Saturday, January 31, 2009

Liquid Pearls Challenge!

I created this little 8x8 for a challenge I issued Scrapping Turtle to use Liquid Pearls on a layout!

Stuff... Cardstock - Bazzill, Pattern Paper - American Crafts, Liquid Pearls - Ranger, Punch - Martha Stewart, Cloud & Cherry Dies - QuicKutz, Polka Dot Stamps - Papertrey Ink, Ink - Papertrey Ink.

Friday, January 30, 2009

Loonie Stampers Challenge #25!

Well this week was Wendy's and clearly she hates us! This is so far out the box, I can't even see the box anymore! LOL But we love her for the challenge and I like my card! Would love to know what you think though and I would love to see what you think you could do with this challenge! Come on... link it up!

Here is my card... I tried to use some different mediums for all the different colors! I colored that flower with a copic! V17, it is actually very purple!

Inside it says... you are not that old!

Now I an dying to see what the Loonie Ladies did...
Wendy Regs Maria Char Jewels

Stuff... Everything is Papertrey Ink, except for... Prima Flower, $ Store Brad, Ranger Demensional Pearls, Martha Journalling Pen & Copics!

Thursday, January 29, 2009

Mojo Monday!

I keep seeing all the awesome creations my girl Wendy makes with the mojo monday sketches!
She got me to play and layer a little more!

Stuff... Cardstock - Papertrey Ink & Stampin Up, Pattern Paper - Little Yellow Bicycle, Ribbon - Papertrey Ink & Stampin Up, Punch - Stampin Up, Heart Die - QuicKutz, Bling - Walmart, Thickers - American Crafts.

Wednesday, January 28, 2009

2S4Y # 18!

Hey look at me go... I am getting brave now!
See the sketch Here!

Stuff... Poppy Red, White, Dark Chocolate & Summer Sunrise Cardstock - Papertrey Ink, Pattern Paper - Sassafrass, Polka Dot Stamps - Papertrey Ink, Ribbon - Papertrey Ink, Ink - Papertrey Ink, Dies - QuicKutz, Punch - Marvy, Dew Drop - Robin's Nest, Pen - Martha Stewart, Paper Crimper - Fiskars, Flower - Prima, Bling - Stampin Up, Copics, Alphabet Stickers - Making Memories.

The different products on this card is outta control!

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Too Funny!

I was tagged by Vicki ~ a fantastic talent. I recommend you visit her blog! I seen this one going around on other blogs and I was dying to be tagged so I could play! Thanks Vicki!
1. navigate to where you keep your pictures, select the 6th folder, and the
6th picture in that folder.
2. Then post it on your blog with an explanation of the story behind the picture
3. tag 6 other people to do the same, and make sure you let them know about it.
Funny enough the sixth picture in my photo folder is from our Scrapping Turtle Christmas gift exchange! This was a totally fun little party!

Now I need to tag some people, hmmmm let's go over to my PTI friend list....

Julie Kim Michele Bonnie Donelda Ashley

Have fun ladies!

My Jack!

I did this layout for January's Scrapping Turtle DT reveal! I love this picture of Jack, he was just after getting his hair cut and it was spiked up in the front just like his dad's. I was so proud and he looked so much older!

Stuff... Pattern Papers - Fancy Pants, Cardstock - Bazzill - Flower - Prima, Dies - QuicKutz.

Monday, January 26, 2009

Organize... Pretty!

This was my altered item for my Scrapping Turtle DT work! I needed the coloring books, stickers, sticker books, markers and cooking magazines tidies up in my dining room!

A couple of magazine holders and a peanut can... ta da!

Stuff... Pattern Paper - Fancy Pants, Cardstock - Bazzill, Alphabet Stickers - Making Memories, Buttons - Scenic Route, Ribbon - American Crafts, Dies - QuicKutz!

Sunday, January 25, 2009

Papertrey Ink Blog Hop!

I love these, I think they are brilliant and I haven't really missed any (well maybe the boxing day one cause I was away). this month is no exception! I didn't have my new stuff when I created this so I dug out some of my older sets to play with! Birthday card fun!
Stuff... Everything here is Papertrey Ink except the Liquid Pearls I added on the balloon and scallops and the copics I used to color. I also added a little mini pom pom to the hat! :) I used the swiss dots embossing folder as well, it is one of my favs! Oh and the googly eyes of course... it is for a little girl!

Need more info on the Papertrey Ink Blog Hop!

Thanks for looking now go Blog Hopping !

Saturday, January 24, 2009


This is a layout I did for the Scrapping Turtle, I was playing with Fancy Pants! Delish!

Stuff... Pattern Paper - Fancy Pants, Cardstock - Bazzill, Demensional Pearls - Ranger, Distress Stickles - Ranger, Chipboard - Maya Road, Alcohol Ink - Ranger, Dies - QuicKutz.

Friday, January 23, 2009

Color Inspiration Challenge # 39!

Wow, I am really squeaking this one in! I rushed it but I think it turned out totally cute!
Check out the challenge... Color Inspiration #39.
Stuff... I will add later! lol

Loonie Stampers Challenge # 24!

Wow, Maria picked a doozie this week! While I love bling it is ceratinly out of my comfort zone! So I just went for it and I am really happy with my card! Hope you like it!

I would love to see what you are doing with bling these days... link up your creations!
Inspire me!
Now I am off to check out the Loonie Ladies, they are all very good with the BLING!
Maria Regan Wendy Char Jewels

Stuff... Cardstock - Papertrey Ink & Bazzill, Stamps - Papertrey Ink, Ink - Papertrey Ink, Ribbon - Offray, Flowers - Making Memories, Brad - $ Store, Bling Flourish - Walmart, Dies - Spellbinders.
Thursday, January 22, 2009

It's Moving Time!

A card for my neighbor that is moving!
Stuff... Cardstock - Papertrey Ink, Pattern Paper - October Afternoon, Chipboard - Scenic Route, Ribbon - Papertrey Ink, Stamps & Ink - Papertrey Ink, Punch - Stampin Up.

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

My First 2S4Y! Gasp!

I have never done a "2sketches4you" sketch... I know right?? I am a simple girl at heart but I thought in this new year I would try to stretch myself. So go big or go home... my first 2S4Y!

I flipped the sketch because I have my new CHF stamps on my desk (gorgeous)! I hope that is ok! Don't kick me out, I promise I'll do it right next time! :)

Stuff... White Cardstock - Papertrey Ink, Ink - Papertery Ink, Stamps - Cornish Heritage Farms, Pattern Paper - American Crafts, Ribbon - Papertrey Ink, Copics, Scallop Punch - Stampin Up, Circle Punch - Fiskars.

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Valentine's Card!

This is for a challenge to use brads on the Scrapping Turtle, good times!

Stuff... Stamps, Cardstock, Ink & Ribbon - Papertrey Ink, Pen - Martha Stewart, Brads - $ Store.

Monday, January 19, 2009

Card Set!

I made this little card set with some left over paper from my DT kit from Scrapping Turtle, this was tougher than it looked... lol! I still screwed up, I thought the envelopes were one size however they were like 1/2 inch bigger! Oh well! At least now I have made one! :)

Stuff... Cardstock - Bazzill, Stamps - CHF, Flowers - Prima, Pattern Paper - Fancy Pants!
Sunday, January 18, 2009

Dream Big Dreams!

This is a layout I did for the January Desgin Team Reveal over at Scrapping Turtle. These papers were gorgeous to work with!

Stuff... Cardstck - Bazzill, Pattern Paper - Fancy Pants, Bling - Prima, Flowers - Prima, Die Cuts - Fancy Pants, Button - Scenic Route.
Saturday, January 17, 2009

GF Love!

This is for my bff for valentine's day! She rocks and so should her card, right?
Stuff... Raspberry Fizz Cardstock - PTI, Love Songs Stamps - PTI, Raspberry Fizz Ribbon - PTI, Alpha Sticker - MM, Kiwi Kiss Cardstock - Stampin Up, Glitter Chipboard & Pattern Paper - American Crafts, Embossing Folder - Cuttlebug.
Friday, January 16, 2009

Loonie Stampers Challenge # 23!

Well forget about my card because the graphic is way cute! If Jewels rocked these any harder, we won't have to even make the cards anymore! Well it was my choice this week and I have had this card in my head and made it over a week ago for my mom's b-day. As soon as I seen Raspberry Fizz, I pictured it with Kiwi Kiss right away! Well onto my card...

Make sure you check out the ladies...
Jewels Regs Maria Wendy Char

Stuff... Cardstock - Stampin Up & Bazzill, Pattern Paper - Papertrey Ink, Ribbon - Papertrey Ink, Thickers - American Crafts, Bling - Kaiser, Punch - Martha Stewart & Fiskars, Embossing Folder - Cuttlebug.
Thursday, January 15, 2009

Love Songs... LOVE!

I made this Love Bucket for my hubby for Valentine's Day. It has little *jobs* on the curled vellum, like... "make your loved one's favorite dessert" or " give your loved one a back rub". You know all the thinks I would like my hubby to do. lol

Love the Raspberry Fizz and Spring Rain together.

I also love how the vellum curls!

Stuff... Cardstock, Vellum, Ribbon, Ink, Simple Alphabet & Love Songs Stamp Sets - Papertrey Ink, Punch - Fiskars, Nestabilities, Bling & Bucket - $ Store.

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Crappy Picture of Cute Baby Card!

I seriously need to do something about the light situation! This card is so cute but it is dark and grey and stormy! Blah!
Stuff... Cardstock, Ink, Stamps & Ribbon - Patertrey Ink, Pattern Paper - Crate, Metal Rimmed Tag and Feet - Making Memories, Button - Dress it Up.

Monday, January 12, 2009

Pleasant Surprise!

My Papertrey Ink friend Julie Cameron (yes you recognize the name, she has been featured on Nichole's blog for some of her work and published many times!) gave me an award this morning!

I would like to thank the acad.... I kid!
I would like to pass it on though to some of my turtle girls!
You guys make the forum so much fun too!

Nephew's B-day Card!

I snuck in a little daytime in my scrapspace on Saturdat afternoon and made this little much needed card! How awesome is that! I had been dying to cut into this houndstooth!

Saturday, January 10, 2009

Color Inspirations 37!

Two posts in one day...well this one was too cute to pass up, so I snuck
downstairs and whipped this up! FUN!
I totally played with my Christmas gift... a new SLICE! LOVE!

Stuff... Cardstock - Papertrey Ink, Pattern Paper - October Afternoon, Ribbon - Stampin Up, Stamps - Papertrey Ink, Ink - Papertrey Ink & Stampin Up, Shapes - MM Slice.

Color Inspiration 36!

Ah I loved these colors and I as so glad I am back from vacation and ready to play!
To check out the challenge go to Kwerners Design Blog

I seriously need a tent and light for pics! This card looks way better in my hand that this!

Stuff... Cardstock - Paptertrey Ink, Stamps - Out of the Box Papertrey Ink, Ink - Papertrey Ink, Ribbon - Papertrey Ink, Punch - Fiskars, Embossing Folder - Cuttlebug.

Friday, January 09, 2009

Loonie Stampers Challenge # 22!

SHUT UP... Regs pick and she picked something super fun! I hope lots of people can play as I love looking at altered items!

Here is my little project! I an having so much fun with my little Love Songs set! I like it almost as much as Out of the Box! Please click on the pick to see the bling on the litter hearts!

Now check out the Loonie Ladies, I think this is gonna be awesome one!
Stuff... Pattern Paper - Papertrey Ink, Vellum - Papertrey Ink, Raspberry Fizz Ribbon - Papertrey Ink, Love Songs Stamps - Papertrey Ink, Ink - Papertrey Ink, Scallop Punch - Stampin Up, Chinese Take Out Box - $ Store, Bling - $ Store
Monday, January 05, 2009

Loonie Stamper Challenge # 21!

Better late than never right! We are back home after our holidays... yes all those posts were scheduled! :)

Char picked these gorgeous colors this week and they were super fun to play with! While you are over at her blog, check out her new banner... GORGE!

Here is my little ditty... a bit of layering of the different items!

You most likely have already seen their handy work for this challenge but here they are again...
Details... Baja Breeze Cardstock - Stampin Up, White & Sweet Blush Cardstock - Papertrey Ink, Out of the Box Stamp Set - Papertrey Ink, Pure Poppy Ink - Papertrey Ink, Versamark Ink, Bling - Kaiser, Spring Moss Twil Ribbon - Papertrey Ink, Flower - Prima, Button - Scenic Route, Thread - Bazzill Stitchez, Rub On - American Crafts, Pin - Gift fr Regan... :)

Sunday, January 04, 2009

A Day in the Park!

Another layout for the turtle, I really love this layout, the houndstooth is flocked and the flowered paperis foiled, lots of great details!

Saturday, January 03, 2009

Soup du Jour!

This is another layout I did for over at the scrapping turtle... it was to make a layout based on a soup can! I had fun with it!

Friday, January 02, 2009

Blue Mountain!

This is a little layout I did for a sketch challenge over on the Scrapping Turtle! I loved this Mr Campy line! So fun!

Thursday, January 01, 2009

Thank Yous!

I made a dozoen of these for my mother in law! She has been needing to have some thank you cards around for people who have been helping her lately!
Stuff... White, Spring Moss and Ripe Avocado Cardstock - Papertrey Ink, Pattern Paper -Chatterbox, Spring Moss Twill Ribbon - Papertrey Ink, Ripe Avocado Ink - Papertrey Ink, Embossing Folder - Cuttlebug, Heart Die - QuicKutz, Windo Punch - Stampin Up, Corner Rounder Punch - Fiskars.