Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Heart2Heart #4 Challenge and a few more

This weeks H2H Challenge focuses on Ribbon. The challenge is to add at least 2 dfferent ribbons on your art. This is my card for the challenge. I used X7118B Twitterpated level 2 papers, Z822 Summer posies, Z1301 Chocolate ribbons rounds, 1386 Black cs, Cricut carts- Create-a-Critter and Straight from the nest, and used liguid pearls for the center of the flowers. I used the grosgrain and organdy ribbons, knoted them together. I also used 3D-faom tape on the squirrel and on the acorns

This next card made for one of the ladies at work whos cat was very sick and they were going to have to put the poor thing to sleep, well while they were at the vet and I was making this card, the vet decided to try one more thing, I had left this card on her desk before I found out, the good thing was I had written the card and didn't mention sympathy so it looks like I'm sorry the cat is sick. we did laugh about it.
Cricut Create-a-critter, C1364 TLC stamp set, D1335 Intrinsic backgrounds stamp set, 1292 Crystal blue cs, Z2117 crystal blue ink, X5640 Blush cs, 5573 Grey Flannel cs, 1386 Black cs, X5639 Sweet leaf cs, Z2153 sweet leaf ink.

This last card is from more pieces that I had from the Miracle kit. D1283 Say it in Style, Z2117 Crystal blue ink, 9033 Wishes Book. Used my cricut George cart to cut the circles.

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Sunday, April 25, 2010

H2H challenge #3

This is my card for the third H2H challenge, I used some of the paper I had left from the Miracle kit. D1283 Say it in Style, Z1086 cranberry waxyflax, Cricut cart George for the circle, 1292 Crystal Blue cs. used 3-D foam tape on the flower.
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Miracle kit and a few cards

These are my layouts from the new Miracle Kit that CTMH is offering for National Scrapbooking month. I did my layouts like the guide that comes with the kit. The pictures are from Hunter's Christening in March. I added 1 piece of 1292 Crystal Blue cs and used my Cricut to cut the letter from the Alphalicious cart. I also used Z2157 Vineyard berry ink. This kit is available on my website, and there are 3 different ways you can get it.
Purchase the kit for 19.95, or place a minimum order of $40.00 and get it for $10.00 or place an order of $60.00 and get it for $5.00.
This is a great deal and you get everything to complete 4 scrapbook pgs with items left over.

This card is made using X7119B Veranda level 2, Z1269 Filigree charms, Z1266 Just Blooms spring blossoms. I made this for Tori's mom.

These next cards were made for the ladies and gentlman at the clinic for Admin. assistants day.
Used X7122B You Rock level 2, Z2161 Petal ink, X5667 Petal cs, Z1151 Foam tape, 1275 Outdoor Denim cs, Z2140 outdoor denim ink, 1243 Goldrush cs, 1245 Olive cs, retired goldstar brads, D1408 A Little Everything. Cricut to cut stars and circles, these cut using George cart. also used Stickles on birthday card.

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Saturday, April 10, 2010

a challenge and a couple of more cards

This first card is for the challenge over at My Pink Stamper, Robyn is doing a color challenge, the colors are, Pink, Black, and Green. if you win you get the new Create-A-Critter cart and maybe get chosen for her design gallery, well I have seen some of the card submitted and they are wonderful. Mine is from the My Community cart. X5640 Blush cs, X5635 Topiary cs, 1386 Black cs, Z1216 Blush Brads, Ranger Frosted lace and Diamond stickles. I sanded the road to make it look alittle age.
All products are Close to my Heart unless noted otherwise.

This next one is made from the Create-a-critter cart, X5635 Topiary cs, X5640 Blush cs, 1285 Heavenly Blue cs, 1225 Sunny Yellow cs, 1386 Black cs,

and this little guy is also from the Create-a-critter, I had leftover cardstock from the heart2heart challenge layin on my work table so this is what did with it. X5643 Chocolate cs, X5639 Sweet leaf cs, 1242 Sunflower cs, D1415 Springtime my acrylix stamp set, Z1218 chocolate brads.

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I won

I just found out the I won the blog anniversay giveaway over at Christina's blog, I am one of those people that doesn't win stuff to often so I am right tickled, this is the second thing I have won in 2 months because over at CTMH's facebook page I won the Convention journal which is really cool.
I can't wait to see what all is in the box from Christina. Thanks Christina.
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I will be back in a little bit with some pictures of new cards and stuff.
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Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Heart2Heart Challenge

For all of you that love challenge blogs there is a new one that started yesterday and you can check it out here It is a Close to my Heart challenge blog. How Cool. So this is my card for the first challenge.

Products used:
C1395 Enjoy every moment my Acrylix stamp set
Z1097 Natures ambiance rub ons
Z1297 Edge Distresser
X5639 Sweet Leaf Cs
Z2353 Sweet Leaf marker
1242 Sunflower Cs
Z2350 Sunflower marker
X5643 Chocolate Cs
Z2311 Chocolate marker
Z1218 Basic collection brads, used the chocolate.

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and don't forget new Summer Idea Books will be coming soon.

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Sunday, April 4, 2010

I am back

I am so glad things are working on my home computer again. I recieved the new Create-a-Critter the other day and finally got to play with it today, I think this cart is my favorite one so far, I just love the critters on it. This first card is made using the little shunk on pg 38. All papers are Close to my Heart. 1235 key lime, 1386 Black, X5646 vanilla cream, X5670 blush textured, x5635 topiary, x5643 chocolate, 1273 desert sand, z1151 3-d foam tape. This card is so much cuter in person.

This one uses the chick on pg 30. D1283 Say it in Style my Acrylix stamp, 1381 white daisy, 1386 black, 1240 sunkiss yellow, 1273 desert sand, 1301 bamboo, x5635 topiary cs, z2155 topiary ink, x5643 chocolate

This next card I had punched out a few of the MS butterflies so I decided to just put them on the front of a card that I ran though the cuttlebug. I need to label my cuttlebug folders because I can never remember their names. I took one of the butterflies and colored it with the pansy purple marker to make it stand out. 1271 Buttercup cs , z2341 pansy purple marker.

this little cow was cut from the create-a-critter cart. 1381 white daisy, 1386 black, 1274 hoilday red, 1241 dutch blue, x5635 topiary, 5571 grey wool, x5670 blush textured cs. I ran the barn though th cuttlebug to give it texture then sponged z2188 desert sand ink on it to give a little aged look.

This thank you card was made using B1055 Fun Friends My Acrylix stamp. I used my copics to color it. w5, e33, e57, yr24, y26, e04, y17, y12, rv10, rv02, b32, b23, y06, y11, yg03, yg11
the thank yo is from a rubon that I had hangin around.

This cute littl monkey is from Stampendous he is from the Changito line and he is Loco, This was a cling stamp that I picked up at michaels because I thought he was cute. My Acrylix D1111 Card Sentiments, z1034 black ribbon, 1272 cranberry, 1381 white daisy 1386 black. The cranberry cs was ran though the cuttlebug using Dots folder. I cut th circles using my Cricut and the George cart.

I made this nxt card for Gewn at work for her birthday, she is the shopping queen, I wrote on the bags the names of her favorite stores, I used Inkssentials white marker to write on the target bag.
C1347 Ms. on the Go my Acrylix stamp, D1263 Say it in Style my Acrylix stamp, X5634 hydrangea, 1240 sunkiss yellow. I colored this Copic markers, y26, e53, yr24, b32, b23, y02, r22, r29, y38, yg06

I hope you enjoyed the new cards,
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Thursday, April 1, 2010

problems still

So I am still having problems with my computer, so it looks like hopefully I will be able to post new pictures this weekend.
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Thanks Becky