Saturday 31 March 2012

A Little bit of Easter!

Morning peeps!
Today I have managed to combine my 2 DT cards! Yes folks it's all about Easter!
Over at Basicgrey challenge and Craft your days away challenge We would love to see your easter creations!
I have used a fab Saturated Canary image for my card! I have coloured the image with my copics the Beautiful Design papers are of course Basic grey these are Piccadilly, the flowers are WOC.
the challenges I would like to enter are:
Cute card thursday - happy easter
Papertake weekly - fab sketch
Simon says stamp - anything goes
allsorts challenge - photo inspiration
See ya tomorrow for my Totally Tilda midway post!
Jacqui P x

Sunday 25 March 2012

Spring is in the air!!

Good morning all!! still feeling a little ooky, but a bit better today!! the fact that the sun is shining and it is warmer today than our last few summers doesn't hurt!!!
This fortnight over at totally tilda challenge  we would love to see your creations using a tilda holding a flower or bunch of flowers!
We have a fab prize of a £10 gift cert for Bunny Zoe's crafts!
I have coloured cute tilda with my copics, popped a little DI around the edges, the papers are all Magnolia as are the dies. the flowers are WOC and the pearls are Panduro, the ribbon is from my stash!
the challenges I would like to enter are:
Paper Sundaes - spring blossoms
simply magnolia - dies/punches and ribbons
Papertake weekly - bingo (ribbon, free and die cut)
deep ocean challenge - butterflies
stampin for the weekend - anything goes
Well thats it from me have a fab and sunny Sunday!
warmest hugs
Jacqui P x

Saturday 24 March 2012

beautiful Hope!

Evening all!
Just a quickie tonight!! oooer mrs!! I have finally succumbed to the cold that's going around and managed to get a tummy bug at the same time!!! all together now... Aaaahhh!!!

Something a little different to my maggies tonight!! this is a beautiful new digi from the uber talented Sylvia Zet! she's called hope and I think she is just lovely! Not too sure about the blue gems in the flowers, but it's one of those things! done now!!! I have coloured hope with my copics and cut her out with my nesties, the papers and flowers are Prima the gems and corner are WOC and the butterfly is a MS punch!
Well short and sweet tonight! I have a date with my electric blanket and plenty of drugs!! Lol!!
The challenges I would like to enter are:
Paperplay - spring colours
deep Ocean - butterflies
simon says stamp - bingo (Flowers, lace, Ribbon/twine)
cute card thursday - anything goes
sweet stampin - anything goes
papertake weekly - bingo (lace free and gems)
Well night night me darlins!
JAcqui P x

Saturday 17 March 2012

one for the boys and one for us girlies!!

morning all!...Just! lol!
Had a stinky migraine yesterday nad slept most of the morning away!
this week I have TWO !! DT efforts to show you!!! including my first ever for Craft your days away!!!! Woo Hooo!!
 Over at CYDA we would like to see you mens/Boys creations to include buttons!
I have for a change used an Edwin!!, isn't he just the cutest! Cute as a button!!.....(see what I did there Button!! get it!!) Lol. the DP's are cloud nine. the image is coloured with my copics and the boy lettering is a stampin up sisslits alphabet, buttons are from stash!

Over A Basicgrey challenge, we would love to see you Mothers Day/Girlie cards. I have gone for girlie as i lost my mum many years ago!
 Two very different cards eh!! again this super cute magnolia image is from the newest collection, and she is a slightly more sassy Tilda i think!! Again she has been coloured with copics, the beautiful DP's are Basicgrey Kissing booth, I love this set there are some lovely subtle pinks and browns and some Ka Boom!! papers as this card will testify!! Lol! the flower is a prima with a button from my stash. and the pearls and metal corners are from WOC.  the sketch is the fab one from stamptacular sunday challenge!
The challenges I would like to enter these cards into are:
Tilda card
Dream Valley - mothers day/ Female
Paperplay challenge - Bingo (first vertical line)
simply Magnolia - Anything goes
Edwin card
Totally papercrafts - Male card 
 Well have a great weekend!
Jacqui P x

Wednesday 14 March 2012

Especially for you!!

Good afternoon!
Today I would like to share a card I made using this beautiful Saturated Canary image! I do love this one, and it was a freebie from the lovely Krista smith, on her blog. If you haven't visited Krista's blog, you really should!! She has a wonderful soul and her blog always lifts my spirits! she can be found here.
I coloured this sweet image with my copics, I tried the dotty "aura" Hmmm.. the juries still out on this one! what do you think? the papers are the beautiful new collection from 1st edition "boho chic", the flowers are prima and the butterflies are MS punches!
The challenges I would like to enter are:
Paper sundaes - Feminine Flair
allsorts - say it with flowers
deep ocean - butterflies
Papertake weekly - for the girls/mum
Well that's all from me!!
warmest hugs
Jacqui P x

Sunday 11 March 2012

Totally Tilda DT - Easter Tilda!

Good morning!
Well another fortnight has flown by and voila! another fab Totally tilda challenge for you!
This time our theme is an Easter card, with Tilda as the star of course!! Lol!
We are very honoured this time to be sponsered by the fab Wild Orchid crafts shop!!
Aww sweet Tilda and her bunny!!
I have coloured miss tilda and her furry friend with my copics, bunny has of course got a fluffy tail! the DP's are graphic 45 once upon a springtime, the flowers, gems, and metal corner are of course from Wild Orchid crafts!
The challenges I would like to enter are:
magnolia-licious - think spring
papertake weekly - anything goes
Allsorts - say it with flowers
joanna sheen - spring easter
well it's a beautiful day here in sunny Scotland!! hope the weather and the day is good to you all also!!
Jacqui P x

Saturday 10 March 2012

Tilda with ballet shoes!

Hi all
Hope you are all having a great weekend so far! I am having a lovely quiet one crafting away!
I think this wee cutie is fast becoming one of my favourites! I know ..I know, I say that about all my Tildas!! I love the curly hair! I have naturaly curly hair, but Tildas is much easier to manage Lol!!
I have coloured the image with my trusty copics, the doily is a cheery lynne the big english doily, I seem to have lost my french pastry one!!! It's those darned fairies again!!  the ribbon buckle is memory box and the butterfly a magnolia do-hickey, crystals and flowers are WOC, and the papers are all magnolia!
The challenges I would like to enter are:
Just magnolia - Blue and white
Sweet stampin - Layers with optional sketch
stampin for the weekend -  photo inspiration
Allsorts - say it with flowers
Charisma cardz - ribbon ribbon ribbon!
papertake weekly - anything goes
simon says stamp - mothers day/special girl
totally papercrafts - favourite things - Magnolias, ribbon, lace and bling
well thats me for today! see ya tomorrow for my Totally tilda DT post!!
Jacqui P x

Sunday 4 March 2012

A little Magic!

Good evening!
Today I have another beautiful new Tilda and some exiting news to share!!
Well either I'm starting to get a hang of this card making lark or I'm becoming delusional (the latter I suspect!! Lol!) but this is another one I like!! in fact I am in love with this tilda and the card she has graced!! And I wasn't too sure about getting this sweetie either!!
She has been coloured with my copics, all the DP's are Magnolia, the buuterflies are an M.S. punch and the jewels and flowers are WOC!
The challenges I would like to enter are
Tomic - sketch and girlie birthday!
Simon says stamp - anything goes
 stamptacular - text me
stampin for the weekend - bingo top line ribbon/bows, glitter/sparkles,Flowers.
Well that's my challenge bit. Now for my big news!!
have been lucky enough to have been accepted onto the Craft your days away design team!! woohoo!!!! Doing the happy dance!!
Well thats all from me tonight!!
Warmest huggles
Jacqui P xx

Saturday 3 March 2012

Spring is.....

Well Springing!! Lol!!
 I can't sayit's  sprung because it's a bit early, but today I threw open all me windows and the birdies were singing, it sure felt like spring!!
This time over at basic grey challenges we too are feeling in the spring mood!! We have a fab photo inspiration for you
Along with the theme of spring! and of course using basicgrey products!!
This card was quite a change for me, I really don't "do" yellow!! but d'ya know what? I love how this card turned out!!! So you never know there maybe more yellows on the cards (get it ..Cards!! see what I did there!! Lol) for me!!
Oh yes kiddies, get used to it, I have most of the new Tildas' and I know how to use them!! ROFL!!
I have used from the new collection Teddy bear love, oooh I just love her!! the Dp's are of course basicgrey, Piccadilly, The yellow ribbon has been in my ribbon bag for years!! As I said I dont do yellow!! just about all other bit and bobs are WOC.
The challenges I would like to enter this card into are:
Sketch and stash - sketch and neglected yellow ribbon!
Simon says stamp - anything goes
cupcake inspiration - picture inspiration
cute card thursday - signs of spring
Just magnolia - anything goes with option of stitching
well have a fab weekend all
Jacqui P x