Monday, July 24, 2017

ICAD #54

Stamp the lemon image and the word with Archival Ink Jet Black repeatedly on an index card.  Mask with a post it note as necessary.  Paint the image with twinkling H20s.  Three shades of yellow were used for the lemons, two shades of green for the leaves and a shade of turquoise for the background.  Dry between colors.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at CCEE Stamper #1727 - Masking.

This ICAD was entered into the Come and Get It Challenge - Summertime. 

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Creatalicious #119 - Summer

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Dragonfly Journey #97 - Pucker Up.

This ICAD was also entered into the July challenge at Scrap N - Summer

Sunday, July 23, 2017

ICAD #53

Stamp the first layer of the lily with orange watercolor crayon and heat dry.  Stamp the second layer with red watercolor crayon and heat dry.  Stamp the final layer with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Repeat on the opposite corner.  Stamp the word with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Paint the background with blue watercolor crayon and pearlized water.  Let dry.  Adhere the circle stickers to the ICAD.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Stamp and Stencil - See Photo below.  This ICAD was inspired by the colors and the shape of the flowers.



This ICAD was entered into the Come and Get It Challenge - Summertime

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Friends #62 - Floral 

This ICAD was entered into the Daisy Chain Challenge #10 - Floral

This ICAD was entered into the July challenge at Mod Squad - Layered Floral Stamps

This ICAD was entered into the My Time to Stamp Challenge #350 - In the Garden

This ICAD was also entered into the July challenge at Stamping Sensations - Anything with Flowers.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

ICAD #52


Adhere a completed color book page to an index card.  Spray with pearlized water and let dry.  Stamp the unicorn and sentiment on white cardstock and cut out.  Adhere to the index card.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Power Poppy Hues to Use - See Picture Below


This ICAD was entered into the Alphabet Challenge - J is for Joke.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Addicts #38 - Something Humourous.

This ICAD was entered into the Fab and Funky Challenge #360- Use Pattern Paper.

This ICAD was also entered into the challenge at the Fairy and the Unicorn #5 - Mythical

Friday, July 21, 2017

ICAD #51


Adhere decorative napkin to an index card, create wrinkles for texture and let dry.  Stamp the images with Archival Ink Jet Black.  All images are Tweedy J.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Aurora Wings #54 - Fur and Feathers.  

This ICAD was entered into the Crafty Animals Challenge #4 - Animals.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Fab and Funky #360 - Pattern Paper

This ICAD was entered into the Happy Little Stamper Mixed Media July Challenge - Texture.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Pause Dream Enjoy #182 - Down on the Farm. 

This ICAD was also entered into the Through the Purple Haze Challenge #129 - Anything with Wings.  

Thursday, July 20, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #201


Cover a chipboard tag with decorative knot paper and let dry.  Accordion fold plaid paper and create a kilt.  With a stripe of paper and metal embellishment create a belt.  Stamp the sentiment out on text weight paper with Archival Ink Jet Black and tear out.  Adhere to the tag.

This tag was create for the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers K is for Kilt.  I was invited to be a guest designer.  

ICAD #50



Use blue watercolor and smoosh an index card into the puddle and let dry.  Stamp the images with Archival Ink Jet Black.  All the stamps are from blockhead stamps.  Cut strips of washi tape with pinking sheers and adhere to ICAD.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Addicted to Stamps #251- Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Aussie Digital Artists July Challenge - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at A Bit More Time to Crafty #48 - Anything Goes.  

This ICAD was entered into the CCC Digi Creations Challenge #77 - Anything Goes.  

This ICAD was also entered into the challenge at Crafting with Attitude Challenge #29 - Anything Goes.  

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

ICAD #49


Stamp the cat clock and the clock boarder on an index card with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Using a brick stencil outline the stencil with two shades of red inktense pencil and blend with water.  Let dry.  Stamp sentiment with Archival Ink Jet Black.

This ICAD was entered into the Open Minded Crafting June Monthly Challenge - Just About Time.

This ICAD was entered into the July challenge at Crafty Calendar - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Crafty Creations Challenge #346 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Girls Creations #38 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Creative Fingers Challenge #134 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the challenge at Creative Ladybird Creations #28- Anything Goes.  

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

ICAD #48


Adhere a single layer napkin to an index card and let dry.  Stamp the sentiment (Viva Las Vegas Stamps) and the figure (Lost Aussie Stamps) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Enhance the napkin design with doodling using a black fabric gel pen.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Addicts #38 - Humorous.

This ICAD was entered into the Fairy and the Unicorn Challenge #5 - Mythical

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Pearly Sparkles #18 - Girlie.

This ICAD was entered into the Southern Girls Challenge - Tic Tac Toe See Below.  The center row was used.


This ICAD was entered into the July challenge at Through the Craft Room Door - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the Through the Purple Haze Challenge #129 - Things with Wings.  

Monday, July 17, 2017

ICAD #47


Stamp the mushroom roller stamp repeatedly on tissue paper.  Wrinkle up and flatten several times.  Adhere to an index card and let dry.  Color the images with inktense pencils and blend with water. Let dry.  Adhere stickers.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Awesomeness - Anything Goes with a colored Image.

This ICAD was entered into the Happy Little Stamper Mixed Media July Challenge - Texture.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at My Time to Craft #350 - In the Garden.

This ICAD was entered into the Not Just Cards Challenge #46 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the July challenge at One Crazy Stamper - Anything Goes.  

Sunday, July 16, 2017

ICAD #46


On an index card stamp the fish image (Fred Mullet) with Versamark and dust with three colors of perfect pearls.  Spray with sealer.  Mix watercolor with peralized water in green and blue.  Blend the two colors on the card.  Let dry.


This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Animals #4 - Animals.

This ICAD was entered into the Delicious Doodles July Challenge - By the Sea.

This ICAD was entered into the July challenge at Eclectic Ellapu - Seaside.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Fashionable Stamping #125 - Let's Go Fishing

This ICAD was entered into the Let's Craft and Create Challenge #127 - Just Beachy

This ICAD was also entered into the challenge at Two Sisters on the Blog #5 - Beach.

Saturday, July 15, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #196


Adhere cut up pieces of a color book page in a brick pattern on a black tag.  Stamp the peacock and saying (Both from Unity Stamp Company) with Archival Ink Paradise Teal.  Tear out and edge with the same ink.  Adhere to the tag.  Adhere teal dazzles to the edges.

This tag was entered into the challenge at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies #4 - Animals.

This tag was entered into the Try It Tuesday July Challenge - Tag

This tag was entered into the challenge at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends #62 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Crafting with an Attitude #29 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at  A Bit More Time to Craft #48 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the CCC Digi Designs Challenge #77 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Corrosive July Challenge - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the July challenge at Aussie Digital Artists - Anything Goes.

This tag was also entered into the challenge at Craft Rocket #39 - Anything Goes.


ICAD #45


On an index card stamp the Prima Princess Stamp with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Create the background with Crayola Markers in warm colors and a fine tip black pen.  Color the image with water downed crayola markers.  Let dry between colors.

This ICAD was entered into the July challenge at Artastic Challenge - Robert Klippel. Use a pen.

Friday, July 14, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #195


On a bristol tag, spread several colors of dyluisions paint using a gift card.  Let dry.  Stamp the bird images (Dina Wakley) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Paint the birds white with acrylic paint and let it dry.  Repeat.  Restamp the birds with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere the Tim Holtz sticker on the tag.

This tag entered into the challenge at Use Your Stuff  #271- All Creatures Great and Small.

This tag entered into the A Gem of a Challenge #198 - Animals.

This tag entered into the challenge at Crafty Animals #4 - Anything Goes.

This tag entered into the 2 Crafty Critter Crazies Challenge #4 - Anything Goes.

This tag entered into the challenge at Country View - Things with Wings.

This tag entered into the the Try It on Tuesday Challenge - Tags.

This tag entered into the challenge at Dl.Art Thankful Thursday #208 - Anything Goes.

This tag entered into the Little Miss Muffet Challenge #167 - Anything Goes.

ICAD #44


Adhere a single layer of a decorative napkin to an index card and let it dry.  Stamp the sentiment on a kraft sticker with Archival Ink Jet Black and adhere the sticker to the card.  Stamp the panda image with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere kraft color washi tape to the corners.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers #88 - K is for Kids.

This ICAD was entered into the Crafty Addicts Challenge #38 - Something Humourous.

This ICAD was entered into the July Challenge at Crafty Awesomeness - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Lemon Shortbread Challenge #45 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Pammie's Inky Pinkies #1728 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Penny's Challenge #337- Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Crafting with Friends Challenge #47 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the challenge at Crafting from the Heart #167 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Through the Craft Room Door Challenge - Anything Goes

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at That's Crafty - Anything Goes.  

Thursday, July 13, 2017

ICAD #43


Blend teal liquid watercolor on an index card and let dry.  Stamp the images and the sentiment (All of the stamps are Lawn Fawn) on the card with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Mask as necessary.

This ICAD was entered into the Alphabet Challenge I is for Insect.  

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Cardz 4 Gals #51 - Butterflies.

This ICAD was entered into the Scrap Craft Inspiration #5 - Summertime with Butterflies.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at 613 Avenue #199 - Monochromatic.

This ICAD was entered into the Daisy Chain Challenge #10 - Floral.

This ICAD was entered into the July challenge at Stamping Sensations - Anything with Flowers.

This ICAD was entered into the Paper Nest Dolls Challenge #6 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the July challenge at One Crazy Stampers - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Creative Fingers July Challenge #134 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the challenge at Crafting From the Heart # 167- Anything Goes.



One Little Craft Tag Challenge #194



Cover a watercolor tag with blue watercolor crayons and blend with water.  With a stencil and a baby wipe create a ghosted image.  Let dry.  Stamp the image (Stampinton) with red watercolor crayon twice.  Let dry.  Stamp the image again in Archival Ink Jet Black. Stamp the word (Stampington) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Embellish with red dazzles.

This tag was created for  the challenge at Paper Play Sketches - Red, White and Blue. See Below.



This tag was created for the Sugar Pea Design Challenge #33.  See Below



This tag was created for the Paper Sweeties Challenge #57. https://papersweeties.com/blog/paper-sweeties-challenge-july-2017/ See Below



This tag was created for the Quick Quotes Friday Challenge #77 - Red, White and Blue.

This tag was created for the challenge Let's Craft and Create #127 - Red, White and Blue.

This tag was created for the Daisy Chain Challenge #10 - Floral.

This tag was created for the challenge at Simply Papercraft For All Occasions #48 - Anything Goes.

This tag was created for the challenge at Scrapper's Delight #68 - Anything Goes.

This tag was created for the Inspiration Destination Challenge #132 - Anything Goes.

This tag was also created for the challenge at Corrosive July Challenge #7 - Anything Goes.  

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

ICAD #42


Paint an index card with yellow acrylic paint. Let dry.  Using a dylusions floral stencil, apply orange and pink acrylic paint.  Let dry.  Repeatedly stamp the word "hope" with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Stamp the floral image (Paperbag Studios) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere pink washi tape to the edges.

This ICAD was created for the Crafting by Design Challenge #12 - Summertime.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Craftaholics R Us #27 - Summer

This ICAD was created for the Come and Get it Challenge - Make Your Own Background.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Stinkin' Inkers - Summer Heat.

This ICAD was created for the Eclectic Ellapu July Challenge - Summer Colors.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Artistic Inspiration #183 - Summer Colours.

This ICAD was created for the Craft Stamper Make and Take July Challenge - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also created for the challenge at Digi Chooseday #28 - Anything Goes  

This ICAD was created for the Penny's Challenge #337 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also created for the challenge at Not Only Cards  #46 - Anything goes.  

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #193


On a watercolor tag, smoosh Distress Oxide Inks using the watercolor smooshing technique.  The colors used were Worn Lipstick, Spiced Marmalade and Fossilized Amber.  Let the tag dry.  Stamp the sentiment (Viva Las Vegas Stamps) and the boots (Deep Red) with Archival Ink Jet Black.


This tag was entered into the challenge at Naught Or Nice #41 - If the Shoe Fits.

This tag was also entered into the Crafty Addicts Challenge #38 - Humorous.  

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

ICAD #41


Adhere one layer of a decorative napkin to an index card.  Let dry.  Stamp the friends image (Deep Red) and the Sentiments with Archival Ink Jet Black.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Pearly Sparkles #18- Girlie

This ICAD was entered into the Paper Crafty Happy Challenge #2 - Girl Stamp.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Paper Creators Craft #59 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Incy Wincy Designs Challenge - Friends Forever.  

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafting with an Attitude #29 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Crafting with Friends Challenge #47 - Anything Goes. 

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Create and Inspire #64 - Anything Goes.  

This ICAD was entered into the Emerald City Challenge #1 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Pammie's Inky Pinkies #1728 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the  Tic Tac Toe Challenge at the House that Stamps Built J1217.  See Below.  Squares used were Polkadots, Sky Blue and Friends.


One Little Craft Tag Challenge #192


On a watercolor tag, scribble three colors of watercolor crayons and activate with water.  Let dry. Stamp the sentiment (Invoke) and the feathers (Hot Off the Press) with Archival Ink Jet Black.

This tag was entered into the Craft Rocket Challenge #39 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the July challenge at Dragonfly Dreams - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Love to Craft Challenge #12 - Anything Goes

This tag was entered into the challenge at Scrapper's Delight #68 - Anything Goes

This tag was entered into the That's Crafty July Challenge - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Through the Craft Room Door - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Image That July Challenge - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Always Fun #14 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the A Bit More Time Challenge #47 - Anything Goes.

This tag was also entered into the July challenge at Crafts Galore - Anything Goes.  

Monday, July 10, 2017

ICAD #40


Blend Worn Lipstick Distress Oxide Ink onto an index card.  Sprinkle with water and heat set.  Stamp the image (Deep Red) with the same ink three times.  Let dry.  Stamp word (PSX) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Dot pink acrylic paint on the index card and let dry.

This ICAD was created for the July challenge at Craft for the Craic - Not a Card.

This ICAD was created for the 613 Avenue Challenge #199 - Monochromatic.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at CCC Digi Creations #76 - Monochromatic.

This ICAD was created for the City Crafter Challenge #370 - Two Colors.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Double Ds - Pastel Party.

This ICAD was created for the 4 Crafty Chicks Challenge #358 - Use a Stamp.  

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Paper Craft Happy #2 - Girlie

This ICAD was created for the Pearly Sparkle Challenge #18 - Girlie.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Pixie's Crafty Workshop #289 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also created for the challenge at Sweet Stampin Photo Inspiration - See Below.


One Little Craft Tag Challenge #191



On a watercolor tag, brush light blue watercolor paint  and let dry.  Color a floral stamp with three colors of distress ink - Seedless Preserves, Picked Raspberry, and Spun Sugar and spray with water then stamp repeatedly.  Let dry.  Stamp the word and fairy stamp (Lost Coast Designs) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere die cut to the top of the tag.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Allsorts #423- Magical and Mythical 

This tag was entered into the Paper Players Color Challenge #352 - See Below.



This tag was entered into the challenge at Lost Coast Designs Portal to Creativity #38 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Sketchy Challenge #12e Bingo See Below. Squares used were Favorite Colours, Image, and Flowers.


This tag was entered into the challenge at Come and Get it - Make a Background.

This tag was entered into the Country View July Challenge - Things with Wings.

This tag was entered into the July Challenge at Dare 2 B Artzy - Bright Colors.

This tag was entered into the Oddball Art Challenge - Spread Your Wings.

This tag was entered into the challenge at the Fairy and the Unicorn #5. Anything Mythical.

This tag was also entered into the Daisy Chain Challenge #10 - Floral.  

Sunday, July 9, 2017

ICAD #39


On an index card, adhere light green tissue paper and then adhere die cut leaf peach paper.  Stamp layering stamp (Altenew) with Adirondack Peach Bellini Ink, Memento Wedding Dress Ink and Distress Oxide Cracked Pistachio Ink.  Images were stamped on bristol paper.  Let ink dry between layers.  Cut out and adhere to card.  Two of the flowers is popped up on pop dots.  Stamp cherish stamp (Unknown) on bristol paper with Archival Ink Jet Black.

This ICAD was entered into the Stamp and Stencil July Challenge Challenge - See Below.  The photo inspired the colors and the floral image


This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Artistic Inspirations #183 Summer Colours.

This ICAD was entered into the Craft For the Craic Challenge - Anything but a card.  This is not a greeting card but an ICAD.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge for July Di's Digi Designs - Layer It UP.

This ICAD was entered into the 4 Crafty Chicks Challenge #358 - Stamping.

This ICAD was entered into the July challenge at Stamping Sensations - Flowers.

This ICAD was entered into the Daisy Chain Challenge #10 - Floral 

This ICAD was entered into the Aussie Digital Artists July Challenge - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Always Fun #10- Anything Goes. 

This ICAD was also entered into the Brown Sugar Challenge #258 - Anything Goes.  

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #190


Paint a chipboard tag with two coats of gesso and dry between coats.  Paint with a coat of white acrylic paint and let dry.  Dry brush with pink acrylic paint and let dry. Stencil aqua dots on the tag and let dry.  Dry brush with white acrylic paint and let dry.  Stamp the image (Viva Las Vegas Stamps) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Layer several prints of washi tape on the tag.  Stamp the sentiment on a label with Archival Ink Jet Black and adhere to the tag.  






This tag was entered into the challenge at Sweet Stampin Challenge Photo Inspiration.


This tag was entered into the Catching the Bug  Challenge - Outdoor Fun.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Cute as a Button #36 - Summer Fun.

This tag was entered into the 4 Crafty Chicks Challenge #358 - Stamps.

This tag was entered into the challenge Incy Wincy - Friends Forever.

This tag was entered into the DL.Art Challenge Thankful Thursday #207 - Summer

This tag was entered into the challenge Stinkin Inkers - Summer Heat.

This tag was also entered into the Ike's World Challenge #92 - Relax.

Saturday, July 8, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #189



On a watercolor tag, stamp the rose image (Altenew Painted Flower) multiple times with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Color the images and the background with watercolor paint. Let dry.  Stamp the word several times with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Draw stitching around part of the tag with a red Fude pen.

This tag was entered into the Altenew July Inspiration Challenge See pic below



This tag was entered into the challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks #358 - Stamping.


This tag was entered into the Try It Tuesday Challenge- Tags


This tag was entered into the challenge at Craftaholics R Us #26- Tags.


This tag was entered into the Lil Patch of Crafty Friends Challenge #61 - Anything Goes.


This tag was entered into the challenge at Through the Craft Room Door - Anything Goes.


This tag was entered into the Penny's Challenge #336 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Digi Chooseday #27 - Anything Goes.


This tag was entered into the {Pin}spiration Challenge #194.  See pic below.  Inspiration came from the black block with love on it, the roses, the pink and green colors.


This tag was also entered into the Sketch Challenge #123 - Bingo The squares used were flowers, image, and favorite colors.

ICAD #38


Stamp the watch image (Art Impressions) on index card with Versamark ink.  Cover the image with three colors of embossing powder including Oceanic by WOW!.  Heat emboss.  Color the background with watered down Portfolio Water Soluble Oil Pastels in blue.  Let dry.  Stamp the sentiment with Archival Ink Jet Black.

This ICAD was entered into the Wow! Embossing Power July Challenge - Multi Color Embossing.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Addicted to Stamps #249 - CAS.

This ICAD was entered into the Open-Minded Crafting July Challenge #18 - Just About Time.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Purple Crafty Frog - Make it Manly.

This ICAD was entered into the Crafty Friends Challenge #61 - Man/Boy

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at the Male Room #64 - Texture.

This ICAD was entered into the 4 Crafty Chicks Challenge #358 - Stamping.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Rubbernecker #13 Vintage or Newspaper.

This ICAD was entered into the Pammie's Inky Pinkies Challenge #1727- Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the challenge at Crafting From the Heart #166 - Anything Goes.  

Friday, July 7, 2017

ICAD #37


On an index card, stamp the starfish image (Tim Holtz) with Archival Ink Jet Black and the coffee stains (Viva Las Vegas Stamps) with Archival Ink Tree Branch.  Color the card with water downed watercolor crayons  Let dry.  Along the edge, draw a stitched pattern with a red Fude pen.

This ICAD was created for the 2 Crafty Critter Crazies Challenge #4 - Animal

This ICAD was created for the challenge Sunny Day #42 - Animals

This ICAD was created for the HeARTful Creations Challenge - Take Me to the Beach

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Pammie's Inky Pinkies #1727 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was created for the Cardz for Guyz Challenge - By the Sea

This ICAD was created for the July challenge at Delicious Doodles - By the Sea

This ICAD was created for the Paper Girls Challenge #131 - Sea, Shells, and Beach

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Little Red Wagon #401 - Wet and Wild.

This ICAD was created for Pile It On Challenge #132- Primary Colors.

This ICAD was also created for the challenge at Color Throwdown #450.  See picture below


One Little Craft Tag Challenge #188


Paint a chipboard tag with two coats of gesso and one layer of white acrylic paint.  Let dry between layers.  Adhere buttons on to the tag with heavy gel medium and let dry.  Cover with two coats of gesso and let dry.  Smear portfolio water soluble oil pastels in blue and green over the buttons.  Stamp the image (Stampotique) and the sentiment with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Paint the face with watered down portfolio water soluble oil pastels and let dry.

This tag was entered into the Stampotique July Challenge SDC #277- Celebration

This tag was entered into the challenge at Craftaholics R Us #26 - Tags.

This tag was entered into the Artistic Inspirations Challenge #182 - Make It Funny.

This tag was entered into the challenge at The Sisterhood of Crafters - Buttons.

This tag was also entered into The Crafty Addicts #38 - Something Humorous!

Thursday, July 6, 2017

ICAD #36


Using distress markers and a manual air brush create a background with a Dina Wakley mask.  Distress Ink colors used Wilted Violet, Squeezed Lemonade and Picked Raspberries.  Stamp all the images with Archival Ink Jet Black.  The butterfly is from Studio G and the rest of the stamps are from Recollections.  Adhere rhinestones to the body of the butterfly.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Art Impressions #212 - Glitter, Bling, and Glossy.

This ICAD was entered into the Country View July Challenge - Things with Wings.

This ICAD was entered into the July Challenge at Dare 2 B Artzy - Bright Colors.

This ICAD was entered into the Eclectic Ellapu July Challenge - Summer Colors.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Make My Monday #49 - Summer Brights.

This ICAD was entered into the Oddball Stamps June Challenge #17 - Spread Your Wings.

This ICAD was entered into the Scrap Craft Inspiration #5 Summertime with Butterflies.

This ICAD was entered into the Simon Say Stamp Challenge - Simon Says Summer Sunshine.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Stinkin' Inkers - Summer Heat.

This ICAD was also entered into the Rubber Dance July Color Challenge.  See the picture below


One Little Craft Tag Challenge #187


Paint a chipboard tag with gesso and let dry.  Paint the tag with white acrylic paint and let dry.  Cut circles out of blue and green tissue paper and adhere to the tag.  Let dry and theb outline the circles with a black Fude pen.  Stamp the mermaids (So Suzy Stamps) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Layer blue and green washi tape to the tag.

This tag was entered into the Try It Tuesday Challenge - Tags. 

This tag was entered into the challenge at the Fairy and the Unicorn #5 - Mythical Creature.

This tag was entered into the Little Red Wagon Challenge #401 - Wet and Wild

This tag was entered into the challenge at the Paper Girls #131 Seashells, Sea and Beach.

This tag was entered into the Through the Purple Haze Challenge #128 Spots and/or Stripes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Craftaholics R Us #26 - Tags.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Use Your Stuff - Disney Song.  The song that inspired this tag?  "Under the Sea" of course.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Hiding in my Craft Room #307 - Photo Color.  The picture below was the inspirations for the colors of vibrant turquoise and sea green.

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Pineapple Card






































Cut the blue cardstock to fit the card base.  Die cut pineapple out of the cardstock.  Adhere plaid decorative paper to the card base.  Using pop dot layer the blue cardstock over the plaid paper.  Stamp birthday on the decorative paper with Archival Ink Jet Black and cut out with decorative scissors.  Adhere happy die cut, birthday stamped piece and the pineapple washi tape to the blue cardstock.

This card was created as part of the packet challenge from Craft Warehouse Card Club.  See the picture below to see what was included.

The craft challenge packet from Craft Warehouse

This card was entered into the challenge at That's Crafty - Keep It Simple

This card was entered into the Creates and Makes Challenge #13 - Create a Sentiment

This card was entered into the challenge at Addicted to Stamps #249 - CAS (Clean and Simple)

This card was entered into the Crafty Sentiment Challenge - Anything Goes. 

This card was entered into the Aurora Wings Challenge #53 - Anything Goes.

This card was entered into the July Challenge at Crafting by Design - Anything Goes.