Showing posts with label Twisted Tuesday Challenges. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Twisted Tuesday Challenges. Show all posts

Thursday, December 13, 2012

A snowflake of Thankfulness

Just wanted to share a card I made for a friend. She is so sweet and passes to me all the clothes that her two boys outgrow. She needed a thank you card and wanted it to have a winter feel. I was wracking my brain when I saw this fabulous card on Pinterest and had a brain surge! I loved it and finally got to use my new snowflake dies by Spellbinders. Here is my CASE on the card by Amy Kolling.

Isn't it fun? I am so glad that I had my new metal shim makes these snowflakes a breeze to do now! The sentiment is from Think Big Favorites #19 Mini Set by Papertrey Ink. I love the little mini sets. They are always so beautiful and for just $5.00, quite the steal!

I think I will be playing on this layout and idea for other cards. I would love to see what I can do with other dies in my collection.

Challenge List

(faux stitching with triples and doubles in the gems)


Sunday, April 15, 2012

Make a wee little wish

It's the third Sunday in April (already??) and this week's challenge for Paper Sundaes Challenge Blog is easy--Anything Goes!

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Here is the darling little Dandelion Girl from Wee Stamps by Sylvia Zet! I am a huge Wee Stamps fan. They are just so precious! I was able to practice my pleating with her dress…eh, not the best, but definitely improving! Her hair on the other hand, I am quite tickled with! I decided to go with a fun color combo of Bashful Blue and So Saffron—I love these two together! I added some Stickles to the dandelion fluff, and some Glossy Accents to her shoes and watering can. I really like this Fringed Perennial Die-namic by My Favorite things. It was interesting to put together. The sentiment is from the Dandy Wishes set by Paper Makeup Stamps.

Challenge List:
1. Crafty Sentiments Designs~ Spring with Pastel Colors
2. Die Cuttin' Divas #60~ Pastels
(used dies for the flower, the tag, and the oval)
3. Twisted Tuesday Challenges #2~ use flowers, but no roses
(dandelion and fringed perennial)

Card Details
Stamps: Dandelion Girl (Wee Stamps); Dandy Wishes-Rubber (Paper Makeup Stamps)
Ink: Tuxedo Black (Memento)
Coloring: Copics (Hair/Skin: YR000, YR20, YR21, YR23, E35, R000, R20, E00, E02, E21; Dress: B91, B93, B95; Shoes: C1, C3, C5, C7; Other: G20, 0)
Paper: CS- Bashful Blue and So Saffron (Stampin Up), White (Papertrey Ink); DP-Junior Varsity-Retired (SU)
Accessories: lace, “Crystal” Stickles (Ranger), Fringed Perrineal Die-Namic (My Favorite Things), Standard Tag Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Classic Ovals Large Nestabilities (Spellbinders), “Seeing Spots” embossing folder (Cuttlebug), jeweled brad, gems, Glossy Accents
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These companies have gifted me free products and/or cash for promotional purposes:

*Paper Makeup Stamps
*Pink Cat Studio
*DeeDee's Digis
*MelJen Designs
*Tickled Pink
*Heart Song Stamps
*Lindsay's Scrapbook Shop
*Tiddly Inks
*Wags N Whiskers
* Paper Shelter
*My Favorite Things
*Saturated Canary
*Bugaboo Stamps