Monday, August 12, 2019

July/19 - Top Fold Romantic Bouquet - ECD Summer Joy, Floursih BFly - Mornings Are


http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_TopFoldRomanticBouquet_ECDSummerJoy,FlourishBFly_MorningsAre.html
Another Elizabeth Craft Designs group blog post this one with the theme of summer.

I'm using several dies "4 Seasons" 4pce set, "Joy" 4pce set and "Butterfly Flourish"  3pce set  from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE, HERE and HERE    

I'm using a clear stamp quote from Quietfire Design ("A Bit Of Fragrance Collection") also available on Elizabeth Craft Designs HERE 


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_TopFoldRomanticBouquet_ECDSummerJoy,FlourishBFly_MorningsAre.html

Sunday, August 11, 2019

Aug/19 - Enchanted Letters M, N & O


And another 3 letters bite the dust. Only 4 more to go and then I have to figure out how to bind them... And love all these mini nail art rhinestones - Thanks Heather Victoria Held for introducing them to us in our recent class.

http://www.yogiemp.com/Calligraphy/HeatherVictoriaHeld/MoreEnchantedLettersP5.html
 Love using the instacoll for a raised gilding look. And love tooling my flat gilding.
http://www.yogiemp.com/Calligraphy/HeatherVictoriaHeld/MoreEnchantedLettersP5.html
Thanks Gemma Black for the great Retro Deco class and loving using those roses you showed us how to create. Something so simple...

Click on any letter image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

http://www.yogiemp.com/Calligraphy/HeatherVictoriaHeld/MoreEnchantedLettersP5.html

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Aug/19 - Vase Of Flowers - ECD Flowers - The Earth Laughs


quietfireCreations.Blogspot.ca


quietfireCreations.Blogspot.ca
My turn on the Quietfire Creations blog today and I've been meaning to do something with this little flower from Suzanne and finally got around to it... BIG GRIN

I'm using a couple dies "Flowers" 3pce set, "Butterfly Flourish" 3pce set and "Flourished Night Sky (Flower)" 4pce set from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE, HERE and HERE   

And I'm using a rubber stamp sentiment, quote and design element stamps from Quietfire Design ("Just For You"  4pce set); ("The Earth Laughs..." 2pce set); ("Crackle Background")

I'm using a clear stamp sentiment from Quietfire Design ("Love & Hearts Collection") also available on Elizabeth Craft Designs HERE 


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc or click HERE to go to my web site. Enjoy

quietfireCreations.Blogspot.ca

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Aug/19 - Enchanted Letters I, J & K

http://www.yogiemp.com/Calligraphy/HeatherVictoriaHeld/MoreEnchantedLettersP5.html

http://www.yogiemp.com/Calligraphy/HeatherVictoriaHeld/MoreEnchantedLettersP5.html

 Three more letter bite the dust... only 7 more to go.

http://www.yogiemp.com/Calligraphy/HeatherVictoriaHeld/MoreEnchantedLettersP5.htmlI love the "I" and that song keeps looping through my mind... The "J" and "K" are a bit of my crazy humor... The "K" is also a take after I saw a recent upload by Heather Victoria Held to Instagram. So I tried to mimic hers. 

Click on any image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy
http://www.yogiemp.com/Calligraphy/HeatherVictoriaHeld/MoreEnchantedLettersP5.html


Sunday, August 4, 2019

Aug/19 - Dragonfly Edger - ECD Believe - Let Your Heart


http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/Aug19_DragonflyEdger_ECDBelieve_LetYourHeart.html

http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/Aug19_DragonflyEdger_ECDBelieve_LetYourHeart.htmlI got several edger dies from Creative Expressions that are really pretty... So of course I had to give them some play time. BIG GRIN
I'm using a couple dies "Believe" and "Calligraphic Elements 2" from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE  and HERE  

And I'm using a rubber word and design element stamp set from Quietfire Design ("Butterflies/Dragonflies"  7pce set)

I'm using a clear stamp quote from Quietfire Design ("Love & Hearts Collection") also available on Elizabeth Craft Designs HERE 


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

 http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/Aug19_DragonflyEdger_ECDBelieve_LetYourHeart.html

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

July/19 - Double Shadow Box Frame Coffee Tea - ECD Hello & Friends - Love Lives Here



http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_DoubleShadowBoxFrameCoffeeTea_ECDHello&Friends_LoveLivesHere.htmlLove these Spellbinder adjustable Shadow Box Frame dies by Becca Feekan. I have finally gotten the 4" x 6" inside dimension I wanted...

I'm using a die "Hello", "Calligraphic Elements 2" 3pce set and "Friends" from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE, HERE and HERE    

I'm using rubber quote/sentiment stamp sets from Quietfire Design.

("Love Lives Here" ); ("Life Doesn't Have to Be Perfect..."); ("But First Coffee" 8pce set); ("Tea & Thee" 7pce set) 


Click on any frame card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_DoubleShadowBoxFrameCoffeeTea_ECDHello&Friends_LoveLivesHere.html

Monday, July 29, 2019

July19 - Box Inside Card - ECD Merry Christmas - It's All Fun & Games

Created this card for the Elizabeth Craft Design group blog post of Christmas in July - So I guess I have another Xmas card under my belt...

I'm using a whole bunch of dies "Flourished Frame" 2pce set; "Christmas Ornament" 4pce set; "Calligraphic Elements 3"; "Merry Christmas Small"; "Flourished Christmas Minis" 3pce set; "Flourished Night Sky" 4pce set; "Beaded Circle Frame" 5pce set from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design "Flourished Frame"; "Christmas Ornament"; "Calligraphic Elements 3"; "Merry Christmas Small"; "Flourished Christmas Minis"; "Flourished Night Sky";     

I'm using a clear stamp set from Quietfire Design. ("Christmas Collection" 11 pce set) also available on Elizabeth Craft Designs HERE 


Sunday, July 28, 2019

July/19 - Shadow Box Frame Sealife - ECD Smiles - The Secret Of Genius

http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_ShadowBoxFrameSealife_ECDSmiles_The%20SecretOf%20Genius.html
Love these Spellbinder adjustable Shadow Box Frame dies by Becca Feekan. I made a slight miscalculation on the last frame... thought I had fixed it... but turned out the same size... Then I realized I was correcting the wrong edge... sheesh - C'est La Vie...

I'm using a die "Smiles" 2pce set from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design "HERE"    

I'm using rubber quote stamp from Quietfire Design. ("The Secret Of Genius");  


Click on any frame card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_ShadowBoxFrameSealife_ECDSmiles_The%20SecretOf%20Genius.html

Saturday, July 27, 2019

July/19 - Enchanted Letter F - Fall Foliage

http://www.yogiemp.com/Calligraphy/HeatherVictoriaHeld/HeatherVictoriaHeld_EnchantedLetters.htmlAfter taking Heather Victoria Held's Enchanted Letter class in June, I challenged myself and the rest of the class to create the whole alphabet before our September Guild meeting... PS and it didn't evn have to be finished letters, could be sketches for future letters... And another letter bites the dust... only 10 more to go. BIG GRIN.
 
Click on letter image to see all things created during and after Heather's class. Enjoy

Friday, July 26, 2019

July/19 - Shadow Box Frame Butterflies - ECD My Garden. Butterfly Flourish - May The Wings


Love these Spellbinder adjustable Shadow Box Frame dies by Becca Feekan. I made a slight miscalculation... I had wanted a 4 x 6 inside dimension - C'est La Vie...

I'm using a die "My Garden" 3pce set and "Butterfly Flourish" 3pce set from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design "HERE" and "HERE"     

I'm using rubber quote stamp from Quietfire Design. ("May The Wings..." 5pce set); ("Butterfly/Dragonfly" 7pce set) 


Click on any frame card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_ShadowBoxFrameButterflies_ECDMyGarden_MayTheWings.html

Thursday, July 25, 2019

July/19 - Shadow Box Frame Poinsettia - ECD Merry Christmas - In The Midst Of Winter

http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_ShadowBoxFramePoinsettia_ECDMerryChristmas_InTheMidstOf.html
Love these Spellbinder adjustable Shadow Box Frame dies by Becca Feekan.

I'm using a die "Merry Christmas small" from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design "HERE"    

I'm using rubber quote stamp from Quietfire Design. ("In The Midst Of Winter...") 


Click on any card frame image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_ShadowBoxFramePoinsettia_ECDMerryChristmas_InTheMidstOf.html

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

July/19 - Digi Easel Lighthouse Beach Scene - In Summer The Song - Thinking Of You

quietfireDigital.blogspot.ca
My turn on the Quietfire Digital Blog and Suzanne came out with these summery frame scenes... So of course I didn't make a frame but rather a summery easel card.

I'm using a couple rubber quote/sentiment stamps from Quietfire Design ("In Summer the Song..."); ("Thinking Of You small")

And I'm using 3 Silhouette files from Suzanne. Click on images to purchase
https://www.silhouettedesignstore.com/designs/297258?search=lighthouse&sortby=relevance&submitted_search=true
  https://www.silhouettedesignstore.com/designs/297261?search=lighthouse&sortby=relevance&submitted_search=true  https://www.silhouettedesignstore.com/designs/297264?search=lighthouse&sortby=relevance&submitted_search=true 


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

 quietfireDigital.blogspot.ca

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

July/19 - Top Fold Xmas Ornaments - ECD Noel - Take Time


 http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_TopFoldXmasOrnaments_ECDNoel_TakeTime.htmlI was made aware of a sketch challenge on CSM and decided to make a card for it BIG GRIN. I am so not in to sketched, I find them restricting... but for some reason this one spoke to me as soon as I saw it...

I'm using several dies "Christmas Ornament" 4pce set, "Noel" and "Brrrr and Snowflake" 2pce set from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE, HERE and HERE    

 http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_TopFoldXmasOrnaments_ECDNoel_TakeTime.html
I'm using rubber  stamp quote from Quietfire Design. ("Take Time To Delight...") 

Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

And it fits for this challenge:
CSM July Sketch challenge


http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_TopFoldXmasOrnaments_ECDNoel_TakeTime.html



Sunday, July 14, 2019

July/19 - Easel Poinsettia - ECD Peace, Flourished Ornament - Have Yourself A Merry

http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_EaselPoinsettia_ECDPeace,FlourishedOrnament_HaveYourselfAMerry.html

Love this new Poinsettia background stamp from Woodware and so had to use it right away...

I'm using a die "Christmas Ornament - Peace" 4pce set from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design "HERE"    

I'm using rubber quote stamp from Quietfire Design. ("Have Yourself A Merry..." 3pce set) 


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy

http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_EaselPoinsettia_ECDPeace,FlourishedOrnament_HaveYourselfAMerry.html

Friday, July 12, 2019

July/19 - Enchanted Letter C - ECD Best Wishes - Christmas Waves A Magic


http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_EnchantedLetterC_ECDBestWishes_ChristmasWavesAMagic.html

And another letter in the Enchanted Series bites the dust - now only 11 more to go... PS to see more Enchanted Letters click HERE 

I'm using a die "Best Wishes" 2pce set from Elizabeth Craft Designs and also available on Quietfire Design HERE

I'm using part of a rubber  stamp quote and design element stamps from Quietfire Design.

http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_EnchantedLetterC_ECDBestWishes_ChristmasWavesAMagic.html("Christmas Waves A Magic..."); ("Poinsettia Banner..." 4pce set")

The letter "C" and the rest of the word for "Christmas" was calligraphed by me and the rest of the quote is a stamp designed by Suzanne Cannon on Quietfire Design. 

This is the first time I'm using a product called "Instacoll" to give a raised gilded effect. I used a double coat, but will have to apply some of my Jerry Tresser adhesive as well since there were some bare spots I wasn't happy with. SIGH!!

Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc. Enjoy


http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/July19_EnchantedLetterC_ECDBestWishes_ChristmasWavesAMagic.html

Thursday, July 11, 2019

July/19 - Top Fold - ECD Hearts, Rosebud Wreath, Miss You - The Human Heart

 QuietfireDesign.blogspot.caI'm on the Quietfire Creations Blog today with a simpler card than I usually create... Love the result.

I'm using several dies "Rosebud Wreath" 8pce set,"Calligraphic Elements 2" and "Miss You" from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE, HERE and HERE    

I'm using rubber  stamp quote from Quietfire Design. ("The Human Heart...")

And I'm using a couple hearts from a clear stamp set "Love  & Hearts Collection" 10pce set by Quietfire Design also available on Elizabeth Craft Designs HERE 


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions etc pr click HERE to go to my website. Enjoy

 QuietfireDesign.blogspot.ca

Sunday, July 7, 2019

June/19 - Enchanted Letter H - Happy Holidays - Have Yourself


http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/June19_EnchantedLetterH_HappyHolidays_HaveYourself.html


And another letter in the Enchanted Series bites the dust - now only 12 more to go... PS to see more Enchanted Letters click HERE 
http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/June19_EnchantedLetterH_HappyHolidays_HaveYourself.html
http://www.yogiemp.com/HP_cards/MiscChallenges/MiscChallenges2019/June19_EnchantedLetterH_HappyHolidays_HaveYourself.html
I'm using rubber  stamp quote and design element stamps from Quietfire Design.

("Have Yourself..." 3pce set")


Click on any card image to see all the details and descriptions. Enjoy

Sunday, June 30, 2019

June/19 - ATCAD2019 - Scribbles ATC's



And the last day of the ATC challenge for June - day 30 (#ATCAD2019). Love the oxides/Tim Holtz background for these atc's. Click HERE to see all the ATC I made for June...

I'm using a die set "Rosebud Wreath" and "Butterfly Flourish" 3pce set from Elizabeth Craft Designs also available on Quietfire Design HERE and HERE

And I'm using some rubber quote stamps from Quietfire Design "The Earth Laughs In Flowers... 2pce set"; "There Are Always Flowers... 2pce set"; "God Gave Us Memory..."


ID: Bkgr'd Oxides - Scribbles
Sponge Picked Raspberry and Wilted Violet. Misted the Tim Holtz "Scribbles" stencil with water and pressed down on cardstock. Pressed with a paper towel, then dried.


 
ID: June/19 - ATC Scribbles - The Earth Laughs

Stamped the quote using Versafine Clair "Glamorous Pink" and clear embossed. Stamped the flower (The Ton "Magnolia") using Versafine Clair "Morning Mist" and clear embossed.

 

ID: June/19 - ATC Scribbles - There Are Always

Stamped the quote onto a tracing vellum using the Twilight and clear embossing. Adhered to ATC with Glossy Accents. Added the die cut butterfly from an alcohol background. Added black rhinestones to the body.

 
ID: June/19 - ATC Scribbles - God Gave Us

Stamped the quote using Versafine Clair "Golden Meadow" and embossed with Queen's Gold. Die cut the roses from white cardstock, inked the outline with the Glamorous pink and clear embossed. Adhered both parts together and then onto ATC. Added the stem with a green colored pencil.