Monday, December 19, 2016
I love the theme for our challenge over at BBTB2. Susan has chosen to use a Nativity scene or a Menorah on our card or project. I chose these images from A Quilted Christmas. I love this cartridge, although I have issues with some of these intricate cuts. UGH. I followed a sketch from the Mojomonday blog. These sketches really help to motivate me. Come and join us and link up your project with us. I can't wait to see what you come up with. tfl.
Monday, December 12, 2016
Here is another ornament card:
I found this card in the freebies in the Cricut Design Studio.
Monday, December 5, 2016
Hello again, I have the challenge this week, over at BBTB2. I thought it would be fun to have wording be the focus of your card or project. This label came from the Artfully Sent cartridge and I then re-arranged the wording to where I wanted it. I like using the slice feature in the Design Space. The carolers came from the Winter Frolic cartridge. I would love to see what you come up with. There are so many ideas!! tfl.
Monday, November 28, 2016
Valentyna, my amazingly, talented design sister, over at BBTB2, has chosen a Christmas wreath for our challenge this week. I found this pretty wreath in the Holiday Cakes cartridge. I found the holly in the Stretch Your Imagination cartridge and the wording from Artiste. I used a Mojo Monday sketch to make my card. Come and join the fun and check out what my other design sisters have come up with. tfl.
Monday, November 21, 2016
We are having another Thanksgiving theme over at BBTB2 and Susan has chosen anything with "thanks or thankful". Well you really can't make a project for Thanksgiving without it, right? For the label, I used an image from Lacey Labels, the pumpkins from Pooh and Friends and the corn schalk is from my Silhouette Cameo. The grass came from Zooballoo. I used quite a few different cartridges. I thank God for my many blessings and His guidance in my life. I could not go through life without His care. tfl.
Monday, November 14, 2016
This cute scarecrow is from Lisa from Pretty Paper Pretty Ribbons and I cut it with my Silhouette Cameo. The frame and the card base is from the Art Philosophy cartridge. I just love scarecrows, especially cute ones like this one. Our challenge over at BBTB2 is anything Thanksgiving related. How easy is that. Michelle, our amazing team sister has picked the challenge for this week. Come and join us. tfl.
Monday, November 7, 2016
Monday, October 31, 2016
This is another Halloween card for the challenge over at BBTB2 and Marti has chosen to use a flourish on our card or project. I am still in the Halloween mode and decided to make a Halloween card. The images came from the Create with Flourish cartridge and I made this into an easel card. I put some stickles on the moon. Come and check out what my design sisters have come up with.
This is another card that I made for the challenge: I am not terribly crazy about this Halloween card. The card below used the Creative Cards cartridge and the flower is from Bits and Pieces. tfl
Monday, October 24, 2016
Here are a couple of some little monsters for a Halloween card for my grandkids. I got the images from the Mini Monsters and Create a Critter 2 cartridges. Other than that, easy peasy. I am so enjoying the fall season. We just got back from a trip to North Carolina to see my parents. We always enjoy hiking in the beautiful mountains. Our son Kenton came along, too. I am always enjoying the time spent with our boys. tfl.
Ken and I with my Mom and Dad
Our son, Kenton
Monday, October 17, 2016
It is time for a Halloween challenge over at BBTB2 and Laurie is our talented design sister with the challenge for this week. I used the Cricut Font and Basic Shapes for my lettering, which I stretched to fit in this space. This is an easel card. I found this ghost at the Silhouette Design Store. That's it. I can't wait to see what you come up with. Come and join us. tfl.
Monday, October 10, 2016
Monday, October 3, 2016
I have another Halloween card for the challenge over at BBTB2. Our challenge is to use a frame on our card or project. I found this frame from the Elegant Edges cartridge and the witches hat is from the Mini Monsters cartridge. Easy peasy. Come and check out the other projects that my other design sisters have come up with. tfl.
Monday, September 26, 2016
Monday, September 19, 2016
Well, it is almost apple season or will soon be, so I chose using an apple on your project over at BBTB2. I am in charge of picking the challenge this week. Can't you just taste that wonderful apple?? There are alot of apples to choose from and I can't wait to see what you come up with. I got this cute image from the Kate's ABC's cartridge, one of my favorites. The sentiment is from the Just Because cartridge. You should go check out what my amazing design sisters have come up with!! tfl.
Wednesday, September 14, 2016
Monday, September 12, 2016
Monday, September 5, 2016
Monday, August 29, 2016
Michelle is our talented designer from BBTB2 with the challenge of Back to School. I bet you know some little ones that are headed back to school. My layout is to display pictures of my grandchildren on their first day back to school. Big Bird came from the Sesame Street Seasons cartridge and the layout is from Family Album. The school came from My Community cartridge. One of my grandsons was so excited, he was bouncing off the walls and wanted to leave for school way before it was time to go. It was so funny. Come and join the fun at BBTB2. tfl.
Monday, August 22, 2016
Monday, August 15, 2016
Well this is the anniversary card that I gave my husband. This was also made for a challenge over at BBTB2 and Maureen is in charge of our challenge this week. She has chosen a wedding or anniversary project. My card base came from the Artfully Sent cartridge, wording from Beyond Birthdays. tfl.
Monday, August 8, 2016
Monday, August 1, 2016
Monday, July 25, 2016
Monday, July 18, 2016
Monday, July 11, 2016
Emily is our amazing design sister at BBTB2with the challenge for this week. It is a beach themed challenge. I picked the wording from the Life's a Beach challenge and the relaxing lady is from the Fun in the Sun cartridge and the sun from Pooh and Friends. This makes you want to relax, too, right??? Come and join the fun and link up your project with us. Check out what my amazingly talented design sisters have come up with. tfl.
Monday, July 4, 2016
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Monday, June 27, 2016
Monday, June 20, 2016
BBTB2 is to use two of something on our card or project. This image comes from the Birthday Bash cartridge and that's about it. The image pretty much fills up the whole card. I made this card for one of my son's birthday. tfl.
Monday, June 13, 2016
It is time to celebrate Father's Day. Michelle is the designer in charge of the challenge over at BBTB2 and that is to make a card or project for Father's Day. I made this card for my Dad using the Summer Celebrations cartridge for the wording and the tie comes from Wrap it up. Happy Father's Day to all the Dad's out there. tfl.
Monday, June 6, 2016
Monday, May 30, 2016
This is another card from the Spring Fling cartridge. Easy, peasy. Maureen over at BBTB2 has challenged us to make a graduation or thank you card. I chose to make a thank you card because I don't have any graduations this year. The flowers come from the Spring Fling cartridge and the background layer is from the Artfully Sent cartridge. Come and join the fun. tfl.
Monday, May 23, 2016
Monday, May 16, 2016
I made this card for a good friend who is moving to Florida. I will miss her terribly. Have you ever made a friend instantly, that is this case with this special lady. I used my Silhouette Cameo to make the card base, so the scooter would slide in the slot. The lady on the scooter is from the Sweethearts cartridge, palm tree from Sesame Street Seasons and the sun from Poo and Friends. This card was made for the challenge over at BBTB2. Laurie is our talented designer in charge of the challenge this week, which is to use a tree on our card or project. Please come and join the fun!! tfl.
Monday, May 9, 2016
Hello again, it is time for another challenge over at BBTB2 and L.B. is my design sister with the challenge for this week. We are to use a camera in our card or project. I found this camera in the Family Album cartridge and decided to use the layout that goes along with it. Sorry about the glare on one of the pictures. There are alot of camera images to choose from. Come and join the fun!!! tfl.
Monday, May 2, 2016
Happy Mother's Day to all you wonderful mothers out there. We are to use a flower vase or a bouquet of flowers to celebrate this special day. Emily is our talented designer with the challenge this week over at BBTB2. I used the cartridge Spring Fling to make my vase and flowers. I enjoy using this cartridge with the pen feature and cut. It adds so much to the image. I am sending this card to my mother in law. Hope she likes it. Come and join us, I can't wait to see all the bouquets of flowers. tfl.
Monday, April 25, 2016
I am in charge of the challenge over at BBTB2. and I thought it would be fun to use an umbrella in your card or project. After all, April showers make May flowers!! I found this umbrella and boots in Nate's Abc's. The flower is from Kate's Abc's and the label is from Art Philosophy. I was hoping to brighten someone's day who is having chemo right now. Come and join us for the fun. tfl.
Monday, April 18, 2016
There are so many birdie images to choose from for our challenge over at BBTB2. I am hosting for Brenda who has chosen the fun challenge of using a bird in our card or project. I decided to go vintage and make this card for my mother in law's birthday. She likes birdies and used to feed them and watch for them in her yard. She is in assisted living now, so I wanted to bring the birdie inside to her. The bird house is from Cindy Lou as well as the flourish. The birdie came from Create a Critter, the flowers and leaves from Artiste and the tag is from George. Come and join the fun!! tfl.
Monday, April 11, 2016
Monday, April 4, 2016
Michelle is our amazingly talented design sister with the challenge over at BBTB2 and she has chosen butterflies and bees. What fun is that!!! I picked this pretty butterfly from the Florals Embellished cartridge. I followed a sketch from Mojo Monday blog. It sure helps with making a design for the card. Come and join the fun. I can't wait to see all the butterflies and bees!! tfl.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Monday, March 28, 2016
Friday, March 25, 2016
Hello, I was asked to be a guest designer for the Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbons site. You just have to check out the cute images!! There are so many fun things that I just wanted to try. In the end, I came up with these two cards. I totally enjoyed working with the images. The first card is a step card and I love all the egg cuts and the Hoppy Easter title. The second card is very simeple. This little duckie, I have used before and I think he is soooo cute. Thanks again for choosing me and thanks for looking!!