Thursday, December 19, 2013

CWLC 71 Christmas Hop

Time for our annual Christmas Blog Hop.

Our sponsors are
broken box stock
This winner will receive a stamp appropriate of the season.

This winner will receive 2 images of winner's choice


This winner will receive a digi stamp appropriate for the season.

Here is what I have come up with for this challenge using Broken Box Stock image.

To win, you must enter the challenge and leave comments on every blog.
Some of our team members might be offering blog candy,
so be sure to become a follower of each team member too.
Here is the order of the HOP....

Now you have till Saturday,
December 21, 2013,
9 PM EST, to hop and enter to win. 

We will be on Christmas break from 
December 21, 2013
to January 5, 2014.
BUT we will be back next week with our winners. 

Monday, December 9, 2013

CWLC 70 Anything Goes

Good Monday morning!!!

Ahhhh everyones favorite challenge theme this week at Created With Love Challenges....

Anything Goes!

Our sponsor is Bugaboo Stamps

I chose to work with Poinsettia Bear...Isnt he cute!!
a pretty simple card...I didnt want to fill it with lots of bling, I
wanted to focus on the image!

Be sure to link up this week!!

Monday, December 2, 2013

CWLC 69 Christmas

Another Fabulous Monday morning here at Created With Love Challenges!

this weeks theme is CHRISTMAS!

We are sponsored by Delicious Doodles!

the image I chose from Delicious Doodles is called Christmas Kitty
Colored her with prisma colored pencils and blended with OMS. cut out, and matted on red card stock that I die cut with spellbinders die. Then my oraments and tree and poinsettia are also spellbinders dies! 

Be sure to link up this week at Created With Love challenges!

Monday, November 25, 2013

CWLC 68 Symathy/Missing you

Good Monday Morning!

This week at Created With Love Challenges we are focusing on Sympathy/Missing You. We all hate having to send those cards, its always so sad to sit down and write. But we must have them so this week we are working on those! 

Our sponsor is Broken Box Stock the image I am working with
 is called Santa Hat Cat.
I went with a missing you card. I created the sentiment in Word and cut out with spellbinders.

 Be sure to link up your card this week!
Thanks for stopping by!

Monday, November 18, 2013

CWLC 67 Anything Goes

Novmber 18th! WOW half the month gone,
tomarrow is my Bday....I love my birthday, my hubby
 spoils me so much who know what he will do this year....
THEN next week is our 26th wedding Anniversary and then Thanksgiving!!

we will have the whole family over to our house this year for Thanksgiving Dinner, I love 
cooking especially when everyone loves to eat it all up!

This week at Created With Love Challenges we are doing Anything Goes for our theme,

We are sponsored by SKdigis

I chose to work with Pumpkin Patch image from her store.
Colored with Prisma Color pencils and blended with OMS, cut image out
 with Spellbinders Scalloped Circles.

 Just had to share this pic I took when I took a break from crafting.....
Here is my craft buddy, Kobe  he even approves of Paper Crafts Magazine!! He loves to get on my craft table and be the center of my work!! Love him to death!

Thanks for stopping by and be sure to link up at CWLC this week!

Monday, November 11, 2013

CWLC 66 Thank You

Hello again!  Monday Monday.....

This is the only Reason I love Mondays, because I get to share with you the fab cards I have been working on just to inspire all of you wonderful crafters!

Today at Created With Love Challenges we are focusing on Thank You cards, we ALWAYS need a Thank you card, weather for the holiday gifts or for someone being hospitable over the holidays or even a birthday gift you received. Or even just to let someone know that you appreciate them!

So our theme this week at CREATED WITH LOVE CHALLENGES is: 

Thank you!

Our sponsor this week is Paper Pretties

I chose to work with the fab image called Roses from her store

I colored with prisma color pencils and blended with OMS, the sentiment
 is from my wooden stamp stash.

here is the inside of my card, the sentiment is from Digi Darla designs, 
cut out with spell binders die.

Hope to see you link up at CWLC this week with your take on a Thank you card or note!

Thanks for stopping by and leaving a comment and all the love!!

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

From the Heart Sketch no.41

Good Morning! played in the craft room all day yesterday and here is 1 project I accomplished!!

EVERYONE who enters will receive $1 to Use it as a 
discount, or save them up to earn a free stamp.Great way to get some FABULOUS digi stamps!

here is my take on the sketch using this months FREEBIE from From the Heart Stamps progressive challenge and this is how that works:

If you played along in the challenge last month, you will be emailed this image for FREE! :) If you missed out, you can still play along with the challenge by purchasing the image. Then you can enter the challenge and receive next month’s digi free. OR if you spend $10 in the From The Heart Stamps store this month, you can enter code CELEBRATE to receive this as a free gift. (Make sure your purchase doesn’t include this image or you will receive 2). 
 this is the image for the November Challenge!
Balloon Ride

here is my card for both the Nov Freebie of the month and the Sketch No. 41

Colored with Prisma Color pencils and blended with OMS. Then used some fab paper from a stack I have. Cut image and mat with spellbinders die. sentiment on out side says HAPPY HAPPY HAPPY....inside say BIRTHDAY!

Thanks for stopping by!!

Monday, November 4, 2013

CWLC 65 Chrismas Red/Green

Hello Fellow Crafters! WOW its NOVEMBER!!! Where has the YEAR gone????
Crazy huh!! we have had some Really cold weather here in VA, last week we had
a Hard frost, in OCTOBER wow! Anyway Halloween is over and now we are onto Thanksgiving!

November is a Busy month for me, My birthday is Nov 19th and then
Nov 27th is my 26th wedding anniversary
Nov 28th Thanksgiving! What a super busy month ahead!

So anyway, on to this weeks challenge at Created With Love Challenges!

We are doing a theme of Christmas Red/Green
We Also have some exciting news!!!!

Our New DT members will be featured this week!!!
we are so excited to welcome the following ladies:

be sure to stop by their blogs and give them a great big welcome!!

So lets get some Christmas cards done! 

Our sponsor this week is 

I used Digi Darla's Candy Cane image and created this really cute and fun card

Here is the Inside of my card, using a Spellbinders Christmas Die for the sentiment

Be sure to link up with your Red/Green Christmas projects at 

thanks for stopping by my blog and for being a follower 
and leaving comments!

Monday, October 28, 2013

From the Heart Sketch challenge no. 40

Hello everyone!! Today I got in the craft-room and played with a new image
 I bought at From the Heart Stamps called
 Holly Jolly Christmas and can be purchased here
Holly Jolly Christmas 

How cute huh???

I followed this week sketch at From the Heart

Here is what I have done with the cute image and this great sketch:

Colored with Prisma Color pencils and blended with OMS. Cut the image out with Spellbinders Grand Scalloped Oval die. I added stickles to the Christmas Balls and to the star, then added some Glossy Accents to the Birds eyes to make them pop! the DPs are from my Christmas Stash.

The inside, I used 2 different spellbinder dies, and the sentiment is a new 
wooden stamp added to my collection. I stamped it in Red ink from Stampin Up and then colored some green n yellow with my prisma color pencils. The DP is from the same stack as the DPs on the front of the card! Great stack from Recollections.

Thanks for stopping by! 

CWLC 64 Anything Goes

Good Monday Morning!

Hope everyone has a Safe and Happy Halloween this Thursday!
Here we are again with another fabulous challenge at 

Everyone's Favorite theme: ANYTHING GOES

Our sponsor this week is Stamp N Doodle

I use the Image Christmas Carolers from her store.

Hope to see you link up this week at Created With Love Challenges!

Monday, October 21, 2013

CWLC 63 Halloween Hop

 Welcome to Created with Love Challenges 63

We are doing a Halloween Blog Hop this week!! 

We have 3 wonderful sponsors to help us celebrate!

Bugaboo Stamps
They are offering a 7 Digi Prize Pack to 1 luck winner!

Paper Pretties
 They are offering 6 images to 1 luck winner!

Limited Runs
They are offering 3 image to 1 luck winner!!

If you hopped in from Chris  then you are in the right place.

Here is what I have created this week for the Halloween Hop,
The image is called Jack from Paper Pretties!

Also.........some of our fab Design Team members are offering up 
Blog Hop Candy on their blogs, so be sure to Hop to all them and become a
 follower and leave a comment! !!

As you hop to each blog be sure to become a follower and leave a comment 
on their blogs in order to be in the drawing for their Blog Hop Candy!

Now be sure to HOP on over to Linda  and see what fabulous creation and inspiration
she have come up with this week!

We can not wait to see what you have come up with for this week
at Created With Love Challenges!!
Here is the master Hop list!

Once you have HOPPED to all the blogs above be sure to link up your Halloween creation to be in the drawing  to win 1 of the 3 prizes mentioned above from the wonderful sponsors! Some of the ladies will be offering Blog be sure to become a follower of each team member. 

Saturday, October 19, 2013

From the Heart Freebie Challenge

From the Heart Stamps  Freebie Challenge.
Every month there is a featured image.
Use that image to make a card,
link it to the challenge, 
and the beginning of next month
you will get the next featured image
This months Freebie was: 
Stamp Preview by FromTheHeartStamps

Don't have this month's featured image?
No problem.
Simply purchase the image, HERE
create a project with it,
link it to the blog HERE
and next month you will get the freebie!
This month's image is called...
Here is the card I made for the challenge using Harvest Medley.

Monday, October 14, 2013

CWLC 62 Sewing Faux or Real

Good Monday Morning!

Today at Created With Love Challenges we are doing a theme of
 "Sewing Faux or Real"
 we are sponsored by SKdigi's


I chose to work with this cute Moose image called "Merry Christmoose"!

I cut 2 squares one from green and one from blue, and stitched using my We R Memory Keepers "Sew Easy" tool. Sewing Green on the Blue paper and Blue on the Green paper!
I added some Glossy accent to his cute eyes. Colored the image with prisma color pencils and blended with OMS. The ribbon is from Offry and the gem snow flakes are from Michaels Crafts.
The Christmas lights string is from my stash. and then I added a miniature Christmas bulb ornament to the bottom too!

I finished my inside with a spellbinders die and a
 wood mounted stamp sentiment!

Be sure to do some sewing either Real or Faux and