Tuesday, 31 July 2007

Bumper Tagged!

I've been bumber tagged by Debby
I copied the rules from Debby's blog.

The rules are simple

1) Send ONE card to someone you know within 7 days! (family, friends, associates, cyber people, etc.) ANYONE!!! Doesn't matter who... just do it. Can you imagine the smile on their face when they open their mailbox and see a card from you?

2) Tag (yes, I know, but this is the only way to spread this) 5 people you know to do the same thing (Tag means tag them to send their own cards to their own people

3) Proudly display this on your blog to spread a little sunshine and pass it on.

Please pass this along and surprise someone special with a card'
5 I choose to tag are:


Sunday, 29 July 2007

More Scs Challenges!!

More Scs Challenges.
For this card I combined 2 challenges. I used the sketch challenge and then the clear stamps challenge.
BG Pattern Paper,BG die shape layered over a circle cut with fiskars cutter, then layered on a scallop punch.MM brad.Rhonna Farrer flourish stamps and Hero Hearts clear Friend sentiment.Stitched with Brown thread.

For this card, the challenge was to do a elegance card.
white Cs and gold Cs ran thru Cb.
Used Su slit punch for the scallops, then rub versa mark over the raised pattern and then embossed with Ranger detail EP.Flower created using doodle this stamp. Hotp pinwheel , brad.Computer generated sentiment.White ribbon with gold threads unknown. Butterfly charm.

SCS Challenges!!

Splitcoast is having a week-long "Dare to Get Dirty" challenge extravaganza to celebrate 3 years of the Splitcoast Fan Club! To find out more about the Fan Club, click HERE. There are several challenges posted daily, and all who are Fan Club members can participate.
I am just getting Day 1 done and have a lot of catching up to do.

For this card we were to use a sketch, I made into a baby card.
Carolee's Creations (Adornit ) PP.Precious moments baby cutout&stars,
SU sentiment,Bazill Cs.Stitched around all the layers with Navy thread.
Inked edges with Su bordering blue.

Fot this card we were to create a toile-look card .
Bazill CS,Fancy Pants (Pollen Dust) corner stamp, stamped with TH FiredBrick INk,Su slit punch to create scallops. scallop circle punch layered under pollen dust flower. MM pearl brad in center of flower.MA Ribbon.SU best wishes sentiment.

For this card we were to use a lot of brads.
I have never used so many Brads before on a card,
A total of 24 brads!!
BG pattern paper, Bazill CS(yellow&Brown),
Provocraft brads, Queen&Co sassy Sequins,MA
Sheer polka dots ribbon(yellow,blue,brown),
scallop oval punches(mega&giga),Su welcome sentiment.

For this card, we were to create using a pet of some sort.
I didn't have an animal stamp, so I used a Heartwarming Vintage sticker.
We R MK PP(Precious Metals Pewters)
Mk bookplate& brads, Su get well soon sentiment,
MA ribbon.

Tuesday, 24 July 2007


I was blog hopping this afternoon and came across this
Slit Flower Frame on this Site .
I started out using a piece of scallop Cs. I stamped Su well worn words back ground stamp with versmark on the scallop Cs and a piece of white Cs.Then embossed with silver ranger EP.I cut a 3" circle using my fiskars circle cutter on the piece of cs.Then went around the circle with Su slit punch to make the petals.I layered the flower frame onto a piece of silver cs that was embossed with hearts.(silver Cs unknown)was given to me in prize pkg.
I stamped Doodle this stamp onto the silver and 2 layers of white CS.
cut and formed my flower for the center using a pearl MM brad.
$store congrats stamp embossed with silver.Silver ribbon(unknown).
Heidi swapp numbers dipped into silver embossing powder.$store charm heart.Stickles used on the petals.

Sunday, 22 July 2007

Baby Cards!!!

Decided to try a couple of baby cards.
Baby Boy!!!
I think this one may fit LilyBean's challenge.
Her challenge was to use
1- stripes
2- plaid
3- a heart
4- ribbon
5- a rubon
Crate PP:Baby Bee Collection(Honeycomb, Caterpillar)
Bazill Cs.
MA Ribbon, 3 Bugs In A Rug Rubon,Precious Moments baby Cutouts( Baby & Star).Darice heart charm(made with Love) $store safety pin.K&Co sweet Pea button Brads.
Inside of card;
Strips of leftover PP, Precious moments stars and duck.
Heart warming Vintage Baby Boy Verse.
Baby Girl!!
Creative Imaginations Sonnets PP(BabyQuilt),
Epoxy Sticker& scallop circle, Precious Moments Cutout baby Girl,Bazzill Pink & white Cs.
Inside of card, strips of leftover paper from front,3 bugs rubon,
creative imaginations Baby sticker, precious moments Teddybear.

Friday, 20 July 2007

Yummy BG!!

Lovin this yummy paper!!
Basic Grey Infuse PP:Purify, Salt,Suffuse,Saturate.
Chocolate Cs, American Crafts ribbon.
Su slit punch to create the scallops.
Petal flower stamp from SU, Bg flower center and MM brad.Su Birthday wishes.

Wish Upon A Star!!

Beate's weekend Challenge!
Scenic Route Pattern paper, Ran black and red Cs thru the CB, Oval Scallop punches. chip bpard stars painted and dipped in glitter, MA ribbon.$store brads.Computer generated sentiment!

Rockin' Girl Blogger!

My blogger friend June and Debbie has nominated me for this . What a surprise

when I checked their blogs this afternoon. Thank you Debby &June!!

I now need to nominate 5 other Wonderful Bloggers. I have a ton of favorites so this shouldn't be too hard.....here goes...






Beate's Challenge Sketch!!

Did this card based on Beate's Sketch.
Crate pattern paper from the cowboy collection.
MA Ribbon, Precious Metal hardware, cut a couple of the stars and popdotted them, computer generated sentiment.

Cased this one from Beate's card.
BG pattern paper,MA ribbon, stamped flowers using Fancy Pants "Pollen Dust" stamps, cut and layered with MM brads.Su cherish sentiment, and computer generated definition.

Wednesday, 18 July 2007

Fun Weekend!!

A group of women, couple of whom I work with and 2 women from the states got together this past weekend at a friends house and had fun creating. One of the women (SHari)taught us how to do this card.

I forgot to take the name of the stamp set.

We stamped in black and then stamped with a glue pad and sprinkle diamond dust .

Oval cutted with the oval scallop punch and the wishes sentiment computer generated.Did the bow with the Bow maker.

Shari also taught us this card, using scraps of ribbon,
We glued the ribbons to a piece of Cs, Use the friend rubon on a Transparency
and attached that with brads in the flowers cut on glitter cs over the piece of cs with the ribbons.then attached to the base of the card.

Saturday, 14 July 2007

10-Day 10K Club Scrap Attack!!

Caardvarks Club Scrap attack.
For this last challenge we had to scraplift Jen's card on
Here is my take on it, I am not overly fond of this card , had to make it in an hurry, as I am leaving for the night to meet up with some scrapping ladies.
Bo Bunny pattern Paper, pinked the edges of the paper, cut 2 hearts from the paper and pop dotted them. Bo bunny sentiment, MM button brads, MA rickrak velvet ribbon.

Friday, 13 July 2007

10-Day 10K 9 Time

Caardvarks 9 Time Challenge!

WooHOO, saw this challenge as I was about to log off,

so decided to do the card before bed.Good thing , I don't have to go into work till noon tomorrow,lol.

Used Cosmo cricket pattern paper;

Plain Jane chipboard circle painted;

Heidi swapp chipboard clock face;

Kelly panacci clock hands, epoxy sentiment, butterfly.

MM brads.

Thursday, 12 July 2007

10-Day 10K 8 Is Enough

Caardvarks 8 Is enough Challenge was to use 2 pattern papers, 2 stamps, 2 ribbons,and 2 circles.
2 Creative imaginations Pattern Paper;
2 scallop circle punches;
2 SU stamps;
2 MA ribbon;
Combined this challenge for Poetic Artistry , using the sketch for Blogger Bingo.

10-Day 10K Lucky 7

Caardvarks Lucky 7 Challenge Good Luck Card.

BG pattern paper, MA ribbon, MM brad,
SU Good Luck Sentiment, Metal Embellishment from $store.Stitched around the layers with brown thread.

Tuesday, 10 July 2007

10-Day 10K 6 Shooter!!

Wow, what fun doing all the challenges for Caardvarks

Here are a couple of cards for the 6 shooter.

The cards had to be 6x6.

Was trying to decide what paper to use while cleaning off my messy desk and I found some pieces of

Tres Jolie left over from a card I had done afew days ago.I used my slit punch for the scallops, scallop circle punch . Added some stickles to the scallops. K& Co flower and Wish sentiment.MA ribbon.

For the second card I used Creative Imaginations pattern paper.
Cut a flower from the paper.Mega&Giga scallop punches. My minds eye button,
Su designer label stamped and punched. MM brads.
Layered a piece of th epaper on white, blue, & brown cardstock.
Thanks so much for looking at my work!!

Monday, 9 July 2007

10-Day 10K 5 Star

Caardvarks 10-Day 10K 5 Star Embellishments!

We R MK Precious Metals "Vintage Brass" Pattern Paper.
SU "Doodle This " stamp, MA Ribbon,We R MK precious metal hardware.Hotp pin wheel.
Stamped the doodle flower on the reverse side of the pp
3 times, with versamark,then heat embossed with copper, then layered.
5 embellishments;
Brads, eyelets,pinwheel,circle frame,ribbon.
Cased this card from Markies Mom.

Sunday, 8 July 2007

10-Day 10K 4 Square Challenge!

A card for Caardvarks 4 square Challenge!
Having so much doing these challenges.
The pattern papers used for this card are from
8x8 School Pad by HOTP.Bazzill Cs and MM
button brads!!

Saturday, 7 July 2007

Trifold Card

Card for Caardvarks Tri This challenge and Beate's
Joy Fold Card Sketch #9.
Thank you Beate for the tut!

We R Memory Keepers
Precious Metals pattern papers.
MA ribbon, Hotp pin wheel, MM brads.Pollen dust flower stamp.SU Birthday Wishes stamp.
Mega& Giga Scallop square punches.

Friday, 6 July 2007

10-Day 10K Double Take

Cards for Caardvarks Double Take
Doodle bug pattern paper, MA ribbon, Su stamps.

Thursday, 5 July 2007

10-Day 10K ~ UNO

A card for Caardvarks
10-Day 10K ~ UNO Challenge.
Doodlebug pattern paper,punched the flower from the pattern paper with my scallop punched and layered it on
a circle and another punch from blue and green cardstock.
Added MA green ribbon.SU stamp"Thanks So Much"
Punched with fiskars circle punch and pop dotted. MM brads.

Wednesday, 4 July 2007


I entered a card for the circle card contest on Caardvarks
and it was picked.
I won $75.00 worth of ribbon.
WooHoo, a girl can't have too much ribbon!!

I.ve been Tagged!!!

Debbyhas tagged me.

I have to give 7 unknown facts about myself and then tag 7 more people!!

1.I am gonna be a grandma.
2.I have a twin sister.
3.I have a male cat named Chloe.
4.I am left handed.
5.I love mustangs.
6.I love reality shows.
7.I love to watch makeovers shows, fashion, home, etc

I;ve tagged:

Barb Hurst

Sunday, 1 July 2007

Beate's challenge!!

A card for Beate's Weekend Challenge
Another beautiful sketch, Thank you Beate, Had fun with this sketch.
Used the beautiful Cosmo cricket pattern paper,Cuttle bug for the
back ground paper , giga and mega scallop punches,
MA ribbon, Su adorable stamp, Pollen dust stamp to create the flower,
MM shimmer brads.

Sketch this #18

A sketch for Sketch This
Another great sketch!!
For this card I used the beautiful Tres Jolie pattern paper,
Used my Su slit punch to create the scallops,Ink the edges with AG Ink,
Flower and epoxy letters are K&Co.

Di Hickman Sketch!!

A card sketch for Di Hickman
What an awesome sketch, Thank you Di.
I used the beautiful crate paper, reversed the sides for the blue,Su blossom and cherish stamps,MM black button brad, MM blue brads,
my new giga and mega scallop punches, cut circles with my fiskars circle cutter to layer the scallops punches.