Tuesday, May 31, 2011


Here's my LO for Pencil Lines Sketch 240. Loved playing with Echo Parks Springtime papers  and my new Hero Arts stamp here!

Title: Two-thless
Journaling: Bianca lost 2 teeth within a week of each other & the 1st thing she said, "A, I still cute?"...she is now taking care of the remaining front tooth lest she becomes "ugly." May 2011
Materials: Cardstock, Ink, Pen, Fabric and foam alphabets - American Crafts; Patterned papers - Echo Park; Stamp - Hero Arts; Mist - Tattered Angels

Hope you can join us for this week's challenge!

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Pencil Lines Sketch 238

Here's my LO for Pencil LInes Sketch 238. This turned out to be a challenging LO for me...for the longest time I couldn't figure out how to make all the elements that I wanted to put to work together.

Title: Favorite Princess
Materials: Cardstock - American Crafts; Patterned papers, ribbon, die-cut stickers - Pebbles Inc; Thickers - American Crafts; MIst - Tattered Angels; misc lace; stencil - Prima; Punch - Martha Stewart

Hope you can join us for a chance to win a kit from Scrap Rat Kits!

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

What A Doll!

Here's my LO for Butterfly Crafts May Challenge.

Title: What a Doll!
Materials: Cardstock - American Crafts; Patterned papers - My Little Shoebox; Mists - Tattered Angels; Foam Thickers - American Crafts; Glitter Stickers - Making Memories

The challenge is to create something inspired by this Harajuku Lovers print ad.

Hope you find the time to join us this month!

Monday, May 16, 2011


I am so excited to share my current fave LO that is up on the Pebbles blog! Today is Mix & Match Day and I put together products from the Happy Go Lucky and Ever After collections.

I love how colorful this LO turned out...so perfect for the pics of my girls with Tinkerbell! I used a sunburst design here again (can't blame me if the weather is so hot right now, may as well let it inspire me...), played with some of my new border punches and added some of the new gorgeous chipboard flowers and brads from Pebbles!

Title: Tink
Pebbles supplies used: Happy Go Lucky Cheery (751080), Happy Go Lucky Carefree (751083), Happy Go Lucky Happy (751091), Happy Go Lucky Chipboard Flowers (747071), Happy Go Lucky Glitter Flower Brads (747076), Happy Go Lucky Fabric Brads (747077), Happy Go Lucky Candy Dots Boysenberry (747080), Ever After Royal Garden (751106), Ever After Little Princess (751107), Ever After Sparkle (751113), Ever After Royal Banner (751115); Other supplies used: Thickers (American Crafts), Ink (Clearsnap), Punches (EK Success)

Scrapfit Workout 44 - Stand By Your Man

Here's my LO for Scrapfit's Workout 44. I am so glad that I finally got to use these old Prima papers circa 2009...love all the bright colors. Plus, I finally got my Slice Elite upgrade and I'm really loving not having to adjust the blade whatever it is I'm cutting, paper, cardstock, corrugated board or even cork!
Title: #1 Dude
Materials: Patterned papers, epoxy stickers - Prima; Cardstock - Bazzil, DCWV; Ink - Clearsnap; Tickets - Jenni Bowlin; Pen - American Crafts; misc corrugated board, cork board; MM Slice Just Chillin' card

You have until the end of the month to join us for this challenge for a chance to win a prize!

Friday, May 13, 2011

Celebrate The Simple Things

Here's my LO for Color Combos Galore Challenge 192. I love the colors of this palette and even if I didn't have any lilac patterned papers, I was able to make a LO using cardstock and with the help of my punches and Slice machine.
Title: Celebrate the Simple Things
Materials: Cardstock - American Crafts, DCWV; Patterned Papers - Basic Grey; Fabric Sticker - Webster's Pages; Rub-ons, Pen - American Crafts; Stamp - Glitz; Ink - Clearsnap; Punches - Martha Stewart, EK Success; Slice Machine; misc chipboard, lace

This is a beautiful color combo and I hope you get to try it out!

Sunday, May 8, 2011


Here's my Mother's Day LO I made using Nikki Sivils Scrapbooker's Max & Mollie collection. I love this photo with my kids taken over a year ago. I really feel blessed in all aspects of my life and thank God everyday for it. I don't know what I did to deserve this life but maybe in a past life...I must've done something good...

Title: Blessed
Materials: Patterned papers, buttons, stickers - Nikki Sivils; Cardstock - Bazzil; Pen, Foam Thickers - American Crafts; Punches - Martha Stewart

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Charming Girl

This week at Pebbles Inc, we're doing a swap with sister-company American Crafts to show how beautifully the products from these two wonderful brands work together! Wonder if anyone can tell which papers are from Pebbles and which are from AC?

Title: Charming Girl

Journaling: You are beautiful inside & out...Nadya Feb 2011

Pebbles supplies used: Happy Go Lucky Carefree (751083), Ever After Little Princess (751107), Ever After Enchanted (751108), Ever After Sparkle (751113), Ever After Blushing Princess (751114), Happy Go Lucky Layered Embellishments Flowers (747073), Ever After Jewel Candy Dots (747102), Mr. & Mrs. Pearl Candy Dot Flourishes (747081), Ever After Word Dimensional Stickers (732047)

American Crafts supplies used: Confetti Holly Hazelnut (35323), Confetti Archie Angel Food (35329, Confetti Lucy Lemon Twist (35331), Hello Sunshine Delight (35399), Hello Sunshine Bliss (35395), Peachy Keen Made in the Shade (35379), Thickers Sunset (53183), Peachy Keen Flair Good Golly (70068), Hello Sunshine Sunbeam Butterflies (72011), Peachy Keen Bits Tags (85543), Campy Trails Ribbon (89396), Memory Marker Chestnut (6107)

Other supplies used: Ink

Monday, May 2, 2011

Scrapfit Workout 43 - Only You

This month's 1st challenge at ScrapFit is to use the words "Only You" for our title...and here's what I made.
Title: Only You
Materials: Patterned papers, felt, buttons, brads, paper & chipboard flowers - Pebbles Inc; Foam alpha - American Crafts; twine - The Twinery;

I used the new Happy Go Lucky collection from Pebbles Inc for this LO...I just love how fun and colorful this collection is!!!

Hope you can join us in this challenge for a chance to win prizes from Scrapbook Circle and Chelle's Creations!

Pencil Lines Sketch 236

This week's sketch and prize at Pencil Lines is provided by Amanda Jones.
Title: My Inspiration
Materials: Patterned papers, ribbon - American Crafts; Felt - Fancy Pants; Buttons - Junkitz, Nikki Sivils; Sticker - 7 Gypsies; Diecut - Anna Griffin; twine - The Twinery; pen - American Crafts; ink - Clearsnap; masking tape - miscellaneous

Join us this week at Pencil Lines for a chance to win a monthly kit from Amanda's shop ScrapRat.

Pretend Play

I created this LO for Nikki Sivils' April Challenge "Are You Foolin Me?" which is to make a LO about funny things.
Title: Pretend Play
Journaling: The kids had a great time when we visited Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum at the Peak in Hong Kong. They met Tiger Woods, Mozart, Hitler, watched Shakespeare as he wrote and even got a chance to be in a painting! Jan 2010
Materials: Patterned paper, stickers, buttons - Nikki Sivils; Foam Alpha, pen, foam tape - American Crafts; twine - The Twinery

I hope you can join us for this month's challenge. You have until May 28th to link your Lo up on the blog for a chance to win some Nikki Sivils products!

Sunday, May 1, 2011

CCG 190

Here's my LO for Color Combos Galore #190.

We are featuring Nikki Sivils' "It's Raining, It's Pouring" line this week, as well. For locals, this line is now available at Lasting Impression. I hope you get the chance to join us for this week's cool color challenge.