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I love to stamp and color images with Copic markers and make cards.  I am also a health and fitness nut and love to coach others into a healthier lifestyle. 

I love to chat with people about fitness, food and nutrition and love to share recipes and experiences with you!

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Star Stampz Challenge: Books, Writing and Arithmetic

Hello, crafty friends!

Its time again for another fun and inspirational challenge at Star Stampz challenge blog!
The theme is:  Books Writing and Arithmetic

Image: The Book Elf

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

Elf Skin:
E53, E51, E50
R18, R14
YG03, YG00
YG17, YG13, YG11, YG00
E43, E41
E59, E56, E04, E29, E27, E25, B16, B14, B12,
E15, E13, E11, BV04, BV02, BV01

G17, G15, G12
Tree Trunk:
E15, E13, E11
Tree Top:
G99, G94, YG63
YG06, YG03, YG00, YG17, YG13, YG11
B00, B02
Small Trees:
E44, E43, E41
YG23, Y15, Y13
N2, N0
E15, E13
E33, E1

Wow, yes this is a lot of coloring!!  I hope you like it and I hope to see you join us at the new challenge at Star Stampz!!

Keep Getting Crafty!

Other Challenges I am entering my card:

Crafting by Designs; August Anything Goes
Creative Moments: Anything Goes Challenge #100
Decorate to Celebrate: Anything Goes
Word Art Wednesday: Anything Goes Weeks #244-245
The Sisterhood of Crafters: Challenge Close to Nature
Paper Nest Dolls: Challenge #8 Anything Goes


Sasayaki Blog Challenge Reminder

Hello, crafty friends!!

Today we have a new challenge reminder for you!! I created this tag using 
this lovely image from Sasayaki!


Copic Sketch Markers Used:
E13, E11, E00
C9, C7, C5, C3
E43, E41
R85, R83, R81, R59, R56
YG13, YG11, RV13, RV10

I hope you like my tag and coloring! Don't forget to visit the current challenge at Sasayaki Glitter Stamps and join our Facebook Fan page!

Keep Getting Crafty!
Sasayaki Glitter Challenge Blog

Friday, August 5, 2016

Freebie Friday

Scrapper's Delights Freebie Friday

Hello, crafty friends!! I have joined my good friends at Scrapper's Delights Freebie Team in creating a project with this super sweet image!!!

Isn't she awesome?  

Copic Sketch colors Used:

E11, E00, E000
E44, E43, E41
Dress and Shoes(socks)
BG78, BG75, BG73, E04, RV11, RV10
W7, W5, W3
R89, R85, R83, R81

I hope you like my project and I hope to see you join Scrapper's Delights Facebook Fan group where you can grab this beauty and join us for the challenge!

Keep getting crafty!!

Other Challenges I am entering my card:

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Star Stampz Challenge - Add a Sentiment

Hello, crafty friends!

Its a new Challenge at Star Stampz Challenge blog!!

Add a Sentiment

I made two versions of the same image.  I liked different things about them so I decided to post both.

I love how the first one has a much rich and darker kimono and I love how the 2nd one looks with the lovely Cherry blossom tree.  

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

E53, E51, E50
100, N8, N6, BV04
E07, R29, R24, R22
E07, R17, R14, R12, R11
YR23, Y15, R83, R81, YG03
YG09, YG06, YG03, R83, R81, E43, E41

Mowed Lawn
Tumbled Glass

I hope you like my project and to see you join us at the challenge! 
Star Stampz are such beautiful and amazing images!! 

Monday, August 1, 2016

Sasayaki Glitter Stamps - New Release

New Release at Sasayaki Glitter Stamps 

I chose this super sweet image to showcase the new release!! Isn't she cute?
I wanted to keep it CAS to focus more on the image itself!

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

E53, E51, E50
W5, W3, W1
Dress and Shoes:
B16, B14, B12, YG03, YG00
V04, V02, Y15, G14, G12
BG75, BG73

Sky and grass:
Tumbled Glass
Mowed Lawn

I hope you like my card and I hope to see you visit Sasayaki Glitter Stamps Store and challenge blog!!

Keep getting crafty!

Other Challenges I am entering my card:

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Scrapper's Delights New Release - Mermaids!

Hello, crafty friends!

Its time to reveal the new release of images by Scrappers Delights!! Mermaids and Under the Sea fun!! My project was using one of these fantastic images!

My card is part of a Blog Hop showcasing this new release! Please find below links to the main Scrapper's Delights site and also the list of names for the DT's in case you get lost!  

Blog Hop Rules:
1.  Visit all the DT's blogs and leave a comment
2.  Return to the main Scrapper's Delights Blog post and tell us that you
 have completed the hop

That's it!! 

Join the hop for a chance to win some prizes! 
A random winner will be chosen on August 6!!


Copic Sketch Markers Used:

E11, E00, E000
E19, E18, E17, E15, E11
YG03, YG00
Head Piece:
YR24, YR23, Y15, Y13
Mermaid Skin:
YG09, YG06, YG03, YG06
E57, E53, E51, E50

Distress Ink:
Salted Ocean
Vintage Photo

I hope that you join in the hop!! Don't forget to leave some LOVE when you stop by!!

Complete DT' Blog List:

(no blog post)

Keep getting crafty!

Other Challenges I am entering my card:

Saturday, July 23, 2016

One Image Challenge - Scrapper's Delights

Hello, crafty friends!!

At Scrapper's Delights there is a super fun challenge given to the Design Team!! Everyone was given an image and asked to create a project with it!!

Everyone was given the SAME image!  It will be fun to see how many different ways the DT can come up with to create a project with the same image!

Here's the image we all were asked to work with!

This is what I created it with it!

Fun right? it almost is like a puzzle you can play with! Use the pieces separately or use them all together!

Copic Sketch Markers Used:

YR23, YR18, YR14, YR12, Y15, Y13
RV13, RV10, YG06, YG03
Fish Bowl Water:
B02, B00
Tag Background:
Distress Ink:

I hope you like my projects and I hope to see you visit the Scrapper's Delights challenge blog and Facebook Fan page!  You don't want to miss all the fun, sales, freebies and games going on there!

New release next week are coming up!! Sneak peaks will start soon and you will LOVE the new images coming up! Stay tuned!

Here's a list of all the DT's that have created projects with this one image!  
Please stop by and leave them so love!  :)

Maria (You are HERE)

Don't forget to visit Scrapper's Delights! 
(click on image below)