Tuesday, June 23, 2009

the award was given to me by gina....

thank you gina...this is really sweet :-) her blog is located here : http://ginasmakingsandmusings.blogspot.com/
1. accept this award, post io on your blog together with the name of the person who granted you the award, and include their name and blog link
2. Pass the award to 8 other bloggers that you have newly discovered. Remember to contact the blogger to ler them know you have chosen them.
i will have to come back to add my friends links!
edited to add just a few people that have left me comments:
maria & cindy : http://craftycre8tions.blogspot.com/
martha at http://creatingisfun.blogspot.com/
gina@ http://ginasmakingsandmusings.blogspot.com/
eve@ http://thisisbliss838.blogspot.com/

Sunday, June 21, 2009

frolicking frog....oh hoppy day!

made this for a co-worker who wanted something with frogs on it. this was the first stamp set the i purchased about 4 years ago. i never used it.
i used an aqua pen for the coloring.
hope she likes it.

my first blog award...thanks sue

This is what the award is about:
These blogs are exceedingly charming.
These kind bloggers aim to find and be friends.
They are not intersted in self affrandizement.
Our hope is not that when the ribbons fo the prizes are cut
even more friendships are propagated.
Please give more attention to these writers.
Deliver this award to 5-10 bloggers who must choose
at least 5-10 more and include this cleverly written text
into the body of their award

Wednesday, June 17, 2009


made this for the midnight madness sketch challenge #6.
ive been seeing these colors together alot lately...kinda like them together...
the paper is misc from my stash
the bird stamp is inkadinkadoo (a free one they sent me)
the sentiment is from stampinup happy harmony
the ink is real red from stampin up
the button is basic grey
i used my cricut to make the scallopped ovals...
the ribbon is shear white...but it doesnt look like it here...

waterfall card ccc09 june

these were alot of fun to make. this was my first. the paper is 'figgy puddy' and 'fruitcake' both my all time favorites.
when you pull the ribbon it says 'seasons greetings' (and the only reason it says THAT is because 'my' MERRY CHRISTMAS' stamp was TOO big

Friday, June 12, 2009


made this for the mid night maddness sketch challenge #5
the paper is far east
the butterfly is from storybook cricut
the rhinestones are from personal (i found these at tuesday morning in a pack)


this card has a white card base.
some misc sky blue paper and stampin up chocolate chip papers.
the ribbon is offray shear petit dot brown
the stamp is inkadinkadoo "amie"

Monday, June 8, 2009

golf bag card

saw this on SCS...i made mine with my cricut...i used the george cartridge...oval, tag and a label...small circles and the stampin up word window punch.
the stamp is from 'just rite' monogram stamps

Saturday, June 6, 2009

Wednesday, June 3, 2009

midnight maddness sketch challenge # 4

here is my submission for this weeks challenge.
i thought this lay out was a little tricky...