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Thursday, June 30, 2011

Something new...

Hello everybody!

I am back again with another card I wanted to make for a long time. I finally used felt. I only have orange, brown and green.So, I said...let's make some orange flowers which turned out very cute.

I hope you enjoy...

Supplies: Cardstock, string, felt...

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

June 20th Card sketch challenge by Get Creative

Here I am again...

This time with a card! A card I made for June 20th Card sketch challenge by Get Creative! It took me a while with all this trimming and sticking... but it looks nice!!!



Cardstock: Paper Pad (I couldn't find the cover) by Basic Grey

Stamps: Patterned Bugs by Inkadinkado, All occasion by Hero Arts, Lotus Floral Stamps by K@Company

Ink: Cat's Eye Chalk ink by Color box

Dimentional Adhesives by Fiskars and ribbon

Two challenges

Goodmorning everybody,

I woke up early today to take some photos of my new layout which I made last night for TWO different Challenges. The one is "Layout sketch 15th June" by Get Creative and the other one is "Father's Day Layout" by

To be honest I am not that much of a layout fan by I found this sketch really challenging. I used a photo that was take in January 1980 (Oh dear! I am getting old) and it is my favourite. My dad and I at the zoo... in South Africa where I was born. (I don't know if you can see the lions on the left)

...memories... Anyways! I hope you enjoy!

(There is also a card on the way...)


Cardstock: "Enlightened" by My mind's eye
Stamps: "Graceful" Acrilic Stamps Shapes my My Mind's eye
Stickers: Title Stickers by Crate Paper
buttons, string, cork

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Hero Arts Presents… A Digital Challenge with Shari Carroll!

A great challenge with a wonderful theme... cinema!!!

I was really lucky because I had the perfect cardstock for this challenge. Look at the details!!!

I hope you like it.


Embellish - Background Stamping Color Treds Challenge

Hello everybody,

this is another challenge from Embellish blog. I made a card that combines brown, triquaz, red and green.


Tuesday, June 7, 2011

A wedding card...

Some very good friends of my parents are getting married in a month and my wanted a wedding card for that special day. Something simple...really simple...

Have a nice day...


Kathy's Lily Pad Palette Challenge

So much blue...
What a challenge!

I hope you enjoy.


Paper: Super Assortments "So mod!" by Core'dinations
Specialty Paper pack "Bloom" by ki memories
Opaque Pen by inkssentials

Monday, June 6, 2011



A layout with... tags.

Please don't laugh... I used some Christmas photos.

Well, Christmas in June... Why not!

I hope you like it.

Paper:Glitzmas by Sei
Good tiding "Wonderland" by ki memories
Tags: Accents Christmas mint "Vanilla Icing " by Sei
Jewels: Self-adhesive jewels. Strass adhesives "Clear" by BBP

Challenge - June - from Get Creative

This is the first time I participate in a challenge from Get Creative

Six elements...
Six presents...
One card...

Paper: Cardstock 6x6 "Bloom and Glow" by My mind's eye
Orange Polka Dot, Orange Stripe and Orange Paper "Lush2" by My mind's eye
Ribbon: "Lush2" by My mind's eye
String: Cream

PDCC #84

Good evening everybody.

Another challenge from "The Play Date Cafe".
So here is my creation.

I hope you enjoy...


Paper : Paper pack Nana's nursery "Baby girl by DCWV
Super Assorments "So mod!" by Core'dinations

Chipboards: Crate Paper Chipboard by Restoration collection

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Another challenge by

Hello again (in less than 10 minutes)

I forgot to add another creation ... a gift bag.
Orange and white. (I believe my favourite colours for this summer)

Have a nice day.

Text Color Trends Challenge by Embellish blog

Hello everybody,

This is today's card for Embellish blog.
I believe it's pretty nice because I combined simple elements.

I hope you enjoy...