Monday, 31 August 2009

Red Nose Rag

For the SoArtful challenge at Art Freebies

Done in PSP (again!) - I really must get back to making a few actual cards sometime but this is such fun.

Sunday, 30 August 2009

Three for Crowabout

Collage Play with Crowabout is celebrating its 50th weekiversary and Nancy has given us three collage sheets, two weeks and we can post three entries.

These are my three.

Images on the original sheets were from: linnet555, cassandra204, monkey123, Suzee Que, clotho98, jack and cat curio, wackystuff, jerseybarb85, Judy Scott, fidgetrainbowtree, HA! Designs-Artbyheather, ArtbyChrysti, sassyarts, neefer, imagesbyKim, annieoakley, Stars*Go*Blue, sPaRK*YouR*iMaGiNaTioN, wiebelwuppie, Joy Eliz, PaperScraps and Nancy Baumiller although I didn't use all of them!! 

All done in PSP; font for 1 is 'a little pot', for 2 is 'Yesternight', and for 3 is 'Circus Dog'

Thursday, 27 August 2009

A Paragraph

For the challenge at Theme Thursday which this week is 'Quotes/Sayings'

Done in PSP using images from Pixel Music.

Font is 'Yesternight'

Wednesday, 26 August 2009

When it's raining

For the Soartful challenge at ArtFreebies.

Done in PSP using another great image from June and inspired by today's weather which, apparently, is the remains of Hurricane 'Bill'.


For the DezinaWorld Prize Challenge. The prize is a free collage sheet of your choice so why not give it a go?

Done in PSP with filters and brushes using a lovely image from June at DezinaWorld.

Arthur has his fortune told.

For this week's challenge at Three Muses

Arthur visits a gypsy palmist but his future is not what he expected!

Done in PSP with Googled images.

Fonts Yesternight, Blackadder, Advokat Modern and Shoplifter.

Wednesday, 19 August 2009

Sidney takes a reluctant bow!

For this week's Three Muses challenge.

George & Arthur were keen that Sidney should get used to the spotlight so here he is sporting wings for the Three Muses.

Done in PSP with elements from Efie's Blog , wings (altered) from Pixel Music and background from Playingwithbrushes on Flickr.

Font is Waltograph.

Monday, 17 August 2009

A fishy tale

For the week #49 challenge at Collage Play with Crowabout

Thanks to Nancy Baumiller for the images.

George and Arthur are having a little holiday this week so Aunt Mildred has rather taken over - a bit like the Canadian ground squirrel!

Saturday, 15 August 2009

Me First!

For the Soartful challenge at Art Freebies.

Done in PSP with water nymph from Wikimedia Commons

Friday, 14 August 2009


Another PSP creation this time for the challenge at Art Creations Friday.

Backing paper (altered slightly with filters) by Pixel Music.

Thursday, 13 August 2009

Secret Spot

For the challenge at Theme Thursday which this week is 'Orange'

This is done in PSP with images from Pixel Music and Kubivet.

Wednesday, 12 August 2009

George & Arthur try on their new outfits

For this week's challenge at Three Muses.

Done in PSP with images from Pixel Music and background from Playingwithbrushes on Flickr.

Font is Mary Jane Antique.

Monday, 10 August 2009

Arthur shows off some new skills

For the Collage play with Crowabout challenge week 48.

Thanks again to Nancy Baumiller for the ingredients and to Playingwithbrushes on Flickr for the background.

Font is Mary Jane Antique.

Friday, 7 August 2009

The New Arrival

For the Collage Play with Crowabout Week 47 Challenge.

And of course George and Arthur are here again and needless to say Sidney is from a surrogate egg! Done in PSP with images courtesy of Nancy Baumiller and the Crowabout Group.

Thursday, 6 August 2009

George & Arthur Go Nautical

For the challenge at Three Muses

George & Arthur like nothing better than dressing up as sailors!

Done in PSP with help from a freebie kit from Kubivet.

Font is ConquistadormanNF

Monday, 3 August 2009

Fly me to the Moon

This piece of PSP nonsense is for two challenges - that at SoArtful Challenges which provided a background which I have altered (slightly!) and Artarazzi where Bev provided the bird.

The bathing beauty is courtesy of The Sum of All Crafts and her wings are from DezinaWorld. The font is Jellyka Castle's Queen.

Saturday, 1 August 2009

Dolly Tag

For Challenge #14 at DragonsDream Tag It On.

I suppose it's more of a hanging than a tag but here goes!

Stamps by Clarity (watches) and NonSequitur (Doll and words) using Colorbox Petal Point Chalk Inks from their Primary Pastels set. Wings from Tattered Angels Glimmer Chips 'Nature' coloured with 'atyou' Spica pens.Finished off with a chain from my stash to, hopefully, resemble a watch chain.