Thursday, May 28

I need to practice!

This is my first attempt at water coloring using Art Impression Stamps.  I see lots, and lots of practice in my future.  I have always wanted to try and I will keep trying.
Stephanie

Word Art Wednesday-AG
Inspiration Destination-AG 
Simon Says Stamps- AG 
Wonderful Wednesday-AG


Monday, May 25

Kitty Grad!

One of my dear friends asked me to make a Graduation card for her Granddaughter and she told me she liked cats.  Hope she likes her card.  I colored with Prismacolor pencils and the paper is from My Minds Eye. 
Stephanie

Penny Black and More- Die cuts
Wordart Wednesday- AG
The Pink Elephant-AG

Saturday, May 23

Color Challenge Time at Catch The Bug

Happy Saturday everyone, hope you have plans with friends and family this Memorial Day weekend.  We have a new challenge for you at Catch The Bug, it's a color challenge and they are yummy colors to work with. I am using Make It Snappy-Birthday Fishes, I colored with copics, added some glossy accents to his eyes and bubbles and the paper is from Echo Park.  Play along for your chance at 4, 7 or 10 digi images from Bug A Boo Stamps.
Stephanie

Word Art Wednesday-AG

Friday, May 22

Freebie Friday at Bug-A-Boo Stamps!!

yep, you read that right, it is freebie Friday at Bug-A-Boo Stamps and what a sweet summer image this one is.  I colored with copics and the paper is from DCWV.  Head on over to the Catch The Bug Blog too see waht the other DT members did with this cutie.
Stephanie

Sweet Sketch Wednesday- Sketch

Wednesday, May 20

Party Time!

Made this little Birthday Card today just for fun.  Love this image from Penny Black Stamps.  I colored with copics and the paper is from Simple Stories.  
Stephanie

Penny Black and More- Die Cuts
Word Art Wednesday- AG
Penny Black Saturday- trees or nature
Animal Friends challenge- spring/feathers 
Crafting Musketeers- Die Cut 
 


Tuesday, May 19

New Release Day at Bug-A-Boo Stamps

It's new release day at Bug-A-Boo Stamps, isn't she sweet and that cupcake- YUM!
I colored her with copics and the paper is from DCWV.  Check out what the DT did with her over on the Catch-The-Bug Blog.
Stephanie

Love to Scrap-AG
Melonheadz- all about kids 
Mema's Challenge- AG


Monday, May 18

Hot Flashes

Man-oh-man can I ever relate to that sentiment!  Made this for a few challenges this morning.  This image is from Art Impressions, I colored with copics and the paper is from Authentique.
Stephanie

Art Impressions- Lovely Ladies
Word Art Wednesday- AG
Sketch Saturday-sketch
Simon Says- color

I {heart} sketches 110

Happy Monday (is that possible?), it's time for a new challenge at From The Heart Stamps.  You can do the sketch the twist which this week is 3 of something or both.  I have done just the twist using 3 stars on mine.   I am using Birdbrain-graduate, I colored with copics and the paper is from Simple Stories.  Everyone who plays along will receive a $1 voucher to the FTH shop and one lucky person will receive a $5 voucher.  Remember, you must use a FTH image to qualify.  A Reminder, starting this week we switch over to challenges every two weeks until the end of summer!
Stephanie

Allsorts- no squares
Crafty Calender- things with wings
Craft for the Craic- Wings
Polkadodles- Things with Wings
The Pink Elephant- graduation

Saturday, May 16

It's Your Day!

Made this to fill an order today- wish I was doing this right about now.  This is Bubbly Bella from Stamping Bella, colored her with copics and the paper is from Authentique.
~Stephanie

In The Pink- stitching

Chocolate Helps!

Hello friends, Happy Saturday! It's time for a new challenge at Catch The Bug.  This week it is time to play Bingo.  Pick 3 in a row and make a card.   I am using JJ Pregnancy- Back Pain, I colored with copics and the paper is from The Paper Studio.  My 3 in a row are Die Cut, Sentiment, Border (punch).  Play along for your chance at 4, 7 or 10 Bug-A-Boo Images.
Stephanie

Word Art Wednesday- AG
Sister Act Card Challenge- AG 

Friday, May 15

Lie About Your Age!

Hello friends, a quick one for you this morning- hope you have had a wonderful week!  I love this image from Art Impressions, when my husband saw this card he said " they must be eating at the Bubble Room" if any of you have eaten there and had their cake you know exactly what he is talking about!  I colored with copics and the paper is from DCWV.
Stephanie

Art Impressions- Lovely Ladies
Word Art Wednesday-AG 
Wonderful Wednesdays-AG 



Tuesday, May 12

You Did It!

It's new release day at Bug-A-Boo Stamps and just in time for you to make all those grad cards you will need this we have some cute grad images.  I colored this guy with copics and the paper is from DCWV.
Stephanie

Monday, May 11

Go Confidently into the direction of your DREAMS!


Just a quickie for you this morning, I had a friend ask me to make her 5 graduation cards yesterday so I thought I better get a move on.  I made this using Ava- grad diploma from Bug-A-Boo stamps, colored with copics and the paper is from Glitz.
Stephanie

Sketch Saturday- sketch

Just Bee-cause!


Happy Monday all, I hope all my "mom" friends had a very Happy Mother's Day!  It is new challenge day at From The Heart Stamps.  Our twist this week is cute, cute, cute.  You can do the sketch, the twist or both.  I am using one of our Faithful Friends- Just Because, colored with copics and the paper is actually from my scrap bin and I think it is My Minds Eye.  Everyone who plays along will receive a $1 voucher to the FTHS store and one person will receive a $5 voucher.
Stephanie
Wordart Wednesday-ag

Saturday, May 9

In The Garden

Hello friends, it's time for a new challenge at Catch The BugThis week our theme is in the garden- I know I have been glad to have weather nice enough to be out in my flower garden.  I am using JJ Gardening2, I colored her with copics and the paper is from The Paper Studios, the inside reads- "You just need to be re-potted!"  Play along for your chance at 4, 7 or 10 digi images from Bug-A-Boo Stamps.
Stephanie

Thursday, May 7

A little Smile

Here is another quicke post for you.  I made this card using a High Hopes Stamp from way back, colored it with copics and the paper is from DCWV.
Stephanie

High Hopes- AG
Allsorts- May Flowers
Cute Card Thursday- Add a Brad

Wednesday, May 6

Clean and Simple Note Cards

Just a couple of clean and simple note cards for you today.  My first try at these and I kind of like how they turned out.  Both Stamps are from Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps.
~Stephanie

Art Impressions- May Flowers
Allsorts- May Flowers

Flowers for MOM!

A sweet little card for you today for someone very special.  I love the Penny Black Image.  I colred with my Prismacolor pencils and the paper is from DCWV. Sorry about the blah picture- playing with my camera settings.
Stephanie

Art Impressions- May Flowers
Word Art Wednesday- AG
Papertake Weekly- AG 
Tuesday Throwdown- Flowers for her 
Penny Black Sat. Challenge- Trees or Nature
Allsorts- April Showers/May Flowers


Tuesday, May 5

It's Your Day!

Hello friends, it's new release day at Bug-A-Boo Stamps.  Just look at this cute dog- his name is Charlie!  I think he is perfect for some Man Birthday cards.  I colored him up with copics and the paper is by Echo Park.  Check out what the other Design Team members did over at the Catch-The-Bug Blog.
Stephanie

Monday, May 4

From The Heart Stamps- sketch 108

Happy Monday friends, I hope you had a wonderful weekend.  It was a glorious one here in SC.  I spent lots, and lots of time outside relaxing.  It is time for a new sketch with a twist here at From The Heart Stamps, the twist is lots of layers.  You can do the sketch, the twist or both, the only requirement is that you use a From The Heart Stamp.  I am using Martini Chicks, colored with copics and the paper is from My Minds Eye.  Everyone who plays along will receive a $1 voucher to the FTH shop and one lucky person will receive a $5 voucher.
Stephanie

Sunday, May 3

Stella Says Sketch 309

Hey it's that time- Yep, time for a new Stella Says Sketch Challenge brought to you by Catch The Bug.  For my card I am using You Move Me (ewe moove me), colored with copics and the paper is from The Paper Studios.  Play along for your chance at 4, 7 or 10 digi images from Bug-A-Boo Stamps.  We would love it if you used a Bug Image!
Stephanie

Saturday, May 2

Woof

Time for a new challenge at Catch-The-Bug!  This week it is Anything Goes week.  I am using this sweet, sweet puppy that I have just fallen in love with called Flower Puppy.  I colored him with copics and the paper is from Pebbles .  Play along with us for your chance at 4,7 or 10 digi images from Bug-A-Boo Stamps.  You do not need to use a Bug image unless you want a chance at 10 digis- we of course would love to see a Bug image if you have one!
Stephanie
Word Art Wednesday-AG
Simon Says Wednesday- AG
Simon Says Monday-AG 
 

Friday, May 1

From The Heart Stamps- Mother's Day Hop!

Welcome to our From the Heart Stamps blog hop. Our theme this month is “Mother´s Day” or “For a special Lady”. Our designers are showcasing lots of gorgeous projects. As you hop along, please leave a comment on each entry. One random commenter will be selected on each blog to win an image of choice from the FTHS store. And additionally, one commenter on the From the Heart Stamps blog will be selected to win a $15 gift voucher to the store! If you have arrived from Michelles blog, you are in the right place, if not why don’t you start on the From the Heart Stamps blog, so you don’t miss anything.
My project is using one of the newest stamps in the FTHS store called Warbler and Magnolias.  I colored with copics and the paper is from Authentique.   
I am the last blog on the hop so head back to the FTHS blog and leave a comment there too!
Thanks for hopping with us today. The hop will end on Monday May, 4th at 6 am EST. Winners will be posted on the From the Heart Stamps Blog on Wednesday May 6th.
Stephanie

Word Art Wednesday- AG 
Cute Card Thursday-Use a Sentiment
Simon Says Monday- AG
Simon Says WEd- AG
 
 

It's your day!

Monday, April 27

Not as old as next year!


Happy Monday Friends, it's time for a new challenge at From The Heart stamps.  This week our twist is no designer paper, you can do the sketch, the twist or both. As you can see I am doing just the sketch.  I am using Party Hat Birdbrain, colored with copics and the paper is from Echo Park.  Everyone who plays along will receive a $1 voucher to the FTH shop and one lucy person will receive a $5 voucher.  You must use a FTH image.
Stephanie
Word Art Wednesday- AG