Sunday, March 31, 2013

70th Birthday Card

I am entering this card for 4 challenges.....
Divas by Design
http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.com/2013/03/use-metal.html
Cupcake Craft Challenge
http://cupcakecraftchallenges.blogspot.com/2013/03/cupcake-235-cool-men.html
Cute Card Thursday
http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-262-brass-in-pocket.html
Mojo Monday
http://mojomonday.blogspot.com/2013/03/mojo-monday-286.html
with his sketch...

Here is my take on these challenges...
























Paper: My Minds Eye and Textured Cardstock
Image of Accordian  from the internet
Stickers from my stash
Metal Square: Bobunny
"70" My Minds Eye
Weathered Clock Die: Tim Holtz
Pearls: Zva Creations

Friday, March 29, 2013

Op Jul Huweliksdag

I am entering this card for 3 challenges....
Lili's Little Fairies Challenge
http://liliofthevalleythursdaychallenge.blogspot.com/2013/03/buttons-n-bows.html
Wild Orchid Challenge
http://wildorchidchallenge.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-73buttons-and-bows.html
Divas by Design
http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.com/2013/03/use-metal.html

Here is my take on these challenges...





















Paper: Colormates and K&Co
Image: Lili of the Valley Mini Master pieces
Flowers: Bobunny and Wild Orchid Crafts
Doily, lace, ribbon and pearls: Wild Orchid Crafts
Dies: Spellbinders, Memorybox Inc, Magnolia Doohickey
Martha Stewart heart punch
Corner Punch: Fiskars
Metal and bling heart from my stash

Vir die Bruid en Bruidegom

I am entering this card for 3 challenges:
The Shabby Tea Room
http://theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2013/03/week-159-lovely-layers.html
with this yummy inspiration and sketch....




Wild Orchid Challenge,
http://wildorchidchallenge.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-73buttons-and-bows.html
Debbie the Dolphin
http://debbie-thedolphins.blogspot.com/2013/03/debbies-candy-challenge.html
Here is my take on these challenges...



























Paper: Colormates, Maja Design and K&Co
Image sourced from the internet
Lace: Melissa Francis
Pearls: Zva Creations
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts
Martha Stewart leave punch
Spellbinders: Frame, banner and lacey border
Ribbon from my stash
Ink: Colorbox

Monday, March 25, 2013

Altered Watch Tin

I am entering this project for 3 challenges...
1. Wild Orchid Challenge
http://wildorchidchallenge.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-73buttons-and-bows.html
2. Sugar Creek Hollow
http://sugarcreekhollow.blogspot.com/2013/03/54-altered-state.html
3. Charisma Cardz
http://charismacardz.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-11-die-cuts.html

Here is my take on these  challenges...


 
Old tin from a watch I bought many years ago.
Paper: Maja Design
Pearls: Zva Creations
Spellbinder dies: Doily and Foliage
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts
Ribbon from my stash
Bakers Twine: DCWV
Button: Jenny Bowlin
Image: http://www.etsy.com/shop/bydigitalpaper?ref=seller_info
Ink: Colorbox Ink

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Something Blue

Let's Scrap Sketch 3-6-13
3-6-13
Here is my layout....


 
 
The dark purple and blue roses are real roses but chemically treated to get the brilliant colours.
The little bling heart under the shoe, was from my stash and I glued it under her shoe.
Paper: Colormates and K&Co
Butterflies: Jolee's Boutique
Bling: Bella Bling
Dies: Quick kutz, Spellbinders, Magnolia Doohickeys
Paper flowers and ribbon from my stash
Brads: Basic Grey
Purple Dymo tape used for Title
Martha Stewart Punches
 

Saturday, March 23, 2013

Happy Birthday (3yr)

I am entering this card for 2 challenges....
1. Creative Craft Challenges 2
http://creativecraftchallenges2.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-6-for-kids.html
2. Charisma Cardz
http://charismacardz.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-11-die-cuts.html
3. Divas by design
http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.com/2013/03/babies-and-toddlers.html

Here is my take on these challenges...



Paper: Textured Cardstock and Maja Design
Buttons and "3" sticker from my stash
Fish: Cuttlebug dies
Stamp: Just Rite Stamps
Ink: Archival Ink
Baker's Twine: DCWV
Picture sourced from internet: Pinterest
Spellbinders: Scallop circle and banners

Happy Birthday

I am entering this card for 3 challenges...
1. The Shabby Tea Room
http://www.theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2013/03/week-158-anything-goes.html
2. Charisma Cardz
http://charismacardz.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-11-die-cuts.html
3. Let's Scrap Weekly Sketch Challenge 3-20-13
http://letsscrap.ning.com/
with this sketch...


Here is my take on these challenges....



 
Paper: Textured Cardstock and Maja Design
Picture: The Graphics Fairy
Dies: Magnolia Doohickeys-tag and butterfly
Spellbinders: Scalloped circle and Foliage
Punches: Martha Stewart
Pearls, flowers and seam binding: Wild Orchid Crafts
Stamp: Just Rite Stamps
Satin Ribbon from my stash

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Happy Birthday (1 yr)

I am entering this card for 4 challenges....
1. Mojo Monday
http://mojomonday.blogspot.com/2013/03/mojo-monday-285_18.html
with this sketch....











2. Cupcake Inspirations
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-202.html
with this photo inspiration...


3. Creative Craft Challenges2
http://creativecraftchallenges2.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-6-for-kids.html
4. Divas by Design
http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.com/2013/03/babies-and-toddlers.html

Here is my take on these challenges....


 
 
Paper: Maja Design, Colormates
Image and Banner: Free Pretty things for you
Flower: Prima
Ribbon from my stash
Dies: Memory Box Inc and Spellbinders

Fond Easter Wishes

I am entering this card for 5 challenges...
1. The Shabby Tea Room
http://www.theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2013/03/week-158-anything-goes.html
2. Sugar Creek Hollow
http://sugarcreekhollow.blogspot.com/2013/03/53-vintage-easter.html
3. In the Pink
http://inthepinkchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2013/03/challenge-17-springeaster-in-pink.html
4. Debby Dolphin
http://debbie-thedolphins.blogspot.com/2013/03/debbies-candy-challenge.html
5. Cute Card Thursday
http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-261-easter-parade.html

Here is my take on these challenges...


 
Paper: Maja Design, My Time Made Easy and Colormates
Image: Sourced from the internet
Dies: Memory Box INC, Magnolia Doo Hickeys
Pearls, roses, ribbon and doily: Wild Orchid Crafts
Punches: Martha Stewart

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Happy Mother's Day

I am entering this card for 3 challenges...
The Shabby tea Room
http://www.theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2013/03/week-157-oh-so-pretty-in-pink.html
with this photo inspiration...

PINK, RIBBON/LACE/TULLE and a FLOWER!
Wild Orchid Challenge
http://wildorchidchallenge.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-72a-sketch.html
with this sketch...

KAS_Sketch
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 



 
In the Pink
 
Here is my take on these challenges...
 


 
Paper: Colormates and Maja Design
Flowers: Prima and Wild Orchid Crafts
Ribbons and lace: Wild Orchid Crafts and Bobunny
Pearls: Zva Creations
Stamp: Just Rite Stamps
Corner punch: Fiskars
Leave Punch: Martha Stewart
Square Punch: CM
Dressmakers doll: Tim Holtz/Sizzix
Ink: Colorbox

Saturday, March 9, 2013

70th Birthday Card for a man

I am entering this card for 2 challenges...
Cupcake Inspirations
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2013/03/200th-challenge-blog-hop-and-special.html
Challenges 163

Mojo Monday
http://mojomonday.blogspot.com/2013/03/mojo-monday-283-contest.html
with this sketch...












Here is my take on these challenges...


Paper: DCWV, Colormates and K&CO
Centre piece is cut by hand from the 12"x12" page and popped up with foam squares
Shell chipboard and Seahorse Sticker: K&Co
Fake stitching done with dressmakers wheel and joined with a fine point pen
"70" Memory box die
Ink: Colorbox Inks

Bunny Card

I am entering this card for the following challenges...
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2013/03/200th-challenge-blog-hop-and-special.html
Challenge 62
with this photo inspiration......

http://www.theshabbytearoom.blogspot.com/2013/03/week-156-frame-it.html
with this photo inspiration...

http://charismacardz.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-9-sketch.html
with this sketch....

http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-259-spring-fever.html
http://cupcakecraftchallenges.blogspot.com/2013/03/cupcake-232-sparkle.html
http://liliofthevalleythursdaychallenge.blogspot.com/2013/03/a-card-for-mum.html
http://inthepinkchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/2013/03/challenge-15-floralmothers-day.html
http://creativecraftchallenges2.blogspot.com/2013/03/challenge-5-mothers-day.html
http://debbie-thedolphins.blogspot.com/2013/02/blog-candy-challenge.html

Here is my take on these challenges.....


Paper: Colormates, plainwhite cardboard and ?????
Image: Lili of the Valley-Mini Masterpieces
Flowers, lace and ribbon: Wild Orchid Crafts and MM
Sparkles: Wild Orchid Crafts
I used 2 scalloped circles to make to frame around the bunny (Spellbinders)
Tag: Magnolia Doohickeys Die
"MOM"Lifestyle Crafts Die Alphas
Leave punch: Martha Stewart
 

Monday, March 4, 2013

Spring Gift Set

Hello Crafty Friends! Hope you all had a wonderful weekend....thanks for stopping by....
Today is "Year in Review" Day over at My Time Made Easy...
http://www.mytimemadeeasy.com/store/
Here is what I made for today's post-release...a Spring gift set.
Products used:
Gardener's Apron
Barrow of Blooms Template
Wildflowers Paper
Simple Seedling Envelope
Tending to the garden Stamp Set
Please be sure to pop over and check out what the rest of the teamies have created for your inspiration today:

 

MTME Design Team


Challenges:
Cupcake Inspirations
http://cupcakeinspirations.blogspot.com/2013/03/200th-challenge-blog-hop-and-special.html
with this photo inspiration......(challenge 68)

 
Charisma Cardz
http://charismacardz.blogspot.com/2013/02/challenge-8-5-patterned-papers.html
Sugar Creek Hollow
http://sugarcreekhollow.blogspot.com/2013/03/51-lovely-lace.html
the little apron card has MF lace in pink.

Sunday, March 3, 2013

Vintage Hearts

I made this little wooden hearts for my mother's guest bedroom.........it is peach, cream and green.
Sugar Creek Hollow
http://sugarcreekhollow.blogspot.com/2013/03/51-lovely-lace.html
Divas by design
http://divasbydesignchallenge.blogspot.com/2013/02/anything-goes.html
Craft us Crazy
http://craftuscrazy.blogspot.com/2013/02/challenge-38-anything-goes-with.html


 
3 White-washed wooden hearst I bought at a sale
Stamped with Ranger Archival Ink in a combination of Venetian and Monarch Orange for the roses and Sap Green and Olive for the leaves
Stamps: Rose - Maya
Leaves: Bobunny
Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts
Oval trinket with butterfly from Bobunny
Ribbon from my stash
Vintage lace: 7 Gypsies
Velvet ribbon: The Ribbon Girl