Friday, 20 October 2017

Cute Card Thursday 500 - Snowflakes

 We have a super fun Challenge on the go over at Cute Card Thursday and we are celebrating our 500th Challenge. The theme this week is snowflakes and we are sponsored by Di's Digi Stamps. BUT as it's the 500th Challenge we have some extra prizes up for grabs. The DT have so generously added some extra prizes in there. Hop on over to the Challenge Blog to see them all.


For my card I have used Eskimo Pals from Kraftin Kimmie Stamps. I have always loved this one, so thought I should finally use it. The sentiment is Lili of the Valley. Coloured with Polychromos Pencils and blended with Sansador using Paper stumps. The die cut snowflakes are from X-Cut.

And finally - my prize to you.  I have 2 wee Gorjuss Girl stamps. I love these girls too, but never use them enough.

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Cute Card Thursday 499 - Circles

Another Challenge over at Cute Card Thursday and the challenge this week is all about circles. Simple right. We are sponsored by All Dressed Up Stamps.


I have used this super cute Mermaid Kisses for my card. Die cut a bit of seaweed and a fish and that's pretty much all I have done. See told you - simple. I have followed the sketch over at Sketch Saturday.

Monday, 9 October 2017

Cute Card Thursday 498 - Anything goes

Yep, super bad photo alert. Well the challenge over at Cute Card Thursday is a super easy Anything Goes. We are sponsored this week by Whimsy Stamps.


I decided to make a Chocolate Bottle tag this week. I used Tight Squeeze Santa and he's a digital image, so instant - Yay. I have coloured him with Polychromos Pencils and blended with Sansador using paper stumps.

And a close up of the image - a slightly better photo.

Saturday, 30 September 2017

Cute Card Thursday 497 - Trick or Treat

The Challenge over at Cute Card Thursday this week is Trick or Treat. We are sponsored byBugaboo.


I decided to make a Chocolate Bottle tag. But these are not easy to take photos of. The papers are from Sweet Shoppe Designs - Boo Crew. The cute icat is from Bugaboo and can be found here.

Saturday, 16 September 2017

Cute Card Thursday 495 - Add Banners/Flags

This weeks Cute Card Thursday Challenge wants to see Banners / Flags. We are sponsored by All Dressed Up Stamps.


Running low on time I went with a Tag. Not always quicker right enough. I have used this wee Guy here.  He is coloured with Polychromos Pencils and blended with Sansador using Paper stumps.

Thursday, 7 September 2017

Cute Card Thursday 494 - Autumn

The Challenge this week over at Cute Card Thursday is all about Autumn. And we are sponsored by Whimsy Stamps.


For my card I have used one of the super cute Penguin stamps from Whimsy Stamps and it is a digi stamp, so instant fun. Yay. You can find him here. The papers are from Papermania, I found in amongst my many papers. I have coloured him using Polychromos pencils and blended with Sansador using paper stumps. I have followed the sketch over at Sketch Saturday so am entering it over there.

Sunday, 3 September 2017

Cute Card Thursday 494 - Too Cute

Cute Card Thursday have the theme of too cute going on. A super easy one for you all. We are sponsored by Oddball Art.


I have made another sticky note easel Calendar. I quite like these. And I have finally got some tabs for next year. The first ones got lost in Royal Mail - oh the joys. I have used a super cute digi image from Sugar Nellie but I think she is retired. The papers are also digi from Sweet Shoppe Designs.

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

Cute Card Thursday 492 - Bright Colours

The challenge over at Cute Card Thursday is bright colours. And we are sponsored by Bugaboo Stamps.


For my card I have used a super cute image from Bugaboo and digi papers from Sweet Shoppe Designs. A few die cut snowflakes by paper smooches. I have coloured him in using Polychromos Pencils and blended with Sansador using paper stumps.

Friday, 11 August 2017

Cute Card Thursday 490 - Embossing

Another week, another Challenge over at Cute Card Thursday and this week we have the theme of Embossing. We are sponsored by All Dressed Up.


For my card I have used the super cute Christmas Penguins. Coloured with Polychromos Pencils and blended with Sansador using paper stumps. The papers are from Papermania from many moons ago. A few X cut diecut snowflakes. The snowflake embossing paper is embossed using an embossing folder from Crafters Companion (I think).

Thursday, 3 August 2017

Cute Card Thursday 489 - Charms

Another Challenge over at Cute Card Thursday and the theme is Charms. We are sponsored by Whimsy Stamps.


I've not really got much to say about my card. The heart embossing is a Sizzix embossing folder. The oval is a Spellbinders die and the 60 is A Tim Holtz Bigz die. The text I did on the computer. A few heart rhinestones (OK so they don't look heart shaped here). Oh and don't forget the charm.

Thursday, 20 July 2017

Cute Card Thursday 487 - Summer Colours

Yep another week gone by and this week the theme over at Cute Card Thursday is summer colours. I think of summer colours as bright reds/oranges, but the choice is really yours. We are sponsored this week by Di's Digis.


For my card I have used an oldie from Kraftin Kimmie Stamps. I don't think this one is available anymore. I have coloured her using Copics. The papers are a download from Sweet Shoppe Designs. And yes, that is a peel off. I have mountains of them, but really don't use them anymore. I have followed the sketch over at Sketch Saturday and I also want to enter it into the Wonderful Wednesday Challenge over at Kraftin Kimmie.

Thursday, 13 July 2017

Cute Card Thursday 486 - Ribbons/Bows

The new challenge over at Cute Card Thursday is now up and running. We have the theme of ribbons/bows this week. Super easy for you all I am sure. We are sponsored by All Dressed Up this week.


I have made another sticky note easel Calendar. I really like making these. I don't have next years tabs yet, so for the photo I am using this years. I will replace them with 2018 when I get them.(they are somewhere with Royal Mail just now) I have used this cutie and digi papers from Michele Roo Designs. I have kept her really simple as normal. I coloured her using Polychromos Pencils and blended with Sansador using Paper stumps.

Sunday, 9 July 2017

Cute Card Thursday 485 - Sports/games

The challenge over at Cute Card Thursday is Sorts/Games. We are sponsored by Whimsy Stamps



I have used a digi stamp from Sugar Nellie. I think it might be retired though. But you can have a nosey round the shop here. The papers are My Minds Eye I dug out from my vast amount of papers. The golf ball/tee and grass are dies from Quickutz. Again I don't think they are available anymore. The cloud I think is Lil Inker.

Thursday, 29 June 2017

Cute Card Thursday 484 - Anything Goes

Another week by and another challenge over at Cute Card Thursday. This week we have a super easy Anything Goes theme and are sponsored by Star Stampz.


For my card I have used this cute Mermaid, coloured with Polychromos pencils and blended with Sansador using paper stumps. The fish and seaweed are from dies by Joanna Sheen and Marianne Designs. The papers are digi from Sweet Shop Designs. I distressed the doily with distress ink before putting it behind the image. And I just had to add the 3 rhinestones up there.

Monday, 26 June 2017

Cute Card Thursday 483 - Seaside/Beach

One day life will slow down. But for now we'll treat this as a little reminder for the Cute Card Thursday Challenge. The theme over there is seaside / Beach. You all can do that right.This week we are sponsored by Bugaboo Stamps.


I decided to make a tag this week. I coloured her in using Copics. And I am actually pretty happy how this turned out. The Tag is diecut from a Tim Holtz Sizzix die. The shells and seaweed are a mix from Lala land and Marianne Designs. The cute mermaid is of course from Bugaboo. The papers are digi from Illustrations by T (but I can't seem to find them now).

Monday, 19 June 2017

Cute Card Thursday 482 - Pinks

OK, OK - I am mega late in posting this one. But here I am. The challenge over at Cute Card Thursday is all about the colour pink. You can do that right. We are sponsored this week by Di's Digi Stamps.


For my card I have used a rubber stamp from Sugar Nellie. She can be found here. I have coloured her in using Polychromos pencils and blended with Sansador using paper stumps. The sentiment is from Lili of the Valley.

I am going to enter my card into the challenge over at In the Pink where the theme is Cake.

Thursday, 8 June 2017

Cute Card Thursday 481- Boys/Dads

Another week gone by and another Challenge over at Cute card Thursday. This week we are sponsored by All Dressed Up Stamps. We have the theme of Boys/Dads going on this week.


I don't do Boys cards very often. I tend to go cute and girlie. But I do try once in a while. This image was just calling out to be used. Present for Daddy by All Dressed Up. I have coloured it with Polychromos pencils and blended with Sansador using Paper stumps. The papers are from Sweet Shoppe Designs - Dirt Diggers by Dream Big Designs. The buttons are MFT die cuts. All very simple really.
I am going to enter it into the Challenge over at Sketch Saturday since I used there sketch.

Thursday, 1 June 2017

Cute Card Thursday 480 - Bugs/Butterflies

Wow another week gone by. So that means another challenge over at Cute Card Thursday. This week we are sponsored by Whimsy Stamps and have the theme of Bugs/Butterflies. That's easy enough - Right.


I decided to get a head start on some sticky note Easel calendars for next year. But since the calendar tabs for 2018 aren't out yet I thought I would use one from this year to show you what it actually is. I quite like making these and they make a cute wee gift.


Well I used a super cute Penguin from Whimsy Stamps. This is from a clear stamp set called Penguin Gardener. The papers are from Sweet Shoppe Designs - A Whimsical Garden by Kristen Cronin Barrow. The flowers are a die from MFT.
I am going to enter this into the Whimsy Challenge where the theme is Anything Goes with the twist of flowers.

Thursday, 25 May 2017

Cute Card Thursday 479 - CAS

New Challenge over at Cute Card Thursday with the theme CAS. And we are sponsored by Bugaboo this week.  Now most of my cards are pretty simple so I went with what I thought was CAS. And boy do I struggle with these kind. But I'm kinda happy with the result.


I have used this oldie from Bugaboo. Bugaboo have some fab images of all styles. Not much to say about my card as I haven't even used any DP. I know right.

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Cute Card Thursday 476 - Anything Goes

Another week, another challenge. The theme this week over at Cute Card Thursday is Anything Goes. Super easy - right. We are sponsored by Whimsy Stamps and boy do they have some super cute stamps (do check out their Penguins)


Well for my card I have used one of those super cute penguins. This one is rubber Penguin and Pup. I have coloured them up with Polychromos Pencils and blended with Sansador using Paper stumps. The papers are from K and Co from many years ago. But I don't buy paper suitable for boys too often. So I dug out some oldies. I have also used an old sketch from Sketch Saturday so would like to enter it over there.