Sunday, 19 September 2010

Chocolate Cupcake

For this card I followed the sketch from Truly Scrumptious. I am also entering it into a few more challenge blogs they are:
"Chocolate and Green" from Crafty Catz
"Wild Thing" for Totally Gorgeous and
"Anything Goes" over at The Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge.

I have used one of my favourite stamps Henry with Cupcake from Whiff of Joy
Henry - Raw Sienna, Mustard, Vanilla, Ivory and Pale Pink
Cupcake Holder and Candle - Grass, Apple and Meadow Green
Cupcake Icing - Walnut, Burnt Sienna, Henna, Cocoa, Cinnamon and Caramel
Flame - Amber, Tulip Yellow, Lemon and Soft Lime.

I have used a mixture of papers from The Big One by Papermania and Nanna's Kitchen by DCWV

Winter Blues

For this card I have followed the sketch from Sunday Sketch and Stamp. I am also entering the "Punch It" theme from Just Cute Bears as I have used spellbinders snowflake dies.

The paper I have used is from my stash and is several years old. The image is coloured with Promarkers:
Bear - Raw Sienna, Mustard, Vanilla, Ivory and Pale Pink
Coat - Midnight Blue, China Blue and Cornflower
Gloves - Walnut, Burnt Sienna, Henna, Cocoa, Cinnamon and Caramel
Robin - Burgundy, Berry Red and Red

Friendly Visitor

For this card I have followed the layout for Inspirational Card Sketches. I am also entering the "Autumn" theme from Creative Card Crew and "Fall into Autumn Colours" from A Spoon Full of Sugar. Additionally I am entering the "Tweet and a Flutter" challenge from Cute Card Thursday which needed either a bird or butterfly in the image.

I have used Penny Black's Friendly Surprise stamp and coloured with my Promarkers:
Hedgehog - Walnut, Burnt Sienna, Cocoa, Cinnamon, Caramel, Vanilla, Ivory and Pale Pink
Swing - Raw Sienna, Gold, Mustard and Vanilla
Flowers - Mandarin, Pumpkin, Amber and Gold
Leaves - Olive Green, Moss and Pear Green
Robin - Walnut, Cocoa, Cinnamon, Caramel, Burgundy, Poppy and Red

Santa is Coming

Baking Cupcakes

Saturday, 11 September 2010

Such a bad blogger and an Award

Sorry for being such a bad blogger lately. I have this week off so will hopefully catch up with you all then.

Katina gave me this award a couple of weeks ago so I thought I'd better pop it on my blog and say thanks. Will come back next week to pass it on.

See you all soonxxx

Sunday, 5 September 2010

Sugar Nellie's Daisy

This card is for my September Docraft's Friendship swap partner I hope she likes it. I have followed the sketch from this fortnight's Sugar Bowl. I have used Daisy by Elizabeth Bell for Sugar Nellie and coloured her with Promarkers:
Trousers and Flowers - Aubergine, Lilac and Lavender
Top - Cyan, Sky Blue, Arctic Blue and Powder Blue
Grass and Patches - Soft Green, Mint Green and Pastel Green
Hair - Walnut, Burnt Sienna, Cocoa, Cinnamon and Sandstone
Skin - Oatmeal, Vanilla, Ivory and Pal Pink for cheeks