Saturday, March 28, 2009

Hip Hip Hooray

I saw this technique in the latest Technique Junkie Newsletter and had to give it a try.
It's called stringing you along. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. As a subscriber, I'm not allowed to share instructions with you - sorry!
Colors: Citrus Leaf, Bubblegum, Ocean, Black
Stamps: Remember This, Good Times

Thursday, March 26, 2009

World's Best Dad

I was having a really hard time with this set, but I think I finally came up with a winner! This is the April stamp of the month, World's Best Dad.

We will make this card at Stamp Camp on Friday, April 17th.

Colors: Barn Red, Twilight, Black, Desert Sand
Papers: Sarsaparilla Paper pack
Stamps: World's Best Dad
Accessories: Black Waxy Flax

Wednesday, March 25, 2009

Wild Card Cupcake Card

I recently purchased the Wild Card cartridge for the Cricut and this is one of the options on the cartridge.

I really like this cartridge because it cuts the whole card for you and has envelopes to match, letters, shapes and much more!

Papers: Majestic Blue paper pack
Stamps: Good Times, Intrinsic Backgrounds, Cupcake Sprinkles

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Born To Shop

I went to Archivers yesterday and found this cute little building stamp set. It was only $1.99, so I had to have it! I knew it would look great with the Ms. On The Go set.
Colors: Black, Garden Green, Tulip, Sorbet, Indian Corn Blue, Juniper, Brown Bag, Grey Wool, Autumn Terracotta, Sunflower, Outdoor Denim (It took a lot to color the building images!)
Stamps: Ms. On The Go - CTMH; On The Town - We R Memory Keepers
Accessories: Black Organdy Ribbon
Also used the branches embossing folder by Cuttlebug.

Wednesday, March 18, 2009

Shamrock card

My daughter wanted me to make a card for her teacher whose birthday was on St. Patrick's day.
This is what I came up with.
Colors: Clover Meadow
Stamps: Happy Birthday
Patterned papers: Retired Clover Meadow B&T
Accessory: Ponderosa Pine Bigger Brad

Friday, March 6, 2009

Another Butterfly Wings card

Another card made with the March stamp of the month.
Colors: Hydrangea, Ocean
Papers: Whoops-A-Daisy paper pack
Stamps: Butterfly Wings, Boutique Borders, Confidential
Accessories: Sparkles

Thursday, March 5, 2009

Reach for the stars

I thought I'd go juvenile masculine today.

Colors: Topiary, Moonstruck
Paper Pack: Stardust
Stamps: Reach for the Stars
Accessories: Blue Ribbon (Michael's)

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Another Butterfly Wings Card

Here's another card made with the stamp of the month, Butterfly Wings.

Colors: Tulip, Blush, Chocolate
Paper: That's Amore paper pack
Stamps: Butterfly Wings, Boutique Borders

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Stamp Camp Projects

These are the projects we'll be making at Stamp Camp on Friday, March 13th.

First Card:

Colors: Chocolate, Tulip, Blush
Papers: That's Amore paper pack
Stamps: You Are Beautiful, Boutique Borders, Say It In Style

The second card:

Colors: White Daisy, Star Spangled Blue, Orange
Stamps: Butterfly Wings, Boutique Borders
Accessories: Clear Sparkles, ribbon (Michael's)

Monday, March 2, 2009

I'm trying!

I'm going to try to be better about posting regularly!

Here's my contribution for today. It's a gift card holder. I cut the card using my Cricut and Design Studio Software.

Colors: Tulip, Juniper
Papers: Key To My Heart Paperpack
Stamps: Happy Birthday, Cupcake Sprinkles

Sunday, March 1, 2009

Side Flap Card

Here's a fun side flap card that I made for friend's birthday. It contains a gift card for Close To My Heart product.

Colors: Vineyard Berry, Cocoa, Sweet Leaf, Crystal Blue
Papers: Emporium Paper Pack
Stamps: Butterfly Wings, Dainty Thoughts, Happy Birthday
Accessories: Vineyard Organdy Ribbon


I know some of you may be thinking I've fallen off the face of the earth, but assure I'm still here! Unfortunately, life seems to be getting in the way of my creative time!

Anyway, here's my version of a Mini-Office that was originally designed by Aaron Brown. You can purchase the template from Aaron here. Proceeds go to a worthy cause.
Colors: Desert Sand, Hollyhock, Cocoa, Grey Wool
Papers: Notebook Paper Pack
Stamps: Confidential, Coffee Stain, Tiny Typewriter Alphabet