Monday, May 23, 2022

Pea-legumes - Make My Monday #175

Monday May 23, 2022

Hello

We have a new challenge over at

Our theme is
FRUIT or VEG


This is an old wood block stamp from PSX.. I stamped and used copics to color. I layered on some pink to bring out the pink flowers. I embossed the background and added the Stampin up butterflies and some left over diamond painting drills


 Challenges:
Dragonfly dreams -butterflies /flowers
Penny's paper crafty #521 - anything goes



Friday, May 20, 2022

Smile- it's your birthday - Alphabet challenge -D

Friday May 20, 2022

Hello

It's time for a new challenge over at

Alphabet challenge

Our letter this challenge is

D - DIE CUTS


For my card I used the pigs from My favorite things. I painted with Mission gold watercolors. I used some scraps and Spellbinder die for the ground. The clouds are Simons says and Taylored Expressions. The hearts are Stampin up. I added the SS sentiment You can barely see the eyes on the smiley face.. I can in real life but here it's faded. 

                                                                     

Challenges:
Incy wincy - dies/punches

Thank you for being my friend - Crafty Catz #596

Friday May 20, 2022

Hello

It's time for a new challenge over at

Our theme is
ANYTHING GOES / USE SOME PINK


Our sponsor is Mirtillamente


This is a new company to us.. They have some cute images and it was fun working with this cuttie. Fairy tale hope.. I colored her with copics. I used Lil Inker stitch die to cut her out. I embossed the pink card stock. I added the image and Stampin up sentiment.  I went over the wings with Spectrum Noir sparkle brush and finished with some left over diamond painting drills.


 Challenges:
Dragonfly dreams -butterflies /flowers
Incy wincy - dies/punches
Pin-spirational #289 - (I used the pinks)






Thursday, May 19, 2022

let's party - Cardz 4 Galz #173

Thursday May 19, 2022

Hello

We have a new challenge over at

Our theme this challenge is
SENTIMENT AS FOCAL POINT

This is my card. I sprayed water on my watercolor paper and added Ken Oliver color burst powder and spritzed a little more water to get the effect of the background. Once dry I heat embossed the Simon Says sentiment.  I love the outcome of the card. It does look like a celebration card.



 Challenges:

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

nothing better - Cardz 4 Guyz #296

Tuesday May 17, 2022

Hello

Time for another challenge over at

Our theme this challenge is
WILDLIFE



For my card I used Tech. Tuesday giraffes and colored with Prisma Color pencils. I then stamped the Simon Says foliage and also colored with Prisma. I stamped the TT sentiment and heat embossed. 



 Challenges:
Daisy chain #63 - add an animal

Friday, May 13, 2022

Donut know what I would do - Colour Crazy wk. 19

Friday May 13, 2022

Hello

We have another fun challenge over at

Our theme is
ANYTHING GOES


Our sponsor is Twinkle Lane Designs


I am using the image Donut stack and their sentiment. I colored the images with copics.. drooling the whole time.. I love donuts.. my favorite is Bismarks.. with the dark chocolate frosting and Boston cream filling.. oh my love them.. Love maple bars with bacon crumbled on top is second like.. who am I kidding I love so many of them.. Any way back to my card. I colored and added Spectrum Noir to the sprinkles and drizzled icing. I used My favorite things stitch die and added to a piece of brown card stock then to this colorful dotted dp. I used Epiphany crafts banner punch and added them. I used Stampin up dies and created the framed sentiment. I added some Diamond painting left over drills. 



 Challenges:
Incy wincy - dies/punches
QKR stampeded #443 - anything goes



Wrinkled was not one of the things - Crafty Catz #595

Friday May 13, 2022

hello

We have a new challenge over at

our theme is
ANYTHING GOES / MASCULINE

Our sponsor is Dr. Digi's


Here is my card using the image Big Archie Butterwaite.. I colored the image with copics. I used my cloud template and Ranger ink. I used Lil inker stitch die. I added an orange scrap and green scrap behind the image and then added to a piece of Basic Grey dp. I finished with the Tim Holtz snarky sentiments. 


 Challenges:
Crafting happiness #123 - anything goes
Pammies inky pinkies #2219 - anything goes
Dream valley #269 - 4 legged friends
Critter crazy #62 - animals
Daisy chain #63 - add an animal

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Always be yourself - Crafty Gals Corner #231

 Wednesday May 11, 2022

Hello

It's time for a new challenge over at

Crafty Gals Corner #231

Our theme this month is

BUTTONS AND BOWS



This is the image I chose to use.. Little mermaid.. I colored her with copics and used Ranger ink and water splatters for the background. I added some twine and a button. The sentiment is from Simon Says and heat embossed. 


Challenges:
QKR stampeded #443 - anything goes

Monday, May 09, 2022

Thank you - Make My Monday #174

Monday May 9, 2022

Hello

It's time for a new challenge over at

Our theme is 
SPRING TIME (flowers, birds -bugs)


For my card I chose to use Tech. Tues. flowers and butterflies. I painted with Shin han watercolors. I added the die cut sentiment also from Tech. Tues. I added some left over diamond painting drills.

Challenges:
Four seasons - May-spring
Dragonfly dreams - May-flowers/butterflies
Krafty chicks #610 - stamp act
QKR stampeded #443 - anything goes



 

Friday, May 06, 2022

Driving by just to say - Alphabet -C

 Friday May 6, 2022

Hello

We have a new challenge over at

Alphabet challenge

Our theme is

C - for CARS


This is my card using the image from Stampin up. I used Mission Gold watercolors. I added the SU sentiment but left off the Hi.. and added the Club Scrap happy birthday. The background is from scraps Quick Quote. 

Challenges:
Love to scrap #155 - anything goes
QKR #443 - anything goes
Krafty chicks #610 - stamp act



May all your dreams - Crafty Catz #594

Friday May 6, 2022

Hello

We have a new challenge over at

Our theme is
ANYTHING GOES / HAND COLORED IMAGE

Our sponsor is

I am using the cute image called Dude.. I colored the image with copics. I used a Lil Inker stitch die and added to a scrap piece of Quick Quote dp. I stamped the Local King sentiment and used Quick quote chalk ink to distress. I finished with some left over diamond painting drills.


 Challenges:
Love to scrap #155 - anything goes
QKR #443 - anything goes
Krafty chicks #610 - stamp act



Thursday, May 05, 2022

wishing you a big slice - Cardz 4 Galz #172

Thursday May 5, 2022

Hello

We have a new challenge over at

Our theme is 
FOOD AND /OR DRINKS

I used a background stamp from Stampin up and Simon Says ink then I stamped the My favorite things sentiment. I stamped the image also from MFT on watercolor paper and using Mission gold watercolors painted the image. I added a small circle and added to the card with foam dots. I finished with some left over diamond painting drills. 


 Challenges:
Crafty animals #61 - anything goes animals
Critter crazy #62 - anything goes animals
Love to scrap #155 - anything goes
Krafty chicks #610 - stamp act



Tuesday, May 03, 2022

Quacky birthday to you - Cardz 4 Guyz #295

Tuesday May 3, 2022

Hello

It's time for a new challenge over at

Theme this challenge is
D is for ......  



For my D... I used Dog and Duck.. I took some left over papers from Quick Quotes and added to the card base. The dog and stump are from My favorite things.. the duck is from Tech. Tues. I painted with Mission gold watercolors.. I added the sentiment and used a MFT circle die and QQ ring. I thought the sentiment was so cute as the dog is bringing the duck a bone.. wishing it a quacky birthday. what will the duck do with it?? 


 Challenges:
Crafty animals #61 - anything goes animals
Critter crazy #62 - anything goes animals
Love to scrap #155 - anything goes



Sunday, May 01, 2022

Merry Christmas - Sparkles Christmas #136

 Sunday May 1, 2022

Hello

It's time for a new challenge over at
Sparkles Christmas challenge #136

Our theme is 
CHRISTMAS SENTIMENTS



I wasn't sure what to do. I wanted to keep it simple and also kinda focus on the sentiment. So I stamped the deer with brown ink and used my cloud template and Ranger ink. I stamped the sentiment which is from Denami designs. I added some left over diamond painting drills to the deer nose and bells on his neck. 


Challenges:
Simon Wednesday - anything goes
Penny's paper-crafty #520 - anything goes
Krafty chicks #609 - all occasions

I'll rise but I refuse to shine - Do-Al(l)Kreatives #65

Sunday May 1, 2022

Hello

We have a new challenge over at 

Our theme is a TWISTED SISTER ONE.. 
HUMOR AND STITCHING 
you must have both on your project.. it can be faux or real stitching


Of course who is funny.. Art Impressions images and sentiments. I've used this image and sentiment a lot over the years..  There are those mornings that I can relate to her.. I think it's funny so that is the funny part.. I colored her with copics. I used Lil inker stitch die and My favorite things stitch die for the sentiment. so that's the stitches part.. I used some scraps of Quick Quote dp for the background and finished with some Diamond painting drills for the little bling. Hope my card has you in stitches with laughter.. lol


 Challenges:
Simon Wednesday - anything goes
Polkadoodles wk. 17 - anything goes

Saturday, April 30, 2022

wishing you a Hippo bird-day - Happy Little Stampers Watercolor

Sunday May 1, 2022

Hello

Wow how can it be May already.. We are finally getting out of some cold and weird weather and seeing more sun.. but still getting quite a bit of rain.. rain, sun, rain sun... LOL 

Well we have a new challenge month over at
Happy Little Stampers

Our theme is the usual
ANYTHING GOES WITH WATERCOLOR


This is my card.. I used a My favorite things stamp and dies. I did the circle die and added my cloud template and Ranger ink.. I then added the images on foam. The images were painted with Prima watercolors. I added the heat embossed sentiment. I just love these cute cute images.


 Challenges:
Simon Wednesday - anything goes
Digi choosday wk. 17, anything goes
Krafty chicks #609 - all occasions
Polkadoodles wk. 17 - anything goes
Creative fingers #230 - anything goes

Friday, April 29, 2022

You are special... Crafty Catz #593

Friday April 29, 2022

Hello

Time for a new challenge over at

Our theme this challenge is 
USE 3 OF YOUR FAVORITE COLORS

our sponsor is Colour of love


I am using the image secret garden.. I colored the image with copics. I have a few favorite colors and my most go it I just couldn't use with this image.. SOOOOO.. I used Pink, Yellow, Green as my favorites.. I found some scraps digging through my big box of scraps and then added the Local King sentiment. I used Ranger ink to distress the edges. 


 Challenges:
Simon Wednesday - anything goes
Digi choosday wk. 17, anything goes
Shopping our stash #469 - what a difference you've made in my life



Wednesday, April 27, 2022

As one whom his mother - Word Art Wednesday GD wk. 541-542

Wednesday April 27, 2022

Hello

This is the last card for my Guest Designer April challenges.
Thank you Word Art Wednesday for asking me to be a GD.


Theme is ANYTHING GOES

I was given the scripture Isaiah 66:13a.. I wanted to create a card that was feminine since it's about a mothers love for her child.  I used some Ranger ink and distressed the edges. I added some scraps of Stampin up dies and found some left over die cuts that I created a flower and added a brad to the center.  

Challenges:
Crafting happiness #122 - anything goes
Allsorts wk. 673 - something beginning with B - blooming flower

Monday, April 25, 2022

happy birthday, friend - Make My Monday #173

 Monday April 25, 2022

Hello

It's time for a new challenge over at
Make My Monday #173

Our theme is
Happy Birthday 



So I dug through my stash of backgrounds that I created. This one is a Gelli plate creation I did a long time ago.. I thought it looked so festive and could be a great masculine birthday card. I dug through my scraps and created the balloons using Simon Says die. I used Stampin up embossing folder for the blue balloon. I added the balloons on foam dots and tied string to the ends. I then die cut the Reverse Confetti sentiment using Tech. Tues. dies.  


Challenges:
Crafting happiness #122 - anything goes
QKR stampede #442 - anything goes
Allsorts wk. 673 - something beginning with B - balloons,birthday, blue,brown,banner



Friday, April 22, 2022

The world needs more - Alphabet -B

 Friday April 22, 2022

Hello

Time for a new challenge over at

Alphabet challenge
Our letter this challenge is

B for BLOOMS

For my card I dug out a gelli plate creation I did many years ago. I then stamped some Simon Says images and fussy cut out. I colored with copics. I added some Spectrum Noir sparkle brush to the images. I stamped the Stampin Up sentiment and used a SU die and added a couple half pearls. 


Challenges:
Crafting happiness #122 - anything goes
QKR stampede #442 - anything goes
Creative fingers #229 - anything goes
As you like it - floral or cute (florals are a favorite as there are so many beautiful flowers and colors. They can be feminine or masculine)



Happy Birthday - Crafty Catz #593

 Friday April 22, 2022

Hello

It's time for a new challenge over at

Crafty Catz #592

The theme is
ANYTHING GOES / OPT. RIBBBON/TWINE

Our sponsor is Stampers Delights 



I am using Chibi Lewis image. I colored him with copics. I used some Quick Quote scraps to create the background and birthday banners. I used Local King sentiment and Tech. Tues. banner dies. I added twine and a button. The balloon has some Spectrum Noir sparkle brush. 


Challenges:
Crafting happiness #122 - anything goes
QKR stampede #442 - anything goes
Creative fingers #229 - anything goes
As you like it - floral or cute (cute.. what better way to bring a smile to a child than a cute image.