Autumn falls and a missed challenge

Oh bless me. I am, as my friends would say, being special 🙂 I looked at the Papertake Challenge on Monday (yesterday) and saw that it had an autumn theme and went off and made this card using the Tweet…

Spreading Sunshine

Some sunshine for you all with this card using the Papertake Weekly Sketch and Designs by Krista Southern Sunrise papers. Still hanging on to the summer as best I can 🙂 The swirl was made by printing the flourish embellishment…

Sewing Embellishments

I had the urge to do some sewing – a touch of embroidery and this week Papertake Weekly has a stitching theme – real or faux. So here is a little embroidery strawberry for you – not that I am…

Kaboodle Doodle Excitement

There is some major excitement going on with Kaboodle Doodles. Not only has Andrea got new kits coming out but there is a new challenge blog starting this Sunday 24th August 2008. The first challenge will be to make something…

Buttons Grow on Trees – Didn’t You Know?

Buttons are this week’s theme for the Papertake Weekly Challenge and I have a very rare button tree for this one 🙂 Materials: Image – hand-drawn fine black marker and coloured with promarkers Paper – Kaboodle Doodles All Star Other…

Beads On Cards

So here is a card for the wonderful sketch from Katharina on the Papertake Weekly Challenge blog this week. I decided to play around with beads on cards again, partly inspired by the little beaded tassels on the card I…

Summer Birthdays

Hot summer colours for this one. A birthday card for a summer birthday and also for a challenge here and there. This one uses inspiration from Cute Card Thursday which has a birthday theme, then there is the ‘Hot’ theme…

Card for boys

This card is made for a boy’s birthday. It’s funny but most of the babies I know, children of friends and family, are boys. So I seem to be making lots of cards for young boys – at the moment.…