Wednesday, June 29, 2011

With love..........

I will be entering this card for 2 challenges......

Week #68 "My favorite things"

The Shabby Tea Room

Cupcake Craft Challenges

Cupcake 148... Cooking Up a Storm

Okay, I "baked" a cake ................... on a card and it has a lot of my favourite things.......
I love cake, roses and purple!!!!!!!!

Paper: Bazzill dot, textured cardstock and Wild Rose Studio
Roses: Prima and Hobby Heaven
Organza ribbon
Wilton Doilie
Stamp: Hobby Heaven
"icing" on cake: Basic Grey Doilie paper
Liquid chalk ink: Colorbox

Cupcake 148... Cooking Up a Storm

Cupcake Craft Challenges

Cupcake 148... Cooking Up a Storm

Here is my take on the challenge....

Paper: K&Co
Embellies: MM, K&Co
Paper flowers
Organza ribbon
Safety pin

I will fill this with truffles or shortbread for Christmas................

Sunday, June 26, 2011

Card Challenge Tuesday @ BoBunny

The sketch...........

The card........

Paper and stickers: BoBunny
Sentiment: Wild Rose Studio Stamps

Challenge 170 - Sketch Time!

Cute Card Thursday

Challenge 170 - Sketch Time!

The sketch......

the card.......

Paper: Colormates
Cups and Teapot: Fab scraps
Paper doilie: Sprayed with Enmarc Dazzles
Paper Roses and ribbon: Hobby Heaven
Lace: Webster's pages
Swirl: Enmarc
Stamp: Hobby Heaven
Inside punched with Martha Stewart punches

Saturday, June 25, 2011

Let's Scrap Weekly challenge 6-22-11

The sketch.....

The layout.....

Paper: Basic Grey and Colormates
Flowers: Prima, Doodle Flora and BoBunny
Woollies: Basic Grey
Rub-on: Scrapbook-king
Circles and squares: CM punches

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

I'm entering this card for 2 challenges......
Challenge 169 - Birthstones!

This week we want to see your cards in birthstone colours. You can use any of the birthstone colours

MonthTraditional Birthstone(s)Modern Birthstone(s)Mystical BirthstoneAyurvedic Birthstone
FebruaryAmethyst, Hyacinth, PearlAmethystBloodstoneAmethyst
MarchBloodstone, JasperAquamarineJadeBloodstone
AprilDiamond, SapphireDiamondOpalDiamond
MayEmerald, AgateEmeraldSapphireAgate
JuneCat's Eye, Turquoise, AgateMoonstone, PearlMoonstonePearl
JulyTurquoise, OnyxRubyRubyRuby
AugustSardonyx, Carnelian, Moonstone, TopazPeridotDiamondSapphire
OctoberOpal, AquamarineOpal, TourmalineJasperOpal
NovemberTopaz, PearlTopaz, CitrinePearlTopaz
DecemberBloodstone, RubyTurquoise, Blue TopazOnyxRuby

If you are feeling adventurous...use a couple of them.
Cupcake 147 "sketcharoony"
My card.......

I used a lot of birthstones in the flower centres.
Paper: Fizzy Moon & Colormates
Swirls: Zva
Flower Centres: Prima
Flowers: Flora doodles
Ribbon and lace from my stash.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Week #67 "Classis patterns" @ The Shabby Tea Room

The photo inspiration.......

... and asks that we create a card or project with USING THE COLORS IN THE INSPIRATION PHOTO AND POLKA DOTS AND/OR GINGHAM!
and here is my first shabby chic handmade ornament for my christmas tree........

Pink & White Felt
Pleated Polkadot ribbon: Bobunny
Flower: Prima
Leaves and satin polka dot ribbon: Hobby Heaven
Feathers underneath the trim from a local material shop.

Monday, June 20, 2011

Enmarc-Challenge 4

The sketch....

The layout....

Paper: Colormates, Three bugs in a rug & Scrapping & Kie
Grommets and photo anchor: MM
Explore: K & Co
Gears and screwdriver: Enmarc

Weekly challenge at Let's Scrap 6-15-11

The Sketch.........

The card.......

Paper: Colormates and BoBunny
Stickers, swirl and Cardstock stickers: BoBunny
Watch brad: ?????
PA:  ?????

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Just for You

I'm entering this card for 2 challenges....

1.  Let's Scrap Weekly Challenge 6-15-11
     with this sketch...

2. The Shabby Tea Room 

Week #66 - 'Pink Lemonade'

Hello shabby friends and welcome to another fun week of inspiration and creativity here in the Tea Room!  This week I am your host and have chosen the theme of 'Pink Lemonade' along with this beautiful photo as inspiration ...

... and I ask that we create a card or project with PINK, GREEN, NEUTRALS AND FLOWERS!
and her is my take on the challenge..

Paper: My Minds Eye, Tim Holtz & Colormates
Lace, Pins and Ribbon: MM
Big Rose: Prima
Small paper roses
Pinks lace flowers I made.
Pearls and bling: Prima, Zva
Sentiment stamp: Hobby Heaven

Sunday, June 12, 2011

Weekly challenge at Let's Scrap 6-8-11

The sketch......

The layout...............

Paper: Doodlebugs, Girls Paperie and My Mind'S Eye
Flower circles: Jillibean soup
Title: My Mind's Eye
Bazzill pre-cut border
Different ribbons
Epoxy Swirls and droplets: Color Stories by Blue Hills Studio
Strawberries: K&Co
Green Flower: BoBunny

Thursday, June 9, 2011

The Shabby Tea Room Week#65

Week #65 - 'Technique Week'

... and asks that we create a card or project with EMBOSSING -- wet or dry!  (You need NOT use the colors from the inspiration photo unless you are inspired by them!)
Here is my take on the challenge............

Paper: DCWV, Colormates and Wild Rose Studio
Guipere lace coloured with Tattered Angels Glimmer mist
Tag, Pins and safety pin: MM
Embossing done with a Cuttlebug and lightly inked with Colorbox liquid chalk to make the swirls stand out
Selection of paper flowers
Pearl swirls: Zva Creations
Organza ribbon 

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Happy Birthday

Cupcake 145 Things with tails

*** Things With Tails ***

Nice and easy this one, we'd love to see what you can create incorporating something with a tail. Simples!

and BoBunny

Here is my take on the challenge......

Paper: Bobunny
Stickers: BoBunny
Happy Birthday stamp: Wild Rose Studio
Organza ribbon
Flowers: Flora Doodles

Monday, June 6, 2011

Let's Scrap Weekly challenge 6-1-11

The sketch......

The layout.............

Paper: DCWV, Colormates and Creative Imaginations
Cupcakes: K&Co
Metal circles: Karen Foster
Title: Doodlebugs sugar coated alphas and Sassafras alphas.

Sunday, June 5, 2011

Cupcake 144... Zesty Colour Combo

Cupcake Craft Challenges

Our new challenge, has been chosen by Super Sassy Denise:

... Zesty Colour Combo ...

We'd like to see your projects incorporating all four of the above colours. Simples!
and card sketch NSD2011#10-1

The card..........

Paper and flowers: K&Co
Card: DCWV, bazzill borders.
Sentiment: Doodlebugs sugar coated alphas and yellow Dymo Tape.

Cupcake 144... Zesty Colour Combo