Showing posts from May, 2011

Exciting News : Getting Cricky.. K Andrew Design!

Its TRUE! Kristal from KAndrew Design is coming out with some STAMP SETS! Kristal will have 3 stamps sets coming out by MID JUNE and Pre Order can be done starting on the 31st of May, please <<Click here>> to order and get full details.Her three stamp sets are: Fabulous Friends which $1.00 will go to Cancer Angels, Positive Thoughts which $1.00 will to to Storefront Children's Shelter and Freedom Isn't Free which 1.00 will go to Fallen Heroes. Her first preview is FABULOUS FRIENDS!!! Take a look!! tooo CUTE!!! Remember $1.00 for each stamp sold goes to Caner Angels..Cancer Angels is a non-profit organization that helps aid Level 4 cancer patients of ALL kinds. Many of these patients have such severe cancer and chemo that working or holding down a job is near impossible. Cancer angels gives them hope and monetary help while undergoing treatment in this stage. Imagine finding out you have cancer, and losing your job, home, and everything else because you can't w…

Simply Sunday Challenge @ Getting Cricky

AHHHHHHHHHhhh Ok ok.. I’m soo late!  Ya know how life just gets in the way!  I actually created the card yesterday but I’m just posting now!  Gosh.. thank goodness it wasn’t my week to do the DT post! hehehe   Ok so the Simply Sunday challenge over at  GETTING CRICKY was  a Banner and Pennant challenge.. Seriously this was very challenging. I have seen some amazing banners and pennants our DT has done and omgosh the entries are just amazing!! I’m so reluctant to show mine!  Just keep in mind this is my first attempt at making anything with banners or pennants!!    OK so here it is….yikes..went to living room to get the camera to take picture then upload.. but then got side tracked and started to rearrange the furniture in the living room! LOL that took about 30 mins! Oy I tell ya! I’m soo ADD.  So finally here is my card:The stamp set I used for the banner is from PINK PERSIMMONS: Banner (small).  Its too cute comes with different banner stamps plus sayings to fit into the banner with…

Exciting News: Design Team & 2 challenges in one!

If you haven’t noticed the button on the right.. well I am now on a DESIGN TEAM!! For who??? Look to the right!! K Andrews from GETTING CRICKY! Omgosh, I adore this lady! She just lifts up my spirits! I am so proud to be part of her Design Team. This is my 1st Design TEAM position! Its making me nervous!! This is perfect timing because I will be going on Summer break! I love being a TEACHER!
Ok on with the Challenge! Oh yeah and I made a video of it too!! Take a look at the bottom of this post!
1. Peachy Keen Stamps Sketch Challenge #52

2. Annabelle Stamps Say it in Tear Drop Pearls.

Here is my card for the challenge

Stampin UP: card stock A2 size, Label Punch, crush curry & going gray ink.
Kaisercraft Lush collection
Annabelle Stamps: I can fly stamp set
Martha Stewart: 3 butterfly punch , Butterfly stamp punch
Liquid Pearls: white


Hey Howdy Folks... K Andrews at Getting Cricky is hosting her monthly LINK UP the Love Party running from May 17, 2011 thur Tuesday, May 24, 2011. The purpose of the party is to help us bloggers find new inspiration, share encouragement, show off some of our own creations and make new friends in the blog world.

To participate in the party, click >> LINK UP PARTY RULES to get the 411. Kristal is giving away two full subscriptions to Creating Keepsakes Magazine. Winners will be announced on her blog on the 25th!! GOOD LUCK!!!

This is my new card i created for Kristal Simply Sunday Challenge which was to create a RETRO card for DAD... The guitar is from the NIFTY FIFTIES cart.. You rock stamp is from MPS "family & friends set".

Getting Cricky Design Team Submission..

Omgosh.. I’m so excited to try out for Kristal’s Design Team for her blog  Getting Cricky with KAndrews!  I recently found her blog a few months ago and that is the go to blog I go to on a daily basis.  She is very inspirational both creatively and spiritually.  Oh my has she made me cry!   LOVE IT. My 1st submission is this 12x12 layout I created following a sketch and a challenge I did for another blog. The swirls  & doiley were a cut from the Cricut Lite Cartridge: Lovely Floral which I am so in love with right now!  the flowers are from Recollections as well as the bling in the middle of the big flower and black stickles on the other smaller flowers! here is the sketch I followed: More detail view: 2nd Submission is an ALTERED blank CD!  yes I know totally out of my comfort zone and its shabby chic! I’m usually a plain jane kinda girl but I’m loving doing this! Flowers are from recollection which were glimmer misted! Pearls, ribbon, flowers ohhh my!  My niece is gonna love han…

MY Scrap Room Challenge #5

Ok for this Challenge at MY SCRAPROOM, we had to decorate a CD!  Any theme we choose. Well this is what I created.. don’t  know the theme, but I think its shabby chic..cause it has lace, pearls flowers..etc.  I created this door knob hanger for my 9 yr old Niece. Hope y’all like

MPS #6

YAY I’m done!! this is my last one and its 11:56.Challenge 6 to incorporate a tag.. the tag is from Lovely Floral cricut lite cart!

MPS Challenge #12

Ok.. I need one more!! I am not going in order!! But this is my 2nd to last challenge!  YAY!!MPS  challenge to create a Kid them Layout or card! Whats more kid then ROBOTZ.. this is the 1st time I’ve used the Robotz card. I like! I thought it was gonna be complicated but it wasn’t!  Loved it!

MPS #10 Challenge

My Pink stamper challenge 10 is to create a card or layout with a pet in it!  So my pet is the Fish from create a critter cart.. love it. reminds me of the Gold Fish Crackers! The stamp sentiment is from  Recollection,' Felling Fishing” collection.

My PinkStamper Challenge #8

Ok.. Phew its 10 pm and I wanna complete all the challenge by midnight!!    ok… For this MPS challenge we had to create a card or layout with a summer theme!  Here is my summer themed card.. Ohhh how I wanna go to the beach!   Palm Tree from Create a Critter and the sentiment is from Scrappy Mom’s stamp.

My Scraproom Challenge #2

Ok.. this was a hard one.  To create a tag but the theme was:My Scraproom Challenge #2 THEME:  SHABBY CHIC, had to use LACE, PEARLS & PAPER EDGE PUNCH.  Shabby Chic is totally not my style. I love the style but I usually do simple stuff.  I did like the way it turned out though.    The paper is Graphic 45 my 1st sheet of Graphic 45 I bought about a year ago! LOL I think this is my only sheet and I have like a 2x4 inch piece left!   I hand wrote friendship saying in the tiny tags in the inside and put pearls to pull them out.

MPS & My Scraproom, Anabelle Challenge

Ok.. here’s another 3 for…

MPS # 9: Glitz, glam, Glitter: the square are from the Lovely Floral cricut lite carts. I just got this cart this weekend and I am loving it!

My Scraproom challenge #4: Greeting Card using this Sketch:

Also last but not least.... ANNABELLE Stamps Challenge say it with Squares! This was a perfect sketch for this challenge!!

Here is my take on it :

Several Challenge in one!

I SO love this layout I created for several challenges!! OMGosh love it! 1st the layout is for Gina from MYSCRAPROOM challenge #3 , we were to follow the following sketch:with the colors of black, pink and white, flowers and bling.  The cricut cuts (swirls and doiley) are from Lovely Floral.I also, used this scrap lay out for MPS Challenge # 7 which was to create a layout.Then I used this layout for Life on the Scrap beach challenge which was to use two  4x6 photos.Then since I extremely love this layout of my FAMILY..I wanted to use this as part of  KAndrew’s Design Team project from Getting Cricky. I just love her and her blog she is such an inspiration craftwise and spiritually.  Hope you love this layout as much as I do!

MPS & getting cricky!

OMGosh!! I gave this card to my Grandma for Mother’s Day & I completely forgot to take a picture of it.  So I had to have my mom take a picture of it and then send it back to me via her phone!   I sooo loved this card. This was my 1st time using the Maya road spolls and then the vintage sewing machine.. and then the pattern stamp from SU.. awwww.. well this is as good of a picture I can get for y’all   Sorry folks..This challenge was for MPS #4 to create a mother’s day project/card and also for KAndrews  Getting Cricky to create something with a sewing theme!  Sorry once again for the bad quality Feliz Dia de la Madres (Happy Mother’s day)

MPS #5

Ok for this MPS challenge #5 we had to create a 3-d item.. Well the frame is 3-d and I popped up the angel cut from the Christmas Cartridge.    I made this frame for my Grandma for Mother’s day.    Hope you like..

Life on the ScrapBeach Challenge #1

OK.. Since I’ve been scrapping.. 3 yrs .. Last 2 yrs I’ve found Kathryn online and been following her on youtube and seeing all her awesome creations.. Sooo Of course I have to do her challenges for NSD!This challenge #1: You’re my Numero Uno! is to create a project for or about your mother.  I created this frame for my mom and it has a picture of us with her when we were little.  She loved it! Hope you like it too!  I’m the little one!  Yes me and my sister always wore the same outfits even though we are like 5 yrs apart! WHY?? WHY?? ugh! LOL

MPS Challenge #11

Ok.. so its not in correct order. I realized that I didn’t take picture of all the stuff I made and I already gave them out as gifts!  LOL  This challenge was to create something using pink, green and black!   The flower is from Lovely Floral’s cricut lite cart.

MPS Challenge 3

MPS Challenge #3:  Make a card, scrapbook page, or 3-D item with a breast cancer theme.  You can use a ribbon, make it pink, whatever you'd like.Hope from Gypsy Wanders and I used a sheer ribbon & flower to create the breast cancer ribbon. I didn’t used pink for it but the pink is used throughout.

MPS Challenge 2

Ok.. I am so sorry for the quality of the pic.  My camera is out being repaired so I had to use my IPOD camera, usually takes better pictures but for some odd reason my layout pictures didn’t come out so well.  For Challenge #2:  Make a card or scrapbook page using Kraft cardstock.  I used 12x12 textured Kraft Cardstock from SU or as it now is called Crumb Cake.

NSD: MPS Challenge 1

Ok.. I am so sorry for the quality of the pic.  My camera is out being repaired so I had to use my IPOD camera, usually takes better pictures but for some odd reason my layout pictures didn’t come out so well.  SO for Challenge #1 for MPS had to be a cupcake theme.   I used the cupcake from Sweets Treats cart and the title from Cricut Lite: cupcake cart.