Thankyou For stopping by to visit my little crafting corner. I have just started an online business www.acraftersheaven.com.au to sell my cards and I am also selling craft supplies. I love reading all your comments, and am happy to answer any questions.

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Thursday, December 6, 2012

Challenge time at Southern Girls with delicious doodles

Good evening! well it sure has been hot hot hot here in Queensland, with record temps for the month of december... we have suffered 38 degree celcius heat so was a good time to be indoors crafting :-) Its challenge time again over at The Southern Girls Challenge and this fortnight we are celebrating Summer. I know most of our neighbours are coming into winter, but here in Oz and NZ we are heading for summer, and its gonna be a hot one this year!!!

Once again we have the wonderful Delicious Doodles and The Paper Shelter sponsoring us, and I have chosen Lovey Dovey Sihoulette by Delicious Doodles.  I tried something very different for me, and that was brayering!  I brayered the paper prior to printing, tried a couple of times and after a few attempts, this is the end result.  I like the summery feel this card has, and my husband actually commented how nice it was! (he usually likes them, but only after I ask his opinion- but this time, he just come out and said that he liked it :0).  I used some random flower paper from my scrap box, some organza ribbon and a couple of mulberry flowers.  I finished it off with some orange rhinestones from my stash. 


so pop on over to The Southern Girls Challenge and show us your summer creations (for those in colder climates, it might make you feel warm and cozy LOL!!!!) AND WHY NOT CHECK OUT ALL OF THE WONDER CARDS BY THE DESIGN TEAM FOR INSPIRATION!


Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Saturated Canary Princess Rose Red

Good afternoon, thanks for stopping by :0)  I've been shooping at Saturated Canary again and couldn't resist this adorable girl called Princess Rose Red.  There are so many choices, and I couldn't just buy one, so stayed tuned for some more delights from SC.  I have followed the sketch over at the Saturated Canary challenge.  I have used papers from a Prima pad called Songbird- perfect for this image! Flowers are WOC. I have flattened out bead caps and glued pearls on top of them.  The corner die is from La La Land.  Lace is from my stash.


 I would like to enter in the following challenges:
 Simon Says Stamp: anything goes
One Stitch at a Time: anything goes
Moving Along with the Times: 3 elements with same letter (Bird, bead cap and beige/brown)

 Thanks for taking the time to stop by XOX Tania

Colours I have used:

Monday, December 3, 2012

Christmas Markets

Come and join in the fun this friday the 7 December at the Christmas twilight Markets.  Raising money for the caboolture junior rugby League club.  I'll be there with a stall, and from what I have seen of the other stalls, you can be sure to get those last minute unique presents for those people who have everything.

 check out their site for more pics and info

Hope to see you there XOX Tania

Oh and I'll also be at the Lilybrook christmas market the next day 8 December, Lilybrook shopping Centre, Old Gympie Road, Kallangur. Starting at 930am - 10am