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Saturday, 5 November 2016

Bugaboo GDT - Anything Goes Challenge

Good morning and today I sahre my GDT for Bugaboo Stamps.
I was so chuffed when i won 2 months GDT way back in July seems such a long time ago.
So today we have over at BUGABOO  Saturday Challenge Blog
Everyones Fave
so i am expecting lots of entries
Cant wait to see what you make
For my card I have made a Birthday Card now this could be a Belated card as the image is called
Snails - belated birthday available from the shop HERE

I coloured the image with promarkers 
All DP are from my stash still using up loads of fab older papers
Green wide Grograin ribbon
Spellbinders music die which has gilding wax on.
Olive green card embossed with Couture creations Grand JoJo
Well hope you like my card and now head on over and checkout the other samples
Lots of fabulous images in the shop so why not treat yourself and come and join us.
The New Releases (everyTuesday) are up in the Store and are amazing! Take a look and if you see something that is a must have they're 50% off for the week so don't delay!
Thanks for popping by and have a lovely weekend

Friday, 4 November 2016

Crafty Catz challenge - ANYTHING GOES with a optional twist

Good morning and wow where did that week go.
Well the children are back to school here so a little quieter.
Hope your well!.
I have had the dreaded Lurgie and it has played havoc with my stomach.
lets hope next week i am skipping round 
Well this week it is Cindys turn to host and she has picked everyones fave
but if you like a challenge as the team have
A DAY FOR DAISIES who kindly allowed the team to pick a image.
For mine i went with this cutie Christmas tree Time

I went with a White theme with lots of different textures in card.
image coloured with promarkers
Lots of glitter and some gold and white texture ribbons 7 lace
Dies are Tim holts , Xcut ovals, Savy snowflake and another snowflake die from Ebay
Pearls and Kraft card base
Well hope you like this is a big 8x8inch card hope you dont think the image got lost in it.
Well look forward to seeing your entry in Linky and are you taking our snowflake challenge
Well pop back tomorrow as i have my 1st Saturday GDT for Bugaboo.
Thanks for calling by
Aud Sentiments Challenge 2W,E5  #167 Cute + A Sentiment
Cardz 4 Galz 2W,3E #34 Fairytale/Fantasy 
Moving along with the Times 2W,3E #32 Cute Animals
Sasayaki Glitter Challenge Blog M, 1st Thursday, F, E3 - Winter

Christmas at Sweet Stampin' - Glitter & Sparkle
Crafting By Designs - W, F, 3E Anything Goes
Fab 'n' Funky - W,1E, C10 - #325 Animals
Inspiration Destination - W, F - Anything Goes
A Snowflakes Promise 2WE3, Must be Christmas/winter themed  #32 - The Seasons
Deep Ocean Challenge 2W - #141 - use Die Cuts or Punches
Fairy Tale - 2W, 2E No. 154 - Monochromatic- WON
Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge 2W, 2E, C10, Must be Christmas - #84 - Trees or Christmas Trees 
Passion For Promarkers Challenge W must use promarkers - #370 Tweetmas Wishes (Christmas card with a bird)- Top Five
Sunny Day Crafting - W - #21 Anything Goes
Unicorn Challenge M, 1st Tuesday of M, E3, No fully digital projects November - Snow/Snowflakes
The Merry Christmas Challenge - W, 1E per day, Christmas cards and tags only - Anything Christmas TOP SPOT
Allsorts  W,3E  #387 Let's Make a Start on Christmas- 
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas W,must be Christmas  #305 Anything CHristmas Goes
A Bit More Time to Craft (2W, P1/15, E3) Always Anything Goes
Classic Design Team Open Challenge (M, P1, E3, Must be a DT creation) Always Anything Goes 

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

Julia Spiri Stamps challenge - ATG with option

Good morning and a new month! 
Now this can only mean that it is time for a new challenge at Julia Spiri Stamps
As always our challenge is
but if you fancy a twist then like the Design Team 
Try a different colouring method
you are welcome to use other makes of stamps to join us but we would love you to use one of Julias
Most important is that you come and join us.
So here is my card using Little Gnome which is available from the shop HERE
I have used my Distressed Ink pads and coloured my image. I usually use them to shade my papers and card and do my ground work.

I didnt have any watercolour card that would go through my printer so used some smooth card.
Kept it CAS with just some faux stitching and matted onto some olive pearl card.
Some pearls in same colour and some trendy Twine I recently won.
Well what do you think.
lots more practice I think and some watercolour card 
Leave me a comment have you any tips do you use distressed inks.
So head on over and checkout what other methods the team have been playing with.
Remember this is a optional twist and our challenge is ANYTHING GOES
Here are some links where you can find Julias work
Esty Shop
Challenge Blog
FB Fan Group
Facebook Page
Julia Spiri on Pinterest
Julia Spiri on Google+

Look forward to seeing your entry and bye for now.
Crafty Sentiment Designs W, 1E, SIO - Anything Goes
Lemon Shortbread 2W, E3, no digital projects Always Anything Goes 
Sunny Day Crafting - W - #21 Anything Goes 
Get Creative Challenges - 2W, 3E - (Week 1) Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - 2W (1st & 3rd Sun) E3 Always Anything Goes
Crafty Friends Challenge 2W, 3E, #43 Anything Goes
Simply Papercraft - 2WE3 - No. 39 (W2 of 2) - Anything Goes
Cardz 4 Galz 2W,3E #34 Fairytale/Fantasy