My Wonderful Followers

Saturday 29 June 2013

Less is more!

Hi folks it's Less is more time again!
This weeks challenge is SAND
I used DI Tumbled Glass and some torn Kraft card my Acid Drops & Whatnots stamp is a free one that came with a recent magazine.
I coloured her with Pro Markers!
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Friday 28 June 2013

Silver Wedding Card!

Hi everyone! Today I have been making a Silver Wedding Card for a friend.
It's an A4 double gatefold card.
I used Grand Large Labels, D  lite heart, Anna Griffin & Cuttlebug Embossing Folders.
Champagne glass stamp is from Chloe. Wow silver sparkle EF. Flowers are also from Chloe.
Bits from my stash!
There's a tut for the card HERE
Splendiferous Creations "Weddings/Anniversaries"
Make it Monday"Anything Goes"
QKR Stampede "Anything Goes"/
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Thursday 27 June 2013


Hi everyone today's card was made using Linen card and Wellington Stamp. 
I coloured with Whispers water  pens. I used a Spellbinders border for the edge and Tattered Lace word dies.
Joanna Sheen Challenge  "Male card"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Wednesday 26 June 2013

WOYWW 213!

Hi everyone it's time for another WOYWW 213 don't the weeks fly by!
As you can see my work space rarely gets any tidier! Especially when I am in creative mode which I seem to be at the mo! I have made the card using an 8x8 Darice folder
Spellbinders fancy labels one. Marianne die corners. My stamp is from My favorite things.
Addicted to stamps & more "Anything goes"
Crafting By Designs "Anything goes"
Crafting For All Season's "Girly"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Tuesday 25 June 2013

New challenge at Creative card crew!

Sponsored By Scrapbook Center

Creative Card Crew No backing paper.
The image is from the lovely Krista at Saturated Canary
I have used this image as a thank you to Krista for helping a lady and her children who lost their home in the USA Tornado recently.
I coloured her with Pro Markers.
I used 8x8 card Chloe's butterfly flourish and WOW EG Totally Teal.
Bits from my stash
Crafty Sentiment "Girl Power"
Make it Monday "Anything Goes
Rhedd & Rosie  "Take Flight" Butterfly scroll background and image looks like she is going to take flight!
xx Jan

Monday 24 June 2013

New challenge at WhoopsiDaisy!

Hi everyone our challenge at WhoopsiDaisy this week is 3D.
The image and backing papers are from the new WD cd
I also used a little Gold Cosmic shimmer.
I hope you can join us as we love looking at your fabulous creations.
Make it Monday! "Anything goes"
Thanks for calling!
xx Jan

Sunday 23 June 2013



Hi everyone, i'm back my secound blog today!
I have had a lovely few days playing along with everyone at Crafts Galore! We have been set a challenge each day and I have managed to play along with some of them.
Cards Galore "Sketch"
I am also playing along with the Crafts Galore Photo Inspiration

The image is from WhoopsiDaisy it's sheet 444 background paper is from the new WD CD.
Spellbinders circles
Wild Orchid flowers.
Challenges 4 Everybody "Anything goes"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan


Hi everyone, I have been playing with some new bits and pieces!
I have used
Embossing Powder Cosmic Shimmer Olymic Gold Shimmer
Gilding Wax Creative Expressions Golden Light.
Spellbinders Resplendent Rectangles
Memory Box Bella Bouquet
Tattered lace sentiment
Most of these products are available at CHLOE'S
Bits from my stash.
Pile it on "Vintage or Shabby Chic"
Krafty Hands "No squares"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Saturday 22 June 2013

Crafts Galore Sketch!

Over on Crafts Galore they are having a sketch. It will end at 9am tomorrow (Sunday)
I used my gorgeous new stamps from Clearly Besotted stamps. I stamped with Versafine black.
It's Jen's birthday over on Less is More so we have to make a card we think she will like!
Bits from my stash!
xx Jan

Happy Birthday!

Hi everyone it's Less is More time again! It's Jen's birthday so we have to make a card that she would like!
It's a first inking for my Best fishes stamp, it was a magazine freebie a while ago!
I coloured it with Whispers water coloure pens
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Friday 21 June 2013

Thank you!

Hi everyone!
 I received a prize I won from Less is More today so I just had time to make a quick card for their Hexagon challenge.
Stamps are from Clearly Besotted.
I used Versafine black ink.
Thanks to everyone for supporting my blog.
xx Jan

Thursday 20 June 2013

Cool Birthday!

Hi everyone! 
Have you seen the latest Creative Stamper mag? Free stamps this time are Teenybopper! Bike, crayon & sentiment stamps are all from it. 
My image is Kenny K die cut from The Hobbyhouse!
My Craft Creations "Transport"
Make it Monday "Anything goes"
Check out a couple of shows on C&C over the weekend
Stamps by Chloe tomorrow at 2pm
Visable Image Saturday 10am
Both have some brilliant stamps on.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Happy Birthday!

Hi everyone today I have a card to share I made for my Friends Birthday today!
She visits my blog most mornings so I had to schedule for when I new she had seen it so it was still a surprise lol! 
I used this Tut for my card HERE
I used Chloe's stamps, sandal,  HB and butterfly scroll, Wow Totally Teal EG Spellbinders Timeless Rectangles.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Wednesday 19 June 2013

Another Crafts Galore Quickie challenge!

Hi again lol! I used these fab free images from Clearly Besotted .
I entered into Crafts Galore quickie challenge!
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Crafts Galore quickie challenge

Hi everyone Crafts Galore have a quickie challenge you have to make a card in 30 minuts. This took me 20 mins. I used Dlite heart die scattered straw TH. Metal charm is from Dawn till Dusk!
Thanks for calling
xx Jan


Hi everyone, it's time for another WOYWW 211. It's a very messy work desk as usual!
I have a card I made for my Father to give to his SIL.
I used Limited Edition paper MeiFlower ribbon and Wild Orchid flowers.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Tuesday 18 June 2013

Celtic Fairy!

Hi everyone, A warm welcome to my new followers.
I have been [laying with some new die cuts and a Delicious Doodles Celtic Fairy image.
I coloured her with Pro Markers and a little clear Wink of Stella.
I used 
Nestabilities Timeless Rectangle, Nestabilities Decorative Labels 01.
I bought them from Samual Taylor they have a great offer £55 for 4 sets!
Linen card is from Wedding Inspirations HERE
I made the flowers with my Melt Pot!
Bits from my stash.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Monday 17 June 2013

WhoopsiDaisy "Fun in the sun"

Hi everyone it's time for another challenge over at WhoopsiDaisy "Fun in the sun"
The adorable image is available on the new WhoospiDaisy cd HERE
I used Linen card and Anna Griffin EF.
Bits from my stash.
Make it Monday "anything goes"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Saturday 15 June 2013

Sorry Limettes!

Hi I am so sorry I used the wrong shape earlier! I am hopeless at times. 
I will try again lol!
Less is more "Hexagon"
I used Linen card. Chloe's stamp, Wow Magical Mauve EG and a flower I made using my melt pot!

My clever hubby has fixed my Big Shot! (Boo hoo fancied a new one lol)!

Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Less is More!

Hi everyone it's time for Less is More this time it's "Hexagons"
I made a mistake lol and used an Octagon shape!! Senior moment once again! sorry Limettes
I used Create and Craft Linen card. 
 my Spellbinders shapes & I was playing with my Melt Pot yesterday! Hence the butterfly!
What a mess my craftroom is in! 
It took me ages to think of something for this challenge lol!
 I really don't have much in the way of Hexagons!
I have a stamp on order should be here any time. Hope I get it in time to make another LIM card!
I would love it if you could help raise funds for a lady who lost everything in Oklahoma. details are HERE!
I could do with some crafty advice please. 
My beloved Big Shot looks like it has gone to heaven! (Hubby trying to fix it). Should I get another Big Shot or should I go for the Ebosser? What do you think? I have a GC and love it. 
Thanks for calling
Have a great weekend.
xx Jan

Friday 14 June 2013

Saturated Canary image

I have just been reading my friend here's account of what happened to her and her family when the recent tornado hit Oklahoma.
Her Daughter and family lost everything but their lives so the very talented Krista at Saturated Canary has announced the proceeds of one of her beautiful images will go to her daughter. 
It is only $1 if you would like buy this image to help.
Hope you can help
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Wednesday 12 June 2013


Hi everyone it's time for WOYWW!
I have been playing with some great free Acid Drops & Whatnots stamps I got with Papercraft Essentials  magazine.
I used papers from Kanban female backgrounds cd. Spellbinders die.
I did some paper piecing and finished with Glossy accents.
Aud Sentiment "Anything goes"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Tuesday 11 June 2013

Creative Card Crew "Use metal"

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Hi everyone today it's challenge time at Creative Card Crew "Use Metal"
I used
Hunkydory Rainbow Shimmer card
QKR Stampede image coloured with Pro markers and Wink of Stella pens.
My background die cut was designed by Kat Dunn and cut on the Silhouette Portrait.
Metal accents are from Dawn till Dusk
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Monday 10 June 2013

New WhoopsiDaisy Challenge "Weddings"

Hi everyone it's time for another challenge over at WhoopsiDaisy "Weddings"
I used an image from Sheet 452 or on
Linnie's fabulous new CD out now HERE
I also used Anna Griffin EF
Wink of Stella. 

Following items were purchased from Stamps By chloe
Spellbinders Resplendent Rectangles
Creative Expressions Pearl Moon Gilding wax
Chloe's Wedding cake 
Wow Fine silver EP.
Bits from my stash.
Make it Monday "Anything goes"
Challenges 4 Everyone "Anything goes"
CFAS "wedding"

Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Sunday 9 June 2013


Hi everyone! 
I have been playing with some Peach Hunkydory Adorable Scoreable!
 Anna Griffin EF, Wild Orchid Cherry Blossom. 
Bits from my stash!
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Saturday 8 June 2013

Less is More!

Hi everyone it's Less is More time again! This time the challenge is, one layer Need For Speed!
My hubby loves the Rugby and they certainly need speed on the Rugby Pitch. 3 lions are playing Brisbane today he will be cheering them on!
I used a Papermania stamp & coloured with pro Markers.

Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Thursday 6 June 2013

Wedding Card!

Hi everyone, I was having a look around Pinterest for some inspiration and found a card similar to this. HERE! 
My version is more a pale coffee colour (Craftwork card  card stock.
 I stamped the corners using Stamp it up Bliss stamps and Spellbinders Fancy Ovals.
Tattered Lace shoe die. Wild Orchid flowers. Momento Toffee Crunch!
Wow EG Diamond White.
Aud Sentiments  "Anything Goes"
Make it Monday "Anything goes"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Tuesday 4 June 2013

Father's Day!

Hi everyone it's a beautiful day here today. 
I met some friends for coffee and came home to a couple of parcels! Yay!
A4 Creative Expressions EF Basket weave and some Stamping Up stamps Bliss & Fresh Vintage!
I used Wow Silver Pearl EP  Anna Marie Designs card & paper!
I also used Stamps to Die For and labels 4.
Car is Marianne die.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Monday 3 June 2013

WhoopsiDaisy Challenge "Vintage"

Hi folks blimey Monday already our baby is one week old! Doesn't time flly!
It's time for another challenge over at WhoopsiDaisy "Vintage"
I used a new Topper sheet from gorgeous new WD CD HERE
I used an Imagination mask and Amethyst & Gold Shine Sparkle medium.
Bits from my stash!
Thanks for calling 
xx Jan

Sunday 2 June 2013

Crafting Musketeers #2 "Use a Stamp"

Our Sponsor is; Stamps By Chloe 
this is the fabulous prize Chloe sent us!

Hi everyone,
It's time for challenge two already over at Crafting Musketeers
We had dozens of entries last month thank you all so much for joining us.
We can't wait to see what fabulous creations you all create this time!
I used Chloe's Sandal, Background, Sentiment, Daisy & Dragonfly stamps.
You can buy them & lots more HERE!
I used a silver paper from  DCWV. I bought from Chloe!
Cheery Lynn die cuts.
Wow Embossing "Nature" (Wow Silver Sparkle)
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Saturday 1 June 2013

Less is more!

Hi everyone it's Less is more time once again. This time it's the colour of your front door. Mine is all white with an oval in the middle! It usually has a pile of shoes behind it when the children are around! 
Hence the Tattered Lace shoe!
I used Spellbinders Filigree Delight.
As you can see Limettes our Little one arrived on Monday 8ib 5oz. His name is Jayden Christian.
I have blogged more pics and Baby cards HERE
Thanks for calling
xx Jan