Saturday, 4 March 2017

Die-cutting Essentials Giveaway

IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR MY MORE RECENT POSTS PLEASE SCROLL DOWN.

This is another of the projects that I created for Die-cutting Essentials Magazine, I was sent a selection of Cheery Lynn Designs Dies and asked to create six projects.


I used the Square Doily Die and Cherry Blossom Die to create this card.


The sentiment is from the Lovely Studio and the gems are from my stash.


When you contribute to a magazine you are sent a complementary copy and as I am a subscriber I have a spare copy of this issue along with the fabulous free Butterfly Wishes Dies and Stamp Set to give away to one of my followers.


If you would like to win this magazine and Butterfly Wishes Dies and Stamp Set this is what you need to do:

You must be or become a follower of my blog with Google Friend Connect
Add the magazine picture to your sidebar with a link back to my blog
Add your link to the linky

I will post worldwide

My giveaway will remain open until 7 am on 4th March 2017 when I will use RANDOM.ORG to choose a winner.

Thank you for taking part and good luck.

Pauline
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Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Oops! So sorry I forgot

It's time for a new challenge at Digi Choosday, the theme for the Design Team is Use a Design Sheet but you can enter an Anything Goes project if you like.

I have used Design Sheet 9 from the Helga Hippo Download Bundle to create my card.


I printed the design sheet a few times so that I could fussy cut her and create some decoupage layers.


I also fussy cut the tag, bunting and several flowers to embellish my card.  I then added lots of gems along with some ribbon and twine from my stash.


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

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Anything Goes
Crafting from the Heart Challenge 148 - Always Anything Goes
Glitter n Sparkle Challenge 228 - Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge 52 - Always Anything Goes
The Crazy Challenge 243 - We Love Animals


Make sure you pop over to the Digi Choosday Challenge Blog and pick up your discount code. Check out the DT inspiration whilst you are there, we would love for you to join us for our Anything Goes challenge - you might like to join the DT and follow the optional Use a Design Sheet theme. If you need some more inspiration you might like to take a look at our Facebook page.

Thank you for calling today, your company is much appreciated.

Pauline
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Monday, 27 February 2017

You're snow special!

THIS IS MY SECOND POST TODAY, IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR MY OOH LA LA CREATIONS DT CARD YOU WILL FIND IT BELOW.

It's time for our third challenge at Christmas with the Cuties and the theme for this one is No man like a Snowman.

I have used an adorable image called Caroling Snowman from our sponsor - Papernest Dolls to create my card.


I have coloured my image with Spectrum Noir Illustrator Pens and used papers from NitWit Collections.


The sentiment and flowers also come from the NitWit Collection.


Make sure you pop over to the Christmas with the Cuties challenge blog and take a look at the Design Team inspiration, we would love for you to join us for our No man like a Snowman challenge.

I would like to enter this card into the February Rudolph Days Challenge.

Thank you for visiting my blog today, your company is much appreciated.

Pauline
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Blue Pansy

It's time for a new challenge at Ooh La La Creations and the theme for the next fortnight is Embossing.

I have used the Ooh La La Creations Yesterday's Memories CD to create my card.


I have used a decoupage image and papers from the Pansy collection.  I distressed and inked the edges of the papers and added a sentiment that is also from the collection.


I have embossed a blue panel with a Darice embossing folder and gently sanded it back.  To finish I have created a scruffy bow from seam binding.


Make sure you pop over to the Ooh La La Creations Challenge Blog and check out the DT inspiration, we would love for you to join us for our Embossing Challenge.

Thank you for calling today, your company is much appreciated.

Pauline
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Sunday, 26 February 2017

Baking Day

It's time for a new challenge at CD Sunday and the theme for the next fortnight is Punch it out (use punches or dies) chosen by Wynn. Don’t forget to use something from a CD somewhere, however small, in the making of your card or project and give the CD credit.

I used a decoupage image and papers from the Ooh La La Creations Yesterday's Memories CD.


I decided to use dies on my card and have used Dies from the Sue Wilson Necessities - Apron Collection to create my embellishments.



I found the recipe on the internet and added a scruffy bow.


Make sure you pop over to the CD Sunday Challenge blog and check out the DT Inspiration - we would love for you to join us for our Punch it out challenge, just make sure you use something from a CD somewhere, however small, in the making of your card or project and give the CD credit.

Thank you for calling this morning, please leave a comment so that I know you've been and will be able to come and visit you.

Pauline
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Saturday, 25 February 2017

Party Boy

It's time for a new challenge at Di's Digi Designs and the theme for the next fortnight is Die Cuts/Punches.

I chose to use the sweet Party Boy Bear Digi image and some papers from NitWit Collecions to create my card.


I cut out my image with Tattered Lace Circles dies and coloured him with a combination of Spectrum Noir Illustrator Pens and ProMarkers.


A used fabulous papers from NitWit Collections, the sentiment is also from the collection - the buttons and twine are from my stash.


Make sure you pop over to Di's Digi Designs and check out the fabulous new website.


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

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Anything Goes

Thank you for visiting today, don't forget to take a look at the Di's Digi Designs Challenge blog to check out the fabulous DT inspiration and join in with our Die Cuts/Punches challenge.

Pauline
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Friday, 24 February 2017

Flowers spring up ...

It's time for a new challenge over at the Polkdadoodles Challenge blog, the theme for the DT this fortnight is Add Ribbon or Lace but you can enter an Anything Goes project.

I have used a beautiful coloured image from the new The Darling Buds Big Download Bundle, she is called Primrose and is available separately - there are ten beautiful images all available in both black and white ready for you to colour and coloured.


The sentiment is part of the The Darling Buds Big Download Bundle and I have used papers from the Bella Fleur 6 x 6" Paper Pad.


I have also used my Polkadoodles Elegant Nest Dies, there are three beautiful dies in this set, I have used the largest.


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

Cute Card Thursday Challenge 466 - Florals
Cardz 4 Galz Challenge 41 - Cardz 4 Teenz
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge 404 - Mothers' Day/Female
In The Pink Challenge 113 - Dies and/or Punches
Crafting By Designs Challenge - It's Almost Spring!

Make sure you pop over to the Polkadoodles Challenge Blog and check out the DT inspiration, we would love for you to join us for our Anything Goes challenge, you might like to join the DT and follow the optional Add Ribbon or Lace theme. If you need some more inspiration you might like to take a look at our Facebook page.

Thank you for calling today, your company is much appreciated.

Pauline
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