Wednesday, 30 November 2011

New DT Member.....Fab 'n' Funky....


Got some very exciting news to share today....Fab 'n' Funky have now chosen 3 new DT members and guess what I am one of them....Woo hoooo.....
Congratulations to Pat & Rachel for being picked too..

Thanks so much girls, I am soooo excited and feel very proud to be part of your fab team...

This weeks Challenge is our last for 2011...
and is a nice and easy one the theme is....
Anything Goes

Our Sponsor for this week is....
The Stamping Boutique

I have had a play with one of our Sponsor images called Smoochie...
She's gorgeous...

Close up of image

I would like to enter this card into the following Challenges
Sketch Saturday week # 183
Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge #162 ~ Borders & Flowers
Simon Says Stamp ~ Anything Goes

Items used

The Stamping Boutique Digi ~ Smoochie coloured with promarkers
First Edition papers ~ Desert Blooms
Die-namics ~ Decorative Doily & Faux Crochet
Flowers, brads & lace from stash

Please pop over to Fab 'n' Funky...
to check out my new teamies gorgeous creations for lots of great inspiration..
We would love to see your's too...

That's it from me today...2 posts in one day that's a first for me lol...

Wendy xxx

Divas By Design DT card #16 ~ Anything Goes

Hiya....Hope your week is going well...
 It's time for a new Challenge to start over at Divas by Design...
This weeks Challenge is a nice easy one the theme is...
Anything Goes

Our Sponsor this week is...

For my card, I used one of the very cute Wild Rose Studio stamps called
Toby and Butterfly...

Close up of image

I would like to enter this card into the
Sweet Stampin Challenge ~ Punches & Dies

Items used

Wild Rose Studio stamp ~ Milton & Co - Toby and Butterfly coloured with promarkers & flexmarkers
Wild Rose Studio stamp ~ Cute Greetings
My Mind's Eye papers ~ Free with Cardmarking & Papercraft (a while ago)
Martha Stewart punch ~ Layered Arch
Flowers and brads from stash

Please pop over to Divas by Design to check out 
 my teamies gorgeous creations for lots of great inspiration...
We would love to see yours too..

Thanks for stopping x

Wendy xxx

Sunday, 27 November 2011


Hiya...Hope you have had a great weekend...
We have had a lovely day at a family nice to see people that we have not seen in ages..

Tonight's card to share is a Fizzy Moon one called  Snow...such a cute image.

Close up of image

I would like to enter this card into the following Challenges
Ladybug Crafts Ink #47 ~ Winter Blues
Stampin with the Dragon ~ Anything Goes-Christmas
Sweet Stampin ~ Punches & Dies
Craft Your Days Away #34 Buttons or Bows

Items used

Fizzy Moon stamp ~ Snow
Marianne Design Creatables ~ Swedish I ce Star
Stickles ~ Frosty lace
Snowflake brad & button from stash

Thanks for stopping by........

Wendy xxx

Friday, 25 November 2011

Totally Papercrafts DT card #94 ~ Christmas........

Hiya...Can't believe it's Friday already, where did that week go...
That means it's time for a new Challenge over at Totally Papercrafts
this weeks Challenge has been chosen by Sarah and is......

Our sponsors for this week are....

For my card...
I used one of my favourite Penny Black Christmas  stamps called Snowy, such a cute snowman and lovely to colour...

Close up of image

I would like to enter this card into
I love promarkers # 93 ~ Anything Goes.....2nd entry

Items used 

Penny Black stamp ~ Snowy coloured with promarkers & flexmarkers
CraftHouse papers ~ Winter Wonderland
EK Success punch ~ Glacial Snowflake
Stickles ~ Frosted lace
Ribbon & pearls from stash

Please pop over to TPC... to check out the prizes
 and to see my teamies gorgeous creations  for lots of great inspiration..
We would love to see yours too...

Thanks for any comments 

Wendy xxx

Wednesday, 23 November 2011

Autumn Walk

Hiya.... hope your weeks going well...

I have a card to share with you  tonight, using one of the gorgeous Bildmalarna stamps called...
Mimosa - Autumn Walk...

I would like to enter this card into the following Challenges
Sweet Stampin ~ Birthday
I love promarkers #93 ~ Anything Goes

Make It Monday #64 ~ Anything Goes...A friendly place to share your creations and find inspiration

Items used

Bildmalarna stamp ~ Mimosa- Autumn Walk coloured with promarkers
Basic Grey papers ~ Green at heart
Martha Stewart punch ~ New Ash Family
Nellie Snellen Floral punches
Gems from stash

Enjoy your evening.....

Wendy xxx

Monday, 21 November 2011

Ruby Wedding Anniversary

Hiya....Hope you all had a great weekend....
The part we need to mend our washing machine has just turned up thank goodness, we have been with out it since last Tuesday and now I  have a big pile of washing to catch up on...

Todays card to share is a Ruby Wedding Anniversary, which one of the school mums asked if I could do for them...
It was not easy to take a good photo, as used mirror card... 

Made a Box for card

Going to link this card up to
Make It Monday #64 ~ Anything Goes.....A friendly place to share your creations and find inspiration

Items used

Nestabilities ~ Classic Hearts & Classic scalloped Hearts
Martha Stewart punch ~ Valentine lace
Cuttlebug Embossing folders ~ Swiss Dots & Roses
Crafts Too Embossing folder ~ Hearts
Papermania Shimmer Dots
Ribbon & mirror card from stash

Thanks for any comments...much appreciated xx

Wendy xxx

Friday, 18 November 2011

Totally Papercrafts DT card #93 ~ Black and White........

Hiya...It's Friday again and time for a new Challenge over at Totally Papercrafts..
This weeks Challenge has been chosen by Mel and is.....
Black and White

Our sponsors for this week are....
Crafty  Emma's Store
Amber Ink

For my card I used a Penny Black stamp called Flying stars that has not been inked up in a long time... it,s  beautiful and nice and simple for this Challenge, just added a little bit of sparkle to the image with a Sakura Gelly Roll pen...

Photo is really not showing up the sparkle..

 Items used

Penny Black stamp ~ Flying Stars
Paper Cellar papers ~ Black and White
Martha Stewart Corner & Border punches ~ Swirling lace
Ribbon & pearls from stash

Please pop over to see my teamies gorgeous creations for lots of inspiration...
We would love to see yours too....

Wendy xxx

Wednesday, 16 November 2011

Divas by Design DT card #15 ~ Monochromatic........

Morning all...Its Wednesday already and that means a new challenge starts over at
Divas by Design...this weeks theme is....

Our sponsor this week is ... The Digi Garden

I would like the thank the DT ladies for a very warm welcome...I feel so proud to be part of your fabulous team...

Hope you all like my first DT card for Divas by Design...

Close up of image....Paper pieced the Blanket.

I would like to enter this card into
Sweet Stampin Challenge ~ Going Gorgeously Gingam

Items used

LOTV stamp ~ Baby Blanket coloured with promarkers
Pink Petticoat papers
Martha Stewart punch ~ Pinking Scallop
Teddy Bear charm from the Hobbyhouse
Ribbon, buttons & brad from stash

Please pop over to Divas by Design to see my teamies gorgeous creations
for great inspiration....We would love to see yours too..

Wendy xxx

Sunday, 13 November 2011

DT card... A Passion For Stamps....Robin And Holly.........

Hiya...hope you are all having a great weekend.
We had a fantastic day yesterday, we went to visit my friend and her two boys
to celebrate Nicholas's 7th Birthday...
We went to the Theatre and saw The owl who was afraid of the was very good
and then on to MacDonald's..not sure what the children enjoyed more lol....

Today's card I am showcasing one of Ruth's beautiful images called Robin And Holly, such a gorgeous image especially for this time of year.

Close up of image..Robin And Holly
You can find this image and many more of Ruths beautiful  Digi images at
She is so talented and all of them are truly beautiful.

I would like to enter this card into the
Digtal Tuesday Challenge #136 ~ Anything Goes

Items used

A Passion For Stamps Digi ~ Robin And Holly coloured with promarkers
My Mind's Eye papers ~ Snowed in Winter papers (came free with Cardmaking & Papercrafts)
Martha Stewart punch ~ Doily lace
Nellie Snellen Floral punch ~ Branch
Craft work Cards message
Doily, flowers & brads from stash

Thanks for stopping by today xx

Wendy xxx

Friday, 11 November 2011

I made Top 3 at The One Stop Craft Challenge.....and to say Thanks....

Soooooo excited.... Just seen I made Top 3 over at The One Stop Craft Challenge
for last weeks challenge...No sentiment.
It was the Poppy fields one using a cute Penny Black stamp on this post ...Here

I would like to say Hello and welcome to my new followers and to all of you a BIG THANK YOU for all the lovely comments you leave me, much appreciated... also all your kind words about my new DT positions.

Hope you all have a great weekend.

Wendy xxx

Totally Papercrafts DT card #92 ~ Victorian.............

Well it's Friday again and that means a new Challenge starts over at Totally Papercrafts.

This week it's Victoria's turn to host and she has chosen the theme

Our wonderful sponsor this week is 
Meljen's Designs

The lucky winner will get to choose Four Digi images
of their choice.

For my card....
I used a image and papers from a Joanne Sheen CD Rom called Enchanted Christmas 
and dug out my peel offs and mirror card from the back of  cupboard
(not seen them for a long time)
and added some ribbon and flowers.

Thanks for stopping by and please pop over to TPC...
to see the  gorgeous DT creations, lots of great inspiration...
we would love to see your's too...

Wendy xxx

Tuesday, 8 November 2011


Good Morning all....................
Just popped on to share yet more exciting news...

I received a email yesterday morning from the lovely super talented Rebekah, asking if I would consider joining her Design team Divas by Design...well as you have probably already seen from the title of my post.... I accepted and feel very proud to be part of the DT.....

xxx Thanks again Rebekah, I am sooooooooo excited xxx

Hope you all have a great day.....

Wendy xxx 

Monday, 7 November 2011


Hi everyone.........hope you had a great weekend and enjoyed the fireworks.......

For my card to share today...I have used another one of my new Fizzy Moon stamps called Presents, and some more the of the papers from the Fizzy Moon Festive Fun , shame the sparkle on the stocking paper does not show up very well in photo......

Close up of image

I would like to enter this card into the following Challenges
Creative inspirations #136 ~ Lashings of sparkle
Winter wonderland ~ Make your card sparkle
I love promarkers ~90 ~ Glitter & Glitz
Simon says stamp ~ Button/s

Make It Monday #62 ~ Anything Goes......A friendly place to share your creations and find inspiration

Items used

Fizzy Moon stamp ~ Presents coloured with promarkers & flexmarkers
Fizzy Moon Festive Fun ~ papers & button
Marianne Design creatables ~ Snowflakes LR0123
Craftwork cards mini message
Stickles ~ Lavendar & Frosty lace

xx  Thanks for all your kind words about my 2 new DT positions and wins  xx

Wendy xxx

Sunday, 6 November 2011


OMG.....What a week of excitement I have had, going to take me a while to get a normal heart beat again lol........

It all started Tuesday when I saw I had made top 5 at Passion for promarkers, was just getting over the excitement and then I received a  email from the lovely Cathy over at Totally Papercrafts Challenge blog asking me if I would like to join their DT ,so chuffed to have been picked and still in shock...and then I saw my name as the lucky runner up winner of Judys Christmas Candy, how lucky am I ...

And then totally out of the blue, I received a message from the lovely talented Ruth of...A Passion For Stamps asking if I would join her DT, well I thought about it for about a min and then said yes please...Thanks again Ruth, I am really proud to be part of your DT...

You can see all of Ruths very beautiful Digi images... here

Hope I have not bored you all with all my news, but I'm soooooooooooo excited.

Wendy xxx

Saturday, 5 November 2011

CANDY WINNER.............

Good evening all, hope you have enjoyed the fireworks, we watched them down at our local ruby club, not really a big fan of fireworks but they do put on a good display and the children love them seeing them.....

Before I annouce the lucky winner...I would like to say thanks to all of you who have entered my 100 Follower Candy and for all the lovely comments you leave on my cards, all of them are very much appreciated ..Also would like to say hello to all my new followers and welcome to my blog....

                                                         Hubby has picked a winner and the winner is.........................

Congraulations Dianne..Please Email me at.... (thanks for your details  Dianne, enjoy your new goodies)

Will be back shortly with more exciting news to share, so much has happened in the last 5 days.

Wendy xxx

100 Follower Candy


Hi all....I'm back with my Candy as promised to celebrate my 100 Followers.... I would like to thank you all for your support and lovely comments you leave me,they are all much appreciated and really make my day.

My 100 Follower Candy
Papermania Capsule  Cranberry & Apple 6x6 paper pack
Papermania Capsule Cranberry & Apple Petals
Papermania Capsule Cranberry & Apple Mini Buttons
6 French Lace paper Doilys
1 metre of red ribbon
14 red star shaped gems

If you would like a chance to win my Candy...Then just follow these 3 rules

1.You must be a follower of my blog
2. Remember to place the photo on your sidebar,with a link back to me.
3. Please leave a comment for me and I will get hubby to draw a winner.

This Candy will end 5TH November at 6pm.
Good Luck everyone xx

Wendy xxx


Friday, 4 November 2011

New DT Member....Totally Papercrafts...

Hiya....I have some really exicting news to share with you all today....As some of you know, I asked to be considered for a DT position at Totally Papercrafts and guess what....I was one of the lucky ones to be picked.....
I am chuffed to bits, and still in shock lol.. thanks girls, I feel so honoured to be part of your fab team...

This weeks Challenge over at Totally Papercrafts  has been chosen by Cathy and is
...stitch It!....
So we would like to see stitching on your creations, it can be  either real or faux...
I went with faux...never used a sewing machine in my life lol..but wish I could, love the look of real stitching on cards..

Our sponsor for this Challenge is

 What a fab prize...20 silver Tibetan Charms...

My first DT card....Wooo hoooo......

I would like to enter this card into
Digtal Tuesday Challenge #135  ~ Cute and cuddly

Items used

Ladybug Crafts Ink Digi ~ Cat flu-Magnum coloured with promarkers & flexmarkers
Making Memories papers ~ Simply Fabulous Collection-Meg
Martha Stewart punch ~ Embossed Zig Zag
Marianne Design creatables ~ Button Flower
Woodware sentiment ~ FRCL154 ~ Salutations
Bakers Twine from stash

Thanks for stopping by and please pop over to see the gorgeous DT creations, lots of great inspiration.....We would love to see your's too......

Wendy xxx

Wednesday, 2 November 2011

I made top 5....Passion for promarkers...

Sooooo excited to see I made the top 5 over at passion for promarkers for last weeks challenge... for a child..with my card in the post below this one..... and to think I nearly threw the image in the bin when the colouring around the boy and plane was,nt going right..believe me it looked terrible at first lol...still got a long way to go with my colouring to get it anywhere near as good as a lot of you bloggers out there...Thanks ladies for picking my card,you have made my day and now proudly displaying my top 5  blinkie...yay!

Back later with a card, hope you all have a great day xx

Wendy xxx


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