Friday, June 24, 2016

Friday Fun Folds

With the Pineapples of Calypso
My Friday Fun Folds this week are a Panel Card and a Beach Tote
Panel cards use coordinating papers from your paper pack.
They also have two areas for greetings. Fun and easy to make.
The cute little Beach Tote can hold some treats for a special person.

Grab your Calypso paper pack and share your creations with
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: Calypso
Cardstock: White Daisy, Canary
Stamps: Beach Life, Surf's Up, Sweeter with You, Sending Love
Ink: Pear, Canary,  Cotton Candy
Embellishments: Calypso Sequins, Flower Brads

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Saturday's Scene

With the Birdcage
The CTMH Cricut cartridge Artfully Sent will sadly retire on July 31.
If you haven't had a chance to purchase that cartridge I will be 
sharing card samples each Saturday until July 31. 
Sending greeting in the Birdcage from Artfully Sent
Cricut cartridge.

Accent your bird using the white daisy bird cut out:
Cut out a wing and sponge it to coordinate with the bird. 
Sponge the feet and beak and add to the bird.
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: Florence
Cardstock: Peacock, White Daisy
Stamps: Artfully Sent stamp set, Happy Birds
Ink: Peacock, Saffron, Saddle, Black
Embellishments: Gold Sequins, Gold Bling Gems, Gold Heart Charm, White/Gold ribbon
View my other Saturday Scenes Here and Here and HERE

Friday, June 17, 2016

Friday Fun Folds

With the Easel  Swing Card
I'm having fun this Summer with some fancy fold cards of all
kinds. I will be sharing these on Friday Fun Folds each week.
This is a variation of the easel card. To view a video
tutorial go HERE. These are fun to make and can be
the wow factor at any gathering.
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: Florence
Cardstock: Whisper, White Daisy, Sweet Leaf
Stamps: Friendly Wishes
Ink: Peacock, Canary
Embellishments: Gold Bling Gems



Monday, June 13, 2016

A Happy Hello

 From Calypso
and Freshly Made Sketches
My card uses the sketch below from Freshly Made Sketches
and the  Calypso paper pack. The "Hello" comes from the PML
(Picture My Life) cards that are now part of each paper pack.
Added a few flowers from Hawaiian Hibiscus stamp set and set it
on a card mat from Artfully Sent Cricut cartridge.
If you missed this sketch another one will be posted on
Wednesday, June 15. Be sure to come back and play.
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: Calypso
Cardstock: White Daisy
Stamps, Hawaiian Hibiscus
Ink: Black
Embellishments: Sparkles
To view another card with this background mat go HERE and HERE


Sunday, June 12, 2016

Atlantic Hearts

Sketch #163
A fun sketch at Atlantic Hearts with an 
Artfully Sent cut background mat.
Use the card mat on page 31 in Cricut Artfully Sent 
booklet for a background mat. Add your card pattern
to the top of the mat for your classy card look.
Use this sketch for a simple and fun card. If you miss this 
challenge another sketch will be posted on Monday at Atlantic Hearts.

Don't forget, the CTMH Cricut cartridge Artfully Sent will sadly
 retire on July 31. If you haven't had a chance to purchase that cartridge
 I will be sharing card samples from this cartridge until July 31. 
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: Florence, Kaleidoscope
Cardstock: White Daisy
Stamps: A Bunch of Love
Ink: Black
Embellishments: Sparkles
To view another card with this background mat go HERE

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Saturday's Scene

Swing Card
The CTMH Cricut cartridge Artfully Sent will sadly retire on July 31.
If you haven't had a chance to purchase that cartridge I will be 
sharing card samples each Saturday until July 31. 
Blue and yellow, my favorite combo, goes along with 
 the challenge this week at Color My Heart: Pacifica and Canary.
Using this simple swing card with the two colors makes a fun
and easy card for any occasion. Be sure to check out the
challenge at Color My Heart this week and share your
blue and yellow inspiration.
CTMH Supplies:
Cardstock: Pacifica, Canary, White Daisy
Ink: Pacifica
Stamps: From the Artfully Sent Cricut Collection
Embellishments: White Twine, Gold Heart Charm, Gold Sequins, Blue Glitter Dots
View my other Saturday Scenes Here and Here

Friday, June 10, 2016

Friday Fun Folds

Twisted Easel Card
Heart 2 Heart's Congratulations! Time to celebrate challenge
is just perfect for this month of graduations, weddings, anniversaries,
Father's Day, showers, and many more June events.
My challenge project is this fun Congratulation Graduate 
card for my youngest grandson's High School graduation.
He likes the way it stands up like a display on his desk.
Tutorial for the twisted easel card can be viewed HERE
Be sure to share your June celebration project
 with us at Heart 2Heart.
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: La vie En Rose
Cardstock: Pomegranate, White Daisy, Silver Glitter paper
Stamps: You did It
Ink: Black, Pomegranate,
Be Sure to visit my other Friday Fun Folds Here
                                and HERE

Friday, June 3, 2016

Saturday's Scene

With Artfully Sent
The CTMH Cricut cartridge Artfully Sent will sadly retire on July 31.
If you haven't had a chance to purchase that cartridge I will be 
sharing card samples each Saturday until July 31. 
When I first saw this "You're A Classic" card I had been wanting
to make it for my Husband. So, finally I did this year for his birthday.
This week's Heart 2 Heart Wrapping Up May challenge
 is the keyword challenge "Vintage. So I gave this card a vintage look
with the inside vintage car and the classic greeting.
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: Florence, Urban, Sangria
Cardstock: Saddle, Fern, Black, Slate, Glacier, Colonial White
Stamps: Perfect Fit-Birthday, Salutation Seals, Say It All
Ink: Black, Saddle
Embellishments: Silver sequins, black brads

Friday Fun Folds

With Color My Heart
This week the color challenge at Color My Heart are the colors
of the Calypso paper pack: Pear, Lagoon, Honey, Cotton Candy,
Black and White Daisy.
I'm having fun this Summer with some fancy fold cards of all
kinds. I will be sharing these on Friday Fun Folds each week.
For my weekly fun fold card I made a quick easel card using the 
Calypso compliments. No stamping involved. Quick & easy.
Come play with Calypso at Color My Heart.
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: Calypso
Cardstock: Pear, White Daisy
Compliments: Calypso
Embellishments: White Twine

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

The Awesome Collection

From Wishes "Just Because" Card Workshop
The "Beyond Awesome" stamp set is the perfect stamp set to make
a special collection ready for any awesome occasion.
My first card in the collection is Card Pattern #7 in the workshop
with an added touch from the sketch at Atlantic Hearts.
Be sure to visit Atlantic Hearts this week and
 play along with this fun sketch.

Below is the rest of my "Awesome" Card Collection
Card Pattern #2
Card #3 Pattern
Card #8 Pattern
Card #4 Pattern
Card #10 Pattern
Card #5 Pattern
Card #9 Pattern
CTMH Supplies:
B&T Duos: Calypso
Cardstock: White Daisy, Pixie
Stamps: Beyond Awesome
Ink: Black
Embellishments: Playful Puffies