January 31, 2024

Love is in the air

My card today

My card for today is using a new embossing folder and die the red card behind the die cut is red mirri card but can’t see it in the photo

Challenges Entered

Cards 4 Galz Red/Pink Hearts 

Shaz xx

Gone Fishing

My card for today

Today my card is a Lily of the Valley image

Challenges entered

Cards 4 Guyz No ball Sports 
Allsorts Anything but Square

Crafty Catz Anything Goes 

Shaz xx

January 29, 2024


My card today 

My card today is from a decoupage kit that i won many moons ago i can’t even remember where from it’s been in the back of the cupboard for such a long time 
It’s difficult to see in the picture but her dress has glitter on it 

Challenges Entered

Alphabet Challenges - V for Vogue (fashion )
Shaz xx

January 28, 2024


My card for today

Is a house mouse image which suits me as i am an avid jigsaw collector as you can see from tge second photo and this is only half of them i love doing them especially during the winter when we can’t go to stay at the caravan as the site is closed from January to March 


Challenges Entered 

My Time To Craft = Hobbies

House Mouse & Friends Anything Goes 

Shaz xx

January 27, 2024

No balls

My card for today is a la-pache image 
Gone fishing 

Challenges Entered

Cardz 4 Guyz No Ball Sports

Shaz xx

January 26, 2024


My card for today is a house mouse image taken from the cd 
I have used a silver card for matting and silver die cut flowers 

Challenges entered into are 

House Mouse & Friends anything goes / silver and or gold 

Crafty Catz  Anything goes/ Make me Smile 

Shaz xx

January 24, 2024

With Thanks

My card Today

This card i made using new dies coloured with chalks 

Challenges entered

Simon Says Add Texture 

Cards 4 Galz Reds or Pinks 

Shaz xx

Layout No 18

My card for today

Is a card from the cctv layout collection 
This one is No18 
The stamped image is coloured with pencils 
I changed my card to a 6 x 6 card instead of a DL card

Challenge entered

Allsorts Anything Goes / Blue

Shaz xx

January 23, 2024

Sweet Friend

My card for today 

I love this image it’s a printed image from 1 of the house mouse cds
Coloured with promarkers and used my new Sweet Friend stamp 

Challenges entered 

House Mouse & Friends Anything goes with option to use gold or silver i have used silver mat layer and butterfly

Allsorts Anything Goes/ January Blues

Crafty Catz Anything goes / no designer paper 

Shaz xx

January 22, 2024

Layout collection No6

My card for today 

Is my version of the cctv layout collection No6

The stamped image is coloured in using my new pencils which i am loving 

Shaz xx

January 20, 2024

New Home

My card today

For this i have used a new embossing folder and a new die 

Challenges entered into

Sparkles Forum - New Beginnings (home)

 My Time To Craft - Something New ( embossing folder & Die)
Shaz xx

No2 of the Layout Kit

My card for today is my version Card No2 from the CCTV Layout Collection 

Shaz xx

January 19, 2024

With Love

My card today

I made my own background using paints and glitter on the edges
Used snother new die to make the flowers with glittered centres
And a good old peel off for the sentiment 

Challenges entered 

Allsorts - Make your own Background

Simon Says - Lets have Some Fun

Crafty Catz- No Designer Papers

My Time To Craft - Something New (die)

Shaz xx

January 18, 2024

New Stash

My card for today 

I made this one using a new embossing folder and a new flower die

Challenges entered are

Simon Says Lets have some fun 

Crafty Catz Anything Goes

My Time to Craft Something New ( embossing folder )

Shaz xx

January 17, 2024

No1 of the Layout Collection Kit

My card for today

My lovely hubby treated me to the new CCTV kit Layout Collection and below is the first card recipe in the kit and below that is my take on that recipe there are 30 recipes in the collection so look out for more creations 

Shaz xx

January 15, 2024

Under the Weather

We have snow!!! Not a lot thank goodness.

My card for today is a card for someone feeling under the weather 
Made using 1 of my new gemini edgeables dies

Entering into challenges

My Time To Craft - Something New ( edgeable die )

Alphabet Challenges - Under Something ( the weather )

Shaz xx

January 14, 2024

On Safari

My card for today is this lovely image from the same cd as yesterday wished I could remember which one it is but anyway aren’t they cute

Joining in with these challenges

Cardz 4 Galz - Safari 

Crafty Catz- no designer papers

Shaz xx

January 13, 2024

Elephant Hug

Morning not so cold here today but seems very dark 

My card for today is my favourite animal in the world besides dogs and birds of course
I have made this from taking an image from a cd but not sure which one it is and mounted on a black background cut using my new nest of dies

Challenges entered

Cardz 4 Guyz- Something New

Crafty Catz - no designer paper 

Shaz xx

January 12, 2024

Glittered parcels

Still cold here but no snow thankfully stay safe and warm everyone 
My card for today is a card ready for the end of the year time I won’t say the word as it’s too early and we’ve only just got over the last one 😁

Here i have used a House Mouse image from a cd can’t remember which one sorry i added a few sparkles to the hats and parcels 

Joining in with the ABC Christmas challenge 

ABC Christmas - Anything Goes 

Shaz xx

January 11, 2024

Cute Critters

My card for today is a House Mouse stamped image coloured with promarkers and to join in the fun with 

Simon Says - Cute Critters

Housemouse Challenge - Anything Goes

Shaz xx

January 10, 2024

Big boot bluey

Morning all on this very frosty morning 
My card for today is a house mouse stamped image coloured using promarkers i love this little chap with his big boots lol

For this card i have entered into the challenge over at 

Alphabet Challenge -T for Texture ( embossed background)

Shaz xx

January 09, 2024

Something New

Well we didn’t get snow yesterday after all maybe today though 

My card for today is a penny black image coloured with promarkers and i have used my new embossing folder

Penny Black & Friends  Something New 

Simon Says Something New 

Shaz xx

January 08, 2024


Hi all anyone got snow yet it’s just trying here in brum just the odd flake but very cold

My card for today is for the new challenge over at House Mouse & Friends which is as always anything goes with the option of blue i have used blue background card

Also for the new challenge over at Allsorts which is to use something new i have used a new Happy Birthday die

House Mouse & Friends =anything goes / blue 

Simon Say Something New ( happy Birthday die )

Shaz xx

January 07, 2024

Penny Black & Friends

Good morning all

My card for today is a Penny Black stamped and coloured with promarkers, i am entering the Penny Black challenge of anything goes 

Shaz xx

January 06, 2024

With Love

We have sunshine yay!! and I’m still in the craft room it may be sunny but boy is it cold

My card for today is a geordano image i love the images from this cd

I am entering my card into the Allsorts challenge which is a Mood Board i have chosen Dog, bird, orange and flowers

Shaz xx

January 04, 2024

Cold as Ice

Well it’s still miserable weather wise here so my craft room was calling 

Today i have made a Christmas card 🤪 yes i said the naughty word Christmas but you can never be too early i say lol 

For this card i have used a new stamp and die which my wonderful hubby got me for Christmas see there’s that word again lol also the poinsettia die my daughter got me for Christmas oh dear i think i have Christmas on the brain.

I am entering into several challenges with this one and they are 

Simon Says = Something New

Allsorts = Cold as Ice

Sparkles Christmas = Winter Wonderland 

Shaz xx