Saturday, 28 February 2009
Saturday, 21 February 2009
When I saw this new challenge and the sketch I was dying to make a card. It's a great sketch and I will be using it again and again. Papers are Laura Ashley Love Song, image Sarah Kay, sentiment Craftwork cards, Flowers from stash, charm from Ebay. Thanks for looking and all your lovely comments. I finally got round to catching up with every one's blogs yeah, mind it took me 3 hours, you've all been making the most gorgeous cards hugs Jill x
Well it's my turn to host this week's challenge at Secret Crafter saturday Challenge. I have choosen a sketch. It's a nice simple one. Hope you all like it and I'm really looking forward to seeing what you all create with it hugs Jill xx
Papers are K&Co, image Whiff of Joy spring kit by Elizabeth Bell.
Thursday, 19 February 2009
This is my entry for the Sugar Bowl Challenge 4, Create a card using only one piece of patterned design paper.
(If you are a struggling paper-aholic, this can be double sided)
Of course, this must include a Sugar Nellie stamp!
Paper is Laura Ashley Love Song, Image is Sugar Nellie by Elizabeth Bell, coloured with distress inks and flowers are prima everything else from stash. I owe every a hugh apology, I haven't been blogging much lately and I'm way behind on leaving you all comments, I'm so grateful that you have still left comments for me even though I haven't managed to get round to leaving them all for you. I'm hoping to find some time over the weekend to put this right. Sorry everyone hugs Jill xx
Sunday, 15 February 2009
This is my entry for Friday Sketchers, I loved this sketch, papers are Cosmo crickets, image WOF RAK from Linda and flowers are from stash.
This is my entry for Sketch Saturday, a fab sketch to work with and I'm also entering this card for the Whiff of Joy challenge which is a recipe, 3 patterned papers, two flowers and one button or brad. Image was RAK from Becky, but I've been naughty and ordered this stamp and the Melinda one and one of the new one's. papers are 3 bugs in a rug, sentiment craftwork cards, flowers prima and the rest is from my stash.Thanks for looking and all your lovely comments hugs Jill x
Saturday, 14 February 2009
A sketch challenge this week at Magnolia V Stampavie, I have turned the sketch upside down. papers are Cosmo Cricket, image magnolia coloured with distress inks, flowers are prima and poppicraft,centre of flowers were a gift from my wonderful friend Vicki, I've been trying not to use them as they are so gorgeous, but I ended up using two of them on this card thanks Vicki. Thanks for looking and all your lovely comments hugs Jill x
This weeks challenge has been set by the very talented Donna, and the challenge is "Spring has Sprung". Thanks Donna for a fab challenge, I really enjoyed looking for a happy image and some bright colours. Hope you will all join is and please pop over the the SCSC to see all the gorgeous DT cards hugs Jill xx
Image is Joanna Sheen Messy Rabbits (a Christmas present from my wonderful friend Linda) and I have coloured it with distress ink and used some Liquid Applique on the fluffy tail. Ribbon from stash and papers are dream street.
Friday, 13 February 2009
This is my entry for Sketch and Stash challenge 3, image is FF and papers are SU, which I've been holding onto as I love them soo much, but I am starting to use them.
This is my entry for the Ismaki Challenge a fab sketch and the option is to use buttons. Papers are Anna stemplewska, gems papermania and image Rubber Romance, which was RAK from Jilli or Vicki, I can't remember as the both kindly sent me some so thanks girls xx
This is my DT card for Jany to promote her Card Kits which start from $5, you get enough papers and images to make 5 cards and a set of sketches to work with. Pop over to Jany's blog to find out more and see Linda, Karin and Mada gorgeous cards hugs Jill x
Monday, 9 February 2009
Sunday, 8 February 2009
This is my entry for Stamp with Stampavie, another fab sketch, I also think I can use this card for CCT which is to use metal on your card, I have added a heart charms and spacer beads to the centre for the flowers. Papers are papermaina, image Sarah Kay, flowers prima. Thanks for looking and all the kind comments you all take the time to leave, I still can't believe it, you really make my day hugs Jill xx
This is my entry for Friday Sketchers, I knew straight away I was going to use my new Anya stamp for this, she's so cute. Papers are Basic Grey, sentiment Craftwork cards
This is my entry for Sketch Saturday a fabby sketch by Jeanette, I loved this sketch and will be using it again. Papers are SU. image rak, but I can't remember who (thanks)
This is my entry for the PennyBlack Saturday Challenge, this weeks theme is romance, I tried to make a male valentine card, not sure if I succeeded, female cards are so much easier lol.Papers are SU, and freebie with magazine, image Pennyblack Transparent set, ribbon and charm from stash.
Saturday, 7 February 2009
This weeks challenge at SCSC is hosted by the extremely talented Kim. Kim's theme this week is 'Recycled' and if I'm honest I was like nooo!!! but it does make you think outside the box and it's amazing what you can find/use once you start looking, so go on have a go and join us. Image and papers are Smirk by trimcraft, ribbon from my stash and I have used my nesties to cut out the shape and frame for it, now the gorgeous beads attached to my ribbon, are the recycled part, they were wrapped around a bar of soap from asda and far too nice not to use, so thanks Kim hugs Jill xx
Friday, 6 February 2009
well this is the first time I've entered the Basic Grey challenge, I keep meaning too but always run out of time lol. This weeks challenge is a fab sketch, papers are Basic Grey Sugared, image is Sugar Nellie, flowers are prima, ribbon and buttons from my stash thanks for looking and all your wonderful comments hugs Jill xx
Well it's week two using our card kit that Jany sent us, and I have used the sketch Jany provided, it was a great sketch to work with, don't forgot to pop over to the other DT members Karin, Linda and Mada to see what they created hugs Jill x
Thursday, 5 February 2009
Well I received my fab Sherbert stamps yesterday and made this card last night using the sketch from a Spoonfull of Sugar aww don't you just love these new stamps? Papers are Cherry Arte and the image is Pollycraft Sharing Sherbert Seeds of love. flowers are prima. Thanks for looking and all your lovely comments, I did spend nearly 2 hours yesterday leaving comments, but there are still some people I haven't got around to see yet. I'm hoping to get caught up with you all soon hugs Jill xx
Wednesday, 4 February 2009
Well finally I've found some time today to make a card for Friday Sketchers using Carole's fab sketch. Image is Sugar Nellie, papers are Cosmo Cricket, K&Co and some from stash. Heart brads papermaina, lace from stash. Coloured using distress inks thanks for looking and all you comments hugs Jill xx
Sunday, 1 February 2009
Well I finally found time to enter this week Penny Black Saturday Challenge, this weeks challenge is circle Card. I really enjoyed making this card and it's a very simple card, I guess I've got set in my ways making square cards, so thanks for a fab challenge. Thanks for looking and all your wonderful comments it means so much to me that you take the time to leave them hugs Jill x
Image is Pennyblack, papers are three bugs in a rug, ribbon from stash.