Thursday 28 July 2011

Sarah Hurley Challenges - Punch It!! xxx

Hi all

Just me again, this time with my wee Sarah Hurley Challenge creation!
This fortnights Challenge was picked by the fab Tammy and she picked a fab little challenge


Easy peasy!! You just gotta dig out all your hand punches and get crafty!!
Here's what I came up with

I used some of the lovely gingham papers from the new Oz CD Rom and also the wee Wicked Witch image coloured with promarkers! added a wee punched border with my Martha Stewart Punch and some wee punch stars to finish!

I would like to enter into the following Challenges
Paper Minutes - Sketch
Papercraft Star - Anything Goes
2 Sisters Challenge - Anything Goes

I hope you will join us this time at Sarah Hurley Challenges and "get punching"!!
Hugs Melly

Remember still time for my CANDY!!

Crafty Cardmakers -Butterflies xxx

Morning all

So sorry about this late post! My laptop gave up on me and all my pics were on it! I eventually fixed it and all back to normal!

This fortnight at Crafty Cardmakers its was my wee turn to pick the Challenge, so I went with something I UTTERLY LOVE


heee, not that you didn't know that already

I made the wee card for my Mother-in-laws birthday using her fav colours and my new fav stamp!

I would like to enter into the following Challenges
 I ♥ Promarkers - Anything Goes
Crafts and Me - Ribbon
Flutter By Wednesday - Butterfly Image
My Mum's Craft Shop - Fab and Funky

I hope you will join in the fun this time over at Crafty Cardmakers and check out the Dt's fab creations!
Hugs Melly

Ps Remember my CANDY!!

Monday 25 July 2011

Dream Valley Challenge 12 - Surprise!!! xxx

Afternoon all

I'm so so SORRY for the terrible lack of posts this past 2 weeks! What with the Fair on Saturday and my wrist I've just been totally out of it! No more excuses tho lol

This fortnights Challenge at Dream Valley is a little bit different! We wanna see a


element on your creation!
Yeah something maybe hidden, or that pops out or up! Just a lil surprise for the receiver! As normal you can make anything you like not just a card! It can be a scrapbook page or maybe some altered art or maybe a gift itself!

If you check out the blog you can find some links to give you some hints and help with ideas!

As I was VERY behind I never got a chance to use the fab images we received from the fabby sponsor! But the Dt made some fab creations with the images we were lucky enough to get!

This fortnight we are pleased to Sponsored by another fab wee company

Digi's With Attitude! is a Digital Stamp Company that brings Sassy Attitude to your stamping projects!
Meet the newest Attitude’s in town!

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Her hairstyles constantly change, as does her clothing and element she is in. She is sassy and isn't afraid to show it! Everyone loves Grumpy Gretchen. We know you will too!
You can now meet the new Animals With Attitude! too! They are in the store and ready for you to adopt them.
All images are 300 dpi and come in both JPEG & PNG instant downloads

Prize - $10.00 Canadian dollars to spend in their shop, check out some of the super funky images!

Here's my wee "Surprise" creation

Hope you like??

I want to enter this into the following Challenges
Cupcake Challenge - Picture Inspiration
Aud Sentiments - To make Someone Smile
Charisma Cardz - sunshine Colours
Lili Of The Valley - Fun and Games

Hope you will join us this time and maybe win a wee prize??
Back soon
Melly xxx

Ps remember by CANDY!

Thursday 14 July 2011

Sarah Hurley Challenges - Colour Challenge xxx

Happy Thursday all

Hope you are all well out there in lil blogland! How lovely is it out your way?? Its so warm, sunny and utterly beautiful here in my wee part of Scotland! I'm trying my hardest to get things finished for the fayre but the sun is calling me heee! Also there's only ONE more sleep till the Harry Potter is released! My tickets are booked and my excitement is reaching boiling point ekkkk can't wait!

On to another wee Challenge from Sarah Hurley


Easy peasy, all we wanna see is some form of colouring on your project! This can be in the form of markers, ink, paints, chalks anything as long as you use a colouring medium it goes!

This fortnight we're sponsored by the fab Robyn's Fetish and the Dt even got a few wee images to use to

I had so much fun making my wee clouds using some hints I found over the Internet! My wee Dragonfly is all glossed and glittered and I used the yummy OZ papers

I would like to enter this into the following Challenges
Crafts and Me - Summertime
The Crazy Challenge - Summertime

Remember and check out my fellow Dt's stunning creations for some amazing inspiration and remember you have two weeks to enter our wee Challenge!

Hugs Melly xxx

Ps Remember my CANDY xxx

Monday 11 July 2011

A few wee cards xxx

Evening all

Told you I would be back!! Tho the sun never lasted! Its been BLACK here since around 4pm and the rain keeps threatening! I'm thinking it could thunder and lightning too, just so warm!!

Anyways I wanted to share some creations I've made! Some before the wrist incident and a wee one I made today with my new Some Odd Girl stamp that I couldn't resist! How cute is wee Tobie

I so love him, think a new fav hee

I would like to enter this into the following Challenges
Some Odd Girl - Bright and Blinding
Totally Gorjuss - Summertime

The next wee card I made the week I hurt my wrist! I wanted to ink up my wee Maggie and knew these papers would be perfect for the Oriental style I wanted

I adore her hee, another fave hee
I wanna enter it into the following Challenges
Stamp, Scrap and Doodle - Cream, Brown and 1 other Blue
Charizma Cardz - Flowers and Dt call
Stampavie - 3 or more Layers

The last wee card was for an order I got asked to do

Here's the wee Challenges I'd like to enter
Come and Get it - colour challenge ( mines is more reddy pink, hope ok)
Bling it on - Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes

Hope you like my wee cards! I do love making cards for someone in mind but making them for fun is good too hee! Thanks gain for stopping by and remember I've got CANDY for all you guys!

Hugs Melly xxx

Crafty Cardmakers - One Layer Card xxx

Hey all
Isn't it lovely too see the sun again! So nice and warm and perfect for getting all the washings out hee

This time over on Crafty Cardmakers we have a nice simple Challenge for you all


Different, fun and easy!

I decided to keep it really simple and just use one of my stamps with a plain card stock coloured with my promarkers, with wee bit embellishment to finish it off

This was my second attempt the 1st was "very" of centre hee
I'd like to enter this into the following Challenges
♥ Promarkers - Clean and Simple
Stamps R us - "Through the Garden Gate"
OSAAT - Anything Goes

Remember and check out the Dt's amazing creations for some inspiration!
Hugs Melly xxx

Remember my CANDY ohhhh and I'll be back later xx

Sunday 10 July 2011

Dream Valley Challenge 11 - Summer xxx

Good afternnon lovelies
Hope all is well out there in blogland and you are all keeping well?
This is a wee scheduled post as I'm currently having a wee day out with Hubby! We're at the new Whitelee Wind Farm and Visitors Centre, having a wee picnic and hopefully getting plenty pics! Hopefully it stays dry long enough for us to wonder through the huge windmills! Not only am I having a wee day today I have been getting spoiled since Friday! Craft stuff, holiday goodies and even some wee pennies to buy some papers I seen online, how GOOD is my Hubby to me!!??

Ok enough of me, on to the Challenge at Dream Valley
My wrist is a bit better so I have been taking my time to do my cards and things, so be gentle hee!

This fortnight we have a nice fun Challenge for you all


Fab, hot, bright and fun!

All you gotta do is make a wee Summery creation, like a fab card with beachy image maybe a or even a gorjuss Scrapbook page full of summer holiday memories! As long is it fits the theme, it goes!!

We have another fab sponsor this time and the lucky winner can win £10 voucher for their wee shop

You know you want to enter heee

So I've made a wee centre step card for this Challenge using one of my new wee Digital images from Make it Crafty using Siren of Pearls

Not bad if I do say so fro a dodgy wrist hee!

I would like to enter this into the following Challenges
Dutch Dare - Summer
Samuel Taylor - Summer
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes

Remember and check out the Dt's fab creations for some inspiration on our Summer theme!
Hugs Melly xxx

Oh I've got CANDY for anyone thats intersested!