Thursday, April 29, 2010

CPS 164 Part 4


Designer: Jennifer Buck

Supplies:
Patterned Paper: Jillibean Soup Grandmas Christmas Soup
Stamp Set: Unity Stamp Co. Merry, Merry
Ribbon: Stampin' Up!
Button
thread





Merry Christmas
Designer: Angie Hagist

Supplies:
Cardstock: Bazzill
Patterned Paper: October Afternoon
Wildcard: October Afternoon
Ribbon: Michaels



Hang in There
Designer: Debbie Olson


Supplies: Tree Swing by My Favorite Things Stamps
Cardstock: Vintage Cream, Dark Chocolate (Papertrey Ink)
Patterned Papers: Earth Love Mini Deck by Cosmo Cricket
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Memento Rich Cocoa; Chamomile Vintage Distress System (PTI)
Coloring Medium: Copic Markers
Accessories: Dark Chocolate Twill (Papertrey Ink); Mini Pin (Tim Holtz)

Just Like Dad
Designer: Laura Williams

Supplies:
stamps - Tami Mayberry's Oh Boy! set by Gina K Designs
patterned paper - October Afternoon
cardstock - Couture Cardstock
ink - Close To My Heart
twine


Feel Better
Designer: Jennifer Buck

Supplies:
patterned paper: My Minds Eye Hip & Luxurious Basics
Unity Stamp Co. Heart Times stamp
My Minds Eye ribbon
gems
Copic markers

This week's prize is sponsored by: My Favorite Things. 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, April 28, 2010

CPS 164 Part 3


Birthday Girl
Designer: Carly Robertson

Supplies:
Stamps: My Favorite Things
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink.
Pattern Paper: Papertrey Ink.
Ribbon: Papertrey Ink.
Ink: Palette
Markers: Copic
Edge punch: Fiskars
Embossing: Cuttlebug Swiss Dots


~Friends See Things~
Designer: Carla Peicheff

Materials:
Stamps: My Favorite Things
Paper: Making Memories
Ribbon: Renaissance by Design
Button & Twine: Misc.
Ink: Memento & Copics
Brads: Bazzill
Cardstock: Stampin' Up & Neenah



"Happy Birthday"
Designer: Rae Barthel

Supplies:
My Favorite Things "Who's That Birthday Girl?" clear stamp set
Cardstock: Core'dinations
Patterned paper: My Mind's Eye, DCWV
Pigment Ink: Tsukineko
Chalk Ink: Clearsnap
Ribbon: Michael's



Chirp Chirp Chirp
Designer: Maren Benedict

Supplies:
My Favorite Things stamps
Cardstock & ribbon: Papertrey Ink
Ink: ranger distress ink & memento
Patterned Paper: Little Yellow Bicycle
Other: Copic markers, Janome sew mini

Birthday Girl
Designed by Lisa Silver

Supplies:
Stamps: Who's That Birthday Girl by My Favorite Things
Ink: Vintage Photo and Walnut Stain Distress ink by Ranger
Paper: Natural White by Neenah
Patterned Paper: Life Stories by My Mind's Eye
Embellishments: Silk ribbon by May Arts
Tools: Clear embossing powder by Ranger, Sewing machine and thread, Fabri-Tac glue by Beacon
Color Media: Copic markers by Imagination International (W1, 0, E00, E02, R35, R37, R39)



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, April 27, 2010

Note: This week's reader cards

We had a mix up with Mr Linky for this week. If you have posted a link to your card using CPS164, please repost the link on the Mr Linky post here. Sorry for any inconvenience.

CPS 164 Part 2


Best Friends
Designer: Jeanne Streiff

Supplies:
Stamps: Pure Innocence Boy & Dog – Dog-Gone Cute – My Favorite Things
Paper – Couture Cardstock
Patterned paper: Basic Grey
Ink: Memento (Tuxedo Black), Ranger Distress (Broken China)
Other: Copic markers, ribbon Offray, sponge, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L™ (E-Z Runner, 3D Foam Squares)



Mother's Day
Designer: Kimber McGray

Supplies:
Cardstock: Core'dinations
Patterned Paper: Little Yellow Bicycle
Chipboard: Little Yellow Bicycle
Pin: Little Yellow Bicycle
Ribbon: Creative Impressions
Foam Adhesive Squares by 3L Scrapbook Adhesives


"Forever Without End"
Designer: Lea Lawson

Supplies:
Cardstock: Bazzill Basics
Paper/Stickers/Rub-ons/Jewels: Glitz Designs
Ribbon: Renaissance by Design
Ink: Clearsnap (Chalk: charcoal)



You're Just My Style
Designer: Laura Williams

Supplies:
patterned paper - October Afternoon
buttons - PaperTrey Ink
sentiment stamp - Gina K Designs
ink - Close To My Heart
ribbon - Bazzill

This week's prize is sponsored by: My Favorite Things. 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.

Monday, April 26, 2010

CPS163 winner

The random winner for sketch 163 is
73. Lynda Benden

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

Sunday, April 25, 2010

CPS 164 Part 1

CPS 164:


CPS Designer Ideas:


Baby Boy
Designer: Charity Hassel

Supplies:
Cardstock- Bazzill
patterned paper, chipboard, felt, glittered letters- American Crafts



JUST A NOTE TO SAY THANKS
Designer: Linda Beeson

Supplies:
Cardstock - Core Essentials and Vintage/Core’dinations
Curious Iridescent Cryogen White/CutCardStock.com
Patterned paper – Zinnia: Green Floral/Little Yellow Bicycle
Stamps – Flowers/Hero Arts
Sticker sentiment - SRM
Copic Markers
Black Versafine stamp pad
Clear embossing powder – Stamps n’ Stuff
Self adhesive rhinestones – Recollections
Border punch – Martha Stewart
Glimmer Mist – Tattered Angels
Clear Paper Glaze – Aleene’s®
Sandpaper



Here's to Good Friends
Designer: Kim Moreno

Supplies:
Cardstock: Core'dinations
Patterned Paper: Jillibean Soup
Stamps: My Favorite Things
Ink: Storage Unit Inks
Ribbon: Creative Impressions
Jewels: Making Memories
String: Coats and Clark
Glitter: Pink Paislee (on glasses)
Markers: Copic
Corner Rounder: Creative Memories
Scissors: Fiskars (edge of ribbon)



This week's prize is sponsored by: My Favorite Things. 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, April 24, 2010

READER IDEAS - Week of 4/25/10

This week's prize is sponsored by: My Favorite Things. 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 164 inspired card below by Saturday May 1 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)

Thursday, April 22, 2010

CPS 163 Part 4


One the Move
Designer Tami Mayberry

Supplies:
Stamps: Gina K Designs (Oh Boy!)
Card stock: Gina K, Prism
Patterned paper: My Mind's Eye
Beads: Kaiser craft (colored with copic markers)
Prismacolor Pencils
Spellbinder's Dies





"Little Sweet Pea"
Designer: Lea Lawson

Supplies:
Cardstock: Bazzill Basics
Paper: K & Company
Stamps: Papertrey Ink (Baby Button Bits)
Ink: Clearsnap (Pigment: citrine, pink)
Jewels: Doodlebug Designs
Ribbon: Renaissance By Design
Corner Rounder: EK Success
Border Punch: Fiskars


Tomorrow
Designer Jennifer Buck

Supplies:
Blooming Button Bits Papertrey Ink
Patterned paper Jillibean Soup Old World Cabbage Stew
Kraft shipping tag Jillibean Soup
ribbon Papertrey Ink
Making Memories metal charm pieces.


Home Tweet Home
Kim Moreno

Cardstock: Core'dinations
Patterned Paper: Jillibean Soup (Old World Cabbage collection)
Journaling Spot: Jillibean Soup
Twine: Jillibean Soup
Tag: Jillibean Soup
Punch: Martha Stewart
Scissors: Fiskars
Corner Rounder: Creative Memories








This week's prize is sponsored by: The Cat's Pajamas. 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, April 21, 2010

CPS 163 Part 3

This week's sponsor is The Cat's Pajamas. On April 13 they released 5 brand new sets and a whole lotta goodies for the cardmaker's pleasure! The 5 new sets not only feature some of their favorite characters, but some fresh new ones as well! Be sure to visit The Cat's Pajamas to see all of their fun stamps. Also be sure to stop by their blog, for challenges, great project ideas, and lots of stampy inspiration! The Cat's Pajamas is offering this awesome prize to one lucky cardmaker - a set of 39 stamps, perfect for just about every holiday and occasion throughout the year! What fun!



And now, some more of The Cat's Pajamas inspiration from the CPS designers!


"Eat More Cake"
Designer: Rae Barthel

Supplies:
The Cat's Pajamas "You Say It's Your Birthday" clear stamp set
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink
Patterned paper: from Happy Day collection, S.E.I.
Pigment Ink: Tsukineko
Chalk Ink: (chestnut roan) Clearsnap
Ribbon: American Crafts
Pearls: Prima



Be My Love Monkey
Designer: Maren Benedict

Supplies:
The Cat's Pajamas Hearts & Flowers
Cardstock & ribbon: Papertrey Ink
Other: Copic marker


~Birthdays are Nature's Way~
Designer: Carla Peicheff

Materials:
Stamps: The Cat's Pajamas
Paper: SEI Black Orchid
Ribbon: Amercian Crafts
Stick Pin: Fancy Crafts
Rhinestones: TLC
Glitter: Rangers Stickles
Ink: Memento
Cardstock: Neenah
Tools: Stampin' Up Scallop Punch


Hey Honey
Designed by Lisa Silver

Supplies:
Stamps: Hearts and Flowers Clearly Swanky Set (S-8634) by The Cat's Pajamas
Ink: Black Soot Distress ink by Ranger
Paper: Detail Blending Paper by Couture Cardstock, Teal cardstock by Core'dinations
Patterned Paper: Joy Ride by Cosmo Cricket
Embellishments: Grungeboard arrow by Tim Holtz, twill by May Arts
Tools: Blank Canvas paint by Claudia Hellmuth, clear embossing powder by Ranger
Color media: Copic Markers
(E00, E02, E42, E44, 0, N1, N3, N5, R20, G00, BG0000, BG01, BG05, BG09, YR16, YR18)
Happy Birthday
Designer Carly Robertson

Supplies:
Stamps: The Cat’s Pajamas
Cardstock: Papertrey Ink.
Pattern Paper: My Mind’s Eye
Ribbon: Papertrey Ink.
Ink: Palette
Markers: Copic
Glitter: Martha Stewart

Great big thanks to this week's sponsor, The Cat's Pajamas!
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, April 20, 2010

CPS 163; Part 2


Sitting Here Stinking
Designer: Jeanne Streiff

Supplies:
Stamps: S-9667CL Happy Camper – The Cat’s Pajamas
Card stock: Couture Cardstock
Patterned paper: Basic Grey
Ink: Memento (Tuxedo Black), Ranger Distress (Brushed Corduroy)
Other: Copic markers, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L™ (E-Z Runner, 3D Foam Squares)


HAPPY BIRTHDAY CUPCAKE card
Designer: Linda Beeson

Materials:
Cardstock Core Essentials/Core’dinations
Patterned paper – Fly a Kite: Sprinklers/October Afternoon and Now That’s a Good Thing/Cosmo Cricker
Clear stamps – Vintage Cupcake set/Pink Persimmon
Copic Markers
Black Versafine stamp pad
Clear embossing powder – Stamps n’ Stuff
Self adhesive rhinestones – Queen & Co.
Fiskars corner rounder punch
Clear Paper Glaze – Aleene’s®
Sandpaper



Thanks so Much
Created by: Debbie Olson

Supplies:
Stamps: Printed Flowers (Hero Arts), Mixed Messages (Papertrey Ink)
Papers: Garden Variety Mini Deck (Cosmo Cricket)
Coloring Medium: Copic Markers
Tools: Spellbinders Double-Ended Tags, sewing machine, Copic Airbrush System
Accessories: Garden Variety Buttons (Cosmo Cricket); natural twill (twilltape.com)



This week's prize is sponsored by: The Cat's Pajamas. 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, April 18, 2010

CPS 163

CPS163



CPS Designer Ideas:

Be Yourself
Designer Laura Williams

Supplies:
stamps, ink, cardstock, jewels - Close To My Heart


We've Moooooved
Designer: Angie Hagist

Supplies:
Bazzill Cardstock
Technique Tuesday Stamps
October Afternoon patterned papers
Sharpie Markers
Close to My Heart Inks


I'm Grateful
Designer Kimber McGray

Supplies:
Cardstock: Core'dinations Core Impressions
Patterned Paper: Bo Bunny Press and American Crafts
Sticker: American Crafts
Punch: We R Memory Keepers and Stampin' UP!
Foam Adhesive Squares by 3L Scrapbook Adhesives



This week's prize is sponsored by: The Cat's Pajamas. 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, April 17, 2010

This week's winner

This week's winner is:

86. Toni Hinchcliffe

Please send your contact info using the link at the top of the page. Winner's have one week to claim their prize.


This week's prize is sponsored by: Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps. 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.

READER IDEAS - Week of 4/18/10

This week's prize is sponsored by: The Cat's Pajamas. 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 163 inspired card below by Saturday April 24 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, April 16, 2010

Facebook Friday--Jana Weaver

This week's Facebook Friday Fan is Jana Weaver!! Be sure to stop by her blog and leave her a comment :)




Here is her card:



Supplies used:
Stamps: Sweet LaLa by LaLa Land Crafts
Ink: Palette Noir
Paper: SU! Pink Pirouette, Baja Breeze, MFT Perfect Panel, My Mind's Eye Quite Contrary DP
Accessories: SU! Pretty in Pink corduroy Buttons, SU! Pretty in Pink Satin Ribbon, Copic Markers, dimensionals, silver spiral clip

Thursday, April 15, 2010

CPS 162; Part 4


Hi How Are You?
Designer: Laura Williams

Supplies:
cardstock - Bazzill (pink, navy) Close To My Heart (kiwi)
stamps - The {Stamps} of Life by Stephanie Barnard
ink - Close To My Heart
buttons



Flowers
Designer Tami Mayberry

Supplies:
Card stock: Prism, Gina K Designs
Stamps: Gina K Designs (Say it with flowers, Fairy Tales)
Flower: Sandylion
Ink: Clearsnap
Ribbon: May Arts



"Rainbow Love"
Designer: Lea Lawson

Supplies:
Cardstock: Bazzill Basics
Stamps: Unity Stamp Co.
Ink: Clearsnap (Pigment: black)
Ribbon: Offray
Jewels/Button: Doodlebug Designs
Embossing Machine: Cuttlebug by Provo Craft
Impression Plate: Papertrey Ink


Tomorrow is a new day
Designer Kimber McGray

Supplies:
Cardstock: Core'dinations Core Impressions
Patterned Paper: We R Memory Keepers
Stamps: Unity Stamp Company
Ink: Memento
Ribbon: Creative Impressions
Die: Spellbinders
Punch: We R Memory Keepers
Foam Adhesive Squares by 3L Scrapbook Adhesives


With Deepest Sympathy
Kim Moreno

Cardstock: Core'dinations
Patterned paper: Crate paper
Pearls: Jenni Bowlin
Stamps: Papertrey Ink
Ink: Storage Unit Inks
Corner Rounder: Creative memories


This week's prize is sponsored by: Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps. 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, April 14, 2010

CPS 162 Part 3

This week's CPS Sponsor Spotlight is Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps. Kraftin' Kimmie is a brand spankin' new Canadian rubber stamp company that produces deeply etched, unmounted rubber stamps using the fantastic images of several different artists! If you are into cute, whimsical and a little quirky....you'll love these stamps! They'll make you smile!

Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps is offering one lucky cardmaker four images, of the winner's choice, from any of their stamp lines! Thank you Kraftin' Kimmie!!!!!!

Be sure to visit Kraftin' Kimmie's website, (and check out the new releases that came out on April 11th!) And visit their blog for weekly challenges, and lots of inspiration!

Now enjoy some samples created by the CPS designers!


Good to be Queen
Designer Carly Robertson

Supplies:
Stamps: Kraftin Kimmie
Cardstock: Stampin’ Up! and Prism Papers
Ink: Ranger
Markers: Copic
Flowers: Perfectly Pretty Cards Etsy Shop
Tool: Crimper


~Beautiful Music~
Designer: Carla Peicheff

Materials:
Stamps: Kraftin' Kimmie
Paper: Stampin' Up, October Afternoon
Cardstock: Stampin' Up & Neenah
Markers: Copics
Ink: Memento
Buttons: Basic Grey
Twine: $ Store



Fairytale
Designer: Lisa Silver

Supplies:
Stamps: Princess Petunia by Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps
Ink: Walnut Stain Distress ink by Ranger
Paper: Classic Cream by Neenah, Blush Red Light and Medium by Bazzill
Patterned Paper: Rain Boots from Daydream collection by October Afternoon
Embellishments: loopy brads by Karen Foster, Satin ribbon by May Arts, Ivory Flower Soft, crystals by Zva Creative
Color Media: Copic markers by Imagination International (E00, E02, R20, R22, R24, W1, 0), Inkssentials Opaque White pen by Ranger
Tools: Quickie Glue pen by Sakura, clear embossing powder by Ranger



"You Make Me Happy"
Designer: Rae Barthel

Supplies:
Kraftin' Kimmie Rubber Stamps
Cardstock: Core'dinations
Patterned paper: (from Lemonade collection) BasicGrey
Buttons: My Mind's Eye
Fiber: waxed linen
Pigment Ink: Tsukineko



"Let's Make Beautiful Music"
Designer: Rae Barthel

Supplies:
Kraftin' Kimmie Rubber Stamps
Cardstock: Bazzill
Patterned paper: My Mind's Eye
Pigment Ink: Tsukineko
Chalk Ink: Clearsnap
Silver rhinestone stickers: Michael's



You're My Knight
Designer: Maren Benedict

Supplies:
Sir Galahad Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps
Cardstock & ribbon: Papertrey Ink
Patterned Paper: October Afternoon
Other: Copic markers, Janome sew mini


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, April 13, 2010

CPS 162; Part 2


Christmas Joy
Designer: Linda Beeson
Materials:
Cardstock – Jenni Bowlin Core Impressions/Core’dinations
Patterned paper – Thrift Shop: Great Find and Very Merry: Sing the Carols/October Afternoon
Very Merry Wild Cards – October Afternoon
Circle punch - Papershapers
Corner rounder punch - Fiskars
Sandpaper
Glitter brads - Doodlebug
3D Foam squares – Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L


Dream
Designer: Jeanne Streiff

Supplies:
Stamps: Kraftin’ Kimmie Stamps (Princess Petunia, Kimmie’s Fun Sentiments)
Card stock: Couture Cardstock
Patterned paper: Basic Grey
Ink: Memento (Tuxedo Black), Ranger Distress (Brushed Corduroy)
Other: Copic markers, Spellbinders (Nestabilities), Ultra Fine Flower Soft (Razzberry Fizz), buttons, pearls, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L™ (E-Z Runner, 3D Foam Squares)


Angry Ballerina
Designer Jen Buck

Supplies:
Kraftin' Kimmi Stamps Angry Ballerina
Jillibean Soup patterned paper
kraft, white, old olive card stock
copic markers
buttons

This week's prize is sponsored by: Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps. 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.