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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

SCRAPY LAND CHALLENGE #92

Hello My Crafty Friends,
I want to let you know that a new challenge starts today at Scrapy Land
The theme is 'Anything Goes' using any brand of die that Scrapy Land sells.
 
...Here's what I made for this challenge...
 ...For This Card...
Twisted the lace ribbon while weaving it in and out around the doily die cut.
 Put foam mounting tape on the back of the doily die cut.
..Used This Die...
Darice Embossing Essentials Dies 'Doily'
 
...Other Products Used...
Marco Raffine Colored Pencils
Darice Embossing Folder 'Damask'
We R Memory Keepers Stamping Tool
Hot Off The Press 'Mystic Garden' Stamp Set 
Memento Dew Drop Ink Pad 'Rich Cocoa'
Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad 'Tea Dye'
Lace Ribbon
Bow Maker Tool
Scotch Foam Mounting Tape
Beacon Gem-Tac Glue
Plus Tape Runner
Green/Brown/Ivory Cardstock
 
I hope you like my card and it gives you some inspiration.
There's a great prize to be won, so hope you come join us in the fun!

Have a great day! Thank you for visiting.
 Happy Crafty Hugs,  
Sherry xx

Monday, June 18, 2018

THE PAPER NEST DOLLS INSPIRATION

Hello There Crafty Friends,
I would like to share a DT inspirational card I made with you all for
 
I love the beautiful Avery with Dreamcatcher...
and really enjoyed creating this card with her.
...Products Used...
Marco Raffine Colored Pencils
KaiserCraft 6.5" Paper Pad 'Say Aloha'
Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad 'Tea Dye'
Lawn Fawn Ink Cubes: Peacock/Wild Rose/Doe
Wink Of Stella Glitter Brush 'Clear' 
Unbranded Dreamcatcher and Feather Dies
Unbranded Butterfly Die
Flatback Pearls
 Scotch Foam Mounting Tape
Ad-tech Crafter's Precision Glue
Plus Tape Runner
Orange/Green/White Cardstock
 
I hope you like my card and it gives you some inspiration.

If you're looking for some more inspiration come visit...
 There are many more wonderful images to chose from at...
  You are also invited to join the...  
 
Thank you for visiting.
Happy Crafty Hugs,
Sherry xx

Friday, June 15, 2018

THE CREATIVE CRAFTERS CHALLENGE #5

Hi There Crafty Friends,
I want to let you all know that a new challenge is starting today at... 
 The Creative Crafters
 Our theme is 'Anything Goes'

I love this beautiful image and have been wanting to make a card with her. 
 ...For This Card - Step By Step...
White cardstock for the card base.
Cut a piece of purple cardstock to fit the center of the card. 
Went around the card and purple cardstock with distress ink.
Embossed a piece of ivory cardstock and went over it with distress ink.
Cut the image out with a frame die, then went over it with distress ink.
Taped the purple cardstock to the center of the card, then the embossed cardstock.
Taped the image onto the card.
Cut a piece of lace tape to go across the card, went over it with distress ink.
Attached the lace tape across the card. 
Die cut two ivory pieces of greenery and went over them with the distress ink. 
Glued the greenery pieces onto the card.
I made my own larger rolled flowers and added distress ink on some of the petals.
Die cut two pink small flowers, then glued all flowers onto the card.
Cut pieces of string pearls and glued them coming from beneath the flowers.
Die cut a pink butterfly, then traced around it on ivory cardstock for behind it.
Used distress ink on the ivory butterfly after I fussy cut it out.
Glued both butterfly pieces onto the card and glued a string of pears on it. 
Then glued some flatback pearls onto the card.
...Products Used...
Digistamp 'Pretty Bride' By: Bugaboo Stamps
Marco Raffine Colored Pencils
Sizzix Vintaj BigKick Die Cut Machine 
Darice Embossing Folder ' Love Is Quote'
Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad 'Tea Dye'
Darice Lace Tape
String Pearls and Flatback Pearls
Unbranded Frame Die
Unbranded Butterfly Die and Greenery Die
Rolled Flowers - mine
Impression Obsession Dies - Spiral Flowers Small
Ad-tech Crafter's Precision Glue
Beacon Gem-Tac Glue
Plus Tape Runner
Pink/Purple/Ivory/White Cardstock

I hope you like my card and it gives you some inspiration.
The challenge runs from June 15th to July 8th. 
Come on and join us in the fun!

Thank you for visiting!
Happy Crafty Hugs,
Sherry xx

Thursday, June 14, 2018

STAMPRINTS DT

Hello My Crafty Friends,
I want to share a card with you all that I made for inspiration as a 
DT member of Stamprints.

I love this beautiful image of 'Mother & Child'.
I even added the butterfly charm my granddaughter gave me. 
I know that will mean a lot to her. :)
...For This Card - Step By Step... 
  White cardstock for the card base.
Used a piece of brown cardstock for the center of the card.
Cut a piece of green/orange cardstock with a frame die, used the paper crimper on them. 
Cut the image out with a frame die then went around it with distress ink.
Cut the sentiment out then went around it with distress ink.
Went around the card and brown cardstock with distress ink.
Went over the green and orange die cuts with distress ink.
Taped the green and orange die cuts to the brown cardstock.
Cut two pieces of paper string and glued them across the papers, ends in back. 
Then taped the papers to the card.
Attached foam mounting tape to the back of the image and added it to the card.
I tied a loop with the paper string to make like an extra chain link for the butterfly,
then made the bow and glued it on over the top string.
Used a pencil to make the top corner of the orange paper curl over, glued it onto the image.
Used a pencil to make the sentiment curl in the center and on the sides.
Added tape to the back of each side and attached it to the card.
Then glued the flatback pearls on the sentiment and curled paper.
...Products Used...
Digistamp 'Mother & Child' By: Stamprints
Marco Raffine Colored Pencils
Fiskars Paper Crimper
Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad 'Tea Dye' 
Tim Holtz idea-ology Paper String
Butterfly Charm - from my beautiful granddaughter 
Unbranded Frame Dies
Flatback Pearls
Scotch Foam Mounting Tape
Plus Tape Runner 
Ad-tech Crafter's Precision Glue
Beacon Gem-Tac Glue
Brown/Light Green/Orange/White Cardstock

I hope you like my card and it gives you some inspiration.

Have a great day and thank you for visiting.
 Happy Crafty Hugs,  
Sherry x

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

SCRAPY LAND CHALLENGE #91

Hello My Crafty Friends,
I want to let you know that a new challenge starts today at Scrapy Land
The theme is 'Anything Goes' using any brand of die that Scrapy Land sells.

...Here's what I made for this challenge...
I love flowers and think bees are okay, as long as they stay away, lol.
I much prefer pictures of bees, especially being I am allergic.
I had fun making this card and love to play around with distress inks. :)
...For This Card - Step By Step... 
White cardstock for the card base.
 Cut a piece of green cardstock to fit the front of the card, taped it on.
Cut a piece of yellow cardstock, then embossed it.
Using my finger and a distress ink pad, I rubbed ink onto the bees.
Then taped it onto the card, slightly slanted left.
Cut out the flower part of the die in two different colors, then cut out the stem.
Used the distress ink pad on the yellow flower and part of the green stem.
Rotated the brown flower, then taped the yellow flower and stem onto it.
Then taped the flower onto the card.
 ...Used These Dies...
Darice Embossing Essentials Dies 'Bee, Honeycomb, Flower' 
 
 ...Other Products Used...
Darice Embossing Folder 'Bees Buzzing'
Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad 'Tea Dye' 
Plus Tape Runner
Yellow/Green/White Cardstock
 
I hope you like my card and it gives you some inspiration.
There's great prizes to be won, so hope you come join us in the fun!
 
Have a great day and thank you for visiting.
 Happy Crafty Hugs,  
Sherry x

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

LETS CRAFT & CREATE CHALLENGE #138

Hello There Crafty Friends,
I want to let you all know there's a new challenge starting today at...
LET'S CRAFT AND CREATE 
...The theme for this challenge is...
Anything Goes with the Option of...PUNCH IT!
(Use any of your favorite punch/es)

I really enjoyed creating this card with this beautiful image and punch.
 ...For This Card - Step By Step...
Purple cardstock for the card base.
Cut a piece of the same purple cardstock and embossed it.
Used the punch on a piece of white cardstock and made a border with it.
Cut the image out with a frame die.
Went over the image and purple embossed cardstock with distress ink.
Went around the punched border with distress ink.
Then went over the image, embossed paper and border with two different inks.
Taped the embossed cardstock onto the card, then the punched border. 
Taped the image onto the card.
Glued white stamens in the flowers, then glued them onto the card.
Glued the smaller flowers and some baby's breath onto the card.
Then glued flatback pearls onto the card.
...Products Used...
Marco Raffine Colored Pencils
LifeStyle Crafts Quickutz Embossing Folder 'Tea Party'
Martha Stewart Crafts Punch Deep Edger 'Floral Vine'
Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Ink Pad 'Tea Dye'
Hero Arts Shadow Ink Pad 'Soft Vanilla'
Memento Luxe Ink Pad 'Wedding Dress'
Tim Holtz Ink Blending Tool
Wilton Flower Stamens
Flowers and Baby's Breath
Small purple flowers - from a dear friend 
Ad-tech Crafter's Precision Glue
Beacon Gem-Tac Glue
Plus Tape Runner
Purple/White Cardstock

I hope you like my card and it gives you some inspiration.
There's a great prize to be won, so hope you come join us in the fun!

Have a great day! Thank you for visiting.
 Happy Crafty Hugs,  
Sherry xx

...Challenge Entered...
Delicious Doodles Challenges - Wedding
Classic Design Team Challenge #26 - Anything Goes
The Paper Shelter Challenge #341 - Flower Power
A Perfect Time To Craft Open Challenge #06 - Anything Goes
Crop Stop June Link Party #40 - Anything Goes
Lemon Shortbread Challenge #69 - Anything Goes

Sunday, June 3, 2018

THE PAPER NEST DOLLS NEW RELEASE

Hello There My Crafty Friends,
I have some exciting news I want to share! 
I am now a Design Team Member for The Paper Nest Dolls!

It's time for a new challenge and the theme is...
Anything Goes

I used the beautiful 'Avery With Summer Drink' new release for my card.
She is enjoying her Summer vacation at the beach. :)
...Products Used...
Marco Raffine Colored Pencils
KaiserCraft 6.5" Paper Pad 'High Tide'
Unbranded Frame Die
Twine
Flowers
Plus Tape Runner
Beacon Gem-Tac Glue
Brown/White Cardstock

I hope you like my card and it gives you some inspiration.

If you're looking for some more inspiration come visit...
 There are many more wonderful images to chose from at...
  You are also invited to join the...  
 
Thank you for visiting.
Happy Crafty Hugs,
Sherry xx

...Challenge Entered...
The Paper Shelter Challenge #341 - Flower Power
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - Use Patterned Papers
World Wide Open Design Team Challenge #05 - Anything Goes
Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends CHALLENGE #83 - Anything Goes