Quixotic Paperie Challenge Blog Challenge No. 40

I like to Move It, Move It, I like to Move It, Move It I like to MOVE IT! Ok, confession - I am a bit of a fan of the film Madagascar and no I don't have any children so I can not even pretend I like the movie because of them! This week's Quixotic Challenge is right up my street:…


He Is Checking It Twice!

Another Christmas card this morning - well now the postal strike is off I need to make LOTS of Christmas cards LOL! Here is the Whiff Of Joy Santa Reading List and I thought I would try a minimal look with red, white and some gingham fabric. I've coloured Santa with my Prismacolor pencils and added some sparkle with Shimmerz Paints Pixie…


Quixotic Challenge Blog First Challenge

Today is a special day, it is the first challenge from the Quixotic Paperie Challenge blog, and it is Elaine's, the owner of Quixotic Paperie, birthday. So the theme, as chosen by Elaine, is 'Birthdays' For my birthday card I've used the lovely Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps Moonlight Whispers - Francesca with the My Mind's Eye Wild Asparagus Papers and some ribbon jute.…


Halloween Chocolates

Hi guys, how are you all doing today? Getting ready for Halloween? I think in our household it might be a night of popcorn, chocolates and watching Harry Potter - well, that is as scary as I can cope with :) Here is a Halloween make for your scary party. I've used the fabulous Hero Arts Clear Designs Owl-oween which is on…


CPS Challenge

Hey All, Shimmerz Paints is sponsoring the CPS challenge this week and some of the Shimmerz Paints Team have been making cards with the sketch. Here is my take on this week's sketch. I've used Shimmerz Paints Spritz Baby's Breath on the music-stamped background and Shimmerz Paints Fire Engine Red and Wed wagon on the alphas. The Holly leaves were sprayed with…


New Shimmerz Colours Release Day

Yay! It is the Shimmerz New Colours Release Day! Look at these yummy Vintage colours, so pretty :) For the new Autumn Vintage colours we have Antique Lace, Mossy Stone, Wed Wagon and Vintage Wine paints and Rock-A-Fella Blue, Treasured Hymn and Licorice Spritz. If you pop over to the Shimmerz blog this week you will see lots of wonderful makes from…


New Shimmerz…Pass It On!

21st September is the day to put in your diaries for some Vintage colours coming your way as well as some exciting news from Shimmerz Paints.


Reasons To Be Joyful One, Two, Three

Well, it is sunny and I'm just about to have some dim sum for lunch! That makes me happy! Another Shimmerz Paints and Paper Popsicles swap card for you today. You might spot a bit of stitching with my sewing machine and... Some yummy Shimmerz Fire Engine Red Paint on the SEI rub-on. The paper is Cosmo Cricket Girl Friday paper and…


Paper Popsicles And Shimmerz Swap

A bright card for a not very bright day. I don't know what it is like where you are but here it is Grim! This week we are having a swap over at Shimmerz Paints with Paper Popsicles and I have some cards to show you and if you pop over to the Shimmerz Blog you will see more wonderful makes from…


Triple The Sketch And Shimmerz

A challenge card for you today! Finally I've managed to do a card for a challenge. The challenge is over at Triple The Sketch and the DTs from Triple The Sketch and Shimmerz have been playing along. Here is the sketch: You can do anything you want - really, anything! You should see what all the girls have been doing - some…


Shimmerz Meets Cornish Heritage Stamps

Just a quickie to let you know about a fun swap going on at Shimmerz Paints and Cornish Heritage Farm this week, starting today and ending on Thursday. The DTs from Shimmerz Paints and Cornish Heritage Farms have made some beautiful projects, well worth checking out!   Have A Shimmerz-y Cornish Heritage Farm Evening :) Kim