Thursday, August 17, 2017

Tickled Pink...

I love flamingos.
I always think they are fun and remind
me of long summer days.


Creative Details
Image: Darcie Heater Rubber Stamps
Copics: tender pink, slate
Inks: Distress Oxides
Embellishments: sequins, ribbon, gems, tin pins

Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Snowflake's Promise - anything goes
Crafty Animals - must have animals
Crafty Friends - anything goes
Crafting With friends - anything goes
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
Fashionable Stamping - use inks
In the Pink - anything goes pink
Moving Along With the Times - "B"
Not Just Cards - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
Simon Says - sentiment
The Artistic Stampers - anything goes stamped
The Daisy Chain - anything goes
Through The Craftroom Door - anything goes
Tuesday Throwdown - anything goes
4 Crafty Chicks - sequins
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
Wonderful Wednesday - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Under the Sea...

Welcome to the Creatalicious Challenge.
Our challenge theme is glitter or bling.
Our sponsor is Cute as a Button with darling images!


Creative Details
Image: Cute as a  Button
Copics: cool shadow, pale cobalt green, sand, sepia
Inks: Ranger Alcohol Inks on Yupo Paper
Embellishments: gems, glitter, ribbon, stickers, Nuvo drops

Challenges
A Snowflake's Promise - anything goes
Color Crazy - anything goes
Crafting By Design - anything goes
Crafting with an Attitude - anything goes
Crafting From the heart - anything goes
Createful Hearts - anything goes
Crafty Friends - anything goes
Country View - blues and greens
Crafts Galore encore - anything goes
Daisy Chain - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Ike's World - anything goes/abyss
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
Scrappers Delights - anything goes
Stamping Sensations - anything goes
The Fairy and the Unicorn - anything goes/sea
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes



Stay Warm Harted,

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Sip by Sip...

Some times you find a stamp that is just 
too cute and you have to buy. 
This stamp fits in that category and made
for a fun card as I also experimented 
with the new Distress Oxide Inks.


Creative Details
Image: Stamping Bella
Copics, tender pink, cerise, lilac, grey, leaf
Inks: Distress Oxide Inks
Embellishments: gems, glitter, ribbon

Challenges
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - creature
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Craft-dee Bowz - handmade bow
Craft Rocket - animals
Crafty Animals - animals
Crafty Sentiments - pearls or bling
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Eclectic Ellapu - anything goes
House of Cards - floral
Little Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
Making Memories - anything goes/for the ladies
One Crazy Stamper - favorite things
Paper Craft Happy - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
Really Reasonable Ribbon - use ribbon
Simply Create Too - flowers
Simply Papercraft - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,


Sunday, August 6, 2017

A lemonade day...

Welcome to the August challenge at the
This time our challenge is to recycle something. 
Lucky for me our sponsor is Melonheadz and I was able
to use their Lemonade Stand bundle for my project. I recycled 
a tin lid from the end of can of frozen lemonade and make my
own embellishment!


The Creative Details
Image: Melonheadz
Copics: cashmere, buttercup, napoli, cool shadow
Watercolors
Embellishments: ribbon, enamel dots, glitter, metal lid
Tools: border punch

Challenges
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Classic Design Team Open - anything goes
Color Crazy - anything goes
Craft-Dee Bowz - bow
Crafting With an Attitude - anything goes
Crafts Galore encore - anything goes
Crafting By Design - anything goes
Crazy 4 Challenges - summer
CCC Digi - buttons and/or bows
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
OLLCB - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Really Reasonable Ribbon - use ribbon
Simply Papercraft - anything goes
Simon says Monday - food or drink
Stamping Sensations - anything goes
Sweet Stampin' - summer fun
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Ahoy Bear...

Welcome to the August Challenge at
This month our fabulous sponsor is Bugaboo Stamps
and our theme is "Animals."


Creative Details
Copics: putty, sand, strong red, antwerp blue
Embellishments: gems, stickers, glitter

Challenges
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - creature
Allsorts - colors of your flag
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
Bugaboo Crafty Challenge - anything Bugaboo
Crafty Animals - anything with animal
Craft Rocket - animals
Creative Moments - summer fun
Day Dreamer - anything goes
DL.Art August - anything goes
Eclectic Ellapu - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Little Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
Love to Scrap - for a child
Paper Craft Happy - animal
Paper Creator - for a child
Paper Shelter - anything goes
Send a Smile 4 Kids - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Friday, August 4, 2017

Rose Buds...

Our challenge is always anything goes.
This month our sponsor is Bugaboo Stamps!!


The Creative Details
Copics: lt. peach, tender pink, blush, pale moss
Embellishments: sugared glitter, gems, ribbon

Challenges
Aud Sentiments - no sentiment on front
Bugaboo Crafty Challenge - anything bugaboo
Cardz 4 Galz - pastels
Color Crazy - anything goes
Come and Get It - flowers
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafting with an Attitude - anything goes
CCC Digi - buttons and/or bows
DL Art August - anything goes
Eclectic Ellapu - anything goes
House of Cards - floral images
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Making Memories - anything goes/for the ladies
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Getting Ready for Beach...

This is a month-long challenge and our theme is
"anything goes." This month I am using a darling 
beach themed card from Pattie's Shop!


Creative Details
Image: Pattie's Creations
Copics: powder blue, crimson, pale moss, sand
Embellishments: glitter, enamel dots, stickers

Challenges
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - creature
Aurora Wings - fur and feathers
Crafty Animals - animals
Craft Rocket - animals
C.R.A.F.T - color inspiration
Creative Moments - summer fun
Digi Stamps 4 Joy - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Paper Craft Happy - animal
Sasayaki Glitter - colors of the rainbow
Through the Craftroom door - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes


Stay Warm Harted,

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Collecting Shells...

We are always "anything goes."
Our sponsor is Cute as a Button
and I am using their darling image to make 
this summer themed card.

Creative Details
Image: Cute as a Button (Alana Shell collector)
Copics: migonnette, orange, sand
Embellishments: gems, ribbon, shell stickers


Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Allsorts - photo inspiration
Artistic Inspiration - anything goes
Brown Sugar - anything goes
Class Design Team Open - anything goes
Craft-Dee Bowz - bow
Crafty Sentiments - anything goes
Crafts Galore encore - anything goes
Colour Crazy - anything goes
Cupcake Inspiration - beach
Crafting with Friends - anything goes
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Creative Moments - summer fun
Day Dreamer - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Really Reasonable Ribbon - anything with ribbon
Simply Papercraft - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Sew special..

Welcome to the Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge.
This is a month-long challenge and all about using
your patterned papers.


Creative Details
Image: Stampers Anonymous
Copics: putty, sand, mallow
Embellishments: ribbon, buttons, notebook

Challenges
Artistic Inspiration - anything goes
A Snowflake's Promise - anything goes
Brown Sugar - anything goes
Classic Design Team - anything goes
Crafting with Friends - anything goes
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
DL Art August - anything goes
Eclectic Ellapu - anything goes
HeArtful Stamping - Anything with a stamp
Love to Craft - anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Have a succulent birthday...

Today I am posting a fun birthday card. Everyone seems
to be wild about succulent plants.
So, here is a card using succulents and
 I paper pieced the pot.


Creative Details
Image: Stamps of Life
Colors: Copics and Distress Inks
Embellishments: ribbon enamel dots
Technique: paper piecing

Challenges
Artistic Inspiration - anything goes
Brown Sugar - layers
Color Crazy - anything goes
Crafting from the Heart - anything goes
Crafting with friends - anything goes
Crafty Sentiments - anything goes
Craftholics R Us - anything goes
Cupcake Inspirations - in the garden
Day Dreamer - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
HeArtful Stamping - anything goes, plus stamp
House That Stamps Built - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
My Time to Craft - in the garden
PIP - anything goes
Ribbon Girls - anything goes plus ribbon
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes
Through the Craftroom door - anything goes
Wonderful Wednesday - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Seal at Sea...

Welcome to the Pile it On challenge.
This month we are sponsored for the last time by Kenny K
and we are sorry to see them go. Our bonus challenge is use
something with the letter "S"
Also don't forget we are having a design team call this
month so be sure to check out the details.

 Creative Details
Image: Kenny K
Copics: toner grey, petroleum blue
Embellishments: starfish, gems, washi tape, shell, sticker

Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Snowflake's Promise - anything goes
CCC Digi - anything goes
Come and Get It - 2 or more designer papers
Crafty Calendar - anything goes
Crafts Galore Encore - anything goes
Craft Rocket - anything goes
Crafting With An Attitude - anything goes
Crafting With Friends - anything goes
Create and Inspire - anything goes
Eclectic Ellapu - sea - summer colors
Glitter n sparkle - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Love to Scrap - anything goes
Pink Gem - animals
Mix It Up - anything goes
Monochrome Magic - monochromatic
Not Just Cards - anything goes
QKR - by the sea
The Corrosive Challenge - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - anything with animal

Stay Warm Harted,

Saturday, July 15, 2017

My Own Tent...

Our theme this time is "summer."
This is a two-week challenge and we are sponsored by
Dr. Digi Stamps - they are always fun and quirky.


Creative Details
Hiker Image: Dr. Digi
Sign Image: Imagine That
Copics: crimson, napoli yellow, powder blue, sepia
Inks: Distress Inks
Embellishments: stars 

Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
CCC Digi - anything goes
Card Mania - summer fun
Craft Rocket - anything goes
Crafting With friends - anything goes
Create and Inspire - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Imagine That! - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Making Memories Crafting - anything goes/not square
Mix It Up - anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Oddball Stamps - anything goes - sky of stars
The Corrosive Challenge - anything goes
The Crafty Addicts - humorous
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,