Hi Everyone. Hope you are all having a wonderful week so far. Tonight's card was created from an inspiration photograph across at Moxie. Cath always manages to find some interesting photographs - often very provocative. This one was no exception. The colors are strong. The design statements very bold. Always, there is one very unexpected feature. Sometimes with images such as this, it is hard to find the features you want to focus on. Here's the photo My inspiration? This time... it was easy. The pink background, the black and white carpet, the chartreuse stripe that literally (well visually) goes... Read more →

Hi Everyone Happy Saturday night. I hope you are all having a fabulous weekend. I did get some time in my stamping space today. Luckily - cos I was way behind on making my card for the Paper Players Challenge this week. Lesley has assigned a great theme for us this week. Before we get to the challenge card though, I have a winner to announce for the Paper Players Bog Hop Candy! Mmm.... thats beginning to sound like a song... How did that go... well... let's go for the children's version, shall we? There's a little white horse you... Read more →

Hi Everyone. Happy Thursday night. Oh Yeah! It is almost Friday! I saw the challenge across at Pals Paper Arts this week..... Bring on the Bling....clean and simple - with bling...mmmm.... just my style! Then.. I saw this case across at casestudy. Ooooh.... it felt like a marriage made in heaven..... so......it gave me a great excuse to bring out my rhinestones.... and pearls! I decided it was about time my Beautiful Wings die saw the light of day. I then decided on a wedding card. Here's what I came up with Card recipe: Card stock: Early Espresso, Very Vanilla,... Read more →

Hi Everyone. Happy Monday might. I hope you all had a great weekend. Me? Wasn't long enough:-) Tonight's card is one that I made from the color challenge across at the Paper Players this week. Yep... it was my challenge and I decided on Red, Black and White. It's a fabulous color combination. You saw my card from Saturday - it was red, black and bling! This time, I went the more traditional color route - but still kept the love theme. Don't forget, we would love you to join us across at the Paper Players. All you need to... Read more →

Hi Everyone. Happy Monday night. A very quick post for you tonight, so that I can ensure that my post catches feedburner! tonight's card uses Elegant Soiree and the Elegant Lines Designer Series Paper - a marriage made in heaven... oh... which is ALMOST the topic of the card ! Actually, it's an engagement card for Lou's hairdresser. She has just become engaged and is so excited. Who can blame her? I used the fabulous sketch from getsketchy - here it is - it's a really flexible sketch - as you will see when you visit the site and check... Read more →