Somedays……

Welcome OCS fans;

It is another crazy Tuesday, and for my card today I have used the adorable Happy Kitty from the High Hopes Stamps latest release called “So Much Cuteness“.

I coloured the main image with Copic Markers.  Around the outside edge of the card, I added Be Creative Sookwang Tape 3mm and then added some Ice White Nuvo Pure Sheen Glitter.  I used the Cat and Dog Paws and the Nuvo Sherbert Shimmer Crystal Drops.

Supplies used:

You still have a few more days to enter this month’s “Anything Goes” challenge for a chance to win 2 unmounted High Hopes Stamps of your choice.

Until next time, happy crafting.

 Hugs;

FUREVER in my HEART………………

Welcome back OCS fans to another crazy Tuesday.

Have you had a chance to see the latest release from High Hopes Stamps called “So Much Cuteness”  It debut Saturday and they are definitely sooooo cute.

For today’s card I have used the adorable Kitty Love stamp.

I coloured the image with copic markers and die cut with the Spellbinders Square Hearts Die.  I added some Pink Flambé Nuvo Mousse around the border.  I also added some Strawberry Coulis Nuvo Jewel Drops to the hearts that were cut out from the die.

Supplies used:

Do play along with this month’s “Anything Goes” Challenge for a chance to win 2 unmounted High Hopes Stamps of your choice.

Until next time, have some creative fun.

Hugs,

 

High Hopes NEW “So Much Cuteness” Stamp Release

Happy Saturday OCS fans!

Today the Diva’s have gathered together to share a totally adorable NEW release from High Hopes Rubber Stamps called “So Much Cuteness”!

I have used the new Clucker and Clackers stamp for today’s card.

Supplies used:

Over the next few weeks the Divas will be showing you more of their wonderful creations.  Pop over to our sister High Hopes Blog and catch more of these cuties.

If you can’t wait to grab your new stamps right now, shope HERE at OCS or HERE at High Hopes as they are now shipping.

Do come come back Tuesday to see another card that I have created, using one of these cuties from “So Much Cuteness“.

Don’t forget to play along with this month’s “Anything Goes” challenge for a chance to win 2 unmounted High Hopes Stamps of your choice.

Until the next time, happy crafting.

Hugs;

Joy to the World

Welcome back OCS Fans to another crazy Tuesday.  For today’s card, I have made my first Christmas card of the year.  Christmas is only about five months away.  Today’s card is using two High Hopes Stamps; a background stamp called Winter Wonderland and Glowing Spirit Snowy.

The Star Design paper as well as the sentiment have been foiled using  a sheet of Holographic Reactive foil.  Polar White Flower Soft was added to the trees and the trim on Snowy’s hat.

Supplies used:

  • Stamp:  Winter Wonderland Background, Glowing Spirit Snowy (High Hopes Stamps)
  • Ink:  Tsukineko Memento Tuxedo Black
  • Paper:  XPress It Blending Cardstock
  • Copic Markers:  Winter Wonderland — Trees: G43 – Pistachio, G46 – Mistletoe;; Snow and Ice: BG0000 – Snow Green, B0000 Pale Celestine; Glowing Spirit Snowy:  C00 – Cool Gray No. 00, BG0000 – Snow Green, YG01 – Green Bice, YG03 – Yellow Green, YG05 – Salad; E31 – Brick Beige, E30 – Bisque, YR04 – Chrome Orange, B91 – Pale Grayish Blue, Y00 – Barium Yellow, R46 – Strong Red
  • Flower Soft: Polar White
  • Polar Bear Glitter (Art Institute)
  • 3D Lacquer for the Candle
  • YNS Gumdrops:  Holly Jolly Sparkle

Do enter this month’s “Anything Goes” challenge for a chance to win 2 unmounted High Hopes Stamps of your choice.  Check out Lora’s OCS online as well as the brick & mortar store for some great products with amazing prices.

Also, make sure you stop by on July 15th for the debut of High Hopes Stamps newest release.

Until next time, happy crafting.

Hugs;

July Challenge — “Anything Goes”

Welcome back OCS fans;

As well as being July 1st, it is also Canada Day and yes Canada is officially 150 years old.  We have a new challenge here at OCS for July which is “Anything Goes”. For my card today, I have used Wart’s That Frogs.

Supplies:

There is plenty of time to enter this month’s “Anything Goes” challenge for a chance to win 2 unmounted High Hopes Stamps of your choice. Do check out Lora’s One Crazy Stamper store (online and brick & mortar) for any supplies that you might need or want.

Until next time, happy crafting,

Hugs;

Any Direction You Choose…..

Hi OCS fans;

Welcome to another crazy Tuesday as well as a crazy week.  This is the last week of school for the children and their summer adventures await them.  For today’s card, I tried to achieve a bit of free spirit with children going in any direction they choose.


I used the High Hopes Stamps called Biking Buddies and Patty’s Posies and used the Dr. Suess quote “Any Direction You Choose“.  The main images were cut out and mounted with Action Wobbles.  The Sparkly Teal YNS Gumdrops down the middle of the design paper is meant to be a sort of path that they can follow.

Supplies used:

  • Stamps:  Biking Buddies, Patty’s Posies, Any Direction You Choose (High Hopes Stamps)
  • Ink:  Tsukineko Memento Tuxedo Black
  • Paper:  XPress It Blending Cardstock, DP – Soar & Flutter (Photoplay)
  • Copic Markers:
    • Biking Buddies:  Skin: E0000 – Floral White, E000 – Pale Fruit Pink, R20 – Blush; Hair: E50 – Egg Shell, E55 – Light Carmel, E57 – Light Walnut; Top: Y19 – Napoli Yellow, Y18 – Lightning Yellow, Pants: B23 – Phthalo Blue, B21 – Baby Blue; Shoes: E84 – Khaki; Mailbag and Letters: E81 – Ivory, E0000 – Floral White; Buddy: E33 – Sand, E31 – Brick Beige; Bike: T1 – Toner Gray No. 1, G14 – Apple Green
    • Patty’s Posies:  Skin: E0000 – Floral White, E000 – Pale Fruit Pink, R20 – Blush: Hair: E50 Egg Shell, E42 – Sand White, E41 – Pearl White; Pants: BG32 – Aqua Mist, BG23 – Coral Sea; R81 – Rose Pink; Shoes: E81 – Ivory; Bag: E40 – Brick White, E41 – Pearl White; Bike: T1 – Toner Gray No. 1, R83 – Rose Mist, R81 – Rose Pink; Flowers: R81 – Rose Pink: Y18 – Lightning Yellow, Y15 – Cadmium Yellow
  • Atyou Spica Glitter Pens:  14 – Blossom, 00 – Clear
  • YNS Gumdrops: Sparkly Teal
  • Action Wobbles

There are still a few days left to enter this month’s “Anything Goes” Challenge for a chance to win 2 unmounted High Hopes Stamps of your choice.  Don’t forget to check out Lora’s OCS store (online as well as the brick & mortar) for some amazing products with great prices.

Do pop in on July 1st for a brand new challenge and then on July 15th there will be a brand new High Hopes Stamps release.

Until next time, happy crafting.

Hugs;

To Love and To Cherish….

Hello and welcome back OCS fans, to another crazy Tuesday;

As school will be done in a couple of weeks, this means that summer has arrived.  Children will be having some fun from no school work and this also means that this is the season for weddings.

For my card today, I have used the Just Married stamp and an awesome sentiment which says it all  from High Hopes Stamps.  I added some Nuvo Snow Glow Sparkle Dust around the border of the Scalloped Labels 1 Die as well as on her veil and dress.

Supplies used:

Do stop by and enter this month’s “Anything Goes” challenge for a chance to win 2 unmounted High Hopes Stamps of  your choice.  Check out Lora’s OCS store (online as well as brick & mortar) for some great products with amazing prices.

Until next time, have some fun crafting.

Hugs;

Showers of love…..

Welcome back OCS fans;

Hope you all had a great weekend.  At least we had a reprieve from the rain and had some sunshine for a change.  For today’s card, I have used the adorable Elle and Elmer from High Hopes Stamps.

Supplies used:

There is still plenty of time to enter this month’s “Anything Goes” challenge for a chance to win 2 unmounted High Hopes Stamps of your choice.  If you need any supplies check out Lora’s OCS store.

Until next time, happy crafting.

Hugs;

I’m Retired……

Welcome back OCS fans;

It has been one of these days — good ole Murphy has had his fun  and I definitely wish I was retired.  More play time is a must, oh well a couple of more years and I will be there — no more extensions for anyone.

For my card today, I have used Snoozin’ Sam from High Hopes Stamps.

Supplies used:

  • Stamps:  Snoozin’ Sam, I’m Retired (High Hopes Stamps)
  • Ink:  Tsukineko Memento Tuxedo Black
  • Paper:  XPress It Blending Cardstock
  • Copic Markers:  Skin: E0000 – Floral White, E000 – Pale Fruit Pink; Hair: C00 – Cool Gray No. 00, C0 – Cool Gray No. 0; Glasses:  B91 – Pale Grayish Blue; Pants: B91 – Pale Grayish Blue, B93 – Light Crockery Blue, B95 – Light Grayish Cobalt; Shirt:  E40 – Brick White, E42 – Sand White; Slippers:  W00 – Warm Gray No. 00, W1 – Warm Gray No. 1; Cat:  E31 – Brick Beige, E33 – Sand, E35 – Chamois; Chair & Stool:  T0 – Toner Gray No. 0, YG13 – Chartreuse, YG17 – Grass Green; Other:  R27 – Cadmium Red, Y28 – Lionet Gold, B60 – Pale Blue Gray, BG10 – Cool Shadow, BG11 – Moon White, G00 – Jade Green, G000 – Pale Green, BG0000 – Snow Green
  • Flower Soft:  Shamrock Green
  • YNS Gumdrops:  Silver Tinsel

Do enter this month’s “Anything Goes” challenge for a chance to win 2 unmounted High Hopes Stamps of your choice.  For any supplies that you want or desire check out Lora’s One Crazy Stamper store (online as well as a brick & mortar) for some great prices.

Until next time, happy crafting;

Hugs;

June Challenge — “Anything Goes”

Welcome back OCS fans;

It is a brand new month which = a brand new challenge.  This month’s challenge is “Anything Goes” and the OCS Divas will be using an assortment of High Hopes Stamps.

For today’s card, I used Golfer Rudy and the Funny Golf Saying, both from High Hopes Stamps.

Supplies used:

  • Stamp:  Golfer Rudy, Funny Golf Saying (High Hopes Stamps)
  • Ink:  Tsukineko Memento Tuxedo Black
  • Paper:  XPress It Blending Cardstock, DP – Perfectly Plaid – Winter; Watercolor Wishes (Lawn Fawn)
  • Copic Markers:  Hair: E30 – Bisque, E31 – Brick Beige, E33 – Sand; Skin: E0000 – Floral White, E00 – Pale Fruit Pink, E00 – Skin White; Eyes: B60 – Pale Blue Gray; Pants: B91 – Pale Grayish Blue, B93 – Light Crockery Blue, B95 -Light Grayish Cobalt, Top: E42 – Sand White, E40 – Brick White; Hat & Shoes: E84 – Khaki, E81 – Ivory; Golf Club:  C0 – Cool Gray No. 0, C1 – Cool Gray No. 1; Grass:  YG17 – Grass Green
  • Spellbinders Die:  A2 Basic Matting A
  • YNS Gumdrops:  Hey Baby Sparkling
  • Liquid Aplique for golf ball

Do play along and enter this month’s “Anything Goes” challenge for a chance to win 2 unmounted High Hopes Stamps of your choice.  For any supplies that you might need or want check out Lora’s One Crazy Stamper online and brick & mortar stores.

Until next time, happy crafting.

Hugs;