Sunday, June 9, 2024

Happy 80th Birthday

  Good Morning!  



This card will be entered into the Simon Says Monday Challenge, Masculine.



A dear friend, whom we've never met, is turning 80 this month!

WHAHOO!

His passion is fishing and tying flies.






I have this great fishing Designer Paper in my stash 
and thought it would be perfect for Rob's card!
Gina K Designs Ocean Minded and Time stamp sets.
Spellbinders Truckin' Through The Seasons and So Many Sentiments die sets.
Fishing Pole, Flies and Oars die sets.







Tuxedo Black ink.
Clear, Gold and Green Embossing Powders.
Gold and Silver Mirror Papers.
Cork Paper.
Vellum.
Sakura Glitter Pen.
Foam Sheets.





"Time Flies"





Textures and Dimension!



Thanks so much for flying by!

Enjoy~~


Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Double D, Pick Three

Good Morning! 


A brand new Challenge is up and running over at the Double D Challenge Blog



PICK THREE
Something OLD, Something NEW 
Something BORROWED and/or Something BLUE.
Example:  can be an old stamp, die, paper etc, or new of the same, or something borrowed from another crafter
and/or something blue, just have fun with it!




Here is your Inspiration Tile:


Pick Three.

My items are;
Old: Paper, Copic Markers, Clear and Silver Embossing Powders, 
Vellum, White Gelly Roll Pen, Foam Sheets and PFS Jewels.
New: Background Cover Plates and the Stamp and Die sets.
Blue: Papers and Copics.




Here is what I created!




Pinkfresh Studio Known and Loved stamp and die sets.
Tri-foil Cover Plates by Jillian Vance.
Tuxedo Black ink.
Clear and Silver Embossing Powder.
White Gelly Roll Pen.
Vellum.
PFS Jewels, 12 Pack.



Vellum Sentiment Strip.




Inside.




Love the layers the Tri-Foil Cover Plates created and
I also layered the die cut wreath twice 
and topped with the pretty colored image.




Thick lol


Please come on over to the Double D Blog and join in all of the FUN!




You'll be glad you did as there is always a pretty prize up for grabs!





Here's the prize for this Challenge:





Thanks so much for coming by!

Enjoy~~





 

Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Happy Father's Day To 3

 Good Morning!  



This card will be entered into the following Challenges: 

Simon Says Monday, Masculine.  
Simon Says Wednesday, Anything Goes! 


Tim's Father's Day card.
Father to Penny, Evie and his eldest, Hank--the dog!






Filmstrip and Globe dies from my stash.
Gina K Designs By The Sea 2 stamp set.
Stampin' Up!  That's The Ticket stamp and die.
Stamper's Anonymous Ultimate Grunge stamp set.
Tim Holtz Alphanumeric Lower and Number die set.
Tab die.




Distress Oxide inks in;
Faded Jeans, Peeled Paint, Salty Ocean and Vintage Photo.
Tuxedo Black ink.
Clear Embossing Powder.
Vellum.
Brad.
Foam Dots.




Tutti Designs Father And Daughter die, 
cut twice and one girl reversed--it almost works.
Die Versions Dad die.
Flourishes Fight Like A Girl stamp set, cropped.




A wee bit of dimension.




Thanks for coming by!

Enjoy~~



You're The Man!

 Good Morning!  



This card will be entered into the following Challenges: 

Simon Says Monday, Masculine.  
Simon Says Wednesday, Anything Goes! 

A retirement card for our friend, Andy.




I used the MFT Products;
Old Friends stamp set.
Stitched Tags.
Party Banner.
Black and White Stripes and Perfect Plaid Designer Papers.






Spellbinders Standard Circles die.
Swiss Dots Embossing Folder.
Tuxedo Black ink.
Copic Markers.
Clear Embossing Powder.
Metal Brad.






Inside.





Not too much dimension.



Monday, June 3, 2024

Cape Cod Beach Tag Album

 Good Morning!  



This Tag will be entered into the 



#4
I LOVE this Tag Album Series!




Hand cut Tag measuring 6 1/4 x 3 1/8.

Look at that Lobster Designer Paper lol, no butter necessary!

Simon Says Beach Huts stamp and die sets.
Jenn Shurkus {Creative Chick} Cape Cod stamp set, fussy cut.
Tuxedo Black ink.
Clear Embossing Powder.
Copic Markers.




Ribbons.
Prima Layered Flowers.
Floral Brad.
Sakura Glaze and Glitter Pens.
Christmas Red Stickles.




FOUR!






Thanks so much for popping in!

Enjoy~~



To A Wonderful Dad

Good Morning!  



This card will be entered into the following Challenges: 

Simon Says Monday, Masculine.  
Simon Says Wednesday, Anything Goes! 





I have several Nautical style dies lying around, but no manufacturer packaging, perhaps Cheery Lynn or Die Versions.  
Anyways, they make for a great masculine card!  

Gina K Designs By The Sea 2 and The Wetlands stamp sets.
PTI Men Of Life Collection Designer Paper.
Gold Foil Paper.
Tuxedo Black ink.
Copic Markers, for shading.
Clear Embossing Powder.
Candy Dots.
Foam Strips.




So Masculine!





Inside.




Thanks for sailing by!

Enjoy~~





 


Thursday, May 30, 2024

You're A Class Act

 Good Morning!  



These cards will be entered into the following Challenges: 

Simon Says Monday, Lots Of Texture. 
Simon Says Wednesday, Anything Goes!






I made a couple of Thank You cards for Penny's Teachers, 
she had a couple of great ones for Kindergarten!

Simple Stories School Life stamp set, images fussy cut.
MB Homespun Hearts die.
PTI Thanks die.
Notebook Page die.







Tuxedo Black ink.
Copic Markers.
Silver and Clear Embossing Powders.
American Crafts Travel Designer Papers.
Ribbon.
Red and Blue Pens to create the notebook lines.
Glossy Accents.
Glitter.
Sakura Glaze Pens.






Inside.








Two Fantastic Teachers, 2 easy cards!




Thanks so much for popping in!

Enjoy~~