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Wednesday, March 31, 2010

April DT Reveal

Happy April 1!!!!!

I'm back with my April reveal for Two Friends

Thanks everone for all your well wishes with the shoulder thing..I'm feeling pretty good actually!!

This month I got the pleasure of working with My Minds Eye-quite contrary..oooh so cute!!




I decided against cards...GASP I know...really..

I made this cute altered canvas for my Daughter


Thanks so much for peekin!

LRW Spring Colours

Hi there....

I pre-scheduled this post cause I wasn't sure how the shoulders would be after those injections....

Anyhoo...Dee picked spring colours for this week's challenge so I immediately went for Dear Lizzy!!


I channelled my inner Dee and did a cute box pleat with the adhesive fabric papers..
oooh so fun..I must play more with these!!
Go pop over to the LRW blog and see what everyone else came up with..

Thanks for peekin

edited to add...yesterday went pretty good...yes it hurt like hell....yes...I fainted...LOL, yes I was white as an E000 copic...bwhahaha..thanks Avril for taking me

Im relaxing today..... best news..I get to go do the other shoulder in a month..yipeeeeee

Monday, March 29, 2010


Hey there...Its Tuesday !!

I'm off for some super fun injections in my shoulders so...wish me luck!!

I've been obsessed with wanting to mak a pincushion and finally...after much effin' around..I did it!!


These are jam jars and they are big enough to store all kinds of pins!!

This one is for my girl Avril who ia driving my gimpy ass to the appointment today!
Thanks for peekin'


Happy Monday..
the sun is trying desperately to shine here!!

I'm back with a card based on Card patterns sketch this week.


I picked up these really cute Maya Road chipboard sewing peices and thought they'd be perfect with my Cosmo paper!!

Thanks for peekin'

Sunday, March 28, 2010

Dude...you rock

Hey there...

Its Sunday already...nice quiet weekend again,
Lola is still at my In Laws...
aaaaack I miss the hell outta her...seriously!! I'm gonna squeeze her till her head pops off..LOL

I did a bit of crafting...alot of organizing..holy crapola..I cleaned my closet...shameful...



Here's my card based on Get Sketchy's sketch this week

I used some Cosmo..I'm low on boy cards so I went with that..

Thanks for peekin'

Saturday, March 27, 2010

Bellarific with pencils??

Well hey there!!

I'm back with my Bella card for this week

This week was a sketch..suh-weeeeet!!

I was introduced to pencils by Carolyn and Joanne who took a class with Paula..OMG I love them

I am practicing alot but here is my first card with prismacolor pencils

I am addicted to the Izzy image..reminds me of my bean with all her curls

Thanks for peekin'

Thursday, March 25, 2010

lsc #85 Shine


I'm back with my Loonie card for this week.
Wendy chose the colour this weeks I was all like whoo hoo....until I realized there was PURPLE..grr
LOL..I kid I love the hell outta you Wendy
Go have a lookie at what the other ladies came up with

Thanks for peekin'

PTI Blog Hop Holy buttons BATMAN!!

Hey there!!

Its PTI Blog Hop time again!!


This month's theme was buttons..okie dokie no problem!!!

I used my button bits set for a super colourful garden..

Thanks for peekin'

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

LRW Take a break

Hello...its Wednesday already!!
This week's LRW Challenge comes from Roseanne....
She chose this photo...pretty huh

Well.... I, for one am not well practiced in the art of shabby chic so I decided to go with a soft image and soft colours..LOL
I coloured with copics and the smudged it up witha few pencils
Thanks for peekin and hop over to the LRW Blog and show up what you've got!!

Monday, March 22, 2010

2S4U Smile

Well hey there!!

I had all this free time last night with the Kiddos being away I did a bit of craftin'

Here is my card based on this week's 2S4U challenge


I used some yummy new Crate paper on this one..

Thanks for peekin'

Sunday, March 21, 2010

Diggin' on Doilies

Hey..its Monday....

I had a super low key weekend.. watchend new moon TWICE

I even managed to squeak in the latest Moxie Fab challenge.



This was super easy..

I misted some doilies and krinkled them up and layered them in a spiral.

I wanted the flower to be the focus so I kept the rest super simple.

Thanks for peekin'

Trigger Tuesday Hello

Hi there...

Its been a pretty low key weekend here...I am kidless...yikes

Had date night with my hubby last night and saw Alice in Wonderland..OMIGOD it was so good!

Anyhoo..I figured I should accomplish something crafty so here ya go...


This is my take on the challenge over at Moxie Fab

I went with the texture theme and used some K&Co burlap with a pop of colour on kraft.

Thanks for peekin'

Saturday, March 20, 2010

Bellarific Monochromatic

Happy Saturday!!
Quickie post before I head out to secure my NEW MOON dvd....
so yeah...
no need to ask what I'll be doing later..teehee
This week's Bella challenge was monocromatic..I went with pink.....lol huge surprise there right??
Thanks for peekin'

Friday, March 19, 2010

LSC #84

Woo hoo..its finally Friday!!
This week's LSC comes from Maria...die cuts..Okay!!
I've had this cute little bike from MME for a LOOOOONG time so I figured it was time to use it!


There's my take on her challenge...
Go have a look and see what the other ladies did!


Thanks for peekin'

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Card Challenge..something old......

Hey y'all!!

Its my week for a card challenge over at the Two Scrapbook Friend's blog.

I decided to go with a something old and something new challenge.


I used some of my newest MME paper and Primas with some Wellies and Brella's chipboard and brads that I've had forever

Thanks for peekin'

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

LRW Copics

Happy Hump Day AND Happy St Patty's!!

It was my week for the LRW Challenge...I chose Copics..love these things although I'm still practicing....my hubby can't figure out why I love to play with markers.....


Stop by and have a look at what the other ladies did this week- just click the links on my sidebar

Don't forget to link up you creations with Copics on the LRW Blog

Thanks for peekin'

Happy Things....

Ok so not too much crafting going on


I got this...
I am so in awe of how amazing this little machine is...I used it for some of my DT stuff..which I cant show you yet..


seriously...this photo kills me...

this is Lola with one of my Mom's Poitou Donkey's...this is Bridgett..
we had a visit on the weekend...we didn't get out to see the horses or the mini donkeys way too windy and we didn't feel like getting trompled...ykwim...

Sunday, March 14, 2010

Look whos new

Well Happy rainy Monday!!

I spent the better part of the weekend playing with Horses and Donkeys up at my Mom's


This is my take on Card patterns sketch this week, again I used a k&Co card with some PTI

Thanks for peekin'

Flower pot

I totally forgot to post this...

This was my project for friendzy Friday over at the 2 friends blog



I was in the mood for another decor item so I made these.....

Thanks for peekin'

Friday, March 12, 2010

LSC 83 your fav...

Happy Friday!!!


I'm back with my LSC for this week.
Dee challenged us to use our FAV stamp..well I cant pick a FAV..waaaaaaay too many FAV's so I used my newest FAV.

I picked this adorable Moon Girl stamp from Stampotique up with Avril weeks ago and haven't played with it yet..ack...I know!!!

Is she not the cutest thing ever???

Go have a look and see what the other ladies came up with




Thanks for peekin'

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Trigger Tuesday Lucky to count you as a friend

Well hey there...

I figured I'd post my Trigger Tuesday card from Moxie Fab .

I loved the inspo. photo and I wanted to use my new PTI set.


I really have a thing for green..must be my Irish roots...LOL

Thanks for peekin

2S4U joy

Hey there!!

I'm still on my AC Dear Lizzy kick..LOL

I love these felties..oh so cute..This sun made me smile so I figured I'd make a card to make someone else smile( that is is I EVER give it away..LOL)


This is my take on this week's sketch at 2S4U

Thanks for peekin'

LRW Fabric

Hello! Hello!

The week is half over..whoot!!


I'm back with my card for this week's challenge.

It was Avril's turn and she chose Fabric.

I was out for dinner on Saturday to the Crossroads restaurant..they have a quilt shop attached and OMG I nearly died!!..they have the most amazing fabric!

I made the rosetee from a tutorial from Danni Reid..this girl rocks!!

I added some "stiffy" and cut out the flower so it would be a bit more stable

Go have a peek at the LRW blog and see what everyone else did..

I'm dying to see...

Monday, March 8, 2010

Card Patterns Miss You

Well hello there!!
Thought I'd post another card I did over the weekend..its based on this week's sketch from Card Patterns.


I used one of my new ADORABLE K&Co cards with some lucious May Arts..aaaaah

Come on back tomorrow for LRW day
Thanks for peekin'

Sunday, March 7, 2010

Caardvarks inspiration challenge

Hey There!!

I did accomplish a few things this weekend...one being the new challenge from Caardvarks

I loved the photo...I figured I'd use up some Basic grey rub-ons I've been hoarding forever..LOL
This card is pretty teeny actually only about 3' x 2.5'
Anyhoo...thanks for peekin'

Trigger Tuesday here to give you a lift

I'm back with my Tuesday Trigger card
you can check out the deets HERE


I loved the colours in this week's Inspo photo, I thought I'd use some Dear Lizzy..its so springy , I added the bike from PTI's Button Bits set.

Thanks for peekin'

Cards Blog Challenge....eyelets

Yep...you read that right..EYELETS

yikes...had to dig deep in the stash to find these babies!!


Here's my card for this week's challenge..I was so happy to see it featured on the Cards blog this week

Thanks for peekin'

Saturday, March 6, 2010


Its Saturday..
the sun is shining....
and I think I'm over my flue..whoot!!


Here's my card for Bellarific Friday..this week's theme was polka dots..

Sweet..love polka dots!!

Thanks for peekin'

Friday, March 5, 2010

CPS 156 Super Hero

I forgot all about this one...
I made it over the weekend for this week's CPS Sketch..ooopsie


The funky cool die cut is a piece of the retro stack from DCWV..loooves it

Thanks for peekin

LSC 81

Its Friday an I am out with the flu...
Lucky thing I did this ahead of time..LOL

I challenged the Loonies this week to make a card with background stamps and no patterned paper...go have a peek at what the other ladies came up with!!


Thanks for peekin!

Thursday, March 4, 2010

Blue skies....

Hey there...

Thought I'd share a card I did over the weekend.

I used some of the new K&Co Handmade goodies..lots of variety thats for sure.


Thanks for peekin'

Come back tomorrow for Loonie Stampers...

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

LRW......with Felt

Happy Hump Day

Its LRW day and this week....I did...GASP....a LAYOUT...I know....what is up with me??



this week's challenge was to use felt..

I got these DELISH SU felt sweet peas and I know I will never use them on a card to giveaway so I scrapped a really old photo of my Lola ...

Go have a lookie at what the other ladies did...click the link on my sidebar

Thanks for peekin'