Thursday, October 17, 2019

CCEE1942, National Fossil Day

Yesterday was National Fossil Day!  A fossil is a preserved impression of a once-living thing from a past geological age including plants, animals, shells, and more.  Create a card including anything that has been found as a fossil,....dinosaurs, leaves, amber, footprints etc.!

I made this card for my neighbor who is just a little older than, I hope he is not offended but I think he has a good sense of humor and will be ok!

Have a wonderful, creative day!

Thursday, October 10, 2019

CCEE1941, World Rainforest Week

Kelly says It's World Rainforest Week (October 10-16),  Create a card showing the rainforest or any animal you'd find in the rainforest (and/or trees, rivers, rainforest animals, etc.)

I chose a Toucan.....good for encouragement card.

Come join us and post your card on our blog here.  Have a fun, productive day!

Thursday, October 3, 2019

CCEE1940, National Techies Day

Well, Kelly takes over in October and for her first challenge, she says that today is National Techies Day,  She is so grateful to have the technology that we do!  Create a card with something 'Techy' on it (computers, cell phones, etc.) or simply create a thank you card (if need be!)

I must say, this was one of the hardest challenges I have done....guess my "techie" head wasn't with it!  But once I found this image, I knew I could do it (although it was yesterday that I finally "got with it"!  LOL!)

I hope you appreciate my sarcasm today, but sometimes, I just wonder why we can't communicate with each other.....end of my tale.  Join in and show us your "techie" card!

Have a great day!

Thursday, September 26, 2019

CCEE1939, World Dream Day

For her last challenge this month, Frances tells us that September 25th is World Dream Day.  For our challenge this week, create a card with someone/something sleeping/ dreaming.

I saw this digital on Pinterest and it immediately drew me to it because when  was a kid, my dad would lay on the couch with a transistor radio listening to one game and have the TV on with another.....snoring!!!  That is until we changed the channel on the TV!  Then, without opening his eyes, he would yell "Turn that back to the game!"  Never did figure out how he could listen to two games at the same time while snoring!  How could I pass this guy up!!!!

Show us your Dream card.  Thanks for the (un)happy memory, Frances and thanks for some really fun challenges!

Thursday, September 19, 2019

CCEE1938, Talk Like a Pirate

Today Frances tells us is "Talk Like a Pirate Day".

So, grab those pirate stamps/dies to create your card this week.

No pirate stamps?  Think beach, ocean or treasure.  Use your Pirate imagination and show us your card by posting on our blog here.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

CCEE1937, Honey Month

Frances carries on as hostess this month.  Today she says "Apparently, September is Honey Month, so for our challenge this week use this as your inspiration...Honey, bees, bears, even stamp companies that have honey in their name.

This card took way too much time, but I like the end results and hope you do too!  Let's see what you come up with for this Honey of a challenge!

Please add your card to our blog here.

Thanks for looking,,,your comments always appreciated!

Thursday, September 5, 2019

CCEE1936, Skyscraper Day

Frances takes over as hostess this month.  For her first challenge, she tells us September 3rd was "Skyscraper Day".  So, let's make tall cards!

Gonna be working on Christmas cards for awhile, so I hope ya'll don't mind!  Thought I had a good start on them earlier until I checked and thought I best get busy!

This little set is from Recollections and I just fell in love with it.  Colored with Copics and some Snow-Tex added for a chilly day to keep those guys alive!

Come us your "Skyscraper Tall Cards".  Please add to our blog here.  Have a fun, creative day!