Monday, March 20, 2017

Thanks.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! hope you all had a great weekend. I'm super excited that Spring is on the way and it should start warming up a bit.

Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge:BLACK and WHITE. - Cards that are mainly black and white with a smidge of color.

 
Here is my card for the challenge:
 



I went through a few 6x6 pads of paper and pulled some black and white papers, and then threw in pop of aqua:
 

  
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 BLACK and WHITE.

Hope you can play along!!!

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

Monday, March 6, 2017

Its Your Birthday- a simple card.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! hope you all had a great weekend.

Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge:KEEP IT SIMPLE. -Simple cards only, think one layer, CAS, stamping on the base, make a card in 10 mins etc.


Here is my card for the challenge:


I made this card in less than 10 mins. I used one piece of PP, both sides of it, and then fussy cut out the stars.

The sequins were sitting in a container on my desk, so I just grabbed them and the doily was in a kit I pulled the paper from, so everything was at close range.


  
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 KEEP IT SIMPLE.

Hope you can play along!!!

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

Monday, February 20, 2017

Happy BIrthday.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! hope you all had a great weekend. Yay for a long weekend right!!!

Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge:ROSES ARE RED, VIOLETS ARE BLUE. - Cards with red and blue.

 
Here is my card for the challenge:
 


I thought it would be perfect for make a birthday card, and can go for a girl or a boy.. I used an older Authentique line that came to mind:
 

  
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 ROSES ARE RED, VIOLETS ARE BLUE.

Hope you can play along!!!

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

Monday, February 6, 2017

Be Mine.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! hope you all had a great weekend. Who can believe that it's already February?? Time for Valentines day...

Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge:BE MY VALENTINE. -using the sentiment " Be Mine" or "Happy Valentines Day."

 
Here is my card for the challenge:
 


I  fussy cut the large X and O along with the little conversation hearts for embellies:
  
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 BE MY VALENTINE.

Hope you can play along!!!

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

Monday, January 16, 2017

Get Well Soon.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! hope you all had a great weekend....

Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: GRAY and PINK.

 
Here is my card for the challenge:
 

I used a dark gray cardstock for my base, and then a pink doily for a girlie feel on the card, as well as some mixed alphas of the two colors:
 

 
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 GRAY and PINK.

Hope you can play along!!!

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

Monday, January 2, 2017

Hi- Snowbirds.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday and Happy New Year!!! hope you all had a wonderful New Years and got to celebrate and hoping 2017 brings the best for you.

Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: SNOW BIRDS. 
That means we'd like to see cards that feature snow in some form--snow scenes, snowmen, snow flakes, snow flurries etc. BUT somewhere there must be at least ONE bird. 
 
Here is my card for the challenge:
 

I used the December Apron Strings card kit, which was packed with fun snowey papers, and then added a wooden bird from my stash (remember those?) along with some washi tape from my stash:
 

 
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 SNOW BIRDS.

Hope you can play along!!!

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

Monday, December 19, 2016

Dec 25.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! hope you enjoyed your weekend.. December is flying by and just a few more days till Christmas, which is fast approaching.

Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: CELEBRATE THE SEASON.- a card to celebrate the season--any holiday that is celebrate this time of the year!
 
Here is my card for the challenge:
 






I used the November Apron Strings card kit, which was packed with holiday papers and perfect for a Christmas holiday 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-CELEBRATE THE SEASON.

Hope you can play along!!!

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

Monday, December 5, 2016

Shine On- Sweet.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! hope you enjoyed your weekend..  And it's crazy that it's already December, how the heck did that happen???

Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: WOULDN'T THAT BE SWEET.- a card that features something SWEET such as candy, cookies, cupcakes or maybe a sweet teddy bear, animal, child etc.
 
Here is my card for the challenge:





For my sweet item, I added a candy cane to my Christmas 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- WOULDN'T THAT BE SWEET.

Hope you can play along!!!

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

Monday, November 21, 2016

Thank You.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! hope you enjoyed your weekend..  And hope you are planning on having a wonderful Thanksgiving with your family.

Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: THANK YOU.-cards with Thanksgiving scenes or colors are okay as long as it says "Thanks" or "Thank you" ·
 
Here is my card for the challenge:


 
I added a fun lil fall cluster to the card for an accent and fussy cut a red arrow from the PP to add on:
 

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-THANK YOU.

Hope you can play along!!!

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

Monday, November 7, 2016

Hey Pumpkin.

Hello and good morning...

Happy Monday!!! hope you enjoyed your weekend..  I can't believe we are already in November and that Thanksgiving is really coming up so quickly.

Up on the Cards In Envy blog is the latest card challenge to play along with.
The challenge: JUST PUMPKINS.
 
Here is my card for the challenge:


I used some Echo Park and Carta Bella papers and then fussy cut out a cute lil pumpkin:
 

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- JUST PUMPKINS.

Hope you can play along!!!

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