donderdag 28 augustus 2008

my cardclass card:)

Yesterday I've made the card for my August cardclass:)
we've had one month vacation and I know that my "students" can't wait to start again:P
here is my card, it's based on the Christmascard from "Cards at the castle"

Hartelijk Gefeliciteerd is Dutch for Happy Birthday:D

I also made a Birthday card for a friend...
not gonna tell who it is:P
it's made with the same paper, but with a different stamp!

and here's the tag taken out:

Thanks for looking, don't forget to leave a message:P
Hugs Anja
Be smart, make art.

maandag 25 augustus 2008

I couldn't resist

some cool stuff at the workshopday at "cards at the castle"

Romy and I went to Doorn for some shopping at Paper&Pictures...
and they had sooooo cool stuff... I wish I could buy more:P
I bought beautiful paper from sassafraslass, a bag filled with all kinds of brown buttons, Tacky glue, rings to bind an album and some clear buttons:)

at the castle I bought some other cool stuff:P
a cards only Christmas kit, a christmas stamp, flower stamps from scrappy cat,
a mini Jacob's Ladder, versa magic chalk ink, 4 different ribbons and I had already bought the new scrap agenda online, so I could take it home with me:)

I've promised you that I would show you Romy's Birthdaycard after her Birthday:P
here it is:

I cut the box and the tag with the Cricut cartridge "Wedding":)

I also made a get well pop-up card

and a close-up from the side:

a teacher from school moved and got a new job and I made her this card
I've colored the images in with Twinkling H20's and put a pop dot under the owl:)

I also made the next card, but I can't remember the occasion:P

and today I've made some ATC's

it was a very productive week:D
Thanks for stopping by, don't forget to leave a message:)

Hugs Anja
Be smart, make art.

zondag 24 augustus 2008

Cards at the castle

Saturday I've been to a workshopday in "Cards at the castle" with Romy,
organised by Paper & Pictures
it was sooooo fantastic,
we had 5 workshops during the day
and I will show you the results of an AWESOME day:D

here's a picture of all the cards together:

the first workshop was from Nancy, it was her first workshop and she did a great job:)
These are Nancy and Truike

Here are the cards from her workshop:

this is a picture from Romy and me at our first workshop

then we had a workshop from Paulien van den Bosch
We made a vintage card and a tag, just love them

the next one was from Marije en Jeanet
the first card was made with beautiful paper from My Mind's Eye and the second one was made with cool paper from Heidi Swapp

after this one we had a workshop from Tiets
she made 2 Christmas cards and they look great:)
the paper is from Imaginisce

and the last workshop was giving by Moon

and Lea

it was sooooo fantastic, we made a flower out of a coffeefilter,
sooo simple and sooo cute:)
and the card was a flagcard, I was curious to see one in real,
now I had to make one in real:P
the card closed:

and open:

here we are working on our last card

it was a fantastic day and I'm thinking of going again in November:D

Don't forget to leave a message:P

Hugs Anja
Be smart, make art.

dinsdag 19 augustus 2008

more pop-up cards

I've made some other pop-up cards:)
nothing fancy, but I like them:D
this one I made for the 50th birthday of a friend
the front:

the inside:

and from the side:

this one is a Dutch one, it means Huray :D

lips are from Indie Art;)

have to make another pop-up card, for someone who turned 65 last week!

Hugs Anja
Be smart, make art.

maandag 18 augustus 2008

Wooohoooo I won again :P

this time I won the blogcandy, given away by Arianne
Thank you, Arianne, you made my day:)
I've put her blog on my favorites, it's a very nice one, just take a look :D

zaterdag 16 augustus 2008

pop-up cards and other cards

I made some pop-up cards with CDS and the files from Susan Bluerobot
I've used her files and gave it my own twist:D
let me know what you think about them:)
Here's my friend card:

this one is for a 25 Anniversary:

and a look from the side:

I really love them and I'm glad Susan shared her files with us:D

I also made some other cards,
used my Magnolia stamps and twinkling H20's :P
this one is for a Birthdayswap:

here's a card for a Magnolia swap (I've used pencils, gamsol and scrappaper):

and I made a cool Birthday wrap something and tag (LOL) for my friend Romy,
but I can't show it here... her Birthday is on August 20th:)

Don't forget to leave a message... you know I love it:D

Hugs Anja
Be smart, make art.

zondag 10 augustus 2008

I've a new addiction

and it is Twinkling H20's, I love them;)
here are the first cards I made with it:D

and here's a close-up

and this is the second card I made with it
(I've changed it a little, put a prima flower with twinkling H20's on it)

and again a close-up

I also made a few Cricut cards,
this one was for a summer workshop at Pipoos

it's made with winnie and Friends, Stamped, George and Indie Art.

this card was for Sophie's 9th birthday, she likes princesses:D

I put rhinestones on her tiara, finger and shoe;)

and here's the men's card I made a while ago,
but now with text:)

a quick birthday card from last month

I made this card for a GTKY swap

and at last I made 2 quick get well cards
one for Dora

and one for Wien

thanks for visiting (don't forget to let me know what you think of my cards:D)

Hugs Anja
Be smart, make art.

maandag 4 augustus 2008

Blog Candy

heeft 10.000 hits bereikt en geeft Blog Candy weg!
wil je meedingen, laat een berichtje achter op haar blog (en als je toch daar bent, kun je gelijk kijken naar de leuke kaarten en berichtjes op haar blog:))

Groetjes Anja
Be smart, make art.

zaterdag 2 augustus 2008

Made a few cards

I made this card for an old friend of Jan, it's her 50th birthday:)
this is the outside: (sorry the picture is a little dark)

the first inside:

and when the card is totally open:

I hope she'll like it:)

this card is for someone's birthday:P
can't tell who's:D

and I made this one for a friend who's birthday was last week

the text means: happy birthday:)

and the last card, isn't really a card, but an altered tin,
I love how it turned out
I made it for my best friend and I've also used it in a contest,
but the voting days are over, so I think I can show it now:D
here's the outside:

and this is the inside:

and a close-up from both sides:

I love it, hope she'll love it too:D

don't forget to leave a message (that's what I love most:D)

Hugs Anja
Be smart, make art.