Saturday, July 31, 2010

Blue Fairy Princess

Good afternoon, I hope you are enjoying your weekend, it is a perfectly beautiful day here on Martha's Vineyard, wonderful sea breeze blowing, a relief from the hot humid days we have been having.
My card today is a fairy princess with 3D butterflies.

Blue card, overlaid with blue and gold DCWV Shimmer Matstack, run through bug using polka dot folder
Colored fairy image (from my stash) with watercolor pencils glittered her wings with silver glitter, mounted her on a nestie fancy circle and added some 3D butterflies from my stash.

Entered card in Fairy Fun Friday
Theme: Anything 3D

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Please stop by again when you have the time.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Millicent the Mermaid

Good evening, living on an island as I do, this is kind of a toung in cheek fantasy card, when I found this image I couldn't resist.
used blue CS,overlaid image on oval nesties Millicent is colored with watercolor pencils , text StampinUp and Hero Arts. Seahorse, shell, and pearls from my stash.

Entered in
Cute Card Thursday
Theme Texting Crazy

DDCC #83
Anything Goes

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Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Christmas Wreath

Good afternoon, hope you are enjoying your day.My latest creation is a Christmas Wreath which I will be entering in the following challenges.
1. Christmas Card Challenge week #34 ( a wreath)
2. Charisma Cardz Challenge #29 (anything but square)
3. The Stampman Challenge (anything goes)

Card is done on Gold CS, wreath bg cut with nestibilites fancy circle out of green specialty foil
holly punched using All Night Media punch and colored with StampinUp markers, then glued to foil circle. Bow from my stash. Corners cut with cuttlebug die and sentiment a MS clear stamp

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Monday, July 26, 2010

Back to School

Happy Monday all, created this card for two challenges, Paper Sundaes Back to School  and Stamp Scrap and Doodle  any digi .
supplies-cream CS, scrabble letters bg paperimage found on the net, colored with watercolor pencils. Apple emblishments from my stash, on pop dots to raise them off paper.Small scrap of brown CS run througe bug using circle folder  Sentiment, computer generated on a nestie circle and a gold star from my stash.
Hope you like my creation, and enjoyed your visit today, please leave me your comments, they mean a lot to me.
Have a great week and come back soon.

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Buttons and Bows

Good evening friends, glad you could stop by for a minute and view my latest work. Be sure to leave me a comment I love them all.
This card is for Christmas Stamping all Year Long-challenge #58-theme: buttons and bows.
supplies: White CS, blue snowflake matt stack - by Jack Frost- image-Digi Stamp I found on the Web-colored with watercolor pencils-buttons and bows from my stash-sentiment- MS clear stamp.

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Friday, July 23, 2010

Lace it up

Good evening friends, glad you could drop by my card spot. Please leave me a comment I do enjoy reading all of them.
This card is for  Fairy Friday Challenge Week 29.
Red & white designer paper by K & Company
white doily, card stock cut with a circle nestie
Shoe stamp by Penny Black and some white lace.
Have a great weekend

Thursday, July 22, 2010

Also entered the following card in  Christmas Card Challenge

Tuesday, July 20, 2010


Challenge card, image from the net, colored with StampinUp markers and clear embossing powder on her hat and collar, the theme was to be Christmas stockings. I sponged the background with StazOn Red. The corners are done with a cuttlebug dye.

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Sunday, July 18, 2010

Paper Sundaes Challenge #27 Make your own flowers

Good evening friends, glad you had time to drop by my little card spot, hope you had an enjoyable weekend, I did despite the very hot temps.
Used: light green card stock a round doilie and an overlay of Gold foil cut with my nestibilities. My flowers are punched wit an EK Success flower punch secured with buttons or brads. The tulip was from my stash and colored with StampinUp write Markers. Tilda image I found somewhere on the net and colored her with watercolored pencils.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Nailed it!

Challenge card for The Sisterhood of Crafters, theme A mans card.Used green watercolor paper, brown strip designer paper image is from Beccy's Place, colored with watercolor pencils and a silverPaintySentiment my own.

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

I love Bling

Good afternoon friends, this card I did for Anything but Cute on Paper Craft Planet. It is done on white CS, overlaid with Orgami paper. Used a couple of oval nestibilites and the image is from FSS colored with SU stampin-write markers.
Gems and ribbon from my stash.

Sunday, July 11, 2010

A Very Beary Merry Christmas

Another day, another Challenge, this one for Die Cut Dreams Christmas Club, where the theme ia A Very Beary Merry Christmas, Your card must have a bear on it. So here are two, I used while CS with an overlay of DCWV shimmer matt stock in green The image is a digi stamp by Ingrid Harding, colored with watercolor pencils.Also used a nestie oval in same shimmer green. Sentiment by Anita's and MS clear stamp.

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Saturday, July 10, 2010

Lovely Lady

Good evening friends, glad you could find the time to drop into my little card spot. I am always so pleased when you come by and leave me a comment on my work.
This card is for Crazy4Challenges C4C45 Theme Red, Black and White. The frame and sentiment are from Best Occasions Mixed Media Pack. Image is a digi stamp by Inger Harding colored with watercolor pencils.

Thursday, July 8, 2010

Sun & Fun

Good evening friends, thanks for visiting. This is just a fun card that I put together using a couple of my new nestibilities and a new cuttlebug die.I have been really wanting to play with these elements.What do you think kind of cute huh. Please leave your thoughts.


Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Less is More BahHumBug challenge

Good evening friends, thanks for visiting my little card spot. I hope you like it here and will come back often.
This card is for this weeks challenge at BahHumBug, the theme is Less is More
Think this simple embossed tree fits the bill.
Card is done on white CS Overlaid with blue, pink and green run through the cuttlebug. The Christmas tree is also from a cuttlebug folder, I colored parts of it with Pebbles I Kan'dee chalks.
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Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Birthday card for a 10 year old

Made this birthday card for the son of my daughters friend. The red Sox shirt is the front of the party invite
layered on navy paper run through the cuttlebug, using the happy birthday folder the card itself is blue CS. The bat and mitt are wooden stick ons. Sure hope he likes it.

Thanks for visiting my card spot today, please leave me a comment, I do appreciate any feedback.
Have a wonderful night. Try to stay cool.

Monday, July 5, 2010

Sketch #71 Card Patterns

Good afternoon friends, thanks for dropping by today and please do leave me a comment,

This is a sketch challange at Card Patterns
Labels, black CS, Origami paper , butterfly stamp Stampcraft
Blue chipboard buttons and red ribbon.

Sunday, July 4, 2010

Challenge Card Paper Sundaes

Challenge for Paper Sundaes, One color with splash of contrasting color. Yellow CS, White CS run through cuttlebug, using flowers & vines folder, white CS circle, run over with Marvy Matchables ink in yellow. Yellow ribbon from my stash, rose image Stamp Rosa, colored with watercolor pencils. Sentiment-StampinUP

3D Pointsettia

Good evening all on this Independence Day
This card is for a challenge over at Sparkle Creations Christmas Card Challenges.
#31 Sketch
Labels: Red CS overlay Gold Foil AC Specialty Paper run through cuttlebug, using  SWISS DOT FOLDER 3D pointsettia, and glue on gems. Setiment - MS clear stamp

Saturday, July 3, 2010

LittleLotty Birthday

Challenge card over at Paper Sundae, this week is a birthday card. Image Little Lotty from Marjies's Marlarkies,
mounted on light purple cardstock run through cuttlebug, using birthday folder,background, dark purple CS,flowers I made using an EK Success flower punch and mini buttons.

Friday, July 2, 2010

Strawberry Fairy

This is a challenge card for Fairy Fun Friday
Anything goes.The image I scanned from a book by: Sharon Bennett, called The Crafters Design Library, Fairies.I colored her with watercolor pencils  and glittered her wings silver. Mounted the image on rose colored foil CS on a white square card.
The red & white stars are brads.

Challenge #26 Metal

Entered this card at Charisma Cardz Challenge blog, the theme this week is metal and glitter. Recipe: Black CS, Gray and white cs from Best Occasions, mixed media pack, orange cs, Image from my stash  from a calendar I received for a Christmas gift several years back. the metal charm in her hair and the oval frame are from StampinUp, Used glitter glue in her hair and on neckline.