Thursday, January 26, 2012

Monkey Business

Today is Our Last Preview of the New January Stamps and Digi's Birthday series at All That Scraps, and it is my turn to get to play with is called CC Designs Monkey Zoo

This little cutie was so much fun to play with and I even added some paper piecing to the present!

I used the spellbinders circles and scalloped circles to mount the image on and used MME Papers with an added sentiment I made on my computer for a personalized sentiment. I used a large rhinestone in green stuck on top of a red button.
Other challenges I would like to add this to are:
Digi Doodle Shop: Anything goes
Pixie Dust Studio's : Use an animal some where on your card

Supplies used were
Image : All That Scraps
copic markers
Paper: MME
Thank you so much for stopping by today:-)

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Birthdays & Gemstones

Hi Everyone
Today I am combining two post in one since they both fit for the two posts:-)

OK and now Over At All That Scraps we are Reviewing our New January stamps and Digis that just hit the store recently:-) I got to play this time with Swiss Pixie Party Lucy
Over at Cute card thursday the theme for our new challenge is "Your a Gem" well I took that to be Gems which I used in a few spots on my cute card! Our Sponsor is My Craft spot this week and the prize is a stamp set from them:-)

I used a hint of green spica glitter pen on her hair ties and a little bit of yellow on her sash:-)
I pulled out my SU Border punch and added a bit of ribbon I've had, and then cranked out a doily for my background and added gems to that.

Other Challenges i would like to add this card to are:

Stamp and Create: Anything goes

Die Cuttin Diva's : Buttons, bows /or bling: I used bling and my die was a cheery lynn doily die

Supplies used:
Image & sentiment : All That Scraps:Digi swiss pixie Party Lucy
copic markers to color image:
Design paper DCWV
Doily Die: Cheery Lynn
border punch SU
Have a great Day and thank you all for stopping by

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Saturated Canary GDT Challenge

Hi again:-)
I bet no one thought I would do another post today:-) But this card is a special one for A Guest DT spot for Saturated Canary :-) I have bought quite a few of Krista's images but have not had the chance to get to play:-) So before the call was over, I made this card today and had a blast! Her name is Hot Cocoa:-)

I colored this cutie with Copic markers and added some stickles to her ear muffs

Other challenges I want my card in are:
The secret crafter saturday challenge:food and or drink on card which my girl has hot chocolate:-)

Supplies I used were:
Paper: Echo park
Copic markers used were: BG10,11,72,75,B00,B21,23,E11,00,000, R20, E42,41,43,57,59,55,R39,46,59
Flowers: wild orchid crafts,
Border punch: Martha stewart
leaf punch:EK Sucess
Thank you so much for stopping by to visit:-)

Frosty, Icy, Winter Fun colors

Hi Everyone!
I am here with a new Challenge card for Color Me Creative class rooms challenge!

NEW CHALLENGE #35 will run until February 3rd!

Your challenge this time is all about

In honor of the winter season we want to see your cold & frosty images!
Use frosty colors to make everyone feel brrrrr....COLD!!!

We want to see you use YOUR COPICS, COPIC REFILLS OR COPIC AIRBRUSH SYSTEM (Or ProMarkers if you have them)

Lili Of The Valley is Our wonderful Sponsor for this challenge, one lucky winner will get a prize from them.
We got to play with a few of their images:-) Thank you to Lili Of the Valley for giving us the images to use, I for one had a great time coloring these beauties! I used the image called Ski Jump!
Don't forget to go over to the challenge board to see the rest of the teams creations, They are all wonderful!
Heres a close up, I wanted that snow mound to look awesome and big so I originally started with white flock, then added dimensional glaze and I then added snow from flower soft to really get that mound 3-D :-) there is stickles to the water bubbles and dimensional glaze on top of that and

Here is our Inspiration photo to give you an Idea of the colors
I actually found some old paper that was Christmas and was able to work with this challenge, I used a Prima flower, and a Wild Orchid Crafts metal photo corner and EK Success punches for the snowflakes and leaves with stickles added for glimmer.
Other challenges I would like to add my card to are

Fussy & Fancy: Let It Snow theme
Sassy Studio designs: Frosty Winter colors
Supplies used:
Image: Lili Of The Valley: Ski Jump
Punches: EK Success
Flower: Prima
Metal photo corner: Wild Orchid Crafts
Have a Fun day

Friday, January 20, 2012

Let's Party!

Hi and Happy Friday to you all!
We are continuing our Party series, of inspiration over at All That Scraps with more creations for you to see:-)
For this card today I got to play with CC Designs Swiss Pixie Birthday Lucy
I thought I was having fun with yesterdays Moo-Valous and todays card was just as much of a blast to get to use for my card!! I love these cuties:-)

I colored her with Copic markers and used a bit of spica pens
I also used the sentiment from CC Designs party time logos,
Other Challenges I would like to enter this card in are:
Party Time Tuesday: Birthday theme

Supplies used were:
Image: all that scraps. CC Designs Swiss pixie Birthday Lucy, and Party Logos
Design paper:
Punches: SU
Copic markers: E000,00,11,25.R20,21,22,24,BG00,01
flowers: WOC
Ribbons: from my ribbon stash
Here's wishing you all a wonderful weekend!

Thursday, January 19, 2012

All That Scraps- Moo- valous

Good morning and welcome to another digi preview of All That Scraps newest additions in their January Release:-) The theme is "Birthday" and these are too cute to pass up:-) They are all up in the store HERE
got a chance today to create a card using Moo-Valous! This party cow is ready for a good time:-) Please go see what everyone else on the Design Team created by going HERE to sneak a peak:-)
I colored this cutie using my Copic Markers, and shaded the background with Yellow Prisma Pencils
Here is my card all done, I added a paper piece Party hat with Pop Dots
Other Challenges I would like to enter my card in are:
Celebrate the Occasion- Must use polka dots
Crafty Sentiments:anything goes

Supplies used were:
Image is from All That Scraps Moo-Valous
Copic Markers: R20, W9,7,5,2, E40,41
Design paper: MME Lost and Found
scalloped circle and circle die and Border die: Spellbinders
Ribbon: Stampin up and it has dots on the other side that I reversed:-)
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts
Have a wonderful day my friends

Music & Dance

Hello Everyone:-)

I have been having internet problems so Im hoping this post goes through...
This week at Cute Card Thursday the theme of the challenge is Music and Dance:-) So what ever you can come up with that has to do with music or dance or both then come on and create with us:-)
Our sponsor this week is Whimsy stamps who will be giving the winner 5 Digi images:-)

I used a Tilda image from Magnolia
She has been colored with Copic markers
I used Basic grey paper and the music paper was a scrap I had in my paper bin:-) The metal corner is from Wild Orchid Crafts and I painted it with black acrylic paint:-)
have a wonderful day everyone

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

All That Scraps 1st Digi Preview of 2012

Hello Everyone:-)
I have been waiting for this post to come to get to tell you all that I have been accepted onto the All That Scraps Digital Design Team:-) Woo Hoo I am so excited! This month my blog turns 3 and I am on the path I want to be on:-) I am so excited to be able to work alongside the other DT members I am doing a happy dance here:-) ahhh o.k. I am now calm enough to tell you about the image I was given to play with:-) she is an adorable CC Designs image called Blowing Hearts,
Christine has Illustrated Awesome Swiss Pixies for us to play with, and I for one had so much fun coloring her up:-)
There are 3 images in the collection being released, Blowing Hearts is already available in the ATS store, But the other two images called Balloon Lucy and Surprise Lucy will be released on Friday the 13th! Please go Here to see these cuties and what the Design Team came up with, and leave a comment on the post to be in for a chance to win one of these new CC Designs Swiss Pixie Cuties! We will pick a winner on Friday the 13th!
Here's a close up of this Cutie! I used a spica pen in Blossom for the little hearts and pink on the dots of her dress,
Here is my creation :-) I had so much fun with this that I even took white rose buds and airbrushed them to match her dress, in the darker pinks from Copic, R85,85, and a touch of 89!
Now when you're done here please go visit the All That Scraps blog to see the other design team members creations too:-) They are all wonderful!

I am also including this card in these Challenges:
Simon Says Stamps: Spots and Stripes
Moving Along with the times: Spots and or Stripes
Pixie Dust Studios: Put your heart into it(adding hearts)

Supplies used were:
Image: All That Scraps : Blowing Hearts
Design Paper: My Minds Eye Lost and found
Copic markers:
Leaf punch & Border punch : Martha stewart
Ribbon: SU
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts
Pink trim out of my stash pile:-)
Heart paper clip from LCS
Thank you so much for stopping by today:-)

Let's have a Laugh challenge!

Happy Thursday!
Cute Card Thursday has a new challenge up and the theme is: Let's have a laugh! Take that and run with it and create something that makes you giggle! Hehe
Our sponsor this week is Whiff Of Joy, who will be giving the winner a whiff of joy stamp!

I used Bug-a-Boo stamps image called Stella-Birthday-Perfection!
I added this whimsical image to Basic Grey paper stack "Sugared" and the fancy corner die cuts are an old cuttlebug die I found in my goodies!
Here's the old Gal all decked out for her Birthday?? haha
Supplies used were:
Basic Grey: Sugared
Sentiment and image: Bug-a Boo stamps
Corner die: Cuttlebug
Copic markers used were: E000,00,R20, C1,4, R22, 24, 29, YG11, BV01, 02
Thank you so much for stopping in for a visit

Monday, January 9, 2012

memories of 2011 with my work at Mr Cricut Crazy

Well here we are at another Monday.... and it's DT Monday at Mr Cricut Crazy,
Tanner thought it would be fun to reflect on 2011 and three of our favorite cards we made for the team:-)
I decided to pick three cards that used three different stamp sets that Tanner sent me to be able to create with this past term! I hope you have as much fun looking at a few of my favorites as I did making them:-) I want to thank you all so much for visiting me through out 2011 and hope you continue to stop by in 2012:-) Big things are in my future and a kick off in a week will be my 3rd Blog Anniversary with blog candy from me!

The first one up is a combination of Tanners Halloween Town sentiment with this adorable image from All That Scraps called Hansel from the CC Designs swiss pixie collection
Next up is a tag I made using Christmas, Christmas stamp sets sentiment, on the tag with a Mo Manning image called Sticky!
And last but not least is my adorable Birthday card I used Mr Cricut Crazy's stamps set Birthday, Birthday with Crissy Armstrong's Whatzup with party time accessories hat
Thank you for stopping by for a visit, it is much appreciated :-)

Saturday, January 7, 2012

a mod/retro kinda mood

reto/mod kinda mood

Good morning and I hope you all have a great weekend! Yes it's that time for the first Challenge of the new year at Color Me Creative Classroom! and to get the whole Design Team moving into our creative mode Suzanne has the theme as: Retro/Mod with the colors Hot Pink,Pinks, Black white and cream! Our wonderful Spnsor Guylou's Inimitability has given us a few cute images to play along with:-) Thank you so much! The lucky winner of this challenge will win a fabulous prize from GuyLou's:-) Suzanne will be out and about the next few months on the road teaching and If you would love to take a class and meet her go HERE to check her schedule We also have a brand new group Suzanne is starting this week and Its SmashBooks called "We R Smash bookin' scrappin' and journalin' and I think it's going to be a blast! the group is free to join and there will be challenges to keep us going:-) go have a look I am so excited can you tell?? and yes I have all my smash book goodies just waiting for the kick off !
O.K. now on to the details:I picked "Eve" to use as my image with her Hot pink shirt and I added paper pieced flare pants with a peek of hot pink in them too:-)
Here's a closeup of what I did, I was first kind of stumped on exactly what colors I wanted to do her pants and then decided to add a tiny bit of paper piecing to the bell bottoms:-) I even made those cute little white rolled flowers in the closeup adding a tiny pearl to each center! Let's just say I need a bit more work on rolling them! The rest of the flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts flowers
Here you go the whole card, I used the stampin up border punch that is my favorite, hehe and the papers are MME Quite Contrary for the Pink scrap and the black & white dots is just a random piece from the craft store, I think that's about it and hope you go over and join all of us for some fun coloring:-) Other Challenges I would like to enter this in are: If the shoe fits, scrap it: use up old stash

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

What's New??

Happy Thursday Everybody!
Cute Card thursday has a new Challenge for the week and it's full steam ahead:-) The new theme this week is "What's New?"

I used a brand new Digital image I was able to buy recently as a digital, and now is a Rubber stamp also :-) at LaLa Land Crafts, And this cutie is called
Here is a closeup view I added a bit of Ruby Slippers stickles to her flowers and a bit of iridescent stickles for her wings:-) and she was colored with Copic Markers

I am also adding this as my Color Me Creative Copic classroom work as it is Copic colored and there are many classses running over there for you to take online and in person with Suzanne:-) and also Challenges with awesome prizes :-) why not go and see and be a part of a fun group too!
Supplies used were:
Image & Sentiments: LaLa Land Crafts
Design paper: My Minds Eye Lost and Found: Madison Ave.
Copic markers :E13, E11, E01, E000,E31,35, R30,32,35,37, Y11, YR30,YG61,63, B0000,000 and some gold spica pen for arrow
Flowers : Wild Orchid Crafts

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Beat the Mid Winter Blues with Sundays with Crissy

Happy New Year Everyone!
I can't believe it's already 2012! Where did the past year go?? I want you all to know how very much I appreciate you coming for visits to my blog:-) I do all this because I love to share my creations with fellow crafters and I love what I do:-) I am really excited for this new year and all the new Possibilities I might have:-) I have all my new creations to look forward to and all the new friends I'm hopeful to meet:-)
O.k. now to the new Challenge for Sunday's with Crissy:-) It is Beat The Mid Winter Blue's, Anything that screams beach, seaside, underwater, sunny, tropical, ..There will be 5 free Digi's to the winner at the end of this month, you have the whole month to get your image uploaded over at Sunday's with Crissy, make sure you get yourself to Sarah's Post at sunday's with Crissy for the blue Linky button to add you entry this month.

I used one of Crissy's Digital images from Whimsy Stamps, called "Maya Blowing Bubbles" which happens to be one of my very Favorite Images:-)
I used my Copic markers to color this image, with a little bit of stickles for the bubbles:-)
Supplies used were:
Image: Crissy Armstrong "Maya Blowing Bubbles at Whimsy stamps
sentiment : Mr Cricut Crazy: Bithday stamp set
Design Paper: My Minds Eye: Lost and found- Market place
Border punch : Martha stewart
Thank you so much for stopping by