Saturday 28 May 2011

DT card for craftycatz

Good Afternoon, managed to resign into blogger again today so added my post which should have gone on for the new challenge for Craftycatz on Friday.

My card matches my altered recycle item below in an earlier post, The challenge this week is a colour challenge of pink and green .these colours are great together, sure we will get lots of entries, we had loads last week and i do mean loads our bestest ever!! so THANKYOU for playing along.

our sponsor this week is crafty emma's store I am going to join in with a few other challenges
with this card and they are .......
joyful stamper...anything goes

Papercrafting journey...anything goes

paperplay...blosoms and blooms

Penny's paper comes summer

well that will do for me, now off to catch up

have a lovely weekend everyone...hugs carol x

Tuesday 24 May 2011

altered/recycle creation for CRAFT

WOW i can sign into blogger...well HELLO to everyone, been missing since Wednesday as i could not sign in, unticked my remember me box and hey presto I'm in.

The winner from last weeks blog hop on my blog was No1 Misty's please contact Jo on our blog site for your prize.

This creation i have made is for my DT project for CRAFT and the challenge this week is alter something I am sure you recognise the Pandora bag, but these bags are lovely and strong but they do have Pandora on front ad back, so covered both sides.

Now i have also done a matching card for this bag and that will be in my next posting
as it's my DT card for CRAFTYCATZ.

I am also adding this creation to a few other challenges

The paper shelter...anything goes

Patties creations.....NO cards.

Fairy tale challenge.....anything BUT a card

Crafts4eternity......alter something

Be back later tonight to do that, off to do two hours work.

x carol

Friday 20 May 2011

Crafty Catz DT card

Good Morning bloggers, oooooh and did your know it is FRIDAY!! nearly time for the weekend, whoooooooooo i here you say.......

My card today is of cause for CRAFTY CATZ and our challenge this week is "anything goes" yep anything you want to do, what an easy one!!

The image i have used is from or sponsor which is Digital delights, and the prize is three images of your choice.The papers are from the tatty ted range from do crafts.

Looking forward to seeing what you come up with as i am sure we will have loads of entries this week.

I have added this card also too these other challenges:-

Crafts & Me......anything goes

Crafty creations.....flower, patterend paper and a ribbon

Flutterby challenge

Sweet stamps.....Birthday card

Kaboodle doodles......three in a row, mine is flowers,lace (doily) and digi

enjoy the weekend, do something just for you!! i am sure you deserve it.

hugs carol x

Thursday 19 May 2011


HEY BABY you may need your sunglasses on to see my card this week,
Image was given to me by my sponsor for the blog hop,Digi's with attitude. The papers are what i have had arounf for a while now, the glitter stack.

Gone back in time very funky!!! peace man!!! and all, i bet there is a lot of you remember the 60's. Please tell me your favourite song back then, in the comments or your favourite song when you where dancing the night away.

This week at CRAFT Challenge we are celebrating our 2nd Blogaversary in style. Our challenge this week is Happy Birthday! (to Us) to fit in with this celebration. Please link your project to InLinkz as per usual.
To celebrate we will also will be doing a Blogaversary Blog Hop with many sponsors and prizes on the way. To be in with having a chance of winning these prizes, you will need to leave a comment on our (G)DT's blogs, a winner will be chosen randomly at each stop.
We will also leave a word at each stop, with which we would like you to form a sentence. So, don't forget to collect a word on each stop as well! After you have collected all these words, form a sentence with them and enter your sentence in a comment on our CRAFT Challenge blog. We will obviously not allow comments to be posted during this week to stop any cheating, lol!
You should have started at CRAFT Challenge and come from Annette's blog. If you did not, please go back to the stops before you have so far not passed.
My word is: or

My sponsor for the blog hop is Digi's With Attitude, and the prize you can win on my stop is a $10 (CAD) voucher for their shop.
Just as a reminder, here is your route to follow. You should start and end at the CRAFT Challenge blog.
Jo's digi blog
(you're here!)
Claire (GDT)
Nikki (GDT) Sharon
Tigerlover (junior DT)
CRAFT Challenge
So, join in with us this week to be in with a chance of many prizes and we hope you enjoy the journey! Your next stop is Claire. Don't forget to leave a comment if you want to have a chance of winning the prize on my stop!!

Love, carol x

Friday 13 May 2011

Off to button moon!!

HELLO... Well i thought this week would never end, what a week, the moon would be a great place right now...... i can remember watching button moon with my children...many years ago,LOL, but there is more to come via the work issue, things not going very well at work at the moment, to much stress is not a good thing, not even had time to doing any of my card making..... so had to miss my DT card out for crafty catz, but glad to say i made this one last weekend for CRAFT challenge.

This weeks challenge is space/moon we had some fab images to use from our sponsor...... Truely madly crafty perfect for the kids cards.

I have added an acetate front to the card not that clear on the photo,with added stars.

Well I'm off now to look and have a play with some new stamps and papers as my hubby found a craft shop where he was working, he took me there today after work, ooh and gave me some money to treat myself, How lovely was that, so i did! papers from me to you and a do craft mag with a free stamp on, also 2 other stamps and i got a roll of FREE ribbon..yeah.

I am sure you will see the results soon on here. thanks for stopping by.

this card also fits in with these other challenges,

Papertake weekly...fancy a punch

Tuesday for the boys

Crazy challenge....anything goes

Simon says stamp......anything goes

hugs carol x

Friday 6 May 2011

Add a sentiment!

Hiya...yes it's Friday.....everyone loves a Friday!!! well i know i do....

well over at CraftyCatz it's a new challenge time and it is Give us a "QUOTE OR SENTIMENT" on your card

Our sponsor is The stamping boutique, the prize is 5 images or 3 images and 1 papers of your choice. This image i have used is from The stamping boutique, isn't it a pretty one and the sentiment reads "Friends are the flowers in the garden of life" just goes perfect with this image

I hope you can find the time to play along with us, thanks for stopping by, this card also fits the following fab challenges:-

Delightful challenges......mother or someone special

Paperplay us your style

Cooking it,punch it and two of something

The papercraft star....find your own sketch

Papertake weekly....Anything goes

Top tip Tuesday...Anything goes

Lexi's creations......Friendship

Paperplay time......Friend

Polly craft challenge....anything goes

Made a little more time to find a few more challenges this week
with the help of Feline playful challenges
this is a fab blog they help you with a list of all the challenge blogs daily challenges and winners,

ok that's me all posted, take care and THANKYOU for any comments you may wish to leave, hugs carol x


Thursday 5 May 2011

Sassy lady!!

Good evening, well we are nearly at the end of the week, enjoying the short week at work, doesn't time fly by....

Ok here is my card for CRAFT challenge as our new challenge started today and the theme is a sketch to follow . We were given some Digi samples from our sponsor, Digi's with attitude to play with. Thought this image suited the black and red colour combo, what do you think?

I will also add this card to the following challenges,

Southern girls chall....let's here it for the girls

Diva's by design...anything goes

I love title(lady in red)

speak soon, take care,

x carol