Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Guest Designer for The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge 10/18/2017

Hello, Today I am a guest designer for The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge. You can find the challenge here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch.

This is the sketch for this week.



Our sponsor this month is Digi Stamps 4 Joy. You can find their store here http://www.digistamps4joy.co.za/eshop/.



I am using "mp254 The O Look" by Digi Stamps 4 Joy. You can find it here http://digistamps4joy.co.za/eshop/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=2&products_id=905

Copics used are E11, E51, E53, E55, E57, E59, W3, W5, W7, W10- bird, E31, E33, E37, E49- eyes, B21, B52, B91, C00- sky

Balloons were cut by hand.

Blue Metallic Gelly Roll pen was used to make the balloon strings.

The sentiment is by Create with TLC. http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc

The papers are by Recollections- blue, tan, brown, Georgia Pacific- white, Pixel Scrapper- wood-grain brown-  https://www.pixelscrapper.com/.

The card is 5" x 6 1/2".

Thanks for dropping by. Be sure to stop by The Outlawz and check out the challenges. There are 7 daily week long challenges and one month long progressive freebie challenge. You can find The Outlawz challenges here  http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/.

You can find the Wednesday Sketch Challenge here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch.

I am entering my card in:

DS4J Anything Goes/Happy Birthday Challenge-

Have a wonderful day! Edwina


Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Trick or Treat Card


Hello, Today I am using a colored digi and sentiment by Create with TLC. You can find it here http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc.

I printed the image off 3 times. I then cut out the cat and pumpkin one, then the 2 pumpkins on one. The one I cut out with a circle die cut and inked the edges with orange ink.
Once I had all my pieces cut out. I used foam tape to layer the cat and small pumpkin so I had 3 layers.
Then I adhered the two left over large pumpkins so they behind the circle. 

The circle die cut was made using a Spellbinders die called Classic Circles Large.

The gems are by Recollections. They were clear and I colored them with Copics YR27.

The papers are by Recollections- olive, black, Georgia Pacific- white, Create with TLC- digital plaid paper- http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

I am entering my card in:

The Outlawz Festive Friday Challenge  Card with Pumpkins-

2 Crafty Critter Crazies Challenge #7-

Show Your Pussies Cats Challenge # 23-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina

Autumn Mini Album Cover


Hello, Today I am using a digi by Create with TLC. You can find it here http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc.

Copics used are C00, C1, C3, C5, C7, R20, R30, RV00, R24, E31, E33, E37, E49- squirrel, YG95- stem, Y11, Y17, YR21, YR24, E41, E43, E44- flower, YR04, YR09, YR12- cape.

The die cut was made using a Stampin Up Framelits die Labels Collection (125598).

The sunflower button is by Dress It Up.

The Raffia is from Hobby Lobby.

The papers are by Recollections- olive, Georgia Pacific- white, Create with TLC digital papers-= prints- http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc.

The mini album is 4" x 6".

I am entering my album in:

The Outlawz Festive Friday Challenge Fall Colors-

2 Crafty Critter Crazies Challenge  #7-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a happy day! Edwina

Monday, October 16, 2017

Happy Holidays Card


Hello, Today I am using a digi by Create with TLC. You can find it here http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc.

Copics used are Y11, Y23, Y26, Y28, G03, G05, G07, YG41, R32, R35, R37, R39- ornaments, Y0000, Y000, Y00- light around flames, Y11, Y23, Y15, Y17- flames, YG95- pine, BG72- berries, R30, R32, R35, R27, R39- candles.

Gelly Roll pens used are Silver Metallic, Red Stardust, Green Stardust- ornaments.

The red pearls are by Jot.

The flowers and leaves are by Wild Orchid Crafts.

The lace, ric rac, and green ribbon are by Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/

The glitter ribbon is from Michael's.

The sentiment is by Decosse's Dynamite Doodles. http://decossesdynamitedoodles.blogspot.com/p/blog-page_26.html

The papers are by Recollections- red, green, Georgia Pacific- white, Decosse's Dynamite Doodles- holly paper and evergreen swag paper- http://decossesdynamitedoodles.blogspot.com/p/blog-page_26.html.

The card is 5" x 6 1/2".

I am entering my card in:

The Outlawz Festive Friday Challenge Christmas Cards-

The 12 Months of Christmas Link Up-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina



Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Guest Designer for The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge 10/11/2017

Hello, Today I am a guest designer for The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge. You can find the challenge here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch.

This is the sketch for this week.



Our sponsor this month is Digi Stamps 4 Joy. You can find their store here http://www.digistamps4joy.co.za/eshop/.




I am using "mp068 Girl On Swing" by Digi Stamps 4 Joy. You can find it here http://digistamps4joy.co.za/eshop/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=8&products_id=190

Copics used are E000, E00, E01- skin, E21, E23, E25, E27- hair, BG000, BG01, BG05, BG07, YR01, YR02, YR04, YR09- outfit, B60- sky, E41, E43, E44- branch, YG03, Y11, YR02- leaves, W1, W3, W5- rope, E51, E53, E55, E57, E59- swing, YR20, YR21, YR24, YR27, YR30- frame.

Silver Metallic Gelly Roll pen was used for the washers on swing.

The green leaves ribbon is by Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/.

The border was made using a Martha Stewart border punch.

The leaves were made using different dies. Spellbinders die Leafy Squares- tiny oak leaves, Spellbinders D-Lite dies Leaves 2. I inked the leaves using different shades of red, chestnut, orange, peanut brittle, and lime.

The teal gems are by Bo Bunny.

The papers are by Recollections- blue, Georgia Pacific- white,  Create with TLC_ leaves and fall tree papers- http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc.

The card is 5" x 5 1/2".

Thanks for dropping by. Be sure to stop by The Outlawz and check out the challenges. There are 7 daily week long challenges and one month long progressive freebie challenge. You can find The Outlawz challenges here  http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/.

You can find the Wednesday Sketch Challenge here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch.

I am entering my card in:

DS4J Challenge Anything Goes-

Have a wonderful day! Edwina



Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Morgan's Artworld Inspiration Post 10/10/2017

Hello, Today is my Inspiration Post for Morgan's Artworld. You can find the Morgan's Artworld Challenge Blog here http://morgansartworld.blogspot.com.au/.
You can find the Morgan's Artworld Store here https://spaces.chec.io/7242.

I am using "Wedding Stamp" by Morgan's Artworld.


A Wedding Card.

Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02, R20, R30- skin, RV10, RV13, RV17- lips, E37, E95, E97, E99- hair, YG61, YG63, YG67- leaves, BV0000, V20, V22- dress, BV0000, BV000- flowers.

Gelly Roll Pens used for the jewelry are Blue and Gold Metallic, Clear Stardust was used on the flowers.

The resin roses are from Gone Artsy. They were pale peach. I painted them white.

The die cut was made using a Spellbinders die called Labels Twenty Five.

The embossing was done using a Darice Embossing folder called Dots Background.

The pearls are by Queen & Co.

The 2 glitter trims are by Recollections.

The ribbon is by Stampin Up called Whisper White Satin.

The pearl/rhinestone trim is from Pamela Joy's Art Friends Store- https://www.facebook.com/groups/505007846364184/.

The white card stock is by Georgia Pacific.

The card is 5" x 7".



Double Sided Decorative Tag.

Closeup of the front of the tag.


The back of the tag.


Closeup of my poem I wrote for this tag.


Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02, R20, R30- skin, RV10, RV13, RV17- lips, YR20, YR21, YR24, YR30- hair, YG61, YG63, YG67- leaves, V0000, V000, V01- dress, R22, B00, B02- flowers, B0000, B000, B01- bows.

Gelly Roll pens used are Red Gelly Roll- roses, Silver Metallic, Red Stardust, Sky Stardust- jewelry.

The embossing was done using a Cuttlebug embossing folder called  Geometric Rings.

The die cuts were made using a Spellbinders die called Resplendent Rectangles.

The white pearls in the corners are by Queen & Co.

The roses are by Wild Orchid Crafts.

The ribbon is Whisper White Satin by Stampin Up.

The tiny lace on the top is by Prima.

The floral dangle lace is from Pamela Joy's Art Friends Store. https://www.facebook.com/groups/505007846364184/.

The iridescent glitter netting came from Joann's.

The pearl trim came from Gone Artsy.

The paper is by Georgia Pacific- white.

The tag is 4 3/4" x 7" counting the lace dangles it is 14" long.

Thanks for dropping by. Be sure to stop by the Morgan's Artworld Challenge Blog and see my fellow DT sister's work. You can find the blog here http://morgansartworld.blogspot.com.au/.

You can find the Morgan's Artworld Store here https://spaces.chec.io/7242.

You can find the Morgan's Artworld Fan Page here https://www.facebook.com/groups/848616968526756/.

Have a wonderful day! Edwina


Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Guest Designer for The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge 10/04/2017

Hello, Today I am a guest designer for The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge. You can find the challenge here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch.

This is the sketch for this week.



Our sponsor this month is Digi Stamps 4 Joy. You can find their store here http://www.digistamps4joy.co.za/eshop/.



I am using "Baby Blocks" by Digi Stamps 4 Joy. You can find it here http://digistamps4joy.co.za/eshop/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=18&products_id=1321.

Copics used are BV0000, BV000- white blocks, Y00, Y02, Y04, Y08- yellow blocks, B21, B52, B91- Baby.

The sentiment is by Word Art World.

The buttons are by Favorite Findings.

The lace, ric rac, and ribbons are by Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/.

The yellow trim is by Recollections.

The papers are by Recollections- blue, Georgia Pacific- white,  Imagine That!- stripe and dot papers- http://www.imaginethatdigistamp.com/store/c1/Featured_Products.html.

The card is 5" x 6 1/2".

Thanks for dropping by. Be sure to stop by The Outlawz and check out the challenges. There are 7 daily week long challenges and one month long progressive freebie challenge. You can find The Outlawz challenges here  http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/.

You can find the Wednesday Sketch Challenge here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch.

Have a wonderful day! Edwina



Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Guest Designer For The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge 9/27/2017

Hello, Today I am a guest designer for The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge. You can find the challenge here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch.


Our Sponsor this month is Sami Stamps. The prize is $12 of digital stamps from the Etsy Store. You can find Sami's blog here http://samistamp.blogspot.com/.

Here is our sketch this for this week.



I made 2 cards to share with you.



I am using a Sami Stamps digi called "Poppies Bunch." You can find it here http://samistampsshop.blogspot.com/p/flowers-and-spring.html

Copics used are RV10, RV21, RV23, RV25, RV29- flowers, YG61, YG63, YG67- stems.

The The ribbon is by Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/

The pearls are by Recollections.

The die cut is by Rose Marie called Cross stitching Rectangles.

The papers are by Recollections- pink, and pink with swirls, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 5" x 5".


I am using a Sami Stamps digi called "Poppies Bunch." You can find it here http://samistampsshop.blogspot.com/p/flowers-and-spring.html.

Copics used are R32, R35, R37, R39- flowers, YG61, YG63, YG67- stems.

The The ribbons are by Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/

The die cut is by Rose Marie called Cross stitching Rectangles.

The wave crystal gems are by Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/
.
The papers are by Recollections- red, Georgia Pacific- white, Raspberry Road- red floral digital paper- http://www.raspberryroaddesigns.net/shoppe/.

The card is 5" x 5".

Thanks for dropping by. Be sure to stop by the Outlawz and join one of the challenges. There are 7 week long daily challenges and a monthly progressive freebie challenge. You can find The Outlawz here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/.

The Wednesday Sketch Challenge can be found here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch.

Have a wonderful day! Edwina



Saturday, September 23, 2017

Scribbles Designs Guest Designer 9/23/2017



Hello, Today I am a guest designer for Scribbles Designs.

 You can find The Scribbles Designs Challenge Blog here http://scribblesdesignschallenge.blogspot.com/.

You can find the Scribbles Designs Store here http://buyscribblesdesigns.blogspot.com/.

I have 3 cards to share with you today. The first one is a With Sympathy card and then two snowmen cards.




Copics used are BV0000, V20, V22, V25- rose, G40, G82, G94, G99- leaves and stem.

The die cuts were made using Spellbinders dies Resplendent Rectangles for the rose and Classic Ovals  Large for the sentiment. I inked the edges of the oval with purple ink.

The ribbon is by Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/

The papers are by Recollections- purple, lavender, Georgia Pacific- white, Far Far Hill- rose digital paper- http://farfarhill.blogspot.com/.

The card is 5" x 6 1/2".


Now on to a more cheerful subject.





Copics used are BV0000, BV000, R20, R30, YR01, YR02, YR04, YR09- snowman, B32, B34, B37, B39, R35, R37, R39- tie, B21, B32, B34, B37, B39- vest, B21, B32, B34, B37, B39, R35, R37, R39- top hat, Y11, Y23, Y26, Y28- buckle, R22, R29, R35- berries, YG61, YG63, YG67- holly.

The pearls for the buttons are by Bo Bunny.

The gems are by Jot.

The snowflake border was made using a Martha Stewart border punch called Aspen Snowflake. I used some of the tiny snowflakes left from punching out the border around the snowman.

The papers are by Recollections- red, navy, Georgia Pacific- white, Create with TLC- digital papers- snowflake and swirl prints- http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc.

The card is 5" x 6 1/2".

Thanks for dropping by. Be sure to stop by Scribbles Designs and see the wonderful inspiration by Scribbles Designs DT and my fellow GDT member. You can find the Scribbles Designs Challenge blog here http://scribblesdesignschallenge.blogspot.com/.
You can find the Scribbles Designs store here http://buyscribblesdesigns.blogspot.com/.

I am entering my snowman card in:

The Outlawz Festive Friday Christmas Challenge-

The 12 Months of Christmas Challenge #33-

Have a wonderful day! Edwina

Guest Designer for Scribbles Designs 9/23/2017



Hello, Today I am a guest designer for Scribbles Designs.

 You can find The Scribbles Designs Challenge Blog here http://scribblesdesignschallenge.blogspot.com/.

You can find the Scribbles Designs Store here http://buyscribblesdesigns.blogspot.com/.






Copics used are BV0000, BV000, R20, R30, YR01, YR02, YR04, YR09- snowman, YG41, G03, G05, G07, G28, R32, R35, R37, R39- hat and scarf.

The snowman card shape was cut out by hand.

I used iridescent glitter by Recollections on the snowflakes on the sentiment and on the snow I created for the snowman to be on.

The snow for the snowman was cut out by hand and done in 3 layers.

The die cut for the sentiment was made using a Spellbinders die called Classic Circles Large.

The papers are by Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 5 1/4" x 8 1/2".


Copics used are BV0000, BV000, R20, R30, YR01, YR02, YR04, YR09- snowman, YG00, YG01, YG03, YG05, YG07, BV00, BV01, BV02, BV04, BV08- hat, YG00, YG01, YG03, YG05, YG07- gloves, BV01, BV02, Bv04, BV08, YG00, YG03, YG05, YG07- scarf.

The glitter ribbon is by American Crafts.

The snowflake buttons are by Dress It Up. I added iridescent glitter to them by Recollections.

The die cut for the sentiment was made using a Spellbinders die called Scalloped Circles Large.

The papers are by Georgia Pacific- white, Imagine That! digital snowflake papers- http://www.imaginethatdigistamp.com/store/c1/Featured_Products.html.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

Thanks for dropping by. Be sure to stop by Scribbles Designs and see the wonderful inspiration by Scribbles Designs DT and my fellow GDT member. You can find the Scribbles Designs Challenge blog here http://scribblesdesignschallenge.blogspot.com/.
You can find the Scribbles Designs store here http://buyscribblesdesigns.blogspot.com/.

I am entering my card in:

The 12 Months of Christmas Challenge #33-

Have a wonderful day! Edwina

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Guest Designer For The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge 9/20/2017

Hello, Today I am a guest designer for The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge. You can find the challenge here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch.


Our Sponsor this month is Sami Stamps. The prize is $12 of digital stamps from the Etsy Store. You can find Sami's blog here http://samistamp.blogspot.com/.

Here is our sketch this for this week.



I made 2 cards to share with you.


I am using a Sami Stamps digi called "Miss Ribbons Chick." You can find it here http://samistampsshop.blogspot.com/p/new-release_9.html.

Copics used are E11, E13, E15, E17, E51, E53, E55, E57, Y13, Y17- bird, BG000, BG01, BG05, BG07, BG09- hat, R56, R81, R83, R85, R89- ribbon.

Gelly Roll Pens used are Brown Gelly- legs, Sky Stardust- flourish feathers on hat.

The The ribbon is by Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/

The die cuts are made using using Spellbinders dies Classic Circles Large and Picot Edge Circles.

The gem flourishes are by Recollections.

The flowers are by Recollections.  I removed the gems and added crystals by Prima.

The butterfly was made using a Stampin Up embosslits called Beautiful Wings. I layered 2 together added gems for the body.

The Crystals are by Prima.

The papers are by Recollections- plum, teal, blue, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 5" x 5".


I am using a Sami Stamps digi called "Bird On Branch." You can find it here http://samistampsshop.blogspot.com/p/birds-and-bugs.html.

Copics used are B000, B01, B02, B05, Y13, Y17, E11, E13, E15, E17- bird, E41, E43, E44- branch.

The pearl flourish is by Recollections.

The gems are by Recollections. They were clear. I colored them with Copics E15.

The butterfly was made using a Stampin Up embosslits called Beautiful Wings. I layered 2 together added gems for the body.

The flowers are by Prima.

The die cuts are made using using Spellbinders dies Classic Circles Large and Picot Edge Circles.

The papers are by Recollections- blue, teal, brown, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 5" x 5".

Thanks for dropping by. Be sure to stop by the Outlawz and join one of the challenges. There are 7 week long daily challenges and a monthly progressive freebie challenge. You can find The Outlawz here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/.

The Wednesday Sketch Challenge can be found here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch.

Have a wonderful day! Edwina

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Guest Designer for The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge 9/13/2017

Hello, Today I am a guest designer for The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge. You can find the challenge here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch.


Our Sponsor this month is Sami Stamps. The prize is $12 of digital stamps from the Etsy Store. You can find Sami's blog here http://samistamp.blogspot.com/.

Here is our sketch this for this week.


I made 2 cards. The first one is an Easel Card.


I am using a Sami Stamps digi called "Miss Ribbons Chick." You can find it here http://samistampsshop.blogspot.com/p/new-release_9.html.

Copics used are E11, E13, E15, E17, B000, B01, B02, B05,Y13, Y17- bird, YG40, YG61, YG63, YG67- hat, RV10, RV21, RV23, RV25, RV29- ribbon.

Gelly Roll Pens used are Brown Gelly- legs, Red Stardust- flourish feathers on hat.

The The ribbon is by Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/

The die cuts are made using using Spellbinders dies Classic Circles Large and Scalloped Circles.

The sentiment is by Create with TLC. http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc The die cut for the sentiment is made using a Spellbinders die called Grommet Tags.

The crystal gems are by Recollections.

The papers are by Recollections- pink, blue, Georgia Pacific- white, Pixel Scrapper- green with dots digital paper- https://www.pixelscrapper.com/.

The card is 6" x 6".


I am using a Sami Stamps digi called "Sweet Carrot Bunny." You can find it here http://samistampsshop.blogspot.com/p/new-release_9.html.

Copics used are W00, W1, W3, W5, RV00, R20, R30- bunny, YG00, YG03, YG93, YG95- carrot greens, YR01, YR02, YR04, YR09- carrot.

The The ribbon is by Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/

The die cuts are made using using Spellbinders dies Classic Circles Large and Scalloped Circles.

The papers are by Recollections- pumpkin, orange, lime, Bazzill- green, Georgia Pacific- white, Pixel Scrapper- daisy paper- https://www.pixelscrapper.com/, Create with TLC- carrot digital paper-http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc

The card is 5" x 5".

Thanks for dropping by. Be sure to stop by the Outlawz and join one of the challenges. There are 7 week long daily challenges and a monthly progressive freebie challenge. You can find The Outlawz here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/.

The Wednesday Sketch Challenge can be found here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/wednesday-sketch.

Have a wonderful day! Edwina