Tuesday, March 12, 2013

The End

That's IT!  All 75 card challenges done in less than 2 months. 


Challenge #54 - Use a TWIST TIE or a BREAD TAG

Material: unknown
PP: American Crafts and Echo Park

Sentiment: Papertrey Ink

Challenge #36 - Finish sentiment: "I love you more than...."

PP: Basic Grey
Card base: Bazzill

Trim: from my stash

Challenge #9 - Use Bleach


I used the faux bleach technique

PP: Basic Grey
Trim: Basic Grey
Wooden embellies: Prima
Branch stamp: Inkadinkado
Sentiment stamp: Papertrey Ink
Distress Ink: Ranger

Challenge #40 - Use YARN

Inside: to a couple who make each other less crabby.

PP: Little Yellow Bicycle
Stamp: CTMH
Yarn: Premier
Crabs: K&Company

Friday, March 8, 2013

Challenge #18 - Stamp with HOMEMADE STAMP

I used the end of compressed foam to stamp the squares

PP: Cosmo Cricket
Twine: American Crafts
CS: scrap from my stash

Challenge #3 - Stamp on FELT

Die: Spellbinders
Felt hearts: CPE (bought at Michaels)
Twine: American Crafts
Stamp sentiments: Paper Trey Ink
Buttons & Ribbon: from my stash

Challenge #14 - Use a PAPER BAG

Stamps: Fiskars
PP: Teresa Collins
Pencil crayons: Crayola
Twine: from my stash
Paper bag: from my stash
Card base: Autumn Leaves

Challenge #41 - Use CRAFT FOAM

Foam stickers: Creatology
Font: Disko
Pencil crayons: Crayola

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Challenge #48 - Make a DIGITAL card

all digital elements from a kit by Sweet Shoppe Designs.

Challenge #13 - Stamp on TRANSPARENCY

I couldn't find my transparencies so stamped on a piece of acrylic instead. I have used alcohol inks on the back first.

Stamp: Stampin Up
Alcohol Inks: Ranger
Bling: Kaiser Craft
Sentiment stamp: MME
Lace: Michaels
PP: BoBunny

Challenge #62 - Use VELLUM

The vellum is over the patterned paper to give it a softer look. It is also subtly embossed.

PP: BoBunny
Vellum: unknown (had it forever)
Sentiment Stamp: CTMH
Tag: K&Company

Challenge #32 - Mask with DIECUTS and MIST or PAINT

PP: Dear Lizzy - 5th and Frolic
Die: Spellbinders
Mist: Mr. Huey
Alphas: Sizzix
Flowers: from my stash
Pen: Recollections

Challenge #35 - Alter a PHOTO

This is a photo of our two cats.

Inside: To my wonderful friend ________ on your birthday. I will always think the best of you (wink).

PP: Basic Grey and MME
Journaling tag: Basic Grey
Alpha Stickers: Karen Foster

Challenge #26 - Use DUCT tape

Did you know you can buy SHEETS of duct tape? That's what I used here....
Duct Tape: Duck Brand
Embossing Folder: Nestibilities
Journaling tag: Basic Grey
Sentiment: Hot off the Press
Washi tape: unknown

Challenge #10 - Use TEN embellishments

2 flowers
3 brads
1 crown
1 heart
2 hands
1 bird
Total - 10
Flowers: Michaels
Brads: Recollection
Embellishments: Jolees
Sentiment: CTMH

Challenge #59 - Make patterned paper with PENS

Pens: Recollections
Diecuts: Making Memories
Stencil: Crafters Workshop
Alphas: K&Company

Challenge #71 - Use the SPLATTER technique

Trim: Recollections
Diecut Squirrel: DCWV
Alphas: Thickers