Tuesday, 23 April 2019

Passion For Promarkers Challenge #490 - Favourite Stamp or Digi

Hi Crafters,

We have a fabulous prize from Cowling & Wilcox this week for our new challenge at Passion for Promarkers....
a 6 pack of Promarkers in Rich Tones
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All we need you to do is create a project using your Winsor Newton Markers and follow the theme of...

Favourite Stamp or Digi

Here I have used my newest stamp, which automatically is my latest favourite! 
How fickle am I? :o)


Recipe
Stamp - Follow Your Art by Woodware
Coloured with Promarkers
Paper - Craft Sensations Vintage Paper Pad
Background created with Distress Inks
(Abandoned Coral, Fossilized Amber, Shabby Shutters)
Tonic Studio Scalloped Square Dies
Sentiment and Blobs are from the same stamp set

Challenges I'd like to enter:
Crafty Creations - #388 ATG
A Bit More Time To Craft - #90 ATG
Ally's Angels - #21 ATG

I'm looking forward to visiting you all and seeing your lovely creations.
Thanks for calling in today.

Lorraine
xXx

Sunday, 14 April 2019

Christmas Card Club Challenge #8 Winter or Christmas Scene

Hi Crafters,

It's time for another Christmas Card Club Challenge and this week Shaz has chosen our theme of.....

WINTER / CHRISTMAS SCENE


This whole card was created using a kit from a magazine, I only added the die cut holly leaves which are a Lea'bilities die and the letters are a Memory Box die set.

For my second card....


Recipe
Image - Wendy Carr digital Download - Winter Wonderland Set 1 & 2
Precious Marieke Winter Fun Border Die
Crafting UK Duo Dies 'Husband' Word Die
Gems

And thirdly.....


Image is from the Hunkydory Little book of Festive Flurry
Gold Mirri Card
Joy Craft Snowflake Dies
Craft UK Duo Dies 'Cousin' Word Die
Papers - LOTV Frozen Snowflake Paper Pad Set

Challenges I'd like to enter:
Christmas Crafts All Year Round - Family & Friends
Sparkles Christmas Challenge - #99 Feature a Creature
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge - #509 Christmas
Crimbo Crackers - #182 ATG


As always there's links to the blogs in my sidebar where you can find all the fabulous cards that the other ladies have created in the group. We are well on our way to completing a sizeable stash of Christmas cards each, ready for the Big Day :)

Thanks for visiting,

Lorraine
xXx

Tuesday, 9 April 2019

Passion For Promarkers Challenge #488 - Embossing - Wet/Dry

Hi Crafters,

It's lovely to see you here again.
Today there is a new challenge at Passion For Promarkers, a nice easy one for you of...

EMBOSSING
(wet/dry)

We'd love to see your beautiful creations using whatever form of embossing you like. Please remember that you need to use your Winsor Newton Pro, Flex, Brush, Tria, Aqua and Metallic markers on your project somewhere and tell us in your post where you have used them.
Here is my card with both types of embossing on it.


Recipe
Image - Mulberrry Wood Stamp - 'Birthday Wishes'
Coloured with Promarkers
Cottage Cutz Stitched Rectangle Die
Postage Stamp Edged Die
Dovecraft Star Die
Making Cards Magazine Freebie Star Embossing Folder
Happy Birthday Embossing Folder
Martha Stewart Border Punch that punches and embosses
Sentiment Stamp comes in the set
MFT Number Die heat embossed with clear embossing powder

Challenges I'd like to enter:
Incy Wincy Designs - Animals
Crafting From The Heart - #240 ATG
I Love Promarkers - #381 ATG / Something Square
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Animal Antics
Cute Card Thursday - #576 ATG
Crafty Catz - #456 ATG / Use Your Dies
A Bit More Time To Craft - #89 ATG
Love To Craft - #33 ATG
Digi Doodle Studio - #15 ATG
Addicted To Stamps - #173 Lots of Layers (Stamps or Paper)
Unicorn Challenge - #42 Spots +/ Stripes


Our sponsor this week is 

they are offering 3 digi images to the lucky winner.

I hope you can join in with us. The design team have some fabulous projects to inspire you, take a look on the blog HERE.


Lorraine
xXx

Thursday, 4 April 2019

Easter Selection

Hi Crafters,

Easter is approaching fast so I have been creating a selection of cards for my stall.

These are mostly made from Hunkydory's 'Little Book of... Spring' with a few die cut details, my latest naughty purchase of the Tattered Lace Egg-cellent Easter Collection and various dies from my stash.








Challenges I'd like to enter:
Creative Inspirations - Easter Wishes and/or Animals
Love To Craft - #33 ATG
Country View Challenges - Easter +/ Spring
Incy Wincy Designs - Animals
Crafty Friends - #106 Spring Colours

Thanks for popping by, see you again soon.

Lorraine
xXx

Sunday, 31 March 2019

Christmas Card Club Challenge #6 Festive Food & #7 Santa

Hi Crafters,

Happy Mother's Day! in the UK.

Today my post is covering two Christmas Card Club themes in an attempt to catch up.
I missed the last challenge theme of Festive Food so here is my card using an LOTV recipe stamp and my background is made using a fun little Christmas Pudding stamp.


Recipe
Image - LOTV Set 34 - Christmas Recipe Stamp
Paper - Dovecraft 'Twelve Days of Christmas'
Pudding Stamp - Magazine Freebie coloured with Promarkers
Magnolia Cutlery Die Cuts
Sentiments Stamp - Dovecraft Christmas Wishes

Challenges I'd like to enter:
Crafty Creations - #387 ATG
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - ATG
Aud Sentiments - #223 Any Sentiment Except Happy Birthday
As You Like It - Favourite Colouring Medium + Why
I always use Promarkers for colouring  my images, I like how they blend and have many colour combos that I like to use.
Sweet Stampin' Christmas - ATG Christmas / Include some stamping


Now for this weeks theme of...

SANTA


Recipe
Image - LOTV Art Sheet
Paper - LOTV Frozen Snowflakes
Various Snowflake Dies
Glitter and Gems
Sentiment and Banner Stamp - Magazine Freebie

Challenges I'd like to enter:
Crimbo Crackers - #181 ATG
CHNC Every Saturday - #431 Christmas ATG
Creative Moments - #165 ATG
Ally's Angels - #20 ATG
Rudolph Days Challenge - ATG Christmas


Thanks for popping by today, if you get time please take a look at the other ladies blogs on the team who have some fabulous Christmas inspiration to share. Their links are in the side bar to the right.

Lorraine
xXx

Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Passion For Promarkers Challenge #486 - For A Child/Add Stitching, Real or Faux

Hi Crafters,

Well I've been AWOL again sorry, life just gets in the way of my crafting at times :)

My card today features this sweet little dragon stamp from Wild Rose Studios which I have coloured with my Promarkers.
I really enjoyed making this child's card to fit the theme for our challenge this week at Passion For Promarkers


Recipe
Image Stamp - Dragon Flying by Wild Rose Studio
Coloured with Promarkers
LifeStyle Crafts Embossing Folder
Stitched Oval Die
Spellbinders Floral Oval Die
MFT Stitched Rectangle Die
Tonic Scalloped Square Die
Cheery Lynn Flower and Stamen Die
LOTV  Sweet & Simple Sentiment Stamp
White Gems
Scalloped Ribbon

Challenges I'd like to enter:
Aud Sentiments - #223 Any Sentiment Except Happy Birthday
Crafty Catz - #454 ATG/Make It Square
Crafty Friends - #106 Spring/Use Spring Colours
Ally's Angels - #20 ATG


Our sponsor this time is 
Di's Digi Stamps
They are offering a $6.00 voucher to the winner.

To be in with a chance at this fabulous prize you must follow the theme, use your Winsor Newton (formerly Letraset) Pro, Flex, Aqua Tria and Metallic Markers, and tell us in your post where you have used them. You can enter by creating any type of project so have fun and we look forward to seeing your creations.
Well that's all from me for now,
Take care,

Lorraine
xXx

Tuesday, 12 March 2019

Passion For Promarkers Challenge #484 - Spots +/ Stripes

Hi Crafters,

Another Tuesday has come around and it's time to share my design team project with you for Passion for Promarkers.

This week our theme is 

SPOTS and/or STRIPES



Isn't she adorable!


Recipe
Image - Jennifer - LeAnn's World 101
Coloured with Promarkers
Lattice Edged Die
Cheery Lynn Flower and Leaf Dies
Apple Blossom 'For You' Die
Papers - Studio Light
Pearls

Challenges I'd like to enter:
Crafty Friends Challenge - #105 Ladies/Girls
Cute Card Thursday - #572 ATG
Back To Basics and Beyond - #23 Bingo (Pearls, Flowers, Blue)
I Love Promarkers - #379 ATG / Something New

Our sponsor this week is...



...and they are offering 2 digi images to the lucky winner.
You can enter using any type of creation but to be eligible for our prize draw you must use your Winsor Newton (formerly Letraset) products - Promarkers, flex-markers, Tria-markers, Aqua-markers or Metallic markers and follow the theme of course. Please could you help us by stating which products you have used on your creation.

The design team are looking forward to seeing what you create using our Spots and Stripes theme, we will be round to have a look and to comment on your blogs so get creating!

See you soon,

Lorraine
xXx