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Monday, February 28, 2011

Let's get all cute @ Whoopsi Daisy

Aloha everyone! Hope you all have a wonderful day!
It's monday again... a new challenge at the Whoopsi Daisy this one is called *Let's get all cute*. Another great challenge so link all your cute projects in our challenge blog. Check out the DT's creations for more inspirations. Thanks! This week Linnie have a special sale so go check it out in her store.

Here is my first card, I used 2 images one is from the sheet #174 and the sheet #197 you can find in Linnie's store. I think these duckie and chick are cute together :) After I colored the images I added the dew drops, bling and my handmade flower. Even it's simple I love how it turned out.


I entered my card to the following challenges:
Southern Girls brads, gems, dew drops
The Crazy Challenge Here comes spring
Allsorts Make ur own flowers (orange paper flower)

Ok here is my 2nd card, I used the same image the cute chick. I hand drew this basket and hand cut it. I'm so lazy to use my cricut expression. In this card I wrapped the fussy yarn to the handle then added my handmade flower (yellow tissue with pink pearl).

I entered my card to the following challenges:
Cupcake Crafts Anything but square
Paper Playtime Anything Goes

Another BIA project here. I made this mini note pad for my lil girl because she really wants to have one when she saw the one I made for my friend. I just gave it yesterday and she love it very much :) Then she asked me to make more for her friends... oh I'm going to be very busy!
I entered my project to the following challenges:
DYSU Anything Goes
Paper Romance Anything Goes
Thank you so much for your wonderful comments. I truly appreciated. Have a wonderful day!

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Altered plastic container & BIA notebook

Happy Wednesday everyone!
It's been a long time since I altered plastic container. I bought this mini organizer at Walmart for $1.25 for my beads, but I have more beads now I needed a bigger organizer. So I altered this organizer into spring theme so I can fill with stuffs for a teacher and give it on spring. I used one of the sketch at priscillastyles go check it out they have 2 great sketches. I used this simple one.
Before I alter this mini organizer.
And after I altered this mini organizer. Ready to fill with some goodies :)
And here is a close up so you can see all the sparkles and bling.
I entered my project to the following challenges:
priscillastyles Sketch
YNS paper piecing (bird and the branch)
Alphabet Challenge P-Paper piecing (bird & branch)
Reasonable RibbonSpring
Oldie But Goldie Spring is in the air
Lexi's Creations Flowers
Lil Red Wagon animals
Creative Cottage Fabulous florals
Wags N Whiskers Punches

Ok here is another project using my BIA. I got the pages from the old notebook and made it into smaller notebook. I embellished the cover with ribbons, beads, swirl chipboard and my handmade ribbon flower.
And here is a close up to see all the sparkles.
I entered my notebook to the following challenges:
IDIC Anything Goes
Thank you for stopping by and your comments are greatly appreciated. Have a great day!

Monday, February 21, 2011

Whoopsie Daisy challenge- For Someone Special

Hello everyone!
We have another easy challenge at Whoopsi Diasy this week. It's for someone special in your family and your friends. You can make anything for your someone special, so please link your creations at the challenge blog. Please check outLinnie's store for her special offer and a lovely freebie it's perfect for the spring.
I made a note pad for my special friend. My second project from my BIA, I really love this mini machine. In my image I added orange stickles to the flower and the bow on her hair. I added this big button with "friends forever" it's perfect sentiment. I used my old prima flowers added button, toho seeds bead and the green shell teardrop bead. And final touch I added some ribbons on the wire, this is a great used of my ribbon scraps.

I entered my project to the following challenges:
Cheerful Stamp Pad Anything but a card
Scrap Creations Spring fever
Creative cottage -florals
Forgotten scraps spring or flowers
Totally papercrafts do it with digi
Sugar Creek Hollow buttons & bows
The paper shelter buttons & bows

Ok I have an Easter shape card to share with you today. I used my Cricut Expression to cut this easter basket from the doodlecharms cartridge. Then I covered with my woven paper pattern and cardstock. I hand drew the eggs then added stickles, ribbons, flowers and paint them.
Delightful sketches -animals (bunny rabbit-digi image)
Delicious Doodles Glitz/glam/shimmer/bling
Guylou's Inimitability Anything Goes
IDIC Anything Goes
Digi doodles shop's best Anything Goes
paper crafting journey Anything Goes
TTT Anything Goes
OSAAT Anything but square
Last project I want to share is a cellphone charm.
Thank you for stopping by and your wonderful comments are greatly appreciated. Have a wonderful week!

*Note: I have to replace my cards for this Out for Publication badge because they'll publish my cards at SNR March issue* Thank you so much SNR!

Monday, February 14, 2011

Happy Valentine's Day!

Hope everyone had a great day with their love ones. I got my dozen of roses delivered this afternoon. My dear hubby surprised me, he usually bring it. Been very busy since last night doing all the goodies for my baby girl's classmates and teachers.
Anyway I have a Valetine card to share today. I used this beautiful stamp from WOJ. I used stickles for the wings. I used my red crocheted flower, added beads and fussy yarn.

Challenges for my card:
Let's ink up Romance/Valentines
Magical Monday Love
Oldie But Goodie Add a heart (heart charm and heart in the image)
Sunday with Crissy It's all about love

Finally I used my Cricut Expression, it's been almost a year in the closet. I used the Tags, Bags, Boxes & More cartridge. After I cut from the machine I assembled these big and small boxes.

I covered with Basic Grey pattern paper on the other side of the big box. I altered 2 paper clips and 1 shaped note pad using the same pattern paper. Here are all the goodies for the box.

This is the simple finished goody box for my baby girl's teacher. I added the mini clothe pin with lady bug on and clipped it with the sentiment.

And here is the smaller box, all candies inside. I added pink heart and 3 small flowers on the buttom.
I entered my projects for the following challenges:
Cupcake Craft I Love You
Fussy & Fancy Sweet treat
Gingerloft Red
The Crafty Pad hearts
Crafty Ann Love is all around
Thank you so much for stopping by and your comments are truly appreciated! Have a Happy Valentine's day!

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Free & Easy @ Whoopsi Daisy

Aloha everyone!
Another new challenge at Whoopsi Daisy it's Free & Easy. Please come and join us with this fun and easy challenge. For your inspirations please check out the DT's amazing creations. Thanks! I used this cute bear it's the sheet #174 and you can purchase it here. Linnie have a beautiful freebie for you all and she added more cute images. So don't forget to go check it out.
I really love this cute bear with flowers. I used pink cardstock to paper pieced the cute bear and added stickles to the flowers . I crocheted the pink ribbon and attached to the pattern paper. I embossed the white cardstock with the Swiss Dots cuttelbug embossing folder. And I would like to share this card at Betty Bee's Buzz for the creative ways to use ribbon.

I entered my card to the following challenges:
DYSU ribbons
Lexi's Creations bears
The rubber cafe paper piecing
Our creative corner cut it out
CES Cute & Cuddly
Oh lala creationsfor someone special
CCEE Stampers embossing
Little Claires Designs Anything Goes



I entered my card to the following challenges:
Phindy's Place Spring is on the way!
Paper SundaesPick your sundae toppings(flowers, lace & color pink)
City Crafter All that glitters
IDIC bling it on
Simply Create bright in here
Stamping with dragon anything goes
Thank you for stopping by your wonderful comments are greatly appreciated. Have a wonderful week.

*Note: I have to replace my cards for this Out for Publication badge because they'll publish my cards at SNR March issue* Thank you so much SNR!

Monday, February 7, 2011

Hearts @ Whoopsi Daisy & Awesome news...

Aloha everyone!
WOW! Our challenge this week at Whoopsi Daisy is *Heart* that sounds fun and easy! I think this would help us to finish all our Valentine cards, goody bags, decorations and other projects for Valentines. All projects with hearts in your images, papers, heart shape projects or anything with hearts are welcome. Ok come on give us your hearts... Please link your creations at Whoopsi Daisy. Don't forget to check out all the DT's amazing creations for your inspirations. If you like the images I used in my projects you can purchase at Whoopsi Daisy Store this is sheet #158. Linnie added new images and she have another lovely free image for you all.
I entered my card to the following challenges!
CES Red & Romance
Allsorts LOVE
Crazy 4 challenge Valentine
Card Makin' Mamas Valentine
Cardmadfairy's Digi Day Romance
Stampin for the weekend St. Valentine's Day
Easy Craft Project Love
Art Impressions Stamps Valentine Day
Paper Playtime Cupid or Hearts
DYSU Red Hot
Stamp Something Use digi
Prairie Fairy Fridays For a sweetheart
The Pink Elephant Be My Valentine

I altered this old wood heart wall decor. I made the lace flower, I used the lace from old dress of my lil girl. And one more recycled is the pink tissue paper that I pleated and put my image on it.
Close up of my handmade lace flower and the background paper (Basic Grey-Bittersweet).
I entered my heart call decor to the following challenges!
Simply Create Give your heart away
Telen's Place Hearts
Basic Grey all hearts (paper background Basic Grey-Bittersweet)
Mark's Finest Papers selfmade flowers
Delightful Sketches Come Fly with me
OSAAT Use Digi
Pear Tree Designs Free for all
Sew Many Challenges Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion Anything Goes

I have a BIG great news... I'm so happy and so thrilled that I've been published at SNR again. Four of my digi layouts and one of my card with digi image from Whoopsi Daisy. Once again I want to thank Linnie the owner of Whoopsi Daisy digi images. And I want to thank you SNR for publishing my projects. You are the best!
Thank you so much for stopping by and your lovely comments are truly appreciated.
Have a wonderful day!
Hugs, Rleen

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

BIA project and more...

Aloha everyone! Hope you all doing great. I know everyone are very busy for the Valentine's Day just like me!

My oldest daughter got me the Bind It All for Christmas present. But I just used it last month and I love it. Ok so here is my very first project, a mini album for my lil girl. She loves crafting too so she can finish the inside, she can design whatever she wants. I hope she will love it. Now I need to make more albums for my family. I used the old box from mail package for the cover and paint it added stickles around it. All the ribbons I used are scraps, and added more embellishments.

I entered my project to the following challenges:
All Sorts Saving Nature-(cover-old box mail package & flower-old pink tissue)
Wild Orchid Love is...
My Time to craft Flourishes
Belli Jewelry- pearl and acrylic beads
The Sisterhood of craftersAnything Goes
My Grafico Crafts Anything Goes

It's been a long time since I used my clear stamps and rubber stamps. I really love all the clear stamps from Elizabeth Bell, they're amazing. In my card, I paper pieced the pink blouse and red pants of my image and added stickles. I finally used this red satin flower that I bought long time ago. And again I added some beads and rhinestones.

Entered challenges:
Bunny Zoe's Crafts Love is in the air
Lexi's Creations Love/Valentine
Cheerful Stamp Pad Be my Valentine
Mark's Finest Papers Valentine card
Paper Sundaes Valentine's
Craft Your Passion Bling On Your Love
Flourishes Valentine
Oldie but Goodie Magical beings (Fairy)
City Crafter All you need is love
Papertake Weekly Anything Goes + Flowers
All that scrap Anything Goes

My last project is altered hairband. This was plain red, I wrapped around with ribbon and added my handmade flower. Hope my lil girl would love this one.

I entered this project to:
Really Reasonable Ribbon Pink Red & White
Have a great day! Thank you for all our wonderful comments. I truly appreciated!