Monday, 29 February 2016


Hi everyone!!!

I've been very busy with sewing, knitting and crocheting all of last week so I haven't been around in Blogland, but I wanted to make a card for the current sketch challenge over at the Freshly Made Sketches Blog. 

This is the card I've made:

Butterfly die and EF from Cuttlebug.
Leaves stamp from PTI.
Star die from MFT.
Afrikaans sentiment saying: 'Congratulations'.

I'll be putting my needles, hooks and sewing machine a bit to the side this week, so I will be popping in at your blogs shortly!!!!

Have a great start to your week!!!

Saturday, 20 February 2016

Another FMS#224

Hi everyone!!!

I've made another card to link at the Freshly Made Sketches Blog!!!

This is my second take on the sketch:

 Stamps from Altenew.
'Hallo' die from MFT.

Friends of ours' daughter is studying nature conservation at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University here in George and she has to do an assignment on scorpions.  We went hiking and scorpion hunting with her this morning and I took the opportunity to take some photo's!!!!




Hope you enjoyed my photo's!!!

Thanks for visiting - your visits and comments are always appreciated!!!

FMS#224, Time Out #50, ATSM#181, ColourQ#329

Hi everyone!!!!
I've made a card to link at the following challenges:   Freshly Made Sketches, Time OutAddicted to Stamps and more and ColourQ


This is my card:

Bg stamps from Glitz.
Sentiment stamp from Altenew.
Butterfly stamps from Crafty Individuals.

Thanks for the visit!!!!


Friday, 19 February 2016

Fusion (Pretty in Pink)

Hi everyone!!!!

A card to link at the Fusion Card Challenge Blog.  The photo and sketch:

I was inspired by both the photo and the sketch to make my card:


The horizontal strip at the bottom I've done with scorelines and I've also got three scorelines at the top.
I've used Tattered Rose and Stormy Sky DI's for the sponging.
Leaves stamps from PTI.  Leaves stamped with Blueberry ink from MFT.
Flower and sentiment dies from MFT.

Thanks for visiting - always a pleasure having you here!!!

Monday, 15 February 2016

Mojo Monday#435 & FMS#223

Hi everyone!!!!

Julee's new sketch up at the Mojo Monday Blog:

I flipped the sketch upside down and this is the card I've made:

Flower stamps from Altenew.
Sentiment stamp from Verve.

 I've also made a card following the sketch at the Freshly Made Sketches Blog.

My card:

Flower and leaves stamps from Altenew.

Thanks for spending some time with me today - your visits and comments are always appreciated!!!

Have a great week!!!

Friday, 12 February 2016

Another CTS#159!!

Hi everyone!!!

When I first saw the new sketch at the CAS(E) this Sketch Blog I thought it was a tough one, but then I started playing with it last night and made this card.  And then this morning I continued playing with this sketch: 

and made this card:

The tiny leaf die is from MFT.

That will definitely be it from me for today!!!

Thanks for popping in - always a pleasure having you here!!!!


Hi everyone!!!

I've got a card to share that I made last night for the CAS(E) this Sketch Challenge!!!!  This is what the sketch looks like:

and this is my card:

The little flower is hand punched and the leave dies are from MFT.

Thanks for popping in!!!

Thursday, 11 February 2016

CTS#158, Fusion, AAA#57, TimeOut#49, CASOLOGY#184

Hi everyone!!!!

Two cards to share today!!!  First up is my card for CAS(E) this Sketch.  The sketch:

and my card:

Flower stamp from Altenew.

I will also be linking this card at the following challenges:

and I will be linking at Time Out Challenges where the theme is:

                 Love is the flower you've got to let grow' (John Lennon)

I haven't played at The Fusion Card Challenge for a long time.  I decided to join in the fun again and made a card following the sketch:

  This is my card:

Star dies from MFT.
I've done the strip at the bottom and the white star with white fine glitter.

That will be it for now!!!!

Always a pleasure having you here - all visits and comments are appreciated very much!!!!