Tuesday, 24 April 2012

Top Tip Tuesday - Anything But A Card!

Good morning! Well its been a long time since my post was ready on time, yes I am trying so hard to get ahead of myself! But with the mess and muddle here... well lets say I'm considering moving out till its finished, had enough dust to last a lifetime! I am NEVER doing this again! 

Anyway I'm not here to rant and rave,  first of all well done to the winners of the last challenge, if you haven't seen click HERE were you lucky?!  I'm also here to share the next challenge theme over at Top Tip Tuesday, we are looking for 

Anything but A Card! 

mmm interesting, not my strong point, but before I share my creation let me tell you of the sponsors for the challenge; 

Stamp and Create.com 
 And an awesome prize of 
 
Stamp and Create is an on-line store based in the US. We ship worldwide with reasonable shipping prices.
We specialize in Rubber Stamps and Scrapbook supplies. Some of the companies we carry are: Wags 'n Whiskers Rubber Stamps, High Hopes Rubber Stamps, Whiff of Joy, The Greeting Farm, Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps, Stampavie, Whimsy Stamps, Emerald Faeries, Basic Grey, My Mind's Eye, Echo Park, Ribbon, Charms, embellishments, dies, and more!

and

Robyn's Fetish
 
1 Lucky winner 4 stamps of their choice! 
 
Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps And More is proud to sponsor this challenge. 
Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps And More, a division of I Did It Creations, was created and is 
owned by Robyn Weinrib. Robyn offers a wonderful variety of digital stamps and digital papers, designed to meet the needs of all digital paper crafting addicts for every occasion.


Well this challenged me a bit... as you know I don't do much other than cards... and so I decided to SMASH*, yes its something that I'm getting into and I would love to feel more confident, but that will only come with time! so this is a page from my 30 page book... 

My Hobby


Yes its full of lots of craftiness! I must say I had fun doing this page and I even wrote a little poem! Yes... my artistic licence was in full use! 


I love doing this with the ribbons, now thats just one piece of ribbon from each jar... other than the black, brown, and lace jar... shhhh they are hidden at the moment!


ahhh you see the washi tape... oh my well that was all the washi tape I had at the time of doing this page... but Im sure I will share the rest of my collection soon! 

Well I hope you like my take on Anything But A Card, and I hope you will join in with us! I can't wait to see some creations! I would like to enter this into the following challenges; 

Art With no Boundaries - Anything Goes
Bunny Zoes Craft - Ribbon or twine
Love to Create - Anything Goes
Ohh La La - Bold and bright
Creative Stamp Friends - Bingo (Butterfly, Orange (Paper clipping) Dots (washi tape))


Thanks for stopping by, hope you will pop to the TTT blog and see the creations and tips! Hope to see you soon! 

Hugs

11 comments:

Cheryl said...

oh Hun this is one really super page,just love it,will have to do one,of these,hugs Cherylxxx

Dawn said...

Oh, this is fantastic! I love your poem and I can most certainly relate to it :)

Hugs, Dawn

Elaine said...

Miss flutterby Trina what a fab smash book , I have never made one but I have seen a few and they are fab .
This one is so colourful and you with all that dust around you have made such a good job of it .
I bet you cannot wait until your room is all finished and you have you own flutterby room to craft in . Hugs Elaine

Lisa S. said...

Love this page of your fave's and your poem. I'm a beginner SMASHer so this provided a lot of inspiration. I'm also happy you left me a sweet comment because it led me here to your fabulous blog. I'm a new follower {white rabbit} which means I'll be back soon. :D

Zenita Smith said...

Love your SMASH book!! I'm just getting into the washi tape but I think I'm going to like it. Thanks for sharing with us at Love to Create Challenge!!
Z

Samantha said...

Hey hunny Great job with your Smash pages! I wish I could do one really have not got the nerve! but you have done brilliant! hugs me xx

Dr Sonia S V said...

Awesome the way you have used the ribbon!

Cheers
Sonia
cardsandschoolprojects.blogspot.com

Leslie Turner said...

This little book is amazing! Love it and I love your coloring! Very inspiring! I have an Award for you - check out my blog post at http://leslieturner58.blogspot.com/2012/04/liebster-blog-award.html
Hugs,
Leslie

Daniele said...

what an original and lovely book so glad you joined us at OLL this week
hugs

Jacki Randolph said...

WOW how fun!! Fabulous design and colors for a smash page. Thanks for playing along with us at Love to Create Challenge!

Chris / CS Designs said...

Such a sweet and fun page. Thank you for playing in our April Anything Goes challenge on Art With No Boundaries. Hope you will come play with us again.
:) Chris / CS Designs

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