Monday, May 4, 2015

Taking a Break!

Happy Monday! Here's a little something I created using Mo's adorable "Taking a Break" digi image . . .


This Mo Manning image is available HERE in Mo's online store. Here's a close-up . . .

And a bit of a side view . . .
My Card "Recipe" . . .
Image printed on Cryogen Metallic White Cardstock
Creamy Caramel cardstock: Stampin' Up
DPs: by Whiff of Joy
Cloud dies: Memory Box
Fence and tag dies: Magnolia
Corner die & twine: My stash
Inside sentiment: Inkadinkado
Copic markers & a variety of colored pencils

Copics:
Skin: E13, 11, 00, 000, 0000
Hair: E53, 50, 27, 25, 15
Overalls: B99, 97, 95, 93, 91, and T2 & N3
Orange: YR27, 24, 23, 21, 20, 68, 65, and T2 &, N3
Shoes: C8, 5, 3, 1
Grass: G43, 94, 99, YG93
Dog: E57, 55, 53, 51, 50, W3

A peek at the inside . . . 

And . . . one last, "artsy" angle . . .

I've decided to enter this little Mo "make" in the current challenge (#86) going on over at "Sketchy Challenges" HERE using this cool sketch by Sabine . . . 

Sooooo . . .  that's it for me! Thanks so much for stopping by! See you soon! Be sure to check out the "Anything Goes w/optional theme: For Teenz Only" challenge starting Thursday over at Mo's DP2 Challenge Blog!


Monday, April 20, 2015

A "Virtual" Baby Shower!!

Helloooooo all . . . and a very happy Monday to you!! Have you heard about the "Virtual" Baby Shower we're having for our sweet friend and DT sister, Franz over at Mo's new Clubhouse Blog?! Check it out HERE! All this week Mo's DT ladies will be posting pictures of baby cards!

Here's a little baby boy card I created to celebrate Franz's newest little boy . . . Filippo!!
This cute Mo Manning image is called "New Baby" . . . . and is available HERE in Mo's online store.

Here's a bit of a side view . . .
My Card "Recipe" . . .
Image printed on Cryogen Metallic White Cardstock
White & Soft Sky cardstock: Stampin' Up
DPs: "Baby Mine" by Fancy Pants Designs
Bow die: Memory Box
Nestabilities dies: Spellbinders
Button: My stash
Copic markers & a variety of colored pencils

Copics:
Skin: E11, 00, 000, 0000
Hair: E53, 51,  50, YR20
Dress & pants: R22, 21, 20
Boy's shirt: G46, 43, 40
Bassinet cover: BG 72, 10, 11, 13
Blue sash: B18, 14, 12, 00, 000

A peek at the inside (sentiment from Whipper Snapper). . . 

And . . . one more . . .

Sooooo . . .  that's it for me! Thanks so much for stopping by! See you soon! Have a great day . . . and be sure to check out the fun "BABY" contest at Mo's Clubhouse Blog . . . and the "Anything Goes w/optional theme: Spring" challenge happening over at Mo's DP2 Challenge Blog

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Happy Birthday Dee!!

Hellooooo!!

OK . . . so here's the deal . . . I couldn't post any photos the other day since this card was for my sister's birthday . . . and she checks my blog occasionally. But . . . today is her birthday . . . so here are the pics . . .

A close-up of Mo's "Cinderella" image available HERE in Mo's store . . .

A side view . . .
My card "recipe"
Cryogen white metallic cardstock
DPs: "True Love" by Basic Grey
"In stitches" faux stitching stamp: Technique Tuesday 
Brads: My stash
Sentiment: Computer generated
Copics &amp pencils

Copics:
Skin: E13, 11, 00, 000, 0000
Hair: E53, 51, 25
Dress: E27, 25, 53, 51, 50
Apron: E50, W5, 3, 0, 00
Shoes & broom: E27, 25, 23, 50
Reds: R22, 02, 02, 00
Dust & smudges: W3, 1, 0, 00

Faber Castell "Polychromos" Pencils:
Skin: Cinnamon, medium flesh, light flesh
Reds: Venetian red
Browns: Caput mortuum violet
Greys: Warm grey 1 & 5

Caran d'Ache "Pablo" Pencils:
Skin: Apricot

A peek at the inside . . .

And one more view . . .

Please be sure to pop on over to Mo's DP2 Challenge Blog to check out the gorgeous projects created by all of my very talented Design Teamies! Then please join us for this month's "Anything Goes/ Optiona Theme: Spring" challenge!!

** Mo will be awarding (selected at random) one $5.00 shopping spree at her online store for every 25 challenge participants!

Oh . . . and don't forget to stop by Mo's newest blog: Mo's Clubhouse Blog HERE for daily inspiration, contests, showcases, prizes, and lots and LOTS of FUN!!

Thanks so much for stopping by! See you very soon with some fun pics!

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Carolina

Hey there, my friends!! It's time for another great challenge over at Mo's DP2 Challenge Blog!! As always, all of our challenges are "Anything Goes" . . . but this month, my sweet and talented DT sister, Anja, has decided she'd like our OPTIONAL THEME to be . . .

"Spring"
With a Mo Manning image, of course! 

Soooooo, since my eldest son and daughter-in-law just sent us a fun Easter tin filled with scrumptious cookies and brownies and white-chocolate covered pretzels, I decided to make them a little "Thank You" card . . .

This cutie is called "Carolina" and is available HERE in Mo's online store.

Here's a side view . . .
My card "recipe"
Cryogen white metallic cardstock
Digital DPs: "Carrot Patch" by Mary Fran for Nitwits available HERE
Lacy circle die: Memory Box
Sweet Williams Strip flower die: Cheery Lynn Designs
Cutie Fringe 3 flower die: Cheery Lynn Designs
Fence die (inside): Magnolia
Button & brads: My stash
Copics &amp pencils

Copics:
Skin: E13, 1q, 00, 000, 0000
Hair: E53, 51, 50, 23, 25, YR20
Shirt: E97, 95, 93, R01, 00
Overalls: B99, 97, 95, 93, 91, 000
Greens: G29, 46, 43, 40, 99, YG99
Carrots: YR18, 15, 12, 20
Basket: E53, 50, 25, 23, 47, 79, 87

A peek at the inside . . .

And, last but not least . . .

Now, please be sure to pop on over to Mo's DP2 Challenge Blog to check out the gorgeous projects created by all of my very talented Design Teamies! Then please join us for this month's challenge!!

** Mo will be awarding (selected at random) one $5.00 shopping spree at her online store for every 25 challenge participants! What an easy and fun way to get some new Mo images, right?!

Oh . . . and don't forget to stop by Mo's newest blog: Mo's Clubhouse Blog HERE for daily inspiration, contests, showcases, prizes, and lots and LOTS of FUN!!

Thanks so much for stopping by! See you soon!! xo

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Happy Easter, Nana!

Hey friends! I have a new Mo "make" to share today! It's an Easter card for my 95 year-old mother-in-law! She loves getting cards . . . but has some vision problems, so I used rather bright colors! I hope she enjoys it . . . and I hope you enjoy looking too!

This little digi is an older Mo Manning image called "Savannah on Easter" . . . . she's available HERE in Mo's online store. Here's a close-up of little Savannah and her chickies . . .

A side view . . .
 My Card "Recipe" . . .
Image printed on Cryogen Metallic White Cardstock
White and Pool Party cardstock: Stampin' Up
Lattice punch: Martha Stewart
Corner & ribbon, inside sentiment, and pearls: My stash
Rose: Wild Orchid Crafts

Copic markers:
Skin: E13, 11, 00, 000, 0000
Hair: E55, 53, 51, 50, YR20
Aqua: BG75, 72, 13, 11, 10, 000
Peach tones: R02, 01, 00
Chicks: Y38, 35, 18, 21
Ground: G43, 40, 99, YG93

Prismacolor Pencils:
Skin: Nectar, Peach, Light peach
Hair: Chocolate
Aquas: Aquamarine, Aqua

A peek at the inside  . . . 

And . . . finally . . .

And . . . that's it for me! Oh, wait . . . be sure to check out the fun challenge that starts this Thursday (April 2nd) over at Mo's DP2 Challenge Blog! Oh oh oh . . . and have you visited Mo's NEW Clubhouse Blog? If not, do check it out HERE for daily inspiration and lots and lots of FUN!

Sunday, March 22, 2015

Peggy

Helloooooo . . . and a very happy Sunday to you all!! Have you heard about Mo's new Clubhouse Blog?! Check it out HERE! Lots of fun and activities . . . as well as daily inspiration from Mo's Challenge & Clubhouse Design Team!!

Here's a little something I created to celebrate the coming of Spring!!
This cutie is a Mo Manning image called "Peggy" . . . . she's available HERE in Mo's online store.

Here's a bit of a side view . . .
My Card "Recipe" . . .
Image printed on Copic X-press It Cardstock
Bashful Blue & Concord Crush cardstock: Stampin' Up
Digi DPs: "Promises Too" by Mary Fran and available HERE from Nitwits
Corner die: Susana Custom Arts & Design
Bow die: Memory Box
Nestabilities dies: Spellbinders
Large butterfly punch: Martha Stewart
 Small butterfly punch: Recollections available @ Michael's Craft store
Pearls & sentiment stamps: My stash
Roses & leaves: Wild Orchid Crafts
Tag sentiments: Lili of the Valley
Copic markers & a variety of colored pencils

Copics:
Skin: E13, 00, 000, 0000
Hair: E53, 51, 13, 15, 19
Shirt & leggings: BG 10, 11, 13, 15, 18
Purples: BV17, 13, 11, 00
Ground: T2, 1, 0

A peek at the inside . . . 

And . . . one more . . .
And . . . that's it for me! Thanks so much for stopping by! See you soon! Have a great day . . . and be sure to check out the fun challenge happening over at Mo's DP2 Challenge Blog!

Thursday, March 12, 2015

A "Green" Challenge at Mo's Challenge Blog

Hello...and welcome to my little corner of blogland! It's time for another challenge over at Mo's DP2 Challenge Blog!! The challenge theme, as always, is "Anything Mo Goes" with the OPTIONAL THEME (selected by my lovely and talented DT sister, Lis) . . .

"GREEN"
And here's my Mo "make" for today's challenge...

Just scroll down a teensy bit for more details on this creation . . . including a full list of supplies!

And please be sure to pop on over to Mo's DP2 Challenge Blog to check out the fabulous projects created by Lis and the rest of my very talented Design Teamies!

I hope you'll join us for this month's fun challenge. Mo will be awarding (selected at random) one $5.00 shopping spree at her online store for every 25 challenge participants! What an easy and fun way to get some new Mo images, right?!

Thanks so much for stopping by! See you soon!! xo