Wednesday, March 31, 2010

CPS 160 - Renaissance By Design


Congratulations
Designer: Carla Peicheff

Supplies:
Stamps & Ribbon: Renaissance by Design
Cardstock: Stampin' Up
Paper: Stampin' Up
Ink: Memento
Tools: Stampin' Up scallop, word window & circle punch, CM Corner Rounder
Rhinestones & Pearls: KaiserCraft


The Right Shoes
Designer Rae Barthel

Supplies:
Clear stamps and Jade polka dot satin ribbon by Renaissance by Design
Cardstock: (black, white) Bazzill
Patterned Paper: (from Café Mediterranean collection) Die Cuts With A View
Pigment Ink: (onyx black) Tsukineko
Rhinestones: (Michael's)
Dies: (Nestabilities Standard Circles Large) Spellbinders
Tools: (Cuttlebug) Provo Craft; (corner rounder punch) EK Success


Buzzing by to say hi!
Designer Carly Robertson

Supplies:
Stamps: Renaissance By Design
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink. and Prism Papers
Ink: Palette
Markers: Copic
Edge punch: Fiskars
Ribbon and button: Papertrey Ink.



Hello
Designer: Carly Robertson

Supplies:
Stamps and ribbon: Renaissance By Design
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink. and Prism Papers
Ink: Stampin' Up
Flowers: Perfectly Pretty Cards Etsy Shop
Edge punch: Fiskars



Happy Easter
Designer: Lisa Silver

Supplies:
Stamps: Renaissance by Design sentiments
Ribbon: Hint of Lime satin ribbon by Renaissance by Design

Ink: Black Soot Distress ink by Ranger
Paper: Linen cardstock by Cornish Heritage Farms
Patterned Paper: Girl Friday by Cosmo Cricket
Tools: Window punch by EK Success, Fabri-tac by Beacon Adhesives, clear embossing powder by Ranger
Flower Embellishment: Orange stitched and Green ruffled ribbons by May Arts


You're the Best
Maren Benedict

Supplies-
Renaissance by Design stamps & ribbon
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink
Ink: Ranger distress ink & Papertrey Ink
Tools: Stampin Up circle punch

Thanks to Renaissance By Design for sponsoring this week's prize!

To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

CPS 160; Part 2


SENDING YOU LOVE
Designer: Linda Beeson

Supplies:
Cardstock – Core Essentials/Core’dinations
Curious Iridescent Cryogen White/CutCardStock.com
Patterned paper – Shabby Green Door and Bo Bunny
Rubber stamps – Scottie Dog, Zig Zag border, Sentiment/Scottie Dogs/Pink Persimmon
Black Versafine stamp pad
Clear embossing powder
Copic markers
Self adhesive pearls – Mark Richards, Inc.
Paper Scallop border – Martha Stewart
Corner rounder punch - Fiskars
Sandpaper
Clear Paper Glaze – Aleene’s®
3D Foam squares – Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L



"True Friend"
Designer: Lea Lawson

Supplies:
Cardstock: Bazzill Basics
Paper: K & Company
Stamps/Ribbon: Renaissance By Design
Ink: Clearsnap (Pigment: lime & Chalk: ice blue, lime pastel)
Jewels: Kaiser Craft
Corner Rounder: EK Success
Circle Cutter: Creative Memories
Embossing Machine: Cuttlebug by Provo Craft
Embossing Folder: Textile Texture by Provo Craft



Hello Friend
Designer: Jeanne Streiff

Supplies:
Stamps: Renaissance by Design (Benevolent Butterflies)
Card stock: (Suede Brown Dark, White, Simply Smooth White)
Ink: Memento (Tuxedo Black), Ranger Distress (Victorian Velvet, Spun Sugar, Tumbled Glass, Bundled Sage, Forest Moss)
Other: Kiwi Satin ribbon (Renaissance by Design), sponge, Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L™ (E-Z Runner, 3D Foam Squares



This week's prize is sponsored by: Renaissance by Design. Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our Sponsor Spotlight team.

To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Sunday, March 28, 2010

CPS160; Part 1

CPS160



CPS Designer Ideas

Call me! card.
designer- Charity Hassel

supplies:
patterned paper, chipboard, stickers- Cosmo Cricket
letter stickers- Pink Paislee
buttons- Basic Grey


Make a Wish
Designer Laura Williams

Supplies:
patterned paper - Pebbles Inc.
cardstock, embellishment - Close To My Heart



Friends to the End
Designer: Angie Hagist

Supplies:
Bazzill Cardstock
Unity Stamps
Doodlebug rub-ons
Making Memories metal ring
Copic Markers
Close to My Heart Ink


This week's prize is sponsored by: Renaissance by Design. Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our Sponsor Spotlight team.

To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Saturday, March 27, 2010

This week's FOUR winners

This week's FOUR winners are:

15. Eli winner of:
Fairy Tales by Tami Mayberry


61. Joy Hadden winner of:
Dream Birds by Asela Hopkins


81. Rona winner of:
Sending Sunshine by Theresa Momber


114. Deb Long winner of:
Pressed Flowers by Melanie Muenchinger

Please send your contact info using the contact us tab at the top of the page. Please include the set that you have won. Winners have 1 week to claim their prize.

READER IDEAS - Week of 3/28/10

This week's prize is sponsored by:Renaissance by Design Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our Sponsor Spotlight team.

Please post a direct link to the page featuring your CPS Sketch 160 inspired card below by Saturday April 3 at 8pm CST to be entered into this week's prize drawing. Be watching later in the week to see what one lucky reader will win.



*Mr Linky seems to be hiding on occasion. If you don't see the box to add your link above this message reloading the page will sometimes help. If that doesn't work please try back later or leave your link in the comments section. Sorry for the inconvenience


(Please note: CPS reserves the right to remove any links not linking directly to a CPS inspired card)

Friday, March 26, 2010

Facebook Friday--Monika Reeck

Please welcome this week's Featured Fan Monika Reek.



Monika joins us all the way form Germany! When I asked her to be this week's featured fan she quickly sent not only one but *three* cards using this week's sketch. :) How cool is that!? Below are her creations. Also be sure to visit Monika's blog and say congratulations!


YOU MAKES ME SMILE CARD

1. Stamp Hero Arts CL 297 Four Dolls
2. Stamp Hero ArtsCL275 Asian Frames
3. Stamp Hero Arts CL272 All Occasion Messages
4. Stickles Diamond
5. Origami PP
6. Memories Dye Ink Black, Color Box Chalk Olive Pastel
7. Green & Purple cardstock (11x15cm)
8. Copic E00 and R20



MERCI CARD

1. Stamp Pink Cat Studio Fashion Plate 2
2. Hero Arts Stamp CL325 Paris
3. Faber Castel Water Color Pencils 36 colors
4. White embossing POwder Sternen Staub (Heindesign)
5. Memories Black, Versamark
6. Purple Cardstock 11x15 cm
7. Mini Papers from Inque Boutique # 60550 Isn't it Romantic



HAPPY BIRTHDAY with GIRAFFE

1. Stamp CL331 Clear stamp 6x8 from Hero Arts = Birthday
2. Faber Castel Pencil Water Color 36 Colors
3. Paper : Voorjaar 36 Creative Design Paper 15x15 cm
4. Yellow Cardstock 17x13 cm
5. Butterfly from my stash
6. Memories Dye Ink Black and Artprint Brown.

Don't forget you could be the next Featured Fan ;) Simply post your creations on the CPS Fan Page at Facebook for a chance to be out next featured fan.

Thursday, March 25, 2010

Winner for Sketch 158

Sorry for the delay. Last week was a crazy week and I missed posting the winner of the prize for #158. That prize sponsored by Stamping Bella goes to:

108. Laurel S


Please contact us using the contact tab at the top of the page. Winner's have 1 week to claim their prize.

Be watching on Saturday evening to find out who won this week's prizes!!

CPS 159: Part 4



Don't Fret, Dearie
Debbie Olson

Supplies:
Stamps: Scattered Showers and Scattered Showers Additions (Papertrey Ink)
Paper: Garden Variety Strawberry Fields and Bloomers (Cosmo Cricket)
Cardstock Vintage Cream and Pure Poppy (Papertrey Ink)
Ink: Pure Poppy, Aqua Mist, New Leaf, Chamomile Distress Cube (Papertrey Ink)
Tools: sewing machine. corner rounders, Copic YR31 marker
Accessories: Aqua Mist Grosgrain, foam tape


Thinking of You
Kim Moreno

Cardstock: Core'dinatons (Core Impressions)
Patterned Paper: Melissa Frances
Felt Butterfly: Jenni Bowlin
Stamp: Papertrey Ink
Ink: Storage Unit Inks
Pearls: Glitz Designs
Jewel flourish: Zva Creative
Clear Butterfly: Heidi Swapp


Peace
designer- Charity Hassel

supplies:
cardstock, patterned paper, sticker- Basic Grey
sequins- Kaiser Kraft
glitter- Stickles


This week's prize is sponsored by:
Gina K Designs Illustrators--

Asela Hopkins
Melanie Muenchinger
Tami Mayberry
Theresa Momber

Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our Sponsor Spotlight team.

To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

CPS 159; Part 3--Gina K Designs Illustrators

This week's prizes are being sponsored by some of the Gina K Designs Illustrators. Yes, you read that correctly...Prizes...there are FOUR prizes to be given away this week. Each illustrator will be choosing a winner. Now for a peek of the sets being given away:

Fairy Tales by Tami Mayberry



Dream Birds by Asela Hopkins


Sending Sunshine by Theresa Momber


Pressed Flowers by Melanie Muenchinger


Here are some samples from the CPS designers featuring these sets. Also be sure to visit the Illustrators blogs (linked above) for more great ideas!


Make a Wish
Designer: Jeanne Streiff

Supplies:
Stamps: Gina K Designs (Fairytales by Tami Mayberry)
Card stock: (Tawny Dark, White, Simply Smooth White)
Patterned Paper: Basic Grey
Ink: Memento (Tuxedo Black), Ranger Distress (Brushed Corduroy)
Copic markers, sponge, Diamond Stickles, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L™ (E-Z Runner, 3D Foam Squares)


You Shine
Designer: Kimber McGray

Supplies:
Cardstock: Gina K Designs and Core'dinations
Patterned Paper: Little Yellow Bicycle
Stamps: Fairytales by Tami Mayberry for Gina K Designs
Ink: Momento
Markers: Copic
Punch: Stampin' UP!
Glitter: Stampendous
Foam Adhesive Squares by 3L Scrapbook Adhesives



Don't Lose Hope.
Maren Benedict

Supplies:
Dream Birds from Asela Hopkins for Gina K Designs
Cardstock & ribbon: Papertrey Ink
Ink: Tsukineko, Ranger & SU


Happy Spring
Designer: Lisa Silver

Supplies:
Stamps: Sending Sunshine (images by Theresa Momber) from Gina K Designs
Ink: Walnut Stain Distress ink by Ranger
Paper: Solar White Classic Crest by Neenah
Patterned Paper: Wisteria by Basic Grey
Color Media: Copic Markers by Imagination International
Tools: sewing machine and thread and Nestabilities by Spellbinder
Other: Opaque White pen by Inkssentials, Clear embossing powder by Ranger



"Praise The Lord"
Designer: Lea Lawson

Supplies: Stamps: Gina K Designs (Pressed Flowers set by Melanie Muenchinger)
Ink: Clearsnap (Pigment: magenta, citrine, black & Chalk: pink pastel)
Cardstock: Bazzill Basics
Paper: Basic Grey
Ribbon: Renaissance By Design
Twine: Darice Inc.
Button: Papertrey Ink
Jewels: Doodlebug Designs
Glitter: Ranger Stickles


To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

CPS 159 Part 2


Have a Sunshiney Day
Designer: Laura Williams

Supplies:
**stamps - Stamping Bella
patterned paper - My Mind's Eye
cardstock - Bazzill
ribbon, ink - CTMH


'Missing You' card
Rae Barthel

Supplies:
Cardstock: (white) Bazzill
Patterned paper: ('lily chopsticks' from Raspberry Tea collection) Prima
Chipboard journaling sticker: (from Shabby Chic collection) Prima
Rub-on: Crate Paper
Ribbon: (white satin) Michael's
Other: foam tape



Thank You

Designer: Carly Robertson


Supplies:
Stamps: Hero Arts and Papertrey Ink.
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink.
Pattern Paper: Papertrey Ink.
Ink: Memento and Stampin’ Up!
Markers: Copic
Rhinestones: Prima Marketing



This week's prize is sponsored by: This week's prize is sponsored by:
Gina K Designs Illustrators--

Asela Hopkins
Melanie Muenchinger
Tami Mayberry
Theresa Momber

Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our Sponsor Spotlight team.
To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Sunday, March 21, 2010

READER IDEAS - Week of 3/21/10

This week's prize is sponsored by: Gina K Designs Illustrators--
Asela Hopkins
Melanie Muenchinger
Tami Mayberry
Theresa Momber

Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our Sponsor Spotlight team.

Please post a direct link to the page featuring your CPS Sketch 159 inspired card below by Saturday March 27 at 8pm CST to be entered into this week's prize drawing. Be watching later in the week to see what one lucky reader will win.



*Mr Linky seems to be hiding on occasion. If you don't see the box to add your link above this message reloading the page will sometimes help. If that doesn't work please try back later or leave your link in the comments section. Sorry for the inconvenience


(Please note: CPS reserves the right to remove any links not linking directly to a CPS inspired card)

CPS 159 Part 1

CPS 159:




Designer Ideas:


Giraffe Birthday Card
Designer Angie Hagist

Supplies:
Cardstock: Bazzill, American Crafts
Stamps: Close to My Heart
Ink: Close to My Heart
Markers: Copic



PARTY TIME

Designer: Linda Beeson

Supplies:
Cardstock – Vintage/Core’dinations
Stickers – Quite Contrary/My Mind’s Eye
Patterned papers – Quite Contrary: Mary Mary/My Mind’s Eye
Sandpaper
Flower – Prima
Button – PaperTrey, Inc.
Self adhesive rhinestone – Queen & Co.
Corner rounder punch - Fiskars


Oh Baby!
Designer: Carla Peicheff

Supplies:
Cardstock: Coredinations Whitewashed
Paper: Making Memories
Stickers: Melissa Frances
Alpha: American Crafts Thickers
Blossoms: Prima & Prima centers
Stick Pin: Making Memories
Metal: Prima Say it in Studs
Tools: Cricut Expression & Graphically Speaking Cartridge (Provo-Craft)


This week's prize is sponsored by: Gina K Designs Illustrators--
Asela Hopkins
Melanie Muenchinger
Tami Mayberry
Theresa Momber

Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our Sponsor Spotlight team.

To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Friday, March 19, 2010

Facebook Friday--Linda McClain

Please welcome this week's Facebook Friday Featured Fan Linda McClain.



Here is Linda's super cute card using this week's sketch!!!

Supplies:
  • Embellishments – Stampin' Up! (SU) Button Bouquet
  • Fibers – SU Grosgrain ribbon, Gold Cord, Hemp Twine, and Dotted Grosgrain
  • Ink – Copic Markers, Spica Lemon Pen
  • Punches – Outside: SU Jewelry Tag, SU Slit, Creative Memories Corner Rounder. Inside: SU 1-1/2" Circle Punch, SU Circle Scallop, EK Success Border Punch, Word Window Punch
  • Paper – Neenah. SU Blush Blossom card stock, American Crafts (Botanique and LetterBox)
  • Stamps – Mo's Digital Pencil Birthday Hamster
  • Misc. – SU Pretty in Pink and Blush Blossom Stampin' Pastels, SU Crystal Effects, Art Glitter Vintage Glass glitter
Be sure and stop by Linda's Blog to see what other great creations she has to share as well as to find out more about this great card ;)

Don't forget YOU could be our next Featured Fan. Simply upload your cards to the CPS Fan Page on Facebook!

Thursday, March 18, 2010

CPS 158 Part 4



Wish you were here
Designer: Charity Hassel

Supplies:
patterened papers, stickers- Bella Blvd.
buttons- Basic Grey
cardstock- Bo Bunny
border punch- Fiskars



Love You
Designer: Laura Williams

Supplies:
stamps - Stamping Bella
cardstock - Bazzill
ribbon - MayArts
colored pencils - Prismacolor


Here for You
Designer: Debbie Olson

Supplies:
Stamps: VIntage Picnic Sentiments (Papertrey Ink)
Patterned Paper: Material Girl MIni Deck (Cosmo Cricket)
Cardstock: Vintage Cream and Terracotta Tile (Papertrey Ink)
Accessories: Terracotta Tile Satin Ribbon; Vintage Buttons (Papertrey Ink)
Tools: Ribbon Tags Trio (Spellbinders Paper Arts


This week's prize is sponsored by: Stamping Bella. Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our Sponsor Spotlight team.

To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

CPS 158 - Stamping Bella


'hello'
Designer Rae Barthel

Supplies:
Rubber stamp: 'happy forest' from Stamping Bella
Cardstock: (Raven) Bazzill; (white) Papertrey Ink
Patterned paper: scraps from American Crafts, Making Memories, Sassafras Lass, Tinkering Ink
Ribbon: Michael's
**Clear stamp: ('hello' from Mega Mixed Messages set) Papertrey Ink
Pigment Ink: (Onyx black) Tsukineko
Tag die: Nestabilities
Rhinestone: Michael's
Other: foam tape


Happily Ever After
Maren Benedict

Supplies:
Hanging Heart Block, Love Collage & sentiment from Stamping Bella
**Cardstock: Papertrey Ink
Patterned Paper: Kaiser Craft
Ink: VersaMark watermark, Ranger
Ribbon: Papertrey Ink
Tools: Creative Memories corner rounder, Spellbinders tag & Sizzix Big Shot


~Sunshine~
Carla Peicheff

Materials:
Stamps: Stamping Bella
Markers: Copics
Paper: Bella Blvd.
Blossom: Prima
Punch: Stampin' Up
Rhinestones: KaiserCraft


Sweet Pea
Carly Robertson

Supplies:
Stamps: Stamping Bella
**Cardstock: Papertrey Ink.
**Pattern Paper: Papertrey Ink.
Ink: Memento
Markers: Copic
**Ribbon and buttons: Papertrey Ink.


Always Measure Up!
Designer: Lisa Silver

Supplies:
Stamps: Leila Always Measures Up by Stamping Bella
Ink: Black Soot Distress ink by Ranger
Paper: Detail Blending Paper by Couture Cardstock, Kraft and Sunflower Light by Bazzill / Prism
Patterned Paper: Cherry Hill by October Afternoon
Tools: Nestabilities by Spellbinder, sewing machine and thread, Inkssentials Opaque White pen by Ranger, dog tag punch by EK Success
Ribbon: yellow ruler twill from Red Lead (local store)
Color Media: Copic markers by Imagination International






To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

CPS 158 Part 2


What's the buzz?
Designer: Kimber McGray

Supplies:
Cardstock: Core'dinations
Patterned Paper: Pebbles Inc
Stamps: Unity Stamp Company
Punches: Stampin' UP!
Twine: Jillibean Soup


"Let's Party!"
Designer: Lea Lawson

Supplies:
Cardstock: Bazzill Basics
Paper: Glitz Designs & Little Yellow Bicycle
Rub-ons: Glitz Designs & American Crafts
Stickers: Making Memories
Jewels: Westrim Crafts
Ribbon: Renaissance By Design
Twine: Darice Inc.
Button: Doodlebug Designs
Ink: Clearsnap (Chalk: charcoal)
Corner Rounder: EK Success


Birthday Wishes
Kim Moreno

Cardstock: Core'dintaions (Core Impressions- Jillibean Soup)
Patterned Paper: Jillibean Soup (Soup Staples collection)
Stamp: Papertrey Ink
Ink: Storage Unit Inks
Sticker: Bella Blvd.
Ribbon: Offray
Corner Rounder: Creative Memories
Stick Pins: Heidi Grace
Button: Fancy Pants
String: Coats and Clark
Scissors: Fiskars (edges of ribbon)

This week's prize is sponsored by: Stamping Bella. Be sure to check here each Wednesday to see what you could win along with some great samples from our Sponsor Spotlight team.
To enter this week's random drawing simply share your design with the CPS readers. Simply click on this week's sketch image in the side bar. This will take you directly to the post where you can add your link. Please use a direct link to your card so the readers can easily find it.