Thursday, April 29, 2010

christmas card challenge mostly pink

The christmas card challenge is to use mostly pink on your card. I used some stampin up scraps that i have and of course my favorite unity set jolly little winter. I added some pink ribbon and colored up the penguins with copic markers. If you want to try your hand at a pink card head over to the christmas card challenge blog here
Have a crafty day.

Tuesday, April 27, 2010

quixotic challenge : Make a splash

I was looking thru my scraps and i pulled out some left over bo bunny summer papers. I got to thinking okay what i am going to make with this. Oh i have dude from pms and thus a summer card is born and this fits the quixotic theme of make a splash. Dude is totally ready to go surf some waves. Sentiment is from unity beach days and sun rays set. Image is colored with copic markers. Head over to the quixotic challenge blog and check out all the great make a splash cards.

projet tuesday fancy frame

Here my card trying out the fancy frame fold to show off these cute butterflies. This technique is really easy to do and is a fun way to add some jazz to your card. If you want to try it out head over to the project tuesday blog here
Have a great day.

sketch saturday willow with umbrella

This is my card for the sketch saturday sketch challenge. I used this darling whiff of joy image willow with umbrella. I picked some papers that looked like she was standing in the rain. The sentimetn says spring showers bring flowers and is a freebie i picked up. If you want to try the sketch saturday sketch hop on over to the blog here.

friday sketchers #99 sarah kay

I loved all the examples that the friday sketchers dt did this week but i loved the one that claudi did. She did a kind of hinged card and so that inspired my friday sketchers card. Here a link to claudi blog so you can check out her card. If you want to try out this week friday sketchers head over to the friday sketchers blog here.
Have a great day.

Saturday, April 24, 2010

whiff of joy lizzie with muff

I attempted the sketch for this week whiff of joy challenge. I not very happy with this card i love how the image came out when i colored her with the purple and greens but i think cause the sketch has the image tilited it just does not work for me but the card is cute and will go in my winter stash. If you want to try the whiff of joy challenge click here.

Friday, April 23, 2010

fwf love is in the air

Its friday that means it time for another round of unity friends with flair. That the chance for unity customers to showcase unity on there blogs. The blog hop is limited to 50 particpants but you can still show unity your just not listed on the unity blog. Anyway i used this week hip hop sketch number 4 and unity love is in the air set. No idea why i am on pink kick but i been using it a lot. Anyway go check the unity blog for all the other unity peeps who are showcasing unity today. Unity blog is here

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Friday sketchers surfs up dude

Well it took all week but i was able to get the friday sketchers sketch done. I was putting some other stamps away and ran across my paper make up dude stamp. I had some left over bo bunny summer scraps and i was off and running. I hope you enjoy my little touch of summer. If you want to try this past week friday sketch head over to the friday sketchers blog here

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

identify the image

I have this adorable image and i am going to make a project with it but i like to credit the company its from also want to know so i can enter into challenges down the road. Anyway anyone know the name of the stamp and the company? I searched the whiff of joy site cause that who i thought it was but no luck. Thanks.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Papertake weekly challenge 39 sketch

Papertake weekly challenge this week is a great sketch challenge. So i took some scraps from my file folder project and inked up my whimsy spring stepping carousel horse. I used my copic markers to color the image. If you want to try your hand at this week papertake weekly challenge hop on over to there blog here
Comments are always appreciated. Have a great rest of your tuesday.

New project altered file folder

My friend was making a cute project the other night and i decided i wanted to try my hand at one. This a double pocket file folder bought at staples. It been folded in and then i added some pretty papers, some of favortie sugar nellie, whiff of joy and sarah kay images. There are 4 tags that you can pull out and add either journaling or pictures. I am thinking it be cute to show case little girl pictures. I have a second one that i am working on so keep your eye out for that. I hope you enjoy taking a peek at a new to me project.
Comments are always appreciated.

Sunday, April 18, 2010

midnight madness sketch 49

I was able to squeeze in some stamping time this afternoon so i decided i needed something that was nice and easy and that would show off this awesome new stamp i just picked up. I choose the midnight madness sketch. I hope you enjoy this quick and simple card. If you want to try your hand stop by the midnight madness blog here

Saturday, April 17, 2010

copic creations black hair challenge

I rec'd my paper make up order in the mail today and i could hardly wait to ink up my danni butterfy. She was a lot of fun to color. I used danni for the copic creations black hair color challenge. I used w7 and w9 to color danni hair black. I never realized that your really don't use the black 100 to make black hair you really use shades of gray. You learn something new everyday i guess. Anyway if you want to try your hand at this fun challenge head over to the copic creations blog here

House card with my cricut expression

I saw this cute card on the cricut board the other day so i had to pop over and pick up the file. You only need the george cartridge and your cricut expression to make this card. The image is from cc designs and is a digital stamp. The sentiment is from unity stamp company. You can pick up this cricut file for your self on this blog right here. I hope you have a wonderful saturday.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

sc276 and sugar nellie double pocket

Over on splitcoast stampers sugar nellie has there own company forum and they started hosting some challenges over there. This week challenge is a double pocket card. To get all the details head over to the sugar nellie company forum on splitcoast stampers.

My second card is for the card sketch challenge over on split coast. I decided to get my mothers day card done. The sentiment poem is from the cutting cafe all about mom set. Have a great day.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

project tuesday card purse

Over on the project tuesday blog we are making card purses. This was really fun to make. I made a matching set of 4 cards with a very cute bird house digital stamp. If you like to make a card purse hop over to the project tuesday blog here
Pattern paper is from dcwv mediterian stack and i used my copics color the bird house. Have a great day.

Monday, April 12, 2010

roses on paper layer challenge

The challenge on the roses on paper challenge blog is to use layers on your card. I choose to use cupcake from bells and whistles. If you want to try your hand at a layers card you must use a bells and whistles, magnolia, alota, greeting farm or bildmalarnas image to qualify for the prize. For details and to see what the dt has to show head to the roses on paper challenge blog here
You have tell april 18th to enter your card.

Sunday, April 11, 2010

sugar bowl challenge 33

Over on the sugar bowl challenge blog its gayles turn and she provided us with a great sketch. The please include this week is include something floral on your card. The sugar nellie image i am using this week is picking apples. She all ready has flowers but i also included one in the corner of the card. If you want to particpate and have your chance at winning a mixture of sugar nellie images head over to the sugar bowl here

Saturday, April 10, 2010

Guylou Inimitablity jessica challenge

Guylou gave this wonderful jessica digital stamp to new followers of her blog. Now she is challenging us to make something with her. Well i been meaning now i have. The sentiment is from paper make up. Paper is from the cafe mediterranean dcwv stack. Colored her with my copics. If you have jessica hop over to guylous blog and show off your creation here
There is still time for you to become a follower and get your own copy of jessica. Have a great day.

pms makeup for the weekend templates

I actually had time to do the pms makeup for the weekend challenge. It a super easy one and you don;t have to use pms but if you have them why not show them off. All you have to do is use a template of some kind. The design team showed off some really cute ones from my time made easy. Well i am template challenged mostly cause i have to hand cut them out once i print them. No scal program for my cricut. I had tryed to do this box once before and did do well but today luck was with me. This is the free cutsey cover template from the my time made easy company. I printed it off my printer and then colored up isabella and put on her front and now i have super cute little box to add a small card to or something. Anyway if you want to try out this challenge head over to the pms blog here
To check out the my time made easy templates go here
Have a great weekend.

Friday, April 9, 2010

friends with flair unity style

Its friday and that means it friends with flair with unity stamp company. My card follows hip hop sketch number 2 which can be found on the unity forum at splicoast. I used pattern paper from the mariposa dcwv stack. Used the becoming butterfly unity sentiment. The punch border is from stampin up. To see all the friends with flair stop by the unity blog for the list. Have a great friday.

Thursday, April 8, 2010

Paper Makeup release challenge

Last night was the april release party for paper make up stamps. I asked if we were doing challenges, my pms stamps are feeling lonely, katie said she did not have one planned. Then she said let me just make one up lol. So we have a challenge yeah. The challenge is to use one image, 2 emblishments and 3 colors. My one image is rose, my 2 emblishments are the brads and ribbon, and my 3 colors are blue, green, and grey. Pattern paper is from dcwv linen closet. Hope you have a fablous day. To enter you pms card to the challenge go here
You do have to register for the forum.

papertake weekly #38

Over on the papertake weekly blog its a sketch challenge this week and if you follow my blog you all know how much i love sketches. So i rec'd this wonderful whiff of joy image in the mail so i matched her up with some pretty blues and yellow and then added the perfect sentiment which from paper make up raindrops and rainbows set. I hope you enjoy my card. If you want to check out the challenge go here

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

whiff of joy challenge 74

A fellow stamper was kind enough to do an image swap with me so i have a few new whiff of joy images. So i colored up this beatuy for the whiff of joy sketch challenge. I used all scraps to make this card. If you want to try your hand at the sketch check it out here
The prize for this week challenge is the new stamp kit.