Thursday, May 15, 2014

SoSS#7 and ASITD #1 Challenges

Some new challenge blogs that I have been eying and waiting to start...

Sisterhood Of Snarky Stampers challenge blog is so fun and love the sayings and sentiments that these wonderful sisters come up with.  Check out the challenges and see what the DT has to inspire you.  I am entering my card in the #7 Challenge - Y is For Your Momma.

A Step In The Dark has their new DT and are set to get you going and win some prizes!  See what this fab DT has done for the first challenge.  #1 - Anything Goes / Skulls.

Whacking into the Deets

Image is called Coffee Deprived from/by Wonder Strange.
Lizzie is printed onto Whisper White card stock.
Image is colored in with markers, alcohol markers, inks, Blender Pen, and Aqua Painter.
Silver Marker for knife blade.
Moonlight Pearlized Accent Ink from Smooch is on eyes, teeth, and lace edging.
Fine tip black journaling pen for name and flowers on cup.

Background is Whisper White card stock.
Large stamp and stamp inside card are from Morte (June 2013/Rick St. Dennis), a Smeared Ink Rubber Club set.
Border stamp is also a Rubber Club Past Offerings, Killer Bo Peep (Mar 2014).

Card Inside
Written words in marker from the beginning of an old rhyme about Lizzie Borden.
Saying "It's you day." is from set Occasions Grumpies (Sept 2013).
Sentiment is from SU! retired set, Something To Celebrate.

Designer Paper from stash.
All materials used are current Stampin' Up! unless otherwise noted


  1. Hilarious! Love the sentiment and the crazy image. I like how you accented the metallic knife and teeth with your colouring. Thanks so much for joining us on our first challenge at A Step In The Dark... we hope to see you again - good luck x

  2. This is brilliant! Your colouring is amazing. That image makes a perfect Lizzie Borden! So glad you joined us at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers! (Wait till you see our next challenge...)

  3. LOVIN your Mother's Day card!!! Super fantastic! I am all over anything with skulls on it!!! Thanks for joining the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers!!

  4. Freaking awesome! I feel stabby if I don't have my coffee fix. Love all your stamping and coloring! Thanks for joining us at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers.

  5. A great image and a great card. Loving the skull background. Thankyou for joining our first challenge at A Step in the Dark.
    Dt/blog co-owner x

  6. Awesome card! Snarkiness at its best! Love the image and your coloring!

  7. Wonderful love the knife and teeth how extremely thrilling love this fabulous piece of art.Thanks so much for joining our challenge at A Step In The Dark
    susan s

  8. Congrats on becoming the newest Queen at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers!

  9. Congrats on being crowned our newest Queen of Snark at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers! Hope you will accept our invitation to be a Guest Designer! (See our blog for details!)

  10. Congrats on being crowned Queen of Snark!! This is a Fabulously Snarky Mother's Day that only a Mom with a 'mutha' of a sense of humor would appreciate!! :) I Love This!! It's Hilarious!! But then again, is it?? ;) From one previous Queen of Snark to the New--Congrats again!!