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CHALLENGE #12 - LACE AND PEARLS

Hi, everyone!!!  It's time again for another challenge at Di's Digi Designs.  The challenge for the next two weeks is "Lace and Pearls".  For me, as a very girlie lady, is an easy one.  Is it for you?  Go to our blog to see all the beautiful projects our DTs have prepared for your inspiration and have fun participating.  Ah!!!  Don't forget that if you use one of our images you will have twice the chance to win.


Here is my card:





Our lovely sponsor is Joanna Sheen


and prize is $10 voucher to her awesome shop!!!

MAGICAL MONDAY - ALL CRITTERS GREAT AND SMALL

Hi everyone, I know this post comes a bit late, I apologize for that, but my youngest kid was sick and that kept me pretty busy.  Thank God he's better now. 
Yesterday was Magical Monday at Paper Cupcakes.  The theme for this challenge is "Critters".  You have to make a card/project with any kind of "critter" in the image - animal, bug, fish, etc.  Free range in creativity and design, but your image has to incorporate a critter.  You do not need to use one of our digital images to play along, but of course we would love to see a Paper Cupcakes image used. If you use a Paper Cupcake's image, you will be entered into the drawing twice to win.
Here is my card for your inspiration and please go to our blog to see all the wonderful projects our DTs have prepared for you.


BE HAPPY

Hi, it's time for another challenge at Aud Sentiments.  The theme this time is "HAPPY", just use the word happy anywhere in your card or project, ease peasy, don't you think?  Go to our challenge blog to see all the wonderful projects our DT's have prepared for you.

And because "HAPPY" is the theme, I wanted my card to give that feeling the moment that you look at it. Check it out:



The digital stamp is from our sponsor AI Factory.  It's called Ella Teacher, isn't she a cutey?

Please join us at Aud Sentiments and have fun participating!

MY FIRST TUTORIAL

Hi again!!!  I'm very excited because this is my first tutorial.  I will show how to make a candy bar card, to put a name to it.  I had to prepare this tutorial for SCRAPBOOKING GALICIA, where I'm the Guest Designer for St. Valentine's Day.  Yeyyyy!!!

Here is what you need to do:
You will need a piece of cardstock of 8" by 11".  On the 8" side score at:

3½", 3-3/4", 4", 7½" and 7-3/4".


On the 11" side, please score at:
7" and 7¼"

Cut the below rectangle that measures 3½" x 4" and cut the above rectangle that measures ½" x 7", and do a little cut where there are the other two scores.  I know it sounds complicated but it isn't.  See the photos below for a better reference.



Closer look:

 Make all the folds, except the one shown on the photo (the one that it is on 3-3/4"):

Closer look:
Glue as show with a strong adhesive.







To make the flower you will need:

Tissue Tape (I used one from Tim Holtz)
10" of…

MORE VALENTINE CARDS

Hi everyone, these are a few more Valentine Cards I made. 

This is the recipe for the first card: 

DP - My Mind's Eye
Image- Magnolia Stamp
Ticket Sentiments - Digi from Paper Cupcakes
Dew Drops - Robin's Nest
Distress Inks
Flowers - Prima Marketing
Stickles


This first card joins the following challenges:

That Craft Place Blog - Love is all Around
The Squirrel and the Fox - Valentine's Day
Crafty Calendar Challenge - Love and Marriage
Stampavie and More - Love

The second card was paper-pieced:



The following card is last one and was made using:

DP - My Mind's Eye
Flowers - WOC
Branch Punch - MS
Image - Magnolia Stamp
Distress Inks
Others



This last card joins the following challenges:

Just Magnolia - Pink, Pearls & Lace
Dream Valley Challenges - Valentine
Lets Ink It Up - Ribbons and Lace
Stamptacular Sunday - Pearls and Lace
My Sheri Crafts - Love is in the Air
Simon Says Stamps - Love is in the Air

CHALLENGE #11 OF DI'S DIGI - SNOW, SNOWMEN, SNOWFLAKES

Hi, it's time for another challenge at Di's Digi.  This time the challenge theme is SNOW, anything that happens in a snow day.  Go to our blog to see all the wonderful projects our DT's have prepared for your inspiration. Have fun participating, you don't have to use our images but if you do, you have a chance to win 2 images from Dis Digi Designs in addition to a chance to win the sponsor prize.

Here is my card:





Our SPONSOR this week is Sketching Stamper.  They are offering our winner 4 images of choice from her shop.

This card joins the following challenges:
Mojo Monday - Sketch #227

TOO MUCH FOR ST. VALENTINE'S DAY...

...LOL, hi everybody.  Here are various (of the many) St. Valentine's cards I had made for sell.  I have to make more (hopefully 2 of them with Magnolia stamps) because they were all pre-ordered.  I hope you enjoy them and serve you as inspiration.

These 3 were for men, although my husband says they look too feminine, but, hey, after all is from a lady to a gentleman, it has to be feminine! don't you think?



Here are a couple more:



And here is a sneak peek of a tutorial I'll be giving soon.  Stay tuned...

PAPER CUPCAKES

Hi, today is another Magical Monday and it's time for another challenge at Paper Cupcakes. The theme this week is "For Someone You Love".  Design a card/project for someone you love (eg, husband, children, sister, etc.) using the colours pink and white with one other colour, but that color can't be red.  You can also use our freebie for this week.  Go to our blog to see all the wonderful projects our DT's has prepared for your inspiration.  Come and join the fun! 

AUD SENTIMENTS - CHALLENGE

Hi everyone. It's time for another challenge at Aud Sentiments.  This time the challenge is to create anything but a card, with a sentiment.  Put those minds to work and create something to give or to hang on your wall, anything, the most important thing is to have fun creating it.  If you need a bit of inspiration go to our blog to see all the wonderful projects our DT's have prepared for you. 
Here is my project.  The fairy digi stamp is from Stamp and Create, who is our sponsor in this challenge.  Isn't she gorgeous?





As I told you before, our sponsor is Stamp and Create.  You will receive a $20 gift voucher to spend at their store.  They have a huge variety of stamps and embellies.