mandag 25. april 2011

Karen's Doodles #60 - At the Beach

Happy Monday:O)
I hope you are all having a lovely Easter weekend.
Here in Stavanger, Norway we have had beautiful, sunny weather the whole week, it has been sooooo good:O)

The challenge over at

Karen's Doodles

is At the Beach

it could not be better, lol:O)

I have altered the back-side of a stretched Canvas and made an "At the beach" scene.
Images I have used are "On The Beach" and "Tropical Party Set" from Karen's Doodles store.
I have coloured with lots of Copic Sketch markers.

To make this picture:
Papers: Beige and Pink Bazzil, DP from Papirdesign, Teresa Collings and Rayher
Paper Doily from stash
Embellishment: Flowers from North Star Stamps, Kort & Godt and Wild Orchid Crafts
Ribbon, Lace and Bling squares from Kort & Godt
Stickles "Diamond"
on the edges

Are they not adorable?:O)

Everyone can enter our Karen's Doodles challenges, but to be in for the first prize, you need to use one of Karen's Doodles cute images.

Go over to the challenge blog to have a look at what the rest of the DT members have made to inspire you.

Happy crafting.


Thank you for stopping by today.
Have a lovely week.


I have entered this here:
The ABC Challenge - S is for Sparkle
Creative Inspirations #108 - Pets/ Animals!
Papertake Weekly - Spots N Stripes
Totally Gorjuss #77 - Bling it on!
CRAFT Challenge #99 - Flowers
Cute Card Thursday #161 - No Text!

lørdag 23. april 2011

And the winner is........

It is time to choose the lucky winner of

Emerald Faeries Blog Hop.

I let choose;



Get in touch with Deb, let her know the cute Emerald Faerie image you want, "Kyla & Twinkie" or "Kenz and Tilly", and she will make sure you get it;)


mandag 18. april 2011

Karen's Doodles #59 - Lots of layers

Happy Monday:O)
Just a quick post today.

Monday is time for a new challenge over at

Karen's Doodles

challenge #59 - Lots of Layers
I have used the adorable "Springtime" from Karen's Doodles store.
She is coloured with Copic Sketch Markers.

I have made a cute purse/ handbag, 4"x4"x4", inspired by Pia's beautiful creation:O)
Thank you for sharing, Pia:O)

I will let the pictures speak for themselves;O)

To make this purse/handbag:
Papers: Pink Bazzil, 2 double sided DP from My Minde's Eye
Shrink Plastic
Other: Ribbon from stash
Martha Stewart Edge Punch "Embossed Zigzag"

Copic Sketch Markers used:
Fur: E41, E43, E44, E47
Eyes: E13, E17, E18
Dress: R00, R81, R83, R85
Butterflies: V91, V93, V95
Flowers and grass: Y21, Y35, RV00, RV91, RV93, G82, G94

Inspired to make "Lots of Layers"?
Do go over to Karen's Doodles challenge blog to get some more from the talented DT.

Thank you for stoppin' by my blog today.
Your nice comments are always appreciated, thank you so much:O)

LOL, did I say a quick post.......... hmmm!

Have a gr8 Easter;O)


I have entered this here:
Cute Card Thursday #160 - Weather Inspired!
The ABC challenge - S for Sugar and Spice
A Spoon Full of Sugar #147 - All Creatures Great or Small
Creative Card Crew - Spring
Cupcake Craft Challenge #138 - Lots of Layers
The Pink Elephant #98 - Pink, White, Green, Purple

fredag 15. april 2011

Sukkersött #121 - Egg

Wooohooo det er fredag og påsken er rett rundt hjørnet:O)))

Fredag er også tid for ny utfordring hos


Denne utfordringen går over to uker, så det er nok av tid til å bli med på moroa.

Ukens sponsor er Kort&Godt

Denne gang vil vi se EGG i prosjektene deres, enten du dekorerer et egg eller har egg som motiv, EGG er ukens utfordring:O)

Selv må jeg innrømme at jeg likte godt den Steampunk utfordringen vi hadde, og har valgt å pynte et egg med litt innslag av Steampunk:O)

Her ser dere egget fra alle vinkler:O)

Til dette egget har jeg brukt:

Motiv: "Steam Punkers Old Photo Tinprints" fra Altered Artifacts Etsy Store
Jeg fant en hekleoppskrift på disse lekre tannhjulene HER.
Blomster fra Kort & Godt, North Star Stamps og Wild Orchid Crafts
Bånd, perler og blonde fra stash
Metallpynt fra Tim Holtz, Kort & Godt og stash.
Distress Crackle Paint "Dusty Concord"
Distress Ink "Vintage Photo"
Copper Embossing powder

Ta turen over til Sukkersött og se på nydelige kreasjonene til design teamet!

Da gjenstår det for meg å ønske dere en riktig god og kreativ helg.

Takk for at du titter innom bloggen min, og for at du legger igjen koselige kommentarer:O)

Klemmer fra

Dette egget deltar her:
CRAFT challenge#98 - Easter
Truly Scrumptious #55 - Vintage
Scrapperiket #24 - Metall
Kortgleder - Påske
Crafts and Me #30 - Ribbon
The Paper Variety - Flowers

torsdag 14. april 2011

Emerald Faeries new release and blog hop

Welcome to Deb's Creations new Emerald Faeries release Blog Hop.

Deb's Creations is excited to release 2 more beautiful Faeries Stamps in both Digi & Rubber to the exclusive Collection only available at the Deb's Creations Online Shop

Linda Catchlove has done it again with these stunning 2 new additions to the Collection;

"Kayla & Twinkie"and "Kenz & Tilly"

The Emerald Faerie collections come in both rubber and Digi form and you can find them here.
The stamps are now available in Digi format & the rubber stamps are up for preorder!

Please join in on our Blog Hop to see all the gorgeous creations from all the Deb's Creations DT Ladies & GDT Ladies, you will just enjoy the journey around the world with us. Don't forget to leave a comment & become a follower on each DT & GDT Blog to have a chance to win a gorgeous Emerald Faerie Digi Stamp for yourself- you get to choose which 1 you would like- so remember to follow my blog & leave me a comment Ladies!
I will draw one lucky winner Friday 22 and announce the lucky one on my blog
(so make sure and come back to check).

If you came here from Louise you have come to the right place.
If you are lost, and looking for the start of the blog hop, go HERE.

My first card to share with you is a Spring Card made inspired by THIS TUTORIAL

I have used the adorable
"Kayla & Twinkie"
They are coloured with Copics


For my second card I have used adorable
"Kenz & Tilly",
also coloured with Copics.

Here is the order of the list. Take your time as there is a lot of beautiful creations from all the DT to inspire you along the way.

Nancy (You are here now)
Deb M
Deb P

Your next stop on the hop is

If you want to see more beautiful creations with these cuties, why don't do Group A's blog hop as well, starting with



Enjoy the rest of your hop and all the inspiration along the way as the DT have done a fabulous job......

Thank you for stoppin' by, have a great day.


This card is entered here:
Flutter By Wednesday's #150 - Soft Pastel Colors (and fairies)
Digital Tuesday #106 - Little Women
Allsorts #98 - Anything but a square!

This card is entered here:
CLP #35 - Sketch
Wild Orchid Challenge #21 - Wings

tirsdag 12. april 2011

A card made for a friend

Hello and happy Tuesday:O)

Today I want to show you a book card I have made for a friend, it's for a Confirmation.

The image is "Dressy Edward - Digi" from The Greeting Farm.
I have coloured him with Copic Sketch Markers.

Under here is pictures showing that I have used Heat Embossing on the watch and sprocket.

There is a magnet under the button to keep the book closed.

Inside there is a Confirmation sentiment in Norwegian.
The tag is for a personal note:O)

To make this card:
Papers: Black Bassil, DP from Webster's Pages and My Minde's Eye
Stamps: Image from TGF, watch and sprocket are digi from My Grafico, Sentiments from
Embellishment: Chipboard Buttons from Graphic45, ribbon and brad from Kort & Godt
Other: Copper and Clear Embossing powder

Copis Markers used:
Hair: E50, E21, E15, E25, E27, E29
Skin: E0000, E000, E00, E11, E13, R20
Suit: W3, W5, W7, W10,
C1, C3

Thank you for visiting my blog:O)

Have a great day!!!


I have entered this card here:
TGF Farm Fresh Challenge - Let's Hear it for the Boys
Papertake Weekly - Truly Dimensional
Stamp Something - Sassy Circle Somethings
Copic Creations #47 - Your Fav. Copic Technique (Feather blending Technique)

mandag 11. april 2011

Karen's Doodles #58 - Birthday


The sun is up and it is getting warmer every day now.
This weekend I have enjoyed the nice weather with my family.
I can't say it enough, I LOVE SPRING:O)


Monday is time for a new challenge over at

Karen's Doodles

challenge #58 - Birthday

For this week's challenge I have made a fun card; it's a Surprise Pop Up Slider card.

I have used two images from Karen's Doodles "Nutsy Fun Set", and of cause I have coloured with my Copic Sketch Markers. Have to admit I am adicted to those markers:OI lol

To make this card:
Paper: Red bazzil, DP from October Afternoon
Embellishment: Flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts and North Star Stamps,
Pearls from Kort & Godt
Ribbons from Really Reasonable Ribbons
Others: Sentiments from North Star Stamps
(Wishing you a great Birthday; Happy Birthday)

Copic Markers used:
Fur: E50,E25, E27, E29, E19
Nut: E40, E42, E43, E44, E47,
E21, E15, E17, E18, E19,
Gift and grass: R20, R22, R24, R29,
G12, G94,

Karen has many cute images for birthday cards, and other occations:O)
Visit her store to have a look.

Anyone can enter our challenges, but remember only entries using Karen's Doodles images will
be eligible for the first place prize and Card of the Week.


Hope you got inspired and want to join in on the fun this week.

Thank you for stoppin' by today.

Have a great week.


I have entered this card here:
Totally Gorjuss #75 - Fluffy
CRAFT challenge #97 - Animals/Pets

mandag 4. april 2011

Karen's Doodles #57 - Fancy & Feminine

Woohoo:O) It's Monday and time for a new, fun challenge over at

Karen's Doodles

challenge #57 - Fancy & Feminine
So, grab those feminine images and papers, and get creative:O)

I have used the new Karen's Doodles stamp "Birthday Fairy" on my card,
and she is coloured with Copics.
Isn't she cute???:O)

To make this card:
Papers: Pink and Brown Bazzil, DP from Pion Design
Embellishment: Lace and charm from my stash, ribbon from Really Reasonable Ribbons,
Flowers from Kort & Godt and Wild Orchid Crafts,
Pearls and from Kort & Godt
Others: Stickles "Antique Linen", "Cotton Candy", "Star Dust" and Diamond"
Pine Punch, MS "Embossed Zigzag"
Die from Kort & Godt

Copics used:

Go over to Karen's Doodles to look at the beautiful creations my fellow DT members have come up with this week.
Hope you get inspired to join in on the fun.

Anyone can enter our challenges but remember only entries using Karen's Doodles images will
be eligible for the first place prize and Card of the Week.


Thank you for stoppin' by today. Have a great week.


I have entered this card here:
Sketch Saturday #149 - Sketch
Allsorts #97 - Blooming Blossoms
Really Reasonable Ribbon #21 - Use Dies or Punches & Ribbon
Stamp Something - April Digi Day
The ABC challenge - R is for Roses