Blog Hop

With Love for Cath – Blog Hop

After reading Moxie Fab Cath Edvalson’s post about her shoulder pain and inability to go to CHA, a few of us joined to do a blog hop showcasing cards we made for Cath and to cheer her up. Cath always brings us all the new trends and photos from CHAs. For me living down under,Cath’s photos on trends keeps me updated. To thank you for all that you do and looking forward to more from you Cath, here is my get well wishes ๐Ÿ™‚
Sending You card
Sending You card -ย  inside
Edited: I cannot believe I forgot to put in supply list ๐Ÿ˜ฆ Sorry! Here is the list.

Cardstock: Stamper Select White, Kraft, Simply Chartreuse and Canyon Clay from Papertrey Ink
Stamp set: Large Flower background stamp from Hero Arts, Big and Bold Wishes from Papertrey Ink
Inks: Stazon Black Ink and Colour Box Frost White ink
Accessories: Copic markers, white embossing powder and heat gun

You can see all the other cards from this blog hop here atย  Virginia’s Blog
Thanks Lorena and Virginia for organising this blog hop
Thanks for stopping by!

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CAS- usual Friday Challenge, PTI

CFC #37

I have a card share I made for CAS-ual Friday Sketch challenge
And here is my vibrant and cheerful card
Hello Friend card
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink’s Hibiscus Burst and Simply Chartreuse and Bazzill’s white cardstock
Stamp set: PTI’s Flower Fusion #11
Inks: SU’s Kiwi Kiss and Pink Passion. Stazon Black Ink
Accessories: Corner Chomper
If you like to play along, then here is the link to the challenge blog.
Thanks for visiting ๐Ÿ™‚

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Hero Arts, PTI

Card Drive…

I have some cards here which I sent to Card Drive request from Martha at Hero Arts Flickr group.
These cards go to the old ladies and gentlemen living in a nursing home.
I hope my cards will bring smile to their faces
poppy card
Cardstock: Stamper’s Select white and Pure Poppy from PTI
Stamp set: Delicate Blossoms from Hero Arts and Just for you complimentary stamp set from MFT
Inks: Memento Black Ink
Accessories: Green copic marker and square punch.
so sweet card
Cardstock: Ocean Tides from PTI, White and More Mustard from SU
Stamp set: YOF-Mums and Sweet as a Cupcake from PTI
Inks: Colourbox frost White, Frayed Burlap Distress Ink and Stazon Black Ink
Accessories: A Hero Arts Fabric Design stamped panel sent by gorgeous CARA, heat gun, white embossing powder, square punch, Sponging tool
Cardstock: Stampers Select White and Ripe Avocado from Papertrey Ink Basic Black from SU.
Stamp sets: Love Birds from Wplus9 and Floral Sizzix and Hero Arts framelit set
Inks: Stazon Black Ink
Accessories: New Leaf dies from PTI, Cardboard packaging, cuttlebug, tree die from MFT and rhinestones.
I did send one more card but forgot to take photo of it. Happens! I like this idea of sending cards toย  older people in aged care homes for occassions. Will bring them happiness and smile and not feel sad. I have to explore this in my town.
Thanks for stopping by!

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PTI, Valentine's day cards, Wplus9

Valentine’s card

Here is a Valentine’s day card I made for Feburary Card Chain challenge at Lily Pad Cards.ย 
You can find all the details on the blog here
Today Tomorrow Forever card!
There are three options to use – colour combination. sketch and theme. I used the theme-Valentine’s day to make my card.

Cardstock: Hibiscus Burst and Vintage cream from Papertrey Ink
Stamp sets: Newspaper Print background stamps and Rosie Posie from Papertrey Ink, Love Birds and Love you more from Wplus9
Inks: Close to Cocoa, Cameo Coral, Real Red and Pretty in Pink from SU and Stazon Black Ink
Accessories: Love Birds dies from Wplus9, Cuttlebug and rhiestones ๐Ÿ™‚
Thanks for visiting!

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MFT, PTI, Wplus9

Thinking of you…

Morning everybody,
I have been making more embossing plates using my dies. Here is one more card made using homemade embossing plate. The dies I have used on this green panel is made using Turning New Leaf dies from Papertrey Ink.
I figured out after making a few embossing panels from dies, that embossing is much more defined with solid dies, cut using thicker cardboard. I tried using tissuebox but the embossing is not so good. The toys and games packaging cardboard is perfect. exact thickness to run through cuttlebug without stressing it and gives good impression.
Here is a close up of the card
Thinking of you card
Cardstock: Stampers Select White and Ripe Avocado from Papertrey Ink Basic Black from SU.
Stamp sets: Love Birds from Wplus9 and Floral Sizzix and Hero Arts framelit set
Inks: Stazon Black Ink
Accessories: New Leaf dies from PTI, Cardboard packaging, cuttlebug, tree die from MFT and rhinestones.
Thanks for visiting ๐Ÿ™‚

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Blog Hop, PTI

PTI Blog Hop – January 2012

This month, in honor of the new year, we are challenging you to pick your
favorite project from 2011 and share it with al of us! ย To take it a step
further, you are also challenged to create a second card that is inspired by
the favorite project you select. ย Your new version of an old favorite could
carry over the color scheme, the layout or the stamp sets. ย We look forward
to seeing your best creations from 2011 as well as one of your first projects
for 2012!
Picking “a” favourite project from 2011 is such a difficult thing to do. Na…. I could not do it. I pick a bunch and finally narrowed it to two. Here is my first favourite card from 2011

I made this card for MIM and love to create my own background using stamps. Recreated another card using this card as an inspiration. I created a background using PTI’s Rosie Posie stamp set. Here is the card for you
Happy Birthday card
I wanted a modern looking background and Rosie Posie stamps are perfect for do that. I also choose lighter colours and kept the sentiment simple on a banner diecut.
Cardstock: SU’s Tempting Turquoise, Daffodil Delight and White
Stamp sets: Rosie Posie and Butterfly Dreams from PTI
Inks: Amuse’s Bubblegum,Pappaya, Grass and Ocean ink and SU’s Basic Grey ink
Accessories: Spellbinder’s banner die, cuttlebug.
Second card which is my favourite is this one
I love Modern Basic Stamp set and the striped background I had created. Wanted a modern take on this one too and so changed the colours but kept the layout.
Brighter card
I love grey and any colour together especially orange.Bright and modern and perfect with that sentiment.
Cardstock: Canyon Clay from PTI and white from SU
Stamp sets: Modern Basic and Think Big Favourite from PTI
Ink: Tangerine Tango and Basic Grey from SU and Stazon Black Ink
Thanks so much for visiting! Happy Hopping ๐Ÿ™‚

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Thank You!

I have a card I made for Jay Gee’s Nook challenge #15.
Here is my take on the challenge
Thank You card
Cardstock:Kraft Cardstock from PTI and Delightful Daffodils from SU
Stamp set: YOFs Mums, Delightful Doliesย  and Inside Out Thank You from PTI
Inks: Colourbox Frost and Stazon Black Inks
Accessories: White embosiing powder, Heat gun and rhinestones from Kaisercraft.
Thanks for stopping by!

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CAS- usual Friday Challenge

CFC #36 – Penguin Suit

Well, today is another HOT day. 38’C This is third day in a row. Gosh! I am melting. Just cannot do anything esp cooking. Aircon is on but it is sticky. It is raining everywhere is Australia other than my town ๐Ÿ˜ฆย 
Trying to get things organised for back to school and got distracted. I saw the cityscape die from MFT on my table and in few minutes, I am diecutting it lol!
Here is a closeup of the layers of the cityscape
If you like to pay the challenge then click on the photo below to take you to the challenge blog.
Cardstock: Stamper’s Select White from PTI and SU’s Basic Black
Stamp set: Big Birthday Wishes from PTI
Accessories: Cityscape die from MFT and cuttlebug
Thanks for visiting ๐Ÿ™‚

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The Map to Your Heart

Moxie Fab Challenge has a challenge called The Map to Your Heart – make projects using maps ๐Ÿ™‚ I love the idea and the inspirations are just magnificant. But when coming to making a project, I was stumped. Well, as the deadline is approaching, I was more determined to make something. I am a person who works well if I have deadline
So here is what I came up with.
Map frame

I printed out a map and ran alpha dies to get map alpha diecuts. I cut alphabet “I” and “U” using black cardstock. You can see how I am still using the rainbow striped leftovers by punching the heart shape ๐Ÿ™‚
So the “I” “โ™ฅ” and “U”ย  standout against the other map alphabets.
Cardstock: White and Black cardstock.
Pattern Paper: Printed map from the computer
Accessories: White frame, Heart punch from SU, MFT Alpha dies, Cuttlebug and rainbow strip from previous project.
Thanks for visiting ๐Ÿ™‚

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