Monday, August 26, 2013

CWLC 55 Anything Goes!

I am running a little behind today....forgot to do my post for 
this weeks challenge at Created With Love Challenges.  
Anyway, on to my card for today!

Today at Created With Love Challenges we are starting a new 
challenge Theme and it is Everyone's favorite!! ANYTHING GOES!!! 

By The Way if you check our Facebook page out we will often surprise you with a sneak peak of our up coming theme on the night before the new challenge, just to get a heads up!

Our sponsor this week is 

I chose to do a Christmas card with a Digi Darla image called Christmas Tree

Using my cuddle bug to emboss the background with snowflakes, and used 
my Grand Calibur to cut and emboss the image.
I added some stickles to the tree garland too.

Have a Great week and Happy Crafting!

Sunday, August 25, 2013

i {heart} Card Sketch no. 31

Hello everyone....Today I have been in the craft room with my Sister-in-law who is staying with us for a bit. I have her addicted to card making!!! she has seen what I do and was like Oh My...I gotta try!! and she LOVES it! She is over browsing From The Heart Stamps as I type this!!!

Anyway today I worked on the Delightful Inspiration Sketch # 31

using this sketch and an image from From the Heart Stamps
I came up with this Fab birthday card. I have a hard time finishing the insides of my cards and have a stack sitting here that have no "innards" so to speak. so this time I went all the way and finished the whole thing. SO proud of me....LOL

Thanks for stopping by!

*Sneak peak..........
New Challenge tomorrow 8/26/13 at Created with Love Challenges....ANYTHING GOES theme!!!

Monday, August 19, 2013

CWLC 54 Something Sweet

Good Monday morning!  
Hope you all had a great weekend, mine was busy with the grandson!

this week at Created With Love we are having the theme Something Sweet!
Our wonderful sponsor is 

I used a retro cupcake image from Limited Runs
I used paper from my Retro stack and matched ribbon, glimmer mist, ink
 and gems to match the colors of the DP and the colors I chose for the image!

Be sure to join us this week at Created with love for our Something Sweet themed challenge!

Thanks for stopping buy have a great week!

Sunday, August 18, 2013

I heart Sketch # 30 and August Freebie

Another new sketch at 
I am using 
a new image at From the Heart Stamps
For each sketch challenge you enter,
you get $1 off any image at 
You can use it as a $1 off, 
or save them and get images for free.
I have been saving them and will be turning them into a free image!!
Here is the card 
I put together for this challenge...
 I am also using this as my submission for the Free Stamp of the month Progressive Challenge
With this challenge, you use the image of the month, 
and next month they send you next month's stamp
If you didn't take part in the past month's challenge,
no fear.  
Simply buy this month's image,
enter this month, 
and next month you will get the image of the month...
for free.
Thanks for looking ! 

Monday, August 12, 2013

CWLC 53 Back to School & Blog Candy winner!!

Hello fellow crafters!

What a fab turnout the last 2 weeks with our Anniversary Blog Hop at Created with love!
I did have some candy that I was offering and has chosen the winner for me!!!
Thank you all that commented I had 44 comments!! WOW the most ever on my blog!! 
So here is the winner....
That is PAM! 

Stunning card. Love the cloud and the air balloon.Thanks for sharing

Congrats Pam! Email me ASAP with CANDY WINNER 
in the subject and your snail mail addy and I will get your candy in the mail!!!

Now on to the project I have for you this week!!
This week at Created With Love Challenges we are looking at BACK TO SCHOOL!!
School starts next week here in Virginia! My boys are grown so I dont have to deal with all the shopping and hoopla that goes with the Back to School season anymore and I dont miss it! LOL
Anyway Cedar Chest was generous enough to offer the Design Team a couple images to work with! I chose Ariella With Heart and I added a set of school books image that I got online!
The doily was white and I spritzed it with daffodil glimmer mist,  The apple border was cut on my Cricut with a free SVG file I ran across online!

Thanks for stopping by and leaving the love!!