WELCOME TO MY LITTLE PART OF THE WORLD

WELCOME TO MY LITTLE PART OF THE WORLD

Thank you so much for taking the time out to visit my little part of the world. Please feel free to have a look around and leave me a message. You'll be updated monthly if not sooner as to what I've been up to and see what our amazing Design Team Diva's over at our monthly challenge at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 and see what they have created just for you. Thanks so much for looking at my creations which is a special time just for me.
Hugs to everyone
Kathie
xox

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Sunday, 5 June 2022

RED, WHITE AND BLUE


Good morning everyone, it's Sunday morning here in 
New Zealand and our mornings are feeling rather fresh.
Today I'm sharing a card I made for Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2.
This month over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 we have two new sketches as we are celebrating the Platinum Jubilee celebrations for Queen Elizabeth II in the United Kingdom.  So we have the OPTIONAL twist for using Red, White and Blue on and in our cards.  You don't have to join in with this twist to enter it is OPTIONAL  for the challenge.

Here is Sketch # 231
It isn't hard and you don't even need to use dies if you don't have a cutting system.

Don't forget to check out what the rest of the team created for you over at 
Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2.

Challenges I'm Entering:


Card Recipe:

1. Base: White French Linen Card Stock.
2. Coloured Card: Kaisercraft card Navy & Scarlett
3. Design Paper: Red & White was a scrap from my scrap folder
Navy & White Polka Dots Hello Spring 6x6 Pack
4. Image: Fred She Said Cosmos


5. Colour Medium: Copics
6. Tools Used:

7. Dies Used:
Spellbinders Classic Squares Large and Small

                                                  

8. Embellishments:
Gems and ribbon from my stash.


       

9. Inside and the back of the card.


Take care everyone stay safe and happy crafting.
 

Friday, 3 June 2022

LEGO TIME


 Happy Birthday Mason.

Good morning and welcome to my blog.  Today I'm featuring a card I made for an order.  His Grandmother told me he loves LEGO. 
This month over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 we have two new sketches as we are celebrating the Platinum Jubilee celebrations for Queen Elizabeth II in the United Kingdom.  So this month
we have the OPTIONAL twist for using Red, White and Blue on and in our cards.  You don't have to join in with this twist to enter the challenge.

Sketch # 230


Don't forget to check out what the rest of the team created for you over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2.
Challenges I'm Entering:

Card Recipe:


1. Base: White French Linen card stock.
2. Coloured card: Marine and Scarlet by Kaisercard Card Stock.
3. Design Paper:  Gingham Paper which was a digital download.
4. Images: Mo Mannings Party Tots Boy Box and Lego colouring image.

5. Sentiment: LEGO logo downloaded and printed and Happy 5th Birthday with dies.

6. Tools Used:


7. Glossy Accents:  For the Lego, Logo, Childs Hat and Cars on the box
8. Dies Used: Couture Creations Rectangle with inverted corners.
Flower numbers and letter dies.


9. Embellisments: Brads, Ribbon all from my stash.

 


10. Inside and the back of the card:
        


Take care everyone stay safe and happy crafting.

Wednesday, 18 May 2022

HAPPY BIRTHDAY


Good morning/afternoon or evening to where you are in the world.  I'm posting this birthday card I made for my wonderful sister's 70th birthday.  That does make her sound a bit old but it only feels like yesterday we celebrated her 50th birthday and paid for her to jump out of an aeroplane to do a parachute jump, better her than my I would have to say.  She did it and loved every minute of it.
Every year I try and make something a little different for her and this is what I made with this beautiful design paper.

Today I'm entering my card in the following challenges:

Challenges:

Card Recipe:

1. Base: Cream Bazzill Bling
2. Coloured Card: Fire Hearts by Bazzill
3. Design Paper: Trim Craft Botanical Notes

4. Sentiment: Happy Birthday Die unbranded.



5. Tools Used:

6. Dies used:
All dies are unbranded.
             



7. Embellishments:
Ribbon, Pearls and Butterfly are all from my stash.
         


8. Inside and the back of the card.
                      



Take care everyone stay safe and happy crafting.



Monday, 16 May 2022

Think Pink


 Today I'm posting a card I made a while back and have never posted but today I thought it was time.  I made this card for my son's girlfriend for her birthday when they were together.  She loved her card and I was very happy with how it turned out.

A quick look at the inside of the card as well.
I'm going to enter this card in a few challenges.

Challenges I'm Entering:

Card Recipe:
1. Base: White French Linen card stock.
2. Coloured Card: Kasisercraft Candy and Silver card.
3. Design Paper:  By Kaisercraft Cottage Rose 6 1/2 x6 1/2


4. Sentiment: This statement is also from the Kaisercraft Cottage Rose pad.


5. Tools Used: 

6. Die's Used:
5 out of six of the dies are unnamed dies and I also used Spellbinders Tear Drop die.
 




7. Embellishments:
Silver brads, gemstones, and the ribbon which was a perfect match, and the silver corners were all from my stash.  The silver butterflies were made from my butterfly die which I love.  

8. Inside & Back of the card.
9. Handmade Envelope:
                             


Take care everyone stay safe and happy crafting.