Friday, July 3, 2015

Live in the Moment

Good morning!  Happy Friday - I got the day off from work today for the 4th of July holiday, so I'm going to get my hair cut/foiled and then I'm going to get the coloring finished on my new tattoo.  I'll share pics when it's done.  :)  I whipped up this card this morning with one of the awesome Oddball Art images - don't forget to use code DTJENNB10 at the Oddball Etsy shop for 10% off your purchase.


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I colored Big Eye Girl with Heart Sunni #175 with Prismacolor pencils & mineral spirits. Papers are from Authentique.  The little clay skulls are from my buddy Glo and the sentiment charm is from Tim Holtz.  Peace.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Wicked Wednesday: Red, White, and Blue

Good morning!  Today we have a new challenge for you at:


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Our sponsor at WW is The Octopode Factory, and I used their adorable Alice in Wonderland image.  I colored her with Prismacolor pencils & mineral spirits and Prismacolor markers.  Papers are from doodlebug designs inc - I found a little wooden star in my stash and colored it red then covered it in red Stickles to finish it off.  Peace.

Monday, June 29, 2015

Oddball Art Summer Fun Reminder & Digi My World Say Cheese! New Release

Good morning!  Today I have 2 fun projects to share with you.  First up is my card for our reminder post at:




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 I used Adelina Sour Heart #149 (Oddball Art), colored with Prismacolor pencils & mineral spirits.  Papers are from doodlebug designs.  I finished it off with some gemstone stickers and star eyelets.  Don't forget to use code DTJENNB10 for 10% off your order at Oddball Art Stamp Co.!

Next up - we have a new release and this is my last project for:



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I used the Little Artist digi - she's colored with Prismacolor pencils & mineral spirits and some Prismacolor markers.  Papers are from doodlebug design inc.  I used my Silhouette to create the paint pallet die cut and a sentiment stamp from My Favorite Things.  Ribbon is from Stampin' Up!  The new images won't be available in the store until Friday - you can find them here then.  Peace.

Sunday, June 28, 2015

All Things Grow With Love

Good morning!  Today I have a card using the freebie from Anne's Digital Art for the Progressive/Freebie Challenge at Outlawz Challenges:


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Chocolate, Coffee, and Cards: Seeing Red
Lil Patch of Crafty Friends: Anything Goes
Great Impressions: Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp: Anything Goes

I colored my image with Poppy Red & Olive Prismacolor pencils & mineral spirits.  Sentiment & bumblebee are from SRM Stickers.  Peace.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Wicked Wednesday ATC Challenge: Add Pearls or Gems to Your ATC

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Ppinkydolls Facebook June Challenge: Pink
Creative Card Crew: Clean and Simple

I colored this adorable image from Ppinkydolls Stamps with Prismacolor pencils & mineral spirits.  I kept it simple by just layering it onto an ATC covered in rose patterned DP and adding some gemstone stickers.  Peace.

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Hearts Build a Home

Good morning!  Today’s card is special to me.  My family has moved a lot over the past 20 years or so, and I’ve learned not to get too attached to physical properties.  It’s not the house that makes the home – it’s the people and the love inside it.  I certainly understand the nostalgia that goes along with visiting a house you grew up in, especially because my parents still live in the same house that I lived in from the time I was 5 until I was 20.  However, the memories are tied to emotional moments and people more than any physical or tangible “thing” – does that make sense?  Anyway, I believe that you make “home” wherever you are by filling it with love and memories, friends and family:


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This sandcastle image was from Making Our Mark but I can't seem to find them online anymore.  I colored with Prismacolor pencils & mineral spirits and used some paper scraps from my stash, along with a ribbon & a heart-shaped gem sticker embellie.  Peace.

Monday, June 22, 2015

You're the Best!

Good morning!  It's Monday but I have the day off... it's the last day of my little mini-vacation, so I'm going to read my new Stephen King book and lay out in the sun at my mom's!  Wanted to get this posted before I go:


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This is the Father's Day card I made for my dad.  I love this little hippie from The Paper Shelter - I colored her with Prismacolor pencils & mineral spirits.  Papers are from Penny Black, peace sign embellishments are from my stash. The little yellow flower brad is from SU! and the sentiment is a sticker from SRM Stickers. Peace.