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Wednesday, 17 November 2010

Few Creations For you

Go9od Morning on this cold frosty -5!!!yes your right didnt read wrong only a mear MINUS 5!Parky not the word.Well this is my 2nd post today already!Warning long post loads piccies!
Here i have a gift set that i created yeterday.I cant show you items full with Prezzies ,Just incase the person it is for sees it!So here is the finished creations empty!
"Blue Christmas Gift Set"
I just love it when you can recycle things dont you .The tin is yet another coffee tin washed out first ..lolThen i have decorated using Papermania Papers christmas 2010 range.Added this gorgeous Blue Lace from Bunny Zoe Crafts.The Gorjuss Girls decoupage i had left over from a set.So i have added 3d foam pads and glued onto tin with my glue gun .With the tin being round i find it easier to use the gun.The wee beautiful gems are Prima .Ive used exactly the same on the box but before hand sanded it down ,then cut all papers to size distressed the edges with Rangers Faded Blue distress inks.Before sticking to inside and outside of the box.Added same blue lace just love it!and the prima gems.
Close up of decoupage above piccy is the tin and below close up of the box
open
I have added magnets to the inside front so it will close .
These i added before sticking front paper

I hope you like my creations i have entered this into the following Challenges:
Wild Orchard Crafts:Blue Christmas
Crazy 4Challenges: Christmas
ABC Challenge :Holidays
Cute Card Thursday :Anything Goes
StampinRoyality:Patterend Papers
Stamp & Create:Tis the Season

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My second creation is a Christmas Gift tag which i have made as part of a swap.
I have distressed the tag using Tim Holtz distress inks,Fired Brick ,Brushed Corduroy and Pine Needles.
The image was from a swap so i have distressed that with old paper,added some red twin,Kaiser craft pearls.Sentiment all i want for christmas from Kaiser craft "Dear Santa Collection"
Gold Cherub Charm,Red bow made with the bow easy.
I have just realised ive not added the ribbon oops to the tag i will before i swap it.
The Wreath at the top is a brad from last years stash.


I am entering this into the following Challenges:
Tuesday Taggers: Peace,Joy,Love somewhere on your project i have Peace on stamped image.
Spoonful of Sugar:Distressing
Totaly Gorjuss:Traditional; Christmas Colours
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Here is my third creation this morning all these were made yeaterday.
This is my fall tag distressed again with tim holtz inks ,Spiced Marmalade,Dried Marigold,
Rusty Hinge,and lastly Wild Honey.
I have stamped the leaves which is stamp from stampin up,Distressed the tiles spelling Fall.Coloured in the acorns with distressed inks watered down.Then glazed the 2 oak leaves.
Ribbon was from my stash.
I am entering this tag into the challenge:
Papertake Weekly :This week AutumSkies ,Golds,Reds,Browns


I do hope you like all my creations .
If you happen to pop by pleaase leave amessage and will return to visit you.
Thankyou for all your lovely comments about my daughter in previous post.
Yes i am a proud mum after everything she went through.
Have great day stay warm ,keep safe
love n hugs

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Whats on your Work Desk...WOYWW

Good Morning where does the time go Wednesday already....so that means another WOYWW,in other words a chance to snoop at all crafters desks and see what they are up to.Well if your none the wiser pop over to see Julia the boss !here.Been very cold frosty -5 this morning here in Weeting Norfolk.....OMG ..it's Parky.
Now before we get onto my desk i have big favour to ask all you WOYWW crafters/snoopers whatever youd like to be called...lol.As some of you will know my daughter was serverely bullied this year where it ended up us taking her out of school on medical advice from Gp.Thankfully we removed her from that school with the help of our MP.Now loves her new school im so happy as ive got my daughters back smiling,and happy.Regaining there self control.Anyway my eldest Sophie 13 got head hunted for modeling and tv work.She has no been choosen to go into the 3rd round of Teen queen.To get to the finals she has to be in top 2 .She need as many votes as Possible voting started last night ends 30th November.By text Vote if you would like to see more photos and maybe vote by text whihc i thankyou from the bottom of my heart .Then please go to post below here;http://crafts-international.blogspot.com/2010/11/heres-my-news-please-help-if-you-can.html

Now thats over WOYWW well sorry girls messy again today I have been very busy ...lol crafting for christmas .Below is a piccy of some tags ive been creating for a swap.Images i coloured late last night.Also a card that needs finishing touches .But i am awaitng some craft items that i bought on 4th November .Dont you just love it when you go to a craft website see your products there???put em in your basket and it lets you as they are in stock.To find out why after 7 days no craft package arrived ,so emails to ask when i am likely to receive.Reply comes back oh 2 of the items are OutStock...arrrgghhhhh...They werent when i ordered them!!!..Is it just me that hates this if there outta stock why not say that on the Website ?Why give us crafters hope that we will receive soon.....this pees me off big time!is it just me this happens to?I know times are hard but why advertise in STOCK when there not!Ok Moan over for this morning...fuming as just read email ...that would explain why my order hasnt arrived!


Oh now in this piccy i have been a making cd covers to the right of the piccy .Nice crimbo teddies on.Also a recycled cappoccino container waiting to be finished off as too late last night.So will get that finished today,also decorate my 2nd cd cover whihc is just white at present.


It must be Recycle week this week this used to be box with no draws so i have made the draws .I have got it covered now ave to add some decoration .And cover inside the boxes .What is it going to be?Well it is going to be advent box i have wee gifts wrapped up for us all my 2 daughters .O/h and MWAH..As youngest daughter doesnt eat chocolate so this year wed be different.Today have to decorate add some handles and then pop presents in each one .So they have 1-24 wee presents in there draw.I am now just stuck with what to put on the top to decorate so any ideas gratefully received?


This well this is piccy of the mess i left last night ,have moved box so you could see what was in the way.
So today i have only 4 projects that need finishing whihc is good for me....lol
So have a happy Wednesday thanks in advance to anyone who supports my daughter truly grateful it's just so nice to have her back smiling througout everything shes been through this year!
Last but not least please enter my sweet candy loads lovely candy on offer .post will stay at the top of blog until the 12th Dec so please i would love all you WOYWW Ladies to enter be in with a chance to win some crafty christmas goodies and distress inks.
Thanks for all the messages last week first week back managed to get round you all....Wow took some time but i did it!
Have fab day keep warm and safe and till next week ."Happy Crafting"


Love n hugs

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