Monday, 30 August 2010


I'm entering this card into the sketch challenge over at Stamping with Fun.

For this card I have used my new (and only) Belles and Whistles stamp Tania Baking and I have coloured her with Promarkers:
Trousers and Hair - Walnut, Burnt Sienna, Cocoa, Cinnamon, Caramel and Tan
Top - Midnight Blue, Cornflower, Blue Pearl and Pastel Blue
Apron - Pastel Yellow, Buttercup and Primrose
Apple - Olive Green, Moss and Pear Green
Bowl - Caramel, Sandstone, Tan and Vanilla

Autumn Leaves

This is my entry into this week's challenge over at Passion for Promarkers, which has the sketch and Autumn theme.

The image is Whiff of Joy's Autumn 2009 kit and is coloured with my trusted Promarkers:
Dress - Olive Green, Moss and Pear Green
Skirt - Burnt Orange, Mandarin, Pumpkin and Apricot
Apron - Pastel Yellow, Buttercup and Primrose
Hair and Hat - Walnut, Cocoa, Cinnamon and Caramel

The papers are by My MInd's Eye
Skin - Oatmeal, Vanilla, Ivory and Pale Pink

Sunday, 22 August 2010

Santa and his Sack of Presents

I fancied making my second Christmas card of the year today and just love this cute little bear. I have followed the layout from this week's Sketch Saturday. I am additionally entering the "Christmas in August" theme from A Spoon Full of Sugar.

Wedding Card

I was asked by a friend to make her a card for her daughter's wedding. The colour theme for the wedding is Antique Pink and Chocolate Brown. I really hope she likes it.

For the card I have followed the sketch from Sunday Sketch and Stamp. I am also entering the challenge over at Quixotic Paperie as their theme is "Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue", as well as, the "Anything Goes" from Stampin For The Weekend.

I have used A Whiff of Joy Wedding Cake stamp by Elizabeth Bell and coloured it with Promarkers:
Flowers - Antique Pink, Dusky Rose and Pale Pink
Leaves - Grass, Apple and Meadow Green
Cake - Vanilla and Ivory

The papers from my stash and are by Papermania. Oh and thanks Nic for reminding me that I had these papers. It saved me hours of looking through my (small?) collection of papers to find something suitable.

Sunday, 15 August 2010

Fairy Princess

I'm really liking this stamp,it's different to my normal Whiff of Joy, Penny Black and Sugar Nellie stamps. For this card I have followed the sketch from Sunday Sketch and Stamp. Additionally I'm entering the "Fairy Tale Something" theme from Stamp Something.

The paper is form Basic Grey's Nook Pantry.

Sunday, 8 August 2010


This is my friendship swap for my Docrafts' August partner. For the layout I have followed the sketch from Stamp with Fun. As it is a "Cute and Girlie" card I am also entering it in the Creative Card Crew challenge.

I have used my new stamp "Gretel" by C C Designs. I used papers from by My Mind's Eye from Creative Papercraft magazine.

Promarkers used are:
Dress - Pear Green Line Green and Lime Zest
Blouse and Boots - Fuchsia Pink, Pink Carnation and Blossom
Hair - Henna, Cocoa, Cinnamon and Caramel
Skin - Pastel Pink, Vanilla, Ivory and Pale Pink for the cheeks
Grass - Grass and Lime Green
Wings - Duck Egg and Cool Aqua

Sunday, 1 August 2010

A Bunch of Grapes

This is the card I have made for my boss' birthday tomorrow. I have used a Whiff of Joy stamp from the Elizabeth Bell Autumn 2009 collection.

Dress - Soft Green and Tea Green
Apron - Rose Pink, Pink Carnation and Blossom
Grapes - Crimson, Cardinal Red and Antique Pink
Leaves - Grass, Lime Green and Lime Zest
Hair - Black, Cool Greys 3-5