Monday, June 30, 2008

Stamp Camp Projects

Here are the projects we'll be making at Stamp Camp on July 10th.

Four You:

Colors: Dutch Blue, Clover Meadow, Cranberry
Patterned paper: Deck the Halls paper pack
Stamps: Life's A Jungle, Friendship Word Puzzle

Box in a Bag:

Colors: Outdoor Denim, Cranberry
Papers: Blue Ribbon paper pack
Stamps: Star Struck
Accessories: Clear button

Friday, June 27, 2008

We have a winner!

And the winning comment is:

Imagine and Cherish books. They have to be the best!

Denise, please email me your address and I'll get your goodies out to you!

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Practically perfect....

I just love the Life's a Jungle set!

Colors: Kiwi, Bubblegum, Grey Wool, Black
Stamps: Life's A Jungle, Be Happy
Accessories: Ribbon - Michael's, Brad - $ spot at Target a while back
Tools: Cuttlebug embossing folder, Nestabilities scallop circle.


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Friday, June 20, 2008

See Ya Later Alligator!

Colors: Autumn Terracotta, Chocolate, Garden Green
Pattern Papers: Expedition Paper Pack
Stamp: Life's a Jungle, Metro Accessories (retired)
Accessories: Photo Clip

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Good Luck

Papers: Sarsaparilla Paper Pack
Stamps: Horseshoes
Tools: Distressed Stripes embossing folder - Provocraft

Sunday, June 8, 2008

Happy Trails...

Another card made with the elephant from the Life's A Jungle set.

Colors: Cranberry, Outdoor Denim, Indian Corn Blue, Black, White Daisy
Paper Pack: Blue Ribbon
Stamps: Life's A Jungle, Be Happy, Star Struck

Friday, June 6, 2008

Good morning!

Just a quick card to show off a new background set called Spot on Backgrounds. Hopefully you can see that each of the four color blocks showcases a different pattern from the set.
Colors: Pink Carnation, Sunflower, Kiwi, Breeze
Stamps: Cottage Floral, Spot on Background, Happy Birthday
Accessories: Black Bitty Brads, Ric Rac from Designer Ribbon Rounds Ric Rac Collection

Thursday, June 5, 2008

A barrel of monkeys...

I just love using the July stamp of the month on patterned paper! It gives you so much more versatility.
Colors: Desert Sand, Twilight, Black, Barn Red
Patterned Paper: Sarsaparilla paper pack
Stamps: Life's a Jungle (July stamp of the month)
Accessories: Black Bitty Brads
Tools: Distressed Stripes embossing folder - ProvoCraft, Corner Punch - SU

Wednesday, June 4, 2008


I found this penguin image during my shopping frenzy in Plainfield last weekend. It was the first thing I saw when I walked into Crop, Paper, Scissors!
Colors: Orange, Kiwi, Black, Robin Egg Blue (retired)
Stamps: Delight in Everything (flowers), Solo "S" (spectacular) - CTMH, Penguin ($1 bin)
Accessories: Orange Plaid Ribbon - Michael's
Tools: Swiss Dots embossing folder - ProvoCraft, Scallop edge scissors - Fiskars, 1/8" hole punch - Fiskars, Scallop Circle die - Nestabilities

Tuesday, June 3, 2008

Muchas Gracias!

I found this stamp set for $1.00 at a scrapbook store in Plainfield and just had to have it!
Isn't he cute!
I don't if you can tell from the picture, but I wove paper strips to create the "blanket" and cut fringe on the ends.
Colors: Orange, Star Spangled Blue, Sunny Yellow, Holiday Red, Clover Meadow