 6003/1002 

From here you will need to hop on over to Sam's blog
Don't forget to leave your comment for a chance of winning 
your choice of one of the fab digis available in store.
Hop! Hop! Hop!
Good luck and hope you're enjoying it so far.