Monday, 29 November 2010


The last swap for Hilda,tags with a blue theme.
Petal point background and distress images.Stamps are C.I,and these have to be my favourite stamps,just love em.


The 2nd lot of swaps for Hilda,fat pages with a red theme.
All done using petal point ink for background,and images stamped using distress ink.

Saturday, 27 November 2010


These are my atc's for Hilda's swap with a green theme.
Thought i'd better get them done while my arm isworking lol
All done using inks,images & stamps

Thursday, 11 November 2010

Blonde to Brunette!!!!

Here's my little blonde bombshell,who wanted to go brunette!!!! Top pic is before hair cut,bottom pic is new haircut.My baby is all grown up

Wednesday, 20 October 2010


These are my next set of postcards for the swap i'm hosting on lots to do.
All done using petal point and distress ink.

Sunday, 10 October 2010

Autumn Arch

These are for a swap hosted by Hilda on lots to do.
The theme was Autumn.
Background is again done with petal point inks and leaves and tree stamped with distress ink,finished with gold edges

There's a girl in my house

Firstly apologies for the picture,couldn't get out of the sun!!!
These houses are for another swap hosted by Hilda and the theme is there's a girl in my house
All done differently using papers,ink and images from Dezinaworld,C.I and a cigarette card lol

Autumn leaves

This is the 2nd swap hosted by Hilda over on lots to do.
Tags with Autumn leaves as a theme.
The background is again petal point,then leaves stamped in distress ink.
I stamped leaves again on some old embossed paper and coloured,i then added clear glaze to 1 leave and attached to my tag,finishing of with gold edges and raffia

Saturday, 9 October 2010

Christmas tags

Alison over on lots to do is hosting a christmas tag swap,here's mine.
All simple tags cos not got my christmas head on yet,lol,gonna be a last minute rush again


Hilda over on lots to do is hosting a few swaps with an Autumn theme,here's my atc's.
The background is petal point ink,then image stamped with distress inks.

Friday, 1 October 2010


Here's my next lot of postcards for the alphabet swap over on lots to do.
G is for Girl,Green,Gift.
Background is chalk,image stamped with pine needles distress ink then i stamped the image again onto darker paper,cut the parcel out and added it to main image.
H is for Heat emboss and Horse.
Background is distress ink,then heat embossed the horse using copper powder,added a few swirls to finish.
I is for Iris folding,not much to say about this 1,pretty self explanatary.

Saturday, 18 September 2010


These tags are for a swap that Hilda is hosting on lots to do,the theme is letters.
The background of my tags is done using bleach,then i added a torn strip of letter paper down the middle.
The images are stamped onto acetate using stazon,ribbon and fibre added to finish.


The theme this week over on lots to challenges is monochrome.
Here's my effort.
A simple hanger,images are stamped using distress ink,then mounted onto paper and backed with card to make it a bit stronger,ribbon to hang and 2 in the corners to finish.

Saturday, 21 August 2010


Here's my next 3 postcards for the swap i'm hosting on lots to do.
D is for domino-glimmer mist background and also for the wooden domino,image stamped with stazon.
E is for emboss-the background is embossed using embossing folder and big shot
F is for friendship-background is distress ink applied with baby wipe,image is C.I


Here's a few atc's made today.
Distress ink used for background,images are C.I children set

buttons & beads

The challenge this week over on lots to do challenges is buttons & beads.
Here's mine!!!!
I used distress ink applied with baby wipe for the background colour and edges.
The stamp is part of the C.I children sheet.
I finished off with BABY spelt out in alphabet beads
Hope this fits the challenge.

Friday, 20 August 2010


This frame started out as a poundshop special lol.
I inked the wood frame with distress ink and then sprayed with glimmer mist.
I added the words at top and bottom then finished off with flowers.
The white card is only to stop flashback from camera.


Made this last week,not sure yet what i'm gonna do with it,or even if i like it.
Used TH masks and glimmer mist for the background,then stamped my gentlemen onto tissue paper,added crowns and stamped ART onto magnet type things and attached them all to canvas.

Friday, 6 August 2010


Hilda over on lots to do revisited is hosting a tag swap with a paris-france theme,here's mine.
The backgrounds are made using distress inks and spray bleach lol.
Images are stamped or heat embossed,then fibres added to finish.

Saturday, 31 July 2010


Oriental !!!!! ARGHHH my pet hate,well no that's not right cos i don't hate it,mine just never look right so try to avoid it at all costs,lol
Hilda over on lots to do is hosting an oriental atc swap,here's mine,done using chalks,inks and embelishments.

Wednesday, 21 July 2010


This started life as a kiddies alien jigsaw lol
After peeling the picture i coloured and stamped,the added clear glaze on a few of them.
Some have ribbon to hang,the others have magnet on the back.
These are just a little thank you to my crafting friends for all their support over the last few months,thanks guys xxx

Wednesday, 7 July 2010


The 'recipie' for these was
1 tag
1 atc
1 twinchie
They are stamped using distress inks and then the elements added to finish


The theme for these atc's was colours.
Black & White
Red & Gold
Brown & Cream
All stamped with distress inks and the 2 ladies have flowers added

Monday, 5 July 2010

Hats or crowns

The theme this week over on lots to do challenges is crowns or hats.
Here's mine.
I used chalk for the background then stamped my image and coloured my grungeboard crown,added the ribbon and stuck it at either side of my tag,just to be different lol


These are my ART atc's for a swap hosted by Hilda over on lots to do revisited,why not pop over and join in.
The backgrounds are all distress ink with water dripped then heat dried.
After stamping my images i added clear glaze and crackle glaze to finish.Hope they meet the ART criteria!!!

A,B,C postcards

A is for Architecture
B is for Birds
C is for children
These are the 1st 3 postcards for a swap that i'm hosting on lots to do revisited forum,obviously the completed swap will be A-Z postcards with covers so they can be made into a book.
I used distress inks on all 3 then added images,embelishments and inked the letters then embossed them to give them colour and make them a little sturdier.