Saturday, April 24, 2010

American Girl Photo Shoot

I created a fun little digi layout of Alysa's pictures here.
Digi Credits: JSprague and NKubo.

Sunday, April 18, 2010

American Girl Fashion Show

Our sweet Alysa is going to be in an American Girl Fashion Show next weekend at Music Hall. These pictures are from her photo shoot. She is so excited! Love this girl!

Monday, February 22, 2010

{ippity} Blog Hop - It Takes Courage

Hi and welcome to the {ippity} blog hop! I've made a card using one of the new stamp sets just released at {ippity}. The stamp set used is called "Where You Should Be". This set is so versatile and can be used for many applications! I love it!
Thanks for stopping by and check out My Serend{ippity} to purchase any of the {ippity} stamp sets!

Supplies: {ippity} stamp set "Where You Should Be", PTI: kraft cardstock, new leaf and summer sunrise ink; cosmo cricket garden variety sunday picnic pp; Stampin'Up blue brocade ink; HS crystals; yellow ribbon from Feb. AMM kit; Stazon timber brown ink.

Friday, February 19, 2010

Alysa Banner

I made this sweet banner for Alysa's upcoming birthday and then to hang in her room! I am so loving the new AC Dear Lizzy products! And it coordinates with the card on the post below! Click on the images for a larger view.

Credits: AC Dear Lizzy pp, rubons, flair, chipboard diecuts; AC thickers; Michaels pink vellum; Joann's turqoise and yellow tulle; HS crystals; JB sequin butterflys, dragonfly Jolees.
P.S. I got my Dear Lizzy products at A Million Memories!

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Birthday Wishes

I made this card with the sketch inspiration at Taylored Expressions. I paper pieced the litle dress from the inspiration of one of my favorite artist, Betsy Veldman. I got my order of the new Dear Lizzy products from A Million Memories today! I just love it all!
Credits: American Crafts Dear Lizzy pp's, stamps; Patina stickles; PTI melon berry ink, white cardstock, sentiment-mega mixed messages; Timber Brown Stazon ink.

Monday, February 15, 2010

{ippity} Blog Hop - New Winter Releases

I don't know about you, but I've been wishing for Spring! Here is a card that makes me happy! I've used the new Sweet Thoughts of Spring stamp set from {ippity}. All the new releases are available at
My Serend{ippity}, go check them out!

Credits: {ippity} stamps: Sweet Thoughts of Spring; PTI white cardstock, blue and pink bitty dots pp, ribbon, sentiment-mega mixed messages; Imaginisce pp and brad, copic markers.

Thanks for stopping by!

Sunday, February 14, 2010

PTI Embellishment Challenge

A fun card using lots of PTI products! A couple extra embellishments to send with the card too! Sorry for the scanned images.
Credits: PTI buttons, cardstock,pp, stamps: baby button bits, mega mixed messages and fancy flourishes; crystal stickles; copic markers; doodle bug crystals;

Saturday, February 13, 2010

PTI Origami Challenge

How do you like my origami apron? I found the directions for the apron here. PTI continues to challenge us. I can honestly say it was a bit of a brain twister with all the folds! But I like it! I scanned the card since my camera was not available.
Credits: PTI Raspberry Fiz ink, cardstock, pp; PTI black cardstock, saddle stitch ribbon; PTI stamps-sentiment: mega mixed messages, fancy flouishes; K&Co. black crystals; memento black ink.


Tuesday, February 9, 2010

PTI Color Favorites Challenge

Lots of fun at PTI this past week. Here is another card using Melissa Phillips favorite PTI color scheme.

Credits: PTI scarlet jewel, aqua mist and berry sorbet bitty dots cardstock; PTI stamps: Fancy flourishes and sentiment from Everyday Button Bits; Melissa Frances cherubs, pearls and ribbons; Stamppin' Up Cameo Coral; MS punch and crystal fine glitter; Pearl glimmer mist; cream cardstock unknown.


Monday, February 8, 2010

PTI "paint" by sketch challenge

A fun color challenge over at Nichole Heady's blog for Papertrey Ink. A real challenge for me to use all the colors! I also tried using versamark on the kraft cardstock-always a challenge to get the stamps lined up ;0)

Credits: PTI holiday mix buttons, A2 white card, lemon tart and spring moss bitty dots cardstock, ocean tides cardstock, kraft cardstock, damask designs stamp, baby button bits stamp, mega mixed message sentiment, ocean tides ink; cream cardstock unknown; versamark ink; threading water punch; candlelight glimmer mist to give the ocean tides cardstock a little glimmer.


Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Happy Birthday to Papertrey Ink!

This sweet card is for a challenge over at Papertrey Ink! Go check out Nichole Heady's blog for lots of fun digital downloads and play along! Thanks for stopping by!

Credits: digital image Becky Oehlers; PTI cardstock, sunrise ink; stickles; copic markers.

Monday, January 18, 2010

American Crafts miniMARKS

I've been on a card making frenzy with American Crafts miniMARKS. American Crafts Studio Blog is inspiring us to make cards using their miniMarks! It's been a lot of fun using the rub-ons for cards! Quick and easy! I've created a few cards out of my comfort zone and really exited how they turned out! I'd say there quite simple and beautiful! I love the color combinations!

Card 1: American Crafts miniMARKS "Accessories Book 2"-sentiment and vertical decorative rub-on; PTI white cardstock and pp; Making Memories pp; BG ribbon; Prima crystal; Marvy punches.
Card 2: American Crafts miniMARKS "Accessories Book 2"-flowers, sentiment and green vine; PTI pp, red and white cardstock; Shimmerz white paint on top of the red flowers for shimmer. Marvy punch.
Card 3: American Crafts miniMARKS "Accessories Book 2"-flowery design and sentiment; PTI pp, ribbon and white cardstock; Marvy punch.
Card 4: American Crafts miniMARKS "Accessories Book 2"-flower and leaves and sentiments; PTI pp, ribbon and white cardstock.
Card 5: American Crafts miniMARKS "Accessories Book 2"-flowers and sentiments; PTI pp, ribbon and white cardstock; Marvy punch; K and Co crystals.
Card 6: American Crafts miniMARKS "Accessories Book 2"-flourish designs and sentiments; PTI white cardstock; Heidi Swapp crystals colored with Copic marker BG18.

Valentine LOVE!

I've been busy making a few Valentine cards! Inspiration from PTI! I used the shimmer mist at the end to make the whole card shimmer!
Credits: PTI pp, sentiment stamp,raspberry fizz cardstock and palette ink, white cardstock; MM black pen; BG pp; Tattered Angels pearl shimmer mist.

Artsy Girl

A sweet card I'm sending to my baby sister! She is finding her inner artsy girl!!
Credits: PTI white cardstock; Melody Ross Artsy Urban chipboard, Tattered Angels glimmer mist-pearl; Jenni Bowlin red pearl accent; Pink Paislee Bonfire PP; MS butterfly punch; stampin up red ink.