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It looks like Christmas may be around the corner.....eeekkkk!!!!!!!!!

OK, so maybe I am getting ahead of myself for a change, but hey, I am always the last, so, here I go with the Christmas card stash, first two up are these nice easy peasey ones I did recently... Couldn't you just eat him up on a butty...coloured with the usual flex and a touch of chalk here and there... This little cutie I bought last week at SassyCheryls and he is called Admiring the stars... same colouring as above, ribbon from stash and the paper is last years from making cards..mag;  ************************** While I'm here I thought I'd show a little something Mia made this week, I bought Homemade mag and this was in, well she just HAD to make it and I think she did a pretty good job of it too.....
and look what she made for her mum when she had to work late, she made it at mine, we don't just leave her to get on with it...lol.... Leek, cheese and potato pie, I believe it was a big hit.... Must get my dish back too.....
Hope you enjoyed seeing what we are gettin…

CraftyCatz challenge #294...

Good morning and welcome to a new challenge for CraftyCatyz.. This week it is our lovely Jac's theme, she wants to see Men at Work...{don't we all flower....} We are sponsored by the fab BunnyZoeCrafts all prize details are on the challenge blog.... Here is the card I made with an image from DrDigi which I won recently on I love Promarkers challenge Basecard is papermill, image Dr digi and coloured with Flexmarkers, the dies are all gifts from friends, I have had them a while, never want to part....a problem I have...lol...the paper was from a magazine....I THINK...sorry.... I do hope you will come and join us, we love to see you all..... That's about it from me for today....thanks so much for your visit.. Take care, hugs Janette.xx


CraftyCatz challenge #293.....

Hello and welcome to yet another brand new CraftyCatz challenge... This week we would love to see Special Occasions... We are happily sponsored by the wonderful Bugaboo who also provided us with some lovely images to use... I merged a couple for my card, they are, Birthday Bear and Balloon Bundle Base card from Papermill, images Bugaboo, coloured with Flex markers and some 3d gloss and sparkles TH on the edge die and stars are from a Papersmooches die, string from stash... Think thats all for now, thanks so much for your visit, love to see you.....
I would like to enter this into the wednesday challenge at SimonSays..which is Die Crazy...
Have a good week-end... Hugs, Janette..xxxx

CraftyCatz challenge #292...Autumn colours...

Good morning and Happy Friday.. I hope all is well in your world...and you are hoping for a good week-end, at least we have had some really nice weather, here in the NW...don't you just love September sunshine...glorious... ANYWAY....on with the challenge....this week it the turn of our lovely, talented  friend, Dianne, and she would love to see  Autumn Colours... we are very happily sponsored by the fabulous..  Full prize details on blog.. who kindly gave the team images to use, although I used an older one for my card...  Coloured with Flexmarkers, everything from stash, flower from wild orchid....sorry you can't see them so well, autumn light I think...yep...I'll stick with that excuse...hehe... ************************** I think that's about all for today, I hope you enjoy your week-end, I am having my lounge redecorated this week, it has caused all sorts of problems, and this is a first for me, I always did everything myself, so I find myself trying not to say, do it t…

CraftyCatz challenge #291...ANYTHING GOES....

Morning lovely people, has your week been good to you, hope so...bet your all looking forward to the week-end now...we are all looking to next week when the Schools will re-open and everyone gets back into there stride.....always feel for the little ones, or the new ones at high school...makes me shudder...;)
OK then, this week at CraftyCatz it's the turn of our lovely and oh so talented Anna, she is a little whizz when it comes to being creative I can tell you....and she has gone for ANYTHING GOES...we have two fab sponsors for you..
Prize details on challenge blog. ****************************************************** Here is this weeks card for you using an image from Sherry Baldy etsy shop here
Image coloured with Flexmarkers corner die Joanna Sheen,coloured with various inks to get the look I wanted.... fence die Whimsey papers are from a prima pad and ribbon from stash, oh and flower soft on the ground... Don't you just love Autumn with such beautiful colours...yummy.…

Quick share

Just a little quickie today, if you know me, you will know my daughter, Carla, if an absolute sod for last minute...Mum, can you do this for me.....she has had SIX whole weeks...anyway, my fault, I mean I did have a hand in making her..lol....so I feel this must be my penance....just kidding......after bags for this and the other, an empty shoe box turns up the other night, can you make....wait for it....another teacher friend of hers......a nice box for class........two days..!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!....thinking cap on and here we are, I REALLY hope she likes it, I do know this sweet girl, she is so lovely and I think it will be fine...so....an Adidas box, I have no picture of before as camera was on one....I promise it was a flat top every day box, I added the bowed top and tried to make it look like wood by scoring etc;. the straps are again, papermill card, the buckles are simply tag dies, the design is a Hero Arts stamp...which I totally adore....lots of inky fingers and very sore l…