Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Happy New Year...

We are always "anything goes."
Our fabulous sponsor this time is:
The Creative Details
Image: Digi Stamps 4 Joy
Copics: slate, blush, cashmere
Embellishments: medallion, gems, pearls, acetate

The Challenges
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Creative Crafters - anything goes
Creative Moments - anything goes
Digi Stamps 4 Joy - anything goes
Hiding in My Craft Room - any holiday
Incy Wincy - celebrate
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Pinspirational - anything goes
Simon says Stamp - anything goes
The House That Stamps Built - anything goes
Time Out - word challenge
THCRD - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

My Little Ornament...

Every year at the Creative Fingers challenge
the design team members pick a sponsor and
we design a card for them as a special thank you.
My sponsor this year is LeAnn's World

The Creative Details
Image: LeAnn's World
Copics: salad, strong red, sepia, sand, blush
Embellishments: red pearls, glitter, sequins, ribbon, liquid pearls
Tools: Dies

The Challenges
Creative Crafters - anything goes
Cupcake Inspiration - red, green and white
Cute n Crafty - Christmas/Winter
C.R.A.F.T - anything goes
Crafty Gals Corner - anything goes
Creative Moments - anything goes
Cut it Up - holiday tic tac toe
DL Art Thankful Thursday - Christmas
Everybody Art - Christmas
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
LeAnns Challenge - anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Penny's Challenge - anything goes
Pink Gem - anything goes
PINspirational - anything goes
The Corrosive Challenge - anything goes
TTCRD - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, December 16, 2018

Charming Winter Wishes...

Welcome to the Pile it On Challenges.
Our bonus challenge this month is to
 "add a charm."
Plus we are sponsored this month by
The Creative Details
Image: Crafty Sentiments
Copics: pure pink, begonia, leaf, blush, sand
Embellishments: Nuvo Drops, charms, rub-ons, cotton, ribbon
Tools: Snowflake stencil

The Challenges
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Addicted to Stamps - non-traditional Christmas colors
Brown Sugar - December winter
Classic Design Team - anything goes
Crafty Addicts - anything goes Christmas
Crafty Catz - anything goes
Creative Crafters - anything goes
Cute n Crafty - Christmas/Winter
Digi Choosday - anything goes
DL Art December - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
Moving Along with the Times - Christmas
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Just Add Ink - color challenge
Lil Patch of Crafty friends - anything goes
Pink Gem - anything goes
QKR - anything goes
Simon Says Wednesday - Christmas
Tuesday Throwdown - anything goes
Through The Craftroom Door - anything goes
Winter Wonderland - Christmas

Stay Warm Harted,

Saturday, December 15, 2018

A Snowflake Day...

Welcome to the Creatalicious Challenge.
We are always anything goes and our optional
challenge is Christmas/Snowflakes.
Our very fabulous sponsor this time is:

The Creative Details
Copics: begonia, true pink, sepia,sand, mallow
Embellishments: ribbon, snowflakes, vintage glitter, liquid pearls
Tools: die cut

The Challenges
Brown Sugar - December Winter
Classic Design Team - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper challenge - DP
Craft-Dee Bowz - handmade bow
Crafts Galore Encore - anything goes
Cutie Pie - add sparkle
Dare 2 B Artsy - winter
Die Cut Divas - winter
Digi Choosday - anything goes
DL Art December - anything goes
Dragonfly Journeys - handmade holidays
Ellibelle's Craft Wednesday - snow
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
Morgan's ArtWorld - anything goes
Pink Gem - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
Simon says Monday - warm winter wishes
Sisterhood of Crafters - winter scene
Sparkle n Sprinkle - anything goes
Stamping Sensations - sparkle
Stinkin Inkers - winter wonderland
The House That Stamps Built - tic tac toe
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Friday, December 7, 2018

Hanging My Stocking...

We are always "anything goes."
Our very fabulous sponsor this time is:

The Creative Details
Image: LeAnn's World
Copics: robin's egg, powder blue, sand, chestnut, strong red
Embellishments: gems, glitter, ribbon, stickers
Tools: Spellbinders die cut

The Challenges
Aud Sentiments - anything goes with sentiment
Card Mania - Christmas
Christmas Crafts All Year - Christmas/Holiday/Winter
Craft-Dee BowZ - handmade bow
C.R.A.F.T - Christmas
Crafting By Design - anything goes holidays
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafty Calendar - Christmas
Cute n' Crafty - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Merry Little Christmas - Christmas
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
QKR - anything goes
Winter Wonderland - anything Christmas
4 Crafty Chicks - ribbon and bows
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Winter Window...

Our theme this month is winter or Christmas.
I used a cute Pattie Boop image from Pattie's
store and was delighted how it turned out.

The Creative Details
Image: Pattie's Creations
Copics: crimson, meadow green, sand
Embellishments: fake snow, diamond dust, pearls, gems
snowflakes, glitter, ribbon

The Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
Card Mania - Christmas
Classic Design Team - anything goes
Craft dee Bowz - handmade bow
Crafty calendar - Christmas
Crafty Catz - anything goes
Crafty Friends - Christmas
Creative Moments - anything goes
Christmas Crafts All Year - anything goes
Country View Challenge - Christmas
Cute Card Thursday - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
DL Art December - anything goes
Pearly Sparkles - Christmas
Merry Little Christmas - Christmas
Moving Along With the Times - Christmas
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
Send a Smile 4 Kids - winter fun
Stinkin Inkers - winter wonderland
Tuesday Throwdown - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - use an animal

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, December 2, 2018

A Corgi Holiday...

This month we are anything goes.
For this challenge I am sharing a cute image
from Mo Manning featuring a holiday corgi.


The Creative Details
Image: Mo Manning
Copics:crimson, sand, leaf, powder blue, blush
Embellishments: ribbon, gems, tag
Tool: Border Punch

The Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
Animal Friends - use an animal
Aurora Wings - holiday spirit
Card Mania - Christmas
Crafting By Design - Christmas
Crafty Calendar - Christmas
Crafty Catz - anything goes/too cute
Crafty Friends - Christmas
Cupcake Inspiration - the holidays
Hiding in my Craft Room - Christmas colors
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Merry Little Christmas - Christmas
Mod Squad - holiday card with critter
Simon says - anything goes
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - use an animal
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Lantern Girl...

Welcome to the Pile it On Challenge.
Our theme this time is
Our sponsor this month is the fabulous is
 Crafty Sentiments.
The Creative Details
Image: Crafty Sentiments
Copics: begonia, tender pink, leaf, blush
Inks: Distress Oxide Inks
Embellishments: liquid pearls, glitter, ribbon, gems,
 stickers, frosted snow
Tools: Punch

The Challenges
 A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
Addicted to Stamps - nontraditional Christmas colors
Aud Sentiments - Christmas or winter sentiment
Catch the Bug - use some snow
Card Mania - Christmas
Crafting By Designs - Christmas
Crafting with Friends - anything goes
Crafty Friends - Christmas
Crafty Catz - anything goes/too cute
DL Art December - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
Paper Shelter - snowy days
QKR - anything goes
Send a Smile 4 Kids - winter fun
Simon Says Wednesday - anything goes
Through the Craft Room Door - anything goes
Winter Wonderland - Christmas/Winter people
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Friday, November 30, 2018

You Make me Smile...

Welcome to the Colour Crazy Challenge
I am pleased to be a permanent designer now at
this wonderful challenge blog.
We are sponsored for this challenge by Crafty Sentiments!

I used an ombre effect for the night sky with a blend of
Distress Oxide Inks, a water reaction, and some white paint
splattered over the sky. The image is colored with Copic
 markers and liquid pearls for the little polka dots.
 Lots of glitter and fake snow was used for dimension.

The Creative Details
Image: Crafty Sentiments (Benson and Betty)
Copics: crimson. leaf, powder blue, putty
Inks: Distress Oxide Inks
Embellishments: ribbon, gems, snow, glitter

The Challenges
Always Fun - anything goes
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafty Catz - anything goes/too cute
Crafty Sentiments - anything goes
Cutie Pie - winter layers
Daisy Chain - Christmas or winter
Digi Choosday - anything goes
DL Art November Linky - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Make My Monday - nontraditional Christmas colors
Mod Squad - holiday card with critter
Paper Shelter - snowy days
PIP - anything goes
Simon Says - anything goes
The House That Stamps Built - anything goes
Through the Craft Room Door - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

A Harvest Bouquet...

Welcome to a new challenge at the 
We are a two-week challenge and anything goes.
This challenge is sponsored by the wonderful

The Creative Details
Image: Fred She Said
Colors: Altenew Watercolor Markers
Embellishments: liquid pearls, ribbon, felt leaf,
buttons, clothespin
Tool: Spellbinders die

The Challenges
A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
Always fun - anything goes
Catch the Bug - photo inspiration
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafting With Friends - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Incy Wincy - square cards
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
QKR - anything goes
Simon Says - anything goes
Sparkles Forum - things of fall
The House That Stamps Built - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Pilgrim in a Bad Situation...

Welcome to the Pile it On Challenge.
Our bonus challenge for the month is an easy one:
use your favorite way to color.
Plus, our fun and always quirky sponsor  is

The Creative Details
Image: Dr. Digi (Howdy Pilgrim)
Copics: grey, slate, powder blue, sepia, cream
Embellishments: liquid pearls, glitter, sticker, gems
Technique: fussy cut

The Challenges
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - any animal
Artistic Inspiration - anything goes
Brown Sugar - Thanksgiving
Crafting By Design - Autumn colors
Crafty Catz - something with wings
Digi Choosday - anything goes
DL Art November Linky - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
International Art and Soul - wild animal
QKR - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Sisterhood of Crafters - mood board
Sparkles Forum - things of fall
TTCRD - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Autumn Treasures...

Welcome to the Creatalicious Challenge
Our optional theme this time is layer it up.
Plus, our fabulous sponsor is Fabrika Fantasy


The Creative Details
Image: Fabrika Fantasy
Copics: lipstick red, leaf, willow, suntan, currant
Embellishments: ribbon, button, glitter, sticker
Technique: fussy cut

The Challenges
A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Allsorts - poppies or red
Artistic Inspirations - anything goes
Aud Sentiments - ribbon, bow and sentiment
Crafting by Design - Autumn colors
Crafting With an Attitude - anything goes
Crafting with Friends - anything goes
Crafting From the heart - anything goes
Crafts Galore Encore - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Little Red Wagon - remember when (wood button)
Love to Craft - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
The Corrosive Challenge - anything goes
TTCRD - anything goes
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Love our Pets...

Welcome to the Pile it On Challenge.
Our challenge this time is "Pets"
Plus our fun and fabulous sponsor for the month is

The Creative Details
Image: Mo Manning
Copics: putty, walnut, baked clay
Embellishments: wooden buttons, glitter

The Challenges
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - animals
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
CraftyHazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Crafty Friends - 2 or more papers
Cute Card Thursday - anything goes
DL Art November Linky - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
QKR - anything goes
Send a Smile 4 Kids - card for child
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
World Wide Open Design Team Challenge - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Pitcher of Fall Flowers...

Welcome to the Dragonfly Dreams Challenge.
Love this design from Power Poppy and popped
up the flowers a bit to help showcase them.
Join us this month for our
"Anything Goes Challenge"


The Creative Details
Image: Power Poppy
Copics: lipstick red, olive, napoli yellow, apricot
Embellishments: prills, ribbon, glitter
Tool: Spellbinder's die

The Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
Addicted to Stamps - ribbon
Allsorts - pretty papers
Classic Design Team Open - anything goes
Crafting with an Attitude - anything goes
Crafts Galore Encore - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Craft Dee Bowz - handmade bow
Hiding in My Craft Room - fall colors
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Love to Scrap - anything goes
Power Poppy - be thankful
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Friday, November 2, 2018

Dandelion Girl...

Welcome to the Creative Fingers Challenge.
We are always "anything goes."
Check our challenge blog for the sponsor gift this month.
We are still excited about using the images by a previous
sponsor Christine Karron.

The Creative Details
Copics: anise, lightning yellow, wisteria, leaf, mallow
Embellishments: pearls, ribbon, flowers, glitter, liquid pearls
Tools: leaf punch

The Challenges
Class Design Team Open - anything goes
Craft Dee Bowz - handmade bow
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafts Galore encore - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Just Keep On Creating - anything goes
Love to Scrap - anything goes
QKR - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Do Happy...

Hi, I'm back guest designing at the
This week our sponsor is Lemon Shortbread and what a 
cute image I was able to work with. Found a perfect plaid to 
match the copic colors I used. Then I added this darling little sticker dog.

The Creative Details
Image: Lemon Shortbread
Copics: anise, night blue, begonia, sand, blush
Embellishments: stickers, enamel dots, glitter, ribbon

The Challenges
A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
Cardz 4 Galz - digital
Classic Design Team Open - anything goes
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Cute Card Thursday - anything goes
DL Art November Linky - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Love to Scrap - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Simon says Stamp - anything goes
Time Out - inspired by words
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Happy Birthday Baby Shoes...

Welcome to Pattie's Creations
This month our theme is Birthdays.
I am using these super adorable baby shoes
from Pattie's store for my card this month.


The Creative Details
Image: Pattie's Creations (Baby Shoes Set)
Copics: tender pink, begonia, blush
Embellishments: Doily, liquid pearls, ribbon, pearls, gems

The Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Craft Dee Bowz - handmade bow
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafting With an Attitude - anything goes
Creations in Pink - anything goes in pink
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Just Keep On Creating - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
Monochrome magic - pink
Morgan's Art World - anything goes
Simon Says Stamp - anything goes
Through the Craft Room door - anything goes
World Wide Open Design Team - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Autumn Days...

Welcome to the Crafty Creations Challenge
We are always anything goes.
We have a fabulous sponsor this time:
A Day For Daisies

I loved working with this adorable image and so
perfect for the season.

The Creative Details
Image: A Day For Daisies
Copics: light orange, apricot, robins egg, leaf
Embellishments: feather, loose glitter, liquid pearls,
Nuvo Jewel drops, ribbon, enamel dots

The Challenges
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
Addicted to Stamps - autumn colors
Crafty Calendar - Autumn
Crafty Gals Corner - Halloween colors
Crafty Sentiments - anything goes
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Daisy Chain - Fall
Dare 2B Artsy - Fall
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Double trouble - Halloween or Fall
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Lemon Shortbread - anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Pause Dream Enjoy - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
QKR - anything goes
Send a Smile 4 Kids - Fall
Simon Says Wednesday - Halloween
Stamping Sensations - Fall
The Corrosive Challenge - anything goes
The House that Stamps Built - anything goes
World Wide Open Design Team Challenge - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Spooky and Strange Cats...

Welcome to the Pile it On Challenge.
Our bonus challenge for this month is to make
something "Spooky." And, there are always great images 
for this theme at our sponsor Ike's Art.

The Creative Details
Image: Ike's Art
Copics: apricot, leaf, slate, wisteria
Embellishments: gems, ribbon, stickers, liquid pearls
Tools: Spellbinder's die cut

The Challenges
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - anything with a critter
Aud Sentiments - fall or Halloween
Craft Rocket - autumn/Halloween
Creative Moments - anything goes
Die Cut Divas - Halloween
Die R Us - Fall or Halloween
Digi Choosday - anything goes
DL ART Linky - October Linky
Dragonfly Journeys - Halloween
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Love to Scrap - fall
My Time to Craft - Halloween or cats
Show Us Your Pussy Cats - cats
Sweet Stampin - stripes or chevrons
Sunny Day Crafting - animals
The Fairy and the Unicorn - spooky

Stay Warm Harted,

Monday, October 15, 2018

Purple Shaker Card...

Welcome to the Creatalicious Challenge.
We are anything goes with the option of purple.
Our fabulous sponsor is:

The Creative Details
Image: Stamping Bella
Copics: lilac, mallow, tender pink, leaf
Embellishments: Shaker beads and glitter, flowers,
ribbon, liquid pearls

The Challenges
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper - design paper
Craft-Dee Bowz - handmade bow
Crafting By Design - anything goes
Crafting with an Attitude - anything goes
Crafts Galore Encore - anything goes
Creative Moments - anything goes
DL Art - Linky for October
Cutie Pie - girly
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
Send a Smile 4 Kids - anything for kids
Simply Create Too - shaker card
The Corrosive Challenge - anything goes
Through the Craft Room Door - anything goes
Time Out - colorful
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Halloween Cat...

Welcome to the Pile it On Challenge.
We have a fun challenge this time:
Use black, orange and purple.
Plus our fabulous sponsor is Ike's Art


The Creative Details
Image: Ike's Art
Copics: slate, chrome orange
Embellishments:candy corn, gems, glitter, ribbon, brad
Tools: Scalloped punch

The Challenges
Addicted to stamps - Autumn colors
Animal Friends - Halloween
Brown Sugar - fall or Halloween
Catch the Bug - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper - design paper
Craft Rocket - autumn/Halloween
Hiding in My Craft Room - Halloween colors
International Art and Soul - layers
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Lisa K. October Scrap Challenge - Halloween
Love to Craft - anything goes
Make My Monday - animals
QKR - anything goes
Show Us Your Pussy Cats  - cats
That's Crafty - spooky
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Friday, October 5, 2018

Fall Girl...

This is an "anything goes" challenge.
This time our fabulous sponsor is
The Creative Details
Image: LeAnn's World (Sweet Suzie)
Copics: napoli yellow, apricot
Embellishments: glitter, sticker bow, buttons, flowers,
wooden sentiment, enamel dots
Tool: Spellbinder's die
Technique: paper piecing

The Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Always Fun - dies and punches
Artistic Inspiration - anything goes
Brown Sugar - fall or Halloween
Cardz 4 Galz - what's new
Classic DT - anything goes DT
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper - design paper
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafting With an Attitude - anything goes
Crafting With friends - anything goes
Crop Stop - October linky
Cute Card Thursday - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Die Cut Divas - Autumn or Halloween
Dies R Us - anything goes
LeAnn's World - anything goes
Love to Scrap - fall
Morgan's Art World - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
International Art and Soul - layers

Stay Warm Harted