Saturday, 18 November 2017

Valentine Moments - Digi Designs Challenge

Hi Everyone,

It is time for a new challenge at
Digi Designs Challenge Blog
and the Theme is Things with wings, tails and/or feathers.

Make sure you go over to Di's Digi Stamps and take a look at Di's beautiful Digital Stamps.  

Now here is my card
using Valentine Moments digital stamp.
Coloured with Copic Sketch Markers.





Sentiment: LOTV Sentiment Tag. Dies: Memory Box Stitched Circle and Heart Tree. Leane Creatif Blossom. Poppy Crafts Bow. Ultimate Crafts Mini Sprigs. Cheery Lynn Designs Felicty Tiny Doily. Marianne Design Bird and Ivy. I used Stickles, Distress Ink Vintage Photo and Acrylic Paint on the Image and Dies.

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Emerald City Crafts Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Creative Ladybirds Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Crafts Galore Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Alphabet Challenge Blog.  Theme:  R For Roses.
Crafty Girls Creations Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Crafty Animals Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Classic Design Team Open Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Artistic Inspirations Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Deep Ocean Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Things With Wings.
Inspiration Destination Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.

Thank you for visiting me, I always appreciate you taking the time to leave a lovely comment.

Anet x

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Christmas Shy and Mouse - Sasayaki Glitter

Hi Everyone, I want to share some Sasayaki Glitter inspiration with you today.

Now here is my card
using Christmas Shy and Mouse.
Coloured with Copic Sketch Markers.




Sentiment: LOTV Christmas Sentiment Tag. Dies: Memory Box Stitched Circle, Finnegan Fronds and Precious Bells. Poppy Crafts Bow. Marianne Design Mini Poinsettias. Find It Trading Amy Design Poinsettia Corner. Presscut Smaller Circle Nesting. I used Stickles on the image and dies.

Do not forget to take a look at Sasayaki Glitter Challenge Blog to check out the fabulous DT Members inspiration cards.

If you are looking for more Sasayaki Glitter Inspiration please visit us on our Pinterest Page.


We would also love for you to join us on our Facebook Page.


I would like to enter the following challenges:

Crafty Friends Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Christmas.
Copic Markers Sverige Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Christmas Card.
The Crafty Addicts Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes Christmas.
Cardz 4 Guyz Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Oh Christmas Tree.
Craft Rocket Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Christmas Is Coming.
The 12 Months Of Christmas Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes Christmas.
2 Crafty Critter Crazies Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Animal Friends Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Christmas.
Do All Kreatives Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Christmas Time.
Crafty Animals Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.

Thank you for visiting me, I always appreciate you taking the time to leave a lovely comment.

Anet x

Thursday, 9 November 2017

Christmas Lantern - The Digi Bells Inspiration

Hi Everyone, I made a Christmas card using Christmas Lantern digital stamp found at Elisabeth Bell Designs Store

Now here is my card
using Christmas Lantern.
Coloured it with Copic Sketch Markers.



Sentiment: LOTV Christmas Sentiment Tag. Dies: Memory Box Precious Stars. Poppy Crafts Bow. Impression Obsession Small Snowflake Set. I used Stickles on the image and dies.

I would like to enter the following challenges:

The 12 Months Of Christmas Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes Christmas.
The Crafty Addicts Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes Christmas.
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Crafty Friends Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Christmas.
Do All Kreatives Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Christmas Time.
Copic Markers Sverige Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Christmas Card.
Fab 'n Funky Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Gorgeous Gingham.
Beccy's Place Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Day 9 "H" (Holly leaves).
Crafting By Designs Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Winter Sparkle.
Inspiration Destination Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.

Thank you for visiting me, I always appreciate you taking the time to leave a lovely comment.

Anet x

Monday, 6 November 2017

Vintage Carollers - The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge

Hi Everyone,

It is time for a new challenge at
and the theme is Anything Goes.
You can find all Christine's beautiful images here.

Now here is my gift bag
using Vintage Carollers Stamps.
Coloured with Copic Sketch Markers.



Sentiment: LOTV Sentiment Tag. Dies: Memory Box Precious Bells and Stitched Circle. Marianne Design Mini Poinsettias, Ivy and Pine Tree. Find It Trading Poinsettia Corner. I used Liquid Pearls, Vintage Photo Distress Ink and Stickles on the image and dies. Designer Paper: LOTV Classic Christmas Collection.

We would also love for you to join us on our The Paper Nest Dolls Facebook Page.


I would like to enter the following challenges:

The Crafty Addicts Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes Christmas.
Copic Markers Sverige Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Christmas Card.
Deep Ocean Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Inspired by a Song/Movie (Christmas Carols Song).
Crafty Friends Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Christmas.
Creative Inspirations Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Sparkle.
Craft Rocket Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Christmas Is Coming.
The 12 Months Of Christmas Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes Christmas.
Do All Kreatives Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Christmas Time.
Crafting From The Heart Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Dream Valley Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Add A Sentiment.
Beccy's Place Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Day 8 "G".

Thank you for visiting me, I always appreciate you taking the time to leave a lovely comment.

Anet x

Saturday, 4 November 2017

Izzy's Puppy Love - Digi Designs Challenge

Hi Everyone,

It is time for a new challenge at
Digi Designs Challenge Blog
and the Theme is Monochrome.

Make sure you go over to Di's Digi Stamps and take a look at Di's beautiful Digital Stamps.  

Now here is my card
using Izzy's Puppy Love digital stamp.
Coloured with Copic Sketch Markers.





Dies: Leane Creatif Blossoms. Ultimate Crafts Mini Sprigs. MFT  Butterflies. Couture Creations Doily. Vintage Photo Distress Ink. Pink and Pearl Metallic Acrylic Paint. I used Stampendous Shabby White Embossing Enamel and Molotow white pen on the image.

I would like to enter the following challenges:

A Snowflake Promise Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
World Wide Open Design Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Simply Papercraft Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Artistic Inspirations Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Crafting By Designs Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
The Paper Shelter Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Digital Delight.
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.

Thank you for visiting me, I always appreciate you taking the time to leave a lovely comment.

Anet x

Wednesday, 1 November 2017

Gingerbread Ellie - Christmas Cards All Year Round

Hi Everyone,

It is time for a new challenge at
Christmas Cards All Year Round 
and the theme is Candy or Gingerbread.

Now here is my card
using Gingerbread Ellie Stamp 
found at The Paper Nest Dolls.
Coloured with Copic Sketch Markers.





Sentiment: LOTV Sentiment Tag. Dies: Memory Box Precious Stars and Batch Of Gingerbread. Marianne Design Mini Poinsettias and Pine Tree. Find It Trading Poinsettia Corner. Vintage Photo Distress Ink. I used Stampendous Shabby White Embossing Enamel on the image.

I would like to enter the following challenges:

World Wide Open Design Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Sweet Stampin Christmas Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Lemon Shortbread Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Crafty Creations Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Simply Papercraft Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Crafting From The Heart Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Artistic Inspirations Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Anything Goes.
Deep Ocean Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Inspired by a Song/Movie (The Gingerbread Man Song).
Crafty Sentiments Designs Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Use Your Favourite Stamp/Image.
Beccy's Place Challenge Blog.  Theme:  November Challenge.

Thank you for visiting me, I always appreciate you taking the time to leave a lovely comment.

Anet x

Thursday, 26 October 2017

Couture Creations 2017/18 Design Team Audition

Hi Everyone,

I want to share four projects I made for the Couture Creations 2017/18 Design Team Audition.  I am excited about the possibility to become part of their design team.

I love using Couture Creations and Ultimate Crafts products. The Couture Creations embossing folders creates beautiful texture and the dies just die-cut beautifully.

When I first started making cards my first purchase was Couture Creations dies and embossing folders and I am still fond of using them om my cards on a regular basis.

Now here is my cards

Card 1 - A Little Birdie Told Me

To create this card I used pattern paper, Couture Creations Embossing Folder, Couture Creations and Ultimate Crafts Dies and Ultimate Crafts Stamps.


Material List:
  • Couture Creations Fresh & Fun Magical Embossing Folder
  • Couture Creations Blossom Yarn Doily Die
  • Couture Creations Circle Die
  • Couture Creations Scallop Oval Die
  • Ultimate Crafts Mini Sprigs Die
  • Ultimate Crafts L'aquarelle Designs - Spread your wings Stamp
  • Copic Sketch Markers
  • Distress Ink: Vintage Photo, Tattered Rose, Old Paper and Antique Linen
  • Gold and Pearl Acrylic Metallic Paint
  • Tim Holtz Lace Stencil
  • Finnabair Modelling Paste 

Stamp stamps onto blender card. Colour and fussy cut. Cut pattern paper and use distress ink around edges.

Die-cut a white cardstock circle and emboss. Colour with distress ink and metallic paint. Die-cut a white cardstock doily and use distress ink around doily.

Die-cut sprigs and paint with metallic paint. Die-cut a white cardstock scallop oval and stamp sentiment. Use stencil and modeling paste to create texture.
Card 2 - Hello

I created a mixed media card using Couture Creations Embossing Folder, Couture Creations and Ultimate Crafts Dies, Ultimate Crafts Stamps and different mediums.


Material List:
  • Couture Creations Houndstooth Embossing Folder
  • Couture Creations Circle Die
  • Ultimate Crafts Mini Sprigs Die
  • Ultimate Crafts L'aquarelle Designs - Definitions Stamp
  • Ultimate Crafts L'aquarelle Designs - Spread your wings Stamp
  • Copic Sketch Markers
  • Distress Ink: Faded Jeans, Vintage Photo, Old Paper and Antique Linen
  • Silver Acrylic Metallic Paint
  • MFT Fishtail Die
  • Tim Holtz Latticework Stencil
  • Natural Twine
  • Finnabair Clear Gesso
  • Finnabair Modelling Paste 


Stamp dragonfly onto blender card. Colour and fussy cut. Emboss white cardstock. Colour with distress ink and metallic paint.

Die-cut a white cardstock circle and stamp script. Colour with distress ink. Stencil circle with modelling paste.  Use metallic paint over texture.

Die-cut sprigs and paint with metallic paint. Die-cut a white cardstock fishtail and colour with distress ink and metallic paint. Use distress ink on all the edges.

Card 3 - Let's Celebrate

I created a mixed media card using Couture Creations Embossing Folder, Ultimate Crafts Stamps, Couture Creations and Ultimate Crafts Dies and different mediums.

Material List:
  • Couture Creations Gift Wrapping Intrinsic Embossing Folder
  • Couture Creations Scalloped Rectangle
  • Ultimate Crafts Mini Sprigs Die
  • Ultimate Crafts L'aquarelle Designs - You Are Beautiful Inside Stamp
  • Ultimate Crafts L'aquarelle Designs - Spread your wings Stamp
  • Copic Sketch Markers
  • Distress Ink: Tattered Rose, Old Paper and Vintage Photo
  • Pearl and Gold Acrylic Metallic Paint
  • Natural Twine
  • Finnabair Clear and Black Gesso
  • Ranger Gold Stickles

Stamp flowers and butterfly onto blender card. Colour and fussy cut. Emboss white cardstock. Colour with distress ink and metallic paint.

Stamp postcard stamp on mixed media cardstock.  Add gesso and colour with distress ink. Add black gesso circles randomly.

Stamp sentiment on white cardstock. Colour with distress ink and metallic paint. Die-cut sprigs and paint with metallic paint. Use distress ink on all the edges.

Card 4 - Let's Get Nautical

For this card I wanted to incorporate mixed media with dies.


Material List:
  • Darkroom Door Woodgrain Stamp
  • LOTV Sentiment Tag.
  • Dies: Cottage Cutz Rope Ladder and Pelican. MFT Let's Get Nautical. Marianne Design Creatables Sea Shells. Elizabeth Crafts Ropes.
  • Finnabair Clear and Black Gesso
  • Gold Acrylic Metallic Paint
  • Tim Holtz Bubble Stencil.
  • Distress Ink: Vintage Photo, Fade Jeans, Broken China, Wild Honey, Antique Linen and Stormy Sky.
  • Ranger Gold Stickles.

Stamp background stamp and colour with distress ink. Die-cut dies and stamp with background stamp. Colour with distress ink.

Use stencil and modelling paste in different corners.  Randomly use bubble wrap, Gesso and Metallic Paint. Use distress ink on all the edges.

I hope you like my cards and I am holding my thumbs that I would be so lucky to be chosen to join Couture Creations wonderful Design Team.

Thank you for visiting me, I always appreciate you taking the time to leave a lovely comment.

Anet x

Monday, 23 October 2017

Little Witch With Broom - The Digi Bells Inspiration

Hi Everyone, I made a card using Little Witch with broom digital stamp found at Elisabeth Bell Designs Store

Now here is my card
using Little Witch with broom.
Coloured it with Copic Sketch Markers.



Sentiment: Hero Arts Happy Halloween. Dies: Memory Box Stitched Farm Pumpkins and Creepy Web. MFT Woodgrain Fence. Scrap Dragon Oval Stitched. Cottage Cutz Mini Frog. Distress Ink Vild Honey and Vintage Photo.

I would like to enter the following challenges:

Brown Sugar Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Orange, Brown and Green.
Come and Get It Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Add A Pumpkin.
My Time To Craft Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Halloween.
Make My Monday Challenge Blog.  Theme:  I Put A Spell On You.
Crafty Cardmakers Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Spooky.
Creative Inspirations Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Autumn/Halloween.
Alphabet Challenge Blog.  Theme:  P For Pumpkins.
A Gem Of A Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Halloween.
Deep Ocean Challenge Blog.   Theme:  Halloween.
Sweet Stampin Challenge Blog.  Theme:  Bingo Board For Halloween (Cobwebs, Sentiment and Witch).

Thank you for visiting me, I always appreciate you taking the time to leave a lovely comment.

Anet x
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