Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Peachy Keen Challenge

Hi. Are you all getting the rain and storms we are here in the Chicagoland area? YUCK!!!
This weeks challenge over at PKS is 3D birthday.
Here's what I came up with...
The top was supposed to look like a bubble popping at the top of the tank.
I don't think I quite accomplished that but I'm happy w/ it anyway

Have I said yet this is THE CUTEST set EVER!!!! I LOVE it!! I just love the big eyes, soooo CUTE!!
This is the June Stamp of the monyh set
The Happy Birthday is from the January set
Papers are Recollections and DCWV
I used Glossy Accents, Distress stickles and Liquid pearls
I also spritzed the box w/ Tattered Angels.

Happy Wednsday!!

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Peachy Keen Challenge

This weeks challenge at PKS is a sketch challenge.

My hubby put a box of cookies on top of my drying eyes, and smeared the one eye. ARGGGH!!!
I used the May SOTM stamp set. LOVE this set, it's Soooooo CUTE!!!
I colored it with Prismacolor colored pencils and blended with oderless mineral spirits.
I used Spellbinders Oval and scalloped oval dies.
Papers are Gina K. Designs, Recollections and K&Co.

Have a Great day!!

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Peachy Keen Challenge

This weeks challenge at PKS  is Anything Goes.
I made a goodie box for my daughters kindergarten teacher.
I used the milk carton from Tags, bags, boxes and more 2.
The Thank You is from the PKS January Stamp set
The girl is from Playtime and the face is from Cherub Face Assortment

Apple and books are from Hello Kitty Greetings
Face is PKS Cherub Face Assortment
These are Maddie's favorite books from school.

Saying is Pink by Design Our Teachers
Pencil is from My Community
Made the piece of paper myself

Apple is from Create a Critter
Face is from PKS In Stitches 1 1/8
Papers are Recollections, DCWV and Colorbok
I used a white gel pen and Spica glitter markers
I hope Mrs. Kuhn likes it, I think it's Super CUTE!!
Thanks for stopping by!!
Happy Hump day!!

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Peachy Keen Challenge

This weeks challenge at PKS is a photo inspiration
 I really had a hard time w/ this one, but here is what I came up with.
I used the January 2013 Stamp of the month set and the Cherub face assortment.
Cricut cartridges  used are Teddy Bear Parade and Accent essentials
Papers are DCWV Recollections and Papertrey Ink
I also used white gel pen, glitter pen and Glossy Accents
Have a great day!!

Sunday, May 12, 2013

Peachy Keen Challenge

Happy Mother's Day!!

This weeks Challenge at PKS is Mother's / Grandmother's card.
It looks washed out sorry kind of cloudy here today. Looks much prettier in person.
I used the flower from the April stamp kit. I clear embossed it and the added some Distress Inks.
The label is Spellbinders Decorative labels 8
Pearls are from Recollections
MS border punch ( one of my gifts, thanks to my kids)
Papers are Recollections and Gina K. Designs
Greeting is computer generated ( Can't find my stamp. Again thanks to my kids) lol

Hope all you Mommies had a great day!!

Thursday, May 9, 2013

The challenge over at MCT Designers Challenge this time is to create a set of 4 3x3 cards, for an extra challenge make them w/ a critter theme.
I've always liked the look of 3x3 cards, but have never made any.
Here's what I came up with.
I absolutly LOVE the way they came out!!! I will be sneaking these to my hubby and kids. SHHHH!!

I used Creat a Critter 2 for all my cute critters.
The sayings are all from MCT You Had Me at Chocolate stamp set
I used several different embossing folders
Cotton candy & Silver Stickles and my white gel pen.
Papers are from Papertrey Ink and Recollections

Have a wonderful day!! Tomorrow's FRIDAY, YAY!!!!

Monday, May 6, 2013

Peachy Keen Challenge

This weeks challenge over at PKS is 3D Flowers.
This didn't quite turn out how I invisioned it but I'm pretty happy with the results.
 The flowers were cut from Create a Critter 2. The faces are from the PKS Jan. Stamp of the month set, and the butterflies are from the April Stamp of the Month set.

Thanks for stopping by, Hope your day is GREAT!!!

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Peachy Keen Challenge

This weeks Challenge over at PKS is Anything Goes.
I'm totally lovin' the April Stamp of the month set!! This flower is sooo SWEET!!!
I did some masking for my card. I stamped the flower on a piece of scrap paper and then cut it out. I stamped the first flower on my card and then placed my cutout over the flower I just stamped and stamped next to it but a little over the other one. I love how it looks so dimentional.
The saying is from the January stamp set.
I used the Spellbinders Oval and Parisian Accents
I cut the Parisian Accents up and hooked them onto the oval.
Love how it turned out.
Papers are Recollections, Gina K. Designs and K & Co.
I colored it w/ Prismacolor colored pencils then blended it w/ oderless mineral spirits. I also used a Sakura glitter gel pen, just to give it a little sparkle.
Have a GREAT day!!!

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Paper Playtime Challenge

Paper Playtimes Challenge this week is... More than one fold.
I LOVE how this card turned out!! This is for my nieces high school graduation.
 I used Aprils Peachy Keen stamp club for the cute little bird, hat and saying.
 I used Spellbinders Decorative Labels Eight and only cut half of it and then folded it back where the cut stopped.

I also used some Liquid Pearls, I Rock gems and Stickles.
Papers are DCWV, Recollections and Gina K. Designs.

Hope your day is wonderful!!

My Creative Time's Designer challenge

This Designer's Challenge at MCT is a color challenge. A rainbow of colors. We had to use at least 3 colors, but for a real challenge use all 6.
I love anything rainbow related, so I went for all 6 colors.

Sorry about the pics, it was sooo cloudy here today.
I used the Curly Labels die and only cut half of it and then folded it in the middle.

I used Alot of MCT goodies for this one, Ready?...
You Had Me at Chocolate and Inspiring Words(Accents) stamp sets
Curly Label, Stitched Curly label, Stitched Scallop Heart and Lower Case Fun dies.
papers are DCWV and Recollections
I also used some Liquid Pearls and stickles.

Thanks for stopping by, have a great day!!

Peachy Keen Challenge

This weeks challenge at PKS is an awesome color challenge!! Very Springy!!
As soon as I saw these colors I knew I wanted to use my new April PKS set. The flowers on this set are soooo cute!! LOVE the sayings too.
Here's what I came up with

I giggle everytime I read this card!!
I also used PKS Cherub Face Assortment
 Spellbinders Classic Scalloped Squares
Prismacolor colored pencils
oderless mineral spirits for blending
Glossy Accents
Papers are Recollections, Echo Park and Papertrey Ink

Have a great day!!

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Programmed for Love

Hope you're all having a great week! Happy Valentine's Day to you all!!
I think I'm giving this card to my Hubby. I think it's pretty cute!!
It was really hard to photograph though. The silver paper I used is REALLY reflective.
I used Peachy Keen's February Stamp of the month set for the robot and the saying. I paper pieced a little sexy outfit. lol
The scalloped heart and curly labels dies are from My Creative Time.
The heart stickers are Cloud 9 Design
Papers are DCWV, Recollections, Gina K Designs and the red heart paper is from a pack from Big Lots.
I also used a Cuttlebug heart embossing folder, StazOn ink pads and Sakura white gel pen.
I'm entering this in the following challenges
Peachy Keen Challenge-Anything Goes
My Creative Times Designer Challenge-Embossing (dry or heat)
Thanks for stopping by!!

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

PKS Challenge

This week was a picture color challenge

I used the January Stamp Kit
All papers are Recollections

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

PKS Challenge

Hi, is it snowing where you are? We finally got some snow here in the Chicagoland area.

This weeks challenge at Peachy Keen is 3D Objects Bears, Bears and Bears Oh My!!
I used my January stamp kit again. LOVE this set, the bears are soooo cute!!
I colored the bear head w/ my Prismacolor Pencils and then blended it w/ oderless mineral spirits and a blending stick. I made the box w/ my Martha Stewart Score board. The punches are from Fiskars, Punch Bunch and Martha stewart and the papers are from The Paper Company and DCWV.
This is going to be for my daughters Kindergarten teacher for Valentine's Day!!
Thanks for stopping by!! Have a great week!!


Wednesday, January 16, 2013

PKS Challenge

It's been a long time!! Whooo!!
This weeksPKS challenge is a sketch.
I LOVE the January stamp set. I paper pieced the bear w/ some K&Co. papers and backed it w/ DCWV papers.
Love the lip stamps!!
I also used a MS Punch and Spica glitter markers.
Have a great day!!