Wednesday, April 1, 2015

April Challenge -- Anything Goes

As well as a new challenge here at OCS; the OCS Design Team is expanding.  I am introducing our newest member Cheri Burry.

You can see Cheri's amazing work here on her blog Cherib Designs.

Now for this month's challenge which is "Anything Goes", the OCS Design Team will be using an assortment of stamps.  You can use any stamp except for digital images.  You have all month to join in the fun for a chance to win a fabulous prize from OCS.

Create a project following our theme and enter it into our InLinkz tool below!

Challenge Details/Rules:

- YOU CAN USE ANY IMAGE YOU WANT EXCEPT DIGITAL IMAGES.  Any entry using a digital image will be deleted.
- You have all month long to join in our challenge.
- You can enter up to 5 times.
- Only new projects, no back linking to old projects.
- You must link the OCS blog in your entry post.
- Following the OCS blog or Facebook page is appreciated

This month you have the chance to win 2 Your Next Stamp sets  from One Crazy Stamper just for playing our Blog Challenge.

Now for some inspiration from the OCS DT. 

 Stamp-High Hopes Rubber Stamps-Sweet Bear, 
Charm, Ribbon, Pin, Cardstock.

My Supplies: Script Background(Indigo Blu), A Beautiful Life 6x6(MME), Wink Of Stella-Clear, Embossing Powder-Black, Puffy Clouds(Memory Box), A 2 Curved Borders One(Spellbinders), Distress Ink-Dusty Concord(Tim Holtz), VersaMark Watermark Stamp Pad, Pearl Pen-Violet(Viva Decor), Hardware 1 Hinges(Elisabeth Craft)


Supplies used:  Stamp - Birds & Blooms Collage (Heartfelt Creations), Paper - X-Press It Cardstock, Ink - Tsukineko Memento Tuxedo Black, Distress Inks - Shaded Lilac, Dried Marigold, Copic Markers - YG17, YG13, YG11, B91, B93, B95, E97, E09, BG13, BG11, BG10, BV13, BV11, YR01, YR02, YR04, YR20, YR21; Atyou Spica Glitter Pens - 00 - Clear, 13 - Lilac, 14 - Blossom; Spellbinders - M Bossabilities Embossing Folder - Splendid Design B; Viva Decor - 3D Stamp Paint - Lime Green Metallic; Pearls - Bliss;

Supplies used:  High Hopes rubber stamp - Peeking Spring Bunnies, Copic Sketch markers - R81, R83, R85, B00, B01, B02, G00, G02, G05, Y00, Y04, Y08, 100, E31, Colorless Blender, Sakura glaze pen - white

April Calendar Supplies:  * Image:  High Hopes Rubber Stamps, Fast Eddie  * Copic Xpress It Cardstock  * Copic Sketch Markers  * Memento Inks: Tuxedo Black, Bahama Blue, Bamboo Leaves & Rose Bud  * Spellbinders:  Classic Circles Small & Scalloped Circles  * Mini Blending Tool  * Glossy Accents  *

Art Impression Eat Itself Set, Bo Bunny Madeline papers, Memento Tuxedo Black Ink
XPress It Blending Cardstock, Crystal Stickles, Memento Angel Pink Ink
Copic Sketch Markers
(E00, E11, E30, E31, E33, E35, E40, E43, E44, E47, R00, R01, R21, R22, R20, R81, R83, R85, RV25, G20, G21, C0, C1, C3, C5, Y02)
** various items from my "stash"


  1. I loVE your sweet inspiration cards everyone. Thanks for sharing.
    Crafty hugs,
    DesignsByDragonfly {blogspot}

    1. I forgot to add..
      Welcome Cheri.

  2. Thank you everyone for all yours beautiful cards!

  3. I enjoy your fun challenges! Your DT samples are soooo cute! Welcome to your new designer, Cheri!

  4. Thank you for sharing your beautiful and inspirational cards. I would love to make some of these!