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Monday, 13 April 2015

Lots of Layer's at Ooh La La Creations - CH#178

Morning my friends, well day 4 of antibiotics and still so much pain when sitting down, however not as much as last week, so hopefully heading in the right direction.

I was up in the early hours and managed to comment on some of your blogs, and I bless you all from the bottom of my heart for your lovely comments over the last week and a bit.

I am bringing you my DT card for Ooh La La Creations - CH#178 - Lots of Layer's (at least 5).


This was made for Mhairi in mind, as she had her 28th birthday on 1st April and she just love butterflies...hope you like it my friends.

The Winner and Top 3 of CH#177 can be found HERE.  And also if you would like some inspiration from our fabby DT, pop over HERE.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

CD Sunday - Purple Crazy
Glitter N Sparkle - CH#132 - Include a Butterfly
Scribble and Scrap - CH#42 - Always Anything Goes
Allsorts - CH#306 -  Bingo - Ribbon, Flowers and Die Cuts

Hope you all have a fabulous day, love and hugs to all xxxx



Saturday, 11 April 2015

Use Kraft Card CH#56 - Little Claire's

Morning my friends, a very quick post from me.  I was supposed to be in London today, but have come down with a Kidney Infection...not able to sit an type much...

Today at Little Claire's their new challenge for CH#56 - Use Kraft Card.

Grey and Lilac Papers from Little Claire's 6 x 6 Gingham Paper Pad
Kraft Card - from the packaging from Little Claire's Order (LOL)
Umbrella Die - Memory Box from McOyster Paper Crafts
Flower Die - Ruby Red Crafts

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

4 Crafty Chicks - CH#241 - Die Cuts
Crafter's Cafe - CH#111 - Shaped Cards

Hope you like my wee card and hope you have a lovely day, 


Thursday, 9 April 2015

Take Time to Enjoy Life

Morning all here is my step by step, for Little Claire's  using the Golf Bag, Digi - I have used it to make a Retirement Card for a Man.


Using - Golf Bag Digi
and Outline Stickers - Misc.Text - LCD019

Is off print off image - Fussy Cut and colour with Promarkers

Matt and Layer - Plain Card and Matching Patterned Paper
onto a 7" x 7" Square Card

Cut a piece of White card to layer over the patterned paper.
Use Pan Pastels to make a Scene of Sky and Grass.
Adhere this Scene to the Matted Card blank.

Cut out Die Cuts, (some flat and some raised and shaped), adhere them and the Golf Bag digi to the Scene Card, also, add sentiments, to the card...

Shopping List for making this card: Golf Bag DigiOutline Stickers - LCD019, Neenah Cardstock for printing image onto, and for making your Sky and Grass Scene,  7" x 7" White Card Blank, Card and Patterned paper for Matting and Layering, Promarkers, Lipstick, Berry Red for Flag, Powder Blue, China Blue, Arctic Blue and Denim Blue, for Golf Bag, Metallic Silver for Clubs. Holly Green and Lush Green, for the Green and Burnt Sienna for the Hole. A Fine-liner in Black to go around the clubs, and Glossy Accents for the Golf Ball. Pan Pastels - Blue and Green for the Scene.  Die's used from Memory Box - Twiggy Tree, Puffy Clouds, Bunny Buddies and Golf Cart.

Hope you like the finished card. If you pop over to Little Claire's Blog you will see many step by step's by our fabulous Design Team.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Crafty Creations - CH#286 - Anything Goes - No Foolin!
Penny's Paper-Crafty - CH#222 - Anything Goes
Ruby's Rainbow - CH#101 - Bunnies
Scribble and Scrap - CH#41 - Always Anything Goes - 2nd entry

Wednesday, 8 April 2015

Flowers at Little Claire's Digi Challenge #4

Morning my friends, well I should have been on the road to Cupar by now, but slept in (what me sleeping in, unheard of) LOL...

Before I head out I want to bring you my DT card for Little Claire's DIGI challenge - CH#4 - Flowers.

Using - Camelia
Spellbinders - Floral Corner Die
Ribbon and Bow Maker from JT's Ribbon Designs

Still trying to practice my shading with Promarkers, mmm!.

Hope you like my card.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Crafty Sentiments - Lots of Flowers
Digi Chooseday - WK#14 - Use A Die
Fan-tastic Tuesday - CH#80 - Anything Goes with TWIST use a Die
Passion for ProMarkers - wk#290 - All About Birthdays

Have a wonderful day and thank you for visiting.

Tuesday, 7 April 2015

Paula Oakley CD - Samples

Well it is nearly afternoon, and I promise you all that there will be a wee break in my blog posting after this one, well just a wee one, LOL..Thank you for all bearing with me and leaving such fabulous comments, I truly appreciate it.

These are the final samples that I made from the Paula Oakley CD, for Ooh La La Creations, which will be on C&C today at 2pm.

Hearts and Lace - Paula Oakley CD
Bow made using Ribbon and Zutter Bow it All V2 - JTS Ribbon Designs

 Time to Reflect - Paula Oakley CD
Stepper Card - Die - Ruby Red Crafts

Keepsakes - Paula Oakley CD
Bow made using Ribbon and Zutter Bow It All V2 - JTS Ribbon Designs

I hope you have enjoyed visiting and seeing my samples as much as I enjoyed making them and sharing with you...love and hugs to you all and thank you again for visiting.

Urban Roots - Some more Samples

Morning my friends, well today is the day to catch the Lelli-Bot, show on Create and Craft at 1pm, I hope you manage to tune in, and see Sam's demo's, I will be really surprised if this is NOT a SELL OUT. So tune in early. Below are the rest of the samples I made, for the show.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenge:-
Crafting from the Heart - CH#54 - Anything Goes


I would like to enter this card into the following challenge:-
Through the Purple Haze - #84 - Anything Goes


I would like to enter this card into the following challenge:-
Amusing Challenge - Anything Goes (No Digi)

We at Lelli-Bot, will soon be bringing a challenge your way, here is the link to the blog, where you can follow us and add a badge to your blog if you so wish..

Hope you have liked my samples and if you want to see more from our team - pop into our Facebook page HERE, where you will see many, many, more samples...Have a wonderful day my friends, and thank you for visiting.

Monday, 6 April 2015

More Paula Oakley Samples - Ooh La La Creations

Afternoon,  my friends, well I have had some visitor's from Dundee today, so a tad late, with this post, I am sharing another couple of samples from the Paula Oakley CD - which will be showcased tomorrow on Create and Craft at 2pm.

Butterfly Days - Paula Oakley CD

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-
Crafty Cardmakers - #136 - Wings
Mema's Crafts - April - Anything Goes - Twist use Die/Punch

Strawberry Fair - Paula Oakley CD

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-
Card Mania - CMC#67 - Flowers
Open-Minded Crafting Fun - CH#33 - Food Related

I hope you agree that the Artwork is superb, and are tempted to tune in at 2pm tomorrow.

So sorry for so many posts these last couple of days, things will settle down again, but I am truly grateful for all your lovely comments..

Throw on the Flowers at Whoopsi Daisy - April Challenge

Happy Bank Holiday Monday my friends, well how wonderful is this weather?  We had a chill out day in the garden yesterday, was just fabulous, hope that whatever you are doing you are having fun.

Today is the start of our Whoopsi Daisy - April Challenge - Throw on the Flowers.

Using - Hip Hip Hooray CD
Available on Etsy, Ruby Red Crafts 
(particularly proud of the bow, as it is plain on one side and patterned on the other, and managed to get the printed side all over the bow, LOL)

We have had to have a wee change of the Rules at Whoopsi Daisy - We are allowing only 2 entries per person, but if you use a Whoopsi Daisy image, you can have a 3rd entry!

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Glitter N Sparkle - CH#131 - Anything Goes
Pile it On - CH#63 - Dies and/or Punches
The Paper Players - #239 - Use Any Die
The Ribbon Girl - Pastel Colours MUST use Ribbon
Hiding in My Craft Room - HIMCR#194 - Think Spring
Whimsy Stamp Challenge - CH#81 - Use a Die Cut

Hope you like my card, have a wonderful day, thank you so much for visiting...


Sunday, 5 April 2015

More Urban Roots

Happy Easter Sunday my friends, hope you all have a fabulous day, we are hoping to do the visiting of Grandchildren today, some off them are feeling poorly, so we will see...

I am wanting to share with you another couple of Samples from the Urban Roots, kit that is coming your way on Tuesday, at C&C...1pm.  This one is a bit Picture heavy, sorry for that in advance.

A Teenage Candle
Using Gems, Papers and Card from the Urban Roots Kit
also printed out some Urban Words to
make it a Cool Candle.

I would like to enter this Candle into the following challenges:-
Crafty Catz - CH#273 - Anything Goes
Sister of Craft - April - Anything Goes

Gift Box Lid - Using Urban Roots Topper

Side of Gift Box Lid - Using Urban Roots Sentiment

Side of Gift Box - Using Urban Roots - Card and Gems

Side of Gift Box - Using Urban Roots - Card and Gems

Side of Gift Box - Using Urban Roots - Card and Gems

I would like to enter this box into the following challenges:-
Crafty Calender - April - Add a Sentiment
Creative Knockouts - #83 - Dies/Punches

This kit, speaks Fun and Funky to me, so I thought I would make a couple of Fun, Funky samples, hope you agree...have a wonderful day, and thank you so very much for visiting...

Saturday, 4 April 2015

Paula Oakley at Ooh La La Creations

Happy Saturday my friends, hope you are all enjoying your bank holiday weekend.  As I said yesterday I have quite a few samples to share with you.

This morning I would like to show a couple of samples I made for the Ooh La La Creations, show on Create and Craft, Tuesday at 2pm.

The CD is from the super talented Paula Oakley, and I have to say, that if I had not gone to Cupar for a couple of weeks, I would not have been able to stop making samples from this CD, it is truly fabulous, so tune in to see Kathryn Sturrock, showcase the CD on Tuesday.

Paula Oakley CD - Ooh La La Creations
Ribbon from JTS Ribbon Designs

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Simply Papercraft - CH#1 - Anything Goes

Paula Oakley CD - Ooh La La Creations

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Craft Galore Encore - April - Make a Card
Crafting by Designs - April - Anything Goes

Have a lovely day and thank you so much for stopping by and leaving a comment...hugs xxxx


Friday, 3 April 2015

Are you ready for some Urban Roots?

Happy Good Friday my friends, I sure hope that you are looking forward to a fabulous long weekend...and hopefully you won't get fed up of my posts....can you believe I have samples for 2 shows on C&C on Tuesday, so I have been busy!...

First up is the fabulous new Kit from Lelli-Bot, called Urban Roots, and WOW has Sam cornered the market here, with fabulous toppers and papers for our teenager's and for the peter pan men in our lives...hope you like this kit, and I feel a Sell Out on the cards with this on Tuesday, catch it on C&C at 1pm.

Here are a couple of samples I have made:-

A very Simple - Memory Book for a 16 year old

I would like to enter this Memory Book into the following challenges:-
The Sister's of Craft - April - Anything Goes

Perfect card for Young Teenager

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-
Crafting Musketeers - April - It's a Man's World

I will be back later with some more samples, until then have a fabby Good Friday, love to you all and thank you for visiting.

Monday, 30 March 2015

Spring/Easter at Ooh La La Creations - CH#177

Morning and happy Monday to you all.  WOW what a fortnight I have had, since talking to you all, as most of you know, Princess Olivia was born safe and sound, on 18th March, weighing in at a respectable 7lb 4oz.  She is gorgeous and a very good baby.  I have more or less been dealing with Noah, who has found it a little tough, but have to say now, he says, good morning, Mummy, Daddy, Baby, well that is after he calls to Granny to get him out of his cot..LOL..

Anyway, onto today's new challenge at Ooh La La Creations - CH#177 - Spring/Easter.



Very simple for me, hope you like it.

I have been playing with the new CD - which is coming to Create and Craft on 7th April.  The Paula Oakley Collection and WOW it was so very hard to just choose a few to make up as samples, it is amazing and you can pre-order yours HERE.


So after a 2 week, absence I will be sharing with you samples for both the new Lelli-Bot collection and Ooh La La Creations CD, which will both be showing on Create and Craft on 7th April.

Before I go, I thought I should share a picture of Miss Olivia Jane Robertson.

Only a few hours old.

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:-

CD Sunday Challenge - Sentiment (must use something from a CD)
Glitter N Sparkle - CH#130 - Easter
Scribble and Scrap - CH#41 - Always Anything Goes
That Craft Place - Easter/Spring

Thank you for visiting my friends, and have a lovely day.

Monday, 16 March 2015

She's in Fashion at Ooh La La Creations CH#176

Happy Monday my friends, hope you all had a fabulous weekend.  Me I have been busy making samples for the next Lelli-Bot show on C&C, in April, so I am teasing you as a wee while before I can share with you..LOL...naughty Avril, LOL.

However, today we have a new challenge started at Ooh La La Creations CH#176  She's in Fashion, and I had a bit of a blast making my cards from the Say it with Words CD, available HERE

Bow made using Zutter Bow it All V2 - available HERE from Tomorrow



I adore this CD, the graphics are brilliant, and the sentiments, fit most of life's styles.  The good news is there will be a new CD available in April at Ooh La La Creations and the Gorgeous Kathryn Strachan will be on C&C with demo's so watch out for that, will bring more news as we go along.

I have mentioned JT's Ribbon Designs, quite a few times on my cards in recent months, I met John Taylor, his Mum, Barbara Friend and Sister Liz, Tagg at the Seaburn Ross Papercraft Show in November, this was his 1st show ever, we (Brian and I) have struck up a friendship, with John and his family. (think Brian was so glad to have another Man to talk too, LOL), anyway, John had me make 10 commissioned cards for him at Christmas - using his Printed Ribbon, now tonight, he is launching his brand new website and is give a massive 25% off.  To see how far he has come since November pop along HERE.  He does the most amazing printed and non-printed ribbon, teddies etc, etc, not many things to mention.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Having such problems with my internet this morning, so going to post this now, whilst I can, and come back and do the challenges - This will be my last post for a couple of weeks, just the way my DT work, has worked out, however, I have completed my DT work until the Middle of April, so even if my stay in Cupar is extended I can still bring the challenges to you...so thank you for visiting, will be taking my lappy to Cupar tomorrow, so will be able to stay in touch with you all, have a fabby day, love and hugs




Saturday, 14 March 2015

Spring Time at Little Claire's CH#55

Afternoon my friends, had a bit of a bad night, so had a wee long lie, so up now to face my day, I hope that you are all having a fab day so far.

As part of the Little Claire's Digi DT, we are allowed to enter projects into the Little Claire's Design Team's challenges too, so as well as playing with the fabulous digi's we can also play with the stamps and Die Cut pages, how amazing is that?  Anyway, here is my card for their CH#55 - Springtime.

Using - Tulip Bunny
Papers, buttons, peel offs and flowers from my stash.
Ribbon Bow made using Zutter - Bow it All V2 available HERE.

The prize for playing along is a £20 voucher to spend at the Little Claire's Store, so get your Spring Time makes into the challenge, Good Luck.  The Winner from CH#54 can be found HERE, Congratulations and thanks to all who played along.  Also if you are looking for the Digi Challenge which started on Wednesday, CH#3 - Shaped Cards, you can find the link HERE.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Catch the Bug - Step into Spring
Crafty Catz - CH#270 - Buttons and Bows
Simply Create Too - Bunnies or Easter
Wags' n Whiskers - Ready for Spring

Well that is all from me for now.  Thank you for visiting and have a wonderful day.

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

Shaped Cards - CH#3 at Little Claire's Digi Challenge

Morning my friends, well I have slept my 1st, 7 hour sleep in years, all be it from 3am to 10am, LOL..so a tad late with this posting.

This month at Little Claire's Digi Challenge - we would like to see your Shaped Cards.  Our DT have made some fabulous samples for you to have a look at and inspire you, you can find them HERE.

Now you don't have to use a Little Claire's Digi to enter, but you could win 5 Digi's from there Digi Shop.  So go on, join in with a chance to win.  The Winner from our 2nd challenge can be found HERE, thank you to all who took part and congratulations to the winner.

Here is my card, and the items I used to make it:-

Sentiment from Outline Sticker - Miscellaneous Text Black
Flowers and Die from Stash

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:-

Doodle Pantry - Any Digital Goes
Party Time Tuesday - Anything Goes
Through the Craft Room Door - Always Anything Goes
Melonheadz Friends - Use Green

I hope you like my wee card, have a wonderful day my friends, and thank you for visiting.