Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Friday, June 25, 2010
My first card uses the Paper Makeup stamps that were included in the kit! I coloured the rainbow with my Copics, added "perfect puff" and glamour dust to the clouds and then heat set to make the clouds puff up. I also covered the rainbow with glossy accents. Extra products used: Recollections white cs, Nestabilties, Machine stitching, DMC floss, button from Caffinated Cropper Birds of a Feather kit and Colorbox chalk ink.
Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Wind in My Sails
Saturday, June 19, 2010
Here's a peek at the inside of the card using my Caffinated Cropper Birds Of a Feather E.A.D. Designs vinyl rub-ons:
Wednesday, June 16, 2010
Since Father's Day is coming up this weekend, I took the opportunity to use some of the wonderful images from Whimsy Haven for my husband's Father's Day card! I used the "chair" and "relax" sentiments from Gettin Cozy and the "Dad" from For Dad. My card is also inspired by DT Amy C.'s wonderful sketch for the Whimsy Haven sketch challenge which starts today. Make sure you check out the sketch challenge details on the Whimsy Haven blog today! There will be a wonderful prize up for grabs! Products used for my card: SU kraft and Bazzill cs, My Little Yellow Bicycle dp, Distress inks, Nestabilities, Kaiser Pearls, Copic markers and Airbrush system and machine stitching.
Here's a look at this month's sketch for the sketch challenge by DT Amy C.:
Tuesday, June 15, 2010
Here's what's in it:
10off25 purchase at Paper Makeup
30% off at EAD Designs
Paper 6x6 2 each
Bazzil Smoothies Tropical Breeze, Kiwi, Marmalade Blast, Banana Blitz
Fancy Pants Suit Up
SassaFrass Lass With Love
SassaFrass Lass Confection
My Little Shoebox Flying High
October Afternoon Sprinklers
October Afternoon Ice Cream
1yd Lemon Grosgrain Ribbon
1yd Blue Twist Baker's Twine
1yd Copenhagen Satin Ribbon
1/2yd Blue/Green Sidesaddle Grosgrain Ribbon
Making Memories Flutter Buttons
Making Memories Flutter Blossoms
2 Jillibean Soup Journaling Sprouts Black/White
2 Jillibean Soup Journaling Sprouts Red/Kraft
4 Little Yellow Bicycle Free Spirit Stickpins
1 Cat's Eye Amber Clay Fluid Chalk
1 Jenni Bowlin Banner/Red Cardstock Sticker Alpha
3 Little Yellow Bicycle Clothesline Chipboard Word Icons (adhesive)
2 Little Yellow Bicycle Free Spirit Chipboard Frames
1 BookMark Holder
2 Shipping Tags
10 Lemon Tickets
3 Gold Doilies
2 Paper Clips (Asst Colors)
1 piece of 100% Wool Feltworks Aqua Felt
1 piece of 100% Wool Feltworks Cheddar Felt
1 Papermakeup Stamp Set
(includes a rainbow and two sentiments)
1/2 Sheet Crafty Chronicle Newspaper Donna Salazar
2 Exclusive Sheets of EAD STICKERZ
DIGITAL STAMP SET DESIGNED BY LINDSAY SPENCER
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Make sure you go check out all the designers art work today!!!
Friday, June 11, 2010
My first card uses the adorable pea image and sentiment. Of course I had to use the coordinating Cosmo Cricket Garden Variety dp, Bazzill cs, FabricLand gingham ribbon, Nestabilities, Copic Markers, Memento ink and Ippity Haystack ink, CTMH button and I added some glossy accents to the peas.
Your next stop on the hop is Christi! For a complete list of today's FWF participants, please visit the Unity blog! Don't forget to look for the FWF blinkie! One lucky commenter will win a grab bag of 25 random Unity stamps!
Well, that's it for me for today! I'm packing my suitcase today for a road trip tomorrow with 4 of my most wonderful friends to Toronto to attend a Copic Certification course on Sunday!!! Whoohoo! I'm so excited! Of course we will be doing some scrappy shopping so I'm absolutely thrilled and looking forward to this weekend!!!
Oh, and one more thing:
Look what I have today!!! I will be using Random.Org to draw a winner early tomorrow morning before I leave for my trip! Good luck and have a wonderful weekend!
Wednesday, June 9, 2010
I would also like to say thank you to Lindsay and all of the wonderful DT members at Whimsy Haven for giving me such a warm welcome to start off my month-long guest DT position last week! They are the most amazing and talented group of designers! I am having so much fun playing with all of the incredible Whimsy Haven digi's.
My first card today uses Whimsy' Haven's The Seed of Hope set. This set is so sweet and adorable!!! This was one of my very first Whimsy Haven digi sets! Products used: SU kraft cs, Jillibean soup dp, Distress inks, Copic markers, twine and machine stitching.
You've now reached the end of the hop. Make sure you return to Whimsy Haven to check out all of the fabulous images and don't forget to pick up the newly designed $1.00 special deal of the day!
Tuesday, June 8, 2010
Here's a look at the colour challenge from The Play Date Cafe:
And the sketch from 2S4Y:
Saturday, June 5, 2010
Friday, June 4, 2010
I still have lots of product left from my Birds of a Feather kit so both of my cards today are from the kit. You can still pick up your kit for only $29.00 here!
Happy Friday peeps! This week certainly seemed to fly by!
My card for today's Unity FWF features the Unity May Store KOTM "Moment's In Bloom & Naturally You" which I purchased from Limelight Papercrafts. Inspiration for my card came from last week's hip hop sketch challenge #9. Products used: Distress inks, SU confetti cs, Webster's Pages dp and trim, machine stitching, Making Memories button and handmade crochet flower.
Post updated: I really wanted to play along with this week's Etsy Inspired Challenge so I took the opportunity to ink up my new Unity Melody Ross Brave Girls kit! Products used: GCD dp, SU cs, Ontario Law Reports book paper, twine, u/k button and lace, DMC floss and Distress inks.Here's a look at my inspiration piece from Etsy shop Sunshyne Silverware!
Wednesday, June 2, 2010
I am so excited to be guest designing for the month of June! I was absolutely thrilled and honoured when I was asked to be a guest designer for Whimsy Haven and have the opportunity to work with Lindsay Spencer's incredible digital designs and talented design team!
My first card combines a couple of Whimsy Haven sets! The banners are from "Sweet Tooth", the Happy Day sentiment is from "Birthday Star" and the butterflies are from "Seed of Hope". Products used: Bazzill cs, AC and Cosmo dp, Zig black journal pen, VersaColor ink and machine stitching.
My last card uses today's Whimsy Haven featured special. You can pick up this stunning butterfly and sentiment set today for only $1.00!!!!! Inspiration for this card came from this week's sketch #66 at CardPatterns. Products used: Bazzill cs, Basic Grey Eva dp, button and brad, FabricLand ribbon, VersaColor ink, DMC floss, Heidi Swapp bling and Jenni Bowlin stick pin.
Your next stop on the hop is Whimsy Haven DT member Julie! Have a wonderful day and enjoy the hop!