Friday, April 19, 2024

GIU Day 5

 Hello there!  I'm a little sad --it's my last day of Growing in Unity.  All of these wonderful stamps can be found at Unity Stamp Co!!  At the end of the week, I'll be picking 1 random winner from comments on my blog posts and 1 random winner from comments on my Instagram posts.  Be sure to follow me here and on Instagram so you don't miss anything.

This has been so much fun!!!  Thanks very much, Unity Stamp Co for having me as your Growing in Unity Girl this week!!! 



A close up of the glitter goodness of the drink.

Supplies:

Unity Stamp Co - Hello Mojito
Unity Stamp Co - Tropical Palm -background stamp
Unity Stamp Co - Barn Wall - background stamp
Distress Oxide - Twisted Citron, Mowed Lawn, Broken China
Tim Holtz - Linked Circles stencil
VersaMark + Distress Embossing Glaze - Mowed Lawn
Stamping Platform
Distress Watercolor pencils
waterbrush
Glitterific - clear holographic acrylic paint
Tim Holtz - Alphanumerica Bold dies
Distress tool
Singer sewing machine + blue thread

Thanks for stopping by today.  Thanks for all your amazing comments!  Have a great weekend!  Stay tuned for the winner announcement!  Good luck!

I just wanted to add that if you enjoy making Christmas cards you'll want to keep scrolling down the page to get all the details of the Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers Linky Party that is starting today.  Unity Stamp Co is one of our amazing sponsors.  You have to check it out and play along with us :-)
Cindy

BYSHC Spring into Christmas Linky Party /Day1

Hello and welcome to the Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers Spring into Christmas Linky Party.  We have a great group of sponsors giving away wonderful prizes.  This linky party runs until April 26th.  So, link up a new holiday card(s) on the BYSHC blog to be entered to win.

Supplies:
Simon Says Stamp - Holiday Damask stencil
Distress Oxide & ink - Iced Spruce
Distress Oxide - festive berries
Ranger Texture paste opaque
Simon Says Stamp - Fancy Happy Holidays dies
red foil cardstock
pop dots

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come link up some new Christmas cards!
Cindy


Thursday, April 18, 2024

GIU Day 4

 Hello there!  This is day four of Growing in Unity week.  All of these wonderful stamps can be found at Unity Stamp Co!!  At the end of the week, I'll be picking 1 random winner from comments on my blog posts and 1 random winner from comments on my Instagram posts.  Be sure to follow me here and on Instagram so you don't miss anything.

I ink blended a background.  Then stamped on vellum, die cut it and then attached it by sewing in a few places.  


Supplies:
Unity Stamp Co - Scallop & Rectangle dies
                              Sail With No Limits
Distress Oxides - Kitsch Flamingo, Saltwater Taffy, Salvaged Patina
vellum
VersaMark + Black embossing pwd -sentiment
Stamping Platform
Singer Sewing Machine - white thread - Zig zag stitch

Thanks for stopping by today.  Thanks for all your amazing comments!  See you tomorrow!
Cindy

Wednesday, April 17, 2024

GIU Day 3

 Hello there!  This is day three of Growing in Unity.  All of these wonderful stamps can be found at Unity Stamp Co!!  At the end of the week, I'll be picking 1 random winner from comments on my blog posts and 1 random winner from comments on my Instagram posts.  Be sure to follow me here and on Instagram so you don't miss anything.


Close up of the shiny, glittery boots :-)

Supplies:
Unity Stamp Co - Joy & Brighter Days
                              I Want You to Know - (book print stamp -stamped in background)
                              Determined to Rise  - sentiment
Distress Ink - Squeezed Lemonade, Picked Raspberry
Archival ink - Kitsch Flamingo
Distress Watercolor Pencils
waterbrush
Ranger clear embossing ink + Picked Raspberry embossing glaze (sentiment)
Stamping Platform
Glitterific - Acrylic paint in clear Hologram (used to make boots shiny and glittery)
Distress Mica Spray stain - Harvest Moon -splatters

Thanks for stopping by today.  Thanks for all your amazing comments!  See you tomorrow!
Cindy

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

GUI Day 2

 Hello there!  This is day two of my Growing in Unity week.  All of these wonderful stamps can be found at Unity Stamp Co!!  At the end of the week, I'll be picking 1 random winner from comments on my blog posts and 1 random winner from comments on my Instagram posts.  Be sure to follow me here and on Instagram so you don't miss anything.

I discovered that I had never inked up this Angie Girl, so it was way past time :-)  

Supplies:

Unity Stamp Co - Harmony Girl
Distress Oxide - Salty Ocean
Distress Ink - Uncharted Mariner
Distress Watercolor Pencils
waterbrush
StazOn -snowflake pigment Ink -sentiment
Distress Mica Spray Stain - Frozen Fog - splatters/rain drops
Stamping Platform


Thanks for stopping by today.  Thanks for all your amazing comments!  See you tomorrow!
Cindy

Monday, April 15, 2024

Growing in Unity (GIU) 2024 /Day 1

 Hello there!  This is day one of Growing in Unity.  All of these wonderful stamps can be found at Unity Stamp Co!!  At the end of the week, I'll be picking 1 random winner from comments on my blog posts and 1 random winner from comments on my Instagram posts.  Be sure to follow me here and on Instagram so you don't miss anything.

Supplies:
Unity Stamp Co - Heart confetti Stencil
Unity Stamp Co - Promise Always - stamp kit
Unity Stamp Co - I did. I Do. I Will - stamps & dies -sentiment
Distress Oxide - Kitsch Flamingo, Festive Berries
Distress Watercolor Pencils
waterbrush
Stamping Platform
Archival ink Black Soot +black embossing pwd

Thanks for stopping by today.  Thanks for all your amazing comments!  See you tomorrow!
Cindy

Sunday, April 14, 2024

Congratulations!

 Hello there!  My niece got married recently and this is the card that I sent them.  I hope she likes it.   I dusted off my Cricut for this one.  It was fun to make this vintage looking wedding card!

Supplies:
Cricut cart - Divine Wedding - bells @5"
Unity Stamp Co - Gotta Love Sentiments 
Carta Bella - banner die
My Mind's Eye - Lost & Found - Market St (6x6) patterned papers
Stickles - Frosted Lace
glitter enamel dots
star sequins
pop dots

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

Friday, April 12, 2024

BYSHC April- Sketch #44 /Card 2

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my second card for Sketch #44.  This sketch runs the entire month of April.  You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #44:

In the spirit of using my stash, I've used seed beads, Mica flakes and Mica spray :-)  I love how this cute shaker card turned out!!! 



Supplies:
Distress Oxide - Kitsch Flamingo, Twisted Citron, Broken China
Archival ink - Mermaid Lagoon
Tim Holtz - Tiny Text Christmas
Tim Holtz - Bottlebrush Trees stamps
Ranger ink embossing ink + Ranger embossing glaze - Kitsch Flamingo, Twisted Citron, Broken China
Embossing gun
Stamping Platform
Distress Mica Spray Stain - Cocktail Party - splatters
plastic packaging
Tear tape
Distress Mica Flakes
pink, blue, green seed beads
Unity Stamp Co - Greetings of the Season dies

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

Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Wish!

 Hello there!  I have a cute card to share with you today.  My great nephew is turning two soon so I had to create a cute card for him.  I'm also part of a hop that is over on Instagram.  So, if you want to see more cards made with some great sketches be sure to check it out. 




Supplies:
Sweet Sun Sketch challenge - Sketch #269
My Mind's Eye - Lost & Found - Portobello Rd (6x6)
Tim Holtz - Celebrate, Colorize dies
Scrap Diva Designs - Pennant die
Tim Holtz - Stitched rectangle dies
Distress Oxide - Vintage Photo

Thanks for stopping by today!  Have a good one!

Cindy---

Monday, April 1, 2024

BYSHC April Sketch#44 /Card 1

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my first card for Sketch #44.  This sketch runs the entire month of April.  You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #44:



Supplies:
Echo Park - Christmas Magic patterned papers (6x6)
Distress Watercolor Pencils
waterbrush
Tim Holtz - Holiday Sketchbook stamps
Stamping Platform
Impression Obsession - Sentiment die
Diamond Stickles

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers!

Cindy---

Sunday, March 31, 2024

Hippity HOP

Happy Easter!  I have a mixed media Easter card to share with you.  The look I was going for on the background is a Robin's egg that cracked.  And I also tried the bunnies that Tim demonstrated in a live video recently.  I used Gathered Twings Distress Oxide to stamp the bunnies and then used Walnut Stain embossing powder to give them the look of chocolate bunnies.  I also used the newest and last color of the Distress line, Scorched Timber.  



Supplies:

Tim Holtz - Mr. Rabbit stamps
Tim Holtz - Spring Shadows stamps
Distress Oxide & Distress Ink - Speckled Egg
Distress Oxide - Scorched Timber, Gathered Twigs
Distress Embossing Powder - Walnut Stain
Archival - Black Soot
Tim Holtz - Alphanumeric Bold - dies
Tim Holtz - Bunny Stitch - heart
Stamping Platform
Ranger Texture paste opaque
Tim Holtz - mini fractured stencil set 56

Thanks for stopping by today!  Have a Blessed Easter!
Cindy

Saturday, March 30, 2024

Foil eggs

 Hello there!  I was going for a foil egg look on this one.  The picture isn't that great.  I've already mailed it off so it is what it is, I guess.  LOL!  Hopefully, you can see what I was going for on this.  The mat layer is actually a light blue foil cardstock.  The middle biggest egg is light blue, too.  The egg to the left is light pink and the egg on the right is light green.  And those colors tie in with the banner in the corner.  UGH!  



Supplies:
Tim Holtz - Bunny Games
Distress Oxide -Tumbled Glass
Tim Holtz - Gingham stencil
pink, green, blue foil cardstock

Thanks for stopping by today!  Have a wonderful Easter holiday!!
Cindy


Easter bunny

 Hello!  Another fun, Easter card to share with you.  Similar to the last one but different, too!


Supplies:
Tim Holtz - Spring Shadows - sentiment stamps
Distress Oxide - Kitsch Flamingo
stamping Platform
Simon Says Stamp - Fancy Happy Easter die
Tim Holtz - Carrot Bunny 
pink, plastic Easter grass
black bling -eyes
Tim Holtz - 3D embossing folder -Intertwine
Singer Sewing machine, zig zag stitch, pink thread
double sided tear tape
pink, green shimmer cardstocks

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

Friday, March 29, 2024

Blue bunny

 Hello!  Another fun Easter card to share today!


Supplies:
Tim Holtz - Spring Shadows - sentiment stamps
Distress Oxide - Tumbled Glass
Tim Holtz - Bunny Games - banner
Tim Holtz - Carrot Bunny 
pink, plastic Easter grass
black bling -eyes
Tim Holtz - 3D embossing folder -Intertwine
Singer Sewing machine, zig zag stitch, pink thread
double sided tear tape
pink, blue shimmer cardstocks

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

HOP

 Hello!  It's almost Easter so I thought I would share some of the cards I've been making for the special people in my life.  This was fun to make.  I mixed and matched all kinds of elements from Tim Holtz dies and stamps.

Supplies:
Tim Holtz - Spring Shadows -sentiment stamps
Distress Oxide - Mowed Lawn
Stamping Platform
Tim Holtz - Carrot Bunny 
Tim Holtz - Bunny Games -banner
Tim Holtz - Alphanumeric Shadow Upper -HOP
green shimmer cardstock, white glitter cardstock (bunny)
black bling -eyes

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

Friday, March 22, 2024

BYSHC - March Sketch#43 /Card 2

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my second card for Sketch #43.  This sketch runs the entire month of March.   You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #43:





Supplies:
Carta Bella - Home for Christmas patterned paper (6x6)
The Paper Studio - Christmas Tree embossing folder
Distress ink/oxide - picket fence
Tim Holtz - Stitched Rectangle die
Tim Holtz - Stitched Oval Die
Tim Holtz - Bottlebrush Trees - stamp set
Ranger Sticky embossing pwd + Ranger Distress Glitter in Black Soot
Carta Bella - Merry die
Stamping Platform
Embossing gun


Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us and replenish your Christmas card stash!
Cindy 

Sunday, March 17, 2024

lucky

 Hello there!  Happy St. Patrick's Day!!  I have a fun mixed media card for St. Patrick's Day.  I don't really craft much for this holiday, but I had an idea and just went with it.  I don't create much with greens unless it's for Christmas, so this was a fun change.  I used the last new color of Distress, Scorched Timber for the first time on this card.  I used the Oxide and the embossing glaze.  


Supplies:
Distress Oxide Twisted Citron, Rustic Wilderness, Lucky Clover
Tim Holtz - Alphanumeric Stretch Lower -dies
Tim Holtz - Lucky Love -shamrock impresslit
Tim Holtz - Tiny Text stamps - sentiment
Archival  inks - Rustic Wilderness, Peeled Paint
Tim Holtz = Faded Type - background stamping
Tim Holtz - Ledger Script - background stamping
Distress Oxide - Scorched Timer +Distress embossing glaze - Scorched Timber
Tim Holtz - Lumberjack stamp 
Stamping Platform
Tim Holtz - Alphanumerica Bold, 7, U & #
Distress embossing glaze - Twisted Citron

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

Sunday, March 10, 2024

Unity Stamp Co - Kraft Challenge

 Hello there!  I was inspired to play along with the Unity Stamp Co. Kraft Challenge.  I haven't really made any cards lately with Kraft cardstock so I thought why not?!  

Supplies:
Unity Stamp co - Divine Dwellings, You Matter (splat stamp), I did. I Do, I Will (sentiment)
Unity Stamp Co - Postage die
Distress Oxide - Peacock Feathers/ Vintage Photo
Kraft cardstock
VersaMark + white embossing pwd
stamping platform
Distress Mica Spray Stain - Wonderland - splatters

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a good one!
Cindy---


Friday, March 8, 2024

BYSHC -March Sketch #43 /Card 1

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my first card for Sketch #43.  This sketch runs the entire month of March.  You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #43:

This year I'm challenging myself to use my stash!  In that spirit, I've used an action wobbler for the first time on this card.  So much fun and so easy to do.  Literally peel and stick.  What was I waiting for anyway?!  LOL

 




Supplies:
Carta Bella - Santa's Workshop patterned papers (6x6)
Cricut- Plantin Schoolbook cart - star @ 4" and 4 1/4"
Tim Holtz - Santa Greetings, Colorize dies
red glitter, foil, and shimmer cardstocks
black shimmer and glitter cardstocks
silver foil cardstock
black bling - eyes
action wobbler - yes, Santa wobbles -LOL!  


Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us and replenish your Christmas card stash!
Cindy 

Friday, March 1, 2024

CBC - March

Hello!  It's also the start of a new challenge over on the Christmas Bingo Challenge blog.  We're changing it up slightly this year.  You can now enter any card theme (not just Christmas) as long as you play along with the BINGO card.  One column going up/down.  You only have to use 3 of the elements.  

I used column 'B' enamel dots, shaker, and frame.



Supplies:
Echo Park Paper - musical patterned paper
Tim Holtz - Vault Series - Christmas 2021 dies
Impression Obsession - Noel die
Unity stamp co - Postage frame die & scallop rectangle die
plastic packaging
Ranger Mica flakes, red chunky glitter
red foil cardstock, red glitter cardstock
tear tape
off white glitter enamel dots


Thank for stopping by today.  Come play along with our Bingo challenge!
Cindy

MLC - March -Anything Goes Christmas

Hello!  It's the start of a new challenge over on the Merry Little Christmas blog.  Our theme is always Anything Goes Christmas.  



Supplies:
Tim Holtz - Stencil mini #32-trees
Distress Oxides - Worn Lipstick, Hickory Smoke, Black Soot
Tim Holtz /SSS - Stamptember - 2023 - snowflakes 
Tim Holtz - Cozy Winter dies
Pretty Pink Posh - Scallop border die
pink glitter cardstock
Tim Holtz - Merry Moose dies (tree)
Sizzix - sentiment die
pop dots

Thank you for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at Merry Little Christmas!
Cindy

Friday, February 16, 2024

BYSHC -February Sketch #42 /Card 2

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my second card for Sketch #42.  This sketch runs the entire month of February.   You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #42:

This sketch challenge is sponsored by Not 2 Shabby! 





Supplies:
Not2 Shabby - Patterned papers
Tim Holtz - Stacked Tiles, Circles die
Tim Holtz - Stitched Circle die
Tim Holtz - Paper Snowflakes, mini dies
Carta Bella - Christmas banner die
Tim Holtz - Holiday Sketchbook stamps - sentiment
Diamond Stickles


Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us and replenish your Christmas card stash!
Cindy 

Wednesday, February 14, 2024

14

 Hello again.  It turns out I had one last idea for another Valentine's Mixed Media card.  This was a fun one to make.  I stitched the '14' on using twine.  

Supplies:
Distress Oxide - Aged Mahagony, tumbled glass
Distress Ink - Lumberjack Plaid
Archival - Fired Brick, Mermaid Lagoon, Hickory Smoke
Ranger clear embossing ink + Broken China embossing glaze
Tim Holtz - Valentine stencil
Tim Holtz - Crazy Things stamp set - hearts in the background
Unity Stamp Co - SMAK June '17 - main heart and background text
Unity Stamp Co - SMAK May '17 - heart border stamp
Tim Holtz - Alphanumeric Stretch #'s
red twine

Thanks for stopping by today!  Happy Valentine's Day!
Cindy

LOVE

 Hello there!  Happy Valentine's Day!  I have one final Valentine's day card to share.  It's a mixed media card and I had a blast making it.

Supplies:
Distress Ink - Lumberjack Plaid
Distress Oxide Mermaid Lagoon
Tim Holtz - Alphanumeric Stretch Upper dies
Tim Holtz clear stamps- City Central, Purely Random, 
Ranger clear embossing ink +black embossing pwd + white embossing pwd
Archival - Hickory Smoke, Fired Brick, Mermaid Lagoon
Tim Holtz - Crazy Things - heart stamps in background
Distress tool
Singer Sewing machine + Straight stitch and blue thread
Tim Holtz - Note Quotes stamp set - (you)

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a great Valentine's Day!
Cindy

Monday, February 12, 2024

Love Notes

 Hello there!  I'm sharing another fun Valentine card today.  I'm using the Gradient Heart dies from Waffle Flower again on this card.  This was so fun to mix and match and make lots of cards.


Supplies:
WAffle Flower - Gradient Heart dies
Scrapbook.com - I love You die set
red foil cardstock
silver glitter cardstock

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

Sunday, February 11, 2024

Love

 Hello there!  I'm sharing another Valentine card today.  I'm using a really cool heart die set from Waffle Flower.  I won this recently from a giveaway they did on their Instagram.  So much fun!


Supplies:
Waffle Flower - Gradient Heart dies
Simon Says Stamp - Love die
Red foil cardstock
Silver glitter cardstock
Holographic cardstock

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a beautiful day!

Cindy

Saturday, February 10, 2024

I Love You!

 Hello there!  It's almost Valentine's day so I thought I would begin sharing some of the cards I've made this year.  This one goes out to my parents :-)



Supplies:
Distress Oxide - Festive Berries, Kitsch Flamingo
Pink Fresh - Slimline heart Builder Layering Stencils
Ranger - Stickles Glitter Gel - Mars (tiny hearts)
Scrapbook.com - I love You die set
Unity Stamp Co - Postage die

Thanks for stopping by today.  Have a good one!

Cindy

Friday, February 9, 2024

Home

 Hello there!  My brother bought a new house!  Yay!!  So, I made this card for him :-)

Supplies:
Coco & Reno - Welcome Home dies
Unity Stamp Co - Postage die
Distress Oxide - Stormy Sky
Tim Holtz - Halftone stencil
Tim Holtz - Tiny Type -Uppercase dies
red glitter cardstock
pop dot

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

Thursday, February 1, 2024

BYSHC - February Sketch #42 /Card 1

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my first card for Sketch #42.  This sketch runs the entire month of February.   You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #42:




Supplies:
Distress Inks - twisted Citron, Rustic Wilderness, Lumberjack Plaid
Impression Obsession - Layered Holly layering stencil
Tim Holtz - Bow tied, Colorize die
Carta Bella - Jingle Bells word die set
Singer Sewing machine - red thread/straight stitch
Tim Holtz - Jingle bells
green glitter twine
red shimmer cardstock, red glitter cardstock

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us and replenish your Christmas card stash!
Cindy 

Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Ahoy There! Happy Birthday!

 Hello there!  I've made a fun, sailing-themed, shaker birthday card.  This is for my brother who is retired from the Navy.  I hope he likes it.





Supplies:
Echo Park - Ahoy There!  patterned papers
Simon Says Stamp - Happy Birthday die
sequins & beads
plastic packaging
tear tape

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

Friday, January 26, 2024

Love!

 Hello there!  One of my niece's got married recently and this is the card I sent them.  I pulled out some old patterned papers for this one.  

Supplies:
The Paper Studio - Just Married -patterned papers
foil cardstock
Tim Holtz - Stacked Tiles, heart die
Simon Says Stamp - Fancy Love die
Tim Holtz - Alphanumeric, Bold dies

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

Sunday, January 21, 2024

Warm Wishes

 Hello!  I hope you're staying warm this Winter.  We've had some freezing temps lately --along with a lot of the US.  I was in an Intagram hop recently and just realized I forgot to post the card to my blog.  So here it is :-)


Supplies:
Distress Oxide - Broken China, Uncharted Mariner
Unity Stamp Co - Warm Wishes for Your Home
Distress Watercolor pencils
waterbrush
Stamptember 2021 - Tim Holtz collab - clouds
Pretty Pink Posh - Scalloped border die

Thanks for stopping by today!  Stay warm friends!
Cindy---

Friday, January 19, 2024

BYSHC - January Sketch#41 /Card 2

 Hello there!  I'm sharing my second card for Sketch #41.  This sketch runs the entire month of January.   You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #41:

Supplies:
Tim Holtz - Stitched Oval die
Tim Holtz - Christmas Cartoons stamps
Impression Obsession - Deckled Frame die
Tim Holtz - Paper Snowflakes, Mini dies
watercolor pencils
waterbrush
Diamond Stickles

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at BYSHC and get that stash of cards back.
Cindy

Monday, January 1, 2024

BYSHC - January Sketch#41 /Card1

Hello there!  I'm sharing my first card for Sketch #41.  This sketch runs the entire month of January.   You can see full details and how to enter this challenge on the blog Build Your Stash Holiday Cardmakers.  Sketch #41:

I flipped the sketch for this one :-)

Supplies:
Tim Holtz - Stamptember 2023 stamps
Ranger watercolor pencils
waterbrush
Tim Holtz - Flurry#2 die
Tim Holtz - Stitched circle die
Tim Holtz - Christmas Cartoons stamps
Tim Holtz - Rectangle die
Distress Oxide - Uncharted Mariner (stamping)
patterned paper - scraps from my stash

Thanks for stopping by today.  Come play along with us and replenish your Christmas card stash!
Cindy 


CBC - January

 Happy New Year!  It's also the start of a new challenge over on the Christmas Bingo Challenge blog.  We're changing it up slightly this year.  You can now enter any card theme (not just Christmas) as long as you play along with the BINGO card.  One column going up/down.  You only have to use 3 of the elements.  

I used column 'O' -layers, rectangles, stitching



Supplies:
Tim Holtz - Retro Santa dies
Tim Holtz - Layered Plaid dies
Tim Holtz - Festive Words dies
red, pink shimmer cardstock
gold foil cardstock
Singer Sewing machine - Zig Zag stitch

Thank for stopping by today.  Come play along with our Bingo challenge!
Cindy


MLC - January -Anything Goes

 Happy New Year!  It's the start of a new challenge over on the Merry Little Christmas blog.  Our theme is always Anything Goes Christmas.  

Supplies:
Distress Ink - Uncharted Mariner
Tim Holtz - Big Tidings dies
silver glitter cardstock
clear embossing ink + white embossing pwd
Tim Holtz - Darling Christmas stamps (light strings)

Thank you for stopping by today.  Come play along with us at Merry Little Christmas!
Cindy


HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!

 Happy New Year, everyone!!!  I wish you joy, good health and peace in the new year!!  And lots of crafty good times, too of course! :-)  

I was playing with some new goodies and came up with this card.  


Supplies:
Unity Stamp Co - Advent Calendar -day#24 -clinking glasses stamp
Unity Stamp Co - Magic of Christmas - New Year sentiment stamp
Carta Bella - White Christmas -banner die set
Tim Holtz - 3D embossing folder - Sparkle
Tim Holtz - Alphanumeric -Thin 3/8" tall (2024)
Tim Holtz - Alphanumeric - Bold Dies (Happy)
Tim Holtz - Stacked Tiles - Circles dies
blue shimmer cardstock
silver foil cardstock
Diamond Stickles

Thanks for stopping by today.  Wishing you all the best in the new year!!

Cindy