Sunday, February 6, 2011

New Challenge at PIO Sponsored by Mel Jens!

This week the Pile It On Challenge  has been generously hosted by Mel Jen Designs! Melissa's whimsical stamps are so cute and easy to use! We are so lucky that such a generous sponsor gave us some of these awesome cuties to play with!! Thanks so much! You can find Melissa's awesome stamps HERE at the Whimsy Stamps Store

The challenge this week is a theme challenge! The theme is 'Bright and Airy'!  Head over to the PIO Challenge Blog to check out the deets, prizes and to enter your own wonderful cards and projects! We can't wait to see what you create!

This card is apropro for and may have been entered into the following challenges:
Pile It On - Bright and Airy
Sisterhood of Crafters - Anything Goes
Sew Many Challenges - Anything Goes
Little Claire's Designs - Anything Goes (1 of 3)
Catch The Bug - Anything Goes
All That Scraps- Anything Goes
Stamp Something - Digi Something
Paper Play - Stamp It Out
Paper Playtime- Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes + Flowers
Stamptacular Sunday - Whatevah (Anything Goes)
Craft us Crazy - Anything Goes
Stamping with the Dragon - Anything Goes 
Flutterby Wednesdays - Anything Goes with Butterflies
ABC Challenge - 'N' is for Nesties *
C.R.A.F.T. /Trimmies - In the Roll of a Die
CCEE Stampers - Punches
Phindy's Place - Embossing (2 of 3)
OWH Stars and Stamps - On the Farm
Cupcake Craft - Old MacDonald had a Farm
Top Tip Tuesday - Girlie (Use Chalk/Distress Ink BEFORE spray mists for less warping/bleeding.)
Tuesday Throwdown - Stitching
Karber Weekly - Go Digi + Something Old (Ribbon and DP)
Stamp Fairy - Handmade Flowers (I added the mulberry leaves too!)
Marks Finest/Speedy the Cat - Handmade Flowers (I added the mulberry leaves too!)
Digi Stamps4Joy - Flowers
Sweet Stampin' Challenge - Spring Flowers
Pear Tree Designs  - Flowers (2 of 2)
Magical Monday's - Flowers *
Quirky Crafts - Spots/Dots/Stripes and Embossing
Southern Girls - Embossing *
Iris' Spot - In with the New, but NOT out with the old! (New butterfly punch, old dp/ribbon)
Etsy Inspired  by THIS from Daisy Petal Designs (Pearl centered Flowers! AMAZING!!)
Creative Belli - jewels (pearls)
2 Sisters - The World is our Oyster
The Paper Variety - Photo Inspiration (colors)
Stamping Vacation - Pick 3 for Feb. (black stitching, border, paper glaze)
Stamping Vacation - No! No! No! (Tags)
Stamping Vacation - Special Month (Hobby)
Corrosive #100 - Reduce/Reuse/Recycle (Ribbon and CS/DP scraps)
Corrosive #101 - Buttons
Dutch Dare - Buttons
The Pixie Cottage- Buttons
Patties Creations - Birthday (for a Mother) 1 of 2
The Crazy Challenge - Happy Birthday
The Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge - Animals + Birthday theme
Stamps R Us - Animals *
Delightful Sketches - Anything that Flies (butterflies)
Anything Goes Challenge - Butterflies
My Time to Craft - Flourishes (Embossed)
Copic Creations - Cool Colors
Inspiration Avenue - Shine (Glimmer Mist) GREAT Video too BTW...! Thanks!
Crafty Cardmakers - Water (Glimmer Mist) (1 of 3)
OLLCB - 3 of a Kind (Button brads) OLLCB DT


  1. Beautiful card, I love the colours and the little pony is so cute. Thank you for joining us over at Little Claire's x

  2. Another sweet card, thanks for playing at Cupcake again. x

  3. Pretty color combo and the pony is adorable. Thanks for joining the fun at the Fuzzy Wuzzy Challenge this month.


  4. Pretty card, thanks so much for playing along with the Crafty Cardmakers this week.
    Jenni x

  5. that's very swee, thanks for playing at The pixie Cottage

  6. Great project , thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge this week and good luck! Don't forget to check back with us again on Thursday for our new challenge and to check if you have won or made our Top3.

    Jo and Tigerlover.

  7. a lovely creation! Thanks for joining in this weeks Die Cuts challenge over at CRAFT! Gemma :)

  8. Sweet image and I love your coloring!
    Well Done!
    Thanks for playing in our challenge!
    ♥ Sandi
    DT Lead Team 1 for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

  9. Hi. Love your colour choices as they make for such a happy card. Lovely. Thanks for joining us at Phindy's Place this week.
    Tine :)

  10. I love this Meljen image and it looks especially nice here on your card with the details you've incorporated. Thanks for joining us at StampFairy this week. Hope you'll play with us again.
    All the best,
    Sharon, SF-DT

  11. Great lillies~ Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

  12. Lovely card, beautiful flowers, Thanks for joining us on the Stamp Fairy challenge and also on Top Tip Tuesday, Samantha :0)

  13. Sweet card! Thanks so much for playign with Speedy's Friends!

  14. Super cute unicorn, love the pink background too. Thanks for playing along with Flutter By Wednesday!

  15. This is so cute! Lovely colours!
    Thank you for joining us at The Crazy Challenge this week!

  16. Fun card, Scrappy! Great job with all those challenges too! Totally rocked it! Thanks for joining us at Flutter By Wednesday!

  17. Scrappy, what a perfect card a Birthday Wish! Thanks for joining us agian this week at Pattie's Creations.


    PS I love your music... It makes me want to get up and Dance...

  18. Super cute! Love the realistic flowers! Great coloring!

    Thanks for playing with Iris's Spot!

  19. Super cute! Thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges.

  20. What a sweet card Scrappy ! Love the stitching ! Hugs

  21. this is lovely
    Thank you for playing the Digistamps4joy flower power challenge and hope to see you again soon
    Love Jan

  22. Very sweet, some little girl should love this card! Thanks for joining us at Creative Belli.

  23. Lovely card - those flowers are beautiful - thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

  24. Very pretty!
    Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

  25. Such a cute cute card. Makes me want my little girl to be 3 years old again! Thanks for sharing

  26. Wonderful card!
    Thanks for playing in The Pixie Cottage :)

  27. What a sweet card, such lovely soft colors for this horse!
    Thanks so much for joining us this month at The Fuzzy Wuzzy place :-)
    Hugs Ingrid

  28. Very cute image. I love the colors and card. Thanks again for playing with us at Stamping With The Dragon.

  29. Love the pastel sweetness of this one. A beautiful card.
    Thanks for joining us at the Pixie Cottage,
    Sharon xx

  30. Adorable. I just love Meljen images! Thanks for joining us at The Pixie Cottage this week!

  31. This is super cute! Thanks for playing with The Pixie Cottage this week.

  32. Great card, love that stamp! Thanks for joining us at CRAFT this week and good luck! Love Jacky x

  33. Great card the fake stitching looks awesome. Thanks for joining us at Delightful Challenges.

  34. really cute card.. thanks for playing along with Pattie's creations.. hope to see you next week too... hugs Bev PC DT

  35. Thanks for playing along with Pattie's Creations. Hope to see you again next week too. Beautiful card.. hugs Bev PC DT

  36. This is adorable! Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown!

  37. Lovely card Scrappy! Cute image and the lillies are wonderful.
    Don't forget to pop over to Dutch Dare as our new challenge has started today. Hugs, Ang x

  38. What an adorable card, love the image and such gorgeous colours too! Thanks for joining in the fun this time with Sweet Stampin'. Hugs, Claire x

  39. What a darling horse image and I just love the stitching!!! Thanks for playing in the Belli challenge!!!!

  40. Adorable card.
    Thanks for joining Sweet Stampin' this week. Please come back soon.


  41. What a nice card!
    Thanks for joining us at the Phindy's Place challenge and hope to see you back...
    xxx Anne-Marije

  42. omg, you have entered 'how many' challenges with this card!! well done you!
    Thank you for joining us this week at sweet stampin
    Jo xx

  43. OOOO - I love those flowers!
    Thanks for joining us on our Digistamps 4 Joy Challenge!
    Love Jen
    DS4J DT

  44. oooo Scrappy, I love this image! Great card! Thanks for playing along with us at Iris' Spot.

  45. Darling image- very sweet card. Thanks for playing along with the Belli challenge!

  46. Beautiful. Love the soft colours. Thanks for joining us at Digistamps 4 Joy challenge 12 - Flower Power