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Saturday, 29 August 2015

Whooop Whooop

I am so excited to announce my new DT position on 
A brand new team
using Lyra Rembrandt Polycolour Pencils

Lyra Rembrandt Polycolour pencils are available from Jacksons and other good Art & Craft stores across the UK.

So let's get to the first challenge!

This week our challenge is
So you can enter the challenge with ANY project you like - our only rules is that you can only enter twice!

 For my first project I have coloured in the lovely Serenity Stardust you can find her in the Polkadoodle store here .
I am so pleased to be on the DT for The Pencil Case , we have all had lots of fun trying them all out and coming up with new colour combos. They really are wonderful pencils that blend very easily. I am so looking forward to sharing more of my projects with you

The colours I used 
Skin 030/092/094/031/084
Hair 080/082/083/076
Reds 021/018
Blues 47/49/51
Moon & Stars 002/007/006/008/009/087

Friday, 28 August 2015


Happy Friday Everyone!
Here today for 
*With Wings*

For my project this time I have used the lovely CD Sugar Birdies - The paper, flowers, swirls, sentiment, owl and Butterfly all part of the cd I just added some candy, googly eyes, a couple of candys  and a splash of cotton candy stickles

Tuesday, 25 August 2015

Use 2 Papers

Happy Digi Choosday Everyone

Digi Choosday it is also discount day!!!! 
Your discount code for this week is....
awaiting you over on the challenge blog!!!
This weeks challenge is.....
Use 2 papers

 Ohhhhh two papers , now this took me a while to think about as I adore all Nikky's papers but decided to go for The Serenity Collection. The image is Fairy Kisses , which I have coloured with pencils. Fairy Kisses is part of the collection or can be purchased as a single digi that you can find here. Finished off with a sprinkling of diamond stickles.

Friday, 21 August 2015

Something New

Happy Friday Everyone!
This is a half way Inspirational post  for the
*Something New*

For my use something new I could not resist using the lovely Twiggy and Toots Festive collection again - 

This time I used the lovely digi Toots List and coloured in with pencils. I used a smidging of Diamond stickles and some glossy accents on Toot's eyes 

I would like to enter this into
A snowflakes promise - Winter

Wednesday, 19 August 2015

Back to School

Happy Wednesday Everyone
Here we are with a brand new challenge over at The Paper Shelter
Pop over and join us look at what you might win!!

I have used the lovely image
Coloured with pencils

What an utterly cute image love her loads

I would like to enter this into
Gem of a Challenge - One for the Girls
Crafting with Friends - Anything Goes

Tuesday, 18 August 2015

All about the men Men

Happy Digi Choosday Everyone

Digi Choosday it is also discount day!!!! 
Your discount code for this week is....
awaiting you over on the challenge blog!!!
This weeks challenge is.....
For a Man
 How could I actually resist another owl bag , this time with the focus on golf. I used the fantastic template from Twiggy and Toots Festive collection, adding all the elements and papers from Work and Play 11

The bag I resized to 65%  still a great size to hold a few goodies!

I would like to enter into
OLLC - One for the boys
Artistic Inspirations - ATG

Friday, 14 August 2015

Graph'It Challenge and hop

This week over at 
We not only have our fantastic challenge but also ..........
There is also a hop happening with some MEGA prizes so hop on over and find out all the details

*****You can use any type of colouring medium*****
 new stockist for Graph'It, so you can now purchase your markers from 

This weeks challenge is to use at least one of the colours in the above palette

Ohhhhh wow what a wonderful colour Palette and image I had to use this time - My image is from the fabulous Kenny K and is from the Steampunk burlesque collection and she is called Jayne Jetpack, Is'nt she fun! You can find her here.

Graph'It markers used
Skin 3120, 4125, 4135, 4145, 4150
Red 5210, 5215, 5220
Light Blue  7140, 7145, 7150
Teal 7290, 7280, 7240
Hair 1230, 1250, 1270
Green 8280