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Tuesday, 31 March 2015


Hi everyone over at Less is more Combine any 3 previous challenges.
I chose
Week 16 [May 21st] Theme Butterfly/Butterflies
Week 92 - November 3rd - Colour Pink
Week 212 February 21st Theme - Wings

I cut the card on my Silhouette Portrait. I think it maybe one of Birds.
I also added some Pearl drops.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Creative Card Crew #84 "Handmade Flowers"

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Hi everyone!
It's been a stressful few days as our little grandson was trying to come out of his Mammy's tummy!
He isn't due for another 11 weeks! Indra has been taking meds since Friday to stop the labour. Yesterday she was kept in hospital and given steroid injection to help little Tylers lungs develop.
Good news is the labour has stopped for now and she was sent home today!
All we can do is hope and be positive for now.

It's time for another challenge over on Creative Card Crew "Handmade Flowers"
I used A Day For Daisies Spring Flowers hair I coloured her with Alcohol Markers and a tough of glitter. Background stamp is from Honey Doo Crafts.
Creative Expression Cornflower dies and Sue Wilson square dies.
Distress ink Lipstick.
Hope you will pop over and join us.
Thanks for calling.

Monday, 30 March 2015

WhoopsiDaisy Samples...

Hi everyone!
Today I have some samples to share i made for Linnie at WhoopsiDaisy.
They are pre coloured images from the Sentiment CD available HERE

1st card has a stamped background I used a Honey Doo Stamp and Wow Totally Teal.I coloured the flowers with AP.Spellbinders die and DI

2nd card I used a backing paper from Michele R Designs
3rd card I used a Spellbinders border.

 4th card I used MS corner punch and some Liquid Pearls.
I used added some Sakura Stardust pen and bits from my stash
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Not Just Cards....

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Hi everyone!
It's time for a new challenge over on Not Just Cards #16. It's always Anything Goes"
I used the gorgeous Elephant and Umbrella image from The Stamp Boutique.
I coloured it with Alcohol Markers. Card made with Go Kreate dies.
Stamps from my stash.
Hope you will join us.

AAA Cards 
Thanks for calling xx Jan

Sunday, 29 March 2015

Wedding Cards...

Hi everyone.
I have a couple of wedding cards to share today.

Bow is from Ebay.
PC Generated sentiments.
Wow Silver Bells EG. Glass Glitter from Chloe
Sue Wilson die, Creative Expression corners & Bling also from CHLOE
I also used Spellbinders small hearts.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Saturday, 28 March 2015


Hi everyone, 
The lovely Linnie from Whoopsidaisy asked me if I would like to do some samples for her. YES PLEASE they are adorable images.These two images are pre coloured. I added some glitter and glossy accents. Available from Etsy
Bits from my stash.
Imagination Crafts "Anything goes" Imagination Gold Gilt Detail Sparkle.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Friday, 27 March 2015

Romanz by AuroraWings....

Hi Everyone,

Mitzi from AuroraWings sent me this stunning image to play with she is called Romanza HERE AuroraWings Facebook page HERE 
I coloured her with ProMarkers and SN pencils.
Bits from my stash.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Prom plus sympathy!

Hi everyone, I have another couple cards to share today.
The 1st one is for a prom. I used the waste from a Tattered Lace dress die and some Iris folding.
Butterfly is the Honey Doo Crafts butterfly stamp.
I stamped onto acetate.
The sympathy card is for my friend whose brother past away this week.
I used an Amanda Davis cutting file from Crafts u Print.
Lilly is a stamp I have had for years from a CC set.
Thanks for calling.
xx Jan

Wednesday, 25 March 2015

Fancy Books...

Hi everyone, I have made a few of these book cards lately. They are cut on the Silhouette and the Studio files are designed by Amanda Davis. Available from Crafts u print HERE.
The Golden Anniversary card has a Kanban horse topper and they both have a PC generated verse on.
On the wedding card I stamped the gorgeous Honey Doo Crafts butterfly on to acetate and used WOW Embossing Glitter Silver Bells.
Crafting From the heart. "Anything goes"
Though the purple haze "Anything goes"
Bits from my stash.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Fab n Funky #252 Christmas....

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Hi everyone, it's Team Fabs turn over on Fab n Funky and it's the final week of the month so it's Christmas.
I used the gorgeous Santa's reindeer.globe.
I took it into MY Craft Studio and made a card with it. I added some Sakura glitter. Sizzix snowflakes.
Excuse the state of my desk. I am having one of those fazes where I have a few things on the go and not much finished.
I managed to clear enough space to photograph the card and our big boy Fluffy decided he wanted some attention never mind the card lol!!!
Hope you will pop over and join in. The girls have made some great things to share.

WOWW 303.
I haven't share for ages but thought WOYWW would like to see my desk today!
If your not sure what it is it's where we all get to snoop on each others work desks.

Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Tuesday, 24 March 2015

A5 Star card.....

Hi everyone!
Hope you are all well.
I have a few special celebrations going on at the mo and luckily my mojo seems to have returned!
This one is for a 16th birthday.
I made an A5 star card using 5 aperture cards back to back. I used J^adore paper from First Edition. All stamps, Silky Crush, bling & Wow Antique Rose from CHLOE
Make a wish stamp is from Inkylicious.
Spellbinders & Tattered Lace dies.

To make this card make some aperture cards then put them together back to back. As many as you want.

Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Monday, 23 March 2015

50 the Anniversary...

Hi everyone! 
It's my friends Golden Wedding Anniversary on Friday and she asked me to make a card for her hubby. He likes horses!
The large stamp is by Chloe. Smaller stamp is Do Crafts.
Bits from my stash.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Friday, 20 March 2015

New release day at AuroraWings....

Hi everyone it's an exciting day over on AuroraWings Showcase blog
Edamame Sprite & Little Pirate HERE
I opened the little pirate in My Craft Studio. copy & pasted, resized & flipped it then printed it out.
I coloured them with SN & PM.
I used Distress Ink Scattered Straw, tumbling glass and chipped sapphire. Glossy Accents.
Bits from my stash.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Thursday, 19 March 2015

Less is more!

Hi everyone.
I think my mojo popped off on holiday this week.
I haven't even played with my new Harrogate goodies!

I finally made my card for Less is more One Layer week. Include an animal.
I love these meeces. I stamped with DI. Sentiments are Woodware stamps. Bought from Wear Crafts.
AAA cards Bare naked
Addicted to stamps and more "Anything Goes"
Thanks for calling
x Jan

Tuesday, 17 March 2015

Creative Card Crew...

Hi everyone! I have gremlins today! Thought this was all set up to find it's vanished!
So I am a little late!
Over on Creative Card Crew our new challenge is Easter Critters.
I used Bunny and butterfly from QKR HERE
Other stamps were freebies from Creative Stamping. I have had a while!
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Monday, 16 March 2015

Not Just Cards #15....

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Hi everyone,
It's time for a new challenge over on Not Just Cards and it's always  Anything Goes.
I used the gorgeous Tying the Knot HERE
I coloured with SN.
Background stamp is cherry blossom from Little Clare.
Bling, Silky Crush, Peony flower stamps Wow EP & Blue, white pearl vellum all from CHLOE
Sue Wilson Die also from CHLOE
Hope you will pop over and join us.
Scribble n Scrap "Anything goes"
PPCC "Ribbons & Bows"
Crafting Musketeers  Ribbons and pearls
Crafting from the heart "Anything goes"
2 cute Ink Digi.  "Glitter"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Saturday, 14 March 2015

Especially For You!

Hi everyone.
Today I have a couple of  handcut typewriters I made, to share!
. File is from Card Making Downloads.
Small one was printed onto A4 white card. Large one was printed onto A3 Ivory card.
I added  some trim, bling and glossy accents.
Crafting from the heart "Anything goes"
Crafty Card Makers For a special woman
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Thursday, 12 March 2015


Hi everyone another one from me today!
I love this free image Button Jar by Beyond the fringe. I coloured it with Pro Markers and Glossy. I stamped and cut out some extra buttons to place outside the jar.
Addicted to Stamps & More
Photo Inspiration
Thanks for calling
xx Jan


Hi everyone I forgot I hadn't blogged this card.
I made it for my best friends birthday she loves shoes and flowers!
Stamps are from Honey Doo Crafts I stamped with Distress Inks Seedless Preserve and Crushed Olive.
Dotty card is from Jelly Bean Crafts
Bits from my stash.
xx Jan

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

Fab n Funky...

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Hi everyone it's new challenge time over on Fab n Funky "Focus on the image"
This week it's Team Fabs turn.
I used the fabulous Flutterby image.
I coloured her with Pro Markers and Wink of Stella. The dress is the waste of a Tattered Lace die. I used ome material for the Iris folding, Flower was made using Chloe's Peony stamp.
Hope you will pop over and join us.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Tuesday, 10 March 2015

Goblin Queen...

Hi folks well so much for the fish n chips we didn't go out after all.
I got to play with this fab image and sentiment from Simply B Stamps. I coloured her with my SN & PM.
CE Classic adorned squares.
The bling and Silky Crush are from Chloe Dotty card is from Anna Marie Designs.
Bits from my stash.


Hi everyone the sun is shining but it's quite fresh out.
Hubby wants to go down to Seaton Carew for fish n chips. I will need my thermals on lol!

It's been a calm week over in Germany since they got word Adam officially has full custody of our little ones. So please keep everything crossed that's the end of it. 
It's a year next week since the nightmare began.

This is one of the cards for my eldest son Gary's birthday, It's on Friday 13th He is car daft lol!
I used a Spellbinders EF the cogs were cut on my Silhouette. 
Wrench brad is from our Pound shop but I have had it ages.
Thanks for calling
xx Jan

Monday, 9 March 2015

Thinking of you...

Hi everyone.
Today I have a card to share I made for a family friend Elsie who is in hospital with a bleed on the brain.
She is really quite poorly.
My card was inspired by Pams gorgeous card. HERE.
I used Spellbinders de-light dies, Craft concepts Sun Rays EF and bits from my stash.
Crafty Cardmakers "Special Lady"
Thanks for calling
xx Jan