Creative fingers with Ching-Chou Kuik

Another Challenge for
We are sponsored by a company that is new to me

My image is named HOPE

I tried something different when colouring her up, I tried to keep some white space but please bear in mind its the first time I tried that, and often I lose my perspective and shadows end up where light is meant to be.. Im working on it.  Its quite daunting trying new things but I figured I have to just jump in.

I used my Distressing machine for this card, another crafting tool that hasn't seen enough table time lately.  Im also going through remnant card stock and trying to use larger pieces instead of stashing them away forgetting and cutting a new sheet.   The tag and the doily on this are the reverse side of the main DP.

I hope you visit both our sponsor and the challenge blog, I look forward to seeing your creations.

Im playing in a few challenges this week

Always anything goes @ Inspiration Destination

Thanks for visiting today

Playing with Reds at Teddy Bo

These beautiful little Teddy's have been in hibernation in my craft room but I just woke up Teddy Bea and coloured her up in a deep red dress using a combo from a recent Kit and Clowder class.
I used R59,27,24 and C5 for the dress.  It fun experimenting with darkening up the image and believing it will work.   The little hearts were simply R59 coloured onto remnant card stock and cut with a simple little heart die and then glossy accents added.

Using Pink Ladies Rule from TeddyBo

Its nice to be able to use an image that so versatile..  While this doesn't necessarily need to be a Christmas card it certainly lends itself to be one with the vibrant red.  Im thinking of sending it to my Step-mum who isn't that into Christmas, which is why the sentiment was popped on a Thinking of you instead of Merry Christmas.

Thanks for dropping by today.

Kit and Clowder - Animals
Challenge up your life - Christmas without Christmas stamps
We do doobadoo- Festive spirits
Crafty Hazel Nuts Christmas Challenge - Urgently Needed Xmas cards

Don't forget to go and visit the Teddy Bo store and take advantage of the current sale
(no code required)

All Dressed Up

A few weeks ago I placed a card in the DT call for All Dressed Up and to my absolute delight I was asked to be part of the team.   I even get a new badge... Im yet to add it to my blog as the DT announcement isn't live yet, so here it is.

I am shocked to say the least but so happy about it, these little images are just beautiful.

The new team arrived just in time for the December Release and were given the choice of two images to play with.

Little Skater

Little Star

I chose to use Little Star for my card.   The more I look at her, the more I want to make a batch of Xmas tags.  Maybe thats a project for another day

Head on over to the Challenge blog to check out what the DT created for the release.  You can find the images at Funky Kits for rubber and Etsy for Digi's.
Funky Kits - Rubber Stamps
All Dressed Up  Etsy shop. - Digital Stamps

I would love to see lots of creations linked up on the challenge.  Remember to use an All Dressed up Image on your project.   The Challenge blog states all the rules and there is a Freebie available for use if you aren't yet an owner of these images.

Pinterest               Facebook             Challenge 

Thanks for visiting today

Creative Fingers with Polka Doodles

I was very excited when I heard that PolkaDoodles was sponsoring the Creative Fingers challenge blog, I ran over to the store and grabbed some images (too impatient to wait for a sponsor image.. but ill use that in another post for sure)

Our theme was simply Winter, which I used loosely as Winter in Australia was months ago and isn't at Christmas Time...   which ended up being the theme of my card.

I used some products that had been hiding in my stash like the Amy R sentiment and the snow flake dies as well as my newly acquired Mama Elephant stitched dies.

The image is from Polka Doodles (of course) and can be found here

Please head over to the Creative Fingers Challenge blog and link up your creations


Thanks for visiting today

Scrappers Delight - New Release Competition with Kit and Clowder

Scrappers Delights New Release is coinciding with the Kit and Clowder 5000 liker celebration.
There is a huge game of bingo going on and Scrappers Delight is one of the sponsors.

What do you need to do?
Head over to Kit and Clowder and tell Scrappers Delight what is your favourite new release image, share, like and play along.. its that easy!

Here is are some of my creations for the celebrations

Snowday Honey

I would like to enter this into the Fussy and Fancy Challenge - Happy Holidays

North Pole Willie and Snow Scenes

Of course this post is time sensitive so if your visiting a week after I post this card, then the party is over, I'm sorry.  But if this is the case, head over to the Challenge blog and also to the store to check out all that is new.  Also don't forget to like the Facebook group.  You will find all current promotions on these pages.

Thanks for visiting today

 photo copyright.jpg
blogger template by envye