Monday, November 5, 2018

Showered With Love.

Hello and good morning!!!
 
Happy Monday!!! and Happy November!!! how the heck did that happen so quickly??
 
Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: FIRE OR RAIN...-Create a card featuring either FIRE or RAIN.
 
Here is my card for the challenge:
 


I used an older Spring collection for my card, with an umbrella for the RAIN theme of the challenge...

 
Here are a few reminders about our challenge requirements.
  • No lumpy, bumpy cards.  Elements on your card need to be relatively flat (no thicker than 1/4") so your card would fit in an envy (envelope) for mailing
  • Limit entries to 3 per challenge.
  • No Back Linking--cards must be posted to your blog or an online album during the challenge dates. If it was posted online BEFORE the beginning of our challenge, it cannot be linked.
  • Entry must be for the current theme.
  • Cards Only FIRE OR RAIN.

Hope you can play along!!!

Thanks soo much for stopping by and have a great day!!!!

Monday, October 15, 2018

Hey Boo...

Hello and good morning!!!
 
Happy Monday!!! Hope you are enjoying your fall and all the fun that comes along with it..
 
Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: FAVORITE HOLIDAY... -Create a card featuring ANY holiday that's one of your favorites.

Here is my card for the challenge:
 




My favorite holiday is Halloween.. it has been for the longest time.. I enjoy dressing up, everything spooky, and just how fun it is. I used some SUPER old MME for this card.

 
Here are a few reminders about our challenge requirements.
  • No lumpy, bumpy cards.  Elements on your card need to be relatively flat (no thicker than 1/4") so your card would fit in an envy (envelope) for mailing
  • Limit entries to 3 per challenge.
  • No Back Linking--cards must be posted to your blog or an online album during the challenge dates. If it was posted online BEFORE the beginning of our challenge, it cannot be linked.
  • Entry must be for the current theme.
  • Cards Only FAVORITE HOLIDAY.

Hope you can play along!!!

Thanks soo much for stopping by and have a great day!!!!

Monday, October 1, 2018

Hey Bootiful.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! Happy October!!! It's my fave month- its that fall and Halloween time of the year!!
 
Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: SOMETHING SPOOKY. -Now's the time to create a cute or scary Halloween card!

Here is my card for the challenge:
 



I used an assorted mix of Halloween papers from different lines, and fussy cut some spider webs and the ghost, but added a "not so typical" Halloween sentiment to it:

 
Here are a few reminders about our challenge requirements.
  • No lumpy, bumpy cards.  Elements on your card need to be relatively flat (no thicker than 1/4") so your card would fit in an envy (envelope) for mailing
  • Limit entries to 3 per challenge.
  • No Back Linking--cards must be posted to your blog or an online album during the challenge dates. If it was posted online BEFORE the beginning of our challenge, it cannot be linked.
  • Entry must be for the current theme.
  • Cards Only SOMETHING SPOOKY.

Hope you can play along!!!

Thanks soo much for stopping by and have a great day!!!!

Monday, September 17, 2018

Fall Birthday Card.

Hello and good morning...


Happy Monday!!! Hope you all had a great weekend and are getting ready for the new week.
 
Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: FEELS LIKE FALL.. -Use anything on your card that depicts the season Fall.

Here is my card for the challenge:
 




I used a much some fall papers and decided to make a birthday card with it.. adding a fall tree as an embellishment and staying with the fall color scheme:

 
Here are a few reminders about our challenge requirements.
  • No lumpy, bumpy cards.  Elements on your card need to be relatively flat (no thicker than 1/4") so your card would fit in an envy (envelope) for mailing
  • Limit entries to 3 per challenge.
  • No Back Linking--cards must be posted to your blog or an online album during the challenge dates. If it was posted online BEFORE the beginning of our challenge, it cannot be linked.
  • Entry must be for the current theme.
  • Cards Only FEELS LIKE FALL.

Hope you can play along!!!

Thanks soo much for stopping by and have a great day!!!!

Monday, September 3, 2018

You are Berry Sweet.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! Happy September and Labor Day... hope you have an enjoyable long weekend....
 
Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: Fruits Of Your Labor. -Feature any fruit on your card...cherries, apples, bananas etc.

Here is my card for the challenge:






I used a much older October Afternoon line, and the berries on it were perfect for this challenge.... I punched out a few from the paper, and then found this tab card to use with the strawberry on it, then outlines the dots:

 


Here are a few reminders about our challenge requirements.
  • No lumpy, bumpy cards.  Elements on your card need to be relatively flat (no thicker than 1/4") so your card would fit in an envy (envelope) for mailing
  • Limit entries to 3 per challenge.
  • No Back Linking--cards must be posted to your blog or an online album during the challenge dates. If it was posted online BEFORE the beginning of our challenge, it cannot be linked.
  • Entry must be for the current theme.
  • Cards Only Fruits Of Your Labor.

Hope you can play along!!!

Thanks soo much for stopping by and have a great day!!!!

Monday, August 20, 2018

"A" birthday card...

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! Well.... it's that time of the year... back to school, and today is the first day for all 3 of our kids to go back.
 
Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: Color Challenge. Yellow and Black.... Create a card featuring these two colors which must be prominent on your card.

Here is my card for the challenge:



I used a mix of a couple of older lines from Echo Park, that worked perfectly for this challenge. I went to take a close up, and realized when I uploaded it, that my pic was blurry (oooppps)... and the card is already on the way to someone.

Here are a few reminders about our challenge requirements.
  • No lumpy, bumpy cards.  Elements on your card need to be relatively flat (no thicker than 1/4") so your card would fit in an envy (envelope) for mailing
  • Limit entries to 3 per challenge.
  • No Back Linking--cards must be posted to your blog or an online album during the challenge dates. If it was posted online BEFORE the beginning of our challenge, it cannot be linked.
  • Entry must be for the current theme.
  • Cards Only Color Challenge.

Hope you can play along!!!

Thanks soo much for stopping by and have a great day!!!!

Monday, August 6, 2018

A New "Hi" Card.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! Happy August!!! Please don't tell me summer is starting to wind down.. I'm just not ready....
 
Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: SOMETHING NEW. -- Create a card featuring a new technique, new ink, a new stamp, etc.

Here is my card for the challenge:


I used a NEW to me pack of paper that hadn't been open yet...
Also I tried a NEW stitch on my sewing machine that I've never used before.. Not sure if I love it, but it was fun to try it:


Here are a few reminders about our challenge requirements.
  • No lumpy, bumpy cards.  Elements on your card need to be relatively flat (no thicker than 1/4") so your card would fit in an envy (envelope) for mailing
  • Limit entries to 3 per challenge.
  • No Back Linking--cards must be posted to your blog or an online album during the challenge dates. If it was posted online BEFORE the beginning of our challenge, it cannot be linked.
  • Entry must be for the current theme.
  • Cards Only SOMETHING NEW.

Hope you can play along!!!

Thanks soo much for stopping by and have a great day!!!!

Monday, July 16, 2018

Happy Birthday Sunshine.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! Hope your month of July is treating you well and you are enjoying the sunshine and outdoors.
 
Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: ON THE BEACH. -- Create a card with any theme as long as you see a beach image.

Here is my card for the challenge:


I went with a birthday themed card an used a 3x4 tab card as my focal point, and then decorated around with it, with washi tape and sequins:

Here are a few reminders about our challenge requirements.
  • No lumpy, bumpy cards.  Elements on your card need to be relatively flat (no thicker than 1/4") so your card would fit in an envy (envelope) for mailing
  • Limit entries to 3 per challenge.
  • No Back Linking--cards must be posted to your blog or an online album during the challenge dates. If it was posted online BEFORE the beginning of our challenge, it cannot be linked.
  • Entry must be for the current theme.
  • Cards Only ON THE BEACH.

Hope you can play along!!!

Thanks soo much for stopping by and have a great day!!!!

Monday, July 2, 2018

Make a Wish Super Star.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! Happy July and happy 4th of July coming up with week... We are planning on our annual Freedom Run 5k and I can't wait!!!
 
Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: Twinkle Little Stars. --If you're in the USA you might want to make a patriotic STARS card or any card theme with STARS.

Here is my card for the challenge:



I made a birthday card and used star paper along with a few enamel stars on the star paper to add some pop:

Here are a few reminders about our challenge requirements.
  • No lumpy, bumpy cards.  Elements on your card need to be relatively flat (no thicker than 1/4") so your card would fit in an envy (envelope) for mailing
  • Limit entries to 3 per challenge.
  • No Back Linking--cards must be posted to your blog or an online album during the challenge dates. If it was posted online BEFORE the beginning of our challenge, it cannot be linked.
  • Entry must be for the current theme.
  • Cards Only TWINKLE LITTLE STAR.

Hope you can play along!!!

Thanks soo much for stopping by and have a great day!!!!

Monday, June 18, 2018

Celebrate in blue.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! Hope you all had a great weekend and are really getting into summer.
 
Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: FEELING BLUE AND DISTRESSED. --Create a card with Distress Inks and a lot of the color blue.

Here is my card for the challenge:






I made this card, inked the edges with Distress ink and then used a different blue to stamp the balloon and sentiment.

Here are a few reminders about our challenge requirements.
  • No lumpy, bumpy cards.  Elements on your card need to be relatively flat (no thicker than 1/4") so your card would fit in an envy (envelope) for mailing
  • Limit entries to 3 per challenge.
  • No Back Linking--cards must be posted to your blog or an online album during the challenge dates. If it was posted online BEFORE the beginning of our challenge, it cannot be linked.
  • Entry must be for the current theme.
  • Cards Only FEELING BLUE AND DISTRESSED.

Hope you can play along!!!

Thanks soo much for stopping by and have a great day!!!!