Family tree

Before starting a new project, I needed to clean my desk, :)
So I made this skinny (like ATC but bigger) from the left overs.

I'd like to enter to these challenges:
Gecko Galz - safari fever


Christmas in July

Another Christmas card for July challenges.
This time using my relatively new Sizzix die.

I think these little birds are just so cute, and I can 
make so many different looks with different colour combinations...

I'd like to enter to these challenges:
Snippets Playground - snippets / Christmas 
(birds and branches made using snippets)
Creative Knockout- Christmas in July
Double D challenge - Christmas in July
Shopping Our Stash - no stamping
Crafter's Cafe - Christmas in July
Cut it up - look up in sky


Under water book

I have this old book I have been altering
with the under water theme.

It's been very long time I have done 
any pages to it, so I thought it was about time.

Using Gecko Galz stamp challenge image,
spotlight coloring with Copics, and then pits and
pops and the got one more page done.

I'd like to enter to these challenges:

Christmas ornaments

There's so many Christmas in July challenges
going on, I decided to make one to join.

Using Altenew embossing folder, very old 
Marianne die and Sixxiz Joy die.

I'd like to enter to these challenges:
Peace on Earth - Christmas
ABC Christmas challenge - o for ornaments
Snippets Playground - Christmas / snippets
Cardz 4 Guyz - Christmas
Craft Rocket - Christmas
Pearly Sparkles - Christmas


Travel far

A nother card featuring the wild life.

Loving the coloring style on these image,
beautiful! All from Gecko Galz.

I'd like to enter to these challenges:
Gecko Galz - Safari Fever
Simon Says Wednesday - 4 legged friends
Country View - 4 legged friend
Shopping our stash - no stampin

Wild life

I like interactive cards and this is kind of one, :) .

Images are from Gecko Galz, paper from very old stash and 
dies from Lawn Fawn.

I'd like to enter to these challenges:
Make my Monday - aperture
Shopping Our Stash - no stampin
Country View - 4 legged friend
Gecko Galz - Safari Fever


Halloween skulls

This months Gothic challenge image is so spooky
at the Gecko Galz, and since there was a big skull,
I decided to add some more.

I'd like to enter to these challeges:



This image reminds me so much about
Frida Kahlo, I decided to add a quote from
her, to make this card.

I'd like to enter to these challenges:


Notebook cover

Gecko Galz steampunk challenge has a
FABULOUS image this month.
I think my daughter will love it too
so I used the image to upcycle a notebook

Paints, chipboard, embossing powders and the cover is ready

I'd like to enter to these challenges:


Christmas tag

Lovely Santa image in blue shades in
Gecko Galz Christmas challenge this month.

I made a jingling tag with the image.
Size is quite big so I'm thinking this would
go perfect with a bottle of wine to give.

I'd like to enter to these challenges:
Craft Rocket challenge - Christmas in July
Aud Sentiment - Christmas in July + sentiment
Pearly Sparkles - Christmas in July

Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers; U is for Upcycle

I have the honour of beeing GDT at
Sisterhood of Snarky stampers for their #238 challenge
I bought some summer socks
and inside them was fun shape cardboards

And they turned out  to these
vintage masculine tags:

And just one of the tags

I'd like to enter this one for these challenges:
Paper Shelter - Layer it up
Penny's - AG


The Male Room; Travel

We have awesome theme this month
so many ways to make a masculine
project meeting the theme, isn't there?

I took my Alternew die and some stamps and 
made couble of slimline cards

Love how the waves turned out!

Do join the challenge, I'd love love (and I know other DT's
would love too) to see your travelling makes, masculine way off course
since it is the Male Room challenge, :D.
And there is lot's of inspiration at the challenge post.

I'd like to enter to these challenges:
Allsorts - AG / summertime
613 Avenue - nautical
Double D - great outdoors


SheepSki Designs; Celebrations

New month and new challenge at
the SheepSki Design. The theme
for the July is Celebrations.

This beautiful flower image is "Dahlias"
and I have colored it with Copics and Prismacolors.
I Googled dahlias and saw this beautiful red ones
with white edges and wanted to try to color my
dahlias like that.

I'd like to enter to these challenges:
Sweet Stampin - no design paper
Allsorts challenge - AG /summertime

You have two ways to play along with SheepSki Designs!

BLOG ... Where you can use any hand colored image for a chance to win 3 images ...
BUT, if you use a SheepSki Designs image and are the winner,
you get an additional image choice, and there will be image(s) for the chosen top 3 also
- how cool is that?
FACEBOOK ... Where you must use a SheepSki Designs Image
for a chance to win 3 images


Ombre monkeys

Sisterhood has a new challenge:
I was thinking about the theme and remembered 
that I have old Hero Arts Ombré inks and I dig
then from my stash together with VLV monkey stamp.

and as usually when making ATC's,
I made a set

Using all the colors I have those inks.

Elf boy

I really like the whimsical look on The Picsees image.
I printed this gray scale image on kraft paper and
colored it with prismacolors a little.
Packground paper and die cuts are left over pieces 
from a card and 2 bookmarks I made.
(Can't post them yet, since they are for my daughter
Birthday, so shhhhhh about them, LOL)

I'd like to enter to these challenges:
(background and die cuts)
Creative Moments - boys and men

Crafts Galore Encore Challenge with Beccy's Place

1st day of July and there for time for a new challenge at Crafts Galore Encore.
The theme is Anything Goes and again we have a wonderful sponsor:

Beccy's Place is offering an awesome prize of
$10 AU voucher, YAY!!

I'm playing with a super fun chicken image
and perfect sentiment with it from the
set called Spring Chickens

Printed the image and sentiment and used
colorful papers with them and old punches 
to make the flowers and leaves.
Chicken is colored with Copics.

I'd like to enter to these challenges:
Beccy's Place - AG using Beccy's image
Crafters Cafe - humorous
Di's digi challenge - make it funny
As you like it - Fav plain or pattern paper
(Patern paper; well they are just so pretty and I do have a
bunch of them.)
Critter Crazy - AG with Critter