Sunday, 27 April 2008

Tag your'e it!!

I'm really getting in to all this Tagging lark, this week at is to use a picture slide on your tag.

  • Picture slide~ from a kit from Poundland.
  • CS ~ Papermania.
  • Stamp ~ Whisper's.
  • PP ~ "Cup Cake" Basic Grey.
  • Grommet ~ Making Memories.
  • Watercolour Pencils ~ Derwent.
  • Ribbon from Stash

Caardvarks "Black & white +1"

The latest challenge for Caardvarks is to Create a card using Black & White + 1 other colour,
  • CS ~ Papermania
  • Watercolour paper ~ Daler-Rowney
  • Stamps ~ QKD
  • PP ~Dovecraft Amythest Floral Prints
  • Rbbon ~ Recycled from Xmas Gift
  • Ink ~ Stazon, Black. Pretty Colour , Red

DCM " Most Distressing"

I just love distreesing bit of paper.......... Challenge was to produce a card with a bit of wear and tear to it. Ive used this weeks sketch from
  • CS ~ Papermania.
  • BP ~ Cosmo Cricket " Honey Pie"
  • PP & Grand Adhesion Butterfly ~ K&co "Mira"
  • Inks ~ "Spiced Marmalade" Distress Inks, Tim Holtz & Colorbox Queue Chalk Ink.
  • Birds and Swirls ~ Cuttlebug Embossing Folder.
  • Stamp ~ All Night Media.

Arty Girlz - Handmade Background

At Arty Girlz this week the challenge has been set by Guest Designer Paula from Mini Book Pixie blog who says:

"I love patterened paper very much but it is far too easy to whack on cards etc. So for my theme, I want to see handmade backgrounds. Get those fingers inky & painted & make a custom piece of paper/card for your design" Ive used

  • cream Hammered finish CS ~ Papermill shop
  • "Brushed Cordroy" & "Peeled Paint" Distress Ink ~ Tim Holtz
  • Archaic PP ~ Basic Grey
  • Dino Stamps ~ Basic Grey
  • Alphabet Shape Cutter ~Fiskar's
  • Make-up Sponges ~ Poundland
  • String from Stash

I made the background by sponging the ink directly on to the card. Has some blog candy which asks to create something you don't usually make well this is my first door hanger so I think I can count this!!