Wednesday, August 21, 2013


perfect pearls, embossed brads for antennae, and a shiny gift bag from the dollar store cut with a scalloped nestibility die.....

french foliage

baby boy quilt

inspired by a quilt on pinterest

backed with flannel for extra softness.  I had all the fabrics in my stash !!  

two more

one fallish

one not 

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

partial butterfly

stamped using twinkling H2O's.....a bit of shimmer but photo doesn't reflect it.

more guys

SU "rev up the fun"

Sunday, August 18, 2013

fall tree

CASED from the internet....Pinterest to be exact
SU tree stamp and random scraps embossed for the leaves and punched out , PTI fall stamp for the falling leaves.  trunk was embossed in copper

paint chip

Saturday, August 17, 2013

flower from paint chip

3 circles cut from a paint chip....doilie inked with gina k ink.....a cute sparkly in the center (from AC Moore's jewelry dept)


CASED this idea from Ellen Hutson's blog, thank you for the inspiration

used washi tape and clear acetate...sequins don't shake all that much, but they are cute


must have cannabalized this metal embellie from a card I received last year.....worked nicely here

PTI set makes a cute gobbler

halloweenie cards

googled the definition of halloween and printed ...
i tried to use some supplies that have been gathering dust....the eye brads, halloween papers and halloween stickers

Friday, August 9, 2013

cute tote for Riley (granddaughter) inspired these cards

to me, it looks like a quilted border....thank you for the tutorial !! easy to do but looks really complicated.  check out her blog.

Thursday, August 8, 2013

paint chips are my friend

PTI strip die
one paint chip
martha stewart butterfly punch
tiny diamond

Thursday, August 1, 2013

a few more

playing with new PTI dies.....

I am pinable

I think I have added the ability to "pin" pictures that I post on this pin away if you so desire.

on a card roll