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Monday, 29 September 2014

Flappy Birthday!

Happy Monday my Crafty Friends!

I'm here to share a card I made  for From the Heart Stamps- September Stamp of the Month Challenge using the super cute Flappy Birthday.

 I used soft pastel colors for this card. CS and DP are both Recollections. Pastel Enamel Dots are also Recollections and the Sparkly Enamel Dots are from Close to my Heart.

I colored the image with SN Markers and used Glossy accents on the balloon and eyes of the 3 birdbrains. :o) I cut out the image and Sentiment with Nesting Circles from Lifestyle Crafts.

I used the same DP and CS inside the card as well.

I'd like to enter the following challenge 


From the Heart Stamps- September Stamp of the Month Challenge

Thank you for stoppin' by and Happy Craftin'!

~hugs~
Amy

Sunday, 28 September 2014

GDT- Jellypark Challenges

Good Morning my Crafty Friends!

I'm super excited to share with you my cards as GDT for 

http://jellyparkchallenges.blogspot.ca/

This month's Challenge is 

AUTUMN/FALL COLORS

For this challenge I used Jumping In Leaves. She looks like she's having a blast! :o)

CS  and DP's are from Recollections. Button and Twine are from my stash. I kept the embellies simple with Leaves punched (with med Leaf Punch from Recollections) from different DP's in rich autumn colors. I paper-pierced around the base card layer for added texture.

I colored the image with SN Markers. Here's a closer look:


For my second card I used I'm Nuts About You


I went for CAS using Kraft CS and DP from DCWV. Twine and Button are from my stash. Acorn stickers are from Jolee's. 

I colored the image with Prismacolor Pencils and fussy cut him out. I used pop dots to adhere him to the card. 

I sure hope you've been inspired to play along this fun challenge.

Be sure to check out the DT/GDT's amazing creations for more inspiration!

I wanted to thank Mel and Team over at
 Jellypark Challenges for this fun and wonderful opportunity. 

Happy Craftin'!

Hugs, 
Amy

Saturday, 27 September 2014

Spooky Release

Good Morning my crafty friends, it's time for a


http://freshbreweddesigns.com/

Heather created some spook-tacular digi's for this release! Be sure to check them out here.

For my first card I used "Spooky Latte".
 

 CS & DP's are from American Crafts. Enamel dots are from Recollections. 

I colored the image with SN Markers and Prismacolor pencils with some Silver Gellyroll marker. 
Inked the edges in Recollections eggplant ink. Die cut the image with Spellbinders Ovals and layered it on Spellbinders Scalloped Ovals.

Here's the inside:
Sentiment is from Recollections.

For my second card I used 
"Spooky Set"
http://www.freshbreweddesigns.com/

CS and DP's are Recollections & American Crafts. I used white EP for the sentiment from Recollections.Finished it with Sequins and bat sticker from my stash. 

I colored the image with Prismacolor pencils.

Here's the inside of the card:

Thank you for stoppin' by and I hope you've enjoyed this Spooky Release. 

Happy Craftin'!

~hugs~
Amy


Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Java Happy Birthday!

Good Morning! 

Time for a new Challenge over at

http://freshbreweddesigns.blogspot.ca/2014/06/freshly-brewed-challenge-june-challenge_18.html



COME AND JOIN IN THE FUN!!

September Challenge #2
~Lots of Lattes~

The prize is 3 digi's of winner's choice from
 Fresh Brewed Designs.

I used Java Happy Birthday- how cute is this? And Oh so versatile. :o)


I used CS and DP's from Recollections. Used my Nesting Circles from Lifestyle  Crafts for the image. I created a faux stitch doodle border with Black Gellyroll pen. Finished it off with Silver enamel dots from Recollections and sentiment from Gina K. Designs. 
 

I colored the image with Prismacolor pencils. 

Used the same DP and CS inside as well with another Gina K. Designs sentiment.


I sure hope you grab a cuppa and join us this fun challenge. 

Happy Craftin'
~hugs~


Thursday, 18 September 2014

I Put a Spell on You!

Good Morning Crafty friends!

 It's time for a new challenge over at

http://meljensdesignsdt.blogspot.ca/search/label/challenges



For Challenge #228 the theme is:

KARAOKE
(use a song as inspiration)

Halloween is just around the corner so for this challenge I used "I put a Spell on You" by Screamin' Jay Hawkins for my inspiration; with Little Wizard Mouse.

I used DP from DCWV and CS from Recollections. I used Ribbon from stash with a Resin Black flower and black enamel dots from Recollections. Added epoxy letters for the sentiment. Finished it with a black sparkly star sticker. 

I colored the image with Prismacolor Pencils

So what's your favorite song or song you craft to? Get crafty with it and join us this fun challenge. 


Happy Fall Y'all!

Happy Thursday everyone!

It's time for another challenge over at Creative Knockouts!!

Our challenge for you this week is:

HAPPY FALL Y'all!

Our wonderful sponsor this challenge is:
http://www.craftclassesonline.com/

So I've been wanting to use the adorable images over at Deviant Art  by JadeDragonne
I used Fall- aptly named no? LOL!


DP is by K&Company and CS from Recollections.I Leaves and Pearls in different shades of Orange to finish it off. I kept it simple as I wanted the focal point to be the image.

I colored the image with SN Markers and Prismacolor Pencils and die cut it with my Circles Die from Spellbinders. 

So Happy Fall Y'all- I sure hope you join us this challenge. Be sure to check out the fabulous creations from teamies!


I'd like to enter the following challenges:


Come and Get it Challenge- Use a digi with Autumn theme

Delightful Challenges- All Fall Down 

Milk Coffee Challenge- Colors of Autumn 

Crafty Sentiments Designs: Autumn Colors Challenge 

The East Wind Challenge #15- Feel the Fall 

2 Cute Ink Challenge #115- Fall 

Lexi's Creations Challenge #125- Autumn Colors 

Melon Headz Friends Challenge- Autumn Colors 

Whoopsi Daisy Challenge- Colors of Autumn 





Monday, 15 September 2014

So Thankful!

Happy Monday Friends!

Today is the first day of Fresh Brewed Designs Fall Flashback Digital Release! 


For this digital release we went with OLDIE BUT GOODIE~Fall Related. 

So it's a blast to the past!

I chose So Thankful. Just loved the lil' acorns!
 CS is American Crafts and DP's are from my scraps stash. I layered burlap underneath to add some warm texture. Finished it with leaves, Wood Button and twine from my stash. 

I colored the image with SN Markers. 

I sure hope you've enjoyed this blast to the past. 

Don't forget to check out Heather's adorable images here, she's got something for all occasions.

Happy Craftin'!
~hugs~


Hello Beautiful!

Hello my crafty Friends! 

It's time for a new challenge over at Sparkles Monthly Challenges

Our theme this month is:

THINGS WITH WINGS


Our lovely sponsor this month is:
http://www.mariannedesign.nl/
 Prize: 2 Dies or 1 Die & 1 Stamp

For this month's card I used Heather Feathers from 

I made this Easel Post-it Note Holder for a friends Desk. You can find the tutorial at StampARTic here.
CS and DP are from Recollections. I inked the sentiment with Colorbox Lilac and finished it off with enamel dots in deep purple, also from Recollections.

Here's the side view:

I colored the image with Prismacolor Pencils and SN Markers. 
Had so much fun with this! 

I sure hope you've been inspired to join in this fun challenge this month. 



Happy Craftin'!
~hugs~
Amy

Tuesday, 9 September 2014

Easel Post-It Holder


Good Morning! It's my turn to host DT DAY over at 

http://meljensdesignsdt.blogspot.ca/


We have a challenge #226 going on right now using "SCHOOL SUPPLIES"

So I thought I'd make a Post-It Note Easel Card. 
I found this great inspiration over at StampARTic.

I used the fabulous NEW Melissa Pencil Mouse. I thought it went well with the note holder. :o)









 

I have a 1/4 inch fold, so it lays flat when needed.


I colored the image with SN Markers and White Gellyroll marker



I cut and layered and extra pencil with pop-dots for 3D dimension

I used "Note Ticket" and "Lined Paper" from Unity Stamps "Sweet and Sour Soup" Collection. I used Turquoise and Navy ink from Stampin' Up! and fussy cut the sentiment and image.

Here's a closer look at the post-it holder:

I sure hope I've inspired you to join in our 
"School Supplies" Challenge

Recipe:
CS: American Crafts
DP: Recollections
Stamps:  Melissa Pencil Mouse from Meljen's Designs,"Sweet and Sour Soup" Collection from Unity Stamps
Embellies: Enamel Dots
Ink: Turquoise and Navy from Stampin' Up!
Medium: SN Markers 

Don't forget Melissa has a 50% off sale all September to celebrate the new shop launch




Thursday, 4 September 2014

Geek is Chic!

Good Morning Crafty friends!

 It's time for a new challenge over at

http://meljensdesignsdt.blogspot.ca/search/label/challenges



For Challenge #226 the theme is:

SCHOOL SUPPLIES
(use some sort of school supplies on your creation)

This challenge I used Teddy Bear Teacher with Geek is Chic Word Art
 
 
 DP and CS is from Recollections. 

I colored the image with Prismacolour pencils and SN Markers.

I used Glossy accents on the eyeglasses 

Finished it with pink/green enamel dots and Heart Paperclips I won in a challenge, but can't recall what brand they were. DOH!

Be sure to check out my teamies creations for more inspiration!


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