Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Mice Surprise


Hi everyone!  I'm back with another birthday card today.  The layout for this card was inspired by mixing several sketches I recently came across.  The image is the Mice Surprise digital stamp by From The Heart Stamps.


Here are the copic markers I used to color the image:
Green Box - YG91, YG95, YG97
Ribbon and Heart - R81, R83, R85
Red Box - R14, R24, R29
Cheese - YR23, YR27
Mice - E40, E43, E44, E47, E49

Thanks for stopping by... hope you have a purr-fect day!


CREATIVE DESIGN:
  • Stamps: Mice Surprise (From The Heart Stamps)
  • Paper: Dark Brown and White Cardstock, Concentrate, Season and Stew Patterned Paper (BasicGrey, Infuse Collection)
  • Ink: Vintage Photo Distress Ink, Copic Markers
  • Other: Scallop Dot Punch, Sponge, Red Grosgrain Ribbon, Tap Punch, Red Rhinestones, Glue Dots and Mounting Tape

Saturday, February 22, 2014

Message From Above

 
Hi everyone!  Hope your weekend is off to a great start!  I'm popping in to share a card I made with one of my favorite hedgehog stamps.  The image used on this card is the Message From Above rubber stamp by Penny Black.


Here are the copic markers I used to color the image:
Pot - BG72, BG75, BG78
Flowers - YG13, YG17, Y11, Y15
Hedgehog - E13, E17, E19
Bird - E42, E43, E44, E49
Ground - C0, C2, C4

Thanks for stopping by... hope you have a purr-fect day!


CREATIVE DESIGN:
  • Stamps: Message From Above (Penny Black)
  • Paper: Cranberry Crisp and White Cardstock, Gertie Patterned Paper (My Mind's Eye)
  • Ink: Copic Markers and Vintage Photo Distress Ink
  • Other: Stitching, 1 1/4 inch Circle Punch, Blue Button, DMC White, White Seam Binding and Glue Dots

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Pelican By The Sea


Hi everyone! This card has me longing for warmer weather and summer. The image is the Pelican By The Sea digital stamp by From The Heart Stamps. It was a special request of mine and reminds me of the north shore and being at Mackinaw Bridge in Michigan. Thanks so much Faith for the special image!!!


Here are the copic markers I used to color the image:
Bird - T2, T4, T6, T8, T9 (grey), YR23, YR27 (orange), E40, E42, E43 (brown)
Posts - E40, E42, E43, E44, E47, E49
Ropes - E50, E55
Buoys - B000, B91, B93, B95, B97 (blue), BG90, BG93, BG96, BG99 (green)
Sky - B0000

Thanks for stopping by... hope you have a purr-fect day!


CREATIVE DESIGN:
  • Stamps: Pelican By The Sea (From The Heart Stamps)
  • Paper: Brocade Blue and White Cardstock, Gorp, Crunchy and Honey Patterned Paper (BasicGrey, Granola Collection)
  • Ink: Copic Markers 
  • Other: Edge Distresser, Jute Twine, Blue Button, Clear Dew Drops, Glue Dots

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Izzy and Mouse


Hi everyone! This fortnight at Digi Designs Challenge Blog we are playing Tic Tac Toe. To play along in the challenge you don't have to use one of Di's Digi Stamps, but if you do, you can win 2 digis of your choice just for playing along in addition to a chance at the sponsor prize... our fabulous sponsor is Love Bug Creations.


For my card I used the bottom row of the Tic Tac Toe board with stitching, doily and flowers.  The image used on this card is the Izzy and Mouse digital stamp by Di's Digi Stamps.


Thanks for stopping by... hope you have a purr-fect day!


CREATIVE DESIGN:
  • Stamps: Izzy and Mouse (Di's Digi Stamps)
  • Paper: Cameo Coral and White Cardstock, Fly A Kite Patterned Paper Collection(October Afternoon), Doily
  • Ink: Vintage Photo Distress Ink and Copics R00, R20, R21, R22, E000, E01, E11, E23, E25, E27, E51, E53, E55, E57, YG0000, YG01, YG03, YG25, T0, T2, T4, T6, BG11, BG13, Y32, Y35, Y38, YR07
  • Other: Stitching, Sponge, Grosgrain Ribbon, Flowers, Pearls, Glue Dots and Mounting Tape

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Birthday Candle Birdbrain


Hi everyone! It's a new month which means a new Stamp of the Month Challenge at From The Heart Stamps. This month's image is the Birthday Candle Birdbrain digital stamp set by From The Heart Stamps

If you played along in the challenge last month, you will be emailed this image free. If you missed out, you can still play along with the challenge by purchasing the image. When you enter the challenge you'll receive next month’s image free.

If you spend $10 in the From The Heart Stamps store this month, enter code BIRDDAY to receive Birthday Candle Birdbrain as a free gift.


Thanks for stopping by... hope you have a purr-fect day!


CREATIVE DESIGN:
  • Stamps: Birthday Candle Birdbrain (From The Heart Stamps)
  • Paper: Light and Dark Purple Cardstock, White Cardstock (Papertrey Ink), So Saffron (Stampin' Up)
  • Ink: Vintage Photo Distress Ink, Copics E21, E23, E25, E27, V000, V12, V17, Y0000, Y21, Y26, YR24 YR27
  • Other: Stitching, Sponge, Scissors, Large Oval Punch, Gold Satin Ribbon, Clear Rhinestones, Glue Dots and Mounting Tape

Friday, February 7, 2014

FTHS Valentine's Blog Hop


Hi everyone! Welcome to our From the Heart Stamps Blog Hop. We are celebrating Valentine's Day today!

If you've arrived here from Imke's blog, Crafting Creations by Imke, then you are in the right place but if you've just happened along, you'll want to head on over to the From The Heart Stamps blog so you can start at the beginning!

As you hop along, please leave a comment on each entry. One random commenter will be selected on each blog to win the image that the designer used. And additionally, one commenter on the From the Heart Stamps blog will be selected to win a $5 gift voucher to the store!

The image used on my card is the Love You To Stitches digital stamp by From The Heart Stamps.

 
Thanks for hopping with us today. The hop will end on Monday February 10th at 6am, EST. Winners will be posted on the From the Heart Stamps Blog on Wednesday February 12th.

And now on to the next gorgeous creation, your next stop on our blog hop is with Kathy... prepare to be amazed! So, without further ado... hop on over to her blog, Will Stamp For Wine, and enjoy the rest of the blog hop!

I'm also entering this card in the following challenges:
Thanks for stopping by... hope you have a purr-fect day!


CREATIVE DESIGN:
  • Stamps: Love You To Stitches (From The Heart Stamps)
  • Paper: Purely Pomegranate and Going Grey (Stampin' Up), White Cardstock (Papertrey Ink), Stripe With Type and Lipstick Floral Patterned Paper (Little Yellow Bicycle, Love Letters Collection)
  • Ink: Copics T0, T2, T4, T6, T8, E70, E71, E74, E77, R81, R83, R85, R89
  • Other: Stitching, D'vine Swirls Embossing Folder, Clear Rhinestones, Ribbon and Glue Dots

Saturday, February 1, 2014

Teddy Rose


Hi everyone!  There's a new challenge at Di's Digi Stamps Challenge Blog.  This fortnight our challenge is Love / Valentine's... so let's see your romantic side.  I don't usually make a lot of love or valentine's cards myself so this challenge was a lot of fun and a fresh change for me.

The image used on today's card is the Teddy Rose digital stamp by Di's Digi Stamps. To play along in the challenge you don't have to use one of Di's Digi Stamps, but if you do, you can win 2 digis of your choice just for playing along in addition to a chance at the sponsor prize... our fabulous sponsor is Marker Pop.



Thanks for stopping by... hope you have a purr-fect day!


CREATIVE DESIGN:
  • Stamps: Teddy Rose (Di's Digi Stamps)
  • Paper: Pretty In Pink and White Cardstock, Scrappin Creations Patterned Paper (Creating Keepsakes)
  • Ink: Vintage Photo Distress Ink and Copics E11, E13, E15, E17, R32, R35, R37, YG61, YG63, YG67, B91, B93, B95, BG70
  • Other: Corner Rounder Punch, Doily Lace Edge Punch, Pink Ribbon and Buttons, White DMC, Glue Dots and Mounting Tape