Monday, September 28, 2015

Go Vegan!

Hello there!

Here is my card for MFT Sketch Challenge #247

The stamp I am using is "Tom's Plea" from High Hopes Stamps.
Find this image and tons more here at High Hopes!

I stamped my cute little image with black Archival ink on watercolor paper, and coloured with
Gamsai Tambi watercolors. After the image was dry I fussy cut it. I used Glossy Accents on the sign Tom's is holding. The Designer Paper is "Hearty" two -sided paper from Authentique.

Here is a closed up!

I die cut two white cardstock rectangles and one with the designer paper to give some dimension.
I pop also my image with 3D foam adhesive to give the same dimension from the frame I created.
The sentiment was embossed with Apricot embossing powder from SING!
Other Supplies: Small Stitched Rectangle Stackables from Lawn Fawn, Black Gelly Pen, Gold Thread, Button from my stash, Tracing Wheel, Early Espresso & Crumb Cake Cardstock from S.U.

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Have a BLESS day.

Painting Elf...Double Gate Fold Card

Happy Monday crafty friends,
My card for today is a Double Gate Fold Card using "Painting Elf" from High Hopes Stamps.

Find this image and tons more here at  High hopes Stamps!

The image was embossed in Black Sparkle embossing powder onto watercolor paper and watercolored with my brand new Gamsai Tambi 24 colours set.
Colors List: 32 34 43 44 54 53 58 64 139 46 47 20 10
After my cute image was dry I fussy cut it leaving a small white border. The circles dies are from Spellbinders. I also at some Glossy accents on paintbrush and paint to give the illusion of wet paint.

This is how the inside panel of the card looks like. The sentiment I used is from a Christmas stamp set from Hero Arts I purchase many years ago on Michaels. 
You can see the tutorial for this card HERE!


Head on over to the High Hopes Stamp Blog and join the September Challenge to win Two Free stamps, and don't forget to check out the other Amazing Design Team Samples.

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Have a Bless day. 

Friday, September 25, 2015

Polka Dot Gift Wrapping!

Hello there!

Just sharing a small project I did this past weekend!!!
I saw this DIY on Pinterest how to make your own wrapping paper.
Love it!

To created this wrapping paper I used a brown paper bag, a pencil with an erase, and (Picket Fence) Distress Paint. It was super easy to created this!

I stamped the image with Versa Mark and heat emboss with black sparkle embossing powder.
I coloured my image I used Gamsai Tambi watercolors. 
Others supplies:Very Vanilla seam-binding ribbon, Spun Sugar distress ink, DP "Baby Collection Kit" from Carta Bella, Happy Birthday Princess from C.C. Design, and small & medium doily.

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Have a Bless day.

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Lawnscaping Challenge #114

Hello Everyone,
Here is my card for Lawnscaping Challenge #114 One Layer Card!

I confess this was a pretty hard challenge I don't usually made one layer card. I love dimension and lots of embellishments...but I believe I did great right!

Supplies I used: Happy Harvest Stamp Set & Lawn Cuts from Lawn Fawn, Burlap Stencils, MFT White Cardstock, Antique Linen, Tea Dye, Vintage Photo distress inks, Gold & White Pen, Orange Button, Gamsai Tambi, Linen Thread, Certainly Celery, Crumb Cake, & Summer Starfruit inks.

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Have a Bless day.

Monday, September 21, 2015

Snowman Mini Tags

Good Morning High Hopes Fans,

I am preparing my Christmas little goodies for my daughter's teachers!
This year I have two great teacher to spoiled for the!

This adorable and cute stamp set is "Snowman Mini Set" from High Hopes.
Think of all the cute things you could created with just one set.. right!

My inspiration for this project come from the small brown paper bag.
Yes... the brown paper bag!

Supplies List:
"Snowman Mini Set" from High Hopes Rubber Stamps
Very Vanilla Cardstock, The Paper Studio Design Paper (Christmas Multi Stripe)
Art Grip Aquarelle Pencils 126, 131, 167, 230, 235 from Faber-Castell, Water Brush
Inks: Jet Black Archival Ink, Tea Dye & Walnut Stain Distress Inks,
 Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist (Rouge), Gelato (Gold Champagne), Red Jute, Small Paper Bag, Mini Red Clothes Pin, Lawn Cuts (Tag You're It) and Christmas Ribbon

Hope you're being inspired with this new release "Joys Of The Season"
Please stop by High Hopes Blog and check it out what the Divas have created for
this releases.

Thank you for visiting my blog!
Have a Bless day.

Monday, September 14, 2015

"Snowman Stumble"

Happy Monday High Hopes Fans,

Today, I am sharing a not traditional Christmas Card using "Snowman Stumble"
one of the new images release "Joys Of The Seasons" from High Hopes Stamps.

My inspiration for this card comes from the 6X6 paper pad "Altitude Collection" from BOBUNNY. I bought this paper pad a couple weeks ago on sale at Hobby Lobby. Love it because is still a holiday paper but not the traditional red, white, and green Christmas colors.
I stamped "Snowman Stumble" with Memento Tuxedo Black ink and coloured with Copic Markers, then fussy cut it leaving a tiny white border. My circles are dies from Spellbinder Circles I layer the circles with 3D foam adhesive. I also distress one of the circles and the pattern paper with "Shaded Lilac" distress ink. To give some bring to my card I used Diamond Stickles on the hat.

I love this cute snowman, he is so stinking cute right!

Other Supplies:
Cardstock: Perfect Plum from S.U & Smooth white from MFT. Gelly Roll White Pen, Linen Thread, Buttons Lone Stars from dress it up, Fog pigment ink from Avery Elle and Tracing Wheel.

This is how the inside looks!

Hope my card have inspired you today.
Please stop by High Hopes Blog and check out the other Amazing Design Team Samples.

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Have a BLESS day.

Friday, September 11, 2015

Lawnscaping Challenge #113

Good morning, 

Carolina here with a card for Lawnscaping Challenge #113 Texture, Texture, Texture!
I incorporate Texture Paste, and Embossing on my card. Awesome combination right?

I have been playing with one of the new stamps release "Happy Harvest" and coordinated dies from Lawn Fawn. I coloured my cute images with Gamsai Tambi watercolors.

For the background I used (Mustard Seed, Wild Honey, Cracked Pistachio, Peeled Paint, Frayed Burlap, and Walnut Stain) a total of six distress inks. Yes that many distress
After I distressed my watercolor paper I embossed it with a Cuttlebug embossing folder "Baby's Breath"

To made the Texture paste look like dirt I used (Crumb Cake, Daffodil Delight, and Tea Dye) dye inks. Other supplies: P.P.P sequins, Linen Thread, Wink of Stella, Glossy Accents, and Gelly Roll White Pen.

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Have a Bless weekend.

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

You're A-Maize-Ing Teacher!

Hello There Crafty Friends!

from My Favorite Things. They are having a fun challenge with a marvelous price!
Check it up!!!

I created this easel/shaker card using "Class Act" stamp set from MFT and "Happy Harvest"
from Lawn Fawn
I stamped the images with memento tuxedo black and used my copic markers. Some of the sequins are from my stash and the rest are from P.P.P

I add some wink of Stella clear pen and glossy accents on some of the pumpkins, the little girls vest and apples. I pop the little girl with 3D foam adhesive. For the sentiment I use You're A-MAIZE-IING and I hand wrote Teacher!

This is how the card looks when is close... Pretty right!

Hope my card have inspired you to created something pretty this week.
Here is a Link for another card I had created for MFT challenge!

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Have a Bless day.

Monday, September 7, 2015

"Mr. & Mrs. Claus"

Good Morning High Hopes Fans,
Hope everyone enjoyed the Blog Hop that showed case the new High Hopes Joys of the Seasonrelease.  The winner was chosen from the comments left on the High Hopes Blog, and the winner is Angie.  Angie please email Sue at with your choice of 2 unmounted High Hopes stamps along with your mailing address.

Today, I created a Christmas card sing "Mr. & Mrs. Claus" one 
of the newest image from High Hopes Stamps.

This image was cut using Small Stitched Rectangle from Lawn Fawn. I stamped my image with Memento Tuxedo Black and coloured with Copic Markers. 
To created the background I used Antique Linen distress ink, I wait until the ink was dry and stamped tiny snowflakes with Frost White pigment ink. The sentiment "From ALL Of  Us" is one of the new release stamps from High Hopes.

 Bob is a family man, got married and have a cute son and now he is ready to celebrate Christmas with his family. What a loving stamp image right!

I used my Wink Of Stella Clear Pen and Glossy Accents on "Mr. & Mrs Claus" clothes, jewelry, and Bob glasses. On the little boy I glue with Glossy Accents a 7mm white pom poms.

This is the Copic Markers I used!

To finished the inside of the card I used another of the new stamps "We Wish You A Merry Christmas" from High Hopes.

Hope you are being inspired  with this new release "joys Of The Seasons"
Please stop by High Hopes Blog and check it out what the Divas have created  for this releases.

The release is now available for purchase here:

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Have a Bless day.

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

HO HO HO, Santa Bob's!

Hello Crafty Friends,

A very excited day!
 Today High Hopes Stamps Design Team is showcasing the new release "Joys Of  The Seasons" rubber stamps. I am so happy to be part of this blog hop today!

I stamped my image with Memento Tuxedo Black. To coloured "Santa Bob" I used my Copic Markers and fussy cut it, leaving a tiny white border. For the sentiment I used my Copic Markers and some red gems from my stash!
The cardstock I used is "Real Red, Pear Pizzazz, & Very Vanilla" the design paper is 12X12 double side "Merry & Bright" from American Crafts. I distress the edges of my designer paper with "Antique Linen & Tea Dye" distress inks. I also used a punch and embossing folder and Sparkling Clear Sequins from Pretty Pink Posh.

To created my snow I used Texture Paste, Chunky Glitter, and Cotton Candy Gelato. I mixed all three things and created some snow! I also add some Glossy Accents and my Wink of Stella pen on  Santa Bobs costume. 

Copic Markers I used on my card!

This is how the inside looks!
To finished the inside I used the same designer paper and "We Wish You A Merry Christmas" stamp from High Hopes. I stamped the sentiment with Versa Mark and "Liquid platinum" Embossing Powder from Ranger.

To celebrated this newest stamps release High Hopes Divas has made the most amazing samples!
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Have a BLESS day.