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I am a SAHM to 3 girls. I have been married 14 years. I started scrapbooking about 3 years ago. I purchased my Baby Cricut, Sizzix, & also Cricut Expression all in 2010. I received a Gypsy for Christmas 2011.

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Challenge of the Week #4

Here is another Challenge for the Week. This is #4.

The challenge was: Some kind of Animal Reference, Ribbon, Inking, 3 different papers


12x12 paper is My Minds Eye Countdown to Christmas Stack

White Picture Mat is 4 3/4 x 3 3/4 and inked in Terra Cotta Color Box Ink

Striped Picture Mat is 4 1/2 x 3 1/2

Picture is 4 x 3

Santa and Stocking is cut from the Doodlecharms Cartridge

Red & White Polka Dot strip is 2 1/2 x 12

Pictures on the strip are 2x3

Tag is cut from Cricut Classic Font Cartridge on page 77 at 3 1/2 - Red is Tall Ball Shadow - White is Tall Ball - It is inked with Color Box Green

The Writing on the tag is with a @the office fine point green pen

Ribbon was given to me so I am not sure where it came from.

Hope you like my new Layout!!!!

Saturday, January 22, 2011

Challenge of the Week #3

Here is another Challenge of the Week. The challenge was circles & stripes, some kind of metal, at least 2 pictures, more than 1 tag or frame.

I decided to use my girls pictures from the 1st day of school.


12x12 paper from Martha Stewart Create paper pack

The stripes and circles are also from that same paper pack

The pictures are 2x3

The frames around the pictures are cut at 3 in from the Storybook Cartridge page 67

The stickers are from EK success

I used a 2 inch circle punch

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Birthday card

My sister's birthday is today and I thought I would make her a card. I looked through all my saved ones to get an idea of what to make. This is what I came up with.


Turtle from Create A Critter cut at 2 1/2

Layer 1 - Light Pink

Layer 2 - Pink

Layer 3 - Bright Pink

Shadow - Brown

Flowered paper by DCWV Glitter Stack cut at 4 1//2 x 5

Light Pink paper cut at 2 1/2 x 5

White Cardstock cut 1 x 7 and punched with Bubble Bath Border Punch

Pink Ribbon

Happy Birthday - from a stamp set that was a gift

Light Brown - 3x1 1/2

Pink - 2 3/4 x 1 1/4

White - 2 1/2 x 1

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Challenge of the Week #2

The Challenge was:

Yellow & Orange





12x12 papers from: Sassafras Sweet Marmalade Collection

Miss Elizabeth's Alphabet Stickers

Orange & Yellow flowers with sun brads in the center


Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Challenge layout

Here is a layout I did for a challenge:

The challenge was: Holiday, Buttons, Chipboard & Journaling


Background Paper - 12x12 DCWV "The Christmas Combo Stack"

Red Paper - 7 1/4x5 1/2

Stripped Paper -6 1/2 x 5 My Mind's Eye "Countdown to Christmas"

Journaling Tag - s'e'i die cuts "Alpine Frost" Cardstock Stickers

Chipboard Letters

3 Buttons - Red, Green & Blue

Saturday, January 1, 2011

My Pink Stamper Design Team Challenge Submission

This is my entry for the Challenge for My Pink Stamper's Design Team for 2011.


Pink 12x12 Paper from DCWV The Blossom's and Butterflies Stack
EK Success Border Punch Bubbles - 1 inch by 6 3/4 inch in Brown and Purple Cardstock, Green print is from a K & Co. 4x6 matt Stack, Pink Flowered is from a Rose Art kit.
Purple Flower Ribbon - Michaels
Green, Pink and Purple Buttons
Icicle Stickles
"Having Fun" is cut from the Cricut Lite "Playtime" cartridge in a green glitter, purple glitter and shiny brown cardstock.