Monday, 14 July 2014

100th Challenge over on Artistic Inspirations

July 14 #100th Challenge /Anything goes Both Teams
Wow can't believe we have made it to
100 Challenges!!!
of course we have to do something special so we have contacted a few of our favorite companies and they have generously donated prizes!!!!
In total we have 10.

Our challenge this week is Anything Goes
we want as many as possible to play along!

All week we will be featuring our special sponsors and letting you know a bit about them!

for now here they are...

Sassy Studio
4 images for the winner

Specially selected Prize pack!

Stamp set of your choice

stamp set 

two dies or a die and a stamp or two stamps

3 Images of winners choice

prize package of a $7 gift certificate

Silhouette Picnic digi stamp and Recycle stamp set

Bits and bobs from my own collection
My dt card for this amazing challenge is as below

Theresa using  Sassy Studio's Marilyn

I wish to enter my card into the following challenges below:- the bottom row across l used false stiching in with the die-cuts which are on the very edges and my charm is infact a ceramic one of the cluster of flowers. mine being a superstar its all about the girls and mine is marylin flowers pretty papers ATG

many thanks for popping over and if leaving a comment or too thankyou for that too!


Sunday, 20 April 2014

Baby Joy

This is my Dt card for this weeks challenge over on Divasbydesigns for bundle of joy, which an all new member of family is a joy. Using quite afew diiferent dies to make by card base, side ribbon edge threader dies and 2 die-cut frames for stamped image which also got embossed too to give more effect. Then with a few flowers and dazzlers and bow and sentiment to finish it. Behind the criss cross ribbon l embossed too, but then matted silver card behind that panel so that silver shows through the whole die-cutting bit.

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:-

I would like to thankyou for popping over and taking a look and maybe leaving a comment
& would be so nice if become a follower too xx

Wednesday, 9 April 2014

Lavish Bloom flower power

This is my first card using my new lavish bloom sets dies, which l made my flowers with and also all the way round the card edges with the petals from the aster flower, to give it a pretty effect finish. These you can buy from tatteredlace new range.
 I also had to combine it with other new dies l got this week from crafters companion desire'e collection of the decadeance, which after cutting and embossed l distressed with 2 colours to show more of the embossing it does. Then using my angelica card kit from their store too, which used the centre framed picture and 2 corners. The center inset pink card l embossed with one of their embossilious 6x6 dots folder to give dimension.
So l would like to enter this into the following challenges as below.
I thankyou so much for looking, please fell free to comment and become a follower too xx

Wednesday, 2 April 2014

3rd birthday bloghop

This is my dt card for and its a mystery bloghop, so click on the link to take you there for the details, but blogs you need to go to leave comments on each one are as follows:-

Theresa  you are here!
If you want a chance to win a prize please enter their challenge of anything goes, then there is  a mystery prize too  for each one of the blogs, so if you leave a comment on each of the dt s blog too you maybe a winner there too so please join in for the chance to win, and goodluck everyone xx
Thanks for popping over Theresa xx

Tuesday, 25 March 2014

Mono wild thing

This is my dt card for artistic inspirations for ATG this week, l have kept mainly to 2 colours to create a mono effect. I coloured with promarkers with just a tinge of pink on bird to follow the challenge over on I love promarkers of brown and pink.Over on creative romance its seeing double and l have done this with the flowers in either corner. Then its a wild world challenge over on cute card Thursdays.I have done quite abit of stamping and embossing with my corners frame, and embossing through the flowers too to distress them for challenge over on passion for promarkers.on Just inspirational challenge its Mono so stuck to 2 colours and enter this one.
thanks for popping over and taking a look xx

Tuesday, 25 February 2014


This is my card for Crafters Companion monthly challenge of CAS, using one of their great a4 embossalicious folders. Then using the mini toppers from the love kit from crafters companion too, with a border trim and finished with die-cut strip and bow.
So l am entering this into their as below
thankyou for looking xx

Sunday, 16 February 2014


This is my dt card for artistic inspirations, which is atg with valentines, l used my digi image and sent into my graphic program to go in a doily with corner hearts, then printed and used my promarkers to colour the birds and sentiment. Then matted and layered in black with a heart border frame punched out, then embossed my base card and distressed it pink and put a row of my pearly beads down both sides, and finished with my beautiful bow.
This card l would like to enter it into the following challenges:- l have used the left row going down on the bingo sketch above.
l would like to thankyou for looking at my blog

Friday, 7 February 2014

add a sentiment

This is my dt card for divasbydesigns die-cut challenge this week. Only just being able to get my image loader working since Christmas, but got there in the end.I coloured my image to go with my colour scheme for a change.
I am wanting to enter this into the following challenges:-
so thankyou for coming over to look !

Sunday, 2 February 2014

simply love

This lovely image if from delicious doodles, for my dt card over on artistic inspirations, l did a free standing card with 3 die-cut frames, then my topper which l have coloured with my promarkers. Then added my flower die-cuts and used a pearl brad embellishment to center, then a made bow embellishment to finish.
Many thanks for looking Theresa xx

Monday, 6 January 2014


Happy New Year from all of at Artistic Inspirations.
We wanted to start the year off with a bang so we have both Design Teams
with us today for a 2014 AI Blog Hop!

We have lots of fabulous prizes to be won from Robyn’s Fetish, Sassy Studio, Stamping Boutique and  Aurora Wings.

Robyn's Fetish

For a chance of winning all you have to do is:
1. Visit the team and leave them all a comment. Don’t forget to pick up the hidden letters along the way, each hidden letter will be a different color or simply added to the end of the post. 
2. Follow the Challenge Blog
3. Comment on the challenge blog telling us where you get your Artistic Inspiration.
4. Unscramble our hidden word/ phrase, Email Abbie with your hidden word.

Here is our complete blog hop list



We will choose 3 winners from the correct word entries for the Hop Prizes.
Be on the look out I know some of the Team have added a little CANDY of their own along the way.

Remember we still have our usual challenge going on...
Anything Goes

My dt card for this amazing bloghop is
I have used one of the great images from Sassy Studios, hopefully done them justice as my new year starts with this amazing team and owner of Artistic Inspirations. 
You should have arrived here from Kate your next stop will be Louise . Above is a complete list of the hop in case you get lost on the way. Don’t forget to hop to all team members and send your email to Abbie/Carmen to be in with a chance to win!!
So get over there and follow all links with a comment on each one of the team mates, and it would be so lovely for you to follow me and the others too, in the chance to win the odd prize or two.
I would like to enter my card into the following challenegs:- ATG

Thankyou for popping over & all the best for this new year xx