Tuesday, 29 April 2008

Elegant Embossing PTW

Tuesday and its raining again :(, it is suppose to brighten up a bit later, so fingies crossed!! Got all my housework jobs done this morning, so I had some time to sit down a make a card, in the morning too, never happened before LOL!!! I used a sketch I had used for a challenge last week and had yet another play with Basic Grey ( I am having a serious addiction with this paper, love it!)
This is what I managed to create on 1 cup of coffee! Mandyxx

Monday, 28 April 2008

And another!!!

just had a hour to spare and had this idea in my head! This is what I came up with! Mandyxx

Another one!!!

Todays challenge was set by moi, to keep Sandie and myself crafting and from doing housework :) Using a sketch from Katherinas wonderful blog, this is what I created!

Saturday, 26 April 2008

Rainy day challenge

End of another week and it is raining all day!! So another challenge set between myself and Sandie to keep us out of trouble!! Sandie found this wonderful sketch, I will get the link later today and post up. I used the gorgeous papermania exquiste paper pack, one of my favorites and finished off with blossoms, ribbon and buttons, more favorites!! LOL!! Have a lovely day! Mandyxx

Thursday, 24 April 2008

Thursdays Challenge

Another card using a sketch from here. I decided to go with brights today, seeing that it is raining on and off all day! Thanks for looking, Mandyxx

Wednesday, 23 April 2008

Wednesday card challenge

Another one to keep us busy! lol!! Sketch found by Sandie. Thought I would go with blues today, trying to steer clear of green and pink, bet I wont last a few days! lol! Thanks for looking, Mandyxx

Mondays Card Challenge!

Tuesday, 22 April 2008

My blog is sick!

I cant load any pics to my blog, it needs a doctor, dont know what is wrong with it (CRY CRY)!! So I can not show off my latest creations, sob sob : (

Thursday, 17 April 2008

Wednesday Card Challenge

I set another card challenge for Sandie and myself, using a sketch from the little book of sketches. Sorry I am late posting this up! Mandyxx

Tuesday, 15 April 2008

Tuesday LO Challenge

Set by Sandie AGAIN! LOL!!!! my turn tomorrow I think! Anyhoooooo I used a photo we took on sunday and tried to take it from there using the sketch that sandie found for us. I used Scenic route, bobunny, ki memories and sentiments are by K&Co, a good mix of my favorites there, finish off with a pin and button. This did not photograph well, the colour of the pink paper has been lost, but hey you get the jist of it. Tfl, mandyxx

Monday Card Challenge

Another week another set of challenges!!! Sandie has set this one a card using a sketch, details of sketch over on Sandies blog. Mandyxx

Friday, 11 April 2008

Friday Card Challenge

Another one!! LOL We had to have one to finish off the week, this one is done using products from Docrafts, as I have a demo tomorrow I am going to use this as one of my samples, and the sketch is from here. Tfl, Mandyxx

Thursday, 10 April 2008

Thursday LO Challenge

Challenge today was set by Sandie, to create a LO using a sketch. I have been meaning to scrap this pic for ages, its is one of my mam, taking on my first birthday, cant believe how young she looks!!! I decided to match the papers with the colours from our lovely wallpaper and mams dress, tfl, Mandyxx

Tuesday, 8 April 2008

Tuesday Night Challenge

Another one, for Sandie and myself, or should I say the real life desparate housewifes!!! On a roll at the moment, or somthing like that, another card challenge using a Pink Petticoat image and a sketch from Papertake Weekly, using elsie "claire" range papers (again, ya gotta love em) Had a bit of a fight with my dimension glaze, but all was resolved and we are now best friends again! lol!! Mandyxx

Monday night makes

Using my fav's, stamps, alchol inks, ribbon and basic grey, I had another play making some cards. My crafting mojo has really come back with a vengance.....I like it!!!!!! :) Mandyxx

Monday, 7 April 2008

A monday afternoon paper challenge!!

I set Sandie and myself a LO challenge using Sketch No. 54 from Got Sketch Blog using the papers we bought from Annemarie over at The Scrapbook Store
I love "love elsie" range "Claire" the colours are yummy and make me feel happy. So anyway here is what I created!!! TFL Mandyxx

Tweet Tweet

I love this guy, thanks Sandie!!! I have to get out of my pink and green phase though, I cant stop, even my home is slowly but surely turning pink and green too!!!!!! Another card to add to my pile for the Birthday List over on CS

Addicted to paper!!!

God ya gotta love paper, not only can you make cards, LO's but the list of possiblities are endless, you can create so much, all those beautiful colours, designs, textures, just sends me into a frenzy!!! Anyhooooo here is a frame, made from MDF, that has been decorated with gorgeous paper, and finished off with some blossoms. Still deciding on what pic's of the kiddos to use in it!!! Hope you likey, Mandyxx