Thursday, 29 November 2007

Caardvarks "Rubon's" Challenge
This card is for the Caardvarks Rubon's Challenge the butterfly,flower and wording are K&co Rubon Magic , the papers and the chipboard letter are from the K&co Hannah Colection
Ive used this weeks sketch from Di Hickman

Wednesday, 28 November 2007

CPS 41#

this card is for this weeks CPS Sketch (41#) the backing papers are more of the Basic Grey Figgy Pudding Collection, unfortunately no matter where i put the card to photograph it I got the glare on the chipboard lable, it reads Happy Christmas ad is from a selection at papermainia .

Tuesday, 27 November 2007

The Slings @ The Brickmakers Arms, Norwich!

Fantastic gig at the brickies tonight!!!!!!!!!!
They went down a treat.

Aidens Creations

Aiden my 5yr old has been off school poorly for a few days, this is what he's been up to! the snowman card he has made for his teacher and the Power Ranger picture is to put on his bedroom wall.

Di Hickmans Sketch 3# Nov

This card is for Di Hickmans Sketch 3 # Nov
The papers are my favourite Shabby princess (AGAIN!!!!!!!) and the diecut/ embossed xmas trees were a freebie from a magazine,sorry can't remember which!

Alison's Birthday card!

Ths is the card I made for my friend Alisons 40th birthday, she loves victoriana so as you can imagine she loved her card. Happy Birthday Ali! xx

Sketch this cards 33#

Sketch this cards 33# This card is made using my latest discovery, K&co Rub on Magic, rub on adhesive for glitter. There are loads of gorgeous motifs to choose from and they are much easier to use than normal rub ons. The floral paper is from DCWV Teen stack.

Monday, 26 November 2007

Papertake weekly Challenge......O Christmas Tree

Im a bit behind with the Challenges this week, this card is for Papertake weekly's "O Christmas Tree" Challenge and also for DCM Santas Little Extra Helper Bauble, Bells & Bows.
The Baubles are made from Jingle bells from Lakeland. I use these quite a bit in my xmas cards!

Sunday, 25 November 2007


I've been Multi-tasking again this week,

I've used Sketch 40# from this weeks Challenge.

Ribbons for this weeks,

the flowers are Prima 'Got Daisies' for

and finally the brads in the centre of the flowers are button shaped for button wisdom Challenge.

The papers are from DCWV retro stack.

Monday, 19 November 2007

Magicdivas thursday Challenge "Animals"

Two card for Magicdiva's Thursday Challenge "Animals"
For both cards I've used See d's Christmas Animal stamps and Shabby Princess holiday papers
The sentiment on the dog card reads "have a barking good time"

Sketch this cards 32

Sketch This Cards 32 I love the papers on this , they are from Shabby Princess

Sunday, 18 November 2007

Papertake weekly Challenge "Snow"

Papertake weekly Challenge "Snow" Isn't he cute, I like my little Snowman. The snowman, earmuffs and mittens are from Stickerpotamous jolees boutique and the "Brrrrrr" stamp is a See'd stamp from Sugar loaf

Triple Challenge card!

I'm trying to be clever now!!!!!! This card covers 3 challenges, Firstly Ive used the Sketch from this weeks Di Hickman Challenge The mofit is a double heart for the Artzy Girls "Hearts " Challenge and then the "Golden Highlights" Challenge from the girls at DCM with the gold ribbon and the smaller of the hearts embossed in gold!

The Slings Rock...........

James is the Lead Guitarist for the "The Slings", he joint Gilly,J, Tom & Arf in March 2007 and they started gigging in June, just covers at first but they got their heads together over the summer and have produced some really great souning tunes( yes ok so I AM biased!!!!!!)
They will be playing at various venues in Norwich over the next month before heading off to a studio to produce their first Demo E.P.

Saturday, 17 November 2007

Scrummy Stash Cafe "pockets"

Scrummy Stash Cafe " Pockets" Ive used K&co Kimberley Hodges Patchwork Papers, Silk & Mulberry flowers, funky fibre and a peel-off filled in with sakura souffle pens.

Card positioning systems 39#

Card Positioning Systems 39# Base card is stamped with a mini poinsettia stamp . The florish was made by hand using a versa mark pen with gold embossing powder and finished with a silk poinsettia flower.

Wednesday, 14 November 2007

Santa's Little Helper 4 Piles of Parcels

DCM Santa's Little Helper 4 Piles of Parcels
For this challenge I've use Shabby princess Winter papers, 6mm satin ribbon and some little bells from a embellishment kit from Poundland

DCM Challenge "Getting Corrugated"

Here's my card for the DCM "Getting Corrugatted" Challenge. the criteria was...... "My dare this week is to use some corrugated card on your card - it could be corrugated craft card or an old box etc. taken to pieces :) You could make the card blank from it or die cut shapes etc..." Sort of lost my Mojo with this one I found this one quite difficult!

Sunday, 11 November 2007

Papertake weekly Challenge- Get well

This is my entry into this weeks Papertake weekly challenge. I've made the "Get Well" lable into a teabag tag

More Blog Challenges!!!!!!!

I was a bit late with this one( day's muddled), Oh well better late than never!!!!!!! This is for CPS sketch 38# The Inspiration for this card was taken from a pair of rubber gloves I was given at xmas last year. This is for the Artzy Girlz "bling" Challenge I've been at it again withthe Stamp'n'bond, this is my entry for the Wednesday Stampers "leaves" challenge

Sketch this Cards Challenge 31

This is my take on the Sketch this cards weekly challenge. the baubles are made from vellum tags.

Sunday, 4 November 2007


Today I went to cheer on James and two of his friends as they took part in the Hellrunner Challenge. This is a run of approximately 12 miles through, mud, bogs and rivers. He completed this in 1hr 56 mins and then drove all the way from Hampshire back to Norfolk with me sleeping in the car( Hee Hee)
James is no 2643