Sunday, 29 November 2015

165 glitter n sparkle challenge....include a bow

what a dull, cold, damp week its been ...this weeks challenge image is brat sitter ..curly hair girl from bugaboo
as the weather is awful i wanted to make a nice bright card

i coloured ny image with promarkers and matted n layered on patterned card, then glittered card. i added small bows to her hair and shoes n used my stamping up bow punch to make my big bow , i then used my sizzix alpabet to make my sentiment....hope u like x

Sunday, 22 November 2015

164 ...glitter n n purple

This weeks image is vintagedogwalk by day for daisies
I used a trifold card,and used a  butterfly stamp on the sides uing black stamping up ink.
My image was coloured using promarkers and glitter from  my stash.
I used a shaped die to cut image out and rolled the edges in my ink and the sentiment was cut using
my sizzix alphabet.

the finishing touches were added using butterflies dies from printable heaven and was embellished with gems from stash, as the card is such a lovely shape i didn't want to add too much to detract from it .

Sunday, 15 November 2015

163 glitter n sparkle challenge.....use a die

What a strange week weather-wise.... i am all wrapped up cosy at my craft table.
My image this week is bloodthirsty Becky from oddball Art.
I coloured my image with promarkers, felt tips and glitter pens.
The background image is pillowmint zombies.
I decided to go a bit tongue in cheek and make it a get well card lol.
Hope u like it.

I know she is not every-ones cup of tea but i think she is a gorgeously gruesome image, i love her.

Sunday, 8 November 2015

162 glitter n sparkle challenge........use some red

Been a busy week this week with half term, a crafting weekend and work but i've managed to do my card.
My image this week is Pilgrim Girl from Glitterbabe at Stamping Boutique.
I coloured her using promarkers and sakura pens.

The background was matted n layered using backing papers from printable heaven.
i added a frame and bow to decorate it.Hope u like it.

Sunday, 1 November 2015

Glitter n Sparkle challenge 161 anything goes

for this challenge i chose the image Sheman  from Ike's Art
I was well excited cos the first thing that popped into my head was the rocky horror show so i paid homage to that
.I used a 7.5 by 7.5 aperture card.
i used black and red plain card to back my images on.
The words were done by uing wordart on my word programme.

I coloured my image using my trusty promarkers and sakura pens.

The rocky horror image was downloaded from google.
Hope u like my homage.

Sunday, 25 October 2015

glitter n sparkle challenge 160 fall/autumn cards

this weeks challenge matches the seasons n is my favourite time of the image is akv fall leaves by bugaboo
I coloured this in with my promarkers using autumnal colours and added sparkle with some generic glitter.
I matted and layered on various card from my stash sticking with the autumnal theme .
I then used an old brown envelope to make my sentiment.
my flowers were made using my tonic flower pair diesusing the rest of the crafters never waste anything and   just to add that authentic feel the top flower layer was cut from leaves lol......

Sunday, 18 October 2015

glitter n sparkle dt challenge.......cute/spooky halloween

well its challenge time again n its coming up to that time of year,Halloween..........whhhoooOOOOO!!!!!..............................................................................................for this challenge i chose mad queen Alice from sweet pea stamps
i coloured the image using my pro markers and sukura pens....
I decided to steer away from orange and green n used purples blacks and whites instead.
I mounted it on black glitter card and downloaded the background image from google.
I  used black glitter embossing powder on the skulls eyes.
The Halloween stamp is from my stash unfortunately cant remember where from.
I added some nail art gems to her crown.........resourceful us crafters aren't we lol .
As a finishing touch a flower was added to her hair.
 hope you like her
.hugs Kathy.

Sunday, 11 October 2015

dt 158 add some pink

This sundays challenge is add some pink.
I have 2 cards  to share

 the first cards image is Orchis last enchanter from Morgans artworld
this is a trifold card which i matted and layered using papers from my stash.
 I coloured the image with promarkers and added subtle sparkle with sakura gel pens .
I added a little flower gem on her bodice.and behind the layering i added a pink feather for effect.
the verse is a stamp from my stash which i coloured with melon mambo stamping up ink.the border was cut out using a spellbinders die.
also entered into Morgans Artworld challenge add some pink

the second cards  image is candy cane corner from glitterbabe at stamping boutique.
 i coloured the image with promarkers and sakura gel pens.
i drew the gingerbread man myself and the image is mounted using the contemporary Christmas paper from printable heaven .The sentiment is one from my stash.i added a die cut cane and bow from  my stash.
hope u enjoyed your browse as much as i enjoyed making the cards.

Sunday, 4 October 2015

glitter n sparkle dt challenge

Our Glitter n Sparkle weekly challenge for this sunday is anything goes.
 The image i chose is Amy on a cloud by Crafty Sentiments.
I used promarkers to colour her in and added crystal glamour dust, the sentiment is from over the rainbow by stamping up as is the bowmaker.
I mounted the image on my own bright pink stash, and the background image was downloaded from google images.
 My DT colleagues will know why i chose this image.

Tuesday, 29 September 2015

christening card

this was made using the bookatrix  embossing board by glitter first attempt n not too shabby if i say so myself........Avery's mummy n daddy were thrilled to receive it . 
used white card, lace and flowers from my stash and peel offs. the words were stamps and i embossed them using a heat gun and embossing powder.

Sunday, 27 September 2015

3rd Birthday, New Challenge and Blog Hop


This week it is our 3rd Birthday at Glitter 'N' Sparkle
and we have a huge Celebration for you all.

We have a Blog Hop going on with
lots of chances to win candy, images, prizes etc. 

All our DT have Blog Candy or an Image 
or even both to offer.
We would like you to pop to each Blog 
and become a Follower and leave a Comment. 
If you do this you will be entered twice 
into the draw to win the main prize on the 
Glitter 'N' Sparkle Blog
(which is £50 worth of Stampin' Up! goodies of your choice). 
If you also pop along to our Facebook Fan Page 
and like the page and leave us a comment,
you get a chance to win even more candy there too. 

If you start here at  Glitter' N' Sparkle 

Then follow the DT Members as follows
Kathy <----- This is me
Facebook Fan Page 

Then return to the Glitter 'N' Sparkle Blog and tell us you did them all.

I have 2 lovely Prizes for my Blog,
The 1st Winner will receive the Image that I have used 
this week for my Project from Stitchy Bear Stamps
The 2nd Winner will receive this wonderful Christmas Stamp Set,
that I am giving as my Blog Candy.

Good luck to everyone

This week our Theme is
Add some Glitter N Sparkle/
A Sparkly Charm

We have some great sponsors and some fantastic Prizes as well.

Here is my Card:

My Image is Style Shoes by Stitchy Bear Stamps.
I made this from a Sheet of White A4 Card, 
folded in half.
Then I backed the Image onto Red Card,
and coloured it in using Promarker Pens and
Sakura Glitter Pens and Gel Pens.
I used Crystal Glamour Dust 
and some generic Blue Glitter
to add Sparkle.
My sentiment is a Quote by
Christian Louboutin.