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Saturday, December 31, 2011

The Crafter's Cafe Holiday Open House

Good morning!  Have you been enjoying all the fun at our Holiday Open House?  I know I have.  I'm sad that today is the last day.  Make sure you get your challenge entries in by midnight tomorrow.  Today A Day for Daisies is sponsoring The Crafter Below Me game.  Hop over to the forum for all the details.

Here are some things I made for inspiration...

For this card I used the Three New Friends image from A Day for Daisies.  I colored the image with BIC Markits and Copics and added some prisma glitter to the tail of the mermaid and fins of the sea horses.  The DP came in a package I got for Christmas.  The seam binding is from JLJ Designs.  The lace and gems are from my stash.  I used my new spellbinders for the scalloped circle.

I am entering this card in the following challenges...
Simon Says Stamp-Anything Goes
Frosted Designs-Something New
Card Crafter's Circle-Anything Goes
Glitter Geeks-Brand Spankin' New

For my corner bookmark I used the Best Friends image from A Day for Daisies.  I colored the image with BIC Markits and Copics.  The DP is DCWV.  The ribbon is from Really Reasonable Ribbon and the gems are from my stash.

I also have a couple cards to share with images from some of the other sponsors that I didn't have ready in time for the games and challenges.

For this one I used Funky Flower from Floppy Latte Designs.  I colored the image with BIC Markits.  The DP is DCWV.  The sentiment is from There She Goes Stamps.  The pearls are from my stash.

For this one I used the image A Little Birdie Told Me from Robyn's Fetish.  I colored the image with BIC Markits and added some Studio G clear glitter glue to the bird and flower centers.  The DP and brads are from my stash.  I also added little of the glitter glue to the centers of the brads.

Thanks for looking.  I hope you'll get your entries in for a chance to win the prizes.

~Rhonda

10 comments:

Jenny Evans said...

Fabulous cards and bookmark! Love that spellbinder scallop circle!

Thanks so much for playing along with us at Frosted Designs!! :)

JLJ Designs said...

Beautiful cards! I love the glitter on the mermaid.

Jen

Jennifer said...

I just love how you've spotlighted this image! Beautiful paper background! Thanks for joining us at Card Crafter's Circle! Hugs.

Pauline said...

Such a gorgeous image, and doesn't she shine in your glitter! Thanks for sharing with us at the Card Crafter's Circle!

Francy said...

Hi Rhonda, how many lovely cards you made.
I wish you and your family an Happy New Year.
Thank you for playin at my blog candy.
Francy

Paulagriff said...

What a beautiful mermaid image, i love how she sparkles! Thanks for joining us at Glitter Geeks this week and Happy New Year, Paula :))

Lori Apgar said...

Your cards and bookmarks are pretty!! Love the scalloped circle! Thanks for joining us this week at Frosted Designs!

Nicola Jayne Saul said...

Lovely card, love the mermaid image. So cute. Thanks for joining us at the Glitter Geeks this week, Nicky X

Roberta: Mother of 3 said...

Love your new image in card #1! I hope you'll join us again at Frosted Designs!

Lisa said...

All of the cards are so beautiful, Rhonda, but I LOVE the mermaid and her pretty glittery tail!!

Lisa :)
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