Tuesday, November 26, 2013

DCD #143: Thank You

Happy Diva Tuesday.  Our challenge today is for something you always seem to need in your stash.....Thank You projects!
For my project, I used my Create a Critter cartridge along with some cute paper by Recollections.

Isn't that just "hippo adorable!"
Be sure to check out our other amazing Diva projects over at Die Cuttin' Divas.

Materials Used:
*A2 Card
*Cardstock by Recollections
*Patterned paper by Recollections Fabulous Girl stack
*Create a Critter "Hippo"
*My Pink Stamper Even More Punnylicious
*Memento Tuxedo Black Ink

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

DCD #142: Thanksgiving

Happy Die Cuttin' Tuesday.  Today our challenge over at Die Cuttin' Divas is "Happy Thanksgiving." Anything Thanksgiving related but it must include a die cut.
I made a cute little card using Teddy Bear Parade.

Challenges Entered:
Fantabulous Cricut #187: Animal Crackers

Materials Used:
*A2 Card
*Cardstock by Recollections "Spice Market"
*Teddy Bear Parade "Turkey"
*Craftsmart Stamp (Sentiment)
*Studio G Glitter Glue (Red and gold)
*Cuttlebug Embossing Folder "Distressed Stripes"
*Patterned paper Recollections Night and Fall
*My Craft Spot Baker's Twine

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

DCD #141: Use Buttons

Happy Tuesday.  Today our challenge over at Die Cuttin' Divas is to use buttons.  The Design team knocked it out of the park with this one and had some really cute images so be sure to head over and check out their amazing creations.
For my project, I made an A2 Easel card using the Winter Frolic Cricut Cartridge.
 For the buttons, I chose to use them instead of the bulbs for the tree.
 The finished easel card.  The ribbon gave me a wee bit of trouble but I really like it on the card.
The sentiments are from Cardz TV Christmas Joy stamp set.
Challenges Entered:

Materials Used:
*A2 Easel Card
*Winter Frolic p. 48 "Tree 1"
*Buttons (Various colors)
*Patterned paper by MME Merry
*Cardz TV Christmas Joy stamp set.
*Recollections Border Punch
*Offray Grosgrain ribbon in Cranberry
*Cardstock by Recollections

Monday, November 11, 2013

Paper Playtime #23: Sparkle

Happy Monday.  It is Remembrance Day here in Canada and I would like to thank and honor those who fought and are still fighting for this beautiful country.
Today we have a great challenge over at Paper Playtime.  Today our challenge is...

Begins: Mon, Nov 11
Ends: Sun, Nov 24
Winner announced in the WINNERS Page Tab
Prize: 1 set of CARDZ TV STAMPS of the winner's choice!
(must have a USA address)
Check out our Design Team's creations!

For my project, I made a 5 x 7 card using an old Mojo Monday sketch and  A Quilted Christmas Cartridge.

Materials used:
*5 x 7 Card
*A Quilted Christmas p. 31 "Santa 2"
*Elegant Edges p. 23 "Scallop 1" oblong Shift
*Plantin Schoolbook "oval"
*Patterned paper by Recollections Bright and Jolly paper pad
*Cardz TV Home For Christmas Stamp set for sentiment
*Studio G Glitter Glue in Red and Clear
*American Crafts Baker's Twine
*Cardstock by Recollections

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

DCD #140: Sketch Challenge

Happy Die Cuttin' Divas Tuesday.  Today our challenge is a sketch challenge. Flip it, keep it as is but we'd love to see your take on this sketch.
for my card, I used an image from our sponsor Crafty Sentiments Designs called Hootie Christmas Carol and it can be found here
Here is the finished project.

Materials Used:
* 5 x 7 Card
*Scraps from my Stash (Recollections Bright and Jolly Stack)
*Cardstock by Recollections
*Digi image by Crafty Sentiments Hootie Christmas Carol
*Stickles (Red for Holly Berries and Icicle for snowflakes)
*Prisma coloring Pencils
*EK Success Scallop border punch
*EK Success Round Corner Punch
*Sentiment from Cardz TV Christmas Joy stamp set
*2 button brads