Thursday, February 28, 2013

Get Well

Today I am showing you a get well card using "Bailey" from Hambo Stamps. He is from their digital collection.   Nothing quite makes you smile like seeing a puppies tail wag. =)
These are the challenges I am submitting this card into:
Technostamper - Sketch
Hambo Hoedown - large and small element (large dog and small little bones)
Perfect Sentiment - CAS get well
Here Comes the Boys - Lots of Layers
Thanks for stopping by today.  Hope your day is wonderful!

Tuesday, February 26, 2013


Today we start another fun sketch challenge over at Try Stampin' On Tuesday.  Today we are celebrating our 107th sketch.  I have used the sketch below.  This fun sentiment and bale of hey are part of a new digital stamp set from Doodle Pantry.  The set is called Hey Bale.  This set comes with colored images of the bale of hey and two digital papers.  The best part of this set - it's free with any purchase!
 This is the inside of my card.  I love corny sentiments so this one is perfect for me. =)
Thanks for stopping by and I hope you will come on over and join in the sketch fun at Try Stampin' On Tuesday.

Friday, February 22, 2013

Beary Cute

It's a perfect day for staying inside and crafting.  We received at least 10 inches of snow through the night.  We really needed the moisture and I have no where I have to be so I'm not going to complain. Today I made a card using the Doodle Pantry image called Beary Cute. This is an older image but I just love his sweet face.
I would like to submit this card into these challenges:
Card Crafters Circle - Teddy Bears
Card Makin' Mamas - Birthday
Cards By Lady Anne - Any Sentiment
Crafty Ribbons - Button Up
Little Red Wagon - Teddies
Deep Ocean - "B" - bear, birthday, buttons, and brown
Use It Tuesday - Fasteners - buttons
Hope your day is going great!

Thursday, February 21, 2013

My Peep

Where in the world did February go??  The month has just flown by so quickly for me.  I finally have some crafting time this evening and tomorrow all day.  I had a great time this evening and am really looking forward to a day full of crafting.  For my first card I choose one of the new digital stamp sets from Clear Dollar Stamps called Peeps Peeps.
I would like to submit this card into these challenges:
Seize My Birthday - Sketch for female
CCEE - "C" - chick, circles, clouds, and a charm
Cute Card - Simplfy
Crafts and Me - Charm
Creative Card Crew - Birthday
Cards In Envy - Polka Dots
Thanks for stopping by and I hope you are squeezing in some craft time.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Try Stampin' On Tuesday Challenge #105

It's Tuesday which means a new sketch over at Try Stampin' On Tuesday.  I used the sketch to make another Valentines Day card.  This stamp is from Clear Dollar Stamps and is called Dangles.  The sketch can be rotated or even flipped.  I hope you will come on over and join in the fun.  We love to see what you create!
I would like to submit this card into these challenges:
Come and Get It - Hearts
2 Sisters - Hearts
Crafty Catz - Hearts

Monday, February 11, 2013

Tall Tulips

Over at Doodle Pantry Laurie is releasing several free with purchase stamp sets.  I used the new set called Tall Tulips along with the older set called Birthday Accessories for the sentiment.  The tulip set comes with 4 digital papers, 2 sentiments, 3 different colored tulips and the outline tulip I used.  You have a couple more days to get this set for free with your purchase.  Hop on over and check them all out.
I would like to submit this card into these challenges:
Seize the Birthday - Sketch plus for a female
4 Crafty Chicks - Pink and Red
Pause, Dream, Enjoy - Mainly Red

Hugs and Kisses

I had a couple hours this morning to do with whatever I wanted.  I really need to get to laundry but....Valentines Day only comes once a year so I skipped the laundry because that is here everyday.    For my card this morning I used the fun set from Clear Dollar Stamps called Tic Tac Toe.
I would like to submit this card into these challenges:
Card Mania - Love
Craft Your Passion - Valentines
Sketch and Stash - Sketch and Love
Cupcake Inspirations - Valentines
Dream Valley - Valentines
A Gem of a Challenge - Valentines
All Sorts - Valentines
Cards by LadyAnne - Any sentiment
Crafts 4 Eternity - Valentines
Simply Create Too - Valentines
Cute Card Thursday - Love Struck
Dutch Dare - Be Mine
Fab 'n' Funky - Valentines
Stampin' Royalty - Valentines
Thanks for stopping by today and I wish you a crafty day.

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Try Stampin' On Tuesday #104

Today we start a new sketch challenge over at Try Stampin' On Tuesday.  Isn't it fun!  I used a digital stamp from a Doodle Pantry set called Heart Candy Ants.  The heart comes blank and then you can add what ever sentiment you would like.
I hope you will stop on over and join in the fun at Try Stampin' On Tuesday.

Saturday, February 2, 2013

We are celebrating Easter and Spring at Send A Smile 4 Kids

Can you believe it, Easter and spring are just around the corner.  Finally! =)  Today our first spring and Easter card challenge starts at Send A Smile 4 Kids.  If you aren't sure what Send A Smile 4 Kids is all about you can go here and learn more about us.  When you send cards to the Sioux City, IA address they are coming to me.  I separate all the cards I receive into three different boxes and they leave from my house to travel to three children hospitals two in Iowa and one in South Dakota.  
For our Easter and spring challenge we have three sponsors.  A Day for Daisies, they are giving away a $12.00 gift certificate for their store.  Tiddly Inks is also giving away a $12.00 gift certificate.  Finally, Bugaboo Stamps is giving away 7 digital stamps.  The card I made for this challenge is using an image from Bugaboo Stamps called Egg Tower.  I had so much fun with the bright spring colors.
I would like to submit my card into these challenges:
Card Crafters Circle - Springtime
Fussy and Fancy - Circles
Raise the Bar - Animal
Stampin' for the Weekend - Metal (my brads are metal in the center of the flowers)
Thanks for stopping by and I really hope you will come and join in the fun for the kids.  We would love to receive your cards to pass on to the kids at the hospitals. 

Friday, February 1, 2013

New Release at Doodle Pantry

There are so many fun new stamp sets being released for February at Doodle Pantry. There are 9 totally new sets and 5 older sets she has added color to and is releasing them now.  The first I am working with this month is called Hockey Puck Ants.  How fun is this!  You know Laurie's ants.  They are always up to something.  This great set comes with this image colored or outline, two different digital papers, and 6 sentiments.  The sentiment I picked could be used for so many different things to bring a smile to someone.
 I would like to submit this card into these challenges:
Crafty Ribbon - Ribbon
Crafting by Design - Animal Antics
Crafts & Me - Favorite Embellishment (buttons)
The Perfect Sentiment - Dies Cuts (Spellbinders - Ribbon Tag Trio Two)
Make My Monday - Boys
Use Your Stuff - Coloring, I use Copic Markers (paper is old)
You can see all the new sets available at Doodle Pantry just by hoping over to the store.  You won't want to miss this release!