Friday, August 27, 2010


This weeks challenge was to create a Non Christmas card, it was a nice little break and Softpencil this weeks sponsor provided us the cutest images to play with! I chose the image "Molly is Giving You A Flower" Isn't she just the sweetest! I made serveral of these cards with matching envelopes, I thought they would be great to have on hand!

Be sure to check out the other cards created bythe design team on the CSAYL blog!!!

Friday, August 20, 2010


Hello CSAYL Friends! Well it's challenge time again and this week our fabulous sponsor is Pink Cat Studio. Pink Cat Studio will be sponsoring CSAYL on every 3rd week of each month up until December. How fabulous is that!!!! This week our challenge is another fun and simple one! Hey, the goal is to get you to create a card so sometimes an easy challenge is enough to get our Christmas card making mojo going. The challenge this week is to create a card using two or more different ribbons. Now, who doesn't love ribbons? Well, this is your chance to find creative ways to use your ribbons! The winner of this week's challenge will win 5 Pink Cat Studio images of your choice! Wow, 5 images!! That really ROCKS!! So be sure to play along and you may be chosen to win the 5 images! The challenge ends on Thursday, August 26th midnight PST and the winner will be announced on Friday, August 27th so be sure to check back at the CSAYL BLOG to see if you've won! Just a little info about our FABULOUS sponsor

Pink Cat Studio is all about offering fun and whimsical stamps to inspire your creativity. They have a huge selection of super cute digi and rubber stamps to choose from and they add more each week. Owner and artist Melissa started PCS in 2005 and over the years nothing has excited and inspired her more than to see your creations with her stamps. Melissa’s goal is to continue to delight & surprise you with her designs. Stop by the studio today and get in on the fun!

Friday, August 6, 2010

Gift Set challenge #6 - Keepsake Box

This weeks challenge was another fun one! You can find the full tutorial by clicking here. It was quick and easy to put together with Maria's tutorial. I think these boxes will make the cutest gifts! Card stock, papers and ribbon are Stampin Up.
Be sure to stop by the CSAYL blog and check out the other wonderful creations made by the design team! As we head into August I encourage you to join in and play along.
Thanks for stopping by! :-)