Tuesday, August 31, 2010

CHECK OUT THE GIVEAWAY AT THE PAPER VARIETY BLOG..AND MORE NEWS


THE WONDERFUL GIRLS AT THE PAPER VARIETY ARE HAVING ANOTHER GIVEAWAY BEFORE THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF THERE DESIGN TEAM MEMBERS ... READ THERE POST HERE AND CHECK HOW TO WIN .... TOTAL EXCITEMENT... PROMISE THAT IT WILL BE A MOST FOLLOW BLOG.


CANT WAIT UNTIL TOMORROW TO SEE ... LOVE THIS BLOG.. IF YOU DONT KNOW YET MY CARD WAS SELECTED BY ABBY ON THERE BLOG TO SCRAPLIFTED LAST WEEK, CHECK IT OUT HERE....

MORE NEWS..

THANKS FOR VISITING MY BLOG JUST REACH TODAY 100 FOLLOWERS... WAHOOO SO MUCH EXCITEMENT FOR ONE DAY...



AT ANOTHER OF MY FAVORITES... PEACHY KEEN CHALLENGE BLOG ANOTHER ONE OF MY CARDS WAS SELECTED TOP 5... WAHOOOO TOTAL EXCITEMENT, HAVE TO TELL YOU... THANKS TO MY FRIEND HONEY B ... THAT SEND ME A MESSAGE WHILE AT WORK TO CHECK OUT PEACHY KEEN BLOG.. AHHH MY GOD... CANT WAIT TO DISPLAY THE BLINKIE..


TO ALL MY SPANISH DIVAS FRIENDS OUT THERE, TOMORROW ALSO IS THE DEBUT OF A SPANISH CHALLENGE BLOG.. SWEET CARD CLUB, I HAVE THE PLEASURE OF KNOWING 3 OF THE GIRLS THAT ARE PART OF DESIGN TEAM.. THERE IS SO MUCH TALENT IN THAT GROUP, YOU MAY EVEN KNOW SOME OF THEM BECAUSE THEY ARE PART OF OTHER DESIGN TEAM CHECK THEM OUT HERE... KARLA ONE OF THE DT MEMBERS MENTIONS ME IN HER BIOGRAPHY .... SO COOL TOO...


ALMOST FORGOT... TOMORROW IS MY THIRD BLOGOVERSARY ... STILL A CHANCE TO SIGN UP TO WIN ONE OF THE 3 PRIZES CHECK THAT POST HERE

Monday, August 30, 2010

PICTURE PERFECT CREATIONS COLOR COMBO #28 AND HEART 2 HEART CHALLENGE FANCY FOLD

IF YOUR LOOKING FOR MY CANDY BLOGOVERSARY CHECK IT HERE GIVEAWAYS WINNER WILL BE POST ON SEPT 1ST.. IN THE EVENING... STILL CHANCE TO REGISTER...


HELLO AGAIN...YES AGAIN COMBINING CHALLENGES.. THIS TIME IS A CARD FOR PPC AND H2H... HEART 2 HEART CHALLENGE YOU TO USE YOUR FANCY FOLDS USING CLOSE TO MY HEART, AND PICTURE CREATIONS CHALLENGE COLOR COMBO #28 BLACK, PINK, RED AND BLUE..
I HAD THIS TEMPLATE FOR THIS FOLD CARD DONT REMEMBER HOW IS CALLED, TOOK IT OUT... AND THROW IT TOGETHER WITH MY MARTHA STEWART SCORING BOARD.. LOTS OF SCORING IN THIS CARD, IS MADE OUT OF A 4X12, USED PAPERS ONLY FROM CTMH CHERRY-O COLLECTION, STAMP SENTIMENT AND BRATS, MATCHING PERFECT FOR PPC COLOR COMBO...

HERE ARE THE PICTURES






MATERIALS
*CHERRY-O CTMH PAPER COLLECTION
*SENTIMENT "THANKS YOU" FROM SAY IT IN STYLE STAMP SET CTMH
*BRATS FROM THE MINI MEDLEY TULIP- CTMH
*EK SUCESS LABEL PUNCHER
*SIGNO WHITE GEL PEN
*HOLIDAY RED INK PAD-CTMH
*VERSA FINE BLACK INK

Saturday, August 28, 2010

Throwback Thursday Challenge "Calling for Princess" and Companion Challenge "Birthday Bash"

IF YOUR LOOKING FOR MY CANDY BLOGOVERSARY CHECK IT HERE Only few days left to enter this giveaway. Drawing on Sept 1st.

Hello again this week .... The weeks is almost over, so let get this two challenges done... At Throwback Thursday with My creative time with Emma this week is "Calling all princess" to use the TinkerBell cartridge any thing princess will count... and at the Companion Challenge over at Crafting with Cristina is "Birthday Bash". He goes again a mix of two challenges this week.

I had a princess in the family with a BIrthday coming up, so this time I decide instead of a card I will go with a Hanging Canvas Layout for the birthday princess, I used TinkerBell cartridge and Sweet Treats for the "Happy Birthday". That way I already have the gift for our birthday girl.

Here are the pictures ... enjoy






MATERIALS
*TinkerBell and Friends Cricut cartridge
*Sweet Treat cricut cartridge
*Canvas ($1. form Big lots)
*Versa Magic Chalk ink Spring Pansy for painting canvas
*CS solid from DCWV
*PP from Tapestry the geobreeze collection
*Copic markers for around edges
*Prima flowers
*Hand made flowers
*Glitter brats from MM
*Purple ribbon from my stash
*Signo white gel pen

Thursday, August 26, 2010

PPC-#27 CHALLENGE COLOR COMBO

AGAIN I HAVE THE PLEASURE TO CREATE A CARD FOR ONE OF MY FAVORITE CHALLENGE BLOGS PICTURE PERFECT CREATIONS THIS IS CHALLENGE #27 WITH ANOTHER BEAUTIFUL COLOR COMBO...

I MADE A VIDEO WITH THIS CARD, STILL HAVE TO EDITED BECAUSE IS TOO LONG, IF MY DH HELPS ME TOMORROW I WILL BE ABLE TO POST AND MY IDEA IS THAT AT THE END OF THE VIDEO YOU WILL JOIN ME WHILE I CLEAN MY ROOM... I DONT KNOW IF YOU MAKE ANY MESS IN YOUR ROOM, BUT IM A QUEEN AT TURNING MY ROOM UPSIDE DOWN... LOL SO CHECK BACK LATER FOR THE THAT VIDEO.

HERE IS MY CARD






Wednesday, August 25, 2010

HEART 2 HEART CHALLENGE AND MOJO MONDAY

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HELLO MY CRAFTY FRIENDS.. MIXING CHALLENGES AGAIN... TODAY I WANT TO USE MOJO MONDAY SKETCH CHALLENGE WITH HEART 2 HEART CHALLENGE WHICH IS TO USE STITCHING IN YOUR PROJECT...

THIS IS THE FIRST TIME IM JOINING THE FUN AT H2H, THIS BLOG CHALLENGE YOU TO USE YOUR CLOSE TO MY HEART PRODUCTS, I BEEN IN A CTMH CLUB FOR OVER 3 YRS, FOR THE PAST 2 YEARS OR SO WE BEEN DOING THE KIT CLUB WHERE WE ALWAYS END UP WITH LEFT OVER STUFF AFTER CREATING OUR MONTHLY LAYOUTS, FOR THIS REASON I DECIDE TO START DOING THIS CHALLENGES TO PUT MY STUFF TO USE, THIS WEEK CHALLENGE IS TO USE STITCHES, THEY COULD BE FAUX, MACHINE, HAND, STAMP OR DRAWN.

IM USING THE SKETCH FOR THIS WEEK AT MOJO MONDAY #53 AND PAPERS, STAMP AND EMBELLISHMENTS FROM CTMH.

HERE IS MY CARD STANDARD 4.25x5.5





MATERIALS
*PAPER FROM BEST FRIEND FOR EVER KIT-CTMH
*PINK PP FROM BELLA KIT- CTMH
*KRAFT CS FROM PAPER TRAY INK FOR CARD BASE
*STAMP SET SIMPLE STITCHES-CTMH
*MINI MEDLEY COZY WINTER-CTMH
*THICKERS PLATFORMS CHIPBOARD NUM AND LETTER
*BLUE ORGANZA RIBBON
*NESTABILITIES CLASSIC SQUARE LARGE
*PIERCING TOOL
*STAZON JET BLACK INK
*SIGNO WHITE GEL PEN

Saturday, August 21, 2010

Episode 1: money holder card

Hello my crafty friend...

I decided to enter in the YouTube world and made this video, kind of tutorial in how I make my money holder cards...

Here are some pictures of my cards... enjoy leave a comment... let me know your honest opinion on this.. any advise what to do and what not to do..

Thanks for coming and checking my video...






Friday, August 20, 2010

MY CREATIVE TIME WITH EMMA THROWBACK THURSDAY CHALLENGE - FRAME IT

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THIS WEEK EMMA IS CHALLENGING US TO MAKE A PROJECT USING THE CARTRIDGE PAPER DOLL DRESS UP (2007 CARTRIDGE) AND THE THEME IS FRAME IT!!
CHECK HER BLOG HERE FOR HER VIDEO AND DETAILS OF THE CHALLENGE.

FOR MY PROJECT, I DECIDED TO MAKE A MONEY HOLDER WEDDING CARD, I USED THE BRIDE FROM PAPER DOLL DRESS UP (A MOST HAVE CARTRIDGE) IT HAS SO MANY IMAGES TO CHOOSE FROM.. TO ADD A FRAME TO THE CARD AFTER LOOKING AT THE REST OF MY CARTRIDGES COULDN'T FIND ONE THAT DIDNT KILL MY LITTLE BRIDE.. SO I DECIDED TO FRAME WITH THE ARCH THAT IS FEATURE WITH THE BRIDE IMAGES, ADDING SOME FOAM DOTS AND A NICE RIBBON BOW...

LET ME KNOW WHAT YOU THINK IN THE COMMENT SECTION... WILL LOVE TO READ WHAT YOU THINK ABOUT IT.

THIS CARD IS 4X8.25, USING A PC OF CARDSTOCK FOR THE BASE SIZE 12x8.25 SCOLDING THE 12' IN 3 SECTIONS OF 4" TO MAKE A THREE FOLD, CUTTING THE LAST FLAP 2.5" FROM THE TOP.
TIP: IF YOU MAKE ONE OF THIS CARD JUST REMEMBER THE ENVELOPE YOURE USING AND THE BULKINESS OF THE EMBELLISHMENTS THEN YOU COULD ALTERD THE DIMENSIONS A LITTLE.

HERE ARE THE PICTURES...





MATERIALS
*PAPER DOLL DRESS UP CRICUT CARTRIDGE
*CORE'DINATIONS SOLID GLITTER CARDSTOCK
*DCWV SOLID CARDSTOCK YELLOW, GREEN AND ORANGE
*BEST OCCASIONS METALLIC PAPER WHITE FOR BASE CARD
*WHITE FLOWERS FROM PETALOO
*ORANGE FLOWERS ARE PRIMA
*ORGANZA WHITE AND SILVER RIBBON
*PEACHY KEEN DOLLY DUMPLINS PK-163
*SENTIMENT "CONGRATULAITONS" FROM CTMH GRACIOUS GREETNGS
*RANGER EMBOSSING POWDER BLACK
*ORANGE BLINGS
*COPIC MARKERS

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Peachy keen challenge #35 Sketch & Color Combo

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This week Peachy Keen Challenge #35 is a sketch and color combo...


For this card I just when for a simple "thinking of you"
Picture taking with light from my lamp... look so bold the colors, I do love it... check the pictures with natural light.


THE ORIGINAL COLORS....




MATERIALS:
*PP and Cardstock from DCWV
*TIm Holtz Damask embossing folder
*Hero Art clear stamp set "happy hello"
*blings
*Ice stickles
*Copic markers
*Nestabilities label eight

MOMO'S TUESDAY CHALLENGE #10

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THIS TUESDAY CHALLENGE FOR MOMO'S #10 IS "Babies, and Diapers, and Onesies, Oh My"!!! IS TO CREATE A BABY PROJECT..

I GOT MY GYPSY OUT AND USING CARTRIDGE "NEW ARRIVAL" I WELD TWO BABY SHIRT(ONESIES) TO CREATE A CARD IN KRAFT CARDSTOCK FROM PAPER TRAY INK ... THEN LAYER THE CARD WITH SOME PP FROM MY STASH (DONT REMEMBER WHO IS THE MAKER), USING MY WHITE PEN FOR THE STITCHING, CUT THE BABY FACE FROM THE SAME CARTRIDGE, AND USED A PEACHY KEEN BABY STAMP FACE AND COLOR WITH MARKERS, ADD A BOW AND PEARL TO THE BABY FACE, THE OUTSIDE TAG WAS CUT WITH A EK SUCESS PUNCH AND STICH WITH MARTHA STEWART BLACK MARKER.

I ALSO LAYER THE INSIDE OF THE CARD AND ADD THE SENTIMENT FROM ONE OF MY CLOSED TO MY HEART STAMP SETS AND SOME MORE STITCHING WITH THE MS BLACK MARKER...

HERE IS MY CARD.. HOPE YOU LIKE IT... COMMENTS ARE ALWAYS APPRECIATED....



Tuesday, August 17, 2010

PICTURE PERFECT CREATION COLOR COMBO #26 AND CALL FOR GUEST DISIGNERS

IF YOUR LOOKING FOR MY CANDY BLOGOVERSARY CHECK IT HERE

THIS ENTRY IS FOR PPC_CC #26 HERE IS THE COMBO COLOR.. I KNOW IT MAKES YOU THINK ABOUT 4TH OF JULY... I WANTED TO STAY AWAY FROM THAT.. SO MINE IS A BIRTHDAY CARD.

THIS IS THE COLOR COMBO


THE TEAM AT PICTURE PERFECT CREATIONS ARE LOOKING FOR GUEST DESIGNERS IF YOU WANT TO TRY CHECK HERE FOR THE INSTRUCTIONS IN HOW TO APPLY... I WILL TRY ... I LOVE THERE BLOG..

NOW TO MY CARD.



MATERIALS
*CORE'DINATIONS SOLID CARDSTOCK
*TIM HOLTZ SIZZIX EMBOSSING FOLDER RETRO CIRCLES
*NESTABILITIES LARGE DECKLED RECTANGLES
*SENTIMENT HAPPY BIRTHDAY FROM CLEARLY INSPIRED SET FAVORITE CALLIGRAPHIES
*PRIMA FLOWERS
*BLINGS
*VERSAFINA BLANK INK

TOOLS:
*MARTHA STEWART SCORING BOARD
*CUTTLE BUG