Sunday, February 17, 2013

Challenges 4 everybody #14

Hi all

A new challenge starts on Challenges 4 everybody today and the sponsors for this fortnight is Sassy Studios  and as always its anything goes

 I decided to use renaissance sassy, and have used papers from Venaissance, by Llewelyn-Bowen, I found a frame die cut I found in my stash which I had forgotten I had, lace pearls and flowers are from my stash, the picture is a little lob sided 

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges 
Anything goes - Vintage and Shabby chic
Sparkles- lace it up
digi designs- lace and pearls
Happy Campers- shabby chic

Thanks for Looking
Hugs Vicky 

Photo inspiration

Its the purples team turn for the new challenge over on Eclectic Ellapu this week and the theme is a photo inspiration, Andria has chosen a lovely picture to get your juices flowing for this challenge

I have used my new crafters companion ulti box board, with the heart topper, using some pink netting and lace and ribbon from my stash.

Hope you will join us for the weeks challenge

I would like to enter this box into the following challenges 
Hot shot craft- anything but a card
Crafty Creations- love/and hearts
Sarah Hurley- anything but a card
Sincerely Yours Creations- Valentine Love

Thanks for looking 
Hugs Vicky 



Its time for a new challenge over on Crafting when we can, this week we are sponsored by the fantastic Saturated Canary, and the theme is 


I have used up, up and away which can be found here, and decided to go for February's birthstone which is amethyst, so lots of purple. 

The papers are papermaina, die cuts are spellbinder and sizzix and punches are tonic and hobby craft, a perfect girly card for a party my son was invited to.

Hope you will join in the fun this fortnight and cant wait to see your creations

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges 
scrap bitz copics- Girly time
A gem of a challenge- dies and punches
Mema's Crafts- Hello doily
I love promarkers one for the girls
Crafts and me- doily heaven
shopping our stash- Birthday 

Thanks for stopping by
Hugs Vicky 

Saturday, February 16, 2013

Red, white and Grey

Hi all 

a new challenge has started over on Brown Sugar, this week the sponsor is Bugaboo, the theme is 

Red, White and Grey

I have used Edward Elephant present, which can be found here, the papers are from a paper book I have had for ages and the embossing is done with a sizzix board, also a jigsaw punch from x cut and the party brad is from my stash 

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges 
Card Makin Mamas- Birthday
 ABC challenge- Happy Birthday 
Forever Friends- Animals, birds or butterfly's

Thanks for looking 
Hugs Vicky 

Saturday, February 9, 2013

cake card

Hi again

I have wanted to make this cake card since I saw a fellow DT do one, its my friends daughters birthday tomorrow so a perfect excuse to make a girly card. Really fun to make, the only trouble I had was making the right size holes for the candles.

I have used a saturated canary image and the design papers are from papermania

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges 
joyful stampers- anything goes
Jelly Park - so sweet
peachy keen stamps- anything goes
sweet n sassy- pink and black
Sweet pea- use a digi

Thanks for looking
Hugs Vicky 

Your still the one

Hi all

I have had a great day crafting managed to get a head on some DT work and also made some cards just for fun, the first one I am sharing is a Valentines card for my hubby, 

I have used 'You are still the one' digi stamp from the SWALK cd rom, its our 10th wedding anniversary this year, cant believe how the time has flown so thought this was a great card for him, as he is still the one for me!

Papers are from my scrap box, tonic punch for the flowers and spellbinders die for the corner and the heart 

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges 
Crafters Companion- Love is in the air
Card Crafters Circle- Love is in the air
Totally paper craft- Valentines or love
Card Makin Mama- I am in the mood for love
Digi Haven- love
cute card thursday- love stuck

Thanks for stopping by
Hugs Vicky 

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Love for Books


Thought I would share my second new digi stamp this one is of cause is from saturated canary, what the librarian reads, and I had to enter the challenge over on Saturated Canary, so used three of the colours from the picture as inspiration, 

I have used a new script stamp to do my own background with distress ink, lace and flowers from my stash and corner spellbinders die

I would also like to enter into the following challenges with this card
I love promarkers- Happy Birthday
Lady Anns- anything goes
The crazy challenge- Its your birthday
Moving along with the times- only girls allowed
Thanks for stopping by
Hugs Vicky 

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Hearts and flowers

Hi All

I treated myself to some new digital stamps, so thought I would share a card I made with the one I got from Kenny K and also join in this weeks challenge, which is hearts and flowers.

I have used Brianna Blaster which can be found here, papers from docrafts chronologically range, and coffee papers which are free on raspberry road designs  the die cuts are spellbinders along with tim holtz  flowers die. The sentiment and border die are from crafty sentiments

I would also like to enter this card into the following challenges 
The corrosive Challenge- hearts and flowers
Crafty sentiment- anything goes
crazy amigo- hearts
craft room- make own embellishments 
Thanks for looking 
Hugs Vicky

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Black and White, Butterfly's

Hi again 

This post is for the new challenge that starts today on Challenges 4 everybody, as always its everything goes, and the sponser for this challenge is Bugaboo digi stamps, I have used Butterfly flower silhouette which can be found here

I have used design papers from a papermania paper pack and butterfly punch and ribbon from my stash, the circle sentiments I keep using since I got them from crafty sentiment designs just love them, so will most likly have them on every card I make!!!!!!!

I would to enter this card into the following challenges 
Natalie and Amy- something old something new (new image and punch, old design papers and dies)
Oozak- Fav colours (black and white)
Really Reasonable- monochrome with ribbon
sandy's crafty creations - anything goes with twist happy birthday
catch the bug- anything goes

Thanks for looking
Hugs Vicky 

Special Annverisary

Hi all 
Its the purples team turn this week over on Eclectic Ellapu, this weeks challenge is 

Special Wedding Anniversary 

I decided to get my ultimate pro and boxer board out and using a project on a crafters companion dvd made this project, after making it I wish I had used different colour card, but was trying to do 50th wedding Anniversary so wanted gold, but only had one sheet of gold coloured card 

anyway hope you will join us this week, check out the rest of the purples team inspiraations they are just gorgeous as usual 

I would like to enter this project into the following challenges
Sarah Hurley - anything but a card
Crafty Calender - love and marriage
crafty catz- anything but square

Thanks for looking
Hugs Vicky 

For the Boys

Hi all

A new challenge starts over on Crafting when we can, the sponsers this week is fantastic Kenny k and the theme is 

Slugs and Snails and Puppy Dog Tails - cards for boys

I have used airborne which can be found here, perfect for my sons friend, 
decided not to use design papers and kept to card, never usually use bright green, but really like the color with the black, I have embossed the black card with a sizzix star embossing board but my photos never seem to catch the embossing, some brads and buttons from my stash, and Tim Holtz gear dies

Looking forward to see all your boy cards

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges 
Whoopsi Daisy- Card or creation for a child
nana vic's- anything goes
Paper pretties- square cards
cards galore- one for the men
Thanks for stopping by
Hugs Vicky 

Friday, February 1, 2013

Go Red/Hearts

Hi all
Its time for a new challenge over on Brown Sugar  this week the theme is Go red/Hearts, the sponsor for this challenge is Digi Darla, I have used Be Mine Mouse which can be found here, The heart shape is from the Crafters Companion ulti box board, sizzix embossing board and some red ribbon from my stash

I would like to enter this creation into the following challenges
Delightful Challenges- Red and White
I Love Promarkers- Love is all around
Ruby's Rainbow- Valentines

Thanks for Stopping By 
Hugs Vicky