Tuesday, 1 September 2015

The last days of summer!!

This month over at Crafts Galore Encore, we are sponsored by Di's Digis who are giving a fantastic prize of 3 digi stamps. Why not pop across and have a look at the fab designs, you never know it might be you!! 

 To be in with a chance all you have to do is to enter our fab challenge at Crafts Galore Encore  which for September is Anything Goes.  

This months card from me is a summery creation,  I refuse to do Halloween or Christmas in August, lol.

I have used a Penny Black Slapstick stamp by Mo Manning called Sweet Day for my main image Magnolia Lazy Summer Days Cling Stamp, Strawberry for my embellishment.

Coloured with Copic Sketch and Ciao
E0000, E00, E21 - Skin
E33, Y21, Y23, Y26, Y28 - Hair
R0000, R000, R00, R21, R22, R24, R27, R29 and R56 - Dress and Strawberries
G20, G21, G24 and G46 - Leaves and Grass
E40, E41 and Y23 - Flowers
B0000 - Outline
Black Spica Glitter Pen

DP is DCWV Nanas Nursery Baby Girl
Dies Memory Box Elegant Scrollwork
Grand Nesties Circles and Scallops
Paper Cellar - Raffia Lace
Card from Stash

I am going to enter this card into the following challenges:

Penny Black Saturday Challenge - Hot summer Colours
Crafting with Friends - Anything goes
Crafty Catz - Use a stamp that you've had for a year or more, I've used Magnolia strawberries
Cut it up - Old School , I've used Memory Box, Elegant scrollwork
Simply Papercraft - Anything goes
Incy Wincy Designs - Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes
Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes
Marker Pop Challenge - Anything Goes
Stamp and Create - One for the Girls
Simon Says Stamp Mondays - Trio of Colours ( I've used red, yellow and green)
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Cute and Girly
Fantastic Tuesday - Anything goes with a twist of make it cute
City Crafter Challenge - In a jam (fruit and/or jar)

This month I have had my two little helpers keeping an eye on things whilst I have been crafting.  Meet Ozzy and Archie our two new additions to the family. So cute but very mischievous!!

Have a great September everyone and I'll be back soon !

Jo x


  1. Hi Jo, I love that image, she is so cute, pretty card too...
    The kittens are so sweet...
    Have a good day...x

  2. Great card, Jo! I'm about to make one final summer card myself today! Love the new kitties, Jo x

  3. Simply precious (the card and the kittens!) No wonder your card turned out so pretty with such helpful assistants.

    Thanks for joining us for our Old School challenge at Cut it Up!


  4. Your card is gorgeous Jo, the image is delightful. Your kittens are just adorable xx

  5. LOVE it! Just gorgeous! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Stamp and Create! Good luck,

  6. Gorgeous card, and love those cute kittens. Sue x

  7. Whoops..forgot to say, thanks for joining us at Cutie Pie's.Sue x

  8. Gorgeous Card. Love the cute image and sweet papers. And those kittens, adorable!!! You are lucky to have such cute helpers.

    Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Catz. Good luck!

  9. Sweet and delicious - a beautifully co-ordinated card. Thanks for joining in at City Crafter. Marina DT

  10. She looks so sweet in her red dress and with the strawberries.
    Thanks for playing with us at Craft your Passion.
    Good luck in the draw.
    xxx Michelle (DT)

  11. Thanks for sharing your lovely crafting for Fan-tastic Tuesday challenge 101 - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

  12. Thank you for joining out August Penny Black Challenge!

    This is such a sweet sweet creation! Love it!

    ♥ Sue Kment

  13. This is definitely cute and girly, perfect for the Cutie Pies!! Thanks for playing and Good Luck!! Sarah :0)

  14. A great card - thanks for joining us at Crafting from the Heart.

    Helen x

  15. Gorgeous. Love the colours. Thank you so much for joining us at Incy Wincy Challenge Blog this week. Hugs Traci DT xx
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  16. Love this sweet strawberry girl and she is colored beautifully and the design of your card is lovely! Your two helpers look so innocent in this image! Thanks for playing along with us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

  17. This is way too cute Jo! I love all those strawberries! (Your new kitties are adorable too!) Thank you so much for sharing this with us at Through The Craft Room Door.
    Warm Regards, Cara
    Through The Craft Room Door {Owner}
    TTCRD Challenge Blog
    My Creative Chaos {My Personal Blog}

  18. Super cute card. What a fun layout and fabulous coloring! Thanks for sharing it with us at Simply Papercraft this time around, good luck!
    Jennifer, DT


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