Monday, September 27, 2010

BiLDmALaRna BooKmARk ChALLenGe !!!

There is currently a challenge
over at the Bildmalarna Blog,
to make a bookmark or a bookmark and card.
Here is my version.

My card using the cute little Mimosa stamp,
colored with copics.
The CS and DP are from
the July 2010 Cupcards to Go kit.

I love these stamps they are so cute!
I also was in a swap at
We are doing a calendar swap
and my month was August.
I love the way this turned out.

The DP is from WRMK "72 and Sunny".
The stamps are all from Magnolia.

Monday, September 6, 2010

MiNgLe CaRd !!!

I made this card for my August Mingle partner,

The stamp is Magnolias "Fall Standing Tilda".

The papers are Daisy D's Heirloom Blue collection.

The flowers are from Magnolia,

which I sprayed with some with some Glimmer Mist.

The diecuts are Magnolia's Doohickeys.

A birthday card, I made for my sister.
The stamp is Inkadinkadoo.

It reminded me of her two kids, so I colored it to reflect that.

The paper and embellies are from
the August 2010 Cupcards To Go kit.

I used Copics to color.

Saturday, September 4, 2010

UniTY CaRdS !!!

I need to make some generic/everyday
birthday cards so,
I inked up some Unity stamps this week
and created a couple of cards.

On this card I used a stamp
from Unity's "Folk Inspired" set.
The the papers and embellies are from
Cupcards To Go's July 2010 kit.

I love these bird houses they are so cute!
The stamps are from
"Life Is Fabulous".
Papers and embellies are
Cupcards To Go, July 2010 kit.

A simple little wedding card,
I whipped up for my cousin and his bride.
I used the March 2009 Cupcards To Go kit
and my Wizard and scalloped heart nesties.

Saturday, August 28, 2010

SpArKLiNg TiLdA !!!

Another challenge card!
This was for a challenge on
The challenge was to use turquoise and brown.

The stamp is Magnolia's "Sparkling Tilda".

I used the August "Riptide"card kit from

Cupcards To Go.

Friday, August 27, 2010

T-SLiDe CaRD !!!

I made this card for a challenge on
A challenge it was!
It took me all day to try and figure this out!
I couldn't believe it actually turned out ok.

Thursday, August 26, 2010

FoLDeD PaPeR FrAmE CaRd !!!

I made this card for a challenge over at
It was great to try something new,
and I had alot of fun with it.
I definitely will make more!

I didn't make any notes of what I used.
I only know that the stamp is
Bildmalarna Mimosa Hello and
she is colored with Copics.

Sunday, August 15, 2010

CaRd SwAPs !!!

These are the lovely cards,
I received from various swaps at
Magnolia Card and Kit Swaps Yahoo group
and Magnolia-licious Yahoo group!

This card was made for me by Lillian Abrams.
I love the soft summery colors and that Tilda is so cute!

This cute little card was made for me byBecky Helwig.
I love her coloring and I love that image!

This card was made for me by Viviane Casale.
I love the butterflies, roses and the flower soft!

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

BeAR AnD BiRD !!!

I found a new blog (to me) and it's called
I am so excited about it, since I LOVE teddy bears
and have a slew of bear stamps! YAY!
The challenge for this week is
The theme of the challenge is "Summer Bears".

The stamp is Stampavie,
Penny Johnson "Bear and Bird".
Colored with Copics. The DP, flowers
and rhinestones are K & Co. "Berry Sweet".

Monday, June 28, 2010

PaTRiOTiC TiLdA !!

Tilda is ready for the Fourth of July Parade!!

I used the very cute stamp from
Magnolia "Spellcaster Tilda".
I colored her with Copics and used
tons of stickles for extra sparkle!
DP is Bella Blvd "Super Stud".
This card is for a challenge at
The challenge is Red, Blue, and White.

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

MiMosA On ThE BeNcH !!

Another challenge card !!

I made this one for a sketch challenge

Here is the sketch.

Here is my card!

I used the stamp "Mimosa On the Bench" .

DP's are Cosmo Cricket "Sunshine" and

Jilly Bean "Old World Cabbage Stew".

I colored with Copics.

Monday, June 21, 2010

WeDDinG WeDnEsDaY !!

There are new wedding stamps from

Bildmalarna and they are so sweet!

There is also a challenge going on for

the month of June at the
Bildmalarna Blog .

You can win Prizes!

The Wedding Wednesday Challenge .

You have to make a project
using the new wedding stamps and
upload it to the blog.
The stamps are on sale HERE.
This is my card I made for the challenge.

I colored with Copics.

The DP is K & Co, Madeline "Mint Scalloped Roses".

Fabric brads are K & Co.

I used Stickles in "Tiara" and "Fruit Punch".

Flowers are Prima.

Thursday, June 17, 2010

SpaRkLinG TiLDa !!

Tilda is "blinged out" for a challenge over at the
There are a bunch of challenges, games and prizes
to honor the
Check out the
it has tons of wonderful Magnolia stamps!

I used the new "Dancing Tilda" stamp.
I colored her with Copics.
Patterned papers are Prima Indeed
"Rasberry Pastures" and "Lilac Breeze".
Flowers are Prima Indeed.
I used Zva Creative crystals to jazz up the flowers.
Sparkles courtesy of Stickles
"Lavender" and "Star Dust".
Extras are making Memories stick pin
and a bit of ribbon.

Wednesday, June 16, 2010


This card is for a challenge over at
The challenge is "Father's Day".
I made this card for my sweet Husband.

I used Magnolia Traveler Edwin,
Horse and Spring Fence.
The patterned papers are Prima Urban Cosmos
and Whisper Collection.
I colored with Copics.

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

BiLdMaLaRnA BeAR !!!

This is a card I made for a challenge
over at the Bildmalarna blog.
The challenge was to create a
masculine card in honor of Father's Day.

I used the Bildmalarna Bear and Bee Stamp,
colored with Copics,
some very old patterned paper,
buttons and fabric paint.

Sunday, June 6, 2010

"SuN-KiSSeD" !!!

C.C. Designs has the cutest stamps!
I love them!
I used Swiss Pixies "Heidi Among the Flowers".
The "Birdhouse" is from the Spring Kit.
I colored her with Copics and Stickles.

I just ordered this!

The "Sun-Kissed" kit from Noel Mignon.

Isn't it FABULOUS!

All those luscious colors! I cant wait to see it IRL!

I know it will be even better!

Friday, June 4, 2010

SuMMeR TiLDa !!

A challenge is going on over at
The theme is summer !
I used Magnolia's Summer Tilda, Sun,
and Spring Fence for my card.
The patterened paper is
The flowers are
Sassafras Lass's "In A Stitch Blosssoms".
I colored with Copics
and embellished with buttons
and stickles (of course).
On my next card
I used "Aurora with Cake" stamp
exclusively sold at
The patterened paper is Sassafras Lass.
I colored her with Copics and Stickles!

Thursday, May 20, 2010


I made this card for the "Make It Dimensional" challenge at

The stamps are Tilda Jumping Rope, Sun and

Tree with Carved Heart.

Martha Stewart and EK Success Punches.

The patterened papers are from

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

A CoUpLe oF CaRdS !!!

My first card I made for a Red, Blue and Yellow challenge on
I used Mimosa's Chickens stamp.
I colored with Copics.

My next card I used, Tilda with Bike,
Sun and Sign with Birds from Magnolia.
I colored with Copics. Prima flowers.

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

MaiLBoX FuLL oF MaGnOLiAs !!!

Here is what I got in the mail today!

my order of Magnolia Fairytale stamps

my Lemonade Stand kit from
Noel Mignon !
I cant wait to start playing with them!

Sunday, May 9, 2010

HaPPy MoThERs DaY !!!

I finally put some of my new stamps to work!

I made two Mothers Day cards for my Mom and Mom-In-Law!
I have THE BEST Mom and Mom-In-Law ever!

The first one, I am entering in a challenge
over at the Bildmalarna blog .
The challenge is to "Celebrate Mom".

I used the new Bildmalarna summer stamp club stamps!

I love these stamps!
I am so glad I signed up for it!
I cant wait for the next group!
My next card I used
I entered this card in a challenge

Another Bildmalarna card,
this stamp is "Mimosa's Teddy Bear" .

All of my cards were colored with Copic markers.

The papers and embellies,

I got in the "Playdate" kit from Noel Mignon .

My last card for today I made for my cousins wedding.
The sentiment is from Stampin Up "Noteworthy".

Thursday, April 29, 2010

I CaNt BeLiEvE !!!

I cant believe how long it's been since I posted something!


I have been doing alot of buying and not much creating.

I am out of control buying the "cute" stamps!

These are what I have been obsessively collecting!

My Tilda addiction is the worst!

I went from having no Magnolias

to having 64 with alot more ordered and on they're way!

I made my first card with my new stamps!

It's for a challenge on the Bildmalarna blog.

The challenge is to make a card in any shape,

other than a square or rectangle.

I used "Mimosa with Anemones" to make my

flower shaped birthday card.

I cut out the card on my Cricut,

colored her with copics,

jazzed her up with some buttons and stickles.

I love the Bildmalarna stamps!

I have started on quite a collection of those too.

In fact, just today, I got my Bildmalarna Club stamps!

Friday, March 19, 2010

CaRd ChaLLeNgeS !!!

A few cards, I've made for some challenges.

"More Than One" challenge

For this challenge you will be making backgrounds with a paper batik technique.
Unity stamps, Dried Marigold Distress Ink, Versamark Ink

Unity Stamp, Broken China Distress Ink, Versamark Ink

"How Distressing"challenge
The object of this next challenge is to use Distressing Inks
to create a background for your stamped image and no pattern paper.
I used one of my horse stamps! YAY!!
Studio 490 background stamp,
Magenta horse stamp, Tim Holtz mask,
Frayed Burlap distress ink

"Say It With Flowers" challenge

The challenge was to create a card that incorporates
a stamped flower image, stamped sentiment of your choice,
and flower patterened paper.
Unity Stamps, Stampin Up Ruby Red Ink,
Frayed Burlap Distress Ink, Prismacolor Pencil

"Your A Doll" challenge
Stamp a doll or girl on any project.
Unity Stamp, Copic Markers