Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Gratitude Mixed Media Art Journal

I almost forgot to post my Art Journal...here's the Instagram pic:


Here's the photo inspiration:


I'll be back for more info on how I made these pages...

Challenges:
1. MMMC #4: Photo Inspiration
2. WAW #151: Anything Goes
3. SSS Wed Challenge: Anything Goes
4. SSS Mon Challenge: Finishing Touch

Thanks for stopping by!
Lilian

Thank You Fall Wreath Card

This card is for my team's Blog Hop (which starts officially tomorrow on Oct 1st...click HERE to see the post), but I'm posting it again so I can enter it in a few challenges...


I apologize for the quality of the photos lately...my camera is acting weird, so I've been using Instagram...

Supplies (CTMH):
Thanksgiving Wreath (Hostess Stamp set)
sentiment stamp from Artfully Sent Cricut Collection stamp set
Colonial White cardstock
Memento ink pads
yellow cardstock and patterned paper for mat and banner  (The Paper Studio)
Copic markers
Distress Stickles
Corner and Border Punch
decorative scissors

Challenges:
1. H2H Challenge: Favorite Tools (edge distressed)
2. WAW #151: Anything Goes
3. SSS Wed Challenge: Anything Goes
4. JUG #260: Photo Week

Thanks for stopping by!
Lilian

Damask Divas Blog Hop: Pathfinding

Hello,
Welcome to the Damask Divas Blog Hop!
If you came from Mandy's Blog, you are in the right place.  If you have jumped here and just discovered our blog hop, feel free to check the list at Damask Divas Blog to find the complete list of blog hop participants.

I made a simple scrapbook page using the patterned papers from the new Pathfiding paper packet and a few stamp sets:

I'm entering the page in a few challenges:
Challenges:
1. H2H Challenge: Favorite Embellishment (hand stamped embellishments!)
2. WAW #151: Anything Goes
3. SSS Wed Challenge: Anything Goes

And I also made a card! 


I apologize for the quality of the photos lately...my camera is acting weird, so I've been using Instagram...

Supplies (CTMH):
D1604 Season of Thanks
B1463 Thankful Heart
E1028 Hopscoth Alphabet
Thanksgiving Wreath (Hostess Stamp set)
sentiment stamp from Artfully Sent Cricut Collection stamp set
Colonial White cardstock
Chocolate Woodgrain Washi Tape (retired)
Edge Distresser
3-D Foam Tape
Others:
Brilliance ink pads
Memento ink pad
patterned paper for photo mats and stamped leaf (The Paper Studio)
Copic markers
Distress Stickles
Corner and Border Punch
decorative scissors

Your next stop is Cydney's Blog...hope you enjoy our Blog Hop! 

Thanks for stopping by!
Lilian

P.S. Don't forget the October Constant Campaign...


During the month of October, with each qualifying purchase of $50 USD / $55 CAD you are eligible to receive—as a special bonus—one of two chevron ribbons FREE! Each chevron ribbon—Ruby or Outdoor Denim—has an original retail value of $6.95 USD / $7.75 CAD. So which ribbon will you get? It’s a surprise! Quantities are limited, so place your orders as early in the month as possible. Be sure to take advantage of this fantastic offer so you can enjoy embellishing your creations with your own surprise roll of bonus ribbon!

And the Stamp of the Month - Home for the Holidays...only $5 dollars with a qualifying purchase of $50!





Shop with me here: http://lilian.ctmh.com!

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Happy Fall Card

No posts last week...was busy with my son B's birthday party and then, my kids got sick...again! =(
I guess Autumn is here...and I made a card for a few challenges...

Card sketch is from Unity's Challenge:


It was love at first sight when I saw the owl from the September '14 KOM...I had to buy the kit!
I pretty much followed the sketch...

Supplies:
Stamps by Unity Stamp Co.
Washi Tapes
patterned papers
Copic markers

Challenges:
1.Unity's {be inspired} Challenge
2. TCC #19 Color Challenge (free-style collage)
3. WAW #151: Anything Goes
4. SSS Wed Challenge: Anything Goes
5. JUG #260: Photo Week

Thanks for stopping by!
Lilian

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Watercolor Love You to the Moon Card

I had some extra inks (green and blue) left from another project, so I decided to use it on lots of textured papers...now I have a little pile of watercolored papers! =)

For today's card, though, I used one of my favorite techniques - clear emboss resist - before I watercolored the paper...



Supplies (CTMH-retired):
You've Got a Friend stamp set
Unicorn Dreams (Hostess stamp set)
Glitz Glitter Gel
Others:
Clear embossing powder
Heat Gun
reinkers in green and blue
paintbrush

I'm entering this card in the following challenges:
1. Just Us Girls #258 - Trend Week & DT Call
2. SSS Mon Challenge: Rock the Techniques
3. WAW #150: Anything Goes
4. CASology Week #113: Green
and ETA 09/30/14
5. H2H Challenge: Favorite Technique

Thanks for stopping by!
Lilian

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Washi meets...3.5" x 3.5" Japanese Blossom Cards

A couple of quick 3.5" x 3.5" cards...





Supplies:
A1155 Quick Cards-Japanese Blossom (CTMH)
washi tape
Copic Markers

I'm entering the first one in the following challenges:
1. Addicted to CAS #47: Oriental
2. WAW #150: Anything Goes

Thanks for stopping by!
Lilian

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

You're a Star Card

A card inspired by CAS(E) this Sketch!


Here's my card, with a watercolored banner, and some colors inspired by Moxie Fab World Challenge - Getting Fancy:


Supplies (CTMH):
Sentiment from one of the Artbooking Cricut Collection stamp sets
Banner from December '14 Stamp of the Month - Cutie Pie
Puns of Praise (retired)
Others:
sequins
blue and green reindeers
paintbrush

I'm entering this card in the following challenges:
1. CAS(E) this Sketch #92
2. CAS on Sunday Challenge #42: Sequins Celebration
3. WAW #149: Anything Goes
4. Moxie Fab World Fabulous Friday Challenge: Getting Fancy
and a new challenge blog I found a few days ago...
5. Just Us Girls #258 - Trend Week & DT Call

Thanks for stopping by!
Lilian