Saturday, 10 March 2012

a rainbow of Colour


good afternoon everyone

im late in posting today just not been able to turn myself around today

i wanted to share these little toppers i have coloured in using the Paint box Poppet stamp

and Spectrum Noir pens


Crafters Companion

i don’t have the colour list i used had so much fun doing them

im going to try and go through the full range of colours using the pens

might land up with a lot of toppers lol

i understand that the POTW had a sell out

im really not surprised the stamps and CD are stunning

i do hope you got yours

thank you for popping by

hugs linda xxx

Friday, 9 March 2012

good afternoon everyone

Phew feel frazzled today

all the excitement of the launch of the

Paint Box Poppets  from Crafters Companion what a fantastic show that was

just caught tail end of the second show will they last the week

i don’t think so lol

so i thought i would share a fusion sun flower card with you


there’s a bit of everything in this card  distressing inks gold embossing and  fusion

simply matted and layered with a few flat backed pearls to finish off

thank you for popping by

hugs linda xxx

Launch day has arrived Paint Box Poppets POTW

i want to thank each and everyone who joined in and left
some lovely comments
a thank you to Crafters Companion
for letting the DT give away this great  prize
so it’s time
to Announce
my Candy winner
congratulation i will be contacting you soon for your details….
my card for today is a water colour
thank you all taking part
im sorry i couldn’t give you all a prize but do hope you will keep  dropping by
hugs linda xxx

Thursday, 8 March 2012

not long now


here is my card for today

i used the Paint box poppet stamp coloured her in with Spectrum noir pens

printed off 2 backing papers from the Cd and matted and layered onto core-dination card

from Crafters Companion

i made the floral  arrangement and with some organza ribbon and a few flat back pearls

a sweet card for any little girl

i will be drawing the winner of the blog candy

tomorrow morning so please do drop by to see if your my lucky winner

and good luck to all the other winners who have entered on the other DT’s blogs

thank you for dropping by

hugs linda xxx

Wednesday, 7 March 2012

Fusion Tulip box


Good afternoon everyone

well i got wet through after collecting my meds from chemist

it was beautiful sun shine when i went over lol well serves me right they do say don’t cast a clout till may is out

all dry now though….

just sat colouring in some new stamps that have arrived

i realised that i still have my samples to share that i have done

for Sara from Crafters Companion TV show over in Germany

the 15th

i did check on Google you can get lilac coloured tulips lol so feel safe sharing them with you all

anyway off to colour in some more have a great day

thank you for popping by

hugs linda xxx

day 4 Paint box Poppets


good morning everyone

day 4 of sneaky peeps already  wow this week is going no where

i decided to share another Decoupage  from the Paint box Poppets section on the cd backing paper is from the CD

matted and layered onto core-dination and silver mirri card

i thought he was adorable my youngest son had a favourite toy a  Dinky  A Team van when he was little

he wouldn’t go anywhere with out it

he didn’t know i had a  secret stash of the same van just in-case we left it behind

lol oh happy memories

this is to me what these stamps and CD  brings out in us all a memory in time

Crafters Companion have  pulled out all the stops on these Paint Box Poppets products

i think they will fit any  occasion you need

thank you for popping by today

hugs linda xxx

Tuesday, 6 March 2012

another little paint box poppet for today


this little card was made from the Decoupage section on the New Paint box Poppets CD

the backing paper was from the cd

i really enjoyed cutting her out her out, they are so very easy to do  no fiddly bits

There are some stunning images on there I'm sure your going to love it

comes with all the trapping that Crafters Companion have on there CD’s

full to the brim with loveliness  the backing papers are stunning

im still oooohing and awhing at all the lovely samples i have seen for this Launch

made by the other members of the DT they are all very clever ladies

don’t forget if you have time leave a comment to go into the draw for the candy

that Crafters Companion has said we can offer

more chances to win

i do read all your comments  thank you

hugs linda xx

day 3 sneaky peeps


hello again i hope this post finds you all well

today im sharing a Water coloured stamp image yes the paint box poppets

from Crafters Companion

part of a fantastic Pick of the Week on Create and Craft this Friday the 9th

  i did enjoy playing with this image she is so cute

i matted and layered onto some light green glitter card and gold mirri

onto a complimentary piece of core-dination with some Nottingham lace  that i had in my sewing box

with some spotty ribbon and a floral spray

thank you for popping by today

hugs linda xxx

Monday, 5 March 2012

day 2 sneaky peep with some Candy on offer

well im all sixes and seven’s this morning
got up late been rushing round and getting no where fast !!! don’t you just hate these days
i had a funny night last night couldn’t settle at all …..should have known i would be in for a rough day
anyway my card for today Sneaky peep day 2
Paint box Poppets stamp from Crafters Companion
one for the boys  this so reminds me of my son’s friend stood on street after he had been told off by his mum
he was out there ages just kicking stones bless him…
i coloured him in with spectrum noir pens printed off backing paper from the CD matted and layered onto core-dination card
added a few wooden buttons and some wool wrapped around to pull in with his sweater
You have to be in it to win it
Crafters Companion have  kindly said that we the Members of the DT can offer some Candy
the Paintbox Poppet CD is on offer  

all you need to do is leave a comment on any of my Paint box poppets post so you have 5 chances to win !!!
 friday i will choose a lucky winner from all my paintbox poppets comments 
must dash lots to do …thank you for popping by
hugs linda xxx

Sunday, 4 March 2012

Another bash at Fusion Daffodil’s

just don’t seem able to settle tonight  had another go at  getting daffodils to look right
in fusion style... i did light pencil outlines to get the composition
im getting there but still not right ! getting better
im thinking it’s the colours will try some more tomorrow
thank you for popping by
hugs linda x

Good Evening


good evening everyone i hope you have had a lovely weekend

i got board this evening so had a bash at doing a fusion style Daffodil

painted it with the small flat brush onto water colour card

need to practice this one more till im happy

but it’s a start

thank you for popping by

hugs linda xxx

clean and simple


hi everyone  just finished another  card

i coloured the image the other day  as you know with spectrum noir pens

i wanted it clean and simple

i really do like to let the image speak for it’s self

sort of  that’s if they could speak lol !!!

anyway a few layers  of centrua pearl card  a tad of gold mirri card few pearls

and alittle gold embossing on sentiment

im chuffed with how it turned out

thank you for popping by

hugs linda xxx

Fusion Pansy 3d box

good afternoon all
it’s not stopped raining all day but thankfully im indoors so no worries
here is another Fusion 3d box  can you see a theme  lol
i went grey gold and bright colours with the flat back pearls
i do like this look very feminine
so cheerful for spring / summer  gifts
thank you for popping by again
another sneaky peep  of Paint box Poppets tomorrow for you
hugs linda xxx

first Sneaky peep


isn’t she a darling !!!

Paint box poppets

this is just 1 of the new Stamps and CD to be launched by

Crafters Companion

on 9th of March….

i coloured her in with Spectrum noir pens onto Neenah

matted and layered onto some red core-dination and centrua pearl with a touch of silver mirri

i made the floral spray to match her Red Dress with some satin ribbon

hope you approve

thank you for popping by

hugs linda xxx