Saturday, January 30, 2016

5th Saturday ~ Technique Time at TWOFERS!

Please note there are 3 cards in this post and I am entering each one in different challenges. If you don't see the card I entered, please scroll down! Also, I am giving away some awesome blog candy, please consider joining in!!
The three cards I made
Hi everyone - I have three cards I made to showcase the 5th Saturday, Technique Time event at Twofers today - here are the cards:
Poppin' Pastels Poppies

I would like to enter my Poppin' Pastel Poppies Card in the following challenges:
Cut it Up - #88, Love is in the Air
Really Reasonable Ribbon - #133, Show me the Pink w/ Ribbon or Trim
Die Cut Diva's (M) - New technique. color, etc. (new technique)
DL Art - #173, Valentine
The Sisterhood of Crafters - Love or a Heart
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge - Love is in the Air

Thinking of You:

I would like to enter my Thinking of You card in the following challenges:
The Artistic Stamper (M) - January, Anything Goes #2
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Anything Goes #1
Tuesday Throwdown - #278, Anything Goes
Creative Card Crew - #105, Anything Goes
The Crazy Challenge - #214, Ribbons

and Happy Birthday:

I'd like to enter my Happy Birthday Card in the following challenges (also, this was a brand new technique for me - I'd never done it before!)
Open-Minded Crafting Fun - #1, Something New (technique)
Daring Cardmakers - Balloons
Fussy & Fancy Friday - #156, Monochrome
Simply Create Too - #101, Something New (technique)
Little Red Wagon - #326, They Say it's Your Birthday
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge - Anything Goes #2

If you'd like to see how I made these cards, just pop on over to the Twofers blog.  And no worries, next week we will be back with our newest challenge and your chance to win a $20 Gift Certificate to Alleystamp!  Thanks for stopping by and please do go over to Twofers, I wrote up a really nice tutorial and I'd love for you to read it and please, let me know what you think! Thanks ~ Christi
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Looking for challenges to enter your fabulous creations in?? Take a look at Challenges for Days - we pride ourselves on an easy to read format, a stress free environment, code list is on the page and all we do is list challenges ~ Take a look HERE


  1. Fun rainbow stamping on your entry to our challenge, Christi! Looks like you've been having fun being creative! Thanks for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

  2. Love all your cards!! Great techniques!
    Thanks for linking up to our L.O.V.E. Letters challenge over at the Sisterhood of Crafters. Have a great day!
    SOC DT Member

  3. Great cards! Wonderful colours too. Thanks for joining us at Little Red Wagon.

  4. such nice cards you have created. you have really been a busy crafter! :)

    thank you so much for joining our 'Show Me the Pink' challenge at Really Reasonable Ribbon! :)

  5. All three are very pretty cards. Thanks for joining us at Cut it Up for our Love is in the Air challenge!


  6. Very pretty cards! Thank you for sharing with us at The Sisterhood of Crafters.

  7. Great cards - all three of them! I love how you've made the Happy Birthday card, it's so cool! Thanks for joining us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges, good luck! Hope to see you back again soon.

    Hanne, DT
    Handmade By Hanne

  8. What a lovely card Thank you so much for joining us over at The Artistic Stamper and good luck for the Challenge. x

  9. That's a fab balloony background idea!
    Thanks for joining in with The Daring Cardmakers "Balloons" challenge this week

  10. Great card, well done! Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge.

    groetjes, Ellen

  11. What a pretty set of cards you created! Lovely heart image on your valentine's inspired card. Thanks for playing along with us in the "Love is in the Air" challenge at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

  12. Beautiful creations! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘LOVE Letters’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters

  13. What an interesting technique. Lovely cards.

    So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

  14. these are just so beautiful.'Thank you for entering the Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenge and best of luck with your entry.
    Annette DT Member

  15. Very interesting set of cards! I love the colors! Thank you for joining us at Crazy Challenge!

  16. You've been busy this weekend ... thanks for sharing your balloon card with the Daring Cardmakers this week. The image is great (and perfect for male cards, isn't it?!)

  17. Love the balloon background instead of the main image. Thanks for joining in at Daring Cardmakers. x

  18. These are fabulous! Love them all! How fun! Great, bright colors. Love the balloon card. Love that you used a new technique! Just wonderful!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

    - Susan, Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
    {Scrap A Thousand Words}
    {Sentimental Susan - Etsy}
    {Sentimental Susan - Zibbet}

  19. Lovely Birthday card, and loving the technique. Thank you for joining us for our challenge 'Try Something New' at Open-Minded Crafting Fun.
    Samantha (AngelicBadGirl) DT


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