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ICR blog hop

Hi Everyone, Welcome to ICR blog hop. The theme for the hop is "Emboss me anything"

Here is my card, I did wet embossing on my card. Used hero arts background stamp and white embossing powder. Used distress inks for coloring and blended all the colors together, also sprayed some water so that the distress ink react. The birthday script die is from Mama elephant. To finish my card I added a few mixed colored sequins.
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ATCAS - Congragulations

HI everyone, Welcome to the new challenge at Addicted to CAS. Jaydee picked the perfect word which goes with the 4th birthday celebration of ATCAS that is "Congratulations". Here is my take. I used Art impressions stamp and watercolored.
As we are celebration 4th birthday at ATCAS we are having fabulous prizes for our favorites and winner. Also check out the Design team call info .

Happy crafting!!!

Colored Stripes!!

Today I have a last minute entry for Viginia's View challenge. I wanted to participate in this challenge and this afternoon I came up with the a very simple card. I drew lines(not so straight lines) with copic markers and die the happy word on plain white cardstock and layered them. To finish my card I added a few enamel dots of the same colors as the stripes.

Also entering this card to Seize the birthday challenge

Happy crafting!!

Guest designing at CAS(E) this sketch

Hi Everyone,  Today I am guest designer at CAS(E) this sketch. Thanks Christine for this opportunity. CTS is one of my favorite challenges and I feel happy and honored to be guest designing for CTS #199.
Here is my take on the sketch. I used Essentials by Ellen magnolia flower stamp set and cut strip across the flower and colored them with copic marker. The stripes are inspired by the happy word on sketch. The smile sentiment is a die cut from Wplus9 die. 
Here is the sketch
Happy crafting!!

ATCAS - Ombre

On of my favorite word at ATCAS this time. Thanks Barb for the wonderful word "Ombre". I used distress inks to create ombre effect and used MFT corner dies.
Check out more inspiration at ATCAS blog

Happy crafting!!


Hi Everyone, I am card today I used the current sketch from CAS(E) this sketch. I used Elizabeth craft design Ribbons die here. I first applied distress ink on the paper and then die cut.  Stamped the sentiment in black ink.

Also entering this card for Uniko studio - Colour challenge(Rainbow)

Happy little stamper - Anything goes with dies

Happy crafting!!

ATCAS - Monster

Hi Everyone,  Its time for a new challenge with a new code word at ATCAS blog. Our host this challenge is and she came up with the word Monster.

Here is my take on the word Monster
I loved this cute little monster from the Darice stamp set.

you are pretty amazing!!

I made this card using the current CAS(E) this sketch #195 sketch. I have used 2 pattern papers here. I loved the watercolored look of the floral pattern. Have popped the chevron pattern paper using the foam tape and the you word is diecut and layered twice.

Happy crafting!!

ATCAS - Coffee

Hello Everyone, Today we have a fresh new challenge at ATCAS and Carolyn one of our talented DT member is hosting the current challenge and she came up with the word Silhouette. Here is my take, Used Tim holtz stencil and vintage photo distress to create a coffee splash. The cups and hearts are stamped and fussy cut. The stamped the bod sentiment in black ink.

Happy Crafting!!

ATCAS - Watercolour

On of my favorite word at ATCAS this time. Thanks Anja for the wonderful word "Watercolour". I used distress inks for coloring and stamping as well. I try to use colors close to fall color palette. I used Simon says stamp apple of my pie stamp set.
Check out more inspiration from our the DT member at ATCAS blog 

Happy crafting!!

Fall colours and Altenew ultimate challenge blog hop

Hi Everyone,  Altenew is having the ultimate challenge blog hop going on and the hop has all my favorite challenge blogs. I am linking this card for Curtain call Inspiration challenge - Fall colours and Altenew ultimate challenge blog hop. 
I used Altenew painted flowers stamp set for this card. The background is inspired by the wooden background in the inspiration pic. I used My mind's eye necessities wood pattern paper and stamped the flowers over it. Stamped the sentiment in black ink and scattered a few pretty pink posh clear sequins. 

All blog hop starts from Altenew blog

Also entering this card at Simon says stamp Anything goes challenge

Happy crafting!!

fall colors

I played along with ColorQ challenge and came up with this thank you card. I used Simon says stamp apple of my pie stamp set for the background. Stamped the images in distress ink and and colored it with them 

Also entering this card to Addicted to stamps challenge #212

Happy crafting!!

Pretty poppies

The MFT pretty poppies stamp set is first MFT stamp set I bought and I have made cards using this stamp set here is one more card which I made for MFT card design superstar contest. I used this stamp set first time with distress inks, yes the flowers are stamped with distress ink spun sugar. First stamped the image with spun sugar and with help of thin brush, water and picked raspberry distress ink I added more detail and depth to the flower. For the centre of the flowers I used vintage photo distress inks and for leaves and stem I used moved lawn. At bottom of the card I distressed the paper with antique linen and stamped the script image from the same stamp set in antique linen ink.

Happy crafting!!

Masculine cards

I made these cards for the MFT card design superstar contest.  I used MFT's trendy triangles stamp set  to create the background. I first stamped the images in distress inks and sprayed water on it the inks react and spread and get lighter in color.  I diecut a piece of white cardstock using MFT dienamics Inside & out diagonal stitched square and stamped the sentiment and a bow from MFT Terrific ties stamp set.
I so much loved the background that I ended up making another card using the same technique but used different colors this time. 
Let me know which one you liked the most :)

Happy crafting!!

ATCAS - Stitched

Hello Everyone, Today we have a fresh new challenge at ATCAS and Ceal one of our talented DT member is hosting the current challenge and she came up with the word STITCHED.
I have done some real stitching on my card here with white thread. The flowers are diecut from simon says stamp mini flowers and leaves.  Have white embossed the sentiment to match the white thread. 

Happy crafting!!

you make me smile!

Followed the current sketch from Little tangles blog for this card.  If you follow my work on instagram you must have already seen this card there. I used Neat and tangles parquet stencil and gansai tambi watercolors for the background. With the help of brush I painted all the gaps on the stencil.  I loved the way the background turned out. I followed the stripes from the sketch. The bold sentiment is from Simon says stamp you matters stamp set. 

Happy crafting!!