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Wednesday, May 15, 2024

Crafter's Cafe - 15th May, 2024

 This month's challenge at The Crafters Cafe is "Smile Be Happy"  something we all need to do more of nowadays.

Two sponsors that have lots of fun images

Dr Digis


My Besties

I used an image from My Besties, called "Meet Gas the 8th Dwarft"

Coloured with copic pens, there is some glitter, not showing in photo.  Typed the sentiments at the same time I printed the image.  Not one of my better photos, but it is dark and I am running really late, so took the photo inside.

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Monday, May 6, 2024

A Place to Start - 6th May, 2024

This month's them is for a Lady and the sponsor is Polka Doodles.  I've used an image called Gnome with Carrots.  The backing papers came with the image.  After seeing this cute carrot sentiment, I thought a cheer up card to a female friend, who likes her carrots was in order.

 I have used the precoloured image from Polkadoodles this time round.

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Friday, May 3, 2024

Festive Friday at The Outlawz - 3rd May, 2024

First Friday, must mean a Festive Fridays new challenge, the themes for this month are:

Wrap it up (use ribbon , twine, jute etc.)
Mother's Day
Spring is in the Air

 I used an image from Elena Zinski, called Santa and friends.  I have coloured the snowman with copic pens and layered him onto some patterned paper.  Sentiment complete the card.


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Christmas Crafts All Year Round - Movie (Frosty the Snowman) 

Wednesday, May 1, 2024

Pearly Sparkles - 1st May, 2024

 The theme this month is "Cats/Dogs"  I have used an image from Imagine That called, Go Fly a Kite.  Coloured with Copic pens and layered onto patterned paper.

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Pearly Sparkles - 1st May, 2024

 The theme is One for the Girls.  I have had this image in my stash for a while, thought it would make a great birthday card for an tween girl, not a child, and not yet quite a teenager.

I coloured the image sometime ago and cannot find it on my computer, if anyone knows the name of the image, please leave a comment.  Coloured with copics, I have added a music diecut and some little paper candy.

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Monday, April 15, 2024

Crafter's Cafe - 15th April, 2024

This month at The Crafter's Cafe we are joining up with Double Trouble.  The theme is CAS (keep it simple) 

Two great sponsors 

All Dressed Up


Fred She Said

For my first CAS card, I used All Dressed Up's "Little Bird". Very simple, I printed the image and a typed sentiment, coloured the little bird with Prismacolours pencil.

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 My second card has an image from Fred She Said "Old Truck"  I have used the precoloured image, together with a typed sentiment.

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Friday, April 5, 2024

Festive Friday at The Outlawz - 5th April, 2024

 This month's themes at Festive Fridays are:

Happy Easter
Spring is in the Air
I've chosen to do a CAS card this month, featuring an image from A Random Fan, called Superboy.

The image has been coloured with copic pens, and the sentiment typed, layered onto checked paper.

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Monday, April 1, 2024

A Place to Start - 1st April, 2024

 This month the theme at A Place to Start is to add one or more flowers. The sponsor is  Sheepski  Designs, and I have used an image called "Cornflowers"

My craftroom is mostly packed away at the moment whilst we sell and move house.  I have been doing some pencil colouring classes at Kit and Clowder and thought this was a great time to practice with my pencils.

The image has been coloured with Prismacolour Pencils.

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Pearly Sparkles - 1st April, 2024

 This month's theme is For a Man or Boy, I've used a Di's Digi image called, Dream Boat Mice, it come with a plain boat and a patterned boat, here I have used the plain boat.

Coloured with Copic pens and fussy cut, layered onto torn blue cardstock. Typed sentiment and some small wooden elements.


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Sunday, March 24, 2024

Wedding Gift Tag

 This month's image from The Outlawz, is from Kathy Asper, and we received two images, Little Viking Lady and Little Viking Man.

I thought I would put them close together and create a wedding gift tag with a bit of humour.  Love the sentiment, which I found on the net.

Coloured with copic pens and glitter on speckled paper, which I have added gold ink to the edges.

The little verse reads:
When the roaring fires of your love
have burned down to embers
may you find you have married
your best friend


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