Thursday, December 29, 2011

4 Crafty Chicks #70

Wow, it's been a great year, thanks to my design team at 4 Crafty Chicks for putting up with my wacky ways.  I love you all.  This has been a fun year.  Thanks to you three...bestieeeeessss forever!

Today our Crazy Egg Challenge is to use something New! Wow, this is fun, so I went paper, new stamp, new embellishments too...I know it is more than one thing new..but heck it is almost a new year...have fun everyone, and play along with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

Thank also to each of you that have come to my blog over the past year, and more, whether you left a note, or just stop to see what I've been up too.  Thank you from the bottom of my heart, you are all so wonderful  Here is to more adventures in the crafting world.  Happy New Year to you all, and Cheers to you!

Here is my card:
 Supplies:Paper~Early Espresso, White, Bo Bunny Snowfall Designer Paper.  Stamps~Whimsy Stamps.  Ink~Black, Copic Markers, Spica Pens.  Accessories~Snowflakes, Push Pin, Ribbon, MS Punch, Glue Dots, Foam Squares, Ticket Die-Whimsy.

Thursday, December 22, 2011

4 Crafty Chicks #69

Hello Crafty friends, wow this challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks was a good one, I just had to think for awhile.  But it came to me.  Our dear friend Lori from Inkingly Yours is our hostess this week and today she asked us to create anything but a square or rectangle.  She stumped me for sure, I like that when it happens.  Anyway, thanks Lori, and don't forget to play along with us at 4 Crafty Chicks

"Happy Crafting"

Supplies:Paper~Black, White. Ink~Black.  Stamps~American Crafts. Accessories~Spellbinders, Pearls, Ribbon, Glue Dots, Foam Squares, Oval Punches.

Monday, December 19, 2011

Christmas Card Blitz at my friends

Hello there friends, I was told by a few great people to put these cards on here, so here we go.  In November I went and spent a few days with my good friend Lori and we got in a crafting blitz, and well I put a nice dent in my 70 cards I made this season. I didn't take my camera just my phone so sorry the quality is great.  Anyway, thanks for stopping and checking them out.  Happy Crafting!

 Supplies: Paper~Stampin Up, Bo-Bunny.  
Ink~Black, Copics.  
Stamps~Totally Stampalicious, Stampin Up, Whimsy Stamps, Hero Arts, Bild Malarna, Stamping Bella, Our Craft Lounge.
 Accessories~Brads, Spellbinders, Ribbon, Twine, Glue Dots, Foam Squares, Leaf Punch.

SPCC #131 Snow Friends/Good Bye

Hello Monday, wow almost Christmas time hope everyone is done doing that shopping, if not, get onto it before all the good deals are gone. Hahaha! My dear friend was laughing with a kind heart last year that I didn't have a snowman stamp, and because she is such a great friend, she sent me these three snowmen. I just couldn't wait to start using this stamp. So here we go, and thanks Tamie, I love them. Snow friends are the best!

The color combo this week at Scrapmaster's Paradise is pretty tough, but I was challenged to create winter with it too, so hope you like what I've come up with it was a lot of fun, and stop by the design team and see what wonderful projects they came up with!

Good Bye!
This also is my last card as a Scrapmaster's Paradise Color Diva, as I am stepping down after a year.  It has been a wonderful year and I would like to thank Samantha and all the ladies and SPCC for their help and the fun we've had. They will all be so missed, but I will be around for sure to keep an eye on what they are doing. They are starting a new exciting blog come the new year, so please pop over there and check it out.
Take care and Happy Craftin!

Here is my card:

Supplies:Paper~Wisteria Wonder, Very Vanilla, Real Red, White. Ink~Perfect Plum, Black, Copic Markers. Stamps~Stampavie, Bo-Bunny. Accessories~MS Snowflake Punch, Bling, Ribbon, Foam Squares, Glue Dots, Spellbinders, Smooch!

Thursday, December 15, 2011

4 Crafty Chicks #68


Hello fellow crafters, I do hope your Christmas cards and project are going well.  I have a few more to make, but doing okay.  Thanks for playing last week at 4 Crafty Chicks, we sure like seeing what everyone is creating.  Today's challenge is brought to you by our fun creative talented Tamie, and she has asked us to make a Christmas card.  Thanks Tamie, I was wanting to make more...wink, wink!  I had fun making this one, as I don't do enough of the inking/brayer/embossing technique. Happy Crafting and please play along with us at 4 Crafty Chicks!
Supplies:Paper~Night of Navy, White, Pattern Paper.  Accessories~Heating Tool, Spellbinders, Foam Squares, Charm, Silver String, Clear Embossing Powder, Brayer, Dauber.  Ink~Versa Fine, Night of Navy.  Stamps~Inkadinkado, Stampscapes.

Monday, December 12, 2011

SPCC #130 Retail Therapy

Hello everyone, this one was pretty fun, didn't know about the sketch I snagged from awhile back at Sketch Saturday, and then the color combo from Scrapmaster's Paradise Color Combo, it worked. Thanks for checking in on me. Go on over and share your thoughts at SPCC and play along!

Here is my card:

Supplies:Paper~Lucky Limeade, Cherry Cobbler, Sahara Sand, Pattern Paper, White. Accessories~Charm, Spellbinder, Ribbon, Glue Dots, Foam Squares, Embossing Folder. Ink~Black, Copic Markers. Stamps~Kanban, Stampavie.

Thursday, December 8, 2011


Good evening, a nice sunny start to the day, but then the clouds rolled, maybe tomorrow we will see that sunshine.  Went visiting today and helping my parents decorate and get ready for Christmas was a good day.  

Came home and found out one our friends Mother passed away, always sad when you hear this stuff, especially this time of year for some reason.  Any way I felt I needed to make a card right away and put it in the mail tomorrow.  I don't make these very often but one has to.  I think it is pretty and I know our friends will appreciate it. 

Thanks for stopping and checking on what I've been creating.  I am doing some much needed things around here tomorrow so I may need a break and pop on and show you something new.  
Have a good night!

Paper: White, Pink. 
Accessories: Ribbon, Brad, Spellbinders, Embossing Folder, 
Border Punch, Pearls, Foam Squares, Glue Dots.  
Ink from computer and Word Program.

4 Crafty Chicks #67

Hello friends, another great challenge today at 4 Crafty Chicks.  I love these colors that our talented Melissa has brought to us.  Thanks again for playing last week, and please pop on over and play again.  Happy Crafting!

 Supplies:Paper~Crumb Cake, Early Espresso, Pool Party (inside too), Very Vanilla, Pattern Paper.  Stamps~Word-Computer.  Accessories~Flowers, Pearls, Ribbon, Whimsy Dies, Spellbinders, Chipboard Numbers, MS leaf Punch, Foam Squares, Glue Dots!

Monday, December 5, 2011

SPCC #129 Happy BDay2U

Hello December, it is my brothers birthday month, and I thought I sure don't have a lot of male birthday cards, this is much younger than my brother, but it works. I bought this stamp from Stampavie-Mo-Manning, very cool. I printed off the computer the words/letters. Thanks for checking in on me, and do play along with the Design Team at Scrapmaster's Paradise Color Combo!

Here is my card:

Supplies:Paper~Baja Breeze, Pool Party, Chocolate Chip, White. Ink~Copic Markers, ink from printer, Versafine Black. Stamps~Stampavie-Mo-Manning, Whimsy Stamps. Accessories~Twine, Foam Squares, Glue Dots, Embossing folder, Embossing Powder, Heat Tool.

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Whimsy Stamps Blog Hop

Good afternoon, I just spent the last few moments commenting on a wonderful talented design team, they are having a blog hop at Whimsy Stamps.  Oh wow, do go over and play along, it is super fun, and the cards/project amazing.  Awesome job over there!

4 Crafty Chicks #66

Hello December, wow, November sure flew by, we got a few snowy days now.  Christmas will be here before we know it.  But first our challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks is brought to you by me.  I get to host this one, and since it is my birthday month, I thought this challenge was good.  
Please play along with the design team at 4 Crafty Chicks, and have fun.
I colored this boy a few months back, and sure wanted to use him on a card.  Guess not much for a girl card today, oh well.  I also want you to go over to 4 Crafty Chicks and welcome our December Guest Designer Dee, she will be with us for the month of December, Welcome Dee and lets get crafting!
Have fun with the challenge.  Happy Crafting!
Supplies:Paper~Island Indigo, Early Espresso, White, Pumpkin Pie, Pattern Paper.  Stamps~Stampin Up, KennyK.  Accessories~Spellbinders, Brads, Foam Squares, Glue dots.  Ink~Copic Markers, Black.

Monday, November 28, 2011

Winter Sucks TS

Hello I am back for one more before I leave for home, yes still crafting with my girl Lori, but home is calling so I guess I will leave soon.  But I had to make one more Totally Stampalicious Card....cuz I can...wahooo me!

Winter Sucks is in the Let it Snow Stella Stamp Set, totally fun!

The challenge today is non-traditional holiday colors, do you like my orange and black snow flakes? Have a great Monday, and see you tomorrow, or tonight maybe!  Chow!

Supplies~Paper-SU Pumpkin Pie, Black.  Pattern Paper, White Card Stock.  Stamps~Totally Stampalicious.  Accessories~MS Snow Flake Punch, Spellbinders, SU Punches, Ribbon, Twine, Glue Dots, Foam Squares, Brads.  Ink~Black, Copic Markers.

SPCC #128

 Another cool Color Challenge at Scrapmaster's Paradise, please stop over and play along and meet the other design team members and see what we all created, always fun to see what you come up with, using these colors.  I also used a Mojo Monday sketch for this card, it was from last month, but I like using them again.

 Supplies: Paper~Tempting Turquoise, Real Red, Lucky Limeade, Whisper White, Pattern Paper.  Stamps~Greeting Kids, Verve.  Ink~Black, Copic Markers.  Accessories~Foam Squares, Glue Dots, Spellbinders, MS Border Punch, Twine, Ribbon, Snowflakes.

Sunday, November 27, 2011


Good evening fellow crafters, I've been crafting with my friend Lori for the weekend, it has awesome, trying to get some Christmas Cards worked on.  This one is super cute, and I just had to color it.  Thanks for Crafting with me Lori, this has been just awesome fun!  I am going to enter this in Totally Stampalicious challenge combo, using two stamps from TS, super fun!  Thanks for stopping and checking on me.  
Have a great Sunday!

Supplies:Paper~SU Garden Green, Marina Mist, Pattern Paper. White.  Accessories~Brads, Ribbon,Punch, Spellbinders, Foam Squares, Glue Dots.  Ink~Black, Copic.  Stamps~Totally Stampalicious-Going to Town Gus, Deacon & Ava HOHO.

Thursday, November 24, 2011

Challenge #65 4CC

Hello and welcome to my blog again, if this your first time here, hello!  If you've come here before, thank you.  

Today's challenge is from 4 Crafty Chicks.  The challenge is hostessed by our very own Lori from Inkingly Yours, she has asked us to use Snowflakes.  Very cool challenge.  I only have this one stamp of snowpeople, and well it is pretty fun to color.  Thanks for stopping over and play along with the chicks at 4 Crafty Chicks.

Happy Crafting!

Here is my card:
Paper~Bashful Blue, Lucky Limeade, White, Pattern Paper.  Accessories~Bling, Spellbinders, Snow flake Punch, Foam Squares.  Stamps~Stampavie, Word-Computer.  Ink~Black, Copic Markers.

Monday, November 21, 2011

SPCC #127

 Good Morning to you all, and welcome to another color combo challenge at Scrapmasters Paradise!  I thought it needed a bit more depth, so I added a neutral color brown along for the ride.  Please stop by at SPCC and say hello to the other design team members and play along with these fun colors.  Happy Crafting!
This sketch is from Mojo Monday from last month, they always have great sketches!
 Here is my card, thanks for stopping and enjoy your day!
Supplies: Paper~Melon Mambo, Lucky Limeade, Pretty in Pink, Early Espresso, Pattern Paper, White.  Accessories~Butterfly Charms, Button, Twine, Ribbon, Spellbinders, Foam Squares, Glue Dots, Punchs, Rhinestones.  Ink~Black, Brown, Copic markers.  Stamps~Stampavie, Stampin Up!

Thursday, November 17, 2011

4 Crafty Chicks # 64

Hello Thursday, another great week of crafty~ness!  Thanks to everyone who played with us last week at 4 Crafty Chicks.  Today's challenge is brought to us by non-other than our very own talented Tamie, and she has asked us to paper piece, not pierce!  Which sometimes get a few people messed up, me included.  I used this little girl from Magnola Stamps and her apron and dress are out of pattern paper.  Anyway, thanks for stopping here, and please pop on over to 4 Crafty Chicks and play along.  Have a great Thursday!

Supplies: Paper~Soft Suede, Pattern Paper, White.  Accessories~Foam Squares, Spellbinders, Ribbon.  Stamps~Stampin Up, Magnola Stamps, Whimsy Stamps.  Ink~Black, Copic Markers.

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Advent Calendar 2011

Another Christmas Project!
I seen this cool Wood Advent Calendar last year from Kaiser Crafts, and I thought wow, I could have some fun with that, just have to find the right paper.  So these last few weeks, I've been playing.  I borrowed the Santa stamp from a friend, thanks Charlene!  I just love this Bo-Bunny Snowfall paper line this year, and well just ran with it.  I have yet to put little treats in each box, but that will be fun too.  Thanks for stopping and looking at my calendar, and I would like to challenge you to do something fun this holiday season.  Sure was fun.  Happy Crafting!
The following are where I entered my project, please stop by there and play along or just drop a note:

Advent Calendar-Kaiser Craft
Paper-Bo-Bunny Press-Snowfall, Card Stock-Stampin Up!
Ink-Memento-Rich Cocoa
Accessories-Wooden Tree-Kaiser Craft, Numbers Kaiser Craft-inked with brown and glitter.  Presents-I made, and the sleigh-except for the ones in the sleigh.  Beads-Walmart.  Brads-Bo-Bunny, Snow Flakes-Dollar Store, Bells-Dollar Store, Star-Dollar Store. Ribbon, Glue Dots, Foam Squares.