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Thrice The Good News !!!

Hello everybody,
So, my final blog post of the year and I would like to share three pieces of good news with you all.
First off, I won the card making competition that I blogged about at my local craft shop!!!Here is the card I made with some close ups and also pictures of what I got with the vouchers I won.

Expect some cards to appear very shortly using the stamps and acetate.Can’t wait to get started on making some fab male cards with the moustaches and also some unusual altered art maybe with the other stamps.

My second piece of good news is that I won some yummy yarn in a competition on Facebook hosted by Cuddlebums (who can be found over on Facebook HERE)and so once my yarn arrives I will show you all what I make with it.Here is a screen shot of the yarn I won which is handdyed and co-ordinates with Day 7 of the Twelve Days of Christmas. Not sure what to make yet but will get my thinking cap on. My last and by no means least good piece of news is that I have been selected by Elaine R…

Flat Friends Challenge Blog

Hello everyone
So as I mentioned a couple of posts ago I have decided to take the plunge and start entering blog challenges/competitions as well as shop competitions that I may come across to enter my handcrafted goods in.
So with that in mind here comes my first entry into a challenge.
Emma Canning from Flat Friends Challenge Blog over HERE has a blog challenge till the end of the month where the creation must feature pink, blue and green.
I’ve designed a card using a Saturated Canary stamp called ‘Puppy Luv’ which I’ve coloured using a mixture of Promarkers, Spectrum Noirs and Graph It pens which I have then cut out leaving a small border and matted onto green chevron paper and green honeycomb paper from the Happy Days Collection from DoCrafts Papermania and also the blue background paper from the Kitschy Kitchen Collection by Melissa Frances.
I’ve tied a length of pink spotty ribbon on the centre of the card and fastened a brass vintage style Love Heart charm to it and finished the card…