Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Angel Wings & Candy Canes...

Hello friends!

It's another wonderful Wednesday,

which for me equates to a pair of challenges to share with you.

Up first a glimpse of what I created for Paper Pretties...

This week's Paper Pretties Wednesday Challenge

is to use the following sketch...

Hot off the proverbial press...(just released 2 days ago )

And how I flew her into this week's 'rotated' sketch...

Astra is ready to shine in these challenges:

365 CardsLOUD & Clear (BIG sentiment))
A Spoon Full of Sugar Relish to Embellish
ColourQchallenge 57: cherry cobbler, Cajun craze, more mustard, taken w/ teal, vanilla

Digital Tuesday challenge #83 I've been FRAMED +digi
Stamp with Fun all that can FLY

trademark shiny nose; check

lavishly textured wings; check!

playful twist; check!

mix n match title; check!
... definitely an creation!

We can't wait to see your take on this awesome sketch!
Link back your NEW creation to Paper Pretties Wednesday Challenge for your chance to win.


"Flying" over to
The Pixie Cottage
Your challenge choices this week are to use this sketch...

and/or to RECYCLE (one of my favorite things to do!!)
Link back your NEW creation to The Pixie Cottage Challenge #43

for a chance to win Pixie Cottage Stamps

Sweet as ever, here is Rudolph in...

got Canes? By ARTish (Rubber stamp)

And my item to RECYCLE~ a once full jar of pomegranate juice,

Stamped, colored, matted,sewn,

with the question of how to attach him to the jar answered...


Rudolph is ready to share some candy canes over at these challenges:

Cards for men #22- anything goes (so long as it's male)

Craft your passion #30 Anything goes

Critter sketch challenge #38 Anything Christmas

Stamp with Fun all that can FLY

Wild Orchid challenges classic Christmas (colors of reds, greens and golds)

Not only a shiny nose, but slick canes too, and snow capped antlers...

Embellished sweetly on each side...

Neatly gift wrapped with a BIG red bow!

We can't wait to see how you interpret our sketch and

are anxiously awaiting the items you find to RECYCLE!

Happy creating!!!


  1. Both projects are adorable!! Love all the shimmer and shine on Astra!

  2. I love Rudolph, what a great idea for a candy cane holder.

  3. Way to recylcle girl. YOur projects are wonderful.

  4. What a wonderfully fun project! I love how you took the Pom jar and made a darling candy cane holder. Also just love your image :)

  5. What fun projects and I love the Rudolph project. Fun shiny nose!
    Thank you for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenge. this week. Hope to have you join us again for more challenges.

  6. Both are beautiful Artish, I like the shiny noses!!

  7. Wow! These are fantastic projects. Love the card but your candy cane jar is amazing. A brilliant way to recycle. I just adore rudolph's shiny nose!
    Sharon xx

  8. Fun spin on Frances' sketch with those amazing details and love Rudolph's candy cane craft, too!

  9. ack! I love these images! your 'got canes' cracks me up!!!! FABULOUS!!!
    hugs & blessings!

  10. What an adorable card and fun project! Loving these images!

  11. Awesome card, you really have flair!! I love all the extra details and touches you add to your card and projects. TFS

  12. Great projects! Thanks for joining Critter Sketch

  13. This card is so adorable. Wonderful embellish and love how you color the image. Thanks for joining us this week at Critter Sketch Challenge Blog for our Christmas challenge! We Hope to see you again for our next challenge! Thanks Again, Tammy

  14. Thanks a million for your comments,,,,,,You are really talented,,,, I love your twork,,,,,what a colors,,,and neat job,,,,,I´ll send you agift to your e-mail...... shhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh and thanks again.

  15. What a fabulous treat jar! Good luck in the Cards for Men challenge.
    Hugs, Alison x

  16. wonderful card and project! thanks for playing the critter sketch challenge.

  17. Okay, seriously...your projects are wonderful! Thanks for playing along with Critter Sketch Challenge!

  18. Very great card - wonderful coloring the motiv. Love it. Thanks for joining stamp with fun.
    Big hug