Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Crazy is our Fame - Stencils are our Game Challenge!

 


There is a new challenge blog created by Dar & Diane....

I'm entering my card in the new challenge blog called 
(Also known as "stencil fun")

The Challenge is all about stencils with an optional theme each month.  But, you must use a stencil on your project.  This month's optional theme is Halloween Colors.

For my card I used the following:
White Cardstock
Black Cardstock
Rust Cardstock
A Creative Life Designs Little Peepers Stencil
A Creative Life Designs Grunge Dots Stencil
Distress Oxide Carved Pumpkin ink
Distress Oxide Villainous Potion ink
Blending Brushes
Unity Cuter Than Most stamp set for the sentiment
Stampin Up Square Punches

Sunday, October 2, 2022

Peace on Earth Christmas Challenge #25

 


Peace on Earth Christmas Challenge is always anything Christmas goes!

For my card I used the following:

White Cardstock
Darice Snowflakes Embossing Folder
Lawn Fawn Yeti, Set, Go stamps and dies
PTI Hills Dies
Lawn Fawn Merry Messages Stamps
Color Hive Eclipse Black Ink
SU Bashful Blue ink, Blending Brush
Glue Gloss, SU Dazzling Diamonds Glitter
Copic Markers

We hope you'll share your Christmas cards/projects with us at

Inspiration Board to help you along:




Two Old Bats Halloween Challenge - Anything Halloween Goes

 


Two Old Bats Halloween Challenge is always anything Halloween goes!

For my card I used the following:
Black Cardstock
PTI Terracotta Tile Cardstock
Unity Love Kitties Paper
White Cardstock
Unity Hey There Pumpkin Stamps
Memento Black Ink
Versafine Clair Nocturne ink
Unity Scallop Rectangle Die
Copic Markers

We hope you'll share your Halloween cards/projects with us at

Here's a mood board for more inspiration



Wednesday, September 28, 2022

The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge - Happy

 


The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge theme is to use the word "Happy" on your card/project.

For my card I used the following:
PTI Scarlet Jewel Cardstock
YUPO Paper
White Cardstock
Alcohol Inks to create background
Creek Bank Creations Happy Panel die
Taylored Expressions Simple Strips Background stamps & dies

We hope you'll share your "Happy" cards/projects with us at

Monday, September 26, 2022

The PIP Challenge #2239

 


The PIP Challenge #2239 is sponsored by


For my slimline card I used Smooth Seas digi stamps from the sponsor.
Image was colored using Stampin Up blends markers.

We hope you'll share your cards/projects with us at


Saturday, September 24, 2022

Can You Handle the Pressure Challenge - Leaves

 


The Can You Handle the Pressure challenge twist is "Leaves."

For my card I used the following:

Black Cardstock
Brown Cardstock
Copper Cardstock
Vanilla Cardstock
Darice Fall Leaf Embossing Folder
Stampin Up French Foliage
Hero Arts inks
Twine
Gems

We hope you'll share your cards/projects with us at 

Sunday, September 18, 2022

Peace on Earth Christmas Challenge

 



The Peace on Earth Christmas Challenge is always Christmas anything goes!

For my card I used the following:

Red Cardstock
White Cardstock
Stampin Up Wrapped in Plaid DSP
LifeStyle Crafts QuicKutz Nesting Doily Squares Dies
Lawn Fawn Scallop Rectangle Die
Stampendous House Mouse Holiday Happy Stamp Set
Gingham Ribbon
Metallic Snowflakes from stash
Adhesive Pearls

We hope you'll share your Christmas cards/projects with us at 

Additional Inspiration Board:





Wednesday, September 14, 2022

The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge - Sun, Sea, Sand

 


The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge theme is "Sun, Sea, Sand."

For my card I used the following:

White Cardstock
SU DSP
Memento Black ink
Versafine Clair Nocturne ink
Unity All Sunshine & Happy stamp
sentiment from Divinity Designs Life is Better stamp set
Copic Markers

We hope you'll share your "sun, sea, sand" cards/projects with us at



Two Old Bats Halloween Challenge

 


Two Old Bats Halloween Challenge is always anything Halloween goes!

For my card I used the following:
Black Cardstock
White Cardstock
Gold Cardstock
Designer Paper from Stash
Dare 2B Artzy Alpaca Stamp and die
Stampin Up Witch Hat Punch
sentiment from Stampin Up Happy Scenes stamp set
Copic Markers

We hope you'll share your Halloween cards/projects with us at

Additional Inspiration:




Monday, September 12, 2022

The PIP Challenge #2237

 


The PIP Challenge is always anything paper crafting goes!

Our sponsor this week is Jan's Digi Stamps


For my card I used the following:
White Cardstock
Lawn Fawn Cross Stitched Rectangle die
SU Have a Cuppa DSP
SU Fine Sparkle Gems

We hope you'll share your cards/projects with us at


Saturday, September 10, 2022

Can You Handle the Pressure Challenge - Fall

 


Can You Handle the Pressure Embossing Folder Challenge is always anything goes with a twist you can use for inspiration.  The challenge twist is "fall."

For my card I used the following:
Crafters Companion Kraft Cardstock
Red Cardstock
Peach Cardstock
We R Memories Next Level Woven Embossing Folder
Spellbinders Happy Fall Dies
Stampin Up Soft Suede ink and blending brush to add color to the embossing folder
Copic Markers
Ladybug Button with shank removed

We hope you'll share your cards/projects with us at CYHTP Challenge; you must use an ebossing folder!


Sunday, September 4, 2022

Peace on Earth Christmas Challenge

 


The Peace on Earth Christmas Challenge is always anything goes!

For my card I used the following:

Dark Green Cardstock
Paper Napkin
SU Rhinestones

A very easy card to create using the paper napkin technique!

We hope you'll share your Christmas cards/projects with us at

Additional inspiration:





Friday, September 2, 2022

Two Old Bats Halloween Challenge

 


Two Old Bats Halloween Challenge is always anything Halloween Goes!

For my card I sed the following:

Black Cardstock
White Cardstock
Designer Paper from stash
Impression Obsession Boo Dies

We hope you'll share your Halloween cards/projects with us at

Need more inspiration?  We have a "mood board" to help, also!



Monday, August 29, 2022

The PIP Challenge #2235 - Bird Theme

 


It's the 5th Monday so The PIP Challenge has a Bird Theme!

THEME = BIRDS
Since we don't have an official sponsor
for this challenge, PIP is excited to sponsor 
$10 Gift Certificate from


For my card I used 

Power Poppy "My Little Chickadee" digital

Image colored using Inktense colored pencils and gamsol

Cardstock from my stash

Scallop Square Dies from Cheapo Dies

Saturday, August 27, 2022

CYHTP Embossing Folder Challenge - Focus on the Sentiment

 


The Can You Handle the Pressure Challenge is always anything goes using an embossing folder with an optional twist.  For this challenge the twist is to focus on the sentiment.

For my card I used the following:
White Cardstock
Pink Cardstock
Sizzix 3D hearts Embossing Folder (the folder came with my new Sizzix Switch machine!)
Lawn Fawn Cross Stitch Rectangle Dies
Spellbinders Borders & Sentiments stamp set
Dimensionals

We hope you'll share your embossing folder cards/projects with us at

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge - Frame It

 


The Sisterhood of Crafters challenge theme is "Frame It."

For my card I used the following:

Cardstock:  Turquoise, White, Brown, Stampin Up 6x6 DSP paper pad
Altenew Holiday Tag Sentiments
Spellbinders Be Bold Blooms Dies
Versafine Clair Nocturne Ink
For the frame I used two Frantic Stamper double stitched rectangle dies nested to create the frame

We hope you'll share your cards/projects using our "frame it" theme at



Sunday, August 21, 2022

Peace on Earth Christmas Challenge #22

 


The Peace on Earth Christmas Challenge #22 is always anything Christmas goes!

For my card I used the following:

White Cardstock
Divinity Designs Christmas Designer Papers
Inkadinkado Holiday Sentiments Stamp set
Memento Black Ink
Hero Arts Nesting Circle Dies
Rhinestone Gems
Copic Markers
Dimensionals

We hope you'll share your Christmas cards/projects with us at

Here is additional inspiration for you:





Monday, August 15, 2022

The Sparkles Monthly Challenge - Beach Theme

 



For my card I used the paper napkin technique.

We hope you'll share your Beach themed cards/projects with us at

The PIP Challenge #2233

 


The PIP Challenge #2233 is sponsored by


For my card I used the following:
White Cardstock
Stampin Up DSP
Lawn Fawn Cross Stitched Rectangle Die
Lawn Fawn Whale You Be Mine Stamps & Dies
Memento Black ink
Dimensionals

We hope you'll share your cards/projects with us at PIP Challenge #2233 for a chance
to win a $25 gift certificate from our sponsor, Lawn Fawn.


Sunday, August 14, 2022

Two Old Bats Halloween Challenge

 


Two Old Bats Halloween Challenge is anything Halloween goes!

For my card I used the following:

Black Cardstock, DP from stash
White Cardstock
Prima Julie Nutting Skelly stamp set (fussy cut)
Memento Black ink
Colored Pencils, Gamsol, Blending stump

We hope you'll share your Halloween cards/projects with us at

Additional Inspiration:




Saturday, August 13, 2022

Can You Handle the Pressure Embossing Folder - Pets

 


The Can You Handle the Pressure theme twist is Pets!

For my card I used the following:
Blue Cardstock, White Cardstock
Darice Tree Embossing Folder
Gina Marie Designs Cat & Dog Dies
Stampendous Brushed Wishes stamp set for sentiment
Versafine Clair Nocturne ink
Copic Markers
Blending Brush, Hero Arts Ombre Ink
Stampin Up Bashful Blue ink
Stampin Up Gingham DSP
Echo Park Bundle of Joy DP
Dimensionals

I was inspired by the Gingham Dog & Calico Cat poem!

We hope you'll share your cards/projects using an embossing folder with us at 



Wednesday, August 10, 2022

The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge - Sunflowers

 





For my card I used the following:
Kraft Cardstock
Black Cardstock
Memento Black ink
Caran d'Ahe Colored Pencils
Gamsol, Blending Stumps
Unity Sunflower Wishes Stampset
Spectrum Noir Harmony Spa Blue for splatter
Spectrum Noir Sparkle Pen for flower center

We hope you'll share your cards/projects using the theme "sunflowers" with us at

Sunday, August 7, 2022

Peace on Earth Christmas Challenge

 


The Peace on Earth Christmas challenge is always anything Christmas goes!

For my card I used the following:
Blue Cardstock
Stampin Up DSP from stash
Spellbinders Nested Poinsettia Dies
sentiment from Altenew Tags Stamp set
Adhesive Pearls

We hope you'll share your Christmas cards/projects with us at

We have a board for inspiration:



Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Two Old Bats Halloween Challenge

 


Two Old Bats Halloween Challenge is always anything Halloween goes.

For my card I used the following:

White and Black cardstock
Spellbinders Pumpkin die
Stampin Up Star Punch
Spellbinders Nested Bats Dies
Stampin Up Hallows Night Magic stamp set for sentiment
Gingham Ribbon
Crystal Gems

We hope you'll share your Halloween cards/projects with us at

Here's some additional inspiration:

Monday, August 1, 2022

The PIP Challenge #2231

 



The PIP Challenge #2231 is anything goes!

Our sponsor is


For my card I used the following:

White Cardstock, Yellow Cardstock

Newton's Nook Retro Sun & Palms Stencil

Altenew Holiday Tag sentiments

Distress Wild Honey ink and Distress Black ink


We hope you'll share your cards/projects with us at

The PIP Challenge #2231.

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge - Fairy or Gnome

 


The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge theme is "Fairy or Gnome."

For my card I used the following:
White Cardstock
Green Cardstock
ACLD Cloud Stencil
Distress Ink and Blending Brush
Spellbinders Spring Gnomes Stamps & Dies
MFT You Gnome Me Stamp set for sentiment
Lawn Fawn Grassy Hillside Border Die
Copic Markers

We hope you'll share your 'fairy or Gnome" cards/projects with us at

Saturday, July 23, 2022

Can You Handle the Pressure Challenge - Beach

 



For my card I used the following;

White CS, Black CS
The Paper Studio Ombre Turquoise DP
Stampin Up Ocean Front Stamp Set
Stampin Up On the Horizon set for sentiment
Stampin Up Waves Dies for Birds
Stampin Up and Hero Arts Inks, Versafine Clair Nocturne for sentiment
Sizzix Sun Rays Embossing Folder
Blending Brush

We hope you'll share your beach themed cards/projects with us at

Monday, July 18, 2022

The PIP Challenge #2229

 


The PIP Challenge #2229 is sponsored by


For my card I used Karate Girl digital stamp provided by the sponsor.

We hope you'll share your cards/projects with us at

Sunday, July 17, 2022

Peace on Earth Christmas Challenge

 


The Peace on Earth Christmas Challenge is always "anything Christmas goes!"

For my card I used the following:

Vanilla Cardstock
Carta Bella Spring Market Designer Paper
Unity Rustic Wood Background paper
Little B Trees Die
Gingham Designer Paper from stash
Stampin Up Contempo Christmas stamp set for sentiment
Dimensionals

We hope you'll share your Christmas cards/projects with us at

Inspiration Board:



Thursday, July 14, 2022

Two Old Bats Halloween Challenge

 



For my card I used the following:

Oange, Black, White Cardstock
Candy Corn DP from my stash
Debbie Mumm Harvest & Holiday DP
Unity Stamp Company Stitched Rectangle die
CreekBank Creations Candy Corn Stamp set
Memento Black ink
Versafine Clair Nocturne Ink
Copic Markers
Stampin Up Candy Dots

We hope you'll share your Halloween cards/projects with us at

Inspiration Board:




Wednesday, July 13, 2022

The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge - Butterflies Dragonflies and Bees (1 or all 3)

 


The Sisterhood of Crafters Challenge theme is "Butterflies, Dragonflies, and Bees (use 1 or all 3)

For my card I used the following:
White, Green Cardstock
Hobby Lobby Eucalyptus Designer Paper
Lawn Fawn Cross-stitched Rectangle Die
Stampin Up Works of Art Stamps
Stampin Up Backyard Basics Stamps & Dies
Dimensionals
Unity Love Story Background Stamp
Hero Arts Inks
Gina K Designs Amalgam Black Ink
Stampin Up Polished Dots
Tim Holtz Small Talk Sentiment Strips

We hope you'll share your cards using "Butterflies, Dragonflies, and Bees (use 1 or all 3) with us

Saturday, July 9, 2022

CYHTP Embossing Folder Challenge - Summer

 


The CYHTP Embossing Folder Challenge twist is "summer."

For my card I used the following:
Black, Pink, White Cardstock
Dotted Embossing Folder
Couture Creations Flamingo Embossing Folder
Bo Bunny To and From Labels Dies
Sizzix Tim Holtz Vacation Words Die

We hope you'll share your cards/projects with us at CYHTP Embossing Folder Challenge.