Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Die Cut

The challenge http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/friends-of-speedytv-challenge-31-07-30-12 is to use a die cut . I used two sizes of the background scalloped oval and the butterfly

Strings Attached

The twist to this sketch was to use string, hhhuimmmmmm I found cord , rope, twine , yarn, fiber, and finally this piece of string although I would have preferred a natural finish Just don't have it.
This is for MFP Sketch with a Twist Challenge

Thursday, July 26, 2012

SnS Sketch

Sparkle N Sprinkle has a challenge for July and this is what I came up with inlinkz.com http://sparklensprinkle.com/blog/2012/07/july-sketch-challenge/

Sketch with an animal

  Use a sketch with and animal, I guess a squirrel is an animal. We generally call them critters here in Florida but they are rodents Right?  This challenge is for speedy fox

Wednesday, July 25, 2012


                                             Our grand daughter is here visiting and she is loving fairies
                                             This is for her and Word Art Wednesday

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Fill my cup

                                                   I was invited to Word ArtWednesday and
                                                   what a beautiful blog it is
                                                  Although I am much to busy to get
                                                   involved in another project and
                                                  have family from CCanada visiting
                                                  I could not resist


Thursday, July 19, 2012


                                                  This was a fun card to make . I stamped
                                                   the background in random trees, then backed the
                                                   larger tree and popped it on an angle
                                                   The challenge http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/simple-salutations-challenge-3-07-18-12

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Three Stamps

                                                   This three stamp card and sketch is for
                                                   Speedy TV Challenge

Monday, July 16, 2012

July ?

                                          It's July soooooooo?
                                          I can do Christmas 12 months of the year
                                          Doesn't look like it but there are two different size flowers there
                                          This one is for Speedy TV Challenge

Saturday, July 14, 2012

Take 2

                                             Take 2.......The challenge is for a birthday card not than You
                                                   This is for a Speedy Fox Challenge 


                                                    Horses appeal to the men
                                                     This is for a Speedy Fox Challenge 

Feet in the Sand

                                           Yep! That is /florida beach sand the boy is standing in

Cracked Glass

                                                  This is a really fun tecnique , Layering Extra Thick
                                                  Embossing Powder and putting it in the freezer
                                                  the bending makes the cracks
                                                  this is a challenge http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/tutorial-time-on-speedytv-challenge-7-07-13-12

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Side Step

This challenge was tough for me
First I couldn't figure out the score marks , then I
couldn't get a good photo and had a very hard
time uploading B U T I did it

Choo Choo

                                            I am doing a Sketch with a Twist http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/sketch-with-a-twist-challenge-2-07-10-12
                                             and I twisted the sketch around

Monday, July 9, 2012


                                                     For this challenge on Fox Speedy TV
                                                    http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/friends-of-speedytv-challenge-28-07-09-12                                     I did the background with a torn piece of cardstock and chalks
                                                    Once sealed I stamped the underwater scene by applying water base
                                                     markers direct to the stamp. The rest is just fun.

Saturday, July 7, 2012


                                              Non stop challenges today this one is
                                              http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/simple-salutations-challenge-1-07-04-12                                          The subject is animal .

With a Button

                                             A fun challengehttp://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/sketch-with-a-twist-                                             challenge-1-07-03-12 with a button

Paper Maker: Blue Green

Paper Maker: Blhttp://marksfinestpapers.blogspot.com/ue Green

Blue Green

                                             Got a new die and had to use it on this blue/green
                                              Speedy TV challange . Each flap lifts , it is fun to make.

Monday, July 2, 2012


                                              The background for this card is Pat G using cling wrap and inks
                                          I used metal star brads and soda can a flip top for
                                           embellishing.  Entering to  http://www.marksfinestpapers.blogspot.com/


                                                 This card is  my red, white and  blue
                                                  forhttp://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/friends-of-speedytv-challenge-27-07-02-12                              I am having a lot of fun working on these challenges

Positive and Negative Masking

                                                Today I took on the Positive Negative Challenge
                                                 Positive and Negative Masking. If you click on the link it will  bring                                         you to the tutorial.
                                                  I am not sure I did it right as a matter of fact I am sure
                                                  I didn't do it exactly right , but I tried to follow the steps and this
                                                  is what I ended up with

Sunday, July 1, 2012

July 4

                                                   For this Marks finest Papers ,Home of Speedy TV
                                                   I inked an embossing folder for the background
                                                   The light house is backed in blue for the red,white blue theme