Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Ari & Toby

Here's another great card I did with a StampArt Design image...

It's my DT card for the new challenge over at Penny's, where the theme is "spots & dots". We're having 3 fabulous sponsors...






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Prize - 5 digis of winners choice


&




Prize - 3 digi sets of winners choice


&
Digital Delights
 


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Prize - gift certificate $5



It is also my GDT-card for the new challenge over at Hanna & Friends. During the next fortnight we would like to see projects with "hearts" and you can win one Whiff of Joy stamp of your choice...







 So, here's my hearts card...
 
Stamp: "Ari & Toby" from StampArt Designs
Sentiment: StampArt Designs (comes together with the image)
Ink pad in pink Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell
Sketch: Wags 'N Whiskers
Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities
Punch: Westcott "hearts"
Paper: Forever Friends  "Spring Time" Paper pad
Sparkly paper, pearls, plain paper & cardstock from my stash. 

I am entering this card in the following challenges:  


craft your passion challenge 198 - spots & stripes 
everybody art challenge 263 - Herzen 
aud sentiments challenge 99 - sharing love 

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

In the Snow Ski Tilda

Here's my last DT card for the challenge over at Creative Craft Challenges. I didn't resign from the team, but our co-ordinator Sandra need a break because of health issues, so she decided to put challenges on a break after this one...
So, during the next fortnight we have a recipe challenge for you. We would like to see "1 image, 1 sentiment, 2 papers, 2 different kinds of embellishments".
We also have a great sponsor for this challenge...

As I took the photos when it was dark already, you can either see the glittery snow or the light colours...

Stamp: "In the Snow Ski Tilda" from Magnolia's Winter Wonderland Collection
Sentiment: Raindrop Echo Designs
Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell 
Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities, Memory Box "Lindeman Snowflake" & "Frosty Border"
Punch: Martha Stewart Corner Punch "Aspen"
Paper from Crafts-Too
Ribbon, pearls, Arlene's Glitter Snow, plain paper & cardstock from my stash. 

I am entering this card in the following challenges: 


pin spirational challenge challenge 91 
crafty creations challenge 255 - seasonal (spring, summer, fall, winter) 
aud sentiments challenge 98 - any sentiment 
crafting by designs challenge - get your girl on 
crafty little fairies challenge - sport 
time for magnolia challenge 44 - Tilda and/or Edwin with something on head or in hair 
qkr stampede challenge 72 - winter 
sister act card challenge 41 - anything goes 
time for magnolia challenge 42 - winter wonderland 
cutie pie challenge 61 - cute january blues 
avenue 613 challenge 56 - anything goes 
crafting for all seasons challenge 69 - for the girls 
marvelous magnolia challenge 60 - pretty pearls 
stempeltraeume challenge 29 - winterzeit 
sparkles forum challenge 52 - show us your new stash (new stamp, new snowflake dies)
bawion challenge 05 - Buchstaben-Bingo  (Stanzteil, Perlen)
crafty sentiments challenge - recipe 1 image, 2 patterned papers, 3 different embellishments (ribbon, pearls, snowflakes)
creative card crew challenge 53 - recipe 1 ribbon, 2 Designer Papers, and 3 gems/pearls

Winter Fairy Talva

Here's a gorgeous penant I've made with one of Mo's images...



As I took the photos when it was dark already, you can either see all the glitter or the soft colours...



Stamp: "Winter Fairy Talva" from Mo Manning
Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell 
Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities, Marianne Design "icicle border", Memory Box "Lindeman Snowflake"
Paper from Bearly Mine
Stickles, Arlene's Glitter Snow, plain paper & cardstock from my stash. 

I am entering this penant in the following challenges: 


pin spirational challenge challenge 91 
crafty creations challenge 255 - seasonal (spring, summer, fall, winter)
crafting by designs challenge - get your girl on 
divas by design challenge - anything goes 
mo's digital challenge 218 - lots of layers 
natalie and amy challenge 16 - one for the girlies 
cute card thursday challenge 305 - so sweet 
crafty catz weekly challenge 215 - monochrome   
qkr stampede challenge 72 - winter fun 
emerald faeries challenge 51 - things with wings 
sister act card challenge 41 - anything goes 
bawion challenge 05 - Buchstaben-Bingo  (Stanzteil)
avenue 613 challenge 56 - anything goes  
crafting for all seasons challenge 69 - for the girls 
crafty creations challenge 255 - seasonal (spring, summer, fall, winter)   
stempeltraeume challenge 29 - winterzeit 
whimsy inspires challenge 67 - something new  (new stamp, new snowflake die)
sparkles forum challenge 52 - show us your new stash  (new stamp, new snowflake die)

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Bunny Barbara

Today I am showing you my first Easter card for this year... It's my DT card for the new challenge over at Penny's as our theme for the next week is "Easter".

We have some generous sponsors as well.



Prize - 7 digi images of winners choice

and 

Prize - 4 digi images of winners choice 
Stamp: "Barbara Bunny" from Robyn's Fetish
Ink pad in pink

Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell   
Sketch: The Sketchy Challenges
Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities, Joy Crafts Vintage Flourishes "Butterflies", Poppystamps "Grassland Border", Memory Box "Spring Border"
Paper fromForever Friends Spring Paper Pack
Plain paper & cardstock from my stash.

I am entering this card in the following challenges: 

incy wincy designs challenge - flower frenzy 
divas by design challenge - anything goes 
crafting by designs challenge - get your girl on 
the sketchy challenge 65 - sketch 
challenges 4 everybody challenge 37 - anything goes 

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Birthday Greetings

Here's my card for the new challenge at Allways Something Creative. During the next fortnight we would like to see "stitches (real or faux)" on your projects.

My teamies made some fabulous creations, so come on over and join us in the fun...


I made a birthday card for one of my Au Pair friends...




Stamp: from Penny Black T for Transparent Set "Wonderful"
Ink pad in black & yellow

Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell 
Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities, Marianne Design
Paper from the Bawion Adventskalender
Card Candy, Glossy Accents, plain paper & cardstock from my stash.



I am entering this card in the following challenges: 

simon says stamp monday challenge - anything goes 
crafty sentiments challenge - anything goes 
oldie but a goodie challenge - new beginnings new year of your life (old stuff: stamp and paper)
crafting for all seasons challenge 68 - all things bright and beautiful 
crafting by designs challenge - anything goes 
penny b friends saturday challenge - new  new year of your life
bunny zoe's crafts challenge - stitching
  

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Alannah

Today I am showing you a new card, which is my DT card for 2 fabulous challenges.

I am showing this card in Penny's new "Anything Goes" challenge and in the new challenge of Kartenallerei, where the theme is "Snow" (Schnee).


At Penny's we're sponsored by  




Prize - 5 images for winners choice 

and 

StampArt Design

Prize - 5 digis of winners choice


Over at Kartenallerlei our sponsor is Nellie Snellen with this cute stamp.





Stamp & Sentiment: "Alannah" from StampArt Design
Ink pad in dark blue
Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell
Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities, Joy Crafts 
Paper from Max Brinkmann
Stickles, ribbon, white pluster pen, plain paper & cardstock from my stash.

I am entering this card in the following challenges: 


hobby cutz challenge 30 - anything goes
creative card crew challenge 52 - anything goes  
all sorts challenge 240 - free and easy  
digi darlas challenge 96 - photo inspiration 
love to create challenge 97 - blue with bling (winter) 
simon says stamp challenge - blues 
loves rubber stamps challenge 85 - anything goes 
kort o mania challenge 99 - anything goes 
challenges 4 everybody challenge 37 - anything goes 

Thursday, January 2, 2014

Snowflake

As I got a Guest-DT post over at Hanna & Friends for the first 3 months of this New Year 2014,  I have my first DT card for them to show you today...

A new challenge is starting today with the theme "Schnee / Snow". As this is perfect for the winter season, I am sure you can join us with some wonderful creations.


I used one of those gorgeous Lacy Sunshine images for my inspiration card.



Stamp: "Snowflake" from Lacy Sunshine
Sentiment:WordArt
Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell
Sketch: The SKetchy Challenges
Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities
Embossing folder snowflakes from Sizzix and another one from Crafts-Too
Washi tape, gems, stickles, plain paper & cardstock from my stash.

I am entering this card in the following challenges: 


the sketchy challenge 63 - Sketch 
lexi's creations challenge 105 - snow 
hobby cutz challenge 30 - anything goes
pink gem challenge 109 - anything goes  
natalie and amy challenge 16 - one for the girlies 
sister act card challenge 38 - anything goes 
crafty creations challenge 253 - anything goes
crafting by designs challenge - anything goes 
digi darlas challenge 95 - inspired by a song (Let it snow)  
lacy sunshine challenge 24 - anything goes 
crafty creations challenge 253 - anything goes 

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Boy Delivery from Heaven

Here's my DT card for the new challenge over at Allways Something Creative. Our theme for the next fortnight is "Öfters mal was Neues" (Something new from time to time) and my Teamies made some great cards/projects for that theme, so come on over and take a look yourself.

I made a gift wrap / card for a new baby and I used one of my new stamps... As this was my first of those baby bottle gift wrapping cards it is something new as well.

New things for this project are: new baby, stamp, card/gift wrap form as well as the papers.





Stamp: "Delivery from Heaven" from Magnolia's Special Moments Collection 2013
Sentiment: Provo Craft Die
Ink Pad inblue
Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell
Dies: Spellbinder Nestabilities, Magnolia Doohickeys, Provo Craft Die
Papers: fromSherry K. Designs "Baby Boy 3 Set"

Happy New Year 2014

I hope you all had nice fireworks and started 2014 well.

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For the New Year I want to wish all of you lots of good luck, health & happiness...