Saturday, March 25, 2017

An Easter Wreath for SSINKIC43

 
 
 
Hello Everyone!
 
Welcome Back!
Thank you for Peeking in Today!
 
 
Today's Card is another 'photo' Challenge!
 
 
 
 
 
Here is the Challenge!
 
 
 
 Love this wreath!
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card!
 

 
 
 
 
 
Here is a close-up of the wreath!
 
 
 
 
I added 'Pearls' to glam up the wreath!
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is the inside of my Card!
 

 
I really like this Stamp!
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card with it's stamped to match envelope!
 
 

 
I used the 'Basket Bunch' Stamp Set...all bunnies, chicks,
eggs, and flowers are in the stamp set AND the matching Framelits!
The little flowers on the card...were punched with the retired,
'Itty Bitty Punch'.
 
 
 
 
 
Here are the items used to make this Card!
Unless noted, all items are Stampin'Up!
 
Cardstock:
'Garden Green'-card base, leaves on wreath
'Whisper White'-front and inside panels, circle
'Soft Sky'-egg, little flowers
'Mint Macaron'-egg
'So Saffron'-egg
'Pink Pirouette'-egg, little flowers
'Daffodil Delight'-chicks, peep, little flowers, flower on greeting
'Tangerine Tango'-bow
'Sahara Sand'-bunny
 
Stampin' Write Marker-'Pumpkin Pie'-color in 2 flowers
 
Classic Stampin' Ink Pads:
'Sahara Sand'-peep outline
'Soft Suede'-bunny outline
'Daffodil Delight'-chicks outline and flower outline on the
greeting
'Basic Black'-2 larger flowers outline
'Garden Green'-greeting/inside sentiment
 
Stamp Sets:
'Easter Message'-greeting
'Suite Sayings'-inside sentiment
'Basket Bunch'-chicks, peeps, bow, large flowers
 
 
Accessories:
'Pearls Basic Jewels'
 
Tools:
'Layering Circle Framelits'-scalloped circle
'Stitched Shapes Framelits'-circle
'Flourish Thinlits'-leaves
'Basket Builder Framelits'-eggs, bunny, peep, bow,
large flowers, chicks
'Itty Bitty Punch'-retired, little flowers
 
 
 
Here is your 'C' note!!
 
 

 
This is so true! I distract easily in my craft room!
 I zone right out to the any of the goings on with the rest of the house!
I am sorry if I made that sound like it was a bad thing!!!!!
 
 
 
 
Until the next Post...Blessings to you ALL!


Friday, March 24, 2017

Celebrate! GDP079 and MOJO Monday#489

 
 
 
Hello Friends, Family and Stampers!
 
 
Welcome Back!
Thank you for Peeking in Today!
 
 
 
Today's Card is for a combination of
two Challenges!
 
 
 
Global Design Project #79
GDP079
the theme...Amusement Park
 
 
AND
 
 
MOJO Monday #489
a 'sketch challenge'!
 
 
 
Here are those Challenges!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card!
 
 
 
 
Used a retired Stamp Set...have always liked this set!
The greeting is also part of the Stamp Set!
 
 
 
 
 
Here is the inside of my Card!

 
 

 
Carried the Washi Tape to the inside!
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card with it's matching envelope!
 
 
 
Used the same Washi Tape for the envelope!
 
 
 
 
 
 
Items used to make my Card:
 
Stampin'Up! items used, unless noted!
 
Stamps:
'Feeling Sentimental'-retired, 'Ferris wheel' and greeting
'Balloon Adventures'-inside sentiment
 
Cardstock and Papers:
'Old Olive', 'Calypso Coral', 'Whisper White'
'Succulent Garden DSP'
 
Ink:
'Soft Suede'
 
Accessories:
'Cool Treats Designer Washi Tape'
 
Tools:
'Big Shot', 'Layering Circles Framelits', 'Stitched Shapes Framelits', 'Mini Glue Dots'
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card again!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is Today's 'C' note!
 
 

 
 
Tonight is 'Date Night'!
Mr. Hubster and I will be going out for
a bite to eat...then to the market for a few things.
Then home and in for the night!
Not like the 'old days'!...but we're the 'old' in these days!
 
 
 
 
 
Until the next Post...Blessings and 'Date Night' to you ALL!
 


Thursday, March 23, 2017

Paris Rain for Fusion!

 
 
 
Hello Everyone!
 
Thank you for Peeking in again Today!
 
 
Today's Challenge is for the Fusion Challenge!
 
With Fusion it is an either
the photo or the sketch
OR both!
 
 
I went with the photo!
 
 
 
 
Here is the Challenge!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card!
 

 
I went with a vintage look! 
 
 
 
Here is a close-up to show my card front
with rain drops on it!

 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is the inside of my Card!
 

 
Plenty of clean space for a personal note! 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card with it's stamped to match envelope!
 

 
  Theme carried through..The Eiffel Tower and rain!.
 
 
 
 
Here are the items used to make this Card:
 
Stampin'Up! Cardstock:
'Sahara Sand'-card base
'Early Espresso'-front panel, post card panel
'Very Vanilla'-card fronts, inside panel
 
 
Stampin'Up! Stamp Sets:
'Four You'-retired, 'hello'
'French Foliage'-retired, postal stamp
'Butterfly Basics'-postal stamp
'Gorgeous Grunge'-water spots, post card, front panels, inside,
and on the envelope
'Timeless Textures'-circle mark, Fleur De Lis
'En Francais'-retired background stamp, front panel
 
Non Stampin'Up! Stamps:
Eiffel Tower-Michael's single stamp
crown-Hampton Arts single stamp
key-Hampton Arts single stamp
Post Card-Stampedous single stamp
Splatter Pattern-All Nights Medium single Stamp
 
Classic Stampin' Ink Pads:
'Crumb Cake'-'En Francais' background stamp
'Soft Suede'-Fleur De Lis, Eiffel tower on inside and on envelope
'Early Espresso'-greeting 'hello', Eiffel Tower on front
'Smoky Slate'-crown and key (peeking out top left under post card
'Soft Sky'-splatter over 2 front panels
'Pool Party'-water drops top left and lower right of both front
panels, inside, and on envelope
'Flirty Flamingo'-postal stamps on 'post card'
'Delightful Dijon'-postal stamps on 'post card'
 
 
 
Here is my Card once more!
 
 
 
 
 
Until the next Post...Blessings and 'Amour le Paris' to you ALL!
 
 
 
 
 


Hello Spring for FabFri108

 
 
 
Hello!
Welcome Back!
So glad you stopped by!
 
 
Today's Card is for a 'Color Challenge'!
 
For "FabFri108"
 
 
 
Here is the Challenge!
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card!
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is the inside of my Card!
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card with it's stamped to match envelope!
 

 
 
 
 
 
Here are the items used to make this Card:
 
Unless noted, all items are Stampin'Up!
 
Cardstock:
'Mint Macaron'-card base, grass
'Whisper White'-to stamp all the flowers and leaves onto
 
'Succulent Garden DSP'-strip along front and inside
 
Stamp Sets:
'Basket Bunch'-to stamp all flowers and leaves
'Crazy About You'-greeting
 
'Archival Stampin' Pad'-'Basic Black'-greeting, items stamped
 
Stampin' Write Markers:
'So Saffron'-daffodils and flower centers
'Peek-A-Boo Peach'-flowers and daffodil centers
'Mint Macaron'-leaves and stems
 
'Mini Glue Dots'-to adhere all flowers
'Fine Tip Glue Pen'-to adhere stems and leaves
 
'Basket Builder Framelits'-to die-cut grass, leaves, stems, and flowers
 
 
 
Here is my Card, once again!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is Today's 'C' note!
 

 
Snicker, snicker! I couldn't resist!
 
 
 
Until the next Post...Blessings and Spring Love to you ALL!

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Silver Bells for Merry Monday #240

 
 
 
Hello All!
 
Thank you for stopping in
for a Peek at Today's Card!
 
 
A 'Photo Challenge'!
for
Merry Monday #240
 
Colleen's Challenge:
Create a Card with Bell(s) on it!
 
 
 
 
Here is the Challenge!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card!
 

 
Heat-embossed Bells and Greeting!
Had to lean it back...the flash from the camera
was playing havoc on the card...you will see on the last pic!
 
 
 
 
Here is the inside of my Card!
 

 
I heat-embossed this in silver too!
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card with it's matching envelope!
 
 

 
The bells also are heat-embossed on the envelope too!
See how it looks like 'chalkboard'?
It is from the flash!
 
 
 
Here are the items used to make my Card:
 
Unless noted, all items are Stampin'Up!
 
Cardstock:
'Whisper White Thick' Cardstock-card base
'Cherry Cobbler'-mat
'Basic Black'-panel
 
Stamp Sets:
'Hand-Penned Holidays'-greeting
'Jolly Bingo Bits'-bells
'Versatile Christmas'-inside sentiment
 
Versa-Mark Watermark-for heat embossing
Stampin' Emboss Powder-Silver
 
 
 
 
Here is Today's 'C' note!
 

 
Bwahahahahaha! Love this!
 
 
 
Until the next Post...Blessings and Wishes to you ALL!


Flowers for TSOT #313 and the Card Concept 69

  
 
 Hello All!
 
Thank you for peeking in Today!
 
 
Today's Card is for 2 Challenges!
 
The theme for both was Flowers!
 
 
 
Here are the Challenges!
 
 
 
TSOT #313
theme...Beautiful Flowers
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Card Concept 69
 

Pretty Flowers!
I love Peonies!
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card!
 


 
I stamped the flowers and leaves and then
fussy-cut all of them out to adhere to the card!
I used the darker colors of the flowers and leaves
using the Stampin' Write Marker, I outlined the
flowers and the leaves along the edge...it 'finishes'
the flowers and leaves!
 
 
 
 
 
Here is the inside of my Card!
 

 
These leaves are also fussy-cut out and adhered!
 
 
 
Here is my Card with it's stamped envelope!


 
The Stamp Set is  2-step Stamping.
The flowers and leaves and the bud on the envelope
are all 2 step stamping!
 
 
 
Here are the items used to make this Card:
 
Stampin'Up! Cardstock:
'Always Artichoke'-card base
'Blushing Bride'-panels, inside and front
'Whisper White'-panels, inside and front
                          -to stamp the flowers on and fussy-cut out
 
Stampin'Up! Stamp Sets:
'Stippled Blossoms'-retired, flowers and leaves
'Thoughtful Branches'-greeting and inside sentiment
 
Classic Stampin' Ink Pad:
'Flirty Flamingo'-greeting/sentiment, dark pink on flower
'Blushing Bride'-flower background solid
'Always Artichoke'-dark leaves
'Garden Green'-dark leaves
'Old Olive'-light leaves
'Garden Green'-light leaves
 
Stampin' Write Markers:
'Flirty Flamingo'-to outline flowers
'Always Artichoke'-to outline leaves
 
'Stampin' Dimensionals'-to adhere the flowers to card front
'Mini Glue Dots'-to adhere the leaves to the card front 
 
 
 
Here is the Card once again!
 
 
 
 
Thank you again for stopping by to Peek!
 
 
 
 
Until the next Post...Blessing and Sweetness to you ALL!
 


Birthday Wishes for Andrea! CYCI#150 and SIP#91

 
 
Hello All!
 
Thanks for peeking in again Today!
 
 
This Card is for a 'Color Challenge'!

AND

A 'theme' Challenge!
 
Happy Birthday Andrea! 


 
 
Here are the Challenges!
 

 
Love these colors!
 
 
 
 
 
Andrea is a member of the Design Team at SIP!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card!
 

Mint Macaron-Night of Navy-Copper-Whisper White
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is the inside of my Card!

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card with it's stamped to match envelope!
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is the List of Stock and Measures:
 
Stampin'Up! Cardstock:
'Night of Navy'-card base, 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" scored @ 4 1/4" folded in half on the score
'Mint Macaron'-front and inside panels, 4" x 5 1/4"
'Whisper White'-front and inside panels, 3 3/4" x 5"
'Copper Foil Sheet'-for die cut Dragonfly
 
Stampin'Up! Stamp Sets:
'Butterfly Basics'-fern, greeting, inside sentiment
'Dragonfly Dreams'-dew drops inside and stamped envelope
 
Classic Stampin' Ink Pads:
'Mint Macaron'-fern leaves, dew drops-inside and on envelope
'Night of Navy'-greeting, inside sentiment, dragonfly on
envelope
 
'Detailed Dragonfly Thinlits'-Copper dragonfly die-cut
'Mini Glue Dots'-to adhere Copper dragonfly to card front
 
 
 
Here is my Card again!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Until the next Post...Blessings to you ALL!
 


Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Happy Easter for JUGS #385

 
 
Hello All!
 
Thank you again for stopping in to
take a peek at Today's Card!
I appreciate your Loyalty!
 
Today's Card is for
Just Us Girls #385 (JUGS)
 
 
This Challenge is a 'color challenge'!
 
 
 
 
Here is the Challenge!
 
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card!


 
 
 
 
 
Here is the inside of my Card!
 

 
 
Lots of space for a Personal note!
 
 
 
 
 
Here is my Card with it's stamped to match envelope!
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
Here are the items used to make this card:
 
Stampin'Up! Cardstock:
'Perfect Plum'-card base, 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" score @ 4 1/4" fold in half on the score
                      -square mat, 3 1/8" x 3 1/8"
'Pink Pirouette'-front panel, 4" x 5 1/4"
                        -inside panel, 3 3/4" x 5"
                        -square mat, 3" x 3"
'Smoky Slate'-inside panel, 4" x 5 1/4"
                      -square mat, 2 7/8" x 2 7/8"
'Whisper White'-inside panel, 3 1/2" x 4 7/8"
                         -stamped square, front, 2 3/4" x 2 3/4"
 
'Succulent Garden DSP'-front panel, 3 3/4" x 5"
                                      -inside strip, 1/4" x 5"
 
Stampin'Up! Stamp Set:
'Easter Message'-all stamping
 
'Watercolor Pencils'-coloring
'Blender Pen'-to blend watercolors
 
 
 
Here is my Card again!
 
 
 
 
 
 
Until the next Post...Blessings to you ALL!