Friday, December 30, 2011


Good morning!! Here is a layout I did with the December Swirlydoos kit. This kit was filled with goodies and beautiful paper.  These pics were taken about 10 years ago of my daughter and son having some fun in the snow!! Thanks for taking a peek and I wish you the best for 2012!!! Have a wonderful New Years!!!

Monday, December 26, 2011

Girly grunge!!!

Hello!! I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas. I did. Spent it with family and friends and couldn't of asked for more!!
Here is a card I made for a challenge at Girly Grunge. You are suppose to use jeans, whether paper or fabric in your project. I used the Antiquities paper from Donna Salazar and her smooch spritz also. Thank you for taking a peek and have a wonderful New years!!!

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Other than Christmas.."Watching you Grow"

Hello!!! Here is a lo I did of my dd. I got bored with the Christmas colors and had to do a colorful one. I am not use to working with these bright colors!!! I have a new appreciation for the ladies who work with them. From the look of things my dd was around 3. A while ago!!!! I used these bright colors because that is my dd. She is always  upbeat and sunny!!! Well Merry Christmas all...only a few more days!

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Blank Christmas Layout .

Hello!! Here is a blank layout I made using the Pion Christmas papers, "Waiting for Santa. A few handmade flowers as well from the paper.

Here are some close ups of the flowers. The big blue one is from Prima.
Some more close ups.
On the chippie I used metallic paint and heated it up and also used baby blue stickles on it.
I sure had fun making this one. If ya all like I am selling it in my esty shop. You can find it on the right in the side bar.
 Thank you for looking!! Have a wonderful almost to the weekend!!!

Monday, December 12, 2011

Last 3 of the challenge

Here is #12 for the challenge. This card was out of my comfort zone as there was no distressing and that is hard for me not to run it through my Zutter!!!

Here is day #11. I made a tag using the Tim Holtz tattered tree die. We were to use "gold" on this one. The string of beads were given to me by my sweet friend Melody. Thanks girl!!!
Here is Day 10...We were to use a Santa image. I made this for my newest Grand daughter!! This is her first Christmas!!! Thank you so much for stopping by. I appreciate it so much. Have a wonderful week!!

Sunday, December 11, 2011

Day 9 of the challenge

Hello another quick drop off. This is day 9 and we were to use card board. I used the G45 for the image, hand dyed the ribbon, handmade the flower and cut the letters out on my circut. This has been a fun challenge over at Scrap that the Shona (such a Wonderful Mess) has been hosting!! Thanks you for stopping by...Have a great Sunday!!

Friday, December 9, 2011

Day 8!!

Hello to those who visit!!! Here is my entry for day 8 at Scrap That. I used the Pion papers, Waiting for Santa papers. They are gorgeous vintagy papers, right up my alley. They came in a kit from Funtoolas. Thank you for taking a peek!! Oh the theme this time was to use a doiley.

Thursday, December 8, 2011

Day 7 Card!!

Hello...another quick drop off!! Here is my card for the 7th day at SCRAP THAT. The theme for this one is layers and if I remember right I have 6 on here!! Thanks so much for looking!! Have a wonderful rest of the day!

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Day 6 of the challenge!

Hello! Here is my 6th entry for the challenge at Scrap That. The theme for this one was to use chipboard. So I did. I inked it green and then put a layer of crackle accents and for the flower I painted it red, used glossy accents and added Diamond Dust and Liquid pearls for the center. Thank you for taking a peek! Have a wonderful evening!

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Day 5 of the challenge, BOWS 2 posts in one day! SO not like me!! Here is day 5 of the challenge! We had to use bows on this one. Well as you can see bows are not my fort'e!! Gives me more to practice!!! Just a quick drop off...I am tired tonight!! Sleep well everyone!

Day 4 of the challenge is the day 4 tag for SCRAP THAT challenge that Shona is hosting. The theme on this one was stamping!! I kept this simple! I did use the pine come from the Tim Holtz die and I must say they are really cool to work with. I love them!!!! The branch that comes with it is awesome also. I am a little behind posting. Will catch up soon. Thanks so much for stopping by!!

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Third Day Challenge tag!!

Hello!!! Here is the 3rd day tag. I am having fun with these. It has been a fun challenge and still hoping I can keep up. The theme for this one was to hand make the flower. I used the Spellbinders rose creations to make this one. The trees and reindeer are from 3tailscraft!!! See ya tomorrow!!!

Friday, December 2, 2011

Second tag--Day 2 of the Challenge

Hello there. Well here is the 2nd tag for the 12 days of Christmas over at Scrap That!! This ones theme is Snowman. I used the Tim Holtz snowman embossing folder and then added ink and the icicles are from 3tailscraft!! Thank you for visiting and I will see you tomorrow!!!

Thursday, December 1, 2011

Tag--Present topper

Hello all!! Wow we are all ready in December which means Christmas will be here next week. At least it seems like it will be. Time has been flying by. Here is a tag or present topper as I like to call hem. I like to make my kids one every year. Well this will be my 2nd year!! I embossed and inked this one , made the little charm and made the pine cones. This was a fun one to make!! Well I hope these next few weeks aren't to stressful for you.
This tag was made for a challenge. I will be making one everyday if I can. Thank you sooooo much for stopping by. See you tomorrow!!!

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