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Tuesday, 31 August 2010

Shades of Blue

Here are two more that I did a few weeks ago, just not got around to putting them on the blog
this one has blue Jasper and some Czech fire polished beads, they have a really nice sparkle when the light catches it
 This was my first illusion necklace

Red tones

This is one that I did last might, love the large red flat beads , my first multi stranded necklace.
Here it is in close up, sorry the light is not so good this morning

Saturday, 28 August 2010

Blog Award

I have Been given this blog award from Gloria at lil cabin in the woods, Thanks Gloria
So as part of this award I must tell you why I stared my Blog and why I keep it going.
I stared this blog as a way to show friends some of the work that I have completed, I did not know at the time that I would become hooked.
Why I still keep doing it, I have meet so many friendly bloggers, who take the time to come see what I have been up to, I also enjoy seeing their work and have learnt so much over the years.
So this is also my way of saying thank you to them.
I have to give this award to 10 of my fave blog, Now that is a hard choice to make, as I love them all but here goes
Wendy ..
Mima ..
This also go to all my other visitors, thank you, you make my day

Just inspirational Challenges

sorry I am a bit late in posting this weeks DT team card, been a bit busy with mum and hospital appointments,
but here it is
 We had a sketch to follow for this weeks challenge, pop over to the blog to see and join in you can find it HERE
For my card I used papers from Bearly Mine, love using Donnas papers, The image is sitting Amy from crafty sentiments they are also our sponsor for this weeks challenge.
The flowers I made my self, A lovely lady Penny Duncan makes and share the most lovely files for using with you Cricut , she did the file and video on how to make these last week, they can be cut in any size that you would like to fit in with your project,so  if you want to see how they are done pop over to Penny`s blog HERE.
She also has made some stunning Hibiscus flowers since she did the Rose tutorial , you will find that on her blog also
For the inside I had a play in MCS added a sentiment from Paulette and just layered onto some mirri card
So pop over to Just inspirational challenges and join in the fun

Thursday, 19 August 2010

Just inspirational Challenges DT card

Here is this weeks card for Just inspirational Challenges Blog, This week it was Anything to do with hobbies/entertainment/activity etc
Lothian Crafts Sponsor - Flippin Bingo Stamp is going to be this weeks prize.

Both hubby and eldest son are keen Skateboarders, and my son -in -law skates for the death team 
here is the inside, I have had the toppers for awhile so not sure where i got them from, I think it was the papermill.
So pop over to Just inspirational Challenges and join in the fun

Monday, 16 August 2010

DT Card

Here is my card for just inspirational challenges blog, You can find a link in my side bar if you would like to come join in all the fun.
I am a bit late posting just got back of holidays today, but the theme is fairy's or princesses
 the papers are Donna s from Bearly Mine downloads, the image is a download from charmed cards, love these pixie fairies, coloured with promarkers
 As you can see it is an easel card but the top of the card opens and here is the inside, again i have used one of Donna s papers
here is a closer look at the fairy glittered her wings with glamour dust, also sprayed the flowers with glimmer mist and sprinkled glamour dust over the top, the flowers were a Nellie Snellen punch.
still time to pop over and join in the fun.

Thursday, 5 August 2010

New layouts

I have added 5 new layouts to my scrap booking blog if you would like to look.
just click the link at the top of the page

Just Inspirational Challenges #6

This week over on Just Inspirational Challenges we were asked to use shades of purple and to add some sparkle and texture, here is what I have come up with.
 As you can see I have been making my favourite style of card again an easel card, The background papers are from Donna at Bearly Mine, I have used an MS punches for the Hearts and on the bottom mat, I just added a bit of gold ribbon, For the texture I add A tiny doillie   , the sparkle is on the hearts, and also a little bit of glitter highlights on the dolls dress,
The image is a fee download from Lyn over on spyders corner blog
 AS you can see in the photo above I have made the back piece a top opening card, the insert was done  in scrapbook artist, using Donna`s papers and some scrapbook elements that I have stored on the Pc

Just a little close up of the heart, I love this punch.
So pop along to Just Inspirational Challenges blog to join in the fun, we have a lovely stamp from Crafty Sentiments called sitting Amy, i was hoping to use it on my card this week but the post is very slow the last couple of weeks, orders are taking ages to come

Wednesday, 4 August 2010

WOYWW , 4th August

Well Its Wednesday again and you all know what that means it nosey time yippee.
If you don't know what this is all about, where have you been.
On a Wednesday our leader Julia get us all to show our nice clean and tidy work desks, ROFL.
So pop over to her blog at Stamping ground and have a little look. GO ON you know you want to

Well there is not a lot going on at my desk today, I have been working on some DT cards, So that's why they are turned around so you cant see them , one if for tomorrow and the other is next weeks.
You can see my brand new baby my ATG gun it came to live with me last week and I just love it, no more buying those little expensive tape runners, as Julia said on her blog,I have joined the big girls now,
So thanks for looking I will be over to see all your clean desks .

Monday, 2 August 2010

New Look

I have been having a play and designed a some  new blog backgrounds and headers on both my blogs, Its been a while since I made the last one so I though I needed a change.
I found it hard to get rid of my fairies but thought they needed a rest.
please let me know what you think do you like or dislike