Thursday, May 5, 2016

Will Be Back Soon!

Hi crafty friends!
Rachelle here.


LATEST UPDATE~FANTASTIC NEWS!
6/18/2016




I am totally without a computer; very upsetting to say the least.
BLESSED WITH HELP AND ORDERED NEW COMPUTER!
I should be up and ready before the end of June.
I pray that I will be back up doing what I so love
scrapping, card making, and lot's more! 
I appreciate your understanding as I go through this situation.
Miss all my team mates and you of course!!!
Thanks for stopping by.


 Love, Blessings & Hugs!



Friday, March 18, 2016

March Challenge at Sketches In Thyme

Hi there peeps!
Maven Rachelle here and I am up on the blog today so I want to share
my DT layout at


Here is the the awesome sketch created by Maven Sara Misher.


Thanks for viewing my sketch take.

"Smile Moment"


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I so enjoyed designing this layout. I used mixed media to create
the background. Using stencils, spirtz, ink, and stamping. Adding
 paper punched edges, diecuts, floral cluster and other accents for
a finished project.


Great title to go along with my grandkid's photos.

Well that's it for this post!
I hope you have been inspired to get that mojo into action
and create your layout.

Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and be sure to
stop by
Sketches In Thyme Blog
for more Maven challenge inspirations.
Thanks for your lovely comments.

BLESSINGS ALWAYS & HUGGIES
SEE YA SOON!


Sunday, March 13, 2016

613 Avenue Create #167 Challenge Anything Goes/wClock Twist

Hi there peeps!
Rachelle here sharing my DT design for this week's challenge at

Theme this week is of course
Anything Goes~ATG with
an optional twist
Daylight Savings Time-Use Clock/Timepiece!

Thanks for viewing!


:"Time Files"

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I enjoyed working on this design tag.
Always love working with layers upon layers with this shabby chic style.
Another accent I love using a lot are clocks. So I applied 2 on this tag.


In the center of the clock I applied resin accent then placed a flair
on top of the clock hands. Finished with a teal pearl.



Anytime I have a chance I use a fave digi stamp a 
a cute besties girl.
Next, I applied pretty lace, floral clusters, and ribbon bows.


I will submit this design for these challenges:

*Melonheadz Friends-Layer It Up Challenge
*The Ribbon Girl Card Challenge-Spring/Easter or ATG
*Not Just Cards #30
*Penny's Challenge- ATG!
*Crafty Girls Creation- #16 ATG!!!

I hope you have been inspired and your mojo is
ready to create your project.

Be sure to stop by the
613 Avenue Create Blog
to see more amazing team designs.

That's it for this post.
Thanks for stopping by my blog and I so appreciate your lovely comments.


SEE YA SOON!!!!
God Bless Always & Huggies!


Tuesday, March 8, 2016

Tuesday Throwdown Challenge # 282

Hi there crafters!
Rachelle here blog buddies sharing my 
DT card inspiration for this week's challenge at


The challenge theme #282 is to create a scene
that goes with your digi stamp.
Let's go and let's view.
Thanks for viewing.

"Warm Winter Wishes"

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This cute digi winter fox was fun to color using 
my new Copic Skin Tone Set. The blending effects were
so much easier and softer.


Then I applied stickles, distress markers, and blue spritz which
helped create the snow/ice scene.



This week's lovely sponsor is
Lawn Fawn
Lawn Fawn Stamps

I hope you have been inspired to create your card scene then enter
the challenge at
TT!.
Thanks for stopping by and be sure to go by the
TT blog to see more inspiration.


Blessings & Huggies!
SEE YA SOON!



Sunday, March 6, 2016

Scrap Our Stash-March Stash Challenge

Hi there peeps!
Rachelle here friends excited to share my DT challenge inspiration for


March Stash Challenge
This is the March Stash Challenge and it is so fab and awesome.
Here it is, let's go!
Thanks for viewing.
"Love Your Smile"

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I was inspired by the awesome colors which are my some my faves.
I been wanting to go with this trendy shabby chic style using mixed media.
It is really fun and quick using stencils and spritz.


Journaling here at the bottom about my granddaughter when she was
a baby. Then applied chipboard which I love using from Dusty Attic and 2 Crafty.

Gold embellishments are so trendy and I love them all.
Here is the gold stash I applied to this layout:
*gold enamel dots
*gold metal bow
*Gold Alphas
*Gold butterfly
*gold heart


Well that's it for this post!
I hope you have been inspired.
Be sure to stop by the SOS Blog to see more team inspiration!
Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and leaving lovely comments,

Blessings & Huggies!
See Ya Soon!!!




Sunday, February 28, 2016

613 Avenue Create Challenge #165 Anything Goes!

Hi friends!
Rachelle here sharing my DT inspiratiion for this week's challenge at



As always the theme is Anything Goes with an optional twist.
Arsenic & "Old" Lace.

Here is my DT inspiration take. Thanks for viewing.

"You Rock!"

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Mixed media applied using clock stencil. Then I layered this tag.Unfortunately, the digi stamp covers most of the stenciling.
I distressed the edges then inked them.


I so enjoyed coloring using my spectrum noir markers and 
new copic skin color set. Looks like I will be adding more copics.
I applied glitter and stickles to finish the digi.

Lovely sponsor for this challenge is
Star Stampz
Stampz by Star

Well that's it for this post!
I hope you have been inspired. Be sure to stop by the 
613 Avenue Create Blog
to view all the team's inspiration.
Thanks for stopping by my blog. Love ya!

SEE YA SOON!!!!
Blessings Always & Huggies!