Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Little Red Wagon Challenge #371 Santa's Coming to Town

Hi Everyone!
Yes, indeed Santa will be arriving at the homes of good little girls and boys!  This week's challenge is hosted by Brenda, she want's to see that jolly little fellow or his hard working elf/elves on your projects.  Let's see what the girlfriends have been up to in their workshops, join in on the fun at Little Red Wagon.  I made a gift card holder secured with a belly band for this week's challenge.

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Gerda Steiner November Challenge

Hi Everyone!
Here I am the last day of November and wandering - "where did it go?"  I've been playing catch up since we returned from our Italy trip in October.  We were gone for 2 1/2 weeks and when we returned it was November! 
Well, this month's challenge at Gerda Steiner Designs features this Naught Puppy digital stamp.  If you join us this month, you'll get next months digi stamp for free!  I love her designs and love to play in her challenges.
Oh he is so cute! 
Here are my supplies I used to create this card ~
Gerda Steiner Naughty Puppy digital stamp
Prismacolor pencils
Tonic  Mini scalloped oval die set
Wink of Stella
Paper and ribbon were scraps I had in my crafty stash!

Thanks for looking and be kind!


Little Red Wagon Challenge #370 Chilly Friends

Hi Everyone!
We are getting into chilly temperatures here in the desert and our hostess Donna wants to see Chilly Friends.  She's looking for snowmen, penguins, or polar bears - those cutesy little guys on your paper creations. So let's see what chilly concoctions you can come up with.  Take a look at what the other girlfriends designed over at Little Red Wagon - I'm sure they'll warm your heart.



Supplies I used to create my card -
Sassy Cheryl Penguin Panache digi stamp
MFT Blueprint #1
Lawn Fawn Perfectly Plaid 6x6 patterned paper
Verve Birthday to You sentiment stamp
Simon Says Stamp Snowflake Banner
Family Treasures Circle Punch
Prismacolors
White Signo Pen
Shimmer paper

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Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Little Red Wagon Challenge #369 Sparkle & Shine

Hi Everyone!
We have a new challenge this week at Little Red Wagon, our hostess Brenda is getting her sparkle on!  She wants to see our creations that Sparkle and Shine (she must like diamonds!).  Join us this week and we'll look at all the pretties that the girlfriends have come up with.



Supplies I used to create this card:
Tiddly Inks Skater Wryn digi stamp
Prismacolor pencils
Wink of Stella
MFT Pierced Rectangle STAX
Martha Stewart Snowflake punch
Stampin Up! Tag punch
C.C. Designs Stamp Jolly Christmas sentiment stamp
Sparkly Rhinestone and Sequins and cording
All paper came out of my scrappy stash

Thanks for looking! I love your comments!



Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Little Red Wagon Challenge #368 It's Embossable!


Hi Everyone! 
 Here we go with a new challenge at Little Red Wagon - "It's Embossable!"  I am the hostess for this week and I want to see your paper crafts that are embossed.  It can be dry embossed or ink embossed - lots of options here! 
 I sorta simplified my card due to some medications that I am currently taking, my hands get very shaky! So I opted to bring out my Silhouette machine to help with that.   Can't wait to see what you create. Hop over to Little Red Wagon and see what the other girlfriends have come up with.  This challenge ends next Tuesday, November 22.  So let's do the "embossable!"
Supplies I used to create this card ~
Cuttlebug Swirl embossing folder
Matte finish silver cardstock
I used Colette Hall's design Circle Flourish Standing Reindeer Ornament cut file
from the Silhouette Design store
Clearly Besotted "Sweet Sentiment" stamp
Spellbinders Classic Circle die
MFT Fishtail Banner die
Silver cording & rhinestones




Hope you have a great week.  And remember share kindness with one another!



Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Little Red Wagon Challenge #367 Let's Get Sketchy

Hi Everyone!
We have a new challenge this week at Little Red Wagon.  Heather is our hostess and she has provided us with a sketch for this week's challenge. Here's the sketch, let's see what you can come up with!

I created this adorable Happy Birthday card - "Happy Bot-day"

 Perfect for a little guy!




Supplies I used to create this card
Paper Smooches Boombots
Echo Park All Geared Up dies
MFT Stitched Vertical die
MFT Blueprints #15
Spellbinders Nested Circles
Brads

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Little Red Wagon Challenge #366 Happy Fall!

Hi Everyone!
We have a new challenge this week at Little Red Wagon with a Fall theme. Jan is our hostess and she wants to see your creations that gives you a sense of crispness in the air, smells of pumpkins spice, and those warm fall colors.  I live in Arizona and we don't get the changing of colors, it's still in the 90's, but one can dream?  Here is my card that I created - check out what the other girlfriends have created.


Here are the supplies I used ~
Stamping Bella Tiny Townie Fay Loves Fall
Prismacolor Pencils
Patterned paper is from my scrap stash
Tonic Mini Oval Scalloped die
Cuttlebug Embossing folder
Lawn Fawn Small Stitched Leaves die
Distress Ink Tea Dye
Rhinestones



Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Little Red Wagon Challenge #365 Stencil It

Hi Everyone!
We have a new challenge for this week at Little Red Wagon.  Kate is our hostess and she wants our creative projects to include a stencil on it. Its been a while since I've stenciled (tole painting days) and I have stenciled a border in my daughter's bedroom many moons ago! Looking at stencil designs I was blown away by all the options! I opted to create my own stencil using my Silhouette.  Here is what I came up with.



Supplies I used to create this project
Paper Smooches Green Acres
Spellbinders Reverse Wonky Rectangles
Prismacolor pencils
EK Success Punch
 EK Success Border Punch
Momento Ink
Button, Twine, Glossy Accents

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Little Red Wagon Challenge #364 - Let's Party

Hi Everyone!
We have a fun challenge this week!  Jan is our hostess and she wants to Party!  She wants to see our Birthday themed creations!  So here's my little party animal and he's ready for some fun!  Head over to the Little Red Wagon,  I'm sure the girlfriends are putting on a good party over there, and you're invited to join us - you have until next Tuesday before this party is over!

Supplies I used to create this card -
Whipper Snappers Designs Bagaceratops
Taylored Expressions Double the Fun 6x6 patterned paper
CC Designs Birthday Sentiment stamp
Spellbinders Big Scallop Circles die
We R Memory Keepers Circles die
MFT Blueprints #20
Copic markers
Glitter pen

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Saturday, October 15, 2016

Gerda Steiner Progressive Challenge

Hi Everyone!
It's the month of October and it's quickly flying by! Gerda has come through again with another adorable digi stamp for this month's progressive challenge. I have to admit I'm not a hedgehog person but this little guy is pretty dang cute if you ask me! 




Supplies I used to create this card~
Simple Stories Pumpkin Spice 6x6 patterned paper
Copic markers
MFT stitched square stax
MFT Blueprint #6
Circle punch
Daisy Bucket sentiment stamp
Martha Stewart border punch
Copic markers
twine



Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Little Red Wagon Challenge #363 Best Witches

Hi Everyone!
This month is flying right by and before you know it there will be little trick or treaters knocking at the door!  I'm sure you'll see a witch or two.  Donna is hosting our challenge and she has Best Witches as our theme this week and she wants to see your witchy creations.  I'm sure we'll see some good little witches over at Little Red Wagon.  Let's see what the girlfriends have come up with for this week.  You can join in on the fun, I'm sure you'll have a really ghoul time!
Supplies I used to create this card -
Sassy Cheryl Good Witches digi stamp
Doodlebug Ghouls & Goodies 6x6 patterned paper
Martha Stewart Spider Web border punch
MFT Pierced Rectangle die
MFT Vertical Stitched Strips
Bakers Twine
Wink of Stella


Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Little Red Wagon Challenge #362 Color Combo

Hi Everyone!
We have a fun challenge in store for you over at Little Red Wagon.  This week, Brenda is our host and she has picked a Color Combo.  Do you want to know the colors?  You guessed it - Purple, Orange and Green.  So many things you can do with this, however, being the month of October I went with a little Halloween theme.  I can't wait to see what the girlfriends have come up with.  Won't you join us with your color combo card?  You have until next Tuesday to enter this challenge. 

Supplies I used to create this card -
Eat Cake Graphics Frank Boogie stamp
Spellbinders Large Classic oval dies
MFT Stitched Oval frames
We R Memory Keepers
Doodlebug Ghouls & Goodies 6x6 patterned paper
MFT Fishtail Flags die
Sentiment - created on my computer