Saturday, August 31, 2013

Dynamic Duos #68

This week at Dynamic Duos the colour combo is........wait for it.......Perfect Plum and any other colour of your choice.

I chose to go with a subtle colour that is similar to Wisteria Wonder. You find it in the patterned paper that I used.

To create my card I also used the sketch at Seize the Sketch.

Cardstock: SU, AC
PP: Basic Grey
Stamp: Casual Friday
Ink: Versafine
Punch: SU
Other: sequins. button

I hope you have a chance to play along. Can't wait to see your Duo!!

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Dynamic Duos #67

How are you doing this week? We have a new Duo for you at Dynamic Duos and the colours are Crisp Cantaloupe and Calypso Coral.

I heat embossed the flower on my Kraft background and also onto the Calypso Coral for my focal point.
Cardstock: SU
Stamp: Hero Arts, Wplus9
Ink: Versafine
Die: Wplus9
Other: embossing powder, Versamark
Can't wait to check out the gallery to see what you create with this Duo!

Saturday, August 17, 2013

Dynamic Duos #66

Dessert anyone? That's right.....this week there is a dessert option to go along with our duo!

Pool Party and Basic Black are the fabulous colours and if you wish to add the dessert option it is.......EMBOSSING!

I added 2 types of embossing. I embossed my background with an embossing folder and I also heat embossed my sentiment with white embossing powder.

I made my card using the fabulous sketch at Paper Secrets. I am also entering it in challenge #25 at Crazy for CAS

cardstock: SU
Embossing folder: SU
PP: Echo Park, MME
Flower: Maya Road
Stamp: Wplus9
Other: brad, embossing powder, Versamark
Can't wait to see what you create when you join us for the latest challenge at Dynamic Duos!

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Hey Friend

I had fun making this card to go along with a couple of challenges!

The first was for Alley Way Stamps Be inspired #34 and I used a new stamp set that I won. Awesome stamps!

The second was for a new challenge site in town....Seize the Sketch and I definitely had to play along with their first challenge.

Cardstock: SU
Stamps: TAWS
Twine: Jillibean
Ink: Versafine, SU, Jenni Bowlin, Staz-on
Enamel Dots: MME
Wood Veneer: Studio Calico
Vellum: Crate

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Dynamic Duo #65

Morning everyone! What a wonderful colour duo this week. Blushing Bride and Pistachio Pudding.

 I gave this card to a friend for her 40th Birthday. Happy Birthday Stephanie!!
Cardstock: SU, Wplus9
Stamps & Die: Wplus9
Ink: SU, Jenni Bowlin, Versfine
Pen: Uniball Signo

I  hope I see you playing along at Dynamic Duos this week!!! Have a good one!

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Paper Bakery Sketch

The sketch challenge at Paper Bakery is another fabulous one that was created by Juliana.

I was watching my grand-nephews one day in July and decided to take them to the beach in Port Dalhousie. I hadn't been there in along time and was surprised how nice it was.

Paper Bakery July Kit:
Studio Calico vellum shapes & wood veneer circles
Studio Calico & Crate pp
Crate Plastic Alphas
Paper Bakery flair, sequins, washi tape
Items not from kit:
A.C. cardstock
Heidi Swapp mist
MME enamel dots
SU linen thread
unk tag
I just love the nautical theme of this kit. So on trend!
Here are a few close-ups.

I am also entering my layout in the Moxie Fab Trendy Triangle Challenge and in the Whimsical Twist Summer challenge and the Curtain Call challenge.
 Edited to add that I am also entering this in the Ribbon Carousel Summertime Fun Challenge!

Sunday, August 4, 2013

Paper Secrets

This morning I played a bit in my craft room and made a card for the latest card sketch at Paper Secrets.

All of my supplies other than a Spellbinders and a Wplus9 die are all from my fabulous June kit from Paper Bakery.

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Dynamic Duos #64

Happy Saturday on what here in Canada is a long weekend! Yay!!

It's Bold and Sassy week at Dynamic Duos and the two colours we have for you are Strawberry Slush and Daffodil Delight. Even the names are pretty!!

I downloaded these adorable cupcake files from Miss Kate Cuttables when they were the freebie of the day and cut them out using my Cameo. Aren't they adorable?

Add some bling and enamel dots and a sentiment and I had myself a card.

Cardstock: SU, Prism
Ink: Versafine
Stamp: Cas-ual Fridays
Enamel dots: MME
Cut File: Miss Kate Cuttables
Other: Stickles, Cameo
Have a safe and fun weekend and I hope to see your creation using this Duo!!

Friday, August 2, 2013

PP156 and Paper Issues

I made a card based on the sketch from The Paper Players. I used product from my June kit at Paper Bakery.

I am also entering my card into the Paper Issues challenge to use Um Wow chipboard. My Um Wow chipboard stars came in my June kit.

I covered the largest star with washi tape.