mercredi 22 avril 2020

for the lonely elderly

our local school is making drawings for the elderly. we hope to brighten their day and let them know that in spite of the quarantine we still think about them and cherish them.
I made a colorful card with flowery children, i hope this can represent a bright future...
the sentiment says: we think about you a lot
for this card i used:
- stitched hillsides (lawn fawn)
- Easter party stamp set (lawn fawn)
- distress inks
- Promarkers
skin: saffron cheeks: blush - pastel pink hair: honeycomb, cinnamon, saddlebrown, gold, pastel yellow.
clothes: orchid-violet / sky blue- blue pearl / lime green - lush green / pastel yellow - gold / pink carnation - rose pink / poppy - cardinal red - spice

I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
Lawn fawnatics: spectacular skies
+passion for promarkers: add a sentiment
-As you like it: animals or people: i usually go for animals but for this particular occasion, i had to show people, kids and i wanted to show hope: i hope that our children will respect nature more than us and will love one another.
sss: create a scene
-dies R us: spring flowers
+Pammie's inky pinkies: anything goes

mardi 31 mars 2020


Today I'm showing a birthday card i made with Lawn fawn stamps and dies.
I thought it would be fun to play with large and little, look at the hats and presents ! hee hee!
I inked up the sky with distress inks on neenah paper, added som spots with a white pen then a gold pen.
then I added the frog from Hello baby stamp set.
the chicks are from Hay there. the big gift is from birthday before n after, the big bear comes from Party animal; its tiny hat is part of the hippo birdie set. the  balloons are from Bicycle built for two and finally the sentiment is from Beam me up !
the hill is stitched hillside borders and the frame is stitched rectangle frame.
i colored everything with promakers: pale yellow, sunflower, cinnamon, satin, orchid, lime green, lush green, bright green, mint, rose pink, poppy, arctic blue.

challenges entered:
Lawn fawnatics: happy birthday
sss: anything goes
sss: spring mood board

dimanche 22 décembre 2019

mini snowglobe gift tags

today I'm sharing mini shaker tags that are shaped like snowglobes
 the snowglobes are made with Lawn Fawn's snowglobe gift tag die set. i used glitter paper to make them more icy looking. the stamps inside are simply celebrate winter and tree before n' after
 the tags open so as to write a little something. at the back i heat embossed "happy new year"
i colored with Promarkers icy grey then added pencil stripes on the tree. the snowman has promarker's sunflower, mint and cyan and arctic blues.
the snow and shine details were added with a Posca marker
challenge entered
Lawn fawnatics: mood board

jeudi 12 décembre 2019

winter bunny

today I'm sharing a pop up box card with a slider element.
This cute Lawn fawn bunny slides from side to side
you can see it in motion on this short video:
Lawn fawn pop up box card die set, stitched cloud border, forest border, trees border, stitched hillsides, slide on over, winter bunny stamp and die sets. mountains by mama elephant.
everything was colored with promarkers: lime green, lush green and cool aqua and brown saddle for the sledge.
snowflakes were punched out with an artemio small punch and the sentiment was made by me, it says best wishes

challenges entered
Lawnfawnatics: happy little holiday critters
passion for promarkers: anything goes
sss: interactive christmas
ilovepromarkers: anythg goes/ optional circles

mardi 26 novembre 2019

Gingerbread houses

today i'm sharing a little village i made with the Lawn Fawn build a house die set and its Christmas add on.
I made gingerbread houses, drawing the white decorations with a fine white Posca pen

Here is the back, it says Best wishes, it was glitter embossed.

Inside is a little surprise: i added the gingerbread man from the woodland critter huggers christmas add on !

I'm entering these houses in the following challenges:
Lawn fawnatics: fun with dies
Bastel traum challenges: winter

dimanche 18 août 2019

Bonne année shaker globe

Today I'm introducing a happy new year shaker globe !
tools: cheery christmas, ready set snow stamp and shaker die, the sky squirrels and snowglobe were colored with Promarkers: ivory, pale yellow, sunflower, cinnamon, saddle brown, honey, burnt sienna
sky: cool aqua, powder blue, arctic blue
Posca white
the sentiment was stamped with black versafine and heat embossed with holographic powder.
the globe is actually a card that opens up at the back to write a word.

challenges entered:
Lawn fawnatics: interactive cards
Passion for promarkers: dies and or punches
winter wonderland: christmas ornaments
sss wednesday: midsummer blues
sss monday: midsummer blues

dimanche 11 août 2019

Hello from the other side

I'm sharing a slider card today.
it's amazing how much love a little card can bring. no matter how long the distances, sending love brings us together. 
so here's my card:
 tools: Lawn fawn beam me up stamp set. Lawn fawn slider and hello dies. mama elephant scalloped rectangle die, Mama elephant envelope stamp. Spellbinders circles for the planets.
the planets were made with water painting splotches on some thick paper then cut out into planet shapes. the sky was distressed and the aliens colored up with Promarkers.

challenges entered:
Lawn fawnatics: interactive cards
All sorts challenge: sun moon stars or sthg for a baby
sss: add a die cut
colourific challenge: anythg goes
Dies R us: bright colors

jeudi 1 août 2019

words can never describe how much

I'm sharing a card using Mama Elephant stamps today. 
this bear stamps set is particularly cute.
the sky was inked up with distress inks on a sunray stencil. the stitched rectangle is by MFT.
the sentiment and image are Mama elephant's. the sentiment was heat embossed with glitter.
 the bears were colored with Promarkers.
the inside was made with Lawn fawn's pivot die set.  the bottom squares are Karen Burniston's.

Challenges entered:
Bastel traum: anything goes
-Try it on Tuesday: splatters and splotches
+Tuesday Throwdown: furry friends
-the creative crafters: anythg goes