Tuesday, April 28, 2015


Hello and happy Tuesday!

It's COLOR Q time and I hope you have a chance to play along.....

Here are this weeks CQC289 colors.....

This will be actually my last COLOR Q card for awhile. The girls get out of school less than a month from now plus we've been really busy traveling for volleyball and soccer! Plus figuring out colleges for Sarah and so on!!!

I would like to thank Arielle for putting up with me for so long and I'm really gonna miss her fabulous color palettes! If you have not subscribed to the COLOR Q BLOG please do so!!!

Thank you for stopping by today and I wish you a fabulous new week!

                                                                Hugs, ~Silke~
Stamps: ODBD - Cherry Blossom
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers
Paper: White CS, SU Pear Pizzazz and Barely Banana
Others: Doily, Circle Spellbinder Die, SU Oval Punch, Pearls, Glitter Pen, Ribbon, Button and Scrapper's Floss

Tuesday, April 21, 2015


Hello and happy Tuesday!

I finally have a card to share! This one is for this weeks COLOR Q....

Here are the awesome CQC288 colors.....and the layout was inspired by this weeks Sweet Sunday Sketch #265....

Anyway, I hope you have a chance to join is for this weeks challenge and as always, you can find all of this weeks creations over on the COLOR Q BLOG!!! Wishing you a wonderful new week,

                                                                 Hugs, ~Silke~

Stamps: Flourishes - Lots of Thoughts and MFT sentiment (retired)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Copic Markers
Paper: White CS, Kraft CS, SU Crumb Cake DP
Others: Silver Pearls

Tuesday, April 14, 2015


Hello everyone!

Unfortunately I don't have anything crafty for you this week.....my girls are on Spring Break, plus we've been so busy with getting our oldest Sarah ready for College dual enrollment and getting ready for another out of town Volleyball Tournament with Bexi.

I  did want to share the newest COLOR Q #287 colors with you.....

Have fun stamping! Don't forget to stop by the COLOR Q BLOG for all of this weeks inspirations!

Wishing you a great week,

                                                         Hugs, ~Silke~

Tuesday, April 7, 2015


Hello and happy Tuesday!

Hope you all had a great Easter weekend? Ours was very relaxing plus the weather was just perfect....what better way to spend your weekend with family!

I also had time to stamp ahead for today's COLOR Q......

Here are this weeks CQC286 colors......

Hope you all have a chance to play as well??? As always, please don't forget to swing by the COLOR Q BLOG to link your entries and to view all of this weeks submissions!

Wishing you a fabulous new week,

                                                                   Hugs, ~Silke~

Stamps: SU Painted Petals and Apothecary Art Set
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, SU Dusty Durango, Bermuda Bay and Crumb Cake
Paper: White CS, SU Hello Honey DP
Others: Silver Pearls

Wednesday, April 1, 2015


Happy 1st of April!

This is not a *April Fools* post....lol. We are really featuring a brand new ODBD April Release today....

Here is my second idea.....

Here are the two new ODBD items I have used....

We hope you will join us for the hop, because...THREE randomly selected winners will each receive a $25 gift certificate to the ODBD Store, to be used toward the purchase of ODBD Stamps found in the "stamps column" of the website just for commenting on the Design Team cards!  You have until April 2, 2015 at 9:00 p.m. EDT to leave your comments on the Designers Blogs for a chance to win!  The Winners will be posted on the ODBD Blog on April 3rd, so be sure to check back there to see if you won! 

Have fun....and thank you for stopping by! Here is a link to the entire new ODBD Stamps and Die Release!

Julie * Sandee * Cathy * Dawn * Cathy * Lori Angie * Chris * Grace * Silke *  Wanda * Audrey * Sabrina


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