Sunday, June 22, 2014

Sydney and Candy

Hi everyone.  I just wanted to quickly ask you all to head over to my cousin Candy's blog and checkout what she created with my sweet baby Sydney as her inspiration.  Candy spent last week with me helping me, my sister, and niece clean and organize my studio.  While she was here she went shopping in Sydney's studio (aka her craft cage) and took home some treasures.  I just want you all to see what she, with the help of Sydney, created.  It is just wonderful.
Please visit Candy's blog and leave her some love.  Thanks so much for stopping by and have a great day.

Corrosive Challenges #202 - Color Me Happy!

Hello everyone.  We have another great challenge going on at Corrosive Challenges.  The theme this time is Color Me Happy.  All you have to do is use your favorite markers, pens, paints, etc to color your project.  I went with Copics because that is my favorite.  We have two amazing sponsors this time...Art by Miran and Aurora Wings.  The prizes are 3 digis and $10 voucher respectively.  Here are my projects.

Miss Tattoo from Art by Miran

Snapdragon by Aurora Wings

Both companies have amazing digis.  It was hard to choose which ones I wanted so I let someone else do it for me.  Thanks Regan, you chose well.  I truly enjoyed working in my studio now that it is clean and I could find everything.  The coloring took forever but the cards came together quickly.  I went CAS for the Snapdragon and brought out some of my favorite flowers and paper for Miss Tattoo.

Please head over to Corrosive Challenges and check out what the rest of the design team created for your inspiration.  Thanks so much for stopping by.

Card Recipes:

Miss Tattoo
Stamp by Art by Miran
Papers by DCWV
Embossing folder Feathers by Elizabeth Craft Design
Flowers by Petaloo and Irene's Papers-n-Things
Dies by Marianne Design
Misc:  Darice gems, Wink of Stella glitter brush pen clear, Sakura Gelly Roll Clear, Copics, Glossy Accents, SU Dimensionals

Stamp by Aurora Wings
Paper by DCWV
Embossing folder by Anna Griffin
Sentiment by Simon Says Stamp
Punch by EK Success
Misc:  Copics, Wink of Stella glitter brush pen clear, Wink of Stella glitter pens, embossing powder, SU Dimensionals

Challenges entered Miss Tattoo

 Challenges entered Snapdragon

Saturday, June 21, 2014

Rubber Ducky Jude

Here is the fifth and final for today.  This is going to be a quick post as blogger has done some damage to me today.  
My final little baby from Simply Betty is called Rubber Ducky Jude.  This reminds me of my childhood days at grandma's house and she had no indoor plumbing.  I was grateful when I was old enough to stay with my cousins without my parents since they did have indoor plumbing. 
 Jude has been colored with Copics and I added a bunch of Stickles to the bubbles.  For the rest I used:
Embossing folder - Darice
Papers - Stash
Ribbon - Stash
Thanks for stopping by.
Challenges entered:
Simon Says Monday - Anything goes
Party Time Tuesdays #177 - Glitter
Charisma Cardz #13 - Sparkle and shine (glitter)
 Suzy Bee's #34 - Anything goes
 Bizzy Becs June - Anything goes
 Creative Fingers #40 - Anything goes

Baby Blocks Rio

This is my fourth post today.  Wow this might just make a record for me and I'm not done yet.

This cute little girl is called Baby Blocks Rio.  She is one of the new babies from Simply Betty that were released yesterday.  The blocks come blank so I added some rub on letters that I found when we were cleaning up my craft room.  It's like finding treasures when you clean up your crafts.  I found lots of things that I had forgotten I had.

I have colored her with Copic markers.  The rest of the recipe is:

Embossing folder - Darice
Papers - Stash
Ribbon - Crafty Ribbons
Rub on - Stash

Thanks so much for stopping by.

Challenges entered:

Card Mania #49 - Babies
Crafting From The Heart #23 - Anything goes
Simon Says Monday - Anything goes
Sweet Stamps #174 - Anything goes
Creative Inspirations #270 - Tie it up
Little Miss Muffet #88 - Anything goes
Suzy Bee's #34 - Anything goes
A Gem of a Challenge #122 - For a child 
Brown Sugar #99 - Dots and/or stripes

Little Miss Attitude Lola

Post number 3!  Boy I'm on a roll.

This is my third little one to show you from Simply Betty.  She is Little Miss Attitude Lola.  She so belongs in my family.  I have several nieces and they all have this attitude.  I don't know how I didn't get any of this attitude since I'm so perfect......okay everyone laugh now.  Lola is also colored with Copics.  Here is the rest of the recipe I used.

Embossing folder - Darice
Paper - DCWV
Ribbon - Darice
Corner punch - Corner Chomper
Nail heads - Stash

Thanks again for stopping by.
 Challenges entered:
  Southern Girls - Punches and/or dies
Simon Says Monday - Anything goes
Suzy Bee's #34 - Anything goes
Bizzy Bec's June - Anything goes
Card Mania #49 - Babies
Nordsalten #98 - Anything goes

Nap Time Miller

Here is post number two.  Isn't he just so cute!  This is Nap Time Miller.  He is one of the newest additions to Simply Betty Stamps.   Betty has just released eight new babies and they are so very adorable!!  I just love them all.

I have used my Copics to color him up and then added a little button brad for his jammies.  Here is the rest of the recipe.

Die cut - Stampin' Up
Embossing folder - Darice
Papers - Stash
Ribbon -Darice
Rhinestones - Stash
Punch - Corner Chomper

Thanks so much for stopping by.

Challenges entered:

Baby Mess London

Yesterday Simply Betty released a set of adorable little toddlers.  I posted them all together but wanted to showcase each one today.  

This one is my sisters favorite of the five babies.  She is called Baby Mess London.  I just love all the mess she is making.  She is colored up with my Copics of course.  I wanted to go simple with these babies to just focus on the stamp itself.  The papers are all from Oriental Trading.

Hope you have a fabulous day and thanks for stopping by.

 Challenges entered:
Card Mania #49 - Babies
  The Crazy Challenge #173 - For the little ones
  Love to Create #120 - Anything goes
Simon Says Monday - Anything goes
Rhedd and Rosie #35 - Anything goes
Bizzy Becs June - Anything goes

Friday, June 20, 2014

Baby Teens from SBS

Hi everyone.  Simply B Stamps has some new adorable Teen Scene babies for you today.  I am showcasing 5 of them but there are 8 in total.  They are just the cutest little things aren't they.  I left them all CAS because I ran out of time.  My AMAZING cousin, sister and niece spent the last week helping me lose my Queen Messy Desk title.  My studio has been a wreck for years and I couldn't find a thing.  They worked so hard to help me out and I am so appreciative.  Thanks to Candy, Robin and Bianca!!!!

Since I now know where everything is, I had an idea.  I have tons of supplies I forgot I even bought.  If anyone would like to see me do something special in a project, please leave me a comment and suggestion.  I will randomly choose one and do it.  I like to be challenged especially now that I can find everything.

Now back to business.  Betty has an amazing giveaway for you.  Here are the details in Betty's words:

Seeing how we are continuing our awesome 4th Birthday celebration we have yet another fun little contest!  This is for a HUGE package of ALL and any Teen Scene lines that release  from July 2014 through December 2014!  Yep any Teen Scene full lines that release between those dates!  What's the contest?  Why another challenge of course!

Using any of the new Teen babies create one project and do NOT use any traditional baby colors: Light Pink, Yellow, Baby Blue, Baby Green.  NOTHING pastel and nothing traditional baby!
You have until the 29th of June @ 4:59 PM PST to create your projects and upload them to the linky tool below!

Please head over to our design team's blogs and check out what they did and leave them some love.  Feel free to leave me some too.  I could use it right now.

Special Guest for our Release: Rita
Lisa H.
Rebecca - you are here!

Thanks so much for stopping by.

Friday, June 13, 2014

New SBS Steampunks

Lenore at the Grave


Hi everyone.  It is time for some more fabulous Steampunk images from Simply B Stamps.  I must admit that I had some issues with these.  It is sad but I may need to start wearing glasses when I color.  I have all intentions of coloring these again to see if I can do a better job next time.

Please use the links below to check out what the rest of the fabulous design team has created.  You will not be disappointed.  They all kicked my humble heinie with these.  They all amaze me.  Also, please give them a little love while you are there.

Thanks so much for stopping by and have a great day.

Lisa H

Card Recipe for Lenore at the Grave:
Image:  Lenore at the Grave by SBS
Papers: Generic
Sentiment:  Stampin UP
Punches & Dies:  We R Memory Keepers Corner Chomper
Misc:  Copics, mesh fabric, Wink of Stella glitter pen, Darice gems, Distress Ink

Card Recipe for Tattooed:
Image:  Tattooed by SBS
Papers: Stampin Up
Sentiment:  Stampin UP
Punches & Dies:  Stampin UP & Cheery Lynn, Sizzix
Misc:  Copics, SU dimensionals, Distress Ink, SU Ink, Darice gems, random flower

Challenges entered Lenore at the Grave:

Challenges entered Tattoed:

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Corrosive Challenges #201 Crop It!

Hi all!  It is time for another fabulous challenge at Corrosive Challenges.  All you have to do is "Crop It".  We are sponsored by Lacy Sunshine.  All the details will be posted here.  This will be a quick post as I had a very busy day.  I saw Maleficent with 3 of my nieces today.  We had a great time.  Then my sister cleaned out some of my shelves at home as they were getting quite cluttered.  Bianca cleaned all 5 bird rooms and their jungle gym.  They look great.  Thanks Bianca.

Please head over to Corrosive Challenges and join in.  Also don't forget to check back with CC on Monday to see who won all the fabulous prizes from our big 200th Challenge Blog Hop.

Thanks so much for stopping by and have a great day.

Card Recipe:
Sentiment:  Tim Holtz Hashtags
Dies:  Spellbinders, Simon Says Stamp & Stampin Up
Paper:  DCWV
Misc:  Copics, Darice Gems, SU dimensionals, Wink of Stella glitter pen, Distress Ink, feathers

Challenges entered:

Friday, June 6, 2014

Birthday Betty Boos Blog Hop

Birthday Goddess


Hello everyone.  As you know, Simply B Stamps turned 4 this month so we are having a blog hop to celebrate.  If you arrived here from the oh-so-talented Emily, then you are on the right track.  If not, don't worry, the entire hop list is posted below.  Please make sure you start from the beginning because all the hop details will be posted on the SBS blog.

Betty has created 4 new Birthday Betty Boos for you.  They can be found here.  They are so stinkin' adorable.  The first card I did was the Birthday Goddess.  I started coloring her blond hair and asked my niece what color her dress should be.  She said "my signature color pink of course", you know because she has blond hair and is a Goddess herself.  MWAH Grace! On the second card, I used a piece of striped paper that I just love.  I thought it had pinata colors to it.  I embossed the brown background but I am afraid you can't see it very well in the picture.  I really need to take photography lessons.

Well that's all the babbling I will do so you can continue the hop.  Your next stop is the fantastic Tanja.  You won't be disappointed. Enjoy!!!
Rebecca - You are here!

Card Recipe Birthday Goddess:
Image and Sentiment from SBS
Dies and Punches:  Spellbinders & SU
Embossing Folder:  Anna Griffin
Ribbon:  Really Reasonable Ribbon
Misc:  Copics, MS glitter glue, Stickles, Wink of Stella glitter pen, SU dimensionals

Card Recipe Pinata:
Image and Sentiment from SBS
Embossing Folders:  Darice
Misc:  Copics, Bakers Twine, SU dimensionals, glue dots, Distress Ink, Glossy Accents

Thanks so much for stopping by.

Challenges entered:

Birthday Goddess

Loves Rubberstamps #106 - Anything goes
 Sweet Stamps #172 - Ribbons, buttons and/or bows
Word Art Wednesday #135 - Anything goes
 Cute Card Thursday #324 - Perfectly pink
Paper Crafting Journey - Perfect in pink
 Craftitude #66 - Pop it up
Robyn's Fetish #214 - Anything goes
Crafting From the Heart #21 - Anything goes
The Stamping Chef #32 - Anything goes
A Creative Romance - Happy Birthday


 Papertake Weekly - Anything goes
Scrapper's Delight #24 - Layer it up
 Delightful Challenges - All tied up
Chocolate, Coffee & Cards #66 - Embossing
Suzy Bee's #31 - Layer it up
 The East Wind #8 - Embossing
Crafty Hazelnut's June - Patterned paper
 Scribble & Scrabble #19 - Anything goes
Crafty Catz #233 - Anything goes 
Stampin' for the Weekend - Anything goes


Tuesday, June 3, 2014

KennyK's Krafty Krew Challenge #173 Blog Hop!!!

Hello everyone.  It is time for a fabulous blog hop by KennyK's Krafty Krew.  If you arrived here from the amazing Nick's blog, you are on the right track.  I would like to share my project using Pitstop Penny.  My nephew-in-law's (is there such a thing?) birthday is coming up and he is a huge racing fan.  I asked my niece to pick out the image she thought he would like.  Her instructions were simple, use lots of red and yellow and maybe some racing flags.  And that about sums my card up in a nutshell.  I hope Kyle likes it.  Happy birthday Kyle.  Take care of my girls.

Next on the hop is Wonder Regan.  Please head on over to her blog and check out what she made for your inspiration.  If you got lost along the way, here is the entire list.

Rebecca - You are here!!!

Card Recipe:
Dies:  Spellbinders stars and Simon Says banner
Sentiment: SU
Darice embossing folders
Misc:  Copics, Glossy Accents, Distress Inks, SU dimensionals, Darice gems, Wink of Stella glitter pen, Darice stickers, bakers twine

Thanks so much for stopping by and enjoy the hop.

Challenges entered: