Wednesday, February 10, 2016

"W"ednesday at Magnolia-Licious - Get Well Soon

It’s ‘W’ednesday time at Magnolia-licious™ and we have changed things up a little and now will be having a Monthly Mini Magnolia Challenge for you.
The theme will always be "Anything Goes" you simply have to create with a Mini Magnolia and enter! These stamps are so cute and a fabulous way to create with Magnolia as most of these little cuties are just $2 each, you can't even buy a coffee for that little nowadays!


Challenges:
Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper - Patterned Paper
Penny Black - Stamp and Dies
Quirky Crafts - Red, Black and White
Stamping Sensations - Stamping
Alphabet Challenge - Y is for You Choose
Morgans Art World - Add Flowers
The Stamping Boutique - Dies/Punches
Crafty Your Passion - Anything Goes
Our Crafty Corner - Anything Goes
The Paper Nest Dolls - Anything Goes
Simply Paper Crafts - Anything Goes
PDE Linky Party - Anything Goes
Catch the Bug - Anything Goes
Addicted to Stamps - Anything Goes
One Crazy Stamper - Anything Goes
Crafts Galore Encore - Anything Goes (3 entries only)





Card Recipe:
Images - Mini Nurse Tilda and Mini Doctor Edwin Bundle
Medium - Copic Markers
Sentiments - 3 Bugs in a Rug
Papers - Grey is The Garment District by The Paper Studio and Black Dots is Garden Vignettes by My Minds Eye
Circle Dies - Quickutz
Pearls - Michaels
Flowers - Wild Orchid Crafts







If you are our winner you'll receive this wonderful prize!


I really hope you'll come over and play with us and Good luck!

Katie

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Digital Delights - New Releases - Baseball Scottie

It's time for New Releases at Digital Delights and what a super selection Wendy has for you this month. There are Easter images and super cute sports images too!


Challenges:
Crafting with Friends - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafty Sentiments - Anything Goes (1 entry only)
Crafts Galore Encore - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
CCC Digi - Anything Goes
Digi Stamps 4 Joy - Anything Goes
Just Keep On Crafting - Anything Goes
Creative Moments - Anything Goes
Fresh Brewed Designs - Anything Goes
Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper - Patterned Paper




Card Recipe:
Image - Baseball Scottie
Sentiment - Keeping in Touch Sentiment Set
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - Giddy Up by Carta Bella
Circle Die - Quickutz
Buttons - Unknown
Letters - Making Memories
Chalk Ink - Prima







I colored an additional cap for Scottie and popped it up on a piece of foam for a little extra dimension
Be sure to drop by the Digital Delights Blog to see all the other wonderful samples from the talented design team.


Katie

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Magnolia-Licious Love and/or Hearts

It is time for Team B to share their creations for the Love and/or Hearts challenge over at Magnolia-Licious
I went with one of the newest images from the Touch of Love Collection and picked the adorable Miracle Love Tilda


Challenges:
Crafting by Designs - Add a Flower
Dragonfly Journeys - Pretty in Pink
Allsorts - Bring on The Bling
The Sisterhood of Crafts - Love Letters (add love and/or hearts)
Fantasy Stampers - Love is in The Air
Let's Color - Coloring and Hearts
My Sheri Crafts - Be My Valentine
My Time to Craft - Love is All Around
Sweet Stampin - Valentines
Magnolia Forever - Love
Classy Cards N Such - Love Makes the World Go Around
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - Anything Goes
Amusing Challenges - Anything Goes (no digi)
Addicted to Stamps - Anything Goes (with stamping)
613 Avenue Create - Anything Goes (stash item is paper)
Brown Sugar - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Auds Sentiments - Anything Goes (with a sentiment)(5 entries)
Crafty Gals Corner - Anything Goes (2 entries only)





Card Recipe:
Image - Miracle Love Tilda
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - Rondelle by Prima
Sentiment - Pebbles
Heart - Martha Stewart
Heart Doily - Recollections
Doily Die - Little B
Circle Die - Quickutz
Kite, Pearls and Flowers - Michaels
Glitter - Glamour Dust in Crystal
Lace - Recollections
Ribbon - Michaels






I loved this image, so sweet and I love how they brought back the angel wings that drew me to the Magnolia images in the very first place.



So now you have just less than a week to enter and you could be our winner if you enter and follow our theme.
So choose a Magnolia, Wee, or Wild Rose Studio image and have fun creating a project or card to join the Magnolia-Licious Challenge!

Katie

Monday, February 1, 2016

Scor-Pal More than One Score Challenge - Pink or Blue It's Up to You!

We are back with our first challenge of 2016 at More Than One Score at Scor-Pal and this time we are looking for your "Pink or Blue It's Up to You!" themed projects.
You make an "Anything But a Card", a card with a fancy fold, anything as long as it has more than a single score and that you let us know where you used your Scor-Pal in the project.
For my project I decided to go with an offset gatefold card using one of the new images from the Touch of Love Collection from Magnolia-Licious


Challenges:
Alphabet Challenge - X for X-tra Fold
Let's Color - Coloring and Hearts
My Time to Craft - Love is All Around
Crafting with Friends - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Brown Sugar - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Auds Sentiments - Anything Goes (with a sentiment)(5 entries)
Crafty Gals Corner - Anything Goes (2 entries only)





Card Recipe:
Scoring tool - Scor-Pal
Images - Sweetness Angel Tilda
Sentiment - Cloud Nine
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - Addison by K and Co
Flowers - Recollections
Doily Die - Little B
Circle Die - Quickutz
Border Punch - Martha Stewart
Lace - Recollections










This is a pretty simple card but I love how it just switches things up and little.
Now it's your turn to create and share with us at More Than One Score at Scor-Pal and Good Luck!

Katie

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Pile It On #100 - Black and White with a Pop of Color

It's time for a new challenge at Pile It On! and this time we want you to use Back and White and then add a Pop of Color!
This is such a great combination as it makes for a dramatic look that I really love.

Challenges:
Crafty Boots - Ribbon or Lace
The Crazy Challenge - Ribbons (4 entries only)
Crafting for all Seasons - Ribbon and Pearls (3 entries only)
Crafty Ribbons - Ribbon and Flowers
Graph It - Lace and Pearls
The Stamping Boutique - Die Cuts/Punches
Little Miss Muffet - Anything Goes (1 entry only)
Auds Sentiments - Anything Goes (with a sentiment)(5 entries)
Word Art Wednesday - Anything Goes (5 entries only)
Wonderful Wednesday - Anything Goes
Our Crafty Corner - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Love to Scrap - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Lemon Shortbread - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Inky Chicks - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafting From the Heart - Anything Goes (3 entries only)




Card Recipe:
Sentiment - Unknown
Paper - Garden Vignettes by My Minds Eye
Circle Die - Quickutz
Doily Die - Little B's
Flowers - Martha Stewart
Butterfly, Doily and Lace - Recollections
Ribbon - Michaels
Pearls - Eyelet Outlet






I added the pink and of course a flower needs a leaf so there is a little pop of green to :)
I really hope you will join in with us this time, you have two weeks to play and we can't wait to see what you come up with!

Katie

Saturday, January 23, 2016

A Gem of a Challenge #161 - In the Pink

It's time for another challenge at A Gem of A Challenge and to celebrate our name our challenge theme is "In the Pink!"
Janet has so many wonderful images in the store that you just have to drop by and grab one to play with as they are so much fun to play with!


Challenges:
Crafty Boots - Ribbon or Lace
The Crazy Challenge - Ribbons (4 entries only)
Crafting for all Seasons - Ribbon and Pearls (3 entries only)
Crafty Ribbons - Ribbon and Flowers
Hanna and Friends - Die Cuts
In the Pink - Bling and Pink
Auds Sentiments - Anything Goes (with a sentiment)(5 entries)
Word Art Wednesday - Anything Goes (5 entries only)
Wonderful Wednesday - Anything Goes
Our Crafty Corner - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Love to Scrap - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafting with an Attitude - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Lemon Shortbread - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Inky Chicks - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafting From the Heart - Anything Goes (3 entries only)



Card Recipe:
Image - Chloe in Knitted Hat
Sentment - Unknown
Paper - Snuggle Bug (dots) and Sparkly Sweet (flowers) both by K and Co
Doily - Recollections
Oval Dies - Sizzix
Circle Die - Quickutz
Flowers - Michaels
Ribbon - Unknown
Border Punch - Hearts by Martha Stewart
Pearls - The Paper Studio







Thursday, January 21, 2016

Digital Delights - Love a Lot Maizy

Happy Thursday everyone!
It has been a pretty grey week here in North Texas and so I'm brightening it up with a super sweet Valentines card from Digital Delights
I chose to use Love a Lot Maizy and she was just so much fun to create with and very easy to bring a sunny smile to your face!


Challenges:
Crafty Sentiments - Valentines (1 entry only)
Bunny Zoes - Hearts
Mod Squad - Love Is In The Air
Scrapy-Land - Love Is In The Air (and a die they sell)
Whimsy Inspires - With Love
The Crazy Challenge - Ribbons (4 entries only)
Digi Choosday - Stitching (real or faux)
Fantastic Tuesday - Make it Girly (and square)
Word Art Wednesday - Anything Goes (5 entries only)
Wonderful Wednesday - Anything Goes
Our Crafty Corner - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Love to Scrap - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafting From the Heart - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Lemon Shortbread - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Inky Chicks - Anything Goes (3 entries only)




Card Recipe:
Image - Love a Lot Maizy
Sentiment - Dig You Sentiment Set
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - Fine and Dandy by Echo Park
Oval Die - Sizzix
Border Punch - Hearts by Martha Stewart
Ribbon - Unknown
Butterflies - Michaels
Heart Doily - Hobby Lobby






Now you've seen her and I hope you liked her!
Valentine's Day is coming up really soon and Wendy has tons of adorable images just waiting to be colored so run over to Digital Delights and take a peek!

Katie

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Magnolia-Licious Anything Goes or Winter theme

It is time for the first challenge of the year at Magnolia-Licious and we have the theme of "Winter" or as a treat you can enter an "Anything Goes" card!
I went with the Winter theme and gave Tilda the "sparkle treatment" to combat the Winter shivers :)


Challenges:
The Stamping Boutique - Winter
Scrappy Hands - Winter
Card Mania - Winter Fun
The House That Stamps Built - Winter Wonderland
Art Impressions - Winter Wonderland
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - Patterned Paper
Crafty Time - Make It Sparkle
Crafting by Designs - Seeing Red
Double Click Skittles - Flowers (1 entry only)
CCEE Stampers - Hats
Sassy Studios - Shabby Chic
Morgan's Artworld - Anything Goes
Crafting with an Attitude - Anything Goes (3 entries only)




Card Recipe:
Image - It’s Cold Outside Tilda
Sentiment - Grungy Christmas Sentiments by Lily of the Valley
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - Merry and Bright by Pink Paislee
Circle and Heart Die - Quickutz
Lace and Flowers - Michaels
Glitter - Glamour Dust in Crystal






I hoped you liked this one, I really enjoyed making it, and I hope to see your creations over at our challenge at Magnolia-Licious

Katie

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Pile It On #99 - Something with the first letter of your name

It's the first challenge of the year at Pile It On and we are making a few changes.
We are combining our two teams into one and the challenges will now last for two weeks instead of you.
For this first challenge of 2016 we want you to create something using an item that starts with the first letter of your name!
Mine was "K" and so after much deliberation, and the help of my Facebook friends, I decided to use a Kite!

Challenges:
Moving Along With the Times - Spots and Dots
Crafters Cafe - Square Cards
Allsorts - Ribbon and Lace
Morgan's Artworld - Anything Goes
Creative Moments of Craft - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Deep Ocean - Anything Goes
Lemon Shortbread - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Through the Craftroom Door - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafty Gals Corner - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Brown Sugar - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Jo's Scrap Shack - Anything Goes (3 entries only)




Card Recipe:
Kites - Michaels
Sentiment - Unknown
Paper - The Sweetest Thing Tangerine by My Minds Eye
Circle Die - Quickutz
Oval Die - Sizzix
Lace - Recollections
Ribbon and Pearls - Hobby Lobby







Now it's over to you and we can't wait to see what you create and enter at Pile It On and Good Luck!

Katie

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Digital Delights - New Releases - Love Bandit Rocky

It's a New Year and this is my first card of 2016! It's also time for New Releases at Digital Delights and what a super selection to start the year off!

Challenges:
Crafty Boots - Something Old/Something New (Old paper and new image)
Crafty Gals Corner - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Through the Craftroom Door - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Lemon Shortbread - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Deep Ocean - Anything Goes
Creative Card Crew - Anything Goes
Crafty Sentiments - Anything Goes (1 entry only)
Creative Moments of Craft - Anything Goes (3 entries only)



Card Recipe:
Image - Love Bandit Rocky
Sentiment - Cupid Quotes Sentiments Set
Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - The Sweetest Thing Tangerine by My Minds Eye
Lace - Recollections
Flowers - Martha Stewart
Border Punch - Martha Stewart
Pearls - The Paper Studio
Die - Spellbinders






Be sure to drop by the Digital Delights Blog to see all the other wonderful samples from the talented design team.

Katie