Monday, March 15, 2021

Cute Wobble Head Leprechaun

 


I made this for my neighbor who grew up in Ireland.  I cut out this cute wobble head
Leprechaun card with my Silhouette Cameo and a cut file I found at the Silhouette Designs Store.  

Challenges
As You Like It Challenge - Favorite Way To Cut Out Your Image
(My favorite way is to use my Silhouette Cameo)

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Cute Birthday Bear

 

This cute birthday bear card will be going out in the next box to the Brighter Birthday's Charity. 

I am entering my card in the following challenges:
Pammies Inky Pinkies Challenge #2110 - Anything Goes
Di's Digi Challenge - All About The B's - Bear, Birthday, Bows, Blue
Cute Card Thursday Challenge #676 - Anything Goes
Crafts Galore Encore Challenge #85 - Anything Goes
As You Like It Challenge - Favorite Reason/Occasion to send a card
(This is for the Brighter Birthdays Children's Charity - They give cards to children who live in poverty and never receive anything on their birthday.)

Sunday, February 28, 2021

Happy Easter

 

I colored this darling hedgehog image from Di's Digi Stamps with Copic markers.  Scanned it into my computer.  Printed the image and cut out all the pieces with a Sizzix Flip Its Die Set.  This is going out in the next box to the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.

I am entering my card in the following:
Di's Digi Stamps - Shaped Cards (No Squares)
Gem Of A Challenge # 5 - Anything Goes
Simon Says Wednesday - Anything Goes
As You Like It Challenge - Favorite Reason/Occasion to send a card
(I love to brighten the day for some children that are ill and in the hospital)

Daffodil Fun



I colored this darling image from Di's Digi Stamps with Copic markers.  Scanned it into my computer.  Created the polka dot paper in Photoshop with a overlay, then printed both the image and paper.  Cut out all the pieces with a Sizzix Flip Its Die Set.  This is going out in the next box to the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.
I am entering my card in the following:
Di's Digi Stamps - Shaped Cards (No Squares)
Gem Of A Challenge # 5 - Anything Goes
As You Like It Challenge - Favorite Reason/Occasion to send a card
(I love to brighten the day for some children that are ill and in the hospital)

Thursday, February 25, 2021

Spring Flowers And Butterflies

 

Here's a springtime flower card I made for Brings Smiles To Seniors.  I used a 
Tim Holtz Flower Die and a Martha Stewart butterfly punch.  Cut out the hello saying with my Cameo.

I am entering my card in the following:
As You Like It Challenge - Favorite Reason/Occasion to send a card
(I love to brighten the day for seniors in nursing homes with my cards)

Monday, February 22, 2021

Cute Puppy Rocker Style Card

 

I colored this cute digi image from Di's Digi Stamps with Copics then added the
print patterns to the boots.  Cut out the image and rocker style card base with my
Silhouette Cameo.  This is for the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.

Challenges I am entering:
Di's Digi Stamps - Shaped Cards (No Squares)
Gem Of A Challenge # 4 - Anything Goes

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Wildflowers Slimline Card

 


My first slimline style card.  I used a cut file I found at the Silhouette store for the base and layers.  Cut out the flowers using a Tim Holtz flower die set from Sizzix.  All layers were cut out of textured Bazzil cardstock.  Added pearls in the centers and some butterflies I made with flower petals and twine.

I am entering my card in the following:
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge - Favorite Technique
(My favorite technique is using dies to cut out shapes for my cards)
Simon Says Monday Challenge - Add Some Texture
(Textured cardstock, die cut embossed flowers, pearls and twine all add texture)

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

Valentine's Day Easel Card

 


I created this card with a cute turtle image and a cut file I bought at the Silhouette store.  Cut out all the pieces with my Silhouette Cameo, then embossed the red layer with a Darice Basketweave folder.

I am entering my card in the following:
Di's Digi Challenge - One or more hearts
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge - Love is in the air
Polkadoodles Challenge #6 - Anything goes

Will You Bee Mine?

 

I created this Valentine's Day Easel card using a cute digi image from Di's Digi Stamps and a cut file from the Silhouette store.  Embossed the top layers with a Darice Basketweave folder.

I am entering my card in the following:
Di's Digi Challenge - One or more hearts
Simon Says Wednesday Challenge - Love is in the air

Thursday, February 4, 2021

Springtime

 

I used a cute digi image from Di's Digi Stamps to create
this Spring theme card for the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:
Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 - Sketch 200 - See Sketch Below



Caroling Mice

 

I used a darling image from Di's Digi Stamps to create this holiday card for the children's charity.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:
Crafty Friends Challenge - Animals/Birds
Gem Of A Challenge Week 3 - Anything Goes
ABC Christmas Challenge - C is for Caroling


Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Valentine's Day Card For My Husband

 

Last year we adopted a long haired Mexican Chihuahua from our local animal shelter.  I found this cute sketch of a chihuahua that looks a lot like ours on Freepik.com.  My husband is crazy about her so I thought I would use the sketch to make him a flip swing heart shaped Valentine's Day card.

I am entering my card in the following:
Sheepski Designs #47 - Romance/Red
Simon Says Monday - Love & Hearts
Simon Says Wednesday - Anything Goes
Crafty Friends Challenge - Animals/Birds
Gem Of A Challenge Week 3 - Anything Goes

Cute Puppy Begging For A Walk

 



I colored the puppy and ball on this cute digi image from Di's Digi Stamps with Copic markers.  Scanned the colored image into my computer and added some patterned papers fromAMB Illustration to color the four sections of the boots.  This is going in the next box to the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.

I am entering my card in the following:
Simon Says Wednesday - Anything Goes
Crafty Friends Challenge - Animals/Birds

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Cute Kitty In A Teacup


 I created this flip swing style card using a cute precolored image from Di's Digi Stamps, a sizzix die set to cut out the card base and layers.  Cut out the image with a Cottage Cutz stitched circle die. Embossed the blue layers with a Cuttlebug swirls embossing folder.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:
Simon Says Challenge - Make your own background
(I used a Cuttlebug swirls embossing folder and a Sizzix die set for the flip/swing card base)
Di's Digi Challenges - Tic Tac Toe (See Picture Below)
I used the middle row - 1 or more circles, digi image, die cuts.

Sweet little girl flip swing card

 

I created this flip swing style card using a cute precolored image from Di's Digi Stamps, a sizzix die set to cut out the card base and layers.  Cut out the image with a Cottage Cutz stitched circle die. Embossed the pink layers with a Cuttlebug paisley embossing folder.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:
Simon Says Challenge - Make your own background
(I used a Cuttlebug paisley embossing folder and a Sizzix die set for the flip/swing card base)
Di's Digi Challenges - Tic Tac Toe (See Picture Below)
I used the middle row - 1 or more circles, digi image, die cuts.

Saturday, January 23, 2021

Have A Mice Day


 Another card for the Brighter Birthday's children's charity using a cute mousie image from Polkadoodles.
Added a label that says "Thinking Of You" which I cut out with my Silhouette Cameo.

I am entering my card in the following:

I made this just fur you

 

Another card for the children's charity using a darling image from Polkadoodles.
Added a label that says "I made this just for you" which I cut out with my Silhouette Cameo.

I am entering my card in the following:

Birthdays Are Natures Way Of Telling Us To Eat More Cake

 


I created this card for the Brighter Birthdays children's charity using a cute image from Di's Digi Stamps.

I am entering my card in the following:
Di's Digi Challenges - Tic Tac Toe (See Picture Below)
I use the diagonal row - Color Blue, Digi Image, Include A Sentiment


Wild About You

 



Here's a fun animal card I made for the children's charity using images from Freepik
Bazzil textured cardstock and a label I cut out with my Silhouette Cameo.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Pretty Wildflower Hello Card


 I created my card using Tim Holtz Wildflower dies, pink ombre cardstock and a hello saying I cut out from textured white cardstock with my Silhouette Cameo.  This is for the senior's charity.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:
Pammies Inky Pinkies - Challenge #2103 ATG


Monday, January 18, 2021

1960's

 

I found this cute cutting file #127106 by Daniela Mascone at the Silhouette store.
Cut out all the pieces from cardstock using my Silhouette Cameo.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:
Pammies Inky Pinkies - Challenge #2103 ATG
Cut It Up Challenge #217 - Go Back In Time
(I picked a record player that looks a lot like the one I had in the 1960's)

Thursday, January 14, 2021

Pink Poppy



I created this card using a flower image from Creative Fabrica and print papers from Wild Rose Studios.

I am entering my card in the following:
Simon Says Challenge - Layer It Up
As You Like It Challenge - Favorite Colors
I love pink and green.  Always reminds me of springtime.
Sweet Sketch Wednesday - See Sketch


Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Little Snowy


 I created a holiday card using a darling digi image of a snowman holding presents from Di's Digi Stamps.

I am entering my card in the following:
Cute Card Thursday #668 - ATG
Di's Digi Challenge - Show Some Snow
Dream Valley Challenge #239 - Winter And/Or Snow
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge #524 - Christmas

Cool Yule

 I created this fun holiday card using a darling precolored image from Di's Digi Stamps.

I am entering my card in the following:
Cute Card Thursday #668 - ATG
Di's Digi Challenge - Show Some Snow
Dream Valley Challenge #239 - Winter And/Or Snow
Polkadoodles Challenge #2 - ATG
Craftyhazelnut's Christmas Challenge #524 - Christmas

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

Have a mice day


 I created my card using a darling precolored image from Di's Digi Stamps.  Cut out with stitched rectangle dies.  This is for the seniors charity.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:

Cute Dress Shaped Card

 

To create this fun Dress shaped card, I used a new cut file #40340 by Pattie Young that I bought from the Silhouette store.  I cut out all the pieces with my Silhouette Cameo.  This is going in the next package to the Bring Smiles To Seniors charity.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:
Simon Says Monday - Use something new
Simon Says Wednesday - Use something new

Saturday, January 2, 2021

Cute Puppy Valentine Card

 


To create my card, I used a Sizzix Framelits die set to cut out the flip card pieces then embossed the layers with a Cuttlebug folder.  This is going in the next package to the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:
Creatalicious Challenge #202 - ATG
Catch The Bug Challenge - ATG
Polkadoodle Challenge - Week 1 ATG
Gem Of A Challenge - Week 1 ATG

Friday, December 18, 2020

Birthday Pup Flip/Swing Card

 

This is for the Brighter Birthday's Children's Charity.
I used a darling puppy stamp from Newton's Nook and colored it with Copic markers.
Cut out all the pieces with a Sizzix Flipit's Die Set.  Added a sentiment banner that
I cut out with my Silhouette Cameo using a cut file from the Silhouette store.

I am entering my card in the following:
Cardz TV Challenge #130 - Anything Goes

You Whoo

 

Here's another card I made for the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.
To create my card,  I used a cute owl image and background from Polkadoodles
and added a talk bubble with the saying You Whoo.

I am entering the following:
Cardz TV Challenge #130 - Anything Goes

Sunday, December 13, 2020

Little Snowy & His Birdie Friend

This is for the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.  To create my card I used a precolored snowman image from Bugaboo Digi Stamps and the sketch layout from the Holiday Chaos Challenge - Day 2 

I am entering the following:
Crafty Calendar Challenge - Cards With A Christmas Theme
Simon Says Challenge - Let It Snow

BRRR.....

 

I colored this adorable image from Bugaboo Digi Stamps in Photoshop.  Designed the card sketch in Silhouette Studio DE and cut out all the pieces with my Silhouette Cameo.  This is for the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.

I am entering the following:
Catch The Bug Challenge - Holiday Chaos - Day 2 Sketch
Crafty Calendar Challenge - Cards With A Christmas Theme
Simon Says Challenge - Let It Snow

Saturday, December 12, 2020

Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer - Card Two

 Another holiday card for the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.

I colored this cute reindeer from Bugaboo Digi Stamps in Photoshop.
Printed Ruddy cut out all the card pieces with a Sizzix Flip-Its Die Set.

I am entering my card in the following:
Catch The Bug - Holiday Chaos Day 1 - Reindeer Games
Pammies Inky Pinkies Challenge #2049 - ATG
Simon Says Monday Challenge - Favorite Technique
My favorite technique is making cards that move or are 3D.
 Christmas With The Cuties Challenge #44 - Feature A Creature


Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer

Another holiday card for the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.
I colored this cute reindeer from Bugaboo Digi Stamps in Photoshop.
Printed Ruddy and snowflake paper.  Cut out the card pieces with a Sizzix Flip-Its Die Set.

I am entering my card in the following:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - Favorite Technique
My favorite technique is making cards that move or are 3D.
Polkadoodles Craft Challenge Week #50 - ATG
 Christmas With The Cuties Challenge #44 - Feature A Creature


Friday, December 11, 2020

Beary Happy Birthday

 

Here's a card I made for the Brighter Birthdays Children's Charity.
I cut out all the pieces with the My Favorite Things Blueprints #1 die set.

I am entering my card in the following challenges:
MFT Color Challenge #155 - Red, Pink, Black, White


Sunday, December 6, 2020

Mice Painting


 I created this flip/swing style card using a darling precolored image from Di's Digi Stamps
and a Sizzix flip its die cut package.  This is for the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.

I am entering the following challenges

Simon Says Wednesday - Fun With Die
Di's Digi Design Challenge - Winter Holidays (Valentine's Day)

Cute Kitty Flip Card

 

I created this flip/swing style card using a darling precolored image from Di's Digi Stamps
and a Sizzix flip its die cut package.  This is for the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.

I am entering the following challenges

Simon Says Wednesday - Fun With Die

Cute Mice Flip Card

 

I created this flip/swing style card using a darling precolored image from Di's Digi Stamps
and a Sizzix flip its die cut package.  This is for the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.

I am entering the following challenges

Simon Says Wednesday - Fun With Die
Crafts Galore Encore #82 - Anything Goes

Thursday, December 3, 2020

Have A Mice Birthday

I colored this cute image from Di's Digi Stamps with Copic markers.  Then I scanned into my computer and printed the image.  (Note I added another mouse to the original image.) Cut out all the pieces with Sizzix Flip Its Dies.  Embossed panels with a Darice basket weave folder.  This is for the Brighter Birthdays children's charity.

I am entering the following challenges:
Di's Digi Challenge - Emboss It
Simon Says Wednesday - Fun With Die
Crafts Galore Encore #82 - Anything Goes

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Wildflower Bouquet

 

Here's a card I made for the seniors charity using Tim Holtz Wildflower dies colored with distress ink.

I am entering the following challenges:
Simon Says Wednesday - Fun With Die
Crafts Galore Encore #82 - Anything Goes

Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Wildflower Card

 

Here's a card I made for the senior charity using dies from Sizzix and Spellbinders.
Inked the flowers and stems with Tim Holtz distress inks.

I am entering my card in the following:

Thursday, November 26, 2020

Merry Christmas Step Card

 


Another card for the Cards For Hospitalized Kids Charity.  Cut out all the pieces for the step style card using a cut file I found at the Silhouette store and my Silhouette Cameo.  Embossed the three red layers with a Cuttlebug Snowflake folder.

I am entering my card in the following:
Simon Says Monday Challenge - Food or drink (Unicorn has a gingerbread cookie)


Just Saying Hi

 


Here's a card I made with MFT Blueprint Dies.
This is for the Bring Smiles To Seniors Charity.

I am entering my card in the following:
Gem Of A Challenge #24 - Anything goes