Saturday, October 27, 2018

Week of October 27th Cards

 FS611 - Susan, our Newest Featured Stamper this week. I found this great Card.

The layout really drew me in to her card. I started with the wall paper layer. I love the texture in this paper and use it quite a bit on my cards. Cut down 2 DPs, stamped the pup and colored with copics and fussy cut. Added the circle layer and the sentiment. Finished off with Nuvo Drops.

These are my monthly donation to my friends pet shop. Every month I donate cards to them for pets that have passed.

Thinking of You
 MMTPT535 - That's All Folks

Stamped the sentiment with versamark then white heat embossed and cut the banner. Die cut the dog, Used DP on the top portion and wall paper strip on the bottom. Finished off with the hearts.

Puppy Thank You
 WT711 - Think Pink

Printed the Digi image and colored with pencils. Embossed the pink layer and added a ribbon.

Fight Like a Girl

IC673 - StudioE fabrics where I found this stunning pink FABRIC.

WT711 - Think Pink

MIX300 - Royal Garden

USEIT2018 - Last of the mum HFC card kits (I am trying to put them all together and get them used up)

The flowers and dragon flies were stamped I colored, shapped and layered. Added dimensionals and sponged edges of the papers. Finished off the flower with Prills and the dragon flies with Stickles.


Saturday, October 20, 2018

Week of October 20th Cards

I am so excited to announce I was added to the amazing ranks of the Dirty Dozen this week on I hope you stop by to see my cards in the gallery HERE.

 FS610 - the super talented Angel(MonkeyDo), I found this sweet CARD. I loved the print in the hearts.

Using DP I punched hearts out of paw print DP and added bakers twine to them to create heart balloons. Colored the TH pup, fussy cut him and popped him on dimensionals. Finished off with the fun sentiment from Heartfelt Creations.

 MMTPT534 - Connections

Stamped the butterfly and masked. stamped off the BG stamp then stamped it over the butterfly for a lighter yellow BG around the butterfly. Embossed the yellow, trimmed with ribbon, added gems and finished off with the sentiment.

Butterfly Hello
 WT710 - All Tied Up

Stamped the mountain BG in green & brown from an old SU set. Stamped the green layers with grass and rock and cut the layers. stamped the trees, flowers and animals and colored with copics. Created the scene. Finished off with the hiking labels and twine.

My MIL needed a few hiking cards for her friends. I thought of a forest scene. She hand wrote the labels and I added them to the cards.

Copics used:

AT Hiking
 F4A452 - Just Be Yourself

It seems my style is to add color. Rarely do I do a white or mostly white card. So I added lots of color on this card,

Used Distress Oxide inks an created a rainbow of color on the card. Added purple distress oxide for the base and stamped the jazz trumpet player from Visable Image.

Color My World
IC672 - Current Catalog where I found this great Christmas Paper.

I needed to use up these die cut Memory Box ornaments that my friend Jan (Precious Kitty) sent me. They were in the stack of stuff I am trying to use up so I can get my craft room back in order.

Created a square and sponged green on some cards and red on others. Cut the ornaments in half and glued down. Die cut branches and added bows and gems to finish off the cards.

Christmas Ornaments

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Week of 10/13/18 Cards

 MMTPT533 - Laugh it Up
Stamped the funny AI nurse and colored her with copics. Stamped the sentiment and layered. Stamped the pills and colored with copics and fussy cut.

Nice Nurse
 WT709 - Create Your Collage
My son is a wonderful trumpet player and he wears hats all the time while marching with his band to keep the sun off his face. When I saw this stamp I had to get it.
Stamped the piano keys in orange, stamped the bubbles in red, stamped a yellow grunge BG and stamped the sentiment and trumpet player in black. Layered and finished off with Dew Drops.

Jazz it Up

 F4A451 - Stencil
This Unity image was sent to me in a Teapot Tuesday exchange. I am trying to use up images that have been sent to me over the years. I created a moon from a die cut circle as my stencil and sponged distress inks to create the colors. The sentiment was also sent to me and worked perfect with the image.
Finished off with stickles on the dragonfly.

IC671 - Redbubble where I found this incredible Lilac BAG.
This is my mom's 70th birthday card. I know she loves the lilacs from Heartfelt Creations so this should be perfect for her.
Stamped the flowers and sponged on the color. Layered the card and die cut the swirls. Die cut the heart and layered on dimensionals. Put the purple beads under the heart and layered the flowers. Finished off with stickles and liquid pearls in the centers.

Lilac Birthday

Saturday, October 6, 2018

Week of 10/6/18 Cards

 FS608 - the incredibly talented Chrissy, better known around here as DancesWithHooves. I found this wonderful CARD.

I loved the color peeking out of the corner on Chrissy's card so I did my image on a corner.

My grandma passed away on September 1st and while we were cleaning out her room we found a note that she signed LOL. She did not know what LOL really meant she thought it meant Lots of Love. I knew I had to get this stamp. Every time I use it I will think of my grandma.

I stamped the image and colored with copics and cut it on an angle to mirror the angle on the FS card. I added the 70 to the card for my mom's 70th birthday.

 MMTPT532 - A Friend in Need

Stamped the rose image and colored with copics. Die cut and layered on DPs.

Red Roses
WT708 - Beautiful Music

Printed this fun Redonkadoodles image and colored with pencil. Trimmed down & layered. Embossed the cream layer with music and stamped the sentiment. Finished off with some punched stars.

This image reminds me of my boy. He always has his headphones on and is listening to music. He is really in to classical music.

Birthday Boy