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Monthly Archives: September 2012

Two-Layer Fall Card

Another fun challenge from The Friday Mashup this week! This time it is to create a “Fall Leaves Themed project using Twine.” I decide to also combine this with the So Shelli challenge to make a card that is only two layers. Which is a lot trickier than it looks! For my twine I used the … Continue reading »

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Island Indigo Jewish Star

It’s been a crazy couple of weeks here, it always is around the High Holidays. Now that things are starting to settle back down, I’m hoping to get back to playing along with my favorite challenges. Fab Friday challenge has another fun sketch this week. As soon as I saw that circle, I knew it … Continue reading »

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Googly Bat

Another great clean sketch from Freshly Made Sketches this week. I just love playing along with these! It’s almost October, so I’m ready to start hitting the Halloween cards pretty heavily. This one came together very quickly! That cute circle is from the Ghoulish Googlies Designer Printed Kit. It is 2″ in diameter and comes … Continue reading »

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So Worth the Wait

Another fun sketch from the Paper Players this week. Those three stripes down the middle are cute, but definitely out of my comfort zone. That’s why it’s a challenge, right? I always wondered for what occasion I could use the “So Worth the Wait” sentiment from the Word Play set. Well, today I found out. … Continue reading »

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Snowflakes, Bows, & Rosettes

Look at these amazing embellishments from Stampin’ Up this week! Some are digital, but those you print out and make! How cool are they? These downloads work with My Digital Studio and any other digital scrapbooking program that allows you to import PNG and JPG files, which is most graphics programs, and even Microsoft Word! … Continue reading »

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Diagonal Birthday

I really like clean and simple card layouts, and this week’s sketch from clean&simple stamping is just so great! It is perfect for quick, easy, and stunning cards! I knew when I saw it that I wanted to use ribbon for those stripes. And what better ribbon to use than the ones that you can … Continue reading »

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Happy Anniversary Card

I finally had time to play along with the Freshly Made Sketches challenge this week. (I spent all day yesterday representing the library at Brentwood’s open house.)  Isn’t it a great sketch? My in-law’s anniversary is coming up at the beginning of October, and I thought this would be just perfect for an anniversary card … Continue reading »

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Indian Summer

I just love it when two challenges com together easily! I was excited to combine this week’s Pals Paper Arts sketch challenge with the Friday Mashup. The Mashup always has three options. This week’s are: Make a “Indian Summer” themed project. Or Make a project with any three colors from “Cajun Craze, More Mustard, Raspberry Ripple, Lucky Limeade … Continue reading »

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Googly Ghouls Treat Bag

I have a private class coming up this weekend, and one of the things that the hostess wanted to make was a Halloween treat bag. I love making cute little Halloween treats, and they could not be easier with the Ghoulish Googlies Bundle! Available in either Clear Mount or Wood Mount, this combines both the … Continue reading »

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Steve’s Birthday Card #2

Fabulous colors from Nacho Average Challenge this week! They are fun and masculine at the same time.         In fact, they are so fabulous, that I somehow managed to use these exact colors in the second birthday card that I made for Steve last week, and had not posted on my blog yet! Not only … Continue reading »

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