Sunday 16 January 2022


 Good morning everyone my post today is to launch the new challenge at Get Creative Challenges You will remember that in my last post I told you all that the challenge was closing . However since then one of the lovely ladies on the Design team has agreed to run the challenge . It is launching today with an Anything Goes this is the link if you want to join us Get Creative Challenge.

For my Design Team card I made a man card using some metal cogs and hessian. Its a bit different so hope you like it.

Card Recipe

Blank DL Card
Brown card is from Ross Papercraft
Map paper is from my box sorry it was an odd sheet so no idea the make 
Brown hessian trim from Jelly Bean Crafts 
Metal Cogs are from Michaels in Florida
Happy Birthday sentiment is a Sue Wilson die from Creative Expressions

I hope you can take a look at the challenge it would be nice to support my Design Team colleague who has stepped in the keep the challenge going . Hope you all have a great week. Love and hugs Carole x

Monday 3 January 2022

Celebrate New Year

 Good evening  everyone today sees the lunch of our new challenge at Get Creative Challenge .The theme for this months  Get Creative challenge is New Year's. 

For my January 2022 Design Team card I used dies to create a New Year card

Card Recipe

I cut a 7x7 card to make the rectangle shape card to fit the rectangle dies
Gold Mirra card from The Range
Charcoal Grey Mirra card Jelly Bean Crafts 
Rectangle dies are Creative Expressions Sue Wilson dies Double Pierced Rectangles I bought recently from a de stash sale
Balloon die came free in a craft magazine a long time ago
Alphabet and number dies are Tonic dies
Gold star beads I bought from eBay
Gold twine my box
Other stars are the waste from a Christmas Tree die I have 

Well I hope you can take a look at this new Blog challenge 

Sadly since posting this I have been informed that the Get Creative blog challenge is closing down Unfortunately  the lady who runs it has some health issues and is unable to continue .
Keep crafting. Love and Hugs Carole x

Saturday 1 January 2022


 Good evening everyone today sees the launch of our first Challenge of 2022  on our  blog at Sheepski Designs

The theme for this month is Squares

For my Design Team card I used a beautiful stamp called Bob

Close Up

Card Recipe

7x7 Blank Card
Stamp is Bob from Sheepski Designs painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Blue card is Ross papercraft
 Red paper is from an old Lili of the Valley pad
Square dies
Happy birthday die is Presscut
Number die is Tonic dies
Banner die is MFT
Blue metal cogs are from Michaels in Florida
Red and  white twine my box
Some Broken China Distress ink on the edges
Clear Wink of Stella on the Screws and  Door

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

Wishing you all a very Happy New Year and the very best of wishes for 2022

Love and hugs Carole x