Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Good morning all !!! 

I haven't posted in a while, as life has been hectic. 

Today I am stopping by to share with you my DT inspiration for TTCRD 

A new weekly challenge starting today. 

This weeks sponsor is the very talented Rick St Dennis

Rick St. Dennis MFA has been an artist, designer, stage designer and instructor for over 45 years. You can find his full Bio here. His digital stamp images can be found on Zibbet . Inspiration projects from the Rick St.Dennis Elite Design Team can be found on the Sparkle and Glitter blog, or for the darker images on the Airless Chambers blog. Rick also has a personal blog and on Facebook, there is the Rick St.Dennis Digi fans and friends group, where you can showcase your cards and other projects using RSD images to be eligible to win prizes.

I have used : Witchie Burlesque

Isn't she fab. 

I have coloured her with alcohol markers: 

Here is a close up. 

You can find all the details, including supplies list and colours used in the TTCRD Magazine - TTCRD magazine subscription

Monday, 18 September 2017

Stick it Down - September Challenge

Hello all !!

Stopping by to share my DT make for the new  Stick it down challenge. 

Here is the sketch 

Here is my Take on the sketch !!! 

I used the gorgeous image is over the moon by Whimsy stamps

I have coloured the image with copic markers and Spectrum Noir Markers. 

I used distress inks for the background. 

Thanks for stopping by x 

Monday, 4 September 2017

TTCRD Magazine - September/October

Good Morning !!! 

The September/October magazine has now been released for TTCRD 

 One of my cards featured in the Magazine. 

A beautiful Diorama card. 

Image is Perched at Dawn - From Crafts and Me

Cute Tealight card and gift box 

Image is Reindeer games - From Tiddly Inks

There is a tutorial on how to make this cute project in TTRCD magazine. 

Full details can be found in the magazine 

Here is a preview: 

You can subscribe to the magazine  Here:

Thank you for stopping by x 

TTCRD Facebook group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/948207695269478

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

Connie Fong - Butterfly Princess

Stopping by by with a card to share with you all !!! 

Image is Butterfly Princess - From Connie Fong

I coloured the image with distress markers. 

Colours used: 

Vintage photo, Tattered Rose, Aged Mahogany, Weathered Wood and Antique Linen. 

Backing papers are from Sara Davies Shabby chic collection. 

I added some blue ribbon, paper flowers and some gems to embellish the card. 

Thank you for stopping by x 

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Ching Chou Kuik - Aurora Woods.

Good Morning 

I would like to share another card with you. 

I used the image  - Aurora Woods by Ching - Chou Kuik 

I printed the Image on to watercolour card 

And coloured it with Distress Markers : 

Aged Mahogany, antique linen, forest green  Vintage photo, tattered lace and black soot. 

I adore this image.

I used vintage photo distress in around the edges of the picture, and matted it on to burgundy card. 

I printed some coordinating backing papers from Romantic letters

I distressed the edges of the paper with my craft Knife, and used vintage photo distress inks around the edges. 

I matted these on to Kraft card - and again used vintage photo distress inks around the edges. 


I added some lace, white paper flowers and  added some white wired berries and stamens to embellish the card. 

Thank you for stopping by x 

Entered in the following challenges:

Ching chou Kuik inspiration and blog challenge

Monday, 21 August 2017

Christmas crafting !

Good afternoon !! 

Another Christmas card to share with you. 

The digital image is winter Fairy from wee stamps

I printed the image onto Kippers Hobby A4 185 gsm watercolour paper with my laser printer.

I coloured the image with Distress markers 

Colours used: Vintage photo, aged mahogany, weathered wood, Tattered rose, antique linen and Forest  moss. 

I printed two coordinating papers. The backing  papers are from Romantic Letters  I printed  om to smooth white card. 

I matted them onto black card stock. 

I added some paper flowers, lace, ribbon, gems and a bell to embellish the card. 

I will add a sentiment at a later date. 

I hope you like it. 

Thank you for stopping by x 

Entered into the following challenges: 

Stick it down challenge

Hello all !!! 

It's time for the new card sketch challenge on the Stick it down blog 


Here is the sketch

Here is my inspiration card ! 

Such a fun card ! 

Digi stamps and backing paper are from   

Jo Kavanagh Designs 

You can find them here 



I coloured the images with Spectrum Noir  illustrator markers. 

Cameo green, Bamboo, Salad, Lime green, Purple, Hydrangea and lilac. 

I printed off the sentiment. 

Other products used: 

Black card, white card 
3d foam pads 
Googly eyes
Double sided tape. 

Good morning all !!!  I haven't posted in a while, as life has been hectic.  Today I am stopping by to share with you my DT i...