Monday, 24 July 2017

For Jean....

Morning.....Hope you all had a lovely week-end and did not get too much rain.....We went to Keith's Sister's 80th  party on Friday night and had a lovely meal with the rest of the family......

8X8card base ....frames Tonic....flowers, and name Memory Box.... sentiment and number die Britainnia dies....ivy die Joanna Sheen.....gold and cream card from Anna Marie....

Thank you for all your comments Joolsx

Thursday, 6 July 2017

For Benjamin.....

Good Morning...Sorry I've not been around a lot....making the best of the sunny weather and out and about with the Owls....

Today's card is for my Grandson Benjamin....Who will be 24!! tomorrow ....where did all the years go? and why do we card makers find it hard to make male cards...or is it me?

6x6 card.... black card and papers from stash and the bit box.....lots of layers...sentiment which I cut from silver mirri looks gold in photo.....is from Tonic......and some square gems...

Thank you for your comments....Joolsx

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Take to the Slopes......

Hello....Its the start of a new challenge over on Fab and Funky....and its the lovely Wends turn to be the host this week....and Its Christmas.....Our sponsor is All Dressed Up Stamps.......
Digi image coloured with Promarkers.....and glitter....purple card from stash...frame die-namics....paper from LOTV....trees Marianne cut from sliver card and snowflakes die from Robert Addams......ribbon is recycled from my birthday flowers from last week....

Thank you for your comments and pop over to Fab n Funky and see what the girls have been up to and join in to win some great digis....Joolsx

Friday, 16 June 2017

Just for You....

Hello....Its Friday...

After making my challenge card for Wednesday I had some bot of lovely papers left over and used some of them to make today's card.....All papers and topper Anna Marie.....cut and inked round the edges.....ribbon and pearls from stash......

Thank you for all your lovely comments on this and my other uploads and for your kind messages for my ex-father-in-law....Joolsx

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

The Lady.....

Hello....Hope you all are well and
enjoying the sunny weather....

We had sad news yesterday....my ex father-in-law  has passed away .....Dementia took his memories and spirit several years ago....and he is now at peace with the world and hopefully in a happier place....R.I.P  Michael.....

On to better news and its the start of a new challenge over on Fab n Funky... and the lovely host is Neva and it is Vintage.....our sponsor this week is The Paper Shelter.....

As my time seems to be running out! too many things to do and not enough hours in the day!!! I went for a pre-coloured image....which I found some lovely papers to match....all papers from Anna Marie Blissful pink.....and I just inked the edges.....dies Die-namics.......

Thank you for all your comments Joolsx

Wednesday, 7 June 2017

Hearts for London.....

Hello....Well....hope you are all well and safe......we had rain and very windy weather the last few days here by the North sea...
but today the sun has come out....

Not a lot of card making going on here in the last few days....and this is why....Being a London girl....lived in S.W London for over 50+ year Have could I not help with making hearts to be put up all over London....Lots and lots of ladies have  been sewing, knitting and crochet.....even some made hearts out of melting straws! if you go to #AHEART4LND
you can see what the lovely people have done....

below some of the hearts ready to go ....down to a address in London.....
Red wool Poundland.... wooden hearts The Works....

Thank you for your comments Joolsx

Monday, 5 June 2017

New Baby....

Hello.....Hope you all had a lovely week-end ....I been in my garden doing little jobs as the weather was sunny and this week looks like rain....so what with that and owl sitting not a lot of card making this weekend...

As you can see I had a new Baby owl to look after...Mia is a Ashley Faced Barn Owl and is 7 weeks old....and is still fluffy.....and my house is full of fluff!!! In the photos is my Daughter's friend's little boy Thomas who was very good with his first viewing of a owl face to face..

Thank you for your comments...Joolsx