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Sunday, June 29, 2014


This week we are sponsored by Oak Pond Creations, and we are featuring Animals. Of course I chose to work with a bird, oh but he is adorable. So come and join us at Come and Get It, just make sure you are featuring an animal on your creation.

Items used on my card are:
Stamps: Oak Pond Creations: Otis the Wizard Owl, Stampin Up: Itty Bitty Banners
Card Stock: Pacific Point, Crushed Curry, Tempting Turquoise
embellishments: Color dots in Crushed Curry, Starform Gold Sticker corners
Tools: Silhouette Cameo, Big Shot, Window Framelits, banner framelits,  Square Dies. star border from Silhouette Store, I cut it 4 times to make the border for the card.

I will enter this into the following challenges
Send a Smile 4 Kids: Animals
Little Red Wagon Challenge - Animal Antics
Just Inspirational Challenge – Anything Goes
Party Time Tuesday Challenge -  Anything Goes
Crafting At the Weekend - Anything Goes
Sunflower Fields Designs - Anything Goes

Friday, June 27, 2014

Summer Fun

Hi Everyone, this week at Wags 'n Whiskers we have a great challenge for you, the Theme is Summer Fun, and whats not fun about sharing your ice cream with a friend. Anyway hope you will pop on over there and join us for some fun. Also we have a DT call happening. You will receive the images you need to participate in the fun challenges. Great if you have never been on a DT, or if your looking to join a new one. The Call Closes on July 11, so come and put your name in.
Thanks for looking

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Show us some Glitter

Hi Everyone, over at Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge we have a simple challenge for you this week. Use Glitter on your creation, that can be loose glitter, glitter paper, glass glitter, whatever you might have. We are sponsored this week by The Stamping Boutique, and Fitztown.

Items used on my card:
Cardstock: Night of Navy, Real Red textured , Light Blue Glitter paper from Hobby Lobby
Stamps: The Stamping Boutique: Chubby Snowman: Stampin Up; Snow Much Fun
Ink; Night of Navy, Promarkers: Cyan,  Red, Tan, Cinnamon. Cool Grey 5, Pearl Blue, Bright Orange
Embellishments: dazzling diamonds
the banners were cut using banner dies
Thanks for looking, have a great week.

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Teddy Present

Hi Everyone, This week we have a color challenge at Come and Get It,. We are Sponsored by Bugaboo Stamps  The colors are Calypso Coral, Baked Brown Sugar, and Pool Party, if using Stampin Up Colors, you can add skin tones, black, other browns, grey, basically any neutral color. So why not come and join us.

Items used on my card are:
Stamps: Bugaboo: Teddy Present, Stampin Up: Pretty Petites
Card Stock: Baked Brown Sugar, Whisper White, Calypso Coral, Pool Party
Ink: Baked Brown Sugar, Pro Markers: Tan, Caramel
Accessories: Calypso Coral Ribbon, Calypso Coral Designer Brads, Lullaby, Berry Blossom, and Sycamore Street Designer Paper.
Tools, Edgelit dies, Big Shot, Paper Cutter, Petite Label Punch
Thanks for looking

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

3 or more Layers

Hi Everyone, Well it's time for another challenge at Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge. This week we are Sponsored by Eureka Stamps, and it a really simple challenge, it is to use 3 or more Layers

For my card I have used
Card Stock: Real Red, Old Olive
Stamps: Eureka- Santa and Reindeer, Stampin Up Embellished Events (Sentiment)
Promarkers: Tan, Satin, Blush, Red, Gold, Ice Grey, and Ice Grey 3
Embellishments: Jolly Jingle Designer Paper, and the Red Paper with words is from my stash, don't remember where it came from. red gemstones.
Thanks for looking.
I will enter this into the following challenges:
Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Extra- June
Crimbo Crackers: Anything Goes
Sparkles Christmas Challenge: Favorite Color Combo: Traditional
Jingle Belles: Red and Green Redux
Ditzie Digi Designs : Anything Goes

Sunday, June 15, 2014


This week at Come and Get it we have a Fairy Fantasy Challenge for you. We are sponsored by A Day for Daisies, so you have a chance to win this image or the many other images they have available.

Items used on my card:
Stamps: A Day for Daisies: Standing on a Flower, Stampin Up: Loving Thoughts
ProMarkers: Cocktail Pink, Lush Green, Pink Carnation, Cyan, and Sky Blue,
Card Stock: Pretty in Pink, Marina Mist, Whisper White
Embellishments: 5/8 Satin Ribbon, Silk Flowers, Dazzling Diamonds
Tools: Ribbon Border Punch. Delicate Dots Embossing Folder.
Thanks for Looking
Color Me Creative Challenge: Anything Goes
Open-Minded Challenges : Things with Wings
Sisterhood of the SnarkyStampers   G is for Glitter
Send a Smile for Kids : For the Girls
Time 4 Scrap : Anything Goes: 
We Do Doobadoo Challenge- Ribbon
Sister Act Card Challenge Anything goes

Friday, June 13, 2014

Fancy Fold for Wags 'n Whiskers

This fortnight at Wags 'n Whiskers we have a new challenge called fancy folds, so you can come and join us using any fancy fold. I have chosen to do a Joy Fold Card, using the stamp called Love you Sis, but made it into a friendship hello card.  The image is of two sweet girls sharing an umbrella. I have fussy cut around the image and then used it on my card. I have used one of the papers for the background, then used a grass border die from Taylored Expressions, and then  made the sidewalk out of card stock with a few line scored on it.

Items used on my card are
Stamps: Wags 'n Whiskers: Love you Sis, Stampin Up, Six Sided Sampler
Card Stock: Tempting Turqoise, Whisper White, and Smoky Slate
ProMarkers:  Denim Blue, Canary yellow, and Lemon, Apple, Spring Meadow, Cocktail Pink, Duck Egg, Ivory, Skin Tone, Tan, and Cinnamon
Embellishments: Sunshine and Sprinkles DSP from Stampin Up.
tools: grass die from Taylored Expressions, 1 3/8 circle punch and 1 1/4 circle punch, Big Shot and Paper Cutter.
Thanks for looking, if you have never tried this fold you should try it, very simple. You can find a tutorial on Splitcoast Stampers under the Tutorial Section. Thanks for Looking

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Don't be Square

This is my latest card for Crafting For All Seasons, we have a great new challenge, don't be square,  so why not come and join us. We are sponsored by Stitchy Bear Stamps, so some wonderful prizes up for grabs. My project is a flower pot card, if you lift the flowers they are attached to a small card to write a note. Thanks for looking.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Winter Birds

Hi Everyone, This week at Holly Jolly we are sponsored by Fred She Said, and we are featuring winter birds. Ok I am the bird lover, all kinds to me, they are the sweetest creatures.  Anyway for my card I have featured the Chickadee, we see them all year round and they make the sweetest sound. So all you have to do to enter our challenge is feature a winter bird on your project. We would love to see you all there. Thanks for stopping by.

Items used on my card are:

Digital Stamp: Fred She Said: Winter Chickadee (precolored), Stampin Up: Come to Bethlehem (sentiment)
Card Stock: Cherry Cobbler, Always Artichoke,
Accessories: Natural Wood Buttons, Cherry Cobbler Baker's Twine, Frostwood Lodge DSP.
Thanks for looking.
I will also enter this into the following challenges:

Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Challenge Extra: June
Crimbo Crackers: Anything Goes
Completely Christmas : Anything Goes
Dragonfly Dreams: Anything with Wings
Glitter 'n Sparkle: Use a Digi
My Perfect Life: Anything Christmas
Sentimental Sundays: Anything Goes using a Sentiment

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Old World Santa

This week at Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge, we are featuring Santa or the Elves. So we would like to see either of them on your holiday cards. We are sponsored by Bugaboo Stamps.

Items used for my card:
Card Stock: Cherry Cobbler, Always Artichoke, Whisper White,
Stamps: Bugaboo: Old World Santa 5, Stampin Up: Welcome Christmas, and Lovely as a Tree
Accessories: Glitter, Liquid Applique
Thanks for looking.
I will also enter this into the following challenges:
Crafty Hazelnuts Extra Christmas Challenge: June
Crimbo Crackers: No Designer Paper
Sparkle Christmas Challenge: Favorite Color Combo ( for Christmas traditional red and green)
Christmas Stampin All Year Long: Anything Goes
Festive Friday Photo Inspiration, The colors and the Tree, was my inspiration
Completely Christmas : Anything goes
Christmas at Sweet Stampin: Here comes Santa

Sunday, June 1, 2014

Get Well

This is my card for  this weeks challenge at Come and Get It. We have a 2 or more folds challenge. I hadn't done one of these cards before. It's called a Building Block Card. It was fun to make and quite a bit easier than it looks.
Items Used on my card
Stamps: Stampin Up: Peaceful Petals 
Card Stock: Island Indigo, Pumpkin Pie Whisper White
Markers: Blendabilities from Stampin Up in Daffodil Delight, Coastal Cabana, and Pumpkin Pie
Embellishments: Quatrafancy Designer series Paper, Pumpkin Pie 3/8 inch Taffeta Ribbon, 
Thanks for looking
I will enter this into the following challenges as well:    

 Inkspirational - Bloom:
Time 4 Scrap- Anything Goes
Scor-Pal Challenge: More than one score, and bright and sunny