20 Juli 2014

45 Amazing Years ! - Catch the Bug Blog Hop Winner

For the 45th wedding anniversary of my parents, I have made ​​this card. I love Stella and Gus and I wanted to make something funny. My parents have humor, so it's okay.
 Zum 45. Hochzeitstag meiner Eltern habe ich diese Karte gemacht. Ich liebe Stella and Gus und ich wollte etwas witziges machen.
Meine Eltern haben Humor, dass passt schon.  


I would like to enter  the Bugaboo Bingo Challenge. I opted for the middle vertical column. Bugaboo Image- checkmark, Bling (Rhinestone Heart) and I really hope my paper strip on the top counts as stripes ? !
Blog Hop Winner Christmas in July
I hope you enjoyed the CIJ week @ Catch the Bug. Thanks to everyone who stopped and left some love for my Santa card. I´ve picked a winner from all the comments and that person will receive the image i´ve used on my card and that was "Stocking Santa Ornament"
And the winner is :
Congrats Jessi. I will send you the image via email. I hope you will love image as i do.
Image: Bugaboo Stella Love- Person to Annoy, Mias Stempelküche
Ink:    Copics, Memento Black
Paper: SU Cameo Coral, SU Gumball Green, EP Happy Days
Other: PTI Buttons, Silver Number Stickers, Heart Rhinestone, Dimensionals


14 Juli 2014

29 ..... again ?

I´ve made this card two times. Pat, one of them is for you and the other goes to my my mom. She is celebrating her 65 birthday soon and i thought that image is super matching- especially the sentiment !
Diese Karte habe ich zweimal gemacht. Pat, eine davon geht an Dich und die andere ist für meine Mutter. Sie feiert bald ihren 65. Geburtstag und ich fand das Image sehr passend.

I would like to enter these challenges:
Art Impressions # 139 - Use a Doily
Creative Knockouts # 45 - Sew it Up (Stitching)
Hiding in my Craftroom # 157 - Super Scraps Saturday 

Image: Art Impressions "29 Again Set"
Paper: SU Really Rust, BG Nook and Pantry
Other:  Doily, Buttons, Sewing Machine
Color:  Copics

12 Juli 2014

Catch the Bug Christmas in July Blog Hop

Welcome to the Catch the Bug "Show us your Santa" Blog Hop !!
If you have arrived from Billie´s blog, you are in the right place, if not why don’t you start on the Catch the Bug Challenge Blog, so you don’t miss anything.

As "July Biggest Fan" I was invited to participate in the blog hop and I could not say no.
For my card i´ve used the "Stocking Santa Ornament" and the special on my card is, that i´ve paper pieced the ornament. The german saying means "Merry Christmas".  

Thanks for stopping by.
Now head over to Cheryl´s blog to see her amazing creation.

Don´t miss to check out the prizes for the "Christmas in July event", the daily Challenges and what else is going on there @ Catch the Bug.

Image: Bugaboo "Stocking Santa Ornament",  Mias Stempelküche "365"
Paper:  SU Taken with Teal, SU Smokey Slate, SU DP "Holiday Lounge"
Ink:      Copics, Memento Black
Other:   Silver Pearls, Dimensionals

09 Juli 2014

FTHS 74 - i {heart} sketches with a tWiST

Today i have another christmas/winter card for you because my stock is not big enough yet. For my card i choose these sweet "Owls on a Fence" and use this week´s sketch. Love this one- very simple and so is my card.
Heute habe ich mal wieder eine Weihnachtskarte für Euch, denn mein Vorrat ist noch nicht groß genug. Ich habe mich für diese süßen Winter-Eulen entschieden und den Sketch dieser Woche als Layout verwendet. Ich mag ihn. Er ist einfach und so auch meine Karte.

The {From the Heart Stamps} Designteam makes a summer break and so this challenge is open until 27 July.

You see, there is plenty of time to participate !!

I would like to enter some challenges:
dragonfly-dreams # 7 - Use something from your birth month (b-day in Dec, so i opted for Winter)

Image:  FTHS Owls on a Fence
Paper:  SU Ballett Blue, SU Lucky Limeade, Echo Park "Keepin Cozy"
Other:  SU Bashful Blue, Snowflake, Brad, Dimensionals
Ink:      Copics

07 Juli 2014

Bugaboo- Little Penguin

I´m in the mood for christmas cards and so far I've made 8 cards this year. This is one card per month. If this continues, it will not last. I need about 40. So , i know what i have to do......
Ich bin in der Stimmung für Weihnachtskarten und bislang habe ich 8 Karten gemacht. Das ist gerade mal eine pro Monat. Wenn es so weitergeht wird es nicht reichen, denn ich brauche ca. 40. Also weiss ich was ich zu zun habe.....

Bugaboo has lots of great images that are to color quickly. That helps a lot to creat sweet cards with little effort.
Bugaboo hat viele tolle Images die schnell zu colorieren sind. Das hilft sehr schöne Karten ohne viel Aufwand zu gestalten.

These Challenges i would like to enter:
Catch the Bug "Anything Goes"
Robyn s Fetish # 219 - Animals
The glory of Christmas # 37 - Anything Goes Christmas
In on my Fingers # 315 - Use a greeting

Stamp: Bugaboo Little Penguin Winter- Candy Cane, Mias Stempelküche "365"
Paper:  AC Forest CS, SU Real Red, MME 12 Days of Christmas
Other:  PTI Twine, Red Rhinestones, Snowflake and Brad, Stickles "Stardust",
           Dimensionals, Swiss Dots EB Folder CB

04 Juli 2014

From the Heart- July Blog Hop

Hello and welcome to our FTHS "Christmas in July" Blog Hop !
Hallo und Willkommen zu unserem FTHS "Weihnachten im Juli" Blog Hop !

Back with new fantastic prices - look in the upper graphic !!

So, if you have arrived from the very talented Calypso your are on the right track, if not start at the FTHS blog to catch up all the informations.
Wenn Du von Calypso kommst, bist Du auf dem richtigen Weg. Wenn nicht, gehe einfach zum FTHS blog zurück um alle Informationen zu sichten.

From the Heart " Tropical Christmas"
The hop will end on Monday July 7th at 6am, EST. Winners will be posted on the FTHS Blog on Wednesday July 9th !
Der Hop endet am Montag, den 7. Juli um 12:OO. Gewinner werden Mittwoch, 9. Juli auf dem FTHS Blog bekanntgegeben !

Thanks for stopping by. Now head over to Jo´s blog and see the beautiful card she made.
Vielen Dank für Deinen Besuch. Und nun rüber zu Jo´s blog.


Image: From the Heart "Tropical Christmas", Hero Arts Holiday Saying
Paper:  SU Kraft, SU Real Red, SU Pumpkin Pie, Fancy Pants "Down by the Shore" 
Ink:     Copics, Memento Black 
Other:  Flowers, Button, Twine, Stickles, Spellbinder, Dimensionals

02 Juli 2014

July Biggest Fan - Bugaboo

What a surprise and honor:

I have been chosen as July Biggest Fan over at Bugaboo Stamps  !
I am featured in their July newsletter and I am invited to participate at Catch the Bug Challenge Blog as a special Guest Designer in one of their "Christmas in July" events !