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Bat Mitzvah Card in Pink, Blue, & Gold

It is time for another sketch challenge from Nacho Average Challenges. My daughter attended another Bat Mitzvah this past weekend, and this sketch was just perfect! Stamps: Jewish Celebrations, Mazel Tov Ink: VersaMark, Pool Party, Melon Mambo Paper: Pool Party, Melon Mambo, Very Vanilla, Watercolor Paper Other: Gold Embossing Powder, Modern Mosaic Embossing Folder, 2-1/2″ Circle … Continue reading »

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So Proud of You

I am so proud of how Eve has done this first week of Middle School that I had to make another card to slip into her lunch. She’s faced a lot of new and different things and had to deal with her grandfather’s death on top of it all. Through it all she has done … Continue reading »

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Glittery First Day of School Card

Happy first day of school! It is the start of my 20th year at Brentwood and Eve’s first day of seventh grade. Of course I had to stick a fun back to school card in her lunch box! It’s hard to capture in the photo, but that numbers piece is matted on Dazzling Diamonds Glimmer … Continue reading »

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First Day of School Card

Judging by my friends’ Facebook posts, quite a number of kids have gone back to school already. For me, we teachers go back on Monday with the kids starting the following Monday. Eve has her seventh grade orientation on Friday, before classes actually start. It’s hard to believe she’ll be over on the middle school … Continue reading »

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Birthday Dinosaurs

My nephew Leo loves dinosaurs! As soon as I saw No Bones About It in the new catalog, I knew I had to get it! He just turned five this month, so of course I used it to make him a birthday card. Stamps: No Bones About It Ink: Watermelon Wonder, Tip Top Taupe, Bermuda … Continue reading »

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Hello Honey Lion Card for Fab Friday

Today’s card features the super cute lion from Zoo Babies. I wanted to mat him on something more mane like than a scallop circle, so I used a trick I learned a while ago, when I made this cute lion punch art. Punch your scallop circle, then use a PostIt note to hold it back in … Continue reading »

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Back to School Chalkboard Card

It is back to school today for me! My summer is officially over. It was a good one though. I got plenty of stamping in and managed to meet my goal of reading 100 Newbery-eligible books. Faculty go back today, the kids don’t start until a week from tomorrow. I made today’s card is for … Continue reading »

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Zoo Babies Hanukkah Card

It’s Tuesday, so you know what that means! Tammy has a new challenge for us over at Nacho Average Challenges. This week it is a color challenge. We celebrated Hanukkah with my three year old nephew this past weekend. He absolutely loves animals, so I wanted to make him a special Hanukkah card. I used … Continue reading »

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First Day of Fifth Grade Scrapbook Page

There is another great sketch from MDS Monday again today. It works so well with Stampin’ Up’s coordinated packs of Designer Series Paper, either digital or real. These great packs take all of the guess work out of matching patterns together. I love the jaunty angle of the page — it’s just so fun! I … Continue reading »

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Starting 5th Grade

Tomorrow is the Stampin’ Addicts Fall Holiday Blog Hop, and I can’t wait to see what great projects my friends are making! Today, though, I have a triple challenge card for you! It combines the sketch from Freshly Made Sketches, the inspiration challenge from Hand Stamped Sentiments, and the “Back to School” theme challenge from … Continue reading »

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