Tuesday, September 19, 2017

MC Sept/17 - Easel Eagle - ECD Soar - You Were Born - Our Birthdays


http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_EaseEagle_ECDSoar_YouWereBorn_OurBirthdays.html
I picked up a souvenir stamp sheet of the Canadian bird images... Well I thought it was a souvenir sheet, but was actually a first edition cancelled post card... unusable as postage Sigh!!! So I removed it from the card base and adhered it to my card. I'm also using the Hummingbird from Designs By Ryn (love both Hummingbird sets...)

I'm using one of the newest an A Way With Words dies "Soar"  from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

As well as quote stamps from the "Soar Collection" 8pce and "Happy Birthday Collection" 8pce clear stamp sets from Elizabeth Craft Designs also available on Quietfire Design HERE and HERE 


I'm also using a Hummingbird stamp from Designs By Ryn. Love her stamps.

Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Pennys Challenges  #346  anything goes
Simon Says Stamp Challenge  clean and simple
The House That Stamps Built  #SI317 Tic Tac Toe: wildlife, ribbon, embossing; dimension, monochromatic, TofY; texture, no image, charms
4 Crafty Chicks  #38 geometric (the postage stamp is within a geometric pattern)
Designs By Ryn  monthly Sept anything using Ryn's stuff


 http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_EaseEagle_ECDSoar_YouWereBorn_OurBirthdays.html



Friday, September 15, 2017

MC Set/17 - Apples - ECD Autumn - Thanks - Give Me The Splendid

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Another week and it's autumn already... It came too fast Sigh!

I'm using an A Way With Words die "4 Seasons - Autumn" 4pce die set from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE
http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_Apples_ECDAutumn_Thanks_GiveMeTheSplendid.html

And I'm using a sentiment and quote stamp from Quietfire Design

("Thanks Cuddlers" 7pce set); ("Give Me The Splendid Silent Sun") 


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Aurora Wings Challenge  #56 anything goes
Crazy Challenge  #257 Autumn
Dream Valley Challenge  #163 autumn colors
Little Miss Muffet  #171 anything goes
Cut It Up Challenge  #130 put an apple on it
Simply Create Too  #131 ribbon or button

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_Apples_ECDAutumn_Thanks_GiveMeTheSplendid.html

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

MC Sept/17 - Easel Ornate Lace - ECD Amazing - If You Don't Believe - HB


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I just acquired several Crafters Companion 3D embossing folders (Ornate Lace being used today, Regency Swirls and English Rose). They are gorgeous.

I'm using an A Way With Words dies "Amazing Beautiful" 2pce set  from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And I'm using a quote stamp from Quietfire Design. ("If You Don't Believe In Miracles" 3pce set"); 

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_EaselOrnateLace_ECDAmazing_IfYouDon'tBelieve_HB.html

Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:

Crafty Sentiments Challenge  dies or punches
TTCRD  #12 - 18 anything goes
Tuesday Throwdown  #360 birthday
Polka Doodle Challenge  #36 anything goes
QKR Stampede  #260 anything goes

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

MC Sept/17 - Easel English Rose - ECD Best Wishes - God Gave Us Memory

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I just acquired several Crafters Companion 3D embossing folders (English Rose being used today, Ornate Lace and Regency Swirls). They are gorgeous.

I'm using an A Way With Words dies "Best Wishes"  from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And I'm using a quote stamp and design element stamp from Quietfire Design. ("God Gave Us Memory");  


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Corrosive Challenges  #9  anything goes
Artistic Inspirations  #185 anything goes
Scrapyland  #73 anything goes
JW Scrap Shack  #205 anything goes

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_EaselEnglishRose_ECDBestWishes_GodGaveUsMemory.html

Monday, September 11, 2017

MC Sept/17 - Easel Ornate Lace - ECD Thank You - There is Always

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_EaselOrnateLace_ECDThankYou_There%20Is%20Always.html
I just acquired several Crafters Companion 3D embossing folders (Ornate Lace being used today, Regency Swirls and English Rose). They are gorgeous. I think this is my favorite...

I'm using an A Way With Words dies "Thank You" 2pce set  from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And I'm using a quote stamp from Quietfire Design. ("Give Thanks" 2pce set"); 


Click on any card image to se all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Facebook Card Maker Mag  use paints or pastes (metallic rub-on pastes)
Penny Black Challenges  #345 anything goes
Aud Sentiments Challenge #188 use a sentiment
Trimmies Challenges  #432 embossing

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_EaselOrnateLace_ECDThankYou_There%20Is%20Always.html

Sunday, September 10, 2017

MC Sept/17 - Easel English Rose - ECD Thinking Of You - Leave Room

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_EaselEnglishRose_ECDThinkingOfYou_LeaveRoom.html
I just acquired several Crafters Companion 3D embossing folders (English Rose being used today, Ornate Lace and Regency Swirls). They are gorgeous.

I'm using an A Way With Words dies "Thinking Of You"  from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And I'm using a quote stamp and design element stamp from Quietfire Design.

("Leave Room In Your Garden"); ("A Rustle In The Wind" 4pce set) 


Click on any card image t see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Dies R Us Challenge  #80  hand made flowers
Stamps Fun Creativity  #307 bow
Lil Red Wagon  #410  backgrounds
Simon Says Stamp Challenge  stamp it (quote, fairy, leaves, blue flowers)

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_EaselEnglishRose_ECDThinkingOfYou_LeaveRoom.html

Saturday, September 9, 2017

MC Sept/17 - Easel Regency Swirls - ECD Gracias Heart - Some Things - Thanks

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_EaselRegency%20Swirl_ECDGraciasHeart_SomeThings_Thanks.html
I just acquired several Crafters Companion 3D embossing folders (Regency Swirls being used today, Ornate Lace and English Rose). They are gorgeous.

I'm using an A Way With Words dies "Gracias Hola" 2pce set and "Calligraphic Elements 1"  3pce set from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE and HERE

And I'm using a quote and sentiment stamps from Quietfire Design. ("Some Things Are Felt..."); ("Thanks Cuddlers" 7pce set) 


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Craft Stamper  Monthly Sept anything goes
Reasonable Ribbon  #171 ribbon
Cuttlebug Mania  dies or embossing folders
Crafty Catz Weekly  #383  thank you or anything goes
Alphabet Challenge  M for make your mark (scribbled Liquid Pearls on the heart)



http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_EaselRegency%20Swirl_ECDGraciasHeart_SomeThings_Thanks.html

Friday, September 8, 2017

MC Sept/17 - Easel Daisies - ECD Merci - There is Always Something

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I acquired a bunch of new stuff BIG GRIN especially some Penny Black stamps and while entering the images into my database, I also stamped them onto Arches 90# hot Press watercolor paper. I'm using the "Dancing Daisies" stamp on this card.

I'm using an A Way With Words die "Merci" from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And using a quote stamp from Quietfire Design,  ("Give Thanks" 2pce set) 


http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCSept17_EaselDaisies_ECDMerci_ThereIsAlwaysSomething.htmlClick on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Card Mania Challenge  #96  shabby chic or rustic
Crazy Challenges  #256  Bingo (flower, ribbon, heart; twine, oval, pearl; circle, rhinestone, lace
Oh La La Creations  #236  lace
Frilly and Funky  rust colored palette
Hiding In My Craft Room  #316 fall colors

ANYTHING GOES:
Creatalicious Challenge  #122
Crafty Sentiments Challenge
Crafty Creations Challenge   #349
Catch The Bug

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Lanterns Christmas Noel & Halloween Boo

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My turn on the Quietfire Digital blog today and I'm using one of the newest cut files from Suzanne. Loving it. It's originally a Christmas lantern, and then I got to thinking it would make a great Halloween lantern as well...

I'm using an A Way With Words die "Noel" from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

I'm also using a sentiment stamp from Quietfire Design ("Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas" 3pce set) 


Click on any Lantern image to see al the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy or click HERE for the Halloween Lantern or HERE for the Christmas lantern on my website.

These are the Silhouette files I used. The Lantern was used for both the Christmas and Halloween and then I scavenged in my other Halloween files for the various little images.

https://www.silhouettedesignstore.com/view-shape/48609https://www.silhouettedesignstore.com/view-shape/152659  
 https://www.silhouettedesignstore.com/view-shape/158548 https://www.silhouettedesignstore.com/view-shape/67389


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And it fits for these challenges:
Sweet Stampin Challenge  Heat embossing
MMM Challenge  #53 for a kid (the Halloween lantern...)
TTCRD  #5 - 11 anything goes
Tuesday Throwdown  #359 punches or dies
Crazy Hazelnut Challenge  monthly Sept anything Christmas

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Monday, September 4, 2017

MC Aug/17 - Daisies - ECD Thinking Of You - How Lovely

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCAug17_Daisies_ECDThinkingOfYou_HowLovely.html

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCAug17_Daisies_ECDThinkingOfYou_HowLovely.html
This didn't turn out like I expected... and had a lot of off shoot thinking...

I'm using an A Way With Words die from Elizabeth Craft Designs "Thinking Of You" 3pce set also available on Quietfire Design HERE

Also using a quote  stamp from Quietfire Design ("How Lovely is the Silence...");  


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Dream Valley Challenges  #162 use a rubber or digi stamp
Simon Says Stamp Challenge  anything goes
4 Crafty Chicks  #366 anything goes
Crafty Catz Weekly  #382 anything goes

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCAug17_Daisies_ECDThinkingOfYou_HowLovely.html

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Rainbow Maker Day 6 Gelli Plate - ECD Dream - See The Magic - HB

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/RainbowMakerClass/RainbowMaker_Day6_GelliPlate_ECDDreaml_SeeTheMagic_HB.html
And the final card from the Rainbow Maker onLine class I took hosted by Jennifer McGuire.

Haven't used my Gelli plate in ages... I'm using my 6x6" one today.

I'm using an A Way With Words dies "Dream"  from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE


And using one of the newest quote stamps and a sentiment stamp from Quietfire Design,
("A Rustle In The Wind" 4pce set); ("Happy Family Days" 6pce set)


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
All Sorts Challenge  #430 ribbons used differently (I know- no bows, but this one is different using 6 different colors of ribbon...)
Sweet Stampin Challenge  swirls

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/RainbowMakerClass/RainbowMaker_Day6_GelliPlate_ECDDreaml_SeeTheMagic_HB.html




Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Rainbow Maker Day 5 - Stencils & Pastes Stars - ECD Smiles - If I Had a Star

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/RainbowMakerClass/RainbowMaker_Day5_StencilsPastesStars_ECDSmiles_IfIHadAStar.html
I have one more card from the Rainbow onLine class with Jennifer McGuire after this one, and then I'm done...

This is one of those cards I didn't know what I wanted to do on the inside... I'll get around to doing something eventually...

I'm using an A Way With Words dies "Sweet Smiles" 2pce die set from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And using a quote stamp from Quietfire Design, ("If I Had A Star...")  


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. 

And it fits for these challenges:
Deep Ocean Challenge  #162 favorite color combo.(love purples and aquas)
TTCRD  #29 -  anything goes
Crafty Sentiments Challenge  for someone special




Monday, August 28, 2017

MC Aug/17 - Easel Holly Whisper - ECD Best Wishes - Christmas Eve Was a Night

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCAug17_EaselHollyWhisper_ECDBestWishes_ChristmasEveWasANight.html
I recently got a couple new Cut/Emboss dies from Cuttlebug by Anna Griffin - they're gorgeous... This one is "Holly Whisper" (I'm using the positive and negative of the die cut...)

I'm using an A Way With Words dies "Best Wishes"  from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And using one of the newest quote stamps from Quietfire Design,  ("Christmas Eve Was A Night..." 2pce set)  


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Crafty Calendar Challenge  monthly Aug  shaped card (2nd entry)
Crafty Hazelnut Challenge  monthly Aug  anything goes Xmas (2nd entry)
Reasonable Ribbon #170 anything goes with ribbon (2nd entry)
TTCRD  #22 - 29 anything goes (2nd entry)
Hiding In My Craft Room  NSD 315 any holiday

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCAug17_EaselHollyWhisper_ECDBestWishes_ChristmasEveWasANight.html

Saturday, August 26, 2017

MC Aug/17 - Easel Fall Leaves - ECD Autumn - Is A Second Spring - A Rustle In The Wind


http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCAug17_EaseFallLeaves_ECDAutumn_IsASecondSpring_ARustleInTheWind.html
I love Tim's Bigz cut and emboss die "Layered Leaf"...

I'm using an A Way With Words dies "Four Seasons - Autumn" 4pce set from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And using a couple of quote stamps and a design element stamp from Quietfire Design. ("Autumn is a Second Spring..."); ("A Rustle In The Wind..." 4pce set);  


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Facebook - Card Maker Magazine  autumn colors
The Paper Shelter  #306  pearls, gems or enamel dots
Alphabet Challenge  L for lace
JW Scrap Shack  #203 anything goes
Polka Doodle Challenge  #34 anything goes
QKR Stampede   #258  anything goes

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/MCAug17_EaseFallLeaves_ECDAutumn_IsASecondSpring_ARustleInTheWind.html

Friday, August 25, 2017

Rainbow Maker Day 5 Stencils & Pastes - ECD Believe - In Creating - Reminding One Another


http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/RainbowMakerClass/RainbowMaker_Day5_StencilsPastesDFlies_ECDBelieve_InCreating_RemindingOneAnother.htmlThere's only one more day 5 card from the onLine Rainbow Maker class I took hosted by Jennifer McGuire... which I'll upload next week. Need to put something else in here occasionally...

This is a relatively large stencil, but really pretty. I never can use the whole thing though... Love the glittery effect from this technique

I'm using an A Way With Words dies "Believe" from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And using a quote and design element stamps from Quietfire Design,

("In Creating..." sorry discontinued); ("Reminding One Another..."); (Butterflies/Dragonflies " 7pce set) 


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Aud Sentiments challenge  #187 thinking of you
Cute Card Thursday  #492 bright colors
Little Miss Muffet  #170 anything goes
Southern Girls Challenge  #167 use stuff more than a year old (stencil, In Creating quote, the glitter, the ribbon)

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/RainbowMakerClass/RainbowMaker_Day5_StencilsPastesDFlies_ECDBelieve_InCreating_RemindingOneAnother.html

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Rainbow Maker Day 5 Stencils & Pastes Flourishes - ECD Thank You; Thanks Fill 'er Up


http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/RainbowMakerClass/RainbowMaker_Day5_StencilsPastesFlourishes_ECDThankYou_ThanksFill'erUp.html
And another from Day 5 of Rainbow Maker onLine Card Class with Jennifer McGuire.
http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/RainbowMakerClass/RainbowMaker_Day5_StencilsPastesFlourishes_ECDThankYou_ThanksFill'erUp.html
A simple quick card - other than the drying time...

I'm using an A Way With Words dies "Thank You" 2pce set from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And using a Fill 'e Up word and sentiment stamp from Quietfire Design, ("Thanks Fill 'er Up"); ("Thanks cuddlers" 7pce set)


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Penny's Challenges  #343 anything goes
The House That Stamps Built  #A2317 anything goes
Sisterhood of Crafters  #84 anything goes

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/RainbowMakerClass/RainbowMaker_Day5_StencilsPastesFlourishes_ECDThankYou_ThanksFill'erUp.html

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Rainbow Maker Day 5 - Stencils Pastes Heart - ECD Hugs - Wishing You Glitter

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/RainbowMakerClass/RainbowMaker_Day5_StencilsPastesHeart_ECDHugs_WishingYouGlitter.html
I'm back with uploading more of the Rainbow Maker onLine card class with Jennifer McGuire I created... And we're on to day 5 which was all about stencils and pastes. This is a very dimensional paste technique.

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/RainbowMakerClass/RainbowMaker_Day5_StencilsPastesHeart_ECDHugs_WishingYouGlitter.htmlI'm using an A Way With Words dies "Hugs" from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And using a couple sentiment and design element stamps from Quietfire Design, ("Wishing You Whimsy" 4pce set); ("What Greater Thing is There..." 2pce set) 


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Incy Wincy Designs  go wild (went wild with color...)
Crafty Sentiments Challenge  anything goes
TTCRD  #22 - 29 anything goes
We Love to Scrap  #17 anything mixed media

http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/RainbowMakerClass/RainbowMaker_Day5_StencilsPastesHeart_ECDHugs_WishingYouGlitter.html

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Booklet Card Roses - ECD Always & Forever, You & Me - The Best Thing


http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/BookletCardRoses_ECDAlways&Forever,You&Me_TheBestThing.html
http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/BookletCardRoses_ECDAlways&Forever,You&Me_TheBestThing.htmlI remember making a booklet card similar to this style eons ago... Well the gals at one of our get together brought instructions for the rest of the group and they had a playful afternoon creating them. Mine is a little different in that I connected 2 boxes together, rather than just making a cover for 1 box... (Click HERE to see the step by step instructions on how to make a single box frame card)
http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/BookletCardRoses_ECDAlways&Forever,You&Me_TheBestThing.html
I'm using several A Way With Word dies from Elizabeth Craft Designs "Always", "Calligraphic Elements 2 - Ampersand", "Forever", "Merry Christmas", all also available on Quietfire Design HERE, HERE, HERE, and HERE


Also Suzanne asked us to use ribbon on cards... Using it this time as a wrap around fastener "Solid Wrinkle Olive" - check out the ribbons section at QuetfireDesign.ca

And I'm using one of the newest quote stamps  from Quietfire Design ("The Best Thing I Ever Did...") 


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Creatalicious  #121 anything goes opt bling
Avenue 613  #200 anything goes opt Shabby Chic
Scribbles Designs  #56 the power of words
Reasonable Ribbon  #170 anything goes with ribbon
Moving Along With The Times  #52 things starting with "B" (Box card; bling; bow, Bougainvillea blossoms)


http://yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2017/BookletCardRoses_ECDAlways&Forever,You&Me_TheBestThing.html

Monday, August 21, 2017

Booklet Card Snowflakes - ECD Let It Snow - Bright Holiday Words - Natue Is Full Of Genius

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My turn on the Quietfire Creations blog today and I thought I'd give a step by step instructions on make a booklet card... It's something I made eons ago and has been resurrected.

quietfirecreations.blogspot.caI'm using an  A Way With Word dies from Elizabeth Craft Designs "Let It Snow" 3pce set, all also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And I'm using one of the newest quote stamps  from Quietfire Design as well as a sentiment stamp set. ("Nature Is Full of Genius"); ("Bright Holiday Words" 4pce set) 

Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc, or click HERE to go to my web page. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
JW Scrap Shack  #202 anything goes
Polka Doodle  #33 anything goes
QKR Stampede  #257 shaped card or anything goes

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