Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Sweet Stamps Challenge #8 Easter

We are excited to bring you our eighth challenge here at Sweet Stamps , this week our theme is ...


We would like you to join us in this challenge for a chance to win a $20 Shopping Spree at Sweet Stamps. You can use any stamp for your card but if you use a Sweet Stamps image, you will get two entrees into the giveaway.

I stamped  Jackie's Basket with Momento Tuxedo Black Ink and filled it with Bunny Peeps and eggs sitting on top of grass.  All the images are colored with Copics and cut out. Glitter was used on the peeps and some of the eggs. The card shape is from Cheery Lynn's Coved Rectangle Set.  I embossed the background with Cheery Lynn's Fanciful Flowers Plate.  The DP is from Reminsce.  The flowers, brads, and ribbon are from my stash.

Copics Used:
BV00, BV04
BG000, BG01
YR21, YR23

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Karen's Doodles #55 Recipe Time

This week at Karen's DoodlesChallenge the theme is Recipe Time!

1 Ribbon, 2 Papers, 3 Brads/Gems

I chose Karen's  Butterfly Pup for my card. I printed the little pup on White Cryogen and colored with Copics.  The DP is Basic Grey's Green at Heart.   The greeting is from Sweet Stamps. The gems, ribbon and butterfly are from my stash.

  I would like to thank my stamping friend for the inspiration of this card.

  The finished size is a 6" square.

Pup W1, W3, R20
Flowers, leaves:
RV17, V06, YG17, YG25 YR12
YG03, YG05

Crafts Us Crazy - Cupcake or Celebrate
Flutterby Wednesday- Butterflies
The Creative Cottage - Spring has Sprung

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Sweet Stamps #7 Center Step

This week at Sweet Stamps the challenge is to make a 


We are hoping you will join us this week and make this exciting design! You might win $20 in Sweet Stamp product with your entry.  If you use a Sweet Stamp image, you will earn two entries!!!

I chose Horse Portrait Oval stamped with Versa Mark and embossed with Medieval Embossing Powder on Vellum. I colored Horse Portrait with Momento Markers.  I also used the 2 Horse Silhouette , Happy Birthday, and Make A Wish.  The DP is from Creative Imaginations.  The ribbon was from my stash.  The finished size is 4.25" x 5.50".


Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Sweet Stamps #6 Think Spring

The challenge this week at Sweet Stamps is to:

                      THINK SPRING!!!


How fun!!! Won't you join us to celebrate Spring and for a chance to win $20 in product at Sweet Stamps?!!!!  Sweet Stamps is having a sale to celebrate SPRING!!!  Use the above code to get the 10% discount!! So save a bit of 'Green' today!

I stamped our image, Charlotte, on Vellum as this was fitting for such a lady.  She is stamped with White Dye Ink and embossed with White Detail Embossing Powder. I used the 4-split tool to cut this image out.   Using a stylus I dried embossed some area.  I used a glaze pen on the butterfly and Spica Glitter Pens on the flowers.  The greeting is stamped using Versa Mark and embossed with Medieval Powder.  All embellishments are from my stash.  I airbrushed the flower gems with Copics.  Also from my stash is the beautiful rainbow paper.

The finished size is 4.50" x 6.25".

Welcome Spring
White Dye Ink
White Powder
Medieval Powder
4-Split Tool

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Sweet Stamps Challenge #5 Parchment - Vellum

This week's challenge at Sweet Stamps is
I stamped Pansy Layers Frame onto Vellum with White Dye Ink and embossed it with White  Detail Embossing Powder.  I dry embossed some areas and colored the back of the image with Momento Markers.  I had some wonderful pearls in my stash that matched perfectly as embellishments and they are available from Sweet Stamps.  The DP is from Doodle Bug.

The finished size is 4.25" x 5.50".

Please join us this week and maybe you will win $20 in Sweet Stamps product!!!

Pansy Layers Frame
White Dye Ink
White Embossing Powder
Embossing Mat
Bunny Zoe Crafts - Spring/Flowers
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes
Happileigh Challenge - Purple
Paper Romance - Vellum

Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Sweet Stamps Challenge #4 - Sketch

This week's Sweet Stamps Challenge is a
Hope you will join us in the fun!

This week I stamped Strawberry Bear #926 using Black Momento Ink onto White Cryogen.  She and the Strawberry border are colored with Copics.  I cut Strawberry Bear out using  a Four Split Tool and placed her on Cheery Lynn's Matilda Lace Doily.  The red DP is from Doodle Bug. I inked the strawberry panels with Shades Dye Ink, Peapod. The flowers, strawberry buttons, and jewels are from my stash.  The finished size is a 6" square.

Copics Used:
Bear E41, E42, E43, R20
Dress R00, R81, R83, R85
Basket E27, E37
Strawberries R27, R37,YG17, G07
Flowers Y000, Y17, YR04

Large Strawberry Border
Shades - Peapod
4-Split Tool
Waltzing Matilda Doily

Lexi's Creations - Flowers
Stamp Something - Flowers