Monday, October 30, 2017

A Perfect Time to Craft Challenge #11 ~ Anything Goes

Happy Monday everyone! Today we are starting a new challenge over at A Perfect Time to Craft Challenge and as always the theme is Anything Goes. Our lovely sponsor this month is the wonderful Morgan's ArtWorld and for my card I am showcasing the beautiful Ballerina :) I hope you will stop by and join in on the challenge and while there check out the gorgeous inspirations by the DT members :)




Isn't she beautiful :)

Materials Used:

Ballerina ~ Morgan's ArtWorld
Faber Castell Albrecht Durer watercolor pencils
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak
Petal Lu Flowers
Water color paper
Tim Holtz Distress Ink marker ~ Oozak
Prima Paper Pads

Thursday, October 12, 2017

New Release by Julia Spiri

Happy Thursday everyone! Today we are showcasing one of Julia Spiri’s newest release over at World Wide Open Design Team ~ The Flower Dress and it is gorgeous :)








Materials Used:

The Flower Dress ~ Julia Spiri
Caran D'ache Pablo
Mi Tientes drawing paper ~ Dick Blick
Tim Holtz Distress Marker ~ Oozak
Dove Blender Pen ~ Oozak
Prima Distressing Tool

Be sure to stop by and check out the challenge and while there check out the gorgeous inspirations by the DT members.

Monday, August 14, 2017

World Wide Open Design Team Challenge #25 ~ Anything Goes

Happy Monday everyone! Today we are starting a new challenge over at World Wide Open Design Team challenge and as always it's Anything Goes. Our lovely sponsor is Julia Spiri and for my card I am showcasing The Little Bee, isn't this the cutest :)  Please be sure to stop by the challenge blog and join in and while there check out the gorgeous inspirations by the amazing DT members :)



Materials Used:

The Little Bee ~ Julia Spiri
Copics ~ Y15/Y11/Y00/C7/C5/C3/C1/E00/E000/RV00/Y28/Y26/Y21/Y31 ~ Oozak
X-Press It ~ Oozak
Prima Paper Pads
Sizzix Thinlets
Spellbinders Dies
Petal Lu Flowers
Ribbon

Challenges Entered:

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Paper Temptress and Graciellie Design Blog Hop ~ Magnolia Dreams

Happy Tuesday everyone. Paper Temptress and Graciellie Design are doing another blog hop. We hope you will hop along with us :) Paper Temptress has put together a gorgeous package of card stock and ribbons to go along with Graciellie Design's new image, papers and SVG files and let me tell you, when put together, they are absolutely gorgeous :)  Be sure to comment as you hop along for some fabulous prizes :)







Blog Hop Order:


Melanie   (You are Here)
Ginny  (Next)

Materials Used:

Copics ~ V15/V12/V01/V00/VOOOO/Y38 ~ Oozak
Magnolia Dreams Paper Package ~ Paper Temptress
Cryogen White card stock ~ Paper Temptress
Basis 80# Aqua ~ Paper Temptress
Mica/Metallic Amethyst ~ Paper Temptress
Ribbon 5/8 Splitz White ~ Paper Temptress
Magnolia Dreams image and sentiments ~ Graciellie Design
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak
Spellbinders Dies


Monday, July 31, 2017

A Perfect Time to Craft Challenge #8 ~ Anything Goes

Happy Monday everyone! Today we are starting a new challenge over at A Perfect Time to Craft Challenge and as always it's Anything Goes. Our lovely sponsor is Digi Stamps 4 Joy and I am showcasing the beautiful Elaine :)  Hope you will stop by and join in on the challenge and while there check out the gorgeous inspirations by our amazing DT members :)



Materials Used:

Elaine ~ Digi Stamps 4 Joy
Prismacolor Pencils
Mi Teintes paper
MME Paper Pads
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak
Spellbinders Dies
Petal Lu Flowers

Challenges Entered:

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Sunday, July 30, 2017

Fish Group, Fish Group Die Cut and Obey All the Rules

Happy Sunday everyone! Today I am showcasing Fish Group, Fish Group Die Cut and Obey All the Rules sentiment by Rubbernecker Stamps.




Materials Used:

Fish Group ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Fish Group Die Cut ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Obey All the Rules ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Cryogen White card stock ~ Paper Temptress
Glimmer text Starburst Lichen ~ Paper Temptress
Memory Bod Dies ~ Oozak
Zig markers
Spellbinders Dies

Please be sure to stop by the Rubbernecker Stamps blog daily to check out the inspirations by the DT members and to check out the challenge :)

Friday, July 28, 2017

Morgan's ArtWorld Challenge #15 ~ Anything Goes

Happy Friday everyone! Today we are starting a new challenge over at Morgan's ArtWorld and as always the theme is Anything Goes. For my card I am showcasing the beautiful Ballerina :) I hope you will stop by and join in on the challenge and while there check out the gorgeous inspirations by the DT members :)




Isn't she beautiful :)

Materials Used:

Ballerina ~ Morgan's ArtWorld
Faber Castell Albrecht Durer watercolor pencils
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak
Petal Lu Flowers
Water color paper
Tim Holtz Distress Ink marker ~ Oozak
Prima Paper Pads

Challenges Entered:

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Monday, July 24, 2017

Summer Breezy Girl, Summer Breezy Girl Die Cut, Chocolate tastes and Star Flower

Happy Monday everyone! Today I am showcasing Summer Breezy Girl, Summer Breezy Girl Die Cut, Chocolate tastes sentiment and Star Flower background by Rubbernecker Stamps.




Materials Used:

Summer Breezy Girl ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Summer Breezy Girl Die Cut ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Chocolate tastes ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Star Flower ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Prismacolor Pencils
Dick Blick Vellum Bristol
Spellbinders Dies
Lindy's Embossing Powder
Petal Lu Flowers

Please be sure to stop by the Rubbernecker Stamps blog daily to check out the inspirations by the DT members and to also check out the challenge :)

Sunday, July 16, 2017

Azalea Sunrise, Azalea Sunrise Die Cut, Being You and Les Miserables

Happy Sunday everyone! Today I am showcasing Azalea Sunrise, Azalea Sunrise Die Cut, Being You Sentiment and Les Miserables Background by Rubbernecker Stamps.



Materials Used:

Azalea Sunrise ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Azalea Sunrise Die Cut ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Being You Sentiment ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Les Miserables Background ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Watercolor Paper ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Spectrum Noir water color pens
Basis Light Yellow card stock ~ Paper Temptress
Lindy's Embossing Powder
Pearls

Don't forgot to stop by the Rubbernecker Stamps daily to check out the inspirations by the DT members and while there check out the challenge :)

Friday, July 14, 2017

World Wide Open Design Team Challenge #24 ~ Anything Goes

Happy Friday everyone! Today we are starting a new challenge over at the World Wide Open Design Team Challenge blog and as always it's Anything Goes. Our Sponsor is the lovely Julia Spiri and I am showcasing the beautiful Elf, The Forest Dwellers.




Materials Used:

Elf, The Forest Dwellers ~ Julia Spiri
Lyra Rembrandt Colored Pencils and Fantasia Colored Pencils (Fantasia is by Oozak)
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak
Spellbinders Dies
Kaisercraft and Prima Paper Pads
Ribbon colored with YR21 copic marker ~ Copic is from Oozak

Challenges Entered:

Please stop by and join in on the challenge and while there check out the gorgeous inspirations by the DT members :)

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Gina Christmas Elf by Moonflower Digistamps

Happy Wednesday everyone! Today I thought we would have a little Christmas in July with the beautiful Gina Christmas Elf.



 Isn't she beautiful :)

Materials Used:

Gina Christmas Elf ~ Moonflower
Copics ~ R39/R24/R22/R21/R20/C5/C3/C1/E00/E000/R00 ~ Oozak
X-Press It ~ Oozak
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak
MME Paper Pads
Spellbinders Dies

Challenges Entered:


Monday, July 10, 2017

Fern, Fern Die Cut, Good Friends and Flourish Shadow by Rubbernecker Stamps

Happy Monday everyone! Today I am showcasing some lovely stamps by Rubbernecker Stamps, Fern, Fern Die Cut, Good Friends and Flourish Shadow.



Materials Used:

Fern ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Fern Die Set ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Good Friends Sentiment ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Flourish Shadow Background ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Copics ~ Y15/Y11/RV13/RV11/RV00/E00/E000/RV000/C3/C1/R11/R000 ~ Oozak
X-Press It ~ Oozak
First Edition Paper Pads
Mica/Metallic Rose Quartz text ~ Paper Temptress
Lindy's Embossing Powder
May Arts Ribbon
Spellbinders Dies
WOC Flowers

Please be sure to stop by the Rubbernecker Stamps blog daily to check out the amazing inspirations by our equally amazing DT members :)

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Butterflies 2 and Get Well by Rubbernecker Stamps

Happy Sunday everyone! Today I am showcasing Butterflies 2 and Get Well by Rubbernecker Stamps. Today I made a one layer, CAS card with heat embossing :)  I know, shock right, lol. I wanted to keep to CAS for this get well card.


Materials Used:

Butterflies 2 ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Get Well ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Lindy's Stamp Gang Embossing Powder

Please stop by the Rubbernecker Stamps blog to check out the DT inspirations and to check out the challenges :)

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Delicious Doodles Challenge ~ Beside the Sea

Happy Saturday everyone! Today we are starting a new challenge over at Delicious Doodles and the challenge theme is ~ Beside the Sea. For my card I am showcasing Pirate Polly. Hope you will stop by and join in on the challenge and while there check out the amazing inspirations by the DT members :)



Materials Used:

Pirate Polly ~ Delicious Doodles
Copics ~ E19/E15/E13/E11/C7/C5/C3/C1/E04/E01/E00/E000/RV10/R35/E39/E35/E33/E31/BG53/BG11/B00/BG49 ~ Oozak
X-Press It ~ Oozak
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak
Spellbinders Dies
Ribbon ~ Paper Temptress
Petal Lu Flowers
Kaisercraft Paper Pads
Pin

Challenges Entered:



Friday, June 30, 2017

A Perfect Time to Craft Challenge #7 ~ Anything Goes

Happy Friday everyone! Today we are starting a new challenge over at A Perfect Time to Craft Challenge and as always it's Anything Goes. Hope you will stop by and join in and while there check out the the gorgeous inspirations by the DT members :) Our wonderful sponsor this month is Sparkle N Sprinkle and for my card I am using Lovely Magnolia.




Materials Used:

Lovely Magnolia ~ Sparkle N Sprinkle
Copics ~ R35/R32/R30/G24/G21/G20 ~ )0zak
X-Press It ~ Oozak
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak
Spellbinders Dies
Marvy Uchida Butterfly Punch

Challenges Entered:


Morgan's Artworld Challenge #13, Anything Goes

Happy Friday everyone! Today we are starting a new challenge over at Morgan's ArtWorld and as always the theme is Anything Goes. So, I hope you will stop by and check it out and while there, check out the amazing inspirations by the DT members :) For my card I am showcasing the gorgeous Cameo 17.


This time around I went Vintage and really like how she turned out :) 

Materials Used:

Cameo 17 ~ Morgan's ArtWorld 
Copics ~ E44/E42/E41/E40/R11 ~ Oozak
X-Press It ~ Oozak
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak
Poppy Stamps Dies ~ Oozak
Spellbinders Dies
Melissa Francis Paper Pads
WOC Flowers
Ribbon ~ Paper Temptress

Challenges Entered:


Monday, June 26, 2017

Butterflies 1 and Azalea Sunrise by Rubbernecker Stamps

Happy Monday everyone! It's that time again, time to showcase some Rubbernecker Stamps. Today I have Butterflies 1 and Azalea Sunrise (base part), all heat embossed. I know, no coloring, but wait till you see this :)



Materials Used:

Butterflies 1 ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Azalea Sunrise ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Clear Vellum ~ Paper Temptress
Mica/Metallic card stock ~ Paper Temptress
Lindy's Stamp Gang Embossing Powder

Please stop by the Rubbernecker Stamps blog daily to check out the amazing inspirations by our equally amazing DT members and be sure to check out our challenges. You do NOT need to use a Rubbernecker Stamp, but you DO need to follow the challenge themes :)

Sunflower Maiden by Moonflower Digistamps

Happy Monday everyone! Moonflowers latest and newest image by Andreia is absolutely gorgeous, Sunflower Maiden.



Isn't she gorgeous :)  When I received her, I first thought hippie, 60's style but in softer colors. It's an easel card with her framed.  What cha think?

Materials Used:

Sunflower Maiden ~ Moonflower Digistamps
Copics ~ E13/Y15/Y11/Y00/E99/YR23/E31/BG11/E00/E000/RV10/R35/YG63/G40 ~ Oozak
X-Press It ~ Oozak
MME Paper Pads
Heartfelt Creations Spellbinders Sunflower Dies
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak
Spellbinders Dies

Challenges Entered:




Sunday, June 18, 2017

Tea Time Set

Happy Sunday everyone! Today I wanted to showcase the Tea Time Set by Rubbernecker Stamps because everyone is usually doing coffee. I am more a tea person but do drink coffee too and with this set I colored up some Green Tea Iced Tea :)


I kept this card simple to highlight the images :)

Materials Used:

Teatime Set ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Copics ~ YG11/YG00 ~ Oozak
X-Press It ~ Oozak
Spellbinders Dies
Prima paper pads

Please stop by the Rubbernecker Stamps blog daily to check out the wonderful inspirations by the DT members and the challenge :)

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

World Wide Open Design Team Challenge #23, Anything Goes

Happy Wednesday everyone! Today we are starting a new challenge over at World Wide Open Design Team Challenge and as always it's Anything Goes. Our sponsor is the lovely Julia Spiri and for my Mixed Media project, I am showcasing the stunning Steampunk Digi. Please be sure to stop by the challenge blog to join in and to check out the gorgeous inspirations bt the DT :)





Materials Used:

Steampunk Digi ~ Julia Spiri
Copics ~ E18/E15/E13/E11/V99/V95/V93/V91/E87/E84/E81/E000/E0000/RV10/RV000 ~ Oozak
X-Press It ~ Oozak
Mica/Metallic Ruby and Copper text ~ Paper Temptress
Memory Box Stencils ~ Oozak
Tim Holtz Stencils ~ Oozak
Spellbinders Dies
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak
Tim Holtz Distress Oxide Ink Pads ~ Oozak
Acrylic Paint

Challenges Entered:




Monday, June 12, 2017

Create a Garden

Happy Monday everyone! Today I am showcasing Create a Garden 2 and the coordinating dies Pot Garden Die Set by Rubbernecker Stamps. I love love this set of stamps and dies and I think I may have gone overboard with the dies hehehe


See what I mean, lol. I just couldn't resist die cutting the flowers and pasting them all over the card.

Materials Used:

Create a Garden 2 ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Pot Garden Die Set ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Cryogen White card stock ~ Paper Temptress
Marvy Uchida Brush Markers (flowers and leaves)
SEI Paper Pad
Spellbinders Dies
Copic Markers ~ V28/V25/V22/V20 ~ Oozak (Pot)
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak

Please stop by the Rubbernecker Stamps blog daily to check out the wonderful inspirations by our equally wonderful DT members and also be sure to check out the challenge :)

Anthera, Lady of the Woods by Moonflower Digistamps

Happy Monday everyone! Today I am showcasing the stunning Anthera, Lady of the Woods by Moonflower Digistamps.



My daughter saw me trying to decide what colors to choose for this image, she suggested greens and pinks, needless to say she wasn't happy with my color choices hehe, but liked it anyway :)

Materials Used:

Anthera, Lady of the Woods ~ Moonflower Digistamps
Copics ~ Y28/Y26/Y23/Y21/E00/E000/RV00/E77/E74/Colorless Blender ~ Oozak
X-Press It ~ Oozak
Memory Box Dies ~ Oozak
Spellbinders Dies
Kaisercraft Paper Pads

Challenges Entered:


Sunday, June 4, 2017

Splatter Stains and Hope You Dance

Happy Sunday everyone! Today I am showcasing Splatter Stains (one of my favs) and Hope You Dance Sentiment by Rubbernecker Stamps. I am lovin' these new clear stamp sets, so much fun to play with :)


Materials Used:

Splatter Stains ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Hope You Dance Sentiment ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Ken Oliver Colorbursts ~ Rubbernecker Stamps
Basis Light Yellow ~ Paper Temptress
Cuttlebug Embossing Folder
WOW Embossing Powder

Be sure to stop by the Rubbernecker Stamps blog daily to check out the wonderful inspirations by the DT and the challenge :)