Mermaid On Moon

Good Sunday Morning all!

It's time again for the weekly Anything Goes challenge over at 613 Avenue Create .  This week it's challenge #65 Anything Goes with the Optional Twist: Create your own Color challenge. 1) blue/purple,turquoise, 2) yellow/pink/orange, 3) blue/pink/white. Our sponsors this week are: Aurora Wings and Kenny K .  I chose to use a digi from Aurora Wings called Mermaid on Moon. Theses digis are so beautiful and fun to color! I chose the color combo 1) blue/purple/turquoise.  One of my favorite color combos to color with!
What I used to create this card: 
Sentiment stamp: Stampendous
DP: Graphic45 Secret Garden, Mother Goose
Spellbinders nesties Standard Circle LG
Memory Box dies Loopy Rings, Precious Stars
Dewdrops The Robin's Nest
bling Teresa Collins, DCWV
Vintage glitter multi crystal Stampendous
Stickles diamond

Copics used:
skin: E11, E50, E51, E33
moon: B000, B00, B02
mermaid: BG000, BG02, BG05, BV02, BV04, BV08
airbrushed background: B02, BG05, BV08

Challenges: challenge- Use those dies challenge #143- Anything Goes challenge #41- Anything Goes Add  a die cut challenge #14- Anything Goes challenge #170- your fav color combo challege- Mar 25-Mar31- Anything Goes challenge #39- Anything Goes challenge #61- Anything Goes

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Happy coloring!

Lucky To Know You

Happy St. Patrick's Day!

I wanted to share this adorable card I made today, well better late than never and I found this sweet little image to use.  It's from a gal named Heather Hudson and she sells these digital collage sheets on Etsy found HERE and she also has a cool challenge blog called My Artistic Adventure found HERE . The sketch I used is from MOJO Monday. Everything I used is from my stash.  The only thing new is the printable collage.

What I used to create this card:
Image: Printable college from Designs by Heather Hudson
Sentiment stamp: Unity
DP: stash and corrugate stack DCWV
Memory Box die: Lucky Leaves
shamrock stickers Reflections
twine: The Twinery
bling TPC Studio
Pearls: Kaisercraft
TH distress inks: worn lipstick, crushed olive, forest moss
stickles: diamond, gold

Challenges: challenge #5- St. Patricks Day or Spring week #210- Anything Goes challenge #40- Green or Spring challenge #9- Green/St. Patrick's Day challenge- Neglected dies linky party #27- button,ribbon,twine, brad (use at least 2) 

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The sketch I used

Eggs'tra Special Person

Happy Sunday everyone,

It's time for the 613 Avenue Create blog always anything goes challenge.  This week's optional theme is 1st day of spring and make 2D or 3d flowers. Fun huh!  The sponsors for the challenge are Eureka Stamps and Scrapper's Delight's .   I chose to use a digi from Eureka called Sm. chicks In eggs.  I think it is just adorable.  I made an Easter card for my stash and used spring colors!  Ah Spring, I can't wait for you to get here!!!

Here's what I used to create this card:
digi: Eureka Stamps Sm. chicks in eggs
DP: Doodlebug Springtime
Spellbinders Labels Twenty-one
Memory Box die: paper Cuts Tulips
IO die: 066-C
Twine: Doodlebug
DCWV: Mosaic tile stickers Spring
TH distress inks: crushed olive, worn lipstick
metal charm: stash

Copics used:
chicks: Y11, Y13, Y15, Y17, 
Shadows: C1, C3
eggs: V000, V01, V04, R81, R83, R85, B000, B01, B02,
YG11, YG13, YG17
white gel pen for highlights
Doodling:  Copic multi-liner 0.3

Challenges entering: challenge #141- Color it challenge- Anything Goes challenge #102- Anything Goes challenge #60- Anything Goes challenge #198- Cute and Cuddly 

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Happy coloring!

Birthday Wishes

Hello there,

I have a card to share today that I just finished for my sister's birthday on Saturday. I just love this new paper collection from Graphic45 called Botanical Tea.  Absolutely gorgeous.  I am also working on another project with this paper that I will share when I finish it!  I wanted to play this particular challenge this week at Cardabilities. It's a sketch.  You can follow the link below.  It's the first one under challenges.

Here's what I used to create this card:
Sentiment stamp: Hero Arts
DP: Graphic45 Botanical Tea
Ribbon: May Arts
Twine: The Twinery
Pearl: stash
Spellbinders Shapabilities: Jewel flowers&flourishes

Challenges: challenge #94- Sketch challenge #168- Anything Goes challenge #301- Birthday cards challenge #123- Anything Goes challenge #163- Anything Goes challenge #26- Anything Goes challenge #142- Sentiments only challenge Mar11-Mar17- Anything Goes challenge #106- Anything Goes

Vintage Bathing Beauty

Happy Friday all!

Today is week two of the Simply Create Too challenge found HERE The theme is Use Your Stash!!! I decided I need Birthday cards for my stash and I found these lovely digital sheets from Polly's Papers. You can find her Etsy shop HERE and of course my favorite Graphic45 papers.

What I used to make this card:
Sentiment stamp: Hero Arts
DP:  Graphic45 Couture
digital sheet: Polly's paper digital sheet-Romantic Frames&Tags
Poppystamps die small garden sprig
trimming heidi swapp
twine The Twinery
bling: Prima
stash: bling, brads, flowers,key
corner chomper: Deco
Tim Holtz distress ink vintage photo

Challenges: challenge- Anything Goes Birthday challenge #27- Girlz Rule challenge #13- Anything Goes linky party #26- Birthdays challenge- Jenny's Bingo game (pink,flowers,pearls) challenge- Anything Goes challenge #203- Birthday Bonanza challenge #3- Vintage or Retro Mar 4- Mar 10 challenge- Anything Goes challenge- Anything Goes challenge #109- Birthdays

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 Happy crafting!


Hello there all,

I did some coloring today and put together this card for St. Patty's Day.  This lovely lady is a Saturated Canary digi called Shannon.  I need to get busy on some St. Patty's day cards so here is the first one. Most everything I already had in my stash. The die cut bow and little leave are new from a rubber stamp show I want to last weekend.  The sentiment is cut with the Silhouette.

What I used to create this card: 
Spellbinders Nesties Lacey Oval
Darice shamrock embossing folder
IO dies 063-I, 066-C
Memory Box die lucky leaves
flower: my moments
stash: pearls&swirls, rick rack, lace
Stickles: diamond

Copics used:
skin: E11, E50, E51, E93
hair: YR21, E15, E18
eyes: YG11, YG13, YG17
dress: Y11, Y13, Y15, YG21, YG23, YR25 YG11, YG13, YG17
bag & shoes: YG91,YG93, YG95

challenges: challenge month long- Anything Goes challenge #122- Anything Goes challenge-Anything Goes/pearls and swirls challenge #71-live a clean, green life challenge #25- Anything Goes Challenge-use 3,5, or 7 of something - I used 3 kinds of pearls challenge #185- tent topper card challenge #181- Anything Goes
#44- any digi goes challenge #59- Anything Goes

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 Happy Coloring!

LaScala 1931

Good Sunday everyone,
Hope you all are having a good weekend!  It's time once again for the weekly challenge over at 613 Avenue Create.  It's an always Anything Goes challenge and this week's option is Use Your Stash. Our sponsor is Rick St. Dennis found HERE .  I chose to use a digi called La Scala 1931.  I think she is just beautiful with such great details!  I wish I looked like that!! LOL!  I found this card on UTube.  It called a Magic card.  Just go to UTube and type in Tracylovestoscrap and she will walk you through it's construction.  Very easy to do.  It will stand on it's own and flip up to reveal your sentiment!

What I used to make this card:
digi: RSD La Scala 1931
sentiment: Chocolate Baroque Birthday Words
DP: Graphic45 Couture
Spellbinders Nesties Labels eight
Martha Stewart border punches: Daisy, traditional scallop
Memory Box die: Bella Bouquet
stickers: starform
bling: Zva

Copics used:
skin: E11, E50, E51, E93
hair: Yr21, E23
dress: BG13, BG16, BG18
cape: V91, V93, V95, Y21, Y23, Y26

challenges: challenge #121- Anything Goes Feb 25-Mar 3- challenge- Anything Goes challenge #184- Anything Goes challenge- Spring colors challenge- favorite colors challenge #25- Anything Goes challenge #104- Anything Goes challenge #46- Anything Goes challenge #13- Always Anything Goes


 Happy Coloring!