Saturday, February 27, 2010

Poppy Seed Challenge 1

Found a new challenge this week, 'Poppy Seed Challenge' by Lisa Johnson. Lisa has just given us a couple of 'seeds' to play with: crystals, flower stamp and light yellow. Such a fun challenge. If you would like to play along go HERE. (the more the merrier LOL!)

Stamps: Blooming button bits (PTI), Background basics: text style (PTI), Damask designs (PTI)
Ink: Lemon tart, only orange, kiwi kiss
Card: Kraft, very vanilla, lemon tart bitty box basics
Accessories: Apron lace border punch, rhinestones, ripe avocado twill ribbon, crystal effects, green floss

Friday, February 26, 2010

Embellish Birthday Colour Challenge

Just thought I would pop in with another card for the Embellish Challenge.

Stamps: Turning a new leaf (PTI), Blooming button bits (PTI)

Ink: Vintage cream, chocolate chip, wild wasabi

Card: Wild wasabi, not quite navy

Accessories: Enchanted evening satin ribbon, vintage buttons, apron lace border punch

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Embellish Birthday Colour Challenge

This is my card for the 'Embellish Birthday Colour Challenge'.

Stamps: Crazy for cupcakes (SU!), Signature greetings (PTI), Background basics: retro (PTI)
Card: Whisper white, wild wasabi, chocolate chip, DSP (SU!) retired
Ink: Passion pink, wild wasabi, choclate chip, not quite navy
Accessories: Enchanted evening satin ribbon (PTI)

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Under Pressure

Talk about under pressure LOL! Have you visited Nichole's blog? It is PTI's 3rd anniversary this month and they are celebrating in a BIG way. There are new products being introduced, challenges, and best of all LOTS of prizes to be won! Woohoo!

Here is my card for the 'colour by numbers' challenge along with the colour palette that I had to use. I didn't have all the colours, but fortunately my PTI order arrived yesterday with lots of new goodies to play with ... I was sooo happy when one of my colour choices was kraft! LOL!

Stamps: Baby button bits (PTI), Polka dot basics II
Card: Very vanilla, kraft
Ink: Lemon tart, versamark, kiwi kiss, baja breeze
Accessories: Lemon tart satin ribbon, ocean tides vintage buttons, white gel pen, sponges, glue dots, dimensionals

Saturday, February 6, 2010

Embellish Colour Challenge w/ Ribbon

I received my new 'Stampin' Bella' stamps this week WooHoo! and couldn't wait to ink them up. I loved the colours from the Embelish challenge, so I did another card using them. The 'ribbon' flower came from a video tutorial on Youtube (there are quite a few).

Stamps: Anise Ketto (Stampin' Bella), Fancy flourishes (PTI), Mixed mega messages (PTI)
Ink: Pink pirouette, black stazon, tempting turquoise, chocolate chip
Card: Pink pirouette, chocolate chip, tempting turquoise, whisper white
Accessories: Turquoise ribbon (SU!), stickles

PTI Emboss Resist Challenge

Papertrey INK

Nicholes's challenge was to use the technique 'emboss resist'. I loved Nichole's sample and am looking forward to all the Fabulous changes that are happening over at PTI this year.

Stamps: Everyday button bits (PTI), Background basics: text style (PTI), Scattered showers (PTI)
Card: Kraft (of course), very vanilla and chocolate chip
Ink: Chocolate chip, creamy caramel, versamark, soft sky, baja breeze
Accessories: Twine (PTI), Vintage buttons (PTI)

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Embellish Colour Challenge w/ Ribbon

Just a quick post today .... I will come back later with recipe ....