Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Papertake Weekly Challenge

Well it has been a week since my hand surgery, still have a long way to go but learning to use left hand lol. glad no one can see me lol what use to take 10-15 minutes now takes over a hour but just cant stand not playing. so this week at papertake weekly challenge
it was to use embossing. this card doesnt have much to it but did take forever to do it. thank goodness i can use elbow lol i used the hanglar image i got from katharina

Monday, April 28, 2008

blog candy

over on pink angel's blog she is having some blog candy for her birthday!!!! you hsve to go check out her gorgeous blog.

Sunday, April 27, 2008

Funny !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

well i got my stamp club yesterday and boy that gave me withdrawls bad lol so my daughter was here today mowing for me so i got her to cut my stamps out. so here is some left handed funny coloring lol my granddaughter can do better than this lol
poor tilda has purple in her skin and brown in her socks but hey i gave it a try lol

Saturday, April 26, 2008

my last play time

Well these are the last cards I made while waiting on my brother to pick me up Tuesday.Just never got them uploaded. The top card is Magnolia and the bottom one is some of my new stamps from High Hopes. Well in a few weeks I hope to be back to stamping again. Each day the pain gets less and less so that is a good sign.

Friday, April 25, 2008

gorgeous cards

the last couple of days i have been getting some gorgeous cards. ladies this is so sweet sure has made my day getting these. thank you so much katharina and heather for your cards and images. thank you krista, sue,wanda,heather, cindy,nettie and jackie. i so love them

Wednesday, April 23, 2008


made last week when i saw what it was

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

im home

home numb from shoulder down in sling
had no cartilage left at all go back 2 weeks. this is me no makeup no hair fixed lol

Papertake Weekly Challenge

Well I couldn't sleep I guess just being so nervous so I have been up eating everything I could get my hands on lol So figured I would come in here and do my last card. I decided to do the Papertake Weekly Challenge Kartharina has her 2nd sketch there this week so thought I would give it a try and even use my first order of High Hope Stamps. Aren't these so darling. I used my copic markers to color the angel in and the wording is from SU.
Well don't know when I can make another post but hope to see you all around. I will be looking at all the blogs so just because you don't read a comment from me doesn't mean I am not there for I sure will be .
Take care and see you as soon as I can

Sunday, April 20, 2008

Thank you Card

My ex sister in law is taking me to have my surgery Tuesday so I made this card for her and got her a little gift. The stamp is from Penny Black my friend Debbie got it for me for my birthday. I used my copic markers to color it in and my Stampin up punches, ribbon and designer paper. I also used there mat pack to do the paper piercing. I used the prima little flowers.

Blog Candy

Tara has a awesome blog candy going on at her blog, with a gorgeous Magnolia stamps for her 20,000 hits so make sure you go check it out and check out her blog for some gorgeous work

Saturday, April 19, 2008

Cute Card Thursday 6

This week on Cute Card Thursday the theme is It's a man's world. So I decided to use Cool Edwin I colored him in with my copic markers and used paper from The Paper Studio and WorldWin Papers. The stamp of Edwin is Magnolia and the wording is from SU.
I used the sketch that Katharina had on her blog. Thanks Katharina I loved this sketch. Make sure you go check out the challenge. It is a wonderful blog.

Tilda and Friends ATC Challenge

This week's challenge at Tilda and Friends ATC the theme was WET OR WINDY so I used the image that Claudia sent me and had Tilda at the beach. I used stickers for the sun and tanning lotion.


Well I thought I would join in the challenge at Artfully Ila this week. I am trying to get all the stamping in this weekend I can, I am going to be so glad to finally have my surgery but am going to be having such stamping withdrawls lol But I used the high hopes background with Tilda for the sketch challenge. I used my copic markers and then watercolor crayons for the sky. The wording is stamps from SU

Tuesday, April 15, 2008

All that Glitters !!!!!!!!!

Well I thought I had better have another try over at the Papertake Weekly Challenge before my surgery. It is going to be a long 6 weeks before I can stamp again. But this week it was GLITTER and they said more is better so they asked for Glitter well do I have glitter for you lol The stamps are from Whipper Snapper and I colored in the turtle and frog with my copic markers but all the flowers leaves and even the flowers on the turtle and frog are all glitter well really Stickles from Ranger. Hope you like all my glitter and don't forget to go check out the Papertake Weekly Challenge.

Sunday, April 13, 2008

Relaxing !!

This is one of my free stamps I won from Whipper Snapper I just love this stamp. I used my copic markers and I also used icicle stickles for the bubbles. The PP is from Rusty Pickle.

More Penny Black

Here is one of my new stamps that Debbie got me for my birthday. She is from Penny Black, called Hot but Cool !!! I colored her with my copic markers and used the SU punches and word stamp. I tried to make her look HOT lol

Cooking it up!!!!

This week on Tilda and Friends ATC Challenge it was to follow a recipe. To use 1 Magnolia stamp, 1 bow, 2 flowers, 3 colors and 4 brads or gems. So I made this one using Tilda holding the bird. I used the atc die cut frame from Debbie's Die Cuts I just love these cute little atc's with the frame. I sponged alcohol inks on to the frame and sprayed some webbing spray on the frame. I used the copic markers to color in my image. and the flowers are from Prima and I used orange stickles also. Thanks so much ladies for a great challenge make sure you all check it out.

Wow Check out Katharina's Blog !!!!!!!!

Boy does she has the most awesome eye candy !!!! You have to go check out her blog. A Hanglar stamp !!!! OMG those are so rare. You can't get them anywhere around here. Katharina also is on the DT for High Hopes Rubber Stamps and her work is amazing so go check it out.

Thursday, April 10, 2008

Cute Card Thursday 5

This weeks theme at Cute Card Thursday is Wings. So I used one of my new Whipper Snapper stamps and made this card of the garden angel. Isn't she adorable??
I used the copic markers to color her and the paper and punches are from SU. I also added some prima flowers. Make sure you go check out the challenge this week.

Tuesday, April 8, 2008

MoJo Monday

I came across this sketch challenge from a friend (Claudia) so I thought I would give it a try. I just love making cute cards anymore and this sketch looked awesome. So make sure you check out Poetic Artistry Blog. Man what awesome sketches. I made this card with WorldWin Papers, Stampin Up papers. The cute little Lizzy Ladybug is from Whipper Snapper. I just couldn't wait to use my new stamp so what better way to use it than here. I colored her in with my Copic Markers. And the wording stamp is from SU. I embellished it with some buttons. Thanks so much for such a great sketch

Another Birthday Card !!!!!!!

Man am I loving this !!! Today I got a card from Leonie !!!! Isn't this gorgeous ???
I love how she used the patterned paper for the dress. Thank you so much Leonie and thank you so much for the fibers too I just love it.

Monday, April 7, 2008

World Win Papers & Annie

Over on WorldWin Papers Blog they have a sketch challenge going on. This paper is just out of this world. I love it very much, They have so many different kinds of papers and the texture on most of them is to die for. So many possiblities. So I made this card with the colormates Dark Lovely Lilac and then I also used the doublemates Lovely lilac double color. I used the nestibilites circle dies and The Tilda stamp is from Magnolia and the flowers and wording is from SU. I also used Stickles on the prima flowers and colored Tilda in with the copic markers. I made this card also for Annie's Blog. Toay is Annie's birthday and she is having some eye candy for making her a cute birthday card with flowers. So Annie I sure hope you will enjoy this card.

more cards today

Boy am I lucky I am still getting birthday cards !!!!!!! I feel really special .
Today I got a card from my friend Sue, She made me a vintage book with all kinds of collage images. It is so pretty. Then from the Tilda and Friends ATC group I got another gorgeous card from Suzanne. Oh and it is in my favorite color too PURPLE !!!
Thank you all so very much. I so am loving getting all these cards.

Sunday, April 6, 2008

Thank you Card

Well as you all know I won the 1st place for the Whipper Snapper Spring Contest, And to top it off I got my free stamps in a matter of days. Talk about fast service. So I just had to make them a thank you card with my little stamp i won with. Isn't she cute?? Her name is Stephanie.

Beate's Weekend Challenge #42

This is the card I made for Beate's weekend challenge I won 1st place at the Whipper Snapper contest so I just had to use one of my new stamps I won. All paper is SU and I used Copic Markers to color the image. The wording is a rub on. Thanks Beate for another great challenge