Tuesday, March 1, 2011


Hello Everyone! Are you ready for SPRING? Many of you in Southern States and other countries may be experiencing Spring already, but here in Wisconsin...much to my dismay we are not! The good news is the sun is shining! So I am thankful for that! :)

 Today, I have TWO cards to share with you!

My first card uses a sneak peek for the upcoming Heart Song Inspirations Sunday Release!
Isn't it gorgeous? I love tulips!!! Todays Color Challenge over at Splitcoast Stampers is to use Celery, Marina Mist and Rose Red.

I also used the Sweet Stop Sketch from this week, the Stampin' Sisters in Christ challenge was to use buttons and a few more challenges that I will list below in awhile.

Here are some more details:

Stamps: Heart Song Inspirations Digital Image
Paper: SU Springtime Vintage
Ink: Copics
Accessories: Martha Stewart Punch, Organdy ribbon, SU buttons, Spellbinders Rose Red Marker, Sticklesm Paper Piercing tool

My second card uses images from the Stampotique company and their CUTE Daisy, Daisy Stamp!

This week, Stampotique is teaming up with the Technique Junkies team to create using the Faux Barnwood Technique.  We want you to join us this week and you can use the Faux Barnwood Technique or any of the techniques Pat uses on her website.  

Here are a few other details:
Cardstock: Spring Showers from SU (retired) Guava, Core'dinations green
Accessories: Technique Junkie Newsletter, Twill ribbon, Spellbinders, Grand Calibur, Scallop punch, Paper Piercing tool, Dimensionals, SU buttons

Here are some challenges:

Fairy Knoll  - feeling a little green , Simply Create -  bold & bright, Shelly's Images -  Ribbon, Freshly Brewed - ribbons and bows Partytime Tuesdays - Anything Goes, 
 Paper Cutz - Spring  Do You Stack Up?   -Anything Goes Paper Crafting Journey   anything goes Paper Romance   - Anything goes  Card Creations & More By C  Sparkle Gem Of A Challenge  Buttons, brads, beads, bows Freshly Brewed - ribbons and bows Some Odd Girl - Handmade element or embellishment (double bow) Pixie Dust Studio - Create a card/project using Summer colors 

Thank you for stopping by and taking a look! Have a wonderful day!
Chrissy D


Sandra P said...

Equally beautiful! Love the blues in the first :)

Thanks for joining Paper Romance this week!

Sandra P

Cheryl said...

These cards are beautiful! Love the punches you used.


Anonymous said...

Your cards are great! The blue poppy is so pretty an I love the lacy details. Thanks for joining us at PCJ this week. hugs ~ Cindy

WencheP said...

Fabulous cards, thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


Basement Stamper said...

Both cards are fabulous, love the blue flower and the faux barnwood turned out great. Thanks for playing along with us this week at Stampotique!

Grace said...

Oh both are beautiful Chrissy! I'm in love with the deep blue of the first and the great sparkle! Thanks so much for joining us at SSIC!!!

Shelby Goolsby said...

Both cards are very pretty!! The tulip is so beautifully colored, wonderful job.

Jolara said...

beautifull ! Thanks for joining the Pixies this week ! Joyce xo

Becky said...

Both of these are beautiful. Thank you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ.

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

2 very different cards, but both are fabulous. My eye is drawn to the gorgeous sparkle on that blue flower.
Thanks for joining us at A Gem of A Challenge.
Caroline (GDT) xxx

Shelly's Images said...

I love those blues too! Great projects! Thanks for sharing these with us this week at Shelly's Images for our ribbon challenge.

princesskitten said...

More than ready for spring - the more flowers the better

kitten DYSU team

Miranda said...

very pretty
thanks for joining the DYSU challenge this week

Ria said...

Gorgeouss cards :) thanks for joining the Paper Romance Challenge this week.
hugss Ria

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What beautiful cards Chrissy!! I just love the blue and the coloring and shimmer on your tulips!! Stunning


Oh...Thanks for joining the Stampin Sisters in Christ challenge this week.

Stephanie said...

Two beautiful creations. Thanks for joining us at Shelly's Images.

Denise Marzec said...

Mmmmm mmmm....that's some AWESOME sparkle!!

Jackie said...

Two fabby cards, but partically love the blue one... GORGEOUS, Thank you for sharing with us at AGOAC this week. hugs J. x

Mandy said...

Two lovely cards,love the blue one...Thank you for sharing with us at A Gem of a Challenge...
Mandy x

Caz said...

Lovely card, thanks for joining us this week on Some Odd Girl.

Scraphorse - ├ůsa said...

Wonderful! Thanks for joining us on Some Odd Girl.

Silvia(Barnie) said...

Great faux Barnwood card.