Wednesday, August 9, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #221


Paint a chipboard tag with gesso and let dry.  Spread acrylic paint with a gift card to blend a shade of blue and purple.  Let dry. Stamp the corgi (Jessica Lynn Designs) and speech bubble with Archival Ink Jet Black.  On text weight paper blend Distress Oxide ink in Wilted Violet and heat set.  Stamp the sentiment with Archival Ink Jet Black and an alphabet stamp set.  Tear out and adhere to tag.  With a stabilo all pencil create ground fro the dog to stand on as well as create an outline around the sentiment and the tag.  Blend with water.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers #90 - M is for Mink

This tag was entered into the Paper Craft Happy Challenge #4 - Animals

This tag was entered into the challenge at Craft Rocket #40 - Animal Kingdom

This tag was entered into the Crafty Animals Challenge #5 - Anything with an Animal

This tag was entered into the August challenge at Penny Black - All Creatures Great and Small

This tag was entered into the Dragonfly Dreams August Challenge - Animals

This tag was entered into the challenge at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies #5 - Anything with Animals

This tag was entered into the Crafting from the Heart Challenge #171 - Anything Goes

This tag was entered into the challenge at Crafty Creations #347 - Anything Goes. 

This tag was also entered into the That's Crafty Challenge - Anything but a Card.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #220


On a watercolor tag, scrap orange and lime green acrylic paint with a plastic card.  Let dry.  Stamp the "hills" (Dylusions) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Stamp the dog images (Tim Holtz) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Color the details with colored pencils and then paint the bodies with watercolor and let dry.  Cut out and emphasis the edge with an india ink marker.  Adhere to the tag.  Write the words with an alcoholic ink marker.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Crazy 4 Challenge #393- Bright and Cheerful.

This tag was entered into Creative Artiste Mixed Media Challenge - Anything Mixed Media

This tag was entered into the challenge at Craft Rocket #40 - Animal Kingdom

This tag was entered into Dragonfly Dreams July Challenge # - Animals

This tag was entered into the August challenge at More Mixed Media - Mixed Media

This tag was entered into Paper Craft Happy Challenge #4 - Animals

This tag was entered into the challenge at Pearly Sparkles # 19- Anything Happy.

This tag was entered into 2 Crafty Critters Crazies Challenge #5 - Animals

This tag was entered into the challenge at Crafty Animals #5 - Animals

This tag was also entered into Penny Black Challenge - All Creatures Great and Small

Monday, August 7, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #219


On a bristol tag apply with colors of panpastels  and blend.  With panpastels a stencil a design in pink on the pink part of the card and also on the green section.  Spray with a fixative (PS I use unscented hairspray) Stamp the image (Rubbernecker) and sentiment (Recollections) in Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere washi tape and dresden butterflies.

This tag was entered into Fab Friday Stamping Challenge #118 - Color Challenge   See Below

This tag was entered into the challenge at Creative Craft Cottage #93 - Butterfly/Butterflies.

This tag was entered into Love to Create Challenge #16 - Mixed Media

This tag was entered into the August challenge at Dare 2 B Artsy - Pastels Colors 

This tag was entered into Cardz 4 Galz Challenge #53 - Pretty Pastels

This tag was entered into the challenge at Moving Along with the Time #51 - Things that Fly.

This tag was entered into The Crafty Addicts Challenge #39 - Girly

This tag was entered into the challenge at Crafty Awesomeness - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Crafting From the Heart Challenge #171- Anything Goes.  

This tag was also entered into the challenge at A Bit Time To Craft # - Anything Goes.  

Sunday, August 6, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #218



Paint a chipboard tag with gesso and let dry.  Paint with turquoise acrylic paint and stamp the uninked script (A Stamp in the Hand) numerous times and wipe  the paint off the stamp between applications.  Let dry.  Stamp the cobblestone (Bo Bunny) and the bingo chips (Unknown) repeatedly with Archival Ink Jet Black.  On decorative paper, stamp the gentlemen stamp (Unknown) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Cut out and burnish the edges with sky blue metallic paste rub ons.  Let dry.  Adhere photo corners to the tag.  Insert the gentlemen into the photo corners.  On some scrap canvas attach blue beads with embroidery floss.  Attach with fabric glue. 










Saturday, August 5, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #217


Adhere a decorative napkin to a chipboard tag and let dry.  Stamp circles (Fiskars) with Archival Ink Jet Black repeatedly.  Stamp the stars (Dina Wakley) with Archival Ink Jet Black on to mixed mixed paper and paint with watercolors.  Let dry.  Cut out and color the edges with a black marker.  Adhere to the tag.  Create a sentiment with a dymo label maker and adhere to the tag.

This tag was entered into the Creataliscious Challenge #120 - Stars.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Fussy and Fancy #193 - Favourite Colours (All colors are my favorite colors)

This tag was entered into the Go Tag Thursday Challenge #60 - Starts with the letter S. Stars starts with S. 

This tag was entered into the July challenge at Oddball # - A Sky Full of Stars.

This tag was entered into the Sasayaki August Challenge - Colours of the Rainbow.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Lemon Shortbread #47 - Anything Goes. 

This tag was entered into the Jo's Scrap Shack Challenge #200 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at A Bit More Time #49 - Anything Goes.  

This tag was entered into the challenge at Tag Tuesday #25 - My Favourite Colour Combonation.  

This tag was also entered into the challenge at Tuesday Throw Down #354 - Out of the World.

Friday, August 4, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #216


On watercolor tag, emboss the stars using a stencil (Tim Holtz) and embossing paste.  Let dry.  Paint the tag with watercolors in rainbow colors and let dry.  Paint over the tag with black watercolor paint and dab off color.  Let dry.  Splatter white acrylic paint over the tag.  Spray with pearlized water. Color the edges with an india ink marker.  Heat emboss word onto black cardstock with Versamark and white embossing powder.  Cut out the word with decorative scissors and emphasis with blue cream rub on.  Let dry.

This tag was entered into the challenge at CCEE #1731- Embossing

This tag was entered into the Colour Crazy Challenge # 30- Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Creatalicious #120 - Stars

This tag was entered into the Go Tag Thursday Challenge #60 - Starts with S (Stars)

This tag was entered into the challenge at Morgan's ArtWorld #15 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Oddballs Challenge #17 - A Sky Full of Stars

This tag was entered into the challenge at Oh La La #234 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Pile It On Challenge #132 - Something Begins with an S

This tag was entered into the challenge at Sunny Day #46 - E is for Embossing

This tag also was entered into the Tuesday Throwdown Challenge # - Out of This World

Thursday, August 3, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #215


Paint a chipboard tag with gesso and let dry.  Paint the tag with pink acrylic paint and let dry.  With grey and black acrylic paint, create a pattern on the tag.  Let dry.  Layer the collage pieces onto the tag.  Embellish with cork piece, pearls, and doily.

This tag was created from the challenge packet from Craft Warehouse Beaverton Paper Club.  The picture below is the items from the packet.


This tag was entered into the challenge at Polka Doodles #30 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Cardz 4 Galz Challenge #53 - Pretty Pastels.

This tag was entered into the Challenge at Water Cooler #130 - Feminine.

This tag was entered into the Crafting from the Heart Challenge # 170- Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge Digi Chooseday #31 - Anything Goes. 

This tag was entered into the Paper Shelter Challenge - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Through the Purple Haze #130 - Anything Goes.

This tag also was entered into the Not Just Cards Challenge #- Anything Goes.  

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #214


Adhere vintage dictionary page to a chipboard tag.  Apply micro glaze over the word family.  Paint the tag with 3 shades of brown acrylic paint and let dry.  Stamp over the tag with THE STAMP (A Stamp In the Hand) with Fried Brick Distress Oxide and blend with a color duster.   Wipe the paint off the micro glaze.  Distress the edges with a thread cutter.  Tear the brick decorative paper and adhere to the tag.  Paint each of the texture paper with a different shade of brown acrylic paint, wipe off some of the paint and let dry.   Stamp each layer with the script stamp with Distress Oxide Fried Brick and blend with a color duster.  Let dry, distress the edges with a thread cutter, and adhere the layers to the tag.  Adhere the photo image (Tim Holtz).  Create the flag banner with twine and washi tape.  Attach to the back of the tag.  Attach the clothes pins to twine.  Attach the metal clip to the top of the tag.

This tag is another in the personal challenge I have where I use the same stamp in different ways.  In this case, I used the stamp over acrylic paint with distress oxide and blended.  Several layers were stamped to create cohesion throughout the creation.

This tag was created for two of the paper clubs that I attend at Craft Warehouse in Gresham, Oregon and Vancouver Washington.  In these challenges they give you a collection of things and you are required to use them all.  The packet from Vancouver Craft Warehouse included the two clothes pins the texture paper and the image of the children.  The Gresham Craft Warehouse packet contained the metal clip, the brick decorative paper and the wood grain paper.

This tag was entered into the Always Fun Challenge # 17 - Anything But a Card.

This tag was entered into the August challenge at Delicious Doodles Autumn Color.  

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #213


Stamp the sentiment (Unknown) three time and the sheep (Paper Smooches) repeatedly Archival Ink Jet Black.  Color the faces and noses with color pencils.  Using 6 colors of Memento Ink (Cantaloupe, Dandelion, Angel Pink, Lulu Lavender, Summer Sky and Pistachio) and a pencil eraser color the stamps and create the back ground.

The pencil eraser stamping to color an image I learned from Simon Hurley - Inklipse https://youtu.be/KYWRaWYZmSY  This technique starts are 11:30.

This tag was entered into the Always Fun Challenge #17 - Anything but a Card

This tag was entered into the challenge at Pile It On #132 - Starts with S - Sheep

Monday, July 31, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #212


Adhere decorative paper to a chipboard tag.  Emphasis the edges with metallic rub on paste.  Let dry.  Stamp the image (Unknown) on kraft cardstock with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Tear around the image and emphasis the edges with metallic rub on paste.  Let dry.  Adhere to the tag.  Create the basket weave embellishment using the tutorial below.  Adhere to vintage book page and then adhere to the tag.  Using a vintage dymo label maker with an italic font create the sentiment.

Here is the link to the tutorial for the basket weave tutorial by Splitcoast Stamper https://youtu.be/XovQvJrXWzA   I actually learned the technique from Card Club at Craft Warehouse Beaverton OR.

This tag was entered into the Always Fun Challenge #17 - Anything but a Card

This tag was entered into the challenge at Pause Dream Enjoy # 184- School Zone

This tag was entered into the Delicious Doodles August Challenge - Autumn Colors.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Crafting from the Heart #170 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Little Miss Muffet Challenge #168 - Anything Goes. 

This tag was entered into the challenge at the Paper Shelter - Anything Goes. 

This tag was entered into the Use Your Stuff Challenge - Free Week.

This tag was entered into the challenge Through the Craft Room Door # - Anything Goes.  

This tag was entered into the Pixie's Snippet Playground Challenge #291 - Anything Goes. 

This tag was also entered into the the challenge Polkadoodle #30 - Anything Goes.  

Sunday, July 30, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #211


Stamp the script stamp (A Stamp in the Hand) repeatedly with Distress Oxide Fired Brick and blend with a color duster.  Stipple the ink on the tag was well.  Stipple Archival Ink Potting Soil as well.  Stamp the bird image and the floral image (Both from Tim Holtz) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Layer a strip of aged vintage sheet music and the die cut coffee color cardstock and adhere to the tag.  Punch holes around the age and then lace orange linen fabric into the holes.

This tag is another in the series of THE STAMP where one stamp is used in different ways. In this care the stamp was stamped in fired brick Distress Oxide and then blended with a color duster.  The ink was also stippled on the tag.  

This tag was entered into the challenge at Crafty Catz #381 - Anything but a Card.  


This tag was entered into the Crazy 4 Challenge #396 - Orange, Black and White.  


This tag was entered into the challenge at Glitter Sparkles #250 - Things with Wings. 


This tag was entered into the Rubber Dance July Challenge #15 - Use Ribbon, Twine and String.


This tag was entered into the challenge at HeARTful Blessings- Anything goes with a stamp


This tag was entered into the Brown Sugar Challenge #261 - Anything Goes.  


This tag was entered into the challenge at Morgan's ArtWorld #15 - Anything Goes.  


This tag was entered into the Digi Stamp 4 Joy Challenge #138 - Anything Goes.  


This tag was entered into the challenge at Colour Crazy #30 - Anything Goes.  


This tag was also entered into the International Art and Soul Challenge #13 - Use a die cut.  

Saturday, July 29, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #210


On a bristol tag, create a background using the crinkled watercolor technique and Dr. Ph Martin's hydrus ink.  The directions for this technique is from Design Junkies and the instructions are here.  Let the tag dry.  Stamp the image (Technique Junkies) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere the stickers (Tim Holtz)

This tag was created for the challenge at Design Junkies website.  This website is part of the technique junkies family of who I have been a member for over 10 years and am heartbroken that the newsletter is no longer being published.  

Friday, July 28, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #209


On a kraft tag, stamp the script stamp (A Stamp in the Hand) with VersaMark Ink.  Adhere several different prints of decorative papeer.  Adhere a piece of red burlap.  Cut of Statue of Liberty Print on canvas and adhere to tag.  Adhere the metal charm.

This tag is another in the series of THE STAMP where one stamp is used in different ways.  In this case, the stamp was used with VersaMark which creates a watermark effect.  


This tag entered into the Digi Chooseday Challenge #30- Anything Goes.  


This tag entered into the challenge at Creative Craft Cottage #92 - Anything Goes.


This tag entered into the Crafty Creations Challenge #346 - Anything Goes.  


This tag entered into the challenge at Brown Sugar #261 - Anything Goes.  


This tag entered into the challenge at City Stampers #372 - Anything that starts with S.  Statue of Liberty


This tag entered into the Pile It On Challenge #132 - Anything that starts with S - Statue of Liberty.


This tag entered into the challenge at Tuesday Throwdow #353 - Black, White and Another Color.


Thursday, July 27, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #208


On a bristol tag, stamp the script stamp (A Stamp On Hand) repeatedly with Distress Oxide in Peeled Paint.  Spray with water to cause the image to blur.  Let dry.  Stamp the dragonfly stamp (Fiskars), Heart (Viva Las Vegas Stamps) and the sentiment (Unknown) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Color images with Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers in Cobalt Blue, Light Green, Lemon Yellow and  Pink.  Blend with water.  Let dry.

This tag is another in the series of THE STAMP were one stamp is used in different ways.  In this case, the script stamp was stamped in Distress Oxide and then sprayed with water so the ink would run and blur.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Shopping Our Stash # 313- Butterflies, Bees and Bugs.

This tag was entered into the Addicted to Stamps Challenge  #252 - Make Your Mark.  

This tag was entered into the challenge at C. R. A. F. T. #426 - Summer.

This tag was entered into the HeARTful Challenge # - Anything with a Stamp.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Incy Wincy Designs - One Layer of Paper

This tag was entered into the Pile It On Challenge # - Primary Colors.

This tag was entered into the challenge at  Tag Tuesday #132 - Favorite Color Combination.

This tag was entered into the Crafty Awesome Challenge - Color an Image. 

This tag also was entered into the challenge Lil Patch of Crafty Friends #62 - Anything Goes.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #207


On a manila tag, stamp each of the design images in a different color Distress Oxide and let dry between colors.  Script (A Stamp in the Hand) in Peeled Paint.  Rustic Star (Unknown) is Wilted Violet.  Star Bar (Unknown) is Broken China and the harlequin background (Hero Arts) in Worn Lipstick.   Adhere several styles of washi tape to match..  Stamp the main image (Stampotique) in Archival Ink Jet Black.

This tag is another in the series of THE STAMP where one stamp is used in different ways. In this case it was stamped as part of the layered collage.
This tag was entered into the challenge at Stampotique SDC 278  Use Tape. 


Tuesday, July 25, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #206

Adhere the bird decorative paper onto a chipboard tag.  Stamp the script stamp (A Stamp in the Hand) in several colors of Distress Oxide and Archival Ink in Jet Black.  Stamp the sentiment (Momenta)  in Archival Ink Jet Black. Stipple Distress Oxide Ink around the tag.  Color around the bird with an inktense pencil in brown and activate with a wink of stella pen.  Emphasis the edges with brown inktense pencil and blend with water.

This tag is another in the series of THE STAMP where one stamp is used in different ways. In this case it was stamped as part of the collage.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Crafty Animals #4 - Animals.

This tag was entered into the Incy Wincy Designs Challenge - One paper layer.

This tag was entered into the challenge at My Time to Craft #350 - In the Garden.

This tag was entered into the Through the Craft Room Door July Challenge #25 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Pammie's Inky Pinkies #1730 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Creatalicious Challenge #119 - Summer

This tag was entered into the challenge at Colour Crazy #29 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Crafting from the Heart Challenge #169 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Creative Craft Cottage #92 - Anything Goes.  

This tag was also entered into the Digi Chooseday Challenge #30 - Anything Goes.  

Monday, July 24, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #205


Paint a chipboard tag with gesso and let dry.  Adhere a single layer of a decorative napkin and let dry.  With a Tim Holtz stencil, stencil the pink and white splotches.  Let dry.  Stamp the ballet dancer (Lost Coast Design) and the sentiment on the tag with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere a piece of sheet music and adhere the glitter washi tape.

This tag was entered into the challenge at the Lost Coast Portal to Creativity #38 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Dream Valley Challenge #159 - Bling, Lace and Ribbon.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Fussy and Fancy #192 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Heartful Creations Challenge - Anything Goes with a Stamp

This tag was entered into the challenge at Pearly Sparkles #18 - Girlie

This tag was entered into the challenge at Take a Word - Dancer.

ICAD #54

Stamp the lemon image and the word with Archival Ink Jet Black repeatedly on an index card.  Mask with a post it note as necessary.  Paint the image with twinkling H20s.  Three shades of yellow were used for the lemons, two shades of green for the leaves and a shade of turquoise for the background.  Dry between colors.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at CCEE Stamper #1727 - Masking.

This ICAD was entered into the Come and Get It Challenge - Summertime. 

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Creatalicious #119 - Summer

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Dragonfly Journey #97 - Pucker Up.

This ICAD was also entered into the July challenge at Scrap N - Summer

Sunday, July 23, 2017

ICAD #53

Stamp the first layer of the lily with orange watercolor crayon and heat dry.  Stamp the second layer with red watercolor crayon and heat dry.  Stamp the final layer with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Repeat on the opposite corner.  Stamp the word with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Paint the background with blue watercolor crayon and pearlized water.  Let dry.  Adhere the circle stickers to the ICAD.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Stamp and Stencil - See Photo below.  This ICAD was inspired by the colors and the shape of the flowers.



This ICAD was entered into the Come and Get It Challenge - Summertime

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Friends #62 - Floral 

This ICAD was entered into the Daisy Chain Challenge #10 - Floral

This ICAD was entered into the July challenge at Mod Squad - Layered Floral Stamps

This ICAD was entered into the My Time to Stamp Challenge #350 - In the Garden

This ICAD was also entered into the July challenge at Stamping Sensations - Anything with Flowers.

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #204


On a black tag, THE STAMP several times with Versamark ink and emboss with white embossing powder.  Adhere black and white washi tape to the tag.  Stamp the image (Dylusions) on bristol paper with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Cut out and adhere to the tag.

This tag is another in the series of THE STAMP where one stamp is used in different ways.  In this case it was embossed on a black background in white to create a dramatic background with a lot of contrast.

This tag was entered into the Artistic Stamper July Challenge - Black and White.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Artistic Inspiration #184 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Avenue 613 Challenge #199 - Monochromatic.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Make My Monday #51 - Monochromatic.

This tag was entered into the Sasayaki Glitter July Challenge- Your favorite color

This tag was also entered into the challenge at Scrapbook Stamp Society #121- Monochromatic.

Saturday, July 22, 2017

ICAD #52


Adhere a completed color book page to an index card.  Spray with pearlized water and let dry.  Stamp the unicorn and sentiment on white cardstock and cut out.  Adhere to the index card.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Power Poppy Hues to Use - See Picture Below


This ICAD was entered into the Alphabet Challenge - J is for Joke.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Addicts #38 - Something Humourous.

This ICAD was entered into the Fab and Funky Challenge #360- Use Pattern Paper.

This ICAD was also entered into the challenge at the Fairy and the Unicorn #5 - Mythical

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #203


On a kraft tag stamp the stripes and circles (Tim Holtz) with three colors of Distress Oxides.  The colors used were Worn Lipstick, Peeled Paint and Faded Jeans.  With Archival Ink Jet Black stamp on the gold foil butterflies with THE script stamp (A Stamp in the Hand).  Adhere the butterflies to the tag.

This tag is from the series of using the same stamp in different ways.  The stamp was stamped on the foil butterflies to develop depth on the embellishments.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Come and Get it - Summertime.

This tag was entered into the Crafty Animals Challenge #4 - Anything with an Animal.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Polka Doodle #28 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the My Time to Craft Challenge #350 - In the Garden.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Creatalicious #119 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Morgan's ArtWorld Challenge #14 - Anything Goes.

This tag was also entered into the Through the Purple Haze Challenge - Anything with Wings.    

Friday, July 21, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #202


Paint a chipboard tag with gesso and let dry.  Dry brush two shades of brown acrylic paint on the tag and let dry.  Adhere vintage music sheet to the tag.  Paint bristol paper with brown acrylic paint and let dry.  Stamp the image (Lost Coast Stamps) on the bristol paper with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Cut out and adhere to the tag.  Adhere decorative kraft tape to the tag.  Adhere silver metallic studs on the tag.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Lost Coast Design Portal to Creativity #38 - Anything Goes.  

This tag was entered into the Take a Word Challenge - Dancer.

This tag was entered into the July challenge Dream in Darkness - Anything not cute.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Emerald City Crafts #1 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the A Perfect Time to  Craft July Challenge - Anything Goes.  

ICAD #51


Adhere decorative napkin to an index card, create wrinkles for texture and let dry.  Stamp the images with Archival Ink Jet Black.  All images are Tweedy J.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Aurora Wings #54 - Fur and Feathers.  

This ICAD was entered into the Crafty Animals Challenge #4 - Animals.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Fab and Funky #360 - Pattern Paper

This ICAD was entered into the Happy Little Stamper Mixed Media July Challenge - Texture.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Pause Dream Enjoy #182 - Down on the Farm. 

This ICAD was also entered into the Through the Purple Haze Challenge #129 - Anything with Wings.  

Thursday, July 20, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #201


Cover a chipboard tag with decorative knot paper and let dry.  Accordion fold plaid paper and create a kilt.  With a stripe of paper and metal embellishment create a belt.  Stamp the sentiment out on text weight paper with Archival Ink Jet Black and tear out.  Adhere to the tag.

This tag was create for the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers K is for Kilt.  I was invited to be a guest designer.  

ICAD #50



Use blue watercolor and smoosh an index card into the puddle and let dry.  Stamp the images with Archival Ink Jet Black.  All the stamps are from blockhead stamps.  Cut strips of washi tape with pinking sheers and adhere to ICAD.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Addicted to Stamps #251- Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Aussie Digital Artists July Challenge - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at A Bit More Time to Crafty #48 - Anything Goes.  

This ICAD was entered into the CCC Digi Creations Challenge #77 - Anything Goes.  

This ICAD was also entered into the challenge at Crafting with Attitude Challenge #29 - Anything Goes.  

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #200


Adhere vintage dictionary text to a chipboard tag and let dry.  Using the paint smooshing technique, smoosh the tag into pink and blue acrylic paint.  Let dry.  Die cut the skulls out of black and white cardstock and adhere to the tag.  Stamp the skull (Unknown) and the word (Unknown) with Archival Ink Jet Black.

This tag was entered into the July challenge at Happy Little Stampers - Use Dies

This tag was entered into the Crafting by Design Challenge Recycle Reuse Repurpose.

This tag was entered into the July Challenge at Dreaming of Darkness - Anything not cute.

This tag was entered into the Dragonfly Dreams July Challenge - Anything Goes.  

This tag was entered into the challenge at Lemon Shortbread #46 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Love to Craft July Challenge #12 - Anything Goes.  

This tag was entered into the challenge at Not Just Cards #46 - Anything Goes. 

This tag was entered into the One Crazy Stamper July Challenge - Anything Goes. 

This tag was entered into the challenge at Paper Creators Crafts #59 - Anything Goes. 

This tag was also entered into the Paper Nest Dolls July Challenge #6 - Anything Goes.  

ICAD #49


Stamp the cat clock and the clock boarder on an index card with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Using a brick stencil outline the stencil with two shades of red inktense pencil and blend with water.  Let dry.  Stamp sentiment with Archival Ink Jet Black.

This ICAD was entered into the Open Minded Crafting June Monthly Challenge - Just About Time.

This ICAD was entered into the July challenge at Crafty Calendar - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Crafty Creations Challenge #346 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Girls Creations #38 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was entered into the Creative Fingers Challenge #134 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the challenge at Creative Ladybird Creations #28- Anything Goes.  

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #199


Using distress oxides inks in Worn Lipstick and Broken China, apply color using a watercolor smooshing technique.  Let dry.  Mix clear glitter and magenta liquid watercolor into white embossing paste and adhere to tag through a stencil.  Let dry.  Stamp the image (Paper bag Studio) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Adhere several patterns of washi tape creating texture by wrinkling some and adhering some at an angle.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Avenue 613 #199 - Monochromatic.

This tag was entered into the Creative Artiste Challenge #28 - Mixed Media

This tag was entered into the challenge at Scrapbook Stamp Society #121 - Monochromatic.

This tag was also entered into the Happy Little Stamper July Mixed Media Challenge - Texture.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Lemon Shortbread  #46 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Love to Craft July Challenge #12 - Anything Goes.  

This tag was entered into the challenge at Not Just Cards #46 - Anything Goes. 

This tag was entered into the One Crazy Stamper July Challenge - Anything Goes. 

This tag was entered into the challenge at Paper Creators Crafts #59 - Anything Goes. 

This tag was also entered into the Paper Nest Dolls July Challenge #6 - Anything Goes.  

ICAD #48


Adhere a single layer napkin to an index card and let dry.  Stamp the sentiment (Viva Las Vegas Stamps) and the figure (Lost Aussie Stamps) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Enhance the napkin design with doodling using a black fabric gel pen.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Addicts #38 - Humorous.

This ICAD was entered into the Fairy and the Unicorn Challenge #5 - Mythical

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Pearly Sparkles #18 - Girlie.

This ICAD was entered into the Southern Girls Challenge - Tic Tac Toe See Below.  The center row was used.


This ICAD was entered into the July challenge at Through the Craft Room Door - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the Through the Purple Haze Challenge #129 - Things with Wings.  

Monday, July 17, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #198


Using the watercolor smooshing technique, smoosh a bristol tag into water down fireworks spray.  Dry between colors.  Stamp the Christmas Gnomes, mushrooms and circle  images (All are from Hero Arts) with Archival Ink Jet Black.  Apply the purple dazzles to the design.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Cardz for Guyz #174 - Christmas in July

This tag was entered into the Di's Digi Designs Challenge - Christmas In July

This tag was entered into the challenge at Unicorn #23 - Christmas In July.

This tag was entered into  A Perfect Time to Craft July Challenge - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at A Bit More Time to Craft #48 - Anything Goes.

This tag was also entered into the Sunsations Stamps July Challenge - Christmas in July 

ICAD #47


Stamp the mushroom roller stamp repeatedly on tissue paper.  Wrinkle up and flatten several times.  Adhere to an index card and let dry.  Color the images with inktense pencils and blend with water. Let dry.  Adhere stickers.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Awesomeness - Anything Goes with a colored Image.

This ICAD was entered into the Happy Little Stamper Mixed Media July Challenge - Texture.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at My Time to Craft #350 - In the Garden.

This ICAD was entered into the Not Just Cards Challenge #46 - Anything Goes.

This ICAD was also entered into the July challenge at One Crazy Stamper - Anything Goes.  

Sunday, July 16, 2017

One Little Craft Tag #197


On a bristol tag, dry brush grey and black acrylic paint and let dry.  With a Tim Holtz stencil, stencil blue paint over the tag.  Let dry.  Stamp the bird stamp (Lost Coast Designs) on the tag with Versamark ink and emboss with white embossing powder.  Apply metallic paint dots on the top of the tag.  Let dry.  Adhere the sticker to the tag.

This tag was entered into the challenge at Lost Coast Designs Portal to Creativity #38 - Anything Goes.  

This tag was entered into the Crafty Animals Challenge #4 - Anything Goes with an Animal.

This tag was entered into the Double D Challenge - Black and White with a Pop of Color

This tag was entered into the July challenge at Dreaming of Darkness - Anything goes that is not cute.

This tag was also entered into the Inspiration Destination Challenge #132 - Anything Goes.  

ICAD #46


On an index card stamp the fish image (Fred Mullet) with Versamark and dust with three colors of perfect pearls.  Spray with sealer.  Mix watercolor with peralized water in green and blue.  Blend the two colors on the card.  Let dry.


This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Crafty Animals #4 - Animals.

This ICAD was entered into the Delicious Doodles July Challenge - By the Sea.

This ICAD was entered into the July challenge at Eclectic Ellapu - Seaside.

This ICAD was entered into the challenge at Fashionable Stamping #125 - Let's Go Fishing

This ICAD was entered into the Let's Craft and Create Challenge #127 - Just Beachy

This ICAD was also entered into the challenge at Two Sisters on the Blog #5 - Beach.

Saturday, July 15, 2017

One Little Craft Tag Challenge #196


Adhere cut up pieces of a color book page in a brick pattern on a black tag.  Stamp the peacock and saying (Both from Unity Stamp Company) with Archival Ink Paradise Teal.  Tear out and edge with the same ink.  Adhere to the tag.  Adhere teal dazzles to the edges.

This tag was entered into the challenge at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies #4 - Animals.

This tag was entered into the Try It Tuesday July Challenge - Tag

This tag was entered into the challenge at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends #62 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Crafting with an Attitude #29 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the challenge at  A Bit More Time to Craft #48 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the CCC Digi Designs Challenge #77 - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the Corrosive July Challenge - Anything Goes.

This tag was entered into the July challenge at Aussie Digital Artists - Anything Goes.

This tag was also entered into the challenge at Craft Rocket #39 - Anything Goes.