Monday, May 31, 2010

Old McDonald had a farm

Old McDonald - I used one of the sisters from the Greeting Farm for this one. She was colored with Copic, her bow stickled and her pail coated with matte glaze. The punch is a MS. sketch

Friday, May 28, 2010


Peppermint - I made this card for the sketch that was last weeks Christmas challenge, but I missed the deadline. But I am so happy to see the it works for the new challenge, which is sweet treats!!!!

Didn't Mo do I great job with designing this little angel (I mean elf.) LOL Christmas Sweets #69 use your favorite stamp. How could he not be a favorite? #33 babies and ribbon brads

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Rain or Shine

Rain or Shine - Stamps are by the Greeting Farm, colored with Copics R
C1, 3, 5, 7, 9, E000, 00 21, 25, 31, 35, BG10, 11, 13 #15 Black, white and 1 more -Teal Seeing double trouble


Pinky - Another Sweet Pea Stamp. I love her flowing hair and shimmery scales. 4 patterned papers, 2 ribbons, 2 shapes, and 1 button

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Lucky Cat

Lucky Cat - isn't he just so dapper? Guy cards are always so hard. My son thinks that I girl-up things to often ( you should have seen the look on his face when a scrapbooked in his album a pink "It's a girl" page for his new puppy,) so I'm working on nice, but really limiting bling.

Monday, May 24, 2010

Butterfly Card

Butterfly - I can't take credit for this design, as I scraplifted it from Susan Edwards; who it the 3rd Saturday guest designer at Everyday Cricut. Thanks Susan. It is on the Sentimentals cartridge and then I did some design work on the Design Studio. #45 Soft greens and light Aqua, plus butterflies.

Joyous Ride

Joyous Ride - I just love the look of sheer joy on Aurora's face. Aurora is designed by Victoria Case and she is having a new release on May 28th. She is giving a set of her new summer release to one lucky person. Check it out at

Wow, Winter at the lake

My Winter at the Lake card was a double winner over at My card was selected by the random selection AND my card was also the challenge WINNER.

It also won at

And at

I am so honored.

Saturday, May 22, 2010

Cherry Blossoms

Cherry Blossom - My Sweet Pea stamps arrived today and I couldn't wait to color one. This image is one of Chingchou Kuiks fantasy collection, titled Spring Witch. Of course, I colored her with Copics. I used cotton candy stickles on her hat and waistband. Paper is from my scrap pile. Brad is K & Company, buttons and ribbon are from Michael's. - paper piecing - sketch
http://www.papercutzchallenge/ - #42 buttons plus ribbon - #11 3 images, 3 embellishments, 3 patterned papers

Adam off to the Middle East

My handsome son left this morning to head to the Middle East. He, and 2 others will be making a documentary film. You can see Adam's blog at In his introducty, Adam does a great job of laying out what they will be doing there. These are a few of the photos that I took at the airport. Adam is the one in the hat and sunglasses. The bottom photo is Adam saying good-bye to his beautful wife, Amanda.

Friday, May 21, 2010

Sweet Pink

Sweet Pink - I just wanted to color tonight. Image is Aurora by Victoria Case. EK punch. Ribbon from Michael's. DP was in a kit from Annie's Attic. Colored with Copics. #52 - Birthday #64 - sketch #68 - Celebration #104 - cute and girly

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Puppy Love

Puppy Love - The image is Mo's digital pencil. The green card base and Friends tag is part of a kit from Annie's Attic. The pink flocked/yellow is heidi grace designs. Pink paper and green flowers are from my stash. Pink flower is from K & Company. Image colored with Copics. #103 sketch flowers #32 Love #30 pale yellow, light green, and pink

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

red, white and blue

Red, white and blue - Image is from the Greetinf Farm. Paper is from the All Seasons pack by the Paper Studio. Twist paper and button from my stash. Copics used R24, R22, R20,B28, B26, B24, E29, E25, E35, E21, E00, E000 #33 red, white and blue Don't be square #139 sketch

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Winter at the lake

Winter at the lake - I found a new place to get digi stamps today and they had a challenge to make a Christmas card even though it is spring. This is the image I chose to work with. It was a big challenge for me as the stamp is not a winter scene. I worked with my snow writer for the first time. It was fun to think outside of the box. #5 Christmas #32 sketch, Blue, and beads #10 outdoors #59 tree

Monday, May 17, 2010


Not the best light for photographing these pages. This is what we will be doing in class this Thursday, May 20.


Aloha - This little cutie is another of Mo's awesome digi images. She was fun to color. The glitter paper is by DCWV. The Copic markers I used are C9, C7, C5, YG67, YG63, YG03, G24, G21, G20,E21, E11, E00, R24, R22, R20. Ribbon is Dots and Dashes. Stickles used is Pink and icing. shiny, sparkly, and special

Sunday, May 16, 2010

The Kiss

The kiss - rose paper is from my stash, gray paper is American Traditional Designs Road trip, kissing couple Graphic 45, rhinestones Michaels, stamp Michaels Sketch

Friday, May 14, 2010

I made the top three at for week #31 on my card with the little boy praying.

Thursday, May 13, 2010

High 5

High 5 - Ian, the skater is by the Greeting farm. Their images are fun to color (with my Copics, of course.) Copic used W1, W3, W5, E000, E00, E21, R20, C5, C7, C9, B000, B00, B32, YG03, YG63, YG67, G21, G24, G28. Button are from Michael's dollar rack. Paper is Kaleidoscope by MME. - #102 sketch #29 - lime green, leaf green, and very pale blue


Waves - I know that I used this digi stamp, just 2 cards ago, but I just love this little guy. He is my entry for the Mo's digital design team guest spot. Pick me! Pick me!!!!

I used Mo's digi stamp, Cricut cartridge basic cake, flowers are by Caboodies, brad is K & company. Copics used E00, E11, E21, E41, E53, R20, R22, R24, YG03, YG63, YG67, G20,G21, G24, & G28

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

pretty in pink

Pretty in Pink- This little fairy baby is one of my favorites from Mo's digital stamps. Mo has lots of other cute stamps, too. I thought you would like to see her wings up close as the colored with a silvery mist. #28 Black, gray, white and pink

Friday, May 7, 2010


Aqua - love this little fellow. kahki, aqua, brown, cream and circles

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Rain Slicker

Rain Slicker - Black is my favorite to color with the Copic markers. - #101 sketch - lotsa layers

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

I'll fly away

I'll fly away - This little bird is made with the new Holiday Cake cartridge. I embossed with my cuttlebug and the Allegro folder. - sketch - #50 animals

Sunday, May 2, 2010


Blessing of love - This sweet little boy makes me miss Tyler, Tristan, and Jace!!!!
You can get the digi stamp at Copics I used E000, E00, E21, E25, E35, E53, R20, B00,B91, B95. - #29 masculine - #31 sketch, bear theme, ribbon