Saturday, 30 October 2010


Evening just a quick post to show you a card I've just made with some of the new Woodland Folk range!This card uses one of the waterfall elements,chipboard elements,papermania brad's and coredinations cardstock and ofcourse Handstitching! :)

Thanks for stopping by.
Enjoy the rest of your evenings xx

Saturday, 23 October 2010


Afternoon everyone!Sorry not been around much lately been a busy little bee making christmas cards :) so I thought i'd show you another easel card I made with this fab Tilda and gorgeous Papermania capsule paper's which I absolutely love!!! I plan to make one in every colour I have lol
Tilda has been coloured with Polychromos pencils and cut out with a Labels 4 nestability, Paper's are Papermania capsule double-sided collection, Wildorchid crafts flower's, Anita's ribbon, Papermania pearl brad's, Leaf punch, Fiskars border punch and Handstitching.
Hope you likey? :)
Thanks for stopping by
Have a fab weekend!
Hugs Amanda xx

Monday, 18 October 2010


Good evening!Thought I'd share a card with you for a Kraftin Kimmie challenge I never got round to entering as I ran out of time.This is my fave KK image, she's just so sweet :) and I love colouring her.She has been coloured with Promarkers and cut out,Paper is Papermania CCSR - still love this pad!,sentiment is Papermania,ribbon is dovecraft,button is PM and Handstitching.
Thanks for stopping by, I'm off to get the huge xmas card list I have to make down a bit :)
Have a great evening!

Friday, 15 October 2010


Hi everyone. I've lost my mojo :( arrrgghhh!lol
Well it's not so much I've lost it. I've got ideas overload and  lots of cards to make and don't know where to start!!! So I don't have any recent cards to show you at the moment so I thought i'd show you one I made a couple of week's ago back in my easel card phase- Sorry if you're getting bored of these :)
This card features the gorgeous Bon voyage Tilda also another phase lol and she has been coloured with polychromos and cut out with a labels 4 nestie, Paper is Papermania, flower's are from Wildorchid Crafts,brad's are Papermania and Handstitching.
I'm entering this into this weeks Simon Says challenge which is a 321 Recipe
Thanks for stopping by xx
I've got to go as I've promised my youngest i'll play snap and basically let him win because he's a terrible loser!LOL
Enjoy your weekend! :)

Thursday, 14 October 2010


Morning!I'm going through a K&co phase so bear with me lol. I've had these 6x6 pads ages and thought it was time I actually used them. I have a bit of thing about paper lol and I like to have it a while before I can bring myself to use it.This partcular paper is from the Classic K Bailey pad and I teamed it with some plain Basicgrey paper as it went so well together. Image is magnolia and Tilda has been coloured with Polychromos, flowers are from Wildorchid crafts, leaf punch,dovecraft sheer ribbon,papermania pearl brad's and Handstitching.
I'm entering my card into the following challenges -

Thanks for stopping by xx

Wednesday, 13 October 2010


Evening all! Today's card features the adoreable Zoe who you can get yourself from the fab DigiStamp Boutique. Is'nt she the cutest? I now have a new addiction thanks to my sketch saturday win which was 10 free digi's of my choice from pollycraft and a set of promarkers. I can't wait for them to arrive!!! I'm loving my promarkers I tell ya! My collection is slowly growing :) So back to the card Zoe has ofcourse been coloured with promarkers, paper's are D&D christmas, ribbon is dovecraft,brad's are papermania, sentiment is craftwork cards and ofcourse Handstitching.
I'm entering my card into this month's DigiStamp Boutique October competition.

Thanks for stopping by :) xx

Monday, 11 October 2010


Hi! My SK stamps have'nt seen ink for aaages and these K&co paper's just seem to go perfectly with these gorgeous images. So here's the card I ended up making with them. Image has been coloure with polychromos,paper's are K&co, flowers are from Wildorchid crafts,ribbon is Anita's, MS punch,Anita's peel-offs, Nestabilities and Handstitching.
I'm entering this into the Creative Inspirations challenge which has a Birthday theme
Thanks for stopping by :)

Thursday, 7 October 2010

A Lickle Easel card :)

Evening all.Well as you know I've been a little Easel card crazy lately lol and I was thinking the other day while making one...would'nt it be cute to make a mini one and so I did! Using one of the Anita's mini card's which measure 4x4 inches.It's sooo cute lol. I've used one of the fab die cut LOTV images,paper's are dovecraft,ribbon is from poppicrafts,Anita's peel-off ,papermania brad's and ofcourse Handstitching :)
Hope you like my lickle card :)
Thanks for stopping by xx

Monday, 4 October 2010


Evening all. I've had this image coloured up a while along with many other's,it's something I do when mr mojo deserts me. I decided today it was time she was used along with some old dovecraft christmas paper's I've got in my stash. I'm really enjoying digging my old paper's out as I forget half of what I've got so it's like having new paper's to play with lol. Tilda has been coloured with Polychromos and I hae used antique linen TH distress ink for the background,Paper is dovecraft,cardstock is coredinations, snowflake is a made up of a sizzix die and nestability die, sentiment is Anita's peel-off's,ribbon is dovecraft and Handstitching.
I'm entering tis card into the following challenges -

Sketch saturday - wk#123 - sketch

Charisma cardz - Christmas crafting

Truly Scrumptious - #42 - Snowflakes

Creative Inspirations - #80 - Christmas in september

Well thanks for stopping by,i'm off to link up then bed :) xx

Sunday, 3 October 2010


Hi. Today's card is for this week's Anyone for Anya challenge which is a 1-2-3 Recipe, I have used 1 image,2 paper's and 3 embellishments and also Stamptacular sunday challenge which is Layer it up, I have 5 layers. I have used this sweet CC Designs image, coloured her with polychromos and cut her out. Paper's are Papercellar ,ribbon is dovecraft,brad's are doodlebug, Anita's peel-offs and Handstitching, it does take a while but I think it's oh so worth it plus I find it really relaxing :)

I've been meaning to show this since my birthday back in July.Well as you can see from the card it was my 30th and my lovely boyfriend made me this card using some of his character's.This is Bert badger and Molly mouse, are'nt they the cutest!? My very own handpainted 'Woodland Folk' birthday card,I was super happy I can tell ya ;) As I mentioned yesterday 'Woodland Folk' is being released in november as craft products by docrafts...I can't wait!!! And if you like Bert then you'll love the free stamp available with the nest issue of Creativity in november ;) I think he has to be the cutest badger I've ever seen but I'm biased lol.
Well I'm off to have some lunch and then craft the afternoon away :)
Thanks for stopping by and for all the lovely comments you leave xx

Saturday, 2 October 2010


Evening.Hope you've all had a good day and managed some crafty time?Today's card is one of the card's I made last night which my nan asked for. I'm totally addicted to Easel card's at the mo...not sure you can tell lol,they just look so impressive and different don't they plus I use more stash which is a good thing in my boyfriend's eyes as he thinks I have far too much!lol...i'm not convinced you can have too much pretty craft stash ;)
For this card I used one of the cute Padded paws stamps which was in this year's march goody bag (my boyfriend is the illustrator of this little sweetie). I've not mentioned it yet but if any of you bought the docrafts  Creativity september issue and saw the advert at the back for 'Woodland Folk'...well my boyfriend is the creator/illustrator of these adoreable new character's and I can't wait for you to see the fab products being released in november! I really hope you fall in love with them like I have :)
Paper's are papermania, sentiment is Anita's peel-offs, papermania brad's, various nestabilities and Handstitching.
I'm entering this card into the following challenges -
Stamp Something - Something to Celebrate

Stampavie and more - More than one fold

Saturday challenge - Easel cards

Well thanks for stopping by and for any comments you leave.xx

Friday, 1 October 2010


Afternoon.Today's card is for two challenges which are Just Magnolia - Anything goes and ABC Challenge - E is for Easel.
I've coloured Bon voyage Tilda with polychromos pencils and cut her out with a Labels 4 nestability,Paper is Papermania Capsule collection - double-sided, flowers are from Wildorchid crafts, Leone elm punch, Papermania jewel brad's loving these need to get them in more colours :), sentiment is craftwork cards, numbers are Anitas peel-offs,ribbon from stash and Handstitching.
Well I had a card order off my Nan yesterday after she saw my easel cards :),so i'm off to finish them as she needs them tommorrow.

Thanks for stopping by and for all your lovely comments.Happy crafting!xx