Sunday, April 30, 2017

April Project Gallery

Hi, Crafters!
Here is a review of the projects I posted to my blog in April.
You can see all of my projects posted in 2017
in the page tab above, 2017 Project Gallery, 
or by clicking the Label in the left column titled, 
"Monthly Gallery."

I Like Your Style

This card is my version of an idea I saw on Pinterest from CindyLeeBee Designs.

Stampin' Up, Too Kind stamp set.
Stampin' Up inks, Melon Mambo and Mint Macaron
Recollections Blossoms & Bliss paper stack

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Bee Sweet

Hi, crafters!
I thought it was a good idea to get my May scrapbook title page made BEFORE May gets here this time. You know, since I just create my April title page and April only has one more day left in it. LOL

If you like my scrapbook page, and would like to make one just like it for your own scrapbook, 

here is the link to it in Cricut Design Space

All of the cuts on this page are from Cricut. The only cut that is from an exclusive cartridge is "2017" using the Close To My Heart Regular font from their Artiste cartridge.

Cricut cuts and their cartridges:

Sun - Doodlecharms
Ladybug, Stump, Tree, and flowers - Create a Critter
Grass - Paper Dolls for Every Day
Bee - Walk in My Garden
May - When I was a Kid
2017 - Close To My Heart, Artiste

I have so much for creating Cricut scrapbook pages like this!
Thank you so much for stopping by today.



I saw a similar card on Pinterest by Coupes Et Decoupes and thought I'd give this a try.

Stampin' Up inks:
Rich Razzleberry
Marina Mist 
Wild Wasabi
Crushed Curry
Pumpkin Pie
Real Red
Melon Mambo

Stampin' Up, Summer Silhouettes stamp set

Friday, April 28, 2017

PDE LP 170 Anything but a Card (Optional: Wall Banners)

Pause Dream Enjoy Linky Party 

#170 Anything but a Card 

Optional Theme: Wall Banners

My Design Team Project

Isn't this cute!?!!

This is from the Cricut Make It Now section of Design Space.
I made it a little smaller, and added several more banner pennants so it could spell MEOW.

The original Cricut Make It Now project HERE

My altered Meow Banner HERE

All images are print and cuts.
Meow font is Cricut Alphabet.
Letters and images adhered with foam tape.
Lime green tulle
Lime green linen thread

I hung this one on the wall in my craft area above my HAPPY banner.

Thanks for visiting me today.
Hope you'll come play with us at Pause Dream Enjoy Linky Party this week.
Create anything but a card, and if you are feeling really adventurous, 
the optional theme is Wall Banners.


Thursday, April 27, 2017

Hey, Chickie!

Cricut cartridges: (affiliate link)
Create a Critter, Sun
Country Life, Chicken

Stampin' Up, Gorgeous Grunge
Black Gem
Washi Tape metal die
Doodlebug Design, Fun in the Sun 6x6 paper pad


Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Paper Play Sketches

Paper Play Sketches #41

This week's Sketch

My Design Team Project

Cardz TV Stamps, Mini Messages

Cactus Tags (print and cut)
Trendy Twine
DCWV, Pocket Blossom 12x12 stack

Be sure to come by and submit your project

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Delightful Wednesdays - Nursery Rhymes

Hi, everyone! It's time for Delightful Wednesdays at Digital Delights by Louby Loo!  Christine and I (Janis) rotate posting every other Wednesday a project based on the theme we came up with for the current month.

April's Theme: Nursery Rhymes

Silhouette cut file for box:
DCWV pattern paper

Thanks so much for coming by today.
Enjoy the rest of your week,
and don't forget to check out all these great links!

Monday, April 24, 2017

To My Husband

Today's Father's Day Card

Anna Griffin Sunny Salutations Pop Up card making kit
(love her card kits)


Always Fun Ch# 3 Clean and Simple

Hi, crafters! It's time for our weekly challenge over at Always Fun Challenges!
You can create any type of paper project as long as it follows the weekly theme.

Ch# 3 Clean and Simple

My Design Team Project

Cardz TV Stamps, Simple Thoughts

Card base 4 1/4" x 2 3/4"
Teal mat 4 1/8" x 2 5/8"
White mat 4" x 2 1/2"
EK Success, Scalloped Scallop border punch
Recollections cardstock
Stampin' Up, Work of Art stamp set
Stampin' Up, Coastal Cabana ink
Inspiration for this card from Schell Fabian

Hope to see your project link up at Always Fun Challenges.

Friday, April 21, 2017

Party OWL Night

Pause Dream Enjoy Linky Party 

#169 Tags

Optional Theme: Birthday

My Design Team Project

Cricut Tag Base
Cricut cartridge, Hoot 'n Holler
Cardz TV Stamps, For the Birds

Thursday, April 20, 2017

You are the Best

Hi, Crafters!
I received my Stampin' Up Paper Pumpkin kit earlier this week and had a ton of fun making 12 cards (3 different styles). Here's one of the card sets I created with the kit.

Watercolor paper, pencils and a paintbrush to create the background
Beautiful, glittery flowers and leaf embellishments
Washi tape
Sentiment stamping



Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Color Challenge

This week's Color Challenge

My Design Team Project

Cardz TV Stamps, You're the Man
Digital Delights, Aviator Scottie
Mojo Monday, Sketch 478

Be sure to come by and submit your project