January 20, 2017

Tag You're It #63 - REMINDER

Happy Friday!
Are you playing along at Tag You're It for Challenge #63?

You have until Wednesday, January 25th at 9:00 am EST to submit a tag inspired by the tag that Karin Ã…kesdotter created for us for this challenge.

I created an octopus shaker card using, new to me, Lawn Fawn You Octopi My Heart stamps and dies! I created my background using Salty Ocean, Mermaid Lagoon and Wilted Violet Distress Inks activated with water. The contents are a free floating, Copic coloured, octopus and a handful of sequins.


Head over to Tag You're It to see some more reminder tags created by the Inspiration Team!

January 19, 2017

MFTWSC #316, The Heart Desires and Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge


A card for a few challenges today!
I used this week's sketch at MFT Stamps along with the stamps and dies from the September Card Kit for my card. The background is The snowflake was stamped and white embossed on vellum and adhered with foam tape. A strip of silver sparkle cardstock along the edge and some Stickles filled sequins.


I was inspired by the gorgeous wintery images at The Heart Desires Challenge #8:

The icy inspiration at the Curtain Call Inspiration Challenge:

January 18, 2017

Ellen Hutson Mix-It-Up Challenge January '17: Avery Elle


Getting in at the very last minute for the January Ellen Hutson Mix-It-Up Challenge: Avery Elle. This month were mixing it up with products for Avery Elle. I used an old Avery Elle favourite Petals & Stems along with Essentials by Ellen Stay Golden clear stamps. I stamped and die cut a selection of flowers from Petals & Stems. Then I stamped and gold embossed the pineapple on my card base and created a flower arrangement using the die cut flowers. A sentiment was added and finally a few clear sequins.