Saturday, October 31, 2009
You can read more about them here. I can't wait to see all their lovely work.
So today I have a library pocket that I did for Creatively Yours. I decided to make it into a Christmas card. I'm all about Christmas cards right now as I have to get over 120 made!
Materials: My Mind's Eye paper and diecuts, Making Memories brads, Stampin Up punch, Savvy'n'Sassy ribbon & my sewing machine.
Well that's it for today, have a safe and fun Halloween!!
Friday, October 30, 2009
Today I have my Friday challenge from Humble Pie. This week we had a sketch to work with. I loved this sketch. It's not something I usually do, use triangles on my cards. Here is what I did with the sketch.
Materials: Humble Pie stamps, Crate paper, Copic markers, Making Memories stickers, Stickles, Spellbinders & sewing machine.
Make sure you link your card to the post at Humble Pie for your chance to win.
Have a spooky and safe Halloween.
Thursday, October 29, 2009
Materials: Scrapworks paper, Little Yellow Bicycle paper, DRS stamps, 7 Gypsies stickers, Smooch, Tim Holtz Distress inks.
Also don't forget the new SheetLoad available on November 1st:
Make sure to head on over to SheetLoad of Cards to see sneak peeks from the upcoming issue.
But before we jump into November '09, don't forget about the fabulous October '09 issue, sponsored by DRS Designs!! You still have time to enter the Show Us Your SheetLoad challenge for chances to win gift certificates from the sponsor!!
That is it for today, have a spooky Halloween!
Monday, October 26, 2009
For this project I decided to use a picture that I absolutely love. I took it on our hike near Barrier Lake in Kananaskis this summer. It's my oldest just looking out and enjoying the view. My boys sure loved that hike. I can't believe they got all the way to the top.
Materials: Savvy'n'Sassy November ribbon kit, October Afternoon paper & diecuts, Making Memories tiny alphas, American Craft thickers, Daisy D rubon stitches, Basic Grey chipboard & Fiskars border punch.
That's it for today. A busy day here, the boys are off from school today. Have a happy Monday and I'll be back later in the week with some more projects.
Sunday, October 25, 2009
Head on over to the SheetLoad blog today and find out how to win the adorable image above.
This digital stamp set is called 'Hope Fights' and was created by Melyssa of Whimsie Doodles, in honor of October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
SheetLoad will be giving out four (4) free sets and you have until Monday at Midnight to get your name in the drawing.
PS: You can see more of Melyssa's creations at her Whimsie Doodles site.
Friday, October 23, 2009
Every Friday over at the Humble Pie blog there is a new challenge posted. You can check here and I will have a new post every Friday. You can also head over to the blog and see all the wonderful DT creations.
This week the challenge is to crate a Halloween-themed non-card item (anything but a card). There are so many ideas, and the wonderful Humble Pie DT have come up with some awesome projects.
Here is mine:
Materials: Humble Pie Stamps Witch Maggie and Lamp post, My Mind's Eye paper, Spellbinders, Prima flowers, Copic Markers & Mica pen, Stickles & Kaiser pearls.
Make sure to link your project to the Humble Pie blog too. That's it for today have a great weekend.
Thursday, October 22, 2009
I used some old Daisy D, DRS stamps, Copic markers, Tim Holtz Distress inks, Making Memories Stickers, Prima Flowers, Robin's Nest baubles & Savvy'n'Sassy ribbon.
Well that's it for today. I'll have my final SheetLoad October project next Thursday. Have a happy Thursday.
Tuesday, October 20, 2009
Each month one of our artists will share three different cards that use the current layout. Each card is a "step up" from the previous one, but they are all fabulous. It is a good way to show how SheetLoad is geared toward papercrafters of all levels.
Here are some sneak peeks to whet your appetite...
Monday, October 19, 2009
Today I have a tag that I created using Ali's sketch at Creatively Yours. Oh and you have until tonight to get your applications in there for a chance at the DT. The sketches are fun and easy.
I used My Minds Eye paper, Prima flowers & leaves, Daisy D rubon stitches and my spellbinders.
That's it for today, it's a busy one here, lots of catch up and a busy week ahead. Have a great day.
Saturday, October 17, 2009
Head on over there today to find out more about the company, learn how you can enter to win DRS Designs Gift Certificates and find out about their special offer for SheetLoad readers.
Friday, October 16, 2009
Materials: Humble Pie Stamp Witch Maggie & haunted house, My Mind's Eye paper, buttons, stickles (on the stars), Martha Stewart punch, Copic markers, Smooch, Daisy D Rubon stitches.
Have a super weekend!
Materials: 7 Gypsies paper, DRS stamps, Bazzill Buttons, Copic Markers, Tim Holtz Distress inks & Savvy'n'Sassy ribbon.
That's it for today. I'm off for a lovely weekend with my sister. We are going shopping and to the spa in Montana. I'm looking forward to it. Enjoy your Friday.
Thursday, October 15, 2009
Super quick post today. Don't forget to check out the DT call at Creatively Yours. It's a fun place to be. I'll be back tomorrow with my SheetLoad Friday. Have a great day.
Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Pretty quick and easy but they work. Well that's it for today. I'll be back tomorrow with my Creatively Yours sketch for the week. Enjoy your day.
Tuesday, October 13, 2009
I'm so thrilled to tell you that I'm joining the Humble Pie Stamps Design team. If you haven't seen these stamps you must check them out. They are brand new and so cute. I'm just getting a chance to play with them and I will have some projects to show over the coming weeks. You can see these cute stamps here. You can also go to the blog to check out all the wonderful creations from the other Bakers. Joining existing Bakers Phebe, Kim, Tricia, Leah, Amy, Angie & Melanie are Kim, Lisa, Janet, Katie and me!
Just a quick post today. It's snowy and yucky today and I have a sick little boy. I'll be back later this week with more creations. Have a great day.
Friday, October 9, 2009
Today I have another of the projects I did for October's issue of SheetLoad of Cards. It took this month's sketch and used it for a layout.
Materials: Pink Paislee paper, DRS stamps, chalks, Bazzill flowers, Prima flowers, Fiskars border punch & Elle's Studio tags
That's it for today, have a great weekend.
Thursday, October 8, 2009
Tuesday, October 6, 2009
Here's the info on the blog award:
* Say thank you and give a link to the presenter of the award
* Share “10 Honest Things” about myself
* Present the award to 9 other bloggers whose blogs I find brilliant in content and/or design or to those who have encouraged me
* Be sure to tell the 9 bloggers chosen that you are giving them the Honest Scrap award and provide the guidelines for them
10 Honest things about me:
1. I'm a neat freak!
2. I wear my warm woolie socks when I'm at home.
3. I'm a worrier, I worry about anything and everything
4. I love my coffee and can't live without it
5. I love being a mom, it's the best thing I ever did. I don't regret not having a career either.
6. I sometimes do more than I should and really tire myself out. I'm working on that one
7. I am a morning person, I'm up early and I love the quiet house first thing in the morning.
8. I hate bugs, I mean I really hate them
9. If I could I'd travel the world
10. I'm a home body. My favorite thing to do is stay at home and putter around.
9 bloggers who I love:
Today I have Creatively Yours sketch #20 to share with you. I used some October Afternoon paper, Basic Grey buttons and Chipboard and some Elle's Studio on this one.
Also, Creatively Yours is having a DT call. You can find out all the details in this post. If you enjoy sketches definitely give this a try.
Well that's it for today, I'll be back later this week with some more creations. Have a happy Tuesday.