Tuesday, 6 December 2016

Circular Christmas card (Bugaboo image)

Hi Crafty Friends,

Here's an oh-so-cute image from Bugaboo. I used a few die cuts for this card. I also dobbed some white paint on his hat and then added glitter. I did some doodling with a paint pen too.



I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Catch the Bug - Holiday chaos - Sketch challenge
Crafty Gals Corner - anything goes   
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - anything goes with patterned paper 
Creatalicious -  anything goes with optional twist: use traditional Christmas colours
Creative Inspirations - Christmas creations
Dies r us - Christmas plus dies (circle and scalloped circle plus butterfly & flourish die)
Digi Choosday - anything goes  
Fairytale Challenges - Christmas ornaments
Incy Wincy Designs - Christmas Tictactoe - Gift, sparkle, ornament
Inspiration Destination - anything goes  
Julia Spiri - anything goes with optional twist: no square cards
Open-Minded Crafting Fun - Christmas/Hanukkah
Ribbon Girl - December card challenge 
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) -  anything goes 
Sparkles - Christmas is coming
Through the Craftroom Door -  anything goes  
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes 
Have a great day,

XOX Lucy

Christmas bear with box of decorations (LOTV image)

Hi Crafty Friends,

Here's a sweet little rubber image from LOTV. I coloured him up with my Copics and then added a little sparkle to the star and ornaments with Wink of Stella.



I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Crafty Friends - Merry Christmas
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - anything goes with patterned paper 
Creatalicious -  anything goes with optional twist: use traditional Christmas colours 
Creative Inspirations - Christmas creations
Dies r us - Christmas plus die (Christmas sentiment die)
Digi Choosday -  anything goes  
Fairytale Challenges - Christmas ornaments
Incy Wincy Designs -  Christmas Tictactoe - Star, Christmas sentiment, sparkle
Inspiration Destination - anything goes  
The Paper Shelter - a Christmas card
Ribbon Girl - December card challenge
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) - anything goes  
Through the Craftroom Door -  anything goes  
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes   
Have a great day,

XOX Lucy

Santa has enough Reindeer? card (Bugaboo image)


Hi guys,

I have a quick card to show you tonight. I think this dog and sentiment are so hilarious. You can find the set at Bugaboo


I am entering this card into the following challenges:

Catch the Bug - all that sparkles
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - anything goes with patterned paper
Inspiration Destination -  anything goes  
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) -  anything goes  

Have a great day,

XOX Lucy

Saturday, 3 December 2016

Christmas Elf card (Saturated Canary image)

Hi crafty friends,

I hope all my US friends enjoyed Thanksgiving. It always looks like such a lovely holiday in the movies, I wish we had the celebration here too. I guess we have Australia Day and we all have fun with family and friends, normally a BBQ, its in January, our summer.  

Onto my card, I have used an image from Saturated Canary which you sadly can't buy anymore as they have closed the shop.


I am entering this card into the following challenges:

613 Avenue Create - anything goes  
AllSorts - anything Christmas
Aud Sentiments -  anything goes plus a sentiment
CCC Digi Creations -  anything goes 
Copic Marker Norge - Christmas
Crafting by Designs (monthly challenge) -  anything goes
Crafting from the Heart - anything goes  
Crafting Musketeers - anything goes 
Crafting with an Attitude - anything goes 
Crafty Gals Corner - anything goes  
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - anything goes with patterned paper
Creatalicious -  anything goes with option: Traditional Christmas colours 
Creative Inspirations - Christmas creations
Creative Ladybirds -  anything goes
Creative Moments - anything goes  
Dies r us - Christmas plus die (LalaLand banner)
Digi Choosday -  anything goes 
Inspiration Destination - anything goes  
Lemon Shortbread - anything goes  
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes 
Love to Scrap - anything goes  
My Crafting Stories - Christmas 
Open-Minded Crafting Fun - Christmas/Hanukkah
The Paper Shelter - a Christmas card
The Pencil Case - anything goes  
Polkadoodles - anything goes  
Ribbon Girl - use any image
Send a smile 4 kids - anything goes 4 kids
Simon Says Stamp (Mon) - Oh Christmas tree
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) - anything goes 
Sparkles - Christmas is coming
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes 
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas challenge - Christmas plus use a sentiment 
Have a great day,

XOX Lucy

Kitten and Mouse Christmas Card (Di's Digis image)

Hi crafty friends,

How's everyone going with being ready for Christmas? I'm almost done buying presents, thank goodness as it's getting so busy in the shops already!

I've been making a few Christmas cards so I'll show a few tonight.

The sweet image can be found at Di's Digis, the background papers are a lovely glittery paper but difficult to see in the photo.


I am entering this card into the following challenges:

AllSorts - anything Christmas
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - anything goes with patterned paper 
Crafty Ribbons - Christmas plus ribbon
Creatalicious -  anything goes with option: Traditional Christmas colours 
Creative Inspirations - Christmas creations
Creative Moments -  anything goes (I have used a sponsor's image)
Glitter & Sparkle - blue and white
Inspiration Destination - anything goes  
Ribbon Girl - use any image
Simon Says Stamp (Mon) - oh Christmas tree 
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) -  anything goes 
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes   
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas challenge - Christmas plus use a sentiment
Have a great day,

XOX Lucy

Monday, 28 November 2016

Warm Festive Wishes Christmas Dog (DigiStamp Boutique image)

Hi there,

I thought I would get stuck into my Christmas cards in November so I wasn't rushing to get them done at the last minute. This cute little Christmas doggie is from DigiStamp Boutique, they have such cute images there, click on their name if you'd like to go see their website/store.


I am entering this card into the following challenges:

613 Avenue Create -  anything goes 
AllSorts - anything Christmas
As you like it - Favourite Christmas colour combo - traditional red and green are my favourite as they go so well together and straight away you know it's a Christmas card. (I have used a sponsor's image)
Aud Sentiments -  anything goes plus a sentiment
Brown Sugar -  anything goes 
Copic Marker Norge - Christmas 
Crafting with Friends -  anything goes 
Crafty Gals Corner - 3 of a kind - 3 pearls, 3 word sentiment, 3 designer papers
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - anything goes with patterned paper 
Creatalicious - anything goes with optional: use a sentiment 
Deep Ocean - inspired by a song/movie - "Santa Paws" movie
Digistamp Boutique - Anything goes with a DSB image
Inspiration Destination -  anything goes
Just keep on creating - anything goes 
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes  
Love to Scrap - anything goes  
Open-Minded Crafting Fun - Christmas/Hanukkah
Ribbon Girl - use any image 
Simon Says Stamp (Mon) - Trio-tastic - 3 pearls, 3 word sentiment, 3 designer papers 
Simon Says Stamp (Wed) - Christmas to die for - Lawn Fawn stitched square frame die
Simply Papercraft - anything goes  
Sparkles - Christmas is coming
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes   

Have a great day,

XOX Lucy