Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Miss you

Good afternoon friends, here is a card I made for Operation Write  Home.  Any shade of purple calls to me, so this is a favorite of mine.
What do you think. Would one of our hero's want to send this home to his significant other?
Let me know what you think, I always enjoy your comments.
Thanks for your visit and come back again soon.


Tuesday, September 28, 2010


Good evening friends, my card tonight is a give thanks, to be entered in these challenges.

1.  Creative Card Crew     Flowers
2.   Digi Tuesday                 Digi & Thanks
3.   Tuesday Throwdown     Punches
4.    Everybody-Art-Challenge     Friends

supplies:  White card
           Peach overlay
           MS Punch
           Nestie  Oval
           Digi stamp from Net
           Colored with watercolor pencils
           sentiment  my own typed on LetraTag
           lavender flowers from stash

Thanks for visiting tonight, be sure to return soon, comments always welcome.

Sunday, September 26, 2010

Butterflies and Fairies

Good evening friends, I hope you had an enjoyable and productive weekend.
My card for today is being entered in the following challenges:

1.   Paper Sundaes   Anything with wings
2.   Aly's Sunday Challenge    At least 2 DPs and at least 2 Buttons

Supplies:  Yellow card
Striped DP Tulip & Lace DP
Paper lace 4 yellow buttons from stash
Fair and butterfly stickers
Lavender Ric Rak from stash

Fun card to pull together, hope you like it, let me know.
Comments always welcome.

Saturday, September 25, 2010

Glitz & Bling

Good morning, I hope everyone is enjoying a productive and great weekend. My card today is for Tellens Challenge
which calls for bling.

I used a  Gold card blank, I topped this with Blue & gold CS run through the bug, my image is hand stamped and from StampinUp, colored with watercolor pencils, silver pearls along side of gown.
Gold roses and multi colored rhinestones.

Thanks for your visit today, please let me know what you think of my creation.


Wednesday, September 22, 2010


Good evening friends, my card today is for Two for Tuesday,who supplied the image.
I used glossy white CS, overlaid with bright rose CS run through bug
I colored the image with watercolor pencils and added a handmade flower.
Please leave me a comment, I do read them all and appreciate your time.
Please come again

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Male Transport

Good afternoon friends, my card today is for the following challenges

1.  Cards for Men  Masculine & transport

2.   Cupcake Craft   transport

3.  I Did It Creations  #22  Keep it Simple

I used light blue card
overlaid with grey CS run through bug
Coupe digi image
colored with watercolor pencils

Please let me know what you think   and please
come back again soon. Love comments.


Saturday, September 18, 2010

Happy Birthday

Good afternoon friends, hope you are having an enjoyable weekend and getting a lot of crafting done.

Mycard today is being entered in the following challenges.

1.  Bee Crafty  Challenge #38  Digi image  Fashion

2,  Marks Finest Papers    Birthday

3.  Secret Crafter  Challenge #101  Anything Goes

4.  Stamp, Scrap & Doodles      Happy Birthday.

I used Red CS overlaid with
Beige CS run through bug.
Harpers Bazza digi imageColored with watercolor pencils
Sentiment Hero Arts Birthday set

Thanks for your visit today, please come back often.
All comments most welcome.

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Give Thanks

Good afternoon friends, been a few days, my card today was made with the following challenges in mind:

1.  Wild Flower Patch   Stripes

2.  Paper Pretties  Pearls, Rhinestones or glitter dots


Cute Card Thursday  Birds or Butterflies

4.  Delightful Challenge   Pumpkin

Used Brown and tan double sided CS
Gold Pearls

Butterfly sticker
Pumpkin digi image from net
colored with watercolor Pencils
Sentiment from stash
Right side embossed strip run through bug.

I love fall colors, they tend to be so rich.
Let me know what you think.
Thanks for your visit today.
Please come again soon.

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Black/White +1

Good afternoon friends I hope you are enjoying your weekend
My card today is being entered in the following challenges:

1.  For Fun Challenges  Black/White +1  Color challenge
2.  Paper Sundaes  3 or more embellishments
3.  Stamp, Scrap & Doodle   Thank You

I used White card
Overlaid with black CS run through the bugHarpers Bazzar image from net
colored with water color pencil
3 handmade flowers and pearls from stash
Sentiment  Anita's mounted rubber stamp.

This was a quick and easy card to pull together.
Please let me know what you think. I value comments.
Thanks for visiting today, please come back again soon.

Saturday, September 11, 2010

Happy Birthday

Good morning friends
I hope your weekend is going well.My card today  was created with these challenges in mind.

1.  Stampinsanity  Elements in threes

2.  Fab &; Funky    What Eva

3.  Penny's Challenge  Happy Birthday

4  Incy Wincy  Celebrate

I used the following
Lt green CS overlaid with Aitoh Origami paper
Piece of red sparkle felt from stash
3 flowers from stash
Image is digi from Fairy Knoll colored with watercolor pencils
Sentiments are by Hero Arts Clear stamps, Birthday Set
Thanks for dropping by today, please come again often and please do leave me a comment.


Friday, September 10, 2010

Christmas Tree

Good afternoon friends, my creation today is a Christmas card with the following challenges in mind:

1.  Bahhumbug  Favorite medium

2.  Fussy & Fancy  challenge 19  Christmas colors

3  Twisted Thursday  Twist  -  Spots & Dots

4.  csayl  CHALLENGE #63 bRADS OR EYELETS 3 or more

5  Tellen's Place  Anything Goes

I used gold A7 card blank
Shimmer green CS run through
bug using circle and dotted swiss folders5 Brad stars from stash
Queen & Company white pearls
Red glossy CS oval nestie
Tree stamp - MS
heat embossed
sentiment - MS clear stamp on white glossy
stamped in gold and heat embossed
Snowflake from stash

Thank you for visiting today, please leave me a comment and please drop by again soon.

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Stripes and Flower Power

Good evening friends, todays card is for the following two challenges:

Lexis Creations  challenge #22  Flower Power


OohLaLa  Challenge #62  Stripes

This is what I used to create this card
Black CS
Gray stripe, two sided CS
solid gray side used for image
which is a freebie from OohLaLa
My handmade flowers are from my stash
Sentiment is a freebie from NanaVic
punched with StampinUp window view punch

I really enjoyed pulling this creation together.
Please let me know what you think of it.
Thanks for your visit tonight and please do come back soon


Sunday, September 5, 2010

Christmas Tilda in Pink

Good Sunday morning, I hope e veryone is having an enjoyable Labor Day weekend. It is a most beautiful day here on Martha's Vineyard
My creation today is a Tilda Christmas card. I will be entering her in the following challenges:

1.  Die Cut Dreams  -  Christmas Tilda in Pink

2.  Oh Alice  -  What makes you Shine or Sparkle

3.  Craft Your Days Away  -  Girly and Glitter

4.  Crafty Emma  Flower image or embellishment

5.  Marks Finest Paper  - 5 of anything

What I used to create this card:

White 5x7 glossy card blank
Blue shimmer stock run through bug using musical folder
Tilda image found on the net
colored with watercolor pencils
My handmade flowers from my stash
small nesties circle
sentiment ms clear stamp
heat embossed and
 rhindstone stars from stash

I love Tilda, and had a great time pulling this card together.
Thanks for visiting today, be sure to leave a comment. I love to read them all.
Come back soon.

Friday, September 3, 2010

Material Girl _ Happy Birthday

Good morning, we are under a hurricane watch and it looks like EARL is hurling right for us. Please say some prayers that we are spared and will be safe.
This creation was created with the following challenges in mind.

1.  Charisma Cardz Singing

2.  Cute Card Thursday  Material girl

3.  Penny's Paper Craft  #37  Happy Birthday

4.  Twisted Thursday  Yellow.

What I used to create this card:
Orange card blank
Yellow  Debbie Mumm - Harvest & Holiday Pack
run through cuttlebug, using 2 folders
Brat Girl image from net, colored with watercolor pencils
Lipstick and shoes from my stash.

Hope you like her, thanks for visiting me this morning, come again soon and please leave me your comments.

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Back to School

Good evening friends, todays creation is a back to school card with the following challenges in mind:

1.  Incy Wincy Design #57  -  Back to School

2.  Creative Card Crew  -  Back to School

3.  Little Red Wagon  -  Back to School

4.  Fussy & Fancy  -  Back to School

What I used to design my card

Green card blank
Background  -  Best Occasion  -  Mixed Media Pack
2 nesties and two ovals
image is digi from the net
colored with watercolor pencils
Sentiments computer generated.

Hope you like today's creation, thanks for visiting my card spot and I do hope you will come again, while you are here, please leave me a comment, they are much appreciated.