Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The Sky's the Limit

Time for another challenge at Cardz4Guys.

This week 


That's right anything to do with sky, clouds, balloons, planes, etc.

Here's my take

Hope you have a chance to play along, just make sure it is suitable for a guy.

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Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Be Strong

Played along with the Craft Hoarders Anonymous Challenge #5 which is to Pick a Stamp, Any Stamp

I hoard dollies and anything butterfly

MFT border die, Recollections butterfly, Stampabilities sentiment, dollie and twine from my stash

 Other considerations provided by:

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Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Happy 9th Birthday

Hello and welcome to the new challenge this week at

We would like to see how you are inspired by 


I made a card for my 9 yo neighbor.

Studio Calico Darling Dear dp, Stampendous sentiment, Creative Embellishments circle sprayed with glimmer mist and a balloon brad from my stash

Remember old or young we are a challenge blog for GUYS only.

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Sunday, April 6, 2014

Enjoy your day

Today I've been on a mission to get more crafting done.  So far so good.  My current card uses the

weekly challenge sketch


On of my bowling teammates birthday is tomorrow and I put this together for her (I feel so old she will be 30!!)

BG Fiction dp; Sizzix embossing older; PTI sentiment; Dienamics dollie die; MS butterfly punch; misc stash items

Other considerations provided by:

Challenges for Everybody ~ anything goes
Stamping Sensations ~ dies and/or punches
Crafty Calendar Challenge ~ things with wings



Seize the Sketch #17

Finally had time to play along with the  

Seize the Sketch challenge.  

Don't you just love a nice simple sketch.  That's just what they have this week

MME paper, sequins from my stash and Sizzix butterfly die

I love inspiring cards with a message.  This one will go to a woman at work.

The sentiment is from Word Art Wednesday and I am submitting for their Anything Goes weekly challenge.

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SRM Challenge #2

Loving the new challenge blog SRM Challenge.  This is my second submission (#1 HERE).

As I have a box of SRM product I pulled out their white glassine bags and tried my hand at decorating one.  Love, love, love all the gift bags done by DT member Angie

The challenge is CELEBRATION

Used SRM We've Got Your Border stickers, Hampton Art sentiment, Basic Grey pearls, the flowers and hand-made from vellum and added some Heidi Swapp color shine. 

Also submitting for Speedy Fox and Friends ~ use vellum.

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Friday, April 4, 2014

Happy Graduation

Is anyone but me glad today was Friday?  It's been a long week and I have to re-energize for another bowling tournament this weekend.  Calgon take me away...................

Did you know there's a new challenge that just debuted?  It's SRM Challenge.  I have a couple of bloggie friends on the DT and I have a "few" SRM stickers so I had to play along.  

The first challenge is "Celebration"

I have a few friends and family graduations coming up so I need to start on my cards.  Here's the first

GCD paper; sentiment and cap SRM Stickers by the Dozen Graduation; Sizzix banner die, misc sequins

Other consideration provided by:

Chocolate Coffee Cards ~ Stripes

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Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Make Us Laugh!

Welcome to another fabulous challenge at 

I am sure this one will appeal to many, after all who doesn't like a good laugh from time-to-time?

The challenge is 


So go thru the stash and pull out your funny images and/or sentiments and link up.

Here's my DT card this week

Can't wait to see all your funny creations, but remember:

Young or old it has to be for a guy ~ that means no flowers, bows or lace.

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Sunday, March 30, 2014

2nd Card

 This is the card for Debbie's husband (Debbie's card is HERE)


Also submitting to Word Art Wednesday "anything goes" challenge.

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Altered note books

Hi again, hope you had a wonderful Sunday as I have.
I've been buying lots of note books to alter for sale at craft shows.  They are a big hit with the 7-12 year old group.  

The challenge at City Crafter is "TAKE NOTE".  Here's one of the altered note books I did recently

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