Friday, October 31, 2008

Merry Christmas

I fell in love with this set the moment I saw it! I got it yesterday and had to ink it up right away!Thanks for looking!

Stamps: Scandinavian Season
Paper: White
Ink: craft white
Accessories: heat gun, gold embossing powder,spellbinder dies, CB embossing folder, scor-pal, dimenionals, pearl


Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Triangle Treat Box

It was hard to get a nice picture of this. The colors are all pale.These are really easy to make and I thing I will make them for Christmas for marking place settings at the tableThanks for looking!

Stamps: Unmarked stamps
Paper: pale plum, white
Ink: white craft ink
Accessories: heat gun, silver white embossing powder, spellbinder dies, MS snowflake punch, ribbon, sticky tape, crop a dile, round paper clip, MS bling, dimenionals


Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Treat Box Bags for the Grand Kids

Here are the treat box bags I made for our 2 grandchildren. These are fun to make and really hold a lot!
Stamps: Michaels 1.50 stamp
Paper: SU Dp., pumpkin pie, white, black
Ink: black
Accessories: Spellbinder dies, MS embossing border punch, hole punch, slit punch, buttons, linen cord, prima markers, ribbon, sticky tape, round tab punch



Awhile back I saw a card here where the person put half pearls on this stamp. I thought of it again when working on Christmas cards and this is what I came up with.Thanks for looking!

Stamps: Embrace Life, sentiment from MFT's Home for the Holiday set.
Paper: white, real red
Ink: hunter green
Accessories: MS border punch, pearls,Spellbinder dies, ribbon, CB embossing folder, sponges, dimenionals


Sunday, October 26, 2008

I turned this set into a Christmas card! I love the bird! Thanks for looking! Happy Sunday!

Stamps: Always
Paper: rose red, certainly celery, white, Dp.
Ink: rose red
Accessories: hodgepodge hardware,spellbinder dies,CB embossing folder, MS fern punch, corner round punch, bling, dimenionals


A "Thank You" from Gizmo

I was asked by a friend of mine to make a couple thank you cards to give to the vets who took care of her puppy when he hurt himself.

Stamps: Lots of thoughts, puppy and paw stamp are from Michael's 1.50 stamps
Paper: real rust, green, white, Basic grey Dp.
Ink: black
Accessories: spellbinder dies, CB embossing folder, MS embossing border punch, prisma markers, faux brads made with hole punch and diamond glaze, dimenionals


Wednesday, October 22, 2008

I got a Blog Award!

Thanks Joanne from {My} Adventures in Cardmaking ,for picking me for this award. It is fun to recieve awards like this from people who love to make cards as I do!
I understand I need to pass this on to 6 other great blogs I like to visit. There are so many to choose from.........


Tuesday, October 21, 2008

2009 Calenders

I made these two styles of calenders for next year. The narrow one is the template that can be found in the forums that is similar to the "Create a Calender found in the new SU catalogue. The book style calender can also be found in the templates. It is a 2007 template but can be changed to 2009 easily if you know Excel. I use this one to keep track of my work schedule.The covers were made from the liners found inside X Ray film.( I get this from work)

Paper: SU dp., ivory, groovy guava, mellow moss, certainly celery
Ink: groovy guava
Accessories: Bind it all, Spellbinder dies, MS embossing border punch, MS flower punch, ribbon, CB embossing folder, CB dies, rhinestone brads, prima flowers,


Monday, October 20, 2008

Diamond Fold Card

This is my first diamond fold card. It is 4x4 when finished. I think they are kind of cute and different. Anyone wanting to try this just go to "You Tube" and search "Diamond fold card"Thanks for looking!

Stamps: Sentiment from"LIttle Paper Shop"
Paper: SU dp. white
Ink: black
Accessories: Spellbinder dies, MS fern punch, rain dots, rhinestone brad, prima flowers, dimenionals


Sunday, October 19, 2008

My Little Cutie!

Have you ever seen anyone so cute??? LOL! Of course I am biased! This is my Grandson Quinn. He sure seems possessive of his pumpkin! Our Daughter took this picture; she always seems to get such good poses.
I really need to get to Saskatoon to hug my babies!!! I miss you Avery and Quinn!

Christmas Topiary

I love this topiary stamp so much I turned it into a Christmas topiary!Thanks for looking

Stamps: Topiary- Little Paper Shop
Paper: real red, white, dp
Ink: black
Accessories: MS embossing border punch, rain dots, ribbon, spellbinder dies, hole punches, dimenionals, Sakura red gel pen, prisma markers


Friday, October 17, 2008

Topiary Sorry

Just received this set from Little Paper Shop. I love how simple and clean this stamp is.Thanks for looking and have a great weekend!

Stamps: Topiary, Little Paper Shop
Paper: white, certainly celery
Ink: black
Accessories: ribbon, prisma markers, CB embossing folder, dimenionals


Wednesday, October 15, 2008

TLC190, Winter Wonderland

Here is my first try making this type of card. I used Mylar on the last level so I could mount stars and snowflakes on it to have them look like they are in mid-air.

Stamps: Perfect Presentation, Gina K- Sandy Claws, sentiment unknown
Paper: bashful blue, white
Ink: black, green galore
Accessories: Mylar, CB embossing folder, MS embossing border punch, bling, liquid applique, stickes, MS snowflake punch, CB dies, prisma markers, paper piercer
Techniques: stair step fold


Monday, October 13, 2008

Winter Wonderland?????

Look what we woke up to this am!!!!! Believe me it is here too soon. I just hope it melts and we still have some nice weather to look forward too before the snow comes to stay!

Can you tell I hate winter?????


Friday, October 10, 2008

Farm Yard Birthday

This is the only card I made today..........spent most of the day reading or sleeping.... which seems to be helping my cold.I love this farm yard set from Little Paper Shop.

Stamps: Farm Yard- Little Paper Shop
Paper: white, certainly celery, kraft
Ink: Black
Accessories: CB embossing folder, Spellbinder dies, MS fern punch, MS embossing border punch, prisim markers, ribbon, dimenionals


Thursday, October 9, 2008

Medallion Card

I am not feeling well today....but did manage to make this one card inbetween, sleeping, sneezing, get the picture!!!!
Here is my medallion card from yesterdays tutorial. These are so fun and easy to do!

Stamps: Figures of Speech
Paper: always artichoke, regal rose, white, DCWV dp.
Ink: black
Accessories: CB embossing folder, MS embossing border punch, Spellbinder dies, bling, ribbon, Sakura glitter gel pens, prisma markers


Fur Babies

Here is my new set from Hanna. I love cats and this set was a must have!!!!The CB background is made using the border embossing folders and the score pal.

Stamps: Cats- Hanna stamps, MFTS- Essential Sentiments
Paper: green galore, night of navy, white
Ink: black
Accessories: CB embossing folders, score pal, MS border punch, Spellbinder dies, ribbon, word punch, dimenionals,brad ,prisma markers


Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Loads of Holiday Cheer!

This is the last card for the day. This one is bigger than I usually make. It measures 4 inches wide and 6 3/4 inches high.

Stamps: Loads of Love
Paper: old olive, real red, white, DCWV dp.
Ink: black
Accessories: large brads, pearl brad, ticket corner punch, silk flower, MS fern punch, dimenionals, prisma markers, black pen to doodle.

Happy Holidays Gone Wild!

Went a little crazy with the glitter and layers on this one.....LOL!Thanks for looking!

Stamps: Gina K- Sandy Claws
Paper: almost navy, real red, white
Ink: black
Accessories: Prisma markers, MS snow punch, Spellbinder dies, CB embossing folders, SU chunky glitter, round punches, glitter pen, liquid applique, stickles,dimenionals

O Christmas Tree

I am on a roll making Christmas cards. I am hoping to be more organized this year! ...... Ya right!!! LOL!

I love this set. It works for just about anything.
Stamps: Lovely as a Tree
Paper: brocade blue, white
Ink: green and brocade blue
Accessories: gel-a-tins, CB embossing folder, Spellbinder dies, sponges, white wax crayon, MS border punch
Techniques: Wax crayon

Monday, October 6, 2008

25th Anniversary

Here is a card I was asked to make for a co-workers 25th Anniversary.

Paper: pale plum, white, certainly celery
Accessories: Spellbinder dies, CB embossing folder, rhinestone brads, pearls, primas, MS fern punch, dimenionals,CB embossing edge, MS doily border punch, ribbon