Thursday, May 31, 2012

Amarantha and Archie, Simply Betty Stamps

 Well here is the next digi from the Classic Collection Steampunks 2 made into a card...
 OMG these images are just truly amazing....if you have never colored a SCENE image then you are really missing out..I had never done a scene until I found Simply Betty.. wow what fun
I used Pan pastels for my background and my Copic markers for Amarantha and Archie
I hope you like it
 Copic Markers
E11, 00
YG 03, 63, 67
N2, 3, 5, 6, 7
E31, 32, 34
Y08 & YR23

Monday, May 28, 2012

Classic Collection 2

 Well did you go look at the Set of Classic Collection 2 stamps at

Well I got some more of the series done all up now, so thought I would share....they are a BLAST to do.....
Don't forget they are available through Thursday as digi form, on sale for $3.50 through Monday then back to their normal pricing of $4.25 Tuesday through Thursday.  
Pre-sale of rubber is available on these as well, once they sell out in rubber they will not be restocked at all.  About 50 of these will be available.  They will not be in digi form again in a very long time either, may not be back in digi at all.  Grab these before they sell out or go out of digi form!
 Amarantha meets Archibald
Charlotte  the Spider Lady
 Hope you like them

Sunday, May 27, 2012

Simply Challenge Design Team Steampunk Classic Collection 2 New Release

Well did you like yesterday's Release? Well just wait till you see today's!!

  A new classic collection by the awesome Abigail Larson! Created for her own books and stories..

check them out as they are Absolutely AWESOME!!

Steampunk Classic Collection 2
You don't want to miss this release! WOW they are AMAZING! 
If you want yours then go check out Simply Betty Stamps at:

This is my version of
Lavina Outing

Colored with my Copic Markers
E000,00,01,11, 13 BV20 = flesh
E08,09, 57 & YR14 = hair
YR 21,23,24 = rose in hair / on dress
V0000,000,00,01,12 = top of dress and shawl
Flowers are sprayed with V12, YR20, 21 ,23 ,24
Paper is Basic Grey:  Plumeria - Cleopatra &Wild Grape bistro
Shape is cut with my Spellbinders Nestabilities

 Okay now you have seen what I have done but make sure to go check out what the rest of the Design Team has done and leave them some comments! :-)
 They are available today through Thursday as digi form, on sale for $3.50 through Monday then back to their normal pricing of $4.25 Tuesday through Thursday.  

Pre-sale of rubber is available on these as well, once they sell out in rubber they will not be restocked at all.  About 50 of these will be available.  They will not be in digi form again in a very long time either, may not be back in digi at all.  Grab these before they sell out or go out of digi form!

There are deals on the pre-order of rubber as well, just check them all out on the site!  Have fun shopping for these beauties and please, please remember to share all your creations with us on facebook, she usually picks guest DTs from there and of course from the new Challenges site! 

Saturday, May 26, 2012

The Great Outdoors, Limited Release

Okay by now you have all heard that I MADE THE SIMPLY BETTY CHALLENGE DESIGN TEAM!!!!!! IF you didn't hear then you know now! :-) Yes I am so excited as i just LOVE all her stamps, she is just an AMAZING woman, and Artist!If you don't have any of her stamps then you MUST go check out her site!!

Today we have a limited time Digi release!  Yep Limited; from today Saturday May 26th through Thursday May 31st, and yep the $3.50 sale price applies!  So grab these cuties before they are retired for a while as digi's!  

Let's check out the new Jude & the Rockers Outdoors!!
just click on "NEW"

Miss Ranger Lilli

Colored with Copic markers
E000,00,01,11 BV20 = flesh
R08,YR04,07,09 = shirt
E23,25,27 = shoes / eyes
YG03,63,67 = hat / pants / tie
E 29,27,25,23,21 = hair

 Snap Shot Ariel

E000,00,01,11 BV20 = flesh
YG03,63,67 = pants / hat
E49,47,44,42 = hair
E42,43,44 = shoes
R27 = tongue

Which Way Brittany

E000,00,01,11 BV20 = flesh
E08,09,57 YR14 = hair
YG03,63,67 = shorts
Y21,23, 26, 28 = shirt
E21,23,25,27 = deer
E42,43, 44 = shoes

And you can get all this amazing paper line at Simply Betty Stamps too! It is the Great Outdoor line by Echo Park! Absolutely Amazing and great fun to work with..

Of course we will also have rubber available for these cuties!  However it is in a pre-order status.  Rubber sheets are now available for $30!  All six new images on an unmounted full rubber sheet!  But wait!  There's more!  With the purchase of the sheet you will get the digi's free!
Now go check out what all the other Design team members have done and make sure to give them all some really sweet comments, they LOVE to hear from you!

So what do you think pretty cute yeah?  See you all tomorrow for day 2 of our next Limited Digi and pre-order rubber line... it's to DIE for!  Dark and beautiful and from one of our favorite artist's!  Can you all guess who? Then you just have to WAIT to see! :-)

Bikini London, Simply Betty Stamps

 Okay so meet Bikini London! Isn't she AWESOME!!! now I LOVE doing hair and hers was a BLAST! WOW, first one I ever did with ringlets!!
of course you can get her yourself at

I colored her first with my Copic's, I used
E000,00,01,11,13 flesh
E57,08,09,57 hair
YG21,23, 25 Bikini and scarf and glasses
Sand is E 31,33, 34
Sky is BG 01
Sky and sand are sprayed on with my compressor and Copic's
Paper is the Beach line out  called Summer Soul by Fancy Pants
and of course my nestabilities for the shape she is cut out by...
Hope you like her

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Lola Addams, Simply Betty Digi

She will be released this coming Friday as I got her on a early release sale! :-)
Here's LOLA Addams... isn't she AWESOME! Tried some new shading with her, around her feet, neck, face.. what do you think?
Paper is Bella BLVD /Sunshine Happiness, Popsicle Kisses, Happy Clouds, Wild about you
Copic Markers
E000,00,11,BV20 = flesh
BG70,72,75,78 = clothes
YR04,07,09,R08 = orange of ball
Y13,15,17,19 = yellow of ball
E49,47,44,42 = hair
E31 = shadow around feet
Pearls are sprayed with YG04
Hope you like her

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Maya, digi stamp

Well today I got one more card made so since I was sitting here I decided I would get it posted. Bought this digi stamp this morning, thought she was so beautiful and elegant that I couldn't refuse....
So this is what I did with her, what do you think? 

Colored with my Copic Markers
E57,08,09 YR 14 = hair
E000,00,11,BV20 = flesh
RV02,04,06,09 = lips
YR04,07,09 R08 = orange butterfly
Y13,19 = yellow butterfly
B00,02,04 = blue butterfly
BG000 = background
E40, 41 = dandelions 
Hope you like her....

Elphie, Saturated Canary
Ahhhh isn't she adorable..... I have been dying to color her, but haven't done it till today! I used paper from Authentique Paper pack Journey
The die is Memory Box die Pristine Border punch and my Copic Markers of course!
I hope you like her...

Strawberries / Butterflies

A Friend asked me a Favor, she asked me to color this for her so she would have a guide to go by.. you can get this image at you have to join there site and then they have lots of images you can download.
So this is my version of the beautiful Strawberries.

Copics =
 RV00, 02, 04, 06, 09 = strawberries
for the leaves I used lots of different greens YG03,63,67 G21, 24, 28, YG91,93, 95
sky = BG000,
Blue butterfly = B00,02,04
Orange big butterfly = YR23,24, YR04,09
small orange butterfly = YR12,15,21

Monday, May 7, 2012

Lifeguard Christian

Well Lifeguard Christian, from Simply Betty has now been put out to see, I got him on an early pre release sale!
Found this Awesome paper this morning Summertime Ticket to Ride, Summertime Sandcastle, Summertime Day at the Beach all by TPC Studio
Used my punch for the corner embellishments, my Cricut for the THUMBS UP and the font..I used Life's a Beach cartridge...
Copic Markers
E0000,000,01,11 = flesh
E30,31,33,35 = sand
E49,47,44,42 = hair
Shirt / surf board = Y11,04,08
Surf board = Y04,07,09,R08
Shorts = R39,29,27,24, 08
Surf Board = YG 03,63,67
Surf board = B24,26,28
Hope you like Lifeguard Christian as much as I do

Water Balloon London, Summer Fun Rio

Well I bought these ADORABLE new Digi's from Simply Betty's new release coming out this FRIDAY!!! I got these on a pre- release deal she had going to the 1st 25 people that ordered them...hopefully she will be doing these pre-release deals more often! Love having them before they are released!!!!
I was THRILLED to be one of the first 25, and oh you should see the rest of the release.....
Decided to make these into a layout for summer...Used TPC Studio Papers, SUMMER TIME Beach Stripe, SUMMER TIME At the SHORE, SUMMER TIME at the BOARDWALK.
Colored both girls with my Copic Markers and had a blast
Used my Cricut Life's a Beach cartridge for my Font and what else could I name it but Come on... DARE  Me...
Hope you like them

Friday, May 4, 2012

Oval Portrait, Simply Betty digi stamp
Okay got another one done today and even got it made into a card! Oh this one is one of my Favorites, she is just stunning... and LOTS of fun to color
She is also a Simply Betty Digi stamp...

I hope you like her as much as I do!
Copic's I used are

Betty Bolts and Baxter Digi
I can see I just might get a LOT done today while sitting :-)
I just love this digi image from Simply Betty Stamps
Copic Markers
E40,41,42 puppy / skull
N1,3,5,7,9 = hair / shoes / bolts
BG0000,000,10 = flesh
R12,14,17,29 = shoes / dress, eyes
RV02,04,09 = lips

Emo Rio

Well I had a little tiny foot surgery this morning so I now have DOC's Permission to sit and do nothing but COLOR today, FOOT UP!!!! YEAH!!! First thing I got done today is this! &
Simply Betty & Make it Crafty meet to make one Amazing Image! I took Make it Crafty's Background and put one of Simply Betty's Amazing Digi's on it and whala! Emo Rio is an absolutely BEAUTIFUL Digi and I wanted her to have a great background to go with her... Maybe if I keep hounding Simply Betty she will start doing some of her own Backgrounds too! :-) Shhhhhh:-)
Colors I used...let's see
E 21, 23, 25, 27, 29 = fence
E01, 04 = face
E23, 25 = eyes
E57, 08,09,YR14 = hair
Y32, 35, 38 = moon
YR12, 14, 18, E08 for one pumpkin
YR04, 07, 09  for other pumpkins
BG70, 72,75,78 = dress
N3, 5, 7 = shoes
RV02, 04 = lips
YG05,06,13 = grass
YG03,63,67 = grass
G21,24,28 = grass

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Summer Zombie Rio
This is one of Simply Betty's new Summer Zombie Releases... I did a little bit of Editing on Rio and took out some things so she wouldn't be a zombie right now.... Did her as a Zombie too, but not finished up you can see she has been out in the sun just a little bit to long and has a slight sun burn... she forgot her
Paper is from a Beach Paper pack I got at one of the local stores, those are candy dots as the embellishments.
Copic Markers
E000,00,11, R01, 02 = flesh
Swimsuit / hat = RV17,19,69
Beach towel = BG 18, 15, 13, 11
BG, 000, 01, 02
Sand = E30, 31, 33
Cup / glasses = Y28, 26, 21
Hair = E49, 47,44,42
Sky = BG0000

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Rock Star Lily, Simply Betty Digi
Ahhhh ANOTHER AWESOME new release from Simply Betty... I cropped her in before I printed her out and I used stickle on the microphone and her belt buckle and the corners ( Not sure if you can see that in the photo ) The corners are a punch I have..
Got my paper packs out and found this AWESOME paper from BoBunny The Alora Collection
Used Copic Markers
BG 70, 72, 75, 78
YR 21, 23, 26, 28
YG91, 93, 95, 98
R20, 21,22
W1, 3
E25, 27
Hope you like her as much as I do!