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Saturday, September 29, 2012

you've been on my mind

happy Saturday
I'm about to head out to see my Mom's new Gypsy horses
thought I'd post a card I did a while back

I used some PTI and MFT stamps with a tattered angels frame and some prima flowers
Thanks for peekin'

Friday, September 28, 2012

bellariffic bling

thats our theme this week!!

I decided to colour up Mabel is reaching for the stars 
and added some glitter for my bling
Our challenge next week is a sketch!!

Thanks for peekin!

Thursday, September 27, 2012

sneaky peekie 2

Im back with my second Bella sneak peek
This is how to make a snowman

I went kinda rustic to compliment the simple line drawing..

I think he'd make a cuuuute kids card!
release day is MONDAAAAY!!!

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

welcome fall

wednesday already??
This week Joanne had a gorgeous inspiration pic for us
I decided to emboss a wreath image from PTI and add a few fall leaves

It worked out perfect because I got to play along with
casual fridays fall fun challenge too!!
Thanks for peekin'

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

PTI blog hop

I missed playing along last month
I made a point to play this month
The theme was packaging so I made a tag

 I used some felt,buttons, canvas and a bit of stitching!
Thanks for peekin'

Monday, September 24, 2012

jars of love....

hey there!!!

I decided to play along with the jars of joy challenge at Moxie Fab world

I also wanted to play along with the creative paper trade challenge by using the colour combo cause it was soooo pretty
check it out here

Sunday, September 23, 2012

sandy nose

hey ya!!
Just posting a layout I made last week.
This was one of may favorite pics from vacation this year

I used 7 dots paper as the background and misted, dribbled and added some other elements I had laying around

Saturday, September 22, 2012

sneaky peekie

happy saturday!!
Just sharing a quick peek of the new BELLA release
this is Ramona sking...cuuuute right!!!

thanks for peekin'

Friday, September 21, 2012

she decided to leave her fears behind...

yeaaah Friday!!
This week in Bellaland we had a sketch...
I flipped it..LOL

I used jane girl and a She Art sentiment this week
I went kinda shabby distressed I guess????
Next week.....
BLING it on...use some bling

Thursday, September 20, 2012

a little birdie told me.....

I took a few minutes to play with another moxie fab challenge
this one is for the movement challenge

I used a prima wood branch which I misted and an Impression Obsession die

pretty simple card for me...LOL

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

thinking of you....

Hey ya!
This week Dee asked us to do a thinking of you card...

I've had these little feathers for a while so I fugurei I would at least try and use them
I paired them with a canvas bird that I misted

I wanted to play along with casual Fridays this week which was  black and white +one...
my one is grey...LOL
Thanks for peekin'

Monday, September 17, 2012

perfectly lovely

OOOH Monday..

I did craft a bit over the weekend which was nice

I wanted to play along with some more Moxie Fab challenges

I made this one for the quarter gallon pint challenge

I kept a simple background using Bella's love notes then added some inked canvas pieces and bits of MME sweetest thing
Thanks for peekin'

Sunday, September 16, 2012

its the little things

hey ya!!
I snuck in a bit of crafting yesterday
I wanted to play alaong with some of the challenges going on over at Moxie Fab World
Here's my take on the asymmetry challenge

I used a bit of everything on this card...most of it was within reach..lol
gotta clean my desk
Thanks for peekin!

Friday, September 14, 2012

buttons and bows

Thats the challenge this week in Bella land
I was feelin' festive so I inked up cupcake with holly

I used both bows and buttons...LOL
next week we have a sketch
get craftin'!!

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

hexy hello

hey ya!!!
I'm back with my LRW card for this week!

Roseanne asked us to use a hexagon...
I used my PTI die for the first time for this card...
I know right..sheesh, what was I waiting for

I used some felt and went with a colour combo I saw on a dress that I LOOOVED

this also fits with the Runway Inspired Challenge this week
check it out

check out what the rest of the girlfriends came up with
thanks for peekin'

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

messy pieces

I was cleaning up my scrap space and came across a bunch of painted cardboard pieces...
they were from another project but I thought they looked like kites...

I painted up a background and made a card...LOL

thanks for peekin

Monday, September 10, 2012


I was putzing around a bit still on a kick to use some less-loved stamps

I came across Grungy set #1 and decided to go from there
I used some canvas and mists
thanks for peekin'

Saturday, September 8, 2012


hey ya!
it was a rainy miserable day today so I decided I would craft a bit!!

I played along with the casual fridays embossing challenge this week
I embossed a metal butterfly with a vintaj embossing plate and patina and heat embossed the sentiment
Thanks for peekin'

Friday, September 7, 2012

a little birdie told me...its Bellarific FRIDAAAAAY

whew what a chaotic week!!
we had a sketch to work with this week
I was in the mood for something cute to go with my new BG papers and chipboard I picked up in the states on vacation.

I haven't used valentine sprig in a while so I thought what the heck right!
next week's challenge...Buttons or bows...
kinda like boxers or briefs for us scrappy addicts...LOL

Thursday, September 6, 2012

whats in my art house???

My friend Karen is moving her store and has an open challenge help her decorate her new space
its a 6x12 canvas..the only rule is it has to have a house

I had a BLAST with this..I painted, stitched, misted, used washi tape

I even painted some maya road bloom ribbon for the grass..LOL

here;s a close up of my roof..I kinda love it!

check out her challenge here

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

good luck

Happy Wednesday Y'all!!
It was my pick for LRW this week
I chose ...back to school

I found some old Crate chipboard that worked perfect

i can even play along with casual Fridays..lol!!



Tuesday, September 4, 2012

make it Monday.....hello

hey ya!!
This week's make it monday
was way too cool not to try
I used some grey premo and the chicken wire background stamp
I antiqued it a bit with white paint and rock candy crackle

well thats it thats all!!
thanks for peekin'

Monday, September 3, 2012

houswarming gift

September already ?????
thought I'd post a gift I made for my brother who just moved into his first house

I used the truty artsy house from Bella for the card cause its AMAZING
here's the rag quilt I made for him
I used Hometown from Sweetwater for this one!

here's a close up

back to work tomorrow...blech!
Thanks for peekin'