Thursday, January 29, 2015

Send A Smile 4 Kids Canada Cards

Good afternoon! I'm back from Maui and its actually not too bad here only -2 Celsius. I've got 2 boxes of cards I received for Send A Smile 4 Kids Canada. Diane sent a box of winter birthday and valentines



and Maureen also sent a box of birthday and valentine cards



Thank you so much ladies for the time you spend making cards for kids!




Sunday, January 25, 2015

Peaches Hello

Good morning and welcome to another Catch the Bug Stella Says Sketch! Here's the new sketch and I love the Clean and Simple look of it!
I printed Bugaboo's Peaches Hello Hi  off twice to pop up both the signs. You have two weeks to complete the challenge so start stamping!
OK I'm on holidays and posting from Maui and just noticed that I'm missing a pearl on the bottom right side, lol, oh well I'll just sip on my margarita and forget about it!

I'm entering this into:
Sweet Stampin' Challenge: cute and cuddly
Sister Act Card Challenge: anything goes
Inspiration Destination: anything goes
Die Cuttin Divas: cheer up

Stamps: Bugaboo Peaches Hello Hi, sentiment stampin up
Paper: cameo coral, basic black, whisper white
Ink: none
Other: EK Success punches, crimper, pearls, spellbinders, stampin up ticket punch

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Cold Little Birdies

Good morning, I hope you had a great time with Bugaboo's 5th Annual Birthday Bash, today starts a new Saturday challenge which is a photo challenge.
I chose the colours blue and red, birds and branch as my inspiration. 
I used Bugaboo's Winter Bird Trio, coloured them with prisma/copics, used prisma pencils to enhance the images, then added stickles. LOVE how this turned out.

I'm entering this into:
Cut It Up: embossing (I did wet) and include a die cut
Fussy and Fancy: things with wings
Sister Act Challenge: anything goes
Crafting for all Seasons: things with wings

Stamps: Bugaboo Winter Bird Trio, Impression Obsession snowflakes,  stampin up sentiment
Paper: whisper white, ridinghood red, midnight muse
Ink: none
Other: prisma/copics, snowflake border dies, spellbinders, stampin up modern label punch, rhinestones, stickles

Friday, January 23, 2015

Animal Crackers

Welcome to the final day of challenges for Bugaboo's 5th Birthday Bash! Today's challenge is Pick Your Favourite Circus Treat and Make a Birthday card using the Recipe from the list below.

Cotton Candy: Use flock and the colours pink & yellow
Popcorn: use 3D object(s)
Animal Crackers: use at least ONE animal on your card and stickles or liquid Pearls
Snow Cones: use the colours red, yellow, blue AND glitter/bling
Corn Dogs: Use a food stamp

I made an Animal Crackers card using SIbdaykidzandcat from the Mini Set Kidz Clowns Set. I LOVE how this turned out in real life it looks amazing! The paper is iridescent and as you turn it it changes colour slightly, very nice. I put stickles on their hats, noses, bows and flower.
I hope you had a great time with the challenges, come back tomorrow for a new Catch the Bug Saturday challenge!

I'm entering this into:
Inky Chicks: anything goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge: anything goes
Dream it Up: Happy Birthday
Little Miss Muffet Challenges: anything goes

Stamp: Bugaboo SIbdaykidzandcat from Birthday Set
Paper: dp paper, basic black, whisper white
Ink: none
Other: prisma/copics, spellbinders, brads, stickles

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Clown Birthday

Welcome to day 6 of Bugaboo's Birthday Bash and today's challenge is Oldie but Goodie Send in the Clowns, so make a card with a clown on it. I used Bugaboo's Birthday Clown 4 and printed him off twice to pop up his hat, nose, hands and candle.
Drop on by Catch the Bug and check out the different challenges, the prizes up for grabs and start creating!

I'm entering this into:
Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge: anything goes
Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps: anything goes
Crafty Gals Corner: Lets hear it for the boys
Ruby's Rainbow: masculine birthday

Stamps: Bugaboo Birthday Clown 4 and stampin up sentiment
Paper: midnight muse, whisper white
Ink: none
Other: prisma/copic markers, stampin up ribbon and perfect dots embossing folder, stickles

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Birthday Boogers

Good morning welcome to day 5 of Bugaboo's Birthday Bash and today's challenge is to create a humorous birthday card. I used Bugaboo's Frame It Gertrude Birthday Booger, lol! She is awesome and my friend loved this card. I printed her off twice to pop up the dripping candle and her eyes/nose.



Drop on by Catch the Bug and take a look at all the different challenges, wonderful prizes and start creating!

I'm entering this into:
Loves Rubber Stamps: the letter B (birthday, balloon, boogers, lol!)
Party Time Tuesdays: anything goes
Through the Craft Room Door: anything goes
Tuesday Throwdown: embossing

Stamp: Bugaboo Frame it-Gertrude-Birthday Boogers
Paper: real red, night of navy, whisper white
Ink: none
Other: prisma/copics, perfect dots embossing folder

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Little Boy Valentines

Good morning! Today Doodle Pantry is sponsoring Tuesday Morning Sketches and I decided to make a Valentines card for Send A Smile 4 Kids Canada.

I used Doodle Pantry's newest release Little Boy Valentines (more new releases) and printed it off twice so I could pop up the pocket. 

Drop on by Tuesday morning sketches and give their challenge a try. 
If you use a digital image you can enter our new challenge 


  Ants in My Pantry Digital Challenge you have until Jan 24th. Good Luck!
I'm entering this into:
Bunny Zoe's Crafts: Hearts
Crafting from the Heart: anything goes
Craft Your Passion: anything goes
Dream Valley Challenges: anything goes

Stamps: Doodle Pantry Little Boy Valentines
Paper: Bermuda Bay, Blackberry bliss, whisper white
Ink: blackberry bliss
Other: stampin up heart embossing folder, heart die and modern label punch, pearl, button, ek success punch