Monday, December 22, 2014

Icy Winter Day with Love to Create Challenge

Hello everyone, Happy Monday !!

 Time to share, our new challenge for this week,
on my Challenge Blog

Love to Create Challenges

Thank you to everyone who joined us in last week's challenge

This week our challenge theme is

Icy Winter Days 

For my card, I used one of our sponsors
' cute images by Bugaboo Stamps



Be sure to check out all the fabulous creations by the design team as they all are sharing some gorgeous inspirations using images from Bugaboo Stamps 

Hope I have inspired you!
We would love to have you come join us at Love to Create Challenge, for a chance to win some  fabulous prizes from our wonderful sponsors.

Monday, December 15, 2014

Many Thanks

Hello everyone, Happy Monday !!

 Time to share, our new challenge for this week,
on my Challenge Blog

Love to Create Challenges

Thank you to everyone who joined us in last week's challenge

This week our challenge theme is

Create a Scene 

For my card I used this gorgeous image from Stitchy Bear 
by artist IkeSart- Finch on Pine


Lots of die cuts to help create a winter scene.
La La Land holly and branches, Cherry Lynn Garden Gate 


Stickles and Glitter for a wintery feel, SU stamp and SB designer label

Be sure to check out all the fabulous creations by the design team as they all are sharing some gorgeous inspirations using images from Stitchy Bear Digi Outlet 

Hope I have inspired you!
We would love to have you come join us at Love to Create Challenge, for a chance to win some  fabulous prizes from our wonderful sponsors.

Friday, December 12, 2014

Candy Cane Dreams by Art By Miran



Hello, today is my day to share a creation with our followers over on the Art by Miran showcase blog and I knew when I seen the sketch for this beautiful gal I couldn't wait for it to go to rubber!


She is sold in rubber stamp over in the Whimsy Stamps Store

Our theme for December is Winter Snowflakes 


As you can see I added some beautiful snowflakes around this darling image
The big snowflakes are ones I purchased at Michael's from Recollections
and then smeared glue all over them, adding lots of glitter on them.
I then used a Memory Box snowflake die cut with shimmery paper to accent
Mother of Pearls pearls where added .

She is colored with Copic Markers 
Our bi-weekly challenge can be found here and our theme is always "Anything Goes"
Come join us for a chance to win your own Arbymiran images.

Thanks for visiting!! 
{Crafty Hugs}

 Jackie



Monday, December 8, 2014

JOY with Love to Create Non-Traditional Colors

Hello everyone, Happy Monday !!

 Time to share, our new challenge for this week,
on my Challenge Blog

Love to Create Challenges

Thank you to everyone who joined us in last week's challenge

This week our challenge theme 

Non -Traditional Holiday colors 




I used this sweet image "Walking in the Rain" by our  Fabulous Sponsor for this week's theme  A Day For Daisies 


Love the results using this soft color combo, along with using a non-traditional image 
for a holiday card.


Be sure to check out all the fabulous creations by the design team as they all are sharing some gorgeous inspirations using images from A Day for Daisies 

Hope I have inspired you!
We would love to have you come join us at Love to Create Challenge, for a chance to win some  fabulous prizes from our wonderful sponsors.

Wonderful Challenges I will enter 
Crafty Hazelnut Christmas - Christmas anything goes
Di's digi design - Christmas
Open-Minded - unusual Christmas colors 
Thanks for stopping by! 

Sweet Hugs!!


Saturday, December 6, 2014

Sketch Saturday #339 with Art by Miran

Hello, Happy Saturday!

Art by Miran is the wonderful sponsor over on the Sketch Saturday blog, where she is offering a fabulous prize of your choice of three (3) images to a lucky winner.

As a member of the Art by Miran design team, I joined in as a Guest Designer and here is my project using this week's sketch by Vannessa #339.


along with Vannessa's fab sketch.



Love these soft rich tones papers from First Edition to create a rich non-traditional
Winter card. Lots of Diamond Stickles, Glitter flakes and Pearls were added 
to make a snowy effect.

Challenges to be entered 
Brown Sugar - Winter 
Fairy Tale - Color challenge - light blue, white and 1 color 
Delicious Doodles - non -traditional colors Christmas 
Copic Marker Europe - anything goes 
Creative Moments - anything goes winter 
Whimsy Inspiration -Anything Goes 
Wonderful Wednesday - Anything Goes 


Thanks for visiting!! 
{Crafty Hugs} Jackie

Thursday, December 4, 2014

It's the Most WONDERFUL Time of the Year!

                         Good Morning and a Happy Thursday to all my friends!

It's time for a new challenge with A Random Fan and this one is going to be a fun one 

Challenge #20

Christmas 

is our theme this week and I know we all are making up 
some wonderful cards so come on over and share with us!


 Play along for a chance to win 3 rubber stamps of your choice from 
A Random Fan 


This week I chose to challenge myself with a non-traditional 
holiday image to make for my Christmas theme 

Using this sweet precious Lil Miss Bashful  to send Holiday Cheer
to everyone.


Stop over to see all the darling cards my fellow teamies 
are sharing today with some of the cuties you can find 
over in the shop!!

One winner will be chosen by a random draw and will receive 3 free digis!

One MVP winner will be chosen and will receive 1 free digi.


  Top Three will be chosen by a random draw from all the entries!

Thanks for visiting 


Hugs'

Monday, December 1, 2014

Great Moments with Comfy Coco by Sami Stamps

Hello everyone, Happy Monday !!

 Time to share, our new challenge for this week,
on my Challenge Blog

Love to Create Challenges

Thank you to everyone who joined us in last week's challenge

This week our challenge theme 


Get in Shape 

hahaa! perfect one after the holidays right?
well actually we want to see shapes added to your project or a shaped card!

Our Fabulous Sponsor for this week's theme is 
the wonderful .......

Sami Stamps 



For my project I used this beautiful image called 
Comfy Coaco 


This is a mini album that I picked up at Michael's in their $1 bin, so thought it would 
be perfect to start with her as my cover. 

Be sure to check out all the fabulous creations by the design team as they all are sharing some gorgeous inspirations using images from StampArt Designs 


Hope I have inspired you!
We would love to have you come join us at Love to Create Challenge, for a chance to win some  fabulous prizes from our wonderful sponsors.

Thanks for stopping by! 

Sweet Hugs!!

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Simply Betty Stamps Dec Fan Monthly Challenge with Winter Beauties

Hello friends!!  Happy Saturday to you,
 I have a few special makes to share with you today!

Today over on Simply Betty Stamps Facebook fan page, Betty is releasing this month's Fan Monthly Challenge featuring six new fabulous images by Betty called Winter Beauties.

I am super excited for this Fan monthly challenge as I was given the opportunity to be one of the images in this wonderful collection!! Yes Betty created a "Jackie" image and let me tell you Betty is one fantastic artist..She created "me" and it's an amazing look alike expect she most kindly reduced the weight but totally amazing as she created this by just visiting my FB page and from very few photos was able to capture a look alike image!! How exciting and blessed I am to be a part of this fun challenge.
Wait till you see these new images, they all are so much fun and fabulous!!

Now with each image we each have a theme you will need to follow to be eligible for prizes!!

First up is the wonderful and talented Winter Beauty Betty
with a color theme of - Turquoise, White and Purple



Next is Winter Beauty Bettina 
with a theme of lots of sparkle 



 Then we have Winter Beauty Cynthia
with a theme with use fake snow (embossing fluff, flower soft etc) 


Now for the amazing "Me" Winter Beauty Jackie 
with a theme of 2 designer papers and ribbon 


Now the next two are my two favorite creations and of course I messed up 
and DID NOT follow the given theme by accident - not sure where my head was!!
But I love how these both turned out so am sharing with you but remember 
follow the theme!!

Winter Beauty Corinne 
theme is use SNOWFLAKES



Winter Beauty Rio 
theme ANYTHING BUT A SQUARE CARD


Now run don't walk over to Simply Betty's blog to 
find all the details on how you can get this fabulous bundle of Winter Beauties 
and play along with our Monthly Fan Challenge!!


Friday, November 28, 2014

Letter to Santa Postal

Hello Happy Black Friday!!
Will as this post, I will be out braving the crowd! Are/Were you out there with me? I am having a blast with all the other crazy people trying to get a bit of my  holiday shopping knocked off my list!

It's a holiday tradition for this gal and her daughters and we have fun no matter how long the line to the register is. We always are the lucky ones to find the entertainment I tell ya!
Boy can we share so stories and often sit back and chuckle with all we have seen and done.

Well today is my day to share a creation with our followers over on the Art by Miran showcase blog and I knew when I seen the sketch for this beautiful gal I couldn't wait for it to go to rubber!

This is Letter to Santa by Art by Miran 
She is sold in rubber stamp over in the Whimsy Stamps Store


Our theme for the month of November was to make a non - tradition color 
for a Holiday card.
I love this shade of blue and knew she would be perfect for this theme.

She is colored with Copic markers, then lots of glitter and Stickles added 
for the snow..
I used a Marianne Design Tree die and Spellbinders Fancy Tag die 

Our bi-weekly challenge can be found here and our theme is always "Anything Goes"
Come join us for a chance to win your own Arbymiran images.

Thanks for visiting!! 
{Crafty Hugs}
 Jackie

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Congratulation on the Baby Processing

Happy Wednesday !!

It's Time for a new challenge over on the 
THE STAMPING CHEF !!

All  our challenges are "ANYTHING GOES"  so what a great opportunity to join us for a chance to win some of those fabulous images on your wish list!!

This week I played  this beauty Baby Processing 
  You can find her here in the TSC store 


She makes for a sweet Congrats card for the mommy to be!
I paired her up with some cute papers by Create Paper "Little Boy Blue"
added a couple of buttons and sentiment. Quick & Cute card.

Be sure to swing over to our challenge blog to check out all the 
beautiful projects my team mates are sharing !!

Check out our FB TSC Recipe Fan Group, we have reached 1000 followers
so be sure to watch for a special something once Tamara's internet is
back up and running!! 

Thanks for stopping by!! 
Have a wonderful Day!!