My Wonderful Creative Followers

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


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


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
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
x x x x

Monday, 1 November 2010


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


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