Wednesday, March 28, 2012


Before I left I had to make one more card, lol.

Materials used -
Cardstock and stamp are from The angel company (no longer in business), brads are from my stash,  I heat embossed and used the crayon technique with Tim Holtz distress inks.

Entered -

1. Inky Impressions - Challenge IIC52 "Flower Power"

2. Whimsy Inspiration Blog - Challenge #32 No pattern Paper

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Flying By To Say Hi

Materials used -
Dustin Pike Digi Image, colored in with copics. This is just a CAS card,
I just used what I had in my stash.
This was just for fun and to play along with Dustin Pike's weekly challenge.

The inside of the card says "Just Flying By To Say Hi"

Dustin Pike Blog - Challenge It's A Dudley Kinda Day!

Easter Greetings

Materials used -
Copic YG markers and other colors to color the images, Image is from My favorite things (cute-a-tude),
Brads and ribbon from my stash, bazzill cardstock, DCWV paper pad (Citrus), Martha Stewart  butterfly punch, Recollections pearls, spellbinders nestabilities Labels 4.

Entered in -

1.Icopic Lover Blog - Challenge #75 - Yellow & Greens

2. Sentimental Sundays Blog - Challenge #95 Easter or Spring

3. Robyn's Fetish Challenge Blog - #100 Kid Cards

Monday, March 26, 2012

Thank you!

Materials used -

Amuse Cardstock, Amuse Ink, Stickles, Sizzix Leaf Die, Amuse stamps and
Making Memories Distress Tool

Entered -

1. The Perfect Sentiment - PSC24 - Distressed Thank You's

Rock On!

Materials used -
Bazzill cardstock, DCWV Linen Closet DP, Brads from my stash, Amuse Ink, My Image is from
Kenny K's Downloads (Mad Skillz), colored in with copics.

Entered -

1. Inky Impressions Challenge Blog - IIC #51 Sketch

2. Cute Card Thursday - Challenge #209 - Anything Goes

3. Kenny K's Krafting Girlz - Challenge #86 Fun and Games

May your Life Have more Bubbles then Troubles......

This is a very clean and simple card, but I had fum making it, loved the layers and first time I have done paper piecing in a very long time. I paper pieced his hat. The Image is from The paper Shelter (Magic Bubbles)

Materials Used -
Image from The Paper Shelter (magic Bubbles), colored in with copic markers, Bazzill cardstock, patterned paper from Paper Reflections (Elements Palette), sentiment is a print out.

Entered -

1. The Paper Shelter Blog - Paper Piecing

Sunday, March 25, 2012

Big Flower....Spring Joy!

Materials Used -
Bazzill Cardstock, Paper Stack Frutti Fusion, Creative Memories corner punch, Marrianne design's die (Flower), ribbon and rhinestone brad from my stash, sentiment g-studio, Image is a didgi from Sassy Cheryl's Digis (Big Flower), colored in with copic markers.

Enter -

1. Sassy Cheryl's Blog - Challenge #107 Think Spring

2. Card Patterns Blog - Challenge Sketch#158

Saturday, March 24, 2012

(TGF) Thank you.....

Materials used -
Circles embossing folder, Recollections rhinestones and pearls, Martha Stewart butterfly punch, Memory Box scalloped die, Spellbinders Nestabilities circles and eyelet circles, Bazzill cardstock, DP DCWV citrus stack, The Greeting Farms Digi Image (Dressy Ebony) and she is colored with copic markers.

Entered -

1. Farm Fresh Challenge Blog - Monday Fun Day #25 "Circles& Scallops"

Friday, March 23, 2012

Sunflower, Happy Birthday!

Materials used -
PSX Sunflower Stamp, colored in with copics and heat embossed, green and brown paper from Bazzill, ribbon and DP from friends stash.

Challenges Entered -

1. Ginger Loft Blog - Challenge GL#36 Happy Birthday

2. Polly Craft Blog - Challenge #132 Check it out! (Jane)

Sugar Nellie - Manga Kids.....

Materials Used -
Bazzill cardstock, BasicGrey paper pad - Life of the Party, buttons and foil ribbon from friends stash, Spellbinders Lg. rectangles, Lg. scalloped rectangles, stamp by Sugar Nellie (Manga Kids) and they are colored in with copic markers.

Entered into -

1. The Sugar Bowl - Challenge #80 - Cathy's Sketch

Get Well .....

Materials Used -
Bazzil cardstock, Bazzill Basics Avalon DP, White flowers colored blue with copic markers,
Stampin Up blue button brad, Tulip Rhinestones (heat set), white brads from my stash.
My image and sentiment is digi's from Paper Makeup, colored in with with copic markers, Sakura clear sky glitter pen and Uni Ball white pen.

This will be entered into -

1. Paper Makeup Stamps - Digi Makeup Challenge #28 - Photo Inspiration

Enjoy Life's Simple Joys.....

Materials Used -
Willow is an Elisabeth Bell stamp colored in with copic markers, Paper and cardstock from stash, handmade flower, Recolections bling in center of flower (colored with copics), rain drops from Imaginisce, Ultra thick embossing powder on the umbrella and Spellbinders Nestabilities labels 8.

Entered into -

1. Elphine House - Challenge "Rain or Shine" w/ Elisabeth Bell Image

Thinking of you.....

This was a fun card with fun colors. I did not have any idea what I doing. I just thought I would color the cute Mo Manning Fairy image ans this is what I came up in the end.

Materials Used -
Mo Manning's Stamp (Baby Fairy Flora), Copic markers to color the image, Martha Stewart butterfly punch, Fruitti Fusion DP by The Angel Company, Bazzill cardstock, Recollection pearls, Bling Rhinestones from my stash, Spellbinders nestabillities. circles, ovals, Inverted scalloped circles and beaded ovals.

Entered into -

1. Mo's Digital Challenge - #127 Bling It On w/a Mo image!

Thursday, March 22, 2012

ICopic Challenge #74

Materials Used -
First of all I would like to say I am new to copics so it's always a challenge for me to color with my copic pens I love dearly. This is just a sweet simple card colored in with copic markers.
Stamp is from Hero Arts (Bird in Circle), bazzill paper, brads and ribbon from my stash and green liquid pearls.

ICopic Challenge Blog - #74 Flowers

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Kiss Me Goodnight...

Materials Used -
Paper is all from stash, Cheery Lynn flower die, Sizzix flourish die, Brads from stash and my image is "Allura" from Kenny K's Designs, colored in with copics.

Entered into -

1. Kenny K's Krafty Girlz - Challenge - One for the Boys!

2. Sentimental Sundays - Challenge #94 Metal

Fairy Special...

Materials Used -
Citrus Stack from DCWV, Bazzill paper, Mary Arts lace, Martha Stewart butterfly punch, Spellbinders Nestabilities (ovals and scalloped ovals), flower, (flower, brad and rhinestones) from my stash and this wonderful stamp is by The The Emerald Faerie Garden (Ebony)
Almost forgot to add, I colored the image with copics.

This card will be entered in -

1. The Emerald Faeries Garden - Challenge #20 Easel Cards

2. The Prickley Pear  - Challenge March Sketch

3. Creative Inspirations - Challenge #155 "Anything Goes"

4. Robyn's Fetish Blog - Challenge#99 Easel Cards

5. Simon Says Stamp - Challenge "Bingo"
(I used glitter on her wings, flower and lace)

6. All That Scraps Weekly Challenge - Anything Goes

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Life's Sweet...

Materials used -
Stampin Up Card stock, Spellbinders Nestabilities (circles & heart circles), Martha Stewart butterfly punch, prima flower, Recollections pearls, Sakura clear glitter pen, brad and pattern paper from my stash. The cute image is from Sassy Studio Designs (Valentine- Honey), colored in with Copic markers.

This is to enter into -

1. Sassy Studio Designs - Challenge Dare to be Sassy #116 - Monochromatic

2. Mad For Markers - Monochromatic

Happy Easter...

Materials used -
Blue stampin Up card stock, patter paper by Bazzill Basics Paper Avalon, Amuse ink, Spellbinders Nestabilities labels 4, G- Studio sentiment, House Mouse - Easter Surprise and ribbon from stash.

This is to be entered into -

1. The Perfect Sentiment - PSC23 - Easter Color Story

2. Always Crafting - Creative Monday "Anything Goes"

3. There she goes clear stamps - TSG148 Easter and Animals

3. House Mouse Challenge Blog - #115 Photo Inspirations (I used yummy colors for this one)


Materials used -
Pink pattern paper from my stash, blue embossed card stock from Best Creations INC., stickles, Life Styles dies circles, scalloped circles, prima lowers, Nestabilities fancy tags and brads, button and ribbon from my stash. The delightful image is from Mo Manning - Fairy Kidd.

I am entering this into -

1. Mo's Challenge Blog - #126 Buttons and Bows

Happy Birthday Hedgehogs...

Materials used -
Red and kraft bazzill card stock, Bakers twine (from my stash), stamped images are from The Angel Company, white ribbon from stash, Signo uni-ball white pen and images colored in with copics.

I am entering this card into -

1. The Ribbon Carousel - RCC45 - Baking with The Twinery

Monday, March 19, 2012

My Life's a Zoo.....

Materials used -
All papers are from my stash with the exception of my card base which is Bazzill, I used Spellbinders Nestabilities ovals, scalloped ovals, labels one, pearls are from Recollection, Martha Stewart butterfly punch, sentiment is typed out and image is from Dustin Pike.

I am entering this card into:

1. Dustin Pike's Playground Challenge - Challenge "My life's a Zoo" Use animal image

Saturday, March 17, 2012

Two Souls.....

Materials Used:

Bazzill  card stock, Amuse ink, Sarah Kay stamped image "A Kiss For Chloe", Celibrate It ribbon,
Bazzill Basics Paper "Avalon", My Favorite Things Sentiment "Romance" and image colored in with copics.

I am entering this card in:

1. My Favorite Things  - Getting Sketchy #63

2. Whimsical Designs - Challenge "Going Green"

Friday, March 16, 2012

Social Teen Thinking.....

Materials Used -
Bazzill card stock, Imaginisce rhinestone (colored w/copics), Martha Stewart butterfly punch, Recollection flowers and pearls, Spellbinders Nestabilities square, labels 16, lacey squares and Image is Social Teen Thinking from Whimsie Doodles , colored in with Copics.

This card will be entered in:

1. ICopic Challenge - #73 Using markers from the V family

I also used Deconstruction Sketch - DS43

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Elisabeth Bell - Happy Birthday.....

Materials Used -

Bazzill and Stampin' Up Card stock, Pattern Paper - DCWV (Citrus Stack), Sentiment - There She goes Again Clear Stamps, Pearls - Recollections, Life Styles - Nesting Frames Dies, Ribbon/Lace - Mary arts on a spool (#361-58-01), Cherry Lynn Designs -  Butterfly Dies, Martha Stewart - Border Punch, Spellbinders Dies - Circles, Lattice Rectangles, Lacey Circles and of course an Elisabeth Bell Digi Stamp (Little Angel).

Entered -

1. The Ribbon Carousel - #RCC44 Getting Sketchy with Sweet Stamp Shop

2. Elphine House - EHA's - Pearls and Lace

3. Cute Card Thursday - Challenge #208 Happy Birthday CCT!

4. Belles and Whistles Challenge Blog - Use Butterflies

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Your A Good Egg Gift Box.....

Materials Used:

There She Goes Stamp Set - EGG-stra Special

Paper - Bazzill

Spellbinders Nestabilities -
Sm. Oval, Beaded Oval, Ribbon Banner, Labels 8

Martha Stewart - Butterfly Punch

Recollection Pearls, Cuttlebug Embossing Folder, Memento Inks, Copic Markers

This will be entered:

1. There She Goes Clear Stamps - TSG147 - Hidden Surprise

Lucky O' Irish


Paper - Bazzill, DP Paper - Karen Foster

Images - Doodle Pantry - Irish Birdie

Green Organza Ribbon

Image colored in with Copics

I am entering this card in -

1. Sassy Cheryl's ChallengeBlog  - Challenge #106 - Wearin' of the  Green

Monday, March 12, 2012

Merry Christmas.....

Materials Used:

Heartfelt Creations Stamps that goes with Spellbinder's Ornament Dies

CS - Blue, White and Silver from my stash

Silver heat embossing powder

Organza Ribbon from stash

Silver String - Amuse

Candy stripes Embossing folder

This card is to be entered:

1. Perfect Sentiments Challenge - PSC #22 - Christmas Trimmings

Enjoy The Moments.....

Materials Used:

Bazzill CS - Yellow & Orange

DP Paper - Splash (Echo Park Paper CO.)

Rhinestones - Imaginisce (colored yellow with copics)

Martha Stewart Butterfly Border Punch

Pearls - Recollections

Flower & Brad from my stash

Spellbinder's Nestabilities -
Sm. Circles, Beaded Circles, Lg. Classic Rectangles, Sm. Classic Scalloped Rectangles

I am entering this card in:

1. Cute Card Thursday - Challenge 207 Sketch Time

2. Mo's Digi Challenge - #125 Try something new
I used a digital Image and love it!

3. Simon Says - Stamp and Show Anything Goes

4. The Paper Shelter - Anything Goes

5. C.R.A.F.T Challenge - Challenge#145 "Inspired by a song"

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Easter Wishes.....

Materials used:

Paper -
Bazill Basics Paper Avalon - The quilted fish

Rhinestones (Recollection's)

Bakers Thread -

Stash Misc-
yellow brads, red flowers

Ink - Clearsnap

Sassy Cheryl's  Digis - Sally and Her Rag Bunny

Sentiment - G-studio

I am entering this card in:

1. Sassy Cheryl's Challenge Blogspot - Challenge #105 - Sketch Time!

2. Make It Monday  -  #80 with Meljen's Designs Digital Stamps

3. Gingerloft Challenge - GL #35 Spring

4. My Mums Craft Spot - Challenge #47  Sping is Spinging!!

5. Robyn's Fetish Challenge Blog - Challenge#98 Easter

6. ABC DT Challenge Blog - Spring Time Theme

7. Clearsnap Blog - Theme "Sweet"
Easter Tag.....

Materials used:

Stamps -
There she Goes again (EGG-stra Special Set)

Spellbinders Nestabillities -
Lacey Circles & Small Circles

Martha Stewart Punch -

Rhinestones, flat back pearls

Paper -
From my scraps

Memory Box Die -

I am entering this tag in -

1. There She Goes Clear Stamps - TSG146 Tag It!

2. Crazy For Challenges - C4C127

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Egg-stra Special.....
For Someone Who's Egg-stra Special.....

This card is entered in:

1. Pile It On - Challenge #10 - Are we seeing spots or stripes or both

2. Always Crafting - Creative Mondays Challenge#3 Anything goes

3. I Brake For Challenges  - I Brake for Easter IBFCC19

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Delight in the beauty of the day!

Materials Used:

Stamps - Great Impressions stamp of the month program

Cardstock -
Textured bazzil - Pink & yellow
Stampin Up - blue

Spellbinders Nestabilities -
small ovals
classic scalloped ovals

White Vellum

Misc. -
chalking cotton balls, yellow brads, clear bling (colored pink with copic),

I colored the image with copics, used a stylus to color bunnies white
and heat embossed the lacey stamp white.

Challenges Entered:

1. Totally Stampalicious - Sping Is In The Air

2. Crafter's Comanion - Challenge 22 - Spring

3. Delightul Challenge Blog - Spring Colours

4. Joanna Sheen Challenge - Sping is in the air

5. CES Callenge Blog - Flower Frenzy

6. Party Time Tuesday Challenge Blog - Richies at the end of the Rainbow

7. Kaboodle Doodle  Blog Spot - Challenge #109 - Think spring Lets see some flowers!

8. Shopping Our Stash - Shopping our Stash Challenge 42 - Embossing or Meljens

9. Paper Creations Ink - Challeng 20 - Spring is in the air

10. Polly Craft Monday Challenge - #130 Sring has sprung (Joey)

11. Kenny K's Crafty Girlz Challenge - Bloom and Grow

Sunday, March 4, 2012

Dropping In to wish you a Very Happy Birthday!

I finally got to use  few new stamps, I just purchased. I just love the Granny Bungee Jumping.
The inside of the card says "More Bounce To The Ounce".

Materials Used:

Stamps - Bungee Grandma and sentiment made by "Great Impressions",
"More Bounce To The Ounce" (inside) sentiment by "Diamonds"

Paper - Card stock (Stampin Up),
Designer paper (Making Memories) from the collection Cheeky Emery

Spellbinders Nestabilities:
Long Classic Rectangles
Long Scalloped Rectangles

Flower Brad

Colored in with Copic Markers

#1.  I am entering this card in Papertake Weekly Challenge, it's a clean and simple sketch.

This weeks challange is sponsored by Simon Says Stamps they offer Rubber Stamps,
Altered Art, Scrapbooking, Artist Trading Cards, and Paper Crafting Supplies.

#2.  I am also entering this card  in One Crazy Stamper,
The challenge is "Birthday Wishes", Birthday themed cards.
One lucky participant will win a Your Next Stamp prize pack from the OCS.

Have a Fairy Nice Day!

On this card I used:
Stamp - Sugar Nellie, Woodland Fairy
Spellbinders Nestabilities - Circles and Lacey Circles
Border Punch - Martha Sturart
Bling - imaginisce
Ribbon - Stampin Up
Paper- Brown Bazzil & DP Making Memories (Cheeky Collection Emery)
Image colored in with Copic Markers

#1. It's my first sketch challenge with  The Deconstructed Sketch  with this Challenge I had a lot of fun making this Fairy card with all the bling.
The sponsor for this challenge  is Buga Boo Stamps and you get the chance to win 7 digital stamps.

#2. I am also entering this card in The Perfect Sentiment  challenge.
It's anything goes using some sort of die cut and of course a sentiment.

#3. I am entering this card in to the Make It Monday #79 with Bugaboo-Stamps.
Their give away is 7 digi stamps!

#4. Another entry to Buga boo Stamps in their Catch The Bug Challenge , anything goes.
The winner will receive Digi Stamps!

#5. Craft Your Passion Challenges and it's Anything Goes.

#5. DYSU Challenge Blog
Challenge -  #61 Things with Wings

#6. Allsorts
Challenge - Week 144 - Spread Your Wings

#7. Paper Crafting Journey
Challenge - Anything Goes

#8. The Craft Place Blog Spot
Challenge - Anything Goes

Saturday, March 3, 2012

Have a Wonderful Day!

This is a card I made for the There She Goes Clear Stamps sketch challenge TSG145.
On My card I used Gina K stamp (butterfly), Kaiser Mini Stamp (sentiment), card stock I used is from Me & My big Ideas. The butterflies are colored in with Copic Markers.

I must say  "There She Goes" was my very first release party I been to. I had a great time!
I just had to order the whole March Release Bundle.

#2. Always Crafting , Challenge - Green and Yellow.

#3. Dream Valley Challenges , The theme is female/Mother's Day card.

#4. Passion For Pro Markers
Challenge - Week 139 Theme Mum/Female