Sunday, December 31, 2017

Happy Birthday To You Card


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

Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02, R20, R30- skin, E21, E23, E25, E27, E29- hair, R32, R35, R37- dress and flower, (Y11, Y13, Y15, Y17- yellow, R30, R32, R35, R37, R39- red, B0000, B000, B01, B02, B05- blue)- balloons, BV0000, BV000, G0000, G000, G00, G02, R000, R00, R01, R02- background.

Gelly Roll Pens used are Gold, Blue, Red Metallic- strings, Green, Red, Blue, Gold, Purple Metallic- confetti.

The pearls are by Bo Bunny.

The papers are by Recollections- red, blue, Georgia Pacific- white, Pixel Scrapper- blue/white diamond digital paper- https://www.pixelscrapper.com/, Decosse's Dynamite Doodles- digital balloon paper- http://decossesdynamitedoodles.blogspot.com/p/blog-page_26.html.

The card is 5" x 6 1/2"

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz Festive Friday Challenge Party Time-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a happy day! Edwina

Beautiful Fragrant Blossoms Card


Hello, Today I am using a digi and sentiments from Create with TLC called "Floral Fantasy." You can find it here https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage.

I did a pyramid style card. with the layers. Then I wrapped a gold thread bakers twine around the bottom making cross overs as I did it. I popped up the sentiments then added the resin flowers, tiny gems and mulberry leaves. 

The bakers twine is by Recollections.

The flowers and leaves are from Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/

The gems are by Recollections.

The papers are by Recollections- green, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 6 1/2" x 4 1/2".

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz Paper a la mode Challenge Anything Goes-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a happy day! Edwina

Ring In The New Year Card


Hello, Today I am using a digi by Create with TLC. You can find it here https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage.

Copics used are are E11, E13, E15, E17, E18, Y11, Y21, Y23, Y26, Y28, C1, C3, C5, C7- bells, B12, B14, B16, B18- ribbon.

The glitter gems are by Gina Marie.

The die cut was made using a Spellbinders die called Scalloped Labels One.

The bakers twine is by Recollections.

The papers are by Recollections- blue, DCWV- gold shimmer, Copper Metallic, silver shimmer, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 5" x 6".

I am entering my card in:

The Outlawz Festive Friday Happy New Years Challenge-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a Happy and Safe New Year! Edwina

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Season's Greetings Card


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

The die cut was made using a Spellbinders die called Resplendent Rectangles.

The black gem flourish is by Recollections.

The Glitter Ribbon is by American Crafts.

The flower was made using Bazzill Basics Flower Pot flowers. I layered and curled the petals in different directions. Then I added a black pearl by Queen & Co to the center.

The embossing was done using embossing folders by Cuttlebug called Holly Ribbons and Darice called Dots Background.

The papers are by Recollections - black, Georgia Pacific- white.

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

Thanks for dropping by Have a wonderful day! Edwina

Friday, December 29, 2017

JOY Card


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

The die cut was made using a Spellbinders die called Resplendent Rectangles.

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

The black pearls are by Queen & Co.

The embossing was done using an embossing folder by Darice called Holly.

The papers are by Recollections - black, Georgia Pacific- white.

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

Thanks for dropping by Have a wonderful day! Edwina

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Christmas Card For Pop


Hello, Today I am using a Digi Stamps 4 Joy digi called "Tree Frame." You can find it here 

Copics used are W00, W1, W3, W5- tree, B60, B63, B66- sky, BV0000, BV000, V20- snow.

Iridescent glitter by Recollections was used on the snow.

Snow Flocking by Recollections was used on the tree for snow.

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

The snowflakes were made using various dies and gems by Bo Bunny.

The papers are by Recollections- dark blue, Georgia Pacific- white, Create with TLC- digital paper- snow on blue- http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc.

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

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz Twisted Thursday Challenge- Anything Goes


Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina

Father Christmas Card


Hello, Today I am using a digi and digital paper by Create with TLC. You can find it here  https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage.

For this card I printed off the image 3 times. I save one image as is. The second one I cut down 1/2" on all 4 sides. The 3rd one I cut down by 1" on all 4 sides. I then layered the images onto gold card stock that was slightly bigger than the image. Once all pieces were matted. I layered the pieces together making sure the design of the image lined up correctly. Then I placed this onto the Santa post card paper.

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

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz Twisted Thursday Challenge- Anything Goes

Thanks for dropping by. Have a happy day! Edwina

Gingerbread Double Gate-fold Card



Photo above is the card opened up.

Photo below is a close up of my verse inside the card.



The photo above shows the card standing.

The photo below shows the card folded up to mail.


Hello, Today I am using a digi and sentiment by Create with TLC. You can find them here  https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage.

Copics used are E30, E31, E33, E37- ginger, R32, R35, R37- button, E50, E51, E53- whipped Cream, E44- cocoa, BV0000, BV000, V22- doily, BG000, BG01, BG05, BG07, BG09, Y11, Y23, Y26, Y28- cup and saucer.

The ribbon in the doliy was colored with Gold Metallic Gelly Roll Pen.

The sentiment on the front is by Create with TLC.  https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage

The resin gingers, and candy are by Doodlebug called Sugarplums Shapes Sprinkles.

The inside verse is my own wrote for this image. Please do not copy or use without my permission.

The papers are by Recollections- white for card base, Georgia Pacific- for printing onto, Create with TLC- digital snow papers- https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage.

The card is 12" x 5 1/2".

I am entering my card in:

The Outlawz Saturday Paper a la mode Challenge Gate-fold Cards-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina

Santa Claus Card


Hello, Today i am using a digi by Create with TLC. You can find it here https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage

Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02, R20, R30- skin, R22, R24- lips, W00, W1- beard, BV0000, BV000, R32, R35, R37, R39- outfit, Y11, Y21, Y23, Y26, Y28- banner.

Gelly Roll Pens used for the frame are Yellow Stardust, Green Stardust, Red Stardust.

The sentiment is by Create with TLC.  https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage

The papers are by Recollections- red, green, Georgia Pacific- white, Create with TLC- sled and tree digital papers-  https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage

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

I am entering my card in:

The Outlawz Festive Friday challenge Santa Claus-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina

Christmas Carol Card



Copics used are E000, E00, E01, R20, R30- skin, R22, R24- mouth, B32, B34, B37, B39- books, W1, W3, W5, W7, W10- shoes, BV0000, BV000- socks and robe, (G03, G05, G07, YG41- green, R32, R35, R37, R39-red)- bowties and skirts, E37, E95, E97, E99- red hair, YG20, YG21, YG24, YG30- blond hair.

The embossing was done using embossing folders by Cuttlebug- Candy Cane Stripe, The Paper Studio- Holly.

The sentiment is by Create with TLC- https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage

The gems are by Bo Bunny.

The foil tape used around the sentiment is by Horizon Group.

The ribbon was given to me by a friend.

The papers are by Recollections- red, green, Georgia Pacific- white. 

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

I am entering my card in:

The Outlawz Festive Friday Challenge Christmas carols-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Guest Designer For The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge 12/27/2017

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.

Here is the sketch for this week.


The sponsor this week is Digi Stamps 4 Joy. You can find the store here http://www.digistamps4joy.co.za/eshop/.


 I made a card to share with you.


The digi by Digi Stamps 4 Joy that I used is called "My Little Tree". You can find it here 


Copics used are E000, E00, E01, R20, R30- skin, E25- hair, W5, W7, W10- shoes and gloves, BV0000, BV000, R32, R35, R37, R39- outfit, Y11, Y23, Y26, Y28- star, E41, E43, E44, YG93, YG95, YG97- tree, BV0000, BV000, V22- snow.

Iridescent glitter by Recollections was added to the snow.

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

The pine and pine cones were made using a Stampin Up die set called Pretty Pines Thinlits Dies.

The doily came from Target.

The papers are by Recollections- greens, brown, kraft paper,, Georgia Pacific- white, Imagine That! digital green glitter paper- https://www.imaginethatdigistamp.com/store/c1/Featured_Products.html, Create with TLC- digital tree paper- http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc.

The card is 5 3/4" x 5 3/4".

Thanks for dropping by. Be sure to stop by The Outlawz Challenges and join in. There are 7 daily week long challenges and one month long Progressive Freebie Challenge. You can find them 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/Holidays Challenge #143-

Have a wonderful Holiday Season! Edwina

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Shabby Chic Noel Card


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

The die cut for the image was made using a Spellbinders die called Resplendent Rectangles.

The pine cones and pine are made using Stampin Up dies called Pretty Pines Thinlits Dies (141851).

The pink crystals are by Prima.

The pink rose is by Recollections.

The tiny doily I cut from a larger doily. 

The white scallop trim is from Recollections.

The papers are by Bazzill- dusty rose, Georgia Pacific- white, Create with TLC- bells and Holly digital papers- http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc

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

I am entering my card in:

The 12 Months of Christmas Challenge #36-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina


Sunday, December 24, 2017

Gingerbread House Display Scrapbook Pages 3 & 4



Copics used are RV00, R20, R30, E30, E31, E33, E37- gingerbread boy.

Red Moonlight Gelly Roll Pen was used for the mouth.

Colored digis house, candy canes, and ginger face label all have Viva Decor Pearl Paints and Liquid Pearls White Opal paint on them. 

The houses and candy canes have Clear Glaze Gelly Roll Pen used for the frosting.

The papers are by Recollections- red, Bazzill-green, Georgia Pacific- white, Create with TLC- gingerbread boy, m&m, and lollypop digital papers- https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage?ref=offsite_badges&utm_source=sellers&utm_medium=badges&utm_campaign=en_isell_1.

Both Scrapbook pages are 12" x 12".

Thanks for dropping by. Have a Very Merry Christmas! Edwina





Saturday, December 23, 2017

Gingerbread House Display Scrapbook Pages

Hello, Today I am sharing 2 of my 4 Gingerbread House Display Scrapbook Pages with you. My family and I went to Peddlers Village in Pennsylvania, USA. They had their display up in the gazebo. I was delighted as I love Gingerbread of all shapes and sizes. No matter the age or talent of the creator. 


I used digital papers, digis both outline and colored, and sentiments by Create with TLC. You can find them here https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage?ref=offsite_badges&utm_source=sellers&utm_medium=badges&utm_campaign=en_isell_1.



Closeup of my verse and the digi.

Copics used on the top page peeking ginger- R20, R30, Rv00- cheeks, E30, E31, E33, E37- ginger, B000, B01, B04- background. The second page digi of the ginger in the cup I used Copics E31, E33, E37, R35, R37, R39- gingerbread boy, E50, E51, E53- whipped cream, E44- cocoa, B0000, B000, B01, B02, B05, Y11, Y21, Y23, Y26, Y28- cup and saucer, G0000, G000, G00, G02- Doily.

Red Stardust Gelly roll Pen was used for the ribbon on the doily.

The titles and the verse are my own.

Colored digis house, candy canes, and ginger face label all have Viva Decor Pearl Paints and Liquid Pearls White Opal paint on them. 

The houses and candy canes have Clear Glaze Gelly Roll Pen used for the frosting.

The papers are by Recollections- red, blue, Bazzill-green, Georgia Pacific- white, Create with TLC- gingerbread boy, both peppermint digital papers- https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage?ref=offsite_badges&utm_source=sellers&utm_medium=badges&utm_campaign=en_isell_1.

Both Scrapbook pages are 12" x 12".

Thanks for dropping by. Have a Very Merry Christmas! Edwina




C is for Christmas


Hello, Today I am using digital sentiment and paper by Create with TLC. You can find them here https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage?ref=offsite_badges&utm_source=sellers&utm_medium=badges&utm_campaign=en_isell_1.

I borrowed this idea from Angela Hoynes of Crafting With Jack. http://craftingwithjack.blogspot.ca/2017/11/christmas-rocking-horse.html She has a template you can print off. Thank you Angela.

The silver leaves are from a floral pick.

The flower is by Prima.

The snowflakes were made using Martha Stewart punches.

The tiny gems are by Recollections.

The ribbon was given to me by a friend. 

The rocking horse is 4" x 3 1/2" 

It is double sized so it can sit anywhere in the room. I made both sides the same.

I am entering my card in:

The Outlawz Festive Friday Challenge Christmas Day-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina


Have a Ginger Good Holiday Card



Copics used are E30, E31, E33, E37, R35, R37, R39- gingerbread boy, BV0000, BV000, V22, G000, G02, G03, G07- doily, R32, R35, R37, R39, R59- cup and saucer, E50, E51, E53- whipped cream, E44- cocoa.

The iridescent trim is by Recollections.

The burlap flower is from Hobby Lobby. I added a resin flower to the center by Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/

The silver leaves are from a floral pick.

The tiny gems are by Want 2 Scrap.

The papers are by Recollections- red, Georgia Pacific- white, Create with TLC- gingerbread and m&m digital papers- https://www.etsy.com/shop/TlcCreatesVintage?ref=offsite_badges&utm_source=sellers&utm_medium=badges&utm_campaign=en_isell_1.

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

I am entering my card in:

The Outlawz Tuesday Color Challenge- use red, white brow and flowers-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Merry Christmas Card


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

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

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

The gems are by Recollections.

The papers are by Recollections - black, Georgia Pacific- white, Create with TLC- digital holly and tree papers- http://icraftgifts.com/digital-creations-with-tlc.

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

I am entering my card in:

The Outlawz Twisted Thursday Challenge Tree Ornament-

Ike's World Challenges Victorian Christmas-

Thanks for dropping by Have a wonderful day! Edwina


Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Using a Tag For Christmas



Hello, Today I am using a digi by Digi Stamps 4 Joy called "Christmas Tags." You can find them here http://digistamps4joy.co.za/eshop/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=1&products_id=1403.

Copics used are R32, R35, R37, R39- present, G00, G03, G07- ribbon, E41, E43, E44- tree trunk, YG91, YG93, YG95, YG97, YG99- pine branches,, Y11, Y23, Y26, Y28- star.

The lace, iridescent twine, blue ribbon, and snowflake charm are by Really Reasonable Ribbon. https://www.reasonableribbon.com/

The red ribbon was given to me by a friend.

Gelly Roll Pens used on the snowflakes are Sky Stardust, ornaments- Blue Metallic, Gold Metallic, Red Stardust, Green Stardust, Silver Metallic, and the starlight- Yellow Stardust.

The gems are by Bo Bunny.

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

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2" and tag is 2 3/8" x 37/8". The tag with tree is 41/4" x 2 5/8"

I am entering my card in:

DS4J- Facebook Fan Challenge for December- 

The 12 Months of Christmas Challenge #36-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina


Ornaments Upon The Tree Card


Hello, Today I am using a digi by Sandra VanBlaricum called "Babble"  You can find it by joining the Outlawz Progressive freebie Challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/freebie-progressive-challenge/forum/topics/progressive-freebie-challenge-december-2017.

Copics used are YG41, G03, G05, G07- greens, RV06, RV09, RV66, RV69- pinks, C00, C1, C3, C5- silver/gray, Y11, Y21, Y23, Y26, Y28- gold, B21, B23, B26, B28- blue, R22, R24, R29, R59- reds.

Gelly Roll Pens used on the ornaments are Green Stardust, Yellow Stardust, and Silver Stardust.

The gems are by Recollections- red and frosted. I followed the pierced lines for placing the gems. I wanted them to appear as Christmas Lights.

The pine bough die cut is by Gina Marie.

The papers are by Recollections- two shades of green, white-Georgia Pacific. 

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

I am entering my card in:

The Outlawz Progressive Freebie Challenge-

The 12 Months of Christmas Challenge #36-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina


Oh Hear The Angel Voices... 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 E000, E00, E01, R20, R30- skin, E37, E95, E97, E99- hair, BV0000,  BV000, V22- dress and wings, Y0000, Y000, Y00, Y02- halo, E50, E51, G000, G00, G02, G03, G05, G07- book.

Clear Stardust Gelly Roll Pen was used on the halo and the edges of the sentiment.

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

The 2 tiny doves are cut out using a die by iostamps called DIE154-A.

The lace is some from my stash. The ric rac is by Recollections.

The papers are by white-Georgia Pacific, Create with TLC- digital poinsettia/snow 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 Christmas Angel-

The 12 Months of Christmas Challenge #36-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina


North Pole Card


Hello, Today I am using a digi by Scribbles Designs called "152 North Pole." You can find it here http://buyscribblesdesigns.blogspot.com/2017/12/f-152-north-pole-free.html.

Copics used are R22, R29, R35, R59, BV0000, BV000, C00, C1, C3, C5, Y11, Y23, Y26, Y28- pole, E50, E51, E53- sign, BV0000, BV000, V22- snow, B60, B63, B66, B69- sky.

The die cut was made using a Gina Marie die Double stitched Round About die.

I popped up the image oval onto the background. Then added snowflakes and gems as snow.

The gems are by Recollections.

The snowflakes were made using Martha Stewart and Recollections dies.

The white card stock is by Georgia Pacific.

The card is 4 3/4" x 5".

I am entering my card in:

Scribbles designs challenge Welcome to the North Pole-

The Outlawz Festive Friday Challenge North Pole-

The 12 Months of Christmas Challenge #36-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina

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 #32, R35, R37, R39, R59, Y11, Y13, Y17.

Gelly Roll pens used to highlight dots for berries- red stardust, and Yellow Moonlight- poinsettia center on the embossed background. 

The embossing was done using a Sizzix embossing folder called 662433 Poinsettias.

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

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

The papers are by Recollections- red, green, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 5 3/4" x 4 1/2".

I am entering my card in:

The Outlawz Twisted Thursday Poinsettias Challenge-

The 12 Months of Christmas Challenge #36-

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day! Edwina

Guest Designer For The Outlawz Wednesday Sketch Challenge 12/20/2017

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.

Here is the sketch for this week.


The sponsor this week is Digi Stamps 4 Joy. You can find the store here http://www.digistamps4joy.co.za/eshop/.


 I made a card to share with you.


The digi by Digi Stamps 4 Joy that I used is called "Christmas Robin". You can find it here 

Copics used are E11, E13, E15, E17, E21, E23, E25, E27, E29, E41, E43, E44, E81, W1, W3, W5- robin, R32, R35, R37- berries, YG03, YG93, YG95, YG97- holly, E41, E43, E44- branch.

Clear Stardust Gelly Roll pen was used around the ornament edge where the robin is at.

The ornaments were made using a Spellbinders die called 2010 Heirloom Ornament. I then embossed the small ornaments with a Cuttlebug embossing folder called Swiss Dots. Using Copics Y26, and R35 I colored the dots. Then I inked the edges with red ink by Studio g. For the large ornament I drew in the design or the ornament then colored it with Copics R32, R35, R37, R39- reds, and Y11, Y21, Y23, Y26, Y28- gold. The ornaments are popped up using Scotch 3M Foam tape for the small ornaments and Foam squares by Scrapbook Adhesives which are slightly higher.

The ric rac and ribbon are by Really Reasonable Ribbon. 


The papers are by Recollections- red, DCWV- Gold, Georgia Pacific- white, Papercraft Inspirations- robin digital paper- http://www.papercraftinspirationsmagazine.co.uk/.

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

Thanks for dropping by. Be sure to stop by The Outlawz Challenges and join in. There are 7 daily week long challenges and one month long Progressive Freebie Challenge. You can find them 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:

The 12 Months Of Christmas Challenge #36-

2 Crafty Critter Crazies Challenge # 9-

Have a wonderful Holiday Season! Edwina