Sunday, December 28, 2008

Cupcake Craft Challenges #19 - Printables

the Cupcake Craft Challenge #19 - this week was to use a printable, so I used the present printable from one of the Pink Petticoat Christmas Collections. I needed to make some Christmas Thank You cards so this challenge was my motivation.

PP - Kaisercraft
Rhinestones - Kaisercraft
Image - Pink Petticoat
Stamp - Fiskars
Image coloured with MCPT

Have a nice day

Friday, December 12, 2008

7 Christmas Cards

I made these 7 cards using Pink Petticoat downloaded paper and images - I made them in one night and that is amazing for me.
Have a nice day

Sunday, December 7, 2008

Christmas Card

This card was made from inspiration/card lift from Jeannie Phillips from the Cricut Message board - she makes amazing cards.

Have a nice day.

This Thursday Challenge #24

I made this card using This Thursday Challenge #24 Mistletoe & Wine - I used the colour scheme.
Have a nice day.

Friday Sketchers #31 & Pink Petticoat Blog Candy

I made this card using Friday Sketchers #31 sketch by Claudia and using Pink Petticoat Papers and image.

Have a nice day.

Sunday, November 30, 2008

Friday Sketchers Challenge #30

I used Friday Sketchers Challenge #30 for this card for my sister to give to her friend - she like purple.

Cardstock - Bassill
Flowers - Stash

Have a nice day

Christmas Card - Dear Friends

I made this card for my sister to give to her friends - the idea of using deer's and the sentiment came from Shelly from the Cricut Message Board.
PP - Stash
Cricut - GBS - Oval cut at 4" - 3 3/4" - 3 1/2" (I think)
Cricut - JOTS - Deers cut @ 3"
Sentiment - Computer Generated
Have a nice day.

Pink Petticoat Download - Christmas Card

I made this card using a Pink Petticoat Download image and paper, I coloured the image with chalk and used Kindy Glitz for the hat.

PP - Pink Petticoat

Image - Pink Petticoat



Kindy Glitz

Have a nice day

Christmas Card

I used my new Basic Grey Wassil paper pad for this card, I love the way the card turned out.

PP - Basic Grey Wassil
Cricut - Christmas - Lamp Post Sign cut @ 2 1/2"
Stamped Sentiment

Have a great day.

This Thursday - Challenge # 23

This card is for a challenge over at This Thursday - Challenge # 23 - Lime, Pink & Brown.
PP - Pink Petticoat Download
Cricut - CC - Tree cut @ 4" Blackout
Card stock - Bazzill - Lime Green
Stamp - sentiment

Have a great day.

Monday, November 24, 2008

Blog Candy Alert - Rima's Stuff Blog

Rima is giving away some yummy blog candy in celebration of reaching 5000 hits on her blog. Go over and visit her Here she has some wonderful creations.

Have a nice day.

November Card Swap Cards

I made these 4 cards for the Cricut MB Aussie Card Swap using my new cartridge Wild Card.
The image of the owl is a download from Pink Petticoat (thank you to Enfys from Going Buggy & Cricut MB for making me want some of these images and buying a few of them)

Cricut - Wild Card - Doily - cut @ 5 1/4"
Cricut - AE - Flower - cut @ 4 1/2"
Kaisercraft - Rhinestones
Image - Pink Petticoat Download & coloured using MCPT

Have a nice day.

Monday, November 17, 2008

30th Birthday - Card, Album & Bag

I made these for my nieces 30th Birthday - She loves Purple.
Cardstock - White Core
Cuttlebug - Happy Birthday Embossing Folder, With Love - Border Embossing Folder & Swiss Dots
Kaisercraft - Rhinestones
Cricut - PS - 30 Cut @ 2 1/2" and embossed
Kaisercraft - album
PP - Doodlebug Design
Cardstock - Prisma
Cricut - PS - Name cut @ 1 1/2"
Cricut - WIMG - Flowers cut @ 1 1/4"
Rhinestones - Kaisercraft
Ribbon - Stash
Rub-On - MM
White Plain Bag from stash
Ribbons - stash
Cricut - Wild Card - Happy Birthday cut @ 5"
Cricut - PS - 30 cut @ 2" various styles
Before I gave her the bag I doodled the Happy birthday and added rhinestones around the bag.
Thank you for looking.
Have a nice day.

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

I won again - Blog Candy on Enfys site.

I won some wonderful Inkadinkadoo Stamps on Enfys blog, you can visit her blog Here
Enfys is a very generous lady and so talented so please visit her site for some amazing inspirational ideas.
I would like to thank Enfys so much for the chance to win these stamps.

Have a nice day.

Lucky Me I won Friday Sketchers #26

I would like to thank Friday Sketchers for the chance to enter and win last week's sketch by
Jacqueline. Thank you also to the sponsor of last weeks prize which was a collection of different embellies from Kort & Godt.
I look forward to receiving my prize to use the embellies in future Friday Sketchers Challenges.

Have a nice day.

Friday Sketchers #27

I made this card for this weeks challenge at Friday Sketchers - #27.

Paper - DCWV - The Pocket Full of Posies Stack
Cardstock - DCWV - Coloured White Core Paper Stack
Stamped Image - received in a card swap - coloured using MCPT
Assorted Fowers
Kindy Glitz
Assorted Ribbons - I layered the purple ribbon on top of the orange ribbon
Glitter Chalk
Wording - computer generated.

Thank you for looking and have a nice day.

Monday, November 10, 2008

Welcome Home Tweet Home Card

My SIL has been overseas and she is always saying that she does not receive any of my handmade cards - so I made her this for when she returns.

Paper - K&Company - Urban Rhapsody

Cardstock - Bazzill

Ink - Colorbox Fluid Chalk

Cricut - SYI - Birdhouse cut @ 3 1/2"

Cricut - JOTS - Doves cut @ 1 1/2"

Cricut - Jasmine - Corners cut @ 5 1/2"

Button - Making Memories


Have a nice day.

Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Basic Grey #9 & Friday Sketchers #26

I made this card using the Friday Sketchers #26 sketch and the theme from Basic Grey #9 - Christmas.

Basic Grey - Figgy Pudding Pack Papers
Cricut - JOTS - Santa cut @ 3 1/2
Cricut - GBS - Oval cut @ 4 1/4
Rub-On - Kaisercraft
Cuttlebug Embossing Folder - Decorations
Flowers - variety

Have a nice day

Sunday, November 2, 2008

Blog Candy Alert

Lana is giving away some yummy blog candy in celebration of becoming a Design Team Member for regina's cutting Designs - which is well deserved - go over and visit Lana's blog she has some wonderful creations.

Have a nice day

Wednesday, October 29, 2008

BasicGrey Challenge #8 - Shapes & Card Swap Card

I made this card for our Aussie Card Swap on the Cricut MB and realised it can be used for the BasicGrey Challenge #8 Shapes.

Paper - Basic Grey - Figgy Pudding - Wonderful
Ribbon - from Stash
Cuttlebug - Ornament Embossing Folder & Swiss Dots Embossing Folder
Cricut - Tree - CC - cut @ 2" Shadow & Blackout
Cricut - Square - GBS - cut @ 2"
Cricut - Circle - GBS - cut @ 1 1/2"
Stamp - Paper Craft - Expressions Clear Cling Stamps
Rhinestones - Kaisercraft

Have a nice day.

Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Get Well Cards

This card was totall scraplifted from a Cricut Message Board Member - Thank you.

Inside Card - We hope things turn around for you soon.

Paper - Unknown
Card Stock - Bazzill
Cricut - This End Up - GS cut @ 3"
Cricut - Fragile - GS cut @ 1 1/2"

Inside card - You will still be sick.

Paper - Kaisercraft - Pet's Paradise
Cricut - Sick as a Dog - PP cut @ 3"
Cricut - Photo Corners - Jasmine @ 4 1/2"
Computer Generated Wording
Cuttlebug - Mosaic Embossing Folder

Have a nice day.

Birthday Card

Paper - All My Memories
Cardstock - Bazzill
Cricut - Circles - George
Cricut - Photo Corners - Jasmine @ 5"
Stamp - Penny Black - Bubbly
Kindy Glitz
KaiserCraft - Rhinestones
Cuttlebug - Swiss dots Embossing Folder

Have a nice day.

Sunday, October 19, 2008

Friday Sketchers #24

I made this card using Friday Sketchers #24.
I am very new at colouring stamped images - so please don't look too hard at the image you will see all of the imperfections - I used faber castel pencils and baby oil.
Stamped Image - received as a RAK from my Cricut MB friend - Sharonskippy.
Papers - Kaisercraft - Cheers
Sentiment - Rub-On - Kaisercraft
Large Brads - unknown
Circle - Cricut - George cut @ 5 1/4"
Thank you for looking and have a nice day.

Thursday, October 16, 2008

2S4Y - Kazan #11 Challenge

This is a card made using Kazan's #11 sketch from 2S4Y.

PP - Kaisercraft
Rhinestones - Kaisercraft
Fiskars - Holly Border Punch
Cricut - George - Circles cut @ 2 1/2" & 2 3/4"
Rub-On Wording - Kaisercraft

Have a nice day.

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

DCM Challenge - Bright & Take 3 Mid Week

This is my entry for the DCM challenge - Bright and I also used the DCM Take 3 mid week sketch.

PP - free paper packs from a craft magazine

Happy Birthday - Stamped


Cricut - Storybook - Swirl cut @ 1 1/2"

Have a nice day.

Sunday, October 12, 2008

Basic Grey Challenges #6 & Friday Sketchers #23

I made this card using Friday Sketchers #23 and using the challenge over at Basic Grey Challenges #6 Color Combo.

Papers - Basic Grey - Figgy Pudding - Festive & Nestled
Fibre - Basic Grey Figgy Fibre
Misc Red & Green Cardstock
Cricut - CC - Ornament cut @ 2 3/4"
Cricut - George - Oval cut @ 2"
Oval - George
Misc Clear stamp
Black Staz On Ink
White Versa Ink
Cuttlebug Embossing Folder - Ornaments

Have a nice day

Friday, October 10, 2008

Cupcake Craft Challenge #8

I made this card using Cupcake Craft Challenge #8.

DCWV - Girl Nursery Paper
DCWV - White Core Paper
Fiskars Birthday Stamps
Cuttlebug embossing folder - Swiss Dots
Cricut - Pooh Font - 5 @ 3"

Have a nice day.

Sketches {by tamara} #65

This is a quick card I made using Sketch #65 from Sketches {by tamara}.

Happily Ever After Paper
Gel Pen
Cricut - AE - flower @ 2" & 1"

Have a nice day

2S4Y - Laura #10

This is my take on Laura's #10 sketch on 2S4Y.

Paper - Basic Grey - Figgy Pudding - Shiver
Bazzill Cardstock
Kindy Glitz
Snowflake Glitter Stickers
Kindy Glitz
Cricut - Christmas Cheer - Snowman Head @ 2 1/2"
Penny Black Stamp

Have a nice day

Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Friday Sketchers #22

I made this card for the challenge over at Friday Sketchers and I could also use it for The Cuttlebug Spot Challenge.

Sorry about the photo it does not do the colours justice.

Cardstock - DCWV - White Core
PP - K&Company - Berry Sweet Paper Stack
Ribbons - HOTP - Citrus
Cuttlebug Embossing Folder - Birds & Swirls
Cuttlebug Cut & Emboss Folder - Butterflies
Wording - K&Co Chipboard

Have a nice day

The Cuttlebug Spot Challenge #2 Sanding

I used the challenge from The Cuttlebug Spot for this card.

Cuttlebug Embossing Folders: Happy Birthday & Mosaic Tiles
Cricut: Graphically Speaking - Ten @ 3"
Cricut: Fabulous Finds - Paperclip @ 1 1/2"
Cardstock - DCWV - White Core

Have a nice day

Sunday, October 5, 2008

2s4y Kazan #10 & Basic Grey Challenges #5

My very first Challenge card is able to be used for 2 challenges.

Bazzill Cardstock
Basic Grey - Sugared
Fiskars - Threading Water Border Punch
Zyron Design Runner - Wording
Cricut - Storybook - Swirls
Cricut - George - Flowers

Have a nice day

Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Birthday Cards for my sister

These cards are for my sisters birthday.
I used my cricut cartridges - WIMG and Celebrations
Happy Birthday Cuttlebug Folder
Black & White Stack - DCWV
Black & White stripe paper - hand made
Kindy Glitz
Thank you for stopping by.
Have a nice day

Sunday, September 14, 2008

Halloween Cards - Sept 08 Card Swap

These are the Halloween cards I made for our Aussie Card Swap on the Cricut Message Board - our choice for September was Halloween or Congratulations - and I thought seeing that we do not celebrate Halloween in Australia this was the perfect opportunity to use some of the Halloween cuts on my cricut cartridges.
Cricut Cartridges - Stretch Your Imagination, Paper Doll Dress Ups, Paper Pups.
Fiskars - diamond board punch - Spider Web Texture Plate.
Staz-On ink
Versa White Ink
Have a nice day

Thursday, September 11, 2008

More Anniversary Cards

Here are another couple of I have made for my sister's 14th wedding anniversary.
Have a nice day/night

Tuesday, September 9, 2008

I made the Cricut Chirp Newsletter!!!!

I was very excited when I opened the Cricut Chirp Newsletter email and I saw my 30th Anniversary Cards under the highlighted thread.

Sunday, September 7, 2008

Father's Day Card

Here is a quick Father's Day Card I made last night.

Friday, September 5, 2008

Birthday Card

I made this card for my DH from my DD.

On the inside it said - Unique: because you are my Daddy.

I used my cricut - NA, swiss dots cuttlebug embossing folder, computer generated wording, googly eyes, ink and doodling.

Hope you have a great day

Anniversary Card

This is my first real Blog post.

These cards are for my sisters 30th Anniversary.

I used my cricut - PS, cuttlebug folders, ribbon & pearls.

Hope you have a great day.

Wednesday, September 3, 2008

First Blog and First Post

Welcome and thank you for stopping by.
A little place on the web to share my creations.