10.31.2016

Merry Monday 220:



Happy Monday all!  Only SEVEN more Mondays between  now and Christmas - SO exciting!!  And oh yeah, it's Halloween today - ppfffst.


This week at Merry Monday, Bonnie would like us to create a Christmas card with HOW YOU will decorate your door.




Well I knew I was going to use a wreath and new I had a Tim Holtz set I have yet to inked up so it all came together pretty easily!!







Card Ingredients:

Stamps:  Tim Holtz Christmas Blueprint 2, Simon Says Stamp Inside Holiday Greetings
Die cuts:  
My Favorite Things Blueprints 13, My Favorite Things Blueprints 20
Frosting:  Tsukineko Versafine Onyx Black
Artist's Loft Necessities Watercolour PanTim Holtz WaterbrushCanson XL Watercolor paper



I would like to enter this card into the following challenge:



You know the drill...
As always, do not forget to check out the rest of my teamies' fantastic creations at Merry Monday and come play along too!!!

Looking for more Christmas inspiration??  Come visit our Pinterest page:  Merry Monday Design Team Christmas Card Creations


Have a fantastic Monday - cheers all!


















10.30.2016

Merry Gems:


Happy Sunday all!  Tomorrow is Halloween and you know what that means?!??!  Christmas is just around the corner - yeah!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!






Card Ingredients:

Stamps:  Hero Arts Christmas Crystals
Die cuts:  My Favorite Things Blueprints 13, My Favorite Things Blueprints 20
Frosting: 
Canson XL Watercolor paperTsukineko Versafine Onyx BlackArtist's Loft Necessities Watercolour PanTim Holtz Waterbrush


I would like to enter my card into the following challenge:


CAS(E) this Sketch























Figgy Pudding:


Hi all - just stopping in for a bit.  I think I am going to do some Christmas crafting this afternoon (not to be confused with Christmas cards.)  =)

I finally inked up this set from Clearly Besotted - I do believe I have had it for a few years and just tucked away.  Aren't these little figgy puddings the cutest!?!?!?






Card Ingredients:

Stamps:  Clearly Besotted Little Pudding, Paper Smooches Christmas Sampler
Die cuts:  Clearly Besotted Little PuddingMy Favorite Things Blueprints 13, My Favorite Things Blueprints 2

Frosting:  Tsukineko Versafine Onyx BlackStampin' UP! inks




I would like to enter my card into the following challenge:

Just Add Ink























10.29.2016

Merry Merry:


Happy Saturday all!  It's *another* gloomy day here which makes for perfect crafting weather!

I am using my little moose friend again, isn't he just the sweetest?!?





Card Ingredients:

Stamps:  Reverse Confetti Merry Christmoose
Die cuts:  Reverse Confetti Merry Christmoose,
 My Favorite Things Blueprints 13, My Favorite Things Blueprints 20

Frosting: Tsukineko Versafine Onyx BlackArtist's Loft Necessities Watercolour PanTim Holtz WaterbrushCanson XL Watercolor paper



I would like to enter my card into the following challenge:


Fab Friday


















10.27.2016

Holly Jolly Moose:


Hi all!  I feel like I am on a card crafting roll (it's because I am!) - yeah me!

I ordered a couple of goodies the other day from Reverse Confetti and couldn't wait to give them a try!!





Card Ingredients:

Stamps:  Reverse Confetti Merry Christmoose
Die cuts:  Reverse Confetti Merry Christmoose, Reverse Confetti Holly Jolly Tag Layer, Reverse Confetti Triple Chevies, Reverse Confetti Tag Me,
 My Favorite Things Blueprints 13, My Favorite Things Blueprints 20

Frosting: Tsukineko Versafine Onyx BlackArtist's Loft Necessities Watercolour PanTim Holtz WaterbrushCanson XL Watercolor paper



I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:

Reverse Confetti Sketch






Color Throwdown




















Simon Says Stamp




















10.25.2016

Holiday Cheer Deers:


Hi all!  Happy Tuesday to you!  Yesterday I realized I was a lot short of Christmas cards so now I am in a crunch.  It's a good crunch - I love making Christmas cards =)




Card Ingredients:

Stamps:  My Favorite Things Deer Friends
Die cuts:  
My Favorite Things Blueprints 13, My Favorite Things Blueprints 20My Favorite Things Cross-Stitch Circle STAX, My Favorite Things Deer Friends
Frosting:  Tsukineko Versafine Onyx Black, My Favorite Things Swiss Dots Stencil
Artist's Loft Necessities Watercolour PanTim Holtz WaterbrushCanson XL Watercolor paper


I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:

The Paper Players






















AAA Cards



























10.24.2016

Merry Monday 219:



Happy Monday all!  Only EIGHT more Mondays between  now and Christmas - SO exciting!!


This week at Merry Monday, Sue would like us to create a Christmas card using a BIRD theme.




I had so much fun making this card!!  And the little birdie on my wreath makes my heart smile =)




Card Ingredients:

Stamps:  SugarPea Designs Funky Wreath - All Seasons, Paper Smooches Cool Dudes, My Favorite Things Hand Lettered Holiday
Die cuts:  Paper Smooches Cool DudesMy Favorite Things Blueprints 13, My Favorite Things Blueprints 2

Frosting:  Tsukineko Versafine Onyx Black, Stampin' UP! inks




You know the drill...
As always, do not forget to check out the rest of my teamies' fantastic creations at Merry Monday and come play along too!!!

Looking for more Christmas inspiration??  Come visit our Pinterest page:  Merry Monday Design Team Christmas Card Creations



Have a fantastic Monday - cheers all!






10.22.2016

Merry AND Bright:



Happy Saturday all!  Another gloomy day spent indoors in the craftroom, my favourite place to be!

I am in complete Christmas mode now - it's the only holiday I have been thinking (obsessing) about for the past few weeks.  




Card Ingredients:

Stamps:  Reverse Confetti Merry And Bright
Die cuts:  Reverse Confetti Merry And Bright
My Favorite Things Horizontal Stitched Strips, My Favorite Things Blueprints 13, My Favorite Things Blueprints 20

Frosting: Tsukineko Versafine Onyx Black

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:


Reverse Confetti Sketch







The Challenge

























10.17.2016

Merry Monday 218:


Happy Monday all! Did you know that there are only 10 more Mondays left until Christmas?!?  Wowzers!



This week at Merry Monday, Nina would like us to create a Christmas card using a PLAID theme.













One of my goals is to find older stashed papers and use them up.  I also am trying to use some forgotten stamp sets I own as well.  Just spreading the love!




Card Ingredients:

Stamps:  Avery Elle Joy To The World
Die cuts:  Avery Elle Joy To The World, My Favorite Things Blueprints 13, My Favorite Things Blueprints 20
My Favorite Things Horizontal Stitched Strips
Frosting:  Tsukineko Versafine Onyx Black

I would like to enter my card into the following challenge:



TGIF Challenges
















You know the drill...
As always, do not forget to check out the rest of my teamies' fantastic creations at Merry Monday and come play along too!!!

Looking for more Christmas inspiration??  Come visit our Pinterest page:  Merry Monday Design Team Christmas Card Creations


 
Have a fantastic Monday - cheers all!



10.16.2016

Happy Holidays:


Well I am almost ready for bed, but wanted to share this last card I made this weekend.  I almost got 5 cards done - yeah me!!

I had been saving this one lonely piece of design paper for the perfect card.  I felt it was time to use it =)


Card Ingredients:

Stamps:  My Favorite Things Hand Lettered Holiday
Die cuts:  Reverse Confetti Love Blooms, My Favorite Things Blueprints 13, My Favorite Things Blueprints 20

Frosting: Tsukineko Versafine Onyx Black, LawnFawn paper

I would like to enter my card into the following challenges:


CAS(E) this Sketch




















The Paper Players