Thursday, March 31, 2011

Delightful Challenge

This weeks challenge at Delightful Challnege is to use flowers. I used the new Spring Weave Digital Paper, LiLi the Skunk, Skunk Sentiments and Scalloped Backgrounds from Digital Delights by Louby Loo. Stickles was used to created the dots.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Eggstra Special

This is my second entry for Phindy's Place challenge. It is really cold, windy and rainy here in central CA and I need something bright and cheery. The ribbon was already ruffled is from my stash. The image is from Phindy's Place and the saying is from Digital Delights.

Delightful Challenge

This weeks challenge for Delightful Challenges is to use Pastels & Ribbons. I used Easter Egg Briley framed by the colored Scalloped Background set. The Easter saying is part of the Circle Sentiments. The scalloped circle is dotted with Stickles. The background paper is part of Easter Kids Digital Paper.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Queen for a Day

This card was created for my SIL's birthday. I figure she deserves to be a queen for a day. All papers and ribbons are Stampin Up.

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Bear Hugs

This weeks challenge on There She Goes is create a card using stamp to make the background. I stamped the honey pot in yellow on the cardstock. You can see it in person but couldn't get it to photograph. I used the colors purple, yellow and white for the Color Me Creative Birthday Color Challenge. I think I might try this again with a different set. I do like the color combination.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Thinking of You

Phindy's Challenge this week is Summer/Hot Colors. I figured this cute little boy flying his airplane is out side enjoying the sun. The sketch is from Stamp TV. The saying is from Digital Delights by Louby Loo. The DP is Stampin Up.

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Some Bunny Luvs You

This card is for There She Goes sketch challenge. I used Stampin Up DP. Sorry the photo is a little off but still learning my new camera. I used liqud enamel accents for the dots.

Friday, March 18, 2011

Birthday card

Hi All This card is one of the recent publication rejects. I used this super cute image from Phindy's Place. The flowers are from my stash.

Thursday, March 17, 2011


Ok, I am having so much fun with my RRR ribbon. I love that they included a sample in my order. This is for Phindy's challenge. I tried my hand at making a ribon rose. It didn't turn out too bad for my first one. The layout is for the Birthday Celebration on Color Creative Classroom.

Delightful Challenge

Welcome to Delightful Challenge. This week's challenge is to use green. I created a card using St. Patty's Bongo and St. Patrick Day sentiment from Digital Delights by Louby Loo. I want to wish everyone a Happy St. Patrick's Day. Daffodil Delight, Always Artichoke and Certainly Celery were sprayed with Heirloom Gold Pearl Mist to give it some sparkle. The ribbon was white that I sprayed with the Gold Pearl Mist. The ribbons are from Really Reasonable Ribbon.

Wendy has added this cute basket to the Digital Delights by Louby Loo. The basket uses Easter Kids Digital Paper. I punched a butterfly out of It's a Girl Digital Paper.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Cowboy Thinking of you

This card is for Phindy's Challenge this week is Thinking of You/ Get Well. I just love this Phindy image. I used some of the new Really Reasonable ribbon that I got. I got one of the mixture packets. I kept it simple to show case the image. The layout is from Tuesday Morning. This fits Really Reasonable Ribbons masculine challenge.

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Card and Ribbon Storage

This card started out following a sketch and went a different direction. I am trying to get one more card done before I send my Easter cards to OWH since the deadline is March 18. Eggstraspecial Bunny is paired with this weeks freebie from Digital Delights by Louby Loo. I have been bitten by the spring cleaning bug so that is where I have disappeared to. I will be back on Thursday with Delightful Challenge card.
Ok, I am sharing part of my ribbon mess. I am still trying to find the best way to store ribbon for me. Really Reasonable Ribbon has been having DT share how they store their ribbon. If you share how you store your ribbon you have a chance to win some yummy ribbon.

Thursday, March 10, 2011


The layout is from Sweet Stop. This cute image is from Phindy's Place. Paper Temptress Crepe papers make making a card easy with there wonderful texture. I used Deep Blue Crepe & Sky Blue Crepe. A touch of Sparkle Vermillion adds some sparkle. This fits Phindy's Place challenge.
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Delightful Challenge

Welcome to another Delightful Challenge. This week's challenge is to use Butterflies.
I used on this card the Scalloped Background colored set, Just Girls Digital Paper Pack, Little Dumpling Girl Colored, & Full of Gas Sentiment from Digital Delights by Louby Loo. The base is Bubble gum Pop Tones. The digital paper was printed on Sparkle Blanc. I love how when you print on this paper that the sparkle still shows through. I just wish I could photograph it to show you. The base was embossed with Damask folder. I set up the Scallop set in photoshop than added the image and sentiment.

Digi Day on Digital Delights SNR group. You get to use this super cute image of Bongo. The challenge is to add sparkle and shine. I have stickles and the Digital Dp was printed on Sparkle paper.

Monday, March 7, 2011

Operations Write Home Blog Hop WINERS

The Winners of the Blog Hop are
Michelle Single- for the Digital Delights Gift Certificate
Disp6194 won the There She Goes Stamp sets.

I will contact you to get your prizes to you . Congrats! Thanks to all that left the wonderful comments.

Sunday, March 6, 2011

Hot Flash

I created this for a friend who needs a lift. I just love this saying with this image called Mrs. Comfy on Vacation from Phindy's Place. The saying is from Create with TLC. The sand is distress stickles.

Operations Write Home Blog Hop

Welcome to OWH Blog Hop. If you just got here, the start is OWH Stars & Stripes blog. You should of come from Heather's blog.
My first card is an Easter card using Easter Egg Briley and Circle Sentiments from Digital Delights by Louby Loo. The DP is from Digital Delights too. The deadline for Easter cards is March 18th. The layout is from Tuesday Morning Sketches.
Recipe- Bubblegum Poptones, Sparkle Blanc, White Gloss, Limeade Poptones from Paper Temptress
Images- Easter Egg Briley, Circle Sentiments, Easter Kids Digital Paper, Scalloped Background colored set
Other- Stampin Up ribbon, Stampin Up Pearls, Stampin Up Scallop border punch

This super cute image called Hush A Bye by Phindy's Place. The Mother's Day deadline is March 31. The layout is from Try Stampin' on Tuesday.

Recipe- Amyethest Metallic, Basis Grey, Irridescent Morphing Mauve, White Gloss from Paper Temptress Image Hush A Bye by Phindy's Place Saying Teeny Tiny wishes by Stampin Up other ribbon and assorted punches, gems from stash

I have a gift certificate for Digital Delights by Louby Loo for blog candy. I also have a new stamp set called Art is the Window from There She Goes Stamps. Just leave a comment and a way to get hold of you. I will choose winners Monday morning. Your next stop is Caro at Scraps of Time.

Boho Blossom Cards

This card uses Crumb Cake, Peach Parfait, & Cajun Craze. This is for Color Roundup #74. The flowers are Cajun Craze. The bow is off but it just wouldn't behave for me. The base is embossed with dots folder.
This card is for Pals Paper Arts color challenge of using Soft Suede, Baja Breeze, & Crumb Cake. I used the Stamp Set Boho Blosoms. Seam Binding is my ribbon. The flowers were stamped and clear embossed. The saying is from Short & Sweet.

Friday, March 4, 2011

Frog Card

Happy Monday Challenge is to make a card lift someone's spirt. This card is for a friend that is going through a tough time. Damask embossing folder was used on the base. I used the image Just Sitting Here from DeeDee's Digis.

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Delightful Challenge

Welcome to another Delightful Challenge. This week's theme is Spring. It is also release week for Digital Delights by Louby Loo. I got used this super cute image and set called Dylan & Dylan accessories. I colored everything with inks and water brush. The card base was sponged with Shabby Shutter and Tumbled Glass Distress Inks.

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Challenge Cards

This card was done for the Ranger Yahoo group to use embossing powders. I used Super Fine Clear Embossing powder on the Stiches. The words are embossed with Antiquities Chinese Red. The stamps are from There She Goes Stamps.

This is my second entry for Phindy's Place Challenge. Monterey Linen Sand is the base. Safari brown mat the image and saying. Kahkai Crepe is wrapped with Cappuccino Twine from the Twinery.

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

A couple challenge cards

This first card is one my daughter made for the Hambo Hoedown challenge.
This second card is for Phindy's Place Challenge. I used scraps for the card. I have had this image lost on my desk for a while and decided it was time to get it to a card.


There She Goes Challenge this week is to stamp on something other than cardstock. At first, I was like ok I am going to skip this one than I saw some felt and thought why not try stamping on it. I use Eggplant craft Stampin Up ink. I like the mutted look. Sending Love is the stamp set.