Sketch #409 - 2

Because my first card with the current sketch from Stella sketch was not what I wanted, I gave it another try. This is the result of my second attempt.


The image is again from Bugaboo stamps and the oval is a die from Sue Wilson.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Catch the Bug - Stella Say Sketch Challenge #409
- Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - CHNC challenge 282
- Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - CHNC challenge extra for May 2016
- Crimbo Crackers - Challenge 107 - Anything Goes
- Christmas Card Challenges - Christmas Card Challenges #25

May bingo


This time a sober CAS card. I printed the beautiful image from Bugaboo stamps in sepia as I needed a sympathy card. It's only one layer, very simple but elegant.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Catch the bug - May Bingo Challenge! (one layer, bugaboo image, players choice-pearls)
- Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes Challenge No. 87
- TTCRD - TTCRD Challenge "Anything goes" 
- Simon Says Wednesday - Simon Says: Anything Goes

Crafty Friends Challenge 32

This fortnight challenge is Summer.

For this challenge I got to work with the gorgeous  Humming Birds 1 digi from Sparkle N sprinkle. The image is so nice that I kept the card very simple. The dies I used are from Spellbinder and the border punch is from Martha Stewart.


This challenge is sponsored by:

https://www.etsy.com/shop/theeastwind

And secondly sponsored by:

https://sparklensprinkle.com/

Pop over to the Crafty Friends challenge blog and join in.

I would like to enter the first card in the following challenges:
- Delicious Doodles - April Showers bring May Flowers
- Crafts Galore Encore - The Merry Month of May!
- Lil Patch of Crafty Friends - CHALLENGE #34
- 613 Avenue Create - Challenge #176 - ANYTHING GOES

Sketch #409

Lucky for me the Stella Sketch challenge is momentarily a monthly challenge. This week I made a this card, but since I am not completely happy with it, I now do have time to give it a second go.


My first attempt is this card with an image from Bugaboo stamps. The border was made with an EK Success punch.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Catch the Bug - Stella Say Sketch Challenge #409
- Crimbo Crackers - Challenge 107 - Anything Goes
- Christmas Card Challenges - #24 -- Anything Goes

FTHS May

The May stamp of the month at From the Heart Stamps is extremely cute again and a delight to work with.


I have made a stitched card again with a pattern from Ann's Paper Art and of course the digi from From the Heart Stamps.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- From the heart stamp - free stamp of the month May 2016
- Catch the Bug challenge - May Theme Challenge - Flowers Galore!
- Lil Patch Crafty Friends - CHALLENGE #34
- A gem of a challenge - Challenge #169 FLOWERS..

Snowman in May

Since I really need to be careful that I make enough Christmas card, this weeks card is for the holiday season.


The stitching pattern is from Ann's Paper Art and the cute digi is from Bugaboo stamps.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Catch the Bug - May Anything Goes Challenge at Bugaboo!
- Winter Wonderland - Snowmen
- Crimbo Crackers - Challenge 106 - Anything Goes
- Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - CHNC challenge 280
- Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - CHNC challenge extra for May 2016 

Beccy's Place May freebie

Since I was already busy with the little dragon this week I decided to use the additional free days to also make a card with the May freebie from Beccy's Place, a beautiful bucket with flowers. The die I used is from Couture creations.


I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Beccy's Place - May Challenge
- Lil Patch Crafty Friends - CHALLENGE #33

Recipe April


This weeks challenge at Catch the Bug is a recipe: 1 image, 2 patterned papers and 3 embellishments. I decided to make a Christmas card again. The image is from Bugaboo stamps.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Catch the Bug - April Recipe Challenge!
- Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - CHNC challenge 279: anything goes as long as it's Christmas
- Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - CHNC challenge extra for May 2016
- Christmas card challenges - Christmas Card Challenges #22

Beccy's Place freebies


Last month Beccy has posted a free paper and a free digi on her blog Beccy's Place that you can use them to enter the monthly challenges. Unfortunately I did not have time to use it. But yesterday I had a crafting afternoon and really wanted to use this cute dragon. The text "Get well soon" gets lost a bit in the picture, it is a die from Marianne design.


I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Beccy's Place - May Challenge
- Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes Challenge No. 84

Sketch #408

Last fortnight I did not manage to make the sketch from Stella says sketch, but this time I do not miss out on it. The fun digi is from Bugaboo stamps.


I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
- Catch the Bug - Stella Says Sketch Challenge #408
- Craftyhazelnut's Christmas - CHNC challenge 279: anything goes as long as it's Christmas
- Christmas card challenges - Christmas Card Challenges #22