Friday, June 29, 2012

Me drawing?!

TGIF everyone, hope you are ready for the weekend.  As I mentioned yesterday that I'm taking the online class called Color Love 101 from Joanne Sharpe.   Totally out of my control zone, me drawing???  What?  You are kidding, right?  Totally against everyone rule I have, haha!  But, I'm having so much fun!  And I'm loving every minute of it.

Here are a few pages that I did so far:

My drawing is sure not perfect, I guess... I just have to practice, practice, practice!  Hehe!  I'll keep you posted for more projects.  Thanks for stopping by!

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Just wonderful...

Good morning my friends....  How are you?  Hope you are having a wonderful day, just want to send a wonderful hello to you!   How about a very simple card.  I just love the new Penny Black Social Butterfly clear set, so so pretty and all the details on them, super cool!!

Goodies that I used:
Penny Black Social Butterfly clear set
Obessesion Impression Script background
Distress ink pads, embossing powder, spellbinders, etc.

Well, I'm off...  I signed up for an online class from Joanne Sharpe called Color Love 101... Totally out of my control zone, but I can't put my color mediums down...  watercolors, pencils, etc.  Super fun!  I'll show you some pics tomorrow.

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Softpencil Tuesdays

Hello and happy Tuesday.... Yep, you know it, it's time for some Softpencil's love.  I used Amy with flowers, isn't she super cute?   She is from the spring collection and it's available at the Softpencil shop. On to the card, I just love the green polka dot paper from Webster pages, it's perfect for Amy, hehe!  And I added a few flowers and leaves.  I hope you like it.  Want more Softpencil's inspirations?  Please go to the Softpencil facebook page!

Thanks so much for stopping by and until next time....

Goodies that I used:
Softpencil Digi Stamp
Webster Pages Sunday picnic and everyday poetry paper pads
My Favorite Things flower die cut
Spellbinder, washi paper tape, bling

Monday, June 25, 2012

Be happy!

Happy Monday and how are you today?  It's raining here, the sky is really dark...  But not in blog land, haha!   I have a card using the Milk Coffee Stamp for you today, and they are having both color and weekly challenge.  So, I decided to play along...  I used the colors from the color challenge and for the weekly challenge's theme (summer).  I used a 'sun-ray' background stamp as an inspiration.

Goodies that I used:
Milk Coffee Stamp
Hero Arts/Studio Calico background stamp
Sentiment from Hero Arts Be happy

Sunday, June 24, 2012

Rx Configuration Box!

Hello and happy Sunday!  I had a fabulous day with my crafty friends yesterday, we went shopping at our LSS and lunch at a local restaurant which has amazing roast beef sandwich and lobster roll.  Yumm!   I have been wanting to make a configuration box with the pharmacy theme.   Yes, I'm a pharmacist.  So, here is it.  Lots of bottles and some fun stuff.  I used varies goodies from Tm Holtz, Graphic 45 and 7 Gypsies.  And many of the rubs-on and stickers are from them as well.  Here are a few close-up:

Got to love the mini clipboard and those pharmacy labels, love it!

Well, time is always going by.... got to have a clock!  And of course, a phone, a book, and pen nib!

More bottle and a super cool car....  I thought the light bulbs are super cool!

How about a key?

And finally, more bottles!!!  I filled them with mini tear drops, fun flock, and glass beads.   Hope you like it!

Friday, June 22, 2012

Happy Belated Birthday to my dear friend!

Hello hello, I hope you are ready for the weekend!  I'm super excited for tomorrow, I'll be hanging out with my crafty friends, we are going to the LSS for some shopping and lunch.   Can't wait!  And I made this card for my good friend, her birthday was earlier this week.  And she loves blue and anything with the sewing theme, so... with her in mind, I decided to use the Tim Holtz dress form die and of course, I have to use some tissue tape, right?  Hehe!

Goodies that I used:
Music Background stamp from Penny Black
Tim Holtz Dress form die and tissue tape
Dollie from Kawaii Goodies
Sentiment from Amuse

Thursday, June 21, 2012

Bracelet anyone?

Happy Thursday.... No cards today, but I have a super cool bracelet for you.  I was super excited about this super cool firecracker twine from Timeless Twine, it comes in these beautiful colors (aqua, red, and white), so pretty!  Just perfect for the summer or even 4th of July....  And I added all the adorable heart charms.

Hope you like it and thanks for stopping by!

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Softpencil Tuesdays

Good morning my blogger friends, time for another Softpencil Tuesdays.  Today, I used the sweet little fairy for you, her name is Charmy.  She is super cute and darling!  And she is available at the Softpencil Studio shop.  I also added the sentiment from Hero Arts.   Hope you like it and thanks for stopping by.  For more Softpencil's creations and inspirations, please feel free to visit my fellow Softpencil DT ladies, their links are on my sidebar.

Goodies that I used:
Softpencil digi stamp Charmy
My Mind's Eye On the Bright Side paper pads
Sentiment from Hero Arts Be Happy

Sunday, June 17, 2012

Twine necklace, etc!

Howdy.... how's going?  Over at the Timeless Twine blog, they are running an Anything but a card challenge, and I wanted to play along.   You can check out all the details here.  So, I put on my thinking cap and trying to figure out what to make.... then, I remembered the super cool necklace that I made during the amazing Tim Holtz's class.  Viola, I made a smaller version of it using 'twine' beads.

Here is a close up of my 'twine' beads, you know me...  I love my pinks and browns.  

And here is my final products, I added a few charms.  Totally FUN!!!

Saturday, June 16, 2012

Loving the new distressing ink pads...

Hello my friends and happy weekend to you!   I received happy mail yesterday... and yes, I got the new Tim Holtz ink distressing ink pads and refills.  Check out theses colors, they are stunning!

Here is a simple card using this Hero Arts background stamps, I used all 3 colors.

Here is another one, using one of the technique that I learned from Tim Holtz's class back in May at my LSS using Tim Holtz' tissue tape.  I only used the picked raspberry and salty ocean.  The sentiment is from Hero Arts.

While I was taking the photos for my cards, my lovebird Motley wants to say hi.  Smiley from

At last, here is a simple card that I made for my father-in-law.

Well, that's it for today, blog you later!

Friday, June 15, 2012


TGIF everyone!  How was your week?  Ready for the weekend?  I heard the weather is going to be nice this weekend in New England...  even though I'll be working, but it would be nice to look out from the window, hehe!   Anyways, back to craft stuff...  I want play along the Hosted by... challenge Simply Betty Stamps Challenge blog, you have a whole month to play along.  You can check out all the detail HERE.

On to my card, I used one of my favorite stamps from SBS.  This is Betty from the Everyday Emo collection.

Goodies that I used:
Simply Betty Stamps Betty from the Everyday Emo collection
Echo Park Victorian Garden paper pad
Snail mail, email, twitter, Facebook, phone stamp from Karen Lockhart
Tim Holtz Sizzix scallop die
Twine, washi paper tape, clipboard

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!  Hugs!

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Wednesday, already?!

Hello and it's already Wednesday?!  How about a CAS card today?   I just love the Zoo Crew set from Paper Smoohes, totally FUN!!!  Got to love this adorable giraffe and I added the big goggly eye.

Blog you tomorrow!

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Softpencil Tuesdays

Hello and happy Tuesday to you!  You know it, it's Softpencil time.   I'm using a super cute digi stamp today, she is called Charming Flowers from the Spring Collection.  And since Charmy, the adorable fairy is spreading her fairy dust over the flowers, I have the perfect paper from Prima.  Check out Charmy's new friend, the fairy on the lower left side, hehe!

Goodies that I used:
Softpencil Charming Flowers digi stamp
Prima Sweet Fairy paper pads
Timeless Twine in raspberry lemonade
Bling, button

Monday, June 11, 2012

No boys allowed...

Woohoo.... Happy Monday!  And no boys allowed for today!  Haha!  I'm totally in the mood for pink, so pink hair it's for this super cute chica from Simply Betty Stamps, this is Lolli.  Isn't she darling?

Goodies that I used:
Simply Betty Stamps Lolli
Card base from Memory Box
Pattern Paper from the Girl's Paperie
No boys allowed is from a ticket book from Melissa Francis
Pink heart button, twine, bling, white gel and stardust pens

Sunday, June 10, 2012

Hey dude!

Hey dudes or dudettes!  How's you doing?   As for me... I had so much fun playing along the Greeting Farm Farm Fresh Friday, and for this week... the theme is to create a masculine card in honor of Fathers' Day.   Creating a masculine card is always super tough!  But I decided to give it a try... And Viola!!!  I love blue hair!

Goodies that I used:
WS Edward from the Greeting Farm
Sentiment from Paper Smooches Little Fella stamp set
Tim Holtz Sizzix movers/shapers die telephone and typewriter set
Paper from Fancy Pants Designs English Garden
Twine, button

Saturday, June 9, 2012

Good Friends

Hello hello and happy Saturday to you!  I hope you have something fun for this weekend.  As for me, I have to work... but it's okay, I will have a couple days off this coming week.  Hurray!  And my crafty friends and I will be going shopping at our LSS.  I can't wait...

Until then, I decided to play with some of my 'older' goodies.  I used one of the Sweet Pea Stamps Elaine Cox Alice Croquet Game, and some super cool pattern paper/

Goodies that I used:
Sweet Pea Stamps Elaine Cox Alice Croquet Game
Paper from Webster Pages Your Life Beautiful
Memory Box pattern paper (from my stash)
Flowers, twine, blings

Friday, June 8, 2012

I miss you so much!

TGIF!  How are you?  I hope you are ready for the weekend.  Until then...  how about something sweet? The adorable Tilda with her beautiful sunflower.  She is just darling!!!  

Goodies that I used:
Tilda from Magnolia
Sentiment from Paper Smooches
Snail 'Tucker' from Purple Onion Designs
Creative Imaginations Devotion paper pad
Twine and hearts

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Softpencil Tuesdays.

Hello and happy Softpencil Tuesday!  I hope you are having a great week!  I want to send you lots of Best Wishes from one of my favorite Softpencil character.  Please say hello to Sunny... isn't he too cute?  Awwww.... he's holding a big bouquet of flowers.  You can get Sunny with flowers at the Softpencil shop!

Goodies that I used:
Softpencil digi stamp Sunny with flowers
Design paper from SEI sunny day
Sentiment is from Paper Smooches simply said
Round scallop circle was cut by Spellbinder die and stamped with Hero Arts background stamps

Sunday, June 3, 2012

A tough challenge.

Hello hello and I hope you had a great weekend!  I decided to play along the Greeting Farm Farm Fresh Challenge and boy... it's sure a challenge!  We have to dig deep into my stash and incorporate one of my oldest item.  So, I remembered I got these huge flowers.... I cut the flowers in half and used it as a background.   And, I even use one of my older TGF Anya stamps too.

Hope you like it and thanks for stopping by.

Friday, June 1, 2012

Wish you are here!

Happy Friday, how are you?  I hope you are ready for the weekend?   As for me, I have to work, but no worries there...  Have to work to earn some $$, so that I can buy some more goodies, right? !  Just a simple card today.  I just love this stamp from Stampotique which I picked up at my LSS a while back.  So simple, but super super cute!  And for the background, I used the letterpress technique with the Tim Holtz subway embossing folder.

Goodies that I used:
Adorable stamp from Stampotique
Tim Holtz Subway embossing folder
Japanese washi paper tape