Thursday, August 22, 2013

SB cards

Here are a couple of cards I have made using Spellbinder dies.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Mauve Roses

hi Bloggers!

Another card using SB dies. the flowers are made with the Spellbinder rose die.

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Folding heart

Hi Blogger friends!
I have just made this card for my DT Fat Cat's Card Corner.
Here is a list of the items used.

Cheery Lynn Chicken wire die (doubled and off set)
Nellie Snellen folding heart die.
Cheery Lynn daisy strip die
Cheery Lynn Anastasia Border die.

                                                              Close Up.

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Christmas Village

Hi Blogger friends!
It has been a while since I posted anything. I had a bit of a break. My DH had another procedure recently. another tumour on his lung. we sure do like having turns it seems. he is fine now and I am doing so well I am dangerous LOL. My next scan is next month so I am hoping that all goes well.

This card is for my DT at Fat Cats Card Corner.

These are the dies I used.
The house is from the Marianne Collectables Christmas village COL 1327.
> The deer, snowflake, trees and lamp post are from
> Marianne Collectables Village Decoration set COL 1330
> Snow on house is from Deco art Snow Writer.
> Swiss embossing folder is from Provo Craft.

Sunday, May 19, 2013

Marianne dies Tag

Hi Blogger Friends,

Today I have made a tag using
Marianne Design collectables COL 1311
Bird set of Three
Marianne Design Craftables CR1240
Square Passe-partout.
Only using the smallest squares of the set.

I have coloured the birds with my Shinhan Twin Brush Markers.
I have made this for my DT at Fat Cats' Card Corner

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Mini Hybrid Heirloom Rose

Today I have a card using the mini hybrid heirloom rose die cut.
This is another card for my DT at Fat Cat's card Corner

Mini Hybrid Heirloom rose die.
Elizabeth craft design dies
Teapot and cups
Garden Delight M-Bossabilities reversible embossing folder.
Joy Craft
small leafy Branch Vintage flourishes die 6003/0026

Cheery Lynn designs
Anastasia Border B136

Friday, April 26, 2013

Marianne Creatables Tulips

hi fellow Bloggers!

This is another card done for my DT at Fat Cat's Card Corner.

Products I used are..
 Cuttlebug embossing folder
Swiss dots.
Marianne craftables
Flower Basket 1208
Marianne creatables
tulips LR0209
Cheery Lynn designs
anastasia border
Ranger Liquid Pearls,
Petal Pink
 Couture creations embossing folder. 'Tied together'

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Another Vintage Bicycle

Hi Blogger friends!

I have just made this card for Fat Cats Card Corner DT

The flowers  are made from the MFT Layered rose Di-namics die.
Other dies used are
Marianne Designs Creatables 
3 leaves LR 0192
Vintage Bicycle LR0262
Petra Frames

Saturday, April 20, 2013

Cottage cutz Birdcage and two birds

Hi Fellow Bloggers!

Today I have another die cut card for Fat Cats  Card Corner 

Products used.

Tim Holtz Brick wall embossing folder
Elizabeth craft designs 'Thinking of You' 719
Crafts-Too die cutting and embossing stencil
'Trailing leaves'
Cottage Cutz Birdcage w/two birds.

I haven't been doing a lot of crafting lately as Doug has cancer again. We were hoping that he would get a clearance but it wasn't to be. What with going to the hospital to have tests and seeing the specialist it take up a lot of time.I am just grateful that I am doing okay at the moment to take care of him.

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Vintage Bicycle

Hi Bloggers!
Another card using die cuts for my DT at Fat Cats Card Corner
Here is a list of the dies I used.

Marianne Designs Craftables
Square Passe-Partout craftable die CR1240
Marianne Creatables die
Vintage Bicycle LR0262
Marianne creatables Die
Anja Edge LR0202
Memory Box
Isabella Butterfly 98507
Pippi Butterfly 98508
Joy crafts Fantasy Leaves cutting Stencil 6003/0011

Wednesday, March 27, 2013


Another simple card using a variety of dies.

Sizzix Embossing folder brick wall.
Joy crafts Doily cutting and embossing die 6003/1004
Marianne Designs
craftables Coffee cup, sauce spoon CR1237
Memory box dies used
Fabulous phlox 98511
Isabella Butterfly 98507
Pippi Butterfly 98508

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Wheelbarrow and watering can

Here is a card I made using a variety of dies.

this is the list
 Sizzix Brick and Woodgrain embossing fold set.
I stained the brick folder with Tim Holtz Antique linen distress ink pad.
Spellbinders Poppy Patch Die D-Lites
Joy Crafts Fleur de lys corner die 6002/0135
I trimmed the middle piece to give a slightly different look.
Marianne Designs Wheelbarrow and watering can LR0260
Memory box small Madison window.

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Fabulous Phlox and Roses are red Violets are blue

Hi Bloggers!

Two different cards today.
The first is a card using dies.
the flowers were made with the Memory box dies Fabulous Phlox.
the frame is a Marianne creatables die LR0242.

                                                                      Inside of card

This card is made with a Saturated Canary stamp called Roses are red, Violets are blue

Saturday, February 9, 2013

Tilda with tulips

Hi my blogger friends,

first of all I want to thank you for commenting on my last lot of cards. So much appreciated. I was chuffed.
This Tilda is coloured with my Shinhan twin touch markers. She is so cute.
The frame is a Marianne designs creatable die. The set has five dies to it and the number is LRO242 for those interested. The flowers were made from another Marianne Design creatables die LR0257.

                                                                       Front view
                                                                              Close up
                                                                      Inside of card

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Different direction

hi Blogger friends!

no! I haven't left the planet. Just been making some cards for my DT. Fat Cats Card Corner No maggies but may put them on anyhow. So here goes.

These cards are showing off different dies.