Friday, 30 September 2016

Polkadoodles Challenge Wk 39 ~ Anything Goes Christmas

Hello Polkadoodlers, this week I have been getting messy and created a lovely spritzed card This has been created using the BRAND NEW release of Stamp Soup Festive Christmas Kit
Come on over and join us at Polkadoodles Challenge Blog.
Looking forward to seeing your projects this week, hugs Aly xxx

 
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Id like to enter the following challenges -
 
Aud Sentiments Challenge 165 - Anything Goes + A Sentiment


Sunday, 25 September 2016

WE LOVE TO CREATE CHALLENGE 20 ANYTHING MIXED MEDIA/CREATIVE GOES

This fortnight I have created this piece using a stamp from my stash and coloured using Violet, Red,Green.Magenta and Turquoise pans.

I have used the Polkadoodles Stamps Set Absolute Vintage
 
Come and join us over at We love to Create for inspiration and a great challenge

Looking forward to seeing your projects, hugs Aly xx

We love 2 create (week 20) 25th September

Sunday, 18 September 2016

Its Christmas at Polkadoodles……

HI there, well we are celebrating Christmas early with a fab new release of a CD and Stamp Soup Festive Kit over at Polkadoodles

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Here are a few of my makes using the Stamps sets and the CD

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Hope you are inspired have a great weekend
hugs Aly xx

Sunday, 11 September 2016

WE LOVE TO CREATE CHALLENGE 19 ANYTHING MIXED MEDIA/CREATIVE GOES

This fortnight I have created this piece using a stamp from my stash and coloured using Violet, Red and Green pans.
Come and join us over at We love to Create for inspiration and a great challenge
Looking forward to seeing your projects, hugs Aly xx
We love 2 create (week 19) 11th September

Friday, 9 September 2016

Polkadoodles Challenge Wk 36 ~ Anything Goes. Oh I do like to be beside the seaside

Hi there! Once again its Polkadoodle Challenge time as always its Anything Goes, this week I am “at the beach” with Winnie enjoying a bottle of Prosecco, as one should. So join us over at Polkadoodles for lots of fun inspiration and great prizes for joining in. Hugs Aly xx
Here I've used the Starfish and Sandcastles CD
 


Id like to enter the following challenges -

Simply Papercraft – Challenge 36
PDE Linky Party – Challenge 137 All Cards
Crafting with Friends – Challenge 27 
Country View Crafts' September Challenge  - Travel
Crafts Galore Encore September Challenge - Anything Goes
A Bit More Time to Craft Challenge 27 - Always Anything Goes
Crafting With An Attitude Challenge 19 - Always Anything Goes
Crafty Girls Creations Challenge 25 - Always Anything Goes

Monday, 5 September 2016

More Mixed Media DT Project September - BROWN

Hi there! This month I have created a faux metallic flower using Viva waxes and an embossing folder, the background I created using a Creative Expressions Background Stamp onto a pearlescent chocolate coloured card and then embossed in Black then just added a sentiment. Hugs Aly xxx
Come and see us over at More Mixed Media

Saturday, 3 September 2016

Polkadoodles Eden Birdcage

The beautiful digi Eden Birdcage from the stunning Eden Collection from Polkadoodles, you will want this collection in your stash I promise you!
hugs Aly xxx

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Id like to enter the following challenges -

Sunny Day Crafting - Anything Goes
TTCRD - Anything Goes
Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes

Friday, 2 September 2016

Big Heart Lily Bug

I said keep an eye out for more cuteness...... here we go the lovely Big Heart Lily Bug from Polkadoodles and she smiling cause its Friday YAY! hugs Aly xx

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Id like to enter the following challenges -

Die Cuttin' Diva's: Anything Goes
Lemon Shortbread: Anything Goes
Passion For Promarkers: Make Us Smile
Cards In Envy:  Square Cards
Deep Ocean Blog – Things with Wings

Polkadoodles Week 35 - Anything Goes

Hi there its time for our Polkadoodle Challenge This week I have created a lovely simple card using the Lavender Tea CD, come and join us I look forward to see your creations, hugs Aly

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I would like to enter the following challenges -

Southern Girls Challenge 142 - Anything Goes
Crafting With An Attitude Challenge 19 - Always Anything Goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge 163 - Anything Goes + A Sentiment

 

Why not join all our Polkadoodles groups on Facebook to keep up with all the news and releases?

PolkaDoodle Crafting
Digi Chooseday Crafting
The Inky Pinky Colouring Group

Thursday, 1 September 2016

Lily Bug

Awwww isn't she just adorable, I have been in a nice clean and simple CUTE mood today, here I have created a card using the Lily Bug Collection from Polkadoodles, keep your eyes peeled for more cuteness, hugs Aly xx

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Id like to enter the following challenges

 Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes
Classic Design Team – Anything Goes
Craft Rocket – Anything Goes
World Wide Open Challenge - Anything Goes

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

Sunday, 28 August 2016

WE LOVE TO CREATE CHALLENGE 18 ANYTHING MIXED MEDIA/CREATIVE GOES

This fortnight I have created a tag using yellow and orange pan pastels and stamping using versamark and dusting over with the Pans.
Looking forward to seeing your projects, hugs Aly xx
We love 2 create

Sunday, 14 August 2016

WE LOVE TO CREATE CHALLENGE 17 ANYTHING MIXED MEDIA/CREATIVE GOES

Happy Sunday! Its time to get your Pan Pastels out and make something for our fortnightly challenge.

This project I made by creating the background using various colours of Pan Pastels through a floral mask, I then added some flowers, a butterfly and a sentiment from Polkadoodles Lavender Tea Collection CD

Looking forward to seeing your creations this fortnight, hugs Aly xx
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Friday, 12 August 2016

Polkadoodles Challenge Week 32 - Anything Goes

Happy Friday Doodlers! This week is "Add Texture" I have created a background using Pan Pastels and masks added corrugated card and string and a hessian ribbon for texture I then popped on a beautiful fairy from Serenity Fairy Wishes with a sentiment. looking forward to seeing your projects this week.
Hugs Aly xx

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Id like to enter the following challenges

Artistic Inspirations Challenge #162 - Anything Goes
Artbymiran Challenge #64 Anything Goes
World Wide Open Design Team Challenge Blog #12

 

UPDATE I was lucky to win Best Technique with this card in World Wide Open Design Team Blog – Thanks girls xx


Alysha Certificate

Best Technique Badge

Sunday, 7 August 2016

Friends

A quickie using Lavender Tea CD from Polkadoodles hugs Aly xx

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Friday, 5 August 2016

Moments spent with a friend

Brushos on pearlesent paper as a background then Using Polkadoodles Starfish and Sandcastles CD, added the beautiful Seahorses and shell embellishments then finally a sentiment. Hugs Aly xx


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Colour Your World

I have had a messy afternoon and have completed this mixed media piece using a mix of acrylic paints and Inktense pencils, a very colourful display of the lovely flowers from Polkadoodles Summertime Stamp Set - hope you are all having a wonderful day, hugs Aly xxx

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Polkadoodles Week 31- Anything Goes Challenge

Alysha - This week I have created a shaped card using elements from both the Serenity Fairy Wishes CD and Little Kingdom CD, Looking forward to seeing your projects, hugs Aly xx

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I would like to enter the following Challenges

The Crafter's Cafe Challenge 154 - Flowers
Southern Girls Challenge -Anything Goes
Lemon Shortbread:  Anything Goes

Sunday, 31 July 2016

WE LOVE TO CREATE CHALLENGE 16 ANYTHING MIXED MEDIA/CREATIVE GOES

Happy Sunday! Its time to get your Pan Pastels out and make something for our fortnightly challenge.
This week I have made a card using Violet and White Pan Pastel, I have used a couple of masks for building up the background, White gel pen for accents then stamped out the dragonfly and added a sentiment - I then matted and layered onto a card
Looking forward to seeing your creations this fortnight, hugs Aly xx
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Monday, 25 July 2016

Mixed media Canvases

I have created some mixed Media Canvases using a heavy weight grey board and a circular MDF shape.

This first one I have painted acrylic blocking on the background and added interest over that using paints and stamps – I then added a stamp from Polkadoodles Absolute Vintage Collection Stamp Set, a sentiment and a circular metallic embellishment from my stash.

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This second one was a circular MDF shape I found in my stash and I've pretty much done the same in prepping a background again using the stamps from Polkadoodles Absolute Vintage Collection

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Sunday, 17 July 2016

WE LOVE TO CREATE CHALLENGE 15 ANYTHING MIXED MEDIA/CREATIVE GOES

This week I have a little 7x5 canvas to share I have used various colours of  Pan Pastels. I have stamped the butterfly stamp over the colours and then covered in Versa mark and clear embossed twice. The stamps on the canvas background are from the Brand New Absolute Vintage stamps set from Polkadoodles. 
Looking forward to your creations this week,
hugs Aly xxx
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Saturday, 16 July 2016

Cherish

A quick butterfly card using Kaiser Kraft stamps and Inktense pencils,
hugs Aly xx

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Friday, 15 July 2016

Polkadoodles ~ Summertime Challenge

Hi there its Summertime over at Polkadoodles so we want you to get your flip flops and beach wear all ready for a beach party! Come and join us for a fun challenge and fab prizes over at Polkadoodles Challenge Blog….. see you there, hugs Aly xx

Here I have used papers and embellies from the latest release from Polkadoodles Starfish and Sandcastles.

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I would like to enter the following challenges

Crafting with Friends ~ Anything Goes
Crafting from the Heart ~ Anything Goes
Through the Craft room Door ~ Anything Goes

Thursday, 14 July 2016

Fun with Flowers

HI there, today I have a little 6x6 card to share with you I have been playing with paints and a straw lol, I painted the flowers from Polkadoodles Floral Collection with distress inks and added a sentiment, finally matting it onto some white card a nice simple card but effective I think, hugs Aly xx

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I would like to enter into the following challenges

Crafting with an Attitude ~ Anything Goes
Crafty Girls Creations ~ Anything Goes
Classic Deign Team Challenge ~ Anything Goes

Saturday, 9 July 2016

Polkadoodles ~ Pretty Gift Box

A pretty box made using papers and embellishments from Polkadoodles Starfish and Sandcastles launch.
hugs Aly xx

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I would like to enter the following challenges ~

Crafting with an Attitude ~ Anything Goes
Crafty Girls Creations ~ Anything Goes
Digital Delights ~ Anything Goes

Friday, 8 July 2016

Polkadoodles - Use Ribbon or Twine Challenge

This week I have 2 projects to show you using twine and ribbon. The first is a simple gift box I have added a stamped daisy on top from the Daisy Days Stamp Collection and some pretty papers.

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box for ribbon challenge using daisy days stamps

The second is a card using the same set of stamps I have stamps daisies in a row and the background has been created using brusho's

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Hope to see you over at Polkadoodles to join in with us in our challenge for lots of fun, inspiration from our FAB design team and some lovely prizes to be won too!
hugs Aly xx

I would like to enter these into the following challenges:

Monday, 4 July 2016

Its Your Day!

Winnie is having a siesta under the foliage after a lovely spa morning. Her nails and toes are all sparkly and she is all ready for her date later on tonight with Rocco! Here she is just waiting for the waiter to top up her Proscecco lol

Here I have made a hanging that was promptly stolen off me for my daughters bedroom wall lol,
hugs Aly xx

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My Sheri Crafts ~ Down at the Beach
Chocolate Coffee and Cards ~ Girls of Summer
Eclectic Ellapu ~ Lifes a Beach

Tagging along

Yay and carrying on with our FABULOUS Starfish and Sandcastles Launch at Polkadoodles here is our lovely Rocco just tagging along for the ride.......
hugs Aly xxx

Get your hands on the fabulous Starfish and Sandcastle Collection here

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I would like to enter the following challenges

Live and Love Crafts ~ Sprinkles of Summer
Chocolate Coffee and Cards ~ Girls of Summer
Eclectic Ellapu ~ Lifes a Beach

Sunday, 3 July 2016

Flip Flop Flipetty Flop

Na na na nana na na na nana nana na na na everybody's gone surfing........ oooops sorry just getting all exited again!
Ive got my flip flops on and a glass of Proscecco come and join us for more adventures with Winnie and Rocco, hugs Aly xx

Go here for your download of this FABULOUS new release ~
Starfish and Sandcastles from Polkadoodles

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I would like to enter the following challenges

A Snowflakes Promise ~ Summer
Classic Deign Team Challenge ~ Anything Goes
Live and Love Crafts ~ Sprinkles of Summer
Chocolate Coffee and Cards ~ Girls of Summer