Tuesday, January 31, 2012

February Challenges are up at the Flying Unicorn

Hi everyone! We have just finished uploading our challenges for February over at the unicorn and let me tell you there are some fun and fabulous challenges this month!

Here is my challenge

February is the month of love and to me a kiss can hold more love in an instant than a life time of 'I love yous' A kiss holds passion, caring and affection....weather it is to your spouse, your friend or your family....a kiss is a beautiful thing....it's a lot like pizza...even when its bad its good! lol!

So this month I want to see you do a project with a photo or image of a kiss

* Must have an image of a kiss
* Must be new as of today and posted before the 29th of Feb at 8:00pm est
* Max. 3 entries per person
*Please comment on one an other's posts and projects ( love is permitted here )
*May not be used in any other forum challenge in Flying Unicorn
* paper only. No digital.
* Must be uploaded into this thread which will post in the gallery.
* Winner will have 7 days to contact Alda with their name, address and challenge won or prize will be forfeited.
* Must have fun ..

Here is my example

Saturday, January 28, 2012

Liebster blog award

I found out this morning that I have received a blog award from a fellow blogger! How cool! A very sweet and uber talented lady by the name of Tammy gave this to me. You must check out her blog...Tammy has mad talent!!!! Click on her name and it will take you to her wonderful blog.

About the award: “Liebster” is a German word meaning dearest, beloved or favorite, and the Liebster Award is sort of a chain letter among bloggers that’s intended to showcase exceptional up-and-coming blogs (typically, those with 200 or fewer followers). There’s no evaluation committee or formal award process for the Liebster, but in a way it’s even nicer – it’s recognition that a peer has noticed and appreciated your hard work.

Here are the rules:• Choose 5 up and coming blogs of fewer than 200 followers to award the Liebster to.
• Show your thanks to the blogger who gave you the award by linking back to them.
• Post the award on your blog. Link back to the blogs you have given the Liebster to so everyone else can pay them a visit.

Now for my choices for the blogs that I can pass this torch on to.. There are many and I mean many talented artist out there. They provide inspiration to each of us, with the tuts and art work they have done. One of the highest compliments one can give, is to become a follow of their blog.

Here are my choices:

Jane - she so uber talented...a star in her own right!
Virginia - not only is she super talented but super sweet too
Lisa - This lady is very talented but is her life and how she lives it is also inspiring.

so thats who I pick! I wonder who they will!

Have a wonderful day

Winter 2012 enchanting Creations!

You have to see this!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Wednesday, January 25, 2012

I love to work with chipboard! you can do so much with it...ink it, stamp it, spray it, crackle it, paint it, bling it and so much more....you can even leave it naked and it looks fabulous.

For my first project I used Riddersholm papers, Bello Pastello Collection No64, Bello Pastello Collection No69, Bello Pastello Collection No77 and of course some awesome chipboard....Flourish 1 ( 3 on board) : by Imaginarium


To enhance the awesome chipboard I used Tattered Leather - Glimmer Mist and a few pearls I had in my stash



My second project is a Fabulous little chipboard album from Melissa Francis! I also used some wonderful papers from Fabscraps, and Riddersholm and Pink Paislee's Anthology Flair rosettes. Some alphas, embellishments and lace from stash

I decided to use the album as a memory keeper from 2011....I used my favorite photo from each month or a photo that affected me somehow (see March)















I hope I have inspired you a bit today to get out your shipboard and have some fun!

Monday, January 23, 2012

Mojo Monday at the Unicorn!

Every Monday one of the members of the creative team at the unicorn gets work with a sketch designed by another member of our team.....this week was my turn! I got to work with this awesome sketch by Sandi!

and here is what I created using Basic Greys Printery collection available at the Unicorn store

Thanks so much for stopping by! Have a wonderful day

Saturday, January 21, 2012

All white challenge

Over at the flying unicorn we are having a great crop! Out on your polar bar jammies and join us for some fun!

My challenge is to create an all white project.....here is what I made for an example!

In case you are curious...I made almost all the flowers....and the circle frame is actually a recessed lighting ring for your ceiling!

Have a fabulous day and I hope you will join us for some fun

Sunday, January 15, 2012

I am a UNI!!!!!!!!!!!!

I am Flying Unicorn Creative Team Member!!!!!!!!

I am so excited to be part of this amazing and truly creative team!

Saturday, January 14, 2012

1st Creation for my Guest CT spot at the Flying Unicorn

This week I got to work with Graphic 45 Once upon a springtime for part of my GCT at the Flying Unicorn! Check out what I made!

Thanks for stopping by!

Saturday, January 7, 2012

American Idol - Flying Unicorn Style!

I am involved at a contest over at one of the coolest sites on the web! The Flying Unicorn!

Its a competition style contest based on music and singers. This week I chose Jewel and her song Life Uncommon and this is what I created.....Hope I get to go on!

Have a wonderful day everyone!

Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Happy New Year!

I hope that you ushered in 2012 they way you wanted to and I hope that 2012 brings you much joy and happiness!

Sunday, January 1, 2012

The flying Unicorn is having a crop!

We're having a crop, yahoo! We're going to have prizes and challenges and games and most important of all: FUN!!!!!

When: January 20th 6 pm - January 22nd, 6 pm!
Where: Right here! There will be challenges posted here, live chat, and games and who knows what else!