Saturday, 22 June 2019

CHNC challenge 443


These are my design cards for my CHNC challenge 443 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of 'use some washi tape'.

For my card I used a patterned snowflake paper, with snowflake stickers and glittered greeting from Hobbycraft, a lovely deer cut from a tag and some washi tape from Poundland, mounted on to a blue card blank.




This is also for:

Cardz 4 guyz 222: use washi tape
Try it on Tuesday (Tuesday taggers): it's a man's world
Fabrika fantasy 31: for the men/boys
Pearly sparkles 41: it's a man's world
Dragonfly dreams June: for a man/boyUnicorn 44: for the men/boys
Through the purple haze 157: the guys have it
Crafty calendar June: masculine
Krafty chicks 460: washi tape
12 months of Christmas link up 54
Merry little Christmas 11: anything Christmas goes
Crimbo crackers 187: anything goes
Sparkles Christmas 101: include a reindeer
2 crafty critter crazies 27: anything goes (with an animal)
Crafty animals 27: anything goes (with an animal)
Jingle belles: snow much fun
Fab n funky 445: Christmas
Happy little stampers June Christmas: anything goes + option: non traditional
Daisy chain 31: monochrome
Lil patch of crafty friends 108: anything goes
Crafting from the heart 245: anything goes
Crafty sentiments: anything goes
Everybody art 449: anything goes
Lemon shortbread 96: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafty creations 392: anything goes
Penny's 435: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 392: anything goes
Aud sentiments 229: anything goes + sentiment
Cardz TV 92: anything goes
Creative fingers 166: anything goes
Polka doodles 25: anything goes
Not just cards June: anything goes
Love to scrap 122: anything goes - no rulz 3
A perfect time to craft 6: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 94: anything goes
DL.ART June linky

Saturday, 15 June 2019

CHNC challenge 442


These are my design cards for my CHNC challenge 442 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of 'non traditional Christmas colours'.

Three very similar cards made with Kanban supplies and kraft card blanks with the lovely swirled edge that reveals some of the inside which I had also decorated.




These are also for:

12 months of Christmas link up 54
Merry little Christmas 11: anything Christmas goes
Crimbo crackers 186: anything goes
CRAFT 517: Christmas
Happy little stampers June Christmas: anything goes + option: non traditional
Daisy chain 31: monochrome
Paperminues 592: kraft paper
Lil patch of crafty friends 107: anything goes
Crafting from the heart 245: anything goes
Everybody art 449: anything goes
Lemon shortbread 95: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafting by designs: anything goes
Penny's 434: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 390: anything goes
Aud sentiments 229: anything goes + sentiment
Cardz TV 91: anything goes
Creative fingers 166: anything goes
Polka doodles 24: anything goes
Not just cards June: anything goes
Love to scrap 122: anything goes - no rulz 3
A perfect time to craft 6: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 94: anything goes
DL.ART June linky

Saturday, 8 June 2019

CHNC challenge 441


These are my design cards for my CHNC challenge 441 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of  'winter fun'.

For my card I used papers and other decoupaging elements from a book of vintage Christmas papers from The Works, on to a background paper (can't remember the make).



This is also for:

12 months of Christmas link up 54
Merry little Christmas 11: anything Christmas goes
Crimbo crackers 186: anything goes
Sparkles Christmas 101: include a reindeer
Cute n crafty Christmas 14: anything goes
Winter wonderland June: use red and green
Paperminutes 591: children
Crafty animals 27: anything goes (animal)
Everybody art 448: vintage
Lil patch of crafty friends 107: anything goes
Lemon shortbread 95: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafting by designs: anything goes
Penny's 433 anything goes
Word art Wednesday 390: anything goes
Cute card Thursday 585: anything goes
Cardz TV 91: anything goes
Creative fingers 165: anything goes
Polka doodles 23: anything goes
Not just cards May: anything goes
Love to scrap 122: anything goes - no rulz 3
A perfect time to craft 6: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 93: anything goes
DL.ART June linky

Saturday, 1 June 2019

CHNC challenge 440


These are my design cards for my CHNC challenge 440 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of  'include a bear'.

I used an offcut piece of Hunkydory card featuring the lovely quirky poland bear, with chipboard sentiment stickers and a lovely little snowy shaker dome.



This is also for:

12 months of Christmas link up 54
Merry little Christmas 11: anything Christmas goes
Crimbo crackers 185: anything goes
Cute n crafty Christmas 14: anything goes
Crafting by designs: get ready for Christmas
CRAFT 515: just for kids
Crafty animals 27: anything goes (animal)
Lemon shortbread 94: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Penny's 432 anything goes
Simon says Wednesday: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 388: anything goes
Cardz TV 90: anything goes
Creative fingers 165: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 284: anything goes
Polka doodles 22: anything goes
Artistic inspirations 215: anything goes
The crafty addicts 60: anything goes
Creative moments 169: anything goes
Not just cards May: anything goes
The creative crafters 16:  anything goes
Corrosive 5: anything goes
Love to scrap 122: anything goes - no rulz 3
A perfect time to craft 6: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 93: anything goes
DL.ART June linky

Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper June 2019 challenge


This is my design card for my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper June challenge. .If you make anything that includes some patterned paper you can link your entries and you might be the randomly chosen winner of the lovely prize that I'm giving away. Please click on the challenge link to find out more and join in the fun.

This is an 8" x 8" commissioned card to be given to a cycling enthusiast, using various Basic Grey patterned papers, randomly stamped with a small bicycle stamp inked with memento tuxedo black, with sentiments generated on computer and printed and a couple of photos of bicycles as toppers.


This is also for:

Papercraft challenges 38: men and boys
Cute card Thursday 584: masculine
Aloha Friday 144: cards for guys
Scrapping 4 fun 141: masculine
Crafty friends 111: men/boys
Pearly sparkles 41: it's a man's world
Crafty calendar June: masculine
Papercraft business 19: anything goes + option: happy birthday
Pattie's 158: birthdays
The house that stamps built M2219: anything goes
QKR stampede 350: anything goes
A gem of a challenge 10: anything goes
Classic design team 6: anything goes
Pammie's inky pinkies 1921: anything goes
Creatalicious 164: anything goes + option: blue
Lemon shortbread 94: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafty creations 391: anything goes
Penny's 432 anything goes
Simon says Wednesday: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 388: anything goes
Cardz TV 90: anything goes
Creative fingers 165: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 284: anything goes
Polka doodles 22: anything goes
Crafts galore encore 64: anything goes
Morgan's ArtWorld 06: anything goes
Your scrapbook place June: anything goes
Artistic inspirations 215: anything goes
The crafty addicts 60: anything goes
Creative moments 169: anything goes
Not just cards May: anything goes
Bastel-traum 77: anything goes
The creative crafters 16:  anything goes
Corrosive 5: anything goes
Love to craft 35: anything goes
Love to scrap 122: anything goes - no rulz 3
A perfect time to craft 6: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 93: anything goes
DL.ART June linky

Saturday, 25 May 2019

CHNC challenge 439


These are my design cards for my CHNC challenge 439 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of  'use some silver'.

For my design card I used Kanban supplies - a base card with silver foiling, with added corners, centre topper and foiled silver poinsettias.

Difficult to show in the photo.


This is also for:

12 months of Christmas link up 53
Merry little Christmas 10: anything Christmas goes
Crimbo crackers 185: anything goes
Cute n crafty Christmas 13: anything goes
Jingle belles: text met
Fab n funky 441: Christmas
Crafty catz 463: anything goes + option: monochrome
Lil patch of crafty friends 106: anything goes
Crafty sentiments: anything goes
Lemon shortbread 94: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafty creations 391: anything goes
Penny's 431 anything goes
Word art Wednesday 388: anything goes
Cardz TV 90: anything goes
Creative fingers 164: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 283: anything goes
Polka doodles 21: anything goes
Crafty friends 110: anything goes
A perfect time to craft 5: anything goes
Classic design team 4: anything goes
Crafts galore encore 63: anything goes
Love to craft 34: anything goes
Morgan's ArtWorld 5: anything goes
Your scrapbook place May: anything goes
Dragonfly dreams May: anything goes
Artistic inspirations 215: anything goes
Get creative 80: anything goes
The crafty addicts 60: anything goes
Crafting with an attitude 51: anything goes
Simply create too 149: anything goes
Daisy chain 30: anything goes
Creative moments 169: anything goes
Not just cards May: anything goes
The creative crafters 16:  anything goes
Corrosive 5: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 92: anything goes
DL.ART May linky

Saturday, 18 May 2019

CHNC challenge 438


These are my design cards for my CHNC challenge 438 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of 'candy canes'.

My card was made with an offcut of DCWV Christmas card from a 12" x 12" piece, with chipboard sentiment panels and shaker domes.



This is also for:

12 months of Christmas link up 53
Merry little Christmas 10: anything Christmas goes
ABC Christmas: K for kids
Crimbo crackers 184: anything goes
Cute n crafty Christmas 13: anything goes
CRAFT 513: Christmas
Lemon shortbread 93: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafty creations 390: anything goes
Penny's 430 anything goes
Word art Wednesday 387: anything goes
Cardz TV 89: anything goes
Creative fingers 164: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 282: anything goes
Polka doodles 20: anything goes
Dragonfly dreams May: anything goes
Daisy chain 30: anything goes
Not just cards May: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 92: anything goes
DL.ART May linky

Saturday, 11 May 2019

CHNC challenge 437


These are my design cards for my CHNC challenge 437 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of 'include a tree or two or more'.

Two simple cards made with miscellaneous background papers on blue card blanks with the addition of trees cut from tags with elements added from purchases from The Works.




These are also for:


Merry little Christmas 10: anything Christmas goes
Crimbo crackers 184: anything goes
Cute n crafty Christmas 12: anything goes
Through the purple haze 156: I've got the blues
Lil patch of crafty friends 105: anything goes
Crafting by designs: May anything goes
Crafting from the heart 242: anything goes
Crafty sentiments: anything goes
Lemon shortbread 93: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafty creations 390: anything goes
Fab n funky 439: anything goes
Penny's 429 anything goes
Word art Wednesday 386: anything goes
Cardz TV 89: anything goes
Creative fingers 163: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 281: anything goes
Polka doodles 19: anything goes
Dragonfly dreams May: anything goes
Daisy chain 30: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 91: anything goes
DL.ART May linky

Saturday, 4 May 2019

CHNC challenge 436


This is my design card for my CHNC challenge 436 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of 'include a bell or bells'.

My design card was made from Kanban supplies. It's actually white, but I couldn't get a better picture - the combination of white and foil doesn't make for a good photo, unfortunately.



This is also for:

Merry little Christmas 10: anything Christmas goes
ABC Christmas: J for jingle
Crimbo crackers 183: anything goes
Cute n crafty Christmas 11: anything goes
Crafting by designs: May anything goes

Wednesday, 1 May 2019

Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper May 2019 challenge


This is my design card for my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper May challenge. .If you make anything that includes some patterned paper you can link your entries and you might be the randomly chosen winner of the lovely prize that I'm giving away. Please click on the challenge link to find out more and join in the fun.

This is an 8" x 8" card, using The Paper Boutique spring delights 8 x 8 paper and country stroll 7 x 7 and 6 x 6 papers, with a tag and bow, pink flowers with gems and chipboard butterflies with pearls.


This is also for:

International art & soul 57: birthday
As you like it: favourite flowers or ribbon & why - I love both, but feel that flowers always cheer up the recipient
Moving along with the times 96: floral
Bastel-traum 76: flowers
Try it on Tuesday (Tuesday taggers): things with wings
Make my Monday 95: wings
Creatalicious 162: anything goes with optional flowers
Di's digi designs: spring flowers
My time to craft 395: spring flowers
Creations in pink 9: anything goes mainly pink
Double trouble 27:  grab your stuff - use stuff you  haven't used before (bought these papers at the NEC craft show when I went to Birmingham and not used before)
Cute card Thursday 579: brads, sequins or gems
Crafting by designs: May anything goes
Simon says Wednesday: happy birthday
Cute n crafty 25: anything goes
Lemon shortbread 92: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafty creations 389: anything goes
Penny's 428 anything goes
Simon says Wednesday: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 384: anything goes
Cardz TV 88: anything goes
Crafting with friends 3: anything goes
Crafty catz 459: anything goes + option: add a sentiment
Creative fingers 162: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 279: anything goes
Polka doodles 17: anything goes
Classic design team 5: anything goes
Artistic inspirations 214: anything goes
Not just cards April: anything goes
The creative crafters 15: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 91: anything goes
DL.ART May linky

Saturday, 27 April 2019

CHNC challenge 435


This is my design card for my CHNC challenge 435 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of 'for a child'.

Background paper and little shaker bubbles were from The Works and the lovely glittered Santa was rescued and recycled from an old card.




This is also for:

Merry little Christmas 9: anything Christmas goes
Crimbo crackers 182: anything goes
Cute n crafty Christmas 11: anything goes
Crafting by designs: get ready for Christmas
Lil patch of crafty friends104: anything goes
Crafting from the heart 241: anything goes
Cute n crafty 25: anything goes
Crafty sentiments: anything goes
Lemon shortbread 92: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafty creations 389: anything goes
Penny's 427: anything goes
Simon says Wednesday: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 384: anything goes
Cardz TV 88: anything goes
Crafty catz 459: anything goes + option: add a sentiment
Creative fingers 162: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 279: anything goes
Polka doodles 17: anything goes
A perfect time to craft 4: anything goes
Classic design team 4: anything goes
Crafts galore encore 62: anything goes
Love to craft 33: anything goes
Morgans ArtWorld 4: anything goes
Your scrapbook place April: anything goes
Artistic inspirations 214: anything goes
Simply create too 148: anything goes
Crafting with an attitude 50: anything goes
LeAnn's world 101 13: anything goes
Not just cards April: anything goes
The creative crafters 15: anything goes
Corrosive 4: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 90: anything goes
DL.ART April linky

Saturday, 20 April 2019

CHNC challenge 434


This is my design card for my CHNC challenge 434 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of 'include a house or other building'.

This card was made with toppers, background offcut piece and sentiment from a couple of kits, with the glittered gold star cut with a punch.



This is also for:


Merry little Christmas 9: anything Christmas goes
Crimbo crackers 182: anything goes
Fab n funky 436: Christmas
Lemon shortbread 91: anything goes
Paperminutes 584: anything goes
Crafty creations 388: anything goes
Penny's 426: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 382: anything goes
Cardz TV 87: anything goes
Creative fingers 162: anything goes
Polka doodles 16: anything goes
Not just cards April: anything goes

Saturday, 13 April 2019

CHNC challenge 433


This is my design card for my CHNC challenge 433 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of 'include a snowman or woman of family'.

This card was made from a decoupage kit from a couple of years ago ... meant to be part of a rocking card, I think, but decided to just mount on to the background from a Christmas paper pad from The Works.



This is also for:

12 months of Christmas link up 52
Merry little Christmas 9: anything Christmas goes
Cute n crafty Christmas 10: anything goes
Winter wonderland April: cute Christmas
Crimbo crackers 182: anything goes
CRAFT 508: Christmas
Pile it on 153: lots of layers
Lil patch of crafty friends 103: anything goes
Crafting from the heart 240: anything goes
Lemon shortbread 91: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Tuesday throwdown 429: anything goes
Crafty creations 388: anything goes
Penny's 425: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 382: anything goes
Cardz TV 87: anything goes
Creative fingers 161: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 277: anything goes
Polka doodles 15: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 89: anything goes
DL.ART April linky

Saturday, 6 April 2019

CHNC challenge 432


This is my design card for my CHNC challenge 432 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of 'something funny'.

Papers are from The Works, I've used one of my favourite Penny Black Christmas stamps (I' away from home a and can't remember the name of  the stamp - think it's 'chill day', but not sure). I coloured with Spectrum pencils.The hohoho is a stamp from Hobbycraft.


This is also for:

12 months of Christmas link up 52
Merry little Christmas 9: anything Christmas goes
Cute n crafty Christmas 10: anything goes
Winter wonderland April: cute Christmas
Crimbo crackers 182: anything goes
CRAFT 508: Christmas
Sparkles Christmas 93: feature a creature
Crafty animals 25: anything goes (animal)
2 crafty critter crazies 25: anything goes (animal)
Incy wincy: animals
My time to craft 384: Easter or hedgehogs
Colouring in scrapland April: anything goes
A gem of a challenge 6: anything goes
Crafting from the heart 240: anything goes
Creative fingers 161: anything goes
A perfect time to craft 4: anything goes
Classic design team 4: anything goes
Crafts galore encore 62: anything goes
Love to craft 33: anything goes
Morgans ArtWorld 4: anything goes
Your scrapbook place April: anything goes
Artistic inspirations 214: anything goes
The paper nest dolls April: anything goes
Crafting with an attitude 50: anything goes
Craft stamper take it make it April: anything goes
Simply create too 148: anything goes
LeAnn's world 101 13: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 89: anything goes
DL.ART April linky

Monday, 1 April 2019

Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper April 2019 challenge


This is my design card for my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper April challenge. .If you make anything that includes some patterned paper you can link your entries and you might be the randomly chosen winner of the lovely prize that I'm giving away. Please click on the challenge link to find out more and join in the fun.

This was a commissioned card for someone who likes fishing. The background paper and the decoupage to make up the fisherman were from Paper Nation from quite some time ago, stitched ribbons from Hobbycraft and glass cabochons from The Works.


This is also for:

Moving along with the times 94: for a man
Crafty catz 455: anything goes + option: stitching
Crafty sentiments: anything goes
Lil patch of crafty friends 102: anything goes
Crafting from the heart 240: anything goes
Lemon shortbread 90: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafty creations 387: anything goes
Penny's 423: anything goes
Simon says Wednesday: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 380: anything goes
Cardz TV 86: anything goes
Crafting with friends 2: anything goes
Creative fingers 160: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 275: anything goes
Polka doodles 13: anything goes
Dare 2 B artzy March: anything goes
LeAnn's world 101 12: anything goes
The creative crafters 14: anything goes
Corrosive 3: anything goes
Scrapping 4 fun 137: anything goes
Creative moments 165: anything goes
Not just cards March: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 89: anything goes
DL.ART April linky

Saturday, 30 March 2019

CHNC challenge 431


This is my design card for my CHNC challenge 431 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of 'include a star or two or more'.

For my design card I used a background paper from Bo Bunny sleigh ride collection and a lovely tree image with sparkly stars backed on to a paper from a 3D kit from The Works, with the garland down the left hand side and the sentiment and snowflake.



This is also for:

12 months of Christmas link up 51
Merry little Christmas 8: anything Christmas goes
ABC Christmas: G for glitz
Sparkles Christmas 98: a vintage Christmas
Cute n crafty Christmas 9: anything goes
Crimbo crackers 181: anything goes
Creatalicious 159: anything goes + option: monochrome
Aud sentiments 223: any sentiment except happy birthday
Crafteezee March: vintage
Crafty sentiments: anything goes
Lil patch of crafty friends 102: anything goes
Crafting from the heart 239: anything goes
Lemon shortbread 90: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafty creations 387: anything goes
Penny's 423: anything goes
Simon says Wednesday: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 380: anything goes
Cardz TV 86: anything goes
Crafting with friends 2: anything goes
Creative fingers 160: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 275: anything goes
Polka doodles 13: anything goes
Dare 2 B artzy March: anything goes
LeAnn's world 101 12: anything goes
The creative crafters 14: anything goes
Corrosive 3: anything goes
Scrapping 4 fun 137: anything goes
Love to craft 32: anything goes
Creative moments 165: anything goes
Not just cards March: anything goes
DL.ART March linky

Saturday, 23 March 2019

CHNC challenge 430


This is my design card for my CHNC challenge 430 -  please click on the link to find out what it's all about and I hope you'll be able to join in with your Christmas designs - anything goes as long as it's Christmas with the optional theme of 'inspired by a Christmas song or carol'.

For my design card I used background paper from Bo Bunny sleigh ride collection, with an offcut strip and the image upcycled from a card received. The sparkly sentiment was from Hobbycraft.


This is also for:

12 months of Christmas link up 51
Merry little Christmas 8: anything Christmas goes
ABC Christmas: G for glitz
Cute n crafty Christmas 9: anything goes
Crimbo crackers 180: anything goes
Fab n funky 432: Christmas
Creatalicious 159: anything goes + option: monochrome
Aud sentiments 223: any sentiment except happy birthday
Daring cardmakers: recycle it
Crafty catz 454: anything goes + option: make it square
Crafty animals 24: anything goes
Papercraft business 16: anything goes + option: animals
Lil patch of crafty friends 102: anything goes
Crafting from the heart 239: anything goes
Cute n crafty 22: anything goes
Lemon shortbread 89: anything goes
Through the craftroom door: anything goes
Crafty creations 386: anything goes
Penny's 422: anything goes
Word art Wednesday 378: anything goes
Cardz TV 85: anything goes
Crafting with friends 1: anything goes
Creative fingers 160: anything goes
Jo's scrap shack funday 274: anything goes
Polka doodles 12: anything goes
Love to craft 32: anything goes
Creative moments 165: anything goes
Not just cards March: anything goes
A bit more time to craft 88: anything goes
DL.ART March linky