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Tuesday, November 22, 2011


Well when you think about this challenge inks hmmmm!!! I went what about inks..well going into that element of fun yikes there are so many inks to use…you can stamp with can sponge with your ink so so many ways to ink…for me I chose to print in ink …this tree was from My Grafico from a new Brag Party  group…and it was free so come join in on the fun and challenges there as well HERE..the image can also be seen HERE it is called Woodland Forest by Mels Brushes…So I am doing a double whammy here… since my challenge for the Design team this week was ink and My Grafico was having a wonderful challenge themselves why not do them both in one..Don't forget to stop by A CRAFTING START to get in on the fun there to HERE…dont forget to leave some love and who knows I might stop by your place to real soon LOL..
I did an ink print using a gingham background and a calendar page for April it just seemed to fit with the tree…also it is being hung by some cute mini flower clothes pegs found at my local dollar store and the calendar is for 2012..tfl
Nov 22 2011. a crafting start inks (a)

Monday, November 14, 2011

Use your punches

Todays challenge is exactly as it says… if you have one or more punches to create a wonderful piece of work to share with us at

A CRAFTING START then that would be awesome to see what you can do….here is mine its for my husband who already has his birthday present of a truck but he still needs a card…I used and E-K Success border punch---Gina K free Decorative paper in which you sponge your  color on to ---Truck was a digi from on line that has been around forever so sorry IDK who it belongs to…I also used diamond stickles on parts of the truck…and the tiny picture is of my husband posing as if riding in his new toy…the truck was coloured with Prisma Pencils which I just love…Stop in a gain and show me some love always an grab lots of that no matter where we go…be blessed always…Lynn <((><

Nov 13 2011 Jens puch challenge (a)

Sunday, November 13, 2011

Orange & Brown



Well I had some really cool things sent to me recently and I must let you all know who and there link so you can send them some love to

As you notice the challenge is Orange and Browns and on my card I used a square piece of Card Stock for my base just seem to bring it all together…the Gina “K” Stamp TV was offering some free Paper that you decorate yourself and so I did and I really like how it works with any scheme your doing…you can find it HERE and there also is a video included as to how to use it..

Then I won some wonderful bakers twine from the blog hop all the Canadian gals did for the World Card Making Day at the beginning of October, 2011…

Along with the twine she sent an awesome thank you and fit right into the fall theme of orange and browns and it came from

and the little ditty's are from my friend and fellow card maker Barb G at

So stop in and let them know how wonderful they are just cause I think they are…

So TFL and let see your browns and orange entered over @ Martha’s Clear It Out challenge today HERE

Nov 2011 Martha fall color challenge (a)

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

CropStop Challenge #44 make a Snowman

How awesome not only do I have and ATC swap going on but I chose to do some snowmen so of course where else but to show off but with Cropstop and there awesome challenges…Have you had your first snow fall of this season?  We challenge you to have some snow fun and make a snowman as part of your project!

TFL and don't forget to stop by HERE and enter the challenge to still a few days left cya there…

Nov 2100 Cropstop challenge snowmen 001

I used my MTC to get the images of the snowman and the arms just to cute…then not sure about the stamp but have had it for a while from one of Michael's bins for 1-2 dollars…the tree was a sizzex set as a gift from a good friend (Elaine) and the snow on the trees is white liquid pearl…

Monday, November 7, 2011


A CRAFTING START and so it is our challenge for this week is to use Stickles if you have it or maybe just some fun many types out there to choose from….My daughter is having a birthday soon… and she loves Tinkerbelle… so what more to make then one of her favourite Disney characters...which by the way free coloring pages to pick from HERE Called printer Kids…

So come on over to the brand new blog called A CRAFTING START post your challenge and maybe learn something new or refresh your mind with that forgotten something you used to do…

TFL this was my take for the challenge just had to glitter up those wings, stamens and flowers centers with Diamond Stickles..stop in again and have a look around and maybe post me some love…

Nov. 2011 Jens glotter challenge(a)(b)

Tuesday, November 1, 2011


Oh my goodness have you heard… like have you yet….there is a totally new site opening up for the new and the old why ???…cause ya just might need a refresher course on some things LOL..It’s called as the title says A crafting start…so many people want to know where to.. how to me it all…and can you show me that again…well I think you will find it HERE

You will find out how to use digis and all sorts of fun stuff …there will be prizes and many, many other challenges for you to take part in…so why not give it a whirl and stop by some time real soon…My first project is here and tfl…the digi is obtained HERE at a free digi site…my two cards have there digis coming from these places the MOUSE and the Zombie girl can be found there…

Nov 2011 Free digi from Lili for Craft Start group (a)Here I coloured the mouse with Crayola crayons and blended with OMS (odourless mineral spirits) My DP (decorative paper) is from a free paper print off @ Gina “K” Stamp TV HERE and click on the freebies and scroll for the paper with a video if they keep it up…I used liquid pearl for my snow and some diamond stickles for the other sparkly pieces…the mouse was cut out and then mounted with pop dots to give it some dimension…Clean and simple using a digi and a whole lot of fun…


Nov 2011 Free digi from Lili for Craft Start group (a)(b)Zombies seem to be the rage these days… yikes the living dead…. what is wrong with this picture LOL…Again I used the Gina “K DP for my BG (background) and m y zombie is by Lili also did her in Crayola crayons and blended with OMS..used crystal stickles for some spots to add fun and then cut her out and mounted the Zombie to the main card with pop dots for depth and POP …so catch you in the posts and stop by any time for a look see…

Basic color wheel

Basic color wheel

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