Friday, February 29, 2008
Stamps: Air Mail
Paper: Garden Green, Olive, Bamboo, Colonial White, White Daisy
Tulip: Sizzix die
Embellishments: Colonial White ribbon rounds; baubles (Stamping Bella).
Techniques: sewing on paper, edge distressing.
Colors are: Citrus Leaf, Spring Iris and Heavenly Blue
Thursday, February 28, 2008
Tuesday, February 26, 2008
I then used the scraps to make some cards - the random stamped paper reminded me of pj's so this is what I came up with (a good chance to use my new PJ bella too!). The teddy bear has brown fun flock on it (have had that forever and ever and never used it!).
Stamps used: March Word Puzzle; For Every Occassion
Colors: buttercup, garden green, lilac mist and bamboo
This second card is using Splitcoast Stampers sketch challenge (#164). The tulip is from Hero Arts. All else is CTMH
Monday, February 25, 2008
Stamps: Flowahbella (Stamping Bella); April Word Puzzle
Colors: Bubblegum, Citrus Leaf, Sunkiss Yellow
Colored with markers, grass is done with watercolor pencil crayon, and sky is chalked.
Embellishments: Prisma glitter on dress, Paper flowers with gem, ribbon.
The flower pot is on a foam square.
Stamps: Cosmobella (Stampingbella), Solo Y, martini glass (unknown)
Paper: Olive, Cranberry, Cocoa all CTMH
red glitter (unknown), bellas baubles, cranberry ribbon (CTMH)
Sunday, February 24, 2008
Stamp sets: Kid art party (retired), Lazy Days (retired), Solo Q, Friendship Word Puzzle, Tiny Typewriter Alpahabet (the tiny purple flower), dragonfly (Hero Arts), Kittybella (Stampingbella)
Paper: Orchid Bouquet, Crystal Blue and white daisy cardstock, Crystal Blue textured cardstock.
Colored in with markers, pencil crayons and watercolor pencil crayons.
Prisma glitter in flower center, girl's top and hair bow. Flower is a sizzix die cut that I cut out of a coaster.
Organdy crystal blue ribbon
Saturday, February 23, 2008
Stamp set: Gymnastics
Paper: Dutch Blue B&T duo; dutch blue, sunflower and white daisy cardstock.
Stars are from my cricut.
Stamp sets: Billlybootabella (Stampingbella), April Word Puzzle (CTMH)
Papers: Paper Garden Lv 2
Embellishment: ribbon, cuttlebug, glitter, liquid glass and baubles
Friday, February 22, 2008
Colored in with CTMH markers and blending pen. The flowers are on foam squares.
Stamp sets: Wonderful Charms, April Word Puzzle
Paper: Paper Garden level 2
organdy ribbon and Bellas Baubles
Stamps used: For Every Occasion, Fabric Finishes, Friendship Word Puzzle (CTMH), Clickabella (Stampingbella), What's New (Hero Arts)
Paper: Paper Garden level 2
Watercolor pencil crayons (CTMH)
Organdy ribbon and prisma glitter and cuttlebug folder for embellishments.
Paper: Paper Garden, textured petal cardstock (CTMH)
Stamp sets: Flowahbella (Stamping Bella); sentiment (Hero Arts)
Buttercup photo clip (CTMH), organdy ribbon
Thursday, February 21, 2008
Paper: Paper Garden Level 2
Stamps: March Word puzzle
Embellishments: Colonial White ribbon rounds, Baby Pink Accessories, Colonial White waxy flax.
The word easter is on a foam square.
Wednesday, February 20, 2008
Monday, February 18, 2008
Stamp sets: Flowahbella (Stampingbella), saying (Hero Arts)
Colors: Bubblegum and Citrus Leaf.
The dress has prisma glitter on it and the flowerpot is on foam squares. The embossing is with the cuttlebug folder.
Stamp sets: Solo H, Romantic Backgrounds, Serendipity, and Billyboota bella
Colors: Heavenly Blue, Key Lime and White Daisy
I punched out the holes in the scallop border with the cropadile my favorite tool, and her top is done with prisma glitter (my favorite embellishment)
Sunday, February 17, 2008
Stamp Sets: Genuine Fun, Ticket Tags, Lazy Days, Watermelon Picnic
Colors Used: Crystal Blue, Dutch Blue and Citrus Leaf
Embellishments: Bellas Baubles (Stamping Bella), Dimensional Elements (CTMH), prisma glitter
Colors used are: Bubblegum, Sunflower and Breeze
Stamp sets: Fabric finishes, A Little Bee, Best Friends, and Angel Whispers.
In keeping with my own challenge to use scraps from my scrapbooking to make a card this is what I came up with. I used the SCS card challenge for this week. I am also trying to do a new technique, use a new embellishment or new stamp set - this time I used A Little Bee - one I have had for awhile but hardly used. I also sewed around the edge of the card.
Stamp sets used: A Little Bee, Happy Easter, Solo S, Solo F.
The bee has prisma glitter on the body and is on a foam square.
Saturday, February 16, 2008
Friday, February 15, 2008
Thursday, February 14, 2008
Stamp sets used: Giddyupabella from Stamping Bella; Happy Birthday (Close to My Heart)
Papers: Serendipity collection from CTMH, as well as Outdoor denim and Holiday Red cardstock
Colored with: CTMH markers and watercolor pencil crayons.
Embellishments: Red Sparkles (CTMH) , red glitter and leather cord
Techniques: Paper sanding, edge distressing and sewing on paper
Tuesday, February 12, 2008
Stamp sets used: Vintage Valentine, Free Spirit - they were embossed with white powder on the black cardstock.
Papers: Cardstock (colonial white, black) and Creative Basics patterned paper.
Hearts are sizzix punched out of coasters.
Sunday, February 10, 2008
Stamp sets: Safari, Jungle Leaves, Adventure, Simple Stitches, Fabric Finishes and Friendship Word Puzzle
Paper: Expedition Level 2
Embellishments: Hemp, pewter brads and pewter photo hangers.
Everything is from Close to My Heart
This is the folio flipped up.
After completing a layout I have challenged myself to use some of the scraps to create a card. I also used Marjorie's sketch challenge.
I used my cricut for the giraffe.
Friday, February 8, 2008
For this layout I used a photo storage page that I cut in half, and then attached to the layout. It is a great way to incorporate more photos onto a page.