Sunday, December 31, 2023

Daring Cardmakers Challenge - Bauble

For my bauble for the Daring Cardmaker challenge I did this original zentangle as I am away from most of my crafting tools at the moment. I always have a fine tip sharpie and paper though, and I do happen to have some colored pencils and alcohol markers as well.  You can find the details for  this challenge here:

and I am also entering this into this challenge:


Monday, December 11, 2023

Alphabet challenge R is for reindeer

I made this card using a reindeer for the Alphabet challenge this week. I used design paper for the sky, tore some white paper for the snow piles on the ground, and die cut the tree and the deer. I used a white gel pen to add snowflakes on the tree. The sentiment is from Sweet and Sassy Designs. 

You can find the details of this challenge here:


Sweet Stampin' Christmas challenge

I made this card for the Sweet Stampin' Christmas challenge this week. I used 3 different design papers for my background papers. All are from Paper Studios. I used gold chrome cardstock to die cut the sentiment. The little gnome and matching die are from Rubbernecker. I added some gemstones to my die cut tree.  You can find the details for this challenge here:


My Time to craft Christmas #75 things beginning with S


My "s" things on this card are stocking, snowflakes, and stripes.  This was made for the My Time to Craft Christmas #75 and the details can be seen here:

The dies used were from Momenta. The sentiment is from Sweet and Sassy stamps. The oval punch is from Stampin' Up. 

Tic Tac Toe #238


I made this for the Tic Tac Toe challenge #238 using the middle horizonal line: metallic, ornament, patterned paper.  I used a Spellbinder die for the ornament and a Momenta die for the pine needles. The gold is metallic cardstock and I added some blue gemstones to it. The design paper is from Paper Studio. The sentiment is from Spellbinder as well. 
You can find the details for the challenge here:

Crafting Happiness #152 - Christmas Stockings

I am ending this card in the Crafting Happiness #152 challenge to put a stocking on your card. This is a Momenta die cut put together with some design papers from my scrap pile. You can read about the details for this challenge here:

So honored to have been selected as one of the top picks this week:


Allsorts Challenge - something with B

 I made this card for the Allsorts challenge to use something that starts with B. So boot, bells, and bow all start with B. This image is from a digital by Sweet and Sassy designs. The sentiment is from a digital from Power Poppy. I colored this image with copic markers. You can find the details for this challenge here:

Hope all of you and your families have a wonderful holiday season!

Sunday, December 10, 2023

Triple play challenges

I have made this card to fit the criteria of three card challenges:

and for the monthly challenge for 

I used  2 Colorful Life stencils to make my background and a Penny 
Black stamp for the image.. The sentiment is from a Power Poppy digital.  I colored the image with copic markers, and the stenciling was done with distress oxide blue inks.