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Friday, April 17, 2015

Flower Pot Card

Hello Dear Friends~~
It is time for another fun challenge at Fussy and Fancy Friday!!!
Vanessa is our Host and the Challenge #137 for the next two weeks is.... Springtime Flowers!!
Our sponsors are~~

Here is what I created....
A Flower Pot Card
Papers~ SU pink and white cardstock, SU Twitterpated DP
Sentiments~ Little Darlings Stamps
Tools~ SU embossing folder, SU border punch, Marianne Designs--LR0154..LR0128...CR1253
Accents~ TH pine needles DI, WOC pearls and vintage flower button, Ribbon, brown tulle

View of insert :)
Dimensional views :)
Hope you can all join in the fun at Fussy and Fancy Friday and be sure to visit the DT's Blogs for Inspirational Details!!!
Challenges Entering~
Bunny Zoe Crafts April~
Emerald Faeries #66~ Spring Flowers
Live and Love Crafts #34~ Signs of Spring
Marianne Designs #127~ Floral Card (flowers made with MD die)
Happy Spring!!!

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Old Friends

Creatalicious #74 Challenge~  embossing--wet or dry!!
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My card features an image from Sparkle N Sprinkle called
Isn't this just dynamite.....I just kept giggling all the while I made this :)
I chose to use dry embossing on my card
 Copic colored image and cut out with SB Deco Labels One--litely inked edges with TH walnut stain DI
Papers~ MME Tres Jolie for base...MME Signature suite by Jen Wilson "Sweet Little One"
Tools~ Sizzix Ornate Flowers and Frame folder...SB Deco Labels one...QuicKutz Doily Circle die...Whimsy Double Scallop Square Doily Die(inside)...TH distressing tool
Accents~ Ribbon, lace, AC pearl brads, PS metal brad, Scrap lace, TH walnut stain DI
 Inside of card
Hope you can all join in the fun embossing challenge at Creatalicious!!!

Challenges Entering~
LTSC #51~ Dots or Stripes (I used dots shown on inside of card)
Lacy Sunshine's #56~ Vintage
Simon Says Wed~ Make own Background
The Ribbon Girl~ Image with ribbon or lace

Friday, April 3, 2015

Wonderful Mother

Hello~~ today it is my turn to share inspiration on The Digi Bell's DT Blog!!
I created a "Mother's Day" card
Using Lissybee's image called.....
Copic colored~
Skin E11, 000, RV00
Hair E57, 55, 51, 50
Dress RV04, 02, 00, 0000, W3...Shoes GR Clear Star Pen
Boy's outfit B26, 24, 23, 21...Shoes W7, 3
Bouquet G94, 239, 20, YG05, Olive AtYouSpica pen, Yo8, 00, RV04
Floor E35, 31 
 Papers~ SU cardstock and MME Miss Caroline pack
Sentiment~ SU Well Scripted
Tools~ SB Circle nestie and Blossom Three...QK Doily Circles...SU oval and scallop oval punches
Accents~ Ribbon...WOC pearls...MS frond punch...Flowers from stash

Have a Wonderful Day!!!
Due visit The Digi Bell's DT Blog tomorrow and see who the winner is of Lissybee's newest digital image--Easter Cuties!!! 

Monday, March 30, 2015

Easter Cuties in purples

 My turn to share on The Digi Bell's DT Blog!
Here is another inspirational card using Lissybee's newest digi called
Oh my.... I just can't get enough of this little darling with her bunny!!!
You have to check out Lissybee's Collection~~ WOWWIE is it growing :)
Here's my card~~
 Papers~ SU cardstocks and dp's
Sentiment~ SU Well Scripted 
Tools~MS fence border punch...MS butterfly punch...SB Grand Wonderful Wings Butterfly and Lace Hearts...Deckled rectangle dies
Accents~ WOC Guipure Lace butterfllies and pearls...TH milled lavender and vintage photo DI's...Ribbon...VD Lilac pearl pen
Colored with Copics

Challenges Entering~
Bunny Zoe Crafts~ Spring Colors for March
Lacy Sunshine #55~ Butterfly Kisses..Springtime Wishes
Simon Says Wed~ Anything Goes
LTSCB~ 2 of something (2 lace butterflies)

                                              Have a wonderful Easter Week!!!

Friday, March 27, 2015

Easter Cuties

Another Fabulous Blog Hop.....featuring Elisabeth Bell's newest archival revival-- once belonging to SCACD.  If you came here from the Sweet Maya's Blog you are following along the path....if not go to The Digi Bell's DT Blog and see the entire list!!
 This sweet, innocent, precious image is called.....
Easter Cuties
found in her Amazing Digital Collection -- HERE!!
Definitely a MUST have image!!!
 Copic colored~
Skin E11, 00, 000, R20
Hair E29, 37, 35, 30
Outfit C5, 3, 1, 00
Apron and Socks YG06, 03, 0000
Bunny E47, 44, 43,41, R20..RV06, 02, 00..Diamond Glaze
Easter Basket E29, 44, 43, 41, G29, YG03, YR09, GR white pen
Eggs B00, YR02, Y02, RV02, Diamond Glaze
Floor FC gray pencil
 Created a Circle Easter Card!!
Papers~ MS green and white cardstock
Tools~SB Oval and scallop oval nesties...SB Grand Circle and Deco Circles One....Cheery Lynn Designs Fanciful Flourish...MD Creatables LR0205(fence and bird) and LR0157(border elegance)....MS butterfly punches
Accents~Studio G green chalk ink, TH vintage photo DI, VD Kiwi pearl pen
Dimensional view!
Now you are off to see the awesome work of Pauline!! She will have you drooling :)

Challenges Entering~
Simon Says Wed~ Anything Goes
Bunny Zoe Crafts~ Spring Colors for March
Emerald Faeries #65~ Yellow and Green

Have a wonderful day and a very Happy Easter!!

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Little LuLu

Hello Friends~
It is time for another challenge at Elisabeth Bell's World Blog!!
Our challenge for this month is....
Lace and Pearls 
and MUST use an EBell image on your creation :)
Meet Little LuLu
 Copic colored~
Skin E11, 00, 000
Hair E35, YR27, 24, 23, 31, Y26
Hairband and Ribbon Y26, 00, GR clear Star pen, RV06, 00
Shirt Y18, 17, 15, 06, 02, 00, RV00, W3
Pants B37, 34, 32
Puppy E35, 34, 30 R20
Basket of Roses E35, 34, 30, RV06, 00, GR White Pen
Grass G29, 24, 40, YG67, 05
Sky FC blue gelato using dry paintbrush
I created a window card!!!
 Papers~ SU So saffron, Colorbok lt yellow CS, White CS
Tools~ CB embossing folder, SB Square Die and Labels One Die, Cheery Lynn Fanciful Flourish- B117 die, MS butterfly and Hydrangea punches, TH distressing tool
Accents~ WOC lilies and pearls, Lace, TH vintage photo DI,
 Inside of card~
Left....Shows window opening and personal message area
Right...LissyBee Stamps Little LuLu with Hydrangeas, flourishes and butterfly
Couple other views :)
Be sure to visit the rest of the wonderful DT's creations HERE!!
Dig out your favorite EBell stamps or digi's and let us see what you create---who knows you may be the lucky winner of more EBell stamps and digi's!!!

Challenges Entering~
Emerald Faieries #65~ yellow and green
Bunny Zoe March~ Spring Colors
Cheery Lynn Designs #177~ anything goes
Simon Says Wed~ Anything Goes

Thanks for visiting!!!

Friday, March 20, 2015

Fussy and Fancy Card

The Fussy and Fancy Friday Blog has a new challenge!!!
Challenge #135 is Girly!!
Our sponsors are~

I created a Birthday Card using FBD~ April Swings
Doesn't this image remind you of SPRING!!!!
 Card base is DCWV blue textured layer is yellow CS which was punched with MS large vine layer is light blue CS embossed with flowers.  Then added image which was matted with yellow CS.  Fancied with lace, stitched ribbon, and butterflies (MS base and WOC lace).
Accented with TH vintage photo DI on edges throughout and VD sapphire lt. blue GL pen
 Copic colored~
Skin E11, 00, 000
Lips R22, 30
Hair E34, 31, 21, Prisma pencils dark umber and black
Dress Y02, 00, 0000, C2
Swing E47, 42, Gold AtYouSpica
Sky FC blue gelato
Sentiment is SU Teeny Tiny Wishes
Inside of card 

Challenges Entering~
The Paper Shelter #195-- Spring Delights
Simon Says Wed~ Spring Inspiration photos
Bunny Zoe Crafts March~ Spring Colors
CRAFT #303~ Female
LTSCB #50~ Anything Goes

Sure hope you all can join in the fun "Girly" challenge at Fussy and Fancy!!

Sunday, March 15, 2015

The Best Nap Ever

Hello Dear friends~~
It is time for another Creatalicious Challenge!!
Spring is in the air...with the nice temps we are having... I decided to incorporate green into my card for the growing season!!
Our sponsor is~~
Prize - $15 Gift Certificate

Here is what I have created~~
A card using The Paper Shelter image called
The Best Nap Ever
Isn't this just the sweetest, most peaceful image you ever saw!!!
I printed out the Ready to use composition and the colored image.  Fussy cut the image.  On the composition printout I added TH weathered wood DI using a sponge applicator to give shadow effect.  Next I added lacy ribbon and then used foam tape to adhere image in place.  Finished by adding  buttons and thread to bows and VD Kiwi pearl centers to flowers!!
Shows the dimension as well as the VD flower centers :)

Be sure to visit my they have some Marvelous Inspiration for you!!!  Hope you can join us this month as TPS carries so many Fantastic Images!!!
Happy Spring!!!

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Birthday Puppy Surprise

Hello Friends~~today I am sharing a card I made for The Digi Bell's DT Blog!!  
Made a cute Birthday card using
Elisabeth Bell's new digi image called....
Copic colored~
Puppy W9, 5, 3, 1, E42, R30, YG00(eye)
Box E42, 41
 Tissue Paper YG03, 00, C1
Greens G28, YG05, 03, 00, W3
Ribbon YR24, 23, 21, W3 
Floor YG99, 95
Background FC blue gelato, dry paintbrush
Trimmed image and punched corners...inked edges with TH vintage Photo...glued atop SB deckled rectangle..added Zing white embossing powder around top corners and bottom (alittle hard to see)
Papers~ SU chocolate chip CS...Lillybee design Picket Fence (Green)...SU Season of Style(Polka dots)
Sentiment~ SU Well Scripted 
Tools~ SB deckled rectangle nestie, SU scallop border and scallop oval punches, Corner punch on image
Accents~ Zing white embossing powder, Fran~tage shabby white, TH vintage photo DI, Ribbon

Challenges Entering~
Whimsy Inspires #80~ Use a sentiment
Fresh Brewed Designs~ Green-White-Color of choice

Have a GREAT DAY!!!

Friday, February 27, 2015

New EBell Digi's Blog Hop

The Digi Bell's DT is showcasing these Gorgeous Images with a FANTASTIC Blog Hop!!!   I am first on the Blog Hop....but to view the entire list go to The Digi Bell's DT blog!!
I am featuring one of the two adorable images!!
MEET~~~~ Anna
Copic colored~
Skin~ E11, 00, 000
Hair~ E39, 37, 35, 34, 30, YR31, Y26
Outfit and Bow~ BG15, 13, 11, C2, Sharpie White Marker
Floor~ E42, 41, 40
Background~ Stippled with TH scattered straw and mustard seed--then sponged edge using TH Vintage Photo DI--all done while in die!
Cut out with SB oval nestie--inked edges with copic marker BG15 and 11 and then distressed edges with scissor

Now you are off to the wonderful sweet Linda S......Hope you all enjoy the inspiration and best of luck!!!

Challenges Entering~
Simon Says Wed~ Anything Goes
Bunny Zoe Crafts Feb~ For the Girls
Whimsy Inspires #80~ Use a Sentiment
Fresh Brewed Designs~ 1 image + 1 sentiment
Sweet Stampin'~ Spring Flowers
The Paper Shelter #192~ Make it Digital
Inky Chicks #47~ Flowers

Happy Day!!

Mary Lou

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

EBW~ Little Chloe Vignette

Welcome to another fun challenge at Elisabeth Bell's World Blog!!
Our February/March challenge is "Pretty in Pink"
so find and EBell image and join in the fun!!!
My card is using a stamp that Lissybee released last year....
I see that this little sweetie is on sale at Whimsy Stamps :)

Copic Colored~
Skin E11, 00, 000, R22
Hair E25, 21, 35, 31, 30, Dark Umber and Black Prisma pencils
Hairband R85, 81, Diamond Glaze
Outfit R85, 83, 81, C2, 00
Basket E39, 35, 31, 30, dark umber and black prisma pencils
Apples YG05, 03, G20
Leaf YG67, G29, 20, YG03, Grass Green prisma pencil
Cut out with SB scallop circle nestie and inked with TH Spun Sugar DI and tipped edges with TH Vintage Photo DI.  
 Papers~ PTI Hibiscus Burst, Lt pink CS from stash, Good Times dp by MR for Whimsy
Tools~ SB scallop circle and Floral Doily Motifs dies, MS branch punch, Frond punch
Accents~ SU ribbon, WOC flowers, MFT adornments
Flower arrangement made with.....
WOC Sweetheart blossoms and Roses...MS branches...Frond leaves...SU Primrose petals satin stitched ribbon
Do join in the fun and have a chance at some fabulous prizes!!!!!!

FYI~ The Digi Bell's are looking for some GDT's!!!
Friday, Feb 27th Lissybee is releasing more Amazing Digi's--Join us in the Blog Hop for chance of winning the new releases!! 

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Birthday Gift Bag

HELLOOOO to all!!
Today it is my turn to share on The Digi Bell's DT Blog!
I chose to use Lissybee's darling image called
Copic colored~
Skin E11, 00, 000
Hair E77, 74, 71, 70
Hairtie and shirt R17, 12
Sweater R37, 35, 32, GR white pen
Pants E44, 43, 42
Added Spica atYou Gold glitter to flowers
Inked edges with VD Paper-Soft-Color Walnut Brown
Adhered with foam tape for dimension
 Made a double pocket Gift Bag!!
Papers were in my scrap pile--not sure of name?
Accented with SU Early Espresso strip which embossed with folder....ontop of that added SB White scallop oval and inked edges just like image.  Layered with Heart--embossed with heart folder--and MS White heart with edges also inked---complimented with button and ribbon.  Finished with Inkadinkado "HB" sentiment!!
Top view showing pockets!!

Entering these challenges~
Simon Says Wed~ Texture
Bunny Zoe Crafts Feb~ For the Girls
Whimsy Inspires #80~ Use a Sentiment
*@*@*@ FYI~ The Digi Bell's are having a Guest DT Call Here!!!

So glad you stopped in and have yourself a Great Day!!!