Sunday, September 26, 2010

Boo Ghost

Boo Ghost
This is a fun Halloween card. The ghost hangs in the hole in the center of the card and moves around when you open the tri-fold card. The stamps are all in black ink, I don't know why they show up as red in the picture. The stamp on the inside says "Gouls just want to have fun!" The orange on this cardstock was very very bright, it doen't show up as bright in the picture.
It was made for the following challenges.
Alice in Wonderland - Create a card with a Window or Hole.
Art on the Darkside - Black and orange.
Bugaboo Stamps - Halloween in 3D
Card Inspiration - 2 or more stamped images - The spiders on the front and the spider webs and spider web circle on the inside. Two stamped sentiments one on the ghost and one on the inside.
Charisma Cardz - Anything Goes
Shirley's 2 girls - Create something spooky.
Stamping Vacation - Occasion Oasis Challenge - Halloween.
A Spoonful of Sugar - Anything Goes

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Great Lion

Grrreat Lion
This is part of a set of cards I make that are sent to Children's Hospital. All the paper is from my stash. The Lion is up on Pop dots. The papers were chosen to match the ribbon. The stamped setiment is made with the Martha Stuart Alphabet set.
It is entered in the following challenges;
Pixie Dust - "Fur or Feather" Use an animal on your project.
Stamping Vacation - Make a card for a person that needs a hug
Stamping Vacation - No No Challange - No sparkle

Tuesday, September 14, 2010


Christmas joy
This card is a Christmas card with a layered flap. The Joyto the world is a rub on. The three Christmas trees are brads. The joys stamps from a Christmas stamp set.

It was made for the following challenges:
Alphabet challenge - T is for Trees.
Christmas Stampin' - Three or more brads.
Cowgirls Sundays Sampen' challenge - Create a Christmas or Holliday card.
Polkadoodle - A card with a chaped Flap and three brads and follow their sketch.

Saturday, September 11, 2010

Autumn bookmark card

Autumn bookmark card
The sayings on the bookmarks are " Autumn is a second spring where every leaf is a flower." Albert Camus
"Winter is an etching, spring a watercolor, summer an oil painting and autumn a mosaic of them all" Stanly Horowitz
The is a folded double pocket card. The leaf on the front is actually a piece of material. This card is for the following challenges.
All Sorts - Colors of Autumn
Bildmalarna - Make a card with a bookmark
Our Creative Corner - A Card made using a favorite fold technique.
Paper Play - "Autumn is a Comin'
Stamping Vacation - Use a leaf embellishment

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Gold Bookmarks

Gold Bookmarks

These were made as gift for the volunteers at our community library. They are made by layering embossed outline stamps. The are done on black and gold. Then the rinestones are added. They are entered in the following challenges.

CCEE Stampers - Create a bookmark
Crazy for Challenges - Create anything "Book Related"
Stempeltraeume - Bookmark
My time to Craft - Challenge 106 - Jeweled

Morning Glory

Morning Glory

This card was made to celebrate September. With the birthstone of the month - sapphire and the colors of sapphires. The Morning Glory is the flower of the month. I've tried to take a side view to show of the layering of the flowers. The embossing was done with the Cuttlebug's D'vine Swirls It was made with the following challenges in mind.

Anything Challenge - Say it with Flowers

Cowgirl Sunday Stampen - Anything Goes

Crafty Calendar - Blue and Flowers

Crafty Card Makers - Glitter and Sparkle - Gems in the corners and Stickles on the flowers.

Daring card makers - Sapphire cards

Gingersnap Creations - 3 Dimensional

Pile it on - All about adding layers.