Thursday, 30 September 2010

The Stamp Man ATC Swap- September

The theme this month for the Stamp Man ATC swap is ‘The Look’, which made me think of a couple of songs:

DSC_0009 The look of love

Stamps used- Craft Stamper free stamp designed by Tracey Coates

DSC_0011 (3) She’s got the look!

Stamps used- Stamptivity

DSC_0013 (3) Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Stamps used- LOTV

Thanks for looking and I hope you like my interpretation of the theme.

Wednesday, 29 September 2010

Tuesday, 28 September 2010

Hello Kitty Card

Here is a fairly simple but effective card I made using the Hello Kitty Greetings Cricut Cartridge. I added a little glitter to the centre of the bow to add a bit of sparkle.


Monday, 27 September 2010


Here is a card I made with the forever young cricut cartridge. It is a stand up type card but does fold flat to go in an envelope. Hope you like it. Sorry about the poor photo but I already gave the card away.DSC_0003

Sunday, 26 September 2010

LOTV Wedding Cards

Here are some wedding cards I made a couple of months ago when I got my first LOTV stamps. They were coloured in with my also new at the time ProMarkers.DSC_0001 (2)DSC_0007 (3)DSC_0005

Tuesday, 21 September 2010


You may have seen my post of a MIYUKI Panda earlier in the year. In case you didn’t, click here to see it.

This again was made from a kit and was very enjoyable to make. TFL

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Sunday, 19 September 2010

Sarah Kay Card

DSC_0016The card above was made with a gorgeous stamp that my crafty friend Jane has let me borrow. The stamp is a Sarah Kay clear one and has been coloured in with ProMarkers. I have then added white spots to her apron with a sakura white glaze pen.

I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Saturday, 18 September 2010

Magical Marquee Card

This card was designed using Cricut Design Studio. If you would like the cut file please leave me comment and include your email address.DSC_0004 (2) Now for the magical part of the card, when the card is opened an image is revealed inside the circle of a cupcake.

DSC_0008 (2)Here are a couple of close-ups of the stamping I did on the card.DSC_0006 (2)DSC_0009

Stamptacular Sunday Challenge #76

This weeks stamptacular Sunday Challenge is to follow the sketch which can be found here. The card I have made below uses a LOTV stamp and Inkadinkado stamps.DSC_0004 Here is a close-up of the pricking I have done around the edge of the image and the flocking on the girls hat.DSC_0005

Wednesday, 15 September 2010

Some jewellery for a change

Its been a while since I’ve posted any new jewellery I’ve made (to tell the truth that is because I haven’t made much lol). So here is my latest creation which I think is gorgeous and is now sat proudly around my neck.

DSC_0003Here are some close-ups so you can see the detail:DSC_0004DSC_0005

Sunday, 12 September 2010

Mojo Monday- 155

Here is my card following the Mojo Monday sketch which can be found by clicking here. I absolutely adore this sketch and love the cards I have seen following it, hopefully you will like my take on it. The image I have used is a LOTV stamp which has of course been coloured in with ProMarkers. TFL



Here is a card that I made using a Forever Friends Stamp which I coloured in with ProMarkers. To me the bear looks like he/she is holding a box of chocolates. Unfortunately I couldn’t find any chocolates in the house but I do plan to give this with some :).The greeting stamp is from a Hero Arts set called Friends.DSC_0009 I am entering this for the following challenges:

Masculine Card

I made the card below using a LOTV stamp and coloured it with ProMarkers. The background was done using tissue paper and screwing it up and then inking it with a vintage photo distress ink pad and tearing the edges.DSC_0001

I am entering this card for the following challenges:

  • LOTV Challenge #64- One for the boys
  • Stamptacular Sunday Challenge #75- Distress it!
  • Sir Stampalot Challenge- All Distressed


Saturday, 11 September 2010

Penguin and Igloo Card

This card was made using the create a critter cartridge. The Igloo was cut at 2 inches and the penguin at 2 1/2 inches. I then added glitter to the lines of the igloo and a few gems.DSC_0002

Wednesday, 8 September 2010

LOTV Challenge 63

Here is my entry for the LOTV challenge this week which is to follow the sketch which can be found by clicking here.

DSC_0002 The card was made using an LOTV stamp and this was coloured in with ProMarkers. The flowers were made by myself and if you would like more info on this please click here to view the original post. The decorative strip across the card was done with a Martha Stewart punch and for the finishing touch I added a little flower soft to the image.TFL

Wednesday, 1 September 2010

LOTV Challenge 62/ Mojo Monday 154/ Passion for Promarkers 67

Talk about the 11th hour. As I write this post it is 5:30pm and the LOTV Challenge closes at 6pm. Anyway here is my card which I have made using one of my new LOTV Stamps which arrived Saturday just gone. It was of course coloured in with ProMarkers and then a touch of glitter was added. I also followed the Mojo Monday 154 sketch which can be found here. I am also entering this card into the passion for ProMarkers challenge, who's theme is bears.DSC_0022Below is a close up of the blue paper which I stamped on with white stazon and an inkadinkado clear stamp set called snow flakes a plenty.DSC_0025The card was designed in design studio with Easter 2010 and George and basic shapes cartridge. If you would like the cut file just let me know by posting a comment and leaving your email address. TFL