Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Funky Fairys Joanne's Sketch Challenge :-)

So did you all manage to join in last week ??? Hope so ! I will be coming to see your entries soon,, I am now staying with my parents in Yorkshire ,,, lots of travelling on this holiday !! :-)
I hope Mr Bloggy is behaving and posting my cards for me :-)

This week on the Funky Fairy's Challenge Joanne has made this fabulous sketch for us to follow :-)

I used my lovely Simon Says Clear Stamps OWLS AND BRANCHES Exclusive Set,, aren't they cute ! :-) The branches in the background were also made using this set :-)

I used Funky Fairys Papercrafts
Distressed Vines and 'A Lil Bit Of Happy kit.The red paper is printed using the Cherish collection too ! Gorgeous papers !! :-)

The images were colourd with copics and 3D'd :-) the flowers are prima, I used a few dew drops, doodlebug sugared brads and the ribbon was from my messy drawer :-)

The DT have made some wonderful cards using so go and see them on the challenge blog and don't forget to leave them a comment :-)

To enter the challenge you have to use a Funky Fairys Papercrafts product. There are loads of free downloads on the Blog Of Inspiration so give them a try,,, they re fab !! :-)

Thanks for looking :-) I appreciate your comments so please leave me one :-)
Lorraine x x

Simon Says Christmas in August :-) + Blog Candy :-)

Hopefully Mr Blogger is still behaving himself and posting this for me :-) I will be visiting family and friends in Yorkshire now :-)

The theme this week on the Simon Says Stamp Challenge is Christmas in August.

Heidi is offering a $25 shopping spree to the Simon Says Stamp Store and she will pay the postage too ! :-) So dig out your Christmas stamps and get busy :-)

We have Lorena in out Designer Spotlight this week too :-) Lorena very kindly translates our challenge blurb into Spanish :-) Please pop by her blog to see her fabulous creations and leave her a comment :-)

The DT have made some gorgeous creations for you to see too so hop over to the Challenge blog to see them and please leave them a comment too :-)

For my card I used the lovely House Mouse Footloose and Fancy Free and having a Ball stamps,,, aren't they cute !! :-)

The papers are DCWV Christmas glitter stack. I inked all the edges with Rangers Tattered Rose ink pad. The text is a Hero Arts stamp that I stamped onto a cuttlebug charm die cut tag shape. that I won in Wendy's blog candy,,:-)

Would you like to win this House Mouse Footloose and Fancy Free stamp ?? I will be offering this cute stamp as my weekly blog candy courtesy of Heidi at Simon says Stamp Store :-) Please see the separate blog candy post for details of how you can win this cutie :-)

Thanks for looking :-) I appreciate your comments so please leave me one :-)

Lorraine x x