Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Congratulations L & K

One of my co-workers (K) is getting married next weekend and I have been charged with making a wedding card for the team at work to sign. Hopefully this looks somewhat like a wedding cake in their black and white wedding colours.


Shite I used to make this card:

  • Whisper White & Basic Black cardstock (SU)
  • Large heart, small heart and 1" square punches (SU)
  • Swiss dots embossing folder (ProvoCraft)
  • Alphabet letter dies (ProvoCraft)
  • Congrats die (gift from my crafty friend Deb)

Scraptures Wild Card Wednesday - May 20, 2015

Third week of cards using the May 2015 kit from SCRAPTURES which features the Heritage collection by Bo Bunny. I've had fun this month playing around with the kit to make some family themed cards.

Here's what I came up with for this week:


Shite I used to make this card:
  • Sage cardstock (Hollo's Papercraft)
  • Heritage design paper (Bo Bunny)
  • Heritage chipboard (Bo Bunny)

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Shopping Our Stash #202 - Silver & Gold


May 24th is our FOUR-YEAR ANNIVERSARY at SHOPPING OUR STASH!! 

To celebrate this special occasion this week our challenge theme is Silver & Gold. That's right, we'd like you to use both silver and gold on your project.

Check out the SOS BLOG for all the details on the challenge and while you are there show some crafty lovin' to the rest of the crew won't you??

Here's what I came up with for the challenge, with Father's Day only a few weeks away now, I thought I would get a jump start on some masculine cards:




The colours didn't photograph very well, you can't see the glitter in the gold cogs and I am pretty sure that's me reflected in the silver cogs LOL

Shite I used to make this card:
  • White cardstock (Fireworx)
  • Cog punch (SU)
  • Gorgeous Grunge stamp set (SU)
  • Happy Everything stamp set (Lawn Fawn)
  • Smoky Slate ink (SU)
  • Tuxedo Black ink (Memento)
  • Gold cardstock (Recollections)
  • Silver paper (was a hat in last year's Christmas cracker...LOL...yep I keep everything I think I can use on a card - how's THAT for shopping your stash???)
We'd love for you to play along with us, join the Shopping Our Stash crew and upload your project at the SOS BLOG.

Saturday, May 16, 2015

SoSS #34 - C is for CAKE!!!

Saturday Saturday Saturday!! Edna and the snarky sisters have a shiny new challenge for you this morning, and we think yer gonna like it!! This time around...

C is for CAKE!


Mmmmmmmmm cake!!! I like cake so very much I made not one, not two, not three but FIVE cards for the challenge!! OK so they were pretty quick and easy using an old SCRAPTURES card kit...but when do I ever make FIVE cards for a challenge??  Right....nevah! What can I say, with a day off work I am uber productive in the craft room LOL 
 
I found some cards using the It's a Celebration collection online. I take NO credit for the design of these cards. They are pretty much identical CASEs of the cards found HERE

Here are my versions:






Everything I used to make these cards (other than the white cardstock) came from the SCRAPTURES card kit.

Shite I used to make these cards:

  • It's a Celebration design papers and stickers (Carta Bella)
  • Yellow zig zag strip sticker
  • White cardstock (Fireworx)
Check out the SoSS BLOG for all the details on the challenge and to see what awesome creations were baked up for the challenge by the snarky sisters and our special Guest Designer SMILIN STEF
 
We'd love for you to play along with the sisterhood! You have until 11:55 PM (EDT) to upload your project to the SoSS BLOG


Until next time...stay snarky my friends!!

 

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Scraptures Wild Card Wednesday - May 13, 2015

Here's this weeks Wild Card Wednesday using the SCRAPTURES May 2015 kit.

This month's kit features the "Heritage" collection by Bo Bunny. I love the vintage feel of the design papers and embellishments in the collection.


Shite I used to make this card:

  • Chocolate & Sage cardstock (Hollo's Papercraft)
  • Heritage "Keys" design paper (Bo Bunny)
  • Heritage chipboard (Bo Bunny)