Friday, July 25, 2008

Faux 'Maux-mento' Mall !!

SU! Demos will know what Im talking about!! At the Stampin Up! convention, there is the Memento Mall, where you can buy souveneirs of all sorts of SU trinkets- charms, shirts ,hats, and now SU chapstick!!! Well, Im NOT going to convention, so I made my own SU chapstick, using the Bella Rose DS paper!!!
As Jan would say- YILM!!!
Used clear packing tape around to keep th epaper from getting worn or dirty!
Im so smart!!!
Thanks for looking!

NAC swaps

Riding Hood Red card base, new Bella Rose DS paper, Party Hearty stamp set, Scallop circle punch, red gingham ribbon dyed with Riding Hood Red ink pad, new straight scallop punch on party hat piece. I have since added a red button to the center of flower!

Kiwi Kiss base card. Kind Thoughts large stamp in black. Fresh Cut set in black on glossy white. Sponged with Baja Breeze, Kiwi Kiss, Tangerine tango. Mat is Tangerine Tango, and scallop is Baja Breeze. I dyed Bashful Blue grosgrain with Baja ink pad.
Not Attending Convention swaps! A group of SCS demos who arent going, decided to do some cardfront swaps! Here are mine! I cant wait too see what comes back!! Click on a pic for close detail!
Thanks for looking!

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Diva Inspiration Challenge 1

I was asked to be on a weekly Inspiration team for the UDI blog. Every Thursday (Wed nite) Ill upload my interpretation on the Inspiration pic of the week!

Thanks Maria for the invite!!

This weeks pic was a group of bright balloons against a beautiful blue sky! Heres my take on it-

Hope you like!!! All supplies Stampin' up!-
Friendship Flowers stamp set, Glossy paper
new In-Colors ink/paper- Pacific Point, Tangerine Tango, Kiwi Kiss, Riding Hood Red, and regular color Summer Sun.
All different sizes of circle punches. layered like crazy!!

Friday, July 18, 2008

Star Lily?

I think thats the name? lol They are EX-PLODING right now!! These bulbs are a couple years old, and now they are just going crazy!! Ahhhhh...the heady and strong! They are in the shade in the pics, hope they arent hard to see!

Thursday, July 17, 2008

ATC monthly swap

Monthly 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 ATC swap.

New product!!

NEW WOW Flowers stamp (Happy Birthday circle on flower)

NEW Bella Rosa DS paper!! LOVE LOVE LOVE!!! (you can see another pattern of it that I set the card on!!) I used 3 different patterns of th eBella Rosa paper here.

NEW Scallop straight punch, punches about 2 1/2 inches at a time!!

Celebrate (from Party Hearty set) punched with round scallop punch, then each petal cut not quite to the center) then every other petal pushed up for dimension.

All new-Riding Hood Red, Kiwi Kiss, Pirouette Pink inks.

All on a Kraft base card.

As with all the pics and below, click on them for a large clear detail image!
Thankyou for visiting!!

Class cards

Cards from my class a few weeks ago.
1. 4x4 Fresh Cut laser cut note cards, Fresh Cut stamp set, Rose Red ink, Bashful Blue ink, Cutie Pie DS paper, Bashful Blue text cardstock, 5 Petal Flower punch. So Saffron DS paper behind the flower cutout.
2. Fresh Cut stamped on Glosy paper in Black ink. Guava, Regal Rose and River Rock sponged on top. Guava cardstock and ribbon, Ginger Blossom DS paper.
3-4. 4x4 notecard stamped with Fresh Cut in Soft Sky. Soft Sky Text paper punched with 5 Petal Flower punch, set behind opening. Soft Sky DS paper behind opening. Blue rhinestone brad.

Friday, July 11, 2008

WINNER!! WINNER!!! of the Blog candy is...#28

sandyh50 said...
Congrats on your blogaversary! I love your cards.
July 10, 2008 9:55 AM

Congrats to YOU Sandy!!!
My daughter Randomly picked # 28, and its you!!
Please send my your address so I may get your goodies out to you!
My camera isnt working, I get a weird red and white lined screen, so I cant upload pic. DARN!! I wanted to show a pic!

Sandy has until Wednesdy July 16th to contact me, or I will need to pick another winner!

Thanks so much for playing and visiting , and leaving such nice comments!!!!

Monday, July 7, 2008


Its been exactly 1 year since I started my blog- 07/07/07 !!!
Wasnt that a cool date???

So I should have BLOG CANDY for my belated Blogaversary!

So leave me a comment in this post, (gushing about how much you LOVE my blog...*snort* LOL)
and on Friday July 11th, at 12 oclock So Cal time, I will randomly pick a winner!
Halo will be doing the honors of picking a winner!! (She just told me so! bossy...LOL...)

I will have to add a pic later, but it will be stamps, buttons, ribbons, some mix-n-match cool papers and 'stuff '.
(Please only contestants from one of our 50 fabulous states in the USA, because of shipping.) ;)

Oh Im so excited!!

Sunday, July 6, 2008

3 weeks....................

Since my last post!! I must be on Summer vay-cay!! LOL
OK Ive been tagged my my UDI sister Elizabeth! Thanks girl!
So, That means I need to think of 7 random facts. LOL
How random can I get? Is random meaningless? or is there a meaning to random things? Does that make any random sense??? *snort* ;)

1. I LOVE the smell of the dishwasher steam........
2. I LOVE the smell of clothes wet and freshly washed with bleach!
3. I LOVE Dite PEPSI topped of with an inch of reg. Rootbeer! Makes the whole diet Pepsi taste like rootbeer! Try it!
4. I do NOT like toe-separators at a pedicure.
5. I am 'stoopid' for vintage rhinestone buttons!! Love them, cant get enough!
6. I think I am getting an ingrown toe-nail (niiiice...)
7. Milk chocolate -Dove or Hersheys Kisses!

I am tagging- 1. KIM D 2.Patricia and 3. Kim C