Madonna and child

I have used a digi from A Day for Daisies along with some Kanban papers for today’s Christmas card.



Leona B x

Creative Moments challenge- emboss it!

It is sooo nice to be part of the new challenge over at Creative Moments.  I have taken a little sabattical but hopefully I’ll be back on track (at least over he summer hols!)

The Challenge this fortnight is to emboss.  I have heat embossed the dandilion head and the fairy’s wings with Papermania champagne gold.

The Digi image is from A Day for Daisies.

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Challenges today will be:

Leona x x

A winter walk

For today’s card, I have combined a digi stamp from  A Day For Daisies and a little paper piecing with some vintage Kanban cardstock.

WP_20141127_007[1]Challenges today:

Leona x x

Wedding scrapbook page

This is the fisrt of several scrapbook pages that I’ll be making for the scrapbook of my sister’s wedding.

Wedding Album

I used a sketch to make this page:

I’ll be entering these challenges: – sketch – square – anything but a card – anything goes – special occasion – best day of life – vintage shabby chic

I’ll bring you another scrapbook page tomorrow.

Yours in crafting,

Leona x x


Thank you Bridesmaid

I am very pleased with this card I have made for my sister to give my bridesmaid daughter when she gets married tomorrow. The wedding theme is pink and brown and The beautiful digi stamp from A Day For Daisies was chosen because of the Roses – both my daughter and sister are June birthdays and they are the wedding flower.


ProMarker colours used are: Dress: Pale Pink, Muted Pink; Roses: Salmon Pink, Pastel Pink, Tea Rose (plus Graph it blender); Leaves: Cinnamon, Tan, Sunkissed Pink; Hair: Walnut, Cinnamon, Mustard, Ginger; Skin:  Coral, Blush, Satin.

Challenges will be: – anything goes – anything goes – summer celebrations – anything goes – anything goes – flower power – love and marriage – weddings – sentiment – for a child – for a child – vintage

Yours in total excitement,

Leona x x



This card is made using a Freebie provided  by A Day for Daisies for their latest challenge. The backing paper and embossed card are from Hunkydory.





Here is the colour pallate that I used

feathered palette

I am entering these challenges: – gift of wings – Kraft-y – summer – things with wings – monochrome – sketch

Yours in crafting,

Leona x x


A first go at paper piecing

Their land swarmed with frogs, even in the chambers of their kings.

Psalms 105:30

Today’s card was made using a free digi from A Day For Daisies.  I had a go at some very simple paper piecing.  The digistamp is fab and I think the frog is eyeing up his birhday tea!  The papers were free with a magazine.


Challenges: – paper piecing – show the stripes – anything goes – anything for a child – stripes – bright colours

Yours in crafting,

Leona x x

Spring pastels

She speaks with wisdom, and faithful instruction is on her tongue. She watches over the affairs of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness. Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: Many woman do noble things, but you surpass them all.” Charm is deceptive , and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised. Give her the reward she has earned, and let her works bring her praise at the city gate.

Proverbs 31:26-31

I have used A Day for Daisies’ freebie to take today’s card.  the digi was coloured with Promarkers in Buttercup, Sunflower and Gold; Lime and Pear green; Dusky Pink and Putty for the skin.  The card was assembled using a sentiment printed out from my computer and craft stickers by .



Today’s challenges: – pastels – springtime pastels – spring – spring – Mothers’ Day – Mothers/Ladies – anything goes – mothering Sunday – girly not pink – flowers + Mothers’ Day

Yours in Crafting,

Leona x x

Ethereal in yellow and green

I am the rose of Sharon, and the lily of the valleys.

Song of Soloman 2:1

I have used a A Day For Daisies digistamp for today’s card.  She has little goldfish swimming around her but I decided not to do this as an underwater scene but in spring colours.


Today’s challenges: – add some green – spring around the corner -Mardi Gras – anything goes – use a sentiment – goddess – shades of yellow – spring – things with wings

Thnaks for joining me today, see you soon.

Yours in crafting,

Leona x x

Pink and red


Hello, I am using a Day For Daisies image for today’s challenge.  This is a free image given for their weekly challenge.  The papers are from Hunkydory.


Here is the list of today’s challenges: – show some love – pink/red – red/pink/white – pink, white and red – pink and red – two hearts (Background and cups) pink and/or red – for little girls – sketch

20140203-231901.jpg – hearts plus red & pink – love is in the air

Thank you for joining me today,

Yours in Crafting,

Leona x x