Thursday, June 30, 2011

Summer Card Camp 4

Today's card is sketch based and this one was sooooo much fun. It is all about Asymmetrical (Informal Balance with the color combo that we have been using all week.

I used the following materials:

All cardstocks are from Paper Temptress
Sky Blue Glossy, Orange Sparkle and Punch Mica/Metallic
Thickers - Jewelry Box
Inkssentials Opaque Pen in White
Buttons and embroidery thread from my stash.

I cannot wait to see what next week's classes bring.

Summer Card Camp 3

Day 3 and I am totally getting into the swing of things, well I actually colored the flowers and created the cards in one day because I had to wait for the papers to come in hehe.

I used the following materials:
All cardstocks and ribbon are from Paper Temptress
Heartfelt Creations Posy Patch Flowers
Gems are from Michael's
Cuttlebug Embossing Folder - Thank You, Set #2

Summer Card Camp 1

I want to thank my fairy godmother for signing me up for this wonderful Summer Card Camp. It is going to be a four week class and each week we will have different color combos. Here are the colors for the first week and they are not usually colors I would have combined, but when I did, they look so beautiful together.

I used the following materials:
All cardstock and text weight are from Paper Temptress
Marvy Uchida Markers in Lavender and Violet and butterfly punch
Stampin Up Stamps, Green House Garden
Gems are from Michael's
Copics: RV25/Y17/B12
Martha Stewart punch, Optic Dot.

Summer Card Camp 2

Day 2 for Summer Card Camp and I am getting used to these colors :) I cannot even begin to tell you how much fun I am having here.

I used the following materials:

All cardstock and vellum are Paper Temptress
Sky Blue Stripes Vellum, Punch Mica/Metallic and Sparkle Blanc
Cpoics: RV25/Y17
Spellbinders Label 4
Pearls are from Michael's colored with Copic marker Y17
Heartfelt Creations Innoscents Flowers stamp.

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Queen for a Day

Oh I hope you will join us for another FABULOUS challenge over at the Color Me Creative Classroom, we are doing Folds, Pleats and or Ruffles. You must stop by and look at what my other DT gals have created, they are all wonderful. The prize for this challenge is being sponsored by Tiddly Inks ($20 gift certificate) and the monthly prize is by Oozak ($50 gift certificate).

I used the following materials:

Copics: E11/E00/E000/R20/E27/E25/E31/YR24/YR23/YR21/YR20/RV13/YR0000/C7/C5/C3/RV10
X-Press It paper - Oozak
Flowers - WOC
DP is by K and Company
Vellum is from my stash
Ribbon is from Michael's colored with Copic marker YR20

I am entering my card into the following challenges:
Don't forget to visit Suzanne's on the road site to see which city/town she will be in next. You never know where she will be.

Suzanne also has another group that will be starting sometime in July. It will be in her Color Me Creative site, it really sounds exciting. So stop by and check it out. Remember you do not need to take her classes to join the site and to join in on all the fun.

Monday, June 27, 2011

Gilli Jeans

I am just thrilled and excited to be the Guest Designer for House of Gilli and just how adorable and sweet is this image.

Image is Jeans Gilli
Copics: RV10/RV00/RV0000/B97/B93/B91/E35/E33/E31/E11/E00/E0000/E25/E50
Neenah Paper
Ribbon - Paper Temptress
Flower - Prima (colored with copic marker RV0
Swirls of Pearls - 7 Kids College Fund
Misc. Papers from my stash and vellum
Zutter Distrezz-it-All

I am entering my card into the following challenges:
Please stop by House of Gilli to see the wonderful challenges that they offer, you do not need to use a Gilli stamp and to see all the wonderful and beautiful creations by their amazing DT.

I apologize that I am posting this a day late, I had a fun filled weekend of Birthday parties for my two beautiful babies. I know you would understand and hope that it was worth being late.

Friday, June 24, 2011

Time 4 T's Birthday Blog Hop

Welcome to the Time 4T Birthday Blog Hop. This blog hop runs from June 24th through June 25th. If you are coming from Martha, you’re on the right track. If you just joined us, you can go back to the beginning HERE and hop along with us.We’ve had so much fun creating this hop, and we have a wonderful line up with some oh-so-talented creators. You will see some lovely projects having to do with a birthday theme and have a chance to win some blog candy along the way.Be sure to come back both days because all blogs in this hop will post a new project each day. 

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Glitterbabe's Tuesday

This has to be one of favorite images from Stef, it is her Bitteroot flower, which you can purchase at Stitchy Bear, but make sure to stop by her store, Glitterbabe's Digis also, she is offering a $10.00 coupon to her store on her blog, Glitterbabe's Greetings. The coupon is good until June 30th, so please take advantage of it, she really has some cuties and some beauties.

I used the following materials:

Copics: R21 with the colorless blender/YG03/E37/E34/E33
Cryogen White cardstock and ribbon - Paper Temptress
DP is from K and Company
Mat is by Nicole Crafts
Spellbinders Lacey Squares
Gems are from Michael's

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Summertime Fun

Have I got something different for you today. I am not creating a card, I know, how shocked are you lol. Please join us at the Through The Craftroom Door Challenges, this round of challenges is a summer photo inspiration and I have a photo to inspire you. The prize is from Glitterbabe's Digis and Stef will be giving the winner a $10.00 gift certificate to her store. You do not need to subscribe to the magazine to join in on the challenges but you will need to join the group. Hope to see you there.

I used the following materials:

Sakura Gelly Pen in Clear Star
Glitterbabe's Image - Surf's Up
Skinny Columns Cardstock in Sunshine Yellow - Paper Temptress (tote bag)
Treasures 80# cardstock in Pool - Paper Temptress (towel)
Pop Tones 65# cardstock in Wild Cherry - Paper Temptress (sunglasses)
Nennah Supersmooth in Black - Paper Temptress (sunglasses)
White Diamond, text - Paper Temptress (hat)
Mica/Metallic in Amethyst and Fairway - Paper Temptress (pail and shovel)
Glossy Accents over the glasses

I am entering my project into the following challenges:
If you are not a subscriber to Through the Craftroom Door and would like to subscribe, please visit here and if you would like to see a free copy of the magazine please visit here.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Glitterbabe's Tuesdays

Ooooo have I got some exciting news for you about Glitterbabe's. Stef has opened up a brand new store, Glitterbabe's Digis and it has instant download, she is also giving away a $10.00 coupon to her store, please visit her blog, Glitterbabe's Greetings for the coupon. To kick off the grand opening of her store I have this beautiful image called Angel Cat for you, she is just too precious.

I used the following materials:

Copics: C3/C1/C00
Sakura Gelly Pen in Clear Star
Angel Cat - Glitterbabe's Digis
X-Press It Paper - Oozak
Ribbon - Paper Temptress
Spellbinders Nestabilities - Classic Ovals and Classic Scalloped Ovals
Flower and papers are from my stash.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:

Sunday, June 12, 2011

Brunette's Have More Fun

I so love these beautiful images from Crafts and Me and this beauty's name is Aliah. Please stop by the Color Me Creative Classroom for this wonderful challenge. This challenge is an inspiration photo and it's all about Brunettes. The winner of this challenge will win a $20.00 gift certificate to 7 Kids College Fund and your choice of 3 Copic Markers or refills. We also have a monthly prize from Oozak, Rusty will be giving one winner a $50.00 gift certificate. You will need to join in the site in order to join in on the challenges, so please stop by and see what my other DT sistahs have created, they are really inspiring.

I am entering my card into the following challenges:
I used the following materials:

Cryogen White card stock is from Paper Temptress
DP is from DCWV, Maripsoa Stack
Mat is from Paper Trey Ink, Dark Chocolate
Flowers are from WOC.

Suzanne also has her Copic classes on the road, for more info please visit here. If you are thinking about going, please do, I took her classes last month in Michigan and she is so talented and so sweet, you will really love them.

Pretty in Pastels

I just love this little cutie from Karber Digital images, her name is Mindy. I am entering her into the Karber Challenge - Challenge #34, Anything Goes Using a Karber Digi or Rubber Stamp. I also want you to check out here if you have purchased a Karber image or Rubber Stamp, trust me you will love it :)

I used the following materials:

Copics: E11/E00/E000/R20/E35/E31/YR20/R01/R00/R0000/G00/G000G0000/BG32/BG11/BG10
Cryogen White card stock - Paper Temptress
Cherry Blossoms - WOC, two were colored with Copic marker BG10
Background DP - K and Company
DP - DCWV, The Linen Stack
Mats are from Bazzill
Ribbon is from American Crafts.

Friday, June 10, 2011

Birthday Kisses

My card today is to help celebrate my children's birthday that will be coming up in 15 days, YAY.

I used the following materials:

Copics: E11/E00/E000/R20/E35/E31/YR20/V12/V00/V000/G02/G00/G0000/Y11
Elizabeth Bell, Blowing Kisses - SCACD
Sentiment is from Just Rite Stamps
X-Press It paper - Oozak
Glimmer Text Weight in Alpine Aster - Paper Temptress
Pop Tones in Spearmint - Paper Temptress
Garbo Ribbon in Spring Orchid - Paper Temptress
Cuttlebug Embossing folder - Happy Birthday
Marvy Uchida Marker in Peppermint
Roses are from Michael's
Flower is by Prima.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:

Monday, June 6, 2011

A gift for You

I wanted to keep my card pretty simple with this beautiful image.

Through the Craftroom Door is sponsoring Guylou's Inimitability challenge this week and I hope you all will join in. She has some really wonderful images that you can purchase at her store here.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:
I used the following materials:

Copics: E11/E00/E000/R24/R22/R21/R20/R00/R0000/E18/E15/YR21
Image is Louise and Gift - Guylou's Inimitability
X-Press It paper - Oozak
DP is Prima,Sparkling Spring - SCACD
Hellebore flower - WOC, colored with Copics (R00/R0000)
Spellbinders Nestabilities - Beaded Oval
Ribbon was part of a prize.

Friday, June 3, 2011

Bonita in Orange

When I first started creating cards, I always bought stamps, then I eventually switched to digis. Then after two computer crashes and learning the hard way to back up my computer, I went back to purchasing stamps and I have to say there are some really great ones out there. When I saw this little beauty I knew I had to have her. She is a Victoria Case stamp called Scarlett Bonita and you can purchase her at SCACD.

I am entering her into the following challenges:
I used the following materials:

Copics: E11/E00/E000/R20/E25/E31/E50/YR68/YR63/YR61, atyou Spica pen in gold
Sakura Gelly pin in white
Scarlett Bonita - SCACD
X-Press It paper - Oozak
Ribbon - Paper Temptress
Papers are from my stash
Star gems are from Michael's.

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

China Doll

I hope you are ready for another awesome challenge at Through the Craftroom Door. This time around we have "Paper Piecing" and you must have some part of your image paper pieced. I tell ya, the DT gals really did a wonderful job on their projects. Please stop by the site to join in on the challenges, if you are not a member, please  join, you DO NOT need to subscribe to the magazine to join in and to play the challenges. If you would like to subscribe, please visit here and you can visit here to see a copy of the magazine.

For my card I used the following materials:

Copics: YR24/YR23/Y15/Y11/Y00/R24/C7/C5/C3
Ranger Embossing Powder - Enchanted Gold
Cryogen White card stock - Paper Temptress
Elizabeth Bell image, Cherry Blossoms - SCACD
Cherry Blossoms - WOC
Ribbon - Reasonable Ribbon
Background paper is Origami paper from Michael's
Vellum is from my stash.

I am entering my card in the following challenges: