22 December 2009

~ SCD butterflies and christmas ~


hiya chickies! hope the holiday season is bringing you lots of love, laughter and sunshine so far! 3 more sleeps til the big day! wow, this year has gone by fast! i wish you all a very merry christmas and am looking forward to getting scrappy happy in the new year. i've gotten my goodies out and did the challenge for this week over at Something Completely Different. this week is butterflies and a tag! i wuv butterflies! dh had gotten me a beautiful butterfly stamp set from layers of color for christmas..and when i told him this weeks challenge...well...he let open my pressie and get playin (ssshhh..don't tell santa)! love em! thankx monte! oh..and so, i finished up the tag and decided to put it onto a card.........so here they are! i don't think i'm gonna be havin much of a chance to get creative in the next week or so ~ we've got christmas dinner dates for the next week with family and friends ~ but, come the new year ~ i'll be back at it and playin again! i also want to thankx everyone for posting comments on my blog this year ~ all your lovin has been so appreciated! i look forward to bloggin it with ya in 2010 and seeing lots of new creations! hugz
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17 December 2009

~ SCD ~ party girl




hiya chickies! hope you're all doing great and gettin scrappy happy ~ amongst all the shoppers and weather we've been havin. our snow is gone again ~ and it's rain rain rain! the shoppers are busy out there in the malls and downtown ~ doing their last minute shoppin...ACK! too crazy for me. i'm home ~ keepin my sanity and stayin away from all that hussle' and bussle'. ah..gotta love the peace and quiet! i got scrappin happy last night and did up the challenge for this week's over at Something Completely Different . there's awesome inspiration there by the dt. the challenge this week is *party girl* ~ creating a tag! ah........another challenge done! and i loved that new pp i got in the mail the other day......so i did up a card, too....juz cuz! both peices have LOTS of stickles on them...whoa ~ i kinda got carried away...lol! anyhoo ~ i'm off ~ i'm hoping to do a lil blog hoppin today and a lil christmas bakin. yummy! have a rawkin scrappy happy day chickies!
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12 December 2009

~ if the shoe fits ~





happy scrappin saturday chickies! well...no snow here yet ~ but, whoa..it's gettin cold out! can't complain though ~ i've been chattin it up some chickies ~ and whoa ~ talk about *COLD* in their neck of the woods ~ some at -39 ~ ACK! that's cold! sure am lucky to be here on the island ~ where it's a warmer than that! no complaining here. anyhoo ~ i was blog hoppin last night and came across another challenge blog *If The Shoe fits... Scrap It!*. kewl stuff! the theme is LET IT SNOW! yep...the challenge is to create something with snow on it. so, here's my card. i had just received a lil card kit from my scrappy friend carla with the snowman image in it ~ so, i got scrappin happy today...and did up the card for the challenge. i added some snow on the lantern ~ and at the bottom of the image. also, i created the other card for a challenge over at Lil' Scrappers', which required using *ol' goodies* ~ i used ol' pp, ol' bling, ol' stamps and some ol' ribbon. gotta love a challenge...it sure does get ya thinkin outside the box. well ~ that's it for my goodies today ~ i'm off to spend the evening doing some blog hoppin ~ and watch a movie or two.
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05 December 2009

~ glamour girl no mor ~


mornin chickies! another crispy frosty mornin here! yepperz...i'm indoors, sitting by the fireplace all toasty warm and enjoying my cuppa timmy's. yummy! hope your all havin another rawkin scrappy happy day! here's my tag for this week's challenge over at Something Completely Different. that's right ~ the challenge is *marilyn monroe* in the form of a tag. ok...so, i was kinda freaking there for a bit ~ i've got no problem with the tag part ~ but, i don't have anything at all that even resembles good ol marilyn ~ so, i did a lil different take on it. mine's called *glamour girl no mor* (yes, i purposely spelled *more* that way) marilyn monroe 1926 - 1962. it was kinda interesting googling information about her ~ and learning a few things! whoa..interesting lady ~ that's for sure. well...that's it for my goodies today! over and out!

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03 December 2009

~ Project Tuesday ~



mornin chickies ~ hope you're all havin a rawkin scrappy happy day so far! here's my card for this weeks challenge over at
 Project Tuesday. for this week's challenge ~ it's to make an easel card. there's great inspiration from the dt and the participants. if ya get a chance ~ check it out chickies ~ we'd love to see ya join in the fun! this is my first time makin an easel card ~ and talk about easy peasy! i'll definitely be makin this again! the birds, flowers and leaves are all stamped ~ and handcut with my exacto knife. i added some bling and stickles for a final touch. well, i'm off ~ i've got some cleaning up to do ~ then i'm heading to town to do some errands! hugz to ya'all!


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28 November 2009

~ 2 in 1 card ~ SCD






heh there chickies! ah...no rain today! whohoo! i got outside today...did a lil venturing down town. dh and i went to a craft sale, had some lunch, went to the beach for a bit, then home for a nice campfire. what a way to spend a saturday! fresh air, awesome peeps & nature. can't beat that! and to top it off ~ i got scrappy happy! another week has gone by and a new challenge has been posted over at Something Completely Different. the challenge this week is *red & white snowman*. i did a 2 in 1 card as i wanted to send a dear friend an ornament from my tree to her tree. the snowman ornament is attached with velcro, so it can be taken off..and the lil *warm holiday wishes* tag can be put in its place. hope she likes it. oh and...sorry for the pics! it's night time here...and i so gotta retake the pics! hopefully, it'll be another nice day tomorrow and i can get some natural light! anyhoo, hope you all had a awesome day ~ are havin an awesome evening ~ and are gonna have an awesome sleep! hugz to ya'all

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25 November 2009

~ new week ~ new challenges!






heh chickies! hope the sun is shining where you are ~ and you're all havin a rawkin scrappy happy day! it's STILL raining here ~ whoa ~ yep...it's like..totally wet out there. but, that's ok...gives me time inside to get a lil scrappin done...can't complain about that. so, with that said ~ here's two projects i just finished up. the first one is for Tuesday Taggers ~ a challenge that's all about the *celebration of light*. i stamped on my candles....ok..not the bestest job..but ~ it was my 1st time trying that technique ~ ah..not that hard! i've seen it done lots...so i thought i'd take the plunge. i'm pretty happy with the results..and will definitely try it again. the 2nd creation is for Project Tuesday ~ which is a great lil note book holder. it's so quick and easy peasy to do ~ and makes an awesome lil gift and was another great challenge. i'm giving these lil goodies to a friend in her lil santa pressie ~ ...ssshhh! well ~ i'm off to do a lil tidying and spend some time cuddling my dh! hope you have an awesome day!


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20 November 2009

~ blue and white ~ snowflakes




yep.....i read it right this week! the challenge that is...over at Something Completely Differentt. after last week ~ i thought i had better double take it before i got started. foolish me. guess i should wear my glasses more often. anyhoo ~ the challenge this week is *blue and white and snowflakes*. for my card ~ i used a *cross* stamp for the snowflakes. sssshhh...don't tell! i stamped 6 of them. cut 3 of them in full size. then for the top layer of the snowflake ~ i cut just a cross part out and placed on top ~ added some white stickles ~ and whalaa ~ my interpretation of a snowflake! i also added white rubon snowflakes on the background cs ~ hole punched the border and used a white gel pen for the stitching.

18 November 2009

~ two challenges ~

        




whohoo ~ no rain today! the puddles have finally gone away! man, i'm stoked. it was getting so dreary around here. the sun isn't out ~ but, the sky is clear! ah.....what a nice feeling. at least i can go outside and not get wet! anyhoo ~ i did up that lil box for this week's challenge over at Project Tuesday. and whoa...i gotta say ~ what a kewl lil project. the peek a boo box is only 2.25x2.25" when finished. it's great for putting lil goodies in. i haven't quite decided what's going in mine yet. the ladies over at PT have made some awesome lil boxes and have some great ideas for pressies. check it out chickies ~ it would be great to see ya join us. also, i did that card up for Tuesday Taggers ~ whoa..it's been foreva since i played along there! the challenge this week is red, gold and green. i handcut the sleigh and reindeer...and added some snow glue on the sleigh. ACK...it's not showing up in the pic..yep..i'll have to do a retake pic. there's a pic there, too..of the lil hidden card that pulls out. anyhoo, thankx again ladies for your awesome inspiration. i'll definitely be checking back for next weeks challenge. well, that's it for my goodies today. i'm off to do some cleaning up and take dh to an appointment down island. hope you all have a rawkin scrappy happy day!
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13 November 2009

~ pink and a tree ~


happy scrappy friday chickies! hope you're all havin a great start to the weekend. this card is for Something Completely Different challenge this week. ok...someone kick me! i totally sucked at reading the theme for this week's challenge ~ which is PINK and a tree. ok...so, i start making the card..get everything all done....go back to SCD and re-read...only to find it's supposed to have PINK in the challenge. well...duh! so, i take off the red ribbon i had on the top of the ribbon tree and the green bling...and replaced them with a pink ones. well...i can't say i didn't try! and i did enjoy making the card and doing that ribbon tree. whohoo! ok...i promise *myself* to read the theme more carefully next time! ACK! anyhoo, hope you all have a rawkin scrappy happy weekend.
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