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 I like Paper


“It is impossible to rightly govern a nation 
without God and the Bible.”
**George Washington**


 
I choose to build my life
around the principles of the Bible

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Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Carson First Day of School

Howdy Crafters - My youngest grandson, Carson
pre-school gradation photo U of M- 2016
is starting Kindergarten, and his sister, Taylor is graduating high school this year! My, my time fly's so quickly - seems like yesterday Carson was a baby and Taylor was 5-years old starting kindergarten - thanks for stopping by and have a blessed week ~ Gail ~


Recipe
White cardstock for base of Card
IO Shaker acrylic - and Cardstock overlay - Recollections beads
Patterned cardstock Goofy - cut with Fiskars Square punch
Carson created with rub-ons
Yellow cardstock to cut Stitched banner by Verse - Black Sharpie to write K for Kindergarten
Clear Dollar Stamps for creating First Day Sentiment - yellow cardstock cut in a banner
School bus Stamp by Basic Grey - fussy cut- Versafine black ink
Yellow Ruler Washi Tape I have had for years as a former teachers
Black Sharpie Marker to create road for bus
Inside card - Studio G Sentiment Versafine black ink

It would be an honor to share with
Just Keep on Creating AG
Simon Says Monday - Stitches #4 - Stitched Die banner 
CHN Patterned Paper Challenge
Simon Says Wednesday - use stamps - inside sentiment is a stamp and the bus on the front is a stamp #1
 DLART Thankful Thursday Monthly Linky
Simon Says Wednesday Anything Goes #1

WAW August


Howdy Crafters! 
It is time for another fun challenge at Word Art Wednesday! Come on over and join in  - our Sponsor this week is Simon Says! Whoot! Whoot!

Please be sure to read and understand the rules for the challenge - WAW is a family-friendly challenge. A scripture is provided each week, but you do not have to use the scripture to enter the challenge or qualify for the prize. Also, Challenges at Word Art Wednesday are ALWAYS anything goes with a sentiment - now how easy is that!!

Here is My Design Team Creation



You can download the FREE scripture digital at the Word Art Wednesday Blog Challenge

Come on over and enter the Bi-weekly challenge - have a blessed week! Gail

Recipe
White Cardstock for base of card
Scor-Pal to score base of card
Spellbinders Rectangle dies to cut mats and digital
WAW Digital Stamp
Pop up tape behind Digital Stamp
Simon Says Friendship blooms butterfly and die cut - you can purchase HERE
Stampendous Embossing ink and gold Embossing powder
Pop up tape behind the butterflies
Bakers Twine - Red 
Red Cardstock
Blue Cardstock

It would be an honor to share with:
 Just Keep on Creating AG

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Sydney Back to School


Howdy Crafters - This card is for Sydney -
she will be starting 8th grade in September. Thank you for stopping by - Gail ~

Recipe
White cardstock - scor-pal
White cardstock for mat - Cuttlebug Swiss Dot Embossing Folder
Cricut
Cricut Cartridge Nifty Fifty's - page 30-- 4 inches
Black, Pink and White Cardstock - Swiss Dot Embossing Folder - White Pearl
Stitched Tag - Die Cut from Verse - Pink Cardstock - Micron Ink Pen to write message
Inside - Studio G Sentiment - Verafine Black Ink

It would be an honor to share with 
 Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Me Monday #3
 Just Keep on Creating AG Unlimited
Simon Says Monday - Stitches #3 - Stitched Die banner
 Die Cuttin Divas Anything Goes #3
Stamploration CAS #3




Walker - Back To School


Howdy Crafters - This card is for Walker
- my second born grandchild - he will be starting 10th grad this year ~ Time is so flying! Thanks for stopping by ~ Gail ~!

Recipe
White cardstock for base of card - scor-pal
Designer patterned and textured cardstock for mat
Cricut Machine
Nifty Fifty's Cartridge - page 60  4 inch cut
Kraft for pants - distressed with Rangers Sepia Archival Ink
Kraft Paper Studio Patterned cardstock for shirt
Black for suspenders and boy cut
Pink for tie
Pop up tape behind the boy die cut
Micron Ink Pen to write Back To School and do Faux Stitching around mat on front of card
INSIDE Card - Studio G Sentiment Versafine Black Ink

It would be an honor to share with

Fantabulous Circut Challenge Me Monday - Back To School #2

CHN Patterned Paper Challenge

Simon Says Monday - Stitches Faux or Real #2

Just Keep on Creating September

Die Cuttin Divas Anything Goes #2

DLART Thankful Thursday Monthly Linky 

Taylor Back To School


Howdy Crafters
This card is for Taylor,
my first born grandchild - she will be a senior - where does the time go??? Thanks for stopping by! Gail

Recipe
Cricut Machine
Nifty Fifty's Cartridge - Page page 44 cut 4 inches
Pink, White, Blue cardstock
Cuttlebug Swiss Embossing Folder
Pearls for earring and belt
Pop up tape behind girl
Back to School banner from a note pad I had years ago as a teacher - recycled
INSIDE - Studio G - Sentiment Versafine Black Ink
White cardstock for base of card - Blue Cardstock for mat

It would be an honor to share with:

Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Challenge me Monday- Back To School #1

Die Cuttin Divas Anything Goes #1

Just Keep on Creating September

Monday, August 29, 2016

Coffee Card

Howdy Crafters
I created this coffee card using a TH Embossing Folder on the square green cardstock with a STAMPloration coffee cup stamp - thanks for stopping by and have a blessed week ~ Gail ~

Recipe
Yellow Cardstock for base - scor-pal
Green cardstock for mat 1 - TH Embossing Folder
Bakers Twine
STAMPlorations coffee cup stamp - Kraft Cardstock - Brown Ink
Sentiment Stamp Brown Ink
WRMK Corner Rounder
3 Pearls

It would be an honor to share with:
Simon Says Make it Wednesday Peridot #2
Just Keep on Creating AG Unlimited
Simon Says Monday - It's Hip to be Square #5

STAMPLORATION -  AG - CAS Challenge










STAMPloration Never Ending Challenge AG with Stamploration product


Masculine Get Well


Howdy Crafters - I did some masking on this creation - giving this to my brother who is recovery from surgery - have a blessed week and thank you so much for dropping by ~ Gail ~

Recipe
Kraft cardstock for base of card
TH Tree Branches Embossing Folder
Brown Ribbon
Hero Arts Get Well Stamps - Versamark Ink - yellow cardstock cut in a banner
SU Tree Stamp
Green Cardstock - Moose Stamp by Victorine
Masking Paper used on Moose to create tree background
Versamark Black Ink
 INSIDE card - DRS Rubber Stamp Sentiment

It would be an honor to share with:

Hero Arts - Pop of color



Simon Says Make it Wednesday Peridot #1
Simon Says Monday - It's Hip to be Square #4
Mod Squad - Teachers Pet or add an animal #3

Pig Tag

Howdy Crafters - My Background for this tag was created using TH Distress Crayons/Distress Inks, and Spectrum Noir Markers -I am liking this Distress Crayon media. Thanks for stopping by ~ Gail ~

Recipe
TH Bookmark and Tag Die - Watercolor paper
Bakers Twine
Sizzix Small Tag Die - Green Cardstock
Clear Dollar Stamps Happy Birthday Stamp - Versamark Black Ink - Pink Sequins - Bakers Twine
Cricut Create a Critter Cartridge - Pig Die Cut - Black, Pink Cardstock and patterned pink cardstock for the nose of the pig
TH Distress Crayons and Watercolor Brush - Antique Lines, Walnut and Vintage Photo Distress Crayon Colors
Spectrum Noir Markers - Blue and green
Distress Ink - Pine Needle, Pumpkins, and Fire Red
 
It would be an honor to share with
Just Keep on Creating Sept Challenge UN 

Mod Squad - Teachers Pet use a Pet or Animal #2 
CHN Patterned Paper - the nose on the pig was cut with pink patterned cardstock
Jo'S Scrap Shack - Use die cut and machine #3
 STAMPloration Theme/Sketch or both - Stamps and markers/pencils - using stamp/Markers #3


Vintage tag

Message that goes in envelope

Close up of stitching on the right side of tag

Tag with message inside envelope
Howdy Crafters - I am using Distress Crayons for the background of this tag, and a new set of Cuttlebug dies - thanks for stopping by and have a blessed week ~ Gail~

Recipe
TH Bookmark and Tag Die Cut - Watercolor Paper
TH Distress Crayons
Spectrum Noir Markers
Cuttlebug Die Cuts - Cameo Girl, Key, Lock, Gear, Heart
Bakers Twine
Arrow Stamp - fussy cut Studio G - Versamark Black Ink
Patterned paper to make mini envelope - manila cardstock and Stamp with Versamark Ink - sentiment message inside the envelope
Upper left hand corner - Cork sticker
Gold Sequins
Real Machine Stitching at the top and around the right side of the tag and at the bottom
Patterned cardstock for the Gear
Orange cardstock for the Cameo, Key, lock [Distress Crayons used on these 3] - orange cardstock for heart button die
Polk-A-Dot Ribbon

It would be an honor to share with

Simon Says Monday - Stitch it up - Machine Stitching around 3 sides of the tag #1
CHN Patterned August Paper Challenge
DLART Thankful Thursday August Linky 1 per day
Amusing Challenge AG #4
Simon Says Wednesday It's Hip to be square #3 - envelope
 Just Keep on Creating Sept Challenge UN
STAMPloration Theme/Sketch or both - Stamps and markers/pencils - using stamp/Markers #3



Sunday, August 28, 2016

Snowman Tag


Howdy Crafters --I am a lover of snowmen - always have been - I used to have a large collection of Snowmen but sold them after we decided to move and downsize - I miss my snowmen guys--- however, now I have my snowmen in crafting - Happy Dance! Thanks for stopping by!

Recipe
TH Bookmark and Tag Die/watercolor paper - Cuttlebug
Snowman Rubber Stamp by DRS Designs - I just received this from a coupon win at DRS challenge - thank you
Rangers Archival Black Ink
Spectrum Noir Markers
TH Distress Crayons - Line for the sun - grey for snow lines - white for the cloud in upper left side of tag - watercolor brush
Blue ink and sponge for background
Bakers Twine
Quickutz Tree Die and Patterned paper

It would be an honor to share with
Rudolph Days AG Christmas Challenge 1E [total of 10 challenges]
CHNC Weekly Challenge - use a sentiment
CHNC August Monthly Challenge
CHN Patterned August Paper Challenge
Jo'S Scrap Shack - Use die cut and machine #2
Show it Off Saturday AG 1E
Christmas Cards/Projects All Year Round #1
DLART Thankful Thursday August Linky 1 per day
Amusing Challenge AG #3 of 4

STAMPloration Theme/Sketch or both - Stamps and markers/pencils - using stamp - and Markers #2



Saturday, August 27, 2016

Owl Always...


Howdy Crafters - I have a new Owl Die by Sizzix - it makes an Owl Shaped card with an owl shaped insert that can be removed. Thanks for stopping by ~ Blessings ~ Gail~

Recipe
Owl Card Die Cuts by Sizzix
Paper Studio Animal Print designer cardstock
Black, Orange, White, Kraft Cardstock
Stamps for inside - Owl - Lawn Fawn - Always - Clear Dollar Stamps - Love - Clear Dollar Stamps -  You - Lawn Fawn - Rangers Archival Ink

Click Here to HERE Whitney Houston Singing I Will Always Love you

It would be an honor to share with

DLART Thankful Thursday August Linky Party 1 per day 
Mod Squad - Teachers Pet use a Pet or Animal #1
Jos Scrap Shack - use dies and machine - owl die and Cuttlebug #1
 Just Keep on Creating Sept Challenge UN

Friday, August 26, 2016

Day 4 Aug BH

Hello Crafters, this is the last day of the Blog Hop at MFPSS - scroll down to read all about it and please come over and join in on the fun - I hope to see you there! ~ Gail ~


Recipe
DCWV Designer Cardstock
Spellbinders Die
Tutorial By Kren Kurts - Tent Card
MFPSS Autumn Splendor Stamp Set - Orange Cardstock - Versafine Black Ink -The pumpkin was fussy cut and the Autumn wording was made into a banner
The Negative of the Die cut was used inside of the Tent Card
 

Welcome to MFP  AUGUST Blog Hop Autumn Fun
There are some changes to our Blog Hop and  we hope you will be pleased with them. 
Be sure to look over the changes before hopping along.  
Blog Hop guidelines can be found  HERE  
Commenting and doing the tutorials end sooner.
There will be prizes given for commenting and for doing the tutorials. Each winner will be chosen by Random.Org.  
Large stamp set for commenting.  
Mini stamp set for doing the tutorial,   
and everyone doing the tutorials will  earn a Tutorial Badge.   
Now to the HOP!
Join us each day, Aug. 23 - 26, for some 
AUTUMN FUN! Prize for Commenting is "BIG TREES" Big Trees stamp set
You will have until Friday, 3pm CT, Aug. 26th to comment and do the tutorials.
Prizes and badge winners will be announced
on Sat. Aug. 27th.  
BLOG HOP GUIDELINES AND RULES FOUND HERE! (Be sure to read)
Tutorials
         1. Layered Embellishment by Gail  
2. Window Tent Card by Kren
Prize for doing one of the tutorials is the mini stamp set "From The Woods "
MFP Tutorial Badge awarded just for trying one of the tutorials.
NOW...
Let's get started HOPPING !!
Here's the Design Team
Gail  [you are here]
Karen
Enjoy the Hop. 
Come back each day to be  inspired!  
Get to work on the tutorials and show us what you make 
by Aug. 26, 3pm CT
 and don't forget to be commenting! 
Come back  on Aug. 27th to see if you are a winner!!

Sharing my card with these challenges:

 

DLART Thankful Thursday August Linky Party 1 per day 



Thursday, August 25, 2016

Day 3 Aug BH

Howdy Crafters - there is a Hop going on at MFPSS - come on over and join in on the fun! Scroll down to read all about it!
Here is my creation for Day 3 of the Hop

Recipe
Dark Brown Cardstock for base of card
White cardstock for base of card - Scor-pal for scoring base
WRMK Corner Rounder
Darcie Embossing Folder
MFPSS Calendar Stamp Set - Pumpkin - stamped with Colorbox Orange Ink
Distressed with Rangers Distress Stain - Spiced Pumpkin
Layered Embellishment created by me - See Tutorial by clicking HERE
Embellishment: Scrap of Patterned Kraft cardstock - Scrap of Kraft Cardstock - Scrap of Orange cardstock - recycled cardboard for the sentiment - Quickuts Die - distressed with Rangers Pumpkin Spice Distress Ink
MFPSS Fall Sentiment - from the Fall Apples stamp set- Versafine black ink
Pop up tape behind the front 2 pumpkins
Scor-Tape

Welcome to MFP  AUGUST Blog Hop Autumn Fun
There are some changes to our Blog Hop and  we hope you will be pleased with them. 
Be sure to look over the changes before hopping along.  
Blog Hop guidelines can be found  HERE  
Commenting and doing the tutorials end sooner.
There will be prizes given for commenting and for doing the tutorials. Each winner will be chosen by Random.Org.  
Large stamp set for commenting.  
Mini stamp set for doing the tutorial, 
 and everyone doing the tutorials will  earn a Tutorial Badge.   
Now to the HOP!
Join us each day, Aug. 23 - 26, for some 
AUTUMN FUN! Prize for Commenting is "BIG TREES" Big Trees stamp set
You will have until Friday, 3pm CT, Aug. 26th to comment and do the tutorials.
Prizes and badge winners will be announced
on Sat. Aug. 27th.
  BLOG HOP GUIDELINES AND RULES FOUND HERE! (Be sure to read)
Tutorials
         1. Layered Embellishment by Gail 
2. Window Tent Card by Kren
Prize for doing one of the tutorials is the mini stamp set "From The Woods "
MFP Tutorial Badge awarded just for trying one of the tutorials.
NOW...
Let's get started HOPPING !!
Here's the Design Team
Gail  [you are here]
Karen
Enjoy the Hop. 
Come back each day to be  inspired!  
Get to work on the tutorials and 
show us what you make by Aug. 26, 3pm CT   
and don't forget to be commenting! 
Come back  on Aug. 27th to see if you are a winner!!



Sharing my card with these challenges:

 


DLART Thankful Thursday August Linky Party 1 per day 
Simon Says Wed It's Hip to be square - my embellishment #1
 Just Keep on Creating Sept Challenge UN