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None of us is born thinking we are ordinary. Feeling special is an essential part of the human birthright. If you don’t think you are special, you won’t seek to contribute your gift to the world. -Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Unicorns Rock!

The unicorn is noble, He knows his gentle birth, He knows that God has chosen him Above all beasts of earth. ~Volkslied (German folk song)

Good morning!
I’m here to share my card for the new color challenge which starts today at The Outlawz Challenges

Our sponsor this month is Fabrika Fantasy

My card layout is based on MFTguestDT0413 and I am using the pre-colored version of Fairytale Unicorn.

Pre-colored Image printed on Stampin Up! Whisper White Cardstock and overlaid on top of digi paper from Touched by a Butterfly
Card stock from The Paper Studio (base) & Stampin Up!

CC Designs “Dottie Trim” border die
Close to My Heart “For Every Occasion” (Sentiment)
Design paper from Lasting Impression (Dandelion Green & Grass Hopper)
Glitter cardstock from Recollections
Other: Adhesive, dimensional foam
Stampin Up! Ink
Stash: Bling border

Thanks for stopping by and don’t forget to stop by The Outlawz Challenges where a new challenge starts every day of the week!
(Hugs) Cara

Oh CatMouse Tree!

Way down deep, we're all motivated by the same urges. Cats have the courage to live by them. ~Jim Davis

Good morning!

Today we start a new Anything Goes Challenge at Through the Craft Room Door!

Our sponsor this week Ike’s Art with a prize of a $15.00 voucher

Here's my card for the challenge!
Only 239 days to Christmas so always a good time to get some Christmas cards done!

Supplies for 5 x 7 card
Image printed on Stampin Up Whisper White card stock and colored with Crayola water colors
"Holiday Words" die from Sizzix
Cardstock from The Paper Studio (Base) and Stampin Up!
DP unknown
Studio G Glitter Glue

Thanks for stopping by!
(Hugs) Cara

Friday, May 18, 2018

Recovering a One Sheet Wonder Project

“I am beginning to learn that it is the sweet, simple things of life  which are the real ones after all.” ~ Laura Ingalls Wilder

I am sharing some cards I made It started out to be a 12 x 12 one sheet wonder, but somewhere along the way I made some wrong cuts and so I just went with it and started creating cards at whim using Pinterest for inspiration and whatever happen to be at hand!

Supplies use include but are not limited to:
  • Cardstock from The Paper Studio (card bases), Stampin Up!
  • Design Paper from Authentique
  • Dies: Kites from Sizzix, Happy Birthday from Sizzix, Dottie Trim from CC Desings, Hello from Every Elle, Butterfly from Stampin Up!, small scallop border due from A-muse Studios
  • Embossing folder: Decorative Dots from Stampin Up!, Dots and Lines from The Paper Studio
  • Ink from Palette
  • Other: Adhesive and Dimensional Foam
  • Sentiment stamps: Ms Sparkles & Co Cardmaking Stamps
  • Stash: Rhinestones, Sequins, Pearls, homemade card candy, enamel dots

Thanks for stopping by!
(Hugs) Cara