Sunday, September 30, 2012

Going Batty and Challenge Winnger

For the Fun Friday Use Ribbon or Twine Challenge 
click Here

 doodlecharm cart cut at 3"
Going Batty from
More Spooky Sayings
Cardz tv Stamps

The winner of the Fun Friday Use Green and Black Challenge

#6 Karen
Crafted with Love by Karen

Top Three
#4 Claire
Scrap My Way

#7 Gerda
Gerda's Cards Creations 
#8 Katie

 "Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower."
 ~Albert Camus

Friday, September 28, 2012

Fun Friday Use Ribbon or Twine

Hey everyone it's your lucky day not one Karen but TWO!
I am so thrilled to have the very talented Karen from
Crafted with Love by Karen
Joining in as a marvelous guest designer today
for the Fun Friday Challenge.
Isn't her card just adorable
Karen picked the theme
"Use a ribbon or twine"
her little boy bear is all set for a super fun birthday party
 and what's a little boy with a a little girl telling him
what to do.....
Here is my card

this week's prize

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Happy Halloween

For the Fun Friday Use Black and Green Challenge 
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Third in the series
so this Haunted House I am really pretty proud of 
I found this clip art picture online copied it and with
my Sure cuts a lot program turned it into an svg file 
and cut it out
paper from Authentique
Moon paper on the top is from DCWV
some pearl cotton floss, crinkle ribbon and two buttons
"Happy Halloween" from
Spooky Sayings 

 "When witches go riding,
and black cats are seen,
the moon laughs and whispers,
‘tis near Halloween."

~Author Unknown


Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Wicked Wishes

For the use black and green challenge click Here

2ND in my Haunted House series
Grass is from Happy Hauntings
this haunted house is an svg file from
a few stickles on the spider web
a little twine and a button
"Wicked Wishes!"
Oct 31st

going to be some frost on the pumpkins tonight in NY....

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Welcome to BOO-ville

For the use black and green challenge click 

doing a little Haunted House Series this is card #1
is a cut file from 
some glitter paper from DCWV 
some twine and a button
sentiment from 
 going to be a cold night here in NY
they are predicting a hard frost
covered my Dahlias they had just started to bloom
pretty lavender  


Sunday, September 23, 2012

Happy Birthday and Challenge Winners

For the Fun Friday use Black and Green Clicek

Flower and frame are cut files from
papers from Basic Grey

"Action" Challenge winner

Top Three
#1 Migdalia
#6 Briana
#7 Jessica

Hope everyone has a peaceful Sunday evening....


Friday, September 21, 2012

Fun Friday "Use Black & Green" Challenge

For the Cardz TV use Bling Challenge Click

I have a wonderful guest designer today Maida from
Maida has made a fantastic Halloween card for this week's challenge
Hope you will head on over she is very talented you won't be disappointed.
This week's prize
My Card
Cardz TV Stamps
Spooky Sayings

Cardz TV Stamps Challenge #15 "Bling it Up!'

Cardz TV Stamps Design Team Ch#15:
Starts: Friday, Sept 21st @ 12:00 am EST
Ends: Thurs, Sept 27th @ 11:59 pm EST
Details: Create a card, layout or craft project  using LOTS of bling! 
Use any theme you'd like, and use any colors you'd like.
Prize: 1 set of Cardz TV Stamps of the winner's choice
Winner (chosen by Announced: Friday, Sept 28th  at
Cardz TV

 Use the spider on Doodle Charms cut at 3 inches
used green stickles on his legs which made the so I could bend them
makes is a little more creepy
put some stickles on the twine the spider is hanging form
it's only attached between the layer so it moves across the front of the card
Pattern paper MME
hard to see in the photo but it is sparkly
 used a black mark and some with on the bling eyes

"Spook Saying"

Cardz TV Stamps 

get out your gems, stickles, glitter paper

pearls, and sparkles!

Thursday, September 20, 2012


For the Fun Friday "Action" challenge click 

made a background with strips of scrap papers
spellbinder die for the sentiment
a little Tim Holtz tea dye ink
die cut and stamps Floral Foliage Mini Stamp Set
some twine and a button

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Thinking of you

For the Fun Friday "Action" Challenge click 

May this for a friend who needs a little pick me up
entered in 

a couple of spellbinders dies
Hero Arts stamps, MME papers
Tim Holtz distressed ink in barn red and peeled paint
a little crinkle ribbon some bling 
and a button.

Pouring buckets & thunder storm warnings here feel like I should have a raft ready...


Monday, September 17, 2012

All Hallows Eve

For the Fun Friday Action Challenge Click

I hope no one is disappointed by I actually made a 
Halloween Card with some different new paper
yes yes it's true I also bought a 6x6 pad 
on Saturday Authentique may have to go get another one of
these amazing papers
This card is really a different style for me 
but I LOVE it! 
did this for the challenge at
Die cut or a punch + a sentiment 
used punches and die cuts from
Stampin Up 
EK Success layer butterfly punch
saw this design on Pinterest
My Crafy World  
here is my version

and the sentiment
"Oct 31st"
so many ideas for this stamp set
hope I can get them all done
by Oct 31st!

Sunday, September 16, 2012

Things that go bump in the Night

For the Fun Friday "Action" make it move challenge click Here

I was in a little panic because I was really running low on the paper
I have been using for most of my Halloween cards 
seriously I LOVE this paper
My Mind's Eye Halloween Scary Sparkles
I was at AC Moore on Saturday 
and oh JOY there was a whole stack
confusion set in should I buy one or more?
Settled for one but the little voice in my head 
keeps saying to go get more...
a cut from Happy Hauntings
"More Spooky Sayings"
Hope Nothing goes bump in your night


Fun Friday Halloween Challenge winners!

For the Fun Friday "Action" make it move challenge click Here
The winner of the Fun Friday Halloween challenge is 
#6 Maida
 Maida email me your address and I will get your prize in the mail to you

Top three
#11 Claire
 #12 Norma
 #15 Lisa

Hope everyone has a wonderful Sunday!

Friday, September 14, 2012

Fun Friday Challenge "Action"

This week I have a terrific guest designer

Liz from Unik by YES!
Liz decide the challenge should be "Action"
so make your card move a slider, lever, action wobble, spinner
here are not one but TWO fabulous card Liz made for this week's challenge
Thanks Liz I so appreciate your talented efforts 
 Rocking Card

 Sliding card

and My Card on an action 
this week's prize
Plus a couple action wobbles 

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Sending Birthday Wishes

For the Fun Friday Halloween Challenge click Here

Made this card for 
base of Autumn Rose PTI
Mat Vintage Cream
Got some wonderful gifts for My Birthday tried to use as many as possible in this card
 Paula Deen pattern paper got this from Lisa A Mermaids Crafts
Stampin up Crochet flower from Norma Pink Bling Crafter
Wild Roses "sending Birthday Wishes" stamp from  Jayne Jayne Designs
Stampin Up Flower Stamp Sherrie Sherrie Scraps with Passion 
Purple twine from Jess Chick-n-Scrap 
Butterfly Diana DL Art
Rhinestone button sticker Shelly My Paper Love

And if I mixed anything up that anyone sent blame it on my Husband I had
everything sorted out who gave me what with their card..
 thinking he was helping out her brought 
everything into my craft room and piled it on my desk....
Oh men......
I thank everyone so very much for your kindness and generosity...

Have a great night everyone


Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Boo to You

For the Fun Friday Halloween Challenge click 

Happy Hauntings
pattern paper
My Minds Eye Halloween Scary Sparkles
 Martha Stewart French Scroll Punch Around the Page 
just used the corner portion
some stickles, bling & twine
"Spooky Sayings"

Have a Happy Night

Monday, September 10, 2012

I only have eyes for you

For the Fun Friday Halloween Challenge Click Here

saw a card at
my version is a little different
 I tore strips of black card stock 
and glued the google eyes between the strips
used versa mark and white embossing powder 
for sentiment
"Spooky Sayings"

Have a good evening 


Monster Mash

For the Fun Friday Halloween Challenge click Here

Happy Haunting Mr & Ms Frankenstein
cut at 3" 
Monster Mash
"More Spooky Sayings"
 background mat 
some Halloween Twine
and a button

DL.ART Thankful Thursday 1000 POST LINKY PARTY  

DL Art  

Chilly night here in upstate NY 
maybe some frost on the pumpkins....


Sunday, September 9, 2012

Challenge winner "Use Pink"

The Winner of the Fun Friday Use Pink Challenge 

#9 Heidi
Heidi email me you address and I will get your prize in the 
mail to you kfranciola @ nycap rr com
put .s in the spaces

Top three

#2 Diana

 #11 Shelly

#13 Migdalia 

Thanks everyone!