Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Curtain Call CC 23

It's been a while since I have had the chance to play along with Stacey's challenge, but everyone knows I can't resist using kraft LOL!

Here is my card:

Stamps:  Damask Designs (PTI), Faux Ribbon (PTI), Birthday Basics (PTI), Fancy Flourishes (PTI), Background Basics - Text Style (PTI)
Card:  Kraft, pink pirouette, basic black
Ink:  True black, pink pirouette, white craft
Accessories:  Striped grosgrain ribbon (SU!), Fiskars border punch, cream twine, vintage button

Monday, March 29, 2010

Easter Giftls

Here are some easter treats that I made for my boys' teachers.  I started out making little baskets, but left it too late and needed something quick and easy.   I remembered some halloween treats using envelopes and glassine bags on Nichole's blog HERE.  Let me tell you, these were very easy and super quick!

Stamps:  Wise owl (PTI), Mixed mega messages (PTI)
Ink:  Ridinghood red, baja breeze
Accessories:  Kraft envelopes (PTI), Striped grosgrain ribbon, vintage buttons, lrge oval punch, scallop oval punch, twine

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Poppy Seed Challenge 2

My sister had an operation yesterday, so I thought I would use Lisa's challenge to make a card for her ...  If you would like to play along go HERE.

Stamps:  Polka dot basics I & II (PTI), Blooming button bits (PTI), Scattered showers (PTI)
Card:  Kraft, very vanilla and mellow moss
Ink:  Versamark, rose red, regal rose and always artichoke
Accessories:  Vintage buttons, rhinestones, twine (dyed mellow moss)

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Happy Birthday Clare!

Just a couple of cards to share for my cousin Clare who turned 18 last Tuesday.  Now that you are legally allowed to drink, have one for me ....

Happy Birthday Clare!

I will share details later ....

Thanks for stopping by ...

Saturday, March 6, 2010

Embellish Challenge - Borders

'Not happy Jan', this is what came to mind while trying to do this challenge.  Obviously, I'm not into pastels too much.  BUT that is why they call it a challenge, right? So I persisted and this is what I came up with ....

Thers is still time to play along so go HERE.

Stamps:  Blooming button bits (PTI), Signature greetings (PTI)
Card:  Very vanilla, certainly celery, pink pirouette and lemon tart bitty box basics
Ink:  Apricot appeal, close to cocoa, lemon tart
Accessories:  Vintage buttons (summer sun) PTI, twine, various fiskars border punches