Friday, February 25, 2011

Driving By With A Birthday "Hi"!

Over at (passion for promarkers) the challenge this week is "one for the boys". This is what I came up with. Here is the recipe:
Driving by with a birthday "Hi"!
Card base: 5.5 x 4.25
Cardstock: Core'dinations
Printed Paper: Complete Boy (MME)
Stamped Images: Stampin Up!
Baker's Twine & Jute: Reasonable Ribbon
Scallop Shape: Spellbinders Nestability
Misc: White Pen, Black Pen,
Cat's Eye Chestnut Roan
Shape Truck is on: Cut in SCAL
Promarker Colors Used: Black, Slate,
Ice Grey 1, Ice Grey 3, Indigo Blue, Pastel Blue,
Turquoise, and Mandarin

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Anything Card

Hi Guys and Gals! This month at my house has been one big sick place! First my oldest son got sick, then my husband, then me and then my youngest. The only one who didn't get it (knock on wood) was my middle son. I got it the worst. I got bronchitis, a sinus infection and the flu all at once! That just stunk! It took two weeks to recover (and my house work still hasn't, but I am me again...yeah! So here is a little card I made for any occassion. No Cricut this time, how did I manage?! TFL!
Anything Card Recipe
Flower: fan fold flower
Score a 12" x 1" strip of paper every 1/4".
Fold scores back and forth. Glue at ends.
Push down in the middle.
Glue something in the middle.
Cuttlebug Folder: Houndstooth
Circle behind flower: Sizzix die
Ribbon & Fabric: from my stash
Epoxy Button: Making Memories
Red Cardstock: Core'dinations
Black and White Cardstock: DCWV Black Currant
Corner Rounder: Corner Chomper
Have A Great Day!

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Some Dino Fun-Boys Will Be Boys

I got Boys Will Be Boys a while ago and haven't used it til now. I just love it. I say that about all my Cricut cartridges, don't! I do have 3 boys, so I just knew it would be a great cart. I wanted to add some boy cards to my stash and I thought this would be the perfect cart to do it with. Here is the recipe and thanks for looking!
Have A Dino-Mite Birthday! &
You Are DinoMite!
Cricut Cart: Boys Will Be Boys
Printed Paper: K&Co.
Cardstock: Core'dinations, Bazzill &
The Paper Co.
Ink: Cat's Eye Chalk Ink Chestnut Roan
Printed Sayings: From Computer
Font: Fatty Arbuckle
Fabric Strip: From my stash

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Altered Frame-Mother's Day Boquet

I made this altered frame for my mama for Mother's Day. I know it is a bit early but it just came to me and I had to do it now! Her favorite color is blue. When I give it to her it will have a picture of my 3 boys in it. Here is the recipe:
Mother's Day Frame
Cricut Cartridge: Mother Day Boquet for flowers
I also used some homemade glimmer spray and
dry embossed some of the flowers.
Frame: Michaels
Brads: MAMBI
Ribbon: from my stash
Stick Pins: Making Memories
Patterned Paper: K&Co.
Cardstock: Core'dinations
Thanks for looking!!!!