My Wonderful Followers

Monday, 30 April 2012

Wd dt "Pile on the flowers"

Hi everyone. Hope you have a great week.
Over at Whoopsi Daisy it's the A teams turn and the theme is "Pile on the flowers"
I made an 8x8 card and image 336 available HERE
Coloured with Pro Markers.
I also used MS Pansy PATP
Limited Edition paper Co ordinations card and Chloe's texture sheet.
Flowers are from WO & Hobbyhouse.
We have some wonderful entries so looking forward to see all your work.
DT have some amazing inspiration for you.

Make it Monday "Anything goes"
Aud Sentiment "Anything goes"
Moving along with the times "Garden or flowers"
Crafty Creations "Little girls"
Thanks for calling 
xx Jan

Sunday, 29 April 2012

LIM week 65 Sketch

Hi Everyone. I finally found some energy to make my LIM cards. LOl!
This time over at LIM #65 we have to follow the sketch.

My first card
I used 8x8 cream card & large & small flower from Stamps By Chloe.
I painted the flowers with Cosmic shimmer paints & some Acrylic Drawing ink.
Sentiment is a free stamp, stamped with Brilliance Rocket red gold.

My secound card is an A5 gold card Nestie square embossed into my base card a Memory box die & a button.
Sentiment is embossed with white Stampendous.
Crafty Bloggers Network #20 "Let's Paint"

Thanks for calling.
xx Jan

Friday, 27 April 2012

Final sample for..........

Create & Craft show Stamps By Chloe at 11am Friday 27th April.
I used Chloe's flower border & large & small flower. Stamped with WOW Metallic Brass Sparkle.
Pearls from Dawn till dusk
Hope you can catch Chloe's show.
Thanks for looking.
xx Jan

Thursday, 26 April 2012

A couple of samples

hi Everyone today I have another couple of DT cards to show you.
First card is another Create & Craft sample for Stamps By Chloe show
Friday 27th April 11am.
I used
Washing line
Baby clothes
Small butterfly
MS lace border punch.
Kanban card
8x8 cream card
Gold mirri from Kanban
8x8 Insert design from kanban cd Stamp Backgrounds all stamps from the same set.
Purchased from QVC a while ago.
I used WOW Brass sparkle EG.
Thanks for calling today. xx Jan

Wednesday, 25 April 2012

Kanban DT cards!

Hi everyone what an awful day here up north!!
I've been playing again lol!
Hope you like them.

Star card
Kanban white card, white birdcage background card, Kanban stamps.

Kanban Rose garden paper craft toppers.
Pearl peach card.
Embossing Chloe's texture plate
Make it Monday "Anything goes"
Thanks for calling.
xx Jan

Tuesday, 24 April 2012

Creative Card Crew Dt card!

Hi everyone. 
It's time for CCC challenge #9 Ribbons
We are sponsored by

8x8 Craftwork card
 Cute dressmaker pre coloured image & background paper is also from TPS.
Bits from my stash.
I hope you can join us as we love looking at your beautiful creations.
DT have provided some great inspiration their links are in the sidebar. 
Thanks for calling
 xx Jan

Monday, 23 April 2012

Lace flower

Hi everyone.
Today I have another 8x8 card this stunning stamp is from Chocolate Baroque's new stamps set Lace.
I used Brilliance inks and stamped it into an embossing Folder.
Butterfly Border is from Memory Box from Stamps By Chloe
Backing papers are free from Shabby Princess
Thanks fro calling
xx Jan

With Love.....

Hi everyone, hope you are all well.

Today I have another sample from Chloe's show Friday 27th April 11am.
All stamps & embossing products are available NOW from Stamps By Chloe

I used Ross A3 card to make my 8x8 card & layers.
Spellbinders labels & Shapeabilities.
I stamped a border round the card using the flower heart with Versamark ink a dusted with gold Mica pearl.
I stamped with WOW Pearl Gold Sparkle the two different size flowers on matching card stock & layered them up in the centre.
I used Chloe's texture sheet to emboss,  flowers were stamped and Embossed onto the same card and mounted onto strips of acetate to create pop up effects.
I also used Chloe's border & sentiment stamps.
Make it Monday "anything goes"
Cards Galore "Celebration"
Crafty Mess Challenge blog "Distressing or embossing"

Thanks for calling.
xx Jan

Sunday, 22 April 2012

Want a peak?

Hi Everyone, hope you all had a great weekend.
This is one of the samples I have a made for Chloe's show on Create & Craft Friday 27th April at 11am.
 I have made a baby boy card.
If you can't wait until Friday the washing line & baby clothes stamps are available  NOW at 
I used.
8x8 Craftwork card.
Cloud paper is from the Kanban cd Stamp backgrounds.
XCut stitch punch
Stamps are heat embossed in Wow silver sparkle EG
Coloured with Pro Markers.
Bits from my stash.
Thank for calling.
xx Jan

Saturday, 21 April 2012

Less is more #64 "How Charmed"

I'm back lol with another couple of Less is more cards.

Both A5 ivory cards
Spellbinders Shapeabilities,
Charms from Dawn till Dusk
Thanks for calling and your wonderful coments.
xx Jan

Lim week 64 Charmed

Hi Everyone, hope you are all well?
It's time for another challenge over at LIM #64 Charmed
A5 Ivory card
Stamps by Chloe flower heart & With Love Stamps
Chloe will be on Create & craft Friday 27th at 11am. 
Flower charm by Dawn Till Dusk
It'd very bright here today I am struggling to get a good photo.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Friday, 20 April 2012

Stamps By Chloe!

Hi Everyone and a very warm welcome to my new followers.
Today I have made a Pop up card inspired by a challenge I want to enter.
I have used papers from Kanban cd Stamp backgrounds &
Flower heart & border, Washing line, Baby & sentiment stamps available at Stamps By Chloe.
I also used Gems, Wow EG & Glass Glitter available at Chloe's.
Chloe will be appearing on Create & Craft at 11am Friday 27th with her beautiful stamps.
I love using Chloe's products.
Crafty Bloggers Network "Pop up cards"
Make it Monday "Anything goes"
Thanks for calling.
xx Jan

Thursday, 19 April 2012

Kanban Dt card

Hi Everyone whhoohhooo I have reached 300 followers welcome & thank you all so much for your support I appreciate it. I love reading all your comments.
Cream Kanban card 
Simply Fabulous Sentiment
Refined Ruby image
Bling Kanban
Waste frame from Beautiful blush mat.
Marianne die
Bits from my stash.
If you would like to look at some of  the other dt's fabulous work Kanban Crafts
Or their blog links are in the side bar.
Make it Monday "Anything goes"
Thanks for calling
Big Hugs
xx Jan

Wednesday, 18 April 2012

Crafting For All Season's DT "Anything but a card"

Hi everyone doesn't time fly? We had some fabulous entries once again last time.
It's time for another Challenge over on
  CFAS this time it's "Anything but a card"
I made this rather bright Hot Air Balloon. 

Our sponsor images were too late for me to use one this time but we are sponsored by

Original Digital Stamps

$10 gift voucher.

Template is from Card Carousel
Disco dots card & bits from my stash!
Do join us and pop over and see the other DT's wonderful creations.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan


I'm in a mess again!! Nothing new there then!
If you have time pop back later I have something FAB to show you....
Have a great day.
Thanks for calling.
xx Jan

Tuesday, 17 April 2012

My first Kanban DT post

Morning everyone what an awful day here. Wet & windy is an understatement.

Today I have my first Kanban Dt card to show you. 
I used a Go Kreate XXL Frilly square die to make my base card. I also put acetate in the aperture
I used
Flower square Meadow frames lilac  flowers & sentiment.
Butterfly Victorian embellishments. 
Liquid Pearls
Kanban Bling

Make it monday " Anything Goes"
2 Sister's "Flowers"
Thanks for calling and your wonderful support.
xx Jan

Monday, 16 April 2012

Whoopsi Daisy DT Challenge card

Hi everyone.
It's time for another challenge over at WDC & It's "Let's make it free & easy"
I made my card at one of CHLOE'S classes using the flower Heart & Border also by CHLOE.
I stamped in silver onto white card then stamped with WOW snow white onto pink vellum and cut all the flowers out individually. I also used some Liquid Pearls.
I finished it off with one of Linnies stunning fairies from Sheet 337. available HERE
I coloured her with Pro Markers.
I do hope you will join us again this time I love looking at all your fabulous creations.
We have 2 DT's now so you will have lots of inspiration.
Make it Monday
Joanna Sheen challenge "Someone Special"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Sunday, 15 April 2012

Christening Carousel

Hi Everyone, hope you are all well today. It's a beautiful cold but sunny day here in Durham. 
Today I have another Christening card to show you for Liam Bobby. It seems to have taken me forever to do this but I got there in the end!
I printed a The Clipart fairy paper onto Pearl Centura card I love the colour. I find it difficult to find nice blue & pink card stock. MS punch. Template is a Jan Mcfarlane from Card Making Downloads
I used bits from my stash to finish.
Thanks for calling hope you all have a wonderful week.
xx Jan

Saturday, 14 April 2012

Hi Everyone I've had a funny day today starting with sleeping in! I woke up at 8.30 then had to dash off to the class I was doing at Franki's A Crafty Touch! When I got to Darlington there was a diversion!! I finally got to Franki's and discovered I was an hour early!! I wouldn't care but it was Friday 13th yesterday! Anyhow Lesley Wharton  arrived all of a tizzy she was having one of those days too! 
Once we got started everything was great and we had another fabulous day learning different stamping techniques. 
It's Limday and of this week at Less is more it's "One layer" Doodles. I can't draw to save my life so my heart sank! lol
I have been doing masking techniques today so this is what I made today. I did a little bit of direct to paper with a green Colorbox ink pad. Stamps are by Chocolate Baroque .
I doodles some birds and my butterfly trail is done with Liquid pearls .
Hope you all have a great weekend.
xx Jan

Thursday, 12 April 2012

Small Carousel Christening card

Hi Everyone, hope you are all well?
 Today I have a small carousel to show you. I made it for a christening. 
Template is by Card Carousel.
March & April are our busiest months for family birthdays ect it just seems to be one after the other.
I used Crafter's Companion white Centura Pearl. Bits from my stash. MS PATP.
Make it Monday "Anything goes"

Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Tuesday, 10 April 2012

Creative card crew dt card. "Use Kraft"

Hi Everyone and a warm welcome to my new followers. Just 7 more and I will reach 300. How cools that. Thank you so much for all your support.
It's time for another challenge over at Creative Card Crew Challenge #8 "Use Kraft"
We are sponsored by the wonderful Simon says stamp
My base card is a Papermania Kraft 8x8 card, I made a mat and used my foliage Inkidinkido stamps with Wow embossing glitter Brass Sparkle. I cut a  fancy nestie square out of some kraft card.
Finished with some bits from my stash.

We have some amazing entries every time so I can't wait to see what you come up with.
Do pop over and see out wonderful DT projects. Links in the side bar.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Monday, 9 April 2012

Cream & gold Birthday!

Hi everyone today I have a cream & gold birthday card for you.
I used Ross card and one of Chloe's texture plates & stamps with Wow brass sparkle EG. 
Sizzix basket with the puppies in. Spellbinders fancy oval.
Bits from my stash.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Sunday, 8 April 2012

Christening Card

Happy Easter everyone. 
Don't eat to much chocolate.
We are off to Mia's Christening today.

8x8 card
Chloe's texture plate, Spellbinders Nestie 20 (I think)
Rocking horse by Meiflower.
Bits from my stash.

Whatever you are doing have fun!
Thanks for calling!
xx Jan

Saturday, 7 April 2012

Enchanted Dreams Birthday card

Close up of image.

Hi Everyone I'm back with my secound post of the day. 
A warm welcome to my new followers. 
I love this Unicorn image from Joanna Sheens Enchanted Dreams cd. I printed it onto Photo paper.
I made a Double gate fold card. I printed one of the backing papers onto Acetate & that's what is in the apertures.
I used Chloe's flourish Stamps & Wow Magical mauve EG. Also available from Chloe.
Spellbinders Nesties 4. Butterfly is Xcut.
Cards Galore Challenge "Celebrations"
Thanks for calling, have a good weekend.
xx Jan

Less is more Shades of green

 Less is more "Shades of green"

I used 5x5 Pearl Centura card. Anita stamp in Memento green coloured with Pro Markers.
Green Ribbon. Bling from CHLOE
Have a great Easter weekend!
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Thursday, 5 April 2012

Thinking of you!

Hi Everyone.
It's like Christmas here today. I received my box of Kanban goodies today. Wow it's fabulous. Quality is great. So this is my very first Kanban Dt card.
I wanted to make a card for my friend who has recently had some awful news so I didn't want lots of bling on it.
8x8 card
Apricot Dreams paper pack.
Gold Mirri.
Rose & flourish stamp.
Colorbox  ink Papaya cream & Pistachio.
Bits from my stash.

Make it Monday "Anything goes"
Thanks for calling today
xx Jan

Wednesday, 4 April 2012

Crafting for all season dt card "April showers"

This weeks sponsor's at CFAS "April Showers"
I used this fab image by Jani.
Less is more #61 "Picture Inspiration"

Make it Monday "Anything goes"

I used some free stamps for the corners in grey Momento & Pro Markers. 
Bits from my stash!
Hope you get to join us again we get some brilliant entries 
Thank you for calling again.

xx Jan