Tuesday, January 31, 2012

happy birthday day card-pop up card

Hi crafty friends and welcome my new friends. hope you are having a fun week.Well besides doing valentine cards i have to make a few birthday cards for girl friends.The stamped image is from greeting farm stamps and she is called Flirt Anaya.I paper pieced her dress and flower.I added a brad to the middle of the flower.The happy birthday stamp is from the ctmh art philosophy cricut bundle.The numbers are from the ctmh art philosophy cricut cartridge.I will enter this card at  paperplaytime.blogspot.com challenge anythingoes.Happy craftying and keep warm.

Friday, January 27, 2012

masculine birthday

Hi crafty friends second post for the day.I thought i would try to squeez in another challenge for today.I love this surprise pop up card.The woody image is from Toy Story cricut cartridge and that was cut at 4inches.I added some googly eyes.i made some action wobbles myself and thats why it looks with so much dimension.I stamped the background with a tree trunk style wooden stamp i got at Micheals.I embossed the dark brown paper with a Tim Holtz embossing folder.The happy birthday is a stamp that comes with the ctmh art philosophy cricut cartridge bundle.The name alex was cut at 1inch and that was cut with the art philosophy cricut cartridge.I will enter this card at celebratetheoccasion.blogspot.com this week challenge is to do a masculine card.Have a great weekend my crafty friends.

6x6 card

Hi crafty friends hope you are having a fun friday.For todays card i used a freebie from whoopsie daisy .Grab her while you can and join us for the challenge this week which is all about bling.The sketch for the card i used is on sketch saturday and you can join the challenge just following this week sketch.The scalloped squares,leaves and flowers are from the silhouette store.The stamped grass is from the childhood portrait ctmh stamp set.The Happy Birthday is from the stamps that come with the CTMH art philosophy cricut cartridge Bundle .I sprayed some CTMH pearl paint to the flowers.The border is a doily Martha Stewart Punch.The trim is also from Martha Stewart. Have a great weekend.

Thursday, January 26, 2012

suprise pop up card

Hi crafty friends today i made a few more cards to send out to Abigail for her card for kids challenge.If you want to join the challenge click HERE. What a sweet and thoughtful thing of her to do to take valentine cards to sick children.The pop up surprise card tutorial can be found HERE. The puppy is from Sweethearts cricut cartridge and i cut that out at 3.5 inches.The hearts wore cut at 1inch and .75inches.The background hearts are from the childhood portrait ctmh stamp set.The ticket stamp is from the dollar bin at Joanns.I added some stickles to the collar and googly eyes for the eyes.Hope you can join for this challenge.

M's dollar frame

Hi crafty friends hope you are having a wonderful crafty week.This week at Whimsical Designs wednesday challenge we have to create a loved theme home decor project. So for the home decor project I used those wood dollar frames from Michaels.The big flower was punched out with the XL whale ek sucess flower punch.The smaller flowers are die cuts from the Tim Holtz tattered floral die.The border frame is a dollie Martha Stewart punch.The image of the kids is a ctmh stamp set called childhood portrait.I added a  stick pin and some rhinestones to the center of the flowers.Have a great day my crafty friends.Thank you for stopping by.

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

kids valentine cards-sock monkey

Hi crafty friends i was busy all day making cards.This cute monkey is from B is for Boy cricut lite cartridge.I embossed the circle with swiss dots cuttlebug embossing folder and stamped hearts using the CTMH Childhood Portrait stamp set.The red background was embossed with the seeing spots cuttlebug embossing folder.I used a Martha Stewart punch for the border.The tickets are a g studio dollar stamp set from Joanns.The heart is from CTMH Art Philosophy cricut cartridge
I made this cards for the challenge that http://www.faithabigaildesigns.com/ is having on her blog.I would love it if any one else joins us for this fun and thoughtful challenge.I will make another set of cards before i mail this cute monkey cards to Abigail.She will be sending them out to kids that are in the hospitals.So sweet and kind of Abigail to do this for the kids.

Saturday, January 21, 2012

twisted easel card

Hi and welcome my crafty friends and new followers.I have a valentine card to share with you today.This is the first project i do using the cameo silhouette machine.Love how this machine cuts.This cute couple made me decide to get this machine.The heart,flowers,kids,fancy background, and scalloped border wore all cut using the silhouette store images.The stamped tickets are g studio stamps i got those at Joanns about a year ago.I will enter this card at cameo creations challenge .Thank you for stopping by.I alwasy love reading your comments.

Friday, January 20, 2012

thank you card

Hi crafty friends its friday and that means we can sleep in.YEAH.Well it rained today in Cali and i just love it because the dirt smells so good. The card measures 6x6. i used kraft cardstock for the base.i did some stamping with teresa collins stamp set for the background and butterfly.The flowers,scalloped circles, and butterfly wore cut using the CTMH art philosophy cricut cartridge .I will enter this card at DL.ART CHALLENGE .Have a wonderful weekend.Thank you for always stopping by.

Thursday, January 19, 2012

waiting for my cameo!

Hi crafty friends i made this card while waiting for my new toy.I love cameos since i was a little girl.love the creame color with the black on the broach.The cameo is from the Heritage cricut cartridge and i cut that out at 3inches.I added some ctmh glossy accents to give it that 3d affect.The flowers are from the CTMH art philosophy cricut cartridge.Click here to know more about the CTMH art philosophy cricut cartridge.The flowers wore cut at 3,2.5 and 1.75inhces.The butterflies wore stamped onto shrink a dink material.I trim is from Marth Stewart.The berries are beads with wined wire.The background is a wooden stamp i got at Micheals.I added viva decor pearl paint to the flourish i cut using the cricut cartridge art philosophy.I will enter this card at whimsical-designs.com challenge-anything goes.Thank you for stopping by and i will continue to wait for my cameo.

Wednesday, January 18, 2012


Hi crafty friends isnt this digi a cutie?Well she is a freebie at http://digidarlas.blogspot.com/  so grab her while you can and join us for a challenge using this freebie.I have to practice with my coloring wishing that some day i can be an artist like Luciana at dilsaverdesigns.blogspot.com.I love the flowers from the CTMH Art Philosophy cricut cartridge.You can click here to know more about the CTMH art philosophy bundle.Every cut was done with the art philosophy cricut cartridge.The border was cut at 1inch.The butterfly was cut at .75inches.The flourishes wore cut at .75inches.The flowers wore cut at 1.25,1,.75,.5 inches and i just layered them.The tan rose was cut at .75inches thats the 3d flower.I love my viva decor pearl paint pen.I love to add the paint to the flourish cuts.Thank you for stopping by.Have a great day my crafty friends.ooh and can you say purple,pearls,petals fast 3 times without getting stuck?

Tuesday, January 17, 2012


Ok i think this is the last project for the day.Im in a crafty mood and have to use it while i have time.The tag was cut at 4inches using the CTMH art philosophy cricut cartridge.It opens up so i will insert a gift card.The flower also comes from the art philosophy cricut cartridge.The sentiament is a stamp set called Friendship from CTMH The stamped butterfly is from a teresa collins stamp set and i used it to stamp on shrink a dink material to make my charms.The trim is from MS. love this trim; it has a variety of trims and they go a long way.Have a good day my crafty friends.Thank you for stopping by.
Challenge i will enter this card
http://www.thescrapbookingqueen.com/  -tag

Ladybug card

Hi crafty friends Valenines Day is less than a month away.Have you started on your Valentines projects yet?Im starting to feel a bit behind.The card base measures 6x5.5.The cute ladybug was cut at 2.75inches using the create a critter cartridge.This is a must have cartridge for all the cricut owners i think.The flowers are from the CTMH art philosophy cricut cartridge gotta love those 3d flowers.I added some pearls with  viva decor pearl paint. I embossed the background with seeing spots cuttlebug embossing folder.Happy Crafting!
Challenges i will enter this card
celebratetheoccasion.blogspot.com -polk a dots

mojo monday challenge 224

Hi crafty friends hope your having a great week.I have been in the mood for cutesie images.And of course the create a critter cricut cartridge has those die cuts.The base of my card measures 6x6.The owl was cut at 3inches.The scalloped circle,circle,banners and flowers wore cut using the CTMH art philosophy cricut cartridge .I love the 3d flowers from this cartridge.The DP is from a 12x12 paper pad i got at Big Lots.I will enter this card at mojomonday.blogspot.com.Thank you for stopping by. 

Monday, January 16, 2012

Happy birthday whoopsi daisy

Hi crafty friends second post in one day.Well we could never have enough birthday cards right?For todays card  i used a whoopsie daisy image found here .Whoopsi daisy always has a freebie here so grab those sweet images while you can.The base of the card was cut at 4.25inches using the wild card cricut cartridge.The circle was cut at 3.5inches.I ran it through the spots cuttlebug embossing folder.The flowers are from a ek sucess punch.I added some viva decor pearl paint.This week at whoopsi daisy challenge we have to use a different shape besides square cards.Happy Crafting.

kola bear

Hi crafty friends it has been so cold in Cali.I dont think i could handle the snow becaue it would be too cold for my bones. This week at fantabulous cricut we have to incoporate snowflakes or snowmans on our project.Isnt this kola stinkin cute?Well the whole create a critter cricut cartridge has just the cutest animals.For the base of the card i used my favorite which is CTMH art philosophy cricut cartridge.The base was cut at 5 inches and the layer was cut 4 inches.The snowflakes wore cut at 1.4inches using the CTMH ART PHILOSOPHY CRICUT CARTRIDGE .I added some pearls to the center of the snowflakes with the viva decor pearl paint.The kola was cut at 3 inches using the create a critter cricut cartridge.The sentiament is from the CTMH stamps set called bundled buddies.Thank you for stopping by.Stay warm because Baby its cold outside.

Sunday, January 15, 2012

kids birthday card challenge

Hi crafty frineds im still not able to comment on some blogs.I have tried girliascards and beebeebasgallery and it wont let me.I have stopped to look at your blogs and would like to comment.I have made a card for my niece for her birthday she will be 4 in Feb.She had a poodle backpack the last time i saw her and thought this cute poodle from create a critter would be perfect for a card to give her on her birthday.The base of the card was cut from the lovely floral cricut cartridge.I cut two scalloped circles and adhere them together with a brad.This card will slide open.The dog was cut at 3 inches.The roses i absolutely love and they are from the CTMH art philosophy cricut cartridge .The lace is from MS it comes six different kinds of lace in that package.I added some pearls .I embossed it with the swiss dots cuttlebug embossing folder.I will enter this card at celebrate the occasion .Thank you for stopping by.

Friday, January 13, 2012

Hi crafty friends i just wanted to let you know that i can not comment on many of your blogs.I thought it was my computer but most of you are having this problem as well.If any of you find the problem please help me out.

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Man card

Second post today.I have been challenging myself to use carts that i have opened but never played with.The cuts are from Handy Man lite cricut cartridge.I always have trouble doing masculine cards.I need to practice more.This week at fantabuoluscricut.blogspot.com challenge is to do a card for a man.I used some peachy keen stamps for the face.I embossed it with a cuttlebug embossing folder.Thank You for stopping by.

Pink and Green

Hi my crafty friends hope you are enjoying your new crafty toys.Well for my card today i used a freebie from whoopsie daisy you can grab her HERE .Whoopsie Daisy has the sweetest images and if you get a chance to download this sweet image you can join us at whoopsie daisy challenge .The card of the base measures 5x5.The flowers are from the ek sucess green punch.And i added some pearls with the viva decor pearl paint.Thank you for stopping by and Thank you for leaving me comments.

Thursday, January 5, 2012

shadow box card

Hi crafty friends i have created a shadow box card today for the challenge over at http://fantabulouscricut.blogspot.com/ .This week is to create a project with a mug,coffe or the color brown.The shadow box card tutorial can be found here .The thenorsugirl channel on youtube has great tutorials on card fold.I love watching all her videos.For the teapcup and cup i used  A childs year cricut cartridge.I used the gypsy for the measurements the teacup measure 2.53 and cup measures 1.32 inches.
The butterflies are from the CTMH art philosophy cricut cartridge and i cut two at .75 inches.The circle was cut at 3.0inches.The dollie is from a dollar store.I embossed it with a cuttlebug embossing folder dont remember the name for it.I stamped the shadowbox with some teresa black stamp set.The trim is from MS.And i just added some pearls here and there.Thank you for stopping by.

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Valentines card

Hi crafty friends hope you enjoyed your holdiays.For todays card i thought i would get ahead on valentines cards.The image is from whoopsie daisy i got this image as a freebie a while back.If you are interested she has a freebie right now.Her images are just the sweetest.The base of the card is a 6x6 card.For the die cuts i used spellbinders nestabilities lables 18.For the border and rosette i used the dollie MS Punch.The coners are also from a MS punch but i can not remember the name.
I will enter this card at whoopsie daisy challenge this week.If you want to join just click on the link http://cutedaisymay.blogspot.com/ .Thank you for stopping by.