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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 Mo's Dream Team and Lili of the valley. 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

Saturday, 30 April 2016

Two Teddy Bears for Cuddly Buddly


Hi me lovelies
I have my inspiration card to share for Cuddly Buddly
I have used two teddy bears available here
the papers are called wee ones lavender field
die cut flowers from Marianne Designs
the matting dies are also from Marianne Designs Anjas squares
I've used my Spectrum Noir alcohol pens 
HB1 - EB1 - EB2 - EB3 - 98 - 102 & BLENDER


Gone Fishing


I'm sharing some LOTV cuteness 
This fab stamp is called Gone Fishing 
papers also from LOTv but no longer available to buy
cloud dies from MFT dienamics
square dies from Tonic

coloured with Spectrum Noir alcohol pens
EB1 - LY1 - TB1 - DR1 - BT1 - IG1 - DG2 - EB2 - DG3 - TN3 - FS1 - FS4
And Spectrum Noir blendable pencils 
70 - 108 - 110 - 120

thanks for stopping by xx

Friday, 29 April 2016

Starry Birthday


I have a CAS birthday card to share 
I picked this die up in the Crafters Companion sale, it's available here
I've used Kraft card 
backing paper from Docrafts
pearls from stash xx

thanks for stopping by xx

Moonbeam Meadow


I just love Moonbeam meadow, it's one of my fav ever cd roms
this is one of the frame cards
I've added a sentiment and used my Ivy die and a flower to finish off

thanks for stopping by 

Thursday, 28 April 2016

Welcome Baby


Hi peeps
I'm sharing my card designed for Cuddly Buddly
I have used Baby clothes
and the papers are called wee ones frosting
I used a silhouette file for the border called welcome baby sentiment
I have used my Spectrum Noir alcohol pens to colour 
PP1 - PP2 - LY2 - LY3 -EB1 - EB2
pearls and heart from stash

To a special sister


I have a fresh card to share today
I've used bright papers from LOTV and the topper is from Hunkydory
flowers, lace and ribbon from stash

thanks for stopping by xx

Wednesday, 27 April 2016

Moonbeam Meadow


Hi I'm back with another card
matted on to Kraft card 
and I've used my snow textures elements embossing folder
sentiments from hunkydory and LOTV
pearls from stash

thanks for stopping by xx

Happy 50th Birthday


I have been asked to make a lot of 50th birthday cards this month
I just love these Hunkydory little books
they are so handy for quick cards
papers from LOTV
flowers from stash

thanks for stopping by xx



Tuesday, 26 April 2016

CAS


I had a day playing with my silhouette
I don't use it often enough but that's going to change
I've kept it CAS and added some sequins

thanks for stopping by xx

Special Lady


Hi peeps
I've made a card using a Debbi Moore card kit I bought in the sale
some nice images in it
I've used MFT dienamics & Crea'lies dies to matt and layer

thanks for stopping by xx

Monday, 25 April 2016

Spiderman


Hi me lovelies
I am sharing a commissioned card today
for a boy who loves the marvel characters
I've used this fab topper from Pink gem designs available here
backing papers from Etsy 
bottom sentiment is computer generated
spider die is from ebay
number 4 cut on my portrait

thanks for stopping by xx

Sunday, 24 April 2016

Dino Birthday


Hi peeps
I'm back and I've been playing with my silhouette
just love files like this 
they make such quick cards

thanks for stopping by xx

XOXO for Mo's Dream Team


Hi peeps 
I have my inspiration for Mo's Dream team today
This little cutie is XOXO available here
I've used my Spectrum Noir pens & pencils to colour

TB1 - FS1 - FS4 - TN3 - CT2 - CG2 
17 - 20 - 59 - 66 - 71 - 89 - 116 - 120

thanks for stopping by xx

Saturday, 23 April 2016

Baking


I'm trying to get through my Hunkydory kits
these are so easy to put together and that's the beauty of them
scallop die is from tattered lace

thanks for stopping by xx

Friday, 22 April 2016

bunny wishes


hi peeps
I'm sharing a card made with an image recycled from a card I received
I just couldn't throw it away :)
papers from LOTV
dies from Crealies
sentiment from crafters companion

thanks for stopping by xx

Thursday, 21 April 2016

Cheers


Hello
I am sharing a 21st birthday card today
I've used my male camden town cd rom for this one 
sentiment is computer generated
numbers cut on my portrait
card candi from stash

thanks for stopping by xx

May blog hop for Mo's Dream Team




Hi peeps
it's blog hop time at Mo's and the theme is Die cutting chosen by Alice


I have used Big Guy's garden available here

you should have arrived from Julie's blog

here's the hop in order

  Alice Vili - Anneke - Kaly Gretha - Julie - Gaynor - Debby - Lou - Hellen - Becky

and back to the Dream Team Blog here

there will be 2 fab $5 gift vouchers to spend in the shop 
the winners will be chosen from the comments so don't forget to comment on everyone in the hop.

thanks for stopping by enjoy hopping

Wednesday, 20 April 2016

Moonbeam Meadow


Hi peeps
I have a sweet Moonbeam Meadow card to share today
I've used ditzy floral embossing folder
pearls from stash

thanks for stopping by xx

Tuesday, 19 April 2016

Moonbeam Meadow


Hi friends
I've been playing with my Moonbeam Meadow Cd rom
this is one of the card companions
I've used ditzy floral embossing folder
and Kraft card to matt 
finished off with flowers and pearls

thanks for stopping by xx

Pink Bunny for Sugar Nellie



Hi me lovelies
I'm sharing my inspiration for Sugar Nellie today
I have used a Scrapberry stamp called Pink Bunny available here



I used dies from Tonic
pearls, ribbon and lace from stash
circle sentiment from LOTV
coloured in with Spectrum Noir Pencils

34 - 37 - 42 - 61 - 62 - 63 -112 - 114 - 116

thanks for stopping by xx




Monday, 18 April 2016

Gone Fishin!


hi crafty friends
I've got a fellas card to share
the image is from La Pashe's Big one cd rom
I've kept it CAS

thanks for stopping by xx

Birthday fairy


I have a cute little fairy to share today
this is Birthday fairy from LOTV
which is a topper from the LOTV Ebay outlet store
papers from my scrap box
sentiments are computer generated
hearts and pearls from stash

thanks for stopping by xx

Sunday, 17 April 2016

Bunny & Butterfly


Hi friends
I have a cute creation to share
this stamp is called Bunny & Butterfly from WRS
I've used Joy stamping linen and coloured with my Spectrum Noir pens
 IG1 - IG2 - IG3 - TB1 - TB3 -CT1 - CT4 - OR1 - EB1 - EB2 - HB1 - PL2 - LV1 - CR2 - LG3

thanks for stopping by


Ride with me


Hi peeps
I'm sharing a commissioned card today
This stamp is called Ride with me from Lotv
papers also from LOTV
border is a cheery lynn die
coloured in with Spectrum Noir pens and pencils 

FS1 - FS4 - FS3 - TN3 - CR1 - IG3 - IG6 - CT1 - EB1 - GB8
59 - 89 - 108 - 110 - 119 - 120

Thanks for stopping by xx

Saturday, 16 April 2016

Mimi the mermaid


Evening crafty friends
I'm sharing a sea themed card 
The stamp is from Penny Black called Mimi the mermaid
die cut is from Tonic
papers from SLK paper pad

watercolour card - Spectrum Noir Aquablend pencils Persimmon - red berry - spinach - deep forest - coral - straw - squash - nutmeg - fig - parakeet Spectrum Noir Aua pens Moss - sunset - crimson - amber - aqua marine - sea green 

thanks for stopping by xx

Stamp it Saturday


Hi everyone
I am sharing a make for Stamp it saturday using a Penny Black stamp 40-212 explorer
and also available as a digi from Mo's called Adventure Guy
I've coloured with my Spectrum Noir pencils onto Kraft CS
sentiment from cats life press

1 - 5 - 8 - 25 - 33 - 46 - 59 - 61 - 70 - 84 - 89 - 107 - 110 - 115 - 119 - 120

thanks for stopping by xx

Friday, 15 April 2016

Golf


I have another car card to share today
this is Wacky wheelz Golf from La Pashe
backing paper from the big one cd rom 
sentiments are computer generated

stars from stash 
xx 

Thursday, 14 April 2016

happy fathers day


Hi me lovelies
I have a fathers day card to share today
I've used a topper from Kanban
Brick embossing folder from crafters companion
letters are a Memory box die
water can clay made by me
top sentiment from Hunkydory

thanks for stopping by xx

Wednesday, 13 April 2016

floral birthday


Hi me lovelies I've been playing with my Sugar & Spice cd rom again
I've matted to Craft card
embellishments from stash

thanks for stopping by xx

Tuesday, 12 April 2016

Sent with love for Sugar Nellie


Hi me lovelies
I am sharing a sweet Gorjuss girl today 
this cutie is called Sent with love available here



I've used memory box and MFT dienamics dies
coloured in with my Spectrum Noir pens and pencils

FS1 - FS4 - TN3 - PP1 - TN1
32 - 40 - 87 - 89 - 108 - 120

Thank you so much for stopping by  xx

Monday, 11 April 2016

Blue Tits


Hi me lovelies
I have a commissioned card to share
I've used a hunkydory topper from the little book of spring
papers from LOTV
clay watercan and butterfly made by me
sentiment is computer generated

thanks for stopping by xx

Sunday, 10 April 2016

Ben for Mo's dream team


Hi peeps
I have a sweet boys card to share today
this is Ben available here 
I've used MFT dienamics dies to mat & layer
coloured with my Spectrum Noir pens & Pencils 

OR1 - FS1 - FS4 - TN3 - IG2 - CG2 - CT3 - EB1 
59 - 66 - 84 - 89 - 93 - 94 - 107 - 108 - 110 - 115 - 120

Thanks for stopping by xx

Saturday, 9 April 2016

Cupcake


I have made another card from my free hunkydory kit
I'm trying to build my stash up to sell at work for a bit of spendos 
Really love how this one turned out xx

Friday, 8 April 2016

Happy Birthday Mum


I have a 70th Birthday card to share today
I have used my Kimono cd rom and paper pad
sentiments computer generated
ribbon and pearls from stash xx

Thursday, 7 April 2016

Beagle


Hi me lovelies
I have a cute dog to share today
this beagle topper sheet is from La Pashe
paper from First edition
sentiment is computer generated

thanks for stopping by xx

Wednesday, 6 April 2016

Cupcake


Hi peeps 
I have a CAS card to share today
I've used a free Hunkydory kit 
Tattered lace scallop circles
I made the clay roses and sprayed them with pearl diamond spray & sparkle

thanks for stopping by xx

Beer


I have a card for a beer lover today
topper i have used is from Hunkydory
papers from LOTV
sentiments from La pashe and cuddly buddly
thanks for stopping by xx

Tuesday, 5 April 2016

Catch a falling star for Sugar Nellie


Hi peeps I have my DT card to share today
this fab stamp from Leanne Ellis is called Catch a falling star available here


I've coloured with my Spectrum Noir Pens and pencils

FS1 - FS4 - TN3 - EB1 - CT2 - CG3 - PP2 
18 - 21 - 42 - 47 - 89 - 108 - 110 - 120

thanks for stopping by today xx


Monday, 4 April 2016

Milton with Daffodil


Hi peeps
I have a cute spring bear to share today
this is Milton with Daffodil
coloured with Spectrum Noir pens and pencils
OR1 - CT1 - EB1 - EB2 - LG5
15 - 20 - 21 - 24 - 59 - 108 - 110 - 120

papers, lace, twine, pearls from stash
butterflies made by me using clay
sentiment from Hunkydory 

thanks for stopping by xx

Sunday, 3 April 2016

Happy Birthday Husband


Hi peeps
this is a card I made for one of my lovely customers
The topper is from Hunkydory
papers from LOTV
sentiments computer generated
dew drops from stash

thanks for stopping by xx

Saturday, 2 April 2016

Happy 50th Birthday


I have a 50th Birthday card to share today
I have used my Kimono cd rom 
and papers from the paper pad
matted to black card 
sentiment is computer generated

thanks for stopping by xx


Friday, 1 April 2016

LOTV challenge for April


Hello lovely peeps
We have a brand new challenge at LOTV for April
the theme is to use colours for April - use at least 3 of the 5 -Aqua, Pink, Red, Ivory, Lilac 
I have used Pink, lilac and aqua
I've used stamp New hat available here
sentiments also from LOTV available here
papers are from Pink petticoat
bottom die from crealies
shaped die from Spellbinders
flowers and pearls from stash
I have coloured with my SN aqua blend pencils on watercolour card 
Squash - Aqua - Hyacinth - Petunia - Watermelon - Gravel

thanks for stopping by 
I do hope you will join in xx

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