Monday, January 30, 2012


Another new technique fromSplit Coast Stampers called Double Embossed Enamel. Embossing folders are from the Sizzix Set “Snow Flakes” and the Cuttle Bug “D’vine Swirls.” The lettering is rub-ons from a set I won at a stamping Christmas party. All other materials are from my stash. It fits the following challenges;
Creative Inspirations # 147 - ANYTHING GOES!  
Crafty Ann’s #57 and for this one our theme is "What's New Pussycat?" Now is your chance to show off some the stash you got recently (The rub-ons) or a new technique (the double embossing).
Fresh Brewed Designs #80 We are challenging you to follow a theme: BRRRR!!! Snow / Winter.
Little Red Wagon #117 - Winter Wonderland Let it snow, let it snow!
Party Time Tuesdays #52-Color & Picture Inspirations Challenge.
Sentimental Sundays #87–Dry Embossing.

Sunday, January 29, 2012


This card is to welcome a new neighbor. The digi image is from  Digital Tuesdays. It was colored with water color  pencils. I tried a new technique called Double Dutch Fold.  The tutorial is at Split Coast Stampers. All materials are from my stash. It is for a new home and I used a new technique. It fits the following challenges;
By the Cute and Girly We're celebrating the new year with a theme of New Beginnings.
Charisma Cardz Challenge #3 - Pretty In Pink!
Crafty Calendar This month we are looking for your "NEW NEWS" This can be anything new.
Digi Doodle Shop’sBest Challenge #92 - Anything Goes.
Digital Tuesday Challenge Challenge # 144 A new beginning.
Forever Friend’s Challenge More than one fold.

Thursday, January 26, 2012


An oriental theme in keeping with Chinese New Year. The bamboo is highlighted with Stickles. All materials are from my stash. It fits the following challenges;          
Ginger Snap Creations #136: Color Challenge - Glorious Greens.
Robyn’s Fetish # 91 - "LOVE".
Simon Says Stamp - Simon Says......ANYTHING GOES. 
Stamping with Dragon # 2 ANYTHING GOES.
Stempel Träume #117 - white + another colour.

Monday, January 23, 2012


This start on Valentine’s day’s cards is made from all scraps. The digi image “Love Ewe” is from Meljen's Designs. All materials are from my stash. It fits the following challenges;
365 Cards Day 322 - Feeling Scrappy Dig through those scraps and find 3 patterned papers and 2 pieces of cardstock to use on your card.
Just Us Girls Color Challenge #120.
The Poodle’s Parlour Valentines / Love.
Simply Create CHALLENGE #5 - "LOVE IS IN THE AIR".
Stamp, Scrap & Doodle Saturdays We have a fun challenge for you this week it is called Have a Heart 
Sweet Sketch Wednesday # 137.

Friday, January 20, 2012


I tried a new technique on this card. Its called frosted window and uses vellum in the one layer. There is a tutorial at Splitcoast Stampers. All materials are from my stash.  It fits the following challenges;          
Corrosive Challenges by Janet Challenge #140 is "Ring in the New Year" and we want to see something brand new on your creation. The frosted window is a new technique for me.
Flutter by Wednesdays This week we have your favorite challenge~ OPEN.
Heather-Bitten by the Bug2 A caterpillar from Walk In My Garden. 
My Time to Craft Challenge #171 - Your Favourite Embellishment - My favorite embellishments are butterflies.
There She Goes #139 Back to nature. Make a card or project with a scene of Back to Nature.

Tuesday, January 3, 2012


This card was done for a class challenge. (An early start for next year’s Christmas cards.) We were told to make a card from the materials given us. This is my result. The silver sparkle is Stickles. The snowflakes are from party confetti. It fits the following challenges;          
Anything Challenge # 57 - The Colour Blue and one other Colour - Blue and silver.
Craft Your Passion Challenge #91 - Anything Goes and Distressing The ornaments are embossed then sanded. They are made with Core'dinations card stock.
Rainbowlady’s Challenge # 185 - YOUR CHOICE.
Robyn’s Fetish Challenge # 88 The theme is: "ANYTHING GOES!"
Speedy the Cats Friends # 88~~Use a snowflake.