Thursday, June 28, 2018

For All My American Friends, Rubbernecker

I made a Canada Day card so I decided to one for my American friends

Rubbernecker  has the most fantastic African American set
of rubber stamps
I was happy to use one of them on this card.
The image was colored with  copic markers
The background was cut out using my silhouette cameo.

challenge entered



Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Some people grow people, Bugaboo

Another JJ image from Bugaboo
The image was colored with  copic  markers
The  saying was written with my silhouette cameo
challenge entered


Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Schools out , Waffle Flower

I  saw these little Waffle Flower Stamps on a Jennifer Mcguire
video and fell in love.

They have a whole series of them and they are so adorable..

The school house was cut from Stampin Up  card stock
The background paper is from Lawn Fawn rainbow pack
The images were colored with copic markers.

Guest Designer

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Monday, June 25, 2018

Summer Tea

I nearly went blind

The image on the tea pot was so small,  and I painted it in water color
The background was sponged with  distressed ink and
the sentiment was written from my silhouette cameo.


Sunday, June 24, 2018

Canadian and Proud of it., Art Impressions

I love my country and I love to bake
This stamp set was given to me as a gift because besides
making cards,  I love to bake.
The stamp set is Wisk It  from Art Impressions,
It was colored with spectrum noir markers
The banner and the apron were cut from printed
paper.     The sentiment was written using
my silhouette cameo. 

Challenge entered; Art Impressions



Thursday, June 21, 2018


Its that time of year  to thank your children's teacher for putting up
with all year.
This is a really sweet image from Bugaboo Digi Stamps is does
the job nicely.
The image was colored with  spectrum noir markers .
I popped some sequin stars  on top to give it some bling.



I absolutely love the  JJ images  from Bugaboo Digi Stamps
This is a 4.25 x 5.5 card. The image was colored with spectrum
noir markers and the background paper is from Lawn Fawn.

challenge entered Says Sketch

Sunday, June 17, 2018

Fairy Tales, My Favorite Things

I love fairy tales.

These stamp sets are so adorable.
The stamps are from two different sets, of My Favorite
Thing stamps
Once upon a time,  and Knight in shining armor
They were colored with spectrum noir markers.

challenge entered   My Favorite Things


Puddles, My Favorite Things

This reminds me when I used to take my grandchildren puddle jumping

This stamp set is  Rain or Shine,   from My Favorite Things
It was stamped onto  a light kraft card  and colored with
colored pencils. 

challenge entered

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Quest Designer, Penny Black

My second editions for Quest designing for Penny Black Challenge
The images  are  Penny Black Stamps
Doggone Sweet set  &  Tranquil
The landscape stamp was colored with a marvey marker and then
stamped with versa mark and embossed with clear embossing
powder.  The background was then sponged with distressed
ink  The dog was colored with copic markers.

Monday, June 11, 2018

Hugs, My Favorite Things

 The stamp set is Friends Furever by My Favorite Things.
The images were  stamped on kraft paper and then colored
with prisma colored pencils  The paper tag is from My Favorite
 Things paper pad.

Challenge entered

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Pop up carousel and magical unicorns, My Favorite Things

Ever since I saw the unicorns  I knew they belonged on a carousel. 
The stamp set is the Magical Unicorns  from My Favorite things.
All the images were colored with copic markers.  The pop up  carousel
was  designed to fit the unicorns.

Challenges entered:  My Favorite Things 



Die Cut Flowers, Ellen Hutson

This is my first attempt  at  using  die cut flowers. 
The set is from Ellen Hutson called  Bold Blossoms
I die cut extras and embossed the background with them
I sponged the  dies with distressed ink to match the
color theme of the challenge.

challenge entered  Ellen Hutson


Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Good Neighbors, Penny Black

Another beautiful flower stamp set by Penny Black

This stamp is called  Good Neighbors.   I water  colored the image and the
background  with distress inks   I also  popped up  a second layer for the
birdhouse and surrounding flowers.   Unfortunately I couldn't capture
the effect on camera. The sentiment is die from a Tattered lace set of words.

Challenge entered:  Penny Black and More

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Guest Designer, Penny Black

What an honor.  I get to be the guest designer for this months Penny  Black Challenge

The card was made using  the stamp set Dropping You a Line , of course by 
Penny Black.    The background was sponged with   distressed ink  and 
the image was colored with  a combination of spectrum noir and 
copic markers.   

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Friday, June 1, 2018


This card is from one crafty lady to another. 
The stamp sets used for the back ground is from The Ink Blot Shop.  The shopper is
from the Three Room Studio.  She was colored with  spectrum noir and copic markers.   

I hope you enjoy looking at it as much as I enjoyed making it.  It put a smile on my face

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   The Crafty Addicts   


Though The Craft Room Door


A cute get well card for a friend,   Always handy

The image is from the  Newtons Sweetheart set by Newtons Nook.  It was colored with copics

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