Tuesday, August 31, 2010


This weeks sub for Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge 69 - the stamp is from Auntie Amy's.

Monday, August 30, 2010

Lots of Ways to Win!

Over at Sweet Pea Stamps there are several wonderful offers including many beautiful red rubber images on sale and free shipping for US orders totaling 25 dollars or more. Oh and for each order you place - your name will be entered in a contest for a $50 gift voucher for even more stamps!

In addition on the DT blog there are a few ways to win some wonderful stamps also, including a Back To School contest - just match up the baby pictures with the Design Team members and be entered for a chance to win a full sheet of stamps!

And while you are there become a follower and be entered for a grab bag of 15 rubber stamps!

Now, to make things even more interesting I am going to offer some additional candy here - the first way to win - be a follower. Each and every month this year I am giving away a wonderful stamp, including Sweet Peas. If you would like an additional entry tell your friends (just bcc me with the email at queendragonfairie@yahoo.com), tweet it, blog it, myspace/facebook/mention it on a forum and then send me the link, for each method you use there will be an additional entry for that month and for the blowout giveaway at the end of the year!

My next contest will last through September 1 - go to the Sweet Pea DT Blog and send in your entry for the BTS contest. Then come back here and tell me which baby picture is mine. The first correct guess will win a beautiful ching-chou kuik collection Sweet Pea stamp of my choice.

You could also take advantage of all the specials this month at Sweet Pea, email me a copy of your invoice (through September 15) and be entered to win an adorable Lisa Victoria dragon image of my choice. Drawing will be held 9/16!

So what are you waiting for?

And don't forget to check out these blogs for more chances to win!

Sunday, August 29, 2010

CardPatterns Sketch 79

This weeks CardPatterns 79 sketch the stamps are Auntie Amys Rubber Stamps.

A couple challenge cards

The first one is Stamping 411's weekly sketch challenge 166.

The second one is ICSketches #80.

The stamp is from Auntie Amy's Rubber Stamps, Papers unknown. The first is colored with copics with some gelly roll white glaze for the snow/snowman, the second is pencils. Hope you enjoy them!

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Blog Candy

Where does time go? For what ever mundane reasons I am just not keeping up with everything that I should - July's winner is nataliya15 - please email me to claim your feather stamp!

August's blog candy is complements of Sweet Pea Stamps - the beautiful Rising Flame image.

Now, if you would like a real treat just place an order through the end of the month of August and be entered in a drawing for $50 worth of Sweet Pea Stamps! There are some wonderful images coming out in addition to all the beautiful ones available. 

Now I am off to try and build some cards - I have a ton of images colored! Maybe there will be some inspiration posted today.

Oh and please remember if the monthly prize isn't claimed by August 31 it will go back into the pile for a New Years drawing - out with the old you know! And I have decided for every 10 additional followers I get I will add another goodie to the package - I am clearing out my stash some and in the mood to share so tell your friends and if you post a comment that you are spreading the word you will get an additional entry. TTFN!

Sweet Pea Stamps Blog Candy!

First off there is a contest - just correctly guess which baby pic is which DT member and email your answers in for a drawing for a sheet of stamps at Sweet Pea Stamps - btw my pic was taken in 1968 with my wonderful great-grandmother who lived on her own for another 30 years!

And don't forget to become a follower and you will have a chance to win a grab bag of their wonderful images!

Monday, August 23, 2010

Mojo Monday 153

Mojo Monday 153 Sketch Challenge, the stamp is Auntie Amy's, the papers are unknown. Hope you enjoy it!

Sunday, August 22, 2010

CardPatterns Sketch 78

This weeks CardPartterns Sketch 78. The stamp is Sweet Pea Stamps image, the background papers are from DCWV's Linen stack and paper that was left after I had sprayed flowers and lace with Glimmer Mist and Luminarte.

Stamping 411 SSC165

This is a neat sketch from Stamping 411 SSC165. The stamp is from Auntie Amy's Rubber Stamps, the papers are assorted, the text is just printed off the pc. Colored with copics. Hope you enjoy it - are you ready for Christmas yet???

Friday, August 20, 2010

Caardvarks Mini Card Challenge

Caardvarks is having a mini card challenge this month. I created this little guy with a 3" circle punch, a cute gingerbread house from Auntie Amy's stamps, and assorted papers. After I had colored the image with glitter pens, I poured Crystal Effects over it and sprinkled some red glitter for extra oomph.

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge #67 (MMSC67)

This weeks challenge sketch for PriscillaStyles MMSC67 - the stamp is from Auntie Amy's and the papers are a hodgepodge. This was colored with copics.

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Bunny Zoe's Crafts Challenge 3 - Vintage

I thought this old fashioned Santa from from Auntie Amy's Stamps would be perfect for Bunny Zoe's vintage challenge, after all who doesn't love Santa?

ICSketches 79

A new Inspirational Card Sketch - the stamp is from Sweet Pea Stamps Elaine Cox Collection, papers are Nikki Silvas, colored with Copics.

Monday, August 16, 2010

ICSketches 78

Here is a new one for me Inspirational Card Sketches - very much what I need. This card is for ICSketches 78, the stamp is from Sweet Pea Stamps - isn't it adorable?

365 Cards Day 168 & Mojo Monday 152

365 Cards Day 168 challenge is to use the the quote 'a little bird told me' and Mojo Monday has a great sketch that I have combined into one card. The image is from Sweet Pea Stamps.

Stamping 411 Challenge #164 and RRR Challenge 6

Well I was able to coordinate my efforts and complete two challenges at once, which for me is a challenge in itself! This card uses the sketch from Stamping 411 and the Aloha/Ribbon themed challenge at Really Reasonable Ribbons blog. The image is from Sweet Pea Stamps and the text is pc generated.

Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge #66 (MMSC66)

here is a neat sketch from Midnight Madness, the image from Auntie Amy's Rubber Stamps, most the paper is Bazzill (not sure about the printed - it is pretty old.)

CardPatterns Sketch 77

This CardPatterns Sketch 77, the stamp is from Auntie Amy's Rubber Stamps, papers are Bazzill mostly....the stamp is pretty good size - this is s a 6x6" card. I think it really captures one of those quiet nights after a fresh snowfall.

Sunday, August 15, 2010

Mojo Monday Challenge: MOJO151

This is a card made with the Mojo Monday blog challenge sketch. The image is from the Sweet Pea Stamps Elaine Cox Collection - Stone Wall Witch and the papers are from the Nikki Silvas collection.