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Showing posts from May, 2011

Becky Flecks Card Sketch Monday

Our Design Team is using some wonderful card maps from Becky Fleck's website here to create some quick and easy cards for you today!  UR Awesome by Brittny Kilvaug Supply List: Best Creation BB002 Baseball BB005 Spirit BB006 Home Run BB009 Team Tags BB012 Glitter Element Stickers BB013 Glitter Combo Stickers FT001 Foam Tape Stampin’ Up Scallop Edge Punch "Thanks" by Karen Taylor Celebrate by Jodi Wilton   supplies: IA016, IA009, BGP215 Designers Tips: Try flipping elements of the sketch!  I did this by rotating the banner in card #1 from a vertical direction  to a horizontal direction.  Also, try using BEST CREATION  foam tape to layer elements in your card! Celebrate by Jodi Wilton supplies: BGP215, IA013, IA012, IA016 **Other Products used: Kraft Cardstock and Bakers Twine Thinking of you by Julie Walton Supplies: Basic Glitter Dot paper Gone Camping Mini - GC 016 Gone Camping Stickers -  GC 012 Ribbon - Fancy Pants I

It's our "Summer Fun" Blog Hop!!

Grab your suntan lotion and a towel everyone and  get ready for a fun " Summertime Blog Hop" to get some great ideas to get caught up with old summer photos and lots of ideas for inspiring you for this summer too!! Our first stop on this weekend hop is to Liz's blog and then off to a idea packed hop with the rest of the team  and our Guest Designer for this month Shannon Morgan... And of course we have lots of chances to Win some of our New June releases and 6x6 mini packs too!!!  Be sure and leave a comment on either Facebook or the blog or sign up as a new Follower!!! Contest ends midnight Sun. New Rock Star Collection Preview  New Loops and Scoops Collection Preview New Splash Fun Collection Preview And of course our DT loves, loves, loves to hear from you so leave them comments too!! Just in case you get off track here is the order and the links for you..... Liz Chidester Katarina Damm Alicia Barry Kim Holmes Brittny Kilvaug Petra Offrell Karen Taylor

Invite your friends for a party!!!

Getting together with family and friends for barbacues  in the summer is one of the best things in life and setting the mood with the right decorations makes it even more fun and festive for everyone that is attending your event... so with that in mind we have ideas for you from an adorable silverware caddy and banner to invitations to announce the fun event!! "Silverware Caddy" by Kim Holmes  Kim made this super adorable silverware caddy from an old pop bottle carrier that she had laying around. She covered it and added stickers and then filled it with lots of utensils for all her guests to use for the party. Supplies Used: IA004, IA005, IA006, IA013, IA012 Made from: "Liberty Star" by Debbie Sherman Debbie used purchase cardboard star and covered it with pieces of patriotic papers in alternate colors. For the center and title she used a Spellbinders die and put on one of  our stickers and layered the hat and ribbon on top of that. To hang it up

Let's Hear it for the Red, White and Blue

It's Monday and we have some really adorable ideas for you today to use our brand New I love America Collection .  This paper is filled with lots of bright colors and embossed  glitter that really, really makes it fun to work with... it's great for all those picnic photos, 4th of July, family photos, military and  just about anything that has red, white and blue in the photo. and it's time for a giveaway so be sure and leave a comment telling us how you like it and how you would like to use it for a chance to win a pack of these new papers..... Who couldn't resist the chance to get a hold of some of this right?  "Fireworks"by our Guest Designer Shannon Morgan Our first page is from Shannon and she used one of the new diecuts and distressed it and the red glitter paper that she used for the backround.  She created her title by hand drawing out the letters and then matted it and cut it out. She also distressed the photos and added tiny white borders