Sunday, 30 March 2008

Blogoversary!

My Blogoversary is coming up in a couple of days,
and to help celebrate it, I will be giving away
3 prize packages.In order to win, you will have to
play along with my challenges on Wed., Thur., Fri.
I will post the 1st Challenge on Tuesday evening for Wed.
Then Wed. evening and then again on Thur. evening.
and you have till Sat. nite to enter and I will pick
the lucky winners on Sunday.I will post a pic of
goodies in a couple of days.I have the goodies ,
just need to sort it into packages. If you do all
3 challenges, I will enter your name twice, and
if you subscribe , you will be entered 3 times.
Hope you all take part and help me celebrate
my blogversary.

I've been busy all week and didn't get to play in
my happy room all week.So ,today I finally got a
chance to play.I manage to get caught up on Julee's
Mojo Monday Sketches.

Mojo28:
Stemma pp from SnS, VV stamps, Scallops punches.
MoJo29:Black& white cardstock ran thru the CB using the swiss dots EB folder.VV stamps. MA velvet ribbon.
MoJo30:Tres Jolie pp,VV stamps, Ribbon from SnS ribbon kits.

Friday, 21 March 2008

SnS GD Project!!

For the month of March I am the guest designer for SnS.
I was given the ribbon kit SnS March Savvy Kit to create
a scrapbook page, an altered item and 4 cards.
It was an honour to be chosen as GD and I want to thank
SavvyNSassy for this opportunity.Its been a pleasure
creating these projects.


For this page I used a pic of my beautiful
granddaughter Avery.MM pp, SnS savvy ribbons,
Heiddi Swapp letters painted with acrylic paint.
Some $store chipboard flowers and Maya Road flowers.
Mm rhinestones, Heart warming vintage verse sticker.

For my altered item, I used a white shadow box,
again using another pic of Avery.
I used bazill cs put thru the Cb with the swiss dots EB folder.
I also used fiskars border punch for the border.
Creative Imaginations epoxy flowers with rhinestone centers.
SnS ribbons.Heartwarming vintage stickers.MM rhinestones.



On this card I used SnS ribbon,
My Mind's Eye "Magnolia" pp, CB swiss dots EB folder,
Su "good egg" stamp and VV Happy Easter stamp.

Magnoila pp, SnS savvy Ribbon,
MM rhinestone brads.Su slit punch to create the scallops.
Bunny sticker from $store and pop dotted.
VV Happy Easter stamp.

More of the Magnolia pp,
SnS savvy ribbon,CB Eb folder,MM brads, Chick from #store.
Doodlebug pp, white ribbon from SnS
savvy kit, Black trim from SnS March Caliope Reverie Kit.
VV Easter elegance stamps.Su slit punch to create the scallops.

Wednesday, 19 March 2008

Birthday Blog Candy Winner!

Wow, Its been over a week since I last posted anything .
I have been busy with work and everyday things,
plus working on my projects for GD on Sns.
I will post my projects hopefully tomorrow.
So please come back and visit.
Today is my birthday , and I had to work the
evening shift , so didn't get home till after 9 pm.
I have tomorrow off, so Dh is taking me out to dinner
tomorrow night.
When I got home tonight, he had a beautiful card
and a gift setting on my laptop in my scrap room.
Dh is so wonderful and loving.
I wasn't expecting another gift ,as he ordered
me 3 sets of nestabilities, plus several sets of
stamps I wanted, plus my CB embossing folders.
I am still waiting on some of the things , cause
they were back ordered.

I had many many wonderful comments, I didn't expect
to have so many visitors.Thank you all for the birthday wishes.

I put all the names in a container
as you can see from the photo.

Then got dh to draw the winning name.
So the lucky winner is Kathy H.
Please email me your addy and I will get the package
out to you in a few days.

My blogoversary is coming up for April 1st. and I plan
to give away more blog candy.
I will hosting some challenges and giving away several prizes.
so please check back.

Monday, 10 March 2008

Birthday Blog Candy!!

To celebrate my Birthday on March 19th,
I am giving away some blog candy.
all you have to do is leave a comment !

On the day of my birthday , I will draw a name.

Sunday, 9 March 2008

Blog candy!!

Time to Celebrate Bloggers.
My birthday is on the 19th,and I am gonna give
away some candy.Also in 24 days is my Blogoversary
and I will be giving away more blog candy.So check back
tomorrow night and I will post pics of the candy!!


I made this card for a challenge on LS.
I used Julee's sketch Mojo#27.Making Memories pp,
MM Happy Easter die cut sticker, MA ribbon,
pop dotted flowers are from $store. Added some rhinestones.

I used Beate's weekend sketch#38
for this card. MM pattern paper, SU "Good Egg" stamps,
MM die cut easter sticker,MM brads, MA rickrak.

This I used BG pattern paper,
Su Doodle this stamp set,MA ribbon.
Stamped the flower twice and cut out and layered.
added some bling to the flower.

Wednesday, 5 March 2008

Savvy n Sassy Challenge!!

Savvy N Sassy is an awesome forum, and I was picked
to be their Guest designer for the month of March.
They have many challenges ongoing and my challenge,
to make a card using the shaker technique.
SO , come on over and take part in the challenges.

I always wanted to try a shaker card
and used this idea for my challenge.
I used Julee's Mojo Sketch #23 for this card and a tut from SCS;http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/resources/shaker.php.
My Mind's Eye "Kiss& Tell Collection" pattern paper.
VV stamps.K&Co pearl stick on beads.Pearl beads in the shaker from $store.
Ribbon from my stash.Su scallop punch. I also did some paper piercing on the card .
Here is a close up
of the shaker heart on the card.

Sunday, 2 March 2008

Caardvarks Micro challenge!

Caardvarks Micro challenge;
JUST SAY NO TO PATTERNED PAPER.
For this card I used Brown, pale yellow and an ivory Cs.
Ran the brown thru the CB. VV swirly and seeing stars stamps.
MA ribbon, Su ink.I also combined this card using SCS 165 sketch.

For this card
I used lavender and black cs.I combined it with Beate's
sketch #37.Cs also put thru the CB.Su "good egg" set.
Ribbon & brads from my stash.

Saturday, 1 March 2008

Exciting news!!!

WooHoo I am so excited, I entered a contest on this forum Savvynsassy and was picked to be their guest designer for the month of march.How exciting is this, I can't wait to start creating!!!

MoJo Monday #26


I did this card for Mojo Monday On Julee's blog.
Her sketches are always awesome. I combined this sketch with
Scs color challenge Black rock elegance.
7 gypsies Pp, Su garden whimsy stamps.Versafie Arcival ink.
Ribbon from my stash.I stamped everything on white Cs and cut
out all of the images and pop dotted them.I outlined everything
with a gellyroll glitter pen.


This card is for my friend Ivanka.
She is hosting A national Pig Day card Fest.I had fun with this card,
and with the play of words.
K&Co pp, image off the net, ribbon from my stash.