Sunday, February 27, 2011

Top Notch Artist

I was choosen to be a top notch Artist at doodle pantry. I could hardly believe it. It Is such a great Honor.    Here are a few of my cards using Doodle Pantry images I hope you enjoy them.

Hope you have enjoyed these. Besure and go by to check out the new challenge they have who knows maybe you can be the next top notch artist.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Love Blog Award

I was surprised by Fiona who awarded me the "Love Blog" award. Thank you so much.

This special award is aimed at bringing unknown good blogs to light and in accepting the award I have had to agree to the following conditions;

1) You have been tagged, do you want to accept? YES! then create a post on your blog and post the love blog photo.

2) Link back to the person who gave you the award and say if you accept.

3) Choose 3-5 of your favourite blogs to tag, link these in your post too and tell the lucky people they have been tagged

As the aim of this award is to bring unknown good blogs to light, please don't tag somebody with 300+ followers.
I am passing this onto the following lovely bloggers:

NiMu ~ cute nimu {She is only 4} and so very cute!

I actually came across these while searching the web checking out all the great stuff and found them. Be sure and check them out for yourself.

Sunday, February 20, 2011

More Challenges

This is my long week at work so I have been crafting again this morning. Don't get much done during my long week. I have choosen 7 differnt challenges to join this morning. The image I choose to use on my card came from "Kenny K's". She is called "Dixie Daisy"
The background paper I used is from "Cosmo Cricket", the card stock & ribbon is from "Stampin UP" along with the words & music notes. I added rinestones to the strip of background paper down the side between the ribbon ties. Also on her boot & over the "I" in Birthday. I printed her out twice & popped up her head , bangs and micro phone with stand.

 Now on to the challenges;

~ kenny k krafty girlz challenges ~ All about "R"~ Ribbon, Rinestones, Red, Ect. ~ Sunday

~ little claires designs ~ Anything Goes ~ Saturday

~ card makin mamas ~ Birthday ~ Friday

~ if the shoe fits scrap it ~ Birthday ~ Friday

~ stamping with dragon ~ Birthday ~ Friday

~ tellens place ~ Birthday ~ Friday

~ totally papercrafts ~ Use A Digi ~ Friday

Hope you have enjoyed this project. Besure & stop by to check out all the great challenges out there. Maybe join one or two yourself. Have a great week end and happy crafting.

Friday, February 18, 2011

New Challenges

I have been over at feline playful checking out all the great challenges there. I have picked 8 and decied to join in on all the fun.
     This image is from doodlepantry. It is called "Hang In There" It also has another image & Several sayings with it. The background paper is from "Hot Hues". The card stock & ribbon are  from stampin up. I used an embossing folder for the background behind him.

    I joined in on the following challenges:

~ digi doodle shops best ~ Anything Goes ~ Thursday

~ do you stack up ~ Dots ~ Thursday

~ paper-crafting journey ~ Anything Goes ~ Thursday

~ shellys images  ~ Show us what you got/ Anything Goes ~ Thursday

guylous inimitability ~ Anything Goes ~ Thursday

my time to craft challenge ~ Circles ~ Tuesday

~  cupcake craft challenges ~ Hearts ~ Use at least on heart ~ Monday

~ wood ware usa-clearstamps ~ Embossing ~ Monday

Besure and go by to check out all these great challenges. Have a great day and happy crafting.

Fairy Knolls Challange

Wow, It's Friday again and time for a new challenge over at Fairy Knoll . This week"s Challenge is

Birthday or Thank You

         I choose to use the image "Halloween Cupcake Fairy". I cut off her web wings in order to make her look less like halloween. I popped up her head & the cupcake top. I added glitter to her cup cake & the flower. The paper I used is from "All My Memories" The saying is from "Stampin Up".
         Hope you go by and join us for the challenge. You could win an image of your choose. Have a great day and happy crafting. 

Tuesday, February 15, 2011


Good Morning!! I have been having a blast going through blog land looking for some new challenges. I finally found a few to go with my card . I choose to use an imge from doodle pantry. It is part of a set called
"Clover Patch Ants" Aren't they the cutest.

                                                           Ok enough here's my card.
      I used copics to color the image. I know what else. I cut the image out twice &popped up the front two leaves of the clover and the ant. I printed out the saying and cut it in two so the other half is on the inside. I layered the image three times using stampin up card stock. the back ground paper is from my stach. The ribbon is also from stampin up.  

     The challenges I have entered into are:

~ ooh-la-la-creations challenges ~ For Someone Special ~ Monday

~ little claires designs ~ Anything Goes ~ Saturday

~ stamping with dragon ~ Anything Goes ~ Friday

~ totally papercrafts ~ Clean & Simple ~ Friday

Hope you have enjoyed this project. Be sure and go by to check out all these great challenges. Also don't forget to go by and check out "Doodle Pantry". I know you will find something you just have to have. Have a great day and happy crafting.

Monday, February 14, 2011

Fairy Knolls Challange

I have been so far behind lately so this post is a couple days late. This weeks challenge at fun at fun at fairy knoll is all about

Valentines Day

I choose to use the image "Heartstrings" I decided to make this for a friend of mine. I printed her off a few times. I also printed her off on background paper so I could cut out her dress. I popped up her body , Her head & the string of hearts. I add glitter to her wings & the hearts. I used a border punch and punched both sides of a strip and added a strip of background paper to the center. Then placed the beads down the center. Hope you have enjoyed this project.
  Be sure and pop over to join in on the challenge for your chance at a free image. Have afun and a great Valentines day. 

Sunday, February 6, 2011

KennyK Challenge # 31

The new challenge over at  kennyk krafty girlz challenges is a color challenge (A card for your Sweet Heart)
                               Use the image below for inspiration. 
I choose to use the image "Holla Back Girl" She was a freebie a while back. But can now be found in the store.
   I choose to print her out four times. I layered several parts to make her 3D. I layered her front banks, her right arm & her up off the wall. I colored her with copics. The ribbon is from Stampin up, the brads are all so from stampin up. The "I love You" is from some cut out I got in a swap way back when. I placed the "I love you' To look as if she is hollering the words to my special someone. 
   If you have enjoyed this project be sure and go by to check out all the great images they have at Kennyk's. While there check out the freebie they have this month. While there join in on the challenge and maybe you can win an image or two.  Have a great day and happy crafting.

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Doodle Pantry Challenge

The challenge over at doodle pantry  is to use a doodle pantry image. If you don't have any Laurie has few freebies on her web site.
     I choose to use the image "Love Birdies". I printed it out four times and layered it. First I colored the birds and then layered the house on top. I layered the roof up & then the leaves. I also layered the note on the house & the little purch along with the side basket of flowers. I added the wire puffy tie to the bottom of the card. The inside says "Your friendship makes me happy".
     Be sure and go by to check out all the great stuff the design team came up with. If you join in the challenge and follow all the rules, You will recieve a free digi set. Have a great day and happy crafting.

Friday, February 4, 2011

 I was sent an artical by Sheryl Owen she has a blog  you can find the whole artical Here. I thought I would share it with you. It is full of alot of great ideas and points. Enjoy it and be sure to go by and check out all the great articals she has to share. 

10 Most Common Reasons to Send a Greeting Card

Whatever the occasion, for whatever reason, greeting cards are the customary way to send your love and congratulations, as well as keep in touch with loved ones. Nowadays, there is a greeting card for every holiday, age and celebration. Greeting cards have an important purpose for the sender and the receiver, and although they move at a snail’s pace, they are just as special, if not more, than a phone call, e-mail or eCard. Here are the 10 most common reasons to send a greeting card:
  1. It’s Someone’s Birthday.
  2. It’s a Holiday
  3. You’re In Love.
  4. Someone’s Getting Married.
  5. Sending Get Well Wishes
  6. You’re Sorry:
  7. Just Thinking of You:
  8. Sending Your Congrats
  9. Sending Your Deepest Sympathies:
  10. It’s Someone’s Anniversary:
Have a great day and enjoy!!!!!!!!!!!

Heart Challenge at Fairy knolls

Its Friday and you know what that means. New challenge at fun at fairy knoll This week the challenge is all about


        I choose to use the image "Blowing Kisses" I popped her up with pop dots. The hearts are punched out And popped up to give them more depth. I used copics & spica glitter pens for the image. The border punch & words are from stampin up. Valentines is right around the corner, What a great image to use for a love one that you care about.
       Be sure and go by to join in and get a chance to win her or any other image of your choice. I have also added this to a few other challenges:

~ craft us crazy ~ Anything goes

~ sew many challenges ~ Anything goes

~ card makin mamas ~ Valentine

~ stampin for the weekend ~ Valentines Day

So be sure and go by to check out all the things that the great things the design team has come up with and have a great day.