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Tuesday, 5 July 2011


Morning guys well as you know someone,deleted all our work,and all our sponsers,the lot on our blog,therefore,we have had to reset,and get a new blog up and running in time for this challenge,must say,Sandra has done an amazing job bless her.
The new link to the blog is HERE  so if you have not already would you mind just popping over to follow us,just to help us get up and running again please.
Thank you,so much,
well this week the challenge is  preety blossoms,we are sponsered by meljens,designs,I was late getting in my request for one of there gorgeous images,so I had to set about coming up with something,quick smart.  So I made these flowers,
Our sponsers this week, are meljens designs and lilly of the valley.

DP's Tim Holtz,
stamp Tim Holtz,
flower stamp is from the artistic stamper
The large one I made from a template i got in my blog candy from the lovely,sally.

I have also made this card for the less is more challenge,and the theme is shades of blue my fav color,
so I went with one of my crafty individuals stamps,with more of Tims,papers

Shades of blue I use,are Ultamarine,meditarranean blue,and brocken china

So many thanks to Sandra for getting the new blog up and running in time for our challenge this week,please if you have not yet added us to your list please pop over to support us,we would really appreciate it,thank you so much. link is HERE

Oh those of you that entered our,DT call at creative inspirations,the new DT I announced this morning on the blog HERE


Juls said...

2 very fabulous cards!!!! Love the first one gorgeous colours and those flowers are just AMAZING!!!! Hugs Juls

Faye said...

Who would do such a thing! How awful. These cards are fabby, as ever. xxx

laney said...

WOW!! Cheryl those flowers are gorgeous hun!!!
already been over to the new challnge and I am following now I'm off to take a look at all your creations

Lisa Jane said...

Fab carts Cheryl.. love those prett flowers
Lisa x

Happy Days said...

Fab cards as always. Love those flowers on the top one. x

Dolly Daydreams said...

OMG that,s awful can,t imagine how difficult it was to set up the blog so quickly !
Amazing cards both of them love your flowers as you know have a bit of a flower fetish going on. Your LIM card is a a zing beautiful stamping with those lovely blue tones.


Suzi said...

Hi Hon, I've already popped over and joined. Love your flower card, very inventive and beautiful layout. I love your 2nd card too with all the pretty shades of blue.
Suzi x

Netty said...

Two beautiful cards Cheryl. Enjoy your day. x

Fliss said...

Absolutely stunning artwork as usual Cheryl, just really gorgeous.
I was shocked when I saw what had happened at the challenge blog and have no idea how it was done. Off to follow the new one now and looking forward to all the new challenges.
Hugs, Fliss xx

Reggirl said...

Well done, I love the old fashioned style you have given this card.

Anesha said...

Two super cards, love the flowers!!!

Fleur said...

OMG Chgeryl thats terrible, all that hard work ~ just gone!
Your cards really are gorgeous. The flowers are absolutly stunning
HUGZ Fleur xxx

Sue said...

Ooh, beautiful cards Cheryl! Love the colours on the first one and the flower that you made is Gorgeous!!! Love the inks you've used on second card and the stamp is fab!

Sorry to hear what happened on the Challenge Blog. It's dreadful having to start again from scratch. Just glad that it's up and running again!

Hugs Sue xx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Gorgeous creations hun, love the flowers on the first one & the different shades of blue on the second look fab!!

I can't believe someone would delete a blog! What would the be getting from it?? Just doesn't make sense to me!!
Anyhoos off to join the new one
take care hugs shell xx

Cheryl said...

WOW AMAZING creations,I do love the flowers!!!
Hugs xx

Zoechaos said...

Gorgeous cards Cheryl, love that flower and all the pretty colours. XOXO Zoe

coldwaters2 said...

Two wonderful card Cheryl I so love the flowers and distressed look that you have mastered to perfection, I love them both.
Lorraine x

Sue said...

Hi hun
two gorgeous cards, luv the flowers on your top card, sue,x

Brenda Brown said...

Amazing DT card Cheryl, I saw it on the challenge site and it looks fabulous there too.

I can't understand how someone got in to delete everything on the challenge site - doesn't make sense does it? There are some strange people around.

luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

CraftinGranny said...

Awesome flowers and cards Cheryl! Popping over to new blog now. Might be a good idea in the future to back up the blog to your desktop so you can quickly retrieve it. "Hugs" Carol

pinky said...

Stunning work Cheryl, loving those gorgeous flowers you have made. Have been over and signed up at the new blog, what a shame:(

CraftyC said...

Both gorgeous cards Cheryl, I love those pink flowers!

Mandi said...

Lovely card for LIM Cheryl
We'd prefer a little more white space but its FAB neverhteless
Thank you very much
Diva LIM
"Less is More"

Kathyk said...

Very nice - it IS a lovely card


Meggymay said...

Two gorgeous cards, thankyou for joining us at TioT's, with the beautiful flower one this week.

Teresa said...

Stunning card Cheryl, I can't believe someone would do that to your DT blog, it's unbelievable. Your cards are gorgeous and I must pop over and add my name. Take care, hugs Teresa xx

Crafty Chris said...

Luv that 1st one Cheryl the colours and the flowers are gorgeous.
Chris x

Lorraine said...

Beautiful cards, Cheryl! Love the flowers and the blue on your second card - gorgeous!

GinaA said...

Flowers are FAB, also love the distressed torn edges to backing paper on your LIM blue card.

Gerri Herbst said...

dear Cheryl,
Just adore the flower card...the mix of buttons gears and flowers is stunning!It really stood out among all the DT pieces. I did follow too to help get the new site up and running. thanks for yr dear comments on my Lucy fairy. take care dearie, gerri

JeanFB said...

Love your cards! The blue one especially catches my fancy - gorgeous work!

Dana said...

Your cards are amazing as always!

Curlybear said...

Hi Cheryl I saw this post and became a follower of the new challenge blog.

How are you sorry I haven't been commenting much been busy decorating its crazy how quickly time moves.

Gorgeous creations Hun and the flowers are fabulous in design and colour and I love those Tim Holtz stamps you used, are they from his Steampunk range?.

Have a lovely day,
take card Hugs Bridget :0) x

Banner Design said...

Hey I love your designs,its really good inspirational and your blog also make me awesome.
this help me to do some thing different. thanks for sharing with us.

angeleef said...

Oh I love your flower card! It's simply stunning!
** Evi **

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Gorgeous cards Cheryl!! I love the colors and your flower is gorgeous!

Steph said...

Wow, these are just both so unusual and truly beautiful! I especially adore the blue and the stamp on the last card! x

sparklygirl-Tina said...

Hi Cheryl

Wow this cards are both stunners I love em both! Thanks so much for your warm welcome on to the DT and the lovely comments on my blog too!



Stamping 4 Pleasure said...

OMG - your blog got DELETED without your permission? Aaarrrgghh. How can that happen?

Anyway . . . moving on . . . LOVE the cards you've made here, spesh the first one!

Hugs, Sandra

Davi said...

Hi Cheryl~~ Wow horrible someone would be so destructive! Just wanted to let you know I love the cards. That pink one is just fabulous with the cool flowers. :)

PatR said...

Gorgeous creation. Thank you for joining us for the Try it on Tuesday challenge. xx

Silvia(Barnie) said...

Great cards, the flowers are so wonderful.

Basslady said...

your card-style is so magnificent!

those beautiful details and the colours you used
are wonderful!

especially the flower is so stunning!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Rica said...

Both beautiful cards Cheryl, those flowers are stunning and the sentiment so beautiful.
Heather xx

Antoinette said...

Thak you for your kind comments hun. This is stunning work again Cheryl hun! The colours are very pretty and love the steam punk theme and shabby chic look. FABULOUS!! Hugs Annie xXx

Jan said...

love these dimensional flowers!

Cindy Haffner said...


sallysbitz said...

Stunning card Cheryl x

So sorry to hear about the blog.... I have gone on over & become a follower.

hugs sally x

Maria Matter said...

you have made such gorgeous creations Cheryl! love them both!
hugs & blessings

Mandy said...

Beautiful cards Cheryl,love the flowers and the blue theme on the second is lovely....Sorry to hear about the challenge blog.....
Mandy x

Susan said...

Gorgeous blue card!!! LOVE it!! How on earth did someone delete your blog? My Card

Claire Phillips said...

My computer is driving me barmy at the mo - so if my blog disappeared nothing would surprise me. Your projects are fabulous Cheryl - those flowers are stunning! Cheers Claire x

Posh Cat Crafts said...

Gorgeous cards Cheryl I love the top one fabbie colours !!

Liverpool Lou (Anne) said...

Hi Cheryl, gorgeous cards, especially love the flowers on the first card :-)
Anne xx

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

wow! what crap to have a blog disappear!!! but the new one is fabulous.

absolutely LOVE the flower card!!! wow! those flowers are just gorgeous!!!! you are just so very creative. amazing!

hugs :)

Dawn said...

Love the flowers they are wonderful and using tims paper too they look super ;0) Dxx

Cheryl said...

Gorgeous! I love the flowers and vintage feel.

Dora said...

Hi Cheryl, I'm back :)) Doing some quick hellos today. Love your gorgeous cards, super beautiful. Thank you for the inspiration... am really needing this to restart doing something he he :) Hugs xxx

Jackie said...

Two fabulous cards, but the first is awesome!
So sorry about the blog being deleted - terrible!