Sunday, April 19, 2015

Christmas Card Challenges 2015 Week #20 - Gingerbread Love

Our Christmas Card Challenge this week is based on
this inspiration photo:



I stamped and paper pieced my Elle's Studio gingerbread people, 
and their accessories, and popped them up
on the Crate Paper background.

I added pearl pen "frosting" and Liquid Applique fur for texture.

Challenges:

Come and Get It : Things that Start with B (boxers, bow, buttons)

Word Art Wednesday : Anything Goes

Creative Knockouts : Texture









Thursday, April 16, 2015

Wizard Magic


This Stamping Bella image makes a perfect card for children
or adults!  After all, everyone could use a little magic 
on their birthday!!

Image was coloured with Copics, and I added "sand" flower soft
for texture, and Stickles on the crystal ball.

Challenges:

Sweet Stampin' : Children's Cards

Come And Get It : Card For A Child

ABC Challenge : H is for Happy Birthday

Creative Inspirations : Seeing Stars

CCEE Stampers : Book Inspiration (Harry Potter)

Creative Knockouts : Texture

Blogabella : Birthday Wishes












Nuts In A Tree


I love this AI sentiment - especially paired with these
fabulous AI gals!!

Image was coloured with Copics, and the shirts were paper pieced.

Image was fussy cut out, and popped up for dimension!

Challenges:

Art Impressions : Make Me Smile

Word Art Wednesday : Anything Goes



Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Thank you "swim" Coach


Tonight is the last night that my son's swim coach will be with the team,
and he will miss her a lot!  He has come so far in the two 
years she has coached him!
I created this simple card with a Bugaboo digi image, coloured with Copics,
and popped up on to a printed background.


Challenges:

Pinspirational Challenge :












Cute Card Thursday : Bonny Blues



Owls In Love


This is my first shaker card in years, so I kept it simple!
I printed a digi clipart image,  used clear acetate for the top,
and filled the shaker box with
table confetti I was using at the bridal shower lunch!

Challenges:

Just Us Girls : Shaker Card

Sentimental Sundays : No Sentiment

Tuesday Throwdown : All Clear

ABC Challenge : G is for Go Digital

Simon Says : April Showers/Spring Flowers






Sunday, April 12, 2015

Christmas Card Challenges 2015 Week #19 - Cycling Snowman


Our Christmas Card Challenge this week is a Travel Theme.


I used a fun clip art image, and then coloured it with Copics.

Challenges:

Word Art Wednesday : Family Friendly

4 Crafty Chicks : Die Cuts

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Lulu Poppies


Another bright and cheery spring card!
Stamping Bella "Lulu" image was coloured with Copics, 
and black Viva pearl pen was added to flower centres.

Top part of image was cut with a circle die, and 
bottom was fussy cut out.

Challenges:

The Paper Players : To "Die" For

Creative Inspirations : A Trio Of… (flower embellishments)

Blogabella : sketch