Wednesday 22 December 2021

Sleepy Bear

 Good evening everyone I hope you are all well and having a good week. My post this evening is to showcase the December new release stamps from All Dressed Up Stamps. As always they are all fabulous Christmas designs.  I'm always amazed how Wendy can always keep coming up with more and more fabulous designs.each month. So here they are and they are now available in the Etsy Store here

Christmas Pet 

Christmas Hugs

Sleepy Bear

For my Design Team Card I used the lovely adorable Christmas stamp Sleepy Bear

Card Recipe

7x7 Blank Card
Stamp is Sleepy Bear from a;; Dressed up Stamps painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Papers and background are from a Christmas 12x12 pad I bought this year at The Works
Square stitched dies 
Spellbinder circle dies
Merry Christmas Sentiment I bought in a Craft Stash Sale a couple of years ago I cut it in half to fit
Tinsel twine is from Crafty Ribbons
Silver sparkle tree is from a Dress it Up Button pack

I hope you can find time to take a look at the new release stamps . Have a good week and stay safe.

I hope you all have a Happy and safe Christmas time and I'm finishing with two photos of my Grandson Miles posting his letter to Father Christmas and his visit to meet the man himself . I couldn't resist not sharing them 

Wednesday 15 December 2021

Little Skater

 Good evening to all my lovely friends and  followers today is the launch of our December Monthly Challenge over at All Dressed Up Stamps . Our theme as always is Anything Goes as long as you use an All Dressed Up Stamp in your design. If you have just discovered these stamps and don't have any there are some fab Freebies HERE to get you started.

The prize for the winner is three digital stamps of their choice and we also pick a top three one of whom is asked to be a Guest Designer the following month.

For my November Design Team project  I used a lovely Stamp called  Little Skater Its one of my Favourite Christmas Stamps.

Close up

Card Recipe

7x7 Blank Card
Stamp is Little Skater from All Dressed up Stamps painted with Derwent Inktense Paint set
Papers are from a 12x12 Christmas pad from The Works
Dark Blue card is from Ross papercraft 
Square stitched dies 
Frame die is from eBay 
Ice Skate die is Joycraft
Tag stamps are Lili of the Valley 
Denim blue Distress ink 
Felt Trees are from Hobby Craft I think but have had them a long time
Bakers Twine is Brenda's lace and ribbon specials now closed
Red pearls my box
Some glamour dust on her ear muffs,skates ans background snowflakes

I hope you can find time during December to enter our last challenge for 2021 just remember to use an All Dressed Up Stamp if you do
Have a  great week everyone  

Love and hugs Carole x

Wednesday 1 December 2021

Rudolf's Little Helper

Good evening everyone today sees the launch of our new December blog challenge at Sheepski Designs

The theme for this month is Embellish It

For my Design Team card I used a beautiful stamp called Rudolf's Little Helper

Card Recipe

Card blank Tree Shape is made from a Dutch Doobadoo Shape Art Stencil from Buddly Crafts
Stamp is Rudolf's Little Helper from Sheepski Designs painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils 
and fussy cut
Maroon card is from Ross Paper Craft Show
Papers are from a 12x12 pad from The Works called Traditional Christmas
Tree die is Joycraft
Small maroon wooden Reindeer from Hobbycraft
Small green wooden tree The Works
Twine is from Brenda's Lace and  Ribbon Specials now closed
Bells are from Live and  Love Crafts ages ago and also closed. Still miss both of these shops 
Christmas sentiment is cut from a Pion set of borders 
Snow is made with a DecoArt snow writer from Buddly Crafts

I hope you can find time to enter our challenge just remember the theme this month is 
Embellish It

Have a lovely week everyone cannot believe its the 1st December already what happened to this year.

Love and hugs Carole x

Christmas Snuggles

 Good afternoon everyone everyone I hope you are all having  a good week My post today is to tell you all about the free All Dressed up Stamp that we are giving away to launch the Advent Calendar freebies over at Kit and Clowder This is the stamp we are giving away such an adorable stamp for Christmas


This is a MDF Christmas Wall Plaque I made using the stamp

Card Recipe

MDF round 7 inch plaque from Walmart in Florida
Papers are Pion design Lets be Jolly from Crafteezee
Stamp is all Dressed Up Stamp is Christmas Snuggles painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Circle dies is Grand Spellbinder 
Pearl trim is from The Hobby House
Star dies are Marianne dies Holly die is Joycraft 
Bell die is Joycraft 
Ribbon my box
Sentiment tags are Lili of the Valley stamped with Peeled paint Distress Ink

Well I hope you can take a look at Kit and Clowder and get this great stamp for Free.

I hope everyone is keeping well ..
 Sending Love and  hugs to you all Carole x