Sunday, 30 November 2014

Good morning

Sunday again! So its time for a new challenge over at 

This weeks theme is 

Fab sponsors this week are;
Crafty Sentiments - offering 3 images
QKR Stampede - offering 5 images
The Stamping Boutique - 3 images or 4 if you use one of their images
Eureka  - offering 5 images
Sentimental Susan - offering 5 images

Image I used this week on our DT is from Crafty Sentiments
Snowman Candy & Holly

I used Promarkers to colour the image in.
Background papers I used my new Tattered Lace Embossing board think it is called Holly Flourish
Dusted down some peel offs as I rarely use them now but like these snowflakes
I used scalloped circles from Tonic to put the snowman image on.

Entering this card into;
I Love Promarkers - Frosty the Snowman
Creative Fingers - Anything goes
Through the Craftroom door - Anything goes

Good luck to everyone who enters our challenge this week!

Happy crafting
Debby xxx

Sunday, 23 November 2014

Sunday AGAIN! ....means one thing today!!  Challenge time over at GLITTER N SPARKLE and the theme this week for Challenge 112 is......TAG either create a tag or include a tag in your creation....simple !  The sponsors this week are
Scribble Designs - 3 images
Jellypark Designs - 3 images

Fab sponsors as always!
My creation this week is a beautiful image from 

Image coloured in with promarkers and glittered with Glamour Dust
Used my own ribbon and gems from my stash...a quick and easy challenge from me this week....
only has I decided in a whim to tidy and clean my craft area....HUGE mistake ....still at it and had to walk away for a few moments before I go back to it!

Am entering my creation into:
Through the craftroom door - anything goes

Anyhow hope you can join us for this weeks challenge and share your fab creations!
Happy Crafting

Debby xxx

Tuesday, 18 November 2014

Challenge 111 - Glitter N Sparkle....CUTE!

A tad late my post for this weeks Challenge but have been laid up feeling sorry for myself with an atrocious cold/flu.....but better late than never!

So its over to
Challenge 111
Fab sponsors this week are;
Di's Digi Downloads - $12 gift certificate
Stitchy Bear Stamps - $10 gift certificate
Bugaboo Stamps - 7 images

Image used this week is from Bugaboo - Frame it - Bears Birthday

Coloured image in with a mixture of my Promarkers and Spectrum Noirs
Die cut is a Spellbinders and glitter card & gems are from my own stash.

Am entering my card into a couple of challenges this week;
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
Craft your passion  - something beginning with B
Creative Craft Cottage - colour/anything goes

Please come along and join us in this weeks challenge!
Happy Crafting
Debby xxx

Sunday, 9 November 2014

Challenge 110 Glitter N Sparkle - Autumn Colours

Morning the time this post goes live I will be sat tucking into a hearty breakfast up in chilly Blackpool...or to be precise Fleetwood.....where we have been enjoying a crafters retreat weekend since Friday!  Have been really looking forward to this since we booked it just a couple of weeks back.....hastily done but me and my best friend Linda are looking at this as market research as it is something we are seriously wanting to do ourselves as a new as well as a relaxing weekend away its insight as to what we would like to do in the not too distant future!
Right onto this weeks new challenge over at....
Challenge 110
Theme this week is ....Autumn Colours
Sponsors this week are;
Ikes Art - 3 images
Stamping Chef - 3 images
Fred-She-Said Designs - $10 gift certificate

This week for me I got to use a cute image from

I use my pro-markers to colour the image in, backing papers are from In My Minds Eye.
Ribbon from my own stash which I bought from C&C and the cute banner is from a Joanna Sheen die bought from a recent craft fayre.
Am entering my card into  a couple of challeges;
Through the craftroom door - anything goes
Crafty Catz - Ribbon & or Lace
Try it on Tuesdays - Colours of Autumn

So again please join us in this weeks challenge at Glitter N Sparkle
Happy crafting
Debby x

Monday, 3 November 2014

Get Creative Challenges....Challenge 1

Morning all.....Well......Finally the day as arrived and am just a tad excited!  I hinted a couple of posts back that had some news and now the day as come where I can officially share.....I am on the DT for a BRAND NEW Challenge Blog.....
Angie and I were on the DT for another challenge blog that is no longer going and she mentioned she was starting up one on her own...was chuffed to bits when she allowed me to be part of her new project from the very beginning!  She as put so much hard work into getting it started and am excited to be part of her team!
Its a fortnightly challenge so please pop over to Get Creative Challenges and join us and show us your fabulous work!

Sponsor is our very own Angie and she is offering 3 of her images

Here is what I created using one of Angies own fabulous images....please check her store out there are some really beautiful images on their
The image I got to use is Kitty in Flowers which is adorable 


So please come along over to this weeks challenge and show us your wonderful work!
Happy Crafting 
Debby xxx

Sunday, 2 November 2014

Another Week...Another Challenge !

Morning fellow Crafters,
Well what a wonderful week of beautiful weather were are having for November sky's and sunshine....we even went out Trick or Treating with my nieces and the dogs walking around in just a cardigan at night!? What's that all about ? At this time of year usually the heating is cranked up full notch and scarves and hats are out ....just loving this weather could get used to this...but have a feeling it won't last!
So onto Challenge number 109 over at
Anything but a Square
Wonderful (& Many) Sponsors for this weeks prizes

Am sure you will agree well worthy of entering the challenge with a chance to win some goodies from these amazing company's !!

Must admit I was initially the one who thought up this challenge theme but completely takes me out of my comfort zone as I like squares always feel out of my comfort zone with anything else!....but here is my creation!

I got to use this BEAUTIFUL design from the gorgeous collection from Mitzi Sato-Wiuff at
called Peace Rose from the Flowers Collection
I absolutely ADORE Aurora Wing images ...the images are just so so beautiful!

As always am entering my card into the following challenges:
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
4 Crafty Chicks - anything goes
Divas By Design - anything goes
Creative Fingers Challenge - anything goes
A Creative Romance - pink

That's all for now, so good luck to those entering into this weeks challenge and
Happy Crafting!

Debby xx