Thursday, 26 April 2018

A 50th Birthday Card for a Shopaholic!

Today's card is a request from a friend asking for a 50th birthday card for
a friend of hers who loves shopping!
I found the black and white backing paper on a free site, and
coloured the bags with Promarkers.
The products I have used are:-
Spellbinders Nestabilities - Rectangles and Scalloped Rectangles
Marianne Designs - Numbers CR1282
Promarkers
Sentiment - Computer generated
Challenges entered:-
Back to Basics and Beyond - Matting and Layering
Crafty Gals Corner - Anything Goes
Scrapy Land - Anything Goes
Crafty Sentiments Designs - Anything Goes
Digi Choosday Challenge - Anything Goes
Promarker Challenge - Celebrations

Thank you for visiting.
Janice x


Tuesday, 24 April 2018

A 'Lego' Birthday Card

Yesterday was the 3rd birthday of my next door neighbour Seren.
She visited Legoland at the weekend, so I thought a Lego style card
would be perfect for her this year.
There are plenty of  Lego card ideas on Pinterest, which is
where I got my inspiration from.
I cased my card on Michelle's at The Card Grotto.

The products I have used are:-
Docrafts Xcut Nesting Dies - Stars
Spellbinders Nestabilities - Squares
Marianne Designs - Numbers CR1282
Woodware Circle Punch
Sentiment - Computer Generated
Challenges entered:-
Creative Fingers - Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes/Optional Twist - Real Stamp
That's Crafty! Challenge - Going Round in Circles
The Crafty Addicts - Anything Goes
Always Happy Birthday - Anything Goes/Option - Balloons

HLS - Anything Goes with Dies

Thank you for visiting today.
Janice x


Sunday, 22 April 2018

60th Birthday Card

Today's card is one I was asked to make by some friends to give to one of
their friend's for his 60th birthday.
He is an Aston Martin owner and I found this free image on the web.
The products I have used are:-
Cuttlebug Alphabet/Number dies - Olivia
Marianne Die - Cogs CR1324
Sentiment - Computer generated
Challenges entered:-
Crafty Catz - Anything Goes/Optional - Clean and Simple
Aud Sentiments Challenge - Anything Goes
Craftaholics R Us - Anything Goes
Creative Moments - Anything Goes
The Paper Shelter Challenge - A Birthday Card
The Crafty Addicts - Anything Goes
Cardz 4 Guyz - Travel or Transport
Watercooler Wednesday - Masculine Anything Goes

Thank you for visiting today.
Janice x

Thursday, 19 April 2018

'Clean and Simple' Female Birthday Card

Today's card is another I have made for my spares box. Not much to say about it really,
except it's CAS and easy to make.
The products I have used are:-
Banner die and Lacy panel die - Purchased from eBay
Sentiment Stamp - Purchased from eBay
Challenges entered:-
Through the Craft Room Door - Anything Goes
Get Creative Challenge - No Patterned Paper
Pammie's Inky Pinkies - Anything Goes
Crafts Galore Encore - Anything Goes
Creatalicious Challenge - Anything Goes
Thank you for visiting today.

Janice x

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

A Cute Ballet Dancer

Today's card is one I made for my friend to give to her granddaughter.
I embossed the base card with the Dandiya embossing folder, die cut the image,
then glued it to the purple card and cut the frame freehand.
I added Glimmer Dust to the skirt, head dress and stars.
The products I have used are:-
Couture Creations Embossing Folder - Dandiya
Lili of the Valley Art Pad - Just for Girls
Spellbinders Labels 18
Cuttlebug Alphabet/Number dies - Olivia
Sentiment is PC generated
Challenges entered:-
Crafts Galore Encore - Anything Goes
Creatalicious Challenge - Anything Goes/Optional with Dies and Punches
Creative Craft Cottage - Anything Goes
HLS - Anything Goes with Dies
Scribbles Designs Challenge - Favouring the Feminine
Crafting with Dragonflies - Cards using Dies and/or Punches
Crafty Friends Challenge - Use your Favourite Colour (Purple)
Crafty Catz - Anything Goes/Favourite Colour Combination (Purple and White)

Thank you for visiting today.
Janice x

Sunday, 15 April 2018

'A Bit More Time to Craft' Challenge #66 - Anything Goes

Today, I am sharing my Design Team card made for
'A Bit More Time to Craft Challenge Blog' where the theme is always 'Anything Goes'
I have made this card for my spares box.
The challenges are held on the 1st and 15th of the month where the lucky 3/5 winners can
win their choice of 3 digi paper sets from the very talented Lozzy.
There are lots of fabulous sets to choose from which can be found HERE
and they print beautifully.
You can find all the challenge details HERE on the blog, if you would like to enter.

The products I have used are:-
Lozzy's Beauty Light digi papers
Spellbinders Nestabilities - Octagons and Scalloped Octagons
Sentiment stamp - Purchased from eBay
Challenges entered:-
Creative Fingers - Anything Goes
Aud Sentiments - Happy Birthday
Creative Knockouts - Lots of Layers
Seize the Birthday - Birthday/Option - Vibrant Colours
Simply Create Too - Use Die Cuts
Crafty Creations - Anything Goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - Anything Goes
Tic Tac Toe - Square/Die Cuts/Dots

Thank you for visiting today.
Janice x



Friday, 13 April 2018

Female Birthday Card

Today's card is one I was asked to make for a friend
for his wife's birthday.
 The products I have used are:-
Crafter's Companion - Die'sire - Scalloped Tags
Crafter's Companion - Sara Signature Love and Romance Embossing Folder - Heart Trellis
Lace Pocket die - Purchased from eBay
Sentiment - PC generated 
Challenges entered:-
Fussy and Fancy - Add a Sentiment
Pause, Dream, Enjoy - Anything Goes
The Crafty Addicts - Anything Goes
Watercooler Wednesday - All About Occasions
Crafty Sentiments Designs - Only for Girls

Thank you for visiting today.

Janice x