Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Die Cutin Divas Challenge #182: Picture Inspired Challenge


Hello Crafty Friends,

 It's Tuesday and we all know what that means, time for another fun challenge over at Die Cuttin' Divas!!


The Challenge this week is...

Picture Inspired Challenge




So here is my interpretation of this picture inspired challenge :0)


Doesn't it look yummy!!  Almost good enough to eat ;0)  I just love the way the sugar coating came out on the pie.  All I did was use my clear adhesive glue and use a little crystal colored glitter and voila!!

Here are the rest of the items I used....

*Thanksgiving Cartridge
*Mother's Day Bouquet Cartridge
*Gypsy Wanderings
*Cuttlebug Embossing Folder
*My Mind's Eye (Patterned Paper)
*Recollections (Solid Cardstock)
*Tim Holtz Inks
*Memento Ink
*My Creative Time Stamps
*Wilton Doilies
*Crystal Glitter
*Twine
*Button


Well I Hope you liked my project for this week's challenge.

Make sure to stop by and check out all the wonderful projects my fellow Die Cuttin' Divas have in store this week :0)

We all look forward to seeing your wonderful creations !

Crafty Hugs,

Diana

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Die Cuttin Divas Challenge #180 - Lions, Tigers, and Bears, Oh My! (Wizard of Oz Celebration)

Hello Crafty Friends,

 It's Tuesday and we all know what that means, time for another fun challenge over at Die Cuttin' Divas!!


The Challenge this week is...

Lions, Tigers, and Bears


I decided to make this cute little lion card.  Isn't he just adorable?!

Here is the list of items used...

  • Cartridges used: Campin Critters (Card Base) and Create a Critter 2 (Lion)
  • Solid cardstock - Recollections
  • Patterned Paper - My Mind's Eye "On the Sunny Side"
  • Sentiment - Pink by Design "Be Mine"
  • Adhesive Buttons - Recollections
  • White Gel Pen
  • Colored Pencils

Well I Hope you liked my project for this week's challenge.

Make sure to stop by and check out all the wonderful projects my fellow Die Cuttin' Divas have in store this week :0)

We all look forward to seeing your wonderful creations !

Crafty Hugs,

Diana

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Die Cuttin Divas Challenge #179 - Pinterest Inspired or Fellow Crafter Inspiration

Hello Crafty Friends,

 It's Tuesday and we all know what that means, time for another fun challenge over at Die Cuttin' Divas!!


The Challenge this week is...

Pinterest Inspired or 
Fellow Crafter Inspiration

For my project I made a banner for my husband's birthday.  He loves all things from the 80's, so I thought the Pac Man banner would be perfect.


Here are close ups of the banner 



My inspiration came from a pin I found on Pinterest.

Here is the link of my inspiration

Here is a list of supplies I used...


Well I Hope you liked my project for this week's challenge.

Make sure to stop by and check out all the wonderful projects my fellow Die Cuttin' Divas have in store this week :0)

We all look forward to seeing your wonderful creations !

Crafty Hugs,

Diana


Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Die Cuttin Divas Challenge #178 - Favorite Color Combination

Hello Crafty Friends,

 It's Tuesday and we all know what that means, time for another fun challenge over at Die Cuttin' Divas!!


The Challenge this week is...

Favorite Color Combination

Create any card using your favorite color combination...


This was actually a hard challenge for me, I have so many favorite color combinations!!  It was a little hard narrowing it down, but this combination of colors has always stood out for me.  The hot pink and lime green are so fun and happy, while the brown is a great neutral color ;0)  I just love pairing all these colors together!!  Here are all the details of my card...

Card size: 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"
  • Cartridge used – Doodlecharms
  • Solid Cardstock – Recollections and Bazzill Basics
  • Patterned Paper – Doodlebug “Cherry Pie Plaid”
  • PK Stamps – PK487 “In Stitches”
  • Sentiment - Paper Smooches  “Digits”
  • Jaded Blossom - Flag Die 2
  • Cuttlebug Embossing Folder “Swiss Dots”
  • Stickles – Star Dust
  • Copic Markers – YG03 (Yellow Green) and RV17 (Deep Magenta)
  • Doodlebug – Mini Jewels “Bubblegum”
  • Corner Rounder Punch
  • Wink of Stella – Clear
  • Gel Pens – White and Brown
  • Foam Squares


Well I Hope you liked my project for this week's color challenge.

Make sure to stop by and check out all the wonderful color combinations my fellow Die Cuttin' Divas have in store this week :0)

We look forward to seeing all of your wonderful color combinations!!

Crafty Hugs,

Diana

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Die Cuttin Divas Challenge #175 - Anything Goes

Hello Crafty Friends,

 Happy Tuesday everyone and welcome to another fun challenge over at 



The Challenge this week is...

Anything Goes


Create any card or project...


As you can probably tell I'm still in a "Christmas in July" kinda mood :0)   Christmas time is my favorite time of year and I am definitely counting down the days.. only 149 days to go!!  Here are all the details of my project...

  • Cartridges used: Spring Holiday Cards and Just Because Cards
  • Patterned Paper: My Scraps (Can't remember what paper stack this is from)
  • Solid Cardstock: Recollections
  • Peachy Keen Stamps: Smiley Faces Assortment
  • Sentiment: Scrappy Moms "A Holiday to Remember"
  • Glitter Adhesive Dots: Recollections
  • Satin Ribbon: Michael's
  • Stickles: Diamond
  • White Gel Pen
  • Chalks


Well I Hope you liked my project for this week's challenge.

Make sure to stop by and check out all the wonderful projects my fellow Die Cuttin' Divas have in store this week :0)

We all look forward to seeing your wonderful creations !

Crafty Hugs,

Diana


Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Craftin Desert Divas July Release Sneak Peek - Day 4 All Star Sports


Hello everyone and welcome to my blog!
Today I'm joining the Craftin' Desert Divas July Stamp Release. The Die Cuttin' Divas DT is joining in on the fun!!

Welcome to Day 4 of Craftin' Desert Divas July stamp release party!! Each day the CDD DT will be giving you a sneak peek at one of the five new stamp sets. Then, on Friday and Saturday, they will have a blog hop with prizes each day. Both design teams have some amazing creations to share today during this stamp release.

Today we are showcasing the All Star Sports stamp set.

All of the new stamps are 4x6 and Made in the USA. 
Stamps will be available to order on Friday July 25th.

We hope you will stop by the Craftin' Desert Divas Shop and the Craftin' Desert Divas Gallery Facebook Group. We would love for you to join us and share your creations with us using Craftin' Desert Diva's stamps. In this group we show previews first, have giveaways and much more!!

Here are the two projects I created...

For the first card, I wanted to keep it simple and I chose colors that would be perfect for any young adult!


I must say this set is going to be a CDD fan favorite! It is definitely a must have for all of us sports fans!!


For my second project, I wanted to make it fun and cute.  Even the youngest of sports fans would love to receive a card using this fabulous stamp set ;0)



Sneak Peek Giveaway!!

All you have to do is leave a comment on each of our blogs! You are NOT required to comment on EVERY SINGLE blog, but the more you comment on, the better chance you have for winning!! Just click on the DT's name to get to their blog.

Tara will announce today's winner tomorrow. The winner will be picked from a different blog every day, so be sure to visit and leave comments.

Thank you also much for joining us today and I hope you will join them again tomorrow for more sneak peeks!!

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Die Cuttin Divas Challenge #174 - Christmas in July Challenge

Hello Crafty Friends,

 Happy Tuesday everyone and welcome to another fun challenge over at 


The Challenge this week is...

Christmas in July


Create a project with a Christmas theme...



Okay, this challenge was super fun for me :0)  I just LOVE everything Christmas!!!
I purchased the December 25th cartridge last year and had not used it yet.  So I thought this would be the perfect time to break it out and see what I could come up with.
  Here are all the details of my card :0)

Card size is 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"

Cartridge: Teresa Collins “December 25th
Solid Cardstock: Recollections
Patterned Paper: Little Yellow Bicycle “Making Merry”
Xyron Machine
MS Glitter “Malchite”
Foam Squares

Well I Hope you liked my Christmas card for this week's challenge.

Make sure to stop by and check out all the wonderful projects my fellow Die Cuttin' Divas have in store this week :0)

We all look forward to seeing your wonderful creations !

Crafty Hugs,

Diana