Sunday, August 2, 2015

SBC: August challenge

Hello there! It's time for another great challenge over on the Scrapbook Blessings Club blog.  This month our theme is Anything Goes (with an optional twist of :  Glitter)  Our fabulous sponsor is Angie's Cards and Digis

Since the challenge was to add glitter I thought why not take the opportunity to make a Christmas card.  This is my second Christmas card so far this year :-)
Recipe:
Angie's Cards & Digis - Little Lila with a Candy Cane
watercolor pencils
Diamond Stickles - bow
The Paper Studio - I Believe in Santa - blue snowflake paper
DCWV - Merry Christmas stack - red candy foil stripe paper
DCWV - Winter Wonder stack - silver glitter snowflake paper
Elegant Edges Cricut cart - eyelet1 @ 3 1/4"
Sew Easy metallic floss - mermaid
red button

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us a SBC.

Cindy---

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Crafty Time: August - Movie, Song or Book

Hello there!  It's the first of the month and time for another great challenge on the Crafty Time blog.  Our theme this time is: Movie, Song or Book as your inspiration.  Our sponsor is Rick St. Dennis.

I have chosen to use this little girl, Clara from the Nutcracker.  My mom took me to this ballet when I was younger.  I loved it!  And this is also my first Christmas card for the year :-)
Recipe:
Rick St. Dennis - Clara and the Nutcracker
watercolor pencils
Diamond Stickles
Plantin Schoolbook Cricut cart - oval @ 3 1/2"
Elegant Edges Cricut cart - burst @ 4 3/4"
Dec 25th Cricut cart - snowflake lyr @ 1", snowflake 5 @ 1 1/2", snowflake 3 @ 1 1/4"
The Paper Studio - A Very Merry Christmas stack - tree paper
The Paper Studio - Christmas Basics stack - green dot, red snowflake
TPC Studio - Christmas Greetings stamp
white organza ribbon

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at Crafty Time this month.

Cindy---

2 Crafty Girls #5

Hello there!  Just a quick shout out to announce a new challenge over on the 2 Crafty Girls challenge blog.  We have made some changes and are now a monthly challenge blog so that gives you more time to create...YAY!  Our fabulous sponsors are Bugaboo Digi Stamps and Lacy Sunshine.
You can use the photo inspiration, sketch, or technique on your creation.  If you're really ready for a challenge use 2 or more of these on your project :-) 

We can't wait to see what you create.

Thanks for stopping by today.  I will share my card on the 15th in a challenge reminder post.

Cindy---

Friday, July 31, 2015

ADFD #127: Use Feathers

Hello there!  It's Friday and time for another great challenge on the A Day for Daisies blog.  This time the theme is:  Use feathers.  I really had fun with this one.  I started with a beige feather and applied some mist and now it matches my card :-)

Isn't this the cutest little birdie image?  You can find it and many more cuties in the A Day for Daisies store.
Recipe:
5" cardbase in ivory
A Day for Daisies image - Birds in Little Hats
watercolor pencils
Bella Blvd - feather
Glimmer Mist - electric blue
Elegant Edges Cricut cart - burst @ 4 3/4"
Pretty Pink Posh - Stitched Banner Duo die
Crate Paper - Maggie Holmes collection- pink print paper
Sew Easy floss - lemonade
pink button
pop dots

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at ADFD.

Cindy---



Saturday, July 25, 2015

Happy Mouse

Hello.  Something exciting happened recently.  I was contacted by Dmitry at Fabrika Fantasy.  They asked me to create a card with one of their images.  I picked this cute little image called Happy Mouse :-)  And I used the pre-colored image for this card:
 
Recipe: 
Fabrika Fantasy digi stamp - Happy Mouse
DCWV - Sunday Afternoon Stack - all patterned papers
Elegant Edges Cricut cart - border - burst
TPC Studio - Greetings sentiment stamp
 
And this one I colored myself:
 
Recipe:  
Fabrika Fantasy digi stamp - Happy Mouse
watercolor pencils
American Crafts - orange patterned paper
bookpaper scrap
Glitz - Birthday Wishes stack - chevron paper
Tim Holtz distressing tool
silver bling 
 
Thanks for stopping by today.  Pop on by the Fabrika Fantasy online store for this and other fun digis.
 
Cindy---
 
 
 

Friday, July 24, 2015

A Day For Daisies NR

Hello there!  It's finally Friday :-)  I'm sharing my DT card to showcase the new releases (NR) on the A Day For Daisies blog.  Isn't this little bird family the cutest?! 

Recipe:
ADFD digi stamp - Bird Family on a Branch
watercolor pencils
Diamond Stickles (on the girl bird's hats)
Elegant Edges Cricut cart - border - hearts1 @ 3/4"
The Paper Studio - Newsworthy stack - bookpaper
The Paper Studio - pink pp (single sheet)
The Paper Studio - tiny polka- turquoise (single sheet)
pop dots

Thanks for stopping by today.  Be sure and check out all the new releases and more fabulous inspiration from the DT on the ADFD blog.  Also our Use Newsprint challenge is still going on.  These images and lots more can be found in the ADFD store.

Cindy---

Cut It Up #76: Must Include #'s

Hello there!  Happy Friday!  It's time again for another great challenge on the Cut It Up blog.  Our theme is:  Include a Number.  And you will need to also include a die cut.  Our fabulous sponsor is:  One Happy Cut.  The prize is a $15 gift card.

Recipe:
Boys Will Be Boys Cricut cart - racecar @ 3", 3,2,1 @ 3/4"
The Paper Studio - Banner embossing folder
Tim Holtz sanding tool
Core'dinations cardstock - blue
square brads
black bling
pop dots

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at Cut It Up.

Cindy---