Friday, July 10, 2020

Gnome for the holidays - Crafty Catz #514

Friday July 10, 2020

Hello.. It's challenge time over at Crafty Catz #514.. 
I have a card to share

Our theme is ANYTHING GOES / OPT. CHRISTMAS


Our sponsor is Star Jam Lines


I am using the image Christmas Gnomes sing.  Aren't they just the cutest. I am loving gnomes and seen some really cute ones out there. I colored the image with copics. I then used Simon Says rectangle die. I used Lawn Fawn sentiment across the top and added the image to a piece of DCWV dp. I tied twine along the end and took a Tim Holtz tag and stamped the Simon Says sentiment and leaves with Stampin Up ink and using Ranger ink went around the edges. I added some twine and added to the card. I took Spectrum Noir sparkle brush and added to the sparkler, gloves and heart.

Challenges:
Crafty hazelnut's July -pattern paper
Shopping our stash #424 - Christmas in July
Creative moments #194 - anything goes
Cute card Thursday #642 - not square
Krafty chicks #515 - Christmas
Crafting happiness #56 - anything goes
My time to craft #436 - Christmas in July

Happy Father's Day - Colour Crazy Week 27

Friday July 10, 2020

Today we have a new challenge over at

Our theme this week is 
ANYTHING GOES

                                  Our sponsor is The Paper Shelter



I am using the image called Casual boy.. I colored him with copics and used Spellbinder rectangle die. I found some scraps and created the background and punched some Stampin up hearts and heat embossed the Simon says sentiment.
Challenges:
Love to scrap #135 - anything goes
Craft rocket #72 - men/boys
Creative moments #194 - anything goes
Fab n funky #489 - for man or boy
Little red wagon #557 - embossing (sentiment)
Cute card Thursday #642 - not square
Crafting happiness #56 - anything goes
Crafty hazelnuts July - pattern paper

Wednesday, July 08, 2020

Be Joyful - Aud Sentiments #255

Thursday July 9 - 20, 2020

Hello.. Time for a new challenge over at

Our theme this week is 
CHRISTMAS IN JULY


Our sponsor is LeAnn's world 101  I am using the image called Going Home


I decided to create a blue truck vs. the red trucks you always see with the Christmas tree in the back.. I used copics. I stamped the Simon Says sentiment with Stampin up ink. I used SS rectangle die and added to a scrap of gray designer paper.. (there's a big hole in the paper and love when I can used the scraps and die cut it in an area that still gives me plenty of margin around the image)

Challenges:
Craft rocket #72 - men/boys
Time out #165 - days gone by
A gem of a challenge wk. 14 - anything goes
Shopping our stash #424 - Christmas in July
Through the craft room door - anything goes
Krafty chicks #515 - Christmas

2 cards to share - Crafty Gals Corner #209

Wednesday July 8, 2020

Hello.. We have another month long challenge over at

I have two cards to share. 

Our theme this month is FANTASY WORLD


One of our sponsors is Morgan's Art World


And
Our sponsor is Colour of Love


And 


Card 1
I am using the image called Eleanor and Pickles dinosaur fun from Colours of Love.. 
I colored the image with copics  I added my cloud template with Ranger ink. I used Lil inker stitch die. I stamped the My Pink Stamper sentiments. bam.. done

Challenges:
Crafty animals #40 - anything goes
Time out #165 - days gone by
The paper funday #19 - anything goes / great outdoors
Scrapping 4 fun #170 - birthday
Polkadoodles wk. 27 - anything goes
A gem of a challenge wk. 14 - anything goes
Digi choosday wk. 27 - anything goes


                                                                      Card 2
 My second card is using the image called Your name is like honey  from Cute as a button. I colored the image with copics. I went over the wings and honey with Spectrum Noir sparkle brush. I stamped the Simon Says honey comb with Ranger ink. I added to a dark brown piece of card stock then to the yellow card stock.


Challenges:
Crafty animals #40 - anything goes
A gem of a challenge wk. 14 - anything goes
Crafting happiness #56 - anything goes / things that fly
Digi choosday wk. 27 - anything goes
Through the craft room door - anything goes
Word art Wednesday wk. 446-447 - anything goes

If I went braless - Catch the bug

Wednesday July 8, 2020

Hello.. Today over at Catch the bug.. It's humor Wednesday.
Tomorrow JULY 9TH IS NO BRA DAY


An who better to represent this day but Stella.. Stella braless 
   I colored the image with copics. I used the sentiment that comes with the image and went around the edge with Quick quote chalk ink. I used my cloud stencil/template and Ranger ink. Simon says rectangle die to cut her out and added to this designer paper. I finished with some sequins and Nuvo drops.
Challenges:
Crafty hazelnut's July -pattern paper
Time out #165 - days gone by
The paper funday #19 - anything goes / great outdoors
Alphabet challenge - G for gems
Jan's digi - July - anything goes

Tuesday, July 07, 2020

the more candles - Bugaboo stamps New Release

Tuesday July 7, 2020

Hello.. Time for a new release image over at the

Check out the design teams creations over at 


This image is Sign it Kidz.. I colored the image with copics. I used My favorite things stitch die. I stamped in the center Stampin up sentiment and the happy birthday is from Paper Pretties. I found some scraps to create the background. I finished with some red gems. 

Challenges:
Crafty hazelnut's July -pattern paper
Crafty animals #40 - anything goes
Cute card Thursday #641 - anything goes
Krafty chicks #514 - stamp act
Alphabet challenge - G for gems
Scrapping 4 fun #170 - birthday
Tuesday throw-down #461 - polka dots

Beach please - Crafty Sentiments

Tuesday July 7, 2020

Hello.. It's challenge time over at 

Our theme this week is ANYTHING GOES


I am using the image called Primrose beach life.. I colored the image with copics. I added this cute fence that is a rubber stamp and the name is worn off. I added the sea grass from Rubber seed.  I used my cloud stencil and Ranger ink. I stamped the Simon Says sentiment with Stampin up ink. I used Lil inker stitch die. I added this to the designer paper and added some twine and the sand dollar button. I added a little shell to the bottom corner. I finished with Wink of Stella to the image. It's July 7th and in the mid 50's(f) and raining on and off.. I want warmth and the beach would be nice. 

Challenges:
Crafty hazelnut's July -pattern paper
Love to scrap #135 - anything goes
Moving along with the times #120 - at the beach
Cute card Thursday #641 - anything goes
Krafty chicks #514 - stamp act
The paper funday #19 - anything goes / great outdoors
Polkadoodles wk. 27 - anything goes
Allsorts wk. 579 - summertime
Crazy 4 challenge #542 - favorite summer activity
Hand stamped sentiments #343 - photo inspiration