Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Ring in the New Year

Its a New Year!
There are fabulous new releases at the Doodle Pantry.
And check out the Doodle Pantry blog for a great new challenge using a Doodle Pantry image - you'll get free an adorable new digi set called "workout birdie" just for entering the challenge. Plus there is a free with purchase opportuntity - check it out!

The Creative Details:
Image and Sentiments: Doodle Pantry - vintage phone (new release)
Colors: Copic Markers in tonal grey and tender pink
Embellishments: ribbon, gems
Techniques and Tools; Scalloped border punch, paper piecing

The Challenges:
Christmas Inspiration - New Years
Crafty Boots - celebrations
Crafty Purple Frog - Christmas and New Years
Lil Red Wagon - something new
Paper Pretties - ring in the new year
Simon Says - anything goes
Speedy the Cat - anything goes
Secret Crafter - anything goes
Squiggles and Giggles - let's celebrate
Stamping for the Weekend - anything goes
Totally Paper Crafts - time to party
Top Tip Tuesday (Tip:even if you paper piece you can still shade with copics)- anything
Wags and Whiskers - fancy folds

Happy New Year, 2012
Stay Warm Harted,


  1. Love this card. Can't wait to ring in the new year with you and your family! I predict that card making will help us end this year. Travel safely, friend.

  2. Lovely card! Thanks for joining us at Christmas Inspirations challenges. I hope you will do it again next year.

  3. Gorgeous card Elizabeth :-) the image is very cute and the colours and sidestep design are fab :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Totally Papercrafts and Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
    Lols x x x

  4. Fab card and great tip - thanks for sharing!

    Thank you for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday

    Hope to see you again next week!

    Happy New Year!

    Leanne xx

  5. That's a great New Year card. I love the green and pink together. The images are so well colored and I love the layout of the card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Boots Celebrations Challenge. Good luck xx Denise

  6. Such a lovely card, a great idea for a New Year card.

    Thanks for playing along with us at Crafty Boots Challenge.

    Wishing you and your family a happy New Year.


  7. Wow! What fabulous coloring and design, Elizabeth! Love the colors. Wishing you and yours a very Happy New Year!

  8. Fab new year card Elizabeth, the colours really pop! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Wags 'n Whiskers. Happy New Year! Pami x

  9. Great tip! Thanks for sharing with us at Top Tip Tuesday. :)

  10. Great card, Elizabeth! Thanks for sharing!!! Happy New Year, my friend.

  11. Hi Elizabeth, what a fun way to ring in the new year and your card is absolutely fabulous! Love the fun fold too! Happy New Year! Hugs, Karen

  12. Love your take on the vintage phone, love that you could envision it in green (never crossed my mind)LOL. I really like what you have done with it and the use of the step fold card technique! Happy New Year!

  13. Nice job on this card Elizabeth! I love what you did coloring the telephone. It looks great!

  14. Hi Elizabeth, what a fun card. Love the folds and that sentiment is just perfect!!
    hugs, Sarah

  15. Elizabeth - you did such a great job coloring your phone and love the folds. Happy New Year!!

  16. Such a super cute and creative card. I'm loving your creativity and style. Thanks for sharing with us at Wag-n-Whiskers in our Fancy Folds Challenge. Hope you will join us again real soon.
    Karen - Design Team Member

  17. Such a creative and lovely card! Happy New Year!

  18. What a brilliant stepper card, I am not very good at these so appreciate them even more when I see them made so well. thanks for joining us at squiggles and giggles hugs heidix

  19. Love your card, so amazing!

    Thanks for sharing your lovely work with us at Secret Crafter Challenge Blog this week.

    Hugs, Franz.

  20. I adore your fancy fold card and it such a great LO with this fun image and sentiments. Beautiful job on this release card, Happy New Year.

  21. Such a creative card Elizabeth and so perfect for the start of a new year. Fun and happy colors too! Happy New Year!
    Sharon :)

  22. Elizabeth great step card, love the shading and gems on the phone!

  23. This is just darling Elizabeth! I love this image and doing a step card with it is perfect.

  24. Love your fancy folds and non-traditional phone color. What a fun and whimsical card, Elizabeth!

  25. What a fun card! Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts!