October 2, 2011

FCCB Challenge #79

How beautifully leaves grow old.
How full of light and color are their last days.
~John Burroughs~

#79 – Leaves are Falling
Create a project with leaves on it
Authentique 6x6 paper pack - glowing
Distress Crackle paint - rock candy on the top leaves
Stampendous Pearlustre - Carnelian used on the "happy thanksgiving"
Hero Arts clear cling "seasons of giving" used for the "happy thanksgiving"
Stamps of Life "thanks2fall" used for the small pumpkins
Micheals' chocolate card 4x6
Tim Holtzs core'dination colorcore cardstock for the leaves
cricut cartridge "Cindy Loo" using the gypsy leaf branch and shadow cut at 3.47
VersaMArk watermark stamp
Stampin Up classic ink - mellow moss
Smooch Spritz

Celebrate the Occasion Challenge 32

Ready for Challenge #32!!  This week's theme is "Any Occasion (must use ribbon)"!!!!  So, let's get crafting:)  Team #2 is leading the way!!! Create a project and post by October 2nd, 11:59PM (EST).

Please do not back link, make sure your project is new for this challenge, mention CTO in your post and link back to CTO blog. Thanks! Please only one entry!
Thanks for playing with us this week!
Theme: "Any Occasion (must use ribbon)"

Entries due by Sunday, October 2nd, 11:59PM (EST)
I found this challenge by participating in another challenge.  You only have to add ribbon to the project.  I tried some new techniques for me on this one.  The items used are:
Bazzill Basics Island Breeze - 4x6 card size
QuicKutz metal sheets
Tim Holtz alcohol inks - lettuce, stream and eggplant
Hero Arts Clear cling "treasure the moment" cl156
Micheal's dollar bin ribbon
Dew Drop VersaMagic Turquoise Gem chalk ink
Cuttlebug 5x8 Kassie Brocade (2000215) embossing folder

Whimsical Wednesday Challenge " I Do Not Ask"

Here are the guidelines for the challenge:
1. Create a card or project inspired by fall colors, must include a handmade embellishment. 
2. Please put in your post that you entered your project into this challenge with a link to this blog. I do not ask that you make a project just for my challenge. I know that there are lots of fun challenge blogs out there and I encourage you to play along in as many as you want:) So go ahead and enter your project where ever you like.
3. In order to become eligible for the prizes you must enter the challenge, become a follower of this blog, and leave a comment under our post's
4. Link your project to InLinkz by October 5 at midnight.

We have a brand new challenge every week, but each challenge stays opened for two week. You still have one more week to enter the "Just Because" challenge. We are looking forward to seeing all your project's. Thank you for stopping by, and for your support of Whimsical Wednesdays. Happy Fall Yall:) 

embossed glue dots

Items used:
Authentique 6x6 "glowing"
Stampendous Pearlustre Carnelian embossing powder (used on the glue dots to make my own embellishment)
Inkadinkado trick or treat 99133 clear stamps
Colorbox pigment ink - orange
Michael's recollections black and white cardstock
Zot 3D glue dots
Recollections 4x6 chocolate card

MFT WSC - Sketch 39

Items used:
Sakura jelly roll souffle colors - 924, 936, 905 and 929 used to color the clothes
Sakura jelly roll glaze - 819, 836 and 803 used to color 2 balloons and hair
Sakura jelly roll stardust 727 lime star used to color the  middle balloon
Dew Drop memento cottage ivy for "simply irresistible"
Dew Drop VersaMagic red magic (used to edge) and Midnight Black(used to stamp image)
MFT clear stamps "birthday balloon Jolinne"(for the image) and "All dressed up Jolinne"(for the saying)
Cuttlebug Swiss Dots 37-1604
Bazzil cardstock and various scrap pieces of paper
Sizzix sizzlits Wavy Box #2  from the window & frame making set