Sunday, July 25, 2021

Underwater Dreams Bottle and Tag - Gecko Galz Guest Designer for July


I used a Gecko Galz image from Below the Surface for this altered bottle. The tag is a diecut that was rubber stamped with a quote by Thoreau. The project is embellished with glitter, raffia and seed beads.

I would like to thank Gecko Galz for inviting me to be a guest designer this month. 

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

Taylor Made - #7 anything goes

Simon Says Wednesday - old bottle and quote + new collage image

♥ Wendy


Love Fairy Tag


 

I used a rubber stamp from Stampotique for this colorful tag. The image is colored with pencils and markers. The background of the tag was created with a stencil and acrylic paint. The tag is embellished with a border diecut, seed beads, glitter, ribbon and faceted jelly gems. 

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

Country View - use a stencil

The House that Stamps Built - #J721 stencil

Star Stampz - #24 fairy

Stamplorations -  July Summer Challenge stencil

Polkadoodles - #29 anything goes

Simon Says Wednesday - old stamp + new border die

♥ Wendy

Happy Birthday Card


I used a digital stamp from All Dressed Up called Popsicle for this card. The image is colored with markers. The card is layered with a diecut shape and embellished with a rubber stamped starfish, glitter and red gems.

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

Time Out - #192 hungry

All Dressed Up Blog - #119 anything goes


Passion for Markers - #601 celebrate

Scrapping 4 Fun - #191 happy birthday

♥ Wendy

Saturday, July 24, 2021

Get Better Card


I used a digital stamp from Oddball Art Stamps for this card. The image is colored with markers. The card is layered with paper scraps and a page torn from an old dictionary that has been stenciled on. The card is embellished with buttons and two paper flowers.

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

Time Out (5) - #192 hungry

Simon Says Monday - food

Simon Says Wednesday - old book page + new stencil

Creations in Pink - #35 pink

Country View - stencil

♥ Wendy

 

Celebrate Summer Card

I used a digital stamp from A Day for Daisies for this card. The image is colored with markers. The card is layered with a diecut shape and embellished with a rubber stamped sun, glitter and three buttons.

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

Time Out (5) - #192 hungry

Simon Says Monday - food

Passion for Markers - #601 celebrate

Di's - include a sun

DigiChoosday - #29 anything goes

♥ Wendy


Friday, July 23, 2021

Journal Page - Guest Designer for Gecko Galz


I used an image from Gecko Galz (Retro Love Story) for this journal page. The background was created with metallic tempera crayons. The design was fussy cut and applied to the page with glue stick. The sentiment is a rubber stamp from Inkadinkado stamped onto a diecut shape. The page also includes two washi tape designs and three flat metal beads.

I would like to thank Gecko Galz for inviting me to be a guest designer for the month of July. The blog challenge theme is "sea of dreams". I hope you will get crafting and enter the challenge yourself.

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Pink Gem - #15 anything goes

Arty Divas - anything goes

Penny's - #501 anything goes

Taylor Made - #7 anything goes

♥ Wendy


Thursday, July 22, 2021

Sea of Dreams Shadow Box - Gecko Galz Guest Designer for July

I used a Gecko Galz image from the Colorful Mermaid Set for this shadow box. The shadow box was purchased from the $1 Store. I painted the inside of the box black and the edge with gold paint. I applied the design with a glue stick. The stars are diecuts from glitter paper. Three little shells were added as embellishments. 

I would like to thank Gecko Galz for the kind invitation to join them as a guest designer for the month of July. I had so much fun creating crafts using their wonderful collage sheets. 

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Unstampabelle's - art + multi media

Simon Says Wednesday - old star punches and new wooden box

Arty Divas - anything goes

Penny's - #501 anything goes

♥ Wendy

 

Flowers for You Card



I used a rubber stamp from Stampology for this card. The image is stamped with brown ink and colored with markers and pencils. The background is a page from a damaged book that was stenciled on with pink acrylic paint. The card is embellished with glitter.

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Country View - use a stencil

We Love Chocolate Baroque - beautiful blooms

The House that Stamps Built - #J721 stencil

As You Like it - This is my favorite card shape because it is unique and you can use it in both directions. 

Creations in Pink - #35 lots of pink

Pammie's - #2129 anything goes

Stamplorations - stencil Summer Challenge

Simon Says Wednesday - old rubber stamp + new stencil

Penny's - #501 anything goes

♥ Wendy



Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Sweet Goat Tag


I used a rubber stamp from Tim Holtz for this tag. The image is colored with pencils and markers. Natural raffia was added for the tie. 

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

Cute Card Thursday - #7 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

The House that Stamps Built - patterned paper + stamp

Lost Coast Stamps - critters

Pink Gem - #15 anything goes

Pammies - #2129 anything goes

Stamplorations - anything goes

Colour Crazy - #28 anything goes

♥ Wendy


Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Journal Page


I used a digital stamp from Mo's Digital Pencil called cotton candy for this journal page. The image is colored with markers and pencils. The background was created with tempera paints. A book page scrap that was stenciled on and a diecut shape were added. The page is embellished with pink glitter and three flat jelly gems.

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

Country View - use a stencil

Mo's - #305 anything goes

Time Out (5) - #192 hungry


Pammie's - #2129 anything goes

♥ Wendy



Monday, July 19, 2021

Teddy Bear Cuddles Card

I used a digital stamp called Beary Best Hugs from Polkadoodles for this card. The image is colored with markers and colored pencils. The card is layered with two diecuts (oval is from Spellbinder and frame is from Sizzix) on embossed paper. The card is embellished with pink glitter and three flower shaped buttons.

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

DigiChoosday - #28 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

Simon Says Wednesday - emboss it

As You Like It - This is one of my favorite card shapes. I used my Cricut to cut it and it can be used horizontally or vertically.

Dies R Us - #173 dies they sell 

Creations in Pink - #35 lots of pink

Polkadoodles - #29 anything goes

Pink Gem - #15 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

Colour Crazy - #28 anything goes

♥ Wendy

 

Saturday, July 17, 2021

Deep Sea Siren Card - Ching-Chou Kuik FB DT

I used a digital stamp from Ching-Chou Kuik called Deep Sea Siren (Hello Mermaid Set) for this gatefold card. The image comes in greyscale so I only colored bits of it with markers. The card is layered with embossed paper and two diecut (Sizzix) shapes. It is embellished with ribbon and three red buttons. 

The Ching-Chou Kuik Challenges for July are "embossing wet/dry". I hope you will join us for the fun!

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

Creative Sketchy Girls - #61 ribbon

Lemon Shortbread - #150 anything gos

Simon Says Wednesday - dry embossing

Dies R Us - #173 dies they sell

Polkadoodles - #29 anything goes

♥ Wendy


 

Friday, July 16, 2021

Summer Garden Card



I used three rubber stamps to create this fun summer card. The caterpillar is from Stampotique, and the bee and cherry blossoms are from Rubber Stampede. The card is layered and embellished with glitter, ribbon and four paper flowers. 

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

We Love Chocolate Baroque - beautiful blooms


Paper Funday - #31 summer fun


Outlawz Poem - poem listed above

The House Stamps Built - patterned paper

As You Like It - This is one of my favorite shapes for a non-square/rectangle card because I like the shape and it looks good.

Lost Coast Stamps - #126 critter

♥ Wendy

Happy Birthday


I used a digital stamp from All Dressed Up called Busy Little Bee for this Tag. The image is colored with markers. The tag is layered with a diecut and embellished with twine, glitter and a bee button. 

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

All Dressed Up FB - seasons 

Creative Sketchy Girls - #61 twine

Simon Says Monday - summer

Creative Knockouts - #410 celebrations (birthday)

All Dressed Up - #119 anything goes

Lemon Shortbread - #150 anything goes

♥ Wendy


Thursday, July 15, 2021

Happy Birthday Card - Ching-Chou Kuik FB (DT)



I used a digital stamp from Ching-Chou Kuik called Getting Wild from the Wild Passion Set for this card. The image is drawn in greyscale and I simply added some purple marker (eyes+dress). The card is layered on a piece of embossed paper and embellished with ribbon, jelly gems and a paper flower. The flag diecut is from LaLa Land.

The Ching-Chou Kuik Facebook and Blogger Challenge for July is "embossing wet/dry". We hope you will join us this month.

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Creative Sketchy Girls - #61 ribbon

Colour Crazy - #27 anything goes

Polkadoodles - #28 anything goes

Scrapping 4 Fun - #196 birthday

Pammies - #2128 anything goes

DigiChoosday - #28 anything goes

Lemon Shortbread - #150 anything goes

Simon Says Wednesday - embossing

Dies R Us - #173 dies they sell

♥ Wendy

Summer Birthday Card


 

I used a digital stamp from Sheepski called Aisling for this card. The image is colored with markers. The card is layered with paper scraps and a piece of embossed paper. Embellishments include lace, glitter and paper flowers. 

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

Classic Design - #7 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

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

Creative Sketchy Girls - #61 lace

Scrapping4 Fun - #196 birthday

Star Stampz - #34 fairy

Outlawz Sketch - sketch above  (sponsor's digi)

Simon Says Monday - summer

Outlawz - above poem (sponsor's digi)

Simon Says Wednesday - embossing

Creative Knockouts - #410 celebrations (sponsor's digi)

♥ Wendy


Wednesday, July 14, 2021

Happy Birthday Wishes Card


 

I used a rubber stamp from Rubber Stampede to create this card. The image is colored with pencils. The card is layered with embossed paper scraps and embellished with glitter and buttons. I used a layout from Outlawz Sketch Challenge.

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

We Love Chocolate Baroque - beautiful blossoms

Scrapping 4 Fun - #196 happy birthday

Outlawz Sketch - sketch above

Simon Says Wednesday - embossing

The House Stamps Built - patterned paper + stamp

Stamplorations - CAS card 

♥ Wendy


Summer Fairy Bowers


 



I used a digital stamp from Rachelle Anne Miller called Catching Butterfly for this card. The image is colored with markers. The card is layered and embellished with glitter and two paper flowers. The layout is a sketch from Outlawz Challenge. 

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

RAM FB - anything goes

Paper Funday - #31 summer fun

Polkadoodles - #28 anything goes

Outlawz Sketch - sketch above


Outlawz Song+Poems - listed above

DigiChoosday - #28 anything goes

♥ Wendy

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Art and Jazz


I used a piece of Cezanne art from a damaged book to create the background on this card. Two chipboard stickers, two plastic stickers, a paper ticket, a border diecut and three red gems were added as embellishments. 

I would like to add this card to the following challenges:

Unstampabelle's - art + jazz and multi media

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Paper Funday - #31 anything goes

Crafty Catz - #559 anything goes

Pammie's - #2128 anything goes

♥ Wendy

Monday, July 12, 2021

Sand and Surf Card

I used a digital stamp from All Dressed Up called bucket and spade for this card. The image is colored with markers. The card is layered with diecuts and embellished with glitter, ribbon and a starfish button (shank removed).

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

All Dressed Up FB - season (summer)

Creative Sketchy Girls - #61 ribbon

Simon Says Wednesday - hello sunshine

Paper Funday - #31 anything goes/summer fun

Crafty Catz - #559 anything goes

Polkadoodles #28 anything goes

Pammie's - #2128 anything goes

Simon Says Monday - summer

♥ Wendy
 

Saturday, July 10, 2021

Alice Card


I used a digital stamp from Ppinky Stamps (now closed) for this whimsical card. The image is colored with blended pencils. The card is layered and embellished with three red gems and three silver glitter stars. 

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

Colour Crazy - #27 anything goes

Time Out (5) - #191 movies + glitter and gems - Alice in Wonderland

Crafty Catz - #559 anything goes + CAS

Simon Says Monday - fun and quirky

Cute Card Thursday - #7 anything goes

♥ Wendy


Friday, July 9, 2021

Index Card A Day - Card 36/61




I used lots of mixed media to create the background on this index card. It is layered with paper bits and painted, stenciled and spritzed with inks and coffee. So much fun. This quirky ladies dress is a rubber stamp dressform from Just For Fun and the squares are from Paper Candy. The girl is from Lisa's Altered Art, Etsy. The wings and crown were added to this "enchanting" lady. 

I would like to add this project to the following challenges:   

Simon Says Monday - fun and quirky

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

Country View - stencil

House of Stamps - J721 stencil 

 Stamplorations - stencil 

♥ Wendy

Thursday, July 8, 2021

Alice in Wonderland Card



I used a digital stamp from Star Stampz called Alice in Wonderland for this shaped card. The image is colored with markers and pencils. The card is layered and embellished with stenciling, ribbon, gems and glitter. 

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

Time Out (5) - #191 movies (Alice in Wonderland) + glitz

Creative Sketchy Girls - #61 ribbon

Simon Says Monday - fun + quirky

Country View - use a stencil

DigiChoosday - #27 anything goes

♥ Wendy


Tuesday, July 6, 2021

Follow Your Heart Journal Page - Ching-Chou Kuik DT (FB)

I used a Ching-Chou Kuik digital stamp from the Wild Passions Set for this card. This beauty is in greyscale and called Inner Passion. The image is lightly colored with markers. The card is layered with scraps of embossed paper and embellished with a paper flower and washi tape. 

The Ching-Chou Kuik Facebook and Blogger challenge for July is "embossing wet/dry". We hope you will join us this month!

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

Lemon Shortbread - #149 anything goes

Polkadoodles - #27 anything goes

Pink Gem - #14 anything goes

Simon Says Monday - fun and quirky

Digichoosday - #27 anything goes

♥ Wendy

Happy Holidays Card

I used a rubber stamp from Embossing Arts to create this matchbook style card. The image was colored with markers. The card is layered with two design papers and a diecut circle. Embellishments include glitter, lace and buttons.

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Sheepski - #52 celebration

Dare 2 Be Artzy - Christmas

Crafter's Castle - #43 Christmas

Creative Sketchy Girls - #61 lace

Pink Gem - #14 anything goes

Lost Coast Stamps - Christmas

Christmas with the Cuties - #50 anything goes
 

♥ Wendy

Beach Card



I used a digital stamp called Swimming Girl from Polkadoodles for this card. The image is colored with markers and blended water color pencils. The card is layered with two diecuts and stenciled with blue acrylic paint. It is embellished with ribbon, liquid pearls and a starfish charm.

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

Clever Dexter - #19 hello summer 

Country View - use a stencil

We Love 2 Create - #7 anything goes + mixed media (sponsor's digi)

Creative Sketchy Girls - #61 ribbon

Polkadoodles - #27 anything goes

Allsorts - #631 sun sea sand

DigiChoosday - #27 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

♥ Wendy
 

Christmas Santa Card


I used a Santa rubber stamp from Rubber Stampede for this card. The image is colored with markers and blended pencils. The card is layered with two diecuts and stenciled with blue stars. I did some doodle stitches around the Santa and some dots and dashes on the stars. The card is embellished with glitter and three mini red buttons. 

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

Country View - use a stencil

Dare 2 Be Artzy - Christmas

Crafter's Castle - #43 Christmas

House of Stamps - J3021 red white and blue

As You Like It - I sometimes like to draw in stitches. It is much easier than pulling out the machine, lol!

Outlawz Festive Friday - Christmas

Crafty Catz - doodle on it (stitches)

Lost Coast - Christmas

Christmas with the Cuties - #50 Christmas

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

♥ Wendy

Monday, July 5, 2021

Music and Art Card




I created a mixed media background for this card with water color paints and distress inks. The musical notes are foam backed stickers and the word art is cut from felt with diecuts. 

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Unstampabelle's - art + jazz + multi media

Simon Says Wednesday - anything goes

Time Out - #191 movies (Cabaret) + glitz added with rhinestones

Crafty Catz - anything goes + doodling done with black sharpie

♥ Wendy

Merry Christmas Bear Card


I used two rubber stamps to create this Christmas card. The bear is from PSX stamps and the sentiment is from Art Impressions. The card is embellished with rubber stamped stitches, ribbon, glitter, a diecut from LaLa Land and ribbon.

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

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

Dare 2 Be Artzy - Christmas

Crafter's Castle - #43 Christmas

Simon Says Wednesday - anything goes

As You Like It - I like to use my rubber stamps for adding stitching. It's a real pain to pull out the sewing machine. 

Creative Sketchy Girls - #61 ribbon

Dies R Us - #172 die's they sell

Outlawz Festive Friday - Christmas

Lost Coast Stamps - Christmas

Christmas with the Cuties - #50 Christmas

♥ Wendy

Sunday, July 4, 2021

Set of 3 ATC's - Gecko Galz Guest Designer for July

I created these ATC's using items from Gecko Galz. The background papers are from the At the Shore ATC set and the lovely bathing beauties are from the Sea Side Beauties Collection. The ATC's are layered and embellished with jelly gems and pearls.

I would like to thank Gecko Galz for inviting me to be a guest designer for the month of July. The challenge theme is "sea of dreams". I hope you will join the fun.

I would like to add these ATC's to the following challenges:

Allsorts - #631 sun sea sand

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

Your Scrapbook Place - anything goes

Gecko Galz FB - dreamy seasides 

Simon Says Wednesday - anything goes

♥ Wendy

Happy Summer Birthday Gift Box

I used a digital stamp from Polkadoodles called Sugarpops Mermaid for this gift box. The image is colored with markers and blended pencils. The lid is layered with a piece of design paper and a scrap of text from a damaged book. Distress inks, acrylic paint and glitter were used on this project. Embellishments include a diecut shape, glitter and two star fish charms.

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

The Crafting Challenge - summertime 

Sheepski - #52 celebration

DigiChoosday - #26 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

We Love 2 Create - #7 mixed media (sponsor's digi)

Polkadoodles - #27 anything goes

Allsorts - #631 sun sea sand

Lemon Shortbread - #149 anything goes

Pink Gem - #14 anything goes

♥ Wendy