Monday, January 16, 2017

PIP Challenge #3 ... Anything Goes!


Bugaboo Digi Stamps is our sponsor this week at the PIP Challenge #3!  For my card, I used the Bugaboo Stop and Smell the Coffee digital image and sentiment.

I created a Z fold card, colored the image using Chameleon Pens.  The DP is from my stash; used a Martha Stewart border punch at the end of the image panel.

We hope you'll share your anything goes cards with us at this week's PIP Challenge.  When you share, you are entered to win a prize from the challenge sponsor!  You can enter your card/project HERE.

The PIP Challenge Blog is having a design team call!  Be sure to visit the PIP challenge blog for details.  

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Sparkles Challenge #88 - Thank You!

This month at the Sparkles Challenge DT member Babs has challenged us to create Thank You cards/projects!

For my card, I used an embossing folder to create the background on shimmer cardstock then stamped the sentiment 3 times using Memento Black ink; the hearts were punched from a Martha Stewart large border punch.  

We hope you'll share your thank you cards/projects with us this month at the Sparkles Monthly Challenge found HERE.

Saturday, January 14, 2017

The Outlawz Paper a la Mode Challenge - Hearts!


For the Paper a la Mode Hearts challenge I created a triple heart easel card.  The image is from the sponsor A Day for Daisies called Elephant Raining Love.  The pink sparkle paper is from Artwild Flowers Digi stamps.

We hope you'll share your heart themed projects with us this week at The Outlawz Paper a la Mode Challenge!

Friends of Flourishes l.c Challenge - Love Makes the World Go Round!


Friends of Flourishes Design Team member Shirley is challenging us to create a card using the theme Love Makes the World Go Round!

For my card I used a digital image that is part of the Flourishes l.c January stamp set release.

My card is a 5x7 card; the image is die cut using a Spellbinders die and embellished using a multi-loop sheer ribbon bow and pearl.

Follow these links to see what the Friends of Flourishes Design Team created: DaviGloriaKrenShirleyToni
Vickie (u r here)

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge - Celebrating January!


The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge theme is Celebrating January!

We are using this Photo Inspiration for our creations

For my card, I used the Impression Obsession Mitten die and created a mitten shaped card embellished with the snowflake and ribbon included with the die set.  The stamped sentiment is from SU Teeny Tiny Wishes.  I used an embossing folder to give texture to the mitten.

We hope you'll celebrate January and share your cards and/or projects with us at The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge found HERE.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

CWWC Challenge #135 - Anything Goes!


The CWWC Challenge #135 is Anything Goes.  Our sponsor is Moonflower Digi Stamps.  For my card, I used the image Kimiko the Phoenix Maiden from the sponsor.

I created an Oriental screen fold card to highlight the image.  I colored the image using Chameleon Pens, the cardstock and designer paper are from my stash; used a Martha Stewart Border punch for the top of the card; the lattice punch for the right side and embellished with MS butterfly punches.

We hope you'll share your Anything Goes cards/projects with us at the CWWC Challenge #135 found HERE.

Entering my card ...
World Wide Open Design Team Challenge #17

Saturday, January 7, 2017

Friends of Flourishes l.c Challenge - Shimmer and Shine!


The Friends of Flourishes Design Team member Kren has challenged the team to create a Shimmer and Shine themed project!  The Friends of Flourishes blog post can be found HERE.

For my card, I used the Flourishes Winter Birds stamp set.  This image is a digital image, I colored it using Twinkling H2Os and a waterbrush; the background wash was done using Spectrum Noir Glimmer pen and waterbrush.  The image was printed on Bristol mixed media cardstock. 

Here's a different view of my card showing a bit of the shimmer and shine!


Follow these links to see the rest of the design team creations: DaviGloriaKrenShirleyToni
Vickie (u r here)

You can find the Winter Birds stamp set at the Flourishes l.c online store found HERE.