Monday, February 28, 2011

spring and sketch

hiya ladies =)
i just wanted to show you all my creation for the TGF blog and club anya challenges for this week =)

here's the original sketch for club anya this week:


and here's my take on it:





For my card I used:
- WS Ruby and colored her with copics.
- The designer papers are - dcwv - mariposa
- textura - blue paper from the dollar store
- ribbons, flowers, yellow paper and
brads from michaels crafts.
- the white cardstock is from scrapbook warehouse
- tim holtz stickles glue
- studio g - glitter glue
- nesties dies

challenges:


MORE SKETCHES !

Hi everyone!!!
I just found a new sketch blog! its called "Cute Card Thursday"

here's their sketch for this week:




here's my take on it:



for this card i used:
- moonlight whispers - gabrielle & coloured her with copics
- ribbon, flowers, brads & patterned paper from michaels
- white cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- nesties dies
- dark purple and light purple cardstocks from bazzill basics

- martha stewart border punch

- mcgill keyhole punch

challenge:
1) kraftin kimmie - http://kraftinkimmiestamps.blogspot.com/2011/02/challenge-67-scoopy-scallops.html
2) cute card thursday - http://cutecardthursday.blogspot.com/2011/02/challenge-153-sketch-by-christine.html

get sketch # 76


hi ya ladies =)
here's my entry for the get sketchy # 76 this week.
here's the original sketch:






here's my take on this sketch:



for this card i used:
- moonlight whispers - olivia orange (who I turned into a Lime hehe) & coloured her with copics
- k & company - madeline and wild raspberry paper pad
- ribbons, flowers & brads from michaels
- blue from bazzill basics 
- white paper cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- nesties dies - scalloped oval
- ek success - flower punch (medium and small)
- & glitter glue from studio G
- stickles glitter glue

challenge:
2)

Sunday, February 27, 2011

sketch and colour

hiya ladies =)
How was your weekends?  I hope you all had a great one!
Also, I want to thank all those who have become my followers and who have left lovely lovely comments!
thank you so much!!! you've made my week =)


So, anywho...
here's my entry for Kraftin Kimmie - scoopy scallops, CPS card sketches and for CR84FN challenge =)


here's the original sketch for CPS:






here's the colour challenge:




and here's my card =)


for this card i used:
- moonlight whispers - goldilocks & coloured her with copics
- k & company - madeline paper pad
- ribbons, flowers & brads from michaels
- dark pink from bazzill basics 
- white & pink patterned paper cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- nesties dies - scalloped squares
- & glitter glue from studio G
- stickles glitter glue

challenge:

crafty canadians !

Hi ladies!!! here's an awesome post from one of my fellow Canadians, Jacqueline =)

I hope you all join =)

_______________________________________
here's the link: http://madebyjacqueline.blogspot.com/2011/02/canadian-crafty-blog-hop.html

Posted by Jacqueline
Canadian Crafty Blog Hop:

If you want to be a part of my Canadian Crafty Blog Hop, just follow all of these simple steps OPEN TO CANADIANS ONLY (you must be living in Canada)


1. You must be a crafter
– Photography or Poetry will also be acceptable.
2. Follow the host's Blog,
(that's me)
3. Post this on your blog (grab code from right sidebar)
you can post it on facebook or twitter if you don't have a blog
4. Add your Blog name/URL or web or twitter  to the Linky below.
5. Visit many blogs on the Linky as you want and follow them. Be sure to tell them you are from the Canadian Crafty Blog Hop
6. Be sure to follow back your fellow crafty Canadians friends.

Ends March 2, 2011

I will choose one luck winner using random.org and feature a post about them and what they make (interview style) – this is a great way to link up and learn about your fellow Canadian crafters.

Friday, February 25, 2011

YAY! I won!

Hi ladies, 
I just found out I won my first TGF rubber stamp!!
here's the post:

"Friday, February 25, 2011

Twirlin' into SPRING with Farm Fresh Friday...

Hey, everyone!

We are TWIRLING into Spring for this week's Farm Fresh Friday challenge and have a PREVIEW for you as well!

Before we get to all the excitement, I wanted to express my EXCITEMENT about the number of NEW PLAYERS we are getting for FFFs.  It is such a wonderful thing to have our regulars who are with us every week and then to see some brand new faces as well!  WELCOME to all the new players and thank you for your support to everyone who plays weekly.  That being said, we have some BIG ANNOUNCEMENTS coming in a few weeks about CHALLENGES...so STAY TUNED!

Congrats to GRACE!  You are the winner of last week's "Terrifically Texturized" FFF challenge!  Please email Jess to claim your prize and THANKS again to all of our wonderfully talented players!

Today we have someone new Twirlin' about the Farm....it's...it's....

TWIRL ANYA!"

here's the link:
http://splendidstamping.blogspot.com/2011/02/twirlin-into-spring-with-farm-fresh.html 

and here's the card

thank you all so much for always giving me support and love =)

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

coffee and cream

hi ladies!!!
here's my entry for simon says stamps - coffee & cream challenge.
ENJOY!!!


for this card i used:
- moonlight whispers - andrea acorn & coloured her with copics
- dcwv - mariposa paper pad
- ribbons from michaels

- dark brown paper from bazzill basics
 
- white & patterned paper cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- martha stewart edge punch
- & glitter glue from studio G
- stickles glitter glue

challenge:

fairy bunny

hi ya'll!
i just wanted to share this new digi stamp i bought from stamp fairy!!! you ladies should check out her online store, seriously, her stamps printed out so well =)

I still have to learn how to colour critters though... i cant seem to make it look furry hehe
if you have any tips please comment =)

here's the link: http://www.stampfairy.com/

here's the colour challenge I entered this card in:



and here's my card =)

for this card i used:
- stamp fairy digital stamp & coloured the bunny with copics

- dcwv - mariposa
- ribbons and brads from michaels
-
white & purple cardstock from bazzill
- nesties dies
- stickles glitter glue
- glitter glue from studio G


challenge:
1) cr84fn -  http://cr84fncolorchallenge.blogspot.com/2011/02/cr84fn16.html

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

cupcakes for all !

hiya ladies!
do you like red velvet cupcakes??? because I DO!!!
hehehe
I hope you all enjoy my red velvet cupcake card =)


for this card i used:
- bugaboo digital stamp & coloured him with copics

- k & company - happy trails paper pad
- ribbons and brads from michaels
-
white & blue cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- nesties dies

- stickles glitter glue
- glitter glue from studio G

challenge:

mojo sketch challenge

hello hello!!!
its monday again, and you all know what that means!!!
time for MOJO MONDAY!!!

here's the original sketch:





& here's my take on it:



for this card i used:
- moonlight whispers - lily lemon & coloured her with copics

- k & company - wild raspberry paper pad
- ribbons, flowers & brads from michaels
- nesties dies

- dark pink from bazzill basics

- white cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- nesties dies

- martha stewart edge punch
- & glitter glue from studio G


challenge:
1) mojo monday - http://mojomonday.blogspot.com/2011/02/mojo-monday-179.html

Monday, February 21, 2011

spots, stripes, & sketch


hiya everyone!
i just wanted to post a card I made for CES challenge & Get Sketchy Card challenges =)

for CES challenge, I had to have spots & stripes on my card,
and I used a blue polka dot cardstock (Its really hard to see... I dont think my camera captures the details of my card well hehe)... Also I used red striped ribbon =)

& here's the Get Sketchy sketch:



after combining both challenges...
BOOM!!! here's my card:


for this card i used:
- moonlight whispers - goldilocks & coloured her with copics
- ribbons from michaels
- polka dots paper & black & white patterned cardstock michaels
- nesties dies

- red & blue from bazzill basics

 - white cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- nesties dies

- & glitter glue from studio G


challenges:

Sunday, February 20, 2011

sketch challenge # 206

hiya ladies!
I just wanted to share my CPS challenge # 206 card =)


here's the original sketch:






and here's my take on it:








for this card i used:
- moonlight whispers - gabrielle & coloured her with copics
- dcwv - mariposa
- ribbon & brads from michaels
- white cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- nesties dies
- green cardstocks from bazzill basics

- blue & white cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- nesties dies


challenge:
1) cps - http://cardpositioningsystems.blogspot.com/2011/02/reader-ideas-week-of-2202011.html

kraftin kimmie sketch challenge

Hi ya'll!!!
I just wanted to post my card for the kraftin kimmie challenge # 66
I hope you all love it =)

here's the original sketch:


here's my take on it:

for this card i used:
- moonlight whispers - stella strawberry & coloured her with copics
- K & company - madeline paper pad
- ribbon & brads from michaels
- white cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- nesties dies

- red & green cardstocks from bazzill basics

- blue & white cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- tim holtz distress ink
- nesties dies

- mcgill - keyhole punch

challenge:
1) kraftin kimmie - http://kraftinkimmiestamps.blogspot.com/2011/02/challenge-66-super-sketch-from-elaine.html

texture challenge

Here's another TGF challenge =)
I have to 2-3 texutres
& I used a tim holtz dry embossing folder, fabric ribbons & 3D pop up dots.

here's my card, ENJOY!




For my card I used:
- WS Ruby and colored her with copics.
- The designer papers are - core'dinations

- then I used
brads from michaels crafts.
- the white & blue textured polka dot card stock paper is from scrapbook warehouse
- tim holtz stickles glue
- nesties dies

challenge:

sketch challenge 56

hi everyone!
i hope you ladies are all having an amazing weekend =)
I just got off a 16 hour shift *phew*
so i hope you girls love my card for this club anya sketch challenge.

here's the orignal sketch:


here's my take on this sketch:

For my card I used:
- miss anya and colored her with copics.
- The designer papers are dcwv - mariposa paper pads 
& textura dollar store blue card stock
- then I used
brads & flowers from michaels crafts.
- the white card stock paper is from scrapbook warehouse
- provo craft edge scissors
- tim holtz distress ink & stickles
- nesties dies

challenge:

Saturday, February 19, 2011

thank you!

oh my goodness everyone!!!
i just received the most awesome news!!!
my fellow Canadian - Kimmie from "Kraftin Kimmie" has chosen my card as her random winner for her challenge =)
YAY!!!!!

here's the link: http://kraftinkimmiestamps.blogspot.com/2011/02/challenge-66-super-sketch-from-elaine.html

i'm quoting what she wrote:
"Saturday, February 19, 2011

Challenge #66 - A Super Sketch from Elaine!!

Happy Saturday, my stampy peeps!!! It's time for yet another fantastic Krafty Challenge!!! We are SO enjoying your incredible submissions for the challenges and for the Krafty Guest Spot! Keep them comin'!!!

The random winner of last week's challenge is.......
Grace O!!! Check out the lovely card she created featuring Abigail Apple!!! Fantastic! Congrats Grace and be sure to email me with your address so I can get your new stamp out to you!"
 
this is the card I entered:
 
 
 
I'm so stoked!!! I cant wait to enter more cards into Kraftin kimmie =)
So check out her online store ladies! its SUPER DUPER cute!!!
 
_______________________________________________________________
 
ALSO, I just found out that club anya has randomly chosen my card for their saturday sketch created by jess =)
 
here's the link: http://clubanya.blogspot.com/2011/02/saturday-sketchery.html
 
here's what Jen stated:
 
"It's time for another Saturday Sketch. I want to say a huge thanks to Jess for pinch hitting for me last week. We had a family wedding to attend so I was half way to Minnesota when all of this posting needed to happen. I hope everyone is well and I am so excited about the wonderful entries for last week's sketch. Our randomly selected winner this week is:
Graceybaby8

Congratulations Grace! Please email Jess to pic out your free digi!"
 
thank you X a million to Kim & Jen for choosing my card! it encourages me to believe in my card making skills, even though I'm so new at it.
I cant wait to enter more challenges & better myself at card making =)
thank you again =) i'm so happy!!! these 2 blog posts has made my month =)

Thursday, February 17, 2011

sketch challenge

hiya everyone!
here's my entry for the CPS sketch challenge this week! ENJOY!
(I turned the sketch 90 deg to its side hehe)


ORIGINAL SKETCH






MY CARD:


for this card i used:
- moonlight whispers - rebecca raspberry & coloured her with copics
- dcwv - mariposa paper pad
- ribbon & brads from michaels
- white cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- nesties dies

- green cardstock from bazzill basics
- tim holtz distress ink
- martha stewart punch
 



challenge:
1) CPS - http://cardpositioningsystems.blogspot.com/2011/02/reader-ideas-week-of-2132011.html




Tuesday, February 15, 2011

mojo recipe

hiya ladies!!! how was your valentines day???
I hope you girls had a great time =)



anyways, here's my entry for mojo monday & kraftin kimmie!!!
(I got my very first moonlight whispers stamps today!! YAY!!
 and i had to colour them right away!! you all should check her online shop)




for this card i used:
- abigail apple & coloured her with copics
- dcwv - mariposa paper pad
- black button, ribbon & brads from michaels
- white cardstock from scrapbook warehouse
- nesties dies




challenges:


1) kraftin kimmie
(Recipe Challenge:
THREE main colours - red, green & white,
TWO patterned papers - red & green patterned paper,
ONE ribbon and
ONE button!! )
- http://kraftinkimmiestamps.blogspot.com/2011/02/challenge-65-recipe.html


2) mojo monday - http://mojomonday.blogspot.com/2011/02/mojo-monday-178.html
3) wee memories -  http://suchins.blogspot.com/2011/02/challenge-43-sponsored-by-penny-black.html

Monday, February 14, 2011

sweet challenge II

hiya everyone! here's my entry for this week's sweet challenge =)
ENJOY!!!


For my card I used:
- fluer anya and colored her with copics.
- The designer papers are dcwv - mariposa & k & company - madeline paper pads
- then I used ribbons 
and brads from michaels crafts.
- the dark brown paper is from scrapbook warehouse
- the label is from mcgill punch - keyholes
- tim holtz distress ink
 
challenge:
1) sweet stop sketches -

Sunday, February 13, 2011

TAG! you're it!

hi ladies!!
here's my very very very first TAG! & my very first tim holtz embossing folders =)
I hope you all love it!


for this tag I used:
- dcwv  - mariposa & coredinations paper
- brads & ribbon from michaels
- nesties & EK success punch (I distressed these flowers)
- tim holtz embossing folders
- tim holtz distress ink pads

challenge:
1) simon says stamps - http://simonsaysstampschallenge.blogspot.com/2011/02/simon-says-anything-but-card.html

a heart & valentines

hiya ladies,
here's another card I made for 2 challenges I found.
ENJOY!!!



For my card I used:
- wild sprouts - stella  and colored her with copics.
- The designer papers - teresa collins - Mr & Mrs & recollections - brown argyle paper pads & textura cardstock
- then I used ribbons 
and brads from michaels crafts.
- the brown cardstock papers is from scrapbook warehouse
- nesties for the blue circle
- tim holtz distress stickles - picket fence
- provo craft scissors


challenge:


1) raise the bar - http://raisethebarchallenge.blogspot.com/2011/02/challenge-53.html
2) crazy 4 challenge: c4c74 - http://crazy4challenges.blogspot.com/2011/02/crazy-4-challenges-c4c74.html
3) stamps r us - http://stampsruschallenges.blogspot.com/2011/02/challenge-14-valentinelove.html
4) wee memories -  http://suchins.blogspot.com/2011/02/challenge-43-sponsored-by-penny-black.html