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Wednesday 30 December 2015

Happy New Year.

Hi everyone hope you are all enjoying the Holidays.
I made this for a friend.
I used Michele R Design papers and flowers from Live & Love crafts.
Sizzix EF trimmed down.
Bits from my stash
Thanks for calling
LPOCF "Anything goes"
Have a wonderful New Year and all the best for 2016.
Thanks so much for your continued support.
xx Jan

Sunday 27 December 2015

Thursday 24 December 2015


Hi Everyone!
Well Santa has been and I made a quick Less is more card which is HomeSpun challenge this time.

Our big boy Fluffy is so stressed all these babies in the house and now Santa has been he can finally see the floor in the craftroom!
He wanted a fuss when I was photographing the card and he was NOT moving lol! He doesn't look amused does he?
I used a one of Chloe's Denises flourish stamps ric rac and some lovely flowers I bought on Ebay lately!
Sentiment stamps is Crafter's Comapnion.
My card is A5

  1. 1.
    simple and unsophisticated.
    "homespun philosophy"
  2. 2.
    (of cloth or yarn) made or spun at home.

  3. Thanks for calling and have a wonderful Christmas and New Year!
  4. xx Jan

Wednesday 23 December 2015


Hi everyone!
I can't move in my craftroom as everything is hidden in there from the grandchildren. 
I managed to print this AuroraWings image off and colour it in.Dragon Lore HERE
I used AM and Lyra Polycolor pencils.
Thanks for calling.
Hope you all have an amazing Christmas.
xx Jan

Tuesday 22 December 2015

Creative Card Crew....

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Hi everyone!
It's new challenge time at Creative Card Crew. Our challenge is Anything goes"
I used Dragon Fly Day. HERE
I coloured it with Lyra Polycolor pencils.
Hope you will pop over and join us.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Monday 21 December 2015


Hi everyone!
It's pandemonium here, lots of cuddles from my gorgeous grandchildren. Who are all on their way to bed right now! Phew! Time for us to have a chill out lol!
I can't move in my craftroom so I am struggling to make anything even when they are in bed.
I decorated this mdf last week for my DIL Rebecca. I love the words. I painted it with Gesso and glittered it. 
I bought it from a Ross Papercraft show.
Creative Artiste Challenge Mixed Media
That Craft Place "Anything goes"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Wednesday 16 December 2015

Snowflake Christmas

Hi everyone!
Another Christmas card post today!
Isn't time flying.
Our company comes in the early hours of Friday. 
As I write this I am no where near ready! Trees still in the loft, house is all upside down,  hubbys got a list of jobs today lol.
Fluffy's molting all over! Poor little man no's somethings going on!
Hope he copes alright cos it's too cold for him in the shed lol! Hubby said he will move in there with him! Especially when they all think its great to squeal at the top of the voices! 
Tyler is six month already. 
Happy Days!

For my card I used Little B squares Memory Box dies
Chloe's tree tamp! Wow embossing powder.
Stamped several times and layered up.
Fantasy Stampers CAS Christmas
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Tuesday 15 December 2015

Some MDF

hi everyone!
Tonight I am sharing some MDF I decorated. 
Photos aren't very good due to all the glitter!
I used Anna Marie Design Noel and Trees. HERE
I bought mine from Chloe
I painted them with Gesso then covered the with Chloe's  Faux snow.
Large snowflake was from Tesco.
Reindeer is Marianne die.
Bits from my stash.
Digi Choosday "Anything goes"
Creative Artiste Mixed Media.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Sparkling Christmas...

Hi Everyone!
I am sharing another Christmas card  today.
I used
Little B dies.
Spellbinders Pierced squares.
I used Chloe's stamps and Wow powder.
Bits from my stash.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Sunday 13 December 2015

Teal Christmas...

Hi everyone!
Another Christmas card today. I used
Go Kreate die
Spellbinders pierced squares, Cheery Lyn flourish, Memory Box Bauble.
Bits from my stash.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Saturday 12 December 2015

What's in my stocking?

Hi everyone!
I've had a lovely time at Chloe's Creative Cards 
We had to leave early due to the weather conditions. We have snow!!
I made two cards for Less is more one layer week and "What's in my stocking"
I used these two cute images by Mitzi at AuroraWings HERE
I coloured with ProMarkers.
Sentiment and snowflake stamps are by Woodware.
I have no idea what will be in my stocking!
It will be all about the little ones this year it will be great to have them here for Christmas.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Forever Fiends...

Hi everyone!

Today is our Son Adam 28th and Granddughter Kelly's 4th birthday.
Our little Kelly is 4 already! How time flies.
5 more sleeps and they will be here again. We are getting invaded for Christmas.
I used some Little B Label dies.
Sizzix Snowflake die
Xcut Tree die.
Bits from my stash
 Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Friday 11 December 2015

21st Birthday!

Hi everyone!
A little break from Christmas cards this time. I made this for a 21st Birthday.
I used Chloe's Butterfly swirl stamp pink Wow powder.
Glass stamp is by MFT Stamps
I coloured her with AM and Lyra pencils.
Bits from my stash.
2 Creative Chicks "Anything goes"
Card & Scrap "Anything goes"
Cards Galore "Anything Goes"
Crafting Musketeers "Anything goes"
Your Scrapbook Place "Anything goes"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Thursday 10 December 2015

Cas card...

Hi everyone.
A quick cas card this time. I love this gorgeous snowflake die by Memory Box.
Bits from my stash.
Less is more Blue & Green
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

New challenge at Julia Spiri...

Hi everyone!
We hae a new challenge starting over on Julia Spiri Challenge blog. HERE
Our challenge is always Anything Goes with a twist. 
Twist this time is to make a house for a digital girl.
I used the gorgeous The Flower Girl HERE
I coloured her with lyra colors and some Liquid pearls. 
The Toadstool is from an Anna Marie Designs template.
I used Nordic Christmas Design papers from First Edition.
Bits from my stash.
Inspiration Destination "Anything goes"
613 Avenue Create "Anything goes"
Lil Patch of crafty friends "Anything goes"
Crafty Girlz challenge "Anything goes"
Crafting with friends "Anything goes"
Craft Your passion "Anything goes"
The sisters of craft "Anything goes"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Tuesday 8 December 2015

Snowman Sprite..

Hi everyone!
I just love this cutie from AuroraWings.
It's free for more information pop over to to Facebook HERE
AurorWings shop is HERE
I took the image into MCS to change the size. I coloured with my Lyra color pencils.
I used a Spellbinders oval.
Xcut Star dies.
Elizabeth sentiment die.
Desire 8x8 star Embossing folder.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Creative Card Crew...

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Hi everyone!
We have a new challenge over on Creative Card Crew "Feasts of the Season"
I have used a die cut Forever Friends topper from an old QVC kit I bought many years ago!
I also used Chloe's sign and holly stamps.
I coloured them with Lyra colors pencils.
I also used Spellbinders dies.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Monday 7 December 2015

Not Just Cards....

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Hi everyone!
It's new challenge time at Not Just Cards.
It's always "Anything Goes"I used this Winter Fae.HERE
I coloured her with Lyra coloured and Glamour Dust.
Papers Limited Edition Nordic 
Tree and snow flake are Spellbinders.
Hope you will nip over and join in with our final challenge for 2015.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Sunday 6 December 2015

Christmas again!

Hi everyone!
Todays card was made with some Craftwork card papers I have had a few years. I also used a Marianne die, Spellbinders Poinsettia die and Chloe's sentiment stamsp.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Friday 4 December 2015

White & Blue Christmas.

Hi Everyone!
Today's card was inspired by a gorgeous card the amazing Pam made last week. HERE
I used Chloe's stamps and I Wow powder Aqua Mist.
Chloe is on Hochanda TV  tomorrow.
I used an 8x8 card and made the top into an arch.
I cut the aperture using Sue Wilsons pierced rectangles.
I stamped the flowers onto white vellum.
The flourish is a Cheery lynn die.
I also added some red liquid pearls.

Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Thursday 3 December 2015

Fab N Funky...

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Hi Everyone!
I am so sorry I completely forgot about this weeks challenge at Fab N Funky
Our challenge is Santa Claus is coming. He surely is the days are just speeding by.
Adam and family will be invading us in just two weeks time and I am no where near ready!
I used TPS pre coloured Are you ready my friend
I also added some Liquid pearls.
Hope you will pop over and join us.
Pals Paper Arts  "Colour challenge"
Fan-Tastic Tuesday "Anything goes with a twist Santa"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Wednesday 2 December 2015

Another Christmas...

Hi Everyone!
Today I am sharing another Christmas card. i made it using a cream and gold sheet of 8x8 paper by Craftwork cards. I have had this for a few years.
I stamped a Chloe's Christmas sentiment and the Merry Christmas is an Elizabeth die.
I also used Spellbinders pierced squares.
Crafting Musketeers "Use a sentiment"
The Crafty Addicts "Anything goes"
My Whimsicalelittle world "anything goes"
A bit more time to craft "Anything goes"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Tuesday 1 December 2015


Hi everyone!
It's time for a new challenge over on Crafty Hazelnut Patterned paper challenge blog.
It's where we get to use up our patterned paper stash!
I used this gorgeous Bella Rose First Edition paper pad to make a get well card for my aunt.
I also used Spellbinders and Memory box dies,
Hope you will pop over and join us.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan