Saturday, 30 October 2010

Any one for Anya

Over at any one for anya its halloween !
My first halloween card loved doing it good fun. Off to a spooky party tonight so the
card will come in handy.

stamps : the greeting farm(edward),the rest is personal impressions
papers : my mindseye
ribbon,button own stash
colored with copics,primsa pencils

Hope you have a happy and safe halloween x

Friday, 29 October 2010


Hello out there,
Hope everyone is having a good. The card today is a magnolia one not xmas lol!
They are such sweet images so good to color.
Just love those glasses,very simple card just some layers and ribbon and there you have it.
Off to a su workshop tomorrow at the crafty squirrels house looking forward to it ann always does such
beautiful work.

stamp : magnolia
papers :papermania
flowers : woc
colored with copics

thanks for looking x

Thursday, 28 October 2010

Xmas Again!

I know xmas card again! Im determined to get mine done!

What a sweet image she is and a dream to color.

stamp : sugar nellie,magnolia(sentiment)
papers : imaginisce(cottage christmas)
pins : wildorchidscrafts
colored with copics and primsa pencils

Enjoyed this one came together quite easily.
enjoy your day x

Wednesday, 27 October 2010

Candy Girl

Sunny and bright here so far much better than yesterday!
This image ive used today Sweet as candy a sugar nellie stamp they are just gorgeous!
Great to color.

Sorry about the photo its just pants!!! Dont know what went wrong there!!

Stamps : Sugar Nellie,SU (sentiment )
Papers : Karen Foster ( LUV THEM )
Striped ribbon : SU ( LUV IT )

Thats it for today off to the town to spend some money.
Take care x

Tuesday, 26 October 2010

Winter Fun

What a misrable day! Got to go do the food shopping soon boo!!!
This is for the lilli of the valley challenge this week its calling for winter fun!
I hope this is alright for it i love this cute image reminds me of my kiddies xmas plays.

stamp : lilli of the valley,magnolia(sentiment)
papers : my mind's eye
ribbon own stash
colored with copics and primsa pencils and distressed with distress inks

thanks for looking x

Monday, 25 October 2010

One for the Boys

Its a beautiful sunny day still in my pjs luv when the kids are off gonna have a lazy day i think.
Right time for another challenge i think its one for the boys plus a sketch over at suger nellie
luv it!

stamps : sugar nellie,the greeting farm(sentiment)
papers : su,dcwv
ribbon own stash
colored with copics and primsa pencils

good fun doing this one right im off to drive my kids crazy lol!
Have a good day thanks for looking x

Sunday, 24 October 2010

Think Pink

Just Magnolia challenge blog  are promoting Breast Cancer Awareness month this week so
anything pink on your creation.
So ladies make sure you check youself and be aware.

Image : Magnolia
Papers : Tim Holtz
ribbon own stash

thats it hope you a lovely evening x

Saturday, 23 October 2010

Any one for Anya

Good evening,
Thought i would get this one in tonight. The challenge for this is anything
but a card.

I made a little first aid box used a nestie to do the top and bottom of the box
the paper is october afternoon and used cardstock to do the plaster just
sponged on some su ink.
Colored the image with copics and prima pencils. I really had fun doing this
Its nice to do something different then cards.
Thanks for looking x

Cool Dude

Quick post today going to get crafty with the ladies soon.
This was a another card for my nephew  who was 16  the other day.

stamp(no idea so sorry)
papers : DCWV
ribbon,buttons own stash
cardstock : SU
Coloered with copics

Thanks for looking hope you have a good day x

Friday, 22 October 2010

Boy Trouble

Another sunny day here,thats the kids off now for term break
might have to fight them for the computer lol.
A boy card today very simple a lili of the valley image.
Looks like butter wouldnt melt in there mouths lol.
I done this a while ago so cant remember the papers sorry! Ive been busy crafting and making new
stuff just need to get photos done.

Off to a craft day to craft with my friends tomorrow might get something done!!
Have a good day x

Thursday, 21 October 2010


Housework had to come first today Boo!!!
Got it all done Woohoo!! Xmas card again,magnolia one shes a cutie this one.

stamps : Magnolia
papers : imaginise-cottage christmas
ribbon,gold net own stash
colored with copics,primsa pencils

bought photoshop 7 so i will be playing around with the photos hopefully they
will turn out better watch this space!

Thanks for looking x

Wednesday, 20 October 2010


Good Morning,
Its beautiful and sunny here but brrr!!! Cold!!!!
My card today is a xmas one  im doing quite a lot of these as im trying to get them done no last minute
ones for me this year lol!!!!
Its all about distressing on this one luv it!

stamps : Tim Holtz,Catslifepress(sentiment)
Papers : Tim Holtz
Ribbon own stash lots of inking with distress ink pads

Thanks for looking x

Tuesday, 19 October 2010

Birthday Boy!

Hello blogland,
Its my nephews birthday today 16!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY JW!!!
Its hard to do male cards i think never mind teen male cards!!!
Hope he likes it.

stamp : the greeting farm
papers : bo bunny(i think)
colored with copics

Have a good day x

Monday, 18 October 2010

Lili of the Vally

Hope everyone having a good one! The kids are at school so peace perfect peace!!
Getting addicted to these challenges lol! Another great sketch to follow.

stamp : lili of the vally
papers : my minds eye
ribbon : su
used nestabilites for diecuts,buttons own stash

Thanks for looking x

Sunday, 17 October 2010

Just Magnolia Challenge

Bright and sunny here today long may it last. Todays card is for
the magnolia challenge a sketch great fun to follow.

stamp : magnolia
papers : my minds eye
ribbon : SU
button own stash,lots of glitter stickles!

right of to do the ironing.

Thanks for stopping by x

Saturday, 16 October 2010


Well just late today was at school reunion last night! Where has the time gone.
Todays card is one of those cross cards i like doing something different with
my cards.

stamp : Stampingbella
Papers : Papermania
Cardstock : SU
ribbon,button own stash

right im off to the shops then hopefully i get to play with my new su stash i got

see you soon x

Friday, 15 October 2010

Sharp Shooter!

Just about to go on school run try to make this quick.
A simple card just love those lol!

stamp : The Greeting Farm,SU(sentiment)
Paper : DCWV
ribbon : SU
doliy i think Wildorchidcrafts

see you soon x

Thursday, 14 October 2010

Bessie LuLu

Morning,dont you just love her name!
I think she has a look of mischief what do you think?
Dont know about the pin it looks lonely should of left it out,never mind.

stamp : stampingbella
Papers : DCWV
Flowers,lace : wildorchidcrafts

Thanks for stopping by hope you have a good day x

Wednesday, 13 October 2010

Top Dog

Morning,gone for a male card this time like most crafters i perfer doing girly cards lol!!
Very simple one this one,a free stamp from the mag Craft Stamper luv this mag you get some lovely
free stamps from them.
the papers are basic grey,buttons own stash the thread is su did a little distressing and inking around the
edges for this one.

Have a good day x

Tuesday, 12 October 2010

Any one for Anya

Afternoon,had to go food shopping this morning yikes!! The prices!! If only we didnt have to eat lol!!
On to the card thought i would go for another challenge this is a color one purple/white/silver(grey)
Dont use this colors often had to hunt them up.

stamps : C.C. Designs,tim holtz,Su
Papers : Tim Holtz,DCVW
ribbon (own stash)
Punches : xcut

Have a good day x

Monday, 11 October 2010

Mister Elf

Morning!Decided to be brave and enter my first challenge!
The Sugar Bowl Challenge,Tiets Sketch wow!! lots of layers really enjoyed doing this
first time following a sketch as well.
Hopefully i can get the computer to do as its told not my strong point!!

image : sugar nellie,su(sentiment)
Paper : My Mind Eyes
ribbon : su
colored with copics,primas pencils

Have a good day. x

Sunday, 10 October 2010

Santa's Coming!

Good Morning! The sun is shining here YES!! Got to go do my ironing  BOO!!
Another xmas card today colored with copics i do like these the blending is brill.
Trying primsas pencils for shading need more practice i think.
Have a good day! x

Stamps : Magnolia,catslifepress(sentiment)
Papers : Karen Foster
Colored with Copics,shading with primsa pencils

Saturday, 9 October 2010

Trendy Trees

Morning,quick one today its all stampin up!
From cardstock to stamps,simple.Can't wait for my stash from the new cat to come.
Hope you have a good weekend. x

Thursday, 7 October 2010

Magnolia Girl

Bright sunny day here hope it lasts. My card today is a magnolia image  just luv these images theres somethimg about them.
I did alot of distressing of the paper edges i like the messy look hope you do as well.

Stamp : Magnolia
Papers : Basic Grey ( I THINK! )
ribbon,buttons from stash

Thanks for stopping by today
                    julie x

Wednesday, 6 October 2010

Glamour Girl

Morning!  rainy day so far just love these greeting farm stamps i want to be her lol!
Quite a simple card really just some lush dcwv paper and wildorchidcrafts flowers and a spray of gold glimmer mist and there you have it.
This card was for my sister-in-law edith Happy birthday!

image : the greeting farm,tim holtz ticket stamp
paper : dcwv
flowers : wildorchidcrafts,pearls,lace

                            thanks for stopping by
                                   julie x

Tuesday, 5 October 2010


Good morning,
Todays card is one of 8 i have done for xmas! I know i need to get a move on with them.
I used a tim holtz image for this just luv his stamps well everthing of his. also the ribbon is su this is yummy it ties beautiful. Have a good day x

image : Tim Holtz
Papers : My Minds Eye
Ribbon : Stampin Up

Monday, 4 October 2010

50's Glamour

Love these stamps from the greeting farm very 50's.
Did alot of distressing with my tim holtz inks love to get inky!
Hope you enjoy,come back soon. x

image : The greeting Farm
Papers : DCWV (I THINK )
Die : Tim Holtz
Flowers : WildOrchidCrafts

Sunday, 3 October 2010

First Post

Hello blogland my name is julie im a mum of 3 kids. I have always loved crafts but its only been in the last 5 years ive been doing paper crafting. Stamping is my main love but everthing else follows. Ive decided to put myself out there by doing this blog i hope you like it. So... introducing my first card!                                                                                                                                                                            

stamps  :  magnolia,tim holtz,catslifepress
papers : my minds eye
ribbon : stampin up
die : magnolia