Tuesday, September 24, 2013

DCD #134: Autumn Colors

Finally........I'm back! I haven't crafted in over a month, nor even turned on my Cricut.  My heart literally skipped a beat when I turned it on and heard it starting up!
Our challenge today over at Die Cuttin' Divas is to use the Fall Colors Orange, Red and Yellow.
I loved how this card turned out.
For the card, I used A Child's Year for the Leaves and Lacey Labels for the tag.  I also used some left over Raffia and Burlap from my sisters wedding in August.

Challenges Entered:
1.  Craftin Desert Divas: Autumn/Fall Link Party 09-29-13
2.  Cardz TV Go To Galz #36: Colors of Fall 10-03-13
3. My Craft Spot #112: Pinspired Challenge 09-30-13

Materials Used:
*A2 Card
*Patterned paper by K & Company Halloween & Fall
*Burlap and raffia
*A Child's Year p. 37 (icon)
*Lacey Labels (Sweet Layer)
*sentiments by Inkadinkado Autumn Foliage
* Cardstock by Recollections
*Green Mat by DCWV Brown Pinstripe

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

DCD #132: Teddy Bear Day

Happy Tuesday.  Today at Die Cuttin' Divas, our theme is "Teddy Bear Day".  We challenge you to make a project with a Teddy Bear on it!

Our sponsor this week is Marks Finest Papers & Stamps.
Winner will receive a Stamp Set

For my project, I used the incredibly cute Teddy Bear Parade Cricut Cartridge.  This cartridge is a must! Such cute images. I also used my Create a Critter Cartridge for the inside sentiment and Elegant Edges for the mat. My sketch is from Sunday Sketch and Stamp.

 Isn't he cute....
 I embossed the mat with my Cuttlebug Divine Swirls embossing folder.
 I used Create a Critter for the inside sentiment.
 Materials Used:
*A2 Card
*Cardstock by Recollections
*Elegant Edges p. 29
*Create a Critter p. 59
*Teddy Bear Parade `Cowboy`
*Elmer`s Braiding Cord (Earth Tone Assortment)
*Patterned Paper by Debbie Mumm Cowgirl Collections
*Cuttlebug: Divine Swirls embossing folder

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

DCD #131: Sketch Challenge

Happy Tuesday everyone. Today over at Die Cuttin' Divas we have a fabulous sketch created by the lovely Georgiana from Carson's Creations. Our sponsor this week is The Robin's Nest

Prize is a package of Glitter Classic Cardstock
For my card, I used my Wild Card cartridge for the card base, George & Basic Shapes for the circle and Teddy Bear Parade.  I used Elegant Edges for the sentiment mat. I have no idea why, but I chose to make a Halloween card....Oh well, better now than later!

Be sure to head over to Die Cuttin' Divas to see what the fabulous divas have created for this challenge. 

Materials Used:
*Wild Card Cricut Cartridge p. 48 
*George & Basic Shapes p. 108
*Teddy Bear Parade
*Elegant Edges p. 33 (sentiment mat)
*Yellow Glitter Glue
*Cardstock by Recollections
*Patterned paper by Recollections Boo Hoo paper stack
*Sentiments by Recollections & Hero Arts

Monday, September 2, 2013

Paper Playtime Challenge #18: Use 3 Patterned Papers

Ch#18 Use 3 Different Papers
Begins: Mon, Sept 2
Ends: Sun, Sept 15

1st Sponsor: 
$15 Gift Cert. to The Robin's Nest

2nd Sponsor: 

1 set of Metal Dies or 1 Stamp Set 
(winner's choice; must have USA address) from My Craft Spot
Winner announced in the WINNERS Page Tab

For my card, I used my Doodlecharms Cricut Cartridge and an old sketch from Freshly Made Sketches.

Materials Used:
*Doodlecharms Cricut Cartridge p. 125 "tree"
*Paper by Recollections Bright & Jolly
*3 Bling
*Stamp by Hero Arts