Thursday, January 6, 2022

~Best of 2021 with Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2

Here we are with our first challenge of 2022 over on the Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 blog!  It's an easy one for you this time around- we are asking you to choose any sketch from our 2021 sketches to make your card for this month!  Here is the link to all of our sketches from the past year.  Go ahead and pick your favourite and then use that to make your card.  

My two favourites from 2021 would be:
 
Sketch #206 from May 2021



and Sketch #213 from August 2021

Have a look through our fabulous sketches from 2021 and then enter your card here!

Happy Crafting!



Sunday, January 2, 2022

~Amore

 Happy New Year everyone!  I wish you all a wonderfully crafty year. 
 
Welcome back to our first challenge of 2022 for Lil Patch of Crafty Friends!  Our challenges are always Anything Goes so that part is easy and we have All Dressed Up as our fabulous sponsor.

I have used the adorable image called Amore from All Dressed Up for my card and paired it with some CTMH valentines papers.

We hope you will join in the crafty fun with us over the next 2 weeks.  Be sure to check out the Lil Patch of Crafty Friends challenge blog to see my team mates fabulous creations.  We can't wait to see your creation!

Happy Crafting!


Saturday, December 11, 2021

~Penguins Christmas Tower

What perfect timing for our new challenge over on the Di's Digi Challenge blog!
 
 
 

Our challenge is Christmas or Winter Holidays and I have used this adorable image called Penguin Christmas Tower for my card this time around.  I paired it with some fun CTMH Christmas papers, stamped sentiment and glitter dots. I also used Stardust Stickles for the snow and Liquid Applique for the fluff on the Santa hat!

I hope you have a chance to check out the great makes from my DT friends on the challenge blog and then enter your card to play along with us this challenge.  It's open for two weeks, you don't have to use a Di's Digi or CandiBean image but if you do, you'll be entered to win 2 digis from Di's shop!

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

 

Happy Crafting!



Sunday, December 5, 2021

~Hat Tipping Snowman with LPOCF

Gosh time flies!  It's time already for another new challenge over at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends!

Our challenges are always Anything Goes which makes it nice and easy to play along.  We do have Fred She Said as our fabulous sponsor this week though and Tracey has offered a $10 gift certificate to one lucky person who joins in the crafty fun this week.
 
 
 I have used this adorable image called Hat Tipping Snowman and chose the pre colored version with the green scarf.  I paired with with some fun CTMH papers and heat embossed the sentiment gold to match the sparkly ribbon.

Be sure to pop on over to the challenge blog to see the rest of the design teams gorgeous makes and then enter for your chance to win this great prize!  Can't wait to see your creations!

Have fun and happy crafting!





 

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

~December Sketches with SSW2

Time for some new sketches!  I love sketches and love the ones Kathie makes!  We have 2 fantastic new sketches for you this month over on the Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 blog!

Our first is sketch #220 and I have used this adorable pre coloured Santa Penguin image & sentiment from Imagine That Digistamp for my card.


and our second this month is sketch #221 and I have used this super cute penguin image called Huddle from SheepSki Designs.

 
I sure hope you will have a chance to play along with us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 this month.  Choose one or both sketches to use and come on over and enter your creation!  You may be the lucky prize winner this month! 

Happy Crafting!


Saturday, November 27, 2021

~Christmas Trio

 I love this crafty time of year.  I never seem to have enough Christmas cards made in advance but sure love making them when the time comes!  
 
We have a new challenge for you over on the Di's Digi Challenge blog this week.  We are asking you to use a digi on your creations this week!  
 
 
 I have used this super cute pre-colored image called Xmas Trio Blank (there is another with Merry Christmas in the space below the critters) and paired it with some fun CTMH papers, ribbons and a sentiment from the same paper package set!
 
I hope you join us this time around!  Our challenges are open for 2 weeks and as long as it's a new creation, you are free to use whatever image or products you like!  Remember, that if you do use an image from DI'S DIGI STAMPS or any CandiBean stamp, you have a chance to win 2 images from DI'S DIGI STAMPS in addition to the random winner prize.  
 
I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:


Have fun and can’t wait to see what you create!!
 

 

 
 
 

Saturday, November 13, 2021

~Jingle Bell Gnome

Welcome back!  Time for a new challenge over at Di's Digi Challenge!  This week, we are asking to see your Lots of Layers Creations!  

I have used this adorable new image called Jingle Bell Gnome.  I love these new images, and of course gnomes are so much fun!  


I have made a slimline card with new CTMH dies and this fun gnome from Di's Digis!  Added some Stardust Stickles on the bell for a little bit of sparkle.

I hope you have a chance to check out the fabulous Lots of Layers design team makes over on the challenge blog and then enter for your chance to win!
 
Please remember a maximum of 3 entries per person and creations must be NEW.  Otherwise, as long as you follow our theme of LOTS OF LAYERS - there are no product or image restrictions. Remember, that if you do use an image from DI'S DIGI STAMPS or any CandiBean stamp, you have a chance to win 2 images from DI'S DIGI STAMPS in addition to the random winner prize. Entries must be received by 10pm EST on Friday, November 26.
 
I would like to enter this card in these fun challenges:

Sunday, November 7, 2021

~Autumn Girl

Hello again and thank you for taking the time to visit today!  Lil Patch of Crafty Friends has a brand new Anything Goes challenge and I have a fun fall card to share with you for that.  

Our lovely sponsor for this challenge is Twinkle Lane Designs and my goodness does Suzanne have adorable sets.  This one is called Autumn Girl and includes some leaves and sentiments as well as this fab image.  I coloured it to match my new fall paper stack from Michael's and used one of the included sentiments as well.
I sure hope you will head on over to the Lil Patch of Crafty Friends blog to check out the rest of the gorgeous DT makes featuring Tinkle Lane Designs images ad then enter for your chance to win!  We'd love to see your creation!

Happy Crafting!

Wednesday, November 3, 2021

~November Sketches with SSW2 and Polkadoodles


 Time for some fabulous new sketches and sponsor over on the Sweet Sketch Wendesday2 blog!
 
As always Kathie has 2 fantastic sketches for us and we are delighted to have Polkadoodles as our lovely sponsor.
 
Our first sketch is Sketch #218 and I have used Too Cute Owl Love


and the second sketch is #219 and I have used this adorable colored image called Sweet Tweet Snowman.

 

I sure hope you have a chance to play along with us this month!  Be sure to pop on over and check out all of the fabulous design team makes using Polkadoodles images and our wonderful sketches this time around.  Then join us using one or both sketches for your chance to win a wonderful prize courtesy of Polkadoodles.



Saturday, October 30, 2021

~Gnomey Christmas Wishes

Welcome back and thank you for taking a moment to visit me today!  I have a brand new card for you featuring a brand new image from Di's Digi Stamps as well for our Embossing (Heat or Dry) challenge over on the Di's Digi Challenge blog today!

I have used this super cute image called Gnomey Christmas Wishes and paired it with some brand new slimline square window thin cuts from CTMH to create a slimline card.
 

 
Goodness these gnomes are adorable!  I can't wait until I can add them all to my digi library!  I hope that you will pop over to the challenge blog and see all of the fun Embossing creations and then enter your card for a chance at a great prize this week.  As always, you do not have to use a Di's Digi image or a CandiBean image but if you do, you could win 2 digis courtesy of Di.  Be sure to check out her Di's Digi Stamp site to see all of the other gnomes and fabulous selection of images.  Lots in the sale category too that are equally adorable.

I would like to enter my card into these fab challenges:
 
Colour Crazy Craft Challenge Week 43 -Anything Goes- Hand coloured
Jingle Belles- Holiday Creature Feature (lil penguin in the present)
Aud Sentiment Challenge #286- Use a Christmas Sentiment
Simon Says Stamp- Anything Goes