Friday 30 October 2009

Crafty Catz DT card

Hi... Our challenge this week at
is a sketch, suzi set the challenge this week and what a fab sketch it is too,I love doing sketches as i think thats the hardest bit of the card thinking which way to lay things out..why not hop over and have a peek at the fab DT cards, i am sure you will get inspired to join in with this weeks challenge,
loved that you popped by, just let me know you visited then i can call on you some time..x carol

Tuesday 27 October 2009

Allsorts challenge

Hiya.. what you all been up to then!! has everyone started the "Christmas Shopping", i started mine a few weeks back now, thought i would try and be in control...ha
Its hard at the moment to find a challenge without it been for Halloween don't you think, i just don't do Halloween cards. But found a one eventually at challenge is called "Furry Friends" so i have used this gorgeous bear stamp, which i must say i use a fare amount, papers are from Costco which i bought ages ago, embellishments from stash.
Thanks for popping round, do come back soon!
x carol

Sunday 25 October 2009

Friday Sketchers

Hello my fellow bloggers, hope you are having a lovely weekend.
I have added my card to day for, not done this before i don't think, The design team have been really busy with the sketch, loved the sketch layout so thought i would use it to make my Friends Birthday card for next month.

Friday 23 October 2009

Crafty Catz DT challenge card

Hello again, not had much luck at doing extra cards for challenges this week, the days are just far to short. On top of that i had a poorly printer and i could not print anything off, just when i needed too for this weeks challenge at
Our sponsor this week is Pink Petticoat and they let us have some fab images and papers to download to make our challenge card this week called "Buttons and Brads" How great was that, so i quickly took husband to the shop, lol he was buying see!!

Why not pop over and have a look at the other DT cards and join in with the challenge, I'm sure you will find some inspiration.
thanks for stopping by, x carol

Friday 16 October 2009

CraftyCatz DT challenge card

Hello again, oh i have not posted any challenges this week, life just got in the way a little bit, how dare
But had to find time to add my DT card for This week we are having a colour challenge set by Dianne of Black and white with an optional other colour, i have chosen red to add into the mix.I have used this fab Papermania Bauble stamp, which i love, added little bells which tinkle away, Why don't you pop over there and see what the prize is too for the winner, You could even be chosen for the top FIVE
Thanks for stopping by, hugs carol x

Friday 9 October 2009

Snowmen and Snowflakes !! DT card

hiya...i love Xmas so i chose this challenge over at The image is a Penny Black image one of my fav's at the moment, papers are from last years stash so sorry not sure of the make. snowflakes are from the cuttle bug die cut.
Hope you will go and have a peek as the DT cards are lovely and give some great inspiration. with a great prize up for the winner too,
hugs carol x

Thursday 8 October 2009

sketch and stash challenge

hiya first time i have took part in this challenge for used my new promarkers to colour this fab image in, the new colours are fantastic i love them all, Managed to get my hands on one of these fab Butterfly punchs so this is a new item of mine too.
Any comments are much appreciated, hugs carol x

Tuesday 6 October 2009

abc challenge

hi all, Been playing with my new promarkers again and thought i may as well find a challenge to do too, so here it is, the challenge is " E" for embossing so i used the cuttlebug Happy Birthday folder and this stamp which i have had for ages and never used. She is cute and cuddly don't know how i forgot about her, Flowers and ribbons from stash, MS lace boarder punch again, cannot not use this. thanks for taken time to peek, hugs carol x

one stop craft challenge

hi ...well what a wet horrible grey day its been today ,is it the same where you are.
so i have just stayed in all day as had a few days off work, playing with my NEW colour pro markers all 56 of them whooppeee, Hubby bought them for me for my Birthday yesterday.. wonderful hubby he is.
Decided to join in the challenge over at "Autumn inspiration" used this gorjuss girl image, cuttlebug used with nesties, and for corners and flower, sorry had papers a while and just cannot remember where they are from.
Thanks for popping by, hugs carol x

Sunday 4 October 2009

GDT card for AnyoneforAnya challenge Truly Scrumptious challenge

Hello again, Told you i would be just to add GDT card. There challenge this week has to represent you in some way, well i chose xmas Anya coz i love xmas and i like glitz and glamour and wrapping up cozy in the winter.
Papers are from Christmas paper stack, Christmas Anya, snowflakes from die cut cuttlebug. added a couple of little bells and ribbon from stash. I also used this card for as they have a fab sketch to follow for their challenge.
Thanks again for taken time out to have a peek, enjoy the rest of the weekend.
hugs carol x

Creative Card Crew AND Cupcake challenge plus Diecut dreams

Hi all, did we all have a lovely card makers day, i know i did, caught up on lots of my challenge cards for DC and my GDT card for AnyoneforAnya which i will be adding later today.
So for now i am adding this card which i am using for three challenges which is all about "Bugs" and is "all that sparkles" also adding it to which is "Ribbon and Trims" i have used this fab Butterfly paper and added a die cut Butterfly for the bug thing and sprayed all of the card with a glitter spray and shine, which is Gorgeous,with added sparkly corners. Gorjuss Girl image used, with a Big Bow to finish it off.
thanks for stopping by, x carol

Saturday 3 October 2009


Good Morning and Happy Card makers Day!!!!! yep that's right so all day today we can craft its you have an excuse to do nothing!
I have added my to days card for not done this one for a while now but the dots is what i love and the challenge is "Dots,Punch and Tag" so this is mine with all of that.
Used CCSR papers This fab PB image and used MS boarder punch. Cuttlebug die cut flowers and nestie shapes.
Have a wonderful card makers day today...hugs carol..

Thursday 1 October 2009

Crafty Catz DT challenge card

Afternoon peeps, This weeks challenge at is all about Butterflies, I have used CCSR butterfly papers to decorate the gate fold card. MS punch used for the boarders, Coloured my butterfly with pro markers and glittered parts of the wings. flower from stash with Butterfly charms and pins. Added Punched Butterfly inside the card, with nestie shapes.
thanks for stopping by, please let me know you've been so i can come and visit your place too!!:)
x carol