Tuesday, April 26

Old Guys Club

Playing with a new Art Impressions Stamp.  Needed a BD card for my Brother in law.   I colored with copics and the paper is from My Minds Eye.
~Stephanie

Art Impressions- show off your stamps 
Crafty Sentiments- Birthday 
Always playing with paper- masculine
7 kids college fund- Ag

Sunday, April 24

Friends Don't Let Friends Wine Alone

 Hello friends it's time for a new Stella Say Sketch brought to you by Catch The Bug.  I am using Friends Don't Let Friends Wine Alone, colored with copics and the paper is from My Minds Eye.   Play along with us for the chance at winning 4, 7 or 10 Digi images from Bug A Boo Stamps.  You do not need to use a Bug image but we would love it if you did.
~Stephanie

Let's color Saturday- Anything colored

Saturday, April 23

You Did IT!


Morning friends, it's time for a new sketch from Sketch Saturday.  Our sponsor this week is Drawn with Character and the prize is 3 digis of your choice.  I am using this cute owl colored with copics and the paper is from My Minds eye.  Play along with us for your chance and some digis from this great shop.
~Stephanie

Friday, April 22

Sweetness

Time for a Freebie Friday at Bug A Boo Stamps.  Love this tray full of cupcakes! I colored with copics and the paper is from the scrap bin.   Head on over the the Catch The Bug Blog and see what the other DT members did.
~Stephanie
4 Crafty Chicks-F is for food
Crafting with attitude- AG 

Saturday, April 16

Coffee.....

It's time for BINGO at Catch The Bug.  Pick 3 in a row and make a card.  I am using Stella peeker-magical substance.  I colored with copics and the paper is from Pebbles
Play along with us for your chance for at 4, 7 or 10 digi images.
~Stephanie 
Simon Says- polka dot

Thursday, April 14

Bring on the HAPPY!

Yep, you guessed it... ANOTHER new stamp.  This one is water colored and the paper is from Authentique.
~Stephanie
7 kids College Fund- AG
Penny Black Allsorts- Birthday
Cre8tive Hands Friends-AG 
Creative Knockouts- Humorous
 

Tuesday, April 12

Sweets for you!

Another new Penny Black Image.  This is just a simple CAS card.  I used watercolors and the paper is from Authentique.
~Stephanie

7 kids college fund- Ag
Penny Black Allsorts- Birthday
Simon Says- Birthday
Everybody Art Challenge-Birthday
Tuesday Throwdown- use diecuts
 
 

Special Day...

Morning friends, hope you are having a great week.  I am playing with a new stamp from Penny Black Stamps.  I used watercolor markers and the paper is from The Paper Studios.
~Stephanie
7 kids college fund- AG
Simon Says Stamps- Birthday
Penny Black Allsorts- Birthday
 

Monday, April 11

Sweet Birthday Wishes...

Another quick card for you this morning using another Penny Black Stamp.  I colored with Prismacolor pencils and the paper is from my scrap bin (Love when I can use scraps).  
~Stephanie
7 kids college fund-AG
Penny Black Allsorts- Birthday 
Simon Says- Birthday 
Auroras Wings- Make a wish 
Crafting from the heart- AG
Critters and Creatures- AG with a critter
 

Party Time

Made a quickie this morning, love this PB stamp.  I colored with watercolors and the paper is from DCWV.
~Stephanie

Simon Says- Birthday
Penny Black Allsorts- Birthday

Saturday, April 9

Simple Birthday Wishes


It's time for a new Sketch at Sketch Saturday.  This week our Sponsor is Simon Says Stamps and they are offering a $25 gift voucher.  My card is made with paper from My Minds Eye and the sentiment stamp is from Verve.
~Stephanie
Crafty Calendar- Ag 
Scrappers Delight-AG 
Chocolate, Coffee&Cards-Spring
Scrapper's Delight-AG
 

Recycle!

It's time for a new challenge at Catch-The-Bug and this week we want you to Recycle!  You can recycle something out of your trash- or you can do like I did and make a card about recycling.  This image is called Stella Birthday-29 again.  I colored with copics and the paper is from My Minds Eye.
~Stephanie
Simon Says- Birthday

Thursday, April 7

Old Age Isn't So Bad.....

Isn't that the truth!  Made this card just for fun this morning.  I colored with Copics and the Paper is by DCWV.  The Image is from Bug-A-Boo Stamps it is called Stella Birthday-Alternative.
Stephanie
Simon Says Stamps- Birthday
Aud Sentiments- Birthday 
Crafting with Attitude-AG
Crafty Girls Creations- AG
Wonderful Wednesday-AG
 
 

Tuesday, April 5

Enjoy the Ride

Using another new stamp this morning.  Love me some Art Impressions!  I colored with copics and the paper is from My Minds Eye.
~Stephanie

Art Impressions- Brads
Simon Says- AG
Mojo Monday-sketch
2 Creative Chicks-AG
Just keep on crafting-AG
One Crazy Stamper-No Digis

New Release at Bug A Boo Stamps

It's new release time at Bug-a-boo Stamps and just look at this sweet bear!  I colored with copics and the paper is from My Minds Eye.   This will not be in the store until Jodie returns next week but for a 4 hour window today it will be free - you just need to keep checking the Catch The Bug Blog.  Good Luck!
Stephanie
Simon Says Stamps- AG

Saturday, April 2

Girls having fun!

Playing with my newest Art Impression Stamps today- took me forever to get a good pic of this card and I am still not happy with it but going with it.  I colored with copics and the paper is from The Paper Studios.
~Stephanie

Art Impressions- Use brads
A Gem of a challenge- Anything but square 
My time to craft- girlie 
Simon Says- AG
 

Purrfect Day!

Happy APRIL everyone- can you believe it?   Today starts a new challenge at Catch The Bug.  It's Anything Goes week.  For my card I am using BUGHEARTCATS-heart cats, colored with copics and the paper is from My Minds Eye.  Play along for your chance at 4,7 or 10 digis.  You do not need to use a Bug-A-Boo Stamps but we would love it if you did.
~Stephanie
A Beautiful Mess-AG 
Alphabet Challenge- C is for Cats 
 

Sunday, March 27

Party Time!

Hello friends, Happy Easter, I hope you have a blessed day with family and friends.  It is time for a new sketch from stella says sketch at Catch The Bug.  I am using Party Pig Trio, I colored with copics and the paper is from DCWV.  Play along with us for your chance at 4,7 or 10 digi images from Bug-A-Boo Stamps.
~Stephanie

Saturday, March 26

50 and Fabulous


It's that time again, time for a new challenge at Sketch Saturday.  This week our sponsor is Digi Stamp Boutique! They are giving one lucky winner 9 digi images- WOW!   I am using weight lifter Alf, colored with copics and the paper is from BoBunny.  
~Stephanie 
Digi Stamp Boutique-AG

Tuesday, March 22

Make mine a STRONG one please!

Another entry into the Spring Coffee Lovers Blog Hop.  I am using this cute image from Bug-A-Boo Stamps called JJ Coffee to go, I colored with copics and my paper is from The Paper Studios.
~Stephanie

New Release Day at Bug-A-Boo!

Howdy friends,  it's time for a New Release at Bug-A-Boo Stamps.  It's a coloring page- we all know they are all the rage right now.  I decided to leave it uncolored and use it as a background.  This release will not be available until Jodie returns from vacation on April 8th BUT...... at some point today (for a 4 hour window) on the Catch-The-Bug Blog it will be available as a freebie.  Make sure you keep checking!
~Stephanie

Sunday, March 20

Coffee and Friends-the perfect blend!

I made this card today for the Spring Coffee Lovers Blog Hop.  This image is from Sweet 'N Sassy Stamps, I colored with copics, did a little paper piecing and the paper is from My Minds Eye.
~Stephanie
Come and Get it- stitching  
Pile it on-stitching 
 

Saturday, March 19

Wine a bit!

Playing again with my watercolors.  Another stamp from Art Impressions...  The paper is from The Paper Studios.
~Stephanie
Crafty Friends Challenge-AG 
Little Claire's- AG
4 Crafty Chicks- humorous
Art Impressions- Watercolor & White Pen 
7 kids College fund-ag




Bingo time at Catch The Bug

Morning friends,  It's BINGO time at Catch The Bug- yep pick 3 in a row and make a card/project.  I am using Edward Elephant-Present, I colored with copics and the paper is from DCWV.  My 3 are Bird, Bling (sparkles in the little dots on the presents) and sentiment.   Play along with us for your chance at 10,7 or 4 digi images from Bug-A-Boo Stamps.
~Stephanie
Aliciabel Challenge- Birthday or other celebration
Fussy and Fancy- Things with Wings (little chick)
 

Mid Month Inspiration at Penny Black...

It's time for the mid-month inspiration at Penny Black Saturday.  I have had a great time being guest designer this month.  The theme this month is Easter.  For my card I went CAS with more of a spring theme.  I used watercolors and the paper is from My Minds Eye. MAIN FOCUS OF YOUR PROJECT is one of the following: PENNY BLACK IMAGE, PENNY BLACK LARGE SENTIMENT, PENNY BLACK  DIE OR PENNY BLACK STICKEROO. 

New work only please and link back to the Penny Black Saturday Challenge in your blog post. You may enter our challenge as many times as you like, and there is no limit on how many challenges you may combine with ours.

All you need to do to enter is leave your name with a direct link to your entry (not just your blog, as this makes it easier for the DT to find your entry & comment) with Inlinkz so we can come and visit you. If you'd like to be considered for a Guest Designer spot on a future challenge, please add 'GDT' after your name on the link-up.

You can still play along if you don't have a blog, simply e-mail your entry to me (address in the sidebar) and I'll link it up for you so that you will be entered in the prize draw.

Entries not following these rules will not be eligible for the prize draw.



The challenge will close at 8pm (BST) on Friday 1st April.



The prize for this challenge is provided by our generous sponsor:


~Stephanie 
Jo's Scrap Shack- Happy Easter
Polkadoodles- Spring Colors 
Allsorts- Easter 

Wish Big


Happy Saturday, it is time for a new challenge from Sketch Saturday  This week we are sponsored by Bunny Zoe's Crafts they are giving one lucky winner a $10 gift voucher.  My image today is from Penny Black Stamps.  I colored with pencils and the paper is from simple stories.  I just now realized that my base is upside down. ACK! 
~Stephanie

Thursday, March 17

What's one more Birthday!

Playing with my watercolor's again.  Love, love, love this stamp by Art Impressions.  I added some White highlights not sure you can see them all that much.  Paper is from My Minds Eye.
~Stephanie
Art Impressions- watercolor and white pen 
Card Mania- polka dots and stripes
Crafts Galore Encore- make a card 
Creaine Challenge- sketch 
WordArt Wednesday- AG
4 Crafty Chicks-Humorous  
Crafting with attitude- AG
Seize the Birthday-AG
7 kids college fun-AG
 

Wednesday, March 16

No Stamping...


Did a little playing this afternoon using the MFT sketch.  Too busy?  No stamping at all on this one!  Paper from MY Minds Eye.
~Stephanie
My Favorite Things- sketch
2 Creative Chicks- AG 
Artistic Stamper Creation- Spring 
Crafts and Me- Spring


 

Tuesday, March 15

A true friend is a Blessing

Made this today for the challenges at Verve.  Love these colors together.  Paper is from my scrap box.  Flowers are from Verve and sentiment is Penny Black.
Stephanie
viva la verve- sketch
verve- March Diva challenge  
 Clear-it-out- patterned paper
Try it on Tuesday- Nature 
Unicorn Challenge- CAS 
The Crazy Challenge- Flowers

Happy Easter

A little bit of Spring for you today. Love this image from Digi Stamp Boutique.  I colored with copics and the paper is from Bo Bunny.
~Stephanie
Digi Stamp Boutique-AG
Clear it out- old patterned paper 
Creative Card Crew- chicks 
Deep Ocean- Easter 
Fairy Tale- Eggs
Fantastic Tuesday- Easter
Try Stamping on Tuesday- sketch 
Allsorts- spring is in the air