30 December 2013

All That Glitters.....


I'm just in time for the lisa b challenge this month which has the theme of All That Glitters

This is not a Christmas card but I hope it fits the brief as it has glitter and sparkle!

You can find the challenge here

Happy Crafting



I am entering this card for the house mouse challenge Use Silver/and or Gold.  I have used an image with goldenrod flowers, golden yellow card stock and gold cardstock.

The challenge is here

21 December 2013

Allsorts week 238/9 - Brown/Blue/Aqua

Hi All
We have a two week challenge this time to let us all have a bit of a break over the Christmas period so after this one the next one will be on 4th January.

 Brenda is setting us the challenge for this week which is a colour theme
Brown with blueaqua or turquoise
or a combination of all

I have had a really crazy few weeks so have to apologise for my lack of use of a sponsor image for this week, ive used my tonic die and made a small gift set.

our sponsors this week

Crimson Cloud with the great prize of one of their own exclusive stamp sets. A mother/daughter venture - a way to indulge our joint passion of cardmaking and crafting. We only sell products that we have tried, tested and love using. We have developed our own exclusive range of digital stamps, svg files and "Make Your Own Card" kits which reflect our styles of card making - and hopefully yours too!

Digi Darla 5 images of winners choice

DigiDarla is the brain child of Kim Eskola and her daughter Emilea and both enjoy creating and when the idea of creating digital stamps came up, it sounded like the most wonderful way to earn ever! The stamps you will find in the store and on this site come from our art as well as a few family friends that help to digitize so we can keep up. Their prize is five images of the winners choice.

Prize is a stamp of winners choice

Whiff of Joy is a family run business. Our intention is to bring you high quality, unique craft products, which takes your crafting experience to a new joyful level. Our range of products include whimsical rubber stamps, fresh digi stamps, innovative Die-lights, fresh charms, ribbons, paper and more. Give us a try!" And a prize of the winners choice of stamp from their range.

And there is an extra prize for all of our entrants from Ignacio at Nicecrane Designs, if you pop over to his blog here you will be able to collect one of his designs free of charge for you to use on your artwork.

Please join us and have a fabulous Christmas, see you all for a crafty 2014

14 December 2013

Week 237 - Snowflakes

Hi All

This week we have been set a theme of snowflakes, I have used an image by our sponsor a passion for stamps called snowflakes

our sponsor this week is

7 December 2013

Week 236 - Anything but Christmas


This week at Allsorts Jo is hosting and she has set the theme of anything but Christmas

I have had a another play with my dreemees template and some lovely craftwork bits!

Our sponsor this week is

1 December 2013

GDT - Stamping Sensations


I have been asked to be a GDT at Stamping Sensations this months as part of a prize I won

I have used a woodware candy stamp, my new corner die and gone glitz crazy :o)

The theme is free and Easy so go along and join in.......

30 November 2013

Week 235 Inspired by a Carol or Song


Our lovely Teamie Catherine set the challenge for this week, she's having a little break from the challenge but has set us a great theme to play with.

The theme is Inspired by a Carol or song, Mine is let it snow!

The snowflake image is by digi Darla and I have used a dreamees card template

Our sponsors this week are:

Digi Darla 5 images of winners choice

23 November 2013

Week 234 Allsorts - Bring on the bling


This week at allsorts its my turn to host and I am challenging you to use all things bling - sparkles and glitters so have fun!

I have used an image by hobby art to make my card, its a partridge so can be used for Christmas or in this case makes a lovely lady card!

Our sponsors this week are:

Whiff of Joy and My Heart Pieces 

16 November 2013

Week 233 Allsorts - Make a Gift


This week at Allsorts we have been challenged by Sarah to make a gift

I have made some earrings as a small gift and used the cracker die by tonic and some of Ruth's punches to make some gift packaging for them

This week we are sponsored by

The Craft Barn and A Passion for Stamps

9 November 2013

Week 232 Allsorts - White Christmas


This week at Allsorts Wendy is challenging us to the theme 'White Christmas', under which she would like you to use mostly white and a splash of colour

I have used  a hobby art image for this card called follow me!

Our sponsors this week are:

Crimson Cloud  and FlonzCraft 

2 November 2013

Week 231 Allsorts - Christmas Cheer


This week at Allsorts my lovely team mate Tracy Mouse has challenged us with the theme "Christmas Cheer"

I have used snowflake mouse by Digistamp for this card

Our sponsors this week are:

Crafty Devils  and DigiStamp Boutique 

1 November 2013

A quick share

My neighbours have had a little girl so I have made them this little elephant card to welcome her

Quite pleased with it for a cas card!

Excuse the messy work table!

See you tomorrow for another allsorts challenge!

26 October 2013

Week 230 Allsorts Treemendous

Hi All

This week at allsorts Brenda has set us the challenge theme of treemendous

I have used an image by inkadinkadoo to make my card

Our sponsors this week are

Digi Darla 5 images of winners choice


20 October 2013

Stamping Sensations All Creature Great and Small


This month at stamping sensations the challenge is All Creatures Great and Small

I have used butterflies for my card (shock horror)

Not my usual colour scheme but I like it!

The challenge is here

19 October 2013

Allsorts Week 229 - Ribbons and Bows


This week at Allsorts the challenge is Ribbon and a Bow, I have used an image by our sponsor passion for stamps called Lupins and I have made a tent card with an acetate window, I had so much trouble trying to get a full acetate front to stay stable that I did it a little differently.

Our sponsors this week are

The Ribbon Girl and A Passion for Stamps

12 October 2013

Traditional Christmas


Just a quick post to share a couple of cards I have made using the new Christmas post collection by Craftwork cards.

I am entering them into the Lisa B challenge here

Allsorts Week 228 - Use your alphabet


This week Jo has set the challenge to use your alphabet

My card is

Our sponsors this week are

Whimsy Stamps and CraftBag

5 October 2013

Week 227 Allsorts - Autumn Colours


The challenge this week has been set by Catherine and is Autumn colours

I have used an image by Digistamp for this card called Sketchy flowers one, which I have teamed with some pink petticoat papers and a sentiment from Whimsy

The sponsors this week are

Crafty Ribbons  and DigiStamp Boutique