Monday, October 30, 2017

Make It Monday #302 with Stephanie - Twine & Ribbon Wraps

A card for this week's MIM.
This is a little more layered than I usually make but I like how it turned out.  I used the twine behind my butterfly.  One of my favorite color combinations that I haven't used in awhile.

Stephanie's card
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PTI's Garden Grace, Beautiful Butterflies, Double Ended Banner, Keep It Simple Birthday in CP Inks,

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Merry Monday #263 Photo Inspiration

A card for this week's Merry Monday 

Lori wants us to use the photo below for our inspiration
 

PTI's Spruce & Spriggs, Cup of Cheer in CP inks.  I picked up the greenery and poinsettias plus the cups of hot cocoa.

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Sunday, October 29, 2017

AAA Cards: CAS #102 Ink Blending

A card for AAA Cards 


SOA Tis the Season, MFT Hand Lettered Holiday, with Distress & CP Inks
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Saturday, October 28, 2017

Inspired by All the Little Things #70

Blues and browns are not my go to color so this was a little hard for me.  I pulled out a bunch of smooshed backgrounds that looked like Autumn leaves and cut them using Lawn Fawn's Small Stitched Leaves.
PTI's Mix Mat Pinked Edge and Graceful Greetings
Watercolored with Gansai Tambi water colors. 

This will be entered into Inspired by All the Little Things.


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Less Is More #352 Stamp Layering

A card for Less Is More 

 

Altenew's Peony Bouquet & Penny Black Sweet Wishes in CP inks., PTI's Mix & Mat Scallop

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Addicted to Stamps & More #265

A card for  ATSM
 I should have place the sentiment up higher. 
 

PTI's Mix & Mat Flourishes, Stamplorations Smile colored with Copics.  Nuvo Crystal drops

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Make It Monday #301 with Lizzie Matting with Glitter

Finally a card for MIM.  After having to mess with glitter several times, I finally came up with a card that I could post.  The frame I created was too large to have it framing the stamped piece because it didn't show enough pattern paper so,  I made a smaller one and popped it up.  I wasn't about to make another glitter piece.  I made mine by using score tape, but it was still a mess.

Lizzie's pretty card.
MIM 301 Merry Christmas Card 

PTI's Fab Flakes, Winter Penguin in Aqua Mist & Hawaiian Shores

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Monday, October 23, 2017

Merry Monday #262 Christmas Gifts

Hello everyone.  Linda here and I am happy to be your hostess today for this week's Merry Monday
I would like you to make a card with a Christmas gift/gifts on it.
I love a traditional red and green card and decided after 3 attempts with another image that I wasn't happy with to use this image and love how it turned out in red and green.

Please stop by and enjoy all of the inspiration by the Merry Makers and create along with us. 

PTI's Gifts of the Season. in CP inks.  PTI  Mix & Mat Scallop Die

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Monday, October 16, 2017

Make It Monday with Melissa #300 Build a Wreath



Well after many tries, I finally came up with a very different card than what I started with for PTI's MIM

One of Melissa's cards
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I took another path by creating a wreath from a small sprig of hollies from Tag It's #9 to create my wreath.PTI's, Deck the Halls for the sentiment and Harvest Berries.  Basic Dots Stencil & Basic Bookmark #3
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Merry Monday #261 Ornament Photo


Kelly would like us to use this Ornament photo as our inspiration this week.
The foiled ornament is much prettier in real life
Come join us at Merry Monday to get those cards done.  Time is drawing near.  

PTI's Holiday Greens Border, Stamps of Life Ornaments 4 Christmas, PTI's Woodgrain impression plate 
Foil by Gina K or Deco Foil - not sure

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Monday, October 9, 2017

Make It Monday #299 with Dawn Sentiment Windows

A card for this week's MIM 

Here is Dawn's lovely card
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PTI's Butterfly Hope, True Black Pattern Pack,  Ever So Much
 
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Merry Monday #260 Sketch with Debbie

Debbie wants us to use the sketch below to make a card.  Please join us at 
Merry Monday. The time is drawing near....


MFT Winter Warmth in CP inks.  Misc. pattern paper. Pure Poppy card stock.

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Sunday, October 8, 2017

The Flower Challenge #13

A card for The Flower Challenge 


Love the bright colors of Pansies.

Altenew's Pretty Pansies with CP inks.  PTI's Basic Dots & Bigger Blooms
 
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CAS Watercolour October 2018 Challenge

A card for this month's CAS Watercolour 
 Finally after about 4 different watercolor techniques, I came up with one I was happy with.
It's actually prettier in real life.

 

PTI's Mix & Mat Pinked Edge, smooshed background with Distress Inks
Smudged with Nuvo Embellishment Mousse. 

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Saturday, October 7, 2017

Less Is More #349 Hot & Spicy Colors

A second card for today.  This one is for Less Is More 

 

PTI's Sunflower Harvest, Cover Up Quatrefoil with CP inks.  

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Inspired by All the Little Things #67

Finally able to play in a challenge today on World Card Making Day
This is a card for Inspired by All the Little Things 

I was inspired by the colors and the pumpkins.  My sweet friend Birgit of Crafting While I Wait sent me a lovely fall card with some die cuts that just happened to be the colors in the photo so I was able to create this card by just doing some arranging.
The oval is PTI's Brushed Off Oval sponged with Distress Inks
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Monday, October 2, 2017

CAS Mix Up October Challenge -

A card for CAS Mix Up 

 
I used layering stencils, sponging, die cut and embossing.

PTI's Color Pop Butterflies stencil, small polka dot, Altenew Watercolor Stripes,  Keep it Simple Frames and Get Well
with DOX inks. 

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