Saturday, January 31, 2009

Entry for Card Prize *done*

This card is for Jess' Petcetera challenge -it could be any animals we have in the house....we all have monsters - right? I love this paper by Oct Afternoon - Louie (the dino) is so cute! This another entry for the Scrapshotz gives back - anything with hearts!!!
Jen's 'That was Easy' challenge - use staples --- they are holding the ribbon!

Cari's Le Chateau Challenge - use a house!

Jen's Old Navy Challenge - monochromatic blues!

Amber's Make n Take!

My ATC for this week!

Friday, January 30, 2009

SSZ Gives Back Challenge!

For the last few crops, Sandy has been generously donating to a charity - $5.00 for each member who completes the challenge. This time it is to have hearts on the card or LO - as the money is going to the Heart and Stroke! WTG SSZ!

Here's my card...

Thursday, January 29, 2009

Design Team Member!!!!

I can finally share my news!!!

I have been asked to join the DT at Scrapbooker's Club House - for the Month of February!! I am so excited!!!

check out the

Where will you be this weekend???

ScrapShotz is having an online crop - Retail Recovery Crop!
There are already a ton of hints as to what this weekend is going to involve - Sandy's crops are always so motivating for me! Can't wait - hope to see you there!!!

Monday, January 26, 2009

Some ATCs and Valentine's Day Cards

I am going to have to wait a few days to share my news....check back Wednesday!!!
Here is week 3 and 4 of my 52 Pick Me Up challenge

I have definitely accomplished one thing of my *to do* list this year - I am selling my are some that are already at a local place!

This was my card kit that I sent to Jess - for the 1 on 1 swap!

This is the kit she sent me!

Very Exciting News To Share!!

....well, not quite yet --- but check back later and hopefully I can share!!!

Thursday, January 22, 2009

Check out my 1st Tutorial!!!

Here is my first tutorial - a Valentine's Day using Grungeboard!!
It is over at the Scrapbooker's Clubhouse's Blog for Technique Tidbit Thursday!!

Monday, January 19, 2009

Monday already!

Here are a few LOs that I have done - either this weekend or last weekend at my crop. They are for different challenges!!!

The first 2 LOs are from Crete, Greece!

Crazy Cuddles!!!
The Statue of Liberty from our most recent trip to NYC!

Thanks for stopping by!

Sunday, January 18, 2009

Sunday Creations

We've had a bit of sadness this week. A family member on Chris's side has passed away. Also, a co-worker's mom passed away.

The above pp is from Webste - beautiful paper!
My second LO of our Christmas Eve tradition. The LO is based on a sketch from Noella at Creatively Yours.

An ATC for a swap I am hosting.

Another ATC swap - for Use Your Scraps at Art Freckles.

Thanks for stopping by!!!

Saturday, January 17, 2009

A LO and a few ATCs

Our new toy - in December we caved and bought a snowblower! After last year, it was just too much to shovel. Chris is pretty happy with his new toy!! Week 2 of my ATC challenge
Week 1 of my ATC challenge

Thursday, January 8, 2009

A LO for today

Using the Prudence line from Crate Paper!

Monday, January 5, 2009

How Cool!

I emailed Tim with a pic of my tags --- guess what was waiting for me in my inbox!!!

wow great job wendy - thanks for sharing!

Sunday, January 4, 2009

Last day of holidays

Here are a few things that I have done since the beginning of 2009!
This is a ATC collection that I hope to keep up during the year...
Happy New Year card...
Journal from the LO below...
My first LOs of 2009 - from Christmas Eve...
My completed Tim Holtz tags - I chose to do 8 and frame them! They are all a little different from his - but I had a great time learning all of the techniques!!

Thanks for looking!

Thursday, January 1, 2009

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!!
What better way to start off the year with creations from Christmas. I have a few things on the go - so when they are done - I'll post them, too!
I hope to be better at posting things more regularly on my blog - so stay tuned!