Showing posts from December, 2008

Funny Christmas Pin

This is a funny pin I just finished. It was a bit of work but well worth it. I had seen a pin at split coast with crystal effects and wanted to try the technique.

Paper-Whisper white, Riding hood Red, Kiwi Kiss, Baha Breeze, Close to Cocoa, Pumpkin Pie
Ink - Black Stazon
Stamps - Holiday Line up, Punch pals
Accessories - Ruby Red, Old Olive, Close to Coco, Chocolate chip Stamp'in write markers, blender pens, Crystal Effects, Tombow, Coluzzel, Pin back

Start by stamping the snowmen from the Holiday line up set with black Stazon ink on Whisper white card stockStamp the same image on scraps of the following card stock Riding hood Red, Kiwi Kiss, Baha Breeze, Close to Cocoa, Pumpkin PieCut out hats, mittens, and scarves and arrange on Whisper White pin surface.When you are happy with your choices use stamp'in write markers to color and decorate areas that will not have colored card stock.I use blender pens to create dimension and fill areas.Glue down colored card stock w…

A Cone for Christmas

This is a project I finished for each family member for Christmas and hung them on our tree. They are cones that I filled with goodies. Everyone loved them, and they were pretty easy to make.


Paper - Riding Hood Red, Belle Rose Designer Series Paper
Ink - Kiwi Kiss, Riding Hood Red
Stamps - Lovely Letters
Accessories - Pennant die, Pretties kit, Whisper White taffeta ribbon, Kiwi Kiss ribbon, Large eyelets, Crop-a-dile, 1 3/4 circle punch, Tombow, Library clips.

Cut 2 large pennants with Riding Hood Red Card stockCut 2 small pennant with Bella Rose Designer Series PaperTrim scallops on one of the small pennantsGlue them together with different sides showing to take advantage of two sided patterns.Using a 1 " strip of coordinating Bella Rose Designer Series Paper cut out the scallops of the large pennant 3 times.Adhere to top and side edges on pennant.Using pretties kit make a dangling ornament a the bottom and tie a bow using whisper white taffeta ribbon to shaft of t…

Pretty Peony

It's time to retire sets Boo hoo! This is the Pretty Peony set one that is retiring and I wanted to share with you a card I made with it. If you are interested in this set only 3 weeks till it and other's are gone forever!

Pretty Peony CardSupplies - Cameo Carmel, Mellow Moss, Whisper WhiteStamps - Pretty Peony (retiring), Sanded, Canvas (retiring), Best Yet (retiring)Ink - Cameo Coral, Ruby Red, Certainly Celery and Mellow Moss Craft ink, Mellow Moss Classic inkAccessories - Stamp-a-ma-jig, Cutter kit, Stampin Dimensionals

Paper Start by using stamp-a-ma-jig to stamp large flower on white card stock. Use cameo coral and Ruby red Craft ink lighter color first darker second. Set aside to dry Follow same procedure with smaller flower on scrap white, set aside to dry. When dry cut out smaller flower Stamp leaves on bigger flower using Certainly Celery and Mellow Moss craft ink, set aside to dry Stamp off using mellow moss ink and the sanded background on the larger sheet of mellow moss …

A Winter Scrapbook Page.

This is the project we did this month at the Syracuse monthly stamp ten. This group loves to stamp and they always amaze me with their interest in stamping. This page was inspired by some one else's blog but as always happens I can't remember where I found it Duh! So this is not my design but some wonderful stamper on the internet! Anyways I have not had a chance to to use the peace love and cheer die so this project was perfect for it.

Paper - Real Red, Baha Breeze, Whisper White, Ski Slope Designer Series Paper
Stamps - Snow swirled, snow burst
Ink - Whisper white craft, Real Red
Accessories - Snowflakes 1&2, Peace Joy Love Cheer Dies, Small star and big star, and circle punches, Stampin Dimensional, dauber, Tombow Adhesive

I love Stampin ups tombow Adhesive. It works great when trying to glue Designer Series paper to any surface. In addition if you apply the adhesive to any surface and let it dry it becomes repositionable! It works great to make stencils out of what…

Sorry I have been missing in action!

Wow it has been so long! I just finished my wrapping, cards are done and sent, and preparations for Christmas eve and Christmas dinner are done too! I finally have a second to post! So here goes.

Stamps - A Cardinal Christmas, Sanded
Paper - Kiwi Kiss, Whisper White, Real Red
Ink - Always artichoke, Kiwi Kiss, Black Stazon
Accessories - Top Note Die, real red grosgrain ribbon, water color crayons