Thursday, May 19, 2022

Missing You Card

I used a digital stamp from Polkadoodles called Too Cute Mouse for this card. The image is colored with Spectrum Noir markers. The card is layered with two embossed papers and two diecut shapes. The card is embellished with glitter and three golden yellow gems.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

As You Like it - Cheese is one of my favorite foods. I love all types and in many ways.

Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - #182 anything goes

Simon Says Monday - texture (embossed papers+distressed edges)

Passion 4 Markers - #641 gems

Digichoosday - #20 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

Simon Says Wednesday - layers

♥ Wendy
 

Summer Beach Party Card



I used a digital stamp from Star Stampz called Beach Days for this card. The image is colored with Spectrum Noir markers. The card is layered with three diecut shapes (Darice+Sizzix) and embellished with orange glitter, yellow gems and a glass fish bead.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Diecut Divas - anything goes + diecuts

Star Stampz - #34 water 

Polkadoodles - #20 anything goes

Creative Moments - #234 summer is here

Passion 4 Markers - gems 

Dream Valley - #270 embellish it

♥ Wendy


 

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Altered Playing Card (ATC)


I used an image from Gecko Galz (Leonardo's Vision) for this altered playing card. The background of the card was done mixed media style with paper scraps, paints, inks and a blue Posca marker. 


I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:


Gecko Galz FB - color challenge + memories


Word Art Wednesday - #544 sentiment


Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - #182 anything goes


Simon Says Wednesday - layers


♥ Wendy







 

Make a Wish Card



I used a digital stamp from All Dressed Up called Country Girl for this card. The image was colored with Spectrum Noir markers. The card is layered with three diecut hexagon shapes (Tutti Designs). Pink glitter and a paper flower were added for embellishments. 

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

All Dressed Up FB - flowers

Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes (sponsor's digi)

Di's - lots of flowers

Creations in Pink - pink

Dies R Us - #193 dies they sell

All Dressed Up Blog - #128 anything goes

Passion 4 Markers - #641 pearl on flower

DigiChoosday - #20 anything goes

Simon Says Wednesday - layers

Colorful Options - pink

♥ Wendy

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Marilyn Journal Page


I used a Marilyn Monroe image from the Bombshell set (Gecko Galz) for this journal page. The page is layered with paper scraps and I used die cut negative for the frames. The textured paper was inked to highlight the grain. 

I would like to enter this page in the following challenges:

Gecko Galz FB - journal page+splash of color using a black and white image

Word Art Wednesday - #544 sentiment

Penny's - #521 anything goes

Creations in Pink - lots of pink

Simon Says Monday - textured paper + layers + tears

Colorful Options - pink

♥ Wendy



Monday, May 16, 2022

Sunshine Mermaid Card



I used a rubber stamp mermaid from Impression Obsession for this shaped card. The background is a page torn from a damaged book that has been inked. The image is lightly colored with markers. The sun is diecuts from Darice and Sizzix.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Classic Design - #5 anything goes

Your Next Stamp - #184 sunshiny day

Creative Moments - #234 summer is here

Lost Coast Stamps - under the sea

Word Art Wednesday - #543 sentiment

♥ Wendy

Mermaid Shadow Box - Ching-Chou Kuik FB (DT)


I used a digital stamp called Enchanting Gold from the Klimt Style Mermaid Set of 2 for this shadow box. The image is colored with markers and metallic tempera crayon. The project is embellished with glitter and sea shells.

The Ching-Chou Kuik Facebook and Blogger Challenge for May is "anything goes". I hope you will join us. There is also a "just colour it" challenge available for those of you who don't have time to create a project with your colored image. 


I would like to enter this shadowbox in the following challenges:

DigiDoodle - #49 fantasy (mermaid)

Sheepski - #62 for the girls

Simon Says Wednesday - not a card

Penny's - #521 anything goes

Dream Valley - #270 embellishments

♥ Wendy


Sweet Summer Wishes Card




I used a digital stamp from Di's Digi Stamps called Daisy Bear for this card. The image is colored with Spectrum Noir markers. The layout is a sketch from Outlawz Sketch. The card is embellished with embossed paper, a die cut border (Karen Burniston), gold glitter and three orange buttons.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Passion 4 Markers - #640 boys

Outlawz Wednesday - sketch

Di's - lots of flowers

Dies R Us - #193 dies they sell

Creative Moments - #234 summer is here

Simon Says Monday - texture (layers+embossed paper)

♥ Wendy
 

Sunday, May 15, 2022

Thinking of You Card


I used a digital stamp from Polkadoodles called Bunny Sweet As Candy for this card. The image is colored with Spectrum Noir markers. The card is layered with one diecut and embellished with two buttons.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Passion 4 Markers - #640 boys

Word Art Wednesday - #543 sentiment

As You Like It - Cotton candy is one of my favorite carnival treats. It is so sweet and delicious!

Polkadoodles - #20 anything goes

Classic Design - #5 anything goes

♥ Wendy

Welcome Baby Card


I used a digital stamp from Rachelle Anne Miller called Giraffe and Bird for this card. The image is colored with Spectrum Noir markers. The card is layered with a border diecut from Karen Burniston and embellished with glitter and three buttons. 

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Rachelle Anne Miller FB - baby boy

DigiChoosday - #19 anything goes

Passion 4 Markers - #640 boys

Outlawz Wednesday Sketch - see above

Dies R Us - #193 dies they sell

♥ Wendy



Saturday, May 14, 2022

Adventure Bookmark/Tag

I created this bookmark/tag using paper scraps, washi tape and vintage ephemera. Color was added with water color crayons. 

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

Crafts Galore Encore - #99 anything goes

Taylormade - masculine 

Simon Says Wednesday - not a card

CRAFT - #637 anything goes

♥ Wendy
 

Happy Birthday Little Dude Card


I used a digital stamp from All Dressed Up called Dude for this card. The image was colored with Spectrum Noir markers. The card is layered with paper scraps and a diecut waste product. Three buttons were added as embellishments. 

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Classic Design - #5 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes (sponsor's digi)

Passion 4 Markers - #640 boys

Word Art Wednesday - #543 anything goes

Outlawz Wednesday - sketch

Polkadoodles - #20 anything goes

♥ Wendy

Friday, May 13, 2022

Celebrate Your Birthday Card


I used a digital stamp from Lili of the Valley called By the River for this card. The image is colored with Spectrum Noir markers. The card is layered with a diecut border from Karen Burniston and embellished with green glitter pen and three buttons.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Diecut Divas - anything goes + diecut

Digichoosday - #19 anything goes

Passion 4 Markers - #640 boys (sponsor's digi)

Outlawz Wednesday Sketch - see above

CRAFT - #637 anything goes

♥ Wendy

 

Frida Mixed Media Index Card

I used a rubber stamp from Lost Coast Stamps to create this altered index card. The background was made with water color crayons, acrylic paint and a scrap of design paper. 

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

Lost Coast Stamps - #143 strong woman (sponsor's stamp)

Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Polkadoodles - #19 anything goes

Simon Says Wednesday - not a card

Word Art Wednesday - #543 sentiment 

♥ Wendy



 

Thursday, May 12, 2022

Putting on the Ritz Tag

I used an image from Gecko Galz (Miss Paris) for this tag. The background was created mixed media style with alcohol inks, paper scraps, and inks. The tag is embellished with a red ribbon bow and washi tape.

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

Gecko Galz FB - blame it on the ritz and splashes of color on a grey day

Simon Says Monday - alcohol inks

Crafty Gal's Corner - #231 bow

Simon Says Wednesday - not a card

Gecko Galz Blog - Paris

Penny's - #521 anything goes

♥ Wendy
 

Mermaid Metal Tin - Ching-Chou Kuik DT (FB)

I used a digital stamp from Ching-Chou Kuik called Solitary Dream from the Klimt Style Mermaid Set of 2 for this altered gift tin. The image is colored with markers and inks. The project is embellished with glitter and a seashell.

The Ching-Chou Kuik Facebook and Blogger Challenge for May theme is "anything goes". I hope you will find the time to join us! 


Ching-Chou Kuik Facebook now has a "just colour it" challenge in the albums also. I know some of you don't have time to make a project with your colored digital stamp. This is the perfect challenge for you.

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges: 

Classic Design - #5 anything goes

DigiDoodles - #49 fantasy (mermaid)

Rabisco - #30 anything goes

Star Stampz - #34 Mother Ocean (mermaid)

Simon Says Wednesday - not a card

♥ Wendy

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Thinking of You CArd

I used a digital stamp from Polkadoodles called Flower Bunch for this card. The image is colored with spectrum noir markers. The card is layered with one diecut shape on top of a background created with alcohol inks. The card is embellished with two orange buttons.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Colour Crazy - #18 anything goes

Crafty Catz - #594 hand colored image

Polkadoodles - #19 anything goes

Outlawz Crash Your Stash - buttons (sponsor's digi)

Simon Says Monday - alcohol inks

DigiChoosday - #19 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

Passion 4 Markers - #640 boys

♥ Wendy


 

See You in Paris


I created this mixed media project on a 4x6 index card. Stenciling was done with acrylics and an abstract background was added with alcohol inks. The beautiful woman is from the Gecko Galz Pretty Women collage sheet. 

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

Gecko Galz FB - blame it on the Ritz

Simon Says Monday - alcohol inks

Word Art Wednesday - #543 sentiment

Gecko Galz Blog - Paris

♥ Wendy

Happy Birthday Card

I used two stamps to create this birthday card. The flower is from AA+Create and the sentiment is from Embossing Arts. The background was created with alcohol inks. The card is CAS in style and simply embellished with two buttons.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Dare 2 Be Artzy - flowers

AAA Cards - #214 mood board (birthday+tie dye effect)

Pink Gem - #10 anything goes

Simon Says Monday - alcohol inks

♥ Wendy

 

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Flourish Journal Page


I used a pretty lady from Gecko Galz (Colorful Cuties) for this journal page. The background was created with ink pads, markers and a piece of scrapbook paper. 

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

Gecko Galz FB - journal page

Simon Says Wednesday - feminine

♥ Wendy

Monday, May 9, 2022

April Showers Card

I created a background with alcohol inks for this card. The flower is one of my favorite rubber stamps from Inkadinkado. The diecut is from LaLa Land (also one of my faves). The card is embellished wiith orange ribbon.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Dare 2 Be Artzy - flowers

Your Next Stamp - flowers

Di's - ribbon

DigiChoosday - #18 anything goes

Allsorts - #675 one of my favorite stamps and diecuts

Simon Says Monday - alcohol inks

♥ Wendy
 

Flowers Everywhere Journal Page

I used a vintage image from Gecko Galz (Ain't She Cute) for this journal page. The background was created with design paper scraps and ink. 

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

Simon Says Wednesday - feminine

Gecko Galz FB - journal page

♥ Wendy

 

Sunday, May 8, 2022

Happy Mother's Day Card


I used a digital stamp from Polkadoodles called Sunshine Delight Happy Days for this card. The image is colored with markers and blended pencils. The card is layered with two diecut shapes (Sizzix and Darice) and embellished with glitter, lace and a paper flowers.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Sheepski - #62 for the girls

We Love 2 Create - #5 mixed media (markers+pencils) sponsor's digi

Di's - lace

Cupcake Inspirations - #543 Mother's Day + colors in photo

DigiChoosday - #18 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

Pink Gem - #10 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

Polkadoodles - #19 anything goes 

Crafty Catz - #594 hand colored image

♥ Wendy
 

Do What You Love

This is a mixed media/collage altered 4x6 index card. The background was created with ink pads and paper scraps. The vintage designs are from Lilli Rain and Lisa's Altered Arts. The sentiment is from Tim Holtz. 

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

Taylor made Cards - masculine project

Simon Says Monday - masculine

Pink Gem - #10 anything goes

♥ Wendy

 

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Happy Birthday Card


 

I used two rubber stamps from Dare 2 Be Artzy to spell Happy Birthday on this CAS card. The balloons are diecuts from Paper Smooches. The background was created with water color paints. The card is embellished with three buttons. 

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Outlawz Crash Your Stash - buttons

Dies R Us - dies they sell (Paper Smooches)

AAA Cards - #214 mood board + birthday

Simon Says Monday - masculine

Allsorts - #675 favorite stamp set and diecuts used 

♥ Wendy

Dream a Little Dream Journal Page


I used an image from the Ain't She Cute Set from Gecko Galz for this journal page. The background was created with design paper scraps and inks.

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

Crafts Galore Encore - #99 anything goes

Gecko Galz FB - journal page

Simon Says Wednesday - feminine

♥ Wendy

Card for a Friend

I used a digital stamp from Di's Digi Stamps called Mia's Koala Hug for this card. The image is colored with markers and blended pencils. The project is layered with three diecut hexagon shapes (Tutti Designs) and embellished with ribbon and a paper flower.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Die Cut Divas - anything goes + diecuts

We Love to Create - #5 (pencils+markers)

Di's - ribbon

Dies R Us - dies they sell (Tutti Designs)

Polkadoodles - #18 anything goes

Rabisco - #30 anything goes

Colour Crazy - #18 anything goes

Crafty Catz - #594 hand colored digi

Cut it Up - #251 animal + diecuts

Allsorts - #675 favorite diecut set

♥ Wendy
 

Life is Good Mixed Media Art


I used a vintage guest check from Taylormade Cards and a little boy from Lisa's Altered Art on this altered 4x6 index card. The background was created with stamp pads and design paper scraps. 

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

Taylormade - masculine project

Simon Says Monday - masculine

Creative Knockouts - #451 anything goes

♥ Wendy

Friday, May 6, 2022

Sea Stories Altered Index Card

I used mixed media techniques to alter this 4x6 index card. The background was created with watercolors, inks and a paper scrap. The dapper man and shell are from Tim Holtz.

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Simon Says Monday - masculine

Creative Knockouts - #451 anything goes

♥ Wendy


 

Thursday, May 5, 2022

Mona Lisa Altered Playing Card


I used a rubber stamp of Mona Lisa for this altered playing card. The image was stamped on a piece of water colored paper with black ink. The card was further embellished with painted paper scraps from damaged books.

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

We Love 2 Create - #5 mixed media (paint+ink)

Lost Coast Stamps - #143 strong woman

Simon Says Wednesday - feminine

♥ Wendy

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Love You Mummy Card



I used a digital stamp from All Dressed Up called Pretty Blooms for this gatefold style card. The image is colored with markers. The card is layered on embossed paper with a heart diecut shape (Darice) and embellished with pink glitter and three paper flowers.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Classic Design - #5 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

All Dressed Up FB - flowers

Sheepski - #62 for the girls

Outlawz Saturday - Mother's Day (sponsor's digi)

Cupcake Inspirations - #543 Mother's Day + pink and green

Polkadoodles - #18 anything goes

Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes (sponsor's digi)

DigiChoosday - #18 anything goes

Simon Says Wednesday - feminine

♥ Wendy

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Happy Birthday Card

 

I used two rubber stamps to create this CAS style card. The flowers are from Hero Arts and the Happy Birthday sentiment is from Dare 2 Be Artzy. I used watercolors to create the background. 

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Dare 2 Be Artzy - flowers

Your Next Stamp - #183 flowers

AAA Cards - #214 Birthday + watercolors from the mood board

Pammie's - #2218 anything goes

♥ Wendy

Songs of the Sea - Altered Index Card


I used mixed media techniques to alter this 4x6 index card. The background was created with water color paints. Paper scraps and vintage ephemera were added for texture. The shell is from Tim Holtz.

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

Crafts Galore Encore - #99 anything goes

Penny's - #520 anything goes

Simon Says Wednesday - anything goes

Pammie's - #2218 anything goes

Simon Says Monday - masculine

♥ Wendy


Monday, May 2, 2022

Card for Mom




I used a digital stamp from Rachelle Anne Miller called Little Vet for this card. The image is colored with Spectrum Noir markers. I used a sketch from Paper Play Sketches (see above) as a layout. The card is embellished with four mini buttons.

I would like to enter this project in the following challenges:

Passion 4 Markers - #638 I used four of my favorite citrus colors on this digital stamp. 

RAM FB - Mom

As You Like It - I used one of my favorite sketches for this card. I like to use easy layouts in my projects. 

Colour Crazy - #17 anything goes

Cupcake Inspirations - #543 Mother's Day + colors in the photo

Polkadoodles - #18 anything goes

Rabisco - #30 anything goes

♥ Wendy




Happy Mother's Day Card - Ching-Chou Kuik FB (DT)

I used a digital stamp from Ching-Chou Kuik called Lilies Commitment for this card. The image is colored with Spectrum Noir markers. The card is layered and embellished with two diecut shapes (Spellbinders and Darice), glitter and seashells.

The Ching-Chou Kuik Facebook and Blogger Challenge for May theme is "anything goes". I hope you will join us.

For those of you who only have time to color but not create a project with a Ching-Chou Kuik stamp, we now have a "just colour it" challenge. It can be found in the albums section of the CCK Facebook Page. 

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

DigiDoodle - #49 fantasy/magical

Die Cut Divas - anything goes + diecuts

Outlawz Saturday - Mother's Day

Digichoosday - #17 anything goes

Passion 4 Markers - Green, turquoise, pink and orange are one of my favorite beachy color selections. 

Simon Says Wednesday - anything goes

Dies  R Us - #192 anything goes + dies they sell

Polkadoodles - #17 anything goes

Pammie's - #2218 anything goes

Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

♥ Wendy




 

Saturday, April 30, 2022

Love You Mom Card


 

I used a digital stamp from Polkadoodles called Guitar Boy for this card. The image is colored with Spectrum Noir markers. I used a sketch from Paper Play Sketches for the layout. The card is layered with a diecut and embellished with four buttons and glitter.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

Outlawz Crash Your Stash - buttons (sponsor's digi)

Pink Gem - #9 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

Polkadoodles - #17 anything goes

Outlawz Tuesday - colors in palette above + bling

Outlawz Saturday - Mother's Day

DigiChoosday - #17 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

Passion 4 Markers - #638 fave color combo (blue, green + orange) (sponsor's digi)

Simon Says Wednesday - anything goes

As You Like it - The above sketch is one of my favorite layouts because it is simple and easy to use.

Colour Crazy - #17 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

♥ Wendy