Monday 31 December 2012

2012 card review

Hi everyone, hope you're all well. I was looking through the cards I've made during 2012 and thought I'd post 10 as my last blog post of the year.

Happy New Year!

Sue xx

Tuesday 18 December 2012

Thank you and Happy Christmas !!

Hi everyone, I don't know if I will do another card post before Christmas so I just wanted to take this opportunity to say...

A BIG THANK YOU to all my blog members, fellow DT members, everyone who has supported the ATSAM and ATCAS blogs, all who have organised and sponsored card challenges this year and provided such fabulous inspiration, and everybody who has visited this blog and left lovely comments... big hugs xx

Wishing you all a very Happy and Peaceful Christmas and New Year !!!

Sue xxx

Saturday 15 December 2012

Addicted to CAS #3 - SWEET!

Hi everybody, a big thank you to everyone who entered our bauble challenge! Its great to see so many of you joining in.

Now its time for ATCAS challenge #3 - SWEET.

This is my DT card. I've made a one layer card, stamped the little bear holding the cake (Craftwork Cards) with black Archival and coloured with pencils.

This week our fantastic sponsor and Guest Designer is

who is offering a prize of a $20 gift voucher

Please do check out the amazing inspiration from the other lovely Addicted to CAS DT members. We hope you will find a little time in all the Christmas busyness for some crafting and look forward to seeing your fab cards and visiting your blogs.

Thank you for stopping by!


Sue xxx

Tuesday 11 December 2012

ATSM "Bingo Addict" Challenge 5

Hi everyone, thank you for all your amazing entries last week in our Make Your Mark challenge. Now its time for another Bingo challenge at Addicted to Stamps and More. This will be our last challenge for 2012 - the next one will be a Theme challenge on 9 January.

Our sponsor this week is
who is offering a prize of a fabulous PAMPER PACK worth A$84!!! 

I have chosen Red, Ribbon and Pearls for my DT card.

The Christmas wreath stamp set is by Craftwork Cards, stamped in black Memento and coloured with various shades of red Promarkers. I've also used some of the tiny stamps in the set to stamp onto some white CC Card Candi, and added red seam binding and pearls.

Please do pop over to ATSAM and take a look at all the fabulous creations made by our lovely design team which will be sure to inspire you and we hope you will be able to find a little time at this busy season to join in and have fun with our Bingo challenge - why not use some of those chalks which maybe you haven't used for a while or some pretty ribbon from your stash?

We're looking forward to seeing your beautiful entries and visiting your blogs!

Thanks for stopping by, have a great week.

Sue xx

Make My Monday White on White

Hi everybody, hope your week has been OK so far!

This week at Make My Monday the challenge is to make a WHITE ON WHITE Christmas card, and you can use one other colour to embellish (I've chosen green).

For my card, I've used Marianne dies (snowflake die cuts by Craftwork Cards), sentiment by Hero Arts.

Thanks for looking!

Sue xx

Monday 10 December 2012

Less Is More week 97

Hello everybody, its a ONE LAYER challenge this week at Less Is More, entitled ALL IN A ROW.

The bauble stamps are by Stampin Up!, scallop edge stamp by Paula Pascual, sentiment by Hobby Art. I stamped the baubles, scallops and sentiment with TH distress inks, drew the strings and bows by hand and added a touch of glitter glue.

Thanks for stopping by!

Sue x

Saturday 8 December 2012

CASology Week 22

Hi everyone, and welcome to new member, Lada.

Week #22 at CASology is to use SPARKLE.

I've stamped the Christmas messages (Hobby Art) with a Big N Juicy ink pad to make my Christmas package and sparkly silver glitter card for the ribbon, and bow which is half of a punched flower.

Thank you for looking!

Sue x

Thursday 6 December 2012

Less Is More week 96 and Make My Monday

Hi everyone, the colour challenge at Less Is More week 96 is to use RED and GREEN.

The large poppy stamp is by SU!, the small poppy flower by Hobby Art, red and green inks by Tim Holtz.

I would also like to enter this into the Make My Monday challenge this week to make a card featuring your favourite flower.

Thanks for looking! Sorry I haven't been about much, had stressful things going on but I do appreciate your stopping by and its so good to read your lovely comments. Take care!

Sue xx

Saturday 1 December 2012

Addicted to CAS Challenge #2

Hi everyone, today is the start of Addicted to CAS challenge #2 and our code word is BAUBLE, which was chosen by our lovely design team member, Marie.

Our fantastic sponsor and Guest Designer is


Joanna is offering a $20 gift voucher as a prize to the winner of this challenge.

This is my DT card and I've heat embossed the bauble and sentiment with gold embossing powder.

Embossing folder by Darice
Bauble stamp and die by SU!
Sentiment stamp by Hobby Art

Please do check out the amazing creations by the other ladies in the design team.

The challenge will run for two weeks and we look forward to seeing what you have made and visiting your blogs.

Thanks for stopping by.

Sue x