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Sunday, August 26, 2007

ALTERED BABY BOY PICTURE FRAME


I made this picture frame for a special friend at the kids school. She just recently was blessed with a baby boy grandson. She is extremely excited so I made this so that she can put a special picture.

FUN CARDS




I made these 3 cards for some friends. I used the Sizzix for all the tags. All my sizzix items are from Hallmark Scrapbook. Visit them for all the latest dies @ www.hallmarkscrapbook.com You are going to LOVE that store.
Those just so delicious red, white & big white flowers are from BETY!!! Thanks Beatriz your silk flowers are FABULOUS. To purchase Bety's flowers visit her blog. She is listed to the left under "Favorite Places to Visit".
(The flowers on the brown & blue card are primas - the papers are all misc scraps I had in my scrap box)

Saturday, August 25, 2007

MERRY CHRISTMAS



OK - I know it's a bit early but I just HAD to use my new Sizzix dies. I have 2 different size trees and a set of 4 snowflakes. They are just AMAZING!!! I also used my Cuttlebug for all the embossing.

To get all your new Sizzix & Cuttlebug items visit WWW.HALLMARKSCRAPBOOK.COM They have the BEST selection of dies and embossing folders.

Wednesday, August 22, 2007

TO TEACH............


is to touch a life forever!!!!! I truely believe this. I made the teachers this card for the first day of school. It was made for Regina's BBTB challenge for the week. Please visit the BBTB website to see lots of spectacular project. Just click the BBTB link to the left under "Who I design for"

Sunday, August 19, 2007

THANK YOU : Card & Small Crate

CARD:CRATE:
BOTH:
Here is a little Thank You gift I made for one of the office assistants in my kids school. We have known her for many years and she has ALWAYS helped us out. Inside the crate I put a box of chocolates.
Materials: Crate is from some Prime flowers I bought about a year ago
Paper: Cosmo Cricket
Flowers: Iralamija (Bety - I LOVE these silk flowers)
Letters: Heidi Swapp chipboard
Misc Buttons

"FRIENDS" card/picture holder


I bought this canvas board in Michaels and painted it with Acrylic paint and ivory color - distressed the edges. Then I put the criss cross ribbon and added big bronze brads. I also bought the letters for "FREINDS" painted them the same color and distressed those also. I added two big prima flowers. with buttons and rope.

Tuesday, August 14, 2007

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!




This is a birthday card I made for a friend of mine. I got my inspiration from some "Save the Date" cards I am making my friend for her wedding.
Materials: All CTMH cardstock; TBB&M for the two tags the inside one @ 4" and the outside tag at 5 1/2" real size; misc rope; bazzill flower; rub ons from MM and misc eyelets.

Monday, August 13, 2007

HAPPY BIRTHDAY FROM THE GANG!!!


Here is the BBTB#8
Used: ZOO, Doodlecharm and WIMG carts
Paper: CTMH
Eyelets: MM
Stickles
Misc rope

I had a blast making this card!!! Go check out all the other FABULOUS things my sister designers have created. The BBTB site is listed under my WHO I DESIGN FOR section.

Sunday, August 12, 2007

Altered BABY FOOD JARS


OK - so my younger sister had a baby in December and started feeding him baby food a few months ago. I saw the bottles at my moms house and thought to myself "Maybe I can alter these" Sure enough - it worked!!!!!
Materials:
Paint: Delta Ceramocoat acrylic paint in Opaque Brown Iron Oxide
Finish: Modge Podge
Flower in top of cap: Prima with brad
Misc lace trip
Ribbon: M's
Pins: gold safety pins
Flower tag: SIZZIX originals mini tags - I LOVE-LOVE-LOVE the way those tags cut - they are cut with chipboard and distressed.

Both Gerber and Beechnut jars work. I also cut a cirlce with my large circle punch to cover the inside of the lid.

Saturday, August 11, 2007

NEW ARRIVAL LAYOUT (Baby Boy)




I made this layout using Sizzix and Cuttlebug (Cricut only for the title)
Sizzix: Swirls, half flowers, all tags
Cuttlebug: All embossing including starts and hearts - also used Cuttlebug Vintage vintage photo corner dies

VISIT WWW.HALLMARKSCRAPBOOK.COM FOR ALL YOUR SIZZIX, CUTTLEBUG AND CRICUT NEEDS. THEY HAVE THE LATEST DIES, EMBOSSING FOLDERS AND CARTRIDGES. HAPPY SHOPPING :o)

Wednesday, August 8, 2007

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!


I made this card really quick using my Cuttlebug. I LOVE THAT LITTLE MACHINE :o)
Materials: Cuttlebug: bubbles embossing folder; Happy Birthday embossing folder and the cake embossing folder (cake is on chipboard)
Misc stitching
Paper: Pocket full of poises
Pink paper: provocraft
Brad: Bazzill
Ribbon: Offray

Visit Hallmark Scrapbook for all your cuttlebug and scrapbooking needs!!!

Monday, August 6, 2007

My Friend.........you make my wings flutter!


This is the card I made for the BBTB challenge. I used the WIMG cartridge, liquid applique for the dirt and then I distressed it for the color. Used liquid glass on the grass to give it a wet look - also used prima flowers and misc rhinestones.