Sunday, June 19

Creative Inspirations # 62 Stitching + DT Call + My Exciting News

Good Morning to you all,   First let me wish all The Fathers and Grandfathers a wonderful Fathers Day. 

 It's time for another fortnightly challenge over at
 Creative Inspirations  this weeks theme has been chosen by Milly who would like to see STITCHING Real or Faux.  I've chosen sweet Tilda with Rubber Boots as my image, coloured her with pro markers and water colour pencils.  There is a lot going on in my card so rather than give you the details here you can find the recipe at the bottom of my post.

We are being sponsored this week by


Elaine is generously giving one lucky winner a £10.00 voucher to spend in store.  Do pop over and take a peek at the wonderful selection of stamps,papers,embellishments and all sorts of crafting goodies that Quixotic have to offer. 

Creative Inspirations are having a DT Call


NOW FOR MY NEWS!!!!!   I am so excited and thrilled to tell you that I've accepted an offer from the lovely Deb to become a DT member of!!!! are you ready for this!!!!!  I can't contain my excitement!!!!

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How exciting is that.  I will be making my debut on 30th June at The Emerald Faerie Garden Challenge but I'm sure that a few Emerald Faeries beauties will be making an appearance here long before then.  lol.

I hope you all have a wonderful day and that all the Fathers in the World are being spoiled on this special occasion

I would like to enter the following challenges:

My Mum's Craft shop Challenge: This week they would like to see Spots
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge:  Would like to see Stitching
Crafts 4 Eternity Challenge: Embellishments this week starting with R I've gone for Roses, ribbons, round sentiment.
Stamp Something Challenge: Would love to see Pretty Papers this week.
The Paper Shelter:  Would like to see Die Cuts and Punches this week

DP: Papermania Rose Garden, First edition dots
Image: Magnolia' Tilda with Rubber Boots
Medium: Pro Markers and water colour pencils
Die Cuts: Marianne D's scallop circles
EK: 2" punch for sentiment
Webbed Ribbon: Bunny Zoe's Crafts
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts
Hatpin: made by me
Sentiment: Lili of the valley
Extras: Tim Holtz distress tool, TH distress inks, sewing machine, stickles baby blue


Cor* said...

Oh Suzi, you so deserve it! You are going to make another wonderful faerie in blogland! Wear your wings with pride. Tilda is so pirdy! love the details on your card. you know I'm all about the details, hey! Wonderful papers!

Dorte said...

Great news, congrats, Suzi. I am looking forvard to seeing your creations!
Your Magnolia cars is stunning.
hugs Dorte

cabio's craft corner said...

Gorgeous and beautiful card Suzi! Congratulations for your new DT with Deb. She is such a sweet lady to work with. Enjoy your DTs :o)

Margreet said...

Awesome card with beautiful colouring and a fantastic bouquet of flowers....congrats on the exciting so deserve it....good luck!
xxx Margreet

CraftyC said...

Your card is gorgeous Suzi. Beautifully embellished and so colourful. Congrats on your new dt post!

cheryl said...

just love love your card hun its brilliant the detail as ever is stunning congratulations too on your dt post hun so well desreved too also wanted to thank you for your support too on the creative,inspirations,team hun really appreciate this hugs cheryl xxx

Debbie said...

Suzi.. First your card is absolutely GORGEOUS!!! layout, embellies everything done to perfection...Second CONGRATULATIONS!!!! They are lucky to have you...


lalkygirl said...

stunning card suzi as always ,congrats on your new dt post at emerald fairies ,they are so very lucky to have you hun
tracey x

Unknown said...

Suzi this is absolutely gorgeous!!!! You have such talent as your cards are stunning!!!!!Congrats on your new dt post you sure deserve it!!!!

Karen said...

Oh Suzi, this is gorgeous!! I love everything about it! : )

Stef H said...

oh suzi! this is absolutely gorgeous! GOR-G-OUS!!! that image is just darling. love that hat!

hugs, stef (Glitterbabe)

do check me out, my store

Nannieflash said...

Stunning card love your colouring to. Thanks for joining us at TPS, good luck with the hugs Shirleyxxx

Riet said...

So wonderful Suzi,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Anonymous said...

She's a doll Suzi! Beautiful creation! congrats on the new DT assignment!

McCrafty's Cards said...

an absolutely Gorgeous card, Thanks for joining in with us at TPS this week.
Kevin xx

pinky said...

Wow Suzi that is absolutely gorgeous, love the soft colours and all the pretty little flowers. Thanks for joining us at C4E this week.

Christina C. said...

This is beautiful, Suzi.....Tilda is absolutely stunning and the details are spectacular!

Rene said...

CONGRATS Suzi!!! You make such beautiful projects! They are lucky to have you!
Rene :D

Chris said...

This is amazingly beautiful. I love everything about it from the soft colors, to the flowers, to the lace.

debby4000 said...

Adorable cute card Suzi, love the sweet Tilda and the colours.

Sharon said...

HUGE congrats on your new DT position Suzi... how fabulous! Your Tilda card is absolutely adorable... love how you've arranged your flowers. I struggle with mine! hugs Sharon

Lisette Morris said...

Gorgeous!! Love that DP and Tilda is just so sweet. Great card!

cebelica said...

Fab card! I love the image and the papers you used. Thanks for joining us at MMCS challenges this week!

Kelly said...

oohh I like her, the flowers are perfect with the paper too. You colored her so pretty.

Barb Hardeman said...

Not only is your card gorgeous but your new DT position is so exciting!!! Good for you my dear! Well deserved. Oh, the card....oh yeah! Well it's just fabulous too. Love the blues and the riot of flowers you have used in the corner. The touches of lace and other embellies make this card really smashing!

Tasha said...

Congratulations Suzi that is awesome news and most well deserved! Your card is so beautiful, great colours and a very beautiful image
love tasha xx

michele said...

Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at C4E this week hugs x