Wednesday, 1 December 2010

Christmas Paper Bag Album Completed

"Christmas 2010 Paper Bag Album 8x8"

Well as promised alot of you WOYWWERS and other Bloggers here's my Finished Album.
Whihc will be flying it's way over to Switzerland when the customer picks up on Saturday.So hope she likes it and not disappointed!She requested Christmas Family Album .
Now i have used Ribbons from Wild Orchard crafts,Craft Barn,Quixotix Paperie.and some from my stash that ive received in Rak's and swaps.The papers are MME Holly jolly as well as Memory Box,and Kaiser Craft.The images are tildas various all inked with copics.I have also used distress inks ,Old paper ,antique Linen,Brushed Corduroy,Fired Brick,Pine well as Memento Black.All brads and gems are from my stash from last year a couple from Kaiser craft this year.
I would like to enter this into the following challenges:
Polycraft Challenge:Chipboard ...Numbers on front cover and other pieces throughout the album.
Christmas Cards All Year Round Monthly:Santa pages 5 &12(2 Entries)
Sundays with Crissy:Red ,Green &Gold
Tip top Tuesday:Anything goes
Wild Orchard Crafts:Old Fashioned Christmas..Layout pages 2&3
Tuesday Taggers:Jolly old St Nick...Back Page of album
Cute & Girly:Children
Lets craft & Create:Anything goes
Reasonable Ribbon:Anything But a card Winter Theme
Front Cover of Album ....
This is a duplicate of a christmas card i made a while ago .Never make the same card twice .The lady who wants this album bought the christmas card to match.So this is a first for me to do same layout exact for second time.
Pages 2 & 3
"Twas the Night Before Christmas"

Pages 3 & 4
"Celebrate with Family"

Pages 5 &6

Pages 7 & 8
"Tis The Season For Christmas Cheer"
Page 10 &11
"Under The Mistle Toe"
Memory fold out Album
Page 10
Showing lift up compartment shows pocket full of tags.
Fun,Joy and Peace

Page 11
Memory Album folded out for the family to add more Crimbo Photos
Better close up of folded out Memory Album
Has velcro fastener to close. Page 12 Back Page of Album
"Jolly St Nick"

The next couple of pages are extra tags and journalling spaces these are in the pockets in between the album.I left three pockets open.

this is the completed album in the decorated box ready to be taped up for delivery.

Thankyou for taking time out to view my second post for today.
Do hope you like it as much as i enjoyed making it.The poaper bags are all acid free so willnot effect the discolouring of photos.
Id love to hear your comments so if you do pop by please leave message and i will
return to say hi!
Love n Hugs stay warm & safe

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WOYWW..78....December Already....Candy Result

Welcome to the First of December!Many in the uk are full of SNOW!Anyways if you want to get away from the snow and take your mind of it why not get a cuppa stay warm.Play along with us nosey bloggers find out more from the boss Julia 's blog here.
Im hoping today can only get better than yestersday.As i went to put heating on as -6 is wee bit parky.Noticed my oil light flashing ,only filled up 3weeks ago.Thought might had power cut,but no worse than that .Some theiving B.............ds (excuse my french)emptied my tank of oil at the bottom of the garden.Even cut through padlock!!!!It does annoy me why should we work so hard for these low lifes to come and pinch the stuff.Police aint bothered one eye owta!
So now had to fork out arather large amount of money to get it refilled.Im still livid now.Sorry for moan over , but had to get off my chest!Im awaiting to hear back from insurance to see if i can claim as nearly £700 pounds had to pay out and just before Crimbo!Not Nice...... .It was cheaper to fill tank than half fill,plus VAT goes up Jan 1st had no choice plus way this weather going will need it!
Anyways enough moaning i hear ya say!
So before we go any further hope your sitting down !!!MY DESK is TIDY compared to past few weeks Hooray i hear you say at last shes seen sense.It got to the stage i couldnt find anything .
Plus i have finished the Paper Bag Album,You all saw peek of front cover last week.If you d love to see the completed album then check it out HERE.Would love to hear your comments so please leave amessage let me know what you think of the album .Just hope the customer is pleased.It is being taken to Switerland on 10thDec....
This weeks desk there are couple completed cards crimbo ones just drying.Couple of images coloured and drying hopefully will be made into cards today as im so behind need to get some in the post abroad the last date to send is getting near.
You can just see to the left of piccy near my cuppa caffee a card not completed as yet .This is a vintage.shabby chic santa.
My Stampin Up order came yesterday you can just see the rolls of beautiful ribbon next to my piled up distress inks.Now aint that
There is a desk there!!!!
Now the below piccy is of my wee Bobbie who is 9 months Westie who has never seen snow this was the very first fall and start of many that came.He absolutely went mad running ,rolling in it. So i just had to show you the end result of the roll.
They are pure clumps of snow stuck to his nose! and Feet!
Just before we get onto the candy result .Anyone with children or grandchildren .Fancy sending them a christmas video link from santa.This is a fab site it's FREE too.But oh my it is fab.Enter your childs details nly asks name,colour eyes ,wether been good,bad ,what they want for christmas.Then you add there email and bingo you will see there eyes sparkle trust me .If your not sure send one to yourself is video of santa in his groto sending message to your child....beautiful !So what ya waiting for here's the link PNP.
Now thanks to all who left comments after MR Linky went AWOL must been the cold .
Anyway the blog candy winner drawn by Random thingy .org
Is.........Drum Roll Please.........
Congratulations ..........hun please email me at contact me by Friday 3rd Dec at 19.00hrs to claim your prize or will redraw.
and i can get your prize in the post.
Thanks to all who entered dont worry im back with another fabby candy for all WOYWWERS
next wednesday!
Have fab wednesday sorry if i didnt get round you all wasnt for want trying last week.Blogger just playing up again!Will do my best this week.

Keep warm keep safe and have fab wednesday
Love n hugs

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