Monday, July 23, 2018

Sandcastle

Hello Everyone,

I know this looks like Déjà vu but this beach theme is getting to my head. I think The Universe is trying to tell me something. So for today I am going to be playing along with The Color ThrowdownThe Library Challenge, Cards in Envy, and Inspired By card challenges. So, here is my card for today, enjoy!






 Challenges Entered:
The Color Throwdown: ctd502
The Library Challenge: Challenge 11- Hollywood Wives 
I went with color inspiration.
Inspired By Challenge: Beach Day
Cards in Envy: On the Beach

  


Well, that should do it for me!! Thank you so much for stopping by and do appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to spend time with me. I hope you all have a fantastic day and lots of good crafting vibes headed your way. 



House with a View

Hello Everyone,

Today I am going to be playing along with The Color Throwdown, The Library Challenge, Cards in Envy, and Inspired By card challenges. So, here is my card for today, enjoy!


This is amazingly a one layer card.
I used the masking technique to create this scene.
I used Prismacolor pencils to color and
blend the blues, tans, and gray that created this beach scene.
I wanted to depict a weatherworn house with most
 of its paint stripped off by the salt water and wind abrasion.
Challenges Entered:
The Color Throwdown: ctd502
The Library Challenge: Challenge 11- Hollywood Wives 
I went with color inspiration.
Inspired By Challenge: Beach Day
Cards in Envy: On the Beach






Well, that should do it for me!! Thank you so much for stopping by and do appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to spend time with me. I hope you all have a fantastic day and lots of good crafting vibes headed your way. 


Friday, July 20, 2018

Flower

Hello all,

For today I will be playing along with The Paper Players and Freshly Made Sketches. Here is my card for today, enjoy!





Challenges entered:

My computer is not very happy with me today. So I'm doing this for the first time on my mobile phone. I will get better pictures as soon as my computer and I make up. Thank you so much for dropping by look forward to hearing your comments take care to have a great day.
Okay, I am now on my computer and I must say we had quite the fight. I had to restart it three times and ran a ton of scans. Everything turned out all right so I guess I can surmise it was in a very bad mood.

With all that said I hope you all have a fantastic day and lots of good crafting vibes headed your way. 

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Merry Together

Hello PINspirational Friends,

I am so happy to have you here today. We have a new challenge at PINspirational! I wanted to stay with the Summer theme because I am not even close to thinking about Christmas! So I played with color instead. With that said, here is my card for today, enjoy!

Flip-flop image from Pattie's Creations is so playful and fun.
Also, coloring it was a blast!
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Challenge #220

Sponsor for this challenge

Prize-2 digis

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I stippled the kraft paper to look like sand.
It took a bit of time but I think it has paid off.
A play on words with our Christmas theme, kind of.

Well, thank you again for taking time out of your busy day to visit my corner of the internet. I do hope you will join us at (PIN)spirational and play along. Until then take care and we will see you soon!


Friday, June 29, 2018

Under the Sea

Hello Again,

Now I am going to throw my hat into the ring at Retro Rubber and Cupcake Inspirations Challenge Blogs. Here is my card for today, enjoy!





Cupcake Inspirations: Under the Sea
Retro Rubber Challenge Blog: Challenge #89- X' and O's
I chose Romantic Occasion, Watercoloring, Easel Card
My stamp is dated 1998 and it's from Peddler's Pack

   RRCB 89

Wine Time

Hello All,

For today I would like to play along with The Paper Players and Simon Monday Challenges. Here is my card for today, enjoy!

This was an easy and fast card to create. It features DP from Recollections Backyard summer series. The wine and its bottle are from a sticker set again from Recollections.  This card is all about relaxing and de-stressing. I gave this card to my coworker who had a less than desirable vacation.
I did add a few embellishments including three glitter enamel dots
and washi tape. I thought the glasses and bottle were floating in space so I added the washi tape to ground them.
I took the sentiment that came with the paper pad and trimmed it down to fit.
Then added a white border to coordinate with outer layers.
 Challenges Entered:
The Paper Players: Sketch Challenge- PP399
Simon Monday Challenge Blog: Food and/or Drink



Well, that should do it for me!! Thank you so much for stopping by and do appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to spend time with me. We will see you soon. Take care and happy stamping.




Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Warm Fuzzies

Hello All,

For today I am playing along with Creative with Stamps, My Time to Craft and Crafty Gals Corner challenges. I have wanted to use this stamp for a long time. So here we go; my card for today, enjoy!

The background stamp is from Peddler's Pack.
The image was colored using Polychromo colored pencils.
I have learned to love this product because they blend so beautifully. 

I used the spotlight technique for the heart and then traced around the outside of the die and manually cut out the vellum heart. I do have a nesting heart set but the next size up was way too big. The black banner completes the sentiment even though they are from two different sets.
The black border looks so sharp against the colored stuffed animals. It frames the background so nicely. I also like the banner continuing under the heart sentiment. It all came together so nicely. 
Challenges Entered:
Creative with Stamps: CWS- #27
Crafty Gals Corner: Challenge #168- ATG
My Time to Craft: Challenge #373- stamped background

Grab Our Badge! My Time To Craft! 

Well, that should do it for me!! Thank you so much for stopping by and do appreciate you taking time out of your busy day to spend time with me. We will see you soon. Take care and happy stamping.


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