December 25, 2015
Christian, Christmas/Winter, Deedee's Digis
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Dec 1st Deedee’s Digis sponsored Feeling Sketchy Challenge #134 which was this sketch:
I wanted to make a sample and play along so I started looking through Deedee’s Digis Christmas images because I need one more religious card for this year. When I saw the Wise Men Digital Image I thought it could work with this sketch. In my mind the words would take the place of the other stars. I had just bought a new size of envelope for money cards but thought the size would work for this too…the size of the card is 3 1/2 x 7 1/4. I never got the card done in time for the challenge but I did get it done in time for some orders I had! I was very thankful because the 3rd customer saw an error I had in my scripture so I only had to fix 5 cards…very thankful!
- Dec Card Challenge @ Scrapbook.com – Product Category – digital image
Digital Image: Wise Men @ Deedee’s Digis (closing shop on 12/31/15)
Inks/Markers: pre-colored digital image printed on Canon Inkjet Printer
Accents/Tools: pop dots, cutter bee scissors,
December 25, 2015
Christian, christmas, Diane Daydream Designs, digital image, digital paper, Merry Christmas, religious
I needed two more religious cards this season and had an ideal to use 3 wise men image for one but I wasn’t sure on the 2nd one. So I went looking through my digital stamps and came across this one by Diane’s Daydream Design (store closed in 2014). Then I remembered an awesome sketch posted in the December Card Sketch challenge on scrapbook.com. Then I remembered the color combo from last month on the Nov Card Challenge that I didn’t get to so I decided to use it on this card. So with those 3 elements in mind I went to work and this is what I came up with!! A little modern but the focus is still on Jesus…our true gift at Christmas. I made a red background version and then also made a teal background version.
The paper used for the circles is actually a digital paper (also discontinued at Diane’s Daydream Designs) I printed on Bazzill white. Then I just used circle punches and went to town. So I will also enter into the Dec Card Challenge – product category – use something digital.
Digital Image: Celebrating Christ Sentiments (Diane’s Daydream Designs – no longer in business)
Patterned Paper: Elegant Snowflakes (Diane’s Daydream Designs – no longer in business)
Inks: pre-colored digital sentiment printed on Canon Inkjet Printer
Accents/Tools: EK Success circle punches, Cricut, Elegent Edges Cricut Cartridge, X sticker maker, pop dots
November 2, 2015
Christmas/Winter, Deedee's Digis
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Deedee just came out with this beautiful winter church digi and thought it would make a great CAS Christmas card and it did!!
1) November Card Challenge @ Scrapbook.com – Theme Category – Inspired by a Song. Song Inspired By: “Oh Come All Ye Faithful”
2) Crafter’s Cafe Challenge #136 – Inspired by a Song
Digital Image – Winter Church @ Deedee’s Digis
Cardstock: Bazzill (Rainforest, Cinder, white, Red Devil)
Inks: pre-colored image printed on Canon Inkjet Printer
Accents/Tools: Stickles (frosted lace), star gem, glue dot
April 3, 2015
Birthday, Christian, Deedee's Digis, Easter Cards, Fathers Day or Masculine
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Penny’s Paper-Crafty Challenge this week is Anything Goes. So I first made the birthday card for a friends brother in-law and decided it fit my father-in-law so I made him one too!
Then I decided to make a card for the Word Art Wednesday Challenge so I will share it at Penny’s Paper-Crafty Challenge also.
There is free Word Art of this scripture on the blog but it didn’t fit the space I had since it was more of horizontal sentiment. So I tried to mimic what she did and made it vertical. When I saw this scripture it made me think of this digital image by Deedee’s Digis so that is why I went with it.
1) Word Art Wednesday – uplifting project
2) Penny’s Paper-Crafty Challenge #221 – Anything Goes
3) 4 Crafty Chicks Challenge #240 – Easter
4) April Card Challenge @ Scrapbook.com – Favorites – used a sketch from last month (Mojo Monday Sketch #361)
Fishing Birthday Card
Digital Image: Great Outdoors @ Deedee’s Digis
Inks: pre-colored digital image printed on Canon Inkjet Printer
Christian Easter Card
Digital Image: Our Risen Lord @ Deedee’s Digis
Inks: pre-colored digital image printed on Canon Inkjet Printer
March 1, 2015
Deedee's Digis, encouragement, Friends
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Sorry I’m behind in my posting! I did this one on Wednesday for the Word Art Wednesday Challenge #172 – Anything Goes as long as it’s family-friendly, and uses an encouraging or uplifting sentiment. They offer a free word art scripture that you can use if you want but you don’t have to. I used it on my card and paired it with Helpful Hearts Digital Image from Deedee’s Digis.
I made this card for a friend of mine that is going through some tough times. I wanted her to know I’m here for her. I also wanted her to know that God loves her and even in her toughest times she is still one of God’s disciples doing his work. She might not know it but the love she is showing during this time can be used by God. I wanted to remind her so she doesn’t get discouraged. Life is tough but just keep going with God along side of you and his love will prevail.
This card was designed around us…I like orange and she likes red. We are also not into floral prints so I went with stripes and polka dots. So this card is very personal and I think she will recognize that as soon as she sees it. I was inspired by card sketch #115 at Feeling Sketchy.
Digital Image: Helpful Hearts Digital Image @ Deedee’s Digis
Cardstock: Bazzill (Crabapple Dark, Bubblegum)
Patterned Paper: KI Memories (very very old…scrap piece!)
Inks: pre-colored digital image printed on Canon Inkjet Printer. Also paper pieced
Accent/Tools: Cutter bee scissors, pop dots
Techniques: paper pieced
August 16, 2014
Christian, encouragement, Get Well, Religious
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One of the couples in them marriage group is going to move so the wife can go to Christian college for a year and then one of the ladies is having a hysterectomy on Tuesday so we wanted to make them cards.
We weren’t sure what to do with the hysterectomy card but she is a HUGE Dr. Who fan so in joking around my husband and I mixed Dr. Who and Dr. Seuss together and came up with this card. My husband drew/designed everything so all I did was cut it out and glue it onto a card base.
Inside: After the surgery, we hope you have plenty of time to… Recuperate!
1) Use Your Stuff Challenge #148 – Inspired by Dr. Seuss. I hope this counts since it isn’t something actually from Dr. Seuss but is totally inspired by Dr. Seuss.
Images: designed by my husband
Cardstock: Bazzill (pinata), orange scraps
We’re excited to see the chapters
God’s going to write for your life.
We wanted to do a book theme since this will be a new chapter in their life. This is an older digi by True 😀 at True’s Gift’s from the Heart that is no longer available.
1) Crafts 4 Eternity Challenge #189 – Something Old. That fiber is probably 10 years old. The digital stamp is about 2 years old and the brads I got prior to 2006. The patterned paper is the newest thing and I think it is almost a year old.
2) Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 Sketch #24 – I really liked this sketch and love the sponsor this week, Doodle Pantry. I didn’t use of their images but still used the sketch.
3) Word Art Wednesday Challenge #145 – Anything Goes that is uplifting
Image: Morning Devotions by True 😀
Patterned Paper: My Mind’s Eye (Rosy “love” blossoms paper)
Inks: pre-colored digital image printed on canon inkjet printer
Accents/Tools: Lasting Impressions brads, fiber