WELCOME TO MY LITTLE PART OF THE WORLD

WELCOME TO MY LITTLE PART OF THE WORLD

Thank you so much for taking the time out to visit my little part of the world. Please feel free to have a look around and leave me a message. You'll be updated each week as to what I've been up to and see what our amazing Design Team Diva's over Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge and fortnightly over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 have created just for you. Thanks so much for looking at my creations which is a special time just for me.
Hugs to everyone
Kathie
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Thursday, 16 February 2017

Humming Bird

 

Good morning and welcome to my blog.
Today is Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge and this week is Challenge #316 and the theme is Anything Goes and our
sponsor is Fred She Said Designs.  

Here's a quick look of my card and the inside as well.


I have to admit this is the first time I've ever used a
Fred She Said image and it won't be the last.  I'm loving what I see and you will too.



This weeks prize is 

$15 gift certificate 
from the online store

Don't forget to check out what the rest of the design team have created using Fred She Said Designs over at
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge.

 

1. Base: White SU
2. Coloured Card: Bazzill Pizzazzz
3. Crafters Choice: Garden 12x12
 4. Image: Humming Bird Set by Fred She Said Designs
5. Colour Medium: Pre-coloured Image
6. Embellishments:
a. Silver Metal Corner
b. Pearl Dragon Fly
c. Ribbon and Braid with handmade pin
d. Ribbon and gems all from my stash
7.  Tools Usded


8. Spellbinders Dies Used
a. Large Petite Ovals
b. Floral Ovals
c. Classic Circles Large
d. Lacey Circles

9. Inside and the back of the card.
Take care wishing you an awesome week and happy crafting.



Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Coco and Little Hearts


 Welcome to my blog, here it is another wonderful Wednesday and the middle of February already.
Time flies when you're having fun and this week was fun looking at all those wonderful inspiring cards everyone made.
Today at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 we have another great sketch.

Sketch # 106 
by Sally Dube

Here's some other views of my card.


Sponsor DigiStamp Boutique

This week we welcome back the talented Sally-Ann Hancock from DigiStamp Boutique,   who is sponsoring us, I adore her darling images!  Did you know that Sally-Ann has a sale on at present and is having a clean out of her retiring images some down as low as 79p each others at 99p each, there's some brilliant images to choose from so don't miss out.

I encourage you to check her latest.  Here's a bit more about Sally-Ann and her shop:

My work means the world to me - it allows my passion to draw and create, to fit with my family life too, often the inspiration for my designs. Hope you enjoy my images as much as I enjoy creating them. 

Sally-Ann is offering our lucky winner 
Prize:   £10 voucher

to purchase images from her online store.
  You'll be spoilt for choice as there are so many to choose from and new images being added every month.
Check out her online store



Don't forget to check out what the rest of the design team have created over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 just for you using DigiStamp Boutique images.

Challenges I'm Entering:

Card Recipe:


1. Base: White SU
2. Coloured Card: Arroyo by Bazzil Basics 
3. Design Papers: American Crafts Summer Strawberry

4. Image: Coco and Little Hearts
5. Colour Medium: Copics, white and black gel pens
6. Tools Used: 


7. Glossy Accents for the Heart Balloons


8. Dies Used:
a. Vintage Signs by Couture Creations
b. Classic Circles by Spellbinders
c. Petite Scalloped Circles by Spellbinders


 9. Embellishments: Mother of Pearl Hearts and Flat backed pearls all from my stash.
 10. Inside and back of my card.
Take care wishing you a wonderful week and happy crafting. 


Saturday, 11 February 2017

60's Love & Peace

Hello and welcome to my blog, I'm so sorry I'm late posting my card for Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge this week, but I've been suffering a migraine, this time it was a bad one didn't want to craft let alone go onto the computer I just couldn't concentrate on any thing for any length of time.  I shut myself in a dark room for a few days with pain killers.  

This week our sponsor is 
Lemon Shortbread Digi Stamps 


The winner will receive 3 digital images from Lemon Shortbread Store



Card Recipe:

1. Base: White SU
2. Coloured Card: Pink Bazzill Basic Watermellon, Mauve Bazzill Scraps
3. Design Paper: Crafter's Choice Cherish 12 x 12 pad 


4. Image: 60's Love & Piece by Lemon Shortbread Digital Stamps
5. Colour Medium: Copics
6. Tool's Used.


7. Die's Used.
Spellbinders Classic Ovals, Classic Circles, Lacy Ovals, Lacy Circles


8. Dies: Cuttlebug Hippie Chick 





9.Embossing Folder: Perfect Paisley 


10. Dies: Paisley dies by Cuttlebug


11. Embellishments:
Love sentiment by Cuddly Buddly
Gems from my stash


12. Inside and the back of my card.


Take care and happy crafting and enjoy your week.






Thursday, 2 February 2017

Hooter Framed - 421



Good morning and welcome to my blog I'm so sorry my posting is so late, but being a short week here in New Zealand and boys getting ready back to boarding school there just wasn't enough hours in a day.
This week over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 we have a wonderful new sketch for you to play with by Anne.


Sketch #105

Here's another look at my card and also a quick look at the inside as well.



This week our sponsor is
Dilly Beans Digi Stamps

Dilly Beans Digi Stamps

The owner and designer is Megan Suarez


Our lucky winner this fortnight will receive

1. Base: White SU
2. Coloured Card: Bazzill Ruby Slipper and Palo Verde
3. Design Paper: Kaisercraft Tudor Mayfair


4. Image: Hooter Framed 421 by Dilly Beans Digi Stamps
5. Colour Medium: Copics
6. Embellishments.


7. Tools Used.


8. Dies Used:
Spellbinders Classic Large Squares and Classic Large Circles



9. Embossing Folder: 
With Love Set by Cuttlebug

10. Finishing Touch:
Inside and the back of my card.

Take care wishing you a great week and happy crafting.


Kiki Says


Good morning and welcome to my blog.  I'm sorry I'm late posting my cards this week as it's a short week here in New Zealand and both boys went back to boarding school, so there so that much ironing and packing to do and this year I had left it to the last minute which I'm not normally like. The house feels empty now as Liam has been off on study leave since 4th November 2016, he said he was ready to go back to see his friends, sick of his parents company.

This week over at 
Penny Paper-Crafty Challenge 
the theme is
Anything Goes




 I've used one of our sponsors images from 
Oddball Art 
Kiki Says
and other sponsor this week is Bugaboo Stamps. 

our lucky winner this week will receive

3 Images from their store
Don't forget to check out what the rest of the design team created.

Challenges I'm Entering:

Card Recipe:


1. Base: White SU
2. Coloured Card: Red Rubby Slipper
3. Design Paper: By Bella Love Knot


4. Image: Kiki Says by Oddball Art
5. Colour Medium:
6. Embellishments:

7. Tools Used.


8. Dies Used:
a. Spellbinders Tear Drops
b. Spellbinders Classic Circles Large




9. Finishing Touch:
Inside and the back of my card.

Take care wishing you all a great week and happy crafting.