Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Scribble Flowers...

We are always "anything goes."
For my project I water colored the flowers and did my own
background paper with a little bit of smooshing
of the same watercolors I used on the flowers
We have a fabulous sponsor for this challenge:

Creative Details
Image: Fred She Said
Watercolors: Altenew
Embellishments: grosgrain ribbon, gems, glitter

Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
Cardz 4 Galz - favorite colors
Creativ Fusion Arts - anything goes
DL Art Linky June - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Happy Craft challenge - anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Simply Create Too - anything goes/flowers
Simon says - anything goes
Stamping Sensations - true colors
My Time to Craft - watercolors
PIP - anything goes
The Corrosive Challenge - anything goes
The House That Stamps Built - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
The Cutie Pie - ribbon
QKR - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes
World Wide Design Team Challenge - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Beach Time Vacation...

Welcome to our bonus theme this month at the 
Pile it On challenge.  The theme is vacations.
Our sponsor is Dr. Digi and I loved creating my beach 
fellow with one of their great images

Also tomorrow we are teaming up with the Double Trouble
challenge - so be sure and check it out.

Creative Details
Image: Dr. Digi
Inks: Distress Oxide Inks
Copics: spring green, blush, petroleum blue
Embellishments: glitter, frantage, ribbon, cut palms, stickers

Challenges
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Addicted to Stamps - for man or boy
Crafty Calendar - masculine
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafts Galore encore - anything goes
DL Art Linky - anything goes
Elliebelle's Crafty Wednesday - anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
Pearly Sparkles - its a man's world
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
QKR - anything goes
Simon says Stamp Monday - vacation
Sognando Scrap - time for yourself

Stay Warm Harted,

Saturday, June 15, 2019

One Cool Pineapple...

We have a fabulous sponsor for you this time:
Our theme for this time is stripes or dots.
Creative Details
Image: Darcie's
Copics: leaf, cashmere
Inks: Distress Oxide
Embellishments: enamel dots, tin face

Challenges
Aud Sentiments - anything goes and sentiment
Classic Design Team Challenge - anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Path of Positivity - Encouragement
The Crafty Addicts - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door -  anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Friday, June 14, 2019

Friends on a Swing...

We are always "anything goes."
I've made a fun summer-inspired card celebrating friendship. 
The image is from our fabulous sponsor:
Creative Details
Image: Bugaboo Stamps
Copics: strong red, petroleum blue, walnut, cashmere
Embellishments: flower, liquid pearls, gems
Tools: border punch, grass punch, leaf punch

Challenges
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Alphabet Challenge - flowers
Angie's - Fun in the sun
Aud Sentiments - anything goes plus sentiment
Crafts Galore Encore - anything goes
CCC Digi Challenge - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper - DP
Crafting By Designs - anything goes
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Digi choosday - anything goes
DL Art Linky June - anything goes
Elliebelle's Crafty Wednesday - summer theme
Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
Incy Wincy - use some aqua
Love to Craft - anything goes
Not Just cards - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Send a Smile 4 Kids - teens or kids
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
The Corrosive Challenge - anything goes
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Fore You...

We were invited to a birthday dinner for one
of my husband's golfing buddies.
This is the card I created using lots of Oxides Inks.

Creative Details
Image: Art Impressions
Copics: powder blue, grey, khaki
Inks: Distress Oxide
Embellishments: enamel dots

Challenges
Addicted to Stamps - for a man or boy
Cardz 4 Guys - father's day
Crafting By Designs June - anything goes
Crafting With an Attitude - anything goes
Crafty calendar - masculine
Crafty Friends - masculine
Crafty Gals Corner - masculine
Gem of a challenge - anything goes
Kraftin' Kimmie - boys to men
Pearly Sparkles - man's world
QKR - anything goes
Simon Says Wednesday - masculine
The Crafty Addicts - anything goes
Unicorn - men or boys
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Wedding Bliss...

Hi and welcome to the Digi Doodle Challenge.
Our theme this challenge is "Special Days."
I am thrilled to be starting as a guest designer at
Digi Doodle. I LOVE the adorable images.

 Creative Details
Image: Digi Doodles (Bliss)
Copics: blush, sand, cashmere
Embellishments: flowers, pearls, ribbon, shaved ice
Tools: Spellbinders die

Challenges
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Classic Design Team Open - anything goes
CCC Digi Challenge - anything goes
Craft-Dee Bowz - handmade bow
Crafting By Designs June - anything goes
Crafty Sentiments Designs - bling or pearls
Crafts Galore Encore - anything goes
Creations in Pink - pink
Daisy Chain - monochrome
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Little Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
Love to Scrap - no rules
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Scrapy Land- anything goes with die
TTCRD - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted.

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Off We Go...

Welcome to the Pile it On challenge!
This month we are sponsored by the fun and fabulous
Plus our challenge this time is "transportation"

Creative Details
Image: Di's Digis
Copics: powder blue, cool shadow, grey, strong red, khaki
Embellishments: ribbon, gems
Tools: Spellbinders die cut

Challenges
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - critter
613 Avenue Create - anything goes
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
Classic Design Team challenge - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Crafty Animals - anything goes
Crafty Calendar - masculine
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Love to Scrap - no rules
Sognando Scrap - time for self
Simon Says - anything goes
Scrapyland - anything with a die from store
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Dino Days...

Our monthly challenge this time is to make
something suitable for a man or boy.
Our fabulous sponsor is: Colour of  Love
Creative Details
Image: Colour of Love (Tilly Dinosaur)
Copics: pistachio, leaf, slate
Embellishments: prills, buttons, glitter
Tools: die


Challenges
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - critter
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
Addicted to Stamps - for a man or boy
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Crafty Animals - anything goes
Crafty calendar - masculine
C.R.A.F.T. - just for kids
Love to Craft - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Send a Smile 4 Kids - teens or kids
Stamping Sensations - show us your ture colors
The Fairy and the Unicorn - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,


Oh Baby...

Our challenge is "for a man or boy."
Plus our fabulous sponsor this month is Colour of Love!
Creative Details
Copics: napoli yellow, robin's egg bisque
Embellishments: liquid pearls, enamel dots, canvas border
Tools: scalloped punch

Challenges
DL Art June - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Little Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
QKR - anything goes
Happy Craft Challenge - anything goes
Simon Says - anything goes
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Friday, May 31, 2019

Swirls of Jewels...

It is challenge time at the 
This is always anything goes as long our
your image is hand colored.
We are thrilled to have as our sponsor
Creative Details
Image: Ching-Chou Kuik
Copics: robin's egg, lilac, dogwood, blush
Embellishments:gold flakes, ribbon, liquid pearls, pearls,
glitter, large washi tape
Tools: die cut

Challenges
A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Incy Wincy - embellishments
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Simon says Stamp Monday - frame it
Simon Says - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
World Wide Open Design Team - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Tia at the Beach...

We are always "anything goes."
This time our very fun sponsor is
 Creative Details
Image: Some Odd Girl (Tia at beach)
Copics: ocean, strong red, sand, blush
Embellishments: stickers, loose glitter, stickles, dots
Tools: Embossing pad

Challenges
A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafty Sentiment Designs - summer
Crafty Catz - anything goes/summer
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Ike's World - embossing
Incy Wincy - embellishments
QKR - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
PIP - anything goes
Simon Say Stamp - anything goes
Through the Craft Room Door - anything goes
World Wide Open Design Team - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Day Dreaming...

We are always"anything goes."
We are being sponsored this time by the wonderful
Creative Details
Image: Lemon Shortbread
Copics: tender pink, powder blue, leaf, sand
Inks: Distress Oxide
Embellishments: flowers, Nuvo drops, ribbon, gems
Tools: Spellbinder's dies


Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Aud Sentiments - summer and sentiment
Crafts Galore Encore - anything goes
Craft Dee Bowz - handmade bow
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Creative Craft Cottage - use ink
DL Art May - anything goes
Ellibelle's Wednesday - feminine
Incy Wincy - embellishments
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Stinkin Inkers - ribbon, twine, fabrics
The House That Stamps Built - anything goes
QKR - anything goes
World Wide Open Design Team - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes


Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, May 19, 2019

Have a Yummy Day...

Welcome to the Pile it On Challenge.
This month we are sponsored by:
Our theme for the first 2 weeks is "food" and 
them check back for our bonus challenge.
I am using a very fun Bugaboo image that comes
as a set of three ant images - you'll love it.
The Creative Details
Copics: strong red, milky white, cool grey, leaf
Embellishments: canvas border trim, banner, gems, glitter
Tools: Die Cut

The Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
Artistic Inspirations - anything goes
Classic Design Team - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Createful Heart - critters
Cut it Up - picnics
Happy Craft Challenge (May) - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Love to Scrap - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Through The Craftroom Door - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,


Friday, May 17, 2019

Summer flowers...

We are always "anything goes."
This time we are sponsored by the fabulous
The Creative Details
Image: Morgan's Artworld (August flower vase)
Copics: apricot, light orange, buttercup, leaf
Watercolor: Altenew 
Embellishments: gems, brads, prills, glitter, Nuvo drops

The Challenges
a2z Scrapbooking - May flowers
Addicted to Stamps - flowers
Artistic Inspirations - anything goes
Classic Design Team - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Crafty Catz - anything goes/flowers
Creative Moments - anything goes
Brown Sugar - flowers
Daisy Chain - anything goes
Dare 2 B Artsy - flowers
Digi Choosday - anything goes
DL Art May - anything goes
Get Creative - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
Morgan's Artworld - anything goes
Scrapper's delights - anything goes
Sisterhood of Crafters - flowers
Tales From the Craftroom - floral

Stay Warm Harted,

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Bundle of Joy...

Welcome to the Creatalicious Challenge
We are always anything goes and our
optional challenge is no square or rectangle cards.
We are sponsored this time by
This adorable image is called "Expecting a New Baby."

The Creative Details
Image: Polkadoodles
Copics: tender pink, cerise, sand, pistachio
Embellishments: enamel dots, ribbon, glitter
Tools: Spellbinder Die

The Challenges
A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
Artistic Inspiration - anything goes
Classic Design Team - anything goes
Craft Dee Bowz - handmade bow
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafting With an Attitude - anything goes
Crafty Catz - female
Creative Moments - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Happy Craft Challenge (May) - anything goes
Get Creative - anything goes
Incy Wincy - shaped card
Jo's Scrap shack - anything goes
Lets Craft and Create - anything goes/mother
Love to Scrap - anything goes
Pearly Sparkles - pink, pearl or sparkles
Penny's paper Crafty - anything goes
Scrapy land - die brands they carry
Simply Create Too - anything goes
Through the Craftroom Door - anything goes
Unicorn - color challenge
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Hug Harder...

This month is everyone's favorite:
anything goes
Plus, our fabulous sponsor this time is
Sheep Ski Designs!

The Creative Details
Image: Sheep Ski (Little Heart)
Copics:cool grey, pink, blush
Embellishments: wooden frame, tin button, ribbon, 
enamel dots, glitter

The Challenges
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - animal
Allsorts - pretty in pink
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper - DP
Crafty Animals - anything goes with animal
Crafty Sentiments - lace or ribbon
DL Art May - anything goes
Let's Craft and Create - anything goes/motherly
Everybody Art - wood
Fabrika Fantasy - anything goes
Little Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Library Challenge - animals
Love to Craft - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted

Thirsty for Fun...

Time for a new challenge at the
Our theme is drinks and beverages this time.
Plus, our fabulous sponsor is Bugaboo

Creative Details
Image: Bugaboo Stamps
Copics: grey, powder blue, blush
Embellishments: ribbon, glitter, gems, pinwheels

Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
Angie's Digital Stamps - anything goes
Catch the Bug - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper - DP
Happy Craft Challenge May - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
QKR - anything goes
Send a Smile 4 Kids - anything for kids
Through the Craft Room Door - anything goes
The Crafty Addicts - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Water-colored Girl...

It's time for our monthly challenges at 
This month our challenge is anything goes and 
a special welcome to our sponsor: Sheep Ski Designs

The Creative Details
Image: Sheep Ski Designs
Colors: Altenew Watercolor Brushes
Embellishments: gems, ribbon
Tools: Spellbinder's die

The Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Always Fun - female
Aud Sentiments - feminine and sentiment
Crafting With Friends - anything goes
Crafting By Designs May - anything goes
Crafting With an Attitude - anything goes
Daisy Chain - anything goes
Ellibelle's Wednesday - feminine
Happy Little Stampers - watercolor
Love to Scrap - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Morgan's Artworld - anything goes
Simply Create Too - anything goes
QKR - anything goes
TTCRD - anything goes
The Crafty Addicts - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Friday, May 3, 2019

Lazy day...

We are always anything goes as long as
your card is hand colored.
This time we are sponsored by the delightful

For this challenge I am using a cute image from
Tiddly Inks called  "Ricky the Fishing Expert."
Ricky was colored with Copic Markers
 and the background sponged with a bit of Ranger Distress
Oxide Inks. The bottom has grass created from a punch along
 with some green Flower Soft to add texture.
Creative Details
Image: Tiddly Ink
Copics: ice ocean, putty, khaki, spring green, grey
Inks: Distress Oxide Inks
Embellishments: Flower Soft, chipboard saying 
Tools: Spellbinder die, grass punch

Challenges
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Cardz 4 Guyz - whatever the weather
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafts Galore encore - anything goes
Cute Card Thursday - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Double Trouble - anything goes
Love to Craft - anything goes
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Time Out - playful
QKR - anything goes
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted.

Butterfly friend...

We are always anything goes.
This time we are happy to be sponsored by
Creative Details
Image: Milk Coffee
Copics: strong red, buttercup, blush, slate
Embellishments: gingham brads, ribbon, glitter
Tools: die cut, grass punch
Technique: fussy cut

Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
Aud Sentiments - feminine plus sentiment
Crafting From the Heart - anything goes
Crafting By Designs May - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge - DP
Crafting With an Attitude - anything goes
Crafting With friends - anything goes
Digi Choosday - anything goes
DL Art May - anything goes
Ellibelle's Wednesday - feminine
Fusion - used butterfly inspiration
Time Out - playful

Stay Warm Harted,

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

The Ivy lady...

We are always "anything goes."
For this challenge we are sponsored by the wonderful
Morgan's Art World. Her images are always so
beautiful and detailed.

The Creative Details
Image: Morgan's Artworld
Copics: robin's egg, dogwood, olive, pale moss
Inks: Distress Oxide 
Embellishments: hat pins, flower, liquid pearls
Tools: leaf punch

The Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - anything goes
Addicted to Stamps - layers
Classic Design Team Open - anything goes
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper  - DP
Crafting With an Attitude - anything goes
Daisy Chain - feminine
Digi Choosday - anything
Little Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Mix it Up  - anything goes  
Morgan's Artworld - anything goes
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Simon says Wednesday - anything goes
The Corrosive Challenge - anything goes
The House That Stamps Built - anything goes
TTCRD - anything goes
Word Art Wednesday - anything goes
613 Avenue Create - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Sunday, April 21, 2019

Breaking out...

Welcome to the Pile it On challenge
Our bonus challenges is all about using your
scraps and we all have piles of those!
Check out Angie's Stamps our sponsor this month.
The Creative Details
Image: Angie's Stamps
Copics: lightning yellow, apricot, grey, leaf
Embellishments: flowers, ribbon, gems
Tools: die cut

Challenges
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge - anything goes
Angie's Digital Stamps - anything goes
Crafty Animals - anything with animal
Digi Choosday - anything goes
Jo's Scrap shack - anything goes
Little Patch of Crafty Friends - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
QKR - anything goes
Simon says Wednesday - mood board
Sweet Stampin - anything goes
TTCRD - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,

Friday, April 19, 2019

Peaceful Nature...

We are always "anything goes."
This time we have a new sponsor that
has the most fabulous images and coloring pages.
Meadowhaven
The Creative Details
Image: Meadow Haven
Copics: sand, cool grey, powder blue, pink
Embellishments: pearls, ribbon, liquid pearls, flowers
Tools: Spellbinders die cut

The Challenges
2 Crafty Critter Crazies - animals
A Bit More Time to Craft - anything goes
A Gem of a challenge - anything goes
Crafts Galore Encore - anything goes
Crafting By Design - color challenge
Crafty Animals - anything with animal
CCC - no DP
Dare 2 B Artsy - animals
Digi Choosday - anything goes
DL Art April - anything goes
Joy of Sets - Tic Tac Toe
Jo's Scrap Shack - anything goes
Moving Along With the Times - Spring
Not Just Cards - anything goes
Penny's Paper Crafty - anything goes
Simply Create Too - anything goes
Simon Says Wednesday - mood board
Time Out - embellishments
The Fairy and the Unicorn - bunnies
TTCRD - anything goes
Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Stay Warm Harted,