Monday, March 20, 2017

Hoppy Easter Shadow Box Card

I created this shadow box style card for my neighbor who has a little dog who is best buds with my poodle.  We always exchange gifts for every holiday from one dog to the other.  I think she will smile when she opens this one.

Supplies used
Bella Bunny Boo from Paper Creator
(Enter coupon code DELORIS to save 20% off your order)
Made the pink paper in GIMP using Mel Stampz templates.
Paw print ribbon and pearls are from my stash
Silhouette Cameo and Silhouette cut file 114664



Challenges:
Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends - Challenge 54 ATG
Come And Get It - Challenge ATG
Crafty Friends - Challenge 53 For A Child

Monday, March 13, 2017

Spring is in the air

There's a new challenge starting today at Ooh La La Creations.  
The challenge theme is Spring is in the air.  Hope you can join us.

I created my spring card using a lovely image from the kit called My Garden Grows 
in the Shawn Jenkins Collection CD.  It's available at the Ooh La La Creations Store.  


I cut out the lattice background, image and saying with my 
Silhouette Cameo and cut file #75738 from the Silhouette store.
Added gems from the stash to the lattice and saying.


Challenges
The Cutie Pie Challenge - Dies and Digis
Cute Card Thursday #468 - Mothers/Ladies


Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Somebunny thinks your special

I created my card using this darling bunny image and papers from the Daffodil Bunny Ultimate
 Kit available in the 10X Ultimate Kits Mega Bundle from the Paper Creator Store.  
Saying was computer printed.  Flowers, pearls and lace are from my stash.

These kits have lots of fun images, papers and embellishments in them.
(If you plan to place an order, please enter code DELORIS to save 20% off the total)

Challenges:
Crafting By Designs Challenge - 3 Patterned Papers
Die Cut Divas Challenge - For The Love Of Animals

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

All About Mom

There's a new challenge starting today at Paper Creator.  The theme is All About Mom. 
 Hope you can join us.  The prize is a gift certificate to the store.


To create my card I used a fun image from the Wendy's Bouquet Ultimate Kit available at the Paper Creator store. 


 If your planning to place an order, please use code DELORIS to save 20% off the total.

 Found the white ribbon at Walmart and the white pearls are from my stash.
I cut out all the pieces with my Silhouette Cameo using these cut files from the Silhouette store. 





Challenges
Pammie's Inky Pinkies - Challenge #1709 - Anything Goes
Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends - Challenge #52 - Anything Goes
Simon Says - Wednesday Challenge - Anything Goes

Monday, February 27, 2017

Embossed Frame

There's a new challenge starting today at Ooh La La Creations.
The challenge theme is Embossing.  Hope you can join us.
I created my embossed card using a gorgeous image from the French Tulips Set
 in the Shawn Jenkins Collection CD.  It's available at the Ooh La La Creations Store.


I used embossing folder #C0723163 from Couture Creations.  I opened the image in my Silhouette Studio software and resized it to fit inside the frame.  Printed the image, placed the embossing folder over the image and traced around the edge with a pencil.  Cut off the excess.  Placed the image inside the embossing folder and ran it through my Sizzix Bigkick machine. Trimmed off the edges and mounted to the card base.  Added a lace bow from my stash.

Challenges

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Love you a bunch


This little sweetie is a precolored digi image from the First Love Ultimate Kit by Paper Creator. 
 The yellow and blue diagonal stripe paper and solid blue paper are also included in the kit.  Designed the card layout in Silhouette Studio DE software and cut out with my Silhouette Cameo.
If you plan to place and order, please enter code DELORIS to get a extra 20% off the total.



Challenges
Incy Wincy Challenge - Love
Cutie Pie Challenge #108 - Simply Love
Crafty Friends - Challenge #50 - Anything goes
Funday Friday - Challenge #175 - Anything goes
Come And Get It Challenge - Love is in the Air
Simon Says Stamp - Wednesday Challenge - Cute
Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends - Challenge #51 - Anything goes
Simon Says Stamp - Monday Challenge - Favorite tool (Silhouette Cameo)


Monday, February 13, 2017

Dress shaped card

There's a new challenge starting today at Ooh La La Creations.  The challenge theme is Die Cuts.
I created my dress shaped card using a plaid paper from the Hearts And Laces Kit which is in the Paula Oakley Collection CD.  It's available at the Ooh La La Creations Store.  I cut out all the pieces using my Silhouette Cameo and cut file #55805 from the Silhouette store.  Added some pearls from my stash.


Challenges
Crafty Friends - Challenge #50 - Anything goes
Funday Friday - Challenge #175 - Anything goes
Simon Says Stamp - Wednesday Challenge - Cute
Simon Says Stamp - Monday Challenge - Favorite tool (Silhouette Cameo)
Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends - Challenge #51 - Anything goes

Friday, February 10, 2017

Sebastian Inlet State Park

Just got home from a camping trip to Sebastian Inlet State Park.   We had a camping spot right on the water with some awesome views.  This is a fabulous place.  Spent hours watching the dolphins swim by.  We already have a return trip planned.

Causeway view

View directly in front of our campsite

View from inside our travel trailer while sitting at the table

Caught my guys taking a nap.

Sunset view

Monday, February 6, 2017

With All My Heart

I created my Valentine's Day card using this darling little mousie from the With All My Heart Ultimate Kit which is included in the 10X Ultimate Kits Mega Bundle from the Paper Creator Store.  


10X Ultimate Kits Mega Bundle

Cut out the heart frame with my Silhouette Cameo using cut file #74421 from the Silhouette store. 
 Cut out the image and red circle background with the Stitched Circle Die Set from Cottage Cutz. 
 Added gems to the hearts and mounted the main image to card base with pop dots.


Challenges

Crafting By Designs - Feb Anything Goes
Pile It On - Challenge #126 - Hearts On Fire
QKR Stampede - Challenge# 229 - Valentine Cards
Cute Card Thursday - Challenge #463 - Be My Valentine
Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends - Challenge #51 - Anything Goes

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Puppy Love Flipper Pyramage Card

There's a new challenge started today at Paper Creator.  The theme is "Love is in the air".  
Hope you can join us.  The prize is a gift certificate to the Paper Creator store.


I created this card for my neighbor.  She has a little white dog who is best friends with our mini poodle.  I am sure she will smile when she see's this.  To create my flipper card,  I used fun kit called Puppy Love Flipper Pyramage Card Kit from the Paper Creator store.  


Opened all the pieces in Silhouette Studio and resized them to fit a 5 inch square card base.   Printed all the pieces and added a saying on the label.  Cut them out and attached with narrow double sided tape at the top of each layer.  Also cut out the matching envelope.  If you plan to place an order at the Paper Creator store,  please enter code Deloris to save 20% off the total.

Here are some challenges where I am entering my card
Dream Valley Challenge - All About Love
Crafty Catz Challenge - Anything goes - twist ladies

Monday, January 30, 2017

Thanks So Much - Pop Out Card

Ooh La La Creations has a new challenge starting today.  The challenge theme is "Thank You". 
I created my pop up style card using a lovely Tulip image from the Ooh La La Creations CD called the Shawn Jenkins Collection.  I cut out all the pieces with my Silhouette Cameo using the cut files shown in the photos below.  I found them at the Silhouette store.  I did make one change as I converted the Thanks So Much saying to print instead of having the letters cut out from the banner.



Challenges
Brown Sugar Challenge #235 - Theme is Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Theme is Anything Goes
Crafty Catz Challenge #235 - Theme is Anything Goes/Optional Ladies
Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends Challenge #50 - Theme is Anything Goes

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Puppy Pop Out Card

 Inside Pop Up Card

 Another view of the inside pop up
Front view


I used the images and paper from the Paper Creator Puppy Power Gatefold Card Kit  to create my pop up card.  Cut out the pieces with my Silhouette Cameo and the following cut files from the Silhouette store:
Fence #2680
2 Dog Tags #58664
Pop Up Card #66542
Note: I altered the pop up cut file to remove the ornaments and left the base as a solid piece to create the background for the fence and puppy.

Challenges
Lil Patch Of Crafty Friends - Challenge #50 - Anything Goes