Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Just Because card ~ Just A Note {2nd Post}

I used the chevron design paper to showcase the dancing music notes.
I hand cut a banner tag to fit the sentiment and tied it on with a little twine.
I love the cute little hearts on the notes.



*Card base 4.25 x 5.5 in.
*Notes and sentiment from the Love Notes stamp set from CAS-ual Fridays.
*Twine from my stash.
*Design paper from my stash.
*Tuxedo Black stamp pad from Memento.

May your day always be filled with love.
Crafty hugs,   
D~

Please join me and play along with these wonderful challenges:
CAS-ual Fridays #134 Tic, tac, toe {chevrons, white, twine}
DL Art August linky
Suzy Bees Bloomin #42 Anything goes
Add a Little Dazzle #38 Anything goes or inspirational photo
Simon Says {Mon} Anything goes
Crafts 4 Eternity #189 Something old {design paper}

Birthday Card ~ Wishes {1st Post}

My stock of birthday cards is getting quite a restock of late.
I played with some more Verve and lots of purple.
I just love how well this frame highlights my flowers.



*Card base 4.25 x 5.5 in.
*Frame cut using the Rounded Scallop Frame die from Verve Stamps.
*Flowers from the Happy Place stamp set from Verve Stamps.
*Sentiment from tht Wordy Birds stamp set from Verve Stamps.
*Embossed using the Cuttlebug Swiss Dots folder from ProvoCraft.
*Oval cut using the Ovals One die set from Spellbinders.
*G21, BV11 and B32 markers from Copic.
*Twine from Recollections.
*Sequins from Darice.
*Tuxedo Black stamp pad from Memento.

Want a chance to win Verve's entire August release?
Link up your creations using at least one of their 
July release products and you'll be entered in the drawing!

May your day always be filled with love.
Crafty hugs,   
D~

Please join me and play along with these wonderful challenges:
Viva la Verve August wk #3 sketch
Verve Diva Inspiration Sequin stunner
Verve Diva Dare Celebrate good times
Verve Retrospective July release project {Happy Place}
Suzy Bees Bloomin #42 Anything goes
Add a Little Dazzle #38 Anything goes or inspirational photo
613 Avenue Create #85 Anything goes
Through the Craft Room Door Anything goes
Marker Pop #50 Purples {Copics}

       Inspiration sketch

Monday, August 18, 2014

Birthday Card ~ Floral Fun {3rd Post}

My Verve goodies came out to play for this card.
I used the masking technique to create my background.
I have to tell you this flower is really fun to color.
And the butterfly in this set is gorgeous.




*Card base 4.25 x 5.5 in.
*Flowers and butterfly from the Happy Place stamp set from Verve Stamps.
*Sentiment from the Treasured Words stamp set from Verve Stamps.
*Y17, B32, B05, BV00, BG72 and B00 markers from Copic.
*Sequins from Darice.
*Tuxedo Black stamp pad from Memento.

Want a chance to win Verve's entire August release?
Link up your creations using at least one of their 
July release products and you'll be entered in the drawing!

May your day always be filled with love.
Crafty hugs,   
D~

Please join me and play along with these wonderful challenges:
Viva la Verve August wk #3 sketch
Verve Diva Inspiration Sequin stunner
Verve Diva Dare Celebrate good times
Verve Retrospective July release project {Happy Place}
Suzy Bees Bloomin #42 Anything goes
Add a Little Dazzle #38 Anything goes or inspirational photo
613 Avenue Create #85 Anything goes
Marker Pop #50 Purples {Copics}

       Inspiration sketch


Birthday Card ~ Swimmin' {2nd Post}

I played with some more My Creative Time goodies.
I used a new {to me} embossing folder to ink up for my background.
The fish and seaweed are stamped then fussy cut.
The other frame, surfboard and beach ball are die cuts.
I finished off with a sweet sentiment.
Just keep swimmin'...




Inspiration photo

*Card base 4.25 x 5.5 in.
*Frame cut using the Stitched "Capture" Frame With Arrow set from My Creative Time.
*Fish, beach ball, surfboard and seaweed from the Surfs Up set from My Creative Time.
*Sentiment from the It's All About You set from My Creative Time.
*Embossed using blue ink and the Waves folder from Sizzix.
*Tuxedo Black, Tangelo, Cottage Ivy and Danube Blue stamp pads from Memento.

May your day always be filled with love.
Crafty hugs,   
D~

Please join me and play along with these wonderful challenges:
My Creative Time Designer challenge: Colors
DL Art August linky
Open-Minded Crafting Fun #17 Last days of summer
Simon Says {Mon} Anything goes
Pile It On #33 By the sea/beach

Birthday Cards ~ Doggie In the Window {1st Post}

Happy Monday everyone.
School starts soon so I am trying to get in as much crafting as I can.
I played with a lot of My Creative Time goodies for this one.
The colors are a little from the picture and a little of the side colors.




*Card base 4.25 x 5.5 in.
*Frames cut using the Stitched Mini Frame & Arrow set from My Creative Time.
*Dogs cut using the Loyal Friends set from My Creative Time.
*Solid speech bubbles cut using the Fun Speech Bubbles set from My Creative Time.
*Hi speech bubble cut using the Stitched Message Bubble set from My Creative Time.
*Sentiment from the Birthday Buddies set from My Creative Time.
*Design paper from Doodlebug Designs.
*Tuxedo Black stamp pad from Memento.

May your day always be filled with love.
Crafty hugs,   
D~

Please join me and play along with these wonderful challenges:
My Creative Time Designer challenge: Colors
Cut It Up #51 Inspired by a song {Doggie in the window}

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Birthday Card ~ Smile and Shine {4th Post}

My next card is created with another one of my favorite color combos.
I love how pink, purple and turquoise look with black accents.
I scattered silver metal stars around to give my card a clicking camera feel.
The filmstrip is backed with silver glitter paper for a little glam.



*Card base 4.25 x 5.5 in.
*Cameras cut using a Cuttlebug die from ProvoCraft.
*Filmstrip cut using the Snapshot die set from Spellbinders
*Sentiment from the Birthday Bots stamp set from Verve Stamps.
*Design paper from the Twinkle Glitz Stack from DCWV.
*B05 marker from Copic.
*Star sequin/glitter from Darice.
*Tuxedo Black stamp pad from Memento.

May your day always be filled with love.
Crafty hugs,   
D~


Please join me and play along with these wonderful challenges:
Moxi Fab World Clicking cameras
Die Cuttin Divas #178 Fav color combo {black and white}
Suzy Bees Bloomin #42 Anything goes
613 Avenue Create #85 Anything goes

Birthday Card ~ Clicking Camera {3rd Post}

OMGosh I so wish you could see the glittery silver, gray and black
sparkle of the design paper I used on my card.
Black and white is one of my favorite color combs.
Throw in a little glittery goodness and let's celebrate.



*Card base 4.25 x 5.5 in.
*Hey cut using the Stitched Message Bubble Dies from My Creative Time.
*Word bubble cut using the Fun Speech Bubbles set from My Creative Time.
*Camera cut using the Snapshot die set from Spellbinders.
*Circles cut using the Nesting Circles die set from We R Memory Keepers.
*Embossed using the Cuttlebug Swiss Dots folder form ProvoCraft.
*Sentiment from my stash {unknown brand}
*Design paper from the Twinkle Glitz Stack from DCWV.
*Tuxedo Black stamp pad from Memento.

May your day always be filled with love.
Crafty hugs,   
D~


Please join me and play along with these wonderful challenges:
Moxi Fab World Clicking cameras
CAS-ual Fridays #134 Tic, tac toe {black, white, gray}
Word Art Wednesday #145 Anything goes
DL Art August linky
Die Cuttin Divas #178 Fav color combo {black and white}
Suzy Bees Bloomin #42 Anything goes
613 Avenue Create #85 Anything goes
Sentimental Sundays #220 Monochromatic

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