Friday, 26 August 2011

SCT Project 12-2011 (July)

Digital Paper : Echo Park 'Walk In The Park' (Solid brown, yellow Sunshine, stripe Picnic Fun),
Elements: Echo Park ' Life Is Good' scallop border, Basic Grey 'Sweet Threads' (journaling spot, scroll motif), BlogGiza 'Fazenda' (journal on the left), 'Scrap Colours' (arrow).

  1. Scrapbook & Cards Today - Project 12 (July's sketch) 
  2. Basic Grey - anything goes
  3. Loathian Crafts - anything goes
  4. CropStop - anything goes

Monday, 22 August 2011

Cupcake Decoupage

This is actually my first attempt at decoupaging.(I tried this before but didn't understand the technique, so instead of using dimensional foam tape, I used the normal double-side tape and the result was

The entire of this cupcake is a printable freebie from Card Making Downloads. I added yarn on the paper button. My 3 years old son loves this cupcake card and was singing birthday song, clapping his hands and blow the cupcake card until it fell off...


  1. The Paper Variety - threads
  2. Simon Says - food or drink
  3. Loathian Crafts - anything goes
  4. Craft Your Day Away - cupcake

Sunday, 21 August 2011

Tag - chandelier


Image: Chandelier clear cling stamp freebie from Craft Stamper magazine.
Paper: Basic Grey Urban Couture Pashima
others: Tim Holtz tea-dye distress ink pad (distressing the paper border), doily (I dye it with Chinese tea for a vintage distress look. I soak a bunch of doily in the tea for 2 hours and let them air dry overnight. Love the fresh Chinese tea smell..), bling, glitter glue (on the scallop edge), Baker's Twine, brown ink-pen (faux stitch) and EK Success scallop circle punch.


  1. Simon Says Stamp & Show - bling
  2. Basic Grey - anything goes
  3. The Beary Scrap DT - tic-tac-toe (mine is lace ..doily lace, distress, glitter)
  4. Loathian's Craft - anything goes
  5. Creative Accents - use your stash (I am using my stash of doily paper)

I Won !

yippee... I won a wonderful sentiment set rubber stamp from The Emerald Faerie Garden today

Summer Fun in the water

Digital image by  Anne's Digital Art found in CDAC,  sentiment is from one of the CC.Designs Big Word Stamp set, TH  Pine Needles distress ink pad, Basic Grey Sweet Thread paper (both papers), Prismacolour pencils, Lifestyle Nesting Lacy Scallop Square dies, Prima flowers and pearl.

  1. Basic Grey - anything goes
  2. Allsorts - frame
  3. CropStop - pearl
  4. Cupcake Craft- sketch
  5. My Mum's Craft Shop - summer
  6. CDAC - progressive challenge
  7. Lothian Craft - anything goes

Candy - 23/9/2011 One Thousand Sheets of Paper blog

One Thousand Sheets of Paper blog is giving away 1000 sheets of designer paper again!!! Click on the picture for more details. Candy ends on 23 Sept 2011.

Friday, 19 August 2011

Enjoy cake

Digital image is from Digistamp Joy  given as freebie for the CDAC monthly progressive challenge. Lightly coloured with Copic in blue colour.

  1. Sketch Saturday - sketch
  2. CDAC - progressive challenge
  3. Simon Says - food and drink
  4. Lothian Craft - anything goes

Happy Thanksgiving-pumpkin

Digital image from Designed 2Delights printed and coloured with Prismacolour pencils. Spellbinder classic scallop circle.

  1. Delightful Inspiration - use D2D pumpkin image
  2. Lothian Craft - anything goes

Hello card - grape

Image : Doodle Pantry, Copic, CC.Designs Big Word Sentiment, prima flowers, Spellbinder Beaded Ovals, corner rounder punch, pearl.
  1. Doodle Pantry - use any Doodle Pantry image
  2. CropStop - pearl
  3. Midnight Madness - sketch
  4. Lothian Craft - anything goes

Monday, 15 August 2011

I Won!

I won the All That Scraps Wednesday challenge sometime last month and get to choose any 3 C.C. Designs stamp from their store. These are my chosen stamps...yipee...!

1) Big Word Sentiment (

2) Birthday Sentiment

3) Birgitta with Tulip

I have received these for a month now and still haven't got time (chance) to ink them up yet...naughty..naughty...poor!

Thursday, 11 August 2011

Altered Note Pad - Tilda in orange dress

materials: Magnolia Tilda, Prismacolour pencils, Cuttlebug Floral Screen embossing folder, Spellbinder Label 4 die, bling, glitter glue (on the shoe and dress), MS pinking scallop punch, note pad and white card stock.

  1. Midnight Madness - sketch
  2. Just Magnolia - glitters
  3. 7Kids College Fund - anything but card
  4. All That Scraps Magnolia Challenge - summer
  5. CropStop - back to school
  6. Crafter's Companion Monthly Challenge - glitter

Bookmark - mouse and cupcake

image : Designed 2 Delights. Prismacolour pencil, ink pen for faux stitch.

  1. Delightful Inspiration - use freebie mouse cupcake
  2.  CropStop - back to school
  3. Cute Card Thursday - clean and simple
  4. Stamp and Create - critters
  5. Cupcake - stitching

Thursday, 4 August 2011

Summer Fairy bookmark

image: Designed 2Delights 'Flutterby Fairy'
paper: Basic Grey
tool: MS pinking scallop, Copic, Bakers Twine


  1. Papertake - anything goes
  2. Stamp Something - summer
  3. Allsorts - free and easy
  4. Creative Inspirations - summer
  5. Bunny Zoe Challenge - summer
  6. ICopic Lover -#41  pale/dark skin tone
  7. Delightful Inspiration - use any D2D image
  8. Simon Stamp & Show - tag

Pop-up Deer Christmas Card

Image : deer from Pretty Free Things For You
stamp: snowflake and sentiment 
tools: pearl, MS snowflake chain punch, MS pinking scallop punch, sheer green ribbon and paper from my stash.

  1. Joan's Garden - pop-up card technique 
  2. Sketch And Stash - sketch (neglected snowflake cling stamp)
  3. Papertake - anything goes
  4. Simon Says - Xmas
  5. Wacky Wednesday - Xmas
  6. Paperplay - Xmas
  7. Stampin For The Weekend - four legged animals
  8. Allsorts - free and easy
  9. Christmas Crafting - cute Xmas
  10. Stamp & Create - critters


image : Lilyboo Designs 'Sunflower Roundel' .
paper : Basic Grey Sweet Thread
tools: MS border punch, Spellbinder Nestabilities classic scallop circle die, Prima flowers, pearl, TH tea-dye distress ink, brown pen for faux stitch, Prismacolour pencils.


  1. Basic Grey - sketch
  2. Cuddly Buddly Challenge - petals and pearls
  3. Delightful Sketches - stitch
  4. Papertake - anything goes
  5. Stamp Something - summer
  6. Allsorts - free and easy
  7. Creative Inspirations - summer
  8. Bunny Zoe Challenge - summer

Monday, 1 August 2011

Tilda - Summer fruit

Tilda stamp, For You sentiment tag cling stamp, Copic, glitter glue (on shoe, tag), doily lace, Spellbinder classic scallop circle die, Cuttlebug Swiss Dot embossing folder, Carl daisy and sun punch.

  1. TOMIC - round card
  2. Magnolia-Licious Highlites - paper only
  3. 7Kids College Fund - texture 
  4. All That Scraps Wednesday Challenge - photo inspiration (mine is inspired by the sunflower yellow colour and the pastel cream and white background)
  5. All That Scraps Magnolia Challenge#12 - hot days of summer