Sunday, September 24, 2023

Get Well Soon

 Hello there!  It's actually my birthday today :-)  I had a couple family members that were feeling under the weather lately so this is one of the cards I made.  It's pretty simple with a masculine feel.  Love how it came out.


Supplies:
Tim Holtz - Stitched rectangle dies
Tim Holtz - lumber embossing folder
Tim Holtz - Silhouette birds dies
Impression Obsession - sentiment die
grey, black shimmer cardstock

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a great week!

Cindy---

Friday, September 22, 2023

BYSHC Sketch#37- September /Card 2

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my second card for Sketch #37.  This sketch runs the entire month of September.  You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #37:




Supplies:
Tim Holtz - Stitched Circle die
In Love Arts - Stitched star die
Not 2 Shabby - Gingerbread Kisses (6x6) patterned papers & ephemera
Cricut - Holly & Ivy cartridge - 'Tis the Season @ 2 1/4"


Thanks for stopping by today.   We also have a Facebook group BYSHC.  We would love to see your holiday makes!

              Cindy---

Friday, September 1, 2023

MLC: September - AG Christmas

 Hello there!! It's time for another wonderful challenge over on the Merry Little Christmas blog.  Our theme is always Anything Goes Christmas.  


Supplies:
Distress Ink - Lumberjack Plaid
Simon Says Stamp - Fancy Tidings of Cheer die
red shimmer cardstock
clear embossing ink
Distress Glaze - Lumberjack Plaid
stamping platform
Tim Holtz - Bottlebrush Trees 


Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a wonderful day!  Come play along with us at MLC.

Cindy---

BYSHC Sketch #37 - September /Card 1

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my first card for Sketch #37.  This sketch runs the entire month of September.  You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #37:



Supplies:
The Paper Studio - I Believe in Santa - patterned papers
red shimmer, blue shimmer cardstock
Tim Holtz - Stitched Oval, border dies
Tim Holtz - Stitched Circle die
Cricut -Winter Wonderland cartridge - Jingle @ 2 3/4"


Thanks for stopping by today.   We also have a Facebook group BYSHC.  We would love to see your holiday makes!

              Cindy---

CBC - September

Hello there!  We are back with a new round of BINGO on Christmas BINGO Challenges.  You can get all the details on how to play along on the blog!!  Here is the BINGO card.  You use one column(up/down) and at least 3 items.  Easy enough!

I've used column "B" -black, tag, no stamping, stripes



Supplies:
Recollections - Red & White collection - patterned papers
Spellbinders - Be Merry die
Tim Holtz - Colorize, Harvey die
Tim Holtz - tag die
red foil cardstock
black glitter cardstock
black shimmer cardstock
red organza ribbon
black bling -eyes

Thanks for stopping by today!  Have a great day!  Please join us at CBC!!

                        Cindy---

Wednesday, August 30, 2023

Coffee IG hop

 Hello there!  I'm part of an Instagram hop with a Coffee theme today.  So, if you'd like to see more projects just click on my Insta button on the right sidebar and look for the list of participants on my post over there.  Full disclosure, I really don't drink coffee--LOL!  But, I took this opportunity to make a birthday card for my Father-in-Law who loves coffee!!  Win-win!  I also created a Memdex to go along with it.




Supplies:
Distress Oxide -Vintage Photo, Walnut Stain
Tim Holtz - Cafe, Colorize
Tim Holtz - Splatters stencil + DO in Ground Espresso
Simon Says Stamp - Basic Box Card - Happy Birthday die
Distress Crayon - Ground Espresso
Scrap Diva Designs - Memdex
Scrap Diva Designs - sentiment die
press 'n seal
pop dots
black shimmer cardstock (steam)

Thanks for stopping by today.  I would love to have you follow me on Instagram as well.  Have a great day!

Cindy---

Sunday, August 27, 2023

Happy Birthday!!

 Hello there!  It's my Sister-in-law's birthday today.  I made this watercolor stamped card for her.  I hope she loves it!

Supplies:
Unity Stamp Co - Scalloped rectangle die
Simon Says Stamp - Fancy Happy Birthday die
Distress Oxides - Worn Lipstick, Picked Raspberry, Peeled paint
Stamping Platform
Tim Holtz - Floral Outlines stamps
Pretty Pink Posh - sequins 

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a wonderful day!
Cindy---

Wednesday, August 16, 2023

Happy 80th Birthday!!

 Hello!  My dad recently celebrated a big birthday!  80 years young!  LOL!  He likes to shoot pool so I came up with this card.  I used Distress Mica Sprays for the pool balls.  I painted it on them.  It didn't turn out completely perfect but that's okay!!!  He got a kick out of it.



Supplies:
Cricut cart - Father's Day - pool balls @3"
Distress Oxide - Pine Needles, Vintage Photo
Distress Mica Sprays - Jack-o-Lantern, Harvest Moon, Peppermint Stick, Bubbling Cauldron, Snow Flurries, Fortune Teller, Hocus Pocus
paint brush
Tim Holtz - Stacked Tiles, squares
1" circle punch
Tim Holtz - 3D embossing folder - Lumber
Foundry Wax - sterling
pop dots

Thank for stopping by today.  Have a good one!

Cindy---

Friday, August 11, 2023

BYSHC Sketch#36 - August /Card 2

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my second card for Sketch #36.  This sketch runs the entire month of August.  You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #36:

I flipped the sketch for this one!


Supplies:
Echo Park - Christmas Magic (6x6) patterned papers
Unity Stamp Co - Scallops & Rectangle dies
Pretty Pink Posh - banner die, border die
Impression Obsession - Sentiment die
Tim Holtz - Papercut Christmas 2, Colorize
Tim Holtz /Simon Says Stamp - Diecember 2022 - Chilly & Freezy - reindeer's hat
green foil cardstock, green glitter cardstock
brown shimmer cardstock


Thanks for stopping by today.   We also have a Facebook group BYSHC.  We would love to see your holiday makes!

              Cindy---

Tuesday, August 1, 2023

BYSHC Sketch #36 - August /Card 1

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my first card for Sketch #36.  This sketch runs the entire month of August.  You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #36:





Supplies:
Distress Oxide - Tattered Rose
Tim Holtz - Retro Flakes stamps
Ranger - Pink tinsel embossing powder
Tim Holtz - Paper doll
Recollections - Sugar & Sparkle (6x6) patterned papers
Tim Holtz - Tiny Text Christmas -sentiment stamp 

Thanks for stopping by today.   We also have a Facebook group BYSHC.  We would love to see your holiday makes!

              Cindy---

Sunday, July 30, 2023

Happy Birthday!

 Hello there!  I've got a birthday card to share with you today.  This special card is on it's way to my Mother-in-law.  I hope she loves it!

Supplies:
Distress Oxide - Worn Lipstick + Tim Holtz - mini floral stencil THMS077
light pink parchment paper
black shimmer cardstock
Tim Holtz - Stitched Oval die/border
Unity Stamp Co - SMAK 12/15
Ranger clear embossing ink +Distress Embossing Glaze in Lost Shadow
stamping platform
Tim Holtz - Simple Sayings -sentiment label/stamp

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a wonderful day!

Cindy---

Friday, July 28, 2023

BYSHC Christmas in July /Day 8

 Hello and welcome to the Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers Christmas in July Linky Party.  We have a great group of sponsors giving away wonderful prizes.  Today is the last day!!!  So, link up a new holiday card on the BYSHC blog to be entered to win.  

I'm using a scalloped rectangle die from Unity Stamp Co- one of our awesome sponsors!!  I'm also using cute stamps from Lawn Fawn, another one of our sponsors!





Supplies:
Distress Oxides/Inks - Spun Sugar, Worn Lipstick, Festive berries
Distress Watercolor pencils
waterbrush
Unity Stamp Co - Scalloped Rectangle die
Pink Fresh Studios - JOY die
Lawn Fawn - stamps/dies - Toboggan Together
pop dots
Diamond Stickles
red bling

Thanks for stopping by today!  Link up a card or two!  Have a good one!

Cindy---

Thursday, July 27, 2023

BYSHC Christmas in July /Day 7

 Hello and welcome to the Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers Christmas in July Linky Party.  We have a great group of sponsors giving away wonderful prizes.  This linky party runs until July 28th.  So, link up a new holiday card on the BYSHC blog to be entered to win.  

I've used stamps from Colorado Craft Co, one of our wonderful sponsors for this card!




Supplies:
Distress Oxide - Tumbled Glass, Hickory Smoke
Co Craft Co - Getting Ready 
Distress Watercolor Pencils
waterbrush
Tim Holtz - Vintage Holidays - snow stamp
stamping platform

Thanks for stopping by today!  Link up a card or two!  Have a good one!

Cindy---

Wednesday, July 26, 2023

BYSHC Christmas in July /Day 6

 Hello and welcome to the Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers Christmas in July Linky Party.  We have a great group of sponsors giving away wonderful prizes.  This linky party runs until July 28th.  So, link up a new holiday card on the BYSHC blog to be entered to win.  

I'm using three stamp sets from one of our wonderful sponsors, Unity Stamp Co for this card.





Supplies:
Unity Stamp Co - Seamless Merry Christmas background stamp, Always Had my Heart (snowman), Cherished Holly (sentiment)
Distress Ink - Twisted Citron
Distress embossing glaze - twisted Citron
Distress Oxide - Twisted Citron, Festive Berries
Tim Holtz - mini tree stencil #50
Pretty Pink Posh - scallop border die
Distress Watercolor pencils

Thanks for stopping by today!  Link up a card or two!  Have a good one!

Cindy---

Tuesday, July 25, 2023

BYSHC Christmas in July Linky Party / Day 5

 Hello and welcome to the Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers Christmas in July Linky Party.  We have a great group of sponsors giving away wonderful prizes.  This linky party runs until July 28th.  So, link up a new holiday card on the BYSHC blog to be entered to win.  

I have used a stencil from one of our sponsors, Therm O Web!!




Supplies:
Therm O Web - Pinwheel stencil
Distress Oxide - Lumberjack Plaid, Kitsch Flamingo
Simon Says Stamp - Fancy Happy Holidays die
red foil
Tim Holtz - Stacked Baroque die

Thanks for stopping by today!  Link up a card or two!  Have a good one!

Cindy---

Monday, July 24, 2023

BYSHC Christmas in July Linky Party /Day 4

 Hello and welcome to the Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers Christmas in July Linky Party.  We have a great group of sponsors giving away wonderful prizes.  This linky party runs until July 28th.  So, link up a new holiday card on the BYSHC blog to be entered to win.  



Supplies:

Distress Oxide - Iced Spruce
Distress Mica Crayons - Fresh balsam, Winterberry, Tart Cranberry, Tree Lot
Tim Holtz - Christmas stencil
Ranger embossing pen
Ranger white embossing pwd
Tim Holtz - bottlebrush trees stamp
Ranger embossing ink
Distress embossing glaze - Rustic Wilderness
Ranger Sticky embossing pwd
Distress Stickles glitter
twine
pop dots

Thanks for stopping by today!  Link up a card or two!  Have a good one!

Cindy---

Sunday, July 23, 2023

BYSHC Christmas In July Linky Party /Day 3

 Hello and welcome to the Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers Christmas in July Linky Party.  We have a great group of sponsors giving away wonderful prizes.  This linky party runs until July 28th.  So, link up a new holiday card on the BYSHC blog to be entered to win.  





Supplies:

Distress Archival - Fired Brick
Tim Holtz - Sparkles & Christmas background stamp
Distress Crackle Paste
Tim Holtz - Poinsettia Stencil
Distress embossing glaze - Candied Apple
Stamping Platform
Distress Oxide - Pumice Stone, Vintage Photo
Simon Says Stamp - Believe die
Tim Holtz - Darling Deer dies
Tim Holtz - Holiday greens, mini dies
green & red shimmer paper
gold foil cardstock

Thanks for stopping by today!  Link up a card or two!  Have a good one!

Cindy---

Saturday, July 22, 2023

BYSHC Christmas in July Linky Party /Day 2

 Hello and welcome to the Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers Christmas in July Linky Party.  We have a great group of sponsors giving away wonderful prizes.  This linky party runs until July 28th.  So, link up a new holiday card on the BYSHC blog to be entered to win.  



Supplies:
Not 2 Shabby - Winter Magic (6x6) patterned papers
Tim Holtz - Cathedral Window die
Tim Holtz - Wreath & Snowflake die
Tim Holtz - Colorize - Harvey
Tim Holtz - Village Christmastime die - trim
Ranger white enamel accents
Diamond Stickles
white glitter cardstock
black shimmer cardstock

Thanks for stopping by today!  Link up a card or two!  Have a good one!
Cindy---

Friday, July 21, 2023

BYSHC - Christmas in July Linky Party /Day 1

Hello and welcome to the Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers Christmas in July Linky Party.  We have a great group of sponsors giving away wonderful prizes.  This linky party runs until July 28th.  So, link up a new holiday card on the BYSHC blog to be entered to win.  



Supplies:

Distress Oxide - Peacock Feathers
Archival inks - Black Soot, Hickory Smoke
Tim Holtz - Vintage Holiday - snow stamp in background
Tim Holtz - Scribbly Christmas - sentiment stamp
Spellbinders - Sledding die
red glitter cardstock

Thanks for stopping by today!  Link up a card or two!  Have a good one!

Cindy---

Friday, July 14, 2023

BYSHC - Sketch #35 July /Card 2

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my second card for Sketch #35.  This sketch runs the entire month of July.  You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #35:

I flipped the sketch for this one. 





Supplies:
Unity Stamp Co - Memories Made stamp set
Tim Holtz watercolor pencils
water brush
Tim Holtz - Paper snowflakes, mini
Tim Holtz - Holiday Drawings - sentiment stamp
holographic bling
twine
Pretty Pink Posh - scallop border die
stamping platform
Stickles - Glisten, Diamond



Thanks for stopping by today.   We also have a Facebook group BYSHC.  We would love to see your holiday makes!

              Cindy---

Sunday, July 2, 2023

Happy Birthday!

 Hello!  I have another birthday card to share today.  This is another card that I made this year for Cards for Cubs.  I think it turned out pretty cute.  I used holographic paper and it's a bit tricky to photograph!!  


Supplies:
Distress Oxide - Uncharted Mariner
Distress Ink- Festive Berries
Unity Stamp Co - Balloon Party background stamp
Unity Stamp Co - Say It Big dies
Unity Stamp Co - Gotta Love Sentiments stamp
waterbrush
pop dots 
Holographic foil paper

Thanks for stopping by today!  Have a great day!

Cindy---

Saturday, July 1, 2023

MLC: July - AG Christmas

 Hello there!! It's time for another wonderful challenge over on the Merry Little Christmas blog.  Our theme is always Anything Goes Christmas.  


Supplies:
Tim Holtz - Village Christmastime die -(garlands, little bows)
Tim Holtz - Vault Series -Christmas 2021 (lamp post, silhouette, wreath)
red shimmer cardstock
black shimmer cardstock
Distress Oxide - Uncharted Mariner
Tim Holtz -   Christmastime 3 -sentiment
Pretty Pink Posh -scalloped border die
Distress Paint - Picket Fence

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a wonderful day!  Come play along with us at MLC.

Cindy---

BYSHC - Sketch #35 - July /Card 1

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my first card for Sketch #35.  This sketch runs the entire month of July.  You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #35:

For this card I used a tag shape and then applied Glitter Gel through a stencil.  I love how this looks.  After it dried, I then threaded lace into the holes and then added the garment pin with jingle bells on it.  I also added a twine bow.  





Supplies:
Echo Park - Jingle All the Way (6x6) patterned paper
black shimmer cardstock
Tim Holtz - Stencil + Ranger Stickles Glitter Gel-red
Tim Holtz - Tiny Text Christmas - sentiment stamp
twine, jingle bells, garment pin
white lace

Thanks for stopping by today.   We also have a Facebook group BYSHC.  We would love to see your holiday makes!

              Cindy---

CBC - July

Hello there!  We are back with a new round of BINGO on Christmas BINGO Challenges.  You can get all the details on how to play along on the blog!!  Here is the BINGO card.  You use one column(up/down) and at least 3 items.  Easy enough!

I've used column "O" -rectangle, patterned paper, heat embossing, watercolor




Supplies:
The Paper Studio - Vintage Christmas collection -patterned paper
Distress Oxide - Lumberjack Plaid, Rustic Wilderness
Embossing Glaze - Lumberjack Plaid, Rustic Wilderness
stamping platform
Tim Holtz - Festive Overlay stamps
Distress Oxide - Tea Dye (stamped holly)
Distress Watercolor Pencils - Fired Brick, Rustic Wilderness, Peeled Paint
water brush
Distress Oxide - Antique Linen -ink blended background

Thanks for stopping by today!  Have a great day!  Please join us at CBC!!

Cindy---

Friday, June 30, 2023

Today, Tomorrow & Always!

 A card I made for my niece's recent wedding.  I hope she loves it!  This card came together really quickly.  The patterned paper reminded me of her wedding invitation --so I went with it.  And it did all the work.  Some quick sentiment stamps and that was it.


Front of the card.

                                                            Inside the card.

Supplies:
Authentique - Everlasting collection - patterned paper
Unity Stamp Co - Gotta Love Sentiments, I Did. I Do. I will
Stamping platform
black shimmer paper
Diamond Stickles

Thanks for stopping by today!  Have a great day!
Cindy---

Friday, June 23, 2023

BYSHC June - Sketch #34 /Card 2

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my second card for Sketch #34.  This sketch runs the entire month of June.  You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #34:




Supplies:
Unity Stamp Co - Seamless Merry Christmas background stamp 
Distress Oxide - Uncharted Mariner
Distress Embossing glaze - Uncharterd Mariner
black shimmer cardstock
blue foil cardstock
black glitter cardstock
Scrap Diva Designs - flag dies
Tim Holtz - Colorize, Harvey
Simon Says Stamp/Tim Holtz -  Stamptember 2021- sentiment
Tim Holtz - Stacked Deckle die


Thanks for stopping by today.   We also have a Facebook group BYSHC.  We would love to see your holiday makes!

              Cindy---

Friday, June 16, 2023

DAD

 Hello!  I'm sharing one of the cards I made for Father's Day this year.  This one I sent to my dad.  I hope he likes it.  Inside I stamped 'You're the Best".

Supplies:
Cricut cart - Father's Day - toolbox @2 3/4"
silver shimmer cardstock
Tim Holtz - Dotted 3D embossing folder
Unity Stamp Co - Barn Wall background stamp +Distress Archival in Hickory Smoke
Unity Stamp Co - Best Tool in the Box - sentiment stamp 
brads
twine

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a great Father's Day weekend!!

Cindy---

Thursday, June 15, 2023

Happy Birthday!

 Hello!  I'm sharing another birthday card that I created for the Cards for Cubs this year.  I'm using a 3D embossing folder that I got recently.  Too fun!


Supplies:
Distress Oxide - Kitsch Flamingo
Tim Holtz - 3D embossing folder - Numbered
Holographic foil paper
Unity Stamp Co - Say It Big dies
Unity Stamp Co - Gotta Love Sentiments - stamp
Distress Archival - Kitsch Flamingo
Ranger clear embossing pwd
pop dots

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a great day!

Cindy---

Wednesday, June 14, 2023

Come Fly Away

 Hello there!  I'm sharing the Father's Day card I made and sent to my Father-in-law this year.  I hope he likes it.  

Supplies:
Cricut cart -Art Deco - Letters @ 1", plane @2"
Core'dinations cardstock
Cricut - Skyward embossing folder
Tim Holtz - sanding tool, distressing tool
silver shimmer cardstock
red brad
Pretty Pink Posh - stitched border die

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a great Father's Day weekend!
Cindy---