Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Christmas 2

This was a fun card to make! I sta  with white cardstock, layered with red paper. Tore some white cardstock to crate the snow. Cut a black stripe, and found some cute buckle buttons. I
When I make this next time, I may use a little glue and glitter to make the snow glisten. You can stamp with any holiday greeting you have on hand.

Many blessings ADU

Image by ADU, colored with pencils. Embossed a snowflake pattern on white. Used a new diecut in pink. Layered the image on a light green and added some snowflake gems. 


Oddball thinking of you

Image by Oddball, colored with pencils. Stenciled with lilac ink for the background. Used 2 large diecuts. The smaller around the image and the net size bigger on purple paper. I used the skeleton of the purple to create  a frame look.  I added a large  purple button and used a string. Added enamel dots. 


Fishy Dad

White cardstock, light blue ink on a cotton ball to create he background. Stamped the fish in black and then used colored pencils to color the fish. CAS

Space boy

I got a new stencil for Christmas..and it makes awesome background! 
The ink was a light sky blue, layered on image by Bugaboo was colored with pencils. 
Used an oval stitched diecut around the image. Layered on the stenciled and then on white cardstock.


Tuesday, January 19, 2021


Using fall colors, I used my small circle punch and cut halfway into the paper to created the corners. I used tiny cream string around the paper and made a bow. 

T O U bear

Image is by Bugaboo, colored with pencils. Stitched diecut,layered on red patterned paper, then blue, then orange. I used a light blue ink on the cardstock for the background. Added a couple enamel dots.



 For this challenge I started with cream colored card stock and then I just took scraps of green red light tan and brown and fit them like a puzzle onto the card until they fit all the edges. And on the brown piece I put two studs and then my little snowman diecut.

Just for you hot chocolate

Done in monochromatic shades of blue I distressed the image partially with markers and partially with a light blue ink around the edge of the image. Colored with pencils and layered on a blue polkadotted paper and then on white card stock.

Sunday, January 17, 2021

Stars in space

Boy bookmark

Spring tulips

This is a large rubber stamp that I’ve had for quite some time. I used pencils to color. I used a tiny bit of  a light pink ink that I just got to create a background.


Image by bugaboo, colored with pencils. I used patterned paper and plain paper in shades of.            
lilac/purple  pinkish. Added fancy gems also in purple. Who doesn’t love a new pair of shoes! I recently got these new gemstones.


I layered a new yellow textured paper that I received for Christmas,  on red cardstock. The image is from Bugaboo, colored with pencils.  Added wink of stela on water areas to make it sparkle. 

Saturday, January 16, 2021

PD thank you

Image by Polkadoodle, colored with pencils. Used a stitched diecut layered on a teal . Added a piece of washi tape


Slimline Christmas wishes

The image is a paper shelter colored with pencils, made into a slim line card on green textured card stock with a snowflake gem.

Stampers delight lollipop

I used a new fancy stitched diecut for this card and image. I also made the card in that shape using the diecut. Image was colored with pencils. Added enamel dots. 


P sh happy new year

Happy new year! 2021
The image is my paper shelter I used a stitch die cut around the image colored with pencils I layered on coordinating papers and added a corner of gemstones and a strip of gemstones.

Friday, January 15, 2021

Born to shop

The image is by sheepskin, colored with pencils. I fussycut her out and put her on the black and white dotted paper and a red floral. Added pearls in the corners.

Believe and be happy

Used a 3D embossing folder on gold paper
Fancy Corner punch or corners
Focus of words is from a set. Added gems in green corners, layered on a light green. 


White notes sympathy

Sad as it is I seem to be making way too many sympathy cards lately! Some come to mind easily and some I struggle with. I saw this pattern and it seemed fairly simple and yet said what I needed it to. 
On a light grey marbled cardstock, I printed a page of musical notes on white, cut a strip for the center of the card and placed three 3-D  fluttering butterflies in the center and my sentiment at the bottom


Monkey business

Happy 11th birthday Bugaboo!!
Image is by bugaboo...colored with pencils. Used stitched diecut around image. Used sky blue ink for background. Layered on the rest of the color pallet. 

Happy birthday Bugaboo /animals


Happy 11th birthday Bugaboo. These critters are popping in in to wish you a great day and a fantastic new year!  4 Images all by bugaboo, all colored with pencils. Layered on white, teal and kraft cardstock. Added a bit of glitter on frosting and flower.

Happy new year

Happy new year!
For this card I used an image by paper shelter with an oval stitched die cut colored with pencils layered on a patterned paper of lime green and white I cut two corner pieces in blue layered that all on white card stock and added snowflake gemstones.

Thursday, January 14, 2021

Crafty sentiment penguin

Penguin is by crafty sentiments. Colored with pencils.round stitched diecut layered on black and dark pink on light grey and the white cardstock. I like the pink and blue color combo. I used a small fancy diecut around the image.

Candy cane tag

A tiny card tag 2x2 square. A scrap of red checkered paper. Fussy cut a candy can’t that I colored with markers and popped up with tape.

Pig birthday

The image is by bugaboo for their 11th birthday bash! The image was colored with pencils and then layered on multi colored papers according to the sketch.

Birthday monkey

Bugaboo image, colored with pencils. Used a rectangular diecut and layered on purple, red Nd the yellow cardstock. Added green enamel dots. A new year, another birthday 😊

Crap! Fox

Lol..who doesn’t love this cute little fox??  And who has ever forgotten a birthday??? 
I don’t know if this is a favorite color duo but I do know that I tend to grab these colors together when I making a more male or a guy card. I just think they flow well together.
Bugaboo image, colored with pencils. Layered on on burnt red, kraft and yellow paper then on a wood grain and on kraft cardstock. Used a diecut for he sentiment n  small dots.

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Snowman holiday

On white cardstock, I embossed a snowflake, went over it with a light pink ink. I stamped the snowman, colored with pencils printed the sentiment in black. 


Are used a honey comb stamp to create the background and then used the bugaboo bumblebee colored with pencils on top for a very simple CAS card


Stenciled cupcake

I started with white card stock and stenciled on the background in a light a lilac color I colored the cupcake in my favorite colors of lilac and teal using a dark lilac and a light lilac and then layering it on oval stitch diecuts out of white and teal


Happy anniversary cupcake

For this challenge about cupcakes and food item chose to multicolored the cupcake frosting and layered on coordinating card stock papers and added a little butterfly with a pearl and some gemstones 
 Rounded all the corners


A new Rubber stamp, colored with pencils layered on a marbled maroon then royal blue. 
Added blue gems 

Orange butterfly

Embossed a flower pattern on cream cardstock. Used a small stitched diecut for the sentiment. I used a 3 D orange butterfly and a few orange enamel dots.

Monday, January 11, 2021

House mouse celebrate

The image is by house mouse,  colored with pencils. It’s all about celebrating whether it be the new year, birthday, retirement or anything that suits your need. Cut with a new fancy stitch die cut and then layered on different colored card stock around at all the corners made this into a little square card.

Birthday bash

Bugaboo is celebrating its 11th birthday! This card was done with that and Stella’s sketch in mind. The image is by bugaboo colored with pencils and layered on multi colored papers for the sketch.