Tuesday, March 30, 2010
Monday, March 29, 2010
Sunday, March 28, 2010
I kept the basic layout but changed the stamps, colours and embossing folder. I distressed all the edges heavily and added some Faux Stitching around the edge.
I used new stamps for March from CLEAR DOLLAR STAMPS called Snail Mail.
Stamps: Clear Dollar Stamps~Snail Mail
Paper: Kraft, Textured Soft Suede & Bermuda Bay, Dusty Durango, Whisper White
Markers: In Colour Markers~Soft Suede, DustyDurango, Crushed Curry, Bermuda Bay
Ink: Black Staz-on
Accessories: Houndstooth Embossing Folder, Corduroy Brad, Soft Suede Ribbon, Paper Piercer, Sponge Daubers
Thanks for looking. Have a great nite!
Friday, March 26, 2010
The 3 positions filled to be Sneak Preview artists alongside our Senior DT are...
The 2 positions filled to be Monthly Challenge Artists alongside our Senior DT are...
Congratulations Ladies....I look forward to seeing some more of your fabulous work!
The purple one is my favourite...so it is for Kierstyn.
This one is for my son.
Today is another Challenge over at CLEARLYiSTAMP. Today's Clearly Inspired Challenge is a Sketch challenge. Why don't you play along....if you have Clear Dollar Stamps use them IF not...play along anyway! There are always prizes to be won.
I used this months new stamp set from CLEAR DOLLAR STAMPS called Circle Chit Chat....I created three little bunnies with it. So Sweet! This is such a versatile set.
Stamps: Clear Dollar Stamps~Circle Chit Chat
Paper: Blush Blossom, Real Red,Pretty in Pink, Sending Love DSP
Ink: Pretty In Pink, Real Red, Blush Blossom
Accessories: Scallop & Circle Punches, Large Oval & Scalloped Oval Punches, Paper Piercer, Sponge Daubers, Dimensionals, Rhinestone Flowers
Thanks for looking today.....hope you get a chance to play along!
Monday, March 22, 2010
I love Broadway Shows....but have never been to one on Broadway yet. I have however seen a few here in Toronto Canada. I loved The Phantom Of The Opera...I even went and saw it twice after I read the book. I think it is such a romantic story despite it being sad!
So my CAS card this week is in honour of the Broadway Stage....I hope to one day get there to see a live production.
Paper: Basic Black, Whisper White
Accessories: Basic Grey Rub-on's, Dimensionals
Thanks for looking!
Sunday, March 21, 2010
I chose to case THIS card of Cathy's. I kept the layout the same, but changed the colors, stamps and added a trademark Mutnik Border.
This sweet stamp is new for March from CLEAR DOLLAR STAMPS. It is called Shoe Fly.
I thought it was the perfect stamp to use for Cathy's C is For Curts Cousin card.....because Candy the Cow is sick of the barnyard Flies....Shoe Fly Shoe...
I hope this card was Mutnik Worthy.....Thanks for taking a peek today!
Stamps: Clear Dollar Stamps ~ Shoe Fly
Paper: Basic Black, Basic Grey, Red, Whisper White
Ink: Basic Grey, Bashful Blue, Green Galore
Marker: Copic Markers
Accessories: Photo Corner Punch, Word Window Punch, Corduroy Brads, Copic Markers
Have a great nite.
Thursday, March 18, 2010
Tuesday, March 16, 2010
I love this sentiment from the Sassy & Fabulous stamp set from CLEAR DOLLAR STAMPS. It is too cute!
I made this card for today's Colour Challenge over at SPLITCOASTSTAMPERS. We were to use Old Olive, Orchid Opulance and Rich Razzleberry and one neutral. I love this colour combo...as it is all in the Cottage Wall DSP from SU.
I also used the sketch from this weeks MOJO MONDAY sketch challenge.
This card is also for MOTHERMARKS TEAPOT Challenge. These high heels are to help out her Flat Footed Booby. Click on the link to read the rest of the story........lol
I added a little bit of Crystal Stickles to the shoes for some extra pizazz!
Stamps: Clear Dollar Stamps ~ Sassy & Fabulous
Ink: Rich Razzleberry, Orchid Opulance, Old Olive, Black Staz-on
Paper: Cottage Wall DSP, Textured Rich Razzleberry, Old Olive, Orchid Opulence, Whisper White
Accessories: Spellbinders Circle and Square Nesties, SU Scallop border punch, Rich Razzleberry Ribbon, Bow Easy, Blender Pen, Rhinestones
I made this cute little watering can using the template found in the resource section at SPLITCOASTSTAMPERS.
It is my turn to host our girls poker night next month....so I think I will make one for each of the girls with some treats inside...
This qualifies for the OUR CREATIVE CORNER Challenge this week to use Yellow, Pink, Green and Brown on our project.
This also qualifies for THE PINK ELEPHANT challenge to make something with a spring theme!
Stamps: Oval All
Paper: Unknown DSP, So Saffron, Chocolate Chip
Ink: Chocolate Chip, Crushed Curry, Melon Mambo
Accessories: Watering Can Template, Oval & Scalloped Oval punches, Scoretape, Martha Stewart Butterfly punches, So Saffron Ribbon, Chocolate Chip Corduroy Brad
Thanks for looking today!
Monday, March 15, 2010
It qualifies for today's Clean & Simple Challenge over at Splitcoaststampers to use Green, Brown and White or Ivory on our card.
This is also for Sunday's Featured Stampers Challenge. I chose THIS card of Kristen's to be inspired by. I kept the layout basically the same but added the punched border, changed the colours and stamps.
This also qualifies for STAMP TV'S Colour Challenge to use green on our card.
This also qualifies for RAISE THE BAR challenge to use green on our card.
I used Shimmery White cardstock for my image and added some Crystal Effects to the mirror.
Stamps: Clear Dollar Stamps ~ Sweet & Sassy
Paper: Chocolate Chip, Bella Rose DP, Shimmery White, Whisper White
Ink: Kiwi Kiss, Close to Cocoa, Chocolate Chip, Walnut Stain Distress Ink
Accessories: Paper Piercer, Copic Markers, Circle Nesties, Chocolate Taffeta Ribbon, Dimensionals, Blender Pen, Crystal Effects, Sponge Daubers, SU Scallop Corner & Border Punch, Corner Rounder
Thanks for looking!
Friday, March 12, 2010
This week we were challenge to use GREEN on our card. I used my Favourite green: Kiwi Kiss.
I used the Circle Chat Chat stamp set from CLEAR DOLLAR STAMPS which is new for March. I used one of the sentiments to make my stems for my flowers added some Kiwi Kiss ribbon leaves and of course used the sweet circles for my flowers. I used the Blossom Nesties and corduroy buttons to complete my little spring blossoms.
Stamps: Clear Dollar Stamps~ Circle Chit Chat
Paper: Kiwi Kiss, Shimmery White, Whisper White
Ink: Crushed Curry, Riding Hood Red, Kiwi Kiss, Black Staz-on
Accessories: Spellbinder Blossom Nesties, Paper Piercer, Dimensionals, Kiwi Kiss ribbon, Corduroy brads
This also qualifies for the following challenges:
Which were all to use Green on our card!
Thanks for looking...hope you get a chance to play along with us!
Thursday, March 11, 2010
I used Basic Grey Bittersweet DSP, Purely Pomegranate and Chocolate Chip cardstocks. I love this colour combo!
The purse was stamped and coloured in with inks and a blender pen. It was cut out and popped up on dimensionals.
This card qualifies for two challenges:
1. Way to Use It Challenge over at SPLITCOASTSTAMPERS. We were to use something NEW. This stamp set is new for me...it is the first time I inked it up.
2. The MIDNIGHT MADNESS SKETCH CHALLENGE.
Stamps: Clear Dollar Stamps~Sassy & Fabulous
Paper: Basic Grey Bittersweet DSP, Purely Pomegranate, Chocolate Chip, Whisper White
Ink: Purely Pomegranate, Chocolate Chip, Crushed Curry
Accessories: Spellbinders Square Nesties & Double Ended Tags, CB Textile Embossing Folder, SU Chocolate Chip Satin Ribbon, Prima's, Rhinestone Brads, Flower Stick Pin, Sponge Dauber, Dimensionals
Thanks for looking today!
Wednesday, March 10, 2010
I think he is so cute.....because I have the same job as him......and sometimes I walk at about the same speed as a snail. But he is enjoying the beautiful weather....as am I!
This card qualifies for today's Sketch Challenge over at SPLITCOASTSTAMPERS. I just flipped the sketch upside down...
I coloured in my images with Copic Markers twice and cut one out and popped it up on dimensionals. I used a scalloped circle to create my clouds.
In this photo you can see how I popped him up to give the card a little more dimension. I then added a couple of butterflies to complete my scene.
Stamps: Clear Dollar Stamps ~ Snail Mail
Paper: Whisper White, Pacific Point, Costco DSP
Ink: Bashful Blue, Blush Blossom
Accessories: Scallop & Circle Punches, MS Butterfly Punch, Rhinestone Brads, Rhinestones, dimensionals, sponge daubers, Pacific Point Ribbon
Thanks so much for looking......hopefully you get some Happy Mail soon too!
Tuesday, March 9, 2010
I tried my hand at Brayering and sponging a scene using CLEAR DOLLAR STAMPS new stamp called Scenic Trees. This is my second card today with this set...I really like it.
This card is also for this weeks OUR CREATIVE CORNER CHALLENGE, which was a sketch challenge.
Michelle Zindorf I am NOT......but here is my attempt at a brayered scene.
I hope my co-worker likes it!
Stamps: Clear Dollar Stamps ~ Scenic Trees
Paper: Whisper White, Textured Soft Suede, Basic Black, Bermuda Bay
Ink: Pink Pirouette, Apricot Appeal, Close to Cocoa, Chocolate Chip, Basic Black, Taken With Teal
Accessories: SU Scalloped Border and Corner Punches, Soft Suede Ribbon, Brayer, White Gel Pen, Hodge Podge Accessories, Sponge Daubers, Score Tape
Thanks for looking!
I used new stamps from CLEAR DOLLAR STAMPS called Scenic Trees. It is the most awesome set....it has every tree you could ever want. I knew I just had to have it when I saw it.
I used my scorepal and scorebug tool to create the stitched looking grid pattern. I also used the Direct to Paper technique with my stamp pads to create the sky and ground.
This is for the following challenges:
1. This weeks colour challenge over at SPLITCOASTSTAMPERS. Bashful Blue, Certainly Celery and Melon Mambo.
2. MOTHERMARKS TEAPOT TUESDAY challenge which is combined with the Colour Challenge this week.
3. This weeks MOJO MONDAY SKETCH CHALLENGE.
Stamps: Clear Dollar Stamps ~ Scenic Trees
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Black, Melon Mambo, Delicate Dots DSP (SU)
Ink: Bashful Blue, Certainly Celery, Melon Mambo, Basic Black
Accessories: Scorepal, Scorebug, Certainly Celery Ribbon, Sponge Daubers
Thanks so much for looking today.
Thursday, March 4, 2010
This card uses all Stampin Up products....I finally used some of my Summer Sun Corduroy brads.
I added some Crystal Stickles to my Daisies.
Stamps: SU Upsy Daisy
Paper: Rich Razzleberry Textured, Crushed Curry, Cottage Wall DSP, Whisper White
Ink: Rich Razzleberry
Accessories: SU Scalloped Border Punch, Rich Razzleberry Ribbon, Crystal Stickles, Summer Sun Corduroy Brads, Dimensionals
Thanks for looking.
Tuesday, March 2, 2010
1. For today's colour challenge over at SPLITCOASTSTAMPERS. We were to use Basic Grey, Always Artichoke and Crushed Curry with a neutral of our choice.
2. For Monday's Try A New Technique..Faux What? over at SPLITCOASTSTAMPERS. We were to create a panel NOT using any of our Spellbinders Nestabilities. I used my SU Border Punch to create my shape.
3. For Sunday's Featured Stampers Challenge. I chose THIS card of Angella's. I was inspired by the layout and the dragonfly's.
4. For this weeks RAISE THE BAR challenge Three's Company. To use increments of 'three' on our card somewhere. I used 3 dragonfly brads.
5. For this weeks THE PINK ELEPHANT challenge to add Green to our colour combo. I obviously used Always Artichoke on my card and Green ribbon.
Stamps: Inkadinkadoo~Garden Delight; CDS~Old Wagon(sentiment)
Paper: Whisper White, Basic Grey, Crushed Curry DP, Vellum
Ink: Basic Grey, Crushed Curry, Always Artichoke
Accessories: SU Border Punch, Green Satin Ribbon, Rhinestones, Dazzling Diamonds Glitter, Dragonfly Brads, Dimensionals
Thanks for looking today.