Monday, January 16, 2017

Birthday Angler

Happy Monday. Can you believe it's the 3rd Monday of January already? Since it's the 3rd Monday of the month, it's time for the next challenge at Incy Wincy Designs.  This time the challenge is "Men in your Life" and is sponsored by
Limited Runs Digis
and
Miezo Stamps

I used the Angler image from Miezo. I made a Birthday card for my Dad. (his birthday is this month) And I used a sketch from Split Coast Stampers (#627)




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Stuff I Used:
Image-Angler digital image by Miezo
Colored with Prismacolor pencils
DP-echo park paper "Walking on Sunshine" 6x6 pack
Cardstock-Staples Salmon & Lt. yellow
Diecut-Darice Circles
Sentiment-Computer generated

I popped up the image panel and sentiment on homemade foam squares.  I added a smaller image and more DP on the inside.

Now you know you need at least 1 card for a man, so here's you chance to create something.  Let's see what you got.

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Monday, January 2, 2017

Cards to Celebrate

Happy New Year! It's 2017 and the 1st Monday of the month. Time for the next challenge at Incy Wincy Designs. The challenge is "Celebate" and is sponsored by
and
Sponsorship Badge

I made cards using images from both sponsors.
 Diddybag image
  
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side view

Sasayaki Glitter image

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side view

Stuff I Used:
Image (card 1)-Diddybag digital image
Colored with Copics
DP-Carta Bella Soak up the Sun
Card stock-Neenah Astrobrights Red Pepper
Ribbon-Offray Spool 'O' Ribbon bright blue

Image(card 2)-Sasayaki Glitter digital image
Colored with Copics
DP-American Crafts Best of Amy Tangerine
Card stock-Staples lt. green
Ribbon-Offray Spool 'O' Ribbon orange

I popped up the images on homemade foam squares and popped up the balloons/presents on more foam squares.  I added a smaller image on the inside.

Now it's your turn to create something for the challenge.

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Monday, December 19, 2016

Having a Pink Christmas

It's almost Christmas! Less than a week. But it is time for the next challenge at Incy Wincy Designs. The challenge is "Non-traditional Christmas Colors" and is sponsored by

I chose to use light and dark pink, grey and black. I made a tri-fold card.

1st panel open

2nd panel open

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Stuff I Used:
Image-Decorating the Tree digital image by the Paper Shelter
Colored with Copics
Skin-E00, E11
Shoes-C1, C3
Hair-C3, C5, C7
Decorations-N2, N4, RV23, RV25, RV29
Paper piecing on the dress / headband (2 pink, 1 grey papers) shaded with C1, C3 & accented with Sakura Gelly Roll Metallic pink gel pen
DP-DCWV the Christmas Stack
Cardstock-Neenah Astrobrights Charcoal, Recollections Christmas pack (pink)
Card base-Staples grey 
Rhinestones-Michaels $1 packs (black, pink, clear)

I added a smaller image on the inside.

Now it's your turn to create something for this last challenge of 2016 at Incy Wincy Designs.  Have a wonderful Christmas everyone and see you next year.
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Monday, December 5, 2016

Rockin my Christmas Sweater

December is here! Can you believe 2016 is almost over? Since it's the first Monday of the month, it's time for a new challenge at Incy Wincy Designs. The challenge is sponsored by
and

The challenge is "Tic Tac Toe". Here is the board.

I used an image from Sami Stamps and used the diagonal line of "Candy Cane/Use the word Christmas in your Sentiment/Christmas Ornaments". I created 2 side step cards.

side view

image

sentiment


side view

image

sentiment

inside of both cards

Stuff I Used:
Image-Rockin' my Christmas Sweater digi by Sami Stamps
Colored with PrismaMarkers
Skin-PM72, PM71
Hair-PM22, PM66, PM65
Dress-PM48, PM109
Boots-PM36, PM35
Leggings-PM109
Candy cane-PM4
DP-my minds eye Merry Little Christmas
Card stock-Recollections
Ribbon-Darice So Trendy 3/8" Satin dots white, Darice Basic Expressions 5/8" Satin Brick & Blue Tropic 
Foil-Heidi Swapp M inc Silver foil
Buttons-Dress It Up Christmas Eve (candy cane), Christmas Ornaments (ornament)

This was the first time I used the foil. I used a laser printer to print the sentiment on the card stock and then ran the card stock and foil through my laminater to create the foiled sentiments. I popped up the images and sentiments on home made foam squares. I added a smaller image on the inside.

Now it's your turn to create something for the challenge.

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Monday, November 21, 2016

Christmas Drink

It's  the 3rd Monday of the month.  Time for the 2nd Incy Wincy Designs challenge for the month of November. This time around the challenge is "Use a non-traditional image to create a Christmas creation" and it is sponsored by 
 

I chose the "Cinnamon Swirl" digital image for my project. I put a Christmas spin on it by using Christmas colors.


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side view

Stuff I Used:
Image-Cinnamon Swirl digital image
Colored with PrismaMarkers
PM35, PM6, PM4, PM109, PM111
DP-Martha Stewart Crafts 
Base card stock-Nenah Astrobrights Red Pepper
Ribbon-Darice Ohhh so trendy 5/8" red/white Christmas stripe
Corner rounder-Fiskars squeeze corner rounder 

I popped up the image circle panel and the foam topping on homemade red foam squares.  I added a smaller image on the inside.  I made my card to be a gift card holder.

Now it's your turn to create something for the challenge.Try making a Christmas themed card using something not usually Christmasy.

To all my friends in the U.S., Happy Thanksgiving this Thursday.

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Monday, November 7, 2016

Christmas Trio


It's November already! And it's Monday.  Time for the next challenge at Incy Wincy Designs.  This challenge is sponsored by 
and

And it's a sketch challenge.
 

I used the "Christmas Trio Blocks" images from Bugaboo.  Since there are 3 images I created 3 cards.  One for each image.

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Stuff I Used:
Images-Christmas Trio Blocks by Bugaboo Stamps

Snowman card
Colored with Copics
C1, C3, YR02, YR04, YR07,  R37, R39, W5, W7, W1, YG63, YG67, B24, B26
DP-DCWV Winter Wonder Stack
Card base-White card stock

Santa card
Colored with Copics
W1, W3, C1, C5, RV00, RV10, E00, E11, R35, R37, R39, G94
DP-DCWV Christmas Combo 180 Stack
Card base-Cream card stock

Reindeer card
Colored with Prismacolor pencils
DP-DCWV Christmas Combo 180 Stack
Card base-Kraft card stock

All 3 cards I popped up the image on home made foam squares and added a smaller image and more DP on the inside.
1 sketch-3 cards.

Now it's your turn to get creating.

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