Secret Messages

A Spoon Full of Sugar have a fab challenge this week – Secret Messages on your card. So here is my go. I love these papers from Kaboodle Doodles; they go so well with the stamp from Sugar Nellie. Materials: Stamp - Sugar Nellie Papers - Kaboodle Doodle All Star Inks - Distress ink Walnut stain; VersaFine Black Colouring - Letraset Promarkers…

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Knight in Shining Armour

So here is one for you. It was made for the wonderful Blog Candy that Nikki has on her site Nikki's Card Creations. Make a card using one or more of the following: Flowers, Buttons, Ribbon and Patterned paper. She is celebrating here Blogoversary and nearly 30,000 hits. Well done, Nikki. So here it is: it has patterned papers and buttons. Materials…

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Fast Recovery

So here we are again – able to blog properly since we have a new computer – a challenge submission for the Funky Fairy's Challenge Blog, which has a Get Well Soon theme. Having recently done the whole hospital and recovery thing, I worked my way through a number of puzzle books to pass the time so thought that a little 'Recovery…

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Slumber party

Circles are the inspiration from A Spoon Full Of Sugar this week, so here is my interpretation using one of my favourite stamps from Sugar Nellie. The colours are subtle pinks and soft sand for a comfy go-to-bed feel :) Materials: Stamps: Sugar Nellie's Bedtime Maggie; Studio G Alphabet Set Papers: PaperMania Exquisite paper stack Colouring: Watercolour pencils and Marvy Le plume…

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Brown and Turquoise Combo

Here is a card using brown and turquoise, one of my favourite colour combinations. The card uses the fab sketch from Katharina's Creative Place and I thought I would also use some check paper, which is the theme over at A Spoon Full Of Sugar. The stamp is a Sugar Nellie from the Little Cotton Rabbits Range and one of my favourites.…

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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 from Papertake Weekly and Tag You're It have a Tag in a pocket theme. The weird thing is I had already decided…

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Lemon and Lime

Celebrating a new birth in Lemon and Lime - what do you think? This card was made for the following challenges: the celebration theme from A Spoon Full of Sugar, the great sketch from Friday Sketchers, the Baby theme on Thank God it's Friday and the new challenge blog This Thursday It's About which is starting with the theme 'Fresh'. So this…

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Coaster…

Sweet Sugar Challenges has a great challenge to make something other than a card with Sugar Nellie stamps. So I decided to have a go at a coaster for cups :) So patterned paper has been layered onto a circular piece of chipboard and then sealed with a varnish (to waterproof it a bit). It was fun to do.

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Pure Sugar

I'm In Love. I'm in love with the Sugar Nellie stamps. I was really naughty and ordered two from Funky Kits :) I just could not resist. Here is Chef Hamish and I thought I would enter him into the Cute Card Thursday Challenge this week, which has a patterned paper theme and a chance to win fab pattern paper downloads from…

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