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Monday, November 30, 2009

2S4U You make me Smile

Hello there!!
I forced myself to make a card last night so I chose the fab sketch from 2S4U thsi week!!


I was in the mood for something bight and sunny...too many Christmas cards lately...LOL

I used some American crafts and PTI stamps

Thanks for peekin'

Come back tomorrow for the Little Red Wagon Challenge!!

Christmas Cards

Hey all!!

I'm back from Thanksgiving and I survived Black Friday!!

I did awesome..all my shopping is DONE!!!

I havent made anything recently but this is what I've been up to the past little while









This is my class on Wednesday night at 2 Friends

I got to work with some Yummy Jillibean and Karen Foster...should be FUN!!

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Saturday, November 28, 2009

Bellarific.....thinking of you

Hey y'all

Here's my card for Bellarific Friday this week..it was a sketch..yipee!!!


I used up some more Cosmo scraps

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Friday, November 27, 2009

LSC#68 Joy to the World

Happy Friday...

Im sure by the time this gets posted I will be a few hours into my Black Friday shopping escapade...LOL


This week's pick was Jewels'..I was a tad intimidated so I channeled my inner Dee and Char and did a minimalist card...LOL

I used my Ali Edwards Christmas stamps on this one. Love these

Go have a peek at my other Loonies and see what they came up with..



Thanks for peekin'

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

2S4U Noel


Quickie post with a quickie card!!
I'm off to Ohio for a feast with my hubby's family..YUM!!
Then SHOPPING..oh yeah...can't wait!!


This is my take on this weeks card from 2S4U..I used my Slice..gotta love it

Anyhoo...Happy Thanksgiving to all my American bloggers....

Come back tomorrow for Loonie Stampers

Thanks for peekin'

Blog Hop

Hey there..its BLOG HOP time!!

This month was all about packaging,tags etc so I decided to go with tags








I love tags...so quick and easy

Thanks for peekin'...I'm off to hop and see what everyone else did!!

Monday, November 23, 2009

Little Red Wagon # 4..... Buttons

Happy Hump Day!!
Its time for the Little Red Wagon challenge

This week was Dee's pick...she chose buttons..YIPPEEEEEE!!


I used Funky Garden again...just love this stamp..I paired it with a Papertrey sentiment and Rustic Cream cardstock..LOVE!!!

Go have a peek at what the other ladies came up with...just click the links on my sidebar!!

I'll be back later with the PTI blog Hop!!

Thanks for peekin'

How tweet it is

Hey y'all

I was feeling rather crafty Sunday so I did the Pile it on and CPS challenges...


PIO 's challenge was rub ons...well rub-ons are just one of those things I hoard...LOL and the sketch is from CPS.

I even used some older Basic grey stuff..whoot

Come on back tomorrow for the Little Red Wagon challenge and the PTI Blog Hop!

Thanks for peekin'

Happy 16th Baby!!

Well, its official.....
my baby Isaak is 16 today

Time flies....love you!!


Sunday, November 22, 2009

Caardvarks color it

Happy Happy Monday

So happy..its gonna be a short week...we are heading off to Ohio for Thanksgiving with my Hubby's family...such a good feast and oh yeah...SHOPPING!!!

Here is my take on the Caardvarks challenge HERE


Well you all know I love my COPICS so I used them on this adorable Tweetie from CC Designs

I felt the need to make a non-traditional Valentines day card..I am sick of Christmas cards...LOL

Thanks for peekin'

Moxie Fab Hey "gnomie"

Hey y'all

I'm back with my card for the Moxie Fab challenge for this week
check it out HERE


I was afraid at first because I did not have anything remotely close to the inspiration pieces...BUT when I was browsing around Michael's I saw these cute little Gnomes from Martha Stewart...bonus!!

I didnt really like the sentiment that came with the gnome so I used some Jenni Bowlin stickers to play on the image...

Thanks for peekin'

Work it girl

Hey all!!

Thought I'd post a layout that I used as a challenge over at Two Scrapbook Freinds for their online crop.

I used crystal effects with pearls for the flower centres on this one..its pretty cool actually


I tried picnik for the photo editing...I used the 60's technique on this photo..its sooo cool!

I saw New Moon..I am speachless..its was beautifully done and just WOW...I will not go on a huge rant about it


I may just be a team Jacob (temporarily)...eeek...

does that make me a COUGAR??

Thanks for peekin'

Saturday, November 21, 2009


Hey y'all!
Thought I'd post my Bella card from this week


This week Emily challenged us to use the actual BELLA..cool because ever since I discovered kettos and lollipops my girls have been neglected!!

Thanks for peekin'

Friday, November 20, 2009

2S4U Joy with bells on


I made this the other night and forgot all about it....OOOPS


This is my take on 2S4U sketch this week
I used some Jillibean and my shiny Christmas bells!!

Thanks for peekin'

Happy Friday!!

So I am beyond geeked out...LOL

Anyhoo...here is my Loonie card for this week..Wendy chose the colours..uh...wow..this was HARD!!!


Well..go have a peek at what the other ladies did..I am dying to see...


Thanks for peekin'

Thursday, November 19, 2009

Moxie Fab Trigger Tuesday...Thanks

Well, hello there!

I spent the whole day feeling like POOP!!..

I hope I'm better for NEW MOON tomorrow..I will be totally irritated if not..mind you I would have to bleeding from the eyes to miss that!!



I made this last night based on the new challenge on Moxie Fab..check it out HERE

This was a quick and easy one, I cut up some Queen and Co felt and painted some thickers with cracke paint..I used the stong focal point on the inspiration pic as my starting point

Thanks for peekin!!!


Hey there!

I actually got to making a few things last night...shocking!!


This card is based on this weeks CPS,Pile it On and JUGS challenges..
I did the sketch and then 3 flowers and 5 pearls for Pile it on and Dry Embossing for JUGS.

Thanks for peekin'

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Get Sketchy#14 you are just too cute

Hey ya!!

Thought I'd post my take on this week's sketch from Get Sketchy...the bonus was to use your markers..um..OK...LOL


I coloured up my new Bella Lollipop and gave her red hair and freckles...Love her!!

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Lil Red Wagon #3 Distressing

Happy hump day!!
I'm back with the LRW challenge for this week!!


This weeks was Karan's choice and she chose distressing..well Karan is the QUEEN of distressing!!!

This week I made a tag..literally this was a 3 minute tag..I slapped it together after COPIC night at Two Friends..what a BLAST!!!
I met lots of new friends who share my crafting passion!

NOW..go check out what the rest of the team did for thsi week..their links are all on my side bar!

Thanks for peekin'

Monday, November 16, 2009

Just for fun...

Here's a quickie I made a while back


I love this Funky Garden stamp..
I love making things for no particular reason!!!

Sunday, November 15, 2009

Card Patterns #41 Let it snow

I snuck in a quick card on Saturday after bella class for this week's sketch at Card patterns.


I used more Making Memories stuff..so awesome and easy

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Caardvarks Circle challenge

Happy Sunday!

I did get a chance to do the new Carrdvarks challenge...I love a circle card and I love my new Crate seasons paper..match made in heaven!!


I kept it pretty simple and added some thickers....

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Saturday, November 14, 2009

Bellarific Friday.....

Forgot all about posting this one

This is the card I made for this weeks Bella challenge..its was a wild card..anything goes


I figured I'd so something Non-Holiday...
I had a blast in Bellaland today...so much fun!!

Thanks for peekin'

2S4U Hi

Hi Ya!!

I'm back with my 2S4U card...a little late...LOL


I am so loving my new Crate seasons papers so I figured I would do something with that!!

Really easy card and I used my Quickutz dots folder for a bit of texture

Thanks for peekin; I'm off to Bella for another awesome copic class!!

Thursday, November 12, 2009

LSC#66 Soaring by to say hi

Its Friday!!!
I'm back with this week's Loonie challenge...


I decided to use my Everyday Button bits and spots and dots background on this one..great colour combo this week...thanks Maria!!

Go check out my other Loonies and see what they came up with
Char Maria Dee Wendy Jewels

Thanks for peekin..tomorrow I'm off to BELLALAND for an awesome class..so excited!

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Moxie Fab Tuesday Trigger


I decided to partake in this weeks challenge at Moxie Fab--check it out HERE


The inspiration photo was beautiful..I went with a clear overlay from Making memories and embossed this awesome Ali Edwards sentiment.

I love these colours together!!

Come back tomorow for our Lonnie Stampers Challenge!

JUGS #6 Ho Ho Ho


Quickie post for my take on the JUGS challenge this week!


I used some of my new Making Memories mistletoe stuff for this one..these card bases are super to work with!!

Thanks for peekin'

Lil' Red Wagon challenge #2

Happy Wednesday...

its Rememberance day here in Ontario.

I have the day off..one of the perks of my fabulous job!!

Its challenge #2 over at Lil Red Wagon


This week Roseanne challenged us to use our papers from last years Christmas to make something..

I bought the whole line of Wassail and hated it..blech..

I dont know what I was thinking..

Anyhooo.....I did make a card that I actually was happy with!!

Go check out what the other ladies did...check the LRW link on my side bar!!!

Tonight is my first class at 2 Scrapbook Friends

its a full house...so excited!!

Thanks for peekin'

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Moxie Fab...Plum Crazy

Hey there!!

I almost forgot about this one...I always miss the Moxie Fab challenges so I made a point of doing THIS one!!

I'm not a huge purple fan to craft with but I use a smokey purple eyeshadow all the time and I have quite a bit of plum in my wardrobe...


Anyhoo...thats my card....

Quickie Christmas

Hey there!!

Thought I'd share a card I made on Saturday..its was a quickie but I love it


I used some new background stamps from Glitz design..so much like my fav PTI polkadots basics but more rustic..how pefect!!-
Thanks Carolyn for letting me play with them!!

Thanks for peekin...come on back tomorrow for our Little Red Wagon challenge!!!

Monday, November 9, 2009

Card patterns #40 Joy to the world

Happy Monday...blaaah. its going to se so nice today...
I wish I had a holiday day today!!


I actually coloured this image Saturday while at the 2 scrapbook friends retreat but I finished the card yesterday..I love this Bella Cupcake!!

I accented it with glossy accents and heat embossed the sentiment with zing- love that stuff!

Anyhoo...thanks for peekin'

Sunday, November 8, 2009

BallafrificFriday...on Sunday


Its a totally gorgeous day here!!

Thought I'd post my bella challenge from Friday...LOL


Yesterday Dee and I were at the Oackwood Inn for some crafting...had such a blast and 2 fantastic meals!!

We met soooo many scrappers it was nuts!!

I'll post some stuff from yesterday later on!!

Thanks for peekin'