Thursday, October 15, 2015

Happy Girls Are The Prettiest - Let's Scrap Sketch 10-15-15

Yes ... they certainly are!!!  Have your noticed how a smile from someone can put a smile on your face?  It might be that the person is smiling over the silliest little thing, yet you can't help to smile as well!  Well, this little girl makes me smile ...

She is JOY! 'Nough said!!

Let's take a look at the mid-month Let's Scrap sketch ,,, It's a good one!!

SKETCH 10-15-15

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I used KaiserCraft Fly Free collection to create this layout.  The colors are so vibrant and bright, and I used a lot of the die-cuts to create interest on the right side of the layout.  To create the border I cut lots of butterflies from the collections cardstock stickers ... I love the butterfly border ... It is so pretty and perfect for this girly page.

Here are a closer look at some of the details ...

You have until the October 30th to upload your take on this sketch to play along with us.  Our sponsor for this challenge is

If you are in a crafting mood ... Remember Let's Scrap is hosting an extra color challenge this month in honor of World Card Day.  All the details can be found HERE!!

Enjoy the rest of this busy, crazy, beautiful month ... It is flying by!!  Happy crafting!!

Reveal day @ Feeling Sketchy - Sketch 131

Happy Thursday!!  I am so happy to reveal our new challenge at Feeling Sketchy today!  It's a fun sketch to work with today ... open for lots of interpretation.  We would love for you to come play with us!!  Here's a look at both the sketch and my card for this challenge ...


I kept this one fairly simple. I used an older collection paper from Authentique called Gathering to created this card.  I love the sentiment that was printed on one of the papers and knew I wanted to use this as my main focus.  The beautiful flowers was fuzzy cut from the collection.  The fab DT have created beautiful cards for this challenge and they are on the blog ready to inspire you!!

Feeling Sketchy is also running a color challenge in honor of  World Card Day.  This challenge runs through October and we would love for you to play along for some great prizes.  You can read all about it HERE!!

Thanks for visiting my little blog! 

Thursday, October 1, 2015

My first reveal at Feeling Sketchy!

Happy October!!  Even my heart is happy as I can reveal my first card created for the Feeling Sketchy blog!  As many of you know I am not a big card maker, but I wanted to challenge myself and my creativity and I am so honored that I was chosen as a new member of the Feeling Sketchy design team.  Thank you Cathy and Val for having me!!

So without any further ado ... Here's a look at the sketch and what I created with it!

Feeling Sketchy #130

Our generous sponsor, Bugaboo Stamps has generously sponsored me with these gorgeous LIVE, LOVE, LAUGH digital stamps!  Thanks so much Bugaboo Stamps ... I had a great time creating with them.

Gorgeous burlap flowers from Petaloo

Please have a look at all the beautiful cards greated by the new Feeling Sketchy DT on the blog!  They did an amazing job.  And be sure to go check out all the lovely creations at Bugaloo Stamps!

Wishing you all a fabulous October!!

It's October!!

I love the month of October!!  In South Africa it means blue skies, warm weather and blossoms coming to life all around you.  It truly is a beautiful month here!!  And with it being a new month, it also means new challenges to play along with.  Let's Scrap has an amazing new sketch to  create with. I had so much fun with this sketch!!

Let's Scrap Sketch - 10-1-15
 And here is my take on the sketch ...

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So I had these photos of Llewellyn which I simply love!  They are not the best quality as they are a bit blurry, but they evoke such emotion in me that I knew I had to do something with them.  Just looking at them makes me smile!  I used the new Simple Stories collection So Rad for this collection.  It's a beautiful collection to play with!!  Here is some close up's ...

Stickers and stars are all from the collectin.

We have an amazing sponsor for this sketch. 

Be sure to check them out HERE!!

The Let's Scrap DT did an amazing job with this sketch, be sure to have a look at what they created on the Let's Scrap site.

Thanks so much for stopping by my blog ... It is always appreciated!