31 January 2011

The Year of the Rabbit

3rd February 2011 will welcome in the next Chinese New Year - The Year of the Rabbit. So this week The Daring Cardmakers challenge is to make a card with an Oriental feel or a card that features a rabbit. I went for a second choice. Don't tell anyone but I was cheeky I couldn't resist to test a crunchy little carrot :0)          Yummy... so sweet.

Used Material:
Craft and Bazzill Cardstock, My Mind's Eye and Crate Patterned papers, Black ink pad, Zig zag scissors, Mllissa Frances rub-ons, Ribbon and string from my stash, Black thread and pen

24 January 2011

It's All About Me!

This week's Daring Cardmakers challenge is to design a card that I've never got. A card just for me! To use my special papers and embellishments (the ones that I stash away because they're too pretty). So I made this card to me :

Used Material:

Kraft Cardstock, Cosmo Cricket (Circa 1934), Bazzill Smoothie and Dotted Swiss, American Crafts stickers, Cosmo Cricket rub-ons, Ribbon and string from my stash, Button, Gem, Black ink, Edge scraper

Roar the Moving Head

Let me introduce you Roar the Moving Head! Yes you are right, it's a Dinosaur with the moving head. This time for my 6 year old nephew Samuel who is completely obsessed with the dinosaurs.

Head up

Head down

 Used Material:

Kraft Cardstock, Bazzill Smoothie, American Crafts Cardstock, My Mind's Eye-Stomp Big Attitude paper,
Doodlebug Cardstock letter stickers, Wiggly eyes, large black brad and mini antique brass brads, Black ink and Thread

18 January 2011

Absolutely No Calories Recipe

This week are Daring Cardmakers "baking" a card using a special recipe.

 Absolutely No Calories Recipe:      1 image stamp
                                                      2 pieces of ribbon
                                                      3 different papers

Whole week is sponsored by Robyn's Fetish with their lovely digi stamps and digi papers. So grab a cuppa here is my card.

 Used Material:

White Cardstock, Bazzill Smoothie, Fancy Pants patterned paper, Digi image Franny Da Kitty from Robyn's Fetish, Ribbons, Heidy Grace rub-ons, Red and black ink, Button, Decorative chalks, Mark Richards nailheads stickers, Paperchase heart sticker, Letraset promarker black twin tip and fine line pen, Red thread

16 January 2011

Racing Car

This week was very busy for me. But I loved it. More work more action! I've also made some Happy Birthday card for my very little special 4 year old friend Robin who loves everything with 4 wheels.

 Used Material:

Bazzill Smoothie and American Crafts Cardstock, October Afternoon Mini Market Sticker, Daisyd's Rub-On Transfers, Black ink, Round corner punch

13 January 2011

Snowdrops and Carnations

For 2011 Daring Cardmakers will be taking inspiration from the flowers associated with each month. The flowers associated with the month of January are the Snowdrops and the Carnation. And here is my first flower card. I went for the Carnation.

Used Material:

Bits N Pieces Linen Embossed Card; Melissa Frances, Cosmo Cricket and Crate patterned paper; Murano paper; Silk paper; Ric Rac ribbon, Scallop circle punch; Daisyd's rub-on transfer; Papermania mosaics; Black ink

9 January 2011

Hurry Skiing

Did you put some weight on over the Christmas Holidays? My favourite winter activity is skiing. I couldn't resist to make some ski theme card.

Used material:
Kraft Cardstock, Bazzill Monochromatics and Smoothie, Crate Paper, KI Memories patterned paper, Adornit and October Afternoon letter stickers, Cuttlebug snowflakes embossing folder, Letraset promarker pen, Black foam, Xcut krimper, Round corner punch, Black ink pad, Thread and white large brad

1 January 2011

From the Winter to the Beach

This week Daring Cardmakers fantastic and fresh Keryn's theme is "AT THE BEACH". I am bringing you my old design. This shaped card was published at the same time in two card magazines. Originally made for my lovely mum.

Used Material: 
Ivory Canford Card for the base, Crate paper Lillian collection, Swiss dots Bazzill paper, Baby blue thread, Buttons, Black line pen and Decorative chalks.

Happy New Year 2011

Thank you for all your support, encouragement and lovely comments, I really appreciate them all.  Once more Happy New Year 2011!

Used Material:
Kraft Cardstock, Bazzill Smothie and Orange peel, Cosmo Cricket, Crate Paper, Sassafras, October Afternoon and Metalic Murano paper, Dudlebug mini brad (antiquebrass), American Crafts chipboard stickers, Dudlebug cardstock stickers, Adornit Tiny Black letter stickers, Fine line pen, Black ink pad, Foam pads


Tic Toc ... Happy 2011!

Have an absolutely Wonderful, Happy, Healthy, Peaceful and Prosperous 2011.         I wishing you all the best. Happy New Year!

Used Material :
 Kraft Cardstock, Cosmo Cricket patterned paper, Daler Rowney paper, Tim Holtz game spinners, We R Memory Keepers extra large gromlet, Papermania pearl brad, TESCO pearl sticker, Round corner punch, Rosewood Std Regular and IFC Railroad fonts from www.dafond.com, White and bronze inks, Brown Stabilo pen.