Friday, April 29, 2011

live laugh love

two challenges for this card

Cardpatterns- follow the sketch provided

stamp something- something with wings.  i used danni fairy from paper make up stamps and martha stewart monarch butterfly

card supplies
Image paper make up stamps danni with butterflies
Pattern paper is dcwv nanna nursery girl version
border punch is stampin up
butterfly punch is martha stewart monarch butterfly
live laugh love is vellum quote
image colored with copics

Pretty in pink

Three challenges for this card

Cute card thursday- follow any sketch i used sweet sketch wednesday.

mo's digital pencil- use a mo's image and follow theme.  This week theme is pretty in pink.

sweet sketch wednesday-follow sketch provided

card supplies

Papers nanas nursery dcwv girl version
copic markers
mo's digital pencil image lacy with icecream cone
pink prima flowers
sprial clips
square nestablties dies


Thursday, April 28, 2011

I for ice

ABC Christmas challenge this time around is I for Indigo, Ice and Inspiration I love stampin up lovely as a tree set cause it one of the easiest sets to make a clean and simple card with.  I used glitter white embossing powder on black cardstock.  Cut out the image with my oval nestablities.  Cuttlebug the background with candy cane embossing folder.  Added some white ribbon and you have a very simple icy looking winter card. 

t for trouble

The ABC challenge blog has a fun challenge this week t is for trouble.  Of course i had to use my all time favorite image trouble maker from kenny k.  I followed the splitcoast sketch sc330 and use copics to color my image in.  The papers are from dcwv the playground stack.  Brads and border punch are both stampin up.


amazing backup

Whiff of joy recently released a set of digital henry stamps and i of course had to pick them up.  

two challenges for this card

Simon says-anything goes\

whiff of joy-follow sketch and use a whiff of joy image.

card supplies

all about boy dcwv pattern paper
image whiff of joy bat henry
nestabilities oval die
copic markers
sentiment computer generated says thanks for being an amazing backup



I not inked up my tsg chemsitry 101 set in a long time so i decided to give it some love and particpate in there she goes sketch challenge this week.   I colored my image with copics and used nestablties to cut out the images.  I also used tim holtz distress ink on my sentiment.

opps tilda

I been wanting to make a card with oops tilda for a long time so when i saw this week Just magnolia sketch challenge i knew it was time.   My papers are from my scrap pile and my image is colored with copics and cut out usuing my oval coluzzle system.   My border punch is from stampin up.


berry fun

I found time this week to join in with the cps sketch challenge.  I love the way this sketch featured a nice big area for an image to go.  So i choose to use my unity stamp set berry good life.  My sentiment a bit bigger then what the sketch called for but i think it work well anyway.  I colored my image with copics and paper is from dcwv nana nursery girl stack.


Tea time

It inspiration time with sparkle creations challenge this week.   Sparkle has this adorable image of a bed spread that has pinks, purples just really spring type colors.  So i used cafe lucy and some papers from cosmo cricket mitten weather paper stack. I colored cafe lucy with copic markers and my border punch is from stampin up.


bue and flowers

I love this adorable image from Susan Custom art and card designs.  This is one of the adorable images from the aurora collection.   

i am entering this card into two challenges

Papertake weekly sketch challenge- follow the sketch

SCACD challenge blog- use a stamp from the store and follow the theme which this time is blue and flowers.


choo choo

Over at bells and whistles challenge blog it time for a sketch challenge.  I choose to use this adorable little boy playing with a train from elisabeth bell digital collection. My pattern paper is from dcwv all about boys stack.  I used train eyelets along the edges and i coloed my image with copics.

april diva dare verve stamps

It april diva dare time with verve stamps.  The theme this time around is april showers bring may flowers.  I used duck day from mo's digital pencil.  My papers are from dcwv the playtime stack.  I colored duck day with copic markers.  I also followed the mojo monday sketch for this week.  I hope you want to come try out the sketch or entered your own april showers bring may flowers creation. 

Lifes a beach

Karens doodles is hosting a lifes a beach challenge this week.   I did not  have any of karens adorable summer images so i inked one of my favorites surfer fairy from paper make up stamps.  My scallop borders are done with taylored expressions scallop border die.  My sentiment is from unity stamps beach days and sun ray set.  Surfer fairy is colored with copics and the pattern paper is from my minds eye find and dandy.


I love you this much

Over at Elisabeth bell world the project for april is All about mom.  I used the digital stamp from the elisabeth bell collection i love you this much.  My papers are dcwv nana nursery girl stack.  My sentiment is made by me.  I also used copics to color and create the scence and my o val nestablties to cut out my digi.   I hope i have inspired you to start on your cards for the special mom in your life.


Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Mitzi Wulf special stamp release

  Welcome to the Mitzi Wulf special stamp release with queen kat designs.  You should start the hop off at the QKD blog to get all the details on this wonderful artist.  If you been hoping along with us then you should be joining me from Penny blog.  

On my card i used green fairy.  I wanted a nice soft look for this card so i went with neturals and then added in some pretty purple and green colors.  I added the soft purple bow to finish off the card with an elegant touch.   You can continue on this wonderful hop with my fellow design team member Janie.

Have a wonderful day and your comments are much appreciated.


Monday, April 25, 2011

T3 queen kat designs brick wall techniuque

Here's how it goes:

- Each week 3 Royal Court Members host a challenge on their blog. (the same challenge)

- You start at the QKD blog and visit the 3 challenge hosts on their personal blogs. (Leave us some love and a link to your project so we can return the favor. *wink*)

- QKD will offer up a $25 stamp gift certificate for you to compete for each month. So if you enter each week, you have 4 chances to win the monthly prize of $25.

This week we are featuring the brick wall technique.  Your hosts for this week T3 challenge are Jules, Jan (me), and Chris

Hope you decide to play along with us.


Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Jazz Higgins release blog hop

Hi and welcome to the special release of Jazz Higgins stamps with Queen Kat Designs you should be joining me on the hop from fellow design team member Maria if not make sure you head back to the beginning of the hop at QKD.  On my card i used Frangipani Princess which is available today from the Queen Kat Store.  The papers are from my minds eye fine and dandy line and i used copics to color my image.  Please take a moment to leave a comment before you shop as i am the final stop on the hop today.

Saturday, April 16, 2011

Your the cream in my coffee

Its sketch time over at the sparkle creations blog this week.  I choose to use street corner josh this week and a sentiment from a coffee set.  I colored josh up with copics and then used bo bunny patter papers. I also use my taylored expressions scallop border die.  Hope you come over and participate for your chance to win sweet treats emily.

Friday, April 15, 2011

Happy birthday blue, green and white

Happy friday i hope your having a great start to the weekend in your neck of the woods.  It a rainy, spring like day here in washington state so i hope all that rain brings us some pretty flowers soon.  I am so ready to see my roses bloom.

I am entering this card into two challenges

Bells and whistles-use any elisabeth image or bells and whistles image and follow theme.  Blue, green and white.

Karens doodles challenge blog- use any image or a karens doodles image and follow the theme.  This week the theme is happy birthday.

Card supplies
Image bells and whistles cupcake
Papers dcwv linen closet
Sketch sc328 splitcoast stampers
Copic markers


Tuesday, April 12, 2011

QK Lighter side of dark for you set

It the 13th of april that means it time for the lighter side of dark special release hop.  Make sure you start this hop at QKD blog.  If your following the hop all ready then you just came from the DIS blog.  I got the pleasure of working with the For you set.  There are 3 cute characters in this set and some matching sentiments.  I Choose to go with a warm fuzzy wuzzy feeling card to show you how you make a very special card for someone in your life.   Now you should hop on to my fellow team member Holley.Photobucket

riley for the girls

I recently have aquired quite a few of these darling sophie and riley stamps so i decided okay time to use them. So i hunted around using google and found the rileyandco. challenge blog.  This week the theme is for the girls.  So i used pregnant sophie and paired her with echo park be mine paper. 

card supplies
Riley and cop pregnant sophie
Sentiment from gina k oh baby set
Echo park be mine paper
white ribbon
Stampin up scallop trim punch
Spellbinder oval and extra long rectangles



Okay it time to get sassy and spicy with a bit of saturday sketch fun.

Two challengs for this card.

Kenny k challenges-spice it up with kenny k image. I used troublemaker.

Sketch Saturday-follow sketch.

card supplies
Brown cardstock
Yellow cardstock
Orange cardstock
White cardstock
Image is kenny k troublemakers
Sentiment verve rockstar
Prima flowers
Paper minds eye fine and dandy
Colored with copics



I recently purchased the martha stewart monarch butterfly punch and the match monarch butterfly border punch.  So i choose to combine them on this card.

I am entering this card into two challenges.

Card patterns challenge blog- follow the sketch

Wild orchids challenge- follow theme which is wings this time.

card supplies
martha stewart monarch butterfly punch and border
cuttlebug butterfly die and embossing folder
dcwv mariposa paper
cuttlebug diamond emobssing folder
kraft cardstock
stampin up ruby red cardstock
stampin up scallop border punch
stampin up scallop and circle punch


Happy birthday.

Over at the kraftin kimmie challenge blog this week we have a sketch to follow.  I used lillith, copic markers to color her in.  The sentiment is from michaels i believe, papers are from my minds eye fine and dandy line.  Cake is a stamp that comes with lilith.

Friday, April 8, 2011

Let the sun shine

It time to celebrate spring. 

two challenges for this card.

Simon says challenge-spring theme or easter.

verve march diva dare-color me spring

card supplies
verve stamps
copic markers
white ribbon
my minds eye fine and dandy paper