Monday, December 29, 2014

Winter Holiday...

Love this little cup of hot chocolate --
 perfect for a winter's day


The Creative Details
Image: Diane's Daydream Designs
Embellishments: glitter, buttons, ribbon
Technique - paper piecing

The Challenges
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
Card mania - anything goes
Christmas Card challenges - anything goes
Crazy Challenge - anything goes
Crafting for All Season - anything but Christmas
C.R.A.F.T - anything goes
Cute Card Thursday - anything goes
Fairy Tale Stamper - anything goes
Glitter n Sparkle - anything goes
Hiding in My Craftroom - anything goes
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Robyn's Fetish - anything goes
That Craft Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Thursday, December 25, 2014

Candy Cane Yum...

One of the favorite things I like at the Creative Fingers Challenge
is our Holiday Thank You post to our very fabulous sponsors.
 This year my card is in recognition of


The Creative Details
Image: Milk Coffee
Copics: willow, tender pink, sand, flesh
Embellishments:ribbon, snowflakes, glitter, gems
Tools: die cut

The Challenges
A Gem of a challenge - Christmas
Come and Get It - Christmas
C.R.A.F.T. - anything goes
Cute Card Thursday - anything goes
Hanna and Friends - Christmas
In the Pink - Christmas in pink
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Just Inspirational - Christmas
Milk Coffee - make it sparkle
Melonheadz - lots of embellishment
Simon says Stamp - anything goes
The Glory of Christmas - ATG/Christmas
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
Whimsy Stamps - anything goes
Wordart Wednesday - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Gingerbread Fun...

It's that time again at the Creative Fingers Challenge
when we acknowledge the wonderful sponsors we have
had all year and their truly fabulous images.
Today I am acknowledging "Drawn with Character"


The Creative Details
Image: Drawn With Character
Copics: sand, fig, crimson, robin's egg
Embellishments: pearls, star gems, glitter, ribbon, snowflake
Tools: die cut

The Challenges:
A Gem of a Challenge - Christmas
Come and Get It - Christmas
C.R.A.F.T. - anything goes
Cute Card Thursday - anything goes
Di's Digi's - any winter holiday
Eureka Stamps - glitter
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Just Inspirational - Christmas
Loves Rubber Stamps - anything holiday
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes
Sassy Studio - merry Christmas
Suzy Bee - anything with pearls
That Craft Place - anything goes
The Glory of Christmas - ATG Christmas
TTCRD - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - use a snowflake/ATG

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Winter Holiday

The Pile it On Challenge
is still is full swing this month - our theme
is show us your holiday cards and we have lots of fun sponsors 
this time too. Check us out!!

The Creative Details
Image: Sweet peas Stamps
Colors: leaf green, pinkish vanilla, sand, powder blue
Embellishments: doily, gems, resin doves, trim
Tools: punch

The Challenges
A Crafty Mess - anything goes/traditional Christmas colors
Animal friends - must have animal
Brown Sugar - Christmas
CCC Digi - digi/rhinestone or ribbon
Clear it Out - anything goes (stash: doves)
Craft for the Craft - favorite Christmas colors
Completely Christmas - anything goes
Colouring Crazy Challenge - make it festive
Crafter's cafe - animal friends
Cute Card Thursday - sparkles
Di's Digis - any winter holiday
Inky Impressions - winter wonderland
Little Red Wagon - Christmas
Milk Coffee - sparkle
QKR - layers
Simon Says Stamp - winter inspirations
Sweet 7 - winter
Wordart Wednesay - anything positive
613 Avenue Create - use a snowflake/ATG

Stay Warm Harted,
Elizabeth

Friday, December 19, 2014

Holiday Angel...

Time again for our challenge at the Creative Fingers
We are always anything goes and our
optional twist this week is a
nontraditional project for Christmas
We have a new sponsor this week Ching Chou Kuik
they have the most fabulous images!!
The Creative Details
Image: Ching-Chou Kuik 
Copics: cool shadow, powder blue, ocean, pale pink, flesh, sepia
Embellishments: liquid pearls, gems, snowflake, glitter

The Challenges:
A Gem of a Challenge - Christmas
Addicted to Stamps - snowflakes
Brown Sugar - Christmas
Chocolate, Coffee and Cards - Christmas
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas - urgent needed for Christmas
Creative Card Crew - anything goes
Crafty Sentiments - winter
Come and Get it - anything goes
Cute Card Thursday - sparkle
Digitally Sweet - anything goes/twist -- snowflake
Divas by Design - anything goes
Dream Valley - Christmas
Get Creative - blue, white and silver
Glitter N Sparkle - glittery
Incy Wincy - Christmas
Inspiration destination - anything goes
Papertake Weekly - last Christmas card
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Scrappers delights - anything goes
Seema Crafts - Christmas
Sisters of Craft - anything goes
Simon says - winter
Sister Act - anything goes
Sparkles forum - blue Christmas
The East Wind - Christmas
Through the Craftroom door - anything goes
Tuesday Throwdown - Christmas
QKR - layers
Wags 'n Whiskers - Christmas
Winter Wonderland - fussy and fancy
Wordart Wednesday - positive
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Monday, December 15, 2014

Happy Holidays....

Time for another challenge at Squigglefly and it's
an easy one "Happy Holidays."
Join us for this challenge and if you need images check
out all the new fabulous seasonal images at the store!

The Creative Details
Image: Squigglefly (James Horvath - Skiers)
Copics: strong red, willow, flesh
Embellishments: glitter, felt trees, gems

The Challenges
Brown Sugar - red, white and green
Chocolate, Coffee and Cards - Christmas
Crafty Boots - Christmas
Crafty Sentiment - Christmas
Crafts 4 Eternity - Christmas
Delightful Challenge - bundle up
Double Click Skittles - holidays
Glitter N Sparkle - glittery
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Male Room - Christmas
Melonheadz - lots of embellies
My Time to Craft - make a scene
One Stitch at a Time - glitter
Red Carpet Studio - holiday inspired
Robyn's Fetish - winter with glitter
Sassy Studio - Christmas colors
Sister Act - anything goes
Simon Says stamp - bling it on
Sparkle n Sprinkle - anything with loose glitter
Stamp and Create - Christmas
Sweet Stampin  - show a Christams tree
The Crafter's Cafe - holidays
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
Wags n Whiskers - Christmas
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,


Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Got Snow...

we are very excited to sponsor Penny's Paper Crafty.
The theme this week
"anything but Christmas"
The cute image I am using this week is one of my
favorites from "snow babies" - she is so cute!

The Creative details
Image: Diane's Daydream Designs (snow babies)
Embellishments: ribbon, liquid pearls, gems
Tools: die cuts (Spellbinders)

The Challenges
Artistic Inspiration - anything goes or snow
Brown Sugar - winter
Crafty Bowz - bow
Crafts 4 Eternity - winter
Crafty Creations - to die for
Creative Moments - winter
Delightful Challenge - sparkly
D.L. Art - anything goes
Eureka Stamps - snow
Incy Wincy - snowy days
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Party Time Tuesday - anything goes
Not Just cards - anything goes
Send a Smile 4 Kids  - winter fun
Simon Says - bling
The Corrosive Challenge - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
Whimsy Inspiration - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, December 7, 2014

It's Christmas Morning...

It's time for another challenge at
Our challenge for the next month is "vintage."
And, our fabulous sponsor is Nice Crane
and they have the most fabulous vintage
images ever! 


The Creative Details
Image - Nice Crane
Embellishments: lace, gem, 3 Girl Jam ribbon
Tools - poinsettia die cut/frame

The Challenges
A Creative Romance - something old
Mema's Crafts - holidays
Country View Crafts - nostalgic Christmas
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas - anything goes
Craft for the Craic - favorite Christmas colors
Crafty Sentiments - anything goes
C.R.A.F.T. - Christmas
Crafting by Designs - anything for Christmas
Crafty  Bowz - bow
Craft Hoarders - celebrate the season
Crafts Galore - anything goes
Eclectic Ellapu - vintage Christmas
Digi Choosday - Christmas
Eureka - Celebrate
Hiding in My Craftroom - Christmas colors
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Jingle Belles - Christmas
Ribbon Girls - anything goes
Robyn's Fetish - Christmas cards
Seema Crafts - Christmas
Sisters of Craft - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp - Christmas/holidays

Stay Warm Harted,


Sweet Christmas

For the month of December we are having just one challenge at Pile it On
to let our designers have a bit of time for family.
Our theme this month is the holidays. 


The Creative Details:
Embellishments: gems, lots of glitter, liquid pearls, ribbon
Tools: die cut

The Challenges:
A Girl Who Crafts - Christmas
A Gem of a Challenge - Christmas
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas - anything goes Christmas
Crafting by Designs - anything for Christmas
Crafts Galore - anything goes
Craft Hoarders  - celebrate the season
C.R.A.F.T. - Christmas
Creative Craft Challenge - Christmas and digi
Delicious Doodles - nontraditional Christmas colors
Di's Digi's - Christmas
Get Creative - Christmas
Loves Rubber Stamps - anything goes
Mema's crafts - celebrate the holidays
Open Minded - unusual Christmas
Pattie's Creations - Christmas card
Scrapper's Delights - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp - Christmas/holidays
Sisters of Craft - anything goes
Tuesday  Throwdown - bling it on
The Corrosive Challenge - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - positive/anything goes

Stay Warm Harted
and Happy Holidays!!

Friday, December 5, 2014

Winter girl...

This week at the Creative Fingers Challenge
we are once again "anything goes"/optional twist is winter.
We have a fabulous and fun sponsor this week:
Polka Doodles!!
The Creative Details
Image: Polka Doodles
Copics: robins egg, flesh, grey, brown
Embellishments: gems, ribbon, stars
Die cut: Tree

The Challenges:
A Girl Who Crafts - Christmas
Artistic Inspiration - anything goes
Aud Sentiments - bingo (middle across)
Card Mania -fav color combo
Come and Get it - snowpeople
Crafty Boots - stars
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - DP
Crafty Ribbon - mono Christmas
Crafts 4 Eternity - winter
Creative Corner - winter
Creative Moments - winter
Die Cuttin Divas - snow
Dream Valley - true blue
Glitter n Sparkle - snow
Loves Rubber Stamps - anything goes
Hiding on My Craftroom - free style
Inky Impressions - snow
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Fairy Tale Stamper - bling
Mema's Crafts - cold winter days
Papertake Weekly - anything goes
Party Time Tuesdays - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - Favorite color
Robyn's Fetish - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp - Christmas/holidays
Tuesday Throwdown - bling it on
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
Quirky Crafts - circles

Stay Warm Harted,

Monday, December 1, 2014

Winter Wonderland...

We are excited at Diane's Daydream Designs 
to sponsor House of Cards  They have a a gorgeous
holiday photo as inspiration (see below).
And, Daydream Designs has the perfect set to go along
with this photo - its called Winter Wonderland.

The Creative Details
Image: Diane's Daydream Designs
Paper: Diane's Daydream Designs
Embellishment: tinsel ribbon, button, sheer ribbon, snowflake
Tools - scalloped punch

Inspiration Photo:

The Challenges:
Card Mania -fav color
Crafts Galore - anything goes
Crafty Catz - anything goes
Brown Sugar - anything goes
Crafty Ribbons - animals at Christmas
Digitally Sweet - anything goes
Fussy and Fancy - holidays
MAWTT - inspired by song (winter wonderland)
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Robyn's Fetish - anything goes
Simon Says - anything goes
Speed Craft - anything goes
Winter Wonderland - dies and punches
We Do Doobadoo - get festive

Stay Warm Harted,

Just Holiday Fun...

This week at the Squigglelfy Challenge it is all about the
"nontraditional" holiday card.
Now, what could be more non-traditional than a pig dressed up 
as Rudolph including a red pig snout.
I also used some non-traditional colors for fun.
Be sure to check out the store - so many fun new images added!
The Creative Details:
Image: Sandra Caldwell (Reindeer Piggie) at Squigglefly
Copics: flesh, ice ocean, strong red, sand
Embellishments: gems, snowflakes
Tools: die cuts


The Challenges:
A Girl Who Crafts - Christmas
Animal Friends - anything goes with an animal
Aud Sentiments - sentiment for December holiday
Catch the Bug - stuffed (paper scraps)
Clear it Out - winter wishes/snowflake
Crafting for All Seasons - Christmas
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - DP
Crafty Catz - anything goes
Cut it Up - non traditional Christmas
Digi Stamps 4 Joy - Christmas
Digi Choosday - Christmas
Everybody Art - snowflake
Glitter n Sparkle - snow
Just Inspirational - winter
Simon Says - anything goes
The Corrosive Challenge - happy everything
4 Crafty Chicks - die cuts

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Sprinkle up a Holiday Scene...

The Pile it On challenge is having a fun challenge this 
Week  -- "Sprinkle it On"
Our fabulous sponsor this week is the very popular 
Doodle Pantry - with all sorts of images from
whimsical to vintage!!

The Creative Details 
Copics: sand, fig, strong red, cool grey, barely beige
Embellishments: snowflakes, frills, glitter, liquid pearls
Tools: die cut

The Challenges
Brown Sugar - anything goes
Clear it Out - winter wishes /snowflake
Craft Your Passion - cold outside
Crafty sentiments - use die cuts
Crafty Catz - anything goes
Crazy 4 Challenges - square cards
Digi Sketch - punch or die
Digitally Sweet - anything goes
Fairy Tale - Christmas with animals
Glitter n Sparkle - snow
Hiding in My Craftroom - free style
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Just Inspirational - winter
Paper Creator Crafts - Christmas
Party Time Tuesday - anything goes
Natalie and Amy - cute and cuddly Christmas
Scrapping 4 fun - anything goes
Simon says - anything goes
Simply Create Too - snow
The Stamping Boutique - sparkle
Through the Craftroom door - anything
Winter Wonderland - dies and punches
4 Crafty Chicks - die cuts
613 Avenue Create - anything goes


Stay Warm Harted,
Elizabeth

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Little Rudy Doody...

We are thrilled at Diane's Daydream Designs 
to be sponsoring Sweet Sketches. I love their challenge sketch
for this week that you can find here
My little reindeer (he is sooo cute) is from the
Little Rudy Doody set.


The Creative Details:
Copics: sand, putty, grey and strong red
Embellishments: ribbon, buttons, flower, glitter

The Challenges:
CCC Digi Creations - animal antics
Chocolate, Coffee, Cards - favorite holiday
Crafts 4 Eternity - furry friends
Crafting for All Seasons -Christmas
Eureka Stamps - non traditional Christmas color
Craftin Desert Divas - Christmas
Cutie Pie - festive furry friends
Digi Choosday - Christmas
Fairy Tale - Christmas with animals
Hiding in My Craftroom - any holiday
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Robyn's Fetish - use a digi
Sister Act - anything goes
Simon Says - anything goes
The Pink Elephant - anything goes
Stamp and Create - ribbons and bows
The Stamping Boutique - Christmas nontraditional color
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
Whoopsi Daisy - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,


Sunday, November 23, 2014

Give thanks..

This week at the Pile it On challenge
our theme is recycle/upcycle. I recycled several things on my
card this week. First I used some cardboard and cut it into a bow and
added some ink and part of the cardboard to layer the image.
The background paper I made myself with bister powders.
Our fabulous sponsor this week is Bugaboo Stamps!!

The Creative Details
Image: Bugaboo Stamps
Colors: copics, watercolors, bister powders, inks
Embellishments: gems, button, twine, cardboard
Diecut

The Challenges:
Allsorts - no DP
Brown sugar - 2 or more colors
Catch the Bug - photo inspiration
Creative Moments - make it sparkle
Cut it Up - die cuts and turkey
Digi Sketch - sketch or food
Dream Valley - anything goes
Eclectic Ellapu - favorite color combo
Eureka Stamps - give thanks
Frosted Designs - thanks with a twist
Great Impressions - thankful thoughts
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - Thanksgiving
Just Inspirational - frame it
QKR - bling it on
Paper Pretties - Thanksgiving
Penny's Paper Crafty  anything goes
Red Carpet Studio - inspired by food
Scrap Creations - give thanks
Sentimental Sundays - thanks
Simon Says - Thanksgiving
Sisterhood of Crafters - thankful
That Craft Place - anything goes
The Corrosive Challenge - happy everything
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Friday, November 21, 2014

Pretty paperclip...

This week at the Creative Fingers Challenge
we are once again "anything goes" and our
 new optional twist is to use a paper clip.
I have lots of decorative paper clips but I always
forget to use them so it was fun to find them again.
This week we have Oddball Stamps as our sponsor!
They have the cutest images!!
The Creative Details:
Image: Oddball Stamps
Copics: tea rose, mint, sand, sepia
Embellishments: ribbon, clip, flowers, pearls, gems
Die frame

The Challenges:
Brown Sugar - 2 or more colors
Card Mania - use a digi
Creative Moments - make it sparkle
Crafters café - anything goes
Dream Valley - anything goes
Delightful challenge - gems
Glitter n Sparkle - cute
Inky Impressions - anything goes with pearls
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Just Inspirational - frame it
Natalie and Amy - stitch it
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Papertake Weekly - girlie
Partytime Tuesday - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Sweet Stampin - dies
Through the Craftroom door - anything goes
Treasured Times - anything goes
4 Crafty Chicks - make it sparkle
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
The Corrosive Challenge - girls
Word Art Wednesday - make it positive

Stay Warm Harted
Elizabeth

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Happy Turkey Day...

This week at Diane's Daydream Designs we are
sponsoring Tuesday Morning Sketches. Check out their
challenge sketch here!

For my card I used the "Just Being Grateful" set from
Daydreams Designs. I thought the turkey pulling the wagon of
pumpkins was too adorable!!

The Creative Details:
Image: Diane's Daydream Designs
Embellishments:liquid pearls, button, twine, enamel dots, gems

The Challenges:
Brown Sugar - anything goes
Card mania - use a digi
CCC Digi Creations - animal antics
Come and Get It - Thanksgiving
Crafty Sentiments - 2 or more papers
Craft Your Passions - turkeys or pumpkins
Hiding in My Craftroom - fall
Inspiration destination - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Lia Stampz -  anything goes
Loves Rubber Stamps - things with wings
QKR - thankful
Pinspirational - photo inspiration
My Sheri Crafts - turkey time
Sassy Studios - fall colors
Scrapping 4 Fun - anything with bling
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes



Stay Warm Harted,

Monday, November 17, 2014

Reindeer?


This week at the Squigglefly Challenge
our challenge is square cards.
I used this new image at Squigglelfy from Cheryl Alger called
Maddie the Red-Nosed Reindeer!
I think it is so cute!!

The Creative Details:
Image: Squigglelfy (by Cheryl Alger)
Copics: fig, sand, sea green, slate, flesh
Embellishments: ribbon, gems, tag, glitter

The challenges:
Aud Sentiments - Sentiment on a tag
Bearly Mine - Christmas
Brown Sugar - anything goes
Crafty Catz - Christmas
Craftin Desert Divas - tag
Crafty Creations - recipe
Crafty Ribbons - Christmas with ribbons
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas - go green
C.R.A.F.T. - Christmas
Cute Card Thursday - red and green
Chocolate, Coffee and Cards - favorite holiday
Delightful Challenge - any holiday
Dream valley - anything goes
D.L. Art - anything Christmas
Left of Center - polka dots
Get Creative - anything goes/glitter
Glitter n Sparkle - cute
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Papertake weekly - 2 or 4 legs
Really Reasonable Ribbon - winter holiday/ribbon
Send a Smile 4 Kids - anything goes
Treasured Times - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay warm harted,

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Vintage Santa...

This week at the Pile it On Challenge
we are all about "vintage."
I am using this fabulous vintage Santa Claus
from our sponsor this week Rogue Redhead Stamps.
They have lots of really fabulous designs - this Santa is
 from one of their new sets called "Christmas cheer."
 The sets also includes some darling vintage children.

The Creative Details:
Images: Rogue Redhead Stamps
Copics: skin white, flesh. strong red
Embellishments: doily, twine, liquid pearls, gems, flowers
Tools: punch

The Challenges:
Artistic Stamper - Christmas
Aud sentiments - put sentiment on a tag
Chocolate, Coffee and Cards - favorite holiday
Christmas Stamping All year - anything Christmas
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas - Christmas
C.R.A.F.T. - Christmas
Crafty Catz - Christmas
D.L. Art - anything Christmas
Emerald Fairies - Christmas non-trad. colors
Jellypark - festive Christmas
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Just Add Ink - texture
Not Just Cards - anything goes
One Crazy Stamper - anything goes/rubber stamp
Scrapping 4 Fun - anything with bling
Scrappy Hands - textures
Suzy Bee - vintage

Stay Warm Harted,

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Grateful...

This week at Diane's Daydream Designs we are sponsoring
Crafting by Designs and their challenge is "Giving Thanks"
For my project I used the set called "blessing of the harvest"


The Creative Details:
Image/Sentiment: Dianes Daydream Designs
Inks; Marvy Matchable (ochre)
Embellishments: brads, gems
Tools: die cut, embossing pad

The Challenges:
Brown Sugar - Thanksgiving
Cards Galore Encore - anything goes
Cardz 4 Guys - Thanksgiving
Crafty Sentiment - anything goes
Cupcake Inspirations - photo inspiration
Di's Digis - colors of Autumn
Digi Stamps 4 Joy - preparing for the holidays/Fall
Double Click - thanks
Fussy and Fancy -  thankful
Glitter n Sparkle - fall colors
Great Impressions - thankful thoughts
Jelly Park Friends - autumn
Quick Quotes - Grateful
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Path of Positivity - grateful
Simply Create Too - thankful

Stay Warm Harted,

This way to the Pumpkin Patch...

This week at  Diane's Daydream Designs 
we are sponsoring the challenge at Penny's Paper Crafty.
The theme for their challenge this week is black cardstock.
I have used an image from one of my favorite Daydream Designs sets
called "Signs of Fall."

The Creative Details:
Image: Diane's Daydream Designs 
Inks: Marvy Matchables
Embellishments: die frame, gems, leaves, ribbon

The Challenges:
Addicted to Stamps - bling
Card Mania - dies
DL Art - anything goes
Dragon's Lair Challenge - autumn colors
Eclectic Ellapu - leaves
Fan-tastic Tuesday - add a ribbon
Fresh Brewed - fall colors
Glitter n Sparkle - autumn colors
Love to Scrap - bling
Mema's - anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Party Time Tuesday - anything goes
Pinspirational - photo
Stamp and Create - ribbons and bows
Through the Craftroom door - anything goes
Whoopsi Daisy - layers

Stay Warm Harted

Monday, November 10, 2014

Baking up a fun fall...

At Diane's Daydream Designs we are very excited this week to
 be sponsoring Craft Your Passion
They have a fun theme this week -- things that begin with a "B".
 Of course my first thought was baking and I love these vintage 
baking items from Diane's Daydream Designs.
So, I have lots of B items from baking, buttons, blue and bow


The Creative Details:
Image: Diane's Daydream Designs
Embellishments: liquid pearls pearls, ribbon, twine, buttons
Tools: embossing pad

The challenges:
A Crafty Mess - anything goes
Crafting By Design - anything goes
Creative Moments - anything goes
Digi Sketch - food or sketch
DL Art - anything goes
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Melonheadz - add a sentiment
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Sister Act - anything goes
That Craft Place - anything goes
Whimsy Inspiration - 2 or more images
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, November 9, 2014

Baby Wishes...

Our challenge theme this week at the
Pile it On challenge is "Special Occasions"
Our sponsor this week is Add a Little Dazzle!
Don't you love the cool effect with their metal sheets -
 they are so easy to use and emboss.
The Creative Details:
Special Embellishments: metal sheets from Add a Little Dazzle
Embellishments: ribbon, gems, liquid pearls
Tool: Punch, embossing pad

The Challenges:
A Crafty Mess - anything goes
Clear it Out - use metal
Craft Your Passion - bright and sparkly
Creative Moments - anything goes
Crafting By design - anything goes
Loves Rubber Stamps - anything goes
Papertake Weekly - anything goes
Partytime Tuesday - anything goes
Sister Act - anything goes
Scrapper's delights - anything goes or paper piecing
MAWTT - sparkle and shine
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted

Friday, November 7, 2014

With Thanks...

This week at the Creative Fingers Challenge
we are always "anything goes' with an optional twist of banners.
For my card I used a darling image from fabulous sponsor
Dilly Beans!
I used an explosion card and added a tiny banner at top.

The Creative Details
Image: Dilly Beans
Copics: sand, robins egg, strong red, lemon yellow
Embellishments:liquid pearls, flowers, joy banner
Tools: Scalloped punch

The Challenges
A Crafty Mess - anything goes
Cards Galore Encore - anything goes
Catch the Bug - anything goes
Creative Moments - anything goes
Delightful Challenge - patterned papers
Glitter n Sparkle - anything but square
Craft Hoarders - thanks
Get Creative - anything goes/option stitching
Crafter's Café - thanks
Great Impressions - thankful thoughts
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Loves Rubber stamps - anything goes
Mema's - anything goes
Milk Coffee - color your image
Papertake weekly - anything goes
Partytime Tuesday - anything goes
Simon Says - thinking of you
Simply Create Too - thanks
Tuesday Throwdown - shaped cards
The Sisters of Craft - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

In everything give thanks..

This week at the Diane's Daydream Designs
we are sponsoring Word Art Wednesday.
I am using some the adorable images from the
"Just Being Grateful" set!

The Creative Details
Image: Diane's Daydream Designs
Embellishments: gems, ribbon, acorn stickers, leaves

The Challenges
Brown Sugar - anything goes
Eclectic Ellapu - leaves and foliage
Eureka Stamps - count your blessings
Fussy and Fancy - Thanks
Hiding in My Craftroom - fall colors
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Loves Rubber Stamps - anything goes
Our Daily Bread - Christmas/Thanksgiving
Party Time Tuesday - anything goes
Papertake Weekly - anything goes
Paper Pretties - give thanks
Robyn's Fetish - Thanksgiving
The House That Stamps Built - with thanks
Through the Craftroom door - anything goes
Vandicrafts - birdie
Whoopsi Daisy - add a sentiment

Stay Warm Harted

Monday, November 3, 2014

Nature Fairy...

This week at the Squigglelfy Challenge
our theme is "patterned paper."
We are also excited to announce that artist Sal Scheibe has joined Squigglefly. 
She draws such an amazing variety of things 
and we know you are going to fall in love with her artwork.


The Creative Details 
Image: Squigglefly (Nature Fairy by Sal Scheibe)
Copics: powder blue, sand, leaf, migonette
Embellishments: ribbon, gems, flowers, brads
Tools: Punch

The Challenges
Addicted to Stamps - fairy or princess
Clear it Out - stash items (flowers) in orange
C.R.A.F.T.- fantasy
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - patterned paper
Cupcake Inspiration - fall
Ladybug Crafts - bright colors
Love to Scrap - bling it on
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Really Reasonable Ribbon - anything with ribbon
Simon Says - anything goes
The Corrosive Challenge - fantasy
The Sisters of Craft - anything goes
4 Crafty Chicks - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Feeling Cool...

Our theme this week at the 
Pile it On Challenge is "Feeling Cool"
Our fabulous sponsor this week is
Dilly Beans!! Love their fun images.

The Creative Details
Image: Dilly Beans
Copics in greenish grey, robins egg, leaf, strong red
Embellishments: gems, ribbon, stickles, button, snowflake sequins
Die cut 

The Challenges
Animal friends - animal and cold
Brown Sugar - anything goes
Cards Galore Encore - anything goes
Challenge Up Your Life - anything goes
Craft-Dee BowZ - anything goes with a bow
Crafters Café - things with wings
Crafty Catz - anything goes
Delicious Doodles - cold outside
Digi Stamps for Joy - anything goes
Divas By design - anything goes
Inspiration destination - anything goes
Mema's - anything goes
Moving Along with the Times - winter
Party Time Tuesday - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Really Reasonable Ribbon - anything goes with ribbon
Simon Says - anything goes
Sister Act - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
VSC Challenge - anything goes
Wordart wednesday - anything positive
4 Crafty Chicks - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,