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Monday, 17 April 2017

Cutie Pie Challenge - Guest DT

Pink Gem Designs are sponsoring the challenge at Cutie Pie Challenge Blog and some of the Pink Gem DT were asked to join in.  The theme for this month is Bunnies and Chicks.


For my card I have used one of the card topper kits from Pink Gem Designs and this one Happy Birthday Bunny.  I have used and 8 x 8 card base and added glitter and gems.

Sunday, 16 April 2017

A Gem of a Challenge - Ribbon and/or Lace

The new challenge has started at A Gem of a Challenge and the theme for this fortnight is Ribbon and/or Lace.




I have used a the pre-coloured topper Ella - available from Pink Gem Designs. I have used slotted lace and threaded it with ribbon.

The winner of this challenge will be able to choose either two digi images or two card topper kits or one of each from the Pink Gem website.

Challenges;

Crafty Friends - Animals or Birds
Send a Smile 4 Kids - Punches and or Die Cuts
Crafty Catz - Anything Goes with a twist Animals
4 Crafty Chicks - Babies of all kinds



Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Happy Birthday


This is the birthday card that I made for my grand daughter recently.  I used Tattered Lace die cut for the main part and added it to a long folded card and printed off a photo of her to add to the letter D.
 



Challenges;

Crafting by Designs - Girls or Flowers
Crafty Creations - Anything Goes
Lemon Shortbread - Anything Goes
Through the Craft Room Door - Anything Goes
A Bit More Time to Craft - Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnut Pattern Paper - Anything Goes

Sunday, 19 March 2017

Boys Birthday


The new challenge has started at A Gem of a Challenge and the theme for this fortnight is Boys Birthday.  And here is my DT card.


I have used the pre coloured image Skateboard Andy available as a download from Pink Gem Designs.  Backing paper from my stash and added diecuts.

The winner of our challenge will be able to choose either 2 digi images or 2 card topper kits or one of each.


Challenges:

Crafty Friends - For a Child
Making Memories - Add Some Layers
Crafting with an Attitude - Anything Goes
Cute Card Thursday - Celebrations
Fab n Funky - Children
Die Cutting Divas - Rainbows

Sunday, 12 March 2017

DT Card for Crafty Friends Challenge "For a Child"


Pink Gem Designs are sponsoring the challenge at the Crafty Friends Challenge and the theme is For a Child.  The design team at A Gem of a Challenge were asked to be guest DT.


For my card I have used a card topper kit called Chloe with Lambs which I have resized to fit a 6x6 card base.

Tuesday, 21 February 2017

A Gem of a Challenge #188

Our new challenge has started over at A Gem of a Challenge and the theme is Favourite Colour Combo.


For my card I have used the image Angelica, coloured with pencils and the background paper is also from Pink Gem Designs and is called Sugar Cane. Added die cut flowers and leaves and gems.

The winner of this challenge will be able to choose 2 individual digi images or 2 card topper kits, or one of each from Pink Gem Designs.

Monday, 30 January 2017

The Big Day

I just fell in love with this new image from Lili of the Valley and bought the digi images as soon as it went of sale on Friday.


I have coloured the image with pencils, embossed the background and the flowers are made from the Dreamees stamps.

Challenges:

Allsorts - Let's Celebrate
Brown Sugar - Anything Goes
Colour Crazy - Anything Goes
Making Memories - Anything Goes
Winter Wonderland - Spring Fever - Flowers Sunshine Romance
CRAFT Challenge - Love/Valentine's/Anniversary
Crafty Purple Frog - New Beginings

Sunday, 22 January 2017

A Gem of a Challenge


My first post since Christmas, been a busy few weeks.  Our new challenge has started over at A Gem of a Challenge and the theme this time is Hearts and/or Flowers.



For my card I have used the topper sheet Pretty Poppy in Blue.  I just love her cute, butter wouldn't melt, little face.  I have decoupaged the roses and butterflies and added  gems and glitter.


Monday, 12 December 2016

A Gem of a Challenge #184

Our last challenge of the year has started over at A Gem of a Challenge.  Our theme for this challenge is Anything Christmas goes and lasts for a month.   





I have used another of the card topper kits and this one is Cold Nose, Warm Wishes 2. I love the colours on this one.  Resized to a 6 x 6 and added glitter and gems and a touch of glossy accents on his nose.

There will be three random winners for this challenge and they will be able to choose either two individual digi image or two card topper kits or one of each for the Pink Gem website.

Challenges;

Christmas Card Challenges - Anything Goes/Optional Candy Cane
Come and Get it - Christmas
Crafting When We Can - It's Christmas
Dragonfly Dreams - Christmas
Glitter 'N' Sparkle - Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - Anything Goes

Monday, 5 December 2016

Pink Gem Christmas

Today I am sharing one of the Pink Gem card topper kits, these are great to use for quick cards, especially if you have a lot to make and haven't yet finished your Christmas cards!!


This one is Sleeping Polar Bear available Here.  I have decoupaged some layers and added glitter. The kits come as an 8 x 8 but I have resized this to a 6 x 6.

Challenges:

Come and Get it - Christmas
Dragonfly Dreams - Christmas
Dragonfly Journeys - Christmas Critters
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - Anything Goes
CHNC 2 - Anything Goes (Christmas)
Digitally Sweet - Digital Christmas Card