Monday, August 14, 2017

Life's a Beach, Ride the Waves

Hello crafty friends,

Today I have another beach card, inspired by this months mood board challenge over at

Craftin Desert Divas.


This is Floatie Girl Digital stamp  sand castle, bucket and shovel are from Sand Castle Girl
Digital Stamp set.
the sand is cut from the Ocean border dies - I used a pearl embossing powder to make the foamy surf & added some very light distress ink to the background using a stencil I made of the ocean waves.
The shell is from the Island Dies.
Added some shimmer  sequins and sentiments from a retired set Summer Lovin.

Thanks for stopping by to check out my card, I hope you will join us for the CDD monthly challenge over on the CDD facebook gallery.

STAY CRAFTY!!!


Saturday, August 12, 2017

Over The Moon Birthday

Hello crafty friends,
I hope everyone is enjoying all the awesome projects from the Crafting Desert Divas
August Release.

I used the Digital stamp set Space Cadet to make both a boy and a girl birthday card.

I used the Fancy Frame Dies for the panel and colored with copics.
Glossy accents were added to the helmets and I used Glimmering Gemstone sequins.

Thanks for stopping by to check out my projects, cant wait to see what everyone creates with their new CDD Goodies.

STAY CRAFTY!!


Friday, August 11, 2017

Mission Control

Hello Crafty friends,

I hope everyone is enjoying the Craftin Desert Divas Release.

I was in the hospital for my cardiac ablation and went release shopping as soon as I was awake.  My family could not believe I was shopping.  They just don't understand the cuteness of a new release.

Today I am showcasing the Box card Die Set and Space Cadet Digital Stamp Set


I printed and colored a bunch of the digital stamps and used glossy accents on the helmets.
The paper is from a 12 x12 pad  I used the Garden Border Dies to make my landscape.
Flag Banner Die and Starstruck sequins

This box card die set is so fun & easy to create with.
Thanks for stopping by to see my project.

STAY CRAFTY!!!


Saturday, August 5, 2017

Mermaid Box Card

Hello Crafty friends,

Hope you are enjoying the peeks at Craftin Desert Divas  

Today we are showcasing the super cute Box Card Die.

I made a little scene inside as well.
 
The Box Card Die will be in the new release section soon
 
I also used the Ocean Border Dies
And some of the clear stamp sets
Paper is DoodleBug - under the sea & I added
All the coloring is copic and added some gel pen accents.
 
Thanks for stopping by and stay tuned as the design teams bring you lots of cute peeks and previews!!
 
 
STAY CRAFTY!!

Monday, July 31, 2017

Mermaid Birthday Card

Hello crafty friends,
I have a Mermaid birthday card to share today.

This card features QT-Patootie-Mermaid-Digital stamp by PaperCraftingWorld

 
I used a stencil by Dutch Doobadoo and distress oxides for the background.
memory box circle die and the banner, sentiment, bubbles & sequins  are by
 
I colored the scene with copics and accented with gel pens.
 
Thanks for stopping by to check out my project.
 
 

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Life is better at the beach!

Hello crafty friends,
I was in need of a beachy card, as it has rained here every day for over a week!!!


I combined a couple digi stamps to make this card.
The castle and girl are from Sandcastle Girl Digi Set
Palm trees are from Merry & Bright digi 
Sentiment is from the new clear set - Sunny Smiles
I used  the Ocean Border Dies to make a stencil and distress inked the background.
The little frames are from the Treat Bag Die Set


I hope you will join us and play along with the social media challenge on the CDD Facebook Gallery.

STAY CRAFTY!!







Thursday, July 20, 2017

Missing You

Hello crafty friends,

Here today with a card for Craftin Desert Divas

.
I have the digital stamp from the June Release covered wagon
& the Southwest Border Die
I used the Fancy Frames Dies  for the sand.
The sentiment and horse are both from Farm Living clear stamp set (in retiring section)

I colored the horse and wagon with copics and added some spots on the horse.
The background is very simple ink.

Thanks for stopping by to check out my project.

  STAY CRAFTY!





Sunday, July 16, 2017

Hay There

Hello crafty friends,

Stopping by to share a project for Craftin Desert Divas

 
I used the digital stamp Cowboy Cactus - colored with copics and added some google eyes to give him some added character.
The dies are from Southwest Border die set & fancy frame dies for the scalloped rectangles
the flag is from Flag Banner Dies
Papers are lawn lawn plaid and Doodlebug
sentiment is from Farm Living clear stamp set   (currently in the retiring section)
 
Thanks for stopping by and please join us in the facebook gallery for the monthly social medial challenge.
 
STAY CRAFTY!
 
 
 

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Merry & Bright - Christmas in July

Hello crafty friends,
Hope you have enjoyed the new release from Craftin Desert Divas

I have a little Christmas in July today
 
This is one of the new Digis - Merry & Bright.
I flipped on  the trees and put them all together in Pic Monkey.
I did Stickles for the lights.
The frame is Fancy Frame Dies
Sentiment is from  Santa's Helpers clear stamp set
 
Thanks for stopping by to check out my project.
 
STAY CRAFTY!
 
 
 

Lonely squirrel

Hello crafty friends!
Today I'm sharing a design team post for PaperCraftingWorld.
I have a digital stamp card today.
This is Squirrel by Campfire digital stamp

 
I printed the digital stamp and used distress ink for the background. I spritzed the background with shimmer mist.  I colored the digital stamp with copics and accented with gel pen, gloss pen and glitter pen for the fire
The sentiment is from Power Poppy, as I thought he looked lonely there all by himself.
The scalloped frame is Craftin Desert Divas and the wooden paper is by doodlebug.
 
Thanks for stopping by to check out my project.
 
 

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Ahoy Matey!

 
 
 
 
Hello crafty friends,

Today I am sharing another  project for Craftin Desert Divas July release.
http://craftindesertdivas.com/new-release/

I have used the Ocean Borders Die set today.
Ialso added a new digital stamp Ahoy Matey.
 

I printed the digital stamp twice and cut one out with my scan and cut, colored with copics and added some glossy accents for the eyes and  glass. I distress inked the background and added some water drops.  I used Metallic Gilding polish for the waves and added snow accent for the froth. I layered them with the digital cut out in between.
 
 
Thanks for stopping by and I hope you enjoy the release, and don't forget our mothly social media challenge on the facebook group Craftin Desert Divas Gallery
 
STAY CRAFTY!
 
 
 

Friday, July 7, 2017

Wish upon a star

Hello crafty friends,

Today I am sharing a project for Craftin Desert Divas July release.
http://craftindesertdivas.com/new-release/

Today a have a super cute die set Island Dies.
As soon as I saw this set I knew I had to make a shaker card.

I cut all the dies on white paper and colored the sand, and trees with copics.
All the shaker bits I colored with spectrum noir sparkle pens and added some sequins from
The seaweed, big starfish and sentiment are from the mini clear stamp set Wish upon a star (currently in the retiring section for 2.99) 
The frame is from fancy frame dies   I used distress ink on the frame and some white for whispy clouds on the top

Thanks for stopping by and I hope you enjoy the release, and don't forget our mothly social media challenge on the facebook group Craftin Desert Divas Gallery
 
STAY CRAFTY
 
 

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Hope Your Day is a Splash

Hello crafty friends,

Today I am sharing a project for Craftin Desert Divas July release.
http://craftindesertdivas.com/new-release/

I have used the Ocean Borders Die set today.
I used all three together and also added a digital stamp from one of the new digis.
Merry and Bright.

 
I used distress inks for the ocean base and colored the coral & trees with copics.
added snow accent to the waves and shoreline.
Stickles create the sparkle on the tree lights.
I cut all the pieces with the Fancy Frame Dies to keep the scalloped edges and make the card square.
 
Thanks for stopping by and I hope you enjoy the release, and don't forget our mothly social media challenge on the facebook group Craftin Desert Divas Gallery
 
STAY CRAFTY
 
 
 
 
 


Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Smore Hugs

Hello Crafty friends,

Kelli here today with a post to share for PaperCraftingWorld
Today I have a cute little digital stamp Smore Guy  
I printed it twice and made a smore girl

 
I used the die cut frame from lawn fawn and colored my smores with copics, added glossy accents.
Added my sequins and all set.
The hugs is My favorite things.
 
Thanks for stopping by to check out my project.
STAY CRAFTY!
 
Go grab a digi and Get Crafty today!
 
 

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Cup of Tea

Hello crafty friends,

Sharing a digital image from Sasayaki Glitter today for the summer 2017 coffee lovers blog hop.

the Tea bag and sentiment are from Simon Says Stamp Coffee & Friends.
Copic colored and embellish from the Simon Coffee card kit.

Hope you are enjoying the hop.


More Ferris Wheel Fun

Hello Divas -
I hope you are enjoying the amazing release over at Craftin Desert Divas

I have another card with the Ferris Wheel die.
this is such a fun die to create with.
 
This die is totally interactive. The wheel turns and each cart turns freely.
I used Brads to attach them all individually.
For this card I used distress ink to make a background.
Glitter paper for the ferris wheel and carts.
I used pups and cats from the Pawsome Friends clear stamp set.
Sentiments/ticket are from Fair Fun Clear stamp set.
Clouds are from Scene builder 2 Dies
 
Thanks for stopping by
 

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Southwest sunset

Hello Divas - I hope everyone is enjoying the new release @ Craftin Desert Divas

I really love the new Southwest border dies.

Here is another project I made with them.
 
I used distress oxide inks for the sand and sunset sky.
The cactus are cut on white and colored with distress inks.
the sentiment is from Scoops clear stamp set
 
 
Thanks for stopping by.
 
 

Friday, June 23, 2017

Brentwood Mug Life

Hello coffee lovers!
Summer hop time is here ---- yeah!
I have a card featuring the brentwood owl from Jessica Lynn Originals.
He is a freebie in the shop
http://jessicalynnoriginal.com/limited-edition-instant-download-jessicalynnoriginal-coms-summer-2017-coffee-lovers-blog-hop-digital-rubber-stamp/

 
I cut the image 2 times - on white and on the yellow pattern paper.
the highlighted the chair with colored pencil.
Brentwood is copic colored and I freehanded the palm tree.
the sentiments are from a little stamp set by studio L2E -Morning cup.
The coffee paper is from Your next stamp and the frames are Craftin Desert Divas.
 
Thank for stopping by - enjoy the hop!
 
 

Coffee with You!

Hello fellow coffee lovers and crafty friends.

Sharing a card for the Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop today.
Featuring Coffee Love Digital stamp by Craftin Desert Divas

 
Colored the stamp and sun with copics (&glossy accent on the shades)
To go with the summer theme - I created a subtle beach background with markers and distress inks.
The sentiment is from Coffee Break clear stamp set
Sun is from a retired set Gotta Wear Shades.
Sequins from glittering gemstones.
 
 
ENJOY the Hop, COFFEE on and STAY Crafty
 

Monday, June 19, 2017

SMILE

Hello Crafty Divas,
Today I have one of the new digital stamps -Rodeo Cowgirl and another new Die
Southwest Border from the June release @ http://craftindesertdivas.com/

The digital is copic colored (I added to cow patches to her hat band)
The Smile sentiment is from Say it Big clear stamp set.
I did distress ink sky and desert and just added the dies - quick and so very cute.
The little coyote is my favorite.
 
Stay tuned for more goodness from the design team and join us for the release on 6/23.
 
STAY CRAFTY!
 
 

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Ferris Wheel Fun

Hello Crafty Divas,

Today I am sharing the new Ferris Wheel Die from the upcoming Release over at Craftin Desert Divas    The release is available 6/23.

This die is totally interactive. The wheel turns and each cart turns freely.
I used Brads to attach them all individually.
For this card I used distress ink to make a colorful background.
I used pups and cats from the Pawsome Friends clear stamp set.
Sentiments are from Fair Fun Clear stamp set.
I used stickles on the stars, brads, and carts.
Nuvo drops for the ferris wheel lights.
 
Hope you enjoy the peek and the relesase.
STAY CRAFTY
 
 
 

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Gotta Wear Shades

Hello crafty friends -

Today I have a design team post for Papercraftingworld.com
This is Bear-On-Lounger-Digital stamp




I made the background with distress inks and added some liquid pearls for the water edge.
I colored the digital stamp with copics after cutting it out on my scan and cut.
I used spectrum noir glitter pen on the umbrella and glossy accents on the glasses and drink.
The sentiments are from Craftin Desert Divas clear set - Gotta Wear Shades.

Added a couple sequins because ...... well sequins.

Left it plain and simple as I wanted the umbrella to really pop.


Thanks for stopping by to check out my project.
STAY CRAFTY!
 
Go grab a digi and Get Crafty today!
 

Friday, June 16, 2017

Summer Fun

Hello Crafty Divas-
sharing another beach card today with some super cute digital stamps for
Craftin Desert Divas

 
This cutie is Floatie Girl  Digital stamp - also includes ball &  glasses
The umbrella and drink are from Beach Day Girl digital stamp.
the bucket is from Sandcastle Girl digital stamp.
The window frame is the Window Pane Die
sentiment is from retired stamp set Gotta Wear Shades.
 
I colored all the digital stamps with copics & used Glossy accents on the shades & glass.
gel pen on the tube & eyes.
Added some Pink droplets  for a little zing and used
Spectrum noir sparkle pen on the ball and suit.
 
 

Thanks for stopping by to check out the project.
please join us over on facebook for the CDD monthly challenge, check out our awesome mood board and play along on the CDD Gallery page.

STAY CRAFTY!!