Sunday, October 31, 2010

Limelight Paper Crafts sketch 59...

Yeah. I know. I didn't hit the colors.

I pulled out my scrap pile. Sketch said - PINK! No. Fall colors are not pink.

But I wanna be PINK!

I don't even *like* pink.

You like that paper.

Yes, I do.

And I wanna be pink.

NO!

But...you've got new Samantha Walker stamps...pink, and you could use that butterfly...

Sigh.


Fine. You're pink. Happy now?

YAY!!!!

Supplies used:

Unity - Samantha Walker, Butterfly Garden
Bo Bunny, Beau Jardin
Core'dinations pearl cardstock
Glimmer Glaze - pink!
Copics
Sakura glaze pens
random hotfix rhinestones
random cardstock

Thanks for lookin! :)

Saturday, October 30, 2010

Mojo Monday 162...

Yep. 2 posts in one day. No fainting!

Mojo Monday's sketch challege, 162 -


Supplies used:

Unity, October 10 KOM
Tim Holtz paper
random cardstock
Viva Decor Pearl pen
Sakura glaze pen
Fiskars border punch
Bosskut Gazelle

Thanks for looking! :)

All Things Unity 17....

Challenge 28, a girlfriend invite, and All Things Unity challenge 17, paper piecing.

The minute I saw both of these, I knew which stamp set I wanted to use!




Supplies used:

Unity - Oct 10 KOM
Tim Holtz paper
random cardstock
Martha Stewart border punch
Unity hybrid ink
Sakura glaze pens

Thanks for looking! :)

Friday, October 29, 2010

Happy Friday - Friends with Flair!!!

Loooove me some Fridays! And love me some Unity, too!! For the complete list of FWF participants today, visit the Unity blog.

More Operation Write Home cards here...the Christmas deadline has passed. So, playing with winter. :)


Supplies used:

Unity - Cosmo Cricket, Mitten Weather Flourishes - love this set!!
Basic Grey - I think it's Boxer
Memento Ink
Sakura Glaze pen
Stickles - Star Dust
random cardstock

This one is this week's Unity Addict Challenge. My "recipe" came up...black and white, with a splash of another color, one layer, and ribbon. I didn't count the card base, and got a bit liberal with the use of splash...:) But I like it.


Supplies used:

Unity - Cosmo Cricket, Mitten Weather Flourishes
Memento ink
Georgia Pacific cardstock
Hobby Lobby ribbon
Stickles, Star Dust

Thanks for looking! :)

Monday, October 25, 2010

H{ippity} Hop Monday!

The happiest thing about Monday!! :) For a full list of participants, see the Ippity blog...

A couple of simply cards today - for Operation Write Home. The Christmas card deadline is this week, so my current box will go out today, regardless of what's in it! I'm hoping to hit close to full...


Supplies used:

Ippity - Kissmas & Mistletoe
DCWV Christmas stack
Copics
Georgia Pacific cardstock
random cream cardstock
Sakura glaze pens
random hotfix rhinestones
Hobby Lobby ribbon



Supplies used:


Ippity - Kissmas & Mistletoe
Georgia Pacific cardstockrandom blue cardstock
Sakura glaze pens
random hotfix rhinestones
Hobby Lobby ribbon

Thanks for looking! :) 

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Fabulous Friday - Friends with Flair!

I'm a bit early. :)

This one came from i {heart} papers' sketch challenge. It said - you must create me!


Supplies used:

Unity, Bevy of Butterflies
Tim Holtz dies - elegant flourishes, tattered florals
Tim Holtz paper
distress ink, tumbled glass, forest moss
Maya Road lace
random hotfix rhinestones

Thanks for looking! :)

Monday, October 18, 2010

H{ippity} Hop Monday!

Morning! Happy Monday! :)

Another Unity challenge card today. #14, a swing card....I had a tough time with this one. My paper trimmer isn't labeled with markings on the arm. After making a huge mess with an Xacto knife, I drew this out on the Gazelle. POOF! Success. :)



Supplies used:

Ippity - Because of You
Junkitz - Salsa
Prima flowers
Copics
random hotfix rhinestones, on the butterflies
random brad
random cardstock

Thanks for looking! :)

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Friends with Flair....

TGIF!!!!

Another creation from the Unity challenges...to use paint on a card.


I'm not sure that I'm thrilled with the layout, but I do love this technique!!! Stamped with Ranger gold dauber paint, and color added with Luminarte H20's.

Supplies used:

Unity, September kit of the month
Ippity, Regal Greetings
Basic Grey, Lily Kate
random cardstock
Ranger gold dauber
Luminarte H20

Thanks for looking! :)

Monday, October 11, 2010

H{ippity} Hop Monday! - Round TWO! :)

This is the card that the migraine kept me from doing last night. I dreamed this one....if dreaming about your stamps is a bad sign, don't cure me, please!!



This is for the Unity challenge, no patterned paper.

Supplies used:

Ippity, Faith Blooms
Bazzill ribbon
Copics
random cardstock
much distress ink, rusty hinge and warm honey

Thanks for looking! ;)

H{ippity} Hop Monday!

Happy Monday! It's a gorgeous fall day in Michigan....

A couple of quick cards this morning. The migraine from all get out kept me from the one I've got in my head...


This one is from the Unity WCMD challenge to make a small card - it's 3x3 square.

Supplies used:

Core'dinations pearl cardstock
Ippity - Just wanted to say, and Now and always
Copics


And this is the WCMD challenge to use a photo on a card. This is Roxie Roo Shih Tzu Fangface, when she was a baby...after a BAFF. Roxie is not a fan of baths. LOL! Since my cards are still going to OWH, this seemed to fit well!

Supplies used:

Ippity, Just wanted to say - I use this set SO MUCH! If you're going to get just ONE ippity, this is it!
Basic Grey, Obscure and Oh Baby Boy
random cardstock

Thanks for looking! :)

Friday, October 8, 2010

It's Friday - Friends with Flair!!

Woohoo! Happy Friday! Have a few cards to share with you today...


This one was a special request, for the birthday of a friend's mom.

Supplies used:

Unity, August 10 KOM
Unity background stamps, worn hearts and sheet music
Black Market Paper Society
Core'dinations pearl cardstock - white, cream, pink
Recollections flourishes
grungepaper
Tim Holtz alterations flower die
Nestabilities, label seventeen
Recollections rhinestone flourishes
random hotfix rhinestones
Copics
Distress ink, worn lipstick
Distress stickles, worn lipstick



Just a random fun card. :)

Supplies used:

Unity, August 10 KOM
Black Market Paper Society
random cardstock
random hotfix rhinestones


Unity, August 09 KOM
Bo Bunny, Beautiful Life
Stampin Up lace
random charm
EK Success border punch
Copics
random cardstock

Thanks for looking! :)

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

S&S Sketch Challenge #37

Still playing along with the Unity challenges...and this S&S sketch leaped out at me for inspiration!


Supplies used:

Unity, Hodgepodge of Happiness
Basic Grey, Figgy Pudding
random cardstock
Copics
gold stickles
random hotfix rhinestones

Thanks for looking! :)

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

All Things Unity - Kid Card!

This was one that I was ascared of. But it turned out to be fun...

Unity's WMCD challenge #2 - a shaker card. I was totally stuck, til I remembered the All Things Unity kid themed card challenge.


Supplies used:

Unity....not sure which kit!
Junkitz, Salsa
random cardstock
Copics

Thanks for looking! :)

Monday, October 4, 2010

H{ippity} Hop Monday!

Happy....Monday? :) Ippity is happy, even if Monday isn't!

Did you see the Unity WCMD challenge list? EEP! And how about that prize - kit of the month for a year????

So, yes, I'm working on working thru the challenges....this one is #15, bling it up. I actually did two versions, 'cause I couldn't decide which one I liked best.


Supplies used:

Ippity, Now and Always
random cardstock
Basic Grey, unknown collection
random hotfix rhinestones
Core'dinations pearl cardstock, white and red


Supplies used:

Ippity, Now and Always
Unity, Jan 10 KOM
random cardstock
Basic Grey, unknown collection
random hotfix rhinestones
Core'dinations pearl cardstock, white

Loooove that pearl cardstock! Note to self - collect more colors!

Thanks for looking! :)

Friday, October 1, 2010

Yay! It's Friday - Friends with Flair!

My favorite thing about Fridays - the Unity Friends with Flair blog hop!

These came from the grand inspiration of tossing around scraps. :) Once again, they're off to Operation Write Home. My box is almost full!



Supplies used:

Unity, June kit of the month
Scenic Route, Metropolis
Random cardstock
Copics




Supplies used:

Unity, June kit of the month, September kit of the month
Cosmo Cricket, I think it's Wanted
Random cardstock
random charm
Ranger Enamel Accents

Thanks for looking! :)