Tuesday, December 29, 2009

DH Valentines Card

Used Wild Card with some inking on the edges. I'm really excited about this card! :)
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Anniversary & Valentines cards

Okay - it's been a LONG time since I've posted on here!

First one I used Indie Art for the heart, inked the circle after embossing with swiss dots & scored lines along the left & bottom. Prima flowers & a homemade stickle with "Butterscotch" alcohol inks.

2nd: Image from Aprile's monthly MCPT, Prima flower, stash button. Storybook used for the card base.
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Thursday, October 8, 2009

October MCPT

I love this image! I made it for the October MCPT challenge by Aprile! :) So fun!
The only Cricut is the spiderweb from PDDU - then I spritzed it with my homemade glimmer mist :)
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Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Baby Gifts and Matching Cards!!

I am sooo proud of myself on these! I worked my little tush of on them! I wanted cards to match the gift bags, and I did so!

I had the perfect paper to match the stripes - which gave me the idea in the first place!
Elephant & Lion are from Zooballoo
ions mane is actually recycled from a magazine that had a sample of the "fleece sweater." I cut it out about a week ago & didn't have a use for it then, and I am so glad that I did cut it out!

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Thanksgiving Cards

I bought this beautiful paper pack for Thanksgiving from Me & My Big Ideas. I absolutely love it. I only made 3 Thanksgiving cards so far, but plan to make more, especially since I just found some $1 Thanksgiving ribbon at Target :)

This one is the turkey from Doodlecharms, but the background is what I'm proud of :)
I used a Thanksgiving stamp set from Ms and watermarked it. But the actual paper is recycled from an Eddie Bauer bag! How cool?

I thought this leaf stamp was so beautiful! I might be using it for more Thanksgiving cards!

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Christmas Cards

Just got 2 new cartridges in the mail the other day & I had to play with them. I made 10 cards of each design for a swap.

A Childs Year

Christmas Cheer
I found a shiny/glossy paper pack at WalMart & thought it would be perfect for the lightbulbs!
Stickled the light strand

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Monday, September 7, 2009

Monday, August 31, 2009

Halloween card

I'm pretty excited about this card, although there isn't much on it but some cricut cuts!
I used the dress from Dreams Come True.
Stickles on the trim
A Making Memories rub-on
Inside is the cauldron from PDDU
Paper is a Halloween pack from Recollections.

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Thursday, August 27, 2009

More Christmas Cards

Here are more I made for a swap

This one used JOTS for the penguin.
$1 stamp from Ms
EK Success Snowflake punch

Snowflake embossing folder
It was some paper from Sams (2 sided)
The core was white, so I lightly sanded the top, making all the snowflakes white against the blue background
$1 stamp from Ms

Cup from JOTS
Used vellum to cut the steam -- can you see it?? :)
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Christmas Cards

I've made more Christmas cards for a swap..here they are!

This first set, I made after seeing one of the videos from the Pink Stamper (see video here)
I used the floral fantasy embossing folder & inked the bottom half with white ink.
Ribbon from my stash across the middle.
The flower is from Joys of the Season.
I made a small stencil with the flower cut & used it with glimmer mist & made a small shimmery flower as a 'shadow'
I love that technique!

The trees here are from doodlecharms!
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Thursday, August 6, 2009

Carrie's Birthday Card

I made this birthday card for my sister-in-law. Actually, it's kinda a 1st for me. I usually don't use patterned paper...odd... I mean, this is my first time with Prima papers too!
I love it!
-Storybook for designs on front of card & envelope.
-Glossy accents in the center of card design
-Jasmine for her name & inked
-CB Swiss dots for one on front of envelope (I used SusieB's idea for the rubber packing mat, but only put it on the center of the flower so the swirls on the sides weren't touched! Awesome!
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Wednesday, August 5, 2009

BOAB2 - Christmas Countdown

I made this for the BOAB2
I love it so much, I might have to make one for myself to keep around here!

BOAB2 - Summer watermelon

Again, made this for the BOAB2. I love all the colors together, although it was hard to match them! haha
I even put glossy accents on the seeds to make them shine!
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BOAB 2 - Notecards

Love these! First non-font cut I did from Storybook.
Used little bling in the middle of the flowers & popped the middle part up with dots.
I made 4 notecards.
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BBTB & BOAB 2 - ATC Cards

BBTB is having another contest!! Make whatever you want, just make it apply to school & must use one cricut cut!! With the instructions for the contest, there wasn't a time frame of when this could be made - so hopefully this will still be okay!
These are the ATC cards made for my partner "Osheasmom" Keisha
She is about to graduate & become a teacher :)

This was the first "word" for the project & was probably my favorite part!
A+ is from Plantin
The 2 frames are from Storybook
Swiss dots embossing with a little inking!! I love to ink my stuff!!
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