Sunday, September 25, 2011

Count Your Blessings

Good evening! How's it going, hope everyone had a great weekend. I would have but I had a terrible toothache:( I have created this for a few challenges.
Play Date Cafe #100-Green, Orange and Gold
Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge #122
Stampin' Sisters in Christ #108-use the word Blessings
Tuesday Takedown #67-Autumn
The stamps that I used are StampinUp, Stampabilities and Verve. I colored the leaves with Copic markers. The papers are KI Memories and Scenic Route. The acorns are Jolees. Thanks for stopping by!

Saturday, September 24, 2011

Colour Create Card #80

At the Colour Create Challenge, they are having a design team call. Since The Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge Blog is closing, I decided to try out for this one because it is one of my favorite challenge blogs! The colors for inspiration are white, aqua and lime green with the option of using texture. Here is my card:
The stamps that I have used are StampinUp and Stampabilities. I embossed the stork with white embossing powder. The white panel is Spellbinders cut with the Cuttlebug. For texture, I ran the green and aqua panels through the Swiss Dot and Swirl Embossing folders. I added gems. I have used the sketch from Sketch Saturday #174 and PaperTake Weekly-Creature Comforts.  Thanks for stopping by!

Sunday, September 18, 2011

As for me and my House...

Here is a card that I have created for a few challenges.
Basic Grey #53-Brown and Pink
Sketch Saturday #173
Stampin' Sisters in Christ #107-Biblical Verse and something with wings
Stamptacular Sunday #129-Just Sayin'
Tuesday Throwdown #66-Pearls
The church stamp is StampinUp that I stamped off. The saying is Stampabilities and the bird is StampinUp. The Basic Grey papers are from Porcelain pad and Out of Print. I sponged around the edges with brown ink. I added lace and pearls. Thanks for stopping by!

Purple and Gold

Purple and gold were my high school colors so these colors are very familiar to me! Here are the challenges that I have created this card for.
Play Date Cafe #99-purple, yellow, white
Sketch Saturday #173 
Penny Black #169-Friends
Paperplay Challenge #36-Punches/Dies

This is a Penny Black stamp inked with purple.The saying is Hero Arts. I used various patterned papers from K&Co, Paper Studio, and Paper Pizazz. The flower border punch is Martha Stewart and Paper Studio. I added gems to the tree and flower centers. Thanks for stopping by!

Saturday, September 17, 2011

a sympathy card using Kraft paper

How's it going? It was a beautiful Saturday here. Had time to make a card today. I am entering this in the CASE Study #57. Here is the card for inspiration.
Here is my card.

The stamp is Country Stream by A Stamp in the Hand, Co. I embossed it with black embossing powder. The swirls are Stampendous and the birds are Verve, also embossed with black. The saying is a rub that I put on pop dots and I added a ribbon from my stash. I am also entering into The Kraft Journal- Use a Sketch and Papertake Weekly-Things with Wings. Thanks for stopping by!

One Stop Craft Challenge #149-Girlie-Design Team Card

It is time for another One Stop Craft Challenge. For this challenge, the theme is Girlie. That shouldn't be too hard! This week we are sponsored by Sassy Studio Designs. They generously gave the Design Team some images to play with. I picked this cute little policewoman. Here is my card:
I colored her with Copic markers. The paper is Tim Holtz. The border punch is Martha Stewart. I added a felt ric rac ribbon and the saying is a rub on. I added flowers and little metal beads and sparkly centers to the flowers and a doily. Go check out The One Stop Craft Challenge. My fellow Design Team members have created some fantastic projects!

I am also entering this into the following challenges.
Stamptacular Sunday #128-Sketch
Moving Along with the Times #116-Sparkle
Cute Card Thursday #182-Anything Goes
Craft Your Passions-Anything Goes-Blog Hop

Friday, September 16, 2011

The Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge Mid Month Reminder DT Card

It is time for the September Mid Month Reminder! This month we are using the color Pink along with your critter on your card or project. This will be the last month for this challenge so we are offering some prizes. Here is mine.
All you have to do is enter The Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge this month and the winners will be picked from that main challenge blog. To go with my blog candy prize I have created my pink card using a House Mouse Stamp. Here it is:
The House Mouse stamp is colored with Copic markers and I used a gold pen on the bed. The paper is Recollections. I punched a border punch of daisies and the single daisies are a StampinUp punch, punched from gold paper.The saying are stickers by Lily Bee. I added red gems to the centers. Go to the Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge and check out some of the cards that my fellow design team members have created. I want to thank everyone that has supported this blog and I will miss my fellow design team member and creating projects for it!
I will also enter this into the House Mouse and Friend Birthday Blog and The Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge #121. Thanks for stopping by!

Sunday, September 11, 2011

Mice having a party!

I have created another card tonight. This one is a cute one for a few challenges.
Penny Black #168-Delicious
Colour Create #79-Pink. brown, cream and white
Midnight Madness  #120                      
Just Us Girls #101- Technique-Text Me
Basic Grey #52-Celebrations
Sir Stampalot September Challenge-Its aFrame it Up

This is a Penny Black stamp colored with Copic markers. I masked it off and stamped the birthday words over it by Stampendous. I used a frame that I had and the papers are Basic Grey Granola and Basic Grey Sweet Threads. I stamped swirls by Stampendous and added flowers. Thanks for stopping by!


I have been busy and haven't posted much lately. This morning I watched the 911  tribute on TV and it was pretty emotional and kind of drained me all day. God be with the familys of the fallen on that day and God Bless America! Here is a card that kind of fits with the day. I have created it for  a few challenges.

Stamp Something-Anything goes
Play Date Cafe #98-teal, navy and mustard
CASE Study #56
and here is the card for inspiration
Here is my card:

The stamp is Stampabilities colores with Copic markers. The papers are Basic Grey- Out of Print and
Sasafrass Lass. I used the Nesties Label die for the frame. I added a sheer ribbon, flower punch and a blue and cream ribbon thing that I found at a yard sale. Thanks for stopping by!

Saturday, September 3, 2011

One Stop Craft Challenge #147-Back to School-Primary Colors-Design Team Card

It is time for another One Stop Craft Challenge! For this week the challenge is Back to School and get out your Primary Colors! We are sponsored this week by The Digi Doodle Shop. They are offering a fabulous prize to the winners! They generously donated some digital images to the Design Team members. I picked this cute owl image. I have created a corner bookmark. I have been wanting to try my hand at one of these. You can find the tutorial here.
I colored the owl with Copic markers. I cut the apple from an old template that I had. The saying is stickers from Lily Bee. The punch is Martha Stewart and I added a red gingham ribbon. Here is another one that I have created.

I created this one with about the same supplies only the paper is Sassafrass Lass. Go check out The One Stop Craft Challenge because my fellow Design Team members have created some awesome projects!
I am also entering this into the following challenges.
Stamp Something-September Digi Day
Saturday Challenge #150 The Colors of Autum (the second bookmark!)

Thanks for stopping by!

Thursday, September 1, 2011

The Fuzzy Wuzzy September Challenge and some Blog Candy!

It has been an amazing year at The Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge! I have enjoyed creating projects and visiting everyone's blogs and seeing their amazing critter creations! To celebrate some of the Design Team members are offering some prizes this month. All you have to do is join in the fun this month! Create a card or project using the color pink and of course don't forget a critter! We will be picking the winners from The Fuzzy Wuzzy blog. You can follow my blog if you want but you don't have to! Here is my blog candy:
Here is my pink candy box!

The image is a digital image from Tickled Pink Stamps colored with Copic Markers. The papers are from Paper Pizazz and Tim Holtz. The saying is a free digital stamp by Nettie. I added flowers, a ribbon and a lace/pearl border and a doily.

Go check out The Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge, some of my other fellow design team members have added some blog candy to their blogs too and check out their awesome work! This will be the last month for The Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge. A big thanks to Kylie and Stephanne for asking me to join and being great leaders! A big thanks to YOU for participating in our challenges with all of the cute little critter stamps! Keep using those fuzzy wuzzy stamps and I will see you in blogland!

I am also entering this in the Truly Scrumptious Challenge #64-Rocked Up Pink.