Monday, May 30, 2011

Time to Laugh...

I have created one more card tonight for 2 challenges
Play Date Cafe #83 -black, white and a splash of green
Inspirational Card Sketches #115
Stamp Something-Something Sentimental
Allsorts #105-Things with Wings
The flower stamps are Sandylion embossed with white embossing powder. The saying is Hero Arts. The white panel has been ran through the Lace Cuttlebug folder. The butterflies were cut with the Cuttlebug. I added green gems. Thanks for stopping by!

Some of us are too cute...

Happy Memorial Day to everyone in the USA! A time to remember all veterans that have served our Country! We went to our daughters for a cookout. Here is a little House Mouse Card that I created for a few challenges today.
House Mouse and Friends Challenge #96-For the love of the Game-use football or green and yellow
Cute Card Thursday #166-sketch time
I colored this cute image with Copic markers. The saying is Stampabilities. The papers are Frances Meyers and Keeping Memories Alive. I added the gold bling. Have a great week and thanks for stopping by!

Saturday, May 28, 2011

One Stop Craft Challenge DT Card-#133 Buttons and Bows

It is time for a new One Stop Craft Challenge! For week #133 the theme is buttons and bows. How easy is that! Everyone has buttons and bows lying around! We are sponsord by Stitchy Bear Digital Stamps. They have generously donated the DT some digital stamps to play with. I chose this gorgeous oriental stamp.

I printed it on red cardstock. I rubbed the edges with Versamark and gold embossed the edges. I backed it with gold and black panels. The other paper is specialty paper from my stash. I added sheer red ribbon, sheer polkadot bows, red raindrops and 2 black buttons.

I used ths sketch from The Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge #105.
Digi Doodle Shop Best #60-Anything Goes
PaperCrafting Journey #11-Anything Goes/Your Favorite...I love Oriental images!

Thanks for stopping by!

Sunday, May 22, 2011

Friendship is Blooming

Here is a little card that I created tonight. I have always admired the look of stamping on kraft paper so I tried it. I am entering this card in the following challenges.
Play Date Cafe #82-brown, blue and yellow
Moving Along with the Times #99-a sketch
Stamptacular Sunday #112-BEARnecessaties
Stamp Something-Something with beachy colors
Cute Card Thursday #165-Let's get Krafty
Papertake Weekly-Bloom and Grow
I stamped this cute image by Milton & Co. on kraft paper and  colored it with inks and a blender pen and added highlights with a white gel pen. The paper is Die Cuts with a View. The saying is a rubon by SEI. I added flowers with brads and the leaves are punches. Hope you had a great weekend and thanks for stopping by!

Friday, May 20, 2011

The Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge #9-Mid Month Inspiration-Babies!

It is time for a mid month challenge inspiration at The Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge #9! We are sponsored by  House-Mouse Designs and you have a chance to win a $20.00 gift certificate or a cute House Mouse birthday stamp!  Go check out my fellow Design Team cards, they have posted some fantastic creations! Here is my card.
I have colored this cute baby House Mouse image with Copic markers. For the blocks, I ran a blender pen over it for a washed out look. The paper is Creative Memories. The border punch is Martha Stewart. I put corner protectors on the two corners. I added little flowers, a sheer dotted ribbon and pearls. I have used the sketch at The Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge #104. I am also entering in the Truly Scrumptious #57-Any Thing Goes and DT call and A Spoonfull of Sugar #152  -Anything goes. Thanks for stopping by!

Sunday, May 15, 2011

Indulgence is the key...

Here is another card that I have created on this rainy Sunday. I am entering this into 2 challenges.
Midnight Madness sketch #103
Stampin' Sisters in Christ #89 -use tea or coffee images
The image is a digital image by Robyn's Fetish that I paper peiced. The saying is Stampabilities. The papers are K&Co. I added gems. Thanks for stopping by!

Wishing you happiness...

How's it going? It was rainy here today so I created two cards. This one is a House Mouse card for a few challenges.
House Mouse and Friends #85-May Flowers
Play Date Cafe #81-purple, green and grey
Saturday Challenge #134-a sketch
Oldie but a Goodie- #18-Say it with flowers-I have had this stamp for about a year
Papertake Weekly-Fancy a Punch
Moving along with the Times #98-2 B's-my Bs are Bounce and Bling
Basic Grey #44-Mix and Match- use 2 different Basic Grey papers - I used Wisteria and Sultry

I colored this cute image with copic marker. The saying is a digital stamp.The flowers and leaves are punches with gem flowers for the middle.Thanks for stopping by!

Saturday, May 14, 2011

The One Stop Craft Challenge #131 DT Card

It is time for another One Stop Craft Challenge! For the #131 Challenge, the theme is Ice Cream! You can use an ice cream image on your project or use the colors of an ice cream and tell us what ice cream it is to win a prize from this week's sponsor Robyn's Fetish! I decided to use the ice cream colors of Neopolitan. Who doesn't like Chocolate, Strawberry and Vanilla together! Here is my card.
I have used a digital image from Robyns Fetish. She generously gave the Design Team Members some images. I colored this image with Copic markers. The papers are Basic Grey-Cappella. The pink panel was ran through the Swiss Dot Cuttlebug folder. I distressed all edges by rubbing brown ink with a sponge on them. The saying is stickers and I added ribbon, flowers, leaves and a charm. Please check out The One Stop Craft Challenge to enter and to check out my fellow DT member's projects this week, they are amazing!

I am entering this card in the following challenges:
Stamp Something-Anything Goes and the 3 Year Anniversary Blog Hop
Stampin' Sisters in Christ-use something beautiful on your card like flowers
A Spoonfull of Sugar #151-a Sketch by Natalie

Friday, May 6, 2011

The Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge #9-Design Team Card-Babies!

It is time for another Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge! The theme for this month is Babies! We want to see a card with an animal on it for a baby or of a baby fuzzy wuzzy! We are sponsored this month by House Mouse Design! You can win a e-certificate from their store! Here is my card.
Would you believe that this is my first easel card that I have ever created? I have admired them but never took the plunge! I love making them! It was easy and I love the look! I used a House Mouse stamp (of course!) colored with Copic markers. I added glitter to the flowers and gems to the butterfly and around in the eyelets. The saying is Stampabilities and the paper is The Paper Studio. I added pearls around the edge, ribbon, stick pins, flowers and a butterfly charm. The punch by the flower is Martha Stewart. Go check out The Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge because my fellow Design Team members have come up with some fabulous creations!
I am also entering this card in the following challenges.
Flutterby Wednesday #153-butterfly, angel or fairy
Papertake Weekly-Anything goes
Bling it On #3-flowers
Saturday Challenge #132-baby
Thanks for stopping by!

Sunday, May 1, 2011

Practice Kindness

I hope that everyone had a great weekend!  I had a good one but busy. We are remodeling my daughters old bedroom so we ripped up carpet today, fun! I did have time to make a card for a few challenges.
Play Date Cafe #79-grey, red abnd lime green
Case Study #37
Allsorts #101-Oriental
Here is the card by for inspiration at the Case Study Challenge Blog by Silke Lidlow.
Here is my card.


This image is Inkadinkado that is embossed with black embossing powder. The saying is a rubon. I embossed the lime green panel and cut out the leaves with the Cuttlebug. The border punch is Martha Stewart. I added black beads, ribbon and a flower. Thanks for stopping by!