Monday, June 29, 2009
Are you ready? We are going to do a blog hop!!! We will be Blog hopping on July 1st and 2nd and Squigglefly will be offering up 3 or so images for the prize. Some DT members may even have special suprises on their blogs too! The DT will be split up on 2 days so hurry back on Wednesday 5 pm CST as I kick things off. So what are you waiting for, spread the word and be ready to hop and see what the DT is up to!
Tuesday, June 9, 2009
This card is for Charisma Cardz challenge #22 to use pink and brown. Papers are CTMH, image is a digital from Victoria Case Designs called spoonful of sugar. Pink cardstock is embossed using the Cuttlebug and paisley embossing folder. Added some bling, ribbon, and sentiment for $1 Studio G set.
Ink: CTMH archival black, Cat's Eye- chestnut roan
Stamp: sentiment-$1 Studio G set, Victoria Case Designs Spoonful of Sugar
Tools: trimmer, ATG, Cuttlebug, scalloped circle punches
Miscellaneous: ribbon, bling, Prisma pencils, OMS
Is this image not the cutest thing you have seen? She is from Squigglefly and is called Little Rocker. There are so many ways you could use this little cutie. I added some candy cane stickles to her shoes, buttons, and collar. Belt has some stardust stickles. I cut out and popped up the music notes and added some black diamond stickles too. Who doesn't love some bling? Blue cardstock is embossed using a QuicKutz embossing folder.
Ink: CTMH archival black, Cat's Eye- Prussian Blue
Stamp:Squigglefly Little Rocker, sentiment- $1 Studio G
Tools: trimmer, ATG, threading water punch, Cuttlebug
Miscellaneous: ribbon, stickles- black diamond/cotton candy/stardust, pop dots, Prisma pencils, OMS, QuicKutz embossing folder
It's been awhile since I have got to participate in 365 Cards challenges. I made this card last week for Wacky Color Wednesday, we were to use orange, blue, and pink. I used my labels Nesties to make card base, stamp is $1 set from Joann's.
Ink: CTMH archval black, autumn terracota
Stamp: $1 set from Joann's
Tools: trimmer, ATG, Cuttlebug
Miscellaneous: ribbon, flowers, bling brad, pop dots, CB Swiss dots embossing folder, Prisma pencils, OMS, nestabilities-labels
Have you seen Dustin Pike's digital images? They are fabulous and he has such a great variety to choose from which are released frequently. This image is called cupcake monkey, isn't he adorable? Sentiment is from those $1 Studio G sets (series 27) we all love. I added some dimension by popping up that cherry and adding some bling, I also added glossy accents to his eyes.
Ink: CTMH archival black, Cat's Eye-lipstick red
Sentiment-$1 Studio G sets (series 27)
Tools: trimmer, ATG, scalloped circle punches, CTMH piercing tool
Miscellaneous: buttons, glitter, ribbon, glossy accents, Prisma pencils, OMS, pop dots, quickie glue pen
Monday, June 8, 2009
Come join the challenge over at Squigglefly, this week's challenge was a color challenge-pink pirouette, kiwi kiss, and pacific point. I don't have any Stampin' Up papers yet so I had to raid my stash for colors that were close. What do you think?
Ink:Cat's Eye-prussian blue
Stamp: Squigglefly Can Do Girl. sentiment-Autumn Leaves
Tools: trimmer, ATG, CTMH piercing tool
Miscellaneous: ribbon, button, flower, Prisma pencils, OMS, pop dots
Sunday, June 7, 2009
Time for another fabulous sketch from Michele over at Crafts 4 Eternity. Twist is to have something hidden, come join the fun. More details later, off to baseball game this am.
Thursday, June 4, 2009
What a fun sketch over at DU2DS this week! I used this cute digi image, Mabel from Michele over at Crafts 4Eternity. Head on over to see the fabulous DT cards and upload yours too!
Ink: CTMH Hollyhock
Stamp: Crafts 4Eternity Mabel, sentiment-$1 Studio G
Tools: trimmer, ATG, Cuttlebug
Miscellaneous: ribbon, flowers, bling brad, pop dots, Prisma pencils, OMS, CTMH blush marker, black zig pen, CB embossing folders-Swiss dots/distressed stripes
Once again I was raiding my scraps and made this card using VCD Willy digi freebie. Victoria has new digis comng out on June 12th, if you haven't played with her images you are missing out!
Stamp: sentiment-$1 Studio G, Willy the Worm
Miscellaneous: ribbon, brads
Posted by Christy Dillman at 9:11 AM
Wednesday, June 3, 2009
Here is my card for the 1st challenge over at Victoria Case Challenge blog. Willy is a free image Victoria is offering to those who email her, winner of this challenge gets to be a guest designer.
What a quick, fun card to make! The challenge over at Caardvarks was to make a shaped card. I thought I would try out the Nesties that have been sitting on my craft table calling my name, what a quick way to make a card using scraps. Pink layer is embossed using Swiss Dots embossing folder and Cuttlebug.
This card also works for challenge #2- Pink/Black/White over at VCD Challenge Blog. Again I used this cute digi image called Duck Cakes from Victoria Case Designs. Sentiment is once again from one of those $1 Studio G sets and added a little diamond Stickles to hat and cupcake for a little sparkle.
Ink: CTMH archival black
Stamp: sentiment-$1 Studio G, Duck Cakes
Tools: trimmer, ATG, Nestabilities-labels, Cuttlebug
Miscellaneous: Swiss dots embossing folder, ribbon, Stickles-diamond, Prisma pencils, OMS
Well this is just a quick card I made using scraps laying on my table. Image is called Soccer Dude and is another fabulous digi from Victoria Case Designs. I did pop dot up the soccer ball, sentiment is $1 Studio G.
Ink: Cat's Eye-chestnut roan, CTMH- archival black
Stamp: sentimenr-$1 Studio G, Victoria Case Designs
Tools: trimmer, ATG, threading water punch
Miscellaneous: pop dots, Prisma pencils, OMS
Monday brought us another challenge over at Squigglefly blog. This week's challenge #4 was to use sketch above to make card (scallop can be used in any corner), easy right? What are you waiting for , hurry over and upload your card to Mr. Linky. One person will be chosen to win this week's prize-your choice of Squigglefly image.
For my card I choice to use Number One image again and add background. This is very similar to card I posted previously, however this time I actually cut all the white squares out of soccer goal netting. Once again clouds is a vellum paper from my stash and sentiment is one of those $1 Studio G stamps we all love! Stars are chipboard that I colored using Cat's Eye ink pads
Ink: Cat's Eye- chestnut roan sky blue
Stamp: sentiment-$1 Studio G, Number One
Tools: trimmer, ATG, scalloped circle punches
Miscellaneous: chipboard stars, Prima pencils, OMS
Tuesday, June 2, 2009
How about another fabulous SSC #34 sketch from Crafts 4 Eternity. I used this wonderful image, Mabel, which is one of Michele's digi stamps. Papers are CTMH, sentiment is a rub-on. Come on over and join in the fun!
Ink: CTMH Archival black
Stamp: Crafts 4 Eternity Mabel
Tools: trimmer, ATG, Cuttlebug
Miscellaneous: ribbon, bling, pop dots, sentiment-TLC rub-on, CB swiss dots embossing folder, Prisma pencils, OMS