Monday, April 28, 2014


This is Lizzie and Claude from the Lacy Sunshine Shoppe, I thought they were so adorable and would be fun to color, they were.

Lacy Sunshine Challenge:  Favorite Color Combo
A Gem of a Challenge:  Sweet and Cuddly
Creative Finger Challenge Blog:  ATG
The Crafter's Café Challenge:  Add Glitter

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Sping Flowers

This is my DT card for this week's challenge at Come And Get It, the them is Spring Flowers.  Our sponsors for this week's challenge:  are A Day For Daisies and Lacy Sunshine.  Both have some wonderful images to choose from, you could be one of the lucky ones to win this week so pleas come and join us.

This is Matilda Button Boo from the Lacy Sunshine shop, one of my favorites colored with Copics as well as the flowers from FSS, the vase is a punched oval with a couple of cuts to the top and bottom.  Memory Box dies were used, the long leaves are from Dee's Dies, some Glossy Accents, glitter, bling and embossed with Cuttlebug.  The sentiment is from some of my old stash.

Lacy Sunshine :  Favorite Color Combo
613 Create Avenue:  ATG
Catch the Bug:  Color Challenge

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Shades of Green

This is the Mistletoe Fairy from Aurora Wings, there are so many beautiful images to be found, well worth the visit.

Colored with Copics, Glossy Accents, Stickles here and there, a little bling, Memory Box die cuts.

Aurora Wings - Monochromatic

Monday, April 21, 2014

Flowers with a Sentiment

 I saw this style of card on a friend's blog and thought I can do this, well after a quite a few tries I did. 

The flowers and leaves are from Dee's die cuts, colored with Copics, Glossy Accents and glitter added, mounted to a Spellbinders oval.  The front opening of the card is also done with a Spellbinders die, embossed with Cuttlebug, Memory Box are the other dies, the little butterflies are from an EK Success punch, sentiment is from Our Craft Lounge and used for a closure for the card.

Outlawz - Use a Sentiment/The Embossable
613 Create Ave - Anything Goes/Twist Candy
TTPH - Creativity Strikes
Digi Sketch Challenge - Floral Challenge

Saturday, April 19, 2014


A new challenge at the Come And Get It Challenge blog this week and this one is Where the Boys Are.   The 2 sponsors for this challenge are: Bugaboo Stamps and Dis Digi Stamps  Come join us you may be one of the lucky winners and we would love to see your creations.

This little fellow is named Catch of the Day, he is from Anne's Digital Art in the Spring 2014 issue THCRD digital magazine.

Crystal Chrysantheum

This is Crystal Chrysanthemum a digi from the Lacy Sunshine Shoppe, one of my favorites these days.

Colored with Copics, Spellbinders and Memory Box die cuts, Martha Stewart punch, Glossy Accents, glitter, bling and layered to cs.  I cut the  image to stand out mounted with foam tape, the bow is also layered over the bow on the image.

Lacy Sunshine Blog - Make it Feminine
Through the Purple Haze - ATG
Graftitude - ATG
SAS4Kids - Birthday
Wag n Whiskers - Lots of Layers
Sisterhood of Crafters - WON

Gemma Gumdrop

This is Gemma Gumdrop a digi from the Lacy Sunshine Shoppe and very fun to color.
She is colored with copics, die cuts from Memory Box, Carl Craft and Martha Stewart punches were used, Glossy accents and a little bling.
Wags n Whiskers - Lots of Layers
SAS4Kids - Children's Birthdays
The Paper Shelter - Spring is here

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Emmilou Boo

This is Emmilou Boo - He Loves Me from the Lacy Sunshine Shoppe, I'm fascinated with these darling little characters and there are so many of them each with their own name.

Colored with Copics, Memory Box and Spellbinders dies, cs embossed with Cuttlebug, Glossy Accents for shine and some gems, flowers centres punched with a Carl Craft punch.

Lacy Sunshine Challenge Blog - Make it Feminine
A Gem of a Challenge - Spring is in the Air
All Sorts Challenge Blog - Spring Blossoms
Crafting from the Heart - Use Yellow
Crafts 4 eternity - Easter
The Craft Place Ltd - ATG/Easter
Open-Minded Crafting- Easter or Pastel Colors
Moving Along with the Times - Easter/Spring
Digitally Sweet Challenges - Easter
Cute Card Thursday - Easter
The Paper Shelter - Easter

Monday, April 14, 2014

Maggie in the Spring

This is Maggie with spring time Flowers, one of the retiring Lacy Sunshine stamps, I thought she was so adorable I had to add her to my collection.

Colored with Copics, die cuts from Memory Box and Spellbinders, Glossy Accents, glitter, some bling, cs embossed with Cuttlebug.

Lacy Sunshine Challenge - Girly
613 Avenue Create - ATG or reuse or recycle
Digi Sketch Challenge - Flowers
Divas by Design - Easter/Spring
SAS4Kids Mother's Day
Eureka Stamps - No Square Cards
Creative Card Crew - Spring
Artistic Inspirations - ATG
The Sisterhood of Crafters - White on White
Catered Crop - Think Green
Inky Impressions - Dots and Stripes

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Kona's Butterflies

Another week, another fun challenge at Come And Get It Challenge blog and the theme for this week is Black and White with a splash of color.  I hope you'll pop over and join us.

I'm using Kona's Butterflies from Oak Pond Creations, they have some really nice and fun images to choose from.

Kona's butterflies are colored with Copics, a Martha Stewart punch for the white butterflies, embossed with Cuttlebug, Memory Box and Spellbinders dies and a few gems.

Friday, April 11, 2014

Bubbles Just Chillin

This is Bubbles Just Chillin by Lacy Sunshine A Crafter's Candy Shoppe she will be entered into a contest at Lacy Sunshine's FB group ACrafter's Delight.  I will also be posting her to Lacy Sunshine's Face Book page.

I just found these easel cards with 2 extra rolls I think they are called, this is my second and they are easy and so fun to do.

She was colored with Copics, layered to cs embossed with Cuttlebug, die cuts from Memory Box, sentiment is from my stash, flower & leaves punched with Punch Bunch and Carla Craft, and a few gems added for a little sparkle.

Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenge - Flower Power
Brown Sugar Challenge Blog -  Mother's Day

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Calla Lily

This flower fairy is Calla Lily Sprite and you can find him at Aurora Wings or here Mitzi is the artist and she has beautiful works of art showing there.

This one I colored using my Copics, layered to embossed cs by Cuttlebug, die cuts from Memory Accents, Glossy Accents for the shine and a few gems, sentiment is Hero Arts.

I'll be entering the Aurora Wings Challenge Blog, ATG for their first challenge.

Monday, April 7, 2014

Butterfly Friend

This is Willow's Butterfly Friend a digi from Lacy Sunshine A Crafter's Candy Shoppe and she will be my 3rd and final entry into the Lacy Sunshine Challenge Blog.

I think this is called a 3 fold/layer easel card, my first, colored in Copics, layered to Spellbinder's die cut, embossed with Cuttlebug, the second fold has tall grass, low grass with flowers added, the final layer is the picket fence, dies are from Memory box, Carl's Craft punch for the little flowers, Glossy Accents, Stickles and some bling.

Other Challenge/Challenges:
613 Avenue Create:  ATG Add a Twist Sights, Smells etc of Spring  
SAS4Kids:  Mother's Day
Craftitude:   ATG or Add Corrugated Paper
Through the Purple Haze:  Try a New Fold
CFAS: Punches and Dies

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Big Bear

This week the theme for the challenge at Come And Get It is:  Bears I hope you'll come and join us. Our sponsor this week is QKR which is where this big bear comes from with his butterfly.  They have quite the nice selection of images to choose from, the visit to their online store.

He is colored with Copics, layered a few times the designer paper is from Elka Romero, die cuts from Memory Box, sentiment PSX, butterflies from a Martha Stewart Punch, a little glitter and Glossy Accents.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Dorina and Bardolph

This is Dorina with Bardolph from Lacy Sunshine A Crafter's Candy Shoppe I knew I had to image as soon as I saw it there so I had a fun time coloring it.

Colored with Copics, die cuts from Memory Box, Glossy Accents, glitter and some bling.


Lacy Sunshine Challenge Blog - Add Flowers
Outlawz Challenge Wednesday-  Sketch
Through the Purple Haze - Steamtrunk
613 Avenue Create - ATG/Create your own Color Challenge
Crafting for all Seasons - Dies and Punches

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Emily Lollipop

This is Lollipop Emily and Sunshine Umbrella, created by Heather Valentin at Lacy Sunshine A Crafter's Candy Shoppe. She is colored with Copics, layered to designer cs by Elka Romero, Cuttlebug embossed, Glossy Accents, glitter and a little bling, die cuts by Memory Box. where she'll be entered into the Lacy Sunshine Challenge Blog  as well as the challenges listed below.and the theme is to Add Flowers.

Other Challenges:

613 Avenue Create - ATH/Create Your Own Color Challenge
Eureaka Stamps - Spring Flowers
Artistic Inspriations - Anything Goes
Fan-tastic-Tuesdays  - Use designer paper
Catered Crop - Spring Colors
She is colored with Copics, layered to Cuttlebug embossed cs, a few Memory Box die cuts, butterflies from EK Success punch, glossy accents, glitter and some bling.

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