Saturday, 31 July 2010

Christmas #3

Christmas Present with tag image from,  Cuttlebug Swiss Dot embossing folder, Copic, white card stock and red satin ribbon.
Challenges entered:
1. Stamp Something - Christmas in July
2. ABC Christmas - Christmas Present
3. Creative Inspiration - anything goes
4. Simon Says - Dotty

5. Stamp, Scrap & Doodle - clean & simple

Christmas #2

Christmas Tree & Present image from, scallop circle Merry Christmas sentiment from Lollychops (tx again, big hugs!). Cuttlebug Swiss Dot embossing folder, EK Success scallop circle punch, Copic, green and red card stock, polka dot paper & pink glitter paper from my stash.
Challenges entered:
1. Cuttlebug Christmas Round the Clock Challenge-Z Fold Card
2. ABC Christmas - Christmas Present
3. ABC Challenge- Zig-Zag Card
4. Simon Says - Dotty
5. Creative Inspiration - anything goes
6. Stamp Something - Christmas in July

Christmas #1

Merry Christmas image and sentiment from Lollychops (tx gal!), both polka dot papers from my stash, white card stock, EK Success 2" scallop circle punch, epoxy blings and ribbon.
Challenges entered:
1. Beary Sweet Challenge #6 - Sketch
2. Simon Says - Dotty
3. Creative Inspiration challenge#39- anything goes
4. Stamp,Scrap & Doodle - Clean & Simple

Friday, 30 July 2010

Christmas Tree

materials: green cardstock, butterfly punch, Cuttlebug Floral Vine embossing folder, clear bead, skewer, double sided foam tape, Olaf circle cutter.
I case this tree from Martha Stewart craft project. Cut out 2", 3",4" and 5" in diameter of circle from green cardstock using Olaf circle cutter. Folded the circle in half, repeating four times and cut the nip of the folded circle. Attach to the skewer and I adhered with dimensional 2 sided tape.
Challenges entered:
1. The Cuttlebug Challenge - Christmas Around The Clock "create a 3-dimensional tree.
2. Creative Inspiration - anything goes
3. Paperplay - anything goes

Thursday, 29 July 2010

Altered Notebook Cover

Got this freebie notepad from a local bookstore and I altered the cover using christmas patterned paper, cut-out stamped ornament images (freebie stamp from Papercraft Inspiration magazine) and the greeting tags in scallop circle from Lollychops (tx a bunch Lolly!). A green cardstock is embossed with Cuttlebug Swiss Dot folder before adhered to the notepad spine.
Challenges entered:
1. Winter Wonderland - Sketch
2. The Cuttlebug Spot - emboss on mini album/book
3. The Cuttlebug Challenge - Christmas Around The Clock "cover an album or book
4. Simon Says - dotty (mine is dotty on the book spine)
5. Creative Inspiration - anything goes
6. Paperplay - anything goes

Tuesday, 27 July 2010

Crepe Flower

I made this crepe flower using the tissue paper technique. Added button with glitter on top in the middle of the flower.
Challenges entered:
1. Creative Inspiration: anything goes

Birthday Flowers

tulip image from DZ Doodle, yellow polka dot dp from Basic Grey Nook&Pantry, pink glitter paper from local store, water colour pencils, pink and black card stock, MS punch, sentiment is computer generated.
Challenges entered:
1. Simon Says - sketch
2. Joan's Garden Challenge #7 bright birthday card with flower
3. Basic Grey - Stitching (mine on the white cardstock with image)
4. Wild Orchids - Lace
5. Creative Inspiration -#39 Anything Goes
6. Stamp Something - Something Flowery
7. Stamp & Create - #3 Stitching (mine on the white card stock)

Candy 31/7/2010 - Inked Inspiration

Inked Inspiration is having fantastic candies...5 fab prizes to be given away! The draw ends on 31 July,2010.

Candy 21/8/10 - Beadz Blog

Beadz blog is having this fantastic candy which ends on 21 August, 2010. Click here for details.

Friday, 23 July 2010

Say It With Flower

patterned paper from my stash. red card stock. MS pinking scallop punch. Doily (i painted it pink with wartercolor and fixed it with Pelikan fixative spray), gold and red metallic twine, pink floral buttons, polka dot ribbon from Papermania.
Challenges entered:
1. Cardmaking and Papercraft July - Sketch challenge
2. Wild Orchid Challenge - Say It With Flower
3. Lucy's Card Challenge #12-Buttons
4. Paper Sundaes - Make Your Own Flower


white and red card stock.
tools: Kreaxion paper punch, Woodware tree punch, Olfa circle cutter, craft scissor, Cuttlebug leaves embossing folder. Sentiment is computer generated.
Challenges entered:
1. The Cuttlebug Challenges - #93 Sketch
2. The Cuttlebug Spot - Xmas In July
3. Delightful Sketches - No DP/Embellie

Wednesday, 21 July 2010

Imaginisce Giveaway - 21/7/10

Wanna win this super Imaginisce new release Xmas collection?

Go to Imaginisce blog now because it ends today.

Red Oak Lines Giveaway

Check out Red Oak Lines blog for super exiciting giveaways. Draws end on 23 July 2010 Friday.

Bug wishes

digi image from Dustin Pike.
white and red card stock.
prismacolour pencils.
nestability small classic scallop circle die
cuttlebug swiss dot embossing folder
Challenges entered:
1. Cuttlebug Challenge - Garden Critter

Monday, 19 July 2010

Maya Road CHA-Summer'10 Sneak Peek

(sample projects)
Check out Maya Road for their CHA-Summer sneak peek. Great new products introduced and some sample projects too! They are having a giveway for a prize pack by commenting on their blog. 

Sunday, 18 July 2010


digi image: sunflower but I forgot where is the source I got from. Sentiment is a die-cut freebie from papercrafting magazine. Do is shabby paisley from shabby princess blog.
other materials: MS punch, copic and water colour pencil, Cuttlebug Swiss Dot embossing folder, green and white card stock.
Challenges entered:
1. The Cuttlebug Spot sketch challenge

Thursday, 15 July 2010

Christmas in July

Christmas ornaments and holy wreath stamp from Papercraft Inspiration magazine freebie.
paper: Cosmo Cricket Early Bird
others: red satin ribbon, dewdrop red, color box green, EK Success scallop circle 2" punch and 1 1/2" circle punch, blings, white card stock.
Challenges entered:
1. Annabelle Stamps Blog- Sketch BSC025 with Bling
2. Clearly Delightful#CDBC7-Pearl,Bling,Button (one/all - I use Bling)
3. ABC Christmas - O for ornaments
4. Fussy & Fancy Friday - Christmas

Wednesday, 14 July 2010


Heart image and sentiment from Papermania Confetti clear rubber stamp (which I won from the Flower Power Challenge over at Papercraft & Cardmaking ). I faux stitch the border with Pilot white gel pen.
Other materials: Dewdrop red, MS pinking scallop punch, white ribbon, patterned paper from my stash, pink and red card stock.
Challenges entered:
1. Practicing Creativity sketch                 
2. Stamp Something - 1 DP, 1 Ribbon, 1 image
3. Stamp and Create Challenge #3-Stitching
4. Sir Stampalot - Summer (mine is summer colour, bright red and orange)

Saturday, 10 July 2010

Sending you hearts..

I colour the fish (oops..i forgot where i got it from) with Copic and watercolour pencil, embossed with Cuttlebug Swiss Dot folder. Inside of the card, I adhered a bouquet of handmade flowers (using folded doily and flowers were punch out and added glitter on top) with little red ribbon on it. The three little hearts were actually the negatives from one my Kreaxions punch.
Challenges entered:
1. Color Throwdown - regal rose, certainly celery, real red, baja breeze.
2. Cuttlebug Challenge - use doily/lace and emboss 
3. Die Cut Dreams - birthday
4. Delightful Sketches - summer color
5. Simon Says - Photo Inspiration (inspired by blue color)
6. Cute Card Thursday - Summer (summer color)
7. Paper Romance - glitter (glitter on the flowers)
8. Magical Crafts - flower power 
9. Rosie Dees - summer birthday

Thursday, 8 July 2010

Apple Hinged Card

apple hinged template from Create With TLC printed on Basic Grey Green At Heart paper and Nook &Pantry. The card is hinged at the bottom with a small brad and cover it up on top with a tiny red rosebud. Sentiment is from All Night Media rubber stamp with glitter added to the edge of the card.
Challenges entered:
2. Rosie Dees - Summer Birthday
3. Delightful Sketches - Summer Color
4.  Die Cut Dreams - Birthday
5.  Cute Card Thursday - Summer (i use summer colour)
6. Basic Grey - Photo Inspiration (inspired by the fruit)
8. Pile It On - My Favourite things (love the BG paper)
9. Paper Romance - Glitter (glitter is on sentiment card)

Wednesday, 7 July 2010

Getting Ready For CHA Sale

Hurry to Die Cut R Us Getting Ready For CHA Sale.  All items included in the sale are 40-50% off through Monday, July 12th.

Sunday, 4 July 2010

Independence Day 3

digi stamp "Happy 4th July" from Bella Grace Party Designs, freedom sentiment is computer generated. stash of polka dot paper and glitter star paper. White card stock embossed with Cuttlebug Swiss Dot folder. I use polka dot heart shape sticker as the card stopper.
Challenges entered:
1. The Cuttlebug Spot Challenge - Celebrate Independence
2. Joan's Garden - Challenge#4 Red, White, Blue & Emboss
3. The Cuttlebug Challenge - Easel
4. Creative Card Crew - Easel
5. Glitterbabe's Challenge - glitter or bling (i use glitter paper)
6. Paper Romance - Red, White, Blue
7. The Beary Scrap - Challenge#5 Emboss

Friday, 2 July 2010

Beary Gift

Beary gift image from Designed 2Delights.
Checked paper from stash, white card stock embossed with Cuttlebug Swiss Dot folder and coloured with Derwent pink pastel. Panel border is silver metallic glitter wrapping ribbon.
sentiment from old rubber stamp.
others: epoxy dot bling, flower and leaf
colour: water colour pencils and Copic.
Challenges entered:
1. Delightful Inspiration - Beary Gift
2. The Cuttlebug Challenge - Easel
3.  Simon Says - Check It Out
4.  Charisma Cardz - Metal (i use silver metallic ribbon at border) 
5.  Allsorts - Embossing
6.  Pile It On - Fold it, Bake it, do something with it
7. Delightful Sketches - All about summer (I use summer color)
8.  Rosie Dees - Summer Birthday (summer color red & yellow)
9.  Creative Card Crew - Easel
10.  ABC Challenge - Xtra Dimensions

Thursday, 1 July 2010

Blog Candy 6/7/10- Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog

Check this awesome candy at Aud Sentiments Challenge blog before 6th July.

Here is what you have to do...
1. Become a follower
2. Put a post on your blog with a link back to this post and the picture of the candy (just right click on it to save it)
3. Put a link back to this post with the picture of the candy on your sidebar
4. Leave a comment with a link to your post
5. Stop by the DT blogs to say hello if you get a chance and become followers of them too! (this is not a requirement but we would love to see you at our blogs too!)

That's it!

The candy will close Tuesday, July 6th and the winner will be announced on Thursday, July 8 along with the winners of the challenge and the new challenge.

Go there now!