Saturday, 23 January 2010

Beware this could be a long post!!!

You'll never guess what, yes I have made 3 cards this evening!!! Mind you I did finish work early and have been in the study all evening and I mean 5 hours!! I am only going to post 2 of them though. I have made them all for my friend Wendy for tomorrows demos and sale, so if you are in the Newbury/Kintbury area tomorrow call in and have a free cuppa with us. We will be in Kintbury village hall from 10am to 2pm
The first card I am going to put in the Simon Says Punch it Challenge and they are also running a DT call too and
Spoonfull of Sugar which is layering

I have used the following:
Stamp is Funky Frames by Aspects of Design
Coloured with Copic and Spica Glitter Pens
Martha Stewart Around the page Loop Punches
Nellie Fern Punch
Nellies Large Flower Punch
Nellie Large Flower Embossing Punch
Nellie Small Flower Punch
Nellie Small Flower Embossing Punch
Nellie Stamen Punch
Ticker Tape DP
Bazill Linen Card
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink Pad
Glossy Accents
Pearls from Stash
All the above are available from Wendy at Stamps and Memories
My second card is using the sketch from Sweet Sketch Wednesday 33 and Friday Crafty Catz challenge which this week is love.

I have used the same stamp that I used the other day which I just love and is one of my favourite designers Leigh Hannan Impression Obsession stamps from the Cocktail range.
Coloured with Copic and Spica Glitter Pens
The papers are Alison Ellison Girl Stuff range
Nestibilities ribbon tags
Nestibilities Squares
Glossy Accents
Memento Tuxedo Black Ink Pad
Bazill Linen Card
Glossy Accents

All above again available from Stamps and Memories

Gems, pearls and ribbon from Stash.

Hope you like them, back soon.

Hugs Jo x


  1. Jo, your cards are beautiful. I love your take on the SSW sketch. Thanks for joining us this week.

  2. OH MY!! These are both just gorgeous!!!Both are such beautiful designs.. Love them..
    Hugs, Linda

  3. Hi Jo
    A gorgeous card,thankyou for joining us at Craftycatz for this week's challenge,
    Hugs Dianne xx

  4. These are stunning Jo - beautiful designs and fabulous colours! Jo x

  5. You really did 'punch it' on your first card, I adore the lovely girly colour and lacy style, wish I had some Martha Stewart punches most definately on my wish list. And check you out 3 cards in one evening go girl you're on a roll! You know when the mojo's right you just can't stop making!
    The other halves off out this afternoon so should get some crafting in later on?

    Hugs Lol xxx

  6. hiya..oh i like your card for the CC challenge, love the pink and the image is brill, x carol

  7. Fabulous cards Jo :-) I do especially like all the punches you used ,,, lovely work :-)

    thanks for joining the Simon Says Stamp Challenge and DT call :-)

    Lols x x

  8. Wow, absolute stunning card!Love it!

    Thanks for joining the Simon Says Challenge!

    Hugs, Tímea

  9. Ooh, your card is so cute! I love all the pink. :) Thanks so much for playing along with this week's SSW challenge.

  10. Jo these are lovely. I love them both. Good to see you spending time for yourself like that. Marianne x

  11. Both cards are fabulous but I do love the cocktail image on the SSW sketch. Great job on the sketch and I am loving the nestie labels...needs to be one of my next purchases but it looks like I will have to get it online. Thanks for playing at SSW! Off to see your other card with the same image!

  12. A fab card Jo, love the hearts in the glass.
    Thanx for joinning us at Crafty Catz this week.
    Trish (-:

  13. wow your cards are both stupendous! I love the fruity stamp!
    Thanks for joining us this week at SSW.

  14. OH WOW! Beautiful cards! Love your colors, and images! Thanks for playing with us at SSW!

  15. Oh Jo these are so gorgeous hun, love the images, colours, and your colouring is beautiful.
    3 cards in one evening, well done hunny.
    There is a little something on my blog for you
    hugs Mandy xx

  16. Such fabulous cards Jo. Love the images you've used and the colours also. Hugs Michele x

  17. Great cards and I love that drink image!
    Thanks for joining us at SSW.

    Peace & Luv,

  18. Very cute!! I would love a cup of ♥!! Thanks for playing with SSW!!!

  19. Great card!! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!!
    SSW DT

  20. These are Just stunning dear
    Hugs Jacqui x

  21. Two gorgeous cards - fab take on our sketch!
    Thanks for sharing it at Sweet Sketch Wednesday this week hun!
    Teri x

  22. Fantastic card and such a brilliant take on this weeks sketch...thanks for joining in the fun at SSW this week :) Donna x


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