Friday, October 30, 2009

The Dress Card

This card was made using a templete from my monthly demo meeting. The belt is ribbon and used a flowers bad for buckle. The purse was made using tab punch folded in half and small ovall folded in half layered over it and oval crap as handle with small brad on purse lid. too cute :)

Pretty Plum

This card was made using my cb dots embossing folder and the dark purple layer. Then I used the top note die on the white layer, turned it and ran it through again giving me a medallion type look. I used rock n roll method for ctamped image making center of image appear lighter :) Then I used 5 pewter brads on image and paper pierced around image. Then I added a white riboon around dark purple layer.

Pretty In Pink

I made this card using my cb swirl embossing folder on the darker pink color and then using my scalloped border punch on the right edge.. Then I cut and embossed the white layer using my rectangular nestabilities die then I sponged it using chocolate chip ink. Image was stamped using chocolate chip ink and colored in with prismacolor pencils. White ribbon was wrapped around darker pink cb swirl embossed layer.

All Yellows

I made this yellow card usind my cb swirls embossing folder on the darker yellow layer. Then I used the top note die on the white layer and edged that with my red marker. Cupcakes and stand and balloon were colored with markers. Very vanilla ribbon with small real red ribbon wrapped around top note die white layer :) Enjoy!!

3x3 Card and Post It Note Holder

I made this 3x3 card and post it note holder for one of our school teachers for the first day of school. Wrapped it all together with repurposed ribbon :) The teachers really enjoyed thes gifts :)

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Birthday Present

This gift was wrapped with this beautiful hemp paper I found at a local craft store in my area, Stamp Antonio :) I got the gold ribbon there as well. The card was a card that I received from a card swap.

Birthday Present

I used hemp paper to wrap this gift. Beautiful silk and organza ribbon with a puffy flower bow I made myself by cutting and curling vellum paper. The card was a card I received from a card swap :)

Boy Birthday Card

This was a card that I made for a boy/girl birthday card swap. First I used my cb swirl embossing folder on the green layer. Then I used the top note die for the blue layer. Ihen I used the flower die for the yellow flowers :) TOO CUTE :)

Girl Birthday Card

This was first a birthday card that I made for my best frien's daughter then it turned into a copy for a girl/boy birthday card swap i signed up for. So, it was the perfect card :)I used another new stampin up die, the top note. Too cute, i ove it and all the ideas and uses for it that I've seen. :)

Thinking Of You

Thinking of you card made with new scalloped border punch. Then i pierced border with my crafter's tool kit. Flowers are water colored and sentiment is stamped.

Shimmery Glittery Dots and Flowers

This card was made for a dots swap. So, ofcourse I ran to my cuttlebug swiss dots embossing folder, kinda my new favorite :) Cardstock is green galore and pixie pink and whisper white. Image is watercolored on white with water color crayons in earth elements and edges sponged with pink ink. Sentiment stamped with pink on pink and i used 2 white brads and stampin up punches to add some "punch" lol. Then the entire card was sprayed with rangers glimmer mist in pearl. I love that spray too :)

Hailey's Valentine Cards

I had to make almost 30 of these :( She wanted my handmade ATC's as her valentine's day cards. The base is 2.5x3.5 in whisper white, the next layer is real red that I ran through my CB with swiss dots embossing folder. Then I rubbed basic black ink on both the white and red layers. Both image and sentiment are stampin up.

Girls Pretty Stationery

This is a set of statinery that I made for my daughter's birthday. It holds 12 notecards and 12 envelopes. She really liked it and thought it was very pretty. I owe big thanks for the layout to Cambria Turnbow :)

Monday, October 26, 2009

Cool Boy Stationery

This is a stationery set that I made for my son. It includes 12 notecards and 12 envelopes. I found this really cute idea and template from a blog I follow by Cambria Turnbow.

Just My Style

This card was made for a red and black swap I signed up for. The card base was red and the Bella's Border Wheel was stamped in basic black ink and then the card base was sponged with basic black ink to give it that smoky, sexy effect :) Then, I layered basic black, real red, and whisper white for main image and sentiment which was stamped with basic black ink. The image was colored in with markers. Then I added dazzling diamond glitter with a 2 way glue pen to hat brim and earring on image. The lips were colored in with red marker then I put crystal effects to make lips look glossy. I added a flower that I colored red with my markers and added some glitter and a silver brad :)

Twinchie Swap

Also my first attempt at twinchies which I wish was better. Next time :)

Inchie Swap

My first inchie attempt and first inchie swap. It was just one layer of inchie square from ellen hutson and the stamped image and sentiment are from her store as well. My next one's are getting better :)

Spring ATC Swap

My spring atc swap card. I used my stampin' up serene spring stamp set. Cardstocks colors are creamy caramel, blush blossom and very vanilla. Each layer was sponged with chocolate chip. Image was stamped with chocolate chip and colored in with many marvelous markers :)

2008 Coaster Calendar

I made these coaster calendars for the 2008 year. I used the coasters you get from Chili's :) Usually they put a big stack on your table. All the pages were tied together with hemp twine.