Wednesday, March 22

Humor Me Wednesday

Today is Humor Me Wednesday at Catch The Bug which means we make a card for a funny holiday... My card is in honor of Nurses everywhere, they work harder than anyone else on the earth.  March 19th was National Certified Nurses Day.  I am using Stella Nursing- ICU colored with copics and the paper is from My Minds Eye.
~Stephanie

Sunday, March 19

Stella Says Sketch


It's time for a new Stella Says Sketch Challenge brought to you by Catch the Bug.  I am using MIbirthday girls, colored with copics and the paper is from Echo Park.  Play along with us for a chance to win 4, 7 or 10 digi images.
~Stephanie
Word Art Wednesday-AG

Saturday, March 18

B.I.N.G.O

It's B.I.N.G.O time at Catch The Bug.  Pick 3 in a row and make a card.  I am using (bug image, flower, and stripes).  My image is one of the cute pups from the BDPUPSET, I colored with copics and the papers are from MY Minds Eye.  Play along with us for your chance at 4,7 or 10 images from Bug-A-Boo stamps.
~Stephanie
Crafty Friends Challenge- for a child
Creative Corner- for the dogs

Friday, March 17

MOM

Peaceful Peonies is a new stamp set by Nina Brackett available at Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps. Peonies remind me of my mom so I made a mom card even though she isn't here for me to give it to her.  I stamped with Versamark and embossed with Gold.  The papers are from The Paper Studios.  The word mom is made with Skinny Caps by Korin Sutherland also a new set from Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps.  I used watersolor markers and a water brush to color.
~Stephanie
Cardz 4 Gals- pretty in pink
Craft Rocket Challenge- feminine 
Cute Card Thursday- Celebrations
Sisterhood of Crafters- Celebrating Women
Word Art Wednesday-Ag




Saturday, March 11

Birds, Bees and Butterflies

Hi friends, it's time for a new challenge at Catch The Bug , this week our theme is Birds, Bees &Butterflies... Pick one, two, or all three and make a card.  I am using Stella Wish I was a Bird, I colored with copics and the paper is from My Minds Eye.  Play along with us for your chance at 4, 7 or 10 digi Images!
~Stephanie

Friday, March 10

Birthday Friends

Here is another card today, I was actually going to throw this out the other day because of a little smudge on it and it sat on my desk for 2 days and I looked at it and decided it wasn't so bad.  I just love this new Penny Black clear stamp set.  I watercolored and the paper is from The Paper Studios.
~Stephanie
Penny Black Allsorts- AG
Penny Black Saturday- Bright and Cheery
Deep Ocean Challenge- dots or stripes


Sing Praise

Happy Friday friends, I have a card made with one of the new releases at Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps this month called Sing Loud by Rebecca Rios.  This is actually a journaling stamp set but you can still make great cards with it.  I used watercolor Crayons to make the background and the music background and the notes are from the set called Music To My Ears.  Make sure you check out the discontinued on Sale sets that are 50% off HERE!
~Stephanie
Moving along with the times- rainbow
Word Art Wednesday-AG



Thursday, March 9

CAS-flower

Oi, this is not the best picture but I am going with it.  I love this Penny Black Stamp and sentiment.  I love All Penny Black Stamps!!!  It's a problem! :)  I did watercoloring on this card, Watercolor markers and spritzing.
~Stephanie
Penny Black Allsorts-AG
Penny Black Saturday-Bright and Cheery
Simon says-Special Lady/girl
As you like it- favorite stamp brand(PB)
Craft Rocket Challenges- No Design Paper

Ligh the Candles

Playing with my Art Impression Stamps today, I did some watercoloring and the paper is from American Crafts.
~Stephanie
Art Impressions- Watercolors

Tuesday, March 7

Happy Birthday Friends

It has been a busy day but I managed to squeak out one card this afternoon.  I love my new stamps from Penny Black.  I stamped, heat embossed and colored with Prismacolor pencils.
~Stephanie
Penny Black Allsorts- AG
Penny Black and More- Cheerful Colors

Saturday, March 4

Old Fart

Hello, it is time for your favorite time of the month, it is Anything Goes Week at Catch The  Bug.  I am using Make It Snappy-Gus Birthday OLD.  I colored with copics and the paper is from My Minds Eye.  Play along with us for you chance at 4, 7 or 10 images from Bug-A-Boo Stamps.
~Stephanie
Kraftin Kimmie Stamps-for the boys

Thursday, March 2

Thanks a bunch!


Playing with some more new Penny Black Stamps.  Still using my watercolors.  Clean and simple look!
~Stephanie
Penny Black Saturday- New

Early Morning Water Coloring!

I woke up early, early this morning feeling anxious (about what I have no clue) so I got my trusty watercolors out and did me some painting.  I don't know what it is about watercoloring but it calms me.   I love these stamps by Penny Black Stamps.
~Stephanie 
Penny Black Stamps- New
Word Art Wednesday-AG
Cute Card Thursday-AG
Art Impressions- Watercolor

29 AGAIN?

Hello everyone, today is Oldie But Goodie Day at Catch The Bug and that means we focus on an older Bug-A-Boo Image that you may have forgotten about.  I love this Stella image it is Stella Birthday 29 Again.  I colored with copics and the paper is from my scrap bin.
~Stephanie

Wednesday, March 1

Birthday Wishes

Playing with a new stamp from Penny Black Stamps this morning.  I used watercolors and the paper is from Kaisercraft.
~Stephanie
Watercolor Wednesday- sketch
Penny Black Saturday- New

Hap'BEE' Birthday!

Playing with a new stamp set that came in the mail yesterday from PBStamps.  I did some watercoloring and added stickles to the Bees wings.  This is using the sketch from SCS.
~Stephanie
Penny Black Saturday- New

Tuesday, February 28

Pricless memories

Just a little fun play time today with this stamp from Art Impressions!  Colored with copics and the papers are from My Minds Eye.
~Stephanie
Art Impressions- playful people

New Release at Bug-A-Boo Stamps

Morning friends, today is new release day at Bug-A-Boo Stamps, just look at this sweet little scene for all you cat lovers out there!  I colored with Copics and the paper is from Echo Park.  For more inspiration from the DT head on over to the Catch The Bug Blog to see what they did with this image.
~Stephanie
Sketch Saturday-sketch
Simon Says Stamps-AG
Tuesday Throwdown- things with wings
Show us your Pussies (cats only)

Thursday, February 23

Happy Birthday

Playing with my watercolors this morning...  I used watercolor crayons with a water brush. This stamp is new from Penny Black.   Not really happy with the photo.
~Stephanie
Penny Black Saturday-new
Penny Black Allsorts-Favorite stamps (flowers)
Cute Card Thursday-floral

Wednesday, February 22

Faith....

A little watercolor therapy this morning. These new stamps came in the mail yesterday,  I used my watercolor markers and crayons.  CAS! I think flowers are one of my favorite things to play with and color. 
~Stephanie
Penny Black Allsorts- favorite Stamps (flowers)
Penny Black Saturday- New
City Crafter's Challenge- stitching
Simon Says- AG
Word Art Wednesday-AG

Sunday, February 19

Stella Says Sketch


Hello friends, it's time for a new sketch from Stella Says Sketch brought to you by Catch The Bug.  For my card today I am using MISbirthday girls, colored with copics and the paper is from Echo Park.  Play along with us for your chance for 4,7 or 10 digi images from Bug-A-Boo Stamps.
~Stpehanie

Saturday, February 18

BINGO!


It's time for BINGO at Catch The Bug.  Pick 3 in a row and make a card.  My 3 go right down the middle!  I am using Valentine Bird02, colored with copics and I added some stickles to the heart balloon, and the paper is from The Paper Studios.  Play along with us for your 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
Patties Creations-use lots of red
Artistic Stamper-love hearts
Bug A boo Crafty Challenge-ag

Friday, February 17

Pray....

Happy Friday morning friends, I have a quick and easy card for you today using Pretty Potted Florals and Words of Life-Action both new stamp sets from Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps.  I stamped just the top of one of the pretty flowers over and over to create the background and added the word pray.  



Stephanie
Cute Card Thursday- No Patterned Paper

Thursday, February 16

Smooches and hugs

A little crafty time today.  I just bought this stamp from Unity Stamp Co. and I am in love.  I colored with copics and the paper is from K & Co. 
~Stephanie
Aud Sentiments- Valentines or Love
Through the Purple Haze- Valentine or Love


Tuesday, February 14

Pretty Potted Flowers

A New Set to show you today from Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps, this one is called Pretty Potted Florals, by Nina Brackett,  I love this set!  I stamped in Versamark and used white embossing powder.  The paper is from Memory Keepers.  Just a reminder that there are a bunch of Stamps and Dies on sale for 50% off, you can find them in the store HERE!
~Stephanie
Artistic Inspirations-AG
Crafty Cardmakers-Add Texture

Saturday, February 11

Sunshine and Smiles

Morning friends,  we have a new challenge for you today at Catch The Bug!  Our theme is Sunshine and Smiles and we all need that about right now!  For my card I am using UniBeYou, I colored with copics and the paper is from Echo Park.  I am sorry my image is a bit blurry and I can not retake it as I have already sold the card. :(   Play along with us for your chance at 4, 7 or 10 digis from Bug-A-Boo stamps.  
Stephanie
Word Art Wednesday-Ag