Sunday, 18 December 2016

It wasn't Me

Challenge #219 - 18 Dec - Xmas with Glitter
(It Wasn't Me - Ike's Art) 
the baubles at bottom is from the Crafters companian advent calender 
i used spectrum noir colorista pens  red green brown ,clear glitter pen and a stickle glitter glue. colored glitter paper and plain red paper   Sheena stamping card  i layered the xmas tree  cut it out 3 times 

this is the back view i did a blummer i done an upside down card ,put it on upside down so i folded the back other way and folded an small edge so it stayed up 

Sunday, 11 December 2016

Stardust Dreams

Challenge #218 - 11 Dec - Anything Goes
(Stardust Dreams - Morgan's ArtWorld)
for this i thought i would use my craft card ,used spectrum noir colour blend pencils blue orange pink green red artistry ink pad Cranberry crush , from clarity stamps 

you can join in here 

Sunday, 4 December 2016

Butterfly wings

Butterfly wings-Jeremiah Ketner-Crafts and Me 

Challenge #217 - 4th December - Traditional Xmas Colour

used my Sp Noir colour blend pencils again i do love useing them used red green and blue some blue scrap paper ribbon from the Xmas wreaths my Hubby was making ( haha dont tell )
used Sheena card some little  blue beads

Sunday, 27 November 2016

Butterflys all around

.Challenge #216 - 27 Nov - Blue& White
(Skylar & Friends in Signs of Spring - Oddball Art)

used Spectrum noir pencils on this 
and distress blue inkpad  butterflys and words from Crafters companion 
you can join Challenge here

Sunday, 20 November 2016

Cat in cup

Challenge #215 - 20th November - Thanks/Thankfulness.

Used my Aqua pens for this 
flowers were flower dies , not sure were they from,
but done them as Sheena Douglass done on tv, 
Decoupaged the cat,
and coloured with the Aqua tints ,red orange and a yellow from the bright colours 
and the word were from one of the free stamps from CC Magazine 
You can enter here :

Sunday, 13 November 2016

Kitty Kitty

Challenge #214 - 13th November - Anything Goes.
Used my Aqua pens for this 
flowers were flower dies, not sure were they from,
 but done them as Sheena Douglass done on tv
and coloured with the Aqua tints,
red orange and a yellow from the bright colours 
and the word were from one of the free stamps from CC Magazine
you can enter here : 

Sunday, 6 November 2016

pretty lady

Challenge #213 - 6 Nov -
 One For The Men (Movember
(Aurora 'Maui Maui' - The EastWind)

for this i used black and blue card
spectrum noir pencils
Sheena card 

Sunday, 30 October 2016

Pumpkin Patch

Challenge #212 - 30 Oct - Halloween
(Pumpkin Patch - Cute As A Button)
used sp noir Aqua pens  and a clarity stencil for trees in background

entering in:

Sunday, 16 October 2016

Time for a read

 Challenge #210 - 16 Oct - Anything Goes
(Dear Diary - Sara Burrier - Crafts & Me)
used crafters companian water card and the aqua pens
The flowers and scrolls are from  

Sara Signature - Floral Delight collection 

and the picture from 
(Dear Diary - Sara Burrier - Crafts & Me)

Sunday, 2 October 2016


Challenge #208 - 2 Oct - Fall/Autumn
(Happy Pumpkin Day - Arti Doodles)
Used new Spectum markers from the Colistra range for this 
To enter Challenge go to:

Sunday, 25 September 2016


glitter and sparkle challenge 207 Happy Birthday
Supposed to be a wren but probably nothing like it in colour
used my aqua pencils again
used dove gray
sky blue
and a blue distress ink pad
  and the birds around side are from crafters inspiration magazine

you can join in here

Sunday, 18 September 2016

Flower Power Rosie

Challenge 206 Any thing goes 
you can get here here
used my new Aqua inks that Sheena Douglas has  used the bright and beautiful ones
 got it all over my dress does it come out.. probley not!!!
Flowers are from my stash

Sunday, 11 September 2016

Carnivorous garden

Challenge #205 - 11th September
Carnivorous garden from
It was lovely to find this as this is what we do.. grow carnivorous plants!!!
I used the Crafters companian water card
My new aqua  Water pens
bottle green
pine green
opal blue
red berry
and from the
bees wax
midnight blue
the words are from  the crafters companian Magazine
hope you like it 

here is link to challenge

Wednesday, 7 September 2016


This is my first of Sheena's new Xmas stamps and dies
i made it into one of my box cards, with azatate on the inside
(When I first started making cards these were what i made )
i cut out 2 frames colored them and cut out the roses on one of them
decoparged it on front
layered the trees on inside one 2 layers
then stuck a card blank on back
Distress inks
antique linen
barn door
bundles sage
Archilel black
Sheenas new xmas  die and stamps

In the Moonlight

My card for the Calendar challenge
i used theuva card
Archival black
toadstool stamps
mountain rose
black spectrum noir
silver card and a maroon card

entering in the Clarity stamp calendar challenge

Please look at the bottom card what Keely has done

This is the card my little great granddaughter Keely has made
she wanted to join in she is 8 years old and its her first proper card, i had lost the ferns so
she couldn't finish till she comes round again, but i had to show you what she has done .
dont you think its great
will show the finished one next week when she comes round again

She used adirondack and promarkers for this 

Sunday, 4 September 2016

Bubble Fairy

Challenge #204 - 4th September
Clean & simpleComes from

used Crafters companion  water card and the Spectrum noir water pencils  
lost my paint brush halfway through doing it ,so had to find another one ...
pencils used are ..
From the Primaries..
chrome ,orange ,sunshine 
mango, citrus yellow 
Aegean blue 
bottle green
from essentials
apricot , straw 
from the
and the naturals 
cobalt ,blue kiwi 
pesto green
sky blue

Saturday, 3 September 2016


this is my garden used the boy girl on swing and the tree house didnt see it go wonky till it was done ,
still must be weight of birds , as one is missing now must have flown away!!!!
also used the little people .. can you see the cat!!!!
i used the other card
Adirondake inks

Stone washed
The distress inks
hickory smoke
barn door wild honey
also used  spectrum noir glitter pen
Entering in

Sunday, 28 August 2016

Smartie Pants

Challenge # 203-28th August- Back to School 

Smartie Pants Digital Stamp 

I used the Neenah card

Spectrum noir pens
TB3 TB1 CG1 IG1 IG4 CR8 
CR1 FS2 CT2 GB10

Distress inks 
Blue print and Pumice stone 
the books are a stamp from craft magazine 

Thank you for your comments 

Sunday, 21 August 2016

Glitter & Sparkle Challenge #202 - Sketch.

This  is my post for the Glitter & Sparkle Sketch challenge

Challenge #202 - 21st August - Sketch
i used
Spellbinding Stamps
water colour Aqua pencils 
Argean blue
 Opal blue
Cantalope Apricot

 Red Berry

Abandoned corral and wilted violet distress inks

hope you like it
please leave me a comment if you would 

Friday, 19 August 2016

Verity rose

Used my new Verity rose stamp and here rose stamp
Spetrum noir pens
bg4 tn7 fs2 pp5 pp3 tb1
 tb3 ct1 dt2 dg3 pp5
distress ink blue  and a brown 

Entered in

Got my G granddaugter staying and she and her brother Ryan have taken over my craft shed!!!
this is what Keely has made she has used a brown pink blue and green ink pad 

Sunday, 14 August 2016

using Indigo Blue stamps

Used 2 Indigoblue stamps the cat and the flowers

Red gold brown burgundy & orange

 Spectrum noir Aqua  pencils

Dont you just love that Cat 

entered in

Glitter & Sparkle Challenge #201 - Anything Goes.

This  is my post for the Glitter & Sparkle  challenge

my Image is

Challenge #201 - 14th August - Anything Goes

used my water colour Aqua pencils 
 adirondak ink pad 

Meadow and Demin 

The birds and trees are from Clarity stamp 

Hope you like it 
Please leave me a comment if you can x

entered in

Tuesday, 9 August 2016

how i made boxes for my stamps

started with a4 card and scored as in picture
then cut as in picture
glued end 

and folded over

glue sides 

and other side 

put stamps in and thought about decorating box !!!

put them on my shelf
have filled shelf up most with crafters companian stamps , still have some left but they ones from magazines 
Hope you can understand  

Thursday, 4 August 2016

Using new Aqua pencils

been playing with new Aqua pencils , think i love them
Coral Crome, orange, charcoal brown, saffire ,straw, deep blue ,dove grey ,spinach ,sunshine
also used one of the clear glitter pens 

Wednesday, 3 August 2016

Playing with parchment

used the baby plates from Clarity club and colored with the Pemigo  pens  (Red Yellow and green )
and gold and black card

Thank you for looking hope you like it

Please leave me a comment x 

Tuesday, 2 August 2016

2nd card at clarity workshop

this was 2nd one we done used other stamp from the Kingfisher one .one side we had bits of special colored tissue that we cut in small pieces wet and crinkled up wet card and layered on one side all colour from tissue came onto card
other side used distress inks and circle stencil also used the lid to my spay bottle top  ... can you spot a Bunny He he....
we also used the groovi board for the butterfly coloured with distress pens and cut out and layered it . also used a card to make lines on

Thank you for looking , hope you like it ..
Please leave me a comment  if you can xx

Made at Clarity workshop

Used Hummingbirds  bird  stamps  
and the leaf and stencil for circles and distress inks Cut circles out and used gilding flakes in circles.

Please leave me a comment 
Thankyou for visiting x

Sunday, 17 July 2016

one with butterflys

used Sheena Douglas stamps and Aqua pens and the other stepper card die i bought
 and added a clear glitter pen on it from Crafters companion  (sorry forgot name )

entered in

Saturday, 16 July 2016

Mostly birds

these are hobby art stamps and water card useing Spectrum noir acratic pens

this one my brother pinched and put on his facebook picture ,used Barbara Grays stamps and stencil

Hobby art stamps again  and Spectrum noit acratic pens 

This is stamps from a magazine
Done these last week useing my Spectrum noir Acratic pens