Saturday, March 30, 2013

Simple Salutations Challenge # 38

SpeedyTV Simple Salutations Challenge by Melissa is "anything goes" card with a sentiment on the front...
I like to mail out cards letting my friends or family know that I'm thinking of them for no reason at all or just saying hello..My card is on the color combo of aqua blue on a white base cardstock...
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Friday, March 29, 2013

Tutorial Time on Speedy TV # 42

This week tutorial came from Pat Garvin the challenge is to use your scraps...We all know we have plenty of them so this is a great challenge.
I used my scrap from my yellow pile, I cut five strips one inch by four then used one to go across my card...Simple embellishment is three small butterflies plus my white knotted ribbon.
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Monday, March 25, 2013

Friends of Speedy TV Challenge # 65

This week at Friends of Speedy TV is to make an Easter Card.  This my first time doing quilling...I made a simple cross.  I didn't have the tool to do the cross but I saw this on YouTube to used a hair comb.  So I went out and bought a hair comb...I like the way it turned out. I used the swirl cuttlebug folder, ribbon, a simple sentiment.
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Saturday, March 23, 2013

Speedy Fox and Friends Challenge #152

This challenge on Speedy Fox and Friends is to make an Easter or Bunny card.
I cut my bunnies from my cricut under borders..I made two of them and glued the ears together to make my card. I also used  Peachy Keen stamps faces.
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Inspiration Challenge # 3

Inspiration Challenge on Speedy TV choosen by Lois are three outdoor scene...I picked the first one with the lemon the picture it looked so delicate and a soft touch of yellow with I really like...My card this week I used paint chips..My base card is a darker green added  a off white cardstock. The paint chip is one that had light to dark color combo, the yellow butterflies are paint chip too with Martha Stewart punches...
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Sunday, March 17, 2013

Tutorial Time on Speedy TV Challenge # 40

This week Challenge on Tutorial Time is by TammyLee Newberry. The challenge is to make a "snack topper" for a goody bag. Easter is just around the corner and I have four grand-children who would love these goodies for Easter. I made mine in two sizes cause these are the bags that I had on hand.
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Saturday, March 16, 2013

Inspiration Challenge # 2

Week number 2 for the Inspiration Challenge Speedy TV is pick one of the nails style as your inspiration...I like the red and white strip but I didn't want to make it as a Christmas theme...I remembered that I had these red and white flower and it was perfect for it...I used cuttlebug border folder then stamped a happy birthday sentiment.
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Friends of Speedy TV Challenge # 63

This week on Friends of Speedy Tv is to make a St Patrick Card...
I used strips of green pattern paper and swiss dots cutterbug folder.
I punched a border from Martha Stewart punches added a green ribbon.
Stamped a simple sentiment.
Wishing everyone a Happy St Patrick Day on Sunday March 17th.
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Simple Salutations Challenge #36

This week on Speedy TV Simple Salutatons is make a St Patrick Day card for the holiday on Sunday March 17th. What I used is a small panel of a tissue box and behind it a small strip of paint chip. I cut out three shamrock from my cricut machine...I stamped a light green sentiment and shamrock, faux stitch around the white area.
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Saturday, March 9, 2013

Inspiration Challenge # 1

Inspriation Challenge is new on Speedy TV.  This week it's all about Travel Destinations. There is three inspriation to choose from.  I picked # 3
Central Park, NYC...I like the colors and the trees, I just bought this folder with a tree and then cut a fence from my cricut machine... I added a simple sentiment.
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Tutorial Time Challenge # 39

This week on Tutorial Time Challenge @ Speedy TV is by Jane...Make a "Perforated Bookmark Card". The instruction step by step is on the site...
What a wonderful gift of a card and a special bookmark...
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Saturday, March 2, 2013

Tutorial Time # 38

SpeedyTV Tutorial Time is Brush Ink Stripes by The Thrifty Stamper...
I had only three of orange inks instead of 5. I used the last ink to blend all the color in...It took a while to pounce all the colors but I do like the effect.
I also used Above the Rest Stamp Set from Mark's Finest Paper Stamps.
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