Tuesday, June 20, 2017

ICAD #20


Stamp the male image and the words (Unity Stamps) with Archival Ink Tree Branch.  With a drinking straw cut into a star burst, stamp with turquoise acrylic paint and let dry.  Stamp the circles with a pencil eraser with yellow acrylic paint.  Let dry.  Embellish with washi tape.

This ICAD was entered into the Come and Get It Challenge Happy Father's Day.

This ICAD was entered into the Creates and Makes Challenge #12 Use Yellow.

This ICAD was entered into the Crafty Girlz June Challenge - Make it Masculine.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Glitter and Sparkle #244 Father's Day/Masculine.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at International Art and Soul #10 - For Men.

This ICAD was entered into the Pearly Sparkles Challenge #17 - Masculine.

This ICAD was also entered into the Unicorn Challenge #22 For the Guys.

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #171


On a mixed media paper tag, color 5 colors of watercolor crayons and blend with water.  Let dry.  Stamp the floral image (Unity Stamp Company) several times with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Accent with Stickles in Orange Peel.  Let dry.  Adhere two type of black and white washi tape to tag.

This tag was created for the challenge at Crafting From the Heart #164 - Anything Goes.

This tag was created for Create and Inspire Challenge #63 - Tag You're It.

This tag was created for Creative Fingers Challenge #132 - Anything Goes.

This tag was created for the Challenge at Di's Digi Designs - Summer Days.  Setting sun is still part of the day.  LOL.

This tag was created for the challenge at Dragonfly Dreams - Add Sparkle.

This tag was created for the challenge at Go Tag Thursday #53 - Anything Goes.

This tag was created for Inspiration Destination

This tag was created for the challenge at Jo's Scrap Shack Funday #193 - Anything Goes.

This tag was created for the Take a Word Challenge - Beauty.

This tag was created for the Your Next Stamp Color Challenge #66. The picture of the color challenge is below.




Monday, June 19, 2017

ICAD #19


Paint an index card with yellow acrylic paint and let dry.  Stamp the trike image and sentiment (Unity Stamp Company) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Tear orange decorative paper and adhere to the index card.  Tear a piece of green decorative paper and stitch along the edge of decorative paper.  Adhere to the index card.

This ICAD was created for the June challenge at Corrosive #6 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Crafting with Attitude #28 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Creates and Makes #12 - Use Yellow.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Di's Digi Designs - Summer Days.

This ICAD was created for at DL.Arts June Challenge - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Lil' Patch of Crafty Friends #60 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Morgan's ArtWorld #12 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at Pammie's Inky Pinkies #1725 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was created for the challenge at QKR Stampede #248 - Quilting/Stitching.

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #170


On a watercolor paper tag color with turquoise ink using the ink smooshing technique.  Let dry.  Stamp the image (Dina Wakley Stamps) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Tear yellow marble paper and adhere to the tag.  Tear celebrate tag die cut and adhere to tag.  Adhere two type of yellow washi tape to tag.

This tag was entered into Artistic Inspiration Challenge #181 Die Cuts or Stencils.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Crafting with Friends #45 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Creatalicious #117 Die Cuts/Punches.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Create and Inspire #63 - Tag You're It.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Creates and Makes #12 - Use Yellow.

This tag was entered into the Deep Ocean Challenge #175 - Die Cuts, Chipboard and Punches.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Dies R Us #75 - Celebrations.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Go Tag Thursday #53 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Tuesday Throwdown Challenge #318 - Party Time.


Sunday, June 18, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #169



Blend Distress Oxide in Wilted Violet using the Distress Blending Technique.  Splatter with water and dry.  Stamp the two background stamps (Tim Holtz) with the same ink.  Stamp the female figure (Dina Wakley) and the word (Unknown) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere rhinestones, washi tape and three dimensional butterfly sticker.  All three were a shade of purple to coordinate with the background.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Daisy Chain #9 - Monochromatic.

This tag was entered into the Digistamps 4 Joy Challenge #137 - Anything Goes Additional a Butterfly.

This tag was entered into one of the challenges at Power Poppy - Go Ahead Bug Me.

This tag was also entered into the Dragonfly Dreams Challenge for the Month of June - Add Sparkle.  The addition of rhinestones are the sparkle.

ICAD #18


Stamp all the images (Tim Holtz) on to an index card with Archival Ink in Jet Black using the Collage Stamping Technique.  Color the images with watercolor crayons, activate with water and let dry.  Color the background lightly with Stabilo Marks All Pencil and activate with water.  Let dry.  Accent with decorative tape.

This ICAD was entered into the 3 Muses Challenge - A Touch of Red.

This ICAD was entered into the Country View June Challenge - Hearts.

This ICAD was entered into the Challenge at Creative Fingers #132 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the Crafty Creations Challenge #343 - Anything Goes.


Saturday, June 17, 2017

Lost Coast Postcard


Cut mixed media paper to 3.5 inches by 5 inches.  Blend Broken China Distress Oxides on the paper and let dry.  Stencil stars (Dylusions) on the postcard with Fossilized Amber Distress Oxides and let dry.  Stamp the image (Lost Coast Designs) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Cut out vintage text tiles and adhere them to boarder of the postcard.  Emphasis with a Stabilo Marks All Pencil and blend with water.  Let dry.  Stamp starburst (Judikins) with Faded Jeans Distress Oxides.

This postcard was created for the Lost Coast Design Portal to Creativity June Challenge  #37 - Postcard.

This postcard was entered into the challenge at Shopping Our Stash #307 - Happy Mail.

This postcard was entered into the challenge at Artistic Inspirations #181 - Dies or Stencils.

This postcard was also entered into the Addicted to Stamps Challenge #246 - Anything Goes.

ICAD #17


Adhere decorative paper to an index card.  Edge the index card with Faded Jeans Distress Oxides.  Stamp word (Stampendous) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Stamp on a tag with text stamp (Hampton Arts) with two colors of Distress Oxides and blend with a stencil brush.  Tear tag and adhere to index card.  Stamp the focal image on vintage text page with two colors of Distress Oxides and Archival Ink Jet Black.  Spray image after each application of Distress Oxides and dry. This is the Distress Bleeding Technique.  Tear around the image and adhere to the index card.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Girls Creations #37 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Perfect Time to Craft Challenge #6 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the challenge at Creative Ladybirds Creations #27 - Anything Goes.

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #168


Stamp the face (Jane Davenport) on a watercolor tag in Archival Ink Jet Black.  Scribble watercolor crayons randomly over the tag and activate with water.  Let dry.  Stamp star burst image (Judikins) with silver watercolor crayons.  Repeat multiple times.   Stamp the birds and word (Unknown) with Archival Ink Jet Black.

This tag was entered into the Go Tag Thursday Challenge #53 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Challenge at Creative Ladybirds Creations #27 - Anything Goes.

This tag was also entered into the Perfect Time to Craft #6 - Anything Goes.  

Friday, June 16, 2017

ICAD #16


On an index card, adhere decorative packing tag.  On a page from a vintage dictionary stencil the floral image (Martha Stewart Crafts) with acrylic paint and let dry.  Outline image with Stabilo Marks All Pencil and activate with water.  Let dry.  Tear around image and adhere to the index card.  Stamp word (Stampendous) with Archival Ink Jet Black.

This ICAD was entered into the Challenge at Crafting From the Heart Challenge #163 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Crafty Girls Challenge #37 Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the Crafting with Friends Challenge #45 Anything Goes.  

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #167


On a bristol tag, blend Spiced Marmalade Distress Oxide and stamp the blending tool on the tag to create a bokeh effect.  Stencil Worn Lipstick Distress Oxide through sequin waste and stamp the beverage ring (Viva Las Vegas) with the same ink.  Stamp the gas bird image and the barbed wire image (both from Viva Las Vegas) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Collage sequin waste, bingo card, washi tape and decorative paper and adhere to the tag.

This tag was entered into the Viva Las Vegas Stamps June Challenge Flock 'O' Birds with this picture as inspiration


This tag was entered into the challenge at Go Tag Thursday - Challenge #53 Anything goes.

This tag was entered into the Artistic Inspiration Challenge #181 - Use Dies or Stencils.

This tag was also entered into The Tag Tuesday Challenge - Texture.  I thought the use of the sequin waste and the collage of paper was great use of texture.  

Thursday, June 15, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #166


Adhere decorative paper to a chipboard tag.  Stamp the quote "Ever looked at your ex and wondered 'Was I drunk the entire realtionship?' on the tag with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Stamp female (Tweedy Jill) image with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere the sequin waste on the tag and the rhinestone brads.

This was developed for the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers Challenge D is For Drunk #86.

This tag was entered into the Go Tag Thursday Challenge #53 Anything Goes.

This tag was also entered into the Fashionable Stamping Challenge #124 Make it Feminine.

ICAD #15


Stamp the ship image (Graphic 45) on an index card and mask.  Stamp the shell image (Tin Can Studio) and rub a tissue over the images to blur them.  Stamp the pier and compass images.  All images were stamped with Faded Jeans Distress Oxide.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Daisy Chain #9 Monochromatic.

This ICAD was entered into the Craft Rocket Challenge - #38 For the Men/Boys.

This ICAD was entered into the Pearly Sparkles Challenge #17 Masculine.

This ICAD was entered into Pattie's Creations Design Challenge #135 For the Boys.

This ICAD was entered into the Unicorn Challenge #22 For the Guys.

This ICAD was entered into the Crafty Girlz Challenge for June - Make it Masculine.

This ICAD was also entered into Double D's Challenge theme Blue and White.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #165


On a bristol tag, blend three colors of Oxide Ink using the Distress Blending Technique.  Spray with pearlized water and heat set.  Stamp the herringbone pattern (Lawn Fawn) on the blue section with Broken China Oxide Ink.  Stamp the  floral image (Lawn Fawn) and the star burst (Judikins) in Fired Brick Oxide Ink.  Stamp the boat image (Viva Las Vegas Stamps) and the saying with Archival Ink Jet Black.

This tag was entered into the Ike's World Challenge #90 with this picture as inspiration


This tag was entered in the challenge at Crafting from the Heart #163 Anything Goes.

This tag was also entered into the Go Tag Thursday #53 Anything Goes

ICAD #14


Stamp the images (Tim Holtz) on an index card with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Color the dogs with watercolor crayons and activate with water.  Paint around the images with blue watercolor paint.  Let dry.  Stamp the star burst (Judikins) with blue watercolor crayons using the Watercolor Stamping Technique.

I learned this technique by watching Simon Hurley on Youtube - https://youtu.be/tSESQRgaz6U

This ICAD was entered into the That's Crafty Challenge Dog Eared Challenge.

This ICAD was ented into Crafting From the Heart Challenge #163.

This ICAD was also entered into the Crafting with Friends Challenge #45.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #164


On a white cardstock tag, adhere black and white washi tape and cover the tag.  Tear gold and silver decorative paper to the correct size and adhere to the tag.  On mixed media paper stamp the image (Prima) with Archival Ink Jet Black and color with Inktense pencils.  Activate the inktense with water and let dry.  Tear around the image and highlight the image with Picked Raspberries Distress Ink.  Adhere to the tag.

This tag was entered into the Crafting with Friends Challenge #45.

This tag was entered into the Fashionable Stamping Challenge #124 Make it Feminine.

This tag was also entered in to the Challenge at Create and Inspire #63 Tag You're It. 

ICAD #13


On an index card stamp with water and then sprinkle with two colors of Ken Oliver Color Bursts.  Dry with a heat gun.  Stamp with embossing ink the flower outline and emboss with white embossing powder.  Apply Tim Holtz Chat Stickers.

This ICAD was entered in the Just Us Girls Challenge #397 Powder Dyes.

This ICAD was also entered into the Mixed Media World Challenge for June.

Monday, June 12, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #163


On a watercolor tag stamp the phrase and strawberries (Anita) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Using the Watercolor Pigment Dry/Wet Technique, color the tag with Ken Oliver Color Burst and then spray with water.  Let dry and then brush pearlized water over the berries.  Let dry.

This tag was entered into the Go Tag Thursday Challenge #51 Fruit.

This tag was also entered into the Just Us Girls Challenge - #397 Pigment Powders.

ICAD #12


Paint an index card with teal acrylic paint and let dry.  With Archival Ink Jet Black stamp all the images (Tim Holtz).  Mask as necessary.  Emphasis the waves and the quote by brushing pearlized water over them.  Let dry.


This index card was entered into the Crafter's Cafe Challenge #174 Anything goes with a twist of travel.

This index card was entered into the Unicorn Challenge #22 For the Guys.

This ICAD was entered into Pattie's Creations Design Challenge #135 For the Boys.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Craft Rocket #38 - For the Boys/Men.
This index card was entered into the Crafty Girls Creations Challenge #37 Anything goes.

This index card was also entered into Crafts Galore June Challenge.


Sunday, June 11, 2017

ICAD #11


On an index card stamp the circles and butterflies (both are from Fiskars) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Draw over the circles with Distress Markers and with a waterbrush blend the color out using the Distress Bleeding Technique.  Color the edge with Wilted Violet Distress Markers and blend out with a waterbrush.  Dry with a hair dryer.

This index card is part of the Daisy Yellow ICAD Challenge.


This tag was entered into the Poppy Power Challenge June Challenge theme Go Ahead and Bug Me.

This tag was also entered into the Digistamps 4 Joy Challenge Butterflies.

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #162


Color a adult coloring book page using four colors (Orange, Light Blue, Yellow and Plum).  Cut out images from the page and adhere to a mixed media paper tag.  Emphasis the cutout with a graphite Stabilo Marks All pencil and blend with water.  Stamp the sentiment (Hero Arts) with Archival Ink Jet Black.
This was the color book page before it was cut up

This tag was submitted to My Favorite Things Color Challenge #71 with the color in the picture below.



Saturday, June 10, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #161


On a watercolor tag, create a background with watercolor crayons and a stencil (Dylusions).  Let set for a day and then spray with a sealer.  Stamp birds and sentiment (Dylusions) on mixed media paper with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Color the birds with Stabilo markers and cut out.  Adhere all the cut out pieces to the tag.

This tag was entered into Tag Tuesday Challenges #30 with the theme Animals.

This tag was entered into the 2 Crafty Critter Crazies #3 June Challenge.

This tag was also entered into Time Out Challenge with this picture as inspiration

ICAD #10


Paint an index card mint green and let it dry.  Stamp the image (Prima Marketing) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  On a piece of text paper stamp out the word with alphabet stamps and Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere enamel dots to the ICAD.

This index card was created for Daisy Yellow Annual ICAD challenge.

Friday, June 9, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #160


On a watercolor tag, stamp the flower collage stamp and floral swirl ( both of them are from Stampington) with Versamark Ink and emboss with white embossing powder.  Color tag with two colors of watercolor crayons and activate with water.  Emphasis the edges with a dark purple watercolor crayon and activate with water.  Wipe off the watercolor from the embossing powder.  Let dry.  Stamp words (Stampendous) on text weight paper with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Cut out and adhere to the tag.  Emphasis with Dimensional Magic. Adhere two colors of sequins on the tag.

This tag was entered into the Artistic Inspirations #180 Flowers.

This tag was entered into Crafty Friends Challenge #59 Make it Pink.    

This tag was entered in to Eclectic Ellapu Challenge June a Touch of Pink or Purple.

This tag was entered into the Stampotique SDC #275 Flowers.

The tag was also entered into the WOW Embossinng Powder Challenge June Challenge Theme Flowers.  

ICAD #9


On an idex card stamp the heart (Invoke) with Archival Ink Jet Black and mask off.  Stamp the bird image (Hampton Arts) several times with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Color the image and card with watercolor  crayons and blend with water.  Let dry.  Emphasis images with white china marker.  Adhere stickers (Tim Holtz) to the ICAD.

This index card is part of the Daisy Yellow ICAD 2017.

This ICAD was entered into Delicious Doodles - All Creatures Great and Small.

This ICAD was entered into 2 Crafty Critters Crazies Challenge #3.

This ICAD was also entered into the Country View June Challenge - Hearts.

Thursday, June 8, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #159


On a watercolor tag color three colors of watercolor crayons and then using a stencil (Dylusions) and the Watercolor Ghosting Technique create a background.  Stamp several flowers (Dylusions) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere sequins waste on to the corner of the tag.  Adhere stickers (Tim Holtz) on to the sequin waste.

This tag was entered into the Artistic Inspirations Challenge theme Flowers.

This tag was entered in the challenge at Stampotique SDC #275 Flowers.

This tag was also entered in the Take a Word Challenge - Hot Colours.


ICAD #8


On an index card, stamp flowers and leaves (Avery Elle) using the swipe stamp technique with Distress Ink.  Colors used on the flowers were worn lipstick, tumbled glass and shaded lilac.  Colors used on the leaves were mowed lawn and twisted citron.  Over stamp the dots (Avery Elle) in Wilted Violet Distress Ink. Stamp quote (Tim Holtz) with Archival Ink Jet Black.    Tear washi tape and adhere to the edges of the ICAD.

This index card was part of Daisy Yellow ICAD 2017.

This ICAD was submitted to Artistic Inspiration Challenge theme Flowers.

This ICAD was submitted to Crafty Girlz Challenge - May Challenge.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #158


Adhere vintage map to the a bristol tag. Adhere car washi tape and travel poster images.   Color text weight paper with Distress Oxide Iced Spruce and then over stamp with a license plate embossing folder (Darice) with Broken China Distress Oxide and dry.  Tear along the top of this image and highlight with Memento Espresso Truffle.  Adhere to the tag.  Stamp the car and statement (Tim Holtz) with Archival Ink Jet Black.

This tag was entered in the Avenue 613 Challenge - Stamping with an Embossing Folder.

This tag was entered into Craft Rocket Challenge #38 For the Men/Boys.

This tag was entered into Pattie's Creations Design Challenge #135 For the Boys.

This tag was entered into the Pearly Sparkles Challenge - Masculine.

This tag was entered into the Shopping Our Stash Challenge - #306 Dude.

This tag was also entered into the Unicorn Challenge #22 For the Guys.  

ICAD #7


On an index card stamp elephant (Tim Holtz) with Archival Ink Jet Black and mask off.  Stamp the African Map (Toybox)  twice with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Color the images and background with distress ink and a waterbrush.  Stamp the dots stamp (Tim Holtz) with distress ink in blueprint sketch and hickory smoke.

This index card was part of the Daisy Yellow Index Card a Day Challenge

This ICAD was entered into the Fashionable Stamping Challenge - Let's Go Wild.

This ICAD was entered into the Delicious Doubles Challenge All Creatures Great and Small.

This ICAD was also entered into the 2 Crafty Critter Crazies June Challenge.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #157


Adhere graph paper to a chipboard tag, then spray with Dylusions Spray in Vibrant Turquoise and Recollections Spray in Blue Shimmer.  Let Dry.  Stamp shells and mermaid (Graphic 45) in Archival Ink Jet Black.  On text paper stamp the sentiment with Archival Ink Jet Black and spray with Dylusions Spray Vibrant Turquoise.  Let dry.  Tear into strips and adhere to the tag.  Embellish with faux pearls.

This tag was entered into the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers theme Beach.  

ICAD #6


Cut a piece of decorative paper the size of the index card, crinkle it up and flatten several times until it is wrinkled.  Scrape gesso over the paper in the Dry Brush Gesso Technique and let dry.  Spray with pearlized water and let dry.  Stamp the face (Stampington) with Archival Ink Jet Black and enhance features with watercolor markters.  Create woven embellishment with washi tape on the paper.  Stamp words (Stampendous) with Archival Ink Jet Black and embellish with pearls.

This ICAD was submitted to Three Muses Challenge  theme "What is Art?"

This is the 6th ICAD in the Daisy Yellow ICAD challenge.  

Monday, June 5, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #156


On a bristol tag, paint two colors of acrylic paint and let it dry.  Stencil stars (Dylusions) with orange acrylic paint and let dry.  With Archival Ink Jet Black, stamp the sentiment (Tim Holtz) and several monkeys (Inkadinkado).  Poke holes in the tag with push pins and then stitch cross stitches in orange embroidery floss.


This is the last tag in the One Little Craft Tag Challenge - Weekly Theme Orange.

This tag was entered into 2 Crafty Critters Crazies Challenge #3.

This tag was entered into the Delicious Doodles Challenge theme All Creatures Great and Small

This tag was also entered in to Tag Tuesday Challenge - Animals

ICAD #5 and 2 Crafty Critter Crazies Challenge


On an index card, scribble yellow and orange watercolor crayon and activate.  Let dry.  Using Archival Ink Jet Black stamp the bird image (Inkadinkado) and the sentiment (Tim Holtz) on the card.  Using the Watercolor Stamping Technique, color red watercolor on script stamp (Stampington) and activate with water and then stamp.  Let dry.


This ICAD was the fifth in the Daisy Yellow ICAD Challenge.

This ICAD was also entered into the 2 Crafty Critter Crazies Challenge for June.

Sunday, June 4, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #155, Penny's Challenge and Shopping Our Stash Challenge


Paint bristol paper with yellow acrylic paint and then spread orange acrylic paint with a an old gift card.  Let it dry.  Stamp the sentiment and the trike (Both by Unity) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere two type of Washi tape on the piece and adhere to the top of a chipboard tag.  On an embossing folder, color watercolor crayon and activate with water.  Place a piece of text weight paper  into the folder and run through an embossing machine.  Let dry.  Lightly rub an Archival Ink Jet Black across the embossed piece.  Tear the top of the piece of paper and adhere to the tag.  Rip a piece of yellow flannel and adhere to the tag.  Adhere the ball trim to the tag.

This tag was entered in the Challenge at Shopping Our Stash Challenge where the theme was So Sweet.  Soda pop caps represent the sweetness.

This tag was also entered in Penny's Challenge #331 where the theme is Anything Goes.

This tag was also shared on Split Coast Stampers -Swipe your Card technique.

This tag was the sixth in the One Little Craft Tag theme of Orange.  

ICAD #4


On an index card, color three colors of watercolor crayons and blend with water.  Let dry.  Stamp text stamp repeated with Archival Ink Shadow Grey.  Stamp the Floral image and the setiment (Both from Unity) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere bits of doily to the card.  Mask the the rest of the card leaving the doily revealed and spray with pearlized water.  Let dry.  Adhere flower cut outs.

This is part of the summer challenge at Daisy Yellow.

This ICAD was entered into the Artistic Inspirations Challenge #180 theme Anything Goes Floral 

Saturday, June 3, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #154 and Double D Challenge


On a chipboard tag, adhere strips of paper into a herringbone pattern using the Herringbone Paper Piecing Technique.  Stamp the word (River City Rubber Works.  and flowers (Hero Arts) on a piece of decorative paper with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Cut out with decorative scissors.  Adhere to the tag.

This tag was entered into the Double D Challenge Flowers Galore.

This tag was entered into the Artistic Inspiration Challenge #180 theme Anything Goes Floral

This is the 5th tag in the Orange Theme at One Little Craft Tag Challenge.

ICAD #3 and 7 Kids Challenge


Using a blending tool and two colors of distress oxide, color an index card.  Splatter with water and the dab with a paper towel.  Dry with a heat gun.  Stamp script stamp in Distress Oxide Broken China.  Stamp tile with Distress Oxide Cracked Pistachio.  Stamp flowers and butterfly with Archival Ink Jet Black.  All Stamps are from Stampington.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at 7 kids store.  The theme is anything goes.

This ICAD was entered in Digistamps 4 Joy June Challenge Anything Goes Butterfly.

This ICAD was entered in Eclectic Ellapu June Challenge Touch of Pink and Purple.

This ICAD was also entered into the Artistic Inspirations Challenge #180 - Anything Goes Floral 


Friday, June 2, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #153, Tag Tuesday and Your Next Stamp Challenge


Paint a mixed media tag with orange acrylic paint and let dry.  Tear out a strip of green decorative paper and adhere to the tag.  Stamp the bird and flower images (Recollections) with Archival Ink Jet Black on a circle piece of cardstock.  Color with inktense pencils and activate with water.  Let dry.  Adhere die cut circle of decorative paper and then adhere the bird circle to the tag.

This tag was the fourth tag in the One Little Tag Challenge theme of Orange.

This tag was created for the Your Next Stamp Challenge for the lay out.

It was also entered into Tuesday Tag Challenge theme Animals.  

ICAD #2


Color a color book page with three colors of marker.  Spray with pearlized water and let dry.  Cut out wings and word from black cardstock and adhere to the ICAD>

Daisy yellow oraganizes this challenge and here is the information.  

Thursday, June 1, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #152 and My Favorite Things Color Challenge



Color a color book bag in four different color markers, cut to fit a tag and adhere to a chipboard tag.  Stamp phrase (Unity) on a scrap of white cardstock with Archival Ink Jet Black and cut out with deckle scissors.  Enhance with orange rub and buff.  Adhere to tag.

This tag was the fourth in the One Little Craft Tag Challenge.

This tag was  entered into the My Favorite Things Color Challenge of Orange Fizz, Persimmon, Gravel Gray and Berrylicious.

ICAD has began.


Index Card a Day Challenge has started.  It goes from June 1, 2017  through July 31st.  More details can be found here.

On an index card, paint black gesso and let dry.  Cut out the design using the Color Tissue Collage Technique and adhere to the ICAD.