Wednesday, January 30, 2013


Happy Wednesday everyone, hope all is well!! Today I have a  few cards to share the first one is from the "Birthday Bash" Cricut cart, this card is a baby card, I love this lil elephant!!

Next up is a cute valentines Day card using a Kenny K image!! Colored with the ever so addictive Copic Markers!!

Thanks so much for stopping by!! Have a wonderful day!!
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge - Valentines/Love
Platypus Creek Digitals - Valentines
Paper Crafting Inspirations - Use a digital image
Through the Craftroom Door - Anything Goes
Tuesday Alchemy - Anything Goes
Party Time Tuesdays - Anything Goes
Craft Us Crazy - VALENTINE's/LOVE and/or USE THE COLOR RED!!

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Please Vote for Me!!

Hi my blog friends, I would love it if you could PLEASE go HERE  and vote for my bears!!! Please!!! Here are my bears that are in the contest, no names are listed on the bears!! Thanks in advance!!

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Valentines Bear!

Happy Saturday! Hope all is well, I am getting over a nasty Noro virus, It hit super fast, had me laid up in bed all day yesterday :( anyhoo... I completed this card a few days ago and wanted to share!! I created this card using my Teddybear Parade cart, the candy box is from Create a Critter 2. Thanks so much for stopping by!! Have a great weekend!

Friday, January 25, 2013

Brown Sugar Challenge # 26 Valentines

Hi everybody!! Happy Friday to ya!!! Today we start a new challenge at Brown Sugar!! This week our sponsor is.... Kenny K Downloads, he has some great images, if you get a chance go over to his store and look around...this week our challenge theme is "Valentines" The image I used this is: "Game Show Gals" that I placed on this pedestal card. The other design team members at Brown Sugar would love to see your Valentines creations, so head over there to see what they have created to inspire you!!! Now come and join the fun!!!!! Thanks for stopping by!!

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Enabler Alert!!! Joann's paper sale

I wanted to share this great paper sale... has a sale going on, you can get 200 sheets 8 1/2 x11 Core'dinations cardstock paper pack for $1.99! I bought 4 packs of paper this morning, less then $10.00 bucks with tax for 800 sheets of cardstock!! I like JoAnns cardstock, I don't love it, but at that price I could not pass it up!! JoAnns will price match as long as it is not a online only sale which it is not, all you need to do is print the page, bring it in and they SHOULD price match. I don't know how long the sale is on for, but I wanted to pass on this info to all the paper hoarders like myself!! lol!!
here are the links to the paper at the sale price:

if you have any troubles here is JoAnn's cooperate office phone # 800-739-4120, Happy shopping!!

Birthday Bash #1

Hi everyone!! Happy Thursday! Today I have two cards (boy version and girl version) I would like to share that was created with the Cricut cart Birthday bash!! This is such a cute cart, I will be showcasing a few card creations from this cart in the upcoming weeks! My goal is to use carts that have not had too much attention from me!! Thanks for stopping by!!

Monday, January 21, 2013

Guest Designer Exploring Cricut

Happy Monday everyone!! Happy M.L.K. Day!! I am so excited to share with you a card that I made for my Guest designer spot at Exploring Cricut! In honor of  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, I created this card with the digital cart "Cricut Classroom Jan/Feb" that purchased from Cricut Craftroom. This was also my first time creating and cutting with the CCR, I must say it was fun!! I like being able to get the carts digitally, this makes shopping so easy, no stores, no lines, no fuss. Provocraft just found another way to hook me!! lol!! Here is my creation...
Paper Playtime - Challenge #2 Use some Brown

My card recipe is as follows:
MLK image and shadow cut at 5" Phrase and phrase shadow cut at 2.40"
Card Base A9 Recollection cream cardstock 8 1/2" X 11" score in half at 5 1/2" so you end up with a card base of 5 1/2" X 8 1/2"
Mat Layer: Black recollections cardstock 5 1/4" X 8 1/4"
Pattern Paper: DCWV La Cre'ame Stack 5" X 8"
Strip of black paper: 1/4" X 5 1/4"
Bling: Black from stash
Glossy Accents on the microphone and the phrase

Thanks for stopping by, I hope everyone enjoys the holiday and have a blessed and creative day!!

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Create a Critter 2 and Teddy Bear Parade!

Hi everyone!! Happy Wednesday!! I have had a trying week so far, so this has been my therapy, anyhoo  I have a few cards to share that I have been working on!! I am in love with Create a Critter 2 as well as Teddy Bear Parade!! Thanks for stopping by!! Have a wonderful day.
Fantabulous Cricut -Challenge #144 It's a mans world!
My Craft Spot - Anything Goes
Cards for men - Challenge #1 Men at work
My Sheri Crafts - Challenge #101 All sports

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Sunshine Mail

Hello everyone, today I would like to share a card that I created for a new design team I am so happy to be a part of.....Sunshine Mail challenge blog, this is a amazing organization, we make "Happy Mail" cards for children with illness and for children who used to be sick. How AWESOME is that!! Here is my first design team entry... image by Bugaboo and sentiment was computer generated. If you like to create childrens happy cards, and want to spread some joy to a child, feel free to check out Sunshine Mail, anyone can send cards. Thanks so much for stopping by!

Sunday, January 13, 2013

Bears, Bears, Bears!!

Here are a few more teddy bear creations I have to share!! Tfl!!

Saturday, January 12, 2013

Create a Critter 2 Valentines Cards!!

Happy Saturday everyone, I have started to make a few Valentines Day cards, I love making cutesy cards so I used Create a Critter 2 for these cute cards!! I love this cart!! It has the cutest cuts!! I also embellished the envelopes too! Anyhoo, thanks for stopping by, Have a crafty weekend!!!

Friday, January 11, 2013

Bears, Bears, Bears!

Happy Friday everyone!!! I have this little obsession, Teddy Bears! I just LOVE them!! I have cut and put together tons of bears in different colors  with Teddy Bear Parade, I just have so much fun with this cart! Here a few cards that I have created with those cute little bears!! Thanks for looking and stopping by!!

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Classy Lady

Hi everyone, hope all is well!! I have been busy creating cards with my handy dandy Cricut! I have been having a ball revisiting carts, and getting inspiration from various places!! I have two cards I would like to share with you that was made with the Suburbia cart!! I really like this cart, it has some great cuts on it. Thanks for stopping by and checking me out!!

Friday, January 4, 2013

Brown Sugar Challenge #23 Thinking of you/ missing you

Happy Friday everybody!!!!! Today we start a new challenge over at Brown Sugar!! This week our sponsor is.... Robyns Fetish Digital Stamps they have some great images, so if you get a chance go over to their store and look around...this week our challenge theme is "Thinking of you/ Missing you" The image I used is: "Computer Wiz" he is sending a email to his honeyboo letting them know he was thinking of them!! lol! We would love to see your Thinking of you/ Missing you creations, so head over to Brown Sugar and see what the awesome DT members have created to inspire you!!! Now go and join the fun!!!!! Thanks for stopping by!!

Thursday, January 3, 2013

LaLa Land Stamp!!

Happy Thursday everyone!! Wow, this week has flown by!!! lol! I have a card to share that I created with this LaLa Land stamp that I recently won in a challenge hosted by Crafty Sue!! I had fun making this little boy card, this was my first time using this stamp... I will be doing more!! Thanks for stopping by! Have a FANTASTIC day!!
Inky Impressions - Anything Goes
Simon Says - New Something... (my LaLa land stamp)
Pin and Tack - Challenge #5 Anything Goes
Paper Makeup Stamps - Anything Goes
Crafty Creations Challenge - Anything Goes
Challenges 4 Everybody - Anything Goes

Now here is a pic of my bears, I learned this trick on youtube, now I don't have to glue little pieces onto the bears, I welded pieces together to create these 3 layers, kind of like the cuts on Create a Critter!!
Here is the video link that explains in detail how she did the welding of the bears!!


Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Happy New Year 2013!!

Happy New Year everyone!!! I hope you all have a wonderful crafty year!!! I wanted to share a card that I made with the Teddy Bear Parade, New Years bear!! Thanks so much for stopping by!!
Exploring Cricut - Welcoming in the 2013 New Year
Paper Pretties - Happy New Year Inspired
Simon Says Stamp & show - Anything Goes
Catch the Bug - Seasonal/Holiday

Here is a pic of my sweet grandbaby on her first New Years!! She looks so cute in her party dress!!