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I love to stamp and color images with Copic markers and make cards.  I am also a health and fitness nut and love to coach others into a healthier lifestyle. 

I love to chat with people about fitness, food and nutrition and love to share recipes and experiences with you!

Saturday, March 28, 2015


Its New Release day at Scrapper's Delights!

And the images are gorgeous!!!  Come take a look at Scrapper's Delights store and see all the beautiful and cute digis being released!  

I colored this cutie below and had tons of fun!  Kept the card simple to highlight the image.  I love coffee, so this one was just right for me!



Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Hair:
E99, E97, E95
Skin:
E02, E00, E000, R20, R24
Eyes:
E44, E43, E41
Shirt:
YG17, YG15, YG13, YG11, V09, V06, V04, V01
Pants:
B97, B95, B93
Shoes:
C5, C3, C1
Coffee Cup:
R22, R20

So come and join us for this fantastic new release!!  I am sure you will like it!

Also, check this out:
Pay Day Deal running from March 28, 2015- April 4, 2015!
Click on the image for the link to the store:



Scrapper's Delights is also having their first ever Facebook Challenge!! Woo-hoo!
And guess what?  There is a Freebie up for grabs so that you can participate on the challenge!

Here's a link to it.  Just click on the image or link below below for the details on how to get the freebie and the rules for the challenge:


Facebook Bunny Challenge: HERE

Challenges I am entering this card:

Digi Galore Challenges - It's All About Her

Suzie B Blooming Challenges - Anything Goes with a Twist: Add a Sentiment

Docerela Creations - Challenge #81 Anything Goes

Friday, March 27, 2015

Inspiration Day at Alicia Bel's blog!

Yes, indeed!  Come visit Alicia Bel's blog to see the inspiration projects created today!
I chose this super sweet image from Alicia Bel's store.  I hope you like her and that inspires you too to create and share a project with us!


Shy Girl

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Hair:
E19, YR18, YR14
Skin:
E02, E00, E000, R20, R22
Eyes:
YG06, YG00
Dress:
BG18, BG15, BG13, BG10, N2, N0, 0
Shoes:
E44, E43, E41
Head band:
RV14, RV13, RV10, BG18, BG15, BG13, BG10
Grass:
YG17, YG13, YG11

Sky:
Distress Inks: Tumbled Glass

Fence And Circle Die:
Spellbinders

Challenges I am entering this card:

SugarPea Designs - SPD14 Celebrate Springs

Creative Knockouts - Spring is in the Air

Southern Girls Challenge - Punching Above your Weight

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Its a New Challenge at Inky Impressions!

The theme is Bold and Bright! I had lots of fun coloring this cute boy in the brightest colors I could think of! I hope you like him too!


Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Hair:
C9, C7, C5, C3
Skin:
E15, E11, E00
Eyes:
E37, E35, E33
Shirt:
V09, V06, V04, V01, YG06, YG03, YR24, Y15
Shorts:
B97, B95, B93
Socks and Shoes:
E37, E33, E31, Y15, Y13, YG06, YG03
Backpack:
B04, B02, B00
Yo-Yo
YR07, YR04,YR02

Come and join our challenge and show us how bright and bold you can make your card or project!

Inky Impressions Challenge Blog
HERE

Other Challenges I am entering this card:

Kraftin Kimmie Wonderful Wednesday Challenge - Anything Goes

Crafty Gals Corner - Challenge #12 Anything Goes

Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes

Friday, March 20, 2015

Its a New Release day at Alicia Bel's!!!  

Yes, and the images are lovely!! I chose this image to show one of the new releases from Alicia Bel's store! Isn't she lovely? Perfect for Easter or any religious event you would like!  She is holding her little Bible and ready to go somewhere special!!


(Click image for Alicia's store)

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Hair:
E19, E99, E97, E93
Skin:
E02, E00, E000, R20, R22
Eyes:
W5, W3, W1
Dress:
B04, B02, B00, B000, C5
Flower:
BV04, BV02, BV00
Bible:
R22, R20

Some links to Alicia's store and challenge blog:

Store
www.aliciabel.com 

Challenge blog
http://aliciabelchallengeblog.blogspot.com/

Challenges I am entering this card:

Copic Marker EspaƱa: Reto de Marzo Todo Vale (Anything Goes)




Sunday, March 15, 2015

New Release at Inky Impressions!

This adorable image was a lot of fun to color.  It took me more time than I usually take to color but you can see why!  I wanted to make sure the farm stood out and I added all the proper shading to add dimension to it. I hope you like her and inspire you.  

Come and visit the sore and see what other super cute images are being released! 


Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Skin:
E13, E11, E00, R22
Hair:
C7, C5, C3, C1
Eyes:
E44, E43, E41
Shirt:
V09, V06, V04, V01, R24, R22
Jeans:
B99, B97, B95, R24
Sandals:
V09, V06, V04
Barn and Hay:
E19, R29, R24, R22, BG18, BG15, BG13, C7, C5, C3, C1, E53, E51, E50
Fence:
E47, E44, E43
Tree, Grass and Ground:
G17, G14, G12, YG17, YG13, YG11, E37, E33, E31
Chick:
YG15, YG13
Egg shells:
BV00, 0

Other Challenges I am entering this card:

613 Avenue Create - Challenge 115: Anything goes with Optional Twist

Fairytale Stampers - Challenge #52: Anything Goes

Lil Patch of Crafty Friends -  Challenge #6 Anything Goes

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

(click title for challenge)

Yes, it is challenge time! Come and visit Inky Impression challenge to play along with our team for a chance to win prizes!!  We love to see your creations!  

This is the card I made to inspire you to create your own! I am not normally comfortable using yellows but I love the way to turned out on this card.  I used Distress Inks to tone down the yellow cardstock a bit and just love how it came out!

 Can't wait to see what everyone will make!

(click image for store)

Copic Sketch Markers used:

Kitten:
C7, C5, C3, C1, R20, 0
Eyes:
E44, E43, E41
Clothes and Sunflower
E53, E51, E50, E19,YR24, YR23, E15, E13
G17, G15, G12
Grass:
YG09, YG06, YG03

Sky:
Distress Ink: Tumbled Glass

Other Challenges I am entering this card:

Fab 'n' Funky Challenges - #250 Focus on the Image

Fresh Brewed Blog - Flowers

Little Red Wagon - Challenge #280 Cute, Cute, Cute

Tuesday, March 10, 2015


I absolutely love CAS cards.  So, this DT call is right up my alley! Well, I am a hopeful applicant and a big MIC fan so here we go... I chose this image for my entry!  I tilted the image a bit so she looks like she is leaning to say Happy Birthday to you! 



Image:
Make It Crafty: Carly Celebrates

Sketch Markers Used:

Skin:
E11, E00, E000, R20, R22
Hair:
E99, E97, E95
Eyes:
YG06, YG03, YG00
Top:
C5, BG18, BG15, BG13, BG10, V09, V06, V04, V01
Hat:
BV04, BV02, BV00, BG13, BG10, Y15, Y13
Blow Out:
RV13, YG06

She was so much fun to color and the hair was more challenging that I thought!  I love hair like this.  A bit messy and fun! 

Very simple, not too much going on, very minimal embellishments and viola! I also used my brand new pierced die to create a border around the girl!  


Products I used on this card:

Neenah White Cardstock 65 lb
Copic Sketch Markers
Sizzix Flower Framelits
My Favorite Things Pierced Dies


Friday, March 6, 2015

Its a New Challenge 
at Alicia Bel's Challenge Blog!

The theme is Candy Treats!! Fun right? There are so many possibilities and with Spring coming up soon, you can use so many bright and fun colors!

Here's my inspiration card.  I used:


Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Skin:
E02, E00, E000, R20, R24, R20
Eyes:
W5, W3, W1
Hair:
E27, E25, E23
Dress, Hair Bows, Earings and Stockins:
BV04, BV02, BV01, YG17, YG13, YG11
Teddy Bear:
RV14, RV13, RV10, BG15, BG13, BG10
Lollipop:
RV10, RV13, BG10, BG13
Shoes:
C5, C3, C1
Grounding:
W3, W1

Come and join the fun with us!! You can find the challenge here:
Alicia Bel's Challenge Blog

Other Challenges I am entering this card:

The Stamping Boutique - More Than One Layer

Hiding in my Craftroom - Freestyle Challenge #190

Digi Galore - Its All About Her