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November 11, 2021

Super Sized

 This week at Creative Knockouts our theme is Snow Much Fun.


I used Stu's Super-Sized Snowman from Dr. Digi's House of Stamps for my project.  This fun image was colored with Copic Markers and cut out using the Silhouette Cameo.  The sentiment and background paper are from the Carta Bella All Bundled Up collection available digitally on Snap Click Supply.

You have a chance to win 2 digital images just for playing along.  You can check out the Dr. Digi shop by clicking the badge below.



Card measures 5" x 5.5"
My Favorite Things Fishtail Banner Die-Namics
Darice Snowflake Swirl embossing folder




November 10, 2021

Thankful

 This month at Crafty Gals Corner our theme is thankful.  


This is Teddy 1 from Morgan's ArtWorld.  I colored the image with Copic markers and used a Queen & Co die to cut it out.  I cut out a matching die panel and cut it diagonally to offset behind the image for a pop of color.  The embellishments are wooden but were covered with some adhesive and then foiled with some Queen & Co fun foil.  It was a little fiddly, but SO worth it!  The sentiment is from My Favorite things from the Birdie Brown Greetings Galore set.

You have a chance to win some great prizes from our sponsors.  Check out each shop by clicking the badges below.


Prize of 2 digital images

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Prize of 3 digital images

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Prize of 2 digital images used by the design team

Card measures 4.25" x 5"
Queen & Co Foundations 3 & 7 dies
Stampin' Up! wooden embellishments
Ribbon, lace, gem from my stash





November 9, 2021

Grateful

 I have a project to share with you for our Crafty Sentiments anything goes challenge.


What an adorable stamp!  This is Chicken March and I just love these two!  I colored it with Copic markers and matted it with a fun, sparkly die from Spellbinders.  The sentiment is from a Carta Bella Welcome Autumn frames and tags pack.

You have a chance to win some great prizes for playing along.


Card measures 5" x 5.5"
Spellbinders Decorative Labels One
Simplicity lace
Stampin' Up ribbon
Celebrate It wooden leaves





October 28, 2021

Winter Wishes

 This week at Creative Knockouts our challenge is Anything Goes.

This adorable image is Huddle from SheepSki Designs.  I decided to try my hand at making a slimline card since it is the newest trend  I thought this group of penguins would be the perfect image for my first try.  I colored the image with Copic markers and cut it out using the Silhouette Cameo.  I used a little silver Wink of Stella on the sunglasses.  The background paper is from Echo Park Winter Wishes that is available digitally on Snap Click Supply.  My favorite part of this card is the sentiment.  It was made using a manual Dymo label maker.  You know the ones with the dial and the squeeze handle?  It had the exact look I wanted!  If you have one laying around but don't have any tape, you can also use it to emboss the letters on paper.  Just cut a strip the right size and feed it into the label maker!

You have a chance to win 3 images from our sponsor, SheepSki Designs, by playing along in our challenge.  Click the badge below to check out the images available.


Card measures 8.5" x 3.5"
Tim Holtz Snowflakes dies
Simplicity Lace
Echo Park pearl brad
American Crafts ribbon





October 14, 2021

Coffee

 This week at Creative Knockouts, our challenge is Embossing Delight and is sponsored by our very own Kelly.

I used the Coffee Blanket set and the Caffeine set from Rubbernecker stamps to create this project.  Each set has so many great coffee themed stamps.  the image was colored with copic markers.  I wet embossed the sentiment using gold embossing powder.

You have a chance to win a $25 Close to My Heart surprise package for playing along from Kelly.


Card measures 5.5" x 4.25"
Simplicity lace




October 13, 2021

Trick or Treat

 This month at Crafty Gals Corner, use Halloween colors on your project.


I used Kawaii Halloween Pal Witchelly from Stamper's Delights on my project.  She comes with the broom, cauldron and sentiment as well.  The bubbles in the cauldron got some clear Wink of Stella and the broom got some gold.  I used the stars from the die as an added embellishment to finish of this project.

You have a chance to win some great prizes from our sponsors.  Hop over and check out what they have to offer.


Prize of  3 digital images

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Prize of 3 digital images

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Prize of 3 single digital images

Card measures 5" x 5.5"
Spellbinders Star Circles dies
My Mind's Eye brad
Target dollar bin star sticker
Ribbon from my stash

September 30, 2021

Time for Fall

This week at Creative Knockouts, our theme is Fall Is In the Air.  


I used Autumn Fall Girl Reading from Star Stampz for my project.  I love fall colors so this was a great chance to use them as I live in the southern part of the US.  We don't really get fall.

You have a chance to win three images from Star Stampz just for playing along.  Click the badge below to check out her shop.


Card measures 4.25" x 5.5"
Spellbinders Labels 4
The Paper Studio Intricate Swirl embossing folder
The Paper Studio leaf brad
Basic Grey button (burgundy)
Stampin' Up ribbon
Other buttons from my stash