My Wonderful Creative Followers

Sunday, 26 December 2010

Hi All

Hello my lovely followers just popped on to say
Hope you all had a lovely Christmas Day
I did, and had my friend round and her little westie doggie Tara
for dinner and we had a lovely day.
Hope you got what you wished for off Santa.

Hugs Betty 
 x x
 

Sunday, 19 December 2010

Bad Bad Snow!!!!!!

Hi my friends
Oh i wish this snow would go away now i am fed up of it, its ruined my plans for visiting my family with their
pressies, its so icy too the side roads are treacherous hope it thaws a bit before  Thursday, then me and Rudolf O/H lol !!!! can do our santa rounds. 
Well i have been having trouble with internet explorer not responding again but manged to get on line today after some hours trying, phoned Virgin they said its my Browser but i think it could be the weather Grrrrrrrr.
So not a happy bunny, so if i'm not on here you know why will try and catch up on your blogs as i have missed you all.

And thank you to my new followers
Jacky, Angel, SueWay,Fika, Georgia,Claudia.
Thanks so much Ladies i hope you enjoy my blog and i give some inspiration,
will visit you all soon.

So take care and Keep warm.
Love & Hugs
Betty  x x 



  

Sunday, 12 December 2010

Last card make for 2010

Hi all hope you are having a good day
Its a sunny day today but chilly.
Are you all ready for xmas? 
I have just got to get 4 more pressies so off to town centre in a mo 
and then thats finished Yeah !!!!
Here is a card i made from lovely Sarahs Blog Candy i won
this will be my last card for 2010.
I started my blog in May and i have so enjoyed it and learned a lot
so i thank you all for your support .




Items i used from Sarah's Candy.
Build a rose clear stamps coloured with promarkers.
Wavey backing paper.
Pin from a set of 30 five of different colours.
And sticky pearls.
The rest is from my stash.
I am entering this into OSAAT anything goes
Hope you like my Creation
Take care all
Hugs Betty  x x

 

Wednesday, 8 December 2010

Christmas Pink

Hello my friends hope your all keeping warm,
its not been so freezing cold today as its been for the last 2 days, and all the trees have lost their whiteness 
typical cause i wanted to take a photo of them  as it would have made a beautiful winter scene for xmas cards. 
 Today i have made this card


 
Sorry not a good picture as i scanned it

I printed the image onto fuzzy paper
it has a felt feel to it.
Used holographic mirri board
Paper DCWV rose tinted xmas
Tag from stash
Holographic snowflakes
Stick on pearls

I am entering this in the Sparkles Challenge Christmas
A new Challenge blog
so please take a look and have a go.

Hope you like today's make
Thanks for popping in
 take care and keep warm
Hugs  Betty
 x x

Monday, 6 December 2010

3d Snowflake

Hi all hope your keeping warm
 Its -10 here in Telford tonight and we had freezing fog all day.
Anyway thought i would share this  
Got this video fromTrimcraft one of the members shared it on the forum.


Is'nt it fab
Here is one i made they are so easy



I made this one with 6 8x8 squares
not bad for first attempt but practice makes perfect so they say lol!!
 so going to do a 6x6 one.

Have Fun 
Hugs Betty  x x 


Friday, 3 December 2010

SORRY

 So Sorry to all my lovely followers
just to let you know i have not been ignoring you all,  
my internet has been down for a few days due to the freezing weather Grrrrrr
So i hope its going to be alright now fingers crossed.
Well and what fab news i got from my friend Sarah  i won her Blogoversary Candy
Look what I'm getting wow aren't i a lucky one, i'm so excited 

 Thank you Sarah
And wee Bobby for picking me
So please take a look at Sarah's  lovely blog her projects are so inspiring.

Love and Hugs
Betty  x x

Friday, 26 November 2010

Hello i'm back

Hi my friends
thank you all for your wonderful messages you left me it was so comforting at a sad time in my family,
M.I.L funeral went well on Monday it was a lovely service, so she had a good send off with all the family there. 
I'm ok now and so is hubby Ken.

So i am back now and i do have a lot of catching up to do so will get round to your lovely blogs soon.
Wishing you all a lovely weekend
HugsBetty  x x

Sunday, 14 November 2010

Pink Christmas and Sad News

Hi my friends
had Sad News today my Mother in Law unexpectedly passed away at home she lives in Colwyn Bay, my brother in law found her in her chair with the telly still on and curtains still drawn this morning as he went to take her news paper, she was 85 and had all her faculties it was just her legs that wasn't very good since after her fall last year, it seems she had an heart attack,  don't know yet till postmortem, it's hit my hubby hard as so unexpected, so i have been keeping myself  busy crafting.
So i know you will understand  if i'm not on here for a while.
Here is a card i made yesterday
      
This week at C.R.A.F.T Challenge is follow the colour palette-barry  
Here is my Entry


Image Magnolia Christmas coloured with promarkers
Paper DCWV Rose tinted christmas
Corner Stamps See-D's
Diecut snowflake
Glitter,ribbon pearls from stash. 

Thanks for popping in and i love to hear your comments
Thank you
Love & Hugs
Betty x x

Tuesday, 9 November 2010

Everyone Wins at Dezinaworld

Yes everyone wins at June's  Dezinaworld Prize Challenge 
is'nt she wonderful, so please go and take a look, she has wonderful collage sheets and freebies.
Here is my make for this wonderful challenge


The image is from one of June's collage sheets Children and Cats
as some of you know i love cats .
I used a scalloped edged card
Diecut frame and inked edges with TimHoltz disstress ink Vintage photo.
A strip of green backing paper from stash.
I torn the edges of image and inked and added lace. 
Used a little scripted paper and stamped paws onto it .
Made sentiment on computer.
Applied punched leafs and paper daisy's
And a little cat on top of sentiment.

Hope you like my make, and thank you for any comments made
 as it lifts my soul as i  read them.
Love & Hugs
Betty  x x

CHRISTMAS FAIRY

Hello Bloggers
Well last week over at OSAAT i won Liz's Quiz
!!!Wooo Weeee!!!  
my prize was a Stitchy Bear Stamp i choose Christmas Fairy

And here is a card i made with the digi stamp i won, i'm entering this  for this weeks
 Osaat challenge 38 Winter Wonderland  



 I used a white scalloped edged card
packing paper by Dovecraft Christmas Blues,
diecut red frame,
white circle embossed with cuttlebug swiss dots folder and inked edges,
coloured image with promarkers,
diecut snowflakes with sticky jems to centre,
added sentiment from stash,
and glittered image and snowflakes, 
added a little gem flower to ribbon on box. 

Love this image  Christmas Fairy from

Thanks for popping in hope you like my card
Hugs Betty  x x

Sunday, 7 November 2010

Little Angel

Hi my lovely bloggers hope your all having a good day.
Just had a lovely juicy Pork chop dinner Mmmmm yum. 
Today i have made some more xmas cards still got quite a few to make 
still using old stash too, well i said i must use it up and i'm sticking to it lol!!!
Like the cute angel on this card, had these images for years, sorry can't say for the life of me to what they are called 
or where i got them from, it's the old grey cells can't remember lol!!

 I am entering this at 

Diecut frame and circle 
Embossed with cuttlebug swiss dots and snowflakes folders and also gold strip of card.
glittered angel wings and halo,
added flowers and leafs punch  from Nellie Snellen
applied corner peeloffs  still like peeloffs 
and a sentiment tag.

Hope you like it 
Take care now 
Hugs Betty  x x 

 

Friday, 5 November 2010

NEC

Hello my lovely bloggers
Had a great day Yesterday at the NEC
I meet  a few trimmy's Rozzy and her hubby Steve, Kim (ditsy-crafts), Shirley, Maxine
it was only a short meeting, but made my day extra special
I was knacked when i got home lol!!!
Just brought a few essentials
Card stock
5 punches
promarkers and a case
Glitter
2pks card&envelopes
silver frames on black card
Xyron create a sticker
2 stamps
and embellishments, charms, flowers, bows, sticky gems, 
and other crafty stash.

A great day
and thanks to all that left me comments on my
challenge cards
so much appreciated
Love & Hugs
Betty
x x x x
    

Monday, 1 November 2010

Christmas

Hello Bloggers
Hope you had a good weekend
Had a good day at work today all went well on time which was nice.
Made this card yesterday 
Embossed card with  snowflakes folder on cuttlebug
coloured image with promarkers and a bit of glitter, and faux stitched edges
applied to holographic mirri card and added M/S boarder punch to top and bottom.
Die cut snowflakes and glittered and added a pearlised gem to middle.
Added sentiment and bow.

Challenges i'm entering
OSAAT Christmas traditional or modern
The Crafty Pad  Real or faux stitching, i have faux stitching around image

Thanks for popping in and love to hear your comments its so much appreciated
Hugs Betty
 x x

Saturday, 30 October 2010

Old Nick

Hi all hope your having a good weekend and your all ok.
Yikes!!! can't believe its going to be November on Monday 
i have only got 2 xmas pressies so far and still making xmas cards slow going but i'm getting there.
Here is one i have made

Printed backing paper onto white card and stamped corners.
the santa image was a gift i got last year sent to me in a xmas card by a friend from Trimcraft coloured his face with blush promarker, and glittered his beard. 
Paper folded a frame and stamped the corners then added image inside.
Layered the frame on silver holographic mirri board
Added bow and a sentiment.

I am entering this in 
C.R.A.F.T .Challenge Monotone

Thanks for popping in
Love & Hugs
Betty
x

Friday, 22 October 2010

Spooktacular

Hi my friends
Wishing you all a wonderful creative weekend yeah!!!!
Sorry not been on here for a few days but i have been busy doing xmas cards .
As i seem to spend more on the pc when i get home from work, than crafting so will not be on here as much as i use to.
Well last night i had a play with my digi software
and made this


I am entering this
in June's Spot Prize Challenge Halloween   

I have been having problems on blogger getting images and logging in grrrrrrr!! as anyone else
had problems since the changes



Take care all
Hugs Betty  x x

Monday, 18 October 2010

Bunnykins

Hi my friends hope you all had a good weekend
Had a good day at work, was very busy but time went quick today yeah!!!
Well it wont be long for the NEC  craft show, going on the 4th nov wooo wooooh so looking forward to it
spending here i come, i have already got a list eh eh. 
Well i done a few cards the weekend here is one of them


I'm entering this in

OSSAT challenge 35 Embellish it  

Pink daisy paper, daisy and dandelion
Topper circle made from my stash
Green paper, papermania
Ribbon from stash and buttons
Stamped seniment

Thanks for popping in and i love to read your comments
it really makes my day.

Hugs Betty  x x 


Saturday, 16 October 2010

Friendship Swap

Hi My friends
Lovely sunny day here but quite chilly in the shade
I was in the friendship swap over at Trimcraft
My swap partner is MayJay 
she has the card now so i can show it here i also made her a bookmark with an owl as she loves them.



I made the card in a vintage style
Mostly diecutting and embossed and embellishments stamped a friendship verse on back of bookmark.
She loved them, so was very chuffed about that.
This is what i got from MayJay
A beautiful card with a stamped butterfly
and 2 surprise atc's

Are'nt they beautiful
I have some wonderful friends on Trimcraft and it was Trimmy friends that got me blogging
So thank you to my Trimcraft and Blog friends would'nt be here today if it was'nt for you.

Have a lovely weekend
Hugs betty  x x  





 

Monday, 11 October 2010

Shaped card

Hi my friends i had a great night Saturday
i pigged out on fillet steak and all the trimmings and it was heaven not had fillet steak for years
so thoroughly enjoyed it .
Here is a card i made for



I added paper flowers and a bow and sentiment.
This is for a friend's birthday next month. 
I think she will like it, well i hope so lol!!

Thanks for popping in as i love to read your comments 
Hugs Betty  x x  

Halloween

Hi my friends
been quite busy crafting today
here's a card i have made for Halloween




Again using my old scrap bits of papers and images, added 2 black bows 
i drawn the spiders and added red glitter to the black pumpkin,and stamped boo.
I'm entering 
 

Saturday, 9 October 2010

Gift Bag

Hi my friends
hope you have a good weekend.
Just popping in as been busy today, as tonight 
i am going to party its our ward managers leaving do.
And here is a gift bag i made from an envelope
 i also added some embellishments to the box that holds the gift voucher. 


The box




 Going now to see what to wear, i wonder if any of you are like me i try on loads, and the beds in a heap of clothes lol!!! 
Bye for now take care
Hugs Betty 
 x x
 
 

Monday, 4 October 2010

Welcome Joanna K and Yvonne

Hello my friends hope you had a good weekend,
well back to norm for me Work tomorrow
Had a new follower today Joanna K and Yvonne
Thanks hunnies
 Both
Joanna and Yvonne make  stunning creations 
love your makes.
Hugs Betty x x 
 

Saturday, 2 October 2010

AUTUMN TAG

Hi my lovely creative friends
made a tag last night from my bits and bobs that you keep for years, don't know about you
but i never throw anything away, so i am a crafting hoarder lol!!
and this is what i came up with lot of inking and some stamping, and embellishments, the butterfly i have had for 2 years it was from a set, the flower i inked the edges the green petals i painted with shimmering h20 and
a touch of brown, and added a stick on pearlised centre,
the tag i inked and the bird and leafs and stamped a flurish onto the bird and spritzed
Then i inked the lace.  




  
Challenges
Denzaworld Spot Prize Autumn / Fall colours theme
Alphabet W for Wings


  Hope you like my Autumn Tag

Hugs Betty  xx

Friday, 1 October 2010

Easel Atc

Hi All and wishing you a fabby weekend
Here is an atc i made with my old bits and bobs from my old stash box.
 I love using up my odd bits on atc's and tags with an image.

I Stamped the image onto a heart shaped flower frame, and decoupaged the little flowers as i had 2 of these frames, and added little stick on pearls which i coloured red with a promarker,then added small embellishments.
To hold the easel i used a button with a paper rose on top.

 i'm entering  this at

Hope you like my atc easel card 

Take care my friends
Hugs Betty  xx

Thursday, 30 September 2010

Wow weee, i won

Hi my friends
Hope your all ok and had a good day.
I won this weeks Spot Prize at Dezinaworld
so happy as i love this challenge and Junes Collage sheets
are so stunning and print out fantastic.
I won $3.00 to spend on her wonderful collage sheets.

Thank you June
Hugs Betty  x x

Sunday, 26 September 2010

Christmas Ted

Hi my Friends
hope your all having a lovely day, i had a lovely meal out last night with my friend Nancy we went to the local Indian restaurant we go there once a month and have a slap up meal swilled down by a lovely coffee liquor it was so yummy, so had a good pig out  again eh eh.

Here is one of the xmas cards i made today.
The image is from the Crafty Pad Christmas Ted bringing home snowman designed by lovely Debbie
I coloured in with Crayons and promarkers.
Papers from my stash
Silver meshing
Embossed snowflakes on cuttlebug and inked.
Corrugated blue paper.
Blue mirri board
Stamped snowflakes added glitter and brad.
Applied ribbon and sentiment.
There's lots of sparkle but it doesn't show up on camera.



Hugs Betty


Challenges i'm entering
Crafty Pad Challenge 90 Christmas Sparkle
OSAAT Anything Goes


Happy Crafting  x x

Saturday, 25 September 2010

Dezinaworld Challenge

Hi my friend's wishing you all a lovely weekend.
And i would like to thank all my new followers, for your lovely comments which i love to read, i will come and visit 
your lovely blogs soon i promise. 
I used one of Junes images from Spring Ladies Collage sheet and torn around edges.
The papers are left overs in my scraps draw lilac striped paper and hand made paper that i
torn the top edge.
Added a diecut branches frame paper roses and a sentiment.

Have a nice day
Hugs Betty  x x

Thursday, 23 September 2010

Easel Card

Just had a huge storm thunder and lightnig and now a  beautiful rainbow and sunshine.
Today is offically Autumn.
Here is an easy and simple easel card i made from a kit download at Card Making Downloads


I just added leafs and flowers a little glitter in her hair and a bow
and turned out quite affective i think.

I am  entering this at I Did it Creations Challenge Keep it Simple

and it was simple to make.

Hope you like it
Hugs Betty  x x 

OSAAT Challenge Birthday

Hi all
well late with some challenges this week as my camera refused to take
focused pictures tried everything with it and now its in the bin, well thrown as i lost my temper
with it, so now got another, second hand but it works.
Here is my make 

 Used promarkers to colour in image
then cut round with patterned  cut sissors, not very straight like lol!!
backed onto lilac card.
the pretty backing paper is what i won in the package from last weeks challenge Autism Awarness at OSAAT
such lovely colours on these 10 sheets of 6x6 papers.
Then i added leafs and flowers i glittered flowers and added a pearlised jem and a sentiment.
I am entring this at OSAAT Birthday Challenge operation write home.
So please have a go, and take a look at all the wonderful DT cards.
And to the winner
The prize is
 £10.00 Voucher


Wow nice prize some lovely jubilee crafty goodies on there.

Take care all
Hugs Betty  x x


  

Holy Xmas

Hi my friends hope you all ok 
 i have been having trouble with my camera,
and i missed June 's spot prize challenge Stained Glass because of it, what a  
bugger, its now in the bin
but now  i have a new one, eh eh.
Anyway here is the card i made.



I printed the image onto printable shrink plastic cutout then heated.
Icoloured some of the glass panes with promarkers, and added glossy accents to look like glass.
When dry i glittered halo's
So thought i would make a xmas card for it.
Backing papers from Once upon a Time
i stamped bricks to make a arched frame for my window then applied window with foam pads.
added flowers leafs and ribbon, and a greeting.

I am entering this in the 2 sisters Challenge 7 Christmas

Hope you like it
Hugs Betty  x x


Sunday, 19 September 2010

OMG!!!

I'm so excited i won 3rd prize at OSAAT Autism Awareness challenge
and here is what i won from
Is'nt it a fab prize
can't wait to get my crafty hands on them,
Thank you OSAAT
for a great challenge
for the fabby craft goodies
Also i made the top 3 at The Crafty pad
Thank you Debz and your wonderful team
for choosing me 
Hugs Betty  x x

Saturday, 18 September 2010

C.Y.D.A Guest Designer Autumn Doodles

Hi everyone
i was asked to be Guest Designer on C.Y.D.A for their challenge
Autumn Doodles
The challenge this fortnight has been set by  Carol Ann

 Lovely Dazie nominated me and i was quite taken back,and excited at the same time.
and so very nervous, as this is my first GD.

I got an email from Joanne about the theme autumn doodles, Omg i thought i haven't doodled since school lol!! what will i come up with.
So here is my doodles creation for my GD  at C.Y.D.A

AUTUMN SUNSET

 I inked the background, so it looked like a sunset
then i doodled the oak tree with a lead pencil and the owl, i colour blended the tree  with promarkers henna and canary, and penciled over for detail.
doodled some leaf's on the tree and coloured with red.
I then stamped the grass, i also doodled a oak leaf and acorn i inked the oak leaf in a light brown and edged with orange promarker, added glossy accents brought the veining up quite nice, when dry i cutout,and applied to card with foam pads, made a quote on a label on pc cutout and inked edges and curled 2 corners.
Matted onto yellow card edged with brown ink, then onto spotty paper, and added corner peeloffs.

Hope you like my GD project
the DT team have made lovely cards on this theme so please do go and take a look HERE and i hope you have a go at this fab Challenge AUTUMN DOODLES
Here is the  the prize for the winner

wow what a great prize so good luck to all that enter.


Thank you all at C.Y.D.A for the opportunity to be a guest designer
which i so enjoyed.

Hugs Betty  x x 

Friday, 17 September 2010

Winner Winner

Hello my friends
hope your all ok
I was one of the winners At Dezinaworld Spot prize Challenge Gold and Lace
And everyone won in this challenge how cool is that.
Take a look HERE
Thanks June for my lovely prize

and here is what i won.



Wow i love it
Thank you so much June
To buy this sheet and all other vintage sheets
click Here
Wishing you a lovely weekend
Hugs Betty  x x

Tuesday, 14 September 2010

Autism Awareness

Hi all made a card today for a very Special challenge
for Cameron
Please see his lovely story Here
I have 3 Nephews with different Autism so i know what the parents go through, in smiles and tears.

Here is my make



 This Challenge is for a card themed with a rainbow or rainbow colours.
I used
Diecut flowers,leafs, and frame with grass.
Image and rainbow from a colouring book
Backing paper from DCWV Pocket full of Posies
And added 2 bows and pearls to centre of flowers.

This Special Challenge is being run by 3 wonderful blogs
One Stitch At A Time Stitchy bear stamps
I Did it Creations
The Crafty Pad

Which i am entering my card.
So please take a look at their wonderful challenges and  DT cards.
and boy do they have wonderful prizes for this challenge, go see for yourself  its amazing.

Hugs Betty
 x x 

Monday, 13 September 2010

She loves gold

Hi my lovely followers
hope your all ok
Had a good day at work for a change.
 Made this arty tag



I used one of Junes images from the collage sheet Women 1
which i altered a bit for the theme
i embossed the edges of tag with Egyptian gold powder
altered image with a gold metallic pen on hair, nails,lips eye, ring, and bangles.
Added lace and a gold peeloff to look like stitching.
the heart i put gold paper behind, and added a peeloff swirl to top.
Finished off with gold ribbon.

Hope you like my todays make
as i loved creating it.
Hugs Betty  x x

Sunday, 12 September 2010

Black & White

Hi all hope your weekend is going well
i have still got this rotten cold, !!sniff !! now my hubby's got it, i'm lucky he does not moan he just gets on with it like me  eh eh !!.
Done a card today for the Trimcraft Colour Challenge Blk &White
Hosted by CraftySandra

I am also entering this in the 2Sisters Challenge Monochromatic

Sponsers are Stamp Dragon Designs
winner will receive a gift certificate for 4 images
so please do take a look.

Also entering the Creative Spirit Challenge
Thank you Cindy or asking me to join your challenge





So please take a look and have a go you have till the 15th



Backing paper from Papermania the big one Claire Curds Signature Range
Punched corners
black and white diecuts
Paper flowers black and white with a black sticky gem centre
Stamped image by Crafty Individuals
added lace brad and twine.

Thanks for popping in and i love to read your comments
Hugs Betty  x x

Tuesday, 7 September 2010

Girly 'N' Glitter

Hello my friends
Here's a card i made for 
All about girls and glitter





Backing paper from Dovecraft glamour prints
Stamp and sentiment  is Born to Shop free from Docrafts Creativity Mag issue 22
Coloured in with promarkers
matted image and sentiment to glitter card
added sticky dots to corners,
Diecut leafs and flower with glitter added.
.

Sponser is SimonSaysStamp

 

The Lucky winner of the challenge will get a $10 spend in store with p&p kindly paid for

So please take a look at the wonderful DT cards and have a go yourself.

Hope you like my card
And so grateful for you for popping in
Hugs Betty  x x

 

C.R.A.F.T Challenge man's best friend

Hello all
Hope your ok, not been to well myself had a rotton head cold that played havoc with my sinuses
but the worst is over  now
Here is a card i made for trimmies C.R.A.F.T Challenge man's best friend
Their sponser this week is



Stamps  and sentiment from Daisy & Dandelion, coloured image with promarkers and background used a stamp from stash for grass
Backing papers paws &  bones from my stash.
Add diecut leaves and some flowers,sticky ribbons,and a paw embellishment.

Thanks for looking
Hugs Betty  x x



Sunday, 5 September 2010

Sketch Challenge


Hi all hope your ok
its was lovely and sunny yesterday, today wet and windy morning.
I have been doing a few blog challenges, while i've been off work
but back to work on Monday "moan" but still it pays the bills and most of all my craft goodies eh eh.
At last i have had Tim Holtz Compendium of Curiosites delivered yesterday, wanted this for ages woo woo,
I got it from QVC with a starter pk, not played yet, will have a go in the week. 
so enough waffling.

Here is a card i made for Pink Gem Sketch Challenge 7



The Digi image is a freebie from there, called Robin with Mistletoe
is'nt he cute.
Snowflake paper and sentiment from a4 pk daisy&dandelion A winter's Tale
Dots paper from DCWV 8x8 rose tinted christmas pk
Added from stash
Ribbon, snowflakes punched border, pearly sticky dots,
and glitter on image.

And for this challenge a great prize of 2 Pink Gem designs stamps of your choice, and there is some lovely designs. 

Hope you like it
And thanks for popping in
Hugs Betty  x x






Wow Weeeee!!!!

So Excited !!!!!!!
I have been chosen as Guest Designer
Thanks to Dazie for nominating me
And to the CYDA team. 
I am a bit Nervous as this is my first GD
So wish me luck.

Also the next 2 weeks  Challenge  is Girly 'N' Glitter
So please pop over and take a look.
Hugs Betty  x x 

Thursday, 2 September 2010

Travels of the past

Had a lovely crafting time yesterday doing some distressing 
that i really enjoyed, things just seemed to flow and i came up with this 






The black images i printed onto vellum and scrunched and inked in brown coloured in
the biker with promarkers, torn edges and inked around both images.
made a tag and inked edges and added string.
sandpapered the corners of the backing paper,  stamped tickets and inked
edges also ink disstressed flower and added a brad.
matted to brown card and applied to 8x8 backing paper that looks like a frame.
and sponged brown ink around frame,to finish off i punched corners and sanded.
I might use this for a cover of a photo album of our holidays past.
Loved making this


Here is the prize for one lucky winner 
 
Wow what a prize
so please take a look and have a go.


Hugs Betty  x x

I know i know i've changed design again.

But it feels like Autunm so i have gone for autum colours, next design will be Christmas which will soon be upon us , so i will be changing my blog with the seasons, or even my mood lol!.
Hope your all ok my friends and for the jj forum gang i'll be sorry to see it go, thanks for letting me know June , but still we can keep in touch on blog land. 

Hugs Betty x x  

Monday, 30 August 2010

Make your own stamp

Hello all hope you had a good bank holiday.

Another Challenge on Trimcraft make your own stamp Hosted by Rozzy


I made a flower Stamp and a butterfly Stamp from foam shapes.

 

Used 4 foam heart shapes and cutoff points
drawn a design on each heart, and the same with the butterfly with a pencil,
glued the heart shapes to my stamp block and put together to make a flower,
i stamped both,  and cutout, painted the flowers with H2o LuminArte'  Apple Blossom
and recopied the  design with a red pen, and glittered centres,and curled each petal.
With the butterfly i  made red dots with a gel pen, and painted with H2o LuminArte' Oyster to give a little shimmer, and curled wings. 
Matted and layered with spotty paper and mirri card added bow, stamped sentiment, a diecut branch, and wire for the butterfly antenna.

Here is my make  for  the Challenge



Hope you like my first attempt at making my own stamps
as i really enjoyed this challenge.

Hugs Betty  x x

Oh forgot to say i have 2 new followers this week Penny Duncan Creations and Christina's Creative Moments thank you girls for following my blog,  to see their wonderful fabby blogs of creations of cut files and projects click on their links in my sidebar.

 x x


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