Monday, 31 August 2009

Anya Pocket , and Birthday Card



Here are some pretty Anya cards I made today :)
I have not made any cards for over a week now
and was itching to do something.

My kids go back to school in a couple of days , and then
I am going to start on
Halloween cards and Christmas cards.
Summer has gone by way way to fast :(

Anyways here is the 1st card .




The front of the card has a pocket and the tag reads" Just Because"
The inside also has pockets .
I forgot to take a pic so will
try and upload one later :)

Items used :
White orange and limegreen cardstock
Papers by DCWV
Flowers, brads and ribbon from stash

Stamp : Anya Sing from TGF
I coloured her in useing Whisper Strokes
markers as watercolour.

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Second card


This is a birthday card I made .
I just liked the colours of the papers and the flowers:)

Items used:
White and red cardstock
DCWV papers
Nestabilites
Ribbon from stash
Texture plate

Stamp : Anya Sing from TGF
I coloured her in useing Whisper Strokes
markers as watercolour.


Thank you for looking :)
Cheryl

Tuesday, 25 August 2009

First Step-Card



How is everyone's summer going ?
Some children are already back in school .
I know most kids in the states have.

Well mine is just about over :( and My kids go back to school in a couple of weeks :(
But before they do, we are taking a trip down to London :)
Going to do some sight-seeing and go to a couple attractions there .
So it should be very fun.


Well today I made my first Step-Card. I seen some on some craft sites
and thought they looked cute. Although there were no
instructions on how to make them :(

So it took me a few tries , to get it the way I wanted it.
Didnt exactly turn out how I expected , but practise makes perfect :)




Items used :
White, lilac, and baby blue cardstock
Papers by Papermania
Glitter
Fiber from stash

Stamp:
Hippy Anya
I used Whisper Strokes markers as watercolour
on her and then added a bit of glitter
to her headpiece and necklace.

Sentiment:
Printed from computer


Thank you for looking :)
Cheryl

Friday, 21 August 2009

Thank You

Just want to thank Sylvia over at Poppy's Papercraft Patch for this lovely award :)

Please check out her wonderful blog :)

Thanks for looking,
Cheryl:)

Tuesday, 11 August 2009

Thank you !


I have received 2 awards in the last week !
I have not been on much so to get some free time and see
I have been given these is such a treat!!

The 1st one is from Scott
Thank you for thinking of me !




And the 2nd is from Sam
Thank you also for thinking of me !!



Now onto some cards I have made :) Some of these were just for fun !!
And I thought I would share them with you :)

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This first, two cards I made for fun . I really like this Edward stamp. So many things you can do with it. And for the Twilight fans out there ......Do you got Edward ? lol







This card is for a friends birthday .

Items used:
DCWV papers
White and black cardstock
Ribbon from stash

Stamp:
Edward from The Greeting Farm.
I used whipser strokes markers on all of them as water colour,
and glitter glue on 2 of them .



The next 2 cards are summer cards..just wanted something fun .


Items used:
White cardstock
Glitter card
Papers by DCWV and Papermania
Sewing machine
Brads glitter and flowers from stash
Martha Stewart border punch

Stamps:
Hippy Anya from TGF
and
Sunglasses Emma and Sandbucket Trevor
Again I used Whisper Strokes markers as water colour on them , and on the TGF stamp I decoupaged her clothes .


And last but not least , this is the Thank You card , I made for my sons best friends mom.
They took my son on holiday with them. And they had such a great time .



Items used :
White and tan cardstock
Papers by DCWV
Sewing machine
Raffia
Nestabilites
Glitter from stash

Stamp :
Sing Anya from TGF
I decoupaged her clothes and coloured her in useing
Whisper Strokes markers as water colour.


Thank you for looking :)
Hope you all are having a lovely summer:)
Cheryl

Sunday, 2 August 2009

Beach Babe


How are you all today ? I am a bit tired LOL
I was up late last night blog hopping and checking
out ALL the GREAT blogs for the Anyaversary !!
And wow, soo many GREAT cards !!
I know I will be going back for 2nd looks :)

And omg the new stamps are sooooo cute!!
I got all excited looking at them lol .
But I have to wait to get some :(

Also,
I just want to give a big THANK YOU to all the
WONDERFUL ladies that stopped by and left
comments on my cards :)
It really does mean a lot to me !!!

So the card I made today was me having a play with my new
"Sunglasses Emma" stamp by C.C. designs .
And she is a cutie :)
I find these stamps easy to work with
and lovely to colour in :)



Beach Babe

Items used :
White, orange and light blue cardstock
Papers by DCWV
Flowers , brads , and gems from stash
Martha Stewart Border Punch

Stamp:
Sunglasses Emma by C.C. Designs
I coloured her in useing Whisper Strokes markers. Then went over her suit with
Sakura stardust pens as watercolour. Added light blue
glitter glue to the towel and clear
embossed the sunglasses.

Sentiment:
Printed from my computer.


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Birthday Ian

This was for one of the challenges yesterday at
The Greeting Farm .
You had to make a card useing this Digital Birthday Ian stamp.
And it was a speed challenge.
Although I didnt win lol......am just not that fast haha, I enjoyed taking part !!
And I got a super cute digital stamp for free !!
So all in all it was a good day.

I really did enjoy myself yesterday and I hope everyone else did as well :)

Items used :
White, red, blue and green cardstock
Papers by DCWV
Martha Stewart Border Punch

Stamp:
Birthday Ian
I outlined the whole image in Black Sakura glaze pen,
then coloured him in useing Whisper Strokes markers.

Sentiment:
Printed from my computer.


Thank you for looking ,
Cheryl :)



Saturday, 1 August 2009

Happy Anyaversay !!




Today is The Greeting Farm's 1st birthday ! Congrats to you all :)
And to celebrate they are haveing a huge blog hop .
So head on over and check out all the wonderful blogs .
Plus there will be contests , giveaways and a Suprise.
It starts at 9CST and there are over 80 blogs ,
You can find thier links at The Greeting Farm and
Club Anya blogs.
so sit back, relax and have fun :)


I love The Greeting Farm's stamps and cant wait for the new releases !!!
From the ones I have seen , you know they are all
going to be super cute ! I dont own many but the ones I have ,
I really really like :)
They are easy to work with and colour .

Have a fun time hopping around the blogs
and
Happy Birthday again TGF :)


Here come the Girls !


I did try and mask them but FAILED horribly lol ...
that is something I am working on lol

So instead I stamped them on seperate card.



I really liked this paper. The flowers are so pretty and the
glitter in the really catches the eye.


Items used :
White and yellow cardstock
DCWV paper
Ribbon from stash
Glitter

Stamps :
Miss Anya
and Miss Anya :Rain Snow Shine

I coloured them in with Whisper Strokes markers as watercolour.
Then used Sakura stardust pens to give the
clothes some glitter effects .
Took a white Sakura Glaze pen and made
streaks on the glasses .
And added a bit of fine glitter to
certain parts of the clothes .

Sentiment is printed from my computer:)


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What Brings You Joy ?


This is the card I made for this weeks sketch at
Farm Fresh Fridays .
The sketch is super cute and was very easy to work with !

On this card I used left over papers from the card above.
I really like that paper !!! The colours are so summery and bright.

And isnt the little Anya cute !!


Items used:
Sketch at FFF
White and orange cardstock.
Papers by DCWV
Ribbon, flowers and brads from stash
Martha Stewart border punch
Yellow glitter
Nestabilites

Stamp:
Anya "sing"
I used Whisper Strokes markers as water colour on her .
I then restamped her onto some red paper and cut out the bits of clothes
and the flower and decoupaged them .

Sentiment:
It is from a vellum sheet my sister sent to me :)



Thank you all for looking !
And Happy Hopping .
Cheryl:)