As You See It Challenge #088

by DJ on May 27, 2015

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AYSIChallenge088After many days of not creating or posting I am playing with some of my new items that I got in my sneak peek order from Stampin Up.  I am loving the new In Colors!! This week’s sketch from As You See It is perfect for showcasing some of the new goodies that will be available in June.

Card details…Stampin Up’s In color Cardstock–Watermelon Wonder…In Color Blossom Accents in Delightful Dijon…Cherry on Top designer papers…Cherry on Top washi tape…mini stapler…Sprinkle of Life stamp set (Ronald McDonald House set–each set sold sends $3 to them)…Triple Banner Punch

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As You See It Challenge #087

by DJ on May 17, 2015

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AYSIChallenge087Today I am playing along with the As You See It challenge.  I had this card finished on Friday but never got to post it because I am having too much fun having my daughter home from college.  Since she is only here for a week before she heads to Atlanta for her summer job…I am spending every minute I can with her.

Card details:  Peachy Keen stamp set and matching die from Stampin Up…Candy dots, washi tap, and deminsionals also from Stampin Up

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CASology Challenge #146…Music

May 13, 2015
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Busy day here at the Horst house….prepping for my daughters arrival from college!!  So today needs to be a CAS kind of day…Clean And Simple!!  This music challenge from CASology fit the bill for today’s card. Card details:  Blackberry Bliss ink and thick baker’s twine from Stampin Up…Sheet Music embossing folder…Butterfly Basics stamp set and […]

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Retro Sketches Challenge #164

May 12, 2015
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Today I made a card for the Retro Sketches challenge.  Fun sketch with lots of pieces and parts! I hate that the embossed lace across the bottom doesn’t show up better in this picture!  Love how it turned out!!  Black and white with a splash of color always works!! Card details:  Stampin Up’s embossing lace […]

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As You See It Challenge #086

May 11, 2015
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I totally forgot to post my card yesterday!!  I made a mother’s day card for my mother-in-law using the As You See It sketch.  Mother’s Day was pretty weird for me this year…my son was in VA at college, my daughter was in Chicago at college, my mom was out of town for the week, […]

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CAS(E) this Sketch Challenge #122

May 9, 2015
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This week is my Dad’s birthday and so I decided to use the CAS(E) this Sketch challenge as my inspiration for this card. I was pleased with how it turned out and he loved it!!  The only thing he didn’t like was not finding my “hand stamped by Deb” stamp of the back!!  I always […]

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Retro Sketches #163 & Color Throwdown #341

May 8, 2015
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Today I am playing along with two challenges….the sketch challenge from the Retro Sketches blog and the color challlenge (My color pick…Blushing Bride, Tangerine Tango, Old Olive & So Saffron) from the Color Throwdown blog.  Nothing like two great challenge to inspire a beautiful Mother’s Day card. Card details:  Butterfly Basics stamp set from Stampin […]

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Retro Sketches Challenge #162

April 29, 2015
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I have had to make way to many sympathy cards lately.  Regardless of the need for the card it is always nice to know that there are great sketches out there to offer up inspiration.  For this card, I am playing along with the sketch challenge from the Retro Sketches blog.  As usually this sketch […]

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CAS(E) this Sketch #120

April 28, 2015
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I just love a collage card and this week’s challenge from CAS(E) this Sketch called for a bit of collage work.  So of course I just had to play along.  I used this week’s sketch to create a birthday card for a dear friend. Card details: Butterfly Basics stamp set from Stampin Up…Blackberry Bliss, Hello […]

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As You See It Challenge #084

April 27, 2015
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Today I am playing along with the As You See It challenge.  I love a simple sketch challenge to start my week off!!  This one was perfect for whipping up a card in the little bit of time that I had. Card details: Flower Shop stamps and matching punch from Stampin Up…Printed Vellum from Stampin […]

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