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Whimsy Penguin Couple

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Hello, Last week I treated myself to some of the super cute penguin stamps from Whimsy stamps. I would love to use some of the Christmas images for my Christmas cards this year, but they seem to have sold out everywhere. After seeing them featured on a few blogs and on pinterest I had to get them! For this card I used the penguin couple, coloured with Promarkers and die cut into a circle. Colouring scenes I actually find quite difficult, sometimes they look ok others I don't like them at all but colouring classes usually feature copics rather than Promarkers. I used Nitwit collections Cherish papers, currently my favourite papers in pretty peach and pastel blue. I added some ribbon, flowers, pearls and an anniversary sentiment to finish.
I'd like to enter this into the following: Passion for Promarkers: pastels As you like it: favourite embellishments and why? Flowers and pearls, because I love adding a bit of a natural look to my cards and pearls give it a pretty feel.  Through the cr…

The Paper Shelter: Dies and/or Punches

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Hello, It is the A Teams turn to host this week at The Paper Shelter and this weeks challenge is punches and or dies. For my card I used the image So Pretty and cropped the top half of the image. I then die cut into a fancy rectangle and coloured with Promarkers. I used Nitwit collections Girly girl papers, matted on white. I added ribbon, flowers and a sentiment to finish. 
We look forward to seeing your creations!

House Mouse Christmas Giftbox

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Hello, I'm back with my final post of the day, this cute House mouse gift box.

The box itself is slightly smaller that 6x6, I decorated it using Hobbycraft Christmas papers. I die cut my image into a circle and matted on gold to bring out the gold in the poinsettia paper. I die cut gold and green leaves using dies from The Works. I also added flowers to finish.
Challenges: HMFMC#247 House mouse and friends challenge: anything but a card International art and soul: bags and boxes

Saturated Canary: Vintage Flapper Girl

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Hello, Today i have a card to share featuring another of the Saturated canary back in time images from the august subscription collection.  This is the 20's style flapper girl. This image is actually a full body image, but i cropped the headshot and die cut into a circle. I used anna marie blissful cocoa papers, added some wide lace, sequins, pearls and flowers to finish.
Challenges:
Crafty Gals Corner: Bingo {Vintage, flowers and pearls}
As you like it: Favorite embellishment and why? Flowers and pearls are my favorite embellishments because they make a card look quite girly and pretty, my favorite style.  Deep ocean challenge: shabby chic/vintage

Bestie Fairy

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Hello, Today I have a card to share featuring a My Bestie digi. This is a fairy image, one I won at the Scrapbook stamp society challenge. I coloured my image with Promarkers and added glitter to the wings. The papers are from Nitwit collections Girly girl collection, matted on white. I added ribbon and a sentiment to finish.
Challenges: Passion for Promarkers: just add glitter (wings)

Saturated Canary: Greek Goddess

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Hello, My card today features one of the latest Saturated canary subscription images. This us from the August collection which was called back in time. This is Greek Goddess. I cropped the in age to a headshot and coloured with Promarkers. I used blissful peach papers, added lace, pearls and a sentiment to finish.

LOTV: Christmas Crossover Card

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Hello, I haven't had a lot of time in the past week to share many creations (or even craft for that matter!) as I've been busy looking after my pup after his op last week. After a bit of an emergency at the weekend he is now recovering well. So well in fact apart from some bruises, you wouldn't know he'd even had an op! He seems to be getting back to his usual mischievous self.
Anyway, back to my card. I made this for the LOTV August challenge which this month was Christmas.  It's been a while since I used an LOTV stamp and this is one of my older ones. I love the little girl decorating her Christmas cake, it reminds me a bit of myself as I love to bake at Christmas, mini Christmas cakes, mince pies, gingerbread anything really but it is something that I always associate with the holiday season.
I created a crossover card, using Lemoncraft Christmas papers from noor design, matted on green. I added some pretty lace, flowers and some die cut leaves. I used an old verse st…

The Paper Shelter: Coconut

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Hello, I have a quick post to share today as I'm busy looking after my pup after his op.  I used The Paper Shelter image, coconut for this card, coloured with Promarkers. I used some very old doodlebug papers, all matted on white. I finished by adding a sentiment and pearls.
Challenges: Passion for Promarkers: fun in the sun

House Mouse: Gingerbread House

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Hello, I have another card to share today, this time it's a christmas card. I created this twisted easle using some Trimcraft christmas papers. I used mainly the ones featuring gingerbread men and cookies. I coloured my image, which is one of my favorite HM christmas stamps with promarkers. The stopper is a simple sentiment and i finished it off with some card candi to match the sweets on my card.
Challenges: House Mouse and friends: Christmas in july

Wee Stamps: Betty and Bob

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Hello,  I have a card to share today featuring one of the sweet Wee stamps. I bought this one earlier in the year and due to other projects have only just used it. This one is called Betty and Bob, coloured with Promarkers. I used a mix of the Blissful papers in cocoa and pink, matted on white. I added a heart shaped daily, lace, pearls and flowers to finish.
I'd like to enter this into: Magnolia-licious: anything goes with lace In the pink: fantasy

My Besties: Cocktail Fluffie

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Hello, I have a card to share today featuring this sweet Bestie image, this is one of the Fluffies. I used some papers from an old First edition pad, all matted on white. I coloured my image with Promarkers and added a sentiment and flowers to finish.
Challenges: Scrapbook stamp society challenge: anything goes option of summer Passion for Promarkers: fun in the sun

Watering Can Hedgehogs

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Hello, I have a sweet anniversary card to share today featuring an image from Di's digi downloads. This is Hedgehogs with watering can. I love hedgehogs so the range of cute images featuring them definitely appeal. I coloured my image with Promarkers. The papers are Nitwit collections Cherish range which are in beautiful pale blue and peach tones. I added some peach ribbon and pearls to embellish and a sentiment to finish.
Challenges: Digi download challenge: just add water Passion for Promarkers: fun in the sun

Besties challenge:Anything goes with option of Nautical

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Hello, I'm so excited to share my Guest Designer post for the My Besties international challenge with you. I've only recently started buying these images and I love them! There is such a mix and all are so cute. Anyway, back to the challenge and this month the theme as ever is anything goes with the option of nautical.
For my card, I used this sweet troll like image which you can find here. I coloured my image with Promarkers. The papers are from the Nitwit Collections... I added flowers, some ribbon and a sentiment to finish. 
Challenges: Scrapbook stamp society challenge: anything goes option of summer