Krystal De Leeuw Stampin’ Up! Demonstrator

Monday, March 7, 2011

Challenge Monday 3.7.11

Hi Stamping Friends!!
Boy!  Was I a stamp happy girl yesterday!!!  After church, and Sunday School, and church (I was in a skit and had to be at both services!!).  I came home and stamped, and did laundry, and stamped, and made dinner, and stamped some more!!!  Oh my I had a wonderful time!!!  I tried to squeeze in as many challenges as I could.  I missed a few I really wanted to do, but there is only so much time in the day.  :)



STAMPS:  Easter Blossoms
PAPER:  Not Quite Navy, Pink Pirouette, Baja BReeze, Very Vanilla, Springtime Vintage DSP
ACCESSORIES:  Floral Fusion Sizzlet, Scallop Oval Punch, Oval Punch, Baja Seam Binding, Basic Pearls, Tasteful Trim die, Beautiful Wings Embosslit, Perfect Polka Dots EF,
TECHNIQUE:  Faux Stitching

Color Challenge:  COLOR THROWDOWN #131
Sketch Challenge:  THE SWEET STOP #98
Theme Challenge:  THE PAPER PLAYERS #37 Spring
Recipe Challenge:  4 CRAFTY CHICKS #27 Stitching




STAMPS:  Easter Blossoms
PAPER:  Crumb Cake, Soft Suede, Very Vanilla, Baja Breeze, Springtime Vintage DSP
ACCESSORIES:  Decorative Label Punch, Oval Punch, Scallop Ribbon Border Punch, Tasteful Trim die, Scallop Circle Punch, Crocheted Trim, Beautiful Wings Embosslit, Basic Pearls, Square Lattice EF, Basic Pearls, Designer Buttons, Baja Seam Binding, Vintage Flower Adornments

Color Challenge:  PALS PAPER ARTS #83
Sketch Challenge:  CASE STUDY #29
Recipe Challenge:  THE SPOTTED CHICK #48  Kraft Cardstock




STAMPS:  Vintage Vogue
PAPER:  Wild Wasabi, Very Vanilla, Sahara Sand, Garden Green Patterns DSP
ACCESSORIES:  Decorative Label Punch, Jumbo Brads, Designer Buttons, Fancy Flower Punch, White Grosgrain

Color Challenge:  STAMPIN' ROYALTY #61 (after I made this card, I remembered that SR does not accept projects that are entered in more than 3 challenges, and I went a little overboard with this one!  Oops!)
Sketch Challenge:  CLEAN AND SIMPLE #130
Theme Challenge:  FRIDAY MASHUP #34 Thinkin' Green
Theme Challenge:  THE PAPER VARIETY Green
Recipe Challenge:  STAMPIN' SISTERS IN CHRIST #79 Stamped Flowers
Recipe Challenge:  OUR CREATIVE CORNER 1=DSP 2=Layers 3=Stamp Images 4=Embellishments 



STAMPS:  Create A Cupcake
PAPER:  Daffodil Delight, Melon Mambo, Tempting Turquoise Patterns DSP, Ice Cream Parlor DSP (SAB)
ACCESSORIES:  Scallop Circle Punch, Circle Punch, Build a Cupcake Punch, Word Window Punch, Glimmer Brads, Melon Pom-pom Trim

Color Challenge:  THE STAMP-A-HOLICS #159
Sketch Challenge:  CREATE WITH CONNIE AND MARY #140



STAMPS:  Artistic Etchings, En Francais BG
PAPER:  Rich Razzleberry, Basic Black, Very Vanilla, First Edition DSP
ACCESSORIES:  Two Tag die, Razzleberry  Striped Grosgrain, Jumbo Eyelet, Raven Lace Trim (retired), Crocheted Trim, Black Taffetta Ribbon, Vintage Brad, Basic Pearls

Color Challenge:  THE PLAY DATE CAFE #71
Sketch Challenge:  GET SKETCHY #77

Well that's all for today!!  I hope you can stop back by tomorrow and see what I've created for the color challenge over at the ColourQ.  Super fun colors this week!

Thanks for stopping by!
Happy Stamping!

50 comments:

Always Playing with Paper said...

Wowza Krystal! Love ALL those gorgeous cards! I especially love the flowers you created on the first card. The green card, made with Vintage Vogue is a total wow! Love it!
Thanks for joining us at the Paper Players this week! Looks like you had a terrific stamping day!! And in a skit too! Wow!

LeAnne said...

These are ALL incredible, Krystal! Do you keep a notebook of all the challenges in which you'd like to participate? I try to do that but I always seem to miss something! You are a stamping machine! Thanks for playing along with the CTD this week, too!

~jan said...

Wow, all that happiness translated into some gorgeous cards! :) The Vintage Vogue is simply wonderful-love the sentiment so very much. Thanks for playing iwth us at The Paper Variety!

Shelley said...

That's all?! Really?! They are all stunning! How messy is your stamping area after creating all these beauties? How do you keep track of all these challenges? Would love to know!

Ronalyn said...

WOW!!! Love, Love your cards!

Yapha said...

Those are great! I love that vintage vogue one. I'm impressed you did that 1,2,3,4, challenge. I saw it and ran the other way!

Sarah Gough said...

Great work with the 1-2-3-4 challenge! I love the green for St Pats! Thanks for playing along with OCC this week.

Debbie Henderson said...

You are very creative at combining challenges. All great cards! Thanks for playing with us at CCMC!

Suzy said...

BEAUTIFUL cards! Thanks for sharing your GREEN at TPV this week :)

Miesje said...

Those are all really pretty cards! All in one day - that is amazing! Thanks you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ.

patti west said...

All of your cards are awesome - but I especially love the green vintage card! The bold green flower & button take center stage. :) Thanks for playing with us at The Paper Variety!

patti west said...

p.s. I love your sentiment "Life happens. Love helps." So true!! :)

Julie said...

Wow, the mojo was flowing at your house! All of your cards are absolutely fanastic! Thanks for joining us at CASE Study this week.

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

Fabulous bunch of cards - all really beautiful. You did a terrific job on the 1-2-3-4 challenge for the OCC - especially with the two layer limit! Love the green and the hand stamped paper. So happy that you joined in the fun with us this week at Our Creative Corner.

Nance said...

Wowzie whiskers Krystal--you *are* a machine! Hard to say which one is my favorite but I am partial to the one you made for us at the Paper Players! Love that stamp set and your flowers are gorgeous! Thanks for joining us this week!

Kristin said...

Wow1 You were busy! I love the colors you choose for the card with the flowers and the large dimensional flower is wonderful. Great job on the Our Creative Corner Challenge this week!

Sara Mattson-Blume said...

All beautiful! I love the colors, the details, the layers..oh so lovely!

PapierGirl said...

Gorgeous collection of cards! Thanks for joining us this week at GS! :)

Cards by Gina said...

Wow! So many beautiful cards! We truly appreciate you playing along with us at PPA this week! Great job on the color challenge.

Ann Schach said...

Wow, Krystal! I don't know how you do it! I am in awe of your work. These are all fabulous! So many great details! Thanks for joining us at The Paper Players!

Deb said...

Super awesome cards! I LOVE them all!! The Create a Cupcake card is so super cute! I just love the pompom trim on it! Great job on the sketch and thanks for playing with us at Create with Connie and Mary!

Fiona said...

Love the rich feel to your colour splash card Krystal! Thanks for playing along with us over at the Play Date Cafe :)

Heidi Baks said...

Beautiful cards! You had quite a successful stamping day!! Love the Spring Blossoms, the Vintage Vogue one looks so unique in that color palette, and the Artistic Etchings looks fabulous!

April said...

Very pretty cards! I love your style. :) Thanks for playing along with us at The Paper Variety!
- April

Ellen Pruett (aka Chipper) said...

Krystal, you just totally blow me away with your talents! I would love to live close to you so that we could stamp together.

Terry Blais said...

Beautiful cards! Thanks so much for playing along with Friday Mashup!.

Julee (Vervegirl) said...

These are all absolutely gorgeous! So much style!!!

Deb B (Debadoo) said...

Those are all gorgeous Krystal! What a busy day you had, you must run on adrenaline! Can't wait to put my order in that has a lot of what you used here, so I can play with these goodies too. I'm normally not a collage type person, but yours are always so pretty.

Leanne said...

Wow, very nice, thanks for joining us this week at 4 Crafty Chicks!

Elizabeth said...

I love your Easter Blossoms card! What a grea idea to emboss the DP. And you did a great job layering the punches for the sentiment. I passed over the Dec Label punch....now I'm thinking it's a 'must have' after seeing how you used it!

The Spotted Chick said...

WOWZERS girl, are you on a roll or what??? Look at all these magnificent creations of yours! Unbelievable!! They are all GORGEOUS and so creative!! Thanks so much for playing along in my That's Krafty Thursday challenge! {{{hen hugs}}}

Shirley Pumpkin said...

Wow girl.. you got the mojo!! and it just don't stop!! lol I love all the cards they are beautiful. Thanks for coming over and doing the challenge again at friday mashup!! We love having you!!!

Hugs
Shirley
lookatmycutestuff.blogspot.com

Belinda Keller said...

Holy Cow, you were crafting it up! I have those days too. All of your cards are very beautiful! Thanks for playing with us at Friday Mashup!

Belinda
http://studiobeedesigns.blogspot.com/

Shelby Goolsby said...

Oh, my these are all so pretty!! Thank you for joining us at the Sweet Stop.

Mary Brown said...

All of your cards are GREAT! LOVE the cupcake one - bright and cheerful! Thanks for playing along this week on the Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge!

Colleen Dietrich said...

Krystal, you've been a busy crafter! All your cards are pretty, but I especially love the one you did for our challenge at the Play Date Cafe. I love that Artistic Etchings set. THanks for playing with us.

Ruby said...

A lovely collection of cards, but your Paris one for PDCC is my favourite, it's GORGEOUS!!! I love all things French and the detail on your card is FAB!! Thanks for playing along with us at the Play Date Cafe!

Carole'Anne AKA Stampin Stressaway said...

you did a wonderful job with the colour challenge for Stampaholics
thank you so much for playing along with us!

Mickey Roberts said...

I'm really looking forward to Monday's when you post your challenges. All of these challenge cards are just awesome!

Jaclyn Miller said...

Your Play Date Cafe entry is gorgeous. Great combination of vintagy Paris elements and a perfect fit with that fun ribbon. Thanks for playing!

Jean Martin said...

WOW!!! These are fabulous! I love all the eye candy! So glad you could join us at CASE Challenge this week! :)

Sabrina aka okimom2girlz said...

Oh my goodness, Krystal, all of your cards are stunning!! Sure looks like you had a great time! ;D Thanks for playing along in this weeks Stampin' Sisters in Christ Challenge!! Hugs and blessings, Sabrina

Holly said...

All your cards are great! Thanks for joining us at The Mashup!

Connie Babbert said...

So cute, love that cupcake card you did for the Create with Connie and Mary challenge this week! Thanks for playing!

Rebecca Ednie said...

YOur cards are lovely! Thanks for playing with us at the OCC this week. Is the sentiment a stamp too? I think that might make 4 stamps total? Of course I might be counting wrong...

MariLynn said...

Krystal, these are all fantastic cards. I love the butterflies on your second card. I like the sentiment on your "Green" card. Thanks for sharing it with the Stampin' Sisters in Christ. Have a blessed day today!

Lisa said...

Thanks for playing the Create with Connie & Mary challenge!

Denise Marzec said...

Wowwwww, these are all so GORGEOUS!!

Jennifer Rzasa said...

Your cards are lovely! Thanks for playing along with us at Our Creative Corner!

Tanya Boser said...

Wow, you are a much more efficient stamper than I am... These are all fabulous!!