Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Side Easel Card Tutorial

Hello Everyone! Today, I have a quick tutorial on the side easel card.  It's super fun and easy to make!


Challenges Entered

Fan-Tastic Tuesday - Anything Goes
Party Time Tuesday - Anything Goes



Thanks for stopping by today! Don't forget you can link up your crafty creations at the Stampin Royals Linky Party.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

You're My Tweet-heart with Cardz TV Stamps

Stampin Royals Linky Party -HERE

Hello Everyone! Before I get to my card, I want to announce that the Stampin Royals Linky Party will be moving.  I decided to create a separate blog to make it easier to get to the linky parties. We will be moving to Stampin Royals Linky Party on June 5th.

So I have been without the Internet and cable since Friday and it's driving me crazy.  I had to turn my phone into a mobile hotspot just to make this post.

Using an old sketch from Clean and Simple Stamping, here is the card I created.  I am entering this card into a few challenges listed below.


Supplies:

Cricut Expression 2
Straight from the Nest Cricut Cartridge
Cardz TV Stamps "For the Birds"
CTMH Epoxy Bubbles
CTMH Chocolate Ink

Challenges Entered:

Artistic Inspirations - Anything Goes/ Punches and/or Dies
Card Mania - CAS
Cards in Envy - Winged Things
Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes
Imagination Craft - Things with Wings
Make My Monday - Nature
Melonheadz Friends Challenge - All About Animals
613 Avenue Create - Anything Goes



Thanks for stopping by today! Don't forget you can link up your crafty creations at the Stampin Royals Linky Party.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

I'm New in Town with Jaded Blossom Stamps

Stampin Royals Linky Party - HERE

Hello crafty friends!  Today, I am sharing a card using the Animal Antics cricut cartridge and Jaded Blossom Cheesy Pick Ups stamp set.  Lately, I have been crafting more just because and it's so great to create for yourself.


Using the Animal Antics cartridge, I cut my images at about 5.18" with the Cricut Explore.


Challenges Entered:

Just Because Linky Party - Anything Goes
Crafty Girls Challenges - Anything Goes
Challenges 4 Everyone - Anything Goes 
613 Avenue Create - W - #71 Anything + Option : Make Your Own Challenge
Crafting When We Can - 2W, 2E, C5 - #69 Die Cut / Silhouette / Craft Robo Shapes 
Ditzie Digi Designs - 2W, E3 - Anything Goes (week 3) 
Dream Valley - 2W, 3E - #81 Anything Goes (week 2)



Thanks for stopping by today! Don't forget you can link up your crafty creations at the Stampin Royals Linky Party.

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Happy Mother's Day

 Happy Mother's Day! I know my post is late, but I have been so busy all weekend long.

I needed a quick but stylish Mother's Day card and the Cricut Explore did just that.  I love the make it now projects that are in the Design Space and when I came across this card; I knew it was the one I wanted to make for Mother's Day!



Supplies:
Cricut Explore - Drawn Floral Mother's Day Card
Copper Metallic Pen by Cricut
DCWV Lavender Paper Pack
Pink by Design - Our Mothers stamp set
Jaded Blossom - Mother Day Candies

 Challenges Entered:

Just Because Linky Party - Anything Goes
Crafty Girls Challenges - Anything Goes
Challenges 4 Everyone - Anything Goes 
613 Avenue Create - W - #71 Anything + Option : Make Your Own Challenge
Crafting When We Can - 2W, 2E, C5 - #69 Die Cut / Silhouette / Craft Robo Shapes 
Ditzie Digi Designs - 2W, E3 - Anything Goes (week 3) 
Dream Valley - 2W, 3E - #81 Anything Goes (week 2)


Thanks for stopping by today! Don't forget you can link up your crafty creations at the Stampin Royals Linky Party.

Monday, May 5, 2014

May Stampin Royal Linky Party

Welcome to the Stampin' Royals Linky Pary!

Sorry for the late posting but work got really busy and I was too tired to think last night. 

Each month, the theme will be Anything Goes with an optional theme.  Since the Linky Party is a month long party, please limit your entries to ONE per day and it must be a new project made within the month of March.  As long as the project was made between April 1st through May 3rd, it can be linked up and eligible for the prize.


This month the theme is...



Sponsor: 3 Twenty Crafts
Prize: $10 gift certificate



Here is what I created...

Supplies
Cricut Explore
Suburbia Cricut Cartridge
Jaded Blossom Stamps - Wine O'Clock
Design Team Call Extended

Have you ever wanted to be Royal? Ever thought about being a part of the Royal Court? Then the Stampin' Royals design team is where you want to be. We are putting our very first design team together.  We're looking for creative and enthusiastic crafters to join the design for a three month term starting in May.

Who We're Looking For
- A few crafters who love to create.  Our linky parties are once a month and theme is always Anything Goes.  However, each month we give the players a choice of Anything Goes or specific theme.
- must be able to meet deadlines
- Any level of crafting experience is welcome to apply
- we are currently working on gaining some sponsors, so there will be occasions where you will be working with a company's product such as digital stamps.

Requirements
- Must be willing to create one project a month for the Stampin Royals Linky Party and promote these projects and our linky party on your blog and other social media sites
- Must be willing to participate actively in our design team Facebook group (this is where all discussions will be held and any other information will be posted)
- Comment on assigned challenge entries
- Ability to meet deadlines
- Comfortable working with digi stamps and other products from sponsors that may be provided for us to use on our challenge creations

Benefits
- Exposure of your blog and projects on the Stampin Pearls blog
- Opportunity to participate in blog hops to increase traffic to your blog
- You will receive a fun design team badge to post on your blog
- From time to time our sponsors provide us with their products to work with, which you would receive to use on the project you create for the challenge they are sponsoring
- Opportunity to work with and gain inspiration from a great group of crafty ladies! :)

Think you have what it takes? Here’s how to apply:
Send an email to stampinwithcandice at gmail dot com with ‘Design Team Call' in the subject line and the following information in your application:

- Name and blog address
- A short bio
- Design team experience (preferred but not required)
- 3 photos of your creations that you feel best showcase your paper crafting style

**Please note: DT members (both guest and full-time) are not eligible to enter challenges or win prizes during blog hops, giveaways, etc.**

And that’s a wrap! The design team call runs through May 20th and chosen design team members will be notified by email no later than May 25th.

Questions, comments, and concerns can be sent to Candice at stampinwithcandice at gmail dot com.






Thanks for stopping by today! Don't forget you can link up your crafty creations at the Stampin Royals Linky Party.

Stampin Royals - Royal Court

Thank you to everyone who joined the Stampin Royals Linky Party!  We have had our highest number of entries!

Congratulations to Donna Ellis as our Queen of the Party!


Congratulations to her Royal Court!





Random Winner of the
CTMH April Stamp of the Month
Stamp Set

#14 Crafting with Creative MPlease contact me at stampinwithcandice at gmail dot com to claim
your prize.

Friday, May 2, 2014

Funday Friday Challenge - Anything Goes


 Happy Friday! I thought I would never say this, but I am ready for the weekend to be over.  My daughter has U.S. Finals this weekend; the last competition of the season.  I am so ready to have my life back.  On to the challenge...

 This week's Challenge:
"Anything Goes"

Our sponsor this week is:
Paper Nest Dolls
  Starts: Friday, April 25th 12:00AM
Ends: Friday, May 2nd   6:00PM
(eastern time)


Stop by Jo's Scrap Shack to see projects from the design team!



Thanks for stopping by today! Don't forget you can link up your crafty creations at the Stampin Royals Linky Party.