Thursday, 27 July 2017

Favourite Colour Duo at As You Like It


This fortnights challenge at As You Like It Challenge



This fortnight's challenge theme is to showcase a project using 
Your Favourite Colour Duo (& why).

You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.



The sponsor of this challenge is





I have many favourite colours but a duo I really love and use a lot always has blue or brown or both so I guess that's one of my firm go to favourites.
I have stamped this gorgeous Stag and heat embossed it and then used distress inks to blend and water to colour the stag and over stamping the text and some splattering :)


Heres a few challenges I am playing along with



Addicted to Stamps and More - Make Your Mark
Christmas at Sweet Stampin' - Anything Goes for Christmas


Happy Crafting


    Thursday, 13 July 2017

    Pearls or Gems? at As You Like It Challenge.

    This fortnights challenge at As You Like It Challenge




    This fortnight's challenge theme is to showcase a project using 
    Your Favourite Pearls or Gems (& why).
    You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.

    I prefer pearls because I can even use little ones on Masculine cards
    I tend to use pearls or enamel accents that are like pearls.


    Some challenges I am playing are:



    Crafty Gals Corner - For the Dudes
    Happy Little Stampers CAS Birthday - must be C&S
    Mod Squad Challenge - Sentiment as Focal Point
    Crafty Girlz Challenge - Anything Goes + option of Masculine



    Happy Crafting

    Wednesday, 5 July 2017

    New.......? Hat... Yarn... Film...

    Hello................ and good morning everyone!



    So I have been missing a few challenges at ABC Christmas challenge but in my defence I have been mega busy helping my son with his latest film his Final Major Project for College!
    and I have to say I think he's done an AWESOME job and its a must watch in fact watch it a few times and please let the credits roll too! as that counts as a fully watched film piece :)

    So how did I help I hear you asking?
    you better watch the credits then you will see :)

    Here it is


    I made a few of the props...

    including little reds crochet hair bow and Rose's Hat

    so for this months Challenge at ABC Christmas Challenge
    and our lovely Host Helen

    The Themes are


    N – New and or O – Old

    our Sponsors are

    A prize from host?



    Now I know that this is a Christmas challenge and the Hat was made for the short film but I really do think its a Christmas style hat

    SO I chose N for New Pattern and New Crochet technique I've not made a hat with these stitches before, New yarn - Stylecraft Chunky
    and a New short film by my Son Ash Podda (proud of you Ash!)




    Maybe a few challenges...


    Fairy Tale No. 171 - Hobby
    Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge - RED WHITE AND/OR BLUE - I went for the red and white :)
    Crafter's Cafe #176 - Use some Wool

    Happy Crafting :)

    Saturday, 1 July 2017

    Favourite way to add ribbon at As You Like It Challenge


    This fortnights challenge at As You Like It Challenge

    The challenge theme is to showcase a project using 

    Your Favourite way to add ribbon(& why).
    You MUST explain WHY it is your favourite.


    The winner of this challenge will be invited to be a Guest Designer for a future challenge.



    I love to machine sew ribbon onto cards
    why? because I think it adds a little texture too!



    Some challenges I am playing are:


    Just Add Ink – No.366 - Just Add A
    Fussy and Fancy - No.190 - Punches and Dies
    Cardz 4 Galz No. 50 Sew & Sew
    Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes


    Happy Crafting
    and Make sure you pop back Wednesday
     I have my sons Film to share!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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