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Creative Warriors Inspiration Team - New Term #3

                This is my next inspiration for the Creative Warriors Inspiration Team  with  Michelle Grant Designs You will see our inspir...

Wednesday 28 June 2023

Addicted to Stamps and More - Any Occasion #449

The above is my Any Occasion project...for Challenge #444 at Addicted to Stamps and More

I have used a red glossy card blank matted with a piece of patterned paper from my stash. I then added the image matted on more red glossy card.

The image is the freebie from the new Gecko Galz Christmas Card challenge:

Hope you will enter the Addicted to Stamps and More Challenge! Do hop over to see the fabulous inspiration from my team-mates!

  Happy Crafting!

Sunday 25 June 2023

Sunday Song & Rhyme: June 25 - July 7


Have you found the new home of the Outlawz Sunday Song & Rhyme Challenge yet?

I do hope you will go and check it out! 

Now on to the challenge!

Our Song/Rhyme this fortnight is from Theresa

 This is my card inspired  by 'Christmas tree'

I have a red card blank matted with a paper from my stash. I then used a sentiment image from my computer by Digi digi doodle. Finally I added a star gem.

If you haven't already, please join our 
to stay up with all the challenges.
Thanks for playing along!

Happy Crafting!

Creative Warriors Inspiration Team - Term 2 Post #22

     This is my next inspiration for the Creative Warriors Inspiration Team 2022 - Term 2! 

with Michelle Grant Designs

You will see our inspirational creations on the Facebook Group

I was reminded of this technique when I was looking through my journals.
It was based on a workshop by Eulalia Mejia.

First I added collage using papers from

I then traced the image on to this. This was Karen Yates' Cat and Mouse from Colour me Crazy

I added white gesso around the images 

and then used white paint pens over them to add designs.

I then added the sentiment chosen from Unity by Michelle Grant

Happy Crafting!

Friday 23 June 2023

Color My Heart Color Dare Challenge #554


This picture shows my make for the

Do pop over to the Color Dare Challenge and take a look at my teamies' makes!

I used Melon, Pine and Honey butter.
The card blank is pine matted with an image from Michelle Grant Designs (from Yo Ho Ho) including Melon.

I used the coffee cup die cuts from Kat Scrappiness in pine and honey butter. The sentiments are from Joy Clair and I used a die from my stash to cut the top sentiment.

Hope you will join the Color Dare Challenge...

Happy Crafting!

Thursday 22 June 2023

ICAD 15 - 21


 This post is about the next 7 ICADS I have made this year...

This is my title plus cards to date...

These are based on these prompts: No # and 15 to 21

Happy Crafting!

Wednesday 21 June 2023

WOYWW #733


It is Wednesday so I am linking to the Stamping Ground

Follow the link to find out more about What's on Your Work Desk Wednesday and maybe join in... This is my post for WOYWW #733

SO here's my desk!

On my desk you will see my current ICAD set:
In Week #3 the theme is Typography, found text, lyrics, poetry & lists. 

This is my #15 to #21 which reflect this...

Not done much else this week although I did tie dye some calico bags...

Wishing you a happy week...and hope to get around to you all this week...

Happy  WOYWW!

Thursday 15 June 2023

No Stamp Challenge

     This is my next post for the Outlawz new

 No Stamp Challenge 

which will start on the 15th of each month. Find more details here

Our challenge theme this month is Summer and I was thinking of a picnic...

This is my card:

I used the die from Kat Scrappiness and papers and images from a Mintay Lavender Farm paper pad. The card bank was a bronze one.

Thanks for playing along with Outlawz No Stamp Challenge
- we can't wait to see what you create!

Happy Crafting!

ICAD 1 -14 ( post #1 )

 This post is about the first 14 ICADS I have made this year...

This is my title card...

The first seven are based on these prompts:

As I was making the wildflowers one I also made this ATC - the background is spritzed ink on watercolour paper. I stamped this with the Noolibird Rose Bay Willowherb stamp and the Finnabair Messy stamp. The base was chosen to match the flower ink and I used black soot Distress Ink around the edges.

I will link this to Lost Coast Portal to Creativity Challenge #168 Mini Me

My second week was based on these prompts and collage:

Happy Crafting!