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Sheffield, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
I started crafting with cards in 2006 and now I am hooked,I love any kind of stamping and have been very lucky to get published in Paper craft essentials, making cards, Simply cards & papercraft, Digital crafting essentials and Crafters Companion Inspiration magazines. I design for Crafters Companion, Spectrum Noir, Mo's Dream Team, Sugar Nellie. La Pashe and Lili of the valley and some of my cards are showcased on Hochanda TV and Create and Craft. I have made some very talented friends through this blog, I love my crafting buddies. Any questions feel free to email me at greavsie1967@hotmail.com

Sunday, 30 June 2013

Thinking of you


Today's commissioned card
This is an image from the Digi doodle shop which is closed now
I coloured in with Promarkers and embellished with GD and flowersoft
papers from first edition 
lace and raffia, butterflies, pearls, doilies and flowers from stash
sentiments are computer generated (top) and pink petticoat (bottom)

Saturday, 29 June 2013

{JI} Ladies That Lunch


Today's DT card features this fab image from the best of Just Inklined 2012 cd rom called Ladies that Lunch
I have coloured with my promarkers and a little prisma pencil
Papers are from First edition
raffia, lace, pearls, doily and flowers from stash
swirls are a marianne die
sentiments are computer generated (top) and PB (bottom)

Friday, 28 June 2013

{JP} Summer challenge and new release

We have a new challenge for you at Jellypark
the theme is Summertime


I have used this cute image called boy on scooter available here
I have coloured in with my Pro's, distress ink and prisma pencils
the papers are from first edition
die cuts are from MB
corners and border are Ek and MS punchs
buttons and twine from stash
sentiments are from WRS

In addition to our challenge we have a new release as well

225 web



for this card again I have coloured with my Pro's
the papers are from woodland folk
doliy, buttons, ribbon, ladybugs, card candi and charm from stash
both these images available here



Thursday, 27 June 2013

New Wrinklies digi stamps

                  24 new Digital Stamps added to our Wrinklies section on Just Inklined 
click here for more details

Madhuri


I made this card for a friend of mine 
this stamp is called Madhuri from the fab Mayzy available here
I used my Pro's to colour and embellished with gold GD and gems
papers are from DCWV
die cuts from cheery lynn
flowers and pearls from stash
corner from Anya I think
sentiment computer generated

Wednesday, 26 June 2013

{KK} Policeman


This is Policeman from Kenny K
coloured with promarkers
DP is from papermania
stars are a dienamics die
border is a MS punch
ribbon, card candi, button and charm from stash
sentiments are computer generated

Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Party Presents

 

Today's card is a topper from LOTv called Party Presents the stamp is available here

papers are from papermania and pink petticoat
border is a MS punch
lace, flowers, doily, brad and pearls from stash
sentiments are computer generated

Monday, 24 June 2013

Ruby Indecision


Today's card is using the fab Ruby from Bugaboo
coloured in with promarkers
the papers are from papermania and WRS
photo corners and butterfly are from cheery lynn
border is a MS punch
flower is a MB die
pearls and ribbon from stash
sentiments from cuddlybuddly top and computer generated bottom

Saturday, 22 June 2013

{JI} Daisy Patch


This is one of my favourite images from Just Inklined called the Daisy Patch available here
For a change I have used my Prisma pencils blended with sansodor and I have added some citrus flowersoft to the centres.
The papers are from LOTV
border and flowers are cheery lynn dies
pearls, buds, doily, lace, ribbon, butterfly and brads from stash
die cut butterfly was free from dies to die for
sentiments are from little claires (top) and computer generated (bottom)

Wednesday, 19 June 2013

Get up and go


Today's commissioned card for a work colleague
the stamp is called get up and go from Ladybugcraftsink available here
I have used my Promarkers and Prisma pencils to colour and added some GD
I have hand stitched around the edge
the papers are from papermania
ribbon and  flowers from stash
doilies and vine are cheery lynn dies
sentiments are little claires (top) and computer generated (bottom)

I am entering this card into the following challenge
TLT challenge - flowers and ribbon - winning card 1.7.13



Tuesday, 18 June 2013

Times to treasure


This is Times to treasure from LOTV, this is a topper but you can buy the stamp here
I hand stitched around the edge with brown thread
Papers are from first edition and bo bunny
hearts are cheery lynn dies
card candi from stash
sentiments are from LOTV (top) stash (middle) and computer generated (bottom)

I am entering this card into the following challenge



Ruby Exercise


Today's card I made for a friend for her Daughter
The image is from Bugaboo which you can buy here
Coloured in with Promarkers and a little prisma pencil
the DP is from first edition
die cuts from cheery lynn and Die-namics
flowers, leaves,pearls and wooden flower from stash
sentiments are computer generated

Monday, 17 June 2013

Delia


This is Delia from Sugar Nellie available here
I have coloured in with my Pro's and prisma pencils
embellished with pearls, Gems, brads, GD and a butterfly
doily and lace from stash
sentiments are WRS and stash
die cuts are from Quickutz

I am entering this card into the following challenge

Shy


This is Shy by the fab Mo Manning available here
I have coloured with my Promarkers and Prisma pencils
the papers are from First Edition and Me to you
the sentiments are from Little Claires
the raffia, ribbon, doilies, pearls, heart and alphabet beads are from stash
border is a MS punch
die cuts are from sizzix and nellie snellen

Sunday, 16 June 2013

Killer Heels


Todays card is made using the fab image from Ladybugcraftsink called killer Heels Rose available here
Papers are from Papermania
border is a MS punch
lace, flowers and pearls are from stash
sentiments are create with tlc
fimo shoe made by me

Saturday, 15 June 2013

{JI} Crocus Jug


This is my DT card for Just Inklined
the image is called Crocus Jug available Here

Colouring medium is Promarkers and prisma pencils
the papers are from First edition and DCWV
flowers, doily, pearls, brad, lace and raffia from stash
bird and butterfly is a cheery lynn die
sentiment is from cuddly buddly

Friday, 14 June 2013

{JP} New Release - Grandad Dad stamp




226 web

We have a new release at Jellypark
this is called Grandad-Dad
colouring medium is Promarkers and prisma pencils and sakura glaze for the glasses and mug
papers are from wellington
die cuts are from MFT Die-namics, MB and Sizzix
Buttons and card candi from stash
sentiment is computer generated

we also have a challenge you can enter Here, the theme is Marvelously Manly
I hope you will join us x

Thursday, 13 June 2013

Friends


The main sentiment on this card is from Bugaboo available here
These make a quick card
I changed the font colour to brown and printed onto cream card
the DP is from First Edition
the border and flower are cheery lynn dies
the rosette is a MB die and I added the LOTV sentiment to the centre
the photo corners are a whimsy die
pearls, brad and doily from stash

Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Killer Heels


I love this image from Ladybugcraftsink called Killer Heels Rose
I coloured with my Promarkers and added some GD and added some gems
the papers are from First edition and my stash
the border is a MS punch
Doily, pearls, lace, butterflies and flowers from stash
fimo embellishments made by me
sentiment computer generated

Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Bloomin Lovely


Today's card is made using a decoupage sheet from La pashe clled Bloomin Lovely available here
they are ideal for a quick card and very good value
The papers are from First Edition
border is a x-cut punch
butterflies are a MS punch
lace, flowers, brads, pearls and doilies from stash
sentiments are computer generated

Monday, 10 June 2013

Birthday Lulabelle


This is Birthday Lulabelle from Digistamp Boutique available here
I have coloured with promarkers, prisma's and sakura white glaze pen
cake embellished with flowersoft
papers are from First Edition
border is a EK success punch
die cuts are from sizzix
lace, doily, flowers, pearls and butterfly from stash
sentiments are from LOTV (small), cuddly buddly (bottom left) and top is computer generated

I am entering this card in to the Digistamp boutique june customer competition


Sunday, 9 June 2013

Babies Christening


Today's card is for a boy's christening
the image is from the best of la pashe cd rom available here
the papers are from LOTV and Sue Gaylor
border is a MS punch
ribbon, buttons, pearls, charm and doily from stash
sentiments are from LOTV (top) and computer generated (bottom)

Saturday, 8 June 2013

Grandma's Darling


This is Grandma's Darling from the best of just inklined 2012 cd rom which is available here
This card is for my friend Delia who has just become a Grandma for the first time

colouring medium is Promarkers and prisma pencils
I paper pieced the dress and hand wrote the name on the cot
embellished with fun flock & pearls
papers are from Forever friends
finished off with the sentiments and card candi

Friday, 7 June 2013

Alyssa shopping


This is shopping Alyssa from Digistamp Boutique
colouring medium is promarkers and prisma pencils
dp is from first edition
lace, flowers, doily and pearls from stash
die cuts are MB and Cheery lynn
sentiments are computer generated

I am entering this card into the digistamp boutique customer competition for June

Wednesday, 5 June 2013

Shopping Alyssa


This is Shopping Alyssa from Digistamp Boutique
colouring medium is promarkers
papers from First Edition
diecuts were free from dies to die for
flower was made with a sizzix die
butterfly button and pearls from stash
sentiments are computer generated

I am entering this card into the following challenge

Tuesday, 4 June 2013

Football Alf


This is today's creation, I made one very similar to this a couple of weeks ago and I got a request from a FB friend to make her one for her brother, so here it is and it's slightly different

The image is from Digistamp Boutique called Football Alf
I have used promarkers, distress ink and prisma pencils 
DP is from FF and Dovecraft
border is a MS punch
twine, button and card candi from stash
football badge from craft cd
sentiments are stamped and the circle one from cuddly buddly

I am entering this card into the June customer competition at Digistamp Boutique

Monday, 3 June 2013

Champagne


Today's card is for an 18th Birthday
The image is by the fab JadeDragonne called Champagne
coloured in with promarkers and prisma pencils
the die cuts are from Sizzix and Cheery Lynn, the butterfly was free from Dies to die for
papers are from First Edition
lace, doily, pearls, flowers, brad and flower ribbon from stash
fimo flowers made by me
sentiment circle from LOTV and bottom one is computer generated

Just Inklined to hop - Let's celebrate birthdays



It's blog hop time at Just Inklined
the theme is Let's celebrate birthdays
you should have arrived from Joyce's blog

My image is called Land Rover from the best of just inklined 2012 cd rom available here
I have coloured with pro markers
the papers are from daisy & dandelion
sentiments are from cuddly buddly and the land is stamped
die cuts are from sizzix
card candi, twine and button from stash

next on the hop is Karen J
Don't forget to leave a comment whilst hopping and you could win a spot prize

this is the hop order for your reference

I do hope you will join us x

Sunday, 2 June 2013

Christening


Today's card
the image is from the best of La Pashe 2012 cd rom available here
the papers are from FF
border is a MS punch
Lace, doily, flower, button and pearls from stash
sentiment from pink petticoat

Saturday, 1 June 2013

Man at work


This is man at work from Just Inklined
fab for Father's day cards
I have coloured with promarkers. distress inks and prisma pencils
papers from papermania
button, twine, charm and card candi from stash
sentiment from cuddly buddly


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