Thursday, January 31, 2013


Valentine 2013

It been awhile since I posted a card, sorry about that. Welcome to Delightful Thursday’s Inspiration at Digital Delight. All the girls have created some amazing cards for you this week so if you can stop by and see all the wonderful creations. The images I used this week for my card are  Love me accessories, Love me digital paper pack and Cupid kiddle. 

Valentine 2013 r

Made a Carousel for the top and added some buttons and pink twine and a small key.  Added some red metal hearts to the bottom.

Valentine 2013 l

Added a dolly in the back and a spellbinder die  called floral oval and mounted the image with foam dots.

Valentine 2013 f

The sentiment image from Digital Delight is called Love is in the air sentiment.

Valentine 2013 i

Left the inside open for a written message. Added some pink metal hearts.

Valentine 2013 m

Here are the copic markers used to color the images.

Valentine 2013 cb

I cut out both images with the Silhouette Cameo.

Valentine 2013 cboy

Thanks so much for stopping by and your comments mean so much to be. Have a wonderful day.


Monday, January 21, 2013

Fly with me

Fly with me 2013

We are starting our Card For Men challenge #2 and it is all about ANY KIND OF TRANSPORTANTION so let's see all your ideas. Our sponsor is  Meljen's Designs and the prize is 4 digi images. The image I used is called PUPPY PILOT. I do hope you enjoy my card this was a different and fun card to make.  I made this for my grandson birthday and her just loved it. He thought it was so much fun and I loved the way he laughed and gave me a hug and said this is awesome grandma.

Meljen's Designs ( is a digital stamp company owned and illustrated by Melissa Jenkins. She illustrates whimsical, fun digital images inspired by her kids and family. The Meljen's Designs store officially launched on April 1 and it is steadily growing. The new store offers instant downloads, organized categories, and a search feature. Guest Designer at the Meljen's Designs Blog ( Please visit the store to find more of Melissa's wonderful images!

Fly with me 2013 r

I found all this stuff together in a box and I wanted to do something a little different so this is what I came up with. Paper pieced the airplane. The paper is from Paper Studio. The buttons, round fabric brads and ribbon paper clips are from spare parts from Hobby Lobby.

Fly with me 2013 l

Used spellbinder lattice rectangles to cut out the image.  Punch out some silver paper with Marvy Uchida star punch. Used a corner rounder on the edges.

Fly with me 2013 f

Used some scrappers floss color sky blue. Had some ribbon that looked like fur from Michaels. Burnish around the edges with brilliance ink color sky blue. Added some diamond glaze and liquid pearls.

Fly with me 2013 i

Found a mini airplane from Fiskars and added this to the inside of the card. Area left open for a message or a sentiment.

Fly with me 2013 m

These are the copic markers used to color the image. Close up of the image.

Fly with me 2013 c

Thanks for stopping by. It really means a lot to me and I love all the wonderful comments.


Sunday, January 20, 2013

Some Honey with your Tea

Cupcake 2013
Happy Monday to everyone. Hope you all had a wonderful week end. It was somewhat quite here in Wisconsin we did have some high winds up to 50 miles but no damage. We still have no snow this year. I’m sure we are going to get snow as we always do but we are way behind in precipitation. Want to share with you my card for the Challenge #60 at Color Me Creative and it is all about “YOUR FAVORITE COLOR COMBO”.  The challenge ends February 1St at 8pm EST.
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Cupcake 2013 r
My image is from Alicias Crafty Corner and she is called “HONEY”. Printed her on x-press blending card stock. My favorite is green most of the time but then I love lavenders and then when I really think about it I do love all colors. I choose to use on my card YG91, YG93, YG95, YG97 AND YG99. I do find this combo easy to blend. I made this card for my niece her birthday is the end of January. The designer paper I used is from Stampin up.
Cupcake 2013 left
The two stamps used on the front of the card are from The Angel Company. One of then is hard to see but it says “Congratulation”. Lace is from my stash, distressed the paper edges, added cheese cloth. On the corners of the image used stampin up ticket corner punch.
Cupcake 2013 flat
The charm is from Hobby Lobby in the jewelry department. Added some tiny heat gem (green) to her dress. The ribbon is from Michaels. Distress ink colors bundled sage and antique linen. 
Cupcake 2013 inside
For the inside added a sentiment and used a cup punch from Family Treasures. Left an area open to write a message or a person can stamp another sentiment if they would like.
Cupcake 2013 markers
These are the copic markers used to color the image.  Spica color lemon and for the sprinkles on the cupcakes Pentel Slicci 0.25 pens colors orange, red, green, blue and purple. Here is the close up of the image.
Cupcake 2013 close up
Thanks for stopping by and have a wonderful week.
Alicias challenge- create a new project ends Feb 8
Drean Vally challenge- Girls Girls Girls ends Feb 2

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Love is in the air

Love is in the Air 2013

Welcome to Delightful Thursday at digital delight. Stop by and see what the designers have created for your inspiration this week.  My is nice and simple I used the image Peek-a-boo Valentine Ridley, the sentiment is from love is in the air sentiments and the paper is from love me digital paper pack. I’m so sorry to have to post twice in one day. You know how it is.

Love is in the Air 2013 r

Here are the sides views. Added two buttons black with yellow dots.

Love is in the Air 2013 l

Love is in the Air 2013 f

When I cropped this picture I had problems with it turning blue, not idea????? The lip punch is from punch a bunch. Left the inside open to add a message or I can stamp a message also.

Love is in the Air 2013 i

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Copic markers used to color image.

Love is in the Air 2013 m

Here is the close up of the colored image. I do think Ridley turned out cute.

Love is in the Air 2013 c

Thanks again for stopping. I tried not to talk much.


Late at night

Late at night 2013

For this week over at The Outlawz Twisted Thursday the twist on the challenge is to make a masculine card. I know at lot of people find it hard to make a masculine card but it would be nice it you would give it a try because we would love to see your creations. I used an image from Stitchy stamps called Bark at night and Teri is the artist she has created several scene that are just beautiful.  The designer paper used is from Basics patterned Bazzill Basics.
Late at night 2013 r

On the top right and bottom left add one metal corner on each side had them in my stash. The wolf head was a button.

Late at night 2013 l

Add a total of 10 dark blue brads. Ribbon is from Michaels and I used the Bow easy to make a double bow. Add some cheesecloth. The spellbinder is called A2 matting Basic A, works wonderful for creating a frame. On the wolf nose added diamond glaze for some shine.

Late at night 2013 f

Late at night 2013 i

Burnished around the edges with Brilliance ink Mediterranean blue. Martha Steward punch called infinite loops trim. Both sentiments are from a set of stamps from Fiskars called Make a Wish. Made this card for my son his birthday is this month. So I added a sentiment.

Late at night 2013 m

The copic markers used to color the wolf. I also used Peddles Pearlecents Chalks, Gelly Roll clear star pen on the background. For the trees added Aleen’s pure snow and Twinklets diamond dust to make the snow sparkle. Close up of the image. I think this wolf is just stunning.

Late at night 2013 close up

Thanks for stopping by. Have a wonderful week end.


Sunday, January 13, 2013


Chickie 2013

Welcome everyone to Hostess Monday for Digital Delight. This week I have a chance to do a project and share it with everyone. This little guy is called CHICK BOX and he is just adorable.

Chickie 2013 back

Chick Box is a SVG Delightful Cut file. Of course I have to add my touches.

Chick Box SVG Delightful Cut

Chick Box SVG Delightful Cut

Chickie 2013 left side

Here are the side views of this little guy.

Chickie 2013 right side

These are the supplies I used to make him just adorable.

Chickie 2013 1 Supplies

First I printed him out on my printer. With colored card stock. I do not think I show the wiggle eyes here.

Chickie 2013 2 papers

I scored, cut  and glued the box.

Chickie 2013 3 box

Cut out all the pieces.

Chickie 2013 4 cut everything out

Then I decided I wanted to distress the edges.

Chickie 2013 5 distress thing

Thought he might look cute with some Faux stitching.

Chickie 2013 6 add faux stitching

So them I start putting him together and adding the feathers. All the directions comes with the file. It would be nice to see what you could do with your little Chick Box.

Chickie 2013 7 start putting together

You can fill him with anything. I didn't have any candy or Easter stuff so I filled him with some flowers.

Chickie 2013 with flowers 1 2013

Thanks so much for stopping by. Have a wonderful week everyone.