Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Hello there and welcome to CCC#15!


Happy Tuesday my friends! It is time for a new Creative Colors Challenge and today we have some beautiful colors to work with. For today's card I have tried very hard, not to add any extra flowers....yeah, that was kind of hard for me, but I did not want to take away of the beauty of these gorgeous roses in my image. Take a look and see for yourself







Recipe:

Paper:  PTI White, DP DCWV The French Country Stack

Image: Bugaboo  Rose Bud Tag

Inks:  Palette Moulin Rouge, Copics

Accessories: Venise lace in white, tulle, pearl spray, white crinkled seam binding, crystal heart button, half pearl, flat back pearl trim, butterfly jewelry piece, Want2Scrap pearl flourish

Size: 5.5" x 5.5"


This weeks color palette  
White    *   Red   *   Pistachio green   *  Plus Add Buttons





To see what my fellow teammates have come up with please visit


Archana   *    Claudia   *   Jennifer   *   Rose   *  Tanvi

To find out who won the last challenge make sure you'll stop by the CCC Blog.

This is it for me for today, got some catching up to do, my girls are back in school and a little bit of my routine returns. :D

Thanks so much for stopping by and I hope that you will find some time to play along.

Hugs,


Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Welcome to the ODBD July Release Hop!

Hello there and welcome to the Our Daily Bread Designs July Release Hop!  This month it is all about the banners in the stamps and the brand new Custom dies. For my two cards I chose "Patriotic Pennants" and the die set "Pennants" have a look and see my super patriotic cards, just in time for the 4th of July. My first card is sort of an invitation to a 4th of July picnic





Recipe:

Paper: White, Fine Linen, Brilliant Blue, Cork paper, DP K&Company Patriotic stack

Stamps: ODBD Patriotic Pennants

Inks: Versafine Onyx Black, Adirondack Denim, Palette Moulin Rouge, Tim Holtz Distress Ink Tea Dye

Accessories: ODBD Custom Dies Pennants, Vintage Labels, Burlap string, red/white grosgrain ribbon, red acrylic stars, Wilton doily, picnic charms

Size: 4.25" x 5.5"









And here is my second card. This one is a huge thank you card for a service member and kept fairly masculine, have a look.

Thank You For Your Service



Recipe:

Paper: Corrugated Card base, Poppy Red, Fine Linen, Rustic Cream, DP Bo Bunny Anthem Collection, Cork paper

Stamps: ODBD Patriotic Pennants, Not Forgotten (July 2011 release)

Inks: Palette Moulin Rouge, Tim Holtz Distress Ink Tea Dye, Range Adirondack Denim, VersaFine Onyx Black

Accessories: ODBD Custom dies Pennants , Burlap ribbon, red/white grosgrain ribbon, acrylic star embellishment

Size: 5.25" x 5.25"









So, what do you think? Isn't that stamp set and those dies just fabulous?  I hope I was able to inspire you! For so more inspiration from my Sister Sticks head on over to see


Julie * Grace * Chris * Lori * Cathy * Sandee * Dawn * Angie * Lisa * Wanda * Audrey * Sabrina (that's me ;D)

If you should encounter any problems during this Hop, please go to the Our Daily Bread Designs Blog.

And what would a Hop be without any prizes?

Three winners will be randomly chosen from the comments left on the designers blogs to receive a $15 Gift Certificate to the ODBD Store, to be used toward the purchase of ODBD Stamps. You have until July 2, 2014 at 9:00 p.m. EDT to leave your comments! The Winners will be posted on the ODBD Blog on July 3rd, so be sure to check back to see if you won!

Thanks so very much for stopping by today! I pray that each and every one of you has a fabulous day!

Hugs and blessings,

Check out the Creative Colors Challenge # 14

Hello and welcome to the Creative Colors Challenge #14!  This time around we are going all patriotic and are using the classic color combo  "Red   -    White   -   Blue plus add a Banner".  For my card today I have chosen an image from Sami Stamps and a sentiment from Sentimental Susan. Yes, we have two fabulous sponsors today and this is what I have come up with

Thanks So Much




Recipe:

Paper: PTI White, Spring Rain, DP My Minds Eye Moments

Images: SamiStamps   Butterfly-Flower   and  Sentimental Susan Thanks A Lot

Inks:   Copics, Wink of Stella pen clear

Accessories: Spellbinders Labels 28, Memory Box Elegant Scrollwork, white satin ribbon, white lace, rhinestone and pearl jewelry piece, tulle and pearl pick, WOC rose and sweetheart blossoms ( FB Group Secret Garden) 

Size: 5.5" x 5.5"

Here is the new color palette and inspiration picture


     Navy Blue   *   Red   *   White   * Plus add a banner









Well, this is my card for this challenge, I hope I was able to inspire you. To see what the rest of the Design Team has come up with, make sure you'll check out

Archana       *   Claudia   *   Rose    *   Tanvi   *   Tereese

have come up with!    To see the winner of the last challenge please visit the Creative Colors Blog!

Thanks so much for visiting today!

Have a super creative day!

Hugs,




Wednesday, June 25, 2014

The blessing of the Lord....


Hello and welcome to my Blog on this super hot Wednesday!  Today I am coming to you with a card that I have made using a wonderful stamp set by Our Daily Bread Designs in combination with some of the amazing Custom dies that are also available. Have a look

The blessing of the Lord....




Recipe:

Paper: Vintage Cream, Rustic Cream, Ripe Avocado, DP Prima Stationer's Desk

Stamps: ODBD Rose

Inks: Memento Rich Cocoa, VersaFine Onyx Black, Tim Holtz Distress Ink Tea Dye, Copics

Accessories: ODBD Custom Vintage Labels, Vintage Flourish Pattern, Fancy Foliage, handmade crochet doily, homemade shimmer spray, paper roses

Size: 5.25" x 5.25"











I hope that you like today's card and that you will take some inspiration from my post!

Thanks so very much for stopping by to visit and have a blessed and creative day!

Hugs,


Friday, June 20, 2014

Taking a look back at the ODBD June Release!


Hello and welcome on this very hot and sunny day! Today I invite you take a look back with me at the Our Daily Bread Designs June release. If you have not seen any of these fabulous stamps yet from this release, I encourage you to sit back and enjoy some of the projects that I and the rest of the team has come up with. For my project I chose to make a canvas and the wonderful and versatile stamp set "Cherry Blossom" in combination with the brand new Custom dies "Aster and Leaves" and some dies from previous releases have a look




Recipe:

Paper: Canvas, White, Pretty in Pink, textured pink

Stamps: ODBD Cherry Blossom

Inks: VersaFine Onyx Black, Memento Angel Pink

Accessories: ODBD Custom dies Aster and Leaves, Vintage Label, Vintage Flourish Pattern, Beautiful Borders, Fancy Foliage, pearl flower centers, lace with pearl trim, Chinese braid trim, pink shimmer spray, homemade shimmer spray in silver









What do you think, isn't this a sweet little gift idea for someone special? Well, this is my project for this post. Please make sure that you will also check out what the other Bread sticks have come up with.


Grace * Sandee * Stacy * Dawn * Lori * Cathy * Julie * Sabrina(that's me ;)) * Wanda * Chris

Thanks so very much for stopping by to visit today!

I pray that each and every one of you will have a blessed and relaxing weekend!

Hugs,


Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Welcome to Creative Colors Challenge #13!

Hello and happy Tuesday crafty friends! Today I am coming to you with my version of the new Creative Colors Challenge for this week. If you have not checked out this fun color challenge make sure you'll head on over to the Creative Colors Challenge Blog for all the details. This weeks colors are soft ones, so I was not too challenged, LOL! You all know how much I love my shabby colors. Here is my card

Hello My Friend








Recipe:

Paper: PTI Vintage Cream, Aqua Mist, Recollections Vanilla, DP BoBunny Gabrielle Collection

Stamps/Images: LacySunshine  Jillian Jammin, ODBD Sentiment Collection 2

Inks: VersaFine Onyx Black, S.e.i. Lagoon, texture paint, Gesso, Copics

Accessories: Spellbinders Floral Ovals, Labels 4, Cheery Lynn Designs Fancyful Flourish, Exotic Butterflies mini, ODBD Custom Vintage Labels, Vintage Flourish Pattern, WOC flowers from the Secret Garden FB Group, tulle pearl pick, mint colored lace from Webster's Pages, rhinestone chain, Vanilla colored lace by Suhafuha, ruffled trim in white (Hobby Lobby), mini flat back pearl trim 

Size: 5.5" x 5.5"

And here is the inspiration picture


The colors are Vanilla   *   Mint   *   White   * and the use of butterflies


Our sponsor this week is LacySunshine



To see what my teammates have come up with make sure you'll check out

Archana   *   Claudia   *   Linda  *   Rose   *   Tanvi   *   Tereese

To see all of the details for this fun challenge and who the winners from the last challenge are make sure you'll check out the Creative Colors Challenge Blog!

Well, this is it for me for today!

Thanks so much for stopping by, it means a lot to me!

Hugs,



Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Thanks For Your Kindness


Hello and happy Hump day stamping friends!  Yes, it is me again, LOL, I saw this weeks Shining The Light Challenge over on the ODBD Blog and just had to play along!  This week the challenge is to use Pink/Ivory or White/Tan, well, I like them so much, that I used them all! :D

If you have not seen the ODBD paper collection Blushing Rose, I urge you to do so, this paper is so gorgeous and shabby beautiful, it was perfect for this challenge and this is what I came up with

Thanks for Your Kindness


Recipe:

Paper: Vintage Cream, Sweet Blush, Kraft, ODBD Blushing Rose Collection

Stamps: ODBD Cherry Blossom

Inks: Memento Rich Cocoa, Tim Holtz Distressing Ink Tea Dye

Accessories: ODBS Custom Vintage Labels, Vintage Flourish Pattern, Fancy Foliage, Recollection half pearls, roses and rose buds

Size: 5.25" x 5.25"









So, what do you think, isn't this a fabulous color combination?

Well, this is it for me for right now, I will be back soon with some more creations that I have come up with during my short me time/ crafty time! :D

Thanks so much for stopping by to visit!

Have a blessed and super creative day!

Hugs,