Saturday, April 29, 2017

A Sweet Friendship Refreshes the Soul

   
Happy Saturday everyone!

Today I am sharing a project from The Project Bin!
For today's card, I am showcasing a versatile birthday stamp set called #bff.

This seems to be one of my go-to sets from TPB as the sentiments are so nice and perfect for friends! 

Here's a close up of my sentiment panel:



...and one more look at the whole card:


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:



Here is a link to the #bff stamp set used:

#bff with outline


If you haven't heard of The Project Bin, hop on over to the HOME PAGE and check us out! I will be back next Saturday with another project for you! Cheers!


Thursday, April 27, 2017

4 CC #348 {Gift Card Holders}


Happy "4 Crafty Chicks" Thursday everyone!

This week, it is my turn to bring you all the challenge theme and I am looking to see some different gift card holder ideas...I really like giving gift cards and I would love to have some ideas on how to give them :)

4 CC #348 {GIFT CARD HOLDERS}


This gift card holder was one that I made before Christmas at a class with my Stampin' Up! Demo, Diane. Leanne was here visiting at the time and it just so happened she could come too - it was a blast!



All products on my gift card holder are from Stampin' Up!

I am entering my card into the following challenges:



Thanks so much for stopping in today and please check out what the rest of the Chicks have in store for you using my theme for this week:

Christine (Guest Designer)

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Saturday, April 22, 2017

Coincidence is....


Happy Saturday everyone!

Today I am sharing a project from The Project Bin!
For today's card, I am showcasing a very cool set chalk-full of sentiments from famous people - like Albert Einstein - called Wise Men

Here's a close up of my sentiment panel:




...and one more look at the whole card:


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:



Here is a link to the Wise Men stamp set used:


Wise Men_Rev 2_watermark

If you haven't heard of The Project Bin, hop on over to the HOME PAGE and check us out! I will be back next Saturday with another project for you! Cheers!


Thursday, April 20, 2017

4 CC #347 {Butterflies}


Happy "4 Crafty Chicks" Thursday everyone!

This week, our wonderful Tamie is our challenge hostess and she's issuing the following:

4 CC #347 {BUTTERFLIES}


For my card, I wanted to go softer and more delicate as that is usually what I relate butterflies to - being delicate and soft and beautiful :)


STAMPS: None
PAPER: Whisper White, Coastal Cabana, Crisp Cantaloup
INK: None
EXTRAS: floral embossing folder, Fancy Butterflies dies (MFT), Celebratory Greetings (MFT), sparkly gum drops (YNS), foam squares

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:



Thank you so much for stopping in today! Be sure to hop on over to the hen house and check out what the other Chicks have created for you! We would love to see your "BUTTERFLY" creations in our gallery! Happy crafting....


Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Back with my "Bestie" and OCS


Happy Thursday everyone!

Welcome back to my blog....I am back with another guest designer spot with One Crazy Stamper

High Hopes Stamps has released some amazingly cute and adorable stamps and I get the pleasure of showing you this cutie:
  

This cutie is called "Besties" and you can find the whole collection from High Hopes HERE on the One Crazy Stamper website.....

I stamped my image on Xpress It! Copic paper and colored her in with Copic Markers. I added a die cut "hi" and a sweet sentiment, some pearls and popped up the image panel with some foam tape.....


Supplies used:

 Copic MarkersPaper:Xpress It Blending Cardstock, DP - Perfectly Plaid - Winter (Lawn Fawn), MFT "Hi" die, Sentiment from YNS set called Coco Sweet Treats, foam tape and Square stitched dies

There is also an option to use the following sketch for the challenge this month:


Thank you so much for stopping in today - be sure to hop on over to the OCS Blog for more wonderful inspiration from the amazingly talented Design Team! Cheers!

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Quilted Birthday Greetings


Happy Saturday everyone!

Today I am sharing a project from The Project Bin!
For today's card, I am showcasing a versatile birthday stamp set called Born Yesterday

The stamp set comes with a cute birthday cake image and 6 sentiments to go along with it :) 

Here's a close up of my sentiment panel:

I love the font on this Happy Birthday sentiment - it can be used for feminine, masculine or kids' birthday cards! Awesome!



I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:



Here is a link to the Born Yesterday stamp set/die used:




If you haven't heard of The Project Bin, hop on over to the HOME PAGE and check us out! I will be back next Saturday with another project for you! Cheers!


Friday, April 14, 2017

Paper Sweeties April 2017 New Release Party!



Are you ready to P-A-R-T-Y?! It's "release day" over at Paper Sweeties!

The new stamp set and sweet cuts dies are absolutely ADORABLE - you don't want to miss this release! 


Love U to Pieces stamp set
You add Color to my Life stamp set
Sweet Cuts - You add Color 
Sweet Cuts - Square Scallop Frames

For today's card, I used the new set "Love You to Pieces" and the new "Sweet Cuts Square Scallop Frames"


Here's a close up of the GORGEOUS font in the new stamp set:


Please be sure to check out what the rest of my Paper Sweeties team mates have created for you using this months stamps and sweet cuts:

Debbie Marcinkiewicz – Paper Sweeties
Nancy Salkeld

I hope that you have enjoyed today's release party revealings and tomorrow we will be finishing up with a Release Rewind - be sure to tune in! 

Remember that our Monthly Challenge is still going through the rest of April and we'd love to have you play along...you may be the winner of a $25 gift certificate to the Paper Sweeties shop and a Guest Designer for the following month! 




Thursday, April 13, 2017

Paper Sweeties April 2017 New Release Sneak Peeks!

Happy Friday everyone!



Today is a very special and FUN day - we are starting the sneaky peeks for our April Release over at Paper Sweeties!

The new products being released:

Love U to Pieces stamp set
You add Color to my Life stamp set
Sweet Cuts - You add Color 
Sweet Cuts - Square Scallop Frames

Here's the card I made using the new "You Add Color to my Life" stamp set:



I decided to go very CAS for my card and show off the gorgeous paint splatter in this set - there is a matching Sweet Cuts as well in the "You Add Color to My Life" Sweet Cuts set! How fun!!!

Here is a close up:


Please be sure to check out what the rest of my Paper Sweeties team mates have created for you using this months stamps and sweet cuts:

Debbie Marcinkiewicz – Paper Sweeties

Remember that our Monthly Challenge is still going through the rest of April and we'd love to have you play along...you may be the winner of a $25 gift certificate to the Paper Sweeties shop and a Guest Designer for the following month! 



Products used on my card:

You Add Color to My Life Stamp set
Licorice Seam Binding

Be sure to check back in tomorrow for more wonderful release goodies!

4 CC #346 Babies

 

Happy "4 Crafty Chicks" Thursday!

This week, miss Nance is our hostess and she's issued the following challenge:

4 CC #346 {Babies of All Kinds}

This card took me all of about 5 mins to complete....I let the designer paper do ALL the work for me! LOL...the only thing I had to do was cut the cardstock and glue it all down!


Do you see the babies?! They are all taking a ride on the train :)


I am entering my card into the following challenges:



Thanks so much for stopping in today and please check out what the rest of the Chicks have in store for you using Nance's theme for this week:

Christine (Guest Designer)

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Easter Egg Fun


Happy Tuesday! Thanks for stopping in today :)

I am sharing another super cute Easter card made with Craftin Desert Divas goodies....


This time with the super cute 'Bunny Painting Easter Egg' digi stamp...colored up with copic markers and then I bordered the image with the 'Doodles Frames' stamp set. I die cut the "Blessed" sentiment and added glitter for some extra bling....



CDD Products used to make my card:







Thank you so much for stopping in today! Be sure to hop on over to the FB page and check out our inspiration and play along with our monthly challenge! Cheers!

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Saturday, April 8, 2017

Yogi Berra and The Project Bin!


Happy Saturday everyone!

Today I am sharing a project from The Project Bin!
For today's card, I am showcasing a very cool set chalk-full of sentiments from famous people - like Yogi Berra - called Wise Men

Here's a close up of my sentiment panel:




...and one more look at the whole card:


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:



Here is a link to the Wise Men stamp set used:


Wise Men_Rev 2_watermark

If you haven't heard of The Project Bin, hop on over to the HOME PAGE and check us out! I will be back next Saturday with another project for you! Cheers!


Thursday, April 6, 2017

4 CC #345 {Flowers}


Happy "4 Crafty Chicks" Thursday!

The challenge hostess this week is Leanne and I would also like to welcome Christine - our Guest Designer for April. Welcome to the Hen House, Christine!

Leanne's looking to see some of her most favorite embellishments EVER.....

4 CC #345 {FLOWERS}


All products used to make my card are from Stampin' Up! 

I am entering my card into the following challenges:



Thanks so much for stopping in today and please check out what the rest of the Chicks have in store for you using Leanne's theme for this week:

Christine (Guest Designer)


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Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Wishing You....the happiest birthday

 

Happy Tuesday everyone!

Today I am sharing a super cute card I made for a sweet little girl using Little Bear Garden Digi stamp from Craftin Desert Divas. I colored the image with my Copic Markers, added the sentiment from Wishful Thoughts stamp set, then cut it out with the Crazy Stitched Frame die - here's a closer look at this sweet image:


I added a few flowers and some sprinkles and there you have it - super sweet! 

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:



CDD products used to make my card:

Crazy Stitched Frame Dies



Little Bear Garden Digital Stamp



Wishful Thoughts Stamp set



Birthday Girl Sprinkles

DOODLEBUG-Birthday Girl Sprinkles Glossy Enamel Stickers. Nothing catches the eye more than cuteness. Add a touch of shimmer and brilliance to your projects! This package includes forty-five glossy enamel stickers in five different colors and three different sizes (nine of each color and twelve of each size) on one 3-3/4x2- 1/2 inch backing sheet.

Thank you so much for stopping in today! Be sure to hop on over to the blog to see what the rest of the Diva's have created for you! Cheers!

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