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Sunday, May 30, 2010

Scrap and Shop card class

Sketches I chose were from the following blogs

I'll be doing Technique Tuesday card class at the LSS-- scrap and shop in Antigonish this Tuesday.Theme this week is using sketches. Here are the cards I'll be doing .
To register call the store --902 735-3434

Thanks for looking

Saturday, May 29, 2010

My Pink stamper --Father's Day challenge

I give credit to my friend who has entered this challenge also. I don't own a cricut so would sure love to win this challenge since that's the prize. Here's my entry . The box will hold 3 golf balls or you can fill with candy .

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Paper Sundaes Challenge #18 Easel card

This week over at Paper Sundaes the challenge is to make an easel card . These are fun to make . I bought this cute little stamp while shopping at the scrapbook retreat down at the Gaelic College last weekend.I colored her with copic markersand added some stickles for sparkle on her wings. Paper is by Melissa Frances and MME.

Thanks for looking

Penny Black Saturday Challenge#101--flowers

Just picked up this cute stamp last week and thought I'd do a card for this weeks challenge over at PBSC . This image takes me back to when my kids were small and loved to fly their kites . I used MME PP and cor-dination c/s. The image was colored with copic markers. Flowers were made following a tutorial I saw but can't remember on who's blog . They were sprayed with my homemade glimmer mist .

Thanks for looking

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Scrap and Shop card class

Every other Tuesday I offer card classes at the Scrap and Shop in Antigonish .
Last evening I did a card class at the LSS Scrap and Shop . Here's the cards that the ladies did . All the stamps can be purchased at the store.
Thanks for looking

Sunday, May 16, 2010

Stamptacular Sunday Challenge #59

Thought I'd enter this card in the challenge over at Stamptacular Sunday this week the theme is "Lovely as a Tree". Stamp is by Magenta stamped with memento tuxedo black and sponged around the edge with antique linen distressed ink while still in the spellbinders die. Embossed the script with CB folder . Papers by Black River Designs. Lace and pearls from my stash.

Thanks for looking and hope you're having a great weekend.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Crazy4Challenges #36

Thought I'd enter a card for the challenge over at crazy4challenges this week. Frances is expecting a new grandson and she is challenging everyone to create a BOY card . Here's my take on the challenge
Pattern papers by MME, C/S prism. Stamps by Stamping Bella .Image was colored with Copic Markers

Thanks for looking

Whiff of Joy Sketch #2

Good morning , I've been waiting for a delivery from the courier all morning so thought I'd do a card for one of the challenges this week . After seeing the sketch posted by Claudia over at Whiff of Joy I knew I had to participate . So here's my card
Papers are by MME, stamp by PB.
Here's the link to the sketch if you would like to join in .

Thanks for looking and have a great day

Sunday, May 9, 2010

Won some Blog candy

I won Dalis's beautiful flowers that she was giving away for NSD blog candy . Thank you Dalis and Cropstop

Saturday, May 8, 2010

Penny Black Saturday Sketch #100 anniversary blog hop

There's a great blog hop going on over at Penny Black blog this week . It's their 100th sketch and they are celebrating . Here's my card for the celebration . The image is a old PB image from 1995 called Road to Friendship . Papers used are from BG paper pad Euphoria. Sentiment from Amuse
Thanks for looking and have a great Mother's Day .

Friday, May 7, 2010

Friday Sketchers#101- 2yr.anniversary blog hop

This is a card I did for the Friday sketches 2nd anniversary blog hop.following the sketch that they provided. Pattern paper is by BG and image is Penny Black .

Thursday, May 6, 2010

OCC mother's day without flowers

Simple card I did for this weeks challenge over at Our Creative Corner. Image and sentiment is by Paper Inspirations.

Also entering this in Stamptacular Sunday challenge for this week --mother's day card

Monday, May 3, 2010


Dalis this is just a few of the flowers that I have in my stash not have not used yet .

Cropstop Progressive blog hop

Thanks for this great blog hop . I think I have followed all the rules and added as my free item some flat pearls.

Sunday, May 2, 2010

Penny Black Saturday week 99--punches

Hope everyone is having fun participating in National Scrapbooking Day this weekend. I been visiting several blogs and there's a lot of blog candy out there.
This is a card I did yesterday for this weeks challenge over at Penny Black Saturday challenge --to use punches on your card . I've used friskers edge scallop punch as well a spellbinders labels and ovals( not sure if they are considered punches or not . Image and sentiment is from PB Bubbly