Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Mo Jo Monday card Sketch # 168

I did 2 variations of this sketch challenge, because I just like to play and that
way I got 2 different christmas cards! The silver snowfake one I did the batik method,
wish you could see the detail better of the silver and platinum sponging!
the traditional one is finished with a pearl pin, and my fav. christmas set!
thanks for looking!

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Mo Jo Monday Sketch Challenge # 167

So my Goal is to make 2 Christmas Cards a day, and here is today's!
MoJo's challenge Sketch # 167. I used the Deck the Halls designer paper from SU, and verve set
Glad Tidings. I love these Muted, more old fashioned papers for Christmas!
thanks for looking!

Sunday, November 7, 2010

mojo sketch # 163 "appreciate what is"

Finally Getting a sketch challenge done! I have been so busy getting ready
for my fall craft show! Not sure if you can tell , but the yellow background is sprayed with
gold glow smooch sprintz by stampin up and the leaf under the ribbon has
the new champagne glass glitter by stampin up on it..I have had alot of fun with
that stuff!!!!
Being that it was a beautiful fall, I felt inspired to do a leaf card and use the appreciate what is
thanks for stopping by and looking!

Monday, November 1, 2010


So I haven't been doing any cards or scrapbooking...trying to get ready for my craft show coming up! here is just some of the things I have been making!

Sunday, September 26, 2010

Mo Jo Monday sketch # 157

my #157 card just in time! I was so wanting to play with this chandelier stamp!
the little squares tiles on the right I made in pottery class!!!! just a little out of the elements
for a card ,but wanted to try it! I hope you like!

Monday, September 13, 2010

MO JO Monday sketch challenge # 156! a Pirate Happy Birthday!

I've been dying to play with this set and today's challenge sketch worked perfect!
I had some of the skull and cross bone paper for the background and it as hello!
then I printed the little inside saying on the computer in the "thriller" font !
thanks for looking!

Sunday, September 12, 2010

MoJo Monday sketch challenge #155

Here's my take on this weeks sketch challenge from MOJO..
I decided to do a non traditional wedding card ( by using color instead of white)
stamps set is by verve stamps, papers by S>U>

Sunday, August 29, 2010

More fun stuff I've been playing with!!!

More stuff that is on my ETSY :)...
I have been having fun making this metal layered flower magnets ....
I emboss them with my cuttlebug folders, paint and sand them.... and my cousin and I made the centers from clay and she fired them ( except the purple one)
the butterfly I just made into a hanging thingy ( LOL) and I used the gold leafing flakes fun!

anniversary wishes

a Friend needed a anniversary card.... more playing!
new paper from STampin Up.. stamp set is verve and hero arts..
I have been looking for a little dragonfly punch and finally found one, aint the dragonfly cute?? wit hthe little mini chrystals.......
I also made another for my ETSY , so it will be going on my etsy store! check it outS

MoJo Monday sketch # 153 "MoNsTeR hUgS" !

finally got to play with my ctmh stuff! I love this monster set and
thought it would be great for kids b/d , not just halloween!
new ctmh colors! I used Gypsy, sunset, pear, and lagoon,
ribbon and button on not ctmh..
thanks for looking!

Wednesday, August 18, 2010

MoJo Monday sketch # 152

trying a set I just got from VERVE.. I so love their stamps!!!!
and actually, don't know if you can really tell, the other paper color I used was
like very dark purple..or mulberry, ( not the sqaure brown)
little out of the box, but I liked it! thanks for looking at my artwork!

Sunday, August 15, 2010

mo jo Monday sketch challenge #151

Great Sketch this week! I often like to do a female version and male version of
the here are mine! I love the new diamond plate embossing folder by cuttlebug! it is awesome for the man cards!!!!!!!I found some quickcutz light metal sticker sheets..... it looks like REAL diamond plate!
the female version is a set from verve stamps I just got and what a fun set with some bling!!!! "hello girlfriend" is hero arts...also used another fun new embossing folder from Tim HOltz/ sizzix on that one!
creating is glorious!

Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Mo Jo Monday Sketch # 150 COURAGE CARD

I just had to do another one! this was a fun sketch!
thanks for looking and checkin out my cards!
this will also be for sale on my Etsy shop!
check out my link on the top right for my shop!

Mo Jo Monday Sketch #150 A Get Well

Here is my First Card for this week's sketch! I really liked this one!
I love this challenges!

Saturday, July 31, 2010

MoJo Monday sketch # 149 "your a star!"

Here's my Mojo card ! Your a Star! very simple, but fun and for
a guy or girl birthday! this will be in My Etsy shop for sale!
check out my store!

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Mo Jo Monday sketch challenge # 148 Anniversary Wishes

I love this week's sketch! Time for an annivesary card... stamp set by verve...

Monday, July 12, 2010

Mo Jo sketch 147

I did baby cards for this card challenge and did one blue and one pink!
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I have a great passion for creating, and have been stamping and scrapbooking for over 15 years now! I absolutely love handmaking things and haven taken over an entire room in our basement as a"craft room".

I have been married to my wonderful husband Kurt for 23 years, and have three daughters ages 21, 19, and 15. We love animals and have two dogs and several horses.
I also enjoy hairstyling and run my own hair salon.