Dragonfly Dreams…Time Out Challenge

March 7, 2017
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Happy 3rd Birthday day to the Time Out Challenge!!  Our challenge this week was to make a friendship card using the spotlight technique.  This is my take on that challenge.  The new stitched shape thinlits from Stampin Up work perfect for the spotlight challenge. Card details:  Stampin Up’s Stitched Shape Thinlits die…Dragonfly Dreams stamp set…Whisper […]

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Hey, Chick…CASology Challenge #237

February 26, 2017
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Today I am playing along with the CASology challenge.   Their cue card for this week’s challenge was SCORE.  At first I thought I would need to make a sporting type of card but I just couldn’t find anything in my stash of stamps that seemed to work for me.  So I decided to keep […]

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Beautiful You…Time Out Challenge #76

February 8, 2017
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This week’s Time Out Challenge is an “inspired by words” challenge.   Our inspiration… ‘Friends are connected heart to heart, distance and time can’t break them apart’ Card details:  Stampin Up’s Beautiful You stamp set…watercolor pencils…Tuxedo Black ink…Daffodil delight cardstock…Whisper White cardstock

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Beautiful You…Fusion Sketch Challenge

January 9, 2017
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Here is my take on the sketch from the Fusion challenge.  I usually try and use both the sketch and the inspiration picture but this time I just used the sketch.  I am loving this new stamp set from Stampin Up’s Occasions Mini catalog…elegant Southern charm!!  Wouldn’t you agree!??! Card details:  Beautiful You stamp set […]

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Floral Affection…Freshly Made Sketches #261

November 5, 2016
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Here is my take on the sketch challenge from Freshely Made Sketches. Card details:  Stampin Up’s Floral Affection embossing folder…Sprinkles of Life stamp set…Peekaboo Peach cardstock and ribbon…Chocolate Chip ink, ribbon, and cardstock…pearls Save Save

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Inspired By All the Little Things #24

September 20, 2016
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Today I am playing along with a new challenge blog (well new to me)….Inspired By All the Little Things!  My good friend Wanda Cullen has been asked to join their design team…Congratulations Wanda!!   When I saw her post about joining the design team I had to go check it out and play along!!  So […]

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Sheltering Tree…Time Out Challenge #65

September 13, 2016
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Time Out Challenge….use this quote as your inspiration….“Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year.”  Per their instruction we could use the whole quote or pick out words from the quote to trigger our inspiration.  For me I saw the word “tree” and right away pulled my […]

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Color Throwdown Challenge #385

March 28, 2016
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Today I am playing along with the Color Throwdown challenge…my choice of colors for this combo are Bermuda Bay, Tempting Torquoise, Encore gold. Card details:  Gorgeous Grunge stamp set from Stampin Up…Butterfly die…Inks–Bermuda Bay, Tempting Torquoise, Encore gold…Gold, Whisper White and Bermuda Bay cardstock.

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Freshly Made Sketches Challenge #227

March 12, 2016
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Here is my take on the sketch challenge from Freshly Made Sketches. Card details: Stampin Up’s Six Sided Sampler & Something to Say stamp sets Hexagon & Flower punch Blackberry Bliss ink, Ribbon, Baker’s Twine Hello Honey ink, Baker’s Twine

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As You See It Challenge #126

March 6, 2016
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Sorry this post will need to be short and sweet…today is my hubby’s birthday!  Here is my take on this week’s challenge from the As You See It blog. Card details:  Tin of Cards & Six Sided stamps from Stampin Up…Butterfly die…Perfect Plum cardstock…silver cording…oval punches.  

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