Saturday, August 31, 2013

Fresh Brewed Designs cards 8/31/2013

Hello , I am going to share 2 cards on this post. The digis are by Fresh Brewed Designs. You can find them here http://www.freshbreweddesigns.com/
 
 I am using 3 digis for this card. I am using  "Daniel in the Garden", "Fresh Brewed Flowers", and "Rainy Days Sentiment".
 
Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02- skin, E41, E43, E44, E49- hair, YR01, YR04, YR09- shirt, B93, B95, B97- overalls, E31, E33, E37- soil, YR01, YR04, YG03, YG93- carrots, C1, C3, C5, C7- watering can, E0000, E000, E00- sign, R29, R35, C1, C3, C5- shovel, E41, E43, E44, E47- window and window box, B00, Bo1, B02, B05, RV10, BV13- curtains, Y04- inside the window, G03, G07, YG41- grass in box, YG93, YG95, YG97- leaves, BV01, BV04, BV08- teacup  flowers, B21, B23, B26- coffee cup flowers, RV21, RV13, Y04- flowers.
 
The grass and bushes were cut using Deckled decorative edge scissors.
 
The planks on the side of the house were made using a score board scoring every 1/2".
 
The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".
 
I am using "Latte Bouquet" for this card.
 
Copics used are B21, B23, B26, B29- blowers, YG93, YG95- leaves, BG000, BG01- vase, E41, E44- coffee beans in vase.
 
Gelly Roll pens used are Green Metallic- stems, Blue Metallic- stamen of flower.
 
The ribbon is by Details & Accessories.
 
The papers are by Recollections- blue, DCWV- prints, Georgia Pacific- white.
 
The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".
 
Thanks for dropping by. I hope you will check out what the other ladies did. Here is the link to the Fresh Brewed Designs blog  http://freshbreweddesigns.blogspot.com/
 
Have a good day. Edwina

Up, Up and Away card

Hello, Today I am using a Fresh Brewed Designs digi called "Heart Balloon". You can find it here http://www.freshbreweddesigns.com/  You can find the Fresh Brewed Designs blog here http://freshbreweddesigns.blogspot.com/

Copics used are RV06, RV09- heart, E41, E43, E44- basket, RV10, RV13, RV21, BV00, BV02, BV04- balloon, RV10, RV13, RV21- flags.

Copper Metallic Gelly Roll pen was used on the rope.

The 3 dots are paper Candi by Craftworks.

The ribbon is by Offray.

The papers are by Recollections- lavender, Philadelphia Group- cloud print, Georgia Pacific- white.

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful Day. Edwina

Friday, August 30, 2013

Loving the Candy card

Hello, Today I am using a digi by Sandi Huggett. I got it by joining in the Creative Freebie Challenge at the Outlawz.

Copics used are YR24, YR21, Y15, Y13, Y02, W10, E44, RV10, RV13- bear, YR01, YR04, YR09, YG03, YG95- jack o lantern, YR01, YR04, YR07, YR27- candy holder, V04, V06, V09- costume.

Gelly Roll pens used are purple stardust, yellow stardust.

The papers are by Recollections- orange, purple, Georgia Pacific- white, Free Vintage Digitals- stripe and dot digital papers. You can find these digital papers here http://freevintagedigistamps.blogspot.com/

The ribbon is recycled. My parents got it on something they bought.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz Creative Freebie Challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/cfc

Thanks for dropping by. Have a Happy Day. Edwina


Trick or Treat card

Hello, I am, using a digi by Anne Fenton. I got it by joining in the Creative Freebie Challenge at the Outlawz.

Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02- skin, YG24- hair, BG01- eyes, E04- lips, YR01, YR02, YR04, YR07, YR27- oranges, G03, G05, G07, YG41- greens, Y0000, Y00, Y02- moon.

The papers are by Recollections- purple, orange, black, Georgia Pacific- white, Free Vintage Digitals- orange with black dots digital paper. You can find this paper here http://freevintagedigistamps.blogspot.com/

The ribbon is recycled. It was on something my parents bought about 1 yard and they gave it to me to use.

The 3 orange dots are paper Candi by Craftworks.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz Creative Freebie Challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/cfc

thanks for dropping by. Have a happy and safe day. Edwina



Trick or Treat card

Hello, Today I am using a digi by Sandi Huggett.  I got it by joining in the CFC at the Outlawz.

Copics used are E31, E33, E57, E59, W10, RV10, RV13- bear, V04, V06, V09- costume, YR01, YR04, YR09, YR27- pumpkin candy holder, YG03, YG95, YR01, YR04, YR09 pumpkin.

Gelly Roll pens used are Yellow Stardust, and  purple stardust.

The papers are by Recollections- orange, swirl print, Georgia Pacific- white, Free Vintage Digitals- stripe and dot digital papers. You can find the free digital papers here http://freevintagedigistamps.blogspot.com/ Please leave Pamela a comment if you get them.

The card is 4 1/4" x 41/4".

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz Sketch Challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/sketchchallenge/forum/topics/wednesday-sketch-challenge-august-28th

Hope you have a wonderful day. Edwina

Monday, August 26, 2013

A Smile is the light in your window card

Hello, Today I am using a digi by Spyder's Corner. You can find it here http://dragonsmoore.blogspot.com/

Copics used are Y13, Y15, Y17- bee, YG01, YG03, YG93, YG95, YG99- leaves, YR00, YR01, YR04, YR09, - flowers, Y00, Y06, Y17, YR21, R29- flower centers.

Clear Stardust Gelly Roll pen was used on the bee's wings and antennas.

The sentiment is by Lisa Decosse at Decosse's Dynamite Doodles. You can find it here http://decossesdynamitedoodles.blogspot.com/

The papers are by Recollections- orange, green, and print, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 5" x 6 1/2".

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz CAS challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/sundayscleanandsimplecas/forum/topics/cas-challenge-august-25-2013

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day. Edwina

Whimsy Stamps challenge CAS- http://whimsyinspires.blogspot.com.au/2013/08/challenge-62-at-whimsy-stamps-theme.html

Ready or not here I grow card

Hello Today I am using a digi by Dragonsmoore, Spyder's Other Corner. You can find it here http://dragonsmoore.blogspot.com/

Copics used are YG61, Yg63, YG67- leaves, Y13, Y15, Y17- bee, Y00, Y06, Y17, YR21- center of flowers, BV01, BV02, BV04, BV08- flowers.

Clear Stardust Gelly Roll pen was used on the bee's wings and antennas.

I used the sketch at the Outlawz today for this card.

The sentiment is from Snoopy's Homemade Fun. You can find here blog here http://snoopyshomemadefun.blogspot.com/

The ribbon is by the Morex Corp.

The dots are paper Candi by Craftworks. They were cream colored. I colored them with Copics YG63.

The papers are by Recollections- white, purple, Bazzill- green.

The card is 6 1/2" x 6".

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz Sketch challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/sketchchallenge/forum/topics/wednesday-sketch-21august13

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day and grow where ever you are. Edwina


Hello, Today I am using Scrapping With Lisa's paper piecing files "Flower Garden" and "Hibiscus". You can find them here http://scrappingwithlisadesigns.com/

I decided to make a note card set and I thought the hibiscus went well with it. I used the pdf files on each one. Some of the flowers have glitter glue, some Clear Stardust Gelly Roll pen, and some Viva Décor yellow pearl pen used on them. I added a yellow dew drop to the jonquil, and a yellow pearl to the pansy.

The pearls, flower buttons and dew drop are from Miriam's Crafting Supplies. You can find them here http://miriamscraftingblog.com/supplies.html

The red, green, and purple dots are paper Candi by Craftworks.

The ribbons are by Morex Corp, Offray, American Crafts, and Michales,

The papers are by Recollections- prints, red, pink, yellow, and purple, Georgia Pacific- white.

The cards are all 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

Thanks for dropping by. Have a good day. Edwina

Sunday, August 25, 2013

Robyn's Fetish Challenge #174 rectangle cards only

Hello, Today at Robyn's Fetish our challenge is to make rectangle cards only. I am using a digi by Mayzy Art. It is called "Easter Xandra". This such a cute image. Mayzy Art is is our sponsor this week. The winner gets 5 digital stamps of their choice from the Mayzy art store. You can find the Mayzy Art store here http://mayzyart.com/

Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02- skin, E13, E17, E33, E37, E95- hair, BG01, BG05- eyes, E04, RV10- lips,W1, W3, W5, RV10, E57, E59- rabbit, BV01, BV04, BV08, Y06- flowers, YG61, YG63, YG67- leaves, YG01, YG03, YG07- grass, B000, B00, B01, B02, B04- dress, (B00, B02, B05- blues, Y06, Y15, Y17- yellows, YR00, YR01, YR04, YR09- oranges, R20, R22, r24- reds, G03, G07, YG41- greens)- eggs

Purple Stardust Gelly Roll pen was used on the Easter Egg with dots, Yellow Stardust on the yellow stripes, Clear Stardust as accents on other eggs and dress.

The dots on my card are paper Candi by Craftworks.

The papers I used are by Recollections- pinks, Georgia Pacific- white.

The pink papers are spritzed with Crafter's Companion Spray and Sparkle Iridescent glitter varnish.

The doily is cut Using Cricut cartridge Elegant Edges.

The card is 6" x 4 1/4".

Thanks for dropping by. Have a wonderful day. Edwina



Thursday, August 22, 2013

Have a Happy Day card

Hello, Today I am using a digi by Sandi Huggett. I got it by joining in the Creative Freebie Challenge at the Outlawz. You can find the challenge here http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/cfc/forum/topics/creative-freebie-challenge-aug-12-to-aug-24th

Copics used are Y00, Y02, Y13, Y15- flowers, YG03,YG93, YG95, YG97, YG99- leaves.

The center of the flowers are done using Copper Glitter by Recollections.

The 2 dots are paper Candi by Craftworks.

The ribbon is by Really Reasonable Ribbon.

The papers are by Recollections- dot, Swiss dot, and yellow parchment prints, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz Creative Freebie Challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/cfc/forum/topics/creative-freebie-challenge-aug-12-to-aug-24th

Thanks for dropping by. Have a happy day. Edwina





The Taste of summer card

Hello, Today I am using a digi by Anne Fenton. I got it by joining in the Creative Freebie Challenge at The Outlawz. You can find the challenge here. http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/cfc/forum/topics/creative-freebie-challenge-aug-12-to-aug-24th

Copics used are YG01, YG03, YG93, YG95, YG97, YG99, R29- frog, B21, B23, B28- glasses, YG61, YG63- hillside, YG67, E31, E33- cat tails, G03, G07, G28, YG41- lily pad, BG11, BG13, BG15, BG18- water, BG000- sky.

Gelly Roll pens were used on the butterfly- Clear Stardust, Sky Stardust, Blue Stardust.

The 2 dots are paper Candi by Craftworks.

The sentiment is by Word art World.

The papers are by Hot Off the Press- stripe, Recollections- blue, Georgia Pacific- white, Bazzill- green, Swiss dot - from my scrapes.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz Creative Freebie Challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/cfc/forum/topics/creative-freebie-challenge-aug-12-to-aug-24th

Twist of Faith animal challenge- http://twistoffaithcards.blogspot.com/

I hope you are having a wonderful Summer. Edwina

It's Time to Have Fun card


Hello, Today I am using a digi by Tibets Trinkets Images.

Copics used on the metal of the watch are Y13, Y15, Y17, Y28.

The papers are by Recollections- tan, black, Graphics 45- print, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 4 1/4" x 4 1/4".

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz CAS challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/sundayscleanandsimplecas/forum/topics/cas-challenge-august-18-2013

Thanks for dropping by. Don't forget to have fun. Edwina

Hello Friend card

Hello, Today I am using a Gerda Steiner digi. You can find it here http://gerdasteinerdesigns.com/

Copics used are V04, V06, BV01, BV02, BV04, BV08- octopus, BG000- water, BG01, BG05- bubbles.

Clear Stardust Gelly Roll pen was used on the bubbles and the dots on the octopus.

The ribbon is by Morex Corp.

The papers are by Bazzill- purple, Recollections- blue, Georgia Pacific- white, Create With TLC- print. You can find it here http://www.artfire.com/ext/shop/studio/tlc4lo

The card is 5" x 6 1/2".

I am entering this card in:

Gerda Steiner challenge- http://gerdasteinerdesigns.com/challenge2/

Lady Anne's Stamp challenge- http://www.ladyanneschallenges.com/stamp-challenge.html

Thanks for dropping by. I hope your day is full of Happiness. Edwina






Imagine That "Bella's Balloons"

Hello, Today I am using "Bella's Balloons" by Imagine That. You can find it here http://www.imaginethatdigistamp.com/

Copics used are W1, W3, W5, RV10, Rv13- cat, E000, E00, E01, E02- skin, E41, E43, E44, E49- hair, E04, RV02- lips, BG01- eyes, RV02, RV04, RV09- pinks for outfit, V04- flowers YG03, G03, G07- leaves, (R20, R22, R24- reds, B00, B01, B05- blues, YG000, YG01, YG03- greens)- balloons.

The paper for the grass is handmade. It was white cardstock. I sponged it with 2 different Tim Holtz distress ink refills. Then drew on the grass blades.

The gems are by Studio g. they were clear. I colored them with Copics to match the balloons. Copics used are BG01, YG03, and R29.

The Shy paper is by Philadelphia group. I then drew in some more clouds and added some blue to the sky.

The poke-a-dot paper was in my scrap box. The white paper is by Georgia Pacific.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

Thanks for dropping by for a visit. Edwina


Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Imagine That "Joyous Reindeer" tri shutter card


Hello, Today I am using "Merry and Bright" papers and "Joyous Reindeer" digis by Imagine That. You can find them here http://www.imaginethatdigistamp.com/

I used the separate reindeer in the set then cropped the sentiment from the digi - sentiment combo. I made the sentiment 8" long.

Copics used are R22, R29, R35, R59- reds, G03, G07, YG41- greens, E000, E00, E11, E13, E15, E17, E18- deer.

Clear Stardust Gelly Roll pen was used on the lights.

The corners of the front of the card was cut using a Fiskars corner punch.

The twine for the light sentiment is by The Twinery.

The Christmas verse I wrote myself.

The papers are by Imagine That- prints, Recollections- red, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 6" x 4" when folded up. It is 6" x 12" when opened up.

Thanks for dropping by. Edwina





Imagine That "Joyous Reindeer" card

Hello, Today I am using  "Joyous Reindeer" digi and "Merry and Bright" papers by Imagine That. You can find them here http://www.imaginethatdigistamp.com/

I printed the digi sentiment combo and then cut the sentiment off. I thought it would look good on the top of my card. I pop dotted the sentiment.

Copics used are E000, E00, E11, E13, E15, E17, E18- deer, B21, B23, B26, B28- blues, G03, G07, G41- greens, R29, R35- reds, Y13, Y17- yellows, V04, V06- purples, YR01, YR04- oranges, B01, B04- blue lights.

Gelly Roll pens used are Gold Metallic and Clear Stardust- word JOY> Green Gelly Roll- light wire, ( Yellow Stardust, Orange Stardust, Clear Stardust, Green Stardust, Purple Stardust, Sky Stardust)- lights.

The papers are by Imagine That- prints, Georgia Pacific- white, Recollections- red.

The card is 5" x 6 1/2".

Thanks for dropping by. Edwina

Monday, August 19, 2013

Garden Double layout

Hello, Today I am using "Mouse Under Flower", "Flower Garden", and  "Snail Under Flower" paper Piecing Files by Scrapping With Lisa. You can find them here http://scrappingwithlisadesigns.com/

I used the pdf files and fussy cut them out. Once glued together. I added Perfect Pearls- blue, and Viva Décor- yellow around the flower centers in drops. Then I added glitter glue to the inside of that. I added google eyes to both the snail and mouse. The tiny flowers is one from the "Flower Garden" set. I printed them thumbnail size. I also added Viva Decor and Glitter glue to the centers of them.

The butterflies are a stamp and punch set by Martha Steward.

The grass is cut using deckled decorative edge scissors.

The journal cards are drawn with a ruler and blue metallic Gelly Roll pen.

Thanks for dropping by. Edwina




Sunday, August 18, 2013

Robyn's Fetish Challenge #173 frame it

Hello, Today at Robyn's Fetish our challenge is to use a frame. I am using "Lilies and Butterfly Frame" by Delicious Doodles.Delicious Doodles is our sponsor this week. The winner gets 4 digis from the Delicious Doodles store. You can find their store here http://deliciousdoodles.blogspot.com/

Copics used are YR01, YR04, YR09, YR27- lilies, B21, B23, B26- butterfly, E41, E43, R44, E47, E49- frame.

I printed off 2 of the digi. I cut out the one image, and the lilies and the wing span on one side and body of the butterfly and pop dotted them on the other image. I then glued it to my cardstock with the sentiment.

The twine is Denim by The Twinery.

The metal/ gem charm is by Jolees Boutique.

The papers are by Georgia Pacific- white, Chatterbox- plaid.

The card is 5" x 6 1/2".

Thanks for dropping by. I hope you'll join in on our challenge. Edwina





Saturday, August 17, 2013

What a Treat Having You as a Friend card

I liked this image so much I did it in 2 color schemes.
 
Hello, Today I am using a digi by Creative Bug on the Loose. You can find it here http://www.creativebugdigis.com/
The sentimenton the blue card is by Create with TLC. You can find it here http://www.artfire.com/ext/shop/studio/tlc4lo

copics used are B21, B23, B26, B29- blue bugs, YG03, YG93, YG95- leaves, R29, R35, R59, C10- red bugs, E41, E43, E44- cat tails.

Gelly Roll pens used are Sky Stardust on the blue bugs and the trail for my butterfly ribbon pin.

The ribbon is by American Crafts- red and blue with dots, Details- blue sheer. The pin I made using glass beads in my collection.

The buttons are by Favorite Findings.

The 3 blue dots with glitter dots are Paper Candi by Craftworks. I used blue Stardust Gelly Roll pen to add the dots to them.

The papers are by Bazzill-light and olive green shimmers, blue, Recollections- olive, black, red, Georgia Pacific- white.

Both cards are 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

Thanks for dropping by. Don't forget to stop by Creative Bug on the Loose Naomi has a freebie each week.  Edwina

Optimism card

Hello, Today I am using 2 digis. The sentiment is from Lisa Decosse. You can get it free by going to the Path Of Positivity blog herehttp://pathofpositivitychallenge.blogspot.com/
The flower digi is by Anne Fenton on Anne's  Cards 4 U. You can find it here http://annescards4u.blogspot.com/

Copics used are V01, V04, V06, V09- butterflies, BV01, BV02, BV04, BV09, BV31, Y06- flowers, YG41, G03, G07, G28- vine and leaves.

The flourish was hand drawn with Purple Stardust Gelly Roll Pen. Once dry I added pearls. These dark purple pearls are from Miriam's Crafting Supplies. You can find them here http://miriamscraftingblog.com/supplies.html

The butterfly ribbon is by Really Reasonable ribbon. You can find it here http://www.reasonableribbon.com/

The paper is a digital paper by Lisa Decosse. I got it by joining in her Treasure Hunt on her Decosse's Dynamite Doodles blog. You can find her blog here http://decossesdynamitedoodles.blogspot.com/

The card is 5" x 6 1/2".

I am entering this card in:

Miriam's Crafting Supplies use 2 or more shades of purple challenge- http://miriamscraftingblog.com/index.html

Path of Positivity Optimism challenge- http://pathofpositivitychallenge.blogspot.com/

Lady Anne's Stamp Challenge- http://www.ladyanneschallenges.com/stamp-challenge.html




Alittle Birdie told me you needed a hug card

Hello, Today I am using a digi by Gerda Steiner. You can find it here http://gerdasteinerdesigns.com/

Copics used are R29, R35- heart, B21, B23, B26, B29- bird, Y00, Y04, Y17 beak and feet.

The red background paper is clear vellum with Copics R24, R29, R35, R59 refill drops on it. They were allowed to run together to cover the paper. I then used a sponge to make a design in the ink.

The other papers are by Recollections- blue, and yellow, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

I am entering this card in :

The Outlawz CAS blue, red, yellow  challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/sundayscleanandsimplecas/forum/topics/cas-challenge-august-11-2013

Fall Harvest card

Hello, Today I am using a digi by Robyn's Fetish. You can find it here http://robynsfetish.com

Copics used are B21, B23, B29- blues, R22, R29, R35- reds, Y13, Y15, Y17- yellows.

The leaves are cut using Cricut cartridge Mother's Day Bouquet.

The red and yellow paper are homemade. The other papers are by Bazzill- blue, DCWV- green, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz Sketch Challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/sketchchallenge/forum/topics/wednesday-sketch-challenge-august-14th

Best Friends card

Hello, Today I am using a digi by Create With TLC. You can find it here http://www.artfire.com/ext/shop/studio/tlc4lo

Copics used are E000, E00, E01- skin, R81, R83, R85- pinks, B60, B63, B66, B29- violet-blues, W1, W3, W5- ground, E0000, E000, E00- banner.

The buttons are by Favorite findings.

The lace is by Really Reasonable Ribbon.

The flower is by Recollections.

The corners are punched using a Fiskars corner punch.

The papers are by Bazzill- blue, Recollections- prints, Georgia Pacific- white for digi.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz PAM best friends challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/saturdayscarpbookingchallenge/forum/topics/paper-a-la-mode-august-10-16-best-friends

Friday, August 16, 2013

Summertime Contentment card

Hello, Today I am using a digi by Fresh Brewed Designs called "My Island". You can find it here http://www.freshbreweddesigns.com/

Copics used are YG93, YG95, YG97- palm leaves, E31, E33, E37- tree trunk, E00, E11, E31- sand, BG000- sky, BG11, BG13, BG15- water, Y06, Y15, Y17- sun, E31, E33- coconuts.

Gelly Roll pens used are Silver Metallic, Purple Stardust, Green Stardust, Orange Stardust- chair, Clear Stardust- waves, Yellow Stardust- sun.

The papers are by BaZZILL- BLUE, Georgia pacific- white, The Sea Shell paper is a digital paper by Far Far Hills.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz Twisted Thursday Challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/prismaandothermediums/forum/topics/twisted-thursdays-challenge-aug-15-21-mixed-media






Thursday, August 15, 2013

Guest Designer for Craft Challenge

                                                     
                                                          Tags using Kris Krinkle.



                                   
                                      I made a box using Rudolph Came to Town.

                                                    Closeup of top of the box.

                                                  Another angle of the box.

Hello, Today I am a guest designer for Craft Challenge. I have been asked to make a Christmas project. You can find Craft Challenge's challenge blog here http://trimmiescraftchallenge.blogspot.com/  I am using Robyn's Fetish digis "Rudolph Came to Town, and Kris Krinkle". You can find them here http://robynsfetish.com I am a Robyn's Fetish Design Team member. I would like to Thank Craft Challenge for having me join in this week. It was a lot of fun.

Copics used on Kris Krinkle- E000, E00, E01, E02, - skin, C00, C1, C3- beard and hair, E04, R20, R22- lips, B04- eyes. One the second tag I used R29 for his red clothing.

The Holly was done using  Green stardust, red Gelly Roll pens.

Copics used on Rudolph Came to Town are E000, E00, E11, E13, E15, E17, E18, RV02, RV13, R24, R29 - deer, W1, W3, W5- halter, B21, B24, B26, B29- bow, YG93, YG95, YG97- wreath, R29, R35, R59, Y13- poinsettias, Y13, Y15, Y17, Y28- bells.

Gelly Roll pens used are Sky Stardust- ornaments, Yellow Stardust- centers of Poinsettias, Clear Stardust- bells on halter.

The Embossing was done using a Cuttlebug snowflake embossing folder.

The snowflake border was punched using a Martha steward border punch.

The gems and snowflake gems are by Darice. They were clear. I colored some of the gems with Copics B29 and some of the snowflakes with B24, and B29.

The ribbon and lace are by Really Reasonable Ribbon on the box. The red and green ribbons are by Offray.

The papers are by Recollections- reds, greens and plaid, Georgia Pacific- white, Bazzill- blue.

The tag with strips paper was made by using stripes of paper and gluing it onto a piece of white cardstock.

The box measures 3" high x 4" x 4".

Thanks for dropping by. I hope you will join in at Craft Challenge making a Christmas project. Edwina


Imagine That " Pretty Petunias"


Hello, Today I am using "Pretty Petunias" by Imagine That. You can find them here http://www.imaginethatdigistamp.com/

Copics used are BV00, V04, V06, V09, Y04- flowers, YG61, YG63, YG67- leaves, W1, W3, W5, G03, G07, YG03, B21, B23, YR04, Y17, R24- bird, Y13, Y15, Y17, Y28- frame, YR00, YR01, YG00, YG000- background.

The gems were clear gems by Studio g. I colored them with Copics V09. The 3 larger dots are paper Candi by Craftworks.

The doily came from a tea room here in New Jersey.

The ribbon is by Morex corp.

The papers are by Recollections- light purple and dark purple, Georgia Pacific- white, and  lavender poke a dot I got in a scrap swap.

The card is 5" x 6 1/2".

Thanks for dropping in for a visit. I am always glad to see you. Edwina


Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Nature the art of God card


Hello, Today i am using Scrapping With Lisa"s "Hal Hooter" pdf file. I made him similar to an easel card. There is a cut in the nest and a tab on the owl slides into it so it will stand up.

The rim of the nest is pop doted up. I cut 1/8" stripes of different color cardstoch to make the twigs for the nest.

The sentiment is by Create With TLC. You can find it here http://www.artfire.com/ext/shop/studio/tlc4lo I colored the sentiment with copics E31, E33, E37.

The papers I used are by Georgia Pacific- white, Recollections- browns.

Have a wonderful day. Edwina

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Robyn's Fetish Challenge#172 lots of layers

Hello, Today at Robyn's Fetish we are to use lots of layers. I am using "Follow Your Dreams" by Wings & Willows. Wings & Willows is our sponsor this week. The winner gets a $10 gift certificate to the Wings & Willows store. You can find the store here http://www.etsy.com/shop/WingsandWillows

I printed the digi off 4 times. I colored all of the first digi then different sections of each one creating 4 layers on the image.I pop dotted each layer. I also have layers of cardstock.

Copics used are ( RV00, RV02, RV06- pink, B00, B01, B05- blues, Y02, Y15, Y17- yellows, YG00, YG01, YG03, G05- greens)- balloon, W1, W3, W5- sandbags, E41, E43, E44, E47- basket, BG000- clouds, E000, E00, E01- pig, C00, C1, C3- sheep, E31, E33, E37- donkey, W1- ropes, C1, C3- telescope.

Inkadinkadoo Chalk was used on the sky.

Gelly Roll pens used are brown- birds, ( blue, purple, clear, yellow, orange, green)- stardusts as accents on balloon.

The papers are by Georgia Pacific- white, Recollections- green, pink, Bazzill- blue.

The card is 4 1/2' x 5 1/2"

Have a wonderful day. Don't forget to follow your dreams. Edwina


Saturday, August 10, 2013

Happy Birthday card

Hello, Today I am using a digi by Fresh Brewed Designs. She is called "Happy Birthday Girlfriend".You can find it here http://www.freshbreweddesigns.com/

Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02- skin, E33, E37, E95- hair, E04, RV10- lips, YR09, YR04, YR01- cake plate, W1, W3, W5, W7- table, Y00, Y06- flame, RV02, RV06, RV09- heart, RV000, RV00, RV02- icing, RV10, RV13, RV21- cake, B21, B23, B26, B28- dress and headband.

The papers are by Recollections- plaid, Bazzill- blue, Georgia Pacific- white, Pink was in my scrap box.

The card is 5" x 4 1/8".

I am entering this card in:

The Outlawz CAS birthday challenge- http://outlawzchallenges.ning.com/group/sundayscleanandsimplecas/forum/topics/cas-challenge-august-4-2013





Calendar Girls blog hop August 10, 2013

Welcome to our August Calendar Girls' Blog Hop. It’s absolutely amazing when you do a Google search the interesting facts you may find. Such a find is special and unique occasions throughout the year!!! These unique holidays are our inspiration. As Neil Sedaka sang in his song "Calendar Girls" - "August, when you're on the beach, you steal the show!"

Our hop begins today with the lovely and super talented Jearise The entire line-up is available just in case you get bogged down with all the holidaze and craziness as you won't want to miss a single calendar event!!!! 

The line-up for August includes:
Michele- http://scrapytaz.blogspot.com

August Monthly Holidays, Special and Wacky:
  • Family Fun Month ~ Jearise
  • National Eye Exam Month - Lucy 
  • Peach Month~ Michele
  • National Picnic Month ~ Laura

August, 2013 Daily Holidays, Special and Wacky Days:

3 National Watermelon Day ~ Edwina
4 Friendship Day ~ Edwina
4 Sisters Day ~ Janet
7 National Lighthouse Day ~ Lucy 
9 Book Lover's Day ~ Christine
10 Lazy Day ~
10 National S'mores Day ~ Christine
11 Son and Daughter Day ~
12 Middle Child's Day ~
13 Left Hander's Day ~ Jearise
15 Relaxation Day - now this one's for me! ~Edwina
16 National Tell a Joke Day ~ Laura
18 Bad Poetry Day ~ Jearise
19 Aviation Day ~ Lynne & Edwina
20 National Radio Day ~ Sandy
21 Senior Citizen's Day ~ Janet
22 Be an Angel Day ~ Laura
22 National Tooth Fairy Day ~ Sandy
23 Ride the Wind Day ~
26 Women's Equality Day ~
27 Just Because Day ~ Jearise
28 Race Your Mouse Day -but we are not sure what kind of "mouse" ~
30 Frankenstein Day ~ Sandy
30 Toasted Marshmallow Day ~ Vicky



I have 4 cards and a tag to share with you today. The first card and the last card and tag have a digi by Create With TLC You can find them here http://www.artfire.com/ext/shop/studio/tlc4lo
The second card has a digi called Besties and the 3rd card has a digi called "Relax" by Fresh Brewed Designs. You can find them here http://www.freshbreweddesigns.com/

                              My first card is for National Watermelon Day. It is on August 3rd.


Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02- skin, YR21, YR23, Y21- blond hair, E33, E37, E95- red hair, E15, E43, E44- different browns on hair, (YR02, YR07, YR27- oranges, Y04, Y13, Y15, Y17- yellows, B02, B01, B05, B97- blues, YG61, YG63, YG67- greens, E41, E43- browns)- clothing, YR21, Y21, Y00- hats, YG03, YG01, G03, G05- grass, BV01- flowers, R22, R29, R35, G05, YG41- watermelon.

The dots are paper Candi by Craftworks.

The watermelon slice is hand cut and inked on the edges. The seeds are drawn with black Gelly Roll pen.  The sentiment is on a 1.5"circle punched out with a punch by Fiskars. I pop dotted the sentiment up.

The papers are by Recollections- red, green, Georgia Pacific- white..

The card is 5" x 6 1/2".

                         My next card is for Friendship Day. It is on August 4th.


Copics used are E000, E00, E01,E02- skin, E43, E44, E47, E49, E31, e33, E57, E59- hair, B21, B23, B24, B26, B29- blue clothing, V01, V04, V06, V09- purple clothing.

The headband was colored with purple stardust gelly Roll pen. The shoes and gloves were colored with Copics then I used clear stardust Gelly Roll pen on top of them.

The papers are by Recollections- purple, kraft paper, Nicole crafts- flecked vellum, Georgia Pacific- white, The border paper I got wrapped around a bottle swap 2 years ago. I was saving it for something special. I think a friend is special so it was time to use it.

The pearls are from Miriam's Crafting Supplies. You can find them here http://www.miriamscraftingblog.com/supplies.html

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

Relaxation day is August 15th. I am using "Relax" by Fresh Brewed Designs for this card.
Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02- skin, C1, C3, C5, RV02, RV06, RV09- chair, YG93, YG95, YG97- plant, E13, E15, E17, E18, E33, E37- pot, BG10, BG11, BG13, BG15, BG18- water, W00, W1, W3- sand, Y04, Y13, Y15, Y17- sun, BG000, BG01- sky, E02, E11, E13, E15- tile, B60, B63, B66- book, C1, C3, C5- sidewalk.

Gelly Roll pens used are Green Metallic, Green Stardust- greenery around palm, Blue Metallic, Pink Metallic, and Purple Metallic-pot.

The Ribbon flowers are by Offray. The leaves are hand cut.

The papers are by Recollections- pinks, green, and blue, Georgia Pacific- white, the floral print was in my scraps.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

                         Aviation Day is August 19th. I have a card and tag to share with you.

Copics used on both the card and tag are YR24, Y13, Y15, Y17- yellows, BG000- clouds, C00, C1, C3, C5- planes, B21, B23, B12- sky.

Papers are by Recollections- yellow, cobalt blue, Georgia Pacific- white, Bazzill- blue on card.

The dots are paper Candi by Craftworks.

The ribbon is by Celebrate It.

We are offering some fabulous blog 
candy to a lucky winners - 
Sandy from Scrapbook Blessings will be going through her stash and sending one lucky winner a surprise package. 
Laura will also be giving one lucky winner her favorite image from The Stamping Chef.. She is a new release so you will have to wait and see her... (She will be in this hop on my blog)
Just comment and give some bloggie love to each of the Calendar Girls.

The next stop on the hop is Janet  Thanks for stopping by and mark your calendar again next month to see what Holidays to Celebrate on September 14, 2013, for the next Calendar Girls Blog Hop!



Thursday, August 8, 2013

Imagine That "Farmer John"

Hello today I am using  "Farmer John". You can find it here http://www.imaginethatdigistamp.com/

Imagine that has this wonderful digital paper set new to the store today. You will see a project by me using it sometime soon. i love those tractors and will make a project to send my John Deere loving niece.

Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02- skin, E43, E44, E47- hair, BG01- eyes, YR21, YR24, Y21, B01, B05, B97- hat, W1, W3, W5- shoe, B01, B05, B97, Y28- overalls, C1, C3, C5, C7, C10- wheels. The green and yellow of the tractor are paper pieced. I did go in with Copics G03, and G07 to give shadows on the tractor.

The grass is cut using a pair of deckle scissors.

The butterflies were cut using my Cricut.

The papers are by Recollections- greens, blue of butterflies,  Georgia Pacific- white, Bazzill- light blue, Philadelphia Group- cloud paper.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

Thanks for dropping by. Come agai real soon. Edwina

Monday, August 5, 2013

Relaxing Summer Day card Fresh Brewed Designs digi release

Hello, Today we are having a digi release at Fresh Brewed Designs.  I am using a digi called "My Island". You can find it here http://www.freshbreweddesigns.com/.

Copics used are Y02, Y13, Y15, Y17- sun, YG93, YG95, YG97, YG99, E31, E33, E57- tree, E0000, E000, E00, E31- sand, BG10, BG11, BG13, BG15, BG18- water, R29, YR07, Y06, B01, G03, V06- chair.
Gelly Roll pens used are clear stardust- waves, clouds, Yellow Stardust- sun, Silver Metallic- chair.

The sand dollar border is by K & Company.

The card is 5 1/2" x 4 1/4".

Thanks for dropping by. Have a Relaxing Summer day. Edwina

Fresh Brewed Designs Digi Release August 5, 2013

                                                     12" x 12" scrapbook layout.

                                                      5 1/4' x 5 1/2" card

Hello, Today at Fresh Brewed Designs we are having a digi release. I am using "Blowing Bubbles 2 ". you can find it here http://www.freshbreweddesigns.com/ you can find the Fresh Brewed designs blog here  http://freshbreweddesigns.blogspot.com/

Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02- skin, E33, E37, E95- red hair, E41, E43, E44, E49- brown hair,
RV10, RV13, RV21, RV23- pink clothing, B21, B24, B26, B29- blue clothing, BG000, BG01- bubbles.

Gelly Roll pens used are Clear Stardust- bubbles, purple stardust and green stardust- bubble wands.

Papers are by Recollections- olive, Bazzill- blue, light green, Hot Off the Press- bubble paper and stripe.

The grass is hand cut.

The journal lines are drawn with Blue Metallic Gelly Roll pen.

The dots on the card are paper Candi by Craftworks.

thanks for dropping by. Have a good day. Edwina

Fresh Brewed Designs Digi release August 5, 2013

Hello, Today at Fresh Brewed Designs we are having a digi release. I am using "Relax". You can find it here http://www.freshbreweddesigns.com/ You can find fresh Brewed Designs blog here http://freshbreweddesigns.blogspot.com/

Copics used are E000, E00, E01, E02- skin, YG01, YG03, YG07- book, C1, C3, C5- sidewalk, C1, C3, C5, B00, B01, B04- chair, B02, B12, B23, B26- tile, BG000, BG01- sky, Y04, Y13, Y15, Y17- sun, E00, W00, W1, W3- sand, BG10, BG11, BG13, BG15, BG18- water, YG93, YG95, YG97- plant, E13, E15, E17, E18, E33, E37- flower pot.

Gelly Roll pens used are green, green metallic, blue metallic, blue- flower pot.

The papers are by DCWV- blue shimmer, Recollections- blues, and yellow, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

Thanks for dropping by. Have a relaxing day. Edwina

Rainbow Blog Hop August 5, 2013

Rainbows, a wonder of nature with many meanings in many different cultures. They inspire us and we wanted to share some of that inspiration with our fellow crafters and anyone else who chances to look through the raindrops. You should have arrived here from Jearise

There is a pot of gold at the end of this rainbow! There are two sets of rainbow blog candy for today's hop. The first requirement is to comment on each post along the hop.

Pinque Peacock is giving away a set of rainbow colored fabric covered buttons, pop on over to their Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/PinquePeacock) and give them a like, then head over to their blog (http://pinquepeacock.blogspot.com/) and follow them!

The second set of blog candy is a set of sunflower pearls, from Miriam's Crafting Supplies, one in each of the 6 colors of the rainbow! Just follow their blog (www.miriamscraftingblog.com) by clicking of the RSS feed link in the top right and like them on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/MiriamsCraftingSupplies).


Hello, I have 3 cards to share with you today.

  The digi for this card is by Digi Darla. You can find it here http://www.digidarladesigns.com/

Copics used are  YG01, YG03, YG07- grass, YG93- leaves of flowers, Y06, V09- flowers, Y04,Y13, Y15, Y17- sun, BG000- clouds, B21, B24, B26- bucket, YG41, YG03, G03, G07- bushes.

The rainbow is colored with stardust Gelly Roll pens. Colors used are Red Gelly Roll with Clear Stardust, Orange Stardust, Yellow Stardust, Green Stardust, Blue Stardust, Purple Stardust.

The stripes for the sentiment are 1/8' stripes of cardstock.

The papers are by Recollections- blue, yellow, green, orange, red, purple, Georgia Pacific- white.

the card is 4 1/4' x 5 1/2".

 The digi for this card is by Scrap Happy Paper Crafter. You can find it here http://www.scraphappypapercrafter.com/ It is a freebie. If you get it and some of Julie's other digis please leave her a comment.

Copics used are R35, Y04, YR04, B23, G03, V06- rainbow, Y13, Y15, Y17- sun, BG000- clouds, E00, E33, YR04- girl, E33, E31- bear, RV21- rabbit, W1, W3- sandbags, Y04, RV10, RV13- flowers, E41, E43, E44- baskets, (R22, R29, R35-reds, YR04, YR09, YR27- oranges, Y13, Y15, Y17- yellows, G03, G07, YG41- greens, B21, B24, B26- blues, BV02, BV04, BV08 purples)- back balloon, (B00, B01, B04, RV10, RV13, V04)- front balloon.

Gelly Roll pens used on the rainbow are Clear Stardust, Yellow Stardust, Copper Stardust, Green Stardust, Purple Stardust, and Sky Stardust. I put copics down first as a base and then the Stardust pens.

The gems were clear. I colored them with Copics R29, Y06, YR07, B23, G07, V08.

The striped background for the sentiment was made using 1/8' stripes of colored cardstock. The background for the card is 1" stripes of cardstock.

The papers are by Recollections- red, green, yellow, purple, blue, Bazzill- orange, Georgia Pacific- white.

The card is 6" x 4 1/4".

The digi on this card is by Fresh Brewed Designs. It is called "Heart Hot Air Balloon" You can find it here http://www.freshbreweddesigns.com/

Copics used are E41, E43, E44- basket, RV06, RV09- heart, (YR00, YR01, YR04, YR09- oranges, R22, R24, R29- reds, Y00, Y02, Y06- yellows)- balloon, BV00, BV02, BV04- purple flags, G03, G05, YG41- green flags.

Copper Metallic Gelly Roll pen was used for the ropes.

The papers are by Bazzill-  light blue, Recollections- blue and dark blue, Georgia Pacific- white, Philadelphia group- cloud print.

The ribbon is by Celebrate It, a Michales brand.

The card is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

Thanks for joining us along the rainbow today... follow the ray of sunshine to Anita


Here is the complete blog hop line up in case you get lost along the way. 
Edwina ~ http://edwinascreations.blogspot.com  you are here