Sunday, May 3, 2015

Dream Flowers...

Time for another great challenge at
Dragonfly Dreams Challenge!
I loved using these cone flowers and found a perfect dry
embossing pad (love the textures) for this card too.
Out theme this month is all about flowers and 
our fabulous sponsor is

The Creative Details
Image: Fred She Said
Copics: Tahitian blue, powder blue, buttercup, leaf
Embellishments:ribbon, gems
Tools: border punch, die cut, embossing pad

Challenges
Allsorts - flowers
Addicted to Stamps - flowers
Catch the Bug - anything goes
As You Like It - fav style of embossing (dry)
Brown Sugar - anything goes
Chocolate, Coffee and Cards - spring
Craft-Dee Bowz - anything with ribbon bow
Crafts 4 Eternity - inspired by nature
Crafty Ribbon - anything with ribbon
Crafts Galore Encore - anything goes
Craft Your Passion - anything goes
Crafting By design - anything goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned paper - DP
Dragon's Lair - flowers
Eureka - bling
Glitter n Sparkle - anything goes
Inky Impressions - recipe
Lia Stampz - embossing
Monday Morning Challenge - flowers
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Pattie's Creations - flowers
Simon Monday Challenge -anything goes
Sister Act - anything goes
Simon Says - anything goes
The House that Stamps Built - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
Word Art - family friendly
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted

Friday, May 1, 2015

Dandelion Fun...

It's time for another great challenge at
This week we have a great sponsor with the 
cutest images: Lacy Sunshine

The Creative Details
Image: Lacy Sunshine
Copics: powder blue, lilac, buttercup, sand
Embellishments: pearls, ribbon, stickles, flowers

The Challenges
Brown Sugar - anything goes
Buckwell's Crafty challenge - stripes or dots or both
Clear It Out - kids (stash paper)
Chocolate, Coffee and Cards - spring
Craft-Dee Bowz - ribbon and bow
Crafty Ribbon - anything goes with ribbon
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - DP
Crafty Creations - photo inspiration
Crafty Gals - stripes or dots
Crafts Galore Encore - anything goes
Graph It - ribbons or lace
Crafting By design - anything goes
Craft  Your Passion - anything goes
Double Click Skittles - girly
Fussy and Fancy - flowers
Monday Morning Challenge - flowers
Not Just cards - anything goes
The Pink Elephant - anything goes
Simon Says - anything goes
Sister Act - anything goes
Sugar and Betty - anything goes
The Sisters of Craft - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
Word Art - family friendly

Stay Warm Harted

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Paper Patterns

This week at the Pile it On challenge 
our theme is to use patterns in different ways. 
I used a sheet of scrapbook paper and cut out part of the designs,
made a flower, a border and frame too.
I have to admit I was stymied at first by what to do 
but ended up loving this card.
Our special sponsor this week: Digital Designs
The Creative Details
Image: Digital Delights
Copics: yellowish green, lime, tender pink, chestnut
Embellishments: gems, ribbon

The Challenges
Allsorts - bling
Brown Sugar - anything goes
CCC Digi Creations - add sparkle
Come and Get It - Spring
Crafting from the Heart - anything goes
C.R.A.F.T. - make your embellishment
Crafty Gals Corner - girls
Crafts 4 Eternity - anything goes
Craft Your Passion - anything goes
Di's Digis - fancy folds
Fresh Brewed - so cute
Graph It - ribbon or lace
Loves Rubber Stamps - add flowers
My Sheri Crafts - girly
Penny's Paper Crafty - spooled items
RRR - aqua and light colors
Scrapbook Blessings - pink, white, green
Score-Pal - spring
Sister Act - anything goes
Simply Papercraft - anything goes or layers
Stamping Boutique - ribbon or lace
Sugar and Betty's Blog - anything goes/layers
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
Wags N' Whiskers - flowers
Word Art Wednesday - family friendly
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Welcome to My Garden...

This week at the Pile it On challenge our 
theme is "April showers bring May flowers."
Our fabulous sponsor this week is --
Sami Stamps

The Creative Details
Image: Sami stamps
Copics: apricot, buttercup, sand, barely beige
Embellishments: ribbon, gem, stickers, clear frame, butterfly

The Challenges
Artistic Inspiration - spring
Clear it Out - yellow (stash - butterfly)
Come and get It - things with a B (butterfly)
Crafter's café - animal antics
Craft Your Passion - anything goes
Crafts 4 Eternity - spring
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafty Sentiments - anything goes
Creative Moments - spring
Eureka Stamps - four-legged friends
Fussy and fancy - spring flowers
Graph It - flower power
Hiding in My craftroom - free style
Natalie and Amy - frame it
Not Just Cards - anything goes
OLLCB - at least 5 layers
Paper Creator - floral
QKR - spring flowers
Quirky Crafts - flowers
Sister Act - anything goes
Stamp and Create - anything goes
Wags n Whiskers - flowers
Word Art Wednesday - family/positive
The Crazy Challenge - spring

Stay Warm Harted,

Friday, April 17, 2015

Owl adorable...

This week at the Creative Fingers challenge
we are once again "anything goes"
We have a new sponsor too with fabulous images:
SLS Lines


The Creative Details
Image: SLS Lines
Copics: lime. powder blue, tea rose
Embellishments: skittles, flowers, stickles
Tools: leaf punch, scalloped oval

The Challenges
Crafty Calendar - add a sentiment
Crafter's Café - animal antics
Crafting from the Heart - anything goes
Craft Your Passion - anything goes
Crafting with the Dragon - add an animal
Creative Card crew - sentiment
Hiding in My Craftroom - super scraps
Inspiration destination - anything goes
Lady Bug Crafts - anything goes
Mema's - die or a punch
Monday Morning Challenge - colorful
Not Just Cards - anything goes
OLLCB - at least 5 layers
Sister Act - anything goes
Stamp and Create - anything goes
Suzy Bee's - spring flowers
The Corrosive challenge - floral
Whimsy Inspiration - color an image
Word Art Wednesday - family positive
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Bee happy...

This week at the Pile it On Challenge
we would like to see fancy frames or borders.
Our fabulous sponsor this week is
Pickled Potpourri - check out their great images!

The Creative Details:
Image: Pickled Potpourri
Copics: sand, cream, leaf
Embellishments: paper bow, frame overlay, flowers, bees
Tools: punch

The Challenges:
A Gem of a Challenge - spring is in the air
Clear it Out - anything goes (Stash item - bees)
Crafty Calendar - add a sentiment
Crafting From the Heart -anything goes
Craft Your Passion - anything goes
DL Art - anything goes
Eclectic Ellapu - spring
Fantastic Tuesday - use a die or punch
Inky Impressions - spring is in the air
Loves Rubber Stamps - anything goes
Papertake Weekly - anything goes
Penny's -   anything goes
Natalie and Amy - frame it
Sister Act  - anything  goes
Suzy Bee's Challenge - spring flowers
The Corrosive Challenge - floral
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,


Sunday, April 5, 2015

Bloom with Happiness...

It's all about "spring" this month at the 
Our fabulous sponsor this month is:
The Creative Details 
Image: A Day for Daisies
Copics: tea rose, lilac, chestnut, tender pink, leaf
Embellishments: flowers, pearls, ribbon
Tools: Spellbinder die

The Challenges
Artistic Inspiration - anything goes with a twist of flowers
City Crafter - 2 stash items
Card mania - flowers
Craft for the Craic - spring or easter
Craftin Desert Divas - anything goes
Crafting By design - anything goes
Craft Your Passion - anything goes
Catch the Bug - anything goes
Crafts Galore - make a card
Crafty Calendar - add a sentiment
CCC - pearls
Di's digis - spring
Graph It - springtime
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Everyone Art Challenge - anything goes
Hiding in My Craftroom - spring
Glitter n Sparkle - anything goes
Inspiration- Destination - anything goes
Loves Rubber Stamps - favorite embellies (ribbon)
OLLCB - spring
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Papertake Weekly - pastels
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Melonheadz - spring
Send a Smile for Kids - for a special lady
Simply papercraft - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp Monday - pastels
Sister Act - anything goes
The Corrosive Challenge - spring
The Crazy Challenge - florals
The Pink Elephant - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
Wordart Wednesday - anything positive
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Friday, April 3, 2015

Rainy Day Smile...

Its time for another weekly challenge at the
We are always "anything goes" !
And, our fabulous sponsor this week is
the delightful Scrappers Delight.


The Creative Details
Images: Scrappers Delight
Copics: napoli yellow, powder blue, ocean, tender pink
Embellishments: ribbon, skittles, glitter
Tools: border punch

The Challenges:
Brown Sugar - use glitter
Come and Get it - one for the girls
City Crafter - polka dots
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafting By design - anything goes
Craft Your Passion - anything goes
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - DP
Crafts Galore - make a card
Craftin Desert Divas - anything goes
DL Art - anything goes
Eureka Stamps - spring
Frosted designs - drip, drip
Inspiration Destination - anything goes
Lady Bug Crafts - anything goes
Loves Rubber Stamps - favorite embellie (ribbon)
Not Just cards - anything goes
QKR - April showers
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Our Creative Corner - color your world
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
Sister Act - anything goes
The Corrosive challenge - spring
The Pink Elephant - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
Tip Top Tuesday - mellow yellow
Wordart Wednesday - anything positive

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, March 29, 2015

A Spring Smile

This week at the Pile it On challenge
our theme is Easter or Spring.
So bring out your pretty spring colors and
join us with our sponsor 
The Creative Details
Image: My Besties
Copics: napoli yellow, tender pink, robin's egg blue
Embellishments: ribbon, gems, flowers, doily
Tools: scroll die cut

The challenges
Come and get It - one for the girls
Craft Your Passion - anything goes
Crafting By design - flowers with a twist
Crafting from the Heart - anything goes
Crafter's cafe - spring flowers
Crafty Gals Corner - anything goes
Digitally Sweet - anything goes
Fussy and Fancy - girly
Get Creative - use a die
Inky Impressions - bold and bright
Penny's Paper Crafty - boys and girls come out to play
Really Reasonable Ribbon - bright colors and ribbon
Sister Act - anything goes
That Craft Place - spring
The Corrosive Challenge - spring
Through the Craftroom door - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Spring time...

Love all the pretty colors that come out
this time year in the soft pretty hues
Here is a little Easter bunny all ready for Spring!

The Creative details:
Image: Lily of the Valley
Copics: sugared almond, tender pink, buttercup, leaf
Embellishments: ribbon, banner, gems, flowers, butterflies

Challenges:
A Gem of a Challenge - pretty in pink
Artistic Inspiration - anything goes/Easter
Brown Sugar - anything goes
Come and Get It - wing it
Crafts 4 eternity - pastels
Crafter's cafe - spring flowers
Crafty Gals Corner - anything goes
Crafting for all seasons - pastels
Crafting from the Heart - anything goes
Craftin Desert Divas - Easter
Craft Your Passion - anything goes
Creative Card Crew - Easter critter
Digi Choosday - lots of layers
Double Click - bunny, basket or Easter
Eureka Stamps - spring
Fan-tastic Tuesday - Easter
Fresh Brewed Designs - bunnies
Graph it - spring colors
Robyn's fetish - add a bow
Simply Create Too - Easter or bunnies
Sister Act - anything goes
Sisterhood of Crafters - come fly with me
Simon says - anything goes
Stamp and create - spring
The Corrosive Challenge - animal friends
Through the Craftroom door - anything goes
The Pink Elephant - inspiration photo
QKR - spring
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted