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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Christmas!

It's just around the corner and I'm not nearly as ready as I need to be!  Hopefully our challenge at Creative Inspirations will motivate me.  This time around we'd love to see your Christmas creations!

This fortnight's prize is from ALL DRESSED UP and is
2 DIGI'S OF THE WINNER'S CHOICE!


A short bio about Wendy:
Hi I am Wendy Burns I live in Nottingham UK with my husband and two children who have been the inspiration behind the characters,  in particular my daughter who has kept me up-to-date with blogging and trends.  I work predominantly within the textile children’s wear market, fashion and interiors.
I trained as a textile designer and although my work is digital based, I love to retain that hand drawn /sewn feel which I hope comes across in my artwork.
Digital stamps is a new challenge for me and the opportunity to work with the All Dressed Up Team and has been very exciting, in particular the creative way my characters have been given individual personalities by the designers .
All Dressed Up is a newly launched blog with an enthusiastic team who are passionate about stamping.  The coordinators Marilyn and Tracy along with an amazing design team are also known as The Dressy Girls.
We have a friendly Facebook page, regular blog posts, tutorials, challenges and freebies .The stamps can be purchased from the Etsy shop which is updated on a monthly basis.
We really are friendly bunch and would love to see your creations so please feel free to contact us and visit the All Dressed Up Challenge Blog.

Here is my card:





Thank you so much for popping by!  I hope you find time to create something amazing for us at Creative Inspirations!

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Frosty Florals!

Hello!  It's time for a new challenge at Creative Inspirations and this challenge involves winter and flowers!  What's not to love about that?  Although, honestly, it's hard to think of winter when it's 70 degrees outside.  :D

This fortnights prize is from PETAL LU and the prize is
30% OFF EVERYTHING IN HER STORE!

 
Here is my creation...
 


 
Thank you so much for stopping by!  I hope you find time to create something for us at Creative Inspirations! 

Monday, November 7, 2016

Snow/Glitter

Now that Halloween is over, everyone is ready for Christmas!  (Not me, my favorite holiday is Thanksgiving!)  So it's fitting that our challenge this week at Lovely hAnglar or Sweet Magnolia is snow/glitter! 

We are being sponsored by the lovely Ribbon Girl again this month, they stock the most beautiful lace, ribbons, flowers, pearls and so much more.

Lifelong crafters Mother and Daughter, Mary and Andrea were tired of having to buy full rolls of ribbon and lace when they only needed one metre.  Because they love ribbons and all things pretty, they decided to open their own online shop in 2010 and make small quantities of beautiful products easily available to all crafters. Mary owns the shop and runs it on a day to day basis as well as keeping the website updated while Andrea looks after the social side,  The Ribbon Girl Blog and the Design Team. They specialise in supplying small (or large) quantities of ribbon, twine, gorgeous vintage style lace and seam binding ribbon, tiny pom-pom and ric-rac trim, all sorts of buttons, fancy pins, a multitude of charms, pearl and crystal flourishes, wool felt squares, seasonal and unusual embellishments, mulberry flowers, sticky tape and accessories to card makers, crafters, scrapbookers and cake decorators. They stock only the best quality products and only offer for sale goods that they would personally buy and use themselves.

Here is my creation...






Thanks so much for popping by!  I hope you find time to create something sparkly or snowy for us at LHOSM!

Ribbon Girl: anything goes
Fussy and Fancy: ice/snow

 

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Bugaboo birthday!

I haven't played with Bugaboo in quite awhile so it was nice to get back to it!  Simple little birthday card with a lining on the inside.

Bugaboo challenge this week is anything goes! 




 

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Anything goes or a sketch!

It's time for a new challenge at Creative Inspirations and it's a fan-fave...Anything Goes OR a sketch!  You pick!

And our sponsor is the Amazing Paper Shelter!  I loooove these images! 

This fortnights prize is from THE PAPER SHELTER and the prize is 
$15 GIFT CERTIFICATE!



 
Our sketches can be found here...
 
Here is my creation...
 


 
Thank you so much for stopping by!

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Happy Halloween! Or it's fall ya'll!

It's the spookiest time of the year!!!!  My youngest daughter Izzy LOVES Halloween.  We're even arranging a Halloween scavenger hunt...let's hope the memories last a lifetime because I am NOT doing it every year!  Hahahaha!

Our theme this challenge at Creative Inspirations is Halloween/Fall!  I created this little cutie using one of my favorite C.C. Design images. 






 
This fortnights prize is from LIVE & LOVE CRAFTS 
and the prize is a
£10 GIFT CERTIFICATE!



I should also mention that Sandy is closing down the store, there are a lot of bargains still to be had so do pop over for a peek!
Maja Design 15-50% off
Pion Design 15-60% off
Melissa Frances  20-50% off
Prima  25-50% off
Thank you so much for stopping by and I hope you find time to create something for us at Creative Inspirations! 

MarkerPop: Halloween

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Flowers flowers everywhere!!!

I am a day late...or two or three...lol!  We have a new challenge at Lovely hAnglar or Sweet Magnolia and it is FLOWERS!!! 



We are sponsored by the fabulous:


Lifelong crafters Mother and Daughter, Mary and Andrea were tired of having to buy full rolls of ribbon and lace when they only needed one metre.  Because they love ribbons and all things pretty, they decided to open their own online shop in 2010 and make small quantities of beautiful products easily available to all crafters. Mary owns the shop and runs it on a day to day basis as well as keeping the website updated while Andrea looks after the social side,  The Ribbon Girl Blog and the Design Team. They specialise in supplying small (or large) quantities of ribbon, twine, gorgeous vintage style lace and seam binding ribbon, tiny pom-pom and ric-rac trim, all sorts of buttons, fancy pins, a multitude of charms, pearl and crystal flourishes, wool felt squares, seasonal and unusual embellishments, mulberry flowers, sticky tape and accessories to card makers, crafters, scrapbookers and cake decorators. They stock only the best quality products and only offer for sale goods that they would personally buy and use themselves.
 
 
 
Here is my creation...I wish I could say it feels like autumn here but I had to turn the air on yesterday.  Ugh...
 
But I'll look at Tilda and think about cooler days to come! 
 




 
Thank you for popping by and I can't wait to see what you create for us at LHOSM!

Magnolia-licious: Anything Goes
7Kids: open
Midweek Magnolias: Autumn
Marker Pop: fall color challenge
 

Sunday, October 9, 2016

Noel

Time to start making Christmas cards!  I used the sketch from Sketch Saturday to create this little sweetie.




Cute Card Thursday: open

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Buttons, Blooms and Bows!

It's time for a new challenge at Creative Inspirations and we are all about bows, blooms and buttons!  Our sponsor is  Crafty Ribbons and the prize is a selection of ribbons from the new Christmas Rose Collection!





 
Here is my creation using one of my favorite Anya images...
 


 
Thank you so much for stopping by!  I can't wait to see what you create for us at Creative Inspirations!

Cute Card Thursday: open
MarkerPop: color
 
 

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

BINGO!

It's time for a super fun new challenge at Creative Inspirations!  BINGO! 

Simply select a row from the following grid, horizontal or vertical to play along with the challenge!
PLEASE REMEMBER TO LIST WHICH ROW YOU HAVE USED


This fortnight we are sponsored by 
BUGABOO STAMPS and the prize is
7 DIGI'S OF THE WINNER'S CHOICE!

 
 
Here is my creation using twine, flowers and pearls...
 


Thank you so much for popping by! I hope you find time to create something for us at Creative Inspirations!