Friday, July 29, 2011

Peachy Keen Stamps Sketch Challenge# 57 w/a Twist

Hello Bloggy Friends, today I was finally able to create my project for the Peachy Keen Stamp Sketch Challenge #57.

So for the Challenge I create an A2 size card.

Sketch Challenge
*with a twist*
Create a card with the sketch and color combo provided. Peachy Keen Stamps are not required to participate, but we always love to see what you create with them if you have them already!

K&Company Super Paper Pad
Celebrate It Basic Brown Stain Ribbon
The sentiment if from Jillian Vance Stamps  "Down on the Farm"
Fiskars round scallop 2" & 1-1/2 inch
Quic Kutz "Diamond & Dots" embossing folder

Thank you so much for stopping by.

Saturday, July 16, 2011

My Pink Stamper Design Team Entry with How To Multicolor Stamp Video7

Robyn from My Pink Stamper is having a design team call, so I though I would give it a shot.  In order to enter you need to complete the following challenge.

Challenge:  Make a card, scrapbook page, or other Cricut project with your favorite Cricut cartridge using the following colors......

(other optional color of your choice)

I chose to use the Cricut American Alphabet cartridge.

* This is a A2 size card, paper is from Joanna's Value Pack. 
* Turquoise Blue, Lime Green and Orange 4 x 2-1/4 inch strips.
* Paper punch from Fiskars.
* Brown DMC 25 8m yarn, with the Bazzill basic paper stitch pattern.
* Added Pure Glitz "Ruby Slippers" glitter to the butterfly.
* Stampabilities "Happy Birthdat 01" rubber stamp.  I colored the sentiment with LePlume II markers,    #6 brown, #11 lt. green, #7 orange and #10 lt. blue.

Here is a quick video on How To Multicolor Stamp.
Video 7

Thank you so much for stopping by my blog.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Throwback Thursday Challenge

I created this A2 size card for the Creative Time For Me Throwback-Thursday-Challenge.
I used Paisley Cachemire cricut cartridge, also used viva decor glitter liner "Haematite" for the glass.

Here are the details for this challenge:

***Use either "Wild CardOR "Just Becausecartridges! & PLEASE incorporate some EMBOSSING somewhere on any project of your choice! You can dry or heat emboss, whichever you prefer!  

Saturday, July 9, 2011

Looping Ribbon Card with Video 6

Hello, finally today I was able to get back into my craft room for a little bit.  So I decided to make a A2 size birthday card including a video.  My video came out a little dark, I'm experimenting with webcams and flip camera trying to see which will work best.

Stamp Sentiment from Jillian Vance Design "Birthday Blessings"
Die Cut from Spellbinders
Zebra paper from The Paper Studio "Zebra Print" item#514489

Thank you for watching. 

Friday, July 1, 2011

Young Crafters Unite Blog Hop

Welcome Bloggers to  Young Crafters Unite  Blog Hop.  If your are coming from Leanne your are at the correct place, if you're just visiting my blog come and join us with this blog hop click HERE to start at the beginning.

 This blog hop is about young crafters not necessarily young at age, but also young at heart or just new to the crafting world or blogging world.

What makes me a young crafter? Well not too much my age (hahaha!!) but the fact that I started paper crafting only 1 year ago and started my blog only 5 months ago.  I have grown passionate about paper crafting and really have enjoyed my journey with my blog.

For this blog hop I created a Layout, with my favorite embellishments which are flowers.  I always make my own flowers, I love creating them.  
This layout was made for my grandmother’s picture when she was and still is a Timeless Beauty!!
I made several different flowers; folded ribbon roses, wired ribbon flowers and paper punch out dried embossed flowers.

You can Click HERE to see a picture tutorial on how to make dried embossed flowers

Thank you so much for stopping by.  I would love if you become a follower, if you like.  Also please a comment

Your next stop is KIM from

To win some BLOG CANDY, please leave a comments as you blog hop. A randomly selected commenters will have the opportunity to win a $20 from Simon Says Stamp (1), their choice of stamp set from Paper Smooches (1) or their choice of stamp set from Lawn Fawn (1)

  • Monday, July 4th at 11:59PM CST last chance to comment on hop posts to be entered into drawings
  • Wednesday, July 6th at noon CST winners announced (36 hours after comments "close")
 On Wednesday winners will be announced HERE (