Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Gate Fold Card with Shaving Cream Technique Paper

Made this Gate Fold Card with Shaving Cream Technique background paper using videos from Jessica Taylor - Ink It Up With Jessica Stampin' Up demonstrator....
Gate Fold Card Video
and also her Shaving Cream Technique Video 

Am linking it up at:
Sew Crafty Angel's Papercrafting Tuesday Link Party 
Cuddlebug Cuties Sunday Linky Party

Monday, April 29, 2013

Feeling Sketchy Challenge # 57

Made this for the Feeling Sketchy Challenge # 57
This weeks optional challenge is to use stitching on your card. Faux, hand or machine stitching it doesn't matter which kind.
This was the first time that I used my sewing machine to sew on a card (as you can tell by my mistakes)

Here is the sketch to follow:

Sunday, April 28, 2013

Sunday Stamps Sketch Challenge # 46

Made this card for the Sunday Stamps Sketch Challenge # 46
I used Stampin' Up Designer Series Paper - Beyond the Garden
The background paper I embossed with the Honeycomb pattern (but in the picture you can't really see it)
I used the Elegant Bufferfly punch and the Curly Label punch.

Here is the sketch to follow:

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Words of Comfort Card

Made this words of comfort card.   
I used background paper from Paper Pad Minds Eye & Reflections Craft Tape & a Star punch.

Am entering it in to:
Twist of Faith - Sketch Challenge # 34
Here is the sketch to follow:

Monday, April 22, 2013

Feeling Sketchy Challenge # 56

I colored the car in with Promakers and then added the elements.
The added extra was to make it for a boy/man
Here is the sketch to follow:

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Chevron Strips

On Created For His Glory website they had a link for a video showing how to make Chevron Strips.
It is from Split Coast Stampers
So I tried it out :-)
It was pretty easy to do - the lady gave excellent instructions.........
This is the inside of my card
Here is a picture of both the front and inside of the card together

Am entering it in to:
Created For His Glory (SSIC) - Photo Inspiration # 4
(I copied the layout for this from the card on their website that was made using the Chevron Strips.  She used felt to make her strips.....I used card stock papers.)
And also -
Twist Of Faith Challenge #33 - Birthdays

Monday, April 15, 2013

Thinking of You

Made this "Thinking of You" card...using papers that I won in a Blog Candy contest.
I added three flowers and brads to it and used a Stampin' Up! butterfly punch.

I am entering it in to:

Here is the sketch to follow:

Feeling Sketchy Challenge # 55

Made this "Just A Note" card for the Feeling Sketchy Challenge # 55
Added option was to use die cuts/punch
So I used some Sizzix die cuts and also a butterfly punch.

Here is the sketch to follow:

Progressive Challenge # 5

Bella and Skipper......
Imagine That digi's by Kris - new Progressive Challenge # 5 entry

I colored Bella and Skipper in with Watercolor Pencils....and added some grass and rick rack around the image.
I used the frog background image by Kris and the Hello my friend that was included in the freebie.

Saturday, April 13, 2013

Organization to my Craft/Sewing Room

Finally starting to get some organization to my craft center........

sewing center.........

Friday, April 12, 2013

Polymer Clay

Made 2 necklaces using Polymer Clay.
The picture does not look the best...the top necklace is much bluer in color.
I like the rose flower pattern one.

This is something that I will have to practice doing more of.
I didn't do the greatest of job :(

But it was fun.........

Am linking to:
Sew Crafty Angel - Link Party #5
Cuddlebug Cuties - Sunday Linky

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Just A Note Card

Made this "Just A Note" card using Penny Black clear stamp set called "Dahlias"
Colored the flowers in with Promarkers.

Am entering this into 2 challenges:
1. Penny Black and More April Challenge - Blossoms and Bows
2. I ♥ Promarkers Challenge #163 - Embossing

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Won Blog Candy

Wow......I won some blog candy from   Sew Crafty Angel  and  Cuddlebug Cuties
I am so very thankful and happy :-)
Thank you Angel & Anna

This is what I won:
My Candy came.......
I couldn't believe how fast it came!
Friday April 12th

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Book Marker

Made this book marker.....
Used an digi image called "Prayer Changes Things" by  Beyond The Fringe
And colored her in with Promarkers

Am linking it up to:
Created For His Glory (SSIC) - Scripture Photo Inspiration #3

Monday, April 8, 2013

Feeling Sketchy Challenge # 54

Made this card to enter it in to the Feeling Sketchy Challenge #54
(plus I now will have a nice card to send to someone to encourage them)

Here is the sketch to follow:
Colors Green & Purple

New Tag Made In Paint Shop Pro

Made this new tag in Paint Shop Pro today.
I haven't created in PSP for a while now...felt good to do it again :-)

Friday, April 5, 2013

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Progressive Challenge # 4

The race car image is from  Imagine That...digi's by Kris   
Progressive Challenge Freebie # 4

I made this birthday card for a little boy who is turning one using Kris's image.

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

"Sketch" Card

I came across a sketch blog that was new to me.   I instantly became interested :-)
I a lot of times have trouble designing cards...so I think this blog will be very helpful to me.

I am entering it into their challenge.
Feeling Sketchy Challenge #53

Here is the sketch to follow: