Thursday, May 28, 2009

$5.00 Friday

Come make these 2 Gift Card/Money Holders with me for only $5.00 on Friday, June 5th!

You'll make 1 Martini Gift Card Holder and 1 Strawberry Daiquiri Gift Card Holder.
Date: Friday, June 5th
Time: AM class- show up anytime between 10:30-noon
............PM class- show up any time between 7:00-8:30pm
Place: my house, Santa Clarita, CA
Please RSVP via Paypal or email ( by Thursday, June 4th

**register to bring a friend (whom I haven't met) and you are 1/2 price!

Can't make it, but still want these projects? No problem, I will make them for you. Just add $1.00 for shipping anywhere in the USA. If you choose to have them mailed to you, please be sure to include your address as you pay.

Class Payment Options

Visit my blog again on Friday, June 5th. I will be hosting my first Freebie Friday Giveaway! Leave a message on my June 5th post and you could win a hand stamped project! What is it?...You'll see on June 5th.

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Soccer Flip Album

I had the soccer moms over last night to make these Soccer Flip Albums.
Here's a photo of the Saugus Storm team taken at one of the tournament games.

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

I won!!!

I just got this in the mail today! It's a gift card holder in the shape of a purse. Isn't it cute?!! Every Friday, I go to ROSE'S blog and try to win her Freebie Friday Giveaway. And I finally won!!!

Monday, May 25, 2009

Another Fifth Avenue Floral

SU! CS: Pink Pirouette, Chocolate Chip, Kiwi Kiss & White
SU! Stamp Set: Fifth Avenue Floral
SU! ink pads: Basic Brown, Pink Pirouette, Kiwi Kiss & So Saffron
SU! 5/8" organza ribbon: Whisper White
SU! large oval punch

Image was colored with ink and the SU! small aqua painter.

Sunday, May 24, 2009

Riding Hood Red Fifth Avenue Floral

I used the Fifth Avenue Floral Stamp Set and Bella Rose DSP.
Colors used: Riding Hood Red, Kiwi Kiss, Chocolate Chip & Pink Pirouette.

Saturday, May 23, 2009

Baja Breeze Fifth Avenue Floral

I'm lovin' the Fifth Avenue Floral Stamp Set and the Urban Oasis DSP!
Colors used: Baja Breeze, Kiwi Kiss, Sarah Sand & Black

Friday, May 22, 2009

Flap Fold Cherries

I'm loving the cherries on the SU! Rockability DSP. I got my inspiration HERE. I don't have the tiny magnets, so I had to improvise. I put 2 dimensionals on the bottom of the stamped cherries in the scalloped circle punch. This holds the top flap closed.Recipe:
SU! CS: Real Red, Celery, Black & White
SU! DSP: Rockability
SU! punches: circle punches, sccalloped circle & Scallop Edge
SU! stamp sets: Tart & Tangy and Goody-Goody Gum Drops
SU! markers: Real Red & Celery
SU! stamp pad: Basic Black

Thursday, May 21, 2009

Pizza Box With A Cherry On Top

I love these cherries from the Hello Kitty Greetings Cricut Cartridge!!! I found this cool glitter paper at Target. It comes in many different colors!! It's so shiny!! And FUN!!!

I found a tutorial how to make the Pizza Box HERE on Rachel's blog. She's got great photos and great directions too!

I used SU! Real Red, Celery & Black CS and SU! Rockability DSP.

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Hello Kitty's Cherries

This is another cute image from the Hello Kitty Greetings Cricut Cartridge. I think it coordinates well with the cherries on the Designer Series Paper. All CS, ribbon and DSP is Stampin' Up. The stamp is also Stampin' Up. It's found in the Stem Sayings set.

Hello Kitty Birthday

I love the Hello Kitty Greetings Cricut Cartridge! There are so many cute images, like this cute cat holding a flower. All the CS is Stampin' Up. It works great in the Cricut. I love my Cricut!!!

New Stamp Set

Thanks Michelle!!I love it!!! It's called Fifth Avenue Floral.
I can't wait to start playing with it!
I'll be posting ideas soon using this set.

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Manhattan Flower Textured Impressions Folder

I love the Manhattan Flower Textured Folder!!!

SU! DSP: Bella Rose
SU! Textured Impression: Manhattan Flower
SU! 5/8" organza ribbon: Whisper White
SU! CW: Whisper White & Riding Hood Red
SU! stamp set: Short & Sweet
SU! sanding block
SU! oval punches

Monday, May 18, 2009

My First Blog Award!

I am so excited to have received this blog award from ROSE! She gave me The Lemonade Stand Award for showing great attitude and gratitude. Thank's Rose!! The next day I received another one from AIMEE! Thanks so much!!! Now I get to share this fun award with other bloggers that have show great attitude and gratitude. They have all shared many great tips, ideas and files. Thank You!!!
Click on the names below to view the blogs...

The nominated have been awesome bloggers that I feel have great attitude and have shared so much. All have inspired me in my blogging and crafting endeavor! So, cheers to you! Now it's your turn to share..have fun!

The rules of the award (To pick up the Lemonade Stand Award):
- Comment on this blog.- Cut and paste the award logo and use it in your own blog.
- Nominate 5 to 10 blogs you feel show great attitude and gratitude.
- Link to your nominees within your blog post.
- Comment on their blogs to let them know they've received the award.
- Link back to the person who gave you the award to show your appreciation.

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Bella Rose meets Manhattan Flower

I love the Stampin' Up! Manhattan Flower Textured Impressions Folder!!!I made this card for my cousin. Her wedding is this weekend.

SU! CS: Riding hood Red
SU! Vellum CS
SU! DSP: Bella Rose
SU! die: Beautiful Butterflies
SU! Textured Impression: Manhattan Flower
SU! 5/8" organza ribbon: Whisper White
SU! dimensionals
SU! Congratulations stamp
SU! Craft Stamp Pad: White
adhesive jewels

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Bella Rose Covered Gifts

I'm going out to lunch with a good friend tomorrow and I wanted to bring a little gift. I covered a tin of tea and a Protein Bar.

SU! CS: Kiwi Kiss & Riding Hood Red
SU! DSP: Bella Rose
SU! Die: Beautiful Butterflies
adhesive jewels

Tea is from: Cuppa Tea With Me

Friday, May 8, 2009

Treat Holders

I learned how to make these cute treat holders at Michelle's Stamp Meeting.
The box is made with one sheet of 8.5 x 11 card stock and some scraps.
Recipe (green):
SU! Card Stock: Green Galore, Apricot Appeal & Whisper White
SU! stamp set: Cheep Talk
SU! DSP: Rainbow Sherbet
SU! punches: Scallop Circle, Scallop Edge & circles
SU! small cello bag
SU! 1/4" grosgrain ribbon: Apricot Appeal

Recipe (pink):
SU! Card Stock: Regal Rose, Pumpkin Pie & Chocolate Chip
SU! Stamp Set: Always
SU! Wheel: Always in Bloom
SU! DSP: Sweet Always
SU! punches: Scallop Circle, Scallop Edge & circles
SU! medium cello bag
SU! 5/8" grosgrain ribbon: Chocolate Chip
SU! Designer Brads: Filigree

Thursday, May 7, 2009

Corie's Soda Bottle Tag

I had some friends over for tea this morning. Corie brought me this darling bottle of soda. Isn't it cute?!!I love the Chunky Glitter on the cherry!! :)

Tuesday, May 5, 2009

Pocket Cards

Richard Garay created the template for these fun cards!
They are so much fun to make!!
They have two pockets, one for a note and one for a gift card.

This birthday card was made at a stamping event in Santa Clarita.
SU! CS: Pumpkin Pie, Regal Rose, Chocolate Chip & Whisper White
SU! DSP: Sweet Always
SU! Stamp Set: Wagon Full of Fun (mini catalog)
SU! 5/8" grosgrain ribbon: Regal Rose
SU! ink: Chocolate Chip, Regal Rose, & Pumpkin Pie
SU! punch: Scallop Edge

I made this card for Shannon's baby shower.
I added a gift card to Babies R Us.
SU! CS: Pretty In Pink
SU! DSP: Bella Rose
SU! Stamp Set: Fun & Fast, Curvy Verses
SU! Satin Ribbon: Kiwi Kiss/Very Vanilla
SU! ink: Basic Gray
SU! punches: Scallop Edge, Scallop Circle, circle punches

Here's Richard's template. Now you can make one too!

Monday, May 4, 2009

Mother's Day Kit Mini Album Tutorial

Kits are being mailed out today. I only have a few left.
$15.00 (+shipping) for the Mother's Day Mini Album Kit and the Mother's Day Card Kit.

I have a few spots available for classes on May 6th.

Contact me today to order your kit or to addend Stamp Camp.

These are the pieces included in your Mini Scrapbook Kit.
1. Attach 5x5 piece of Designer Series paper to front cover.

2. Add 5x5 piece of Designer Series paper to page 1.

3. Add 2x5 strip of Designer Series paper to page 1.
4. Tape green 5x5 piece into pocket on page 2.

5. Add 2x5 strip of Designer Series paper to page 3.

6. Add 5x5 Designer Series paper to page 5.

7. Tape green 5x5 piece into pocket on page 6.

8. Decorate your album with the adhesive die-cuts.
Use the extra pieces of card stock for journaling or attach photos to them. These can be stored in the pockets.

There are so many different ways to decorate your album.
This is how I chose to decorate mine.