23 February 2009

~ scrappy happy day ~ TYI

happy scrappin monday chickies! 1st off i'd like to thank the dt from TYI and karen from funky kits. i won a set of sugar nellie stamps for doing last weeks challenge over at ~ Tag You're It ~ how kewl is that! i can't wait to receive the stamps and get scrappin happy. and thankx to all the participants for the lovely compliments. you rawk. that's my tag for this weeks challenge ~ which is to create a tag using circles and swirls.i spritzed the background with green and brown glimmer mist then used a ~ Layers of Color ~ flourish stamp on the background ~ painted some chipboard circles black, then stamped an LOC flourish stamp (white) on them and distressed them with metacllic. her flower hat was handcut and i added some stickles for a final touch. great challenge as always ladies. also, i was doing an online crop over at lil scrappers this weekend. whoa ~ lots of great inspriation and goodies over there. i created that lil box for one of the challenges ~ thankx michy for the inspiration. well, that's my scrappy goodies for today ~ i'm off to make some homemade chicken noodle soup. have a great day chickies! ta! ta!

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18 comments:

Lumpy Page Designs said...

Your work is always so beautiful, such wonderful touches! OoOo chicken noodle soup you say?? I LOVE soup! I wish I was eating at your house today :)

Jackie said...

Mel those are fantabulous, Love those stamps! Yum!!!

Laura said...

Wonderful goodies you're cookin up, Mel! Such happy artwork!

ms318i said...

beautiful as always mel...........
yummmmmmmmmmm chicken soup........can i come over?

Gez said...

Congratulations! Hope you have lots of fun with your new stamps. :)
It's my first visit to your blog... There is soooo much loveliness here that you have created. Very well done. :) Gorgeous.
I look forward to calling again.
Take care & thank you for taking the time to visit my blog & for leaving a comment. :)
I look forward to joining TYI again.
Gez. xx

Cheryl said...

Wonderful tag! I love that box. I'm sure you will have a ball with your enw stamps.

Lynn said...

Love the tag and that box you created! Congrats on winning the stamps too!

Carol said...

Mel - WELL DONE on winning last week - it was a fab tag and the piccie of your hubby just stunning - so, very well deserved.

Your tag this week is striking - totally fab - love the image...

Thank you for joining us again this week and see you soon xx

Yvonne said...

Fabulous tag, and the box is so cute!!!! I always enjoy your gorgeous work!!!
(And the pictures are looking great, I think:) Have you tried to upload them in a bigger size?)
Enjoy your day!
Hugs from Yvonne.

Dawn said...

Hiya Melody
Well it's always great to see your next tag - such a wonderful image and just love her hat!!

thanks for joining us again!!

Hope your soup was good - sounds yummy!!

Hugs
Dawn
xx

Kath said...

wow mel...this tag is absolutely stunning...love everything about it......thanks for joining us this week at TYI
Hugs Kath xxxxxx

tiggertastic said...

Love your scrap book pages in your slide bar, stunning creations with so much going on as well.

the box in this post is excellent i love the colours red and white

Sarah x

Bee10 said...

Love the box Melody it is great . I am still making your fab Banana cake recipe you gave me it is yummy.Take care
Barbara x

CLARE said...

Congrats on winning those lovely stamps. LOving your scrappy box with that gorgeous lace ribbon. mmmmmm

Musing of a Patched Heart said...

You have been busy girl! It must be that new camera that is inspiring you to do great things! Love all your gallery shots at LOC great job- I love seeing what you come up with it is always delightful!

Creative Chaos said...

Wewwwww, love that box !!!!
Patti xx

TraceyT said...

You are soo talented! Love that photo of your hubby on the side bar. WOW

I posted some blog candy today if you'd like to take a peek. :)

Hayley G said...

Wow the keepsake box, and frankly everything else you do is just BEAUTIFUL!!!