Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Butterfly in stiches

Its papertake weekly time and this week they want to see stitching on your card either fake or real stitching. I went with fake stitching and used the splitcoast stampers card sketch for my layout. I used a butterfly from unity stamp co. I colored the butterfly with my copic markers and cut it out and mounted it on pop dots. I hope you like this card.


Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Sweet stop meets karens doodles

This wonderful card qualifies for two great challenges. Karens doodles challenge blog which you need to use a karens doodles image and red, white, and blue. Second challenge is the sweet stop
cause i used there sketch for my layout. I colored the image with copic markers and then used my square nesties to cut out the image and the square behind the image. The red butterfly is a nesti butterfly.

Cupcake saturday

I created this wonderful card for the sketch saturday blog image is from bells and whistles. I colored her up with copic markers. I used my rectangle nestablitie to cut her out and my circle nestie for the accent circles on the sides of the card.


Skating by to cheer you up.

I found a great sketch and a challenge to enter this card into. The sketch challenge is card patterns on the card patterns blog. Second challenge is sentimental sundays and the theme this week is encouragement. I used this uplifting setiment from tlc creations. The darling image is from elisabeth bell digital collection. Frame in the back of the card is cut with a childs year on my cricut. Pattern paper is basic grey. Image is colored with copics.


Sunday, June 27, 2010

All about the boys

On the just magnolia challenge blog there a neat sketch to work with this week. I used baseball cap edwin and papers from bo bunny. I used 3 buttons as my accent in place of the flowers that the sketch called for. I colored edwin with a combo of copics and colored pencils. Have a great night.

Yummy candy

Friday sketchers has another great sketch and sponsor prize up for grabs this week. Simon says stamps is the sponsor this week and you have the chance to win a 25.00 voucher. Just grab your favorite stamps and follow the sketch. I used doraline with candy cane from motivet stamps. Papers are bo bunny christmas line from 2009. Snowflakes are cut with quickutz die. Image colored with copics and colored pencils.


Friday, June 25, 2010

Day dreaming

At the pixie cottage challenge blog we are dressing things up with a great sketch and a option to show off the inside of your card as well. I did my card with hannah at the pond. I colored her up with copics. First time coloring a hannah image i think it turned out okay. Love your opinon. Pattern papers are basic grey. Have a good night.

Little c's challenge blog is doing an inspiration photo challenge this week. It was a picture of this really neat looking green, pink and white cake. So i printed out my image and colored her up in matching colors with some pretty pattern paper. I used my rectangle nestie. Have a great day.


Wednesday, June 23, 2010

Girly midnight madness

Over on the midnight madness blog there a great sketch and you can do the simple version or you can dress your card up with the more fancy version. My image is one of elisabeth bell digital stamps. There also a boy version of the same type of image. I added some scraps from my drawer to create the triangle and square. I added some white flowers and some stickles to the flowers. Image is colored with copic markers.

Tuesday, June 22, 2010


I saw this card tutorial over on split coast you can find it in the resource section under flip flop card. I contacted my friend jen you can contact her to on her blog here. To see if she could make a file for the cricut design stuido. She was able to and quick as a wink i cut it out and dressed it up. So simple. File uses either george or plantation school book.

Bells and whistles meets paper take weekly

I am entering this card into two challenges. Paper take weekly is doing a sketch so that the first challenge. Bells and whistles is doing a color challenge to use pink, brown and white so that the other challenge. Image for the bells and whistles is tea time. I added some simple brown and white cardstock and the pattern paper is from dcwv mariposa stack. Image is colored with copic markers. I added flowers from my stash. Have a great day and try out these two great challenges for your self.

Monday, June 21, 2010

Sentimental Sundays

On the sentimental sunday blog we are to make a project showcasing our favorite sentiment. This sentiment is from unity and is one of my total faves. I love it cause it reminds me to treasure those little moments in life cause you never know what going to happen down the line. Hop on over and share your favorite sentiment. Have a good night.

Do you want some ice cream?

It sketch time with the sugar bowl team i used this ice cream loving image. I added some blue flowers to accent all the blue paper i used. I also cut out my image using a nestie and colored the image with copic markers. Have a good day.


It sketch time over on the cute card Thursday blog i used this image from sarah kay and then used some papers from dcwv linen closet and the back panels under the image are cuttlebug folder diamond patch. I also used a nestie label and sentiment from studio g.

Butterfly love

Over on the teddy stampers challenge blog there a theme this week and it is summer time. I hunted around and found this adorable coloring page of funshine carebear with a butterfly. I added this great word art quote from red elf. I added some sunflower stickers and this wonderful butterfly and there you go. I colored funshine with copic markers. Have a great day.

Winter Fun

On the friday sketchers blog there a nice clean and simple sketch to follow. This card is for two challenges one is the friday sketchers blog and the other is the sugar nellie challenge 11 on scs group forum here the link to that challenge your to use no embellishments for that challenge hence the reason my card looks so clean and simple. It freeing once in a while to just be plain and simple. Image in case your wondering is sugar nellie winter wonderland.

Saturday, June 19, 2010

Lemon and super ryan

On the wags and whiskers challenge blog they like to see lemon (yellow) and a wags and whiskers image. I saw this super cutie in my stash found out he was a wags and whiskers image and created this card with shade of lemon. I colored ryan with copics and used my rectangle nestie to cut him out. Paper is from dcwv all about boys. Have a good night.

Steer by the stars

Over at mo's digital challenge blog we are being challenged to use dry embossing and a mo's image. I used between and a sentiment from tlc creations. My dry embossing is from my nestablties on the image and the quote. I also made a new to me kind of card called a stand up card. It was fun to make a think i am going to be using it for a few other cards. Have a great day.

Friday, June 18, 2010

Let the sunshine

It sassy time again with sassy studio blog the theme this week is summer time. I used sassy cassy and paired her with a cut sentiment from tlc creations. I used some summer feeling colors. Sassy cassie is cut out using rectangle nestablities and colored with copics. Have a sassy summer.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

He has made everything...

Over on the wild flower patch blog there a great sketch to try out. I used papers from dcwv Mediterranean stack and the image is a digital stamp drawn by my hubby. He calls it march winds. The sentiment stamps is from unity stamp co. Image is colored with copics and then cut out using my oval nestablities. have a great day.

Everyday brings a miracle

Over on the cps blog they are being sponsored by kraftin kimmie and the sketch is really easy and great for showcasing your stamps or sentiments. I inked up this adorable cutie aurora from victoria case. I added a sentiment from unity stamps. I colored her with copics and used my smallest nestie square for the diamonds. Havea great day.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Red, white, and blue

At the pixie cottage challenge blog they have another great challenge this week. As always there a sketch and a theme. You can do just the sketch, follow the theme or both. I choose to go with the theme which is make mine patriotic For me that means fourth of july, red, white and blue, independence all that jazz. So i inked up Doralin and Dexter from motivet stamps. These two are all dressed to the nines for a great fourth of july party. I used a combo of copics and color pencils. I really need to order some refills my browns are not usuable right now. Anyway have a great day.

Puddle splashing

On the copic creations blog the challenge is to color your image with copic markers on other paper. My other paper is a tan colored cardstock. I colored dexter in a puddle from motivet stamps. My sentiment is from tlc creations. I used swiss dots cuttlebug folder on the background. Have a great day.

Let the sunshine in

Over on karens doodles challenge blog the theme is summer time for this week challenge. I want to showcase this cute image a different way then on a standard card. So i contact my friend jen from the cricut message board and asked is she had a cricut file to make a middle stair step card. She sent me one using plantation schoolbook. If you like the file hop by jens blog and drop her an email she get right back to you. I also used a sentiment from tlc creations. Butterfly paper is from dcwv mariposa stack. Image is colored with copic markers. Have a great day.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010


The theme this week on the sentimental Sunday blog the theme is summertime this week. As always you need to feature a sentiment on your project. I found this great wordart freebie on red elfs blog. The butterfly is hand drawn by my husband and is available for free if you would like it. Have a great day.