Sunday, 7 May 2017

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge

This weeks challenge at Simon Says Stamp is A Hint of Pink. I thought I could make my Mother's Day card work for this challenge. I used the Simon Says Stamp and Dies - More Spring Flowers. I did some watercolouring on this card. For the sentiment I used the Happy Happy Happy stamp and die.

Sunday, 23 April 2017

Monday challenge Simon Says Stamp

The Monday challenge this week at Simon Says Stamp was Splash it On. I decided that I would use watercolouring for this challenge. I used the Mama Elephant Botanic Hello stamp.

Sunday, 9 April 2017

Simon Says Stamp Monday challenge

This week the challenge at Simon Says Stamp for Monday was Make a Rainbow. I used the MFT End of the Rainbow dies. Then I used my Tim Holtz Distress Oxide inks on them. These inks blend so nicely! The sentiment was MFT Rainbow greetings. A few enamel dots to finish it off!

Wednesday, 5 April 2017

Simon Says Wednesday challenge

The Wednesday challenge at Simon Says Stamp is Happy Birthday in order to celebrate the 8th anniversary of the Wednesday Challenge. It is perfect timing because this week is my daughters birthday so I thought I would share the birthday card the I made for her. I watercoloured on this card.

Sunday, 2 April 2017

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge

The Wednesday Challenge at Simon Says Stamp was Anything Goes. I decided to make a bunch of shaker cards with a kit from Queen and Company.




Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge

This week at Simon Says Stamp the Monday challenge is Things with Wings. My favourite stamp is my butterflies so this one was easy for me!



Sunday, 26 March 2017

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge

The Wednesday at Simon Says Stamp this week was to use ore than one die or punch. I used two dies for this card. I also used the March Card kit that included the Some Bunny stamps. I love making Easter cards!

Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge

The Monday Challenge at Simon Says Stamp was Layer it Up. I used the MFT Beautiful Butterflies stamp with the Tim Holtz Distress Oxide inks. I layered the inks and love how easily they blend together!



Sunday, 12 March 2017

SSS Wednesday Challenge

The Wednesday challenge at Simon  Says Stamp was For a special lady/girl. I was able to use the Simon Says monthly card kit from March.

SSS Monday Challenge

The Monday Challenge at Simon Says Stamp  was Make Your Own Background. For this card I used the Simon Says monthly card kit. I love the March card kit!

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I loved the colors this week on the My Favorite Things color challenge.  Some of my favorites!



I used the Beautiful Butterflies card kit from My Favorite Things for this card.

Sunday, 5 March 2017

Wednesday challenge at Simon Says Stamp

The last challenge for the weekend was the Wednesday card challenge at Simon Says Stamp. The challenge was called Tag You're It. I used a tag to make this shaker card. I also used my Beautiful Butterflies card kit.

Saturday, 4 March 2017

My Favorite Things Color challenge

I loved the colors selected for  this weeks challenge at the My Favorite Things. Here are the colors we had to work with:

I was able to use the Beautiful Butterflies card kit for this challenge.

MFT stamp sketch challenge

I loved the sketch this week at My Favorite Things. I was able to use my Beautiful Butterflies Card kit!
Here is the sketch:
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This is my take on the challenge:


Monday challenge at Simon Says Stamp

The Monday challenge at Simon Says Stamp was titled Based on a Book. The first thing that came to  my mind was a book mark. I used the new Distress Oxide Inks from Tim Holtz. I love these ink pads!

Sunday, 26 February 2017

Wednesday card challenge #2

I was able to get another card done for the weekly challenge at Simon Says Stamp given that it was Anything Goes. I was also able to use the monthly card kit or this challenge.

I loved this kit!!

Saturday, 25 February 2017

Wednesday Weekly Challenge #1

This week the challenge at Simon Says Stamp was Anything Goes. It was a perfect challenge to work with my monthly card kit from Simon Says Stamp. I was able to make three cards with this week from the kit.
Here is the first card:


I tried some water colouring with this card and was very happy with how it turned out!

Sunday, 19 February 2017

Wednesday Weekly Challenge

This week at Simon Says Stamp the Wednesday challenge was Fantastic Florals. I love flowers and had just received my Altenew Smile More stamp set so thought I would use them for this challenge.

 


Here are too Happy Thoughts on the Family Day long weekend!

Monday weekly challenge

This week at Simon Says Stamp was to use your favourite tool. One of my favourite tools is my ink blender. I purchased the new Tim Holtz Distress Oxide inks so wanted to try blending with them. I love them!!! They blend like butter!! The colours are so vibrant! Can't wait to use these on other projects!!

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This week the sketch challenge at My Favourite Things was a bit of a challenge for me. Then when I gave it some thought I knew that I wanted to use some washi tape and my new Distress Oxide inks.

Here is the sketch:


Here is my take on the card:

Sunday, 12 February 2017

SSS Wednesday Card challenge Card #2

Here is the second card I was able to get done for the Cute challenge at Simon Says Stamp. I used the Sweet Shoppe Stamps from Sunny Studio Stamps.

SSS Wednesday Challenge card #1

I was able to make a few cards for the Wednesday challenge at Simon Says Stamp. The reason was because the theme for this weeks challenge was Cute! That is an easy challenge!!
Here is my first card. I used the February card kit from Simon Says Stamp. The monthly kits are so awesome!!


SSS Monday Challenge

This week at Simon Says Stamp the Monday challenge was titled Young at Heart. With Valentine's Day next week I decided to make a card for my daughter. It had hearts so it was perfect for the challenge! I used some items from the SSS Love You Forever Special Edition card kit.




I love shaker cards! I try and make one every week now!

Sketch Challenge 319

I really enjoyed working with the sketch challenge this week at MFT.

Here is the sketch:


I used the Band aid dies and the sentiments from MFT stamps.

 
Love the simplicity!

Saturday, 4 February 2017

Simon Says Wednesday Challenge #2

I completed another card for the weekly challenge at Simon Says Stamp. This week challenge was titled "The Color of Love". I used the Love You Forever Special Edition card kit.

Simon Says Wednesday Challenge #1

This week at Simon Says the weekly challenge was The Color of Love. I was able to use the Love You Forever Special Edition Card kit for this weeks challenge.
I made a shaker card. I love shaker cards!

Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge


This week  the challenge at Simon Says Stamp was Pets Corner. I thought it would be the perfect opportunity to make a layout. I can't believe how small our little Jupiter use to be!! They grow up so fast!!

MFT Weekly Sketch challenge 318

I completed this weeks sketch challenge at MFT. When I looked at the sketch I  knew I wanted to use my new  Mailbox from My Favorite Things. It is a little different from the sketch but that's okay. It gave me the inspiration I needed to work through my stash!



Sunday, 29 January 2017

Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge

The Wednesday Challenge at Simon Says Stamp was Anything Goes. I thought I would give the new Distress Spray Stain I purchased a try. It is a pretty simple card but got me using my stash which is what doing these challenges is all about!

Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge

The Monday Challenge at Simon Says Stamp was Spread Your Wings. I knew that I had to do something with butterflies. I pulled out a die that I had never used before to create this sympathy card.



Wednesday Sketch Challenge 317

I struggled with the sketch challenge this week. But when I started thinking outside the box I was able to come up with this card that I will be giving to my daughter on her Vegan anniversary. February 1st she will celebrate her 2nd anniversary as a Vegan. I am so proud of her and her discipline for what she believes in.



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I loved the colours this week that MFT's used in the colour challenge.



Here is my take on the challenge!

 
I used MFT Flashy Florals Card kit.

Sunday, 22 January 2017

Simon Wednesday Challenge

This week the Wednesday Challenge at Simon Says Stamp was Anything But a Card. For me the next best thing to make would be a scrapbook layout.

I used the Simple Stories line We are Family which was perfect for this picture of me and my daughter.

Love that girl!

Simon Monday Challenge

I was able to complete the Monday challenge over at Simon Says Stamp.

This weeks challenge was entitled Chill Out. I had just received my Sunny Studio order. Sweet Shoppe had an ice cream cone stamp which is perfect when you want to Chill Out so I went with it and made this shaker card.

I love shaker cards!

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I was able to complete the weekly sketch challenge over at My Favorite Things.

Here is the sketch I was working with:



Here is my take  of the sketch:

 
 
For this card I used the Simple Stories line - We are Family.
 
Love using my stash!

Sunday, 15 January 2017

MFT sketch challenge 315

I was able to complete the sketch challenge #315 over at MFT Stamps.

Here is the sketch:



I used the Band aid  die and Feel Better stamp set.


I love the band aid!! So adorable.

Saturday, 14 January 2017

Simon Says Stamp challenge

I have been able to complete two challenges so far this week!

The Monday challenge over at Simon Says Stamp was "Be Square". I used my new stamp from Sunny Studio Stamps. The Mug Hugs Stamps!!

 
The Wednesday challenge over at Simon Says Stamp was "Winter Birthday". This was the perfect challenge to my January card kit from Simon Says Stamp.
 
Participating in these challenges is awesome! I am getting stuff done and using my stuff!!
 
Till next time!