Monday, June 26, 2017

Enjoy the Ride


Off to a new week, can you believe it's the last week in June.  Talk about flying by, this year seems to be moving at almost warp speed!  I'm so happy to be back today sharing more creations using the wonderful Frantic Stamper dies!  Seriously, I have so enjoyed playing with this release.  

My first card uses the new Ferris Wheel die (FRA-DIE-10215), Tickets (FRA-DIE-10223), Stitched Rounded Squares (FRA-DIE-10232) and the little banner and "grass" was made with Stitched Double Fishtail Labels (FRA-DIE-09735) -

The second card uses a the wonderful Ferris Wheel die (FRA-DIE-10215) again which works well with this fun Echo Park paper A Fair to Remember.

Thanks so much for stopping in.  If you have any questions please let me know.  Be sure to check out the Frantic Stamper Facebook page and their web page here to keep up with all the fun happenings!  

Aloha,
Brenda

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Animals


It's time for another CRAFT Challenge!  We would love for you to join us this week in sharing your creations featuring an animal.

Our Sponsors this week are -


And


My card was made using the darling image Butterfly Bunny which was provided by our sponsor.


If you don't have any animals to create with, All Dressed Up offers this darling puppy freebie on their website.  Check it out, now you have no excuse for not joining us this week over at the CRAFT Challenge blog.  When you stop in to link up, head on over an check out the incredible makes the CRAFT teamies have created for your inspiration.


Aloha,
Brenda

Love You To The Stars And Back



Mandy has a very fun challenge for us this week at Little Red Wagon.  It's a perfect opportunity to use one of the many fab techniques to create you very own galaxy or night sky.  I would think stars and moons would be cool to use too.  I decided to use distress ink, water and embossing powder to create my sky.  I even managed to get it a little Northern Lights effect and added a few tiny PPP stars.

Here's my card using Mama Elephant's Bear Hugs -



I certainly hope you'll have time to play along with us at Little Red Wagon.  Seeing what the Girlfriends have created would at the very least be suggested.  You know their stuff is going to be worth taking a look at.

Happy Hump Day, thanks for stopping by!

Aloha,
Brenda

Supplies:
Stamps: MD Bear Hugs  
Paper:  Neenah Solar White 80lbs
Ink:  MFT Licorice black hybrid ink (I liked this!)
Accessories:  Simon Says Stamp Bundle of stitched shapes die, Mama Elephant Pizazz Pieces die, Pretty Pink Posh stars, DI in mustard seed, chipped sapphire, salty ocean and tumbled glass, Stampendous aged embossing enamel Marine
Coloring medium: Copic markers

Monday, June 19, 2017

Shy Fairy


Off to a new week!  I have a cute little girl, Shy Fairy from the Whimsie Doodles store to show you today.  She's adorable with her curly hair and sweet little wings.


She would be perfect for Happy Birthday, Thinking of You, just about any reason to send a card.  Thanks for popping in to take a look today!

Aloha,
Brenda

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Saturday, June 17, 2017

Oh, Baby!


Hi, everyone.  Happy weekend!  I'm kicking off my Saturday by sharing a couple of baby cards I made with the new June Frantic Stamper release, Summer Carnival Fun.  When I saw this little Performing Lion, I could just see him sitting in a baby's crib all cute and cuddly.  Here's what happened -




I couldn't stop with just one and made another card using Performing LionStitched Rounded SquaresDouble Stitched Fishtail Label and the sentiment is by Mama Elephant.  

Thanks so much for coming by.  I pray your weekend is full of all the things you love!

Aloha,
Brenda
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Friday, June 16, 2017

#468 Playful Kitty


Happy Saturday!  If it's Saturday, that means we have a great new sketch at Sketch Saturday.  Gloria created this rather CAS and definitely fun design -


Our generous sponsor this week is -



Here's my take on the sketch using a darling freebie (yes, really, it's free, check it out) from our sponsor, Playful Kitty -



This is such a wonderful sketch and such a sweet digi.  I colored the kitties up with Copic markers to resemble by beloved, Shammy Cat, a lilac point siamese I dearly loved.  The papers are by Nitwit Collections and the double bow was tied using my Bow-It-All.

As always, I hope you will have time to join us this week.  You can go here for more details on the challenge.  Remember there is a prize up for grabs from Scrap N' Dipity.  I also want to remind you of the DT call and encourage you to give it a try.  This is a great, easy going team with fab sketches and wonderful sponsors.  Check here here for more information.

Thanks for stopping by!

Aloha, 
Brenda

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Whimsie Doodles ATG Challenge




It's time for a new challenge at Whimsie Doodles and we would love if you could play along! The theme this month is Anything Goes with an Optional Twist Masculine Makes.  The Divas are showcasing cards using the twist. It would be great if you could too but it's not required.

Here's what I've created using Little Mower from the people section ...

There will be one winner drawn at random from all eligible entries. If the winning entry has followed the 'Anything Goes' theme the prize will be THREE standard Whimsie Doodles images of their choice. However, if the winning entry has followed the twist the prize is FIVE standard Whimsie Doodles images!

Please make sure you take a look at the Monthly Challenge Details at all the specifics before you link up.

You have until July 13th, 2017 to link up for your chance to win!!

Thanks for stopping by - we hope you'll join us!

Aloha,
Brenda