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Friday, 27 March 2015


Another fabulous colouring challenge awaits you over at
This time it's Easter
Remember you can use any colouring medium you wish
We have a fabby sponsor this week

 I have used the sweet Crafty Sentiments image Harriet and Ragga how cute is that little bunny - I'm loving the orange and yellow Graph'Its, perfect for Spring and Easter.
Graph'It colours used
Skin 4125, 4115, 4170, 4135
Hair 1210, 1230, 1280, 3125
Orange 3125, 2180, 2160, 2150, 2110
Yellow 1280, 1250, 1150, 1140, 1110
Grey 9104, 9102, 9101
Shadow 7101
The papers and flowers used are from the CherryBlossom Lane collection.
Added some little pearls to the centers.
Cut a couple of bunnies on my potrait and stuck a little white pompom for the tails.
I would like to enter into
The Craft Barn - Yellow and Rabbits
Cute Card Thursday - Easter
Hanna and Friends - Easter
Give a Crafter a cookie - Inspiration 
Freshed brewed Designs - Bunnies
Inky impressions - Bold and Bright
CRAFT - Film - Watership Down

What I have used

Tuesday, 24 March 2015

Lots Of Layers

Happy Digi Choosday
This week's challenge is
Lots of Layers
pop across here and join in the fun

For my Lots of Layers I went with a tag - I have used the wonderful Winston Collection that is available on either CD here or Download here.
 I have used Etty Shy character who you can also find on her own as a digi here

 I have used her several times before but this time added some glasses on her (these can be found in the emblies section of the download/cd).

 The flowers , sentiment,balloon, bunting and butterfly are all from the collection along with the lush papers. I just added some pearls, bling and ribbon to finish .
I would like to enter this into
CD Sunday  - Sentiment
Scribble and Scrap - Anything Goes
The Corrosive Challenge - Animal Friends
Come and Get It - With Wings

What I have used

Friday, 20 March 2015

Spring colours

Happy Friday today I'm sharing with you my Inspiration post for 
Spring Colours
There is a lovely sponsor this time
so why not pop by and join in the fun - You do not have to use Graph'It markers to enter

I have made a rocker card using a lovely Aurora Wings Digi called 

Coloured of course with my lovely Graph'It Markers
Skin - 4115/4125/4170/4135/4145
Hair - 3125/1280/1270/1230/1210
Oranges - 3125/2180/2160/2150/2110
Greens - 8280/8260/8220/1110
Yellow - 1180

The papers and flowers that I have used are from Dollie Daydream goes East collection. And I have finshed off with some Liquid pearls, Dew Drops and glossy accents

I would like to enter this into 
Fab 'n' Funky - Spring into colour
QKR Stampede - Think Spring
Aurora Wings - Anything Goes
CRAFT - Mothers Day/Female
Creative Knockouts - Shaped Card

What I have used

Wednesday, 18 March 2015

Spring Delights

Theres a new challenge starting today over at 
and this week its
Spring Delights
as always fabulous prizes

I have used the lovely image 

coloured with Graph'it markers
the cute little birdy I cut out twice and added with foam pads to give some depth

I would like to enter this into
Catch the Bug - Spring into Spring
Little Claire's - Springtime

What I have used

Tuesday, 17 March 2015

Rose Budd Collection

It's Digi Choosday time
and this week its
Anything but a square card
For my shaped card I have used the wonderful Rose Budd collection CD also available as a full download here.  

I loved making this card , It was for my lovely Mother-In-Law

All the papers, sentiments flowers and emblies are all from the collection .
The letters to spell Mum are from the Octavia Moonfly Collection.

I just added a little bling, a few pearls and a few cut butterflies.

I used one of the inserts on the back I just shrank it right down and edged with a tiny piece of lace.
(Teamies Yep I used Lace again!!)

 I love making up these shaped easel cards, and the collections over at Polkadoodles are so good for them.
I would like to enter this into
Allsorts - Flowers and Pearls
Crazy 4 Challenges - Bring on the Bling
My time to craft - Special Lady
Scribble and Scrap - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Happy Anything

What I have used