Wednesday, 24 June 2020

Snowman and a Robin

Good Morning....
I had a great birthday the weekend with tea and cakes in my garden with people coming and going ...lots of crafty gifts, chocolates and bottles of gin!!
Hope you are all well? and enjoying the weather....too hot for me...and my poor cat....who taken sleep in the bathroom!!...across the door....bit of a pain I need to use it!...good job I have two loos in this house....lol....

Today is the start of a new challenge over on Fab n Funky and as Its the end of the month Its Christmas the the Lovely Pat K is our host this week....


6X6 card the stamped image is from Stampendous coloured with Promarkers....and cut with Die-namics die....the embossing folder was a freebe...craft and red card Papermill ....and some sequins

Thank you for your comments....Joolsx

Wednesday, 10 June 2020

Take one drinks can!

Good morning....Well social distancing was a big fail yesterday ....Amazon drive came ...rang door bell and handed the parcel to me !!!....

Today is the start of a new challenge over on Fab n Funky and the lovely Ginny has chosen Creature Feature....
I took a drinks can and cut the top and bottom and open it up....very carefully... I then die cut with Tim Holtz Bigz Caged Bird  die.....best way to stick on to the card is red tape....the bird i cut from card and coloured with my Promarkers ...bubble die Sizzix....craft card and brown card from stash...the back ground i used masks and stamp with some ink....
Thank you for your comments....Stay safe everyone....Joolsx

My challenges are http://movingalongwiththetimes.blogspot.com/2020/06/challenge-119-for-june.html with wings
https://2craftycrittercrazies.blogspot.com/2020/06/challenge-39-sponsored-by-lili-of-valley.html




Monday, 8 June 2020

With Love

Good Morning
....Hope you are all safe and well....raining here ....but my garden needs it...Let hope we get some dry weather as Ive got people over later in the week....only three....sad or what!...for a drink and chat...

Todays card is for a friend.....and i started off with some paper and card from the bit box.... 5x7 card.... Flower die Tonic....which I coloured with some ink...leaves Sizzix and again inked them....very old sentiment stamped and embossed....and some gems...




















Also Photo of the BooBook who now 5 weeks old.... little fuff ball....
and he/her new family picked him/her up yesterday and is now in Nottingham....and is going to live with a little owl....

Thank you for your comments Joolsx

Wednesday, 27 May 2020

Christmas

Hello....

Today is the start of a new challenge over on Fab  n Funky and its the end of the month so the lovely Chris has chosen Christmas....

I found the made up topper in my stash from the day when I use to print and cut out.....so I put it on a 6x6 card with a navy and white card....a bit of glitter and some Nuvo Glaze for the hat and feet....job done....

Thank you for your comments Joolsx

Monday, 25 May 2020

Lets Marinate

Good Morning....Sunny start to the day.....hope you all are keeping safe and well....Or should I say sane!....I feel it like ground hog day....If you not seen the film...each day starts the same...

Todays card is for my friend Lesley ....just to make her smile...5X7 card...the topper is one I recycled some time ago....Ive just coloured it more as it was just black and white....and took my black Promarker pen and  when round it....Black and red card Papermill....and embossed the red card....

Thank you for your comments....Joolsx

Friday, 22 May 2020

New Baby Owl....

Hello....
Hope you all are keeping well....and enjoying the weather....10 weeks...and still at home...lets hope people will do the right thing and not go to the beach...which some have!....so we can all get out and about safely....
Yesterday I went over to Keith's to take some photos of the 1st baby....he/she is now two weeks old...has to be hand feed three times a day....one chick cut up....no head,legs....but eats the rest feathers bones ect....Its a Boobook comes from Australia or in New Zealand is called Morepork.......his/her mum is 18  and dad is 17......in the wild  if lucky not eaten would live 4 to 5 years... but still having babies....sad now as only one twice a year....when the mum was younger 3/4 babies at a time....we all have to slow down sometime...lol.....

Thank you for your comments...Joolsx

Monday, 18 May 2020

For Debs...

Hello...
Beautiful sunny day here....Cut my lawn....and waved to my neighbours
....Apart from food shopping last week...I went to Debs birthday party.....who was 40 on Saturday....sitting in the garden away from everyone!...odd not giving people a hug.....and here is the card I made for her....being a cat lover....she has a black and white cat called Toby....who came and sat on my lap ....all for 5 seconds....

5X7 CARD....paper from First Edition pad....cats dies All occasion by Robert Addams....numbers die Tonic....card stock from stash.....


Thank you for your comments....Joolsx