22 May 2015

HAPPY BIRTHDAY {Art by Mi Ran Showcase Blog}

{DT Project for Art by Miran}

Hope all of you are keeping well and having loads of creative fun. 

Our theme over at Art by Mi Ran's Showcase Blog for May is to use fibres.

I have used this beautiful girl called CHERRY BLOSSOM, created by the talented Mi Ran. She looks so at peace in the garden. Do yourself a favour and hop over to Mi Ran's Etsy shop and check out her awesome digi creations, here. You can purchase CHERRY BLOSSOM here.

The image has been coloured with Copics and dry chalks. The sentiment is from Paulette {Create with TLC} . The design papers, buttons and crocheted button flowers (which my darling SIL made for me) are from my stash. The folded corners have been created with a scallop square punch.  


I would like to venture over to the following challenges with this:

Craft Your Passion - ATG
Party Time Tuesdays - ATG
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge
Word Art Wednesday: Anything goes with uplifting sentiment
Sister Act Card Challenge - ATG
Through the Craft Room Door - ATG
Crafting from the Heart - ATG
Scribble and Scrap - ATG
Scrapbook Stamp Society - ATG


Thanks so much for stopping by. Hope you enjoyed your visit here. 
Crafty Hugs

19 May 2015

LOVE ENDURES ALL THINGS {POP Challenge 26 Perseverance}

This month our theme for Challenge #26 - MIDWAY POST at Path of Positivity is 

PERSEVERANCE

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson



I used the following beautiful image and sentiment set from DeeDees Digis - just click on the name of the image set below to take you directly to DeeDee's  Online Shop (thank you for the privilege to use this beautiful image set) :



I have used the pre-coloured image in the set. The flat pearls, chipboard flourishes, bling and design papers are from my stash. The sentiment is from Paulette {Create with TLC} .

  



We are extremely pleased to announce that Julie O. is our GDT for the October challenge. Julie is also on DigiStamps4Joy's design team with me.  Do yourself a favour and hop over to her blog to see her beautiful creative work.

Sparkle N Sprinkle is the sole sponsor for this POP challenge: They are offering up three prizes for this challenge, which will be:
  • $15.00 worth of digital images for the post or project that the DT deems most inspiring of the bunch.
  • $15.00 worth of  digital images for a person chosen in a random draw based on all entrants.
There will also  be:
  • One digital image from Creative Bug Digital Stamps for each person chosen as a DT Delight.
  • One digital designer paper (made to order in a few different ways) from D├ęcosse's Dynamite Doodles for one lucky voter who leaves a comment.
  • One digital sentiment for every single person who enters the challenge
Hope you will play along this month, so come on link your GROWTH creations to Path of Positivity Challenge No.25. Can't wait to see your creations.  
   
Once again I would love to try my hand at the following challenges with this creation:

Crafting from the Heart - ATG
Word Art Wednesday: Anything goes with uplifting sentiment
Sister Act Card Challenge - ATG
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge
613 Avenue Create - ATG + Optional Twist
Crafting with an Attitude - ATG + Spring Fever
Card Mania - Pearls and Swirls
Crafty Time - Anything New (first time I have used these chipboard flourishes with the flat pearls)
Creatalicious - Butterflies
Scribbles Designs - B is for (Butterflies)
Crafty Sentiments - ATG (1/1)
Inky Chicks - Pearls
Papertake Weekly - With a Heart
Through the Craft Room Door - ATG


Your visits here and the love you leave behind are truly treasured - thanks so much.
Crafty Hugs

17 May 2015

YOUR DAY {Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge 10}

{IT's YOUR DAY}

So here is my third design team project for Lil Patch of Crafty Friends and, also for the very first time, using this beautiful image from FAERY INK called
Granmargaret Fairy.

The super adorable little faerie has been coloured with Copics.  The brads, crochet flowers, buttonsand design papers are from my stash.  The flourishes have been stamped with Chiswick acrylic stamps.

The sentiment is from Paulette {Create with TLC}.  


Hop over to Lil Patch of Crafty Friends and enter your creation for Challenge 10.  The theme is always ANYTHING GOES - it can't get any easier.


Once again I would love to try my hand at the following challenges with this creation:

Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge
613 Avenue Create - ATG + Optional Twist
Word Art Wednesday: Anything goes with uplifting sentiment
Sister Act Card Challenge - ATG
Inspiration Destination - ATG
Crafting from the Heart - ATG
Craft Your Passion - ATG
Scribble and Scrap - ATG
Clear it Out - Green Things (green crochet flowers and white buttons have been in my stash for more than a year)
Crafters Cafe - Feminine
Pennys Paper Crafty - More than one fold (folded flower and centre step design)
CRAFT - Birthday + Hop
Crafting with an Attitude - ATG + Spring Fever
The Outlawz Twisted Thursday - Add Flowers
Craft for the Craic - Wings
Creative Corner - Spring is in the Air
A Gem of a Challenge - More than one Fold (centre step desing + folded flower)
Hiding in my Craft Room - Button Up

Thank you for your wonderful visits here and all the love you leave behind.


Crafty hugs

13 May 2015

CLASSIC BIRTHDAY {Fresh Brewed Designs - Ribbon or Twine Challenge}

Ribbon and Twine Challenge
FRESH BREWED DESIGNS

A lovely challenge is currently running over at Fresh Brewed Designs which is USE RIBBON and/or TWINE. I have used this beautiful elegant lady called SPRING LADY, which you can purchase here. Also visit Fresh Brewed Designs' Facebook Page to join in all the fun and surprises, here.

She has been coloured with Copics and dry chalks.  The flowers have been created with a flower punch. The design papers, crochet flowers and photo corners are from my stash. The sentiment is from CREATE WITH TLC.


I would love to try my hand at the following challenges with this creation:

613 Avenue Create: Anything Goes + Optional Twist
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge
Inspiration Destination - ATG
Word Art Wednesday - ATG with Inspirational Sentiment
Scrapbook Stamp Society - ATG
Sister Act - ATG
Crafting from the Heart - ATG
Craft Your Passion - ATG
Through the Craft Room Door - ATG
Crafters Cafe - Feminine
Crafting by Designs - Flowers
Crafting for all Seasons - Birthday with 4 of something (4 pink photo corners)
Pennys Paper Crafty - More than one fold (centre step card design)
Get Creative - For the Ladies or Mothers Day
Perfectly Rustics - Use 3 of Something (3 flowers)
Cupcake Inspirations - Photo Inspiration

One Stitch at a Time - ATG with a special lady
Creative Corner - Pink Galore


Thank you for taking the time to stop by here at my little space in blog land.
My sincere apologies for not getting round to visiting your beautiful blogs and leave some love.  
Life is definitely in the way at the moment and keeping me from fun things. 
Promise I will be visiting all of you in due course - all the love you have left here has been saved.
Thank you for understanding xxx

Crafty Hugs

08 May 2015

SMILES {Art by Mi Ran Showcase Blog}

{DT Project for Art by Miran}

Hope all of you are keeping well and looking forward to having fun in May, yes can you believe it that 2015 has already progressed to May. 

Our theme over at Art by Mi Ran's Showcase Blog for May is to use fibres.

I have used this cute lovable little girl called SWEET LINDA, created by the talented Mi Ran. She looks so pretty with her lovely dress, pretty flower in the hair and all. Do yourself a favour and hop over to Mi Ran's Etsy shop and check out her awesome digi creations, here. You can purchase SWEET LINDA here.

The image has been coloured with Copics and dry chalks. The sentiment is from Paulette {Create with TLC} . The design papers, bling, hearts and crocheted button flowers (which my darling SIL made for me) are from my stash.  




I would like to venture over to the following challenges with this:

Craft Your Passion - ATG
Party Time Tuesdays - ATG
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge
Word Art Wednesday: Anything goes with uplifting sentiment
Sister Act Card Challenge - ATG
Through the Craft Room Door - ATG
Crafting from the Heart - ATG
Scribble and Scrap - ATG
Scrapbook Stamp Society - ATG


Thanks so much for stopping by. Hope you enjoyed your visit here. 
Crafty Hugs