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,