18 February 2017

Allsorts Week 403 Anything Goes

Hi

This week Annie is hosting us from Oz with the theme ANYTHING GOES

Ive used a Hunkydory stamp set to make mine



We have a fabulous sponsor this week and as well as their super prize of a £20 store voucher, some of the Design Team also have prizes to give away. So please do pop round their blogs and leave a message as their winners will be selected from comments on their individual blogs.

I am offering a mystery stamp as a prize this week - if you would like to enter please leave me a comment below.  You must have entered the main challenge to be eligible for the draw.  You can enter here


And especially for entrants to this weeks Allsorts challenge our lovely Sponsor Swedish House Crafts is offering a 15% discount off the whole purchase at check out with code: ALLSORTSFEB17. Valid during 18th to 24th February. 

"My name is Suha and I have created Swedish House Crafts in the second part of 2016. It is a little Swedish online shop with lots of enthusiasm for crafting in a different style, dare to be different. Visit SHC and learn more. I have been professionally crafting since 2008, I gave colouring classes (with Promarkers) in Sweden, had exhibition in 2014, and used to make cards and mixed media mainly. I have a master degree in digital and visual design. Yes, 100% of graphics in the shop are my artwork including the logotype. Because I am not leaving my education, I am using it in my passion for paper crafting in the first place. Great combination as the future is full of plans and surprises, hold on and follow SHC on Facebook and blog, you'll find SHC everywhere." And the super prize from them is a £20 e.voucher to spend in their store.

Please note: If we do not comment on your entry it will be because it does not follow the theme, qualify under our rules, or because we are asked to sign in or provide additional data to omment. We do not want to be rude but we do want to be fair to those who do follow the rules.


11 February 2017

Allsorts Week 402 Hearts and or Flowers

Hi All

Brenda is hosting us this week with a romance theme of

********Hearts and/or Flowers********

Of course you entry  doesn't have to for Valentines Day and could equally be for a wedding or anniversary, but most import is that there should be an air of romance clearly visible. 


I love the grumpy sheep from Hobby Art and had a lovely time with some inktense pencils

Please note: If we do not comment on your entry it will be because it does not follow the theme, qualify under our rules, or because we are asked to sign in or provide additional data to comment. We do not want to be rude but we do want to be fair to those who do follow the rules.

We are pleased to welcome back one of our regular sponsors Marianne Design.


Marianne Design is a Dutch owned craft manufacturer. The company was established in 1994 by Marianne Perlot and is based in the Netherlands. For years now, we develop all our products with much care and quality. We have a practical understanding of the needs of crafters, we integrate product development, design and customer service to bring fresh ideas and beautiful products to the craft industry. All to enable the consumer to make beautiful cards, scrapbooks and other projects and enjoy this wonderful hobby. We produce a wide range of products which represent a complete concept of paper crafts. There are different lines of stamps and dies with matching papers and materials to decorate your card or scrap. Products are chosen carefully for mixing and matching and stimulating creativity. And here is the super prize for one lucky winner...............



4 February 2017

Allsorts Week 401 - Paper Piecing

Hi All

This week Kath is hosting with the theme "Paper Piecing" and i am determined spring is on its way so have gone for a bright card



Our prizes




DigiStamp Boutique offers a wide range of digi images designed by Sally-Ann Hancock. My work means the world to me - it allows my passion to draw and create, to fit with my family life too - often the inspiration for my designs. Hope you enjoy as much as I enjoy creating.


28 January 2017

Allsorts Week 400 - Lets Celebrate

Hi All

Welcome to another Saturday.  This week is our 400th Challenge post and we are celebrating, This week i am setting the theme of LETS CELEBRATE it could be a new job, Home, Baby, Engagement, Wedding etc



Our sponsor this week is



Tattered Lace is home to a range of beautifully delicate and detailed craft products, including the successful Tattered Lace Dies and Embossing Folders, designed by Stephanie Weightman


We have a Tattered Lace Baby Blue die cutting machine and two more prizes as it's a special week


Please note: If we do not comment on your entry it will be because it does not follow the theme, qualify under our rules, or because we are asked to sign in or provide additional data to comment. We do not want to be rude but we do want to be fair to those who do follow the rules.


21 January 2017

Allsorts Week 399 - Daisy Daisy

Hi All

Happy Saturday.  This week Wendy is hosting us with the theme DAISY DAISY and wants to see daisies on your creation!

My card uses a polkadoodle set.



Our prize this week donated by Wendy is


John Lockwood Stamp set

Come and join us here 









14 January 2017

Allsorts Week 398 - Wings on Things

Hi All

Happy Weekend!  This week Tracy Mouse has set the theme Wings on Things an want to see anything with wings.  I have used some hunkydory stamps to make this peacock themed card and some new inktense pencils which i am loving using to paint with!


Our sponsor is:


Tattered Lace is home to a range of beautifully delicate and detailed craft products, including the successful Tattered Lace Dies and Embossing Folders, designed by Stephanie Weightman


Tattered Lace Trio stamps with matching dies and embossing set

Come and join us!


7 January 2017

Allsorts Week 397 - Cats and Dogs

Hi All

Happy New Year

This week we have the theme cats and dogs.  I have used an old favourite by penny black and some paper peicing to make mine


Our sponsor this week:


DigiStamp Boutique offers a wide range of digi images designed by Sally-Ann Hancock. My work means the world to me - it allows my passion to draw and create, to fit with my family life too - often the inspiration for my designs. Hope you enjoy as much as I enjoy creating.



Sizzix, there's no bigger or better place for craft materials, custom dies and machines that can die-cut, emboss and texturize many materials, including cardstock, paper, construction paper, fabric, faux fur, felt and foil plus much more.
Sizzix prize



31 December 2016

Allsorts Week 396 - Something New

Hi All

Happy New Year (almost).  I hope you enjoyed the Christmas break!

Mervi is hosting us this week with the theme

********Something NEW******** 

It can be new goodies, new technique, new baby, new home, just name what's NEW in your creation.

I have had a play with some new hare stamps!



Our sponsor this week

Tattered Lace is home to a range of beautifully delicate and detailed craft products, including the successful Tattered Lace Dies and Embossing Folders, designed by Stephanie Weightman.

17 December 2016

Allsorts Week 394 - Blue Bingo


Hi All

Seems this year is flying by.  This week we have the theme of blue bingo - you need to select three items for your card and tell us what they are.


I used Blue and Brown, stencilling and distress the edges


Our Sponsor this week is 

"My name is Suha and I have created Swedish House Crafts in the second part of 2016. It is a little Swedish online shop with lots of enthusiasm for crafting in a different style, dare to be different. Visit SHC and learn more. I have been professionally crafting since 2008, I gave colouring classes (with Promarkers) in Sweden, had exhibition in 2014, and used to make cards and mixed media mainly. I have a master degree in digital and visual design. Yes, 100% of graphics in the shop are my artwork including the logotype. Because I am not leaving my education, I am using it in my passion for paper crafting in the first place. Great combination as the future is full of plans and surprises, hold on and follow SHC on Facebookand blog, you'll find SHC everywhere."

At Swedish House Crafts I run a Blogger of the Month and will be choosing 6 people for the first 6 months of the year. Those who I choose, gets really special offers. All applicants receives £5 voucher automatically after application is complete (with minimum purchase £20).


Tracy x


10 December 2016

Allsorts Week 393 - Christmas Lights

Hi All

Helene is hosting this week with the theme Christmas Lights


This week we have this lovely prize