Sunday, 13 April 2014

Sunday Sketch & Stamp

Well good morning and welcome to a Team 1 hosted Sunday Sketch & Stamp challenge!
This week our sketch has been designed by Carole:

And here is what I created:
"Lady Bug Tia from Some Odd Girl Stamps
Coloured with Copics, Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Sentiment from HobbyCraft
First Edition paper
Red card from That Craft Place
Papermania heart stickers
Glossy Accents & Stickles
Don't forget to check out the challenge blog to see what the other super talented ladies have for you!

Saturday, 12 April 2014

New Challenge at Digi Galore

Hello & welcome to another Digi Galore challenge!
This time we are sponsored by the beautiful All Dressed Up and the theme of the challenge is "Flowers"

Us lucky DT girls got a choice of two stunning images but I couldn't choose so I used both!

Firstly here is what I created using "Little Bookworm"...

Image coloured with Copics, Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Daily Grind "Simple Stories" paper
Card & blue resin flowers from That Craft Place
Papermania twine
... and here is what I created using "Looking Gorgeous"

Image coloured with Copics, Promarkers & Flexmarkers
First Edition paper
Cream & bright pink card from The Papeterie
Web ribbon & resin flowers from That Craft Place
Flower bundle from The Range

Please come and join in the fun at the Digi Galore challenge, all we ask is that you use a digi image on your project and not to backlink to old posts

Monday, 7 April 2014

Louise's April Showcase #1

Welcome to my first April showcase for the amazing Simply Steampunk Challenge blog!

Here is what I have created with the superb image "Jack & Jill"...


Image coloured with Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Purple card from The Papeterie
Graphic 45 paper
Papermania flower
Charms from stash

Saturday, 5 April 2014

New Challenge at Simply Steampunk Challenges

It's a new challenge over at the Simply Steampunk Challenges blog and this time the theme is "Anything Goes"!

I have used "Druscillia the Demon" to create my project...

Image coloured with Flexmarkers & Promarkers
BoBunny & MME papers
Orange metallic card from The Papeterie
Tim Holtz sentiment stickers
Flowers from stash

Now you should head over to the Simply Steampunk Challenge blog ( to see what the other super talented DT ladies have for you

Friday, 4 April 2014

Little Miss Sunshine

The current issue over on the Paper Issue blog is "Pocket Full of Sunshine"
Here is what I created using "Weekend Kaylee" from Some Odd Girl
Image coloured with Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Echo Park papers
Gold card from The Papeterie
Sticker sentiment from stash
Flair & large crystals from Paper Issues
Paper rosette from Papermania
Small crystals from HobbyCraft
Stickles & Glossy Accents

Pretty in.. umm yellow!

Recently I became aware of a digital image company called All Dressed Up, they have some gorgeous images - including some amazing freebies to get you started!
Their current challenge is Monochrome and here is what I created using "Abi Ballerina"...
Image coloured with Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Card from The Papeterie
Vellum pennant, crystals & star from Paper Issues
Stickles & Glossy Accents

Sunday, 30 March 2014

Birthday Blog Hop Celebration

Morning Everyone! I'm super excited because Sunday Sketch and Stamp has reached the milestone of 200 sketches!! We couldn't let it pass without having a bit of a celebration, so we've got lots of fun things planned for you!

Our wonderful design team has joined forces with a couple of faces from the past (lovely ladies who used to be on the SS&S team) as well as a couple of fabulous - and very talented ladies who are well known in blog land to bring you our BIRTHDAY BLOG HOP.

I have used Sketch #24

And here is what I created...

"Hand Holding Kody and Mae" from Some Odd Girl
Coloured with Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Glitter sentiment from HobbyCraft
Flowered paper from Papermania
Blue paper from Simple Stories
Yellow card from The Papeterie
Button rosette from Papermania
Sequins & Flair from Paper Issues
Glitter hearts from Papermania
Glossy Accents & Stickles

Now, from here, you need to hop along and visit everyone on the list to see what they've created with any of our past 200 sketches, and make sure you leave a comment at each stop because there are some hidden prizes along the way!!

                                   Louise <----- you are here

Then you need to head back to the Sunday Sketch & Stamp blog, where you've got until 11.59pm, Saturday 5th April to link up your own creation using any one of our past sketches, which will increase your chances even more of winning one of our fab prizes.

Talking of which, the prizes for the hop have been provided by:

I Design for


as well as some mystery prizes!!!!

You've got to be in it to win it!! There are 3 prizes hidden along the way which could be won by anyone who leaves a comment - but no-one (except me!) knows where the prizes are, so you must make sure you visit and comment on everyone's blog. Then there are another 3 prizes for everyone who joins in with the 'Any past sketch challenge'. So - if you join in with the hop and the challenge, you could win more than one prize!!

And last but not least, thanks to all DT members past and present and thanks to all of our followers and participants - you all make the challenge what it is today. Here's to the next 200 challenges!!