Friday, February 26, 2010

ATC Swap for February - Yahoo Group

From top left:
Kris Dickinson, Julia Ziemann, Alice Hyde;
Heather Bloom, Gina Atkins, Connie Camp;
Phyllis Terrell, Laura Carson, Heather Robinson.

What a fabulous set of ATCs. Thanks SO much ladies!

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Sunday, February 21, 2010

Mixed Media Monday - Giggle/Laughter

When I saw the theme this week I immediately thought of the circus and clowns. These fun papers are from Basic Grey (June Bug) and Sassafraslas. Images by Digital Collage Sheets. This is a 4.25" x 5.5" card.

Gothic Arch Challenge - Steampunk to join in on the challenge this week.

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Sunday Postcard Art - Twins to see all the great submissions this week.

Small World of Inchies and Twinchies - Words

My Twinchies...
...and the ATC I created using the Twinchie.
Please visit: to join in on the challenge this week.

Steampunk ATCs

Here is a close-up
...and the rest of the group. This was my first try at Steampunk.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Art Creation Friday Challenge #62

My submission...
...and the inspiration piece.
Please visit: to see all the wonderful submissions this week.

Sweet Marie Swap - Marie Antoinette Mail Art Group

My ATC...
...and the ATCs I received (from top left):
Terri Gordon, Terri Heinz, Heather Bloom;
Frieda Oxenham, Laura Carson, Wendy Robinson.
I'm so very pleased with this gorgeous collection. Thanks ladies for a wonderful swap!

ATC - The Garden Party

I created this ATC for a "Fabulous Hats" Swap at VPI Yahoo Group.

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Romantic Marie ATC Swap

My ATC...
...and the ATCs I rec'd (from top left):
Wendy Robinson, Heather Bloom, Laura Carson;
Brenda Smith, Teri Chinen, April Dudko.
A beautiful swap ladies, thanks so much!

Theme Thursday - Girls to join in on the challenge this week.

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Tag Tuesday Challenge #39 - Cutsie

I had a great time making this cutsie zetti tag for the challenge this week. Please visit: to join in on the fun!

Mardi Gras ATC Swap - VPI Yahoo Group

My ATC...
...and the group from top left:
Teri Chinen, Liz DeWitt, Wendy Robinson;
Laura Carson, Julia Ziemann, Jan Larson;
Lynn Stevens, Alice Hyde, April Dudko.
A wonderful, festive swap! Thanks ladies!

Created by Hand Challenge - Mardi Gras

Monday, February 15, 2010

Collage Obsession #4 - Misty

The inspiration piece...
...and my take on the challenge. This is a 4.25" x 5.5" Card entitled: Misty Morning.
Please visit: to join in on the challenge this week.

Think Monday Think ATC - Exotic to see all the exotic submissions this week...

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Collage Obsession #3 - Longing

The inspiration piece... ...and my take on the challenge. I'm just getting in under the wire for this challenge as it was for last Monday. Please visit: to see all the great submissions.

ATC - Love's Dream

This is one of my ATCs that I created for a private swap on Yahoo. I love this gorgeous collection of papers and embellishments By Tim Coffey for K & Company, Blossomwood.

Mixed Media Monday - Mardi Gras to join in on the celebration this week...

Gothic Arch Challenge - Mardi Gras/Carnivale/Masquerade

I am so please to be the guest host this week at: Mardi Gras is Tuesday, February 16th. To celebrate, I've picked the theme Mardi Gras/Carnivale/Masquerade. I hope you will join the challenge!

Friday, February 12, 2010

Art Creation Friday Challenge #61

The inspiration piece...
...and my 5" x 7" submission. Please visit: to see all the lovely creations this week.

Sunday, February 7, 2010

Gothic Arch Challenge - Crackle

The base is all crackle but I did a good job of covering it up, lol. To see all the beautiful creations this week please visit:

Saturday, February 6, 2010

Sunday Postcard Art Challenge - Cats

I had such a great time creating this Zetti Kitty Party postcard. to see all the fabulous felines this week!

Friday, February 5, 2010

Whimsical ATCs by Gina Allen!

Gina and I just completed a 1 to 1 ATC swap and these are the adorable ATCs I rec'd. I love Gina's whimsical style and way with colors. You can see more of Gina's wonderful art at:

Thursday, February 4, 2010

ATC - The Queen of Mardi Gras

(** The colors are actually quite a bit brighter IRL**)
I created this group of ATCs for a swap I'm hosting at VPI Yahoo Group.

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Created by Hand Challenge - Shapes, No Rectangle or Square
I chose to create this chipboard heart. Please visit the above link to see all the submissions this week.