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Saturday, July 24, 2010

Precious Moments Wedding Card

Wedding Card using sketch by Martine from SSS and a Precious Moments Wedding Image found HERE

Hope you enjoy as much as I enjoyed making!!

Colored with Copics~~accented leaves, birds, bowtie and her wedding band with AtYou Spica pens.  Used Twinkling oyster H2o on dress, shoe and veil.  Added diamond glaze to Roses and their eyes:))  Matted with pink textured CS cut out with SB Rectangle scallop nestie. Viva Decor Iced White Pearl Pen accented scalloped nestie and Her Veil!!

This pic shows shimmer of H2o and diamond glaze on eyes and alittle hard to see on Roses.

Inside of card: Made a retro flower with dp and inked edges of message area with TH brown corduroy ink.

Whola~aren't they ADORABLE ~what do you think??

Finished with pearls in corners and on silver lace.  Used R22 copic pen to soften pearls on lace

Challenges I would like to enter:
Simon Says~~  Sketch above -- July 28
Colour Create #49~~ Warm pinks, chocolate and white -- July 29
Stamp Something~~ Flowery something --July 30 There are Roses on the dp and on the image. I made a flower for the inside of card :)

Stamps: Precious Moments Digi
Ink:  Computer, Copics, AtYou Spica pens, Twinkling H2o in Oyster, Sakura white glaze pen and TH brown corduroy ink
Paper: LaCreme CS, DCWV Naturals Stack and SU cardstock
Tools:  SB Rectangle and Oval scallop nesties, EK Success wave border punch, EKS retro flower punches
Embellies:  Pearls, Viva Decor Iced white pearl pen, diamond glaze, brad and lace

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Monday, July 19, 2010


Look at this wonderfully gorgeous image!!
I was lucky to have received this GORGEOUS Digi "Faith Lemons" as a gift from Isabella's Sketchbook!!!

Used this sketch from The Beary Sweet Scrap Blog

WOW!!~~~ I myself LOVE this card!!
Computer Digi~~Faith Lemons colored with Copics!  Accented with ATYOU Spicas~~red, green, silver, and gold throughout the whole image~~it really sparkles beautifully:)
Used diamond glaze on lemons, basket base and basket handle for SHINE!!!
***Outlined image and with lime green stickles***

Punched dp with Fiskars leaf border punch and added lime green stickles to the leaves.  Embellished with ribbon and pearls and One teeny tiny butterfly~~~Love the image so much that I didn't want to add anymore:o)

This piccy shows the layered dimensions:)

Would Like to enter these Challenges:
Isabella's Sketchbook #16:  Punch It Up!! -- July 21
The Beary Sweet Challenge #6~ Sketch above- Aug 3
Stamp Something~~ Use Digi -- July 23
Creatalicious #12~~ Show some 3-D -- Aug 15
Simon Says~~ Let's Get Fruity -- July 21

Stamp:  Faith Lemons digi from Isabella's Sketchbook Store
Ink: Computer, Copics, ATYou Spicas
Papers:  DCWV Garden party Stack, LaCreme CS and ??? pink paper
Tools:  Fiskars Leaf border punch, MS butterfly punch, SB Oval scallop and Deckled Rectangle nesties
Embellies:  Stickles, Pearls, Ribbon, Diamond Glaze
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Saturday, July 17, 2010


Hoorraaayyyyyy!!!!  My card made Top 3 ---  actually Top 4~~MUST OF BEEN TOUGH CHOICE

Thanks a ton ladies!!!     View entire post HERE :)))))

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Lynette Collecting Her Veggies

Today I made an Easel card using the Sarah Kay stamp from Stampavie called Lynette collecting Her Vegetables!  She is so darling with her big sun hat on :))
Used the sketch from Truly Scrumptious #36 challenge with the theme: How does your garden grow?

Enjoy my Sarah Kay Card!!

The Gingham paper I downloaded from Martine's Blog-- The Craft Table!! Thanks Martine:))
After matting I CB with the New SU Square Lattice Folder before adding the Raffia Ribbon. Both the gingham and image are dimensionalized with foam tape

Inside of card:  Used MS butterfly and pansy border punches and accented with Viva Decor--Love these pens!!
Message area: SB labels 4 and Litely softened edges with TH stormy sky

Now for a few close ups :))

SB Fancy tags and popped up LOVE sentiment. Accented with butterflies (which I cut off a border strip)  and Viva Decor Opac Gloss Gel Pen
Here are these Beautiful Wild Orchid Roses!! Large was blinged with Marmalade stickles and leaves are MS frond and branch punches highlited with Olive ATYou spica pen.

I would like to enter these Challenges:
Truly Scrumptious #36~~ Sketch and theme above -- July 21
TPC #25 ~~Recipe (1 image, 1 ribbon, 2 papers, 3 embellies)- July 23
Basic Grey week 24 ~~ Gingham-- July 24
Wild Orchid Crafts #1~~ Say It With Flowers --July 25

Stamp:  Lynette collecting her veggies-A Sarah Kay stamp from Stampavie
Ink:  Memento tuxedo black, Copics, AtYou Spicas, TH stormy sky
Paper:  BG Marrakech, SU cardstock, and Gingham was download from Martine's Blog
Tools:  MS and SU Punches; SU Square Lattice embossing folder; SB Nesties--Large deckled and scalloped rectangles, Labels 4 and Fancy Tags
Embellies:  Raffia ribbon, Spiced Marmalade Stickles, Wild Orchid Roses, Viva Decor Gloss Gel Opac Pen
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Thursday, July 15, 2010

Love Sealing Tilda

My Card is an inbetween of these sketches at MMSC62~~Super Fun sketches to follow!!!

Hope you enjoy my Card: My first Monochrome Card:))

Image is my New Magnolia Love Sealing Tilda~~but to me I see it as a big Crayon--Silly Me LOL--that's the kid in me!!!!
Stamped image on Neenah paper--then used my new CB Scrollwork folder and embossed--I Likey!!
SU ticket corner punch detailed corners of image and TH Brown Corduroy ink softened edges.

Super close up of Tilda~~
Tilda colored with Copics.  Accented with Sakura glaze pen.  Diamond glaze added shine to the wax!!Diamond stickles sparkles her hairties, ruffle on dress, butterflies and my New Wild Orchid Roses.  Viva decor pen used on butterflies also:))
The big Rose was a gift from Suzanne Dean at Scrap Bitz~~Thanks a ton Suzanne--Love them!!

 Close up of Punched Butterflies as well as upper crest border which I also distress with TH ink and added pearls to center of each crest:)

This  pic shows the Sparkle and shine of the stickles and diamond glaze!!

Finally the FULL photo!!!  She is such a sweetie all fancied up!!

Challenges I would like to enter:
MMSC62~~ Sketch above-- July 20
Totally Tilda #1~~ Chocolate (browns and cream)- July 30
ATS~~ Monochrome--July 21
Just Magnolia~~ Recipe (3flowers, 2papers, 1ribbon)- July 16
Anything Goes week 7~~Sparkle and Shine--July 17
Scrapbooking Allsorts July challenge~~What Is New In Your Stash-(CB scrollwork folder and Wild orchid Roses are new for me)-July 31
Allsorts #60~~July Love (Heart on card)-added heart charm and there is alittle heart on waxer:)    July 17

Stamps:  Magnolia Love Sealing Tilda
Ink:  Memento Tuxedo Black, Copics, TH brushed corduroy, Sakura Glaze Accent Pen
Paper:  DCWV At Home stack
Tools:  Fiskars Upper Crest border punch, Scrollwork CB Folder, SU ticket corner punch, MS butterfly punch
Embellies: Diamond Stickles, Diamond Glaze, Viva Decor Cream pearl pen, Pearls, Wild Orchid Roses, ribbon and heart charm

Appreciate your visit and your comments Make My Day!

Sunday, July 11, 2010

Donkey Smiles for Michelle

A Spoonful of Sugar and two of Whimsy Stamps lovely Artists Melissa Jenkins and Ann Vento have teamed up together to help support Michelle Oatman who had a bad accident on June 23rd leaving her without an eye and many surgeries in the future.  These artists designed a donkey image and sentiments free to us:)  Thank you Ladies!!!    Go Here to find the image!!!

Isn't this just the cutest Donkey.  Colored with TH Distress inks on strathmore watercolor paper.  Used sketch from All That Scraps!  Image was printed twice and layered using foam tape

Close up of cutey!!  On image below you will be able to see the Beeswax Shimmerz I used to outline donkey:)   Heat embossed inner ears and footsies with Bubblegum scented gelly powder. Diamond glaze gave shine to nose, eyes and cheek. Litely paint background with sky blue shimmerz for sparkle--hard to see.  Viva decor pens, stickles and multiliner pens finished the embellishments:)

Inside of card

Closer look at baby donkey--him I colored with Copics

Well off to mail to Michelle tomorrow~~Thanks  again to Melissa and Ann--Deeply Appreciated!!!

Stamps:  Whimsy Donkey Smiles and Sentiment by Melissa Jenkins and Ann Vento
Ink:  Computer, TH Distress Inks, Copics, Multiliner .5 Pen, Inksentials Opaque Pen, Shimmerz--sky blue and beeswax
Paper:  DCWV the Crafty Stack and SU cardstock
Tools:  SB nesties, SU punches, Foam tape 
Embellies:  Recollection pearls and rhinestones, Viva Decor Holo Irridescent Glitter liner and lt blue pearl  Pens, Diamond Glaze, Gelly Powder--bubble gum scented, Prima flowers, Ribbon

Challenges I would like to enter:
A Spoonful of Sugar~ Sending Donkey Smiles- July 28
ATS~~ Sketch -- July 14
TPC #24~~ Swirls and Pearls-- July 16
Quixotic #31~~ Pretty Pearls-- July 14
Simon Says~~ Blue Lagoon Photo Inspiration- July 14

Appreciate your visit!

Thursday, July 8, 2010


Jodi of Inked Inspirations is having a birthday today ~~July 8~~ and is offering up candy!!
Not 1, not 2, not 3, not 4 but......5 prizes of FABULOUS, SCRUMPTIOUS, WONDERFUL GOODIES!!!!!       CHECK THIS OUT~~~~~~

Click Here you have until July 31st to participate!

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Monday, July 5, 2010


Would like to enter the following challenges:
SAV # 27~~  DOTS - July 12
BSC #5~~  Emboss It!!  - July 15
Simon Says~~  Check It Out -- July 7
MMSC60~~  sketch below - July 6

Used the SPECIAL image Tina Wenke produced for Michelle Oatman who had an unfortunate accident last week and lost an eye~~ Click Here to check it out and possibly make a donation:))

Colored Stampavie image with Copics.  Distressed edges of DP with TH distressing tool, dry embossed with CB distressed stripes folder and outlined edges with antique gold and lime green stickles.  Right border punched with MS butterfly border punch. Outlined punched out butterflies with lime green stickles.  Used SB nesties to mat image~~added dots with Sakura glaze white pen to scallops and loops.Finished with lace on ribbon~~embellished with butterfly on leaves.  Used scortape to give image dimension:))

Close up of Donkey~~used dot technique to color~~added Diamond glaze to inner ears, nose and hooves for shine:)  Diamond stickles blinged up basket and small butterfly.  Lime green stickles on leaves in basket and on octagon border. Then added FS to flowers.  The 2 yellow flowers were created with Liquid applique and colored with Y08 Copic marker. Softened edge of image by sponging with TH Mustard seed distress ink~~added sky with dot technique again using B000,B00 and B02~~used C1 for shadow effect around image. Finished grass with copic dots and FS:)

Close up of embellishment!  Blinged up FSS vellum leaves and  butterfly with lime green stickles.

This was made in Michelle Oatman's Honor~~~Hope each day gets better and better for her~Keeping you in our prayers!!!!!!
Stamps: Stampavie by Tina Wenke--Kickin' It for Michelle digi image and FSS Digi Leaves
Ink:  Computer, Copics, Sakura glaze white pen and TH mustard seed ink
Paper:  SU cardstock, DCWV the natural stack
Tools:  SB nesties, CB folder, MS punches, TH distress tool
Embellies:  Stickles, butterfly, ribbon, lace, Flower Soft, Liquid Applique, Diamond Glaze

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Thursday, July 1, 2010

Sweet X-mas Tilda

Would like to enter the following challenges:
Just Magnolia-week 61~~ skech by Bev (see below)--July 2  Shucky doo--missed deadline by 2.5 hours:)) Better late than never when we are busy ladies.
MDUC #52~~ Something Sweet--July 4
Charisma Cardz #26~~  Metal Mickey-something metal on creation--July 8 --On my card one of the flowers has a metal center and the sentiment is metal:))
Lexi's Creation #17~~ Use layers, 3-D Ect.--July 5

Here is Bev's Sketch at Just Magnolia

My Card~~Today is July 1st and many times I have heard the saying:  "Christmas In July"  well I decided to feature Miss Tilda with her sweets in her pocket off to pre-sent a gift to a SWEET SPECIAL friend :))

A Few close ups::
Colored Tilda with Prisma pencils~ added lime green stickles to hairties, socks, lace on dress and present.  Icicle stickles on candy canes, bow on prezzie and ground cover:))  Did add silver spica to hair but hard to capture on pics.
Flowers and leaves are Primas~~centers are from my stash--one is metal with pearl, one is gold glittered button and last on gold flower is Viva decor red glitter liner topped with icicle stickles!!

Next pic is showing the sparkle alittle more!!

Then I added many layers!

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