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Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Creative Moments Last Challenge for 2017

Happy Wednesday

I hope this post finds you all well and prepared for the Holiday Season. My family are having a well earned rest this year, we are booked to go out for our Christmas dinner and on Christmas eve I will cook Turkey & Beef for a traditional Boxing day lunch with all the pickle and Bubble & Squeak the family can eat. 

Creative Moments will be back on January 10th 2018 with a new challenge.

This challenge the theme is as always Anything Goes & the optional twist is Christmas 

Our lovely sponsor is

I have 2 cards for you today

The first uses the image Stella - Christmas Cost


I used a Clarity stencil for the background and Fired Brick Distress ink. The image is coloured with Copic's and the Holly leaves are dies from Creative Expressions.

My second card uses the image Christmas Moose Ornament


The background is created with a Crafters Companion 8x8 embossing folder called Knit One Pearl One. After colouring the image with my Copic's I cut it out with Spellbinders Grand circles and matted it on to a Grand Scalloped Circles. The sentiment is by Lawn Fawn from their set Winter Village, and I also used their Everyday Sentiment Banners. The Holly is Memory Box's Ho Ho Holly Leaves.

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Monday, 11 December 2017

Outlawz Monday Greetings Challenge

Happy Monday

This week the theme over at The Outlawz Greetings Challenge is 
Flowers and/or Ribbon

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The embossed background is created with a Crafters Companion A4 EF called Picnic Plaid, I used a rectangle scalloped frame for the image and Hobby Base stitched Banners for the sentiment. The Poinsettia flower is from my stash

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Sunday, 3 December 2017

613 Avenue Create Just of Fun Challenge

Happy Sunday

This month over at 613 Avenue Create the theme is Christmas.

My card uses images from MFT's Santa's Elves


I coloured all the images with Copic markers and added some white gel pen to the tree and stocking. I also used MFT's Wonky Stitched Rectangles & Squares. The brick is stencilled with distress ink.


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Friday, 1 December 2017

Crafters Cafe Challenge

Happy Thursday

This time over at the Crafters Cafe , the theme is Wet or Dry Embossing and one of our lovely sponsors is 


My card uses the image Euro Girl-Denise the Artist


All the background is stamped using MFT's Abstract Art in various pigment inks and then heat embossed using clear embossing powder, the same goes for the sentiment and this comes from a LF mini set called Color My World. The background for the image is MFT's Abstract Cover Up and the extra paint splats are made with coloured card stock and Angel Company's Paint Splat dies, these are also heat embossed with clear embossing powder. The sentiment is die cut and layered with Spellbinders A2 Modern Stationary.


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Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Creative Moment Challenge 132

Happy Wednesday

This time over at Creative Moments  the theme is as always Anything Goes and the optional twist is Pretty in Pink

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My card uses the image Princess


The design is based around MFT's Castle Die, after all what Princess does not deserve he own castle.
The grass tufts are from MFT's Mail Box set, and I also used their cloud stencil and a sentiment from Once upon a Time. The banner is an old SB set called Ribbon Banners.

Rick has so kindly put this card on his website a true honour 



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Monday, 27 November 2017

Outlawz Monday Greetings Challenge

Happy Monday

This week over at the Outlawz  the them is Anything Goes, and our lovely sponsor is


My card uses the image Lit Up Too Moose


I used Copic markers to colour the image and also add some colour to the background. I then cut the image with Spellbinders Card Creator Matting Basics A. The frame is also SB Branching Out. The DP is by Dovecraft  - Time to Sparkle and the die cut lights are LF - String of Ligts, these were cut out of inked vellum. The sentiment is from  LF - Lets Bokeh.



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Monday, 20 November 2017

Outlawz Monday Greetings Challenge

Happy Monday

This week over at The Outlawz it is the turn of Team B to create the inspiration for you, but as my lovely friend Linda is busy with some family stuff, I am jumping in this week.

The theme this week is "A Winter Holiday or Snow

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My card uses the image Santa Head


I coloured the image with Copic markers and used my Marvy Snow pen to create the fur on his hat.
I used a MFT Stitched Circle Scalloped Frame for the image and created the greenery with Concord & 9th's Take a Bough Dies. The berries are created out of red card using the tiny circle die from the set, I added some sparkle with a glitter pen and some Glossy Accents to add some dimension. The sentiment is from Avery Elle's stamp set of the same name and cut out and layered with Just Right's Antique Labels 1



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