31 October 2015

Allsorts Week 335 Christmas

Hi All

Susan is hosting this week with the theme

We would love to see cards, gifts, decorations - anything so long as it is Christmas themed.

Ive paperpieced an image from Woodware for my card

We have been generously sponsored by Scrappers Delights this week with a prize of some digi images for one lucky winner.

My name is Janice (AKA Scrapper's Delights), I discovered the digital scrap booking world November 2008 and started to Design February 2009 and really love it so I decided I wanted to have my own shop so here we are lol.

24 October 2015

Allsorts Week 332 Orange, Purple, Black, all three or any two

Hi All

Im just back from a week in Barcelona and have picked up a cold but it was a lovely place.

Brenda has set us the theme of

******OrangePurple, Black, all three or any two******

I don't do halloween so have used the color pallet to make a baby card...................this image has been in my bits box for ages and i am quite please with it

We have two sponsors this week................

Lets Create are a family run business with staff who offer friendly, knowledgeable and enthusiastic help and advice on the wide range of products ranging from card making to mixed media and scrapbooking. They have and an on line store as well as a shop in Lincolnshire where they run regular classes, workshops and free demonstrations days with many well known faces from the craft industry and Create and Craft TV, where Jo Channon the co-owner is also a familiar and friendly guest.

Jessica Lynne Originals who are offering one winner a selection of their images.

Now for some inspiration from the Design Team who have come up with a wonderful diverse range or artwork, from fairies to flowers, ghouls to glamour, if you would like to check our how they created their individual makes, please pop along to visit them, I know they would appreciate your  visit.

come and join us

17 October 2015

Allsorts Week 333 - All sentimental

Hi All

Helene is hosting this week with theme "all sentimental", we want the sentiment to be central to the card.  I've used an image by our sponsor a day for daisies called H is for Happy Birthday


Marianne Design is a Dutch owned craft manufacturer. The company was established in 1994 by Marianne Perlot and is based in the Netherlands. For years now, we develop all our products with much care and quality. We have a practical understanding of the needs of crafters, we integrate product development, design and customer service to bring fresh ideas and beautiful products to the craft industry. All to enable the consumer to make beautiful cards, scrapbooks and other projects and enjoy this wonderful hobby. We produce a wide range of products which represent a complete concept of paper crafts. There are different lines of stamps and dies with matching papers and materials to decorate your card or scrap. Products are chosen carefully for mixing and matching and stimulating creativity.

10 October 2015

Allsorts Week 332 - No design papers

Hi All

Saturdays seem to come round very fast at the moment, i have had a monster week at work and must give a massive thanks to Brenda for doing my winners post.

Brenda is hsoting us and this weeks theme is.....................

********No design papers********

I know that so many of us love our pretty papers but sometimes it's nice to create or own background papers or even use none at all, so this week we are looking forward to seeing your take on the theme.

Ive used a sepia toned distress ink and a set by hobby art

Two prizes to be won this week, the first from Deedees Digis................

Deedee's Digis offers wholesome digital "stamps" and printable digital papers that are the original creations of Deedee Anderson. All of our sets include both outline and pre-colored images, in both JPG and PNG formats. Our products are offered in high 300dpi resolution so that they are fully resizable to meet your crafting needs. We are a Christ-centered company, and you will find that many of our sets include KJV Scripture verses, in addition to encouraging sentiments of all sorts. We feel very blessed to be part of such a talented community of paper crafters, and thank you for allowing us to sponsor your challenges !

And also we have another pair of tickets for next months NEC Hobbycraft show to give away...........

3 October 2015

Allsorts Week 331 Nature

Hi All

Another Saturday is here already, This week its me hosting you and i am setting the theme of "NATURE"

Our lovely sponsors this week are:
$15 voucher
Whimsy Stamps are a family owned art stamp company dedicated to providing crafters around the world with whimsical and fun rubber stamp designs. span style. All of our rubber stamps are made from deeply etched rubber, mounted on Cling Cushion Foam and once trimmed are ready to use with an acrylic block. Our Shapeology Metal Craftings dies are exclusive to Whimsy Stamps and can be used with many table top cutting machines. These dies are made in the USA using top quality steel. They are perfect for cutting papers and fabrics and many coordinate with our sentiment stamps. We also have our own line of 6x6 designer papers printed on high quality, slightly textured vellum paper.

£10 voucher
DigiStamp Boutique offers a wide range of digi images designed by Sally-Ann Hancock. My work means the world to me - it allows my passion to draw and create, to fit with my family life too - often the inspiration for my designs. Hope you enjoy as much as I enjoy creating. 

Thanks as ever to my awesome team mates for their ideas and inspiration

1 October 2015

Anything Goes - A Bit More Time to Craft

Hi All

Its the time of the 1st of the month challenge at a bit more time to craft.  The prize is some of Lozzy's lovely papers so worth joining us.

Mine is Using microdots paper by Lozzy and delicious doodles Poppy and Butterfly Border

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