Tuesday, 28 February 2012


Hello bloggers :0)...over the past few months a number of you have asked if i will do some colouring tutorials..well i'm no expert and a lot of what i do is trial and error and tips i've picked up along the way but if you care to leave me a comment on what sort of things you would like to see I'll do my best to "Pass It On"..a bit like Jamie Oliver..lol....in the mean time here's a few places you can check out..

Make It Colourful always add hints and tips and their facebook group is fantastic too

and there are a number of tuts still up on the PFP weekend Workshop

Hugs Debs x

Thursday, 23 February 2012

Cute Card Thursday - Winged Things

morning...today I'm sharing my final Guest card for Cute Card Thursday where this week the theme is "Things With Wings"..I've coloured this super gorgeous Mo Manning Image :0)

isn't she just gorgeous...

I've coloured with Promarkers and Flex Markers and added a little sparkle with my gel pen :0)...flowers are from WOC and papers are a mix of papermania and first edition :0)...
A BIG thanks to the team for having me..please pop over and check out their gorgeous creations 

thanks for stopping by
Hugs Debs x

Wednesday, 22 February 2012

Lions And Tigers and Bears Oh My........

Evening..wasn't sure i would have chance to blog these as it's Milly Moo's birthday today but she's having a soak in the bath now with MY soap and glory bubble bath!!....some of you may know that she is obsessed with The Wizard Oz and has been since before she could talk properly :0)..we managed to get her a Dorothy outfit this year so I'll try and take a pic at the weekend but for now here's what i made for her...although some of you may have already seen them on facebook today so apologies if your subjected to them again ;-)..it's picture heavy too..be warned!!

first up "The Card".....

it's 8" x 8" with just a few pearls and some ribbon..kept it simple so I could show off the amazing SC images :0)..coloured with Flex and Pro markers and a few copic ciao.... I paper pieced Dorothy's dress and added sparkle to her ruby slipper though it doesn't show too well on the pic :0)

and a few close ups....

I would like to enter this in the Totally Paper Crafts Challenge - Ribbon/Bows

...next up an altered notebook using the good witch...

coloured with Promarkers and copic ciao with some stickled edges and sparkly swirls for that extra magic :0)

I would like to enter this in the following challenges

Allsorts - Anything Goes #2
Digital Tuesday - Make it Sparkle
Papertake Weekly - Get Krafty

and finally "Cinders"..a card for my MIL to give :0)

I'm entering this in the Simon Says Stamp Challenge - 3 different papers

I just love Krista's images..please check out her fabulous Etsy store but be warned..chance are LOTS of things will "fall" into your basket!!....

thanks again for stopping by..off for a bit more cake now ;-)

hugs Debs x

Sunday, 19 February 2012

Dream Valley - Just For Men

Afternoon...hope your all having a fabby weekend.. I'm a little late posting as we were out celebrating my dad's 60th birthday last night :0)...so today I'm sharing my DT card for Dream Valley Challenges where this weeks theme is "Just For Men".. we are sponsored by Bugaboo who are offering the winner up to $21 to spend in their on-line shop :0)....

I would like to enter the following challenges..

Paper Sundaes - Birthdays
Allsorts Challenge - Anything Goes
CES Challenge - Spots and Dots

I just love these fun images..here's a couple more I made..
this one is for my dad's twin brother :0)

..and this one is just for fun ...

please pop over and check out the rest of the DT's creations and have a fab weekend

Hugs Debs x

Thursday, 16 February 2012

Cute Card Thursday - Flower Power - GDT card #3

Morning..it's time to share my third guest card for Cute Card Thurday where this week the theme is "Flower Power"...

It's ages since i used any flowers on my cards as i'm never really happy with their positioning yet they always look fabulous on everyone elses cards!!..mine are from WOC along with the metal corner embellishment..the leaves are a MS punch and the tag is a Go Kreate Die....I've inked up the gorgeous "Daisy" (still my fave) in cocoa memento ink and coloured with Flex and Promarkers...the papers which have been lightly distressed are First edition "New Leaf" and everything has had a helping of platinum stickles...

i would like to enter the following challenges....

Stampalot Challenge - In The Garden
The ABC Challenge - J is for Jazz It Up
thanks for stopping by
hugs Debs x

Thursday, 9 February 2012

Cute Card Thursday -Pink Valentines - GDT card #2

Yay it's Thursday..almost the weekend again!!..and today i'm sharing my second card as guest designer over at Cute Card Thursday :0)...this weeks fabulous theme is "Pink Valentine"..i must admit my initial thoughts were arrrgghhh more pink!!..but i think it turned out ok :0)

the super gorgeous image (Wryn - Grow A Little Love) and sentiment are from Tiddly Inks

the papers are MME and I've coloured with both Promarkers and Copic Ciao...don't forget to pop by and check out the rest of the teams awesome work :0)

i would like to enter the following challenges
Fab 'n' Funky - Love Is In The Air
Simon Says Stamp - Love Is In The Air
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Creative Inspirations - Lot's Of Love

thanks again for all your lovely comments
hugs Debs x

Sunday, 5 February 2012

Dream Valley - Valentines

Hope your all having a fabby Sunday..today i'm sharing my DT project for Dream Valley Challenges...

We have a nice easy Challenge for you ..."Valentines"
This fortnight we are sponsored by Joanna Sheen!

One lucky winner will win £10.00 to spend in her amazing shop! It offers not only offers a huge range of crafty goodies but offers FREE P&P to all over! 

so for my Project i altered this gift bag :0)

I used this fabby MIC digi called "Geeky Love"

the papers are BG sugar rush and I've coloured with Promarkers

I would like to enter the following challenges
Stamps R Us - Valentine/Love
By The Cute & Girly - Love Is In The Air
Fab "n" Funky - Use A Digi Image

thanks for stopping by

Hugs Debs x

Thursday, 2 February 2012

Cute Card Thursday Buttons and Bows - GDT card #1

Eeekk!!..I've been asked to Guest Design for the talented team over at Cute Card Thursday this month :0)..so here I go with my first card ...the theme this week is "Buttons and Bows"....

I've used this fabby Sugar Nellie Simply Sassy Stamp "Call Me" available from Funky Kits and this is my second entry to "The Sugar Bowl" :0)..the papers are first edition..I've doodled around the edges and added  a little stardust stickles...the ribbon and button are from my stash.. I've coloured with ProMarkers and Copic Ciao...make sure you stop by to check out the rest of the DT's work :0)

hugs Debs x

Wednesday, 1 February 2012

Bling It On - With Love

Well i did schedule this post not sure what happened..typical blogger..grrr...

Good Morning blogland..well it's the first of the month already..not sure where January went but I'm uber busy this months with 5 family birthdays and a few others besides!!..today I'm sharing my card for this months new challenge over at "Bling It On".....we are sponsored by Kenny K and the winner will receive some of his fabby digi images :0)

It was my turn to choose the challenge this month so i picked  the theme of "LOVE"..and check out this super cute image...aaahhhhh 

this gorgeous Sugar Nellie stamp is called "Bubble and Squeak" and is available from Funky Kits :0)

as it was for a golden wedding i went mono using warm greys for a spia-ish look ..with just a touch of pink on the ears :0)..papers are some i won in Kat's candy draw...kept it all pretty simple :0)

I would like to enter the following challenges..

Simon Say's Stamp - Animal Antics
Stamps R Us - Valentine/Love

thanks for stopping by
Hugs Debs x


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