Monday, April 7, 2014

CWLC79 Happy Easter!


This week at CWLC we are focusing on
  EASTER with our sponsor being

QKR Stampede

This is my take on
the Easter Theme

Monday, March 17, 2014


Here we are back for another challenge! This time over at CWLC we are 
doing a theme of GIRLY!

But FIRST...I was to say HAPPY ST PATRICKS DAY to Everyone!!

Oh and ALSO a BIG BIG Happy Birthday to my
 Grandson tomorrow March 18th he will be 3 yrs old! 

Now onto my card for this "GIRLY" challenge!
our sponsor is Lacy Sunshine 
Lacy Sunshine

The image I chose to work with is Izzybella Boo's Button Flower

I colored her with Prisma color pencils and blended with OMS. then cut her out with a new Spellbinders die that I got reently. The bow is one that I made with my Bow it All tool! I also used some stickles to add  some pop to her!

Be sure to head on over to CWLC and link up this week!

Monday, March 3, 2014

CWLC 77 Think Spring

Good Monday morning!
 Here we are into MARCH already!! WOW!!

Today we are starting our THINK SPRING theme over at CWLC~

Our sponsor for this challenge is Robyn's Fetish
 and she gave us 3 images to work with, 
I chose Waking Birdie for my project this week!

 I colored the image with prisma color pencils and blended my colors with OMS. I then cut out the image with a spell binders die. The ribbon was hand made by me on my Bow It All board!

Hope to see you link up with us for this challenge at 

Thanks for visiting my blog and leaving a comment!

Monday, February 17, 2014



Welcome back! Its the 3rd Monday of February 2014

Time for a new challenge at 

This challenge is sponsored by Lacy Sunshine
Lacy Sunshine

Our theme is FRIENDS

I chose to work with Lacy Sunshine image called: Bubble's Gumballs!

I colored her with prisma-color pencils and blended with OMS, the
sentiment is from a cling stamp set I have, purchased from ACMoore.

Thank for stopping by and leaving a comment! 
Hope to see you link up with us over at CWLC!

Sunday, February 9, 2014

FTHS Stamp of the Month challenge

Hello fellow crafters! Today I have a cute card that I made for a friends Birthday!

Birthday Candle Birdbrain 

It can be purchased here if you did not get it free by playing in last months challenge. If you did not play and get it free from last month, then no worries.... You can buy into the progressive Challenge and then play along with this image and upload it and then next month u will get a free image! Continue to play along every month and u will expand your fab collection of images!!

Here is what I did with this image
I Love this background DP I found! I colored the image withe prismacolor pencils and blended with OMS and then cut image out with a spellbinders die.On the image, I used Star Dust Stickles on the candle and on the eyes and the sweat drops I added some Glossy Accents for a good shine!
I finished off the inside with one of the sentiments that comes with the image " You Still look like a Spring Chick" "Happy Birthday anyway" 

Thanks for stopping by!!

Monday, February 3, 2014

CWLC 75 BABY (important news update)

Hello fellow crafters! Welcome to February 2014...
Hope your week was a great one last week!!

****We have some news over at CWLC this week. 
We (Chris and I as co-owners) have been over loaded with personal life stuff, so we have decided to switch things up a bit here at CWLC! we will no longer be a weekly Challenge, but instead of closing down completely we have decided that we can still handle the New schedule of 1st and 3rd Mondays! Thats every 2 weeks! 
So please take note to this Change and the wonderful people over at Paper Playful have made note of this as well so the new challenges are updated there as well to help you along!

Ok now onto my project for this week!!!

We are sponsored by Stitchy Bear
 Stitchy Bear
for this Challenge and the Theme is 
My Daughter-in-law is due ANY DAY now and I took this opportunity to make a card for my
 new to come Granddaughter.

The butterfly is a new die that I got last month, it comes with the butterfly shaped die and then an embossing die...
The image was colored with prisma color pencils and blended with OMS. The image was cut out with a spellbinders die.

I hope to see you link up for this Challenge at Created With Love Challenges! Remember our new schedule! Now you have 2 weeks to link up!!!

Monday, January 27, 2014

CWLC 74 Anything Goes

Welcome Back to a new week's Challenge at 

This week we are sponsored by Sparkle N Sprinkle

Our Theme is everyone's favorite: ~ANYTHING GOES~ 

yup you are reading it correctly!!
 Do What Ever "theme" you want...Birthday, Holiday, Sympathy, Just Because, Thank You.....

This is a Man Birthday Card! I chose to work with Rusty's Birdhouse 
from Sparkle N Sprinkles store. I used a new Spellbinders die  that I recently purchased!

I hope to see you link up with us at CREATED WITH LOVE CHALLENGES this week!!

Thanks for stopping by and leaving me a comment!! I appreciate them all!!

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

FTHS Jan Stamp of the Month!

Afternoon all! 
I have a special post today, its the progressive Challenge over at FTHS.
You play along every month and get a free digital image to work with if you continue to play along every month!!
This months image is Kitten And Heart 
DOWNLOAD FREE "Kitten and Heart" 

This is what I did with the image:
 I just got a new set of spellbinders HEART dies and had to try them out on this cute image!
Colored this image with prisma color pencils and blended with OMS.

Thanks for stopping by and leaving your comments! 

Monday, January 20, 2014

CWLC 73 Winged Things

Good Monday morning! 
Hope you all had a wonderful weekend! My daugher-in-law had her baby shower on Saturday, she is due Feb 5th. Its going to be a girl and will be my 1st granddaughter. I have 1 grandson who will be 3 in March. Anyway the shower was great! here is a pic of her and her belly!!

ok back to this weeks Challenge at Created With Love!! this week wer are sponsored 

Please Join...

I chose to work with Marigolds & Morpho image. 
I decided to recycle a peanut can and made a piggy bank 
for my wheat back pennies.
I covered it with 12x12 scrap book paper and added my image and some really pretty lacy floral ribbon to the bottom and a yellow rose bunch for the lid!

Monday, January 13, 2014

CWLC 72 Pink or Purple

Welcome Back! 

 Its been Super busy here at my house! 
Had a wonderful Christmas and New Year! Got to spend it with my family!

Here we are back to Crafting again at Created With Love Challenges!
We are starting this New Year with a pretty simple Challenge theme "Pink and/or Purple"
We wanted some bright and cheery colors after all this winter has been dull and gray and VERY COLD!!! We actually seen below ZERO wind chills here in VA burrrrrrr....

Anyway on with the CWLC Card I have made, I hope you find some inspiration from what I have here today! 
Our Sponsor at CWLC is Sherri Baldy Besties
Sherri Baldy's Besties
I love her images! 
this is Olivia Odd Sock Messy Bessy isnt she adorable! 

Thanks for stopping by and I hope to see you join us at CWLC
 this week as we start the 2014 New Year!