Tuesday, 23 February 2010

More Cards,More Challenges

Good Morning all well im hoping after yesterday's weather here snowed from 5.30am until 2.30pm then by 6pm all gone!!!Wow the weather lately seems to be going crazy.mind im not complaining as with the girls back to school i had some time to rest relax and craft.Today i have 4 creations to show case you.
This first one is a Friendship Card and im pleased with the way it turned out as started off doing something totaly
The Main Design Papers i have used are from Home on the Range Horsen around.Basically it went well with the style of card i wanted .I then founs some old music sheet and distressed that.
Got my wonderful Magnolias out from the Ceiling Range oh just can't get enough of these beauties,masked them so tilda noble is sitting on the piano,coloured with copics.
Added cream lace embroidered,Brown stunning lace ,Drop of crystal pearl clusters,Prima flowers and Kasier Craft Cream and fawn pearls.The sentiment from an rak which i have also distressed.
I have entered this into the following challenges;
CraftyPad:Colour Combo Brown, Blue and Cream or White.
Tuesday Taggers:Getting Messy...distressing the sheet of music.This weeks Sponsor is ;
The CRAFT BARN go take look and join in fab prize to be had.
Spoonful of Sugar:Distressing,
Allsorts Challenge;Tickets,Tags,Labels this is my1st Entry

"Easter Blessings"

I have been busy making cards for commission with Easter slowly creeping upon us ,I had an order for some easter cards .All proceeds to My Alzheimers Fund Raising.
This card i have done using the sketch whihc is this weeks Challenge over at;
Sunday Sketch & Stamp;Loved working with this sketch.
Peachy Keen Stamps Challenge;Recipe,Must contain green and yellow anywhere on the project
Must have a 3-dimensional element on the project (could be an image popped out, embellishment, ribbon, etc.)
Must contain a stamped image.
Ive used my Easter papers from last years left overs
From "The Easter DesignCollection From Flair designs"
The image is From Peachy Keen stamps clooured with copics.Flowers from prima &Wild Orchard Crafts.The circles cut with sizzix clear scalloped round circle,Sentiments SU,and have used SU Scalloped and Oval punch.
Daffodils from crafty stash.Hope you like my take on both your challenges.

Get well wishes

The next card im gonna show case is a "Get Well Card"Using Papers from the Kaiser Craft "Sublime Collection"i just love the colour combo of Lime Green & Black.The Image is Victoria Case Designs coloured with copics.The tag punched out with SU circle punch,sentiment Get well soon stamped on.Flowers from Prima,Brads queen &co.the beautiful Black Flower Lace from angel Crafts,Gem drops in all 4 corners from my stash.
I am entering this card into the following challenges;
Pile it On Challenge;Get well Wishes
Allsorts Challenge;Tags,Tickets or Labels Entry 2
Totaly Paper Crafts: Lots of Spots

Pepper & Friends Birthday Card

This last i have for you today is made from the "Pepper and Friends collection and was ideal for this challenge over at
So Out came my Forever Friends Design Paper and fist of all made the A%card and used my clear sizzix die scalloped Circle to make in the middle of the card .I then used Chipboard of Pepper and stuck to apop spring from papermania to make it stand out.
Then covered the card added Prima and wild orchard Flowers a wee butterflie and 2 more pepper and friends chipboard embellishments.Sentiment says Happy Birthday from craft stash .so no stamping in sight!Hope you like my take on your fab challenge and it was a challenge as at first thought what am i going to do!!

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Arianne said...

Great cards!
Thanks for joining our challenge at SS&S.

Hugs, Arianne
SS&S team

JulyeB said...

You've made some beautiful cards and the magnolia is so cute sat on her piano and the little bunny too, no I won't itemise each card as they are all beautiful and what a busy bee you've been Hugs Julye

Jules said...

Hi Jude

Wow .. .. you have certainly been very, very busy!!!

I love what you have done with your very first card.

The distressed music sheet alongside your image is brilliant. So many beautiful embellishments too!

Thank you for playing along with my challenge at Allsorts this week.

Love Jules xx

Saskia said...

Great to see your work at Rosie-D's Challenge! Thanks for joining us and good luck!

Saskia :)

Avril Ann said...

OMG Jude, you have been a busy bee, love all your projects, and you are in 1st at Tuesday Taggers this week...remember to post a wee link to the Craft Barn, to be in with a chance to win the voucher, good luck with all your challenges and thanks for playing along at Tuesday Taggers this week. Hugs Avril xxx

Craftyanny said...

You'[ve been a busy bee Jude. A gorgeous selection there, thanks for joining us on Totally Papercrafts
Anne x

xxNikkixx said...

Gorgeous cards Jude....thanks for joining us at Tuesday taggers this week.....hugs Nikki xxx

Catherine said...

Thank you for joining us at Cupcake Craft ! Your Friendship card is so beautiful ! Love the distressed look and your embellishments are out of this world ! Just perfect ! Smiles from Catherine

Sue said...

Hi Jude
cor what a lovely selection of cards you have made, luv the yellow & black so striking,thank you for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week, hope to see you next week, sue.x

Debbie said...

Hi Jude- what a lovely set of cards you have made. :) Love your take on The Crafty Pad colour combo challenge. Thanks for playing with us. :) :) :)

Hope you are well

xxDebbie The Crafty pad

brenda said...

Hi Jude

Looks like you made the most of being inside in the snowy weather, what a gr eat collection of cards.

Thank you for joining us at Rosie D's and Allsorts challenges.

B x

sugar n spice said...

They are all lovely cards Jude, I particularly love the Tilda one, such an adorable image. Hugs Suzi x

Cheryl said...

wow this is gorjus hun love both cards but the first one is bril you have done a great job with the distressing hun looks brilliant hugs cheryl xxxxxxxx

Mervi said...

Lovely card, beautiful colours. Thanks for joining in with us at Rosie D's, good luck;-))m

My Creative Time said...

Wow you are quick!!!! Love your cards!
Thanks for joining us @ Peachy Keen!

Donna said...

This is such a delightful and pretty card...thanks for joining us at Cupcake :) Donna x

Janice W. said...

What lovely cards! You sure have been busy! Your Peachy Keen bunny is so darn cute! It is so kind that you donate proceeds to your Alzheimers fund raising. Thanks so much for playing along with us at PKS!

PatR said...

What a busy little bee, well done and thanks for playing along with TT this week.
Pat xx

KathyJ Peachy Keen Stamps said...

Great cards and OH MY you are fast! :)THANK you for playing along with us at Peachy Keen Stamps!

Dragonlady said...

Hi Jude

Fab cards hun, lucky you having all that time to craft - only another two years to go and I will get at least two days to myself for a while!!!!

Hugs Ali x

Zoechaos said...

Oh my you have been busy and such lovely cards, doubtless you had a messy time with the background but you'd never know seeing the result. Thank you for joining with us at TT this week.

Pat said...

Super cards, you have been busy. Thanks for joining in at The Crafty Pad this week, love the image on your entry.

Pat xx

Stempeltiger said...

Your cards are very beautiful Jude!

Thank you for joining us at Fun with Shapes and more.

Hugs, Swantje

sugar n spice said...

Hi Jude, gorgeous card for our challenge over at The Crafty Pad this week, just adore that Tilda image. Thanks for joining us this week. Good luck in the draw.
Hugs Suzi xx

maxine said...

Lovely cards Jude thanks for joining us at the crafty pad this week.

Tracy said...

Great entry for Rosie-D's challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Sally H said...

Wonderful card, Jude! Thanks for sharing with us at TT this week!

Anonymous said...

So many beautiful creations! The vignette teasers are a neat effect. Thanks for getting messy with us at TT this week!

Aud Kirsten said...

Wow, you have been busy! Great cards:) Thanks for joining us at SSC this week:o)

Mimiko said...

So many lovely cards :)
Thanks for joining us at SS&S.
Mira =)

Liza said...

Great work. Thanks for joining us at SSC.

Liza x

Viv said...

Gorgeous crop of cards Jude! Thanks for playing along with us at Peachy Keen. Good luck! Viv xx

Teri said...

Man - you have been a busy bunny!
Loving all these cards hun.
Thanks for sharing at Tuesday Taggers this week, hope to see you next time too.
Teri xx

Michelle said...

Fab stamping, great colours a perfect entry. Thanks for getting messy with TT this week.
x Michelle

Sprytebyrd said...

Wonderful cards!
Thanks so much for joining us at Stamptacular Sunday! ♥
Dee (Spryte)

Carol<>< said...

love them all!

Carolyn said...

Great cards. Love the circle punches. Thanks for joining in at SSC.
Hugs xx

Kirsten said...

fabulous selection of cards...x

Thanks for joining us this week at allsorts hugs kirsten...x

Tanja said...

Lovely cards! You're very busy :)

Thanks for joining us at Pile it on!

Have a great weekend, Hugs Tanja

Biscuitlid said...

Wow such a lovely set of creations.

Thanks so much for playing along at Cupcake this week

Rosie (Freycob) said...

Ooh, such a sassy card!

Thanks for joining us at Rosie D's this week. We hope to see you again soon!



Viv said...

Great set of cards Jude! Thanks for playing along with us at peachy Keen. Good luck! Viv xx

Lorie said...

Whoa! What a busy lady you've been! You have an amazing line up of cards!! Thanks for playing along with the PKS challenge!