Wednesday, 9 May 2012

Scrap Kitchen blog hop winner

wow thanks so much to everyone who visited my little blog during the scrap kitchen blog hop...never had so many comments before lol… so it took me awhile to go through all 107 comments…thanks so much for all the kind comments on my work and i hope you all enjoyed the blog hop it sure was fun…

without further ado my winner for the Tim Holtz stamps is


Now to tell you all the strangest thing when i picked Amy for my winner i had not seen her blog or knew anything about her at all… when i clicked on her blog it must of been fate as Amy and I were both married on the same day 3 weeks ago (20th April 2012)… so a huge congrats Amy on your wedding also….

thanks again everyone its been fun and i hope you visit again soon and leave me lots of comments too LOL



Saturday, 5 May 2012

Scrap Kitchen NSD blog hop

WOOHOO, Welcome to the Scrap Kitchen NSD blog hop!!!You have a chance to win one or more of 50 prizes from 50 different blogs!!!
This is the EASIEST BLOG HOP EVER! All you have to do to win a prize is to PLEASE LEAVE a comment under this post. I would also love it if you would become a follower of my blog!
On Sunday May 6th I will choose someone randomly for the prize winner!

My Prize will be a 2 x brand new Stampers Anonymous stamps by Tim Holtz (See pic below)
The winners details will be posted on here so make sure you check back to see if you have won!
For more chances to win, please go to

Michelle Clarke

to leave some more blog love. I have posted the complete blog list here just in case anyone forgets to post or has computer issues!
We would also love for you to come and join us in The Scrap Kitchen on Facebook here and will also be posting winners names there!
Here is a pic of the stamps that are up for grabs here on my blog:

 BLOG HOP Participants (in order)

Sherry Mendoza

Katherine Prefol

Kristie Taylor

Melissa Harris Goodman

Jenny Burns

Tina Dalton

LeAnne Payne

Sheree Power

Michelle Clarke

Jamie Dougherty

Liz Hicks

Heidi Kelley

Irit Shalom

JJ Sobey


Gerry van Gent

Cheryl Bodkin Waters

Mel Connell

Gine Kristofferson Silvera

Sarah Moore

Samantha Hauzer

Drew Scott

Jennifer Priest

Jordie Craig

Kathy Hall

Melissa Elsner

Michelle Thomas

Trina McClune

Nadia Cannizzo

Lynne Erskine Forsythe

Gloria Stengel

Leanne Allinson

Wendy Crafts

Agnus Kasprzak

Natasja Cats Verbeek

Kim Jeffress

Gina Rodgers

Trudi Harrison

Steph Devlin:

Beck Beattie:

Melita Chow:

Emeline Seet:

Crece Thomas:

Rebecca Boyer:

Emma Rose Sabourin Rayburn:

Brandie Partello:

Marjie Kemper

Susan Pyrcz Weckesser:

Iris Babao Uy:

thanks so much for joining in!!!

Friday, 4 May 2012


Now that I'm slowly getting back into the swing of normal married life (since it has been 2 weeks today since the wedding LOL)… i thought i would come and share some of my dt projects from Down Under Direct that i haven't shared yet…

this is the most recent dt members we got to play with all the new spellbinder dies… this is the new cut and fold dies…

this is the banner i made for our wedding table…loved how this turned out…


had lots of fun making this card with many different dies and just rite stamps

and lastly this page i did all about the floods we had around our area…
windsor floods

ok that's all for now i think back soon


Go and join

How awesome is this… go and apply i promise you you will love it such a great team to work with and Deb and Tracey are awesome… here are all the details….

We are pleased to announce a new call for more design team members for DownUnder Direct Wholesale. While we have a fantastic team already, we would like to extend this invitation.
Our extra design colleagues will have the privilege of not just designing with any scrapbook item but will partner with the industry’s leading quality and superior products.
These will include the Pinnacle Brands of Bazzill Basics Paper, Spellbinders, Le Crystelle, Swarovksi, and JustRite Stamps.
Please read the following information to apply for this design call or pass this onto anyone who you feel would be suitable to submit design work to us.
Where do I email my submissions to:
When do submissions close:
Round one 31st May 2012
When will the selection be announced:
June 15th 2012
What is the criteria to enter:
Have your own blog to showcase work
Be computer savvy to be able to upload and/or email completed work to your Team leader.
A good Team spirit
All submissions must be your own original work.
Be living in Australia
You must NOT own a profit/trading craft business however you can be an employee in the industry.
What will be the workload requirement for the winning members:
Must be able to produce 2 x cards, 2 x layouts and 1 x OTP each month Plus One tutorial every two months. (If you are selected for just cardmaking or layouts only ..then the requirement will be 4 x cards OR 4 x layouts per month plus the OTP and tutorial)
How do I submit my designs:
Via email only with images not larger then 2MB each image.
How many samples of my work do I send:
Please send us four items: 2 x card samples 2 x layout samples.
How many rounds will be involved in the design call:
Two: If you are selected from the first round you will then be required to submit to us projects that we will give you in the 1st week of June to be back to us prior to our decision on the 15th June
What are the prizes for the winning members:
A prize package will include a Spellbinders Grand Calibur plus Bazzill Basics Paper, Spellbinder Dies, Le Crystelle BLING-abilities and Justrite stamp products to the retail value of $100
Ongoing recognition as being apart of a Design Team for a leading craft wholesaler
How will I be paid for my on-going monthly work?
This will be discussed with you if you are selected but rest assured that our current Design Team members chose to continue on with us after their first year ..hey we must be doing something right.
All submissions will be viewed and judged with the following criteria:
Design appeal
Overall quality and elegance.
IMPORTANT: Good use and representation of the products we sell. (The more you use our products on your entries the better chance you will have of being selected)
Is there a theme to follow for submission:
No… round one is simply samples of your work for us to choose you to move to round two. If you qualify to round two we will then begin to ask for specifics.
How long will I be required to work on the team:
12 months
Do I need to submit anything else other then my work:
Yes. Please include in your submission a short reason why you feel you would like to be on our team.
Will there be any other work involved:
Yes you MAY be asked to design work for our product advertisements if required.
Will I be reporting directly to DownUnder Direct or will there be a team co-ordinator:
Yes you will be required to report to a team leader/co-ordinator.