New baby

I am using a lovely Mo Manning imge on today’s card.  This is a digistamp, coloured with Promarkers and mounted onto a backing paper which came free with a magazine. The pearls and ribbons are from my stash.

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Leona x x

Cheerful StampPad challenge – a new baby

For my card for the Cheerful StampPad challenge, I have used 4 separate digistamps from Stitchy Bear for this CAS card. I used Promarkers in Pastel Blue, Cornflower and China Blue. I have mounted the topper onto Bazzill cardstock in matching blue.


Challenges are:

Leona x x

New baby grandson

This is a commisioned card for a friend who is expecting her first grandchild.  The cute digistamp is from Pollycraft and I have used papers from Nitwit Collections.



Challenges today are: – anything goes – anything goes – anything goes – anything goes – anything goes – colour challenge – diecuts and flowers – hats – baby card – 1-2-3 (1 digi, 2 diecuts, 3 papers) – anything goes – all about dies – square/rectangle card – baby

Yours in crafting,

Leona x x

Creative Moments Challenge – Use a sketch

A & T Emerald faries are sponsoring the new challenge at Creative Moments.  We have used a sketch which you can use to enter the challenge but you don’t have to.


And here is the card I created, using paper and string frommy stash.

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Challenges today: – flower Power – forever young – yellow – with or for a child – anything goes – for a child – for a child – birthday

Creative Moments Challenge – Celebrations

 To everything there is a season

Ecclesiates 3:1

Todays’ challenge at Creative Moments is sponsored by Sassy Studio Designs.  The pepers used are from Nitwits and were free with a magazine and the embellishments are all from The Hobby House.


Today’s challenges are: – white with a splash of colour – blondes! – twine – 2 or more ribbon/twine – Anything goes

For more inspiration for our Celebrations challenge, go over to Creative Moments.

Yours in crafting,

Leona x

Forever Friends – baby

This is a card made with an old Docrafts CD.  All the elements are printed off then layered up, apart from the mats, which are on the same layer as each paper.

ImageChallenges today are: – favourite ice cream (coffee) – anything goes – anything goes – baby – baby – anything goes

This was made for my cousin’s daughter who is recovering from an op at the moment.

Yours in crafting,

Leona x x

New baby girl – forever friends

I prayed for this child, and the LORD has granted me what I asked of him. So now I give him to the LORD. For his whole life he will be given over to the LORD.

1 Samual 1:27-28

I have made this card specifically for my cousin and his wife whose daughter Ruby Rose arrive this week.  I have used a DoCrafts CD in Digital Designer to create the rose-pink themed card and a card sticker to finish off.  The CD is available for free at the moment with the DoCrafts Creativity Magazine, I bought mine this week at Hobbycraft.


I have designed this card based on a sketch.

Challenges entered with this card: – sketch – baby – what a gem for the girls – song with a colour (RUBY by Kaiser Chiefs) – one for the girls – just for a girl – babies – gis for girls

All my love to Ruby Rose and her parents Joanne and Colin.

Yours in crafting,

Leona x x

You’re having a baby!

Behold, children are a heritage from the Lord, the fruit of the womb a reward.

Psalm 127:3

I have used a sketch to design today’s card and a Mo Manning digi stamp.  The papers I have used  are from DoCrafts’ Portabello Road line from 2012.


Here are today’s challenges: – anything girls – dark skin tones – anything goes – layers – in with the new – Polka dots – lots of colour -sketch below (Rotated)

See you tomorrow for another of my creations!

Yours in crafting,

Leona x x

Humphrey’s corner – New baby

Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.

Proverbs 22:6

Hi everyone…Another Humphrey?  Oh go on then!

This is a sweet card made very quickly with Crafter’s Companion kit.  The insert is shown as well.



Here are the challenges to be entered today: – for the kids – anything goes – vis for very cute – for the boys something blue

Yours in crafting,

Leona x x