Monday, 22 February 2016

start of another week

Morning all.

It has been a funny week, still the strange weather and then my sister goes away and its really strange not talking to her every day.  I have to say that my sister May and I are twins, Yes there are two of me how could the world put up with this. 

Again today I have gone with a sketch, I think its a good way to start your card.  I have also been playing with some mixed media and having some fun. This time I used an old cheesy container. This is what I came up with. Hope you like it.

Materials used. 

  • An old Camembert cheese box,
  • Green tissue paper,.
  • owl Christmas wrapping 
  • Gesso,
  • Pink & white feathers,
  • Flower and bud embellishment.
Challenges I will enter this mixed media box for are;
  1. SoSS #53 M for mixed Media,
  2. Love to create challenge 4 Anything goes mixed Media,
  3. That's Crafty! ~ circle it challenge,
  4. Creative Artiste challenge "Anything goes Mixed Media" 

This is the Creative Inspiration  sketch I used for this card. 
Materials used;

  • 21 x 15cm card blank and envelope,
  • 14 x 18  1/2 cm& 12 x 18 cm black card stock,
  • 13 x 18 cm red card stock,
  • 12 x  17 cm yellow card sock,
  • 23 x 3 cm black card stock
  • 11 cm black  circle,
  • 10 cm white circle,
  • Dandelion  Crafters  Companion clear stamp, 
  • Clear sentiment stamp. 
Challenges i am enter this card for are;
  1. Creative Inspirations challenge 24 anything goes- with the option and a sketch,
  2. CC & CC Challenge #103- Anything goes,
  3. Creative Fingers Challenge #103 & winner's #101,
  4. QKR Stampede #179 pile it on,

Materials used
  • 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 white cards stock
  • Stains & Arty Kaisercraft clear stamps,
  • Rubber penguin KatzelkRaft stamp,
  • Honeycomb & gold promarkers,
Challenges I will enter this ATC for are;

  1. Wicked Wednesday # 197: Baby Its Cold Outside 


  1. Your mixed media project looks sumptuous with those feathers mate

    Love that CC dandelion image - good luck with your chosen challenges


  2. Just nipped back again to say - how cool are those wicked penguins!!! Well done on inking NBUS!


  3. Fantastic projects! Love that you re-purposed the cheese container for a mixed media project! FAB idea!! Thanks for joining the sisterhood of snarky stampers for "M is for Mixed Media"

  4. A card for any occasion..LOve your colours..Thank you so much for joining us this week at QKR Stampede.

  5. Fab makes, love the ATC with the Katzelkraft Grumpy Penguin :) Thanks for joining us at Wicked Wednesday :)

  6. Congrats on the win at Wicked Wednesday, your ATC is showcased in our facebook group :)

  7. A gorgeous creation! Thanks for playing at Creative Inspirations! xxx

  8. Lovely card, thank you for joining us at creative inspirations

  9. Gorgeous piece of work you have created I love it...
    Thank you so much for entering our challenge over at Creative Artiste Mixed Media Challenge Blog, we hope to see you join in again...

    Hugs Rhonda DT & Owner

  10. Beautiful box. Love the colour scheme and design. Thank you for joining us at Creative artiste this month. Hope to see you back here again soon. Judy DT

  11. It really is a *cheesy* container! And it looks awesome the way you've altered it. Great penguin card too. Thanks for joining the fun at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers!

  12. Fab cards and mixed media box! Love that grumpy bird :) Thanks for sharing your creations with us at Creative Fingers & Welcome back!
    DT Tindaloo

  13. WELL DONE on your cheesy box win mate!



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