Not your typical "Things with Wings" project today.  I was feeling more out of the box than usual when I created these.  I hope you enjoy them.

Be sure to hop over to IKE'S WORLD CHALLENGES and remember that IKE always provides a FREEBIE if you need a digi to work with.




Bimini Moose  2W , Any scrapbooking - Anything Scrapbooking Goes + twist: Blast From The Past   (week 1)

Cards und More 2W must stamp C5 - # 130 No Motive (image) (Week 1)

Cardz 4 Guyz W, 3E - #66 Exotic/Jungle Wildlfe

City Crafter Challenge  W - #257 - Take an element from the showcased card and make it your own*

Clear It Out W, 3E, Must use stash item - Challenge Theme: Colour Stash: Yellow Things

Crafty Sentiment Designs W, 1E, SIO - Anything Goes

Creative Card Crew 2W - #85 TBA (week 1)

Creative Colours 2W ,Cards only, No CAS, F -   Three Colours From The Inspiartion Photo*  + use embossing (week 1)

Cuttin and Stamping Challenge 2W, 3E -  TBA (Week 1) nothing posted since march 3
Cuttlebug Mania W3E - Use Buttons (Week 1)
Deep Ocean Challenge 2W - #101 - Things with Wings - (Week 2)
Die Cuttin' Divas W, must include a Die-cut - #211 Zoo Awareness*
Digi Choosday Challenge -W,E2, - #15 - Pearls & Gems
Doodle Pantry  M,First Tuesday,1E,SIE - must use digital image -  Anything Digital Goes
Everybody-Art-Challenge W - #320 Pearls
Fan-Tastic Tuesday - W, E4, Must Be Square or Rectangular #81 Anything Goes with a twist: Add some pearls

Going Grey With Scrap-Creations 2W2E - TBA  (Week 1) 

High Hopes Stamps M, SIR - #254  Anything Goes

Holly Jolly Christmas Challenge 2W, 2E, C10, Must be Christmas - Trees  (Week 1) 

Ike's World 2W, 1E, SIR Ike's Art - #35 Things with wings (Week 2) 
Inky Chicks W, 3E, cards & altered items - #49 - Stitching (week 2)

Loves Rubber Stamps W - #147 Pearls & Swirls
Magnolia- liscious & Wee Stamp Challenge Blog 2W, 1E, SIR - Spring into April (week 1)

One Layer Christmas Card Challenge 2W, (1st & 3rd Tuesdays, Must be Christmas, Cards Only) C10  Anything goes with a twist: Blue (Week 2) 

Our Daily Bread Designs Challenge W,1E, SIO - #234 Sketch Challenge*

Outlawz - Color Challenge* - have to sign in

Paper Minutes W#379 - TBA

Papertake Weekly  Words Words Words (focus on words)

Passion For Promarkers Challenge Wmust use promarkers - #292 Tag You're It

Party Time Tuesdays - 1st Tuesday of the month3E - #197 - Anything Goes
{Pin}spirational 2W -   #138 - Anything Goes(Week 1)
Retarte W, E3 (winner will get an online class in Spanish)- #43  Spring

Retro Rubber Challenge 2W (must use rubber stamp you had for some time/at least a year) - Brads (Week 1)

Riley And Company 2W, SIR April Showers Bring May Flowers (Week 1)

Shopping Our Stash W, C13 - #197 Lost & Found (use something you've rediscovered in your stash)

Sweet 7 Challenge Blog -M, E3 (second Tue of the month) -April TBA
Sweet Stamps W1E, SIO, C10 - # 217 Pink
The Sketch File M, JFF - April - Sketch* 
Through The Craft Room Door W, 2E - Always Anything Goes

Tiddly Inks 2W, SIR (freebies available) - #155 Spring's In (Week 1)

Top Tip Tuesday 2W, 3E -  3 Of Something (Week 1)

Try It On Tuesday C5, 2nd & 4th weeks -  New Breginnings (Week 1)

Try Stamping On Tuesdays - #213 Sketch * 

Tuesday Morning Sketches #296 Sketch * 
Tuesday Throwdown W- #240 All Clear - use something clear
Turtle Soup Forum M 1E per day Tuesday Challenge- Technique Challenge: Must sign in

2 Crafty Girls - 2W, E1, C5 - (Week 1) Spring Time
All Crafts Challenge - 2M, 1st Monday of the month every other month, NO CARDS - (Apr/MayAnything But a Card
Artistic Inspirations - 2W, E3 - (Week 1) Anything Goes with a Twist of Spring
Crafting from the Heart - W, E3 - Always Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion - W, E3 - Always Anything Goes
Crafty Cardmakers - 2W, C15 - (Week 2) Wings
Crafty Secrets Linky Party - M (lasts 2 weeks) SIR, E3 - (Deadline April 19) Anything Goes
Creative Cutting Challenge - 2W, must use at least one SVG diecut - (Week 2Anything Goes
Cutie Pie Challenge - M, 2nd Monday, must be "cute" - (AprilBoys + Cute
Eureka Stamps - W, 3E, F - Four-legged Friends
House Mouse Challenge - 2W, SIR, F - (Week 1) April Showers
Lawnscaping 2W, 3E, F, C3 but must be different theme - (Deadline Apr 15) Dimension
Lost Coast Deigns - M (First Monday of the Month), SIR, C10 - (April) Spring
MarkerPOP Challenge - 2W, 2E, C10, must use Copic or ShinHan markers - (Week 2)Anything Goes
Mema's Challenge - M, 1st Monday - (April) Anything Goes + Die or Punch
Not Just Cards - 2W - (Week 1Always Anything Goes
Scrapbook Stamp Society Challenge Blog 2W, 3E - (Week 1) Anything goes + Option: Mother's Day
Shabby Tea Room - 1st & 3rd Mondays - (Week 2Rainbow of Colors Photo Inspiration*
Sparkle N Sprinkle - M, E3, all crafts - (April) Anything Goes with Loose Glitter, Embossing Powder and/or Flocking
Stamp and Create - M, 1E/week - (AprilAnything Goes
The Crazy Challenge - 2W, 4E - (Week 1) Springtime
The Paper Girls - 1st & 3rd Mondays, layouts, cards - (Week 2) Pastel Colors
The Paper Nest Dolls Challenge - M, E2SIO - (AprilAlways Anything Goes
Through the Purple Haze - M, E3, C10 - (April) Anything Goes / Moved to Other Dates
Use Your Stuff - W, JFF, use your stash - Spring is Sprung + Blog Hop


  1. I adore the colours on this and every girl needs a genie so what ya done with mine sweetpea?

  2. Wow, so many wonderful things going on here, really great, love the colors and the weird and wonderful images. Thank you for sharing with us at Lost Coast Designs, sadly we cant enter you into our draw as you didn't use any of our images, but loved seeing your creations :)

  3. These are just AWESOME Samara. So much to look at on them and just wonderful colours. You never cease to amaze me with your awesome creations :-D

    Hugz a bunch,

    IKE xoxoxoxo

  4. Interesting projects, Thanks for joining us at Eureka Stamps this week. Karal DT

  5. Very cute!!! Thank you for joining us at PINspirational, good luck!!! Amy DT

  6. As amazing, individual and original your designs are, I feel none of them can be judged in our challenge, as I don't see them meeting the challenge brief. We do hope to see your amazing work in the future. Thanks Caz - Cardz 4 Guyz.

  7. I love the bold colors that you used! Thanks for joining us at Crafting from the Heart this week.

  8. Great project! Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge.

  9. Hi, Samara! Thanks for linking these up at the Crafty Secrets April Linky Party. We're glad you joined us. We sadly can't enter you into the prize drawing as you did not use any Crafty Secrets product in your project. We hope you'll come back next month and use the free downloads we provide. Have a great day!
    Kathy Clement/DT Leader
    Crafty Secrets

  10. gorgeous card
    thanks for playing with us at crafty sentiments

  11. Very interesting cards, Samara. Your creativity is amazing - great coloring and layouts. Thank you for joining us in the Through The Craft Room Door challenge this week.


  12. Great cards - love the collage/mixed media feel to them. Thank you for joining in the Paper Nest Dolls Challenge this time. Hope to see you again.

    Hugs, Vannessa
    The Paper Nest Dolls DT

  13. Isn't it nice that we can all be unique in our stamping? Thanks for joining us at the Creative Card Crew sentiment challenge

  14. Your work is always interesting, Samara! Glad you decided to share with us here at Shopping Our Stash!
    Chana, DT

  15. Wow! You've done an incredible amount of work on these amazing pages! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Bimini Moose Scrapbooking blog! DT Karla

  16. Thanks for playing with us at Riley & Company. I love the way you colored the pants in the first card. Very creative!

  17. Such great colours, thanks for entering into the Cutie Pie Challenge. Gem DT xx

  18. Hi,

    Very nice project.Wauw. Make sure to post our color palette aswell. thanks for joining us at CCC and good luck.

    DT CCC

  19. Cool stuff!!! Thanks so much for participating in our PINSPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    A Little Bit O' Paper

  20. Wow. Thank you for Linking Up at Bimini Moose! Remember, you can link up as many times as you’d like.
    ~DT Janis
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My wish for you is a great day full of laughter! Samara x