Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Peachy Keen Challenge #41:: 3D:: Wall Art

And I am barely making it with 30 minutes to spare, LOL!  But I just had to play my Peachy keen Challenge.  

The kids Halloween went great.  
It's the first time in years that they actually got to go trick or treating around the neighborhood.  In San Francisco, Vegas and San Diego they just went to the mall.

So I decided to make a frame to put in my daughter's room I wish I could take a better picture but not cooperating with me right now.
Size 5 x 7
DP is for DCWV Cherry Limeade (Beautiful Stack by the Way)
Prayer is from the Lil' Tweets Thanksgiving

Action Wobble Halloween Blog Hop

For the Triple Stamp Card Blog Hop, please go HERE

Hello Everyone and Welcome to the Action Wobble Halloween Blog Hop.  

This will also be my last day over at Action Wobble as a part of the DT.  I had so much fun.  

Thank you Theresa The Scrapbooking Queen, Sherri and the rest of the ladies for having me.

Now on to the HOP.  If you are here from Tricia then your in the right direction but if your just stopping by then you may wanna start over at the Action Wobble Blog.

I made some M and M Sticks:
Bags are Jaded Blossom's 1 x 8 plastic bags
The Bats are from the Silhouette Store
PKS Faces are from the September SKOTM
I have those cute little bats on Action Wobbles too.

Now next up on the hop is Monica.

Now for some Prizes.  We will be giving away a royal package at the end of the hop. In order to win they must comment on all blogs and be followers of the Action Wobble Blog.

Triple Stamp Card Blog Hop

Hi Everyone and Welcome to the Triple Stamp Card Blog Hop! hosted by The Blog Hop Princess Ashley.

Isn't that a Beautiful Card from Jamie of JamieK711 Designs.  Jamie, has a great tutorial on how to create these awesome cards.  Click here for the tutorial.

Now if you are here from Pam then your in the right place, if not please start at the beginning.

Now here is my card:
I used my Spellbinders Label 23 for my card
For the flower I used a stamp from PTI
Sentiment is from Jaded Blossom's Simple Sayings Stamp Set.

Next up on the Hop is Tonya!

Now to be eligible for the prize that Ashley has on her blog.  You must all leave a comment on all the blog participants.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Happy Owl-O-Ween

Hi Everyone, It's my Day over at Jaded Blossom and I have an OWL-O-Ween card for you.

Card Size 4.25 x 5.5
DP is from Doodlebug
I used the Fancy Topper Die (Love this Die so many possibilities)
I also used the Happy Owl-O-Ween Stamp Set (so Cute)
Trendy Twine in Orange Licorice
Buttons from my stash

Don't forget to visit the Jaded Blossom Store HERE
and for Favor Boxes HERE

Also, if you can like us Facebook and share your Jaded Blossom Stamps Creation too in our Garden of Creativity.

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Twine It Up! with Trendy Twine Post

This is my 3rd Post of the Day!

For my Blog Award Post, Please go HERE
For my Dare to Be Sassy Thursday Post, Please go HERE

Hi Everyone, it's my day today over at Trendy Twine.

This month we are showcasing our Orange Licorice Twine, now while this is not on sale we have a few selections that are just go HERE!

Here is the card I made:
Card size 4.25 x 5.25
DP is from Doodlebug (i think)
The spider web is from the silhouette store that I just trimmed.
My Die Cut is from My Scrap Chick called Pumpkin Bear (which I also have his head on Action Wobbles)
I stamped my Jaded Blossom Sentiment "Halloween Treats" using the trimmed Fancy Label Insert
Buttons from my stash

Here are the Trendy Twine I used: (just click on the picture to take you to the TT Store)
(Orangesicle is on sale for $7.95 right now)

For more info, just visit my Blog.

Now don't forget to join our October Challenge for a chance to win some of our Awesome Twine
"Shop" with us.
"Like" us on Facebook
"Share" your creations with us using Trendy Twine over in Facebook

Here are all the colors that Trendy Twine has to offer:

Oh and just in case you missed the new color that was introduce and will be available soon:

(seriously so excited about this)

Dare To Be Sassy Thursday #148

Hello, It's another Dare to be Sassy Thursday over at Sassy Studio Designs.

It's our last Challenge for the month and that means Christmas Challenge

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, so we decided to make our Christmas challenge this month a Pink Christmas!

Here is what I made:
Card Size 4.25 x 5.5
DP is from Echo Park Winter Wonderland
SSD Image is Princess Aurora Honey
Sentiment is from Jaded Blossom "Christmas Wishes" Stamp Set
Twine is from Trendy Twine Strawberry Cupcake

Now don't forget to visit the Sassy Studio Designs Blog to see what the rest of the DTBST Design Team has Created.

For more Sassy Images just go Here
and Don't forget to join our Facebook Page.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Sunshine Award

First, I just wanted to say THANK YOU SO MUCH!!! For wishing me luck on my upcoming Craft Fair you just don't know how much I appreciate it.

Hi Everyone, almost Friday!  YAY!!!

My Sweet  and super Awesome blogging friends Shirl from
has given me an awesome award.  

Thank you Ladies!!!
Here are the rules:
Include award logo in blog post and thank the blogger who gave it to you and include a link back.

Answer 10 questions about yourself that you have made up yourself (yeah, I know, kinda weird).

Nominate 10-12 bloggers for the award and contact them at their blog site to inform them.
So here are the ten questions about me that I made up about myself....

1.Where did my blog name come from?
I think it was because I started Scrapbooking first and my creative corner was literally in the small corner of my kitchen where I cook, LOL.
2. Favorite thing to do besides crafting?
Watching Movies, Swimming, Bowling and Reading
3. What is my favorite type of book to read?
Romance Novels
4. What is my favorite color?
Purple, Black, Pink, Brown, did I say Purple, lol
5. What is the last movie I watched?
Madagascar 3
6. What do I do on the weekends?
My kids and hubby loves to stay home so we just usually have movie all through the day or play games.
We love to sing (even though we are tone deaf, LOL) So Karaoke is a Must and Dance Central definitely.
7. What is one place I would LOVE the visit?
Australia - I want to go to the Zoo where they let the BABY tigers walk around. 
8.What is one of my best qualities?
9.Biggest Pet Peeve?
Fakers and ppl with no Personality
10. Biggest Accomplishment?
I would say Definitely My Family.  

And here are some of my friends that I nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award!

Because each day you bring Sunshine to my day!
3.Michelle - Scrappin with my Bug
4.Candace -  Paper Crafts by Candace
7.Janey - Creations by Janey
8.Regan - Charmed Stamping
10.Kathy - Will Stamp for Wine

Peachy Keen Challenge #40:Just Cards::Word Up

Hi Everyone Happy Hump Day!

Hopefully everyone is having a great week so far.  I have been swamped trying to get ready for my first Craft Show this Saturday.  So Excited and Extremely Nervous.  Wish me Luck :)

But I must take a break and join my PKS Challenge right?

I just had to make a card using this Sentiment.  I just love it that I think I will add it on my name plates for the table for the kids to say on Thanksgiving.  It's actually great to use for everyday too.  Short, Simple and Super Sweet.

Here is my card:
Card Size 4.25 x 5.25
DP is from DCWV
Sentiment is from PKS Lil' Tweets Thanksgiving
and this is what it looks like:

Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Winners..... Winners......

Hi Everyone, I have a few winners to announce:

The winners from last weekends, Surprise Baby LO is:

(You have until Thursday 10/25/2012) to claim your prize.  I will re-draw new winners on Saturday it remains unclaimed.


Friday, October 19, 2012

Surprise Baby Layout Hop

Hello Everyone, Happy Friday FINALLY!!! This week has completely dragged in my opinion but I am so happy that the weekend is finally here. 

This weekend a few Gals and the Jaded Blossom DT is having a Surprise Baby Layout Hop for our Sweet Friend Jamie of JamieK711 Designs.  Jamie is having her baby in December and to help her out we wanted to make sure that she gets caught up with her Scrapbooking.

Now if your here from Crystal then your in the right place but if your just passing thru then you may want to start at the beginning.  I will have the Blog Hop Line up at the end of my post.

For my LO I picked the
Baby's First Bath
12 x 12 LO
DP is from my Stash and DCWV
Die Cut is from Cricut's Baby Steps Cartridge
Trendy Twine used is Nautical and Blue Berry
I also used Jaded Blossom's Flag Die and Flag Die 2

For my next project I made Baby's 1st Tooth
12 x 12 LO
DP is from DCWV
Stickers are from Thickers
The Teeth Borders I made using my Silhouette
Again, I also used Jaded Blossom's Flag Die and Flag Die 2
PKS Faces used Boy Mates and Wide Eyed Kids
Trendy Twine is Chocolate Sprinkles
Next up on the hop is Jaymie!

Now what is a hop without a giveaway right!
Our first Sponsor is Trendy Twine, please don't forget to "Like" their Facebook page to be eligible for the price.
Jaded Blossom's Baby Candies.  All you have to do is "Like" the Jaded Blossom Facebook Page
Image of Baby Candies (4x4)
Next is these cute little bags from Dilo en Espanol.  All you have to do is "Like" Dilo en Espanol Facebook Page
Next is Baby Journaling Cards these are 3x4 and 4x6 most double sided
Now for my own Personal giveaway, it is a Jaded Blossom Babies and Weddings Stamp Set
I posted the Winner's from a Blog Hop I was on a couple of weeks ago, please remember you have 1 Week to claim your prize or I will Re-Draw.
Now here is the Hop Line - Up!  Have fun hopping with us!

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Dare To Be Sassy Thursday

Hi Everyone,  I can't believe it's Thursday already I can't wait till the weekend.  So many things to do so little time, lol!

Today is another Dare To Be Sassy Thursday over at Sassy Studio Designs.

The Theme of course is Halloween Spooktacular!

Here is my card:
Card Size 4.25 x 5.5
DP is from Recollections
SSD image is Wednesday Sara Addams
Twine is from Trendy Twine Gray Licorice

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Peachy Keen Challenge 39: Photo Inspiration

Hi Everyone, Happy Hump Day!  If you missed the winner from the 
Jaded Blossom October Blog Hop,  please go HERE

from the Trick or Treat Blog Hop, please go HERE.

Come Back on Friday too because I have another blog hop giveaway going on.
Now on to my Peachy Keen Challenge Entry:
Beautiful Color's isn't it.  I just love playing along with their Challenges.  
Here are their rules:
  • Design must be new
  • Design must be created using colors from the palette above
  • Link up by 10/17 - 11:59 pm EST
  • You don't need our stamps to play along, but only entries using Peachy Keen Stamps can earn Top Peach!
  • Sorry, any entry that does not meet the guidelines for this challenge will be automatically removed without notice.
Besides the Stamp Kit of the Month last month, I got a few of their New Releases.  I used one of them for my project today:
Card Size 4.25 x 5.25
DP Echo Park Walk in the Park
PKS Stamp is Lil Tweets Birthday (and they are the cutest) especially when you put them on some Action Wobble.
Twine is from Trendy Twine called Grape Limeade.  Unfortunately you can only buy this by purchasing this Special Set. (at least for now)
I stamped the Sentiment on Jaded Blossom's Flag Die.

Just in case your curious this is how this stamp set looks like:


Winner... Winner......

Hi Everyone,  I just want to say THANK YOU to EVERYONE that took the time and left me some Sweet Comments over my Busy Weekend of Blog Hops!

of Course a Specially THANK YOU too to those that visit me Daily and Leave me some Blog Love, I sure do love reading each and every one of them.

The winner from the October Jaded Blossom New Release Blog Hop
Using is: KATIE O.

The winner from the Trick or Treat Blog Hop
Image of Happy OWL-o-ween (2x3)
Using is Marg0006

Congratulations, you have 1 week from today to contact me with your information or I will re-draw another winner.  You can find my contact info on  my sidebar.

Thank you again!

Witches Hat

Hi Everyone,  Today is my day over at Jaded Blossom and I have a picture tutorial for you.

Here is what I used:

Image of Flag Dies 

Here is what I used to make my Witch Hat
I also used an Embossing Gun and my Big Shot

First I started cutting Triangular Strips of paper about 5 - 6

It will look like this

then using my foam brush I applied the strips using some Mod Podge

From all my coordinating scrap paper to cut out the flag dies

I also heat embossed some of the sentiments from 
Image of Halloween Treats (4x6) Image of Best Witches (4x6)
I also added some twine on the Hat.

Here is the Final Project.
I hope you like my picture tutorial.  I am still a bit new at this so please bare with me.

There is still time to join our October Challenge.

For the following Challenges: