Saturday, February 26, 2011

Liebster Award


I would like to thank Rebecca at Crafting Misfit for this award. I am very honored.


The Liebster Award is designed to bring new blogs to light. It is a great way to share blogs that might not otherwise be seen or ones you may want to share with others. I am here to honor 3-5 blogs to bring awareness to other wonderful blogs.
As a recipient you must share the love and pay it forward by:
1-Creating a post where you blog about the Liebster award & reveal your 3-5 blog picks 
2-Let them know you chose them 
3-Copy & paste the blog award on your blog
4-Have faith that your followers will rally & show their crafty love back out to those you awarded
5-Have fun!


OK, Well here are my picks:

1. Jenn at Craftful Gardens, I always like to see what she comes up with.
2.  Erin at A Girl and her Craft Box, I love all the stuff she makes for her husband!
3. Alina at Addicted to Scrapbooking I am a new follower to Alina's blog but I already have gotten so many ideas from her crafts.
4. Rexann at .......IBeCircled....... I will be following her blog very closely
5. Gloria at Gloria's Goofy Craft Spot I really like her card very creative.

Friday, February 25, 2011

Wedding Card

I have been working on a wedding card for a couple of weeks now. My Brother In Law is getting married and I have been thinking of all kinds of ideas for a card.  I decided to try of shape card, mostly because of jitterbuggin' challenge. I really don't know how I feel about this card but it took me so long to make I had to post it.  I took the wine bottle and glass from Simply Charmed and spent one whole day messing around on Design Studio with it. After I got all the cuts, I cut out Celebrate from Simply Charmed too.  I used Stickles again. ( Imagine that) The pink embellishments are from Michaels and the Ribbon is from Wal-Mart. Sorry no inside yet!

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Happy Birthday Daddy

My Dad's Birthday is on Monday and with this card, I plan on making him some chocolate covered pretzels.  I usually do not make very mushy cards (I am just not a mushy person) but I had a very hard time coming up with a card. That was until I saw this picture on Graphic Fairy. Right away I knew that caption should be Happy Birthday Daddy.  I used left over pattern paper from Creativity, Inc. from the "foof-a-la" paper pad. I cut out the frame from Heritage and the heart border is from Storybook. All the accents are from Michaels which was probably in their dollar bin.

Friday, February 11, 2011

Valentine's



So I only have half of these done when Jaclynne came home from school and told me that her party is Friday! Friday, why? Valentine's Day is Monday, am I missing something.  Well, lucky for me, my husband was working late so I worked my butt off to get all of these done.  She need 14 but she wanted one so I made 15. Then one for the teacher. So I guess I really made 16. I used the Create a Critter cartridge and pulled put my scrap drawer and pretty much just dug thru it to find paper.  The stamps are Recollection Celebrate Spring set which I love. So of them have pieces from K&C Company Valentine's Tags. I also used lots of Stickles because I LOVE them.

100th day of school Tshirt

Jaclynne had her 100th day of school celebration and she need to design a shirt.  This is what we came up with.  We used fabric remnants from Jo-Ann's and the flowers are glued on the Tshirt. She really loved it.

Wednesday, February 9, 2011


I used Create a Critter on the card. Of course I had to use Stickles too. I just love Stickles. I also used ink to make the pink cheeks. The pattern paper is Simply Fun by reminise that I found at Michaels. Now I usually do not buy any of my craft supplies unless I have a coupon or it is on sale but boy paper is very hard to find. When I saw the monkeys and dinosaurs and even the rockets in this paper, I bought it. Ever thing else is scraps which I have a feeling I will never get thru!!
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