Team colour challenge – lots of dots card!

Hello everyone. Today’s card was made for a team colour challenge. These are the colours we were given to use… Magenta Madness Misty Moonlight Balmy Blue As always, you can add in a neutral and I chose Whisper White as my card base and added the colours with card, paper and ink… One of the […]

Basket of Blooms in Black & White

Hello everyone. Along with 2 of my closest Stampin’ Up! demonstrator friends, Valerie Broomfield and Elaine Smith, I set up a public Facebook group a few days ago called Crafty Scots Corner (you don’t have to be Scottish to join in!). We then agreed that our first challenge in the group was to create a […]

Stampin’ For All Colour Challenge – clean and simple card

Hello everyone. The lovely Amanda Charlesworth set us a challenge in her Facebook Group to use these 3 colours for a project… It was a combination I couldn’t resist so I created this clean and simple card… I made my card base with Pool Party card measuring 21 x 14.5 cm; scored and folded on […]

Stampin’ For All Colour Challenge

Hello and welcome. Amanda Charlesworth set us a very bright colour challenge in her Stampin’ For All Facebook group this week with these 3 colours… Gorgeous Grape Melon Mambo Coastal Cabana And here’s the card I made using the Beauty Abound stamp set… It sure is bright!! I love the bubble stamps (or Bokeh dots?) […]

Hello Daisy Lane card

Hello everyone. I’ve combined two stamp sets and two punches along with 3 colours to create today’s card… The colours are Soft Sea Foam, Pool Party and Smoky Slate. These were chosen for a Stampin’ Up! team challenge and I love them. I used the Soft Sea Foam ink and the Daisy Lane stamp set […]

Colour Challenge with Tropical Chic

Hello. The weather in Scotland is far from Tropical right now but the colour challenge set by Ian Potter in the Stampin’ For All Facebook group made me immediately grab the Tropical Chic stamp set… I’ll be honest, I was looking for an excuse to use this set anyway! The new catalogue that launches on […]

Friendship slider card – featuring Happy Tails

Hello and thanks for joining me. If you’ve read many of my blog posts you’ll know that I really like being creatively challenged and participate in sketch and colour challenges in a couple of different Facebook groups. Sometimes there are not enough hours in the week to take part in all of the challenges I’d […]

Frosted Foliage colour challenge

Hello. It’s been a little while since I took part in a colour challenge so I thought I should rectify that and join in with Amanda Charlesworth’s (aka Scrimping Mommy) latest challenge in her Stampin’ For All Facebook Group. Here are the colours she selected this week… Pretty Peacock Night of Navy Mossy Meadow And […]

Making Spirits very Bright

Hello! I really do like taking in part in challenges but sometimes time is tight so I’ve killed 2 birds with the 1 stone and made a card that meets the brief for both a Colour Challenge and a Sketch Challenge. Both challenges were set in Amanda Charlesworth’s Facebook Group “Stampin’ For All”. Ian Potter […]

Rooted In Nature for a colour challenge

Hello and thanks for joining me. As well as a weekly sketch challenge the Stampin’ For All Facebook Group (hosted by the fabulous Amanda Charlesworth, aka Scrimping Mommy) also has a weekly colour challenge. Amanda chose these colours for this week… Early Espresso Merry Merlot Cajun Craze This suggested Autumn to me and so I […]