Sunday, September 26, 2010

Paper Cutz Challenge #60

What a fun challenge this week!  The Paper Cutz Challenge #60 is to make a card, LO, or craft project using a hand stamped, digital stamp or cricut cut image of a critter.  Use any color or theme you'd like.

Here is my card for this challenge
I used the Create a Critter cartrige to make the squirrel, the tree stump and the lady bugs.
I made the pumpkin with the  Paper Dolls Dress Up.
I made the scallop with the Aceent Essentials and my gypsy.
The I miss you is with embossing powder
And then some bling on both.
I couldn't decide which one I like best.

So go on over to Paper Cutz and join us this week in this fun challenge

Sunday, September 19, 2010

Paper Cutz Challenge #59

Sorry that i haven't already got this post on but I was out enjoying the weekend camping with my hubby.
What a beautiful and relaxing weekend.  Now back to my post.  This weeks challenge over at Paper Cutz is to make a card, layout, or project  with the Halloween theme anything goes but do not use the color orange or black.  But most important have fun.  Here is my entry.

I used the Paper Dolls All Dressed Up cartridge.  It has some great ideas.
The ghost and skeleton was cut at 3 inches
I added some ribbon and a bit of bling.
Hope to see your entries at Paper Cutz Challenge

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Birthday giveaway

Over at Carson's Cricut Creations she is patiently waiting for the gift her husband has got her for her birthday and she is giving a giveaway of a Cricut cartridge but she is not telling which one it is going to be a surprise

Challenge Card

I am entering this card in the following challenges
Card Creations & More by C     Ribbon and Bling
Always Crafting                          Halloween or Fall
Cardz TV                                   Halloween

I had so much fun making this card and the others I did.  Why I was cutting the character out from
Paper Dolls All Dressed Up I cut out an extra set and sent to my cartridge swap partner.  Hope she likes
The doll, spider and web  was cut at three inches
The cat was at two & a half inches
I colored the hands, legs and shoes with gel pens
I also did outlines with my gel pens
I inked the edges with Stamping Up's Pumpkin Pie
The BOO is some extra brad letters I had on hand and added the gems to give it the bling
I also added a orange and tan ribbon
Hope you like my creation.

Friday, September 10, 2010

Paper Cutz Challenge #58

Come and join the Paper Cutz challenge #58.
The challenge this week is to make a card, LO, or a project using a tag or tags of any color and theme.
Here is the Layout that I made for this weeks challenge.
I made it  put in a scrapbook that I am making for my friends who I work with and they had a baby last May. Isn't he a cutie.
For his page I cut 3 tags from the Gypsy Font cartridge  use the tag #2 cut.  I cut it at 2 inches.
The overlay tags were cut at 1.60 inches.
The letters for the words were cut from the Life is a Beach cartridge.
I use a 1/8 inch circle punch to punch the holes in the tags and added ribbon.
The giraffe and the monkeys are stickers that I purchased from Wal-Mart.
Hope you go to Paper Cutz and enter the challenge this week.
Have fun and craft.

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Ten plus followers

I have now passed the ten followers mark I hope to keep growing.  This is all new to me but I really love to look at all the blog sites.  I get so much inspiration.  Once I get to 25 followers I will have some blog candy to win.  Help me keep my blog growing and hope to soon start having a video or two in the next few weeks.
Keep checking in to see when they will happen. Tell all your blog buddys to head on over.

Friday, September 3, 2010

This is my first card as an Paper Cutz DT Member.
The challenge this week is to make a card, layout, or project using 1 ribbon, 2 buttons, and 3 colors. Use any theme that you would like.
For my card I used Lifes a Beach Cricut cartridge to cut the flower on my gypsy at 3 inches.
A two tone ribbon that has Thank You on it from Martha Stewart.
Two yellow buttons stacked on top of one another for the center of the flower.
Three colors that was used was shades of brown, purple and yellow.
Hop on over to Paper Cutz to join the Challenge for this week.
Click on the Design Team logo on the right hand side of my blog to take you to the Paper Cutz blog.
Have fun and create.