Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Reinvent Yourself --

I would say both very musical - same fold and yet so different!!  
We are back this week with a fun new challenge for you from Crafty Creations Challenge Blog. Which some of us found challenging. It is to CASE/ re-invent YOURSELF. We are excited to announce that our new DT members will be joining us with next week's Challenge.

This week our sponsor is Whiff of Joy. Got to love all the cute new stamps and products they have in store for you. Make sure to check out all their fun stuff at the Whiff of Joy Store!
The prize this week is

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Another Bookmarker?


Whoopsy Daisy - one of my favs - this happens to be a bookmarker I made and hadn't posted -- at this point -- this marker has seen many books -- a world traveler you might say!  I love her and have had fun having her!!

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Here I come to SAVE the day!

Kenny K's Krafty Krew is at it again -- this time it's all about LAYERS!  So....I thought I'd layer scraps -- The black is from a die cut remnant - the stars from a 12" layout page and the image is too fun - from Kenny K's downloads!  This guy is called "HUGE HERO".  I hope you like!!

Friday, February 22, 2013

Be true to who you are

Well, it's that time again -- Pattie's Creations Challenge Blog is having -- yup - you guessed it -- a CHALLENGE!!  We want to see your fancy folds!  I decided to go a little simple yet not the norm!!  I used the little racoons from Pattie's Etsy Store --Curious Racoons.  and the sentiment is simple but "deep"  Be true to who you are!

So...come join us -- remember you have two weeks!!

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

In Loving Memory - A Reminder --

Our Topic this month is to
Add Some Metal
Don't forget! You don't have to use a whimsy image. It would be great if you did though, and it doesn't have to be a card. We welcome all paper projects.

Our Prizes this month are

First Winner

Second Winner
Our Final Prize this month is
A Mystery Rubber Stamp

Friday, February 15, 2013

Happy Valentine's day to "ewe"

It's Affairs of the Heart at Catch the Bug Challenge -- this was a freebie - and I loved it!!  Anytime Bugaboo gives a freebie - I always say thank you with a purchase.  I always purchase what is on sale!  All their images are great -- show some love at Bugaboo -- take the freebie but once in a while make a little purchase -- Hope you like!!


a special challenge this week "Be My Valentine"  at The Paper Shelter and I agree!  I love this challenge and my image is from their Store!  Isn't this adorable.  I used the color image but added some more color on some with the embossing pens and used Diamond Glaze on the hearts to make them stand out a bit more!

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Add something Metal??

Our Topic this week at Whimsy Stamps Challenge Blog is to
Add Some Metal
Don't forget! You don't have to use a whimsy image. It would be great if you did though, and it doesn't have to be a card. We welcome all paper projects.

Our Prizes this month are

First Winner

Second Winner
Our Final Prize this month is
A Mystery Rubber Stamp

Well, you've just gotta love this Marika Collins image!!  She is called "Little Geek" and you can find her at the Whimsy Store by clicking on the hyperlink "Little Geek".  This month at Whimsy Stamps Inspiration Challenge Blog -- it's all about the METAL!  I chose to add a metal brad with a rhinestone in the middle of the crocheted flower.  The mats are from Cheery Lynn and the sentiment die is Spellbinders.  Thisis a very simple card - but I'm very happy with it!  Please come play with us at Whimsy Stamps Inspiration Challenge Blog!!  You could be our lucky winner!

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Challenge #209 - Love and/or hearts - Muah!

It's time for another challenge over at Crafty Creations Challenge Blog.  The theme for this week is LOVE AND/OR HEARTS. Very suitable for the upcoming Valentine's Day. We would like to see very romantic creations for this challenge.

This week we are sponsored by Clearly Besotted Stamps - Clearly Besotted Stamps is a brand new high quality clear photopolymer stamp company based in the UK.

The generous prize is two stamp sets named "Under the sea" and "Funny farm".

This is the most recent FREEBIE from Saturated Canary!!  Isn't she way too cute!!  I used a couple of my nestabilities and Sizzix dies to cut her - some stampin up punches for the sentiment and the hearts are from Creative Memories!  Oh and the corner dies from Whimsy!  I used a little of all kinds of "stuff"!  Hope you like - I think she is just the most adorable image!!

Friday, February 8, 2013

Another New Release from Whimsy

It's all about the DREAMS sometimes....I love this image - these two Monsters dreaming of the life they will make together!!  This is a great image from LIA STampz -called NEW MONSTER LOVE -  she has some great stuff!!  This is one of her newest images - Please go check her stuff at the Whimsy Stamps Store!


Well, this week at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge Blog it's all about your Valentine!  I decided to do something different!  I shied away from the red and went for a sweet card to say hello to a valentine!  I do plan on sending some cards out -- this will be one!  I used Pattie's sweet Fairy Bella which you can get to by clicking on the hyperlink Fairy Bella!  I sure do hope you join us and you could be the lucky winner - give it a go -- I used stampin up label punches, a spellbinders mat and some EK success stars and a Whimsy corner die!   

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Black, White & Just One More

This week's challenge at Crafty Creations Challenge Blog is called ....

"Black and White .... plus one"

We would like you to make your project only using black and white as your focal colours/tones/shades but you can introduce one other colour in to your composition.

This week we are very pleased to be sponsored by Beccy's Place....

Beccy';s Place

who is offering one lucky, randomly chosen winner 3 images of their choice from the store. Why not pop over and see great images on offer?

Now, here's what I came up with - I decided to use the Blues with the black and white -- check out the sentiment -- SOOOOOOOO TRUE!!!  Anyway, come play with us at Crafty Creations Challenge Blog.


Monday, February 4, 2013

My favorite Colors!!

Well,,,,,Delicious Doodles images -- I just love this fish!!  I am still trying to stock up on male cards!'s another one -- a few spellbinders - 1 label cut in 2 some bling and metallic paper and boom shakalaka!!

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Santa's Naughty List --

Well, this naughty girl is looking for love in all the wrong places - LOL!!  I love her - used a scrap from a tree I cut on my cricut!  Looked too fun to waste!!  I want to keep making Xmas cards - get a jump on things, eh?  I hope you get a chance to hop over to Sassy Studio Designs and check out what the team conjured up and a freebie today!!

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Just a Charmed Thanks!

Just thought I'd join my old teammates in their challenge!  Hope you likey!  Just Some Lines Challenge Blog is all about the charms this week!  I added a little butterfly with a wire like it's flying -- You can find this little girl -- Wanda the Witch Soft Landing - check her out in the etsy shop

Friday, February 1, 2013

Whimsy February Digital Release Hop!!

 Welcome to the January digital release blog hop!!!!
We have lots of new images to share with you today created by

All Whimsy Stamps digital images are 300dpi for high print quality.You can re-size, flip, or rotate to fit your own project
  To find all of today's new releases please visit the Whimsy Stamps Store
Don't forget to leave comments along the way as there will be 2 mystery DT Members who will each be choosing a winner from the comments left on their hop posts!
These winners will each win a Whimsy digital image of their choice.

The Grand Prize winner of the hop will be chosen from the very last stop, which is
Jackie Randolph’s Blog
 This winner will receive 5 digital stamps of their choice from the
The hop will run for 1 week and end on Wednesday 9th January at 12 Noon EST, when the lucky winners will be announced right here.
Below is a complete list of the hop in case you get lost along the way

Age is only a number...


Well, just a quick post - I decided to do my interpretation on the photo!!  I took off with the blues!!  and the gray in her hair!!  Bugaboo Stamps has the best attitude stamps!!  Go check them out!!

Check out the photo and challenge on Catch the Bug Challenge Blog