Sunday, October 30, 2011

Happy Lucky Couple

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Sunday......night!!! I hope everyone had a great weekend!!! I have a four day weekend which means I am also off tomorrow for Fall Break....yahoo!! I have a pretty quick card that I came up with today.....check it!

I created this card for two challenges. I created this card for the CAS-ual Friday Challenge this week:

I also used the colors for the Play Date Cafe Challenge this week:

Thanks for stopping by and have a great rest of your Sunday night!!!

-t


Card Recipe for Lucky Couple Card
Stamp: Stampendous
Paper: Kraft, Light Blue(Papertrey Ink), DP(My Minds Eye)
Ink: Ballet Blue(SU!)
Accessories: Ribbon(May Arts), Pearls(Mark Richards), Lucky Flash Card(October Afternoon)
Tools: Circle Punch(SU!), Corner Rounder(EK Success), Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz)

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

A Couple of Non Traditional Holiday Cards....

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Wednesday.....yay for the middle of the week!!! So I have a couple of non traditional holiday cards to show ya!! Here is my first card:

Okay....so I had a blast creating this fun card!!! I created this card for several challenges. I created this card for the Hero Arts October 2011 Contest(I went for using non traditional stamps to create a holiday card), used the CPS sketch this week, played in the Moxie Fab World Texture Challenge(My Owl has a felt scarf and hat) and I used the color inspiration for the CR84FN Challenge this week.....here are the colors:

Here is my second card:

I created this Non Traditional Thanksgiving Card for Stampendous CAS Holiday Challenge and for the CARDS Blog Fall Challenge!! Thanks for looking and have a great Wednesday night!!!

-t


Card Recipe for Believe Owl Winter Card
Stamps: Hero Arts
Paper: Blue(SU!), White(Papertrey Ink), Yellow DP(Bazzill), Gray DP(Nicki Silvils), Light Blue DP(Papertrey Ink)
Ink: Tuxedo Black(Memento), Copic Markers
Accessories: Ribbon(Michaels), Felt, Googlie Eyes(Michaels), Button(DeNami Design), Sentiment Sticker(SRM)
Tools: Paper Snips(SU!), Corner Rounder(EK Success), Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz), Nestibilities(Spellbinders), Big Shot(Ellison)


Card Recipe for Give Thanks Card
Stamps: Stampendous
Paper: Orange(Paper Temptress), White(Papertrey Ink), DP(Bazzill)
Ink: Tuxedo Black, Rich Cocoa(Memento)
Accessories: Ribbon(Michaels), Pearl(Mark Richards), Sentiment Sticker(SRM)
Tools: Corner Rounder(EK Success), Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz), Cuttlebug Embossing Folder(Provo Craft), Square Punch(SU!), Big Shot(Ellison)

Monday, October 24, 2011

Let's Chat....

Hey Y'all!!

So my Monday is officially a bummer.....I am sick! I am home with the yuckies and I did get a quick card done before my head started to ache again....yuck! Here is the card that I created:

I created this card for the CAS-ual Fridays Add Color Challenge(I colored the sofa with Copics):

I played along in the Less Is More Polka Dots Challenge and I also used the SCS CAS Sketch for this week!! Thanks for stopping by and have a great Monday!

-t


Card Recipe for Let's Chat Card
Stamps: Clear and Simple Stamps
Paper: White, Kraft(Papertrey Ink), Polka Dot DP(Canvas Corp), Brown(Bazzill)
Ink: Tuxedo Black(Memento), Copic Markers
Accessories: Ribbon(Michaels), Staples(Making Memories)
Tools: Corner Rounder(EK Success), Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz), Whole Punch(We R Memory Keepers), Paper Snips(SU!), Stapler(Making Memories)

Saturday, October 22, 2011

A Few Cards.....

Hey Y'all!!!!

Yea for Saturday....woohoo!!!! I have a few cards to show y'all!!! Here is card one:

I created this card for a couple of challenges. I created this card for the CASE Study Challenge this week, I created this card for the Market Street Stamps Anniversary/Birthday Challenge and I used the Play Date Cafe colors this week.....here are the colors:

Here is card two:

I created this card using Doodletales Art Rubber Stamps......Ivan's stamps are the cutest!!! I also created this card for a few challenges too!! I used the Clean and Simple Stamping Sketch this week, played in the Wee Memories Free for All Challenge and I used the Colour Q Colors this week(the chairs are stamped in green ink....sorry you can't tell.


 I am heading off to a fun Stamping Convention in Loveland, Colorado....woohoo!!! Thanks for stopping by and have a great Saturday!!!!

-t


Card Recipe for Birthday Wishes Card
Stamps: Market Street Stamps
Paper: Green, Purple, DP(Papertrey Ink), White(Hammermill)
Ink: Grape Jelly, Bamboo Leaves(Memento)
Accessories: Flowers(Prima), Sentiment Sticker(SRM)
Tools: Corner Rounder(EK Success), 3/4" Circle Punch(SU!), Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz)


Card Recipe for Wishing You Well Card
Stamps: Doodletales
Paper: White, Purple(Papertrey Ink), Orange DP(SU!), Brown and White DP(Canvas Corp)
Ink: Bamboo Leaves(Memento)
Accessories: Sentiment Sticker(SRM)
Tools: Circle Punch(EK Success), Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz)

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Jolly Old St. Nick

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Wednesday!!! We are into the middle of the week and that means close to the weekend!!! Well anyhoo I have a card to share with y'all!! This is my first Christmas holiday card of the year.....gotta start somewhere......right?! Here is the card:

I created this card for a total of FOUR challenges!!! Pretty hard to believe because this card is a CAS card that only took like ten minutes to make....lol!! I created this card for the Stampendous CAS Holiday challenge, the Jingle Belles Caroling challenge(my card is based on Jolly Old St. Nick!), the Wee Memories Holiday Madness Challenge,

and the CR84FN Color Challenge and here are the colors.

Hope everyone is well today and thanks for stopping by my blog today......it means a lot to me!!!!

-t


Card Recipe for St. Nick Card
Stamps: Stampendous
Paper: White, Kraft(Papertrey Ink)
Ink: Lady Bug(Memento)
Accessories: Ribbon(SU!)
Tools: Corner Rounder(EK Success), Cuttlebug Embossing Folder(Provo Craft), Big Shot(Ellison), Paper Snips(SU!)

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Market Street Goodness!!

Hey Y'all!!

I hope everyone is having a wonderful Sunday evening!!! I had a wonderful time today!! I spent time with the fam and I created some cards!!! I have two cards to share with you using Market Street Stamps.......love their stamps!!!! Here is card one:

I challenged myself to create a card with fabric....and I thought it turned out pretty well!!! I also played along in the Play Date Cafe Challenge this week!! Here are this weeks colors:

I hoped you enjoyed my first card.....here is my next card:


I used the Card Patterns Sketch this week:

Last but not least I played along in the Hybrid Chick Color Challenge this week!!! Here are the awesome colors:

Thanks for stopping by and have a great night!!!

-t


Card Recipe for Song In My Heart Card
Stamps: Market Street Stamps
Paper: White(Papertrey Ink), Orange(Papertrey Ink)
Ink: London Fog(Memento), Copic Markers
Accessories: Felt, Fabric, Flower Tulle(Maya Road)
Tools: Nesties(Spellbinders), Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz), Paper Snips(SU!), Big Shot(Ellison)
Other: Helmar Adhesive, Pop Up Dots


Card Recipe for Thanks You Teacup Card
Stamps: Market Street Stamps
Paper: Kraft, White(Papertrey Ink), Green and White DP(Michaels), Orange DP(SU!)
Ink: Grape Jelly(Memento)
Accessories: Ribbon(Michaels), Pearl(Mark Richards)
Tools: Corner Rounder(EK Success), Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz), Paper Snips(SU!)
Other: Tombow Adhesive, Pop Up Dots, Glue Dots

Saturday, October 15, 2011

Boo!

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Weekend....YAY!!! Hope all is well with everyone!!! I have a card that I created quickly this morning(I have to do quick these days....little man is a lot of work....lol). Here is my card:


On this card I used a rubber stamp from Doodletales Rubber Stamps(just love Ivan's stamps!!). This image is just the cutest...just love this little cute mummy!!! I created this card for a few challenges!!! The first challenge is CAS-ual Fridays:

The second challenge is the Wee Memories Challenge this week(Holiday) and I used the Clean and Simple Stamping sketch for this week!! Thanks for stopping by and have a wonderful Saturday!!

-t


Card Recipe for Boo! Card
Stamps: Doodletales Rubber Stamps
Paper: Purple(Papertrey Ink), Light Purple(Papertrey Ink), Green DP(Basic Grey), White(Hammermill)
Ink: Tuxedo Black(Memento)
Accessories: Rhinestones(Mark Richards), Boo! Sticker(SRM)
Tools: Sign Punch(EK Success), Large Oval Punch(SU!), Square Punch(SU!) Embossing Folder(Sizzix), Big Shot(Ellison), Corner Rounder(EK Success)

Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Just Saying Hello.....

Hey Y'all!!!

I wanted to share a quick card with you that I created for a couple of challenges. Here is my card:

I created this card for a few challenges!! I created this card for the Hero Arts October Contest....here is the sketch that I used:

I played along in the Kraft Journal Challenge(Using Die Cuts) and I played along in the CAS-ual Friday Challenge:

Thanks for stopping by and have a great Wednesday night!!!

-t


Card Recipe for Just Saying Hello Card
Stamps: Hero Arts
Paper: Kraft(Papertrey Ink), Red DP(Papertrey Ink), White(Papertrey Ink), Brown and White DP(Canvas Corp)
Ink: Lady Bug, Rich Cocoa(Memento)
Accessories: Pearls(Mark Richards)
Tools: Circle Punch(EK Success), Corner Rounder(EK Success), Nestibilities(Spellbinders), Square Punch(SU!), Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz), Big Shot(Ellison)

Sunday, October 9, 2011

DeNami Fall Blog Hop...





 Hey Y'all!!!!

Welcome to the DeNami Fall Blog Hop!!! If you just came from awesome Kristy's Blog then you are at the right place if not please go to the DeNami Design Blog to start at the beginning of the hop!!!! The reason that this awesome blog hop is going on is so that we can become inspired by awesome creations by the DT and the other awesome hoppers!! DeNami Design is giving away THREE $20 gift certificates!! They will be giving away one gift certificate to a random participant (DT members not eligible) and then they will also be giving away TWO gift certificates to TWO people who comment along the hop......how cool is that!!!!

The creation you see above is a card that I created just for this blog hop!!! I had tons of fun creating this card!! Thanks for looking and thanks for stopping by!!!! Next on the hop is Wendy and I know she has an awesome project for y'all to see!!! Hope y'all had fun hopping!!!!


-t


I also used the colors for the DeNami Design Color Challenge!!



Card Recipe for Happy Thanksgiving Card
Stamps: DeNami Design
Paper: Gray(Papertrey Ink), Kraft(Papertrey Ink), Brown and White Polka Dot DP(Canvas Corp), Green DP(Michaels)
Ink: Rich Cocoa(Memento)
Accessories: Ribbon(Michaels), Flower(Prima)
Tools: Corner Rounder(EK Success), Square Punch(SU!), Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz)

Saturday, October 8, 2011

Trick or Treat.....

For my OJS Blog post please go here.


Hey Y'all!!


Hope y'all are having a great Saturday!!! I want to show you a card that I created using stamps from Doodletales Rubber Stamps.....which I am a DT member....so this is the first post using their product. This company is owned by Ivan and he hand draws his images. These stamps are super cute....check them out!!! This is my card:


I also played in the Wee Memories Halloween Challenge:

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!!

-t

Card Recipe for Trick or Treat Card
Stamps: Doodletales Rubber Stamps
Paper: Kraft(Papertrey Ink), Purple Cardstock(Bazzill), Polka Dot DP(Canvas Corp.), Green(The Paper Company)
Ink: Tuxedo Black(Memento)
Accessories: Ribbon(Michaels), Trick or Treat sticker(SRM), Googlie Eyes(The Paper Company)
Tools: Circle Punch(SU!), Corner Rounder(EK Success), Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz)

Friday, October 7, 2011

Operation Julie's Smile



Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Friday and Welcome!!! If you came from Lauren's Blog you are at the right place!!! I am soooooo glad to be apart of this wonderful blog hop!!! If y'all don't know why us awesome people are hopping for this awesome cause please go here. I love me some Julie Ranae.......... she is just one of the sweetest bloggers that I know and I am just so glad that I can be apart of this awesome hop!!! Here is my card for the hop:

I played along in the Market Street Stamps Color the Town Color Challenge(Julie Ranae designs for MSS). Here are the colors:

I also played along in the CASE Study challenge this week and the special OJS CAS-ual Friday challenge!!! Make sure that y'all donate here to help out Miss Julie Ranae.....she is the awesomest.......and she soooooo deserves this!!!! Next on the blog hop is Anita and she rocks!!! Here is the list of folks that are hopping with us....check out the Sweet Stamp Shop Blog!! Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!!!

-t


Card Recipe for Enjoy Card
Stamps: MSS
Paper: Coral(Papertrey Ink), White(Papertrey Ink), Green DP(SU!)
Ink:  Tempting Turquiose(SU!), Bamboo Leaves(Memento)
Accessories: Ribbon(Michaels), Pearl(Mark Richards)
Tools: Embossing Folder(Provo Craft), Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz), Big Shot(Ellison), Paper Snips(SU!)

Saturday, October 1, 2011

Happy World Card Making Day!!!!

Hey Y'all!!!

Happy Saturday and also Happy WCMD!!!! I started celebrating very early.....like Friday for example!! I celebrated yesterday by hanging out at the Highlands Ranch, Colorado Archivers store!!! I got inky with Lisa Petrella, Michele Gross and Laura Davis!!! These ladies are seriously awesome and sooooo inspirational!!! I created three cards with them yesterday but I can only put two up because one is an entry for the WCMD Contest!!!! Here is card number one:

I created this card using the Market Street Stamps sketch and the CR84FN Color Challenge:


Here is my second card(which I am in LOVE with.....swoon....lol!):

My awesome homegirl Michele let me borrow some awesome Market Street Stamps goodness(the Vintage Wallpaper Stamp and the stamps above in the first card)!! I created this card for the Market Street Stamps Block Party!! For more info on what the block party is check here:

This next card I created for my sister who's birthday is next week but since she is here in town this week we are celebrating today....WOOHOO!!!! I also created this card for the CASE Study challenge!! Here is the card:

I used some of my new and awesome Stampendous stamps!!! I hope y'all are having a great WCMD!!! Later on I will be working on some card submissions for magazine.....oh before I go I have to show y'all my first cover ever....here it is:

The Reindeer Jar is my project.....so so so stoked!!! I bought this book yesterday as well.......awesome inspiration I tell ya!!! Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!!!!

-t