30 Jun 2013

Totally Tilda Flying High !!!

Hi everyone I hope you've enjoyed a wonderful Sunday..... I have
its been all go behind the scenes @ Totally Tilda
I've got one excited bunch of girlie's over there
they are so hyped up I think they've all been at the smarties !!
it'll be the colouring !! lol
What a talented group of girls and their personalities are are amazing
I'm feeling rather lucky.
Anyway this time over @ the Totally Tilda Challenge the theme is
Tomboy Tilda without using any Pink !!
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Please pop over and join in the fun and enter for a chance to win the fantastic prize that's up for grabs
From our lovely Sponsor Nikki from Bunny-Zoe crafts
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To make my card I used a base Kraft card, Paper & flowers from Prima
then I stamped Magnolia Tilda and Magnolia Lilimore dragon onto water colour paper
and painted with Tim Holtz Distress inks ...I'm still practising !!
The post mark and postcard stamps are also from Magnolia.
Don't forget to pop over to the Totally Tilda
challenge blog to see all the wonderful DT creations.
I'm entering my card into the following challenges
Simon Says  Anything goes
Word Art Wednesday  Anything goes
 Bunny Zoe's Crafts  Wings
Cute Card Thursday  Fly like a Bird (well Lilimore can fly !! he he)

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Enjoy your evening
Hugs ..............xx

28 Jun 2013

Bellarific Friday Happy Birthday Friend.....

So its Bellarific Friday over at the Stampingbella blog 
The Theme this week is a sketch
Sketch-13--June-28
I used this super cute Bella stamp it's on of my fav's but I have to be honest I love them all !!
And its just perfect for a friends birthday card.
I coloured as usual with Copics and layered the image on to 2 different DoodleBug Design papers
The black and white polka dot one is gorgeously glittered
I die cut with my lovely Lil'inkers stitched rectangle nesting dies
Ans I also used a Martha Steward deep edge punch.
And the sweet little sentiment is from Stamping all Day
I'm entering my card into the following challenges;
Simon Says - Anything goes
A Creative Romance - Don't Be Square
ART Challenge - Anything goes + Guest Designer
 Penny's Challenge - Girl Power
 Totally Gorjuss - Happy Birthday
 The Hobby House - Anything goes
 Word Art Wednesday - Anything Goes
I hope you have a fantastic weekend 
Hugs................

24 Jun 2013

Running Bear......Little White Dove !!

Hi Tilda fans!!! There is still time to enter the Totally Tilda Challenge
you have until the end of this week,  the theme is
 "Going for a Song"
 See the challenge blog for more on the themes instructions & details.
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This is my interpretation of the old song "Running bear"
......and this little Tilda is "My Little White Dove"
...well not mine she is the love of  Running Bear in the song! he he   
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On my card this time I've used this fab Indian Tilda from the "Once upon a time collection"
I coloured her with Copics
papers are from the BoBunny Weekend Market collection
The die cut tag is from a Doo Hickey die
The sentiment is another one from my good friend Nicky's shop
and everything else is from my stash
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Please pop over and join in the fun and enter for a chance to win
he fantastic prize that's up for grabs from our lovely sponsor......
The pretty little ribbon

The Pretty Little Ribbon Shop are having a huge closing down sale!! 
Everything is reduced to rock bottom prices including all ribbon, twine, 
mulberry paper flowers, rubber stamps and embellishments. 
 Hurry stocks are selling out fast - you can browse the sale HERE
 Pretty Little Ribbon Shop.
Also please pop over to the  Totally Tilda Challenge blog
to see all the fantastic examples
 my wonderfully talented DT girls have made.
Enjoy your afternoon
Hugs................

22 Jun 2013

T 4 2 .....

 
I hope you're all having a fabulous weekend
Its a lovely sunny day down here in Gosport
 I think we'll be having afternoon tea in the garden today.
Guess what .....yes I've made another card with my Clearly Besotted Stamps and dies
As you know the theme is
 "Anything goes"
 This time I used ;
 "My Cup of Tea" stamp set and matching die collection.
This time I've stamped onto DoodlleBug Design paper
This sentiment comes from the same Clearly Besotted "My Cup of Tea" stamp set.
Have great day
Hugs..........

21 Jun 2013

Bellarific Friday !!

Oh look at me 2 cards in one day !!
Scroll down to see the card I made this morning for the I am Rose challenge
I finally made another Bella card, every week I say I'm gonna join in the challenge
 and the week flies past and I forget until its just to late !! 
So its Bellarific Friday over at the Stampingbella blog 
The Theme this week is Summer
And I just couldnt resist inking up Sandy on the Beach
Isn't she so cool & sassy 
I coloured her with Copics and layered her on to some of Mindy's lovely summer paper 
which was a gift from my dear friend Melly.
My lovely flowers I bought from I am Rose
And my perfect sentiment is from Stamping all Day
I'm off now as my lovely husband is going to get our usual Friday night treat
"fish & chips" so no cooking for me tonight !!
I hope you have a fantastic weekend 
Hugs................

I am Rose ..... Challenge “June IARCC”

This is the first time I am entering the I am Rose Challenge 
 The theme over there this month is Fathers day / Masculine and to use black, brown and Metal
My papers I've used here are from Bo Bunny - Weekend Market Collection.
Lots of Metal etc; 
A charm, brass nail head studs, a fancy corner and a picture hanger plus brads.
I stitched and distressed my tag, tore the papers and distressed them.
Also you must use at least 2 products from the I am Rose Store 
so I used the lovely big soft brown dasiy and 3 small black roses
My sentiment is from the lovely Nicky at Stamping all Day
Everything else is from my stash
Enjoy your Friday ....soon be the weekend !!! he he
Hugs .....

17 Jun 2013

Tilda is "Kung Fu Fighting" .....

 
Hi Tilda Lovers!!!
We have a new challenge starting today over at the
 Totally Tilda Challenge blog
The theme is
 "Going for a Song" 
 See the challenge blog for more on the themes instructions.
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Also please pop over to the  Totally Tilda Challenge blog
to see all the fantastic examples
 my wonderfully talented DT girls have made.
On my card this time I've used Karate Tilda coloured with copics
papers are from the BoBunny Serenity collection
The upper and Lower case Type font alphabets I used to create the wording
is from my good friend Nicky's shop
 Stamping All Day 
The Cherry blossom flowers from WoC and the tall flowers are Mellisa frances elements part of my birthday present from my lovely friend Mandy

I'm entering my card into the NEW Creative Romance Challenge
I'd like to Wish both Jen and Becky (and their very talented team) lots of luck with their new challenge
not that need luck as their challenge is already thriving !!!

Please pop over and join in the fun and enter for a chance to win the fantastic prize thats up for grabs from our lovely sponsor......
The pretty little ribbon

The Pretty Little Ribbon Shop are having a huge closing down sale!! Everything is reduced to rock bottom prices including all ribbon, twine, mulberry paper flowers, rubber stamps and embellishments. 
 Hurry stocks are selling out fast - you can browse the sale HERE
Thanks for sponsoring us !!
Hugs ............

15 Jun 2013

DT CALL Reminder !!!!

You might have heard......
We're having a Design Team Call
over at the Totally Tilda Challenge blog
So if you're interested in being a Tildarette
why not pop over to find out more and enter
Here's a little about the DT position...
You must be willing to make at least one piece of work featuring a Magnolia Tilda every 2 weeks
(We also have a mid-week post which we hope that you would make
 something for as often as you can or would like)
Your work must be uploaded to the DT blog on the Friday before the challenge goes live.
You must be willing to commit to commenting on 3 in every 10 challenge entries.
And
Comment on your team mates work on the DT blog
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That's the work commitment done with.
Now the fun commitment 
I'm looking for a very interactive team so....
You need to be willing to join in the behind the scenes fun.
We have two DT blogs one for our work and another 
Called the Party Blog where all the fun happens !! Lol
If you like fun and games, you'll love our weekly DT game
 with a small end of month prize for the DT winner.
If you are broad minded and like a good old laugh you'll be perfect for my team.....
as we like a bit of fun and often rib each other in a friendly way 
So if you're able to take a joke as well as make one....
You'll fit just fine !!
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I will be choosing the NEW team along with help
 from the totally Tilda Management team
 That's Christine, Mandy and Lori who will all be
 assisting me by giving me their opinion on some of the entrants.
We will be choosing the NEW team based
 not only on not only their creation entered
but also on their past work we view on their blog and
how well they write their posts as its important you can write a good post
 and know how to link back and promote our sponsors via links.
Also we'll be trying to get a feel of your personality from your blog
 as I said previously we are looking for someone who's fun and likes a joke too!!
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To enter the DT call
 I would like you to make a card 
To show me not only what your work is like 
but so we can see what your imagination can conjure up
The theme must be ....
Your interpretation of Summer
Of course you must ....
use Tilda on your card.
Upload your card on your own blog linking it back to the Totally Tilda Challenge blog
Stating in your post that your card is made for the Totally Tilda Design Team Call.
If you want to tell us why you think you'd make a great addition
 to the Design Team that would be great, but its not compulsory
 but it will help us to get to know you a bit better .
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For more details and to link up your entry 
pop over to the Totally Tilda Challenge blogGood Luck everyone
Hugs Susie xx 

13 Jun 2013

Just My Cuppa Tea !!!!

Hope you are all well today 
Still no sunshine down here in Gosport but at least its not raining today.
Guess what .....yes I've made another card with my Clearly Besotted Stamps and dies
As you know the theme is
 "Anything goes"
 This time I used ;
 "My Cup of Tea" stamp set and matching die collection.
It really is my cuppa tea and I love the polka dot design
 But this is only one option in the set 
Plus there are lots sentiments too
I'm also entering my card in the In the Pink Challenge
the new theme is "Pink with Flowers".
Right that's my crafting finished for today, I'm going out to lunch with my lovely eldest son Reid which I'm looking forward too, I hope you enjoy the rest of your day,
Hugs xxxxx
 

12 Jun 2013

Twinkle Toes

Morning all .......
I hope you have better weather wherever you are today
because its dull and drizzly down here in Gosport
but its due to brighten up this afternoon so they tell me.... fingers crossed.
I've made another card with my Clearly Besotted Stamps
As I said yesterday this month's Theme is
 "Anything goes"
and its also Anything goes over at In the Pink Challenge
So he world is your oyster !!!
This time I used the "Twinkle Toes" stamp set
When I saw it in the shop I just couldn't resist it as it looked so cute
and the mix of solid images and sentiments work so well together.
Enjoy the rest of your day
Hugs xxxxx
 

11 Jun 2013

I'm Clearly Besotted !!

 Hi everyone I hope you've had a nice day
I've been playing with some new Stamps and Dies
I bought from Clearly Besotted Stamps
 Steph and her talented design team have a
New monthly challenge.... it just started yesterday
Called the....Clearly Besotted Challenge
This month's Theme is "Anything goes"
So I made this shabby chic style birthday card
Using a sentiment from the "Its Your  Birthday" stamp set and
cut the butterfly out with the Butterfly wishes die collection.
I'm really happy with the result..so now I'm off to make another !!
Enjoy the rest of your day
Hugs xxxxx
 

10 Jun 2013

Tilda's Going Postal !!

Hi Tilda Lovers!!! I just thought I'd remind you there is still time to enter the Totally Tilda Challenge you have until the end of this week,  the theme is "Going Postal" check out the challenge blog for more details about that and the fabulous prize that's up for grabs from our lovey sponsor
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Have a great day
Hugs.......