Monday, August 27, 2012

I am Awake...Lets Play!

Hello my Scrappy Friends! It's Monday again and that means it's my day to share @ the Crafting Family. Today I did a scrapbook page using a sketch from Sketch ~N~ Scrap & combined it with a color challenge @ Color Me Scrappy , Workout #73 challenge @ Scrap Fit - "I Remember..." & Child's Play Challenges- "Game challenge Hungry Hungry Hippos". I used the colors of the hippos!

Here's my page-

I loved getting to scrap my stash in this one! I used so many elements I've had in my scrap room for some time now! No more craft hoarding for me!

Paper- Studio Calico "HEYDAY collection", Misc. paper scraps
Chipboard- Colorbok
Felt Flowers
Ric Rac
Bakers Twine
Stamp- Autumn Leaves

Here's the sketch-
 I don't see a lot of  sketches using 5x7 photos so I was super excited to see the challenge!!

Sketch ~N~ Scrap

Color Me Scrappy-

Just a Reminder that you still have a few days to enter the sketch challenge @ Crafting Family.

Thanks for stopping by :)

Friday, August 24, 2012

Blog Candy Alert!!!

Hello my Scrappy Friends! I just wanted to clue you in on a fabulous prize you could win @ Red Carpet Studio. Are you ready for this you could win a Cuttlebug!!!!! Woot Woot I so would love to win this! I have been so envious of all the embossing I see! 

Red Carpet Studio is giving away a Cuttlebug Machine, sponsored byErica's Craft Room!
For all the details on how you could have a chance to win just hop over to Red Carpet Studio for all the details!!

Good Luck :)

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Thanks Friend..

Hello my Scrappy Friends! I'm so excited to have found a little creative energy this week! I actually have some work done and scheduled!! That's not like me this far in advance! So I decided to join in a few challenges.

Here's my card-

Paper- Recollections "Mosaic Memories", Card stock
Cricut Cartridge- A Child's Year
Glossy Accents
Stamp- Studio G "sentiment", Stampendous! "leaf pattern on frame"
Ink- Studio G

I will be entering this card @

Mojo Monday-   MOJO255 Sketch challenge

E.A.D Designs- Color Challenge #27

DL. ART-  Thankful Thursday "challenge theme Friends"

Glad you stopped by :)

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Brother & Sisters...

Hello my Scrappy Friends! I'm one of the GDT for Crafty Sketches this month and I have a page to share with you using this fabulous sketch. The challenge will be due by midnight at the end of the month.

page maps sketch.bmp

Here's my page, I just saw this was actually posted August 4 and I thought I was told August 28. sorry for the late post. I had it all ready and everything.

I just loved these pages of my kids from back in 2005. My son always has to be goofy! Love it :)

Paper- Recollections "Mosaic Memories" & Best Occasions, plus scraps
Lacelon ribbon
Nylon ribbon
My Mind's Eye- Title
K Marcella- Butterflies
K & Company- good times sentiment
Pearl Buttons
Chatterbox- Chipboard tag

Thanks for stopping by!

Monday, August 20, 2012

Make A Big WISH!

Hello my Scrappy Friends! It's Monday and you know what that means, it's my day to share @ the Crafting Family. I used a sketch from Freshly Made Sketches for my card.

I just LOVE Me & My Big Ideas and had this stamp of this little boy. So I stamped him on my page and then on some card stock and paper pieces him. I also strategically put ink on his face. 

Isn't he just the cutest!!!

I will be entering this into the sketch challenge @ Freshly Made Sketches sketch #48

Paper- My Mind's Eye "Good Day Sunshine" & "Complete Boy" & "Lush", DCWV, misc. Scraps. Stamp- Me & My Big Ideas & Studio G, Ink- Studio G & Martha Stewart, Sticker- Creative Memories.

One last thing I want to remind you about the sketch challenge we have @ the Crafting Family. You can see my example here and check out the sketch and enter here.

Thanks for stopping by :)

Saturday, August 18, 2012

Happy Birthday to You!!

Hello my Scrappy Friends! Here is a card I did for the sketch challenge @ Mojo Monday using Sketch #254. August and September are big Birthday months in our family, so I have a lot of cards to make!

Recipe- Ink & Stamp-  Studio G, Misc. gems, button, ribbon, all paper from scraps! Cricut cartridge- Sweet Treats, Glossy Accents, stitching.

The Sketch- #254

Crafty Blessings!

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Make a Splash...

Hello my Scrappy Friends! Time to share a double page layout for Sketches In Thyme. You will have until August 31 to get your entry in!

Recipe-WT- page accents, Card Stock, Cticut Cartridge- 3 Birds On a Parade, Jolee's, Foam tape, misc. die cuts.

Thanks for stopping by :)

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Motherhood...Crafting Family Sketch Challenge!

Hello my Scrappy Friends! We have another sketch challenge @ the Crafting Family and I think this sketch will really entice you to play along!!! We are using a sketch from Page Maps! I was SO EXCITED when I saw this sketch! I just love the little pinwheel and just knew that I wanted to keep that in the design! 

Recipe- Hip & Luxurious Basics By My Minds Eye, Buttons, Cricut Cartridges- A Child's Year, Sweet Treats, Misc- Stickers, Stitching.

I will also be entering this into the challenge @ Scrap Fit challenge #7 Pin Wheel.

I really hope to see lots of entries this month!! You will have until August 31 to get your entry in!! Take a look at the yummy crafty goodies you could win!! 

Crafty Blessings!

Monday, August 13, 2012

Crafting Family

Hello my Scrappy Friends! It's Monday and you know that means its my day to share @ the Crafting Family . I have a card to share with you today. I thought I would try the inlaid image method. I really like how my little cowboy fits right into its spot!

Recipe- Paper- Basic Grey "hopscotch passing notes", DCWV "The Green Stack", Cricut Cartridge- A Child's Year, Bingo Stamp-?, Ink- Studio G, String, Machine stitching.

Here's the great sketch!

I will be entering this into the sketch challenge @ Freshly Made & Challenge #32 Around the Farm @ Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges. I think my little cowboy must live on a farm or would love too!!

Thanks for stopping by :)

Thursday, August 2, 2012

Hello... Sketches in Thyme #86

Hello my Scrappy Friends! This weeks sketch challenge @ Sketches in Thyme will be combined with a color challenge @ Color Me Scrappy. Make sure your layout combines the sketch AND the color combo***

Recipe- Cricut Cartridge- Sweet Treats & Gyspy Wanderings,  Paper- DCWV- Ultimate Premium Stack & Sassafras, Stitching, Ink- Studio G, Stamps- Studio G & Autumn Leaves, Ribbon, Pearls, Buttons, Bakers Twine.

Here's the color combo-

Aren't these just yummy colors to work with!!

Thanks for stopping by!