Thursday, 24 March 2011

New challenge, BLOG HOP and a freebie

Good morning woke to beautiful sunshine, ABOUT TIME ...........
Here we are Thursday again which means a new challenge over at CRAFTY SENTIMENTS.
This week we are having a blog hop and a freebie for you.

There are 12 digis of AMY and we are giving you 1 FREE Amy to join in with our new releases.... and the prize is 3 digis from our Shop!

   This is the freebie Amy that you can download from crafty sentiments blog too enter this week's challenge
And we are having a blog hop too, so hope you all join in  along with us, Click here to view the DT cards using all of the 12 Amy's......please leave comments all the DT'S blogs as 5 of you will be winning another Amy digi..... Here is the full blog hop order if you are lost along the way...

Bev (Me)

You should have come from pinky's blog before you arrived here if not, follow the list above.

So here's my card this week.
I am using Spring Amy

No copics this week for a change.
Amy's head piece and dress have been paper pieced with crafty sentiments papers
I also used gel pens
Papers and sentiments all from Crafty Sentiments.
Ribbon from stash
Martha Stewart punch

Challenges I am entering
Sketch Saturday - Sketch

Now from here you need to hop over to

Dont forget you must use the freebie Amy to enter this weeks challenge.
have a wonderful day all.
thank you for stopping by.

Bev xx

Monday, 21 March 2011

New Releases and a blog hop

Just a flying visit with some lovely news for you all...... Suzette our lovely owner of Crafty Sentiments has been asked so many times if Amy a sweet little girlie Character will ever be as a digital download.... well we can now say yes she will be,
On the 24th of March we will be having a Release Party on the Challenge Blog..... 5 lucky winners can get their hands on one of the Amy's, there will be some new ones and some that are from the clear stamp so make sure you join us HERE.

We have some special Guest Designers so all you will need to do is visit everyones blog and leave a little comment as there are hidden prizes to be won!
That's not all we will be giving you one of the new Amy as a FREEBIE to participate in that challenge on the 24th so make sure you download Amy and enter your cards in the challenge...... here's a little preview of her too, yes I am naughty!
Hope you can join in with us too...

Bev xx

Saturday, 19 March 2011

I done it!

Woopppiieee I done it. I managed to post a card everyday this week.
I would like to think I could keep it up, But with working from home and normal day to day activities I just never know.
Tonight we are out with our son and his girlfriend and the in laws for a nice steak.
The biggest steak this place serves is 32oz if you can eat it with all the trimmings you get it free.
No I wont be having one of them. I love steak but no way could I eat one that big.
I plan to having a crafting day tomorrow , so hopefully I can get ahead with a few cards for next week.
Today's card I am not that happy with. I may have to have a play with it and add something.

Tilda and bench coloured with copics
Bazzil card
Buttons and peel off from stash ( buttons look black here, but they are a dark brown)

Entering this into
Creative Cowgirls - Monochromatic
Quirky Crafts - Sketch
The Crafy Pad - Buttons

Thanks for stopping by and hope you all enjoy your weekend

Bev xx

Friday, 18 March 2011

Wooppie it's friday

Good morning all. Friday at last. No cooking for two whole days. Tonight going to Frankie n Benny's for a meal with Friends to celebrate a friends 50th birthday. Which means yum yum cinnamon waffles for dessert. If you have never tried them you just have to the are yummyyyyyyyyyyyyyy.

So here's today's card

Magnolia coloured with copics
Pink Petticoat papers
Crafty sentiments ticket sentiment
Flowers and gems from stash
Gold Stickles glitter glue

Challenges I am entering
One stitch at a time - Glitter & Gems (gems on wedding dress and button hole, glitter on crown)
Cupcake Inspirations - Roses & Pink

Before I go I would like to say Thank you for all your lovely comments.
Hope everyone has a fab friday.

Bev xx

Thursday, 17 March 2011

What I use to do

I have just been looking thru my files on my laptop and come across some pictures of Jewellery.
I use to make this before I found card making.
So I thought I might show you some bits that I made.
Firstly some earrings

Will post some more later as I  got to do abit of editing on others .

Bev xx

Crafty sentiments challenge

Good morning all. Well as yet I have kept to my plan of posting a card everyday this week. Would like to think I could do it every week. But that all depends on work load.

Anyway this weeks challenge over at crafty sentiments is

Today I have used one of the images which comes in the mini kit.
Which is being released in the store today

Sleeping bear coloured with copics
Papers from Bearly mine
Crafty sentiments sentiment
Fiskers punch
Peel off teddy bears

Challenges I am entering

Please hop over to Crafty Sentiments and check out the rest of the teams creations.
Thanks for stopping by, hope everyone has a fab day

Bev xx

Wednesday, 16 March 2011

Card for a male

Good morning, hope everyone is having a good week so far. This is a schedules post which I am doing now(Monday) Jackie I am still on a roll here with  posting a challenge card everyday. lol.

So today's card

Image Kenny K freebie  coloured with copics
Golfing paper found on my laptop so don't know where it come from.
Gems and brads from Stash
paper cellar stick on golf  club embellishment
Sentiment cut on the cricut

Challenges I am entering

Thank you for stopping by.
Now I have to get on with getting some more cards made for the rest of the week.

Bev x

Abit of NEWS

over at Crafty Sentiments we have decided to offer a special mini digi pack every month at a reduce price....... This will consist of images, sentiments and papers so make sure you keep checking!
So we are having a Mini Release Pack of some lovely little baby bear he is called Bobby,
New Papers and the Baby Sentiments are also included in this pack.....
The party starts at the challenge blog on the 17th March so some and be inspired and win! win! win!.


Dont forget tomorrow is a new challenge day over at the craftyy sentiments challenge blog.
so stop by tomorrow to see some cards with these designs on.

Bev xx

Tuesday, 15 March 2011

Back to my favorite colour again

Good morning. well I am on a roll  with my plan to try and post a card every day. And today I am back to working with that colour I just love to use on cards.

Doodlebugs design Papers - Limeade leaflet & Limeade blossoms
Tilda coloured with copics
yellow bazzil card
Punched Flowers coloured with fluid chalks
Martha Stewart punch Ash branch punch
Crafty sentiments  sentiment stamp
Oval Nestie

Challenges I'm entering
Crafty Catz - Yellow and Green
Wild Orchid - Dieing to punch it out

Thank you for dropping in,
Enjoy your day

Bev xx

Monday, 14 March 2011

Day 2 off my plan

As I said yesterday I plan to try and post a card for a challenge every day. so here's today card.

Tilda coloured with copics
Pink Petticoat vintage Rose papers
Urban Deko Lace
Doily coloured with cat eyes fluid chalk
Flowers, Gems and ribbon from stash
Butterfly charms from The Works

Challenges I am Entering
My time to craft - Jewels (centre of flowers)

Thanks for stopping by.
hopefully see you tomorrow.

Bev xx

Sunday, 13 March 2011

Abit of Sunday afternoon crafting

I sat this morning thinking a little bit of crafting is going to happen this afternoon. So sat down and done some blogging to see what challenges are out there. I have made a list of challenges which I would like to enter and hopefully I will post a card everyday for some challenges this week.

So here's my card for today

Kenny K image coloured with copics
Grey bazzil card
Papermania capsule 12x12 papers( forgot I had these paper)
Flowers , ribbons and pearls from stash
Urban deko lace coloured with copics to get colour I wanted
Nestie circles
Sentiment is from Crafty sentiments patches and stitch.

Challenges I am entering
Kenny K's Krafty Girlz - Lace, ribbon and bows
Totally Gorjuss - Pearls and lace
Sketchy colors - Colour theme Grey,White and Purple
ABC Challenge - Pearls

Thank you for stopping by, hope you all had a fab weekend.
Dont forget to pop back tomorrow to see what else I made today.

Bev xx

Thursday, 10 March 2011

Just for you

Good morning and only just making it on time for this post. Card was done last night , but light was so bad couldn't take a picture until this morning. Not that I am still happy with it. but hey ho.

This weeks challenge for crafty sentiments  is called
 Our sponsor this week is Whoopsi Daisy....

Lily with flowers coloured with copics
Papers are papermania capsule collection
lace from stash coloured with copics
Pearls from stash
Sentiment computer generated

I am entering this into
Totally gorjuss  - Sketch
Totally paper craft - Pearls and lace
Paper playtime - anything goes

Before I go I just need to tell you there is some new stuff in the

Thanks for stopping by.
Hope you all have a fab day

Bev xx

Thursday, 3 March 2011


Good Morning all. hope everyone is well. Having a funny week here, since the weekend I have had a muscle spasm in my back.Its now driving me mad...Pain killers, hot baths just aren't helping.
Anyway I want to just say a BIG THANK YOU to everyone that visits and comments on my blog. I really appreciate it.

Now this weeks challenge over at Crafty Sentiments is


This weeks challenge is being sponsored by

Here is my card
As the challenge is Birthdays this week. I thought why not make a card to look like
a present. I used Crafty Sentiments digi papers Fancy stripes here and sentiment.Ribbon is from my stash.
Here again I used the same papers and a crafty sentiments ticket sentiment
Flowers are prima ones and brad from my stash

Image is Blitz with a present. Coloured with copics,
Papers again are digi ones love n romance 2 from crafty sentiments
Sentiment is from patches and stitch clear stamp set.
Spellbinders Nestabilities cured rectangle.

For the image, papers or sentiments you can purchase these from

Challenges I am entering this into are

Crafty Ann's Challenge - Birthday Card
Pile it on - Tri -  Fold
Wild Orchid - Anything Goes

Thank you for stopping by, don't forget to hop over to
Th crafty sentiments challenge blog to check and the challenge and see what the wonderful design team have come up with.

Bev xxx