Happy Sunday Friends,
Over at CAS on Sunday today our
new challenge is being hosted by Mariken and this time
she is challenging you to use a
I got this great idea once again from Pinterest!
Can’t find the original card…but I know I saw it long ago!
What did we do before this tremendous site???
CAS is sponsored this week by
The prize is a $15.00 gift certificate!
What a great gift! Don’t you think?
Hope you get a chance to play along with the
CAS on Sunday Girls and I !!
Here is a link to our blog to get you started!
Hope to see you there….
Just remember to keep it CLEAN and SIMPLE!
Stampin Up Label Punch and Border punch
Verve Bunny stamp
and the sentiment is also SU.
The rest is scraps of this and that!
Jugs Challenge and A Special Happy Birthday
Good Day Crafty Friends!
This week’s Color Challenge over at JUGS is
hosted by the talented Marisa.
She has picked out a great color palette for us to work with!
It seems like when Spring rolls around I am always in need of Baby Shower gifts.
Most of the time I like to give my expectant mothers a gift card,
so that they may purchase what they want and
the dad can be a part of picking out something for his new baby as well.
Don’t you think those poor dads get left out sometimes?
So that is how this Gift-card holder came to be.
It is on it’s way to Michigan for my nephew’s wife’s baby shower!
I left out the Walmart Gift-card itself for the photo because it
was blue and didn’t match my card.
I couldn’t believe they had no pink gift cards!
Here is a peek at the inside of the card.
My Birthday Shout Out goes to a fellow JUGS Design Team member Lisa!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY LISA!!!
Hope it’s one of the best one’s ever!!!
Here is a card I made in honor of your birthday!
This card really needs no explanation….the sentiment is from Close to My Heart and the balloons were
made using either a circle punch or my Creative Memories circle cutter… adhered with some pop dots!
They look like they are floating…don’t they?
The rest of the JUGS team has some wonderful samples to get your inspiration going,
so just hop on over to the Just Us Girls blog, and check out what the Design Team has created.
Then put your creative genes to work and add your card/project to the challenge post on the
JUGS blog for the chance to be selected as Chic of the Week.
See you there!
*Cardstock: Stampin Up- So Saffron,Certainly Celery,
Pretty in Pink and Regal Rose
*Paper: Stampin Up- Gingham Paper- Heidi Grace
*Stamps: Verve-Elephant, Gina K- Lovely Labels, Letters-A-Z
* Ink: Memento Rose Bud and SU- Certainly Celery
*Tools: Cricut-George and Basic Shapes Cartridge-Tags
Cuttlebug: Stampin Up-Dots folder, My Favorite Things- Double
Scallop Border Dienamics, Fiskars Cutter-Victorian Blade
Stampin Up- slotted punch
*Accessories: Pop dots and pearls
Happy Monday friends,
The card I have for you today is for the CAS sketch challenge over at CAS(E) this Sketch. I am becoming a huge fan of the site! However, my card started off pretty clean and simple, but I may have gotten carried away when I added the flowers and bling. When I finish a card I always stare at it for a minute or two and make sure it’s balanced. Either my hubby taught me this or I learned it back in my Art classes in middle school. On your work or finished product….Your eye should bounce from corner to corner to make a triangle and then the “Art Piece” so to speak has balance. Well this one didn’t meet that criteria so that’s when I added the flowers and bling. So if it is not CAS enough for you all over at CAS(E) I understand completely !!!!! Don’t judge me on my coloring either…I did this baby stroller about a year ago with my prisma colored pencils and I think my coloring has improved since then. Also, a dear friend of mine gave me some Spectrum Noir pens this past weekend and I am so excited to learn how to use them!!! I have been checking out videos and tutorials on the web and I think I am almost ready to take the plunge. So the next thing I post on here that has an image on it …. will hopefully be colored with my Noir pens! I can’t thank her enough for her generosity! Not only did she give me a mess load of pens…she also gave me some other goodies….like these Prima sentiment stamps I used on this card! Love them and her!
Here is my card~ Be kind! 🙂
Cardstock: Gina K
Stamps: Prima and Michaels
Acc: flowers, rhinestones, pop dots
Thanks for stopping in,
I have a new card for you today and a brand new blog I stumbled upon with a great sketch challenge! The new blog is called Tuesday Morning and I am happy to have found them as I was blog surfing! There is so much talent on the web and I love seeing what I can stumble across! I hope to play with them again! Also, this Baby card is the last monogram card I made for my challenge over at Stamp TV. I absolutely love the way this card came together. I made it for my co-worker and it just so happens that I gave it to her today! She loved it!
Have a great day my friends,
Happy weekend! My cute little bunny card is for a Casing Challenge over at Stamp Tv. As I tell my students at school when they tell me he or she is copying me, I always tell them you should take it as a compliment because that means they like your work or ideas. This is no exception! Emily has a fabulous gallery to choose from, the toughest part was to figure out which card to case.
This was another baby card I made using one of my favorite color combos- Pink and Green. It also is a sketch from Sweet Sunday Sketch Challenge over at The Sweetest Thing. Hope you have a terrific week! TFL
Cardstock: Gina K
Paper: CM, SU
Acc.: flowers, punches, ribbon, cuttlebug
Just a quick post with a card I made for a dear co-worker of mine who is having a baby girl very soon. I just love the color combo of pink and green together don’t you? Enjoy your weekend and as always thanks for stopping by!
Cardstock: Gina K
Paper: CM, SU
Acc.: Paper Piercing, buttons, Ribbon, Jewels, flowers, cuttlebug