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Friday, February 5, 2016

KaDoodle Bug Designs Facebook Hop


TGIF......been a rough long week, but the weekend is so close...thank goodness. Today I am taking part in a Facebook Valentines Hop with KaDoodle Bug Designs.. lots of great projects, you will definitely want to check it out!!
Here is the project I have for the HOp today.  I used 2 files fro KaDoodle Bug Designs to make this colorful 2 page layout.   The first page is the :Owl Always Love You"  and the second page is the Cutie KaToodles ~ Valentine Bird.  I used Close To My Heart Kaliedoscope papers and sveral cuts from my Cricut Design space subscription.  I also
Inked my edges with Tim Holtz distress inks/




I hope you like today's project and will check out the Hop on Facebook today here
Cathy

Happy Crafting


Thursday, February 4, 2016

a little coloring

Hello my crafty bloggy friends. Happy Thursday!!  Today I wanted to pop in and share a card I made using one of Sherri Baldy stamps. I have had it for a while and do not know its name, so sorry/  I colored the girl with the cupcake with my Spectrum Noir markers and used Close to My Heart papers, Really Reasonable Ribbon, assorted flowers from my stash and faux half back pearls and   I used a gray button from SU




for the markers I used..
LB 1,2 and 3 clothing
TN 1 ,2,3, and 4  Hair
EB 1.2 and CR 1 for face
GG 1.2. and 3 for shoes and shirt
TB 1 for outline and LG 1 and 2 for for leaves



I took 2 different pics of same cad just for fun, hope you like and will leave me a comment.  Have a great weekend.
Cathy

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Scor-pal challenge entry


Hey Friends in Blogland, today I decided to make a project for this months' Scor-pal challenge. It is 
"More Than One Score" Challenge #23 - Pink or Blue It's Up to You!

"More Than One Score" Challenge #23 - Pink or Blue It's Up to You!

I got the link for the inspiration here.I wanted to make a small treat box
  I made the treat box, using Glacier Blue card stock from Close to My Heart, to make the box and papers from them called Regatta.  I also embellished it with CTMH gems and paper flowers from Michaels'.  For the window on the inside a used a scallop square punch and acetate for the window, and of course my pal the scor-pal :)  And I put some yummy Bliss candy on the inside ..Yum



you can enter the challenge and see mine here.
Happy Crafting
Cathy

Sunday, January 31, 2016

another Cutie KaToodle

Hello crafters, Hope you had a nice weekend, sad to see it go so fast.  On a good note I did get some crating time and so I thought I would share a couple cards I got to put together.

The first is a card I made, 6x6, using Close t0 My  Heart paper Kaleidoscope. I used the file form KaDoodle Bug Designs...Cutie KaToodles ~ Honey Wheelbarrow Bear..


 The second card I made using a digital image I think is a Whimsy stamp. which I colored with Spectrum Noir Markers. I last the paper with the marker  numbers I used though, sorry.

 

The stamp is from Close to My Heart and the flowers from my stash, and the papers are from CTMH and my stash of scraps/  

hope you like what I had to share, have a great weekend...what is left..
Cathy

Friday, January 29, 2016

Valentine Bird

Good morning friends, it is finally Friday, what a long week.  On a good note, I got to do some crafting and that is always a good thing.  Today I have a card to Share with you.  I used the Freebie for the week from Ka Doodle Bug Designs... Cutie KaToodles~ Valentine Bird.



for the card I used Close to my Heart Card stock and Kaliedoscope paper pack, twine, scraps, Tim Holtz distress inks, CTMH gems and red enamel hearts, white gel pen and micron pen black.




you can  get your Freebie here
And you can order your CTMH products here




I hope you enjoyed the card and will leave some love,  Have a great day
Cathy

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

a Stamprints card


this is the stamp set




Hello crafty friends, today I want to share with you a card I made using a lovely digi stamp I got from a new company... "Stamprints".  I colored it with my Crayola colored pencils, and used the sentiment from Stamprints.  
Please head over to her Etsy Shop and check it out..
Stamprints Etsy Shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/Stamprints

and her Blog:  Stamprints Blog: https://stamprints.wordpress.com/

Have a lovely day...Cathy



Tuesday, January 12, 2016

KBD Valentine Hippos



Hugs and Kisses and love

Happy Tuesday everyone!!  HOw was everyone's weekend?  We had a real rainy weekend here, so it was a crafty one for me!!!!!  Today I am posting for you all as a design team member of KaDoodle Bug Designs, and I will be using the NEW file Valentine Hippos.  I just love this file.  the little hippos looks so shy :)




The card I created today is an 8 and 1/2 by 5 and 1/2 sized card. I used some papers from Walmart and a Martha Stewart border punch I got at Michael's this weekend on clearance.  The ribbon is from Really Reasonable Ribbon and solid card stock is Slate gray, whisper, and Cotton Candy from Close to My Heart.  The red lace ribbon is from Recollections as well as the little pink flower.  I hope you like today's project. thanks for stopping in and you can get the adorable new file here





Have a great day!!
Cathy