Wednesday, December 28, 2011

What If Wednesday - In all things...

Today is the "What if? Challenge" over at "The House That Stamps Built" and I am using "2719-K, Lg Pine Tree", "2708-M, Pine Branch " and "4009-G, In all things " from Repeat Impressions. Check out the rest of the design teams magnificent creations for the sketch challenge!

Sunday, December 25, 2011

Merry Christmas!

A very Merry Christmas to all my family and friends! May you find a life of Peace, Happiness and Love throughout this holiday and into the New Year!


Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Designer's Choice Challenge...

It's time for the Designer's Choice Challenge over at the House that Stamps Built! Makiko is the next designer up and her challenge was to make a shaped card or project! I created a Christmas ornament using the Spellbinders Heirloom Ornament 2010 and my stamp is  "408-H, Peace On Earth" by Repeat Impressions.


Monday, December 19, 2011

Stamp of the Week - Boy with Sled

Repeat Impressions "Stamp of the Week" is on their blog "The House that Stamps Built", and the "2104-H, Boy with Sled" is the featured stamp! I am using a sentiment called "402-H, May the beauty". The details to this offer is only available on their blog! Also, check out the rest of the design teams' fabulous creations with this fun and versatile stamp.


Thursday, December 15, 2011

Fred, She Said Christmas Challenge...

Fred She Said is having a fun little Christmas Challenge! The theme is "Make a Christmas Tag OR Share a favorite Holiday Recipe". The PRIZE is a $25 GC to the Fred She Said Store.  There will be one winner chosen randomly.  Entries will be accepted until Friday DEC 30th midnight EST.  More details at the Fred She Said BLOG.

Here is my tag attached to a box of yummy chocolate nuggets! I used "Hat-Tipping Snowman" and my sentiment is from the "Christmas Poinsettia Lantern" digi set:  


So excited!

I got the news today! I made it through the first round for the Spellbinders 2012 Design Team! Read all about it HERE! Now to create something that will WOW them for the Second round! Wish me luck!

Here's a quick card in the CAS (Clean and Simple) style I created:

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Crafting 4 All Seasons Challenge!

Meljen's Designs is sponsoring the "Crafting 4 All Seasons Challenge" this week and their theme is CHRISTMAS! Check out what their wonderful design team did with images from Meljen's Designs. I am a Guest Designer for their challenge and here is my card using "Caroling Snowmen":


What If Wednesday - Pastor's House

Today is the "What if? Challenge" over at "The House That Stamps Built" and I am using "3308-M, The Pastor's House" from Repeat Impressions. Check out the rest of the design teams magnificent creations for the sketch challenge!

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Tantalizing Tuesday...

It's Tantalizing Tuesday at Meljen's Designs, and that means that the designers show off their newest cards with images that have been previously released! My card uses "Christmas Tree" ! Don't forget that there is still time to play in the Meljen's Designs Thursday Challenge!


Sunday, December 11, 2011

Case Study Challenge #69...

I found a new challenge to play in and I had a fabulous time doing it! It's the Case Study Challenge #69 and you are to be inspired by a talented artist's creation. This week's challenge was a card by Amy Sheffer shown below:


Here is my creation using a pretty 3D Poinsettia from K & Company, Spellbinders Labels 4, various embossing folders and the color scheme of ivory and white:

Thursday, December 08, 2011

Meljen's Release and Challenge...

Today there is a New Release and challenge at Meljen's Designs The new release features delightful and whimsical themed images and our challenge is to use the color GREEN in our card or project! You could possibly win free digis by playing in our challenges!

My cute card uses the "Cozy Winter Wolf Pup" digi!
 
 

The Magic of Christmas

It's time for another fun challenge at the Shabby Tea Room! When I began my journey into papercrafting, I made vintage artist trading cards and I'm finding that I'm once again enjoying the process but in greeting card form now. 

The challenge this week is to use the photo below for inspiration and the requirements are: USE PINK, GOLD, NEUTRALS, FLOWERS and SNOWFLAKES!


and here is my creation:


My colors are Gold, White and  Rosy Pink. I used Lattice and Scalloped Rectangle Nestabilities, Liquid Pearls, Prima Roses, Stanpin' Up Snowflakes, Marianne Creatables Swirls, Tulle, Vintage Santa Image from my postcard collection, and designer paper from Kaisercraft. All my sparkle and shine is from Chunky Glass Glitter and Glitter paper by Doodlebug.

Wednesday, December 07, 2011

Designer's Choice Challenge...

It's time for the Designer's Choice Challenge over at the House that Stamps Built! Vicki  is the next designer up and her challenge was to make a bookmark for a gift or for yourself! I created a corner bookmark using this tutorial and my stamp is  "917-I, Rose Window" by Repeat Impressions.


Monday, December 05, 2011

Stamp of the Week - Prism Snowflake

Repeat Impressions "Stamp of the Week" is on their blog "The House that Stamps Built", and the "Snowflake Prism" is the featured stamp! I am using "8805-K, Snowflakes" and a sentiment called "4601-H, Snowmen fall...". The details to this offer is only available on their blog! Also, check out the rest of the design teams' fabulous creations with this fun and versatile stamp.


Sunday, December 04, 2011

Shabby Tea Room Challenge...

I'm playing in a new challenge by the Shabby Tea Room, and the theme is "Winter Picnic". Our challenge was to create a card using the photo inspiration below! My card uses fabulous stamps from JustRite Stamps: Vintage Label Ovals, Winter Words, and Hugs to You Borders and Centers.


and here is my creation: