Tuesday, 30 March 2010

Creative Card Crew Challenge....

Well its time for another Creative Card Crew Challenge and this fortnight its Maria's turn to set the theme and she as chosen :

Vintage / Aged

We have a fabulous sponsor which is Prairie Fairy

and the winner can choose 5 images of their choice from the online store.

We have Emma Lockley joining us as a GDT member for the next 4 challenges and Emma's work is stunning so please pop over to her blog to check out her stunning cards and to say hello. Its great to have you with us Emma. xxxx

Roberta from Prairie Fairy was kind enough to give the DT fabulous images to work with so please go check out the DT work HERE.

So for my card ive used this adorable image from Prairie Fairy which i have coloured in with promarkers and distressed.

The papers are DCWV which i have distressed with my tool and Tim holtz inks. Ive used my MSP (Doily Lace ) and the ribbon and button are from my stash.

I would like to enter this card into the following Challenge:

Our Creative Corner ( Ive followed the fabulous Sketch )

Thanks for looking and i hope you all have a great day.

Love & Hugs.

Paula xxxx

Friday, 26 March 2010

Feeling Fruity....

Good evening well can you believe it ive made yet another card wow theres no stopping me this week lol.

Ive made this card using a stamp from last years WOJ summer kit

Ive coloured the image in with promarkers and the papers are BG Nook & Pantry. The charm and pink & brown shimmer card is from the Hobby House and the flowers gems and ribbon are from my stash.

Im entering this card into the following challenges:
WOJ ( Ive followed the sketch )
Basic Grey ( Tutti Frutti )
Cupcake Craft Challenge ( Food & Drink )
Well that's all from me for today im not feeling too well think i may be coming down with a cold and im feeling pretty rough so im off to put my pj's on and snuggle on the settee.
I hope you all have a great weekend.
Love & Hugs
Paula xxxx

Thursday, 25 March 2010

A Baby Girl Card....

Hello ive made a Baby Girl card today using the first ever PB stamp i ever bought the cute baby hedgie in a basket.

For some reason i had the urge to hand stitch around my card why oh why i do not know lol it took me ages but after i had turned the air blue with my cursing because i made myself bleed countless times lol i'm quite happy with the end result but would you believe it the pic doesn't show it off very well so i give up lol.
The papers are a mixture yet again but as usual i cant remember lol sorry. The image is PB which ive coloured with promarkers. The charm came from BunnyZoe Crafts and the gems and ribbon are from my stash.
Ive made this card to fit in with the following challenges:
Penny Black Saturday Challenge ( Ive followed the fab sketch )
Die Cut Dreams ( New Beginnings )
Pile it on ( Furry Friends ) Now i know hedgie's are usually prickly but my baby hedgie has a furry tummy lol
Thanks for looking
Love & Hugs
Paula xxxx

Sunday, 21 March 2010

Wings of Hope....

I was very lucky last week because i won the Wings of Hope stamp that Sharon was giving away on her blog so id like to say a big big thank you to Sharon and to Denise who owns Whimsy Stamps the stamp arrived on Friday and i couldn't wait to ink it up so here's the card i made:

Isn't the image beautiful? and it was a joy to colour which ive done with promarkers and added touches of glamour dust. The papers are called Linen Closet by DCWV which i have distressed with my distressing tool and also used my Tim Holtz ink Faded Jean's. The ribbon gems and roses are from my stash.

Ive made this card to fit in with the following Challenges:

Sketch Saturday ( Followed their fab sketch )

Stamp Something ( Distress Something )

PollyCraft Challenge ( Sparkly Things )

Simon Says Stamp ( A Splash of Green )

Well that's all from me today thanks for looking and enjoy the rest of your weekend.

Love & Hugs

Paula xxxx

Friday, 19 March 2010

Meet Horace....

As soon as i got this months Craft Stamper magazine and saw Horace the dog i was in love lol hes so so cute so i had to make a card with him. Horace as been designed by Janet over at Pink Gem's.
He was an abosolute joy to colour in which i have done so with my Promarkers. The papers are a mixture of DCWV and K&CO. The flowers are made with the same paper to match and the gems pearls and ribbon are from my stash.

Ive made this card to fit in with the following Challenges:
A Gem of a Challenge ( Ive followed the sketch )
Papertake Weekly ( Colour Combo of Lilac & Lemon )
Crafty Creations ( Spots & Dots )
Thanks for looking and i hope you all have a fabulous weekend.
Love & Hugs
Paula xxxx

Tuesday, 16 March 2010

Going Dotty @ Creative Card Crew & The Winner of my Candy....

Hello well its time for another Creative Card Crew Challenge but before i tell you about it i thought you would all like to know who has won my Birthday Blog Candy that ran along side the Birthday Celebrations for CCC thanks for all your comments and fabulous entry's.
The winner is...........

Congratulations Jennifer please could you email me at CreativeCardCrew@gmx.co.uk ( my personal email is playing up at the moment ) with your postal details and i will get your prize off to you asap.

Right onto this fortnights challenge which has been set by the lovely Victoria and she has chosen the theme ...........

Going Dotty

We are sponsored by Crafty Addicts

and this is the fabulous prize that Heather has kindly given us

For my card i have made an Easter card

Isn't the cute PB duck adorable? Ive been after him for a while and i went to the Sincerely Yours craft show at Leigh on Saturday and there he was shouting at me to buy him lol. I bought these fabulous papers from the Hobby House stall but don't know the name of them sorry. The ribbon flowers brads & gems are from my stash and the sentiment is from a magazine.

This card fits in with the following Challenges:

Friday Sketcher's ( Ive followed their fab sketch )

Penny Black Saturday Challenge ( Spring Colours )

Crafty Calender Challenge ( Flower Power )

Challenge Up Your Life ( A Flower Compliment )

Paper Cutz Challenge ( Anything Goes )

Secret Crafter ( Anything Goes )

A Spoonful of Sugar ( Easter )

Cute Card Thursday ( Celebrations )

Susie's Sassy Challenge ( Easter )

The Pink Elephant ( Spring )

Well that's all from me for today thanks for looking hope you have a fabulous week

Love & Hugs

Paula xxxx

Tuesday, 2 March 2010

Happy 1st Birthday Creative Card Crew.

This fortnight at Creative Card Crew we are celebrating our 1st Birthday

We have fabulous prizes from 3 fantastic sponsors and a GDT place up for grabs and the DT have fabulous candys on their blogs to give away too and if thats not enough we have a special Guest Designer that has made a special project for us.

Ive set the theme this fortnight and the challenge is:


We have 3 fabulous sponsors with fabulous prizes which are:

Nikki has give us these fabulous High Hopes stamps

Heidi has given us a $20 gift Certificate
Sunshine Stamps have given us 3 digi images of the winners choice.
We also have a special guest designer and that is the lovely Sharon im so glad you agreed to come back for 1 last time Sharon you have been really missed and i just want to say a big thank you to you for all your help over the past year. xxxx

Now onto my Celebration card i made an easel card using my new WOJ stamp

The image is woj from the city girl collection which i have coloured in with my promarkers.

The flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts as is the white lace and the papers are a mixture and as usual i cant remember what they are lol. Ive use gold glimmer mist on the roses and the pearls are from my stash.

Now onto My Blog Candy giveaway:

My candy consists of the following:

WOJ Stamp ( Willow Dancing )
Wild Orchid Roses
Mixture of ribbons and lace

To be in with a chance of winning my candy please leave a comment BUT you MUST enter the Creative Card Crew Celebrations Challenge in order to enter.
The DT are also giving away candy too so please hop on over to there blogs.

Thank you to all who have entered the Creative Card Crew Challenge over the last year it means so much to us
Thank you
Love & Hugs