Tuesday, October 28, 2014

CAS on Sunday #45 One Layer Wonder

CAS on Sunday
My card for  CAS on Sunday
The sentiment is PTI's Fancy Folk Art embossed with Liquid Platinum
PTI's Autumn Adornment in Simply Chartreuse, Raspberry Fizz and Sweet Blush 
It's been awhile since I have entered this challenge and since I have done a one-layer card.
Looking at it I think I need to add some clear Wink of Stella in the middle of the flowers.

Stampin' Celebration #90 It's all about Inspiration

With or Without Bow?

Help me decide...

My card for Stampin' Celebration 
I had this pretty bow sitting on my desk and wanted to try it on the card.  What do you think?  Does it look better with or without the bow?
PTI's Gracious Vases in Aqua Mist and Sweet Blush
Lil Inkers Stitched Rectangles
Pretty Posh Sequins.
Darcie large dots embossing folder.

Monday, October 27, 2014

Make It Monday #186 with Laurie Partial Die Stamping & Tag You're It #9 by Leigh

My card combining the following 2 challenges
I struggled with this a bit.
PTI's Ombre Builders in Berry Sorbet, Hawaiian Shores, Harvest Gold and Terracotta Tile
Wonderful Words - Birthday
Darice Stripes embossing folder

Saturday, October 25, 2014

October Blog Hope 2014

My card for this month's Blog Hop
Not sure why this looks so foggy probably the photographer 


PTI's Stocking Prints in Aqua Mist, Hawaiian Shores, Hibiscus Burst, Blueberry Sky and Winter Wisteria
Tag is from Tinsel and Tags
Clear Wink of Stella on house and stockings.

Monday, October 20, 2014

Merry Monday #131 Non-Traditional Colors

Here is a card I made for Merry Monday
PTI's Aqua Mist and Sweet Blush - Tremendous Treats
Tinsel and Tags Banner
Lil Inkers Stitched Rectangles
The Paper Studio Snowflake Embossing Folder
See the video by Jennifer McGuire for this technique
I used Distress Ink Markers blended with Clear Wink of Stella 

The Challenge #17

My card for the Challenge this week.  Play along here The Challenge 
I sort of tried to use the sketch but I wanted to use this fun witch and she didn't fit on a 3 x 3 so just tried my best.
The stamp set is a miscellaneous Halloween set in Memento's Grape Jelly and Versafine Black
PTI's Orange Zest  and Classic Kraft and MFT Purple
The pattern paper is DCWV.
Sequins to finish it off.

Make It Monday #185 with Betsy - Faux Stained Glass

Betsy showed us how to make a Faux Stained Glass Card.  See the video here, MIM
PTI's Botanical Blocks, colored with Copics, Tinsel and Tags banner stamped with Keep it Simple Birthday
R-22, 24, 29,  YG 23 & 67, B02
Lil Inkers Stitched Rectangles & Cuttle Bug Rebecca, Embossing Folder

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Sympathy Cards

 A good friend of mine that I have know since Junior High celebrated her 65th birthday on October 12th and we are going for dinner tomorrow night.  And she needs some sympathy and birthday cards so I had to make up some sympathy cards so she has something to select from since I only had 2 in my stash..

Addicted to Stamps and More #117 - Make your Mark - Karen's Birthday

A digi from On Line Card Class Copics
Just finished the on line Copics card class and it was so amazing.  
R22, 24, 29
YG 17, 23 67
 Cuttlebug Embossing Folder
 A good friend of mine that I have know since Junior High celebrated her 65th birthday on October 12th and we are going for dinner tomorrow night. 

Merry Monday #130 - Silent Night

My card for Merry Monday 
Click to play along
All PTI:  Background Basics - Evergreen, Simply Jane, Holiday Home,
Sentiment - In the Meadow
I inlaid the trees above.
Colored them and the snow with Wink of Stella
Unfortunately, the snow looks like "dirty" snow.  Yuk.  It looks worse in the picture than IRL. 

Festive Friday #42 Red and White

It has been quite a while since I made a card for Festive Friday.  Click here to play along.
I made the background using PTI's Background Basics Super Stripes in Pure Poppy
The tag is from the new Tinsel and Tags stamp set.  The green circle is Simply Chartreuse from a Nestabilities circle die.
Twin is from The Twinery