Showing posts from June, 2011

A couple of cards....

These 2 cards are others I used for the DT try out, love the little girl one!

Okay so she's too cute. She's from Stamping Bella, I love their stamps, I need to get more soon, lol!
Lil Emmy Card: All Paper & Cardstock- DCWV Ribbon- American Crafts Ink- Momento Tuxedo Black & Distress Stormy Sky Stamp colored with Bic Mark It Markers 3D Dimensional Squares- Therm o Web Clear Stardust Pen- Sakura Fiskars Border Punch- Effervescence 
Now this little owl is cute, I had cut a similar owl on a card months ago, and wanted to do it again. 

Hoo-ray for you! Card: Pattern Paper- Echo Park's A Walk in the Park Solid cardstock- The Paper Company Diamond Stickles "Hoo-ray for you" Stamp- My Pink Stamper's Tweetie Hoo Puns Fiskars Border Punch- Apron Lace Ribbon- From stash

Happy Craftin! Brit

Wow it's been awhile

Just realized that I haven't posted anything crafty lately, so here's the first of a few posts, they'll go up over the next day or so. I've been doing a lot of crafty things recently so ready, set, here we go!

I did this cute little purse a little while back when I was trying out for a DT. I didn't make it on the DT but I love this purse! 
Supplies used: Chipboard purse- be creative pattern paper- ?? maybe My Mind's Eye, not sure, it's been in my stash for 2 years! all flowers- Prima Marketing, Got Flowers Brown Jar & inked with Distress Ink in Stormy Sky Brads: Making Memories Distress Ink- lots of it in Stormy Sky Distress Crackle Paint- Rock Candy Metallic Rhinestuds- Tulip Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist in Marshmallow on the flowers Adhesives Used:  Mod Podge for attaching paper to chipboard purse & hot glue for attaching flowers to the purse
Rhinestuds are heat set and everything else is ink, paint or spray. 
This took a lot of work, but I love it!

Amazing blog candy!

Okay, so I was doing a bit of blog hopping while I couldn't sleep last night/this morning, and came across Scrap with Stacy. She's got some super cute projects and is giving away not 1 but 2 blog candies! You have until July 1st to sign up, so go check her out HERE.

Cricut Circle May Magazine Challenge #2- Make It Your Way

So this is my entry for the Make It Your Way contest for the Cricut Circle Magazine contest. The contest was to pick a project from the May issue of the Cricut Circle Magazine that inspired us and make it our own. I fell in love with the postage stamp shaped card on page 42 of the magazine(original card made by Cristal Hobbs~ aka Pinky), and so I decided to do my own postage stamp styled card, which let me tell you was a little bit of a challenge when you don't have the Spring Holiday Cards Cricut Cartridge, lol! I ended up using a tag from Gypsy Font as my stamp base and then welded a square from Plantin Schoolbook to one edge to make a card base. Then I cut another square(4.67" x 4.67")(I used my Gypsy so I could make sure everything would layer correctly). The scalloped border is also from Plantin Schoolbook, it's the Tall Ball feature(1.5" tall by 4.67" wide). The shoes are from Gypsy Wanderings, I placed 2 of them(at 2.11" high), welded them to ho…

Cricut Circle May Magazine Challenge #1(Sponsor Contest)

This is my entry for the Cricut Circle Magazine Sponsor Contest. The sponsor was Imaginisce, and we had to use 3 of their products, plus at least 4 Cricut cuts. I used 3 different styles of paper from Imaginisce, plus the i-Top(I used the small brad daddies, 3 with toppers from the all occasion pack, and 2 with scraps of the other papers I used) and some of the hot rocks. All cuts(the 6 butterflies and Precious phrase) are from the Once Upon a Princess Cricut cartridge. Full details below the pictures as always. 

Supplies Used:  By Imaginisce: Princess Promenade Double Sided Cardstock(Enchanted) Fairy Trails Double Sided Cardstock(Enchanted) Princess Posies Double Sided Cardstock(Enchanted) i-Top All Occasion Paper Toppers i-Top & 16 mm brad daddies clear Hot Rocks Compact
Provo Craft: Cricut Personal Cutter Gypsy Once Upon a Princess Cartridge(3 butterflies at 1.5", 3 butterflies at 1.75" and "Precious" phrase at 5")
All Other Supplies: Pink Cardstock- Wassau Paper Lt. …