Sunday, 4 December 2016

We Love to Create Challenge 25 Anything Goes Mixed Media

Hi there happy Sunday, hope you are getting your pan pastels out and having a play, come and join us and enter our challenge, looking forward to seeing your creations, hugs Aly xxx

This week I have created a piece that I will be putting into a frame, I have swooshed pan pastels in the background and through some masks and created a mixed media piece for displaying in my craft room.

We love 2 create (week 25) 4th December

Friday, 2 December 2016

Polkadoodles Challenge Wk 48 ~ Anything Goes Blue Christmas.

Its a BLUE Christmas for our DT theme this week and I have used one of my faves Twiggy and Toots CD to create this lovely festive card. Looking forward to seeing your entries. Hugs Aly xx
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I would like to enter the following challenges ~

Digi Stamps 4 Joy - Add sparkle
Creative Fingers - Anything goes
Crafty Catz - Anything goes
Brown Sugar - Anything goes
Southern Girls - Anything goes
Penny's Paper-Crafty - Anything goes

Friday, 25 November 2016

Polkadoodles Challenge Week 47 - Anything Goes Anything but a Card

Hi there Polkadoodlers its another fab challenge over at Polkadoodles Blog. This week as always its ANYTHING GOES, but we DT had “Anything but a Card” for our inspiration.
I have created some lovely Christmas Notebooks for giving as gifts this Christmas I have used one from the Polkadoodles Christmas archives, the wonderful Magical Winter Part 1
Come and join us I’d love to see what you make,
hugs Aly xx
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Id like to enter the following challenges - 

Christmas at Sweet Stampin' - Anything (Christmas) Goes
Crafting By Designs Challenge - Get Ready For Christmas
Crafty Purple Frog Challenge - Magic of Christmas
The Crafty Addicts Challenge 29 - Anything Goes/Option of Christmas Paper



Sunday, 20 November 2016

We Love to Create Challenge 24 Anything Goes Mixed Media

This week I have used a digi image from Craft Stamper and created a canvas using various lilac, red, blue, orange and black Pans.
Hugs Aly xx

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We love 2 create (week 24) 20th November

Sunday, 6 November 2016

We Love to Create Challenge 23 Anything Goes Mixed Media

This week I had a go at "Freestyle" painting with the Pan Pastels I’ve used blue, yellow, white, and black Pans and created a card, hope you like it, hugs Aly xx


We love 2 create (week 23) 6th November
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Saturday, 5 November 2016

More Mixed Media DT Project November – BLACK

Hi there! This month I have created a fireworks effect background on black card and just added some doodles flowers as a focal point.
Hugs Aly xxx

Come and see us over at More Mixed Media

November Theme - Black

Friday, 28 October 2016

Polkadoodles Challenge Wk 43 ~ Anything Goes Christmas Red and Green

Hellooooooo Polkadoodlers as always our challenges are ALWAYS ANYTHING GOES, but we DT usually follow a theme and this week is Christmas Red and Green– I have created this card using  another favourite of mine Twiggy and Toots Festive Fun CD  come along and join us at Polkadoodles.
Looking forward to seeing your projects this week.
Hugs Aly xx
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Sunday, 23 October 2016

We Love to Create Challenge 22 Anything Goes Mixed Media

Hi there its that time again and this week I have created a canvas using a free digi image from Craft Stamper, Pink, Magenta and brown Pan Pastels for the background and then added a few flowers coloured with pan pastels and finished off with a sentiment and flower embellishment to complete.

  Hope you will come and join us.

Hugs Aly xx

We love 2 create (week 22) 23rd October

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Friday, 14 October 2016

Winter has come to Polkadoodles

Winter has come to Polkadoodles with the launch of not one but TWO fantastic CD's
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Here are a few cards I have made using the digis and papers from the cd and my new Polychromos Pencils
hugs Aly xx


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Sunday, 9 October 2016

We Love to Create Challenge 21 Anything Goes Mixed Media

Hi there its that time again and this week I have created a Halloween scene using an embossed background which I have coloured using orange and black Pan Pastels then I have added accents with white and black gesso. popped on a die cut clock and some printed images to complete. Hope you will come and join us.

Hugs Aly xx

We love to Create October challenge week 21

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Friday, 7 October 2016

Polkadoodles Challenge Week 40 - Anything Goes Autumn Colours

Hi there Polkadoodlers its another fab challenge over at Polkadoodles Blog. This week as always its ANYTHING GOES, but we DT had autumn colours for our inspiration so I couldn't resist using the beautiful Eden Butterflies from the Eden Collection
Come and join us Id love to see what you make, hugs Aly xx

2016-09-03 AUTUMN COLOURS for 7th October
Id like to enter the following challenges -

Cute Card Thursday - Anything goes
Crafting with an Attitude - Anything goes
Simply Papercrafts - Anything goes
Crafting with Friends - Anything goes
Create and Inspire - Anything goes
Inspiration Destination - Anything goes
Through the Craft Room Door - Anything goes
Crafty Sentiments - Anything goes
Just keep on creating - Anything Goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - Anything Goes
Little Miss Muffet - Anything Goes
My Crafting Stories - Fall/Halloween 
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes
 

Monday, 3 October 2016

Tatty Twinkles

I love Tatty Twinkles,  here I have created 2 cards using the Beautiful Surprises Cd
hugs Aly xx

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Polkadoodles ~ Winnie Sugar Sprinkles

Winnie Sugar Sprinkles ahhhhhhh she is just a little gem totally love her……
Here I have created 2 cards using Winnie from Sugar Sprinkles Springtime Collection and I have also used Polkadoodles FABULOUS new Flower and Foliage DIES

hugs Aly xxx

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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
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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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