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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, May 28, 2016

Scrapper's Delights - Blog Hop Steampunk

Its Steampunk time!!!




Hello crafters!!  I am so excited to show off my newest DT project featuring the theme of Steampunk!!

Scrapper's Delights has an awesome new release of Steampunk theme images that are surely to please!!  There is also a blog hop where you can play along to win!  Click on the image to take you to the blog where you can read all the details on the hop! 


Isn't she fabulous?!!  This is the image I was selected to work with and I loved it!!
Her name is Tesla and you can find her at the Scrapper's Delights store

There is also a sale going on where you can purchase the images at a discount but HURRY!
the sale ends soon!! All details are on the blog!

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Skin:
E53, E51, E50
Eyes:
E44, E43, E41
Outfit and Boots and Wings:
R89, R29, R24, N6, N4, N2
YR23, YR21
Clock:
YR23, YR21, YR20
Gears:
T4, T2, T0, YR23, YR21, YR20

I colored the background using Distress inks!  
I hope you like her and I hope to see you play along with us in the blog hop!

Now, on to the hop!  Good luck!



Maria
<YOU ARE HERE >


1) Mari 


2) Aurora


3)  Cicci


4) Jane


5) *Lina



7) *Kay


8) *Jen


9) *Carla

10) Sue


11) Nancy


12) Dee


13) Becky


14) Val 



Scrapper's Delights 
<ENDS HERE >






-------------------------------------------------------------- Scrapper's Delights 1) Mari 2) Aurora 3) Cicci 4) Jane 5) *Lina 6) Christine 7) *Kay 8) *Jen 9) *Carla 10) Sue 11) Nancy 12) Dee 13) Becky 14) Val 15) Scrapper's Delights Scrapper's Delights

Friday, May 27, 2016

Alicia Bel - Inspiration Post

Hello, crafty friends!

Today I have an inspiration post to share with you! This lovely image is from Alicia Bel's awesome collection of digis!! Isn't it adorable?


Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Skin:
E11, E00, E000
Eyes:
YG03, YG00
Dress:
V04, V01
Wings:
E51, E50
Bag:
RV13, RV10
Hair:
B16, B14, B12
Snail:
E43, E41, YG09, YG06, YG03, YG00
E43, E41

I hope you like my inspiration card!! I had so much fun coloring it and creating the scene!

Don't forget to visit Alicia's Facebook Fan Page and also her awesome store!

See you there!

Keep getting crafty!








Thursday, May 26, 2016

Star Stampz challenge - Hand Colored Image

Hello, crafty friends!!

Today starts a new challenge at Star Stampz challenge blog!! 

Use a hand colored image!


I love this sweet digi!! So adorable! You can fit it to pretty much any occasion!

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Skin:
E11, E00, E000
Hair:
E17, E15, E13, E11
Top: 
B16, B14, B12, R59, R24
Skirt:
R59, RV34, RV11
Socks:
B00
Shoes:
W7
Grass:
YG09, YG06, YG03

Background:
Tumbled Glass Distress Ink

I hope you like my project and see you visit us at the challenge blog!!

 StarInMyPocket







Other Challenges I am entering my card:


Thursday, May 19, 2016

Sasayaki Inspiration and Challenge Reminder

Hello, crafty friends!!

Mid month inspiration and blog challenge reminder for everyone!!

 I made this super sweet card using one of the adorable images by Sasayaki Glitter Stamp!
I had so much fun creating the scene for this little guy!!



Isn't he super cute?  

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Skin:
E11, E00, E000
Hair:
E25, E23
Clothes and Shoes:
R89, R29, R24, R22, N6, N4, N2
Shovel:
E44, E43, T4, T2, 0
Ground:
E33, E31

Background:

Sand:
Antique Linen
Sea:
Broken China
Sky:
Tumbled Glass

That's it!! Loved it so much!! How fun!! I hope that you like him as much as I do and that you visit Sasayaki Glitter Stamps store, challenge and Facebook fan group!

Sasayaki Glitter Challenge Blog

We're on Etsy

Other Challenges I am entering my card:

Aud Sentiments Challenge: Anything Goes + Add a Sentiment
Crafting with an Attitude: Anything Goes
Crafty Girl Creations Challenge Anything Goes Challenge #19
Cre8tive Hands Friends: Anything Goes
Moving Along with the Times: Man or Boy




Friday, May 13, 2016

Scrappers Delights - New Release Cherry

Hello crafty pals!!

Scrapper's Delights has a new release today!! Isn't this super sweet! Cherry sweet!


Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Skin:
E11, E00, E00
Hair:
E99, E97, E93
Outfit and Hat:
C5, B97, B95, B93
Cherries and Bows:
R89, R29, R24, R22, G14

Join us for the new release and all the fun and games going on at Scrapper's Delights!

Visit Kit and Clowder for details on how to get this cute image at a discount
and also for a fun game where the  Random winners will get awesome prizes!!



Friday, May 6, 2016

New Challenge - Alicia Bel

Hello, everyone!!


Alicia Bel Challenge blog has a new challenge today!!  
What is about? MOVIES!!

I use this super fun digi representing one of my favorite classics!


Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Skin:
E53, E51, E50
Hat and Clothes:
R89, R59, R56, RV11, N8, N6, N4
Shoes:
T8
Glasses:
C1, C7, C5, C3
Lollipops:
RV10, BV01
Mushroom:
R24, R22, E51, E11
Ground:
G14, 12

I hope you like my card and to see you join us at Alicia Bel's challenge blog!!

Subscribe to her blog and you will receive notices on sales and FREEBIES that she offers once a month!  You can use that FREEBIE to enter the challenges and have the chance to win more amazing images!

I hope to see you there!!



Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Sasayaki Glitter New Release

Hello, crafty friends!!

Sasayaki Glitter Stamps has a super sweet new release!!

My project is using one of the many super cute images that have been released!


Aren't these cuties cute?  You can find them here at 

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Grey Cat:
W5, W3, W1
Brown Cat:
E27, E25, E23, E21
Orange Cat:
YR18, E99, E97, E93

That's it!! Cute aren't they!? 

I made a simple that that I will be given to one of my daughter's teachers.

I hope you like my tag and that you visit Sasayaki Glitter Stamps store and challenge blog!

Other Challenges I am entering my project!:

Creative Card Crew: Challenge #112 Anything Goes
Digi Choosday Crafting Challenge: #19 Anything But Square