Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Fan-Tastic Tuesday Challenge #10 Make it Fancy

Good Morning Fellow Crafter's !!!
It is time for another exciting challenge over at
This week we are going with
Our wonderful sponsor is:
I chose Shamrock Fairy 
She was colored with Prisma colored pencils and blended with oms, the glitter paper was from my
stash... added a sentiment Peace and when i see fairy's that is what i think of.
Added some flowers from my stash..

Thanks for all the wonderful comments!!!

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge # 3 Shaped Cards ...........

Good Morning Fellow Crafter's
It's another exciting challenge over at
This week we are doing shaped cards,so get out the cuddlebugs 
and what ever else you have that can make a shaped card..
Our sponsor this week is
Can't wait to see what everyone comes up with!!!!!

I chose the image 

I used my cuddlebug to cut out the card templet  and the matting also
The image was colored with Prisma colored Pencils, added some cute little flowers
and gems in the middle to give it a little bling added a silver ribbon
also tied some wire to the top could be used as a card or a ornament on the tree....
Thanks for all the wonderful comments......

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

Week 9 DT Choice add Stars

Good morning everyone!!! Guess what it is time for another exciting Challenge at
This week we are doing a DT choice, The only thing that is required is too add STARS!!!
I used Curly Sue Victorian from

I used some card stock from core dinations and then used my cuddle bug to cut out the matte pieces added some glitter Tape, a butterfly,and some stars to give her some bling...
Entering my card in the following challenges

Saturday, November 9, 2013

Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge # 2 Colour Palette.........

Guess what another exciting challenge over at Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge Blog!!!
Welcome to Challenge # 2 Colour Palette 
Pick Three of the beautiful colours from the picture below, 
to use in your Creations... That's right everyone all you have to do is pick any of the 3 colors
and make your creation...

I love this time of year all the beautiful colors around!!!
I chose to use a gorgeous birdhouse 
added some autumn colored paper from my stash and made a bow with my Bowdabra 
added a flower from my stash...

Hope everyone enjoys!!!
 Thanks for all the wonderful comments!!!!

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Week 7 Anything Goes Halloween Theme

Good Morning Fellow Crafters!!
It's time for another exciting challenge at Fan-Tastic Tuesday
This week we are celebrating
Our sponsor this week is

She will be giving away 3 images of choice to the winner!!!
I chose 
 Eleanor and Pickles LilDevils DigiStamp 
I love her Eleanor and pickles digi's they are so cute...

The designer paper is from my stash, Image was colored with Prisma colored pencils and blended with OMS. 
Added some embellishments from my stash of HALLOWEEN
Added some gems from my stash, you gotta love those stashes....
The flowers are a combination of flowers i put together..
I would like to Thank Everyone for all the comments and love shown on my page!!!

This past week was my birthday and my son and his wife took me to Kings Dominion here is one of the photos we took with a gentlemen that was dressed up as a Prince.... We had a blast Halloween is my favorite time of the year!!!

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Week # 6 Anything Goes w/Ribbon

Good Morning Fellow Crafters!!
Guess what time it is, We are having another awesome challenge over at 

This week our challenge is Anything Goes w/Ribbon, and our wonderful sponsor is 
 I chose the image Daisy Day's ! 

Daisy was colored with Prismas colored pencils and blended with OMS.
 Used Yellow Stickles for the center of her flowers, Made a little bow with my Mini Bowdabra
Added a sentiment (Thank you), I decided to do a thank you 
because the other day.
 I wanted one and didn't have any made one!!!
Added some bling from my stash. 
Entering my card in:

4craftychicks-Girls Night out

Monday, October 21, 2013


Got some exciting news!! Was checking out the winners on Playful Paper and seen that guess who made Top 3 at:
with my card from over at Fat-Tastic Tuesday
for the challenge anything goes w/gems.. Be sure to check out both blogs!!
Thanks agian


It's almost time for our first challenge over
at Suzy Bees Saturday November 1st.
Any project - cards, altered items, layouts
 all qualify as long as we see embossing on it!
 Mark your calendar,
 and see you on November 1st at
Suzy Bee's                        

                                 Thanks you everyone make sure you come check us out!!!!!!

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Challenge #5 Anything Goes w/ Autumn Colors

Good Morning everyone!!!
Hope this finds everyone doing good!!
Well guess what time it is? It's time for another exciting Challenge at Fat-Tastic Tuesday's 
This week we are doing ANYTHING GOES W/AUTUMN COLORS.
Our sponsor is the wonderful
 Eureka Stamps

My Image is Pumpkins and Fence.
Image is colored with Prisma colored pencils and blended with OMS, I  Used some ribbon from Darice Trims call SPOOKY NIGHT...
Added some stickles from Studio G to the pumpkins and added some flowers from my stash..
Stamped the sentiment FALL IS HERE with Tim Holtz distress ink called RUSTY HINGE!!!
Added some beautiful artificial Flowers for my background..

Entering my card in the following challenges

 Thank you all for stopping by my blog, I love reading all the comments..

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Challenge #4 Anything Goes w/ Gems

Good Morning All!! It's time for another exciting challenge over at 
Fat-Tastic Tuesday's. This week is Anything Goes w/ Gems, Gotta love those anything goes challenges. I know I do... Remember that your card has to be a 4X4
Our sponsor this week is the wonderful

with her beautiful images.
 I chose Eleanor and Pickles Autumn Harvest  
for my card this week.
Image was colored with prisma Colored Pencils and blended with OMS, The designer paper was some Halloween Paper i had in my stash, I used a white mat, added my gems to her headband and glasses. Used orange distress stickles for the pumpkin.
Added a sentiment Perfect Pumpkin!
 Used some fall leaves with Gems and a Pumpkin.

I want to thank everyone for stopping by and checking out my blog!!!
Going to enter in a few challenges this week:

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Anything Goes w/ Flowers

Good Morning Everyone!!! Are you ready for another exciting challenge at Fat-TasticTuesday
And we have an awesome sponsor!!! She is offering the winner of the challenge
Images of their choice!!!!!
Sponsored By

For our challenges at Fat-TasticTuesday all you need to do is a 4x4 card and add some flowers, very easy to do. I don't know about anyone else but personally I Love ANYTHING GOES challenges..
I used the lovely image GEMMA GERBER DAISY FLOWER from Lacy Sunhine.

The recipe I used for my 4x4 card is was:
Designer Paper is from- My Minds Eye Bloom and "Grow" Fresh As A Daisy
The image was cut out with my : Fiskars Circles Templet
Image: Colored with Prisma colored pencils and blended with OMS
Added : Yellow Stickles
Added some flowers from my stash and little bumble bees, 
The Gems are from: EK Success Sticko's

Thank you all for stopping by and leaving comments!!! I read each and everyone.

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Anything Goes w/Charms

Good Morning All!
Today is another awesome challenge at Fat-TasticTuesday. This weeks challenge is 
Anything Goes with Charms.
Our sponsor is Lacy Sunshine. I chose the image Peony
Image was colored with Prisma Colored Pencils and Blended with OMS, The card stock is from my stash of scraps. I used my cuddlebug and cut image out with Spellbinders Nestabilities Decorative Labels One. Added a flower from Petaloo Premier
 " The Penny Lane Garden Collection".  The charm is from Martha Stewart crafts, I used a cue tip and painted the flower on the charm, The paint is from Tim Holtz Distress Paints, petals are colored with Spun Sugar, and the center is with Mustard Seed.
Added a sentiment from my stash and some gems. 

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Anything Goes w/Buttons

Good Morning Folks! Over at FatTasticTuesday
We are having a Challenge this week that runs from Tuesday till  Tuesday.  It's Anything goes with a twist, You can use your own stamp, any die, or embossing but there is one rule somewhere on your card has to be a button!!!   I am starting to get back in the swing of things, I took a break from crafting for a while, as not too long ago I found out that along with the Rheumatoid Arthritis I have also learned that I am Diabetic, so it has been a big lifestyle change for me, But I know that i can get thru it now with support of my wonderful family..
I had really missed doing my crafting to me that is my time and very relaxing.
  I have actually just joined the wonderful Group of Ladies at FatTasticTuesday
 I am really looking forward to working with them and getting to know each and everyone of them,
This week I chose and image from Digi Darla's called Teacup Chick 
My card is a 4x4, The Paper is from Colorbok Designer paper called Light Bright.
 The Sentiment " Day's like these are what I will Always Remember" is from my stash..
Added a Yellow button and yellow polka dot bow from my stash.. Here is my first card for the challenge and I hope everyone enjoys it as much as i did making it...

Entering my card in the following challenge

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Merry Christmas

Good Evening everyone!! Hope this finds all well. I decided to work on a little something different this time, We are almost into Sept and as you know it won't be long winter and Christmas will be here before we know it...
I used a free image from  ( From the Heart) called  Seven Christmas Birds. Image was colored with
 colored pencils and blended with OMS... Added some Diamond Stickles to the one birds hat, and some Waterfall Stickles to the scarf of the other bird added some silver and gold to the stars.
The paper came from my stash and the side borders with the holly are from Anna Griffin die cut borders.
Made a  Bow with my Mini Bow Dabra, used a combination of ribbons for my Bow...
Added some glittery flowers with a glittery star..
Really enjoyed making this had been out of sorts for a little while, but back to my old self and ready to Rock and Roll...  So here is my card hope everyone enjoys it!

Entering my card in the DT call at: From the Heart Stamps

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

DDC 70 Easel Card

Good Evening!! Guess what over at Digi Darla's. They are having as awesome challenge, it's to make and easel card! The image I chose for this challenge is called One Cup Of Daises
The easel card I decided to do it called a Double Twisted Easel Card . Used a piece of Light Blue Card stock, The bottom card stock is from "The Luxury Stack"by DCWV.
Added a strip of flowers from my stash, and made a ribbon with my Mini Bowdabra, added
some bling and sentiment "Today I caught myself Smiling then I realized I was thinking of you"!

 Entering my card in 

Thursday, July 4, 2013

DDC #69 Stars and Stripes

It's time for another awesome challenge at Digi Darla's, They are doing a STARS & STRIPES COLORS OF RED & WHITE OR RED,WHITE & BLUE"
I used the image Stars & Stripes Kitten, The Designer Paper is from " The Summer Matstack" by DCWV
The image was colored with Prisma Colored Pencils, and Blended with OMS. Added some flowers from my stash and a American Flag! America The Beautiful...Added some clear stars to the Hat....

Entering card in:

Friday, June 28, 2013


Good Evening Everyone! Over at Digi Darla's they are having an awesome challenge "AT THE BEACH "
Sand or Water in your creation..  I used the image "BEACH TIME TOYS" 
Image is colored with Prisma Colored Pencils and Blended with OMS, cut corners of the image with my edge punch and printed out the mat behind it to look like water.
 Added some flowers from Petaloo called the Garden collection and Mulberry.
Added a piece of coral that i actully got from the Cape in Massachutess, we walked the beach and I picked up alot of different shells. The Flip Flops are from Nicole crafts. The bow is one I did with my Mini Bowdabra...

I am entering my card at

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

DDC 64 Fathers Day

Good Afternoon Everyone!! Hope everyone is having a great day!
This week over at Digi Darla's she is having a Father's Day Challenge. I used the image
Cutie Cowboys, I thought it very appropriate with father and son.. I am going to give this to my wonderful Husband for father's day!I used my Fiskars cutter with interchangeable blades and inked the edges with Tim Holt Distress Ink (Pumice Stone).
 Images were colored with Prisma colored pencils and blended with OMS. The card stock is from color coordination's card stock color olive green, the matting is from my stash and I used American Crafts Glitter Tape (Spinach).
 Used the sentiment from Digi Darla's " For My Husband on Father Day."
 and added some Grass Green Pearls from Queen&Co. The flowers are a green glitter that i had in my stash!! You gotta love the stash!! This will be my last entry for at least a week we are leaving Friday Morning to go to Massachusetts for a week to see my sister-in-laws and family.. So excited and have been running around like a chicken with my head cut off, but always have to make time for my crafting because it relaxes me so and is good therapy!!!!

I am entering this card in Digi Darla's- Fathers's Day Challenge

DS4J Challenge # 68 Oh To Be Young Again

Guess what folks over at DigiStamps4Joy, Our Mid week Challenge is (Oh To Be Young Again).. Just think of those day way back when we were all young and how easy simple life was then. Anyway I know it was for me!!!

I chose the image Nap Time, I remembered how nice it was to take and Nap and no one bothered you an the phone didn't ring!!!! I have a Niece that is going to have a baby girl this month and we are going up to visit the end of may so i will get to spend time with her and this is the card i made for her..
Image was colored with Prisma colored pencils, and blended with OMS, Used same pattern paper from my stash and the letter also from stash, The big flower is from Micheal's dollar bin. The little bunch of flower on the bottom left hand corner are from RUBY VIOLET by LILLA ROGERS.  The gems are from Studio G.. 

 Thank you for looking at my creations and for all the wonderful comments!!
I will be entering my card in some challenges

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

CDAC Progressive Challenge #4 Aloha

This is the final image for the CDAC-Progressive Challenges.
The image is Know as Hawaii Girl and is from BacktoPaper
 Progressive Challenge runs till the end 
of June. So you have plenty of time to get your card done.
Image was colored with Prisma colored Pencils and Blended with Oms, 
The stickles on her flower are from Ranger called Lavender,Used Yellow stickles on 
her bow.
 Made a tag and put a piece of velum that says ALOHA.
 Stamped flowers in each corner are from Fiskars Island Fun, and the Beautiful flowers i used are
from Petaloo, I won a challenge that petaloo was having and i received some very beautiful things
If you have never checked out her items you really need to go to her blog and see what 
all she has...
Added some peach pearls to help set off my little girl......

Monday, May 6, 2013

DS4J- Guest Designer for Mema's Crafts May Challenge Anything Goes (Bashful Barry)

 The month of may DigiStamps4joy is sponsoring  MemasCrafts-Anything Goes/ Mothers Day/ May Flowers . The challenge runs from May 1st thru 31st. 
I was asked to be the Guest Designer for 
this challenge.
 I used the image Bashful Barry ,
 He was colored with Prisma Pencils, I used card stock from 
my stash and added orange and green gems from Studio G, Used and doily and sprayed it with COFFEE SHOP from Tattered Angels.
Cut image out with fiskars Shapes templet, and inked sides with Frayed Burlap from 
Tim Holtz distressed inks..I also made a Pinwheel Flower and added a brad for the center,
If you have never made a pinwheel flower you can go to DigiStamps4joy
and there is a tutorial by our very own  Margy..
So here is Bashful Barry and he will be going to my Mom for Mothers Day!
So make sure you head on over to Mema's Crafts to see what her very own DT has come up with...


Saturday, May 4, 2013

DS4J Tulip Basket (Thanks A Bunch)

Good Evening  Everyone! Over at  DigiStamps4Joy!!!!
You can find this inage it is on the blog for sale.....

I used a lavendar colored card stock to start off with and used some paper from    K&Company called Berry sweet

Then i took the tulip basket and colored them with my prismas colored pencil  
Then used alchol ink from tim holtz that is called adirondack Brights called PURPLE TWILIGHT,

I added some flower in a corner of the card that helps bring out the colors of my tulips that are
 Found a round button in my stash and added 
bakers twin in the shape of a bow
added some purple stilckles to the center of the bow
and sickle on the centers of the tulipsand used glossy accents,
 on the little blue flower to make them stand up,
I hope everyone likes this just as much as i did putting it together
Ilove working with flowers more that any thing.....