Monday, February 26, 2018

Gail's Sticky Post

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Robin Sampson
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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Sunshine Bear Coffee

Howdy Crafters - I picked this cute guy with the Coffee over at Kadoodle Bug - Thanks for Stopping by - blessings, Gail

Recipe
Portrait Die Cutting Machine
Kadoodle Bug Coffee Sunshine Bear - made into print n cut
Brown, blue, yellow inks for distressing around cut - Stabilo Pen markers for outline
Die-Namics MFT - Stitched Stax Dies - Patterned Cardstock & White Cardstock
Sunny Studio Stamp - Misti - Gina K Black Ink
Black and White Twine
Scotch Foam Tape behind bear
Black Ink Pen to write Mocha on the cut
Scotch White Glue


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CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge

Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop




Coffee Skunk

Howdy Crafters - I picked up this cute SVG die cut from Kadoodle Bug - thanks for stopping by - blessings, Gail

Recipe
Yellow cardstock for mat
TH Coffee Embossing Folder - Cuttlebug machine
Washi Tape
Verve Banner Die and Stamp Sentiment - Misti - Memento Black Ink
Kadoodle Bug SVG - made into Print N Cut - Portrait Die Cutting Machine
Scotch Foam Tape Behind Coffee Beans and Skunk
Patterned Cardstock
Various colored inks for distressing around cut and for coloring sun on coffee cup

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CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge

Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop




Summer Coffee Card

Howdy Crafters - I have a bright yellow and black Summery Coffee Card - thanks for stopping by - have a blessed week ! Gail

Recipe
Yellow cardstock for mat
Washi Tape
Memory Box small coffee die
Cuttlebug Machine
Yellow, black, and Patterned Cardstock
Sunny Studios Stamps - Misti - Memento Black Ink
Scotch Foam behind coffee cup






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heARTFUL AG plus a Stamp #1
CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge
Simon Says Work It Wednesday Summer #3

Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop




Batman Coffee

Howdy Crafters - This is what Batman Thinks when he drinks coffee - just saying..... hehehe - thank you for dropping by~ blessings - Gail 

Recipe
Yellow cardstock Mat
SVG Coffee by Lori Whitlock
Portrait Die Cutting Machine
Cuttlebug Die Cutting Machine
Fiskars Sun Punch - Yellow cardstock
Kraft Cardstock
White Cardstock
Batman SVG print N Cut from the Silhouette Store
Black Striped Washi Tape
Die-Namics - MFT Stitched Tag Dies
Polk-a-dot cardstock & White Cardstock
Sentiment Stamp - Art Impression - Misti - Gina K Black Ink
Yellow Heart Sticker
ATG and  Scotch Brand White Sticky Glue

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CNH Patterned June - AG 
DLART Thankful Thursday June - 1 per day
Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop


Saturday, June 24, 2017

Multi-Color Coffee Card

Howdy Crafters - I got out the colored inks and coffee stamp to create the Summery background for this card - thanks for dropping by - blessing, Gail

Recipe
Polk-a-dot Yellow cardstock for mat 1
White cardstock mat 2
Stamplorations Coffee Stamp
Multi-color Inks - Misti
Verve Banner Die
WSD Rubber Stamp Sentiment
Heart Stickers
 It would be an honor to share with
Cardz TV Crazy Carfters #4 AG #3
CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge
Simon Says Wednesday - Use Patterned Paper - You might want to use from a Stack or create your own #5
Simon Says Work It Wednesday #2 - Summer 
Mod Squad - Colorful Creations #1
DLART Thankful Thursday June - 1 per day
Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop












Friday, June 23, 2017

Happy Birthday Michelle

Front of Card
Howdy Crafters - June 25 is my DIL birthday - I created this card for her - as she saw a slider card in my stash and mentioned she liked that type of card ~ money will be housed inside ~ thanks for stopping by - blessings, Gail [3 photos posted - Front, Slider Open, Inside Card]

Slider Opened
Inside Card
Recipe
White cardstock for base of card - Scor-Pal
Portrait Die Cutting Machine - SVG Slider Card by Lori Whitlock
Cuttlebug Machine for Embossing and Die Cutting
Pink - White - black Cardstock
Colorbox Pink Polk-a-dot Cardstock
Scotch White Glue - ATG Gun
Bakers Twine
Skittles
Sequins [2 stars]
MFT - Die-Namics paper Bow
Coffee Sticker - created in Design Silhouette Studio
Basic Grey Stamp - June 25
Blue Heart Sticks - created in Design Silhouette Studio
MFP Happy Birthday Sentiment
Misti - Gina K Black Ink use for all stamping
Swiss Dot Embossing Folder for pink solid cardstock on front of card
Lawn Fawn Stamp and Die - Pull Here, Arrow
INSIDE card:
MFP Stamp Flamingo - fussy cut
Spellbinders Heart Die
Die-Namics Stitched tag die
MFP Have Fun Stamp
Washi Tape

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Cardz TV Crazy Carfters #4 AG #2
WAW AG #288-89 #5 
CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge
Simon Says Wednesday - Use Patterned Paper - You might want to use from a Stack or create your own #4
Simon Says Work It Wednesday #1 - Summer

Apple Layered Card

Howdy Crafters -  This Apple Layered card comes from My Scrap Chick where there are tons of lovely SVG cuts - thanks for stopping by - blessings ~ Gail~

Recipe
Cardstock - Greens - brown - white
SVG - Apple Layered Card
Portrait Die cutting machine
Sentiment by Lori Whitlock

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Cardz TV Crazy Carfters #4 AG #1
DLART Thankful Thursday June - 1 per day
WAW AG #288-89 #4

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Pocket Card Kit

Howdy Crafters - this is a quick and fun project- Thanks for stopping by! Blessings, Gail

Recipe
Portrait die cutting machine
SVG by Lori Whitlock - I purchased at the Silhouette Store
Kraft cardstock - blue
Button Brad
Brown Ribbon
Die-Namic Tag Die -  Color Box Pack Patterned cardstock


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CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge
WAW AG #3
Simon Says Wednesday - Use Patterned Paper - You might want to use from a Stack or create your own #3 Color box Pack Checks

DLART Thankful Thursday June - 1 per day

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Vacation Card

Howdy Crafters - I have a Vacation Theme Card - Happy, Happy, Happy when vacation time comes!! - thanks for dropping by -
blessings, Gail

Recipe
Mat - Map and newspaper cardstock
Lawn Fawn Sentiment Happy, Happy, Happy
Misti
Cuttlebug
Vacation Stickers
Michigan Die Cut - Quikkutz - blue cardstock, Stickles blue glitter
Bakers Twine - Button
ATG Gun
Scotch White Glue

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CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge
Simon Says Monday - Vacation Theme Challenge #5
WAW AG #2
Simon Says Wednesday - Use Patterned Paper - You might want to use from a Stack or create your own #2

Vacation Theme

Howdy Crafters - This is my second vacation theme card using the stickers I found in my stash -
thank you for stopping by, Blessings, Gail

Recipe
DCWV Green Patterned Swirl Cardstock
Bakers Twine
Stickers

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CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge
Simon Says Monday - Vacation Theme Challenge #4
DLART Thankful Thursday June - 1 per day


Vacation Theme

Howdy Crafters - I found a set of stickers in my stash for vacation type cards - I made two, here is
number one and I will post the other one shortly - thanks for stopping by ~ Blessings, Gail

Recipe
Green Swirl patterned cardstock
Vacation Stickers

tt would be an honor to share with
CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge
Simon Says Monday - Vacation Theme Challenge #3

Vacation Theme

Howdy Crafters - I came across this Mountain & Airplane Dies while organizing some items in my crafting room- so here is a vacation card - thanks for stopping by - blessings, Gail

Recipe
DCWV pre-made card base - blue stripped
DCWV Textures & Finishes Cardstock Pack - brown - has a patterned of brown splashes
Blue Cardstock
White Cardstock - SU Blue ink for sponging - Masking - Circle Punch - Post-It-Note
Purple ink for distress around a paper tear for back mountains
Patterned cardstock for 2 layers of sand - mountains
Amy Dies - Mountains [there are two cuts - outline and inside]- Kraft cardstock  - Airplane - blue cardstock - yellow cardstock for inside windows and light on plane
Pop up tape behind plane
Happy Stamp - Simon Says - Misti - Yellow Cardstock - Gina K Black Ink - fussy cut
Time Sentiment Stamp - Clear Dollar Stamps - Misti - Yellow cardstock - fussy cut - Gina K Black Ink
Yellow ink to distress around mountain cut
Bakers Twine

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CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge - has brown splashes - if this does not qualify I am good
Simon Says Monday - Vacation Theme Challenge #2
WAW AG #1
Simon Says Wednesday - You might want to use Patterned Paper from a Stack or make your own- DCWC Textured & finishes Cardstock [this has a patterned but if it does not qualify for the challenge - I am good] #1

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Snowman Card ~ Blog Candy Give-A-Way

Howdy Crafters - I have a Snowman Card Creation - ready to be attached to a Christmas present or sent in the mail this December ~ 
I am also giving away a gentle used Simon Says Stamp and die set - see information below ~have a blessed week ~ Gail ~

Recipe
Portrait Die Cutting Machine
Cuttlebug Die Cutting Machine
Kraft Cardstock
White Gel Pen for snowflakes
Plaid Cardstock
Red Cardstock
SVG Snowman Die Cut
Die-Namics Tag
Present Sticker with glitter balls
Cardz TV Sentiment - Misti - Memento black ink

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CHN Patterned Paper Challenge June
CHN Weekly #338 Christmas Challenge
CHN Monthly Christmas Challenge

I have a blog candy give away for those that live in the USA - just comment on this post if you would like to be added to the drawing - that's it - This give-away ends July 10, 2017 - at midnight. Drawing will take place the first week of July with random-I will notify you by email if you won. Have a blessed week - Gail

Blog Candy - Gentle Used Simon Says Die and Stamp ~ Like New - used one stamp once [I might throw in something else when I mail the package - I am trying to clear out my craftroom with items I am no longer using] ~ I wish you the best on the draw.

If you would like to win this gentle used stamp & die set -and you LIVE in the USA - comment below and let me know.

 Robin Sampson
Free Bible Journaling Class - Click for June Coupon - value $20 - code provided - see class link in next sentence


We have extended the free coupon for the month of June. Feel free to share to the class link and $20 coupon code.


A2 Tab Card & Sleeve

Howdy Crafters - I have another SVG card by Lori Whitlock which also includes the cute Scottie dog and heart die cuts inside by Lori Whitlock - thanks for stopping by and have a blessed week ~ Gail ~
Front of card

Card Opened
Removable card file insert - I like this idea!
RECIPE
Portrait die cutting machine
SVG by Lori Whitlock - A2 Tab Card & Sleeve
Scottie Dogs - using one dog and the heart
Cardstock: Kraft, Patterned, Red, white, black
ATG Gun

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CHN Patterned Paper Challenge
PIP #175 AG #3
 DLART Thankful Thursday June - 1 per day

Monday, June 19, 2017

Love You More

Howdy Crafters - I made this square card using the emboss resist technique on the top mat - thanks for stopping by -blessings, Gail

Recipe
White cardstock
Flower -Map Patterned Cardstock
Gold Cardstock
Resist Emboss Technique for top mat - Versamark Ink - Wood background stamp - Blue Pearlescent Water Color - White Embossing Powder - I love you More Stamp is also embossed on the mat -  then I used a dry embossing folder - Brick Wall by Darice when finished and ran it through the Cuttlebug [not part of the emboss resist, but I like how it turned out]
Spellbinders Daisy Die and Leaves - Yellow and Green cardstock - stem is fussy cut - Brown Distress ink in the center of the Sunflower
Skittles and Sequins added to the card - Glossy Accents
Die-Namics Stitched Tag Die - Love you More Sentiment Stamp - Misti - Memento black ink - heart sequins - 3 green Recollections Gems
Bakers Twine

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CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge
Mod Squad Make It Square #3
PIP #175 AG #2

Nautical Birthday Card

Howdy Crafters - I made this Nautical Birthday card for my DIL to give to her boss - he likes lighthouses - so I added a die cut one to this spread - thanks for stopping by  -blessings, Gail

Recipe
Portrait die cutting machine
cardstock: blues, yellow, white, red
SVG Ship card by Lori Whitlock
Rope type twine
Spellbinders Die and Embossing - Cuttlebug - Light House and Anchor on the sentiment
3 Denim Skittles
Elizabeth Crafts Die - for the Sand - behind the Light House - Kraft Cardstock
MFP Birthday Stamp - Misti - Versafine Black ink

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heARTFUL Welcome Summer plus a stamp #1
DLART Thankful Thursday June - 1 per day
Simon Says Monday - Let's Take A Vacation
PIP #175 AG #1

Sunday, June 18, 2017

You Matter

Howdy Crafters - This card was lifted from a Remarkable Resist technique that I learned at Camp Create  - Love this resist technique - I created several watercolor wood backgrounds so more cards or maybe a tag are coming soon~ Thanks for stopping by ~ Blessings, Gail

Recipe
Remarkable Resist for the background - Versamark ink - wood stamping block - White Embossing Powder - Heat Gun -  Grey Pearlescent Watercolors
Spellbinders Daisy Die - Cuttlebug - Yellow and Green cardstocks - Distress Brown ink for center of daisy cut, and Distress green for the leaves - the stems are fussy cut -
Die-Namics - MFT Stamps Stitched Die
Verve Sentiment Stamp - Memento Black Ink - Yellow cardstock - Misti
Recycled butterfly die cut
Sequines - Gems - Glossy Accent
Scotch White Glue - White Cardstock for base - Scor-Pal

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heARTFUL Welcome Summer plus a stamp #1
DLART Thankful Thursday June - 1 per day

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Watermelon Shaped Card

Howdy Crafters - This Watermelon shape card is a great summer or 4th of July theme - and YUM  Watermelon one of my favorites - but not my husband's or my son's - that is OK - more for me! hehehehe thanks for stopping by and have a blessed week ~ Gail~

Recipe
Portrait Die Cutting Machine
SVG  Die Cut - Silhouette Store - Watermelon Shaped
Cardstock - Red, white, green
Spectrum Noir Marker for the seeds [cut out seeds come with this card svg but I chose to use my marker to add them]
Bakers Twine
Micron Pen to write You're One in a Melon

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 Cut It Up  #124 Picnic 1E - SVG Die Cut
DLART Thankful Thursday June - 1 per day

Glitter ~ Day 5

Howdy Crafters - Glitter was the challenge at Camp Create for Day 5. This was certainly a new technique for me and I had soooooo much fun creating this card - It is sad that Camp is over but I surely had a fun time creating - Thank you so much for dropping by ~ have a blessed week ~ Gail ~

Close up of glitter and background embossing

Recipe
White Cardstock
Mat - Black Cardstock
Darci Brick Wall Embossing Folder for Mat
Cuttlebug and Scor-Pal
Washi Tape
MFT- T-Shirt Die - White Cardstock
Scor-Tape
Glitter
Hampton Arts/Sizzix Stamp/Die Set - Wording Cool and Skate Board
Pink Cardstock to stamp and die cut Cool - Misti
White cardstock to die cut and stamp Skate Board
Spectrum Noir Markers and a blender marker to color skate board
Action Mini Wobble behind the skate board

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Camp Create Day 5 - MFT Stamps 1E











Simon says Wed Embossing - Darci - Brick Wall Embossing Folder on Black Cardstock #5

Bonus - Dry Embossing

Howdy Crafters - This card is Dry Embossing with ink sponged in the background on white cardstock- this is a Bonus Camp Create creation - Thank you for stopping by~ Blessings~ Gail

Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
Blue cardstock for mat
White Cardstock - Mermaid Lagoon Distress Ink
MFT Ship Wheel and Anchor Die - Dry Embossing with a die
Cuttlebug - Tan Mat
Stamp - Love
Black Micron Ink Pen to write 'the'
MFP stamp - SEA - Misti - Memento Black Ink
Skittles - Glossy Accents
Rope type Twine

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Camp Create Bonus - Dry Embossing












Mod Squad Make It Square #2

Slider ~ Day 4

Howdy Crafters - I have a slider window card for Day 4 of Camp Create  - I like the green and black combination - and the cute bow added on this card ~  thanks for stopping by - blessings, Gail - 3 photos on this post



Recipe
White cardstock for base of Card
Portrait die Cutting Machine
SVG die cut Slider by Lori Whitlock
Green Cardstock - Cuttlebug - Swiss Dot Embossing Folder
Polk-A-dot Cardstock
Black and White cardstock
MFT Stamps - Bow Die Cut - Green and Polk-a-dot cardstock
White Bakers Twine
Lawn Fawn Pull Here and Arrow stamp and Die Cut
Cardz TV I love Your More --- Chocolate Stamps
Memento Black Ink - TH Distress Ink - Brushed Corduroy

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Camp Create MFT Stamps Day 4











CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge
Cardz TV Mailbox Smiles AG #3

Shaker Card ~ Day 3

Howdy Crafters - Camp Create is doing shaker cards on Day 3 ~I sure had fun putting this together this shaker card.  I glued the die cut anchor inside the acrylic box using Glossy Accents - then I added some sequins and micro-beads. Thanks so much for stopping by - blessings, Gail



Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
Blue cardstock for Mat
Cuttlebug - Divine Swirls Embossing Folder
IO Shaker acrylic square
Polk-a-dot and Chevron Cardstock
MFT - Anchor die and Stitched Tag Die
Denim Skittles
Verve Sentiment Stamp - Misti - Memento black ink
Sequins and Recollections ~ Micro beads for the shaker 
ATG and White Scotch Glue - Glossy Accents


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Camp Created Day 3 - Shaker Card











CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge
Simon says Wed Embossing - Embossing on Blue Mat using Divine Swirl Embossing Folder #4

Emboss Resist - Day 2

Howdy Crafters - This Emboss Resist is for Day 2 ~I truly love this technique and I hope I will remember to use it more! Love the background of this tattered wood look ~ I created my twine rope to run through all four die cuts to give dimension on this card - my husband will be receiving this card creation - look at the lovely stamp inside - I do not know who created this stamps - sorry - it is a rubber wood stamp and I probably purchased it at Michaels -   Thanks for stopping by ~ Blessings, Gail


Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
Patterned World Cardstock for mat\
Blue Cardstock
Watercolor Paper
Wood Rubber Stamp
Versafine Embossing Powder - Embossing Buddy
Pearlescent Gray Watercolor - Baby Wipe - Heat Gun
Bakers Twine
MFT Sea Charms
TH Distress Inks - used on White cardstock for the die cutting - Tattered Rose, Forrest Moss, Brushed Corduroy, Mermaid Lagoon
Cuttlebug Machine for Die Cutting
Sentiment Stamp Unknown - Memento Black Ink


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Camp Created - Day 2 Remarkable Resist 1E










Crop Stop June Challenge AG with Crop stop supplies- #5 - Cuttlebug & ATG are sold at Crop Stop
CHN Patterned Paper Challenge
Simon Says Wednesday Emboss It # 3
Cardz TV Mailbox Smiles AG #2

Watercolor ~ Day 1

Howdy Crafters - I stumbled across the MFT Stamp Camp Create yesterday ...I  thought "What fun!" Thankfully, I had time to created and complete all of the challenges before the June 22 deadline ~ Happy Dance!~ There are great You Tube Videos to watch which will explain the technique for each challenge- I loved watching the demonstrations, learning, and then creating my own project - It has been awhile since I have done some water-coloring by taping down the watercolor cardstock first - and I am happy to have had the time to get this card created. Thank you for stopping by and have a blessed week! ~ Gail ~

Recipe
Watercolor Paper
Painters Tape
Pearlescents Water Colors
Cardstock - White, Blue, Orange
Washi Tape strips - also used in the middle of the paper bow
Skittles - Glossy Accents
MFT Dies - Stitched Tag and Paper Bow - Black Cardstock
Versamark Embossing ink - White Embossing Powder - Black Cardstock
MFP Sentiment Stamp
Cuttlebug - Swiss Dot Embossing Folder
Yellow Acrylic Paint dabber

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Camp Create MFT Stamps Day 1  Watercolor 1E












Friday, June 16, 2017

Doggie Shaped Card

Howdy Crafters - I created this doggie shaped card using an SVG by Daniela M - White cardstock for the base, Polk-a-dot and black for the front - plaid ribbon and inside the card is a print and cut I created as well using the Silhouette Design Studio - I learned how to make the shape card through a video by Lori Whitlock, as well as how to print and cut.

Thank you for stopping by. ~ Gail~




It would be an honor to share with
CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge
DLART Thankful Thursday June - 1 per day
Cardz TV Mailbox Smiles AG #1

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Explosion Box with Pockets

Howdy Crafters - this is such a fabulous Explosion box by Lori Whitlock - It has two layers inside the box that have pockets. I am looking forward to creating more of these cute projects - I can see this explosion box as a perfect assembly for small photos or Journaling - thanks for stopping by! Have a blessed week! ~ Gail~ [3 photos posted]

Pocket Explosion Box

Surprise! When the lid is removed

Showing front and back pocket inserts


Recipe
SVG by Lori Whitlock Pocket Explosion Box
Tutorial Link on how to assemble box- Click HERE
Portrait Die Cutting Machine
Cuttlebug Machine - Swiss Dot Embossing Folder
Pink Heart Brads
Kraft, Patterned, Brown, Pink, White Cardstock
Vintage Stickers
ATG and White Scotch Glue

It would be an honor to share with
CHN June Patterned Paper Challenge
Simon says Wed Embossing - Swiss Dot Embossing Folder #2
Word Art Wed AG #10
Crop Stop AG with Crop Stop Products - Cuttlebug, Embossing Folder, Glue, ATG