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Friday, December 30, 2011

Prince Frog Meets Warhol

Well this week Incy Wincy is being sponsored by Limited Runs and one lucky winner could win 3 digi's of their choice at the store, but if you don't win you can always pick up a Freebie every Friday!!!
I've used Prince Frog and Colored him 6 different ways and let me say I can't believe how many different colors I've used in this card alone ... 33 different Touch Markers wow I think that's almost a record for me

Incy Wincy - Anything Goes Touch Markers Color Combo (Old Red,Olive Green,Bronze Green,Yellow) You can find their badge in my sidebar tooMake it Crafty - Re-Coloring Challenge - (Which Inspired this card) Simon Says Stamp And Show - Something New (Die Cut & 1st time trying this)& Something Old - (Papers over a year old) 1/8

Recipe - Digi - Limited Runs Prince Frog, Papers- Cosmo Cricket & Cardstock
Tim Holtz -die cut
Touch Markers -21,23,24,48,gg5,84,7,36,bg3,29,44,10,7,146,94,179,67

Thanks for Looking
Hugs Nikki

Thursday, December 29, 2011

Christmas isn't ever over

I Swear it isn't so why not start on next years cards now lol
So here's one that is totally different for me to have done I didn't color in an image instead I tried something out of my comfort and created one with a Tim Holtz Mini Postcard image but I did use plenty of snowflake stamps . I actually collect postcards too and I'm sure I have or had this one ... so hope you like it
Christmas Challenge : Sketch
Crafts and Me - Christmas 1/18
Creative Belle - Christmas Word on Card
Crafty Hazels Christmas Challenge -Christmas Card
Papers - Tim Holtz, Making Memories,Handmade,Mulberry,CTMH
Spellbinder Die Cut (My 1st one too Yahh!!) Inkadinkadoo Snowflakes Stamp
Embossed with Stamping Up, Recollections Brad,
Thanks for looking
hugs Nikki

Monday, December 26, 2011

Ice Cube Sledding

Sponsor this week is Meljen and you can win 4 digi's of your choice all you have to do is create something to do with Winter it does not have to be an xmas card but something Wintery
Challenges -
Crimbo Crackers -SnowflakesDigital Tues - Winter Wonderland
Marianne's Christmas Theme  Crafts and Me - Anything Creative Belli - Word ChristmasAI Factory - Christmas Creative Inspirations Paint - Anything 2 Sisters Craft - Snowflakes Incy Wincy -Winter WonderlandCrafting for All Seasons - Christmas
Recipe :Digi-Meljen,Limited Runs,Stamp Studio G, K n Co cutout,Colored with Touch Markers,
Glitter Glue, Blue Chalk Ink, Buttons & Snowflakes from stash, stampin Up punches,Papers Paper Co & 29th Street Market
Thanks for looking
hugs Nikki

Monday, December 19, 2011

They say Elves Unwrapped it ....

When I was young my dad didn't wrap our presents instead he had them all laid out so that we could play with instead I think he sat up and played with them himself  so they where all set up pretty like in front of ....oh Yes our Paper Fireplace that he LOVED!!! we had that thing for YEARS and YEARS but he had to have it and we thought it was fun to hang our stockings on it. Perhaps if I ever see one again I might just pick it up lol !!!
Now at Incy Wincy this week we want you to make a Circle Shaped Card and this week we are sponsored by A day for Daisies  and you can win $16.00 to spend in the store someone is gonna have a fun time shopping for there early Present for themselves :)
Challenges - Incy Wincy Round Card Papertake Weekly - Fave Color
Party Time Red and Green ABC Christmas - Yippe it's Christmas Little Red Wagon - Christmas Mark's Finest - Christmas
Recipe : Premade Scallop Circle , Recollections Brads , Stamping Up Stamp & Punch (Cut smallerr)
Christmas Tissue paper on inner circle , Pewter Charm Ribbon from stash, Stamping up Clear Embossing Powder , Colored with Touch markers Highlights white gel Marker

Thanks for looking
hugs Nikki

Snowy Christmas

I'm hoping for a little bit of white for Christmas but the weather man tells me NOPE so we'll see
who gets what lol. I used Dilly Beans Freebie Snowmen set they are just to cute and then added in LOTS of Snow Paint and little handmade origami trees and then used the Snow to hold the snomen in place they pop up a little which I like oh and you've got one last day to enter and you have to see what you can win !!! Now I hope they love my card

Challenges -
Dilly Bean - Snowfamily challengeABC Christmas - Yipee it's almost Christmas The Pixie Cottage - Anything Xmas Scrap-Creations - 1st Snow Raise the Bar - Christmas Craft your Days Away - Snowmen Crafty Calender - Dec Frosty and ColdMarks Finest - Christmas Card

Recipe - Dilly Bean Digi, Limited Runs Sentiment, MS Punch, Papers - CTMH ,Handmade
Snow Paint LOTS of it and Glitter, Colored with Touch Markers

 Have a safe Holiday and fun with your family
hugs Nikki

Sunday, December 18, 2011

Just For You

It's Not Christmas but it's just a warm Wintery Card that's really Clean and Simple
I've colored the image using my touch markers

Touch Markers - Furry Friends Crafting when We can - Friendship
The Paper Players - Color Combo + C&S Have a Great day
Hugs Nikki

Happy Birthday

This is a Gate card and I've decorated the inside also but this is also a Birthday card for one of my nieces and the inside holds not 1 but 2 gift cards ... don't worry the Second Cup card isn't a present ... like teenagers really want a coffee card .... when they are older bring them on lol Although if you know any great sayings for this and a Birthday I'm sure I can add it in
Touch Markers - Furry Friends Corrosive - Anything But Xmas
Sparkles Forum - Anthing But Xmas 1/14
Crafty Pad - Anything But Xmas Basic Grey - Anything Goes + BG product
Recipe Digi-  Dustin Pike,
Stamps My Favorite Stamp,Stampendous,
Recollections Brads, MS Punch, Ribbon -Micheals,
Colored with Touch Markers,
Papers -Basic Grey & Making Memories & Scraps

Thanks for looking hugs

Saturday, December 10, 2011

Cozy Fireplace

Here is one of the newest digi`s from Limited Runs A warm cozy Christmas Fireplace
So I`ve made a little scene on my card and colored it all up with my Touch Markers
I don`t own all the markers but I do own alot so I tried to get as close to the challenge colors as my markers would let me.
Colors used in touch markers so you can see all the different
colors used in this
Touch Markers - Color Challenge w there Markers
Paper Sundaes - Used Red,Die Cuts and Stripes
Clearly Inspired - Christmas
Fabulous Friday -Glitter
Image Limited Runs Digi,Studio G ,Sizzix Die Cut, Glitter,Recollections Brads, Flocking -Red& White,
Glitter,Pearls,Stickers, Daisy D Paper

Thanks For looking
hugs Nikki

Monday, December 5, 2011

Under the Mistletoe

This week at Incy Wincy we are sponsored by Prairie Fairy and the lucky winner can win a $15.00 GC to the store how lucky are you We want to see NON Traditional Colors for Christmas So stay away From the Reds and Greens and Golds You can use them but just a little!!! Blues and Coppers and Browns for me I actually loved the way this turned out BTW I so forgot that today was Monday Yikes I'll figure out what day it is eventually lol

Challenges - Incy Wincy  Non Traditional Colors for Christmas
Crafty Cardmakers - Heat Embossing  Whoopsi Daisy - Snowflakes
Gingerloft - Winter/Christmas One Stop Craft - Let SnowSugar Creek Hollow - Non Traditional Colors
Recipe : Digi-Prairie Fairy, Stamp - Studio G ,  Basic Grey Papers, Embossing Bronze & Clear
Punches MS,Stamping Up, 3-d Snow Writer, Mini Star Brads Colored with Touch Markers
Thanks for looking
hugs Nikki

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Sweet Christmas

Something about making Darker Christmas cards that I love this year and Brown is the new favorite color for me and this Tim Holtz paper from my sweet sis (thanks) I also Love this little Cherrie Stamp but she needed freckles which I think really adds that little extra to her :)

Jingle Belles - Christmassy 12/31
Raise the Bar - Christmas 12/31
Artistic Stampers - Christmas Christmas Cards All Year Long - Anything Tickled Pink - Anything Goes Mark's Finest -Stamp Scrap Doodle - Holiday Card Fairy Tale - Christmas Paper Works Photo Inspiration 2 Sisters- Punches & Dies
Recipe - Stamp-Tickled Pink"Cherrie w Lights"; Studio G, Punches -EK Success, Stampin Up, Sizzix Die, Mini Tree Brad and Bling from stash Colored with Touch markers,zigzag & White Gel & Gold Gel for highlights

Thanks for looking
hugs Nikki

Friday, December 2, 2011

Mini Snowman Gift Card Holder

This is a another Secret Gift Card Holder to hang on the tree
 ... I needed a few this year so thought I'd make something that can
hang on the tree too. Now on the back I sealed it with an Old fashion Wax Seal .... Can't Open it with out breaking the seal that way they there is no peeking !! 

Challenges Entered
Cleary Inspired - Christmas Jingle Belles - Color Me Christmas Raise the Bar - Christmas Sweet n Sassy - Digi + Christmas Scrappin Chic Anything Christmas C.R.A.F.T - Christmas Present Simon Says - Anything The Paper Variety - Ornament Whimsy Inspiration- Anything but a card
Digi Limited Runs -New Mini Snowman
Paper Tim Holtz - Bling Brads, Ribbon -Micheal's
Sizzix Tree Die Cuts, Microbeads,3-D Snow Paint and Puffy Paint
Colored with Touch Markers
Thanks for Looking
hugs Nikki