Monday, February 17, 2020

The PIP Challenge #2007



For my card I used the Newton's Nook Newton Loves Coffee stamp set.  Colored gthe image using Copic markers; embellished using pink ribbon and a double loop bow and adhesive pearl.

We hope you'll share your cards/projects with us at The PIP Challenge #2007.

Saturday, February 15, 2020

The Sparkles Monthly Challenge - Thank You


The Sparkles Monthly Challenge theme is to create a "Thank You" card or project.

For my card I created a stencil by using a circle punch and laying the negative cutout on the stamping panel and spunging through the cutout using distress inks.  Then stamped the images and sentiment from the Morning Meadow retired stampin up stamp set.  Images stamped using Versafine Clair Nocturne ink.  Embellished with a diecut butterfly from my stash.

We hope you'll share your "thank you" cards/projects with us this month at The Sparkles Monthly Challenge.

The Outlawz Paper A La Mode Challenge


The Paper A La Mode challenge theme is "Here's to Girls."

Our sponsor is

For my card I used designer paper and image from the sponsor

We hope you'll share your "Here's to Girls" cards/projects with us at The Outlawz Paper A La Mode Challenge.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

The Sisterhood of Crafters - Let's Have a Tea Party


The Sisterhood of Crafters challenge theme is "Let's Have a Tea Party!"

For my card, I used the Hero Arts Teapot Dies to create the shaped card.  Designer paper from my stash.  I sponged brown ink on the edges of the teapot and colored in the lid portion with the same ink to give the teapot lid depth.  The sentiment is from Stamp Simply Coffee or Tea? stamp set.  The flower is from a floral stem, pulled a part and secured using a brad gem and two small buds from the same stem adhered under the flower.  Also embellished with a double bow ribbon.

We hope you'll share your "tea party" cards/projects with us at The Sisterhood of Crafters.

Sunday, February 9, 2020

The Outlawz Songs & Rhymes Challenge - Birds and Bees


The Songs & Rhymes Challenge inspiration is from "The Birds and the Bees"

The challenge sponsor is

For my card I used papers and stamp set from the Bee Yourself Simon Says Stamp card kit.

We hope you'll share your "birds and bees" cards/projects with us at The Outlawz Songs & Rhymes Challenge.

Monday, February 3, 2020

The PIP Challenge #2005


The PIP Challenge #2005 is sponsored by 

For my card I used Balloon Kitty digital stamp provided by the sponsor.  I colored the image using Prismacolor Pencils and gamsol.  The dies used are from Cheapo Dies, the background paper is from Stampin Up.  Embellished with small gems.

We hope you'll share your cards/projects with us at The PIP Challenge #2005.

Friday, January 31, 2020

The Outlawz Paper A La Mode Challenge - Valentines


The Paper A La Mode Challenge is to create a card or project with a Valentines theme.

Our challenge sponsor is 

For my card I used the following digi items provided by the sponsor:
I used my envelope punch board to create a file folder cardbase.  I "enclosed" the kissing couple using a heart die cut.

We hope you'll share your Valentines themed cards/projects with us at The Outlawz Paper A La Mode Challenge.

Sunday, January 26, 2020

Sunday Songs & Rhymes Challenge - Silly Love Songs


The Outlawz Songs & Rhymes Challenge theme is "Silly Love Songs."

The challenge sponsor is
Stix2

For my card I used Balloon Magic designer paper from We Are 3 Digital Shop ; CheeryLynn Designs Love die, and Stampin Up Cherry Cobbler Ribbon.  White and Burgandy Cardstock.

The Outlawz Songs & Rhymes Challenge can be found HERE.

Double D Challenge - Balloons


I'm entering my card in the Balloon Fun Challenge at Double D Challenges.  For inspiration the challenge offers this mood board:


For my card, I used digital papers from We Are 3 Digital Shop:

Dies used are from Lawn Fawn Party Balloons and MFT Scallop Stitch Square and Stitched Square dies.

The Double D Balloon Fun Challenge can be found HERE.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge - New Stash


The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge theme is to use "newly acquired stash."

For my card, I used new dies:  PoppyStamps Garden Bouquet die, Tim Holtz Crochet Lace die, and Elizabeth Crafts Hello (the hello die is not newly acquired but has only been used a few times!).  I embellished using Kaiser Craft pearls and a premade green bow.

We hope you'll share your cards/projects with us using your "newly acquired stash" at The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge.

Monday, January 20, 2020

The PIP Challenge #2003


The PIP Challenge #2003 sponsor is Lawn Fawn offering a $25 gift code to the random challenge winner!

For my project I used the Lawn Fawn Fancy Box and Party Balloons Dies.

We hope you'll share your cards/project with us at The PIP Challenge #2003.

Saturday, January 18, 2020

Paper A La Mode Challenge - Things That Make You Happy




The Outlawz Paper A La Mode Challenge is to create a card or project using the theme "Things That Make Me Happy!"

Our Challenge Sponsor is

Reading books I can hold in my hands make me happy!  So, I need bookmarks to hold my place.  The top photo is a bookmark holder, the center photo is the holder open, and the bottom photo is of the four bookmarks.  To create my bookmark project I used the following provided by the sponsor:
Using We Are 3 Digital Paper - Gingham Pastel
We Are 3 Digital Shop - Sylvia Boots
We Are 3 Digital Sentiments - Happiness

We hope you'll share your creations with us using the theme "Things That Make You Happy!"  You can find The Paper A La Mode Challenge HERE.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

The Sparkles Monthly Challenge - Winter Blues


The Sparkles Monthly Challenge theme this month is Winter Blues.

For my card, I created a layering panel using Denim Alcohol Ink and Yupo paper, die cut using Lawn Fawn cross stitch die.  The die cut snowflake is from this month's Simon Says Stamp card kit, background paper is from Stampin Up.

We hope you'll share you Winter Blues cards/projects with us at The Sparkles Monthly Challenge.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

The Sisterhood of Crafters - Thinking of You


The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge theme is "Thinking of You" (be sure to use those words on your card/project).

For my card, I used Thinking of You stamp set from Our Daily Bread Designs.  Image and sentiment stamped using Versafine Clair Nocturne ink.  Fabriano notecard and envelope using Color Burst Pigment Powders and water to create the corner watercolor before stamping.

We hope you'll share your thinking of you cards/projects with us at The Sisterhood of Crafters.

Monday, January 6, 2020

The PIP Challenge #2001


This week's PIP Challenge is sponsored by Limited Runs Digital Stamps.
For my card, I used the Snail Mail digi provided by the sponsor.
I printed the image onto Smooth Bristol Cardstock and used Zig Clean Color Real Brush pens to water color the image.  The die cut is from Cheapo Dies.

We hope you'll share your cards/projects with us this week at The PIP Challenge.

Saturday, January 4, 2020

Paper A La Mode Challenge - Shaker Card


The Outlawz Paper A La Made Challenge theme is Shaker Cards.  
Our January Sponsor is
Prize:    $6 prize code to be used in the We Are 3 Digital Shop.
For my card I used
We Are 3 Digital Sentiments - For You
We Are 3 Digital Paper - Hello 
I wanted my shaker card to lay as flat as possible so I didn't use foam tape to give the shaker panel depth; I only used doube sided adhesive to adhere the shaker panel to the cardbase.
We hope you'll share your shaker cards with us at The Outlawz Paper A La Mode Challenge.