Monday, August 2, 2021

Frida Bookmark/Tag


 

I used a rubber stamp to create this bookmark/tag. The background paper was created mixed media style using watercolor paints, orange acrylic paint (stenciled), newsprints and coffee. The project is embellished with a diecut star shape and ribbon. 

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

Dare 2 Be Artzy - rubber stamps

Stamplorations - stencil challenge - anything goes

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Simon Says Wednesday - anything goes

Aud Sentiments - #280 anything goes with sentiment

Pink Gem - #16 anything goes

Lost Coast Stamps - neon colors

Inspiration Station - #11. I was inspired to add some rainbow colors to my project by the inspiration photo.

♥ Wendy

Summer Fun Card


 

I used a digital stamp from All Dressed Up called Rainbow Girl for this card. The image is colored with water color paints and markers. The sun is a rubber stamp that was cut out with a die. The card is embellished with embossed paper, glitter and flower shaped sequins.

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

Sheepski - #53 lets be cute

Crafter's Castle - #44 summer

All Dressed Up FB - square card

Di's - include a sun

DigiChoosday - #30 anything goes

Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - #163 anything goes

DigiDoodle - #41 summer is my favorite season

All Dressed Up Blog - #119 anything goes

Incy Wincy - summer (sponsor's digi)

Inspiration Station - #11. I was inspired by the photo to use bright rainbow colors in my artwork.

♥ Wendy


Happy Birthday Gift Box


 

I used a digital stamps from Vera Lane for this decorated wooden box. The parrot and sentiment are both from her collection. The image is painted with water colors. Three balloon diecuts (Paper Smooches) were added as embellishments. 

I would like to enter this gift box in the following challenges:

Diecut Divas - water colors + diecut

Pammie's - #2131 anything goes

Scrapping 4 Fun - #197 Happy Birthday (not a card)

The Crafter's Cafe - #271 anything goes

Colour Crazy - #30 anything goes

Polkadoodles - #31 anything goes

Dies R Us - #174 used dies they sell

Incy Wincy - animal

Inspiration Station - #11 I used the colors in the color prompt. I thought this parrot was the perfect design for adding some bright colors to. Thanks for the inspiration!  (sponsor's digi)

Simon Says Monday - birthday

♥ Wendy

Sunday, August 1, 2021

Card for a Friend


 


I used one of my favorite clear stamps to create this CAS style card. The image is colored with pencils. The card is layered on embossed paper and embellished with washi tape, glitter and mini buttons. 

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

Simon Says Monday - washi tape

The House that Stamps Built - J2821 anything goes

Time Out - #193 quote

Allsorts - roses

We Love Chocolate Baroque - favorite stamp

♥ Wendy

Frida Card



I used a Frida Kahlo rubber stamp for this card. The image is colored with ink and markers. The background was created with water color paints, a stencil and orange acrylic paint. The card is embellished with washi tape and a border diecut (Karen Burniston). 

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

We Love to Create - #8 mixed media

Simon Says Monday - washi tape

House that Stamps Built - J2821 anything goes

Aud Sentiments - #280 anything goes + sentiment

Cut it Up - #231 make a background + diecut

Dies R Us - #174 dies they sell

Lost Coast Stamps - #127 use neon colors

Dare 2 Be Artzy - anything goes

Diecut Divas - water color + diecut

Stamplorations Stencil Challenge - anything goes

♥ Wendy


Saturday, July 31, 2021

Happy Birthday to You Card

I used a digital stamp called Wild Flower from Sheepski Stamps for this fun birthday card. The image is colored with markers. The card is layered with a diecut circle and embellished with washi tape and three buttons.

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Star Stampz - #24 gnomes are fairytale characters

Polkadoodles - #30 anything goes

Scrapping 4 Fun - #197 happy birthday (sponsor's digi)

Simon Says Monday - washi tape

DigiChoosday - #30 anything goes

Lemon Shortbread - #151 anything goes

Outlawz Sketch - see above (sponsor's digi)

Colour Crazy - #30 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

♥ Wendy
 

Flowers for my Friend Card




I used a hamster digital stamp from Polkadoodles called Too Cute Hamster for this card. The image is colored with pencils and markers and distressed with ink. The card is layered and a sketch from Outlawz Wednesday was used for a layout. The card is embellished with two diecut shapes, washi tape, embossed paper and three buttons.

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

DigiChoosday - #29 anything goes (sponsor's digi)

Polkadoodles - #30 anything goes

Time Out (5) - #193 flowers for a friend

Simon Says Monday - washi tape

Outlawz Sketch - see above

♥ Wendy


Friday, July 30, 2021

Frida Mixed Media Index Card


I used a Frida rubber stamp to create this mixed media index card. The background was created using water color paints, orange acrylic paint and a circle stencil and washi tape.

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes 

Country View - stencil

Stamplorations - theme and photo - anything goes

Simon Says Monday - washi tape

The House that Stamps Built - J2821 anything goes

Simon Says Wednesday - anything goes

Aud Sentiments - #280 anything goes + sentiment

Polkadoodles - #30 anything goes

♥ Wendy

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Pirate Treasure Box - Gecko Galz Guest Designer for July






 

I used a Gecko Galz image from the Pirate Lass sheet for this altered wooden box. I picked this wooden box up from the $1 bin at Michael's Craft Store and painted it black with acrylic paint. The topper and tag are cut with metal dies. The paper topper was attached to the top of the box with thick foam (leaving a space for the twine). The top was tied to the bottom of the box with the twine. 

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

I would like to enter this altered box in the following challenges:

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

Arty Divas - anything goes

Simon Says Wednesday - anything goes

♥ Wendy

Tattoo Girl Journal Cover - Gecko Galz Guest Designer for July


I used two images from the Tattoo Summer set by Gecko Galz for this altered notebook. The project is layered with three diecut frames and embellished with ribbon and three jelly gems. The sentiment is a rubber stamp from American Art Stamps.

I would like to thank Gecko Galz for inviting me to be a guest designer for the month of July. The blogger challenge theme is "sea of dreams". This can be interpreted in so many ways. I hope you will join us!

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

Cute Card Thursday - #690 anything goes

Classic Design - #7 anything goes

Taylor Made - #7 anything goes

Simon Says Wednesday - anything goes

♥ Wendy

Sunday, July 25, 2021

Happy Birthday Card


I used a mixed media background on this card. A page was torn from a damaged book and was inked and stenciled on. Some masking and washi tape were added for some texture. The card is embellished with four chipboard stickers and a scrap of ribbon.

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

Country View - stencil

Unstampabelles - multi media 

Time Out (5) - #192 hungry

Simon Says Monday - food

Scrapping4 Fun - #197 happy birthday

♥ Wendy


 

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