Thursday, June 28, 2012

12 Months of Halloween Challenge, Simply Challenged Challenges

Welcome back to our final challenge for June.  The 28th of every month is Halloween here, so here's your spooky challenge

 Hidden passages... create a Halloween projects with pull outs, windows, doors, anything you can open and close and find another hidden image!

All you have to do to join in our challenge is use a SimplyBStamps image on your project, and follow the challenge theme.  Need some inspiration,make sure to go to Simply Challenged Challenges
Make sure to check out all the Design Team blogs and leave them so love! :-)

My Project I made is a hidden passage Book, it is for my Grandbabies Halloween pictures for this year! Now for pic's of all the different places you can put images, photo's, journaling, and anything else you want to put in.
I used toole to wind through the binding of the book, that is a Halloween pin through the toole.
 These are the six Emo Halloweenie's 

 Lots of pockets to hide things in and put photos in...
Here is devil Rio...
This guy is Miller Frankenstein!! 

 what is hiding behind the window.....yes it is Mummy Lola! :-)

Here is Pumpkin London  

Witch Betty................................................................these pockets pull out and there are pockets in the top too that the tags pull UP!

Vamp Christian... isn't he AWESOME!!

and for the end of my book I decided to put Mummy Lola leaving.........:-) The moon background is a Make it Crafty Background that I have put with a few of these images! If you would like this background you can get it at :
I have modified this background to what I wanted for this scene..
All images are colored with my Copic Markers, I hope you enjoyed my book and don't forget to check out Simply Betty Stamps @

 something else you need to be reminded about...
The STUNNING new Halloween Steampunks 2012 are only available in Digi form for a very very limited time...when they are gone they are gone..... they then wont be available to the autumn and then it will be in red rubber and NOT all 6 of the beautiful images. So go get your while they are still there!

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Steampunk Halloween 2012 set by Simply Betty

 Well Betty has done it again.. ANOTHER EXCLUSIVE release!! These are AMAZING and have kept me very busy getting them all done up this week! PLEASE go check them out as they will only be available as a digi for 4 days, then only certain ones will be available in Rubber form...they are on Special so don't delay!
I started out saying this one is my favorite, then it changed to that one is my Favorite and now I just LOVE THEM ALL and couldn't pick a Favorite it I tried!

Amarantha, Archie In Grave Yard

 A Little Arsenic Before Bed

 A Little Arsenic Before Bed

 Amarantha Red Ribbon



Jack & Jill

Hope you like them, they are all colored with Copic Markers

Friday, June 22, 2012

CC from the AWESOME Teen Scene GLAM ROCKERS, Simply Betty Stamps

 WOW, have you seen CC from the TEEN SCENE GLAM ROCKERS
If you like him you will just LOVE the rest of the rest too! Oh I am just in LOVE with them..

I used my Copic Markers
BG 70,72,75
T1, 4, 6
W00, 1, 3
E42, 44, 47, 49
and this awesome paper is Best Creations Inc. ROCK STAR

Remember that all of the limited time releases are on sale right now and they will ALL be gone SOON so go check them out before it is to late!!

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Simply Challenged Challenges, ANYTHING GOES!

This weeks Challenge is ANYTHING GOES!! So I picked Ash, 
she is from the Teen Scene Glam Rocker set
Isn't she just AWESOME!! 
Found this Fantastic paper that I thought was a PERFECT FIT!
She is colored with my Copic Markers
N3,6,8 10
Paper is Moxxie Showstopper Hip to the Hop
Used my spellbinders nestabilities for the shape behind her.. and the tag is a Die-namics die I used to cut out that shape.
Go check out the rest of the DT's AWESOME examples and join in the fun at

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Spooky Hollow Collection, Simply Betty stamps



Here are three of the Spooky Hollow Collection, I just LOVE them.. you can get the entire set right now for $18 at
You can also get this entire line of AWESOME Paper at Simply Betty's make sure to check it out too! 
Hope you like them

Friday, June 15, 2012

Maiden with Long Golden Hair, Make it Crafty

OMG, when I saw her I just COULDN'T wait to get her printed off and color her She is another one of Make IT Crafty's new releases! 
If you have not seen the new release yet you just have to go take a peek!

I used my Copic Markers
E000,00,01,11, BV20 for flesh
R21 lips
E47,57, 08,09 & YR 14 for hair
G82,85,94 YG67 for her dress
BG 02, 07 for her eyes

and 8 hours of coloring time! :-)

Fairest of all Princesses Digi, Make it Crafty

Well what do you think of her? She is one of Make it Crafty's Newest Digi release. Just came out yesterday!  If you haven't seen the new line yet you MUST go check them out... they are Fantastic and you will be seeing them on my blog as I get them colored up! :-)
I used my Copic Markers
BG 70,72,75,78 = dress
B00,01,02 = bird, eyes
E000,00,01,11 and BV20 = flesh
E42,44,47 = hair
R01,02,21= top of dress and shoes, lips
I picked these colors to match with my new paper pack I got Graphic 45 A Ladies Diary
Sprayed my roses and candy dots to match and threw in a light pink Swirl flourish for some extra bling...
Hope you like her

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Sene it Challenge

Today we have another new challenge for you at Simply Challenged Challenges, just like last weeks; it's open for one month, so plenty of time to join in the fun.

Scene It! - We are challenging you to recreate a scene from a movie of your choice, it' can be a scene from the movie, or even the DVD Cover Picture, as long as it's got something to do with a Movie and you use a SimplyBStamps image, then it open to your interpretation.

This week all of the SCC DT have all been working with images from the Toxic Teen Collection, a fun and funky collection of images perfect for Kids/Teens/Tweens Cards.

SO can you guess what MY MOVIE Is? 

Want to see more of this AWESOME collection? 
Make sure to go check out all the rest of the DT's awesome projects for some more amazing inspiration! 

Don't forget to grab yourself some Digis at the bargain price of 12 for $25, the code is valid until Midnight PST 14th June, so still a little time to treat yourself.

Join us again next week for another fun challenge, and some more awesome inspiration from our wonderful Design Team.


Sunday, June 10, 2012

Beetle Juice & Lydia, Simply Betty Stamps

 I finally got my Beetle Juice & Lydia card completed! YEAH!! I have been trying to get this done for a while but other things kept getting in my way! LOL
My daughter Cynthia used to watch this show every day and just LOVED it! when I saw these on the Simply Betty site I knew I just HAD to HAVE THEM!!! : for Rubber Stamps : for Digi stamps

I used my Copic Markers
E000,00,01,11 = flesh - Lydia
E30,31,33,34 = Flesh for Beetle Juice
N1, 2, 3,6,8
B91,93,95,97 = stripes on Beetle Juice pants , Lydia's pants and eye shadow
RV02,04,09 = Lips of Lydia
YR 21, 23, 24 = Beetle Juice teeth and Beetles
R21, 22 = tongue
BG 70,72,75 = stripes on Beetle Juice pants
Paper = Echo Park - Boys : Stripe, Arrows

Hope you like them as much as I do, they were really a BLAST!

Saturday, June 9, 2012

Emily, Simply Betty stamps

 Meet Emily, One of the Burton Chibis Collection

Now how adorable is she... She could be colored so many ways! She of course does NOT HAVE to be a corpse... but she sure is cute like this!
Copic Markers
B0000, 00, 02 = flesh
YG03,63,67 = leaves
N1, 3, 6, 8, 10 = hair / shoes
R22, 24, 27, 29, 39 = flowers / eye lids
Paper = Little Yellow Bicycle: Swoon
Diamond Stickle & Candies
Hope you like her

Mr Todd, Simply Betty Stamps

 Meet Mr Todd! Isn't he AWESOME!!

I used my Copic Markers
E000,00,01,11 Bv20
N10, 8,6,3,2,1
Paper is Teresa Collins World Traveler:  Filmstrip, Words & Geometric
Dark red pearls
Blood drops are done with a Martha Stewart Drippy Punch! 
Black calk to go across Mr Todd to make him not so perfect and the background not so white...
Hope you like him as much as I do!

Friday, June 8, 2012

Lady Raven, Kenny K stamps

WOW this is Lady Raven....  You know how you see something and this Picture just POPS into your head? Well that is what happened to me as soon as I saw her, so just had to go get her! My First Kenny K stamp!! :-)

 I used my Copic Markers 
RV02,04,09 = lips
E000,00,01,11& BV20 = flesh
R22 = tatoo
N10,8, 6, 3, 2, 1 = hair / boots
N3, 2, 1 = collar
BG70,72,75,78 = clothing
Paper is by Dilly Dally and it is Miss Caroline
The Doily in the back is a die I bought called English tea party by Doily Dies, LOVE having a die I can cut my own out of whatever papers I want! 
Pearl Flourish 
and the Sentiment is by Scrappy Moms Stamps at
Hope you like her

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Simply Challenge Challenges, Embrace your Inner Betty

Welcome to Simply Challenge Challenges first challenge. This is so exciting for me as it is my first challenge with them too! :-) We will be having 4 challenges per month, with each challenge lasting a month, so today's challenge SCCJune7 is open for entries until July 6th and then we'll post SCCJuly7.

On the 7th of the month we will have a Hosted by... challenge, which will be hosted by DT and Guest DT members.
On the 14th of the month we will have a Themed Challenge.
On the 21st of the month we will have an Anything Goes Challenge - you just need to use a SBS image.
On the 28th of the month we will have our 12 Months of Halloween Challenge - a different Halloween Challenge every month of the year.

Prizes!!! Well you never know what the prize will be every now and again there will be a Suzi' Surprise Prize, all they said is that it will be based on participation in the challenges, so you gotta be in it to win it!!

Now onto today's challenge;
Hosted by Betty - Embrace your Inner Betty
Your challenge is to create a project using any of the 'Betty' images from SBS to show us your Inner Betty, we want to see what Betty's images mean to you, so you might want to make a fun and quirky card, or something spooky and beautiful, it's up to you!!
Make sure you go check out all the DT's projects too, and leave them some LOVE!! 

and here is my Embrace your Inner Betty project: I chose this for Embrace Your Inner Betty because Betty is Beautiful inside and out, BUT you HAVE to HAVE fun too and be a kid at heart! :-) 
If you would like to get her or any of the other Betty's for yourself just go to: 
Hope it inspires you to join in the fun!