Saturday, March 31, 2012

Go Fish Challenge #14

It's April Fools today and I still can't even believe that it is April already.  Wow! Time sure does go by fast.  I hope everyone is enjoying their weekend.

It's Challenge #14 over at Go Fish!  But Before we get to that, I just want to take the time to say Thank You to all our Participants. We LOVE seeing all your projects. So all though not everyone can win.  I just want to share this award that I got from my fellow DT Sherrie of Sherrie Scraps with Passion.  This is for all my Awesome Followers and all the GoFish! Challenge Participants.  Here are the details of the Award.

Now here is the Challenge:

and here is my card:
The card base was cut using my Gypsy/Cricut with the Art Philosophy Cartridge.  I would let you know the cut but as I was cleaning up my Gypsy I was so distracted that I actually deleted my Template for Cardbases files, sorry:{
I also used the Cricut Mickey and Friends Cartridge cut at 3.5"
Twine is from The Twinery and I also did some faux stitching on the card.
Sentiment is from My Creative Time "This and That" stamp set

Now head on over to GoFish! and see what the rest of the Design Team has created.  I can't wait to see what you make for this challenge.

Peachy Challenge #11: 3D Object: Candy Containers and Market Street Block Party

It's Saturday today and since everyone is home I have a little bit of time to craft.  Too bad my little one is has a cold, hope he gets better soon.  Hope you are all having a great day!

Create a 3D object that holds candy!

Here is what I made:
I cut this bag using my Cameo.  
I used the PKS Critter Faces in Large
For the Whiskers I used the Sampler Package of Faces
Sentiment is from Jaded Blossom "Bunny Poop", "Sweet Celebration" and Flag Die Set

Also being entered to the following Challenges:
Wacky Wednesday #68 - Easter/Spring Theme

Now here is the card I made for Market Street Stamps Block Party:
Card Size 4.25 x 5.5
I used MSS Stamps:

Enjoy the rest of your Weekend and Don't forget to comeback tomorrow as I have another exciting news.

Friday, March 30, 2012

Challenge Me Monday # 104 Out Like a Lamb

TGIF!  I am so happy that it is finally Friday.  Although no big plans I just love it when everyone is at home and no school or work.

I wanted to join in the Challenge over at Fantabulous Cricut today.
#104 - Out Like a Lamb
Make a project with a gentle animal, lamb, puppy, kitten etc.

Here is my Card:
Card Size 5.25 x 5.25
Cardstock SU! Chocolate Chip
DP DCWV Playtime Stack
I cut my images using my Cricut - Nate's ABC Cartridge @ 3.0 
added some stickles on the pond, bowl and the bubbles that are going up
I used my Imaginisce I-Rock for their Blings
Sentiment is from Crafty Sprouts 'Besties for Life" Stamp Set (I stamped it with SU! Ink and sprayed it with glimmer mist for some glitter)

Have a Great Weekend!

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Dare to be Sassy Thursdays #118

Before I start I just wanted to say Thank You to my blog buddy Sherrie K of Sherrie Scraps with a Passion.  for awarding me with this Award.  If you have never visited her blog before you should definitely stop by because her work is truly AMAZING!.

Now on to another DTBST over at Sassy Studio Designs.  I know we were suppose to have our New Release last week but due to technical difficulties we had to postpone until next month.  Don't worry it is worth the wait though because not only will we be continuing with the 2nd half of the FAN-tastic fan pick images, we will also be celebrating 600+ members over at our group on PCP.  BTW,  did you know that it is absolutely FREE to join at PCP and we do give out a FREE image every Friday too that you can use on the challenge we have over their and sometimes for DTBST. Just saying don't want anybody to miss out on some FAB digi's.

Okay now for our Monthly Christmas Challenge "Use Ribbon and Sparkle"  you know it is never to early to get a head start on Christmas Cards right.  

Here is my Card:
Card Size is 5.25 x 5.25
DP is from Theresa Collins
Flowers from Prima
Ribbon from Michaels
My adorable little image is "Belle Honey" isn't she just the prettiest.

Now head on over to see what the rest of the Awesome DT has created, you won't want to miss it.

Don't forget tomorrow is another Freebie Friday over at our PCP group which is only available for 24 hrs.


Peachy Challenge #10: Just Cards "Faux Stitching"

Hi Everyone, I hope everyone had a good day today.  Mine has been busy mostly with the kiddo's but I finally managed to get my card entry for the Peachy Keen Challenge.

Create a card using faux stitching.

I'm not very good at the faux stitching but I thought I would give it a try.
Card Size 4.25 x 5.5
DP is from Authentique "Journey"
Clouds are from the PKS February 2012 SOTM
That adorable angel is from the PKS January 2012 SOTM
Sentiment is from my Fav, Jaded Blossom "Cheesy Pick Ups" stamp set


Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Exciting News!!!!

I am so excited to share this news with you.  I have been chose to be a Design Team Member over at Redonkulous Designs.  Sheryl is the illustrator and owner of some awesome images and I can't wait to be a part of her new adventure in sharing her creations with you.  This is her very first Design Team and in the upcoming weeks you will be meeting the rest of the Design Team as well.  Her aunt Kimberly of Just Wordz will be our Team Leader, she also has her very own line of Clear Stamps and you can find them Here.  Just in case you haven't seen any of Redonkulous Designs Digi, here is the card that I recently made over the weekend.

Sunday, March 25, 2012

Karber Design Team Monday!

I hope everyone had a wonderful weekend.  I can't believe it is Spring already or almost Summer.  I don't know the weather in TX seems to be very confused at times, LOL.  

Today is DT Monday over at Karber and I have a Spring Card to share with you.  If you don't have Karber image you may want to grab one over HERE or if your not a digi person you can grab some Clear Stamps HERE.

Now on to my card
Card Size 5.25 5.25
DP is from DCWV Nana's Kitchen
That cute Karber image is called "Birds" and guess what it is only for a $1.20
Ribbon is from my stash
Twine is from The Twinery 
Sentiment is from Cardz TV "Think Spring" Stamp Set

Now head on over to Karber and check out what the rest of the Design Team and Guest Designer has created.  Also don't forget to visit the Karber Challenge Blog.

Have a Great Week!

Saturday, March 24, 2012

Cardz TV "Spring"! Blog Hop

Welcome to Cardz TV Spring Blog Hop!  I hope everyone is having a great weekend. The Cardz TV DT has ton's of inspiration to show you that will get your creative juices flowing.  Now if you are here from Gloria then your in the right place, if not you may want to start in the beginning because trust me you don't want to miss a single creation.

On to my project.  I found the most cutest/adorable image that would go perfect for the Cardz TV sentiment, I used.  It is from Redonkulous Designs.
Card Size: 5.25 x 5.25
DP is from DCWV Baby Girl Stack
Image is from Redonkulous Designs called "Babies and Butterflies" (aren't they just the sweetest)
Twine is from The Twinery and Trendy Twine
Banners are from Jaded Blossom Flag Die Set
Butterflies are from MS Punch
I also did some Stitching around my card.
Sentiment is from Cardz TV "Think Spring" Stamp Set

Now head on over to Lynn to see what she has in stored for you.

Now all you had to do is leave a comment to each DT and over at Cardz TV for your chance to win 2 sets winner choice of your very own Cardz TV Stamps.

Here's the hop order:


Friday, March 23, 2012

Kreative Blogger Award

Hi Everyone,  I hope you don't forget to stop by Paper Craft Planet for a SSD Freebie.  You can find more info Here.

My blog buddy Shirl of Creations by Shirl has awarded me this awesome award.  She is the sweetest, if you don't know here yet you really should stop by her blog.  Her creations are such an inspiration.  Thank you so much Shirl for sharing this award to me.  It really is such an honor.
Along with this reward is a request to share with you 10 random facts about myself.
Here goes:

*  I'm a SAHM to 4 Kiddos

* I love to craft

* I love to read

* I love Action Movies

* I love to sleep (Nap) with my kids

* I'm a Homebody

* I love the water

* I love anything Disney (Princess)

* I want to go to Hawaii again

* I love having a house

Now I would like to share this award to following bloggers, who inspires me with their awesome creations and motivates me with their never ending sweet comments. 

I happily present to you:
Glora - Glora's Crafts
 Emily - Emmie-Lou Who... Stamps and You
Jayne - Jayne Designs
Chris - Scrappin' Ninja
Linda - Scrapcat Cards by Linda
Kathy - Will Stamp for wine
Regan - Charmed Stamping

Now that you have received the award, you can participate by doing the following.
* 1 - link back to the person who gave it to you 
* 2 - Share 10 random facts about yourself
* 3 - Pass on the award onto 7 other people
* 4 - Follow the person that gave you the award.

Have fun and Have a Wonderful Weekend

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Fabulous Freebie Friday - Pedi Party

It is Fabulous Freebie Friday over at our Sassy Studio Designs group at Paper Craft Planet.  Every Friday we give away an image that you can use to join us in our challenge.  This image is sometimes available over at the SSD Store, a retired image or a never before seen image.  You just have to check it out Every Friday.  Images are only available as a Freebie for 24hrs. 

The freebie this week is Pedi Party and the challenge is to Rub a Dub Dub use a Sponge.....must have ink sponging somewhere on project..
Card Size: 5.25 x 5.25
DP is Authentique "Blissful" collection
I also paper pierced the chair of the image with DCWV Lemon Flower Stack
Sentiment is from Cardz TV Stamps "Sweet Talk"

Head on over to Paper Craft Planet and join us for the fun !

Have a Great Weekend!

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Jinger Adams: Design Team Call

Hello my fellow Creative Crafters.  

Jinger Adams and The Scrapbooking Queen is having a DT call  and I am really excited about this (and very nervous).  They have several spots to fill and I would be really honored if I was picked.  To tell you the truth I was really having a hard time what to make for this call.  Although I love using my Cricut and Learning to use my Cameo, we all know my style is coloring with my Copics.

Inspired by Jinger AdamsThe Scrapbooking Queen

 I really hope they like my creation, here is what I created for the Call:
Here is a close up:
 Here is a close up of the inside
Card Size 5.25 x 5.25 (Easel Card)
DP is from Imaginisce "Enchanted" 6 x 6 paper pack
I used a Meljen Designs Digi Image called Tutu Sweet
I used my copics to color this cute image as you can see I didn't stick to a solid color.  I also added stickles to her skirts.
Spellbinder Circle and Lacey Circle to mat and stamp my sentiment on
Sentiment is from SP and Co Lovely Labels
Flowers are from Recollection
Blings I used my I-rock
Scallop Punch is from SU!
I also used some liquid pearls around the Lacey Circle

Wish me Luck!

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Peachy Challenge #09: Color Challenge

Hi Everyone,  Happy Hump Day!  I wanted to join the Peachy Challenge using my new Cameo.  Still learning how to cut with it and sometimes it is usually USER error, LOL!  I also learned that I need the Critter Faces in Small (I have the Large)  So for my card today I had to use a lot of masking my poor monkey.

The Challenge is to create a project of your choice using the color palette as an inspiration.

Here is my card:
Card Size 5.25 x 5.25
DP DCWV Playtime Stack
SVG Cut from Treasure Box Designs called "Zoo much Fun"
Sentiment is from Cardz TV "Critter Captions"
Twine is from the Twinery
PKS face is "Critter Faces" in Large

Sunday, March 18, 2012

Karber Design Team Monday!

Hi Everyone.  I don't know if it's just me but I swear ever since we moved I feel like there just isn't enough time of the day!  It has going by really fast.

Anywho, Welcome to another Design Team Monday over at Karber.  I tell you these little images are just so CUTE!  Have you visited her store lately, tons of adorable stuff and you can check it out Here and if your not a digi but an actual clear stamp kinda person, you can check some out over Here.

For my project today, I decided to make a Corner Bookmark and you can find a tutorial here at Splitcoast Stampers.

The image I used is Twinkle Little Star (isn't he just the cutest)

Now don't forget to stop by and visit what the rest of the Design Team has created.  Also don't forget to join the Karber Challenge Blog the theme is "Use of Flower and of course a Karber Stamp".

Saturday, March 17, 2012

My Little Mermaid

The theme for their challenge is 
Things are looking Grimm (create a project based on a fairy tale, fable or children's story)

Here is my card based on what else but Little Mermaid
Card Size is 5.25 x 5.25
I used the fiskars punch for the waves
The plants, flowers and shells are from the Disney "Dreams Come True" Cartridge
That Gorgeous image is from Sassy Studio Designs Little Honey's "The Little Mermaid"

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Cardz TV Challenge #7 "Let's Get Sketchy"

TGIF! Welcome to another Cardz TV Challenge and it is a Sketch Challenge.
Winner of this challenge will win a Cardz TV Stamp of their choice.  You have until March 18, 12am est to link up your creation and I can't wait to see them.
Card Size 4.25 x 5.5
DP DCWV "The Celebration Stack"
Sentiment is from Cardz TV Stamps "Critter Captions"
Cake is from the Cricut - Sweet Treat Cartridge
Lion is from the Cricut - Create -a - Critter Cartridge
I welded them together using my gypsy, I cut the lion 2x and just trimmed the 2nd head to sit on action wobble.
PKS face used is Critter Faces Set A  - Large (isn't that so cute)
I used the cuttlebug spots and dots for the cake
Twine is from Trendy Twine

Now head on over to Cardz TV and check out what my fellow DT members have created.

Also for the following Challenge:
Wobble Wednesdays: Challenge #1 - Anything Goes

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Go Fish Challenge #13

This is my 2nd post of the day, to see my CDAC creation just scroll down.  Thanks.

Welcome to another Go Fish Challenge!  I am so excited for this challenge because I actually made a Home Decor to put at my front door.

I used Cricut - Art Philosophy Cartridge for the Flowers (yes, my son helped me with them) as you know I have no patience rolling and glueing them together, LOL  But I did glue the flower on the circle foam though.
I believe the flower size are between 3.5" to 4"
I also used some Jaded Blossom Items
Flag Die
Bunny Poop
Easter Treats

Don't forget to visit us over at Go Fish! Challenge Blog to see what the rest of the Awesome DT has created. Our prize this week is being sponsored by our very own DT Emily.

I got my Cricut - Art Philosophy for "C".  Join HER TEAM as a new consultant in the month of March and you will receive the Cricut Art Philosophy bundle for free along with the purchase of your new consultant kit. Don't worry, if you already have the Cricut Art Philosophy bundle you can select $100 worth of select product. This is an amazing deal so if you were thinking about taking the plunge and becoming a new consultant this is the month to do it.

Also being entered for challenge:

CDAC Progressive Challenge #15

Welcome to another CDAC Progressive Challenge #15

Theme: Baskets or Bunnies
Theme is not mandatory, just have fun and make some creations.

How does the CDAC Progressive Challenges work? The CDAC Progressive Challenge is a proactive freebie challenge. What that means is as long as you are proactive by making and submitting cards to this challenge you will continue to get freebies offered in a large variety of styles. These images are created by the artists that have groups here on CDAC and by those that participate in the CDAC drawing Challenges. This is a fun way to get and use fabulous images that will be offered during these challenges. You will have a full two week to enter the challenge, so not only will you get these images free (if you started with cdacpc9), but if you participate in each of the challenges during that series you will go into the drawing for the Grand Prize. EVERYONE that plays is a winner, because EVERYONE that plays earns the next challenges images for free. Repeat the process again, and you will receive the next freebies again and so on and so on.....

You can find the Rules of the Challenge Here.. and you can join Here..

and on to my card

Card Size 3 x 3
DP DCWV Nana's Baby Boy
Twine is from Trendy Twine
Image is from A Day for Daisies called "My Little Toys"
Sentiment and Dies used are from My Creative Time "Teeny Tag Greetings"

Now go see what the rest of the Design Team has created.

Blog Award

To see my PKS entry, please scroll down because I think my gnome's are totally adorable.

Today I received an award from Sweet Jessica of Chick-n-Scrap.  Thank you so much Jessica you are the sweetest.  If you haven't visited her blog or not a follower you definitely should because her work is Amazing.
 Here are the rules and guidelines for this award:
~Thank the person who gave you this award. That’s common courtesy.  
~Include a link to their blog. That’s also common courtesy — if you can figure out how to do it. 
~Next, select up to 16 blogs/bloggers that you’ve recently discovered or follow regularly. ( I would add, pick blogs or bloggers that are excellent!)
~Nominate those  bloggers for the Versatile Blogger Award — you should include a link to their site for others to see how versatile they really are.
~Finally, tell the person who nominated you 7 things about yourself."

Here are my 16 in no particular order:

There are so many more that I can add because really there are so many more of you that inspire me so until next time.  Thank you again Jess and to all the blogs listed and not listed that I follow.  Everyone is truly Awesome.