Monday, February 26, 2018

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Back-to-school Apple Box

Howdy Crafters- I have a Apple Box - ready for some back-to-school snacks! thanks for dropping by - Blessings, Gail

Recipe
Portrait Die Cutting machine
VSG Apple Gift box and SVG Layered Apples
Cardstock - Red, Greens, Check
Hero Arts Sentiment Stamp - Misti -Versafine black ink
Bakers Twine - TH Distress ink for the stem

It would be an honor to share with
 August CHN Patterned Paper - the apple - red plaid
WAW 296-97 AG
heARTFUL - Back To School + Stamp #2
Simon Says Wed - Add a Sentiment
 DLART Thankful Thursday Linky August 1 per day

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Nautical Buoy Shaped Card

Howdy Crafters - I have another Nautical Card - this one is a Buoy Shaped card - thanks for dropping by -[2 photos] blessings, Gail

Recipe
Portrait Die Cutting Machine
SVG by Lori W
Cardstock; Blues, Red, White, Patterned, yellow
TH Distress Crayon Grey for two dies cuts
Spectrum Noir Marker for highlighting the red cardstock
INSIDE Card:
Cuttlebug - Poppy Stamps Light House die
Sunny Studio Sentiment Stamp - Misti - Patterned Polk-a-dot cardstock behind sentiment
Versafine black ink

It would be an honor to share with:
Simon Say Monday  Nautical #4
August CHN Patterned Paper - Yellow Polk-a-dot behind sentiment inside card
Simon says Wed Add a Sentiment #2
WAW AG #3




Ship Box

Howdy Crafters - I die cut on my Portrait this Ship Box and finished it up with a message on the sail - How about this for a Nautical Theme for a Party - to add treats or just for gift giving to that Sailor in your life? thanks for dropping in -[2 photos] blessings, Gail

Recipe - 
Portrait Die Cutting Machine
Dark Blue & White Cardstock
Ship Box SVG by Snapdragon Snippets
Scor-Tape - Scotch Quick Dry Glue
Sunny Studio Stamps - Misti - Versafine Black Ink - Blue Ink
TH Distress Grey Crayon for the Mast

It would be an honor to share with
Simon Say Monday  Nautical



Simon Says Wed - Add a Sentiment

cardz tv AG #8 Challenge

WAW AG #2

School Pencils

Howdy Crafters - it is Day 3 at Camp Create and here is my card - thanks for dropping in - blessings,
Gail

Recipe
Cardstock - White, Blue, Patterned [the apple]
Stencils Hero Arts
Rainbow Color ~ Colorbox Inks and Sponges for the background stencil
Bakers Twine
Hero Arts Stamp Set School Items - Pencils and Apples - the Panda pencil has a sentiment - save the Panda's on it
MFT Die Namics - Stitched Banner Die & Blue Prints #22

It would be an honor to share with

MFT Camp Create #3 - Backgrounds 1E

 August CHN Patterned Paper - the apple - red plaid

WAW 296-97 AG #1

heARTFUL - Back To School + Stamp #1


Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Sea Hugs

Howdy Crafters - I have a Nautical card here - thanks for dropping by - blessings, Gail

Recipe
Portrait die cutting machine
SVG Pop up box card by L Whitlock
Cardstock: Map, blues, red, yellow
Stickles yellow glitter on sun
A Wink of Stella on Anchor
MFP Sentiment Stamps - Misti - Versafine black ink - Anchor Washi Tape on Sentiment - Blue and White Bakers Twine

It would be an honor to share with

August CHN Patterned Paper
Simon Says Monday - Nautical #2
DLART Thankful Thursday Linky August 1 per day
PIP #1733 AG #3

Christmas Friend

Howdy Crafters - I learned about how to do a horizon masking at Camp Create - thanks for dropping by - blessings, Gail

Recipe
Cardstock - White, Blues, Polk-a-dot- Kraft
Post it note for masking the sun background and light blue water background - Yellow, Orange, Blue Inks - TH Round Sponge Tool
Elizabeth Crafts Sand Die Cut - Kraft
Spellbinders die for the Ovals
Paper Smooches Snowflake Stamp - Recollections White Embossing Powder - Versamark Embossing Ink - Heat Tool - White Gel Pen for additional snowflakes
MFT Blueprints 11 Rectangle die - MFT Blue Prints 12 - Sentiment Die Cut - MFT Cooler with You Stamp and Die Set - sentiment - Bear with
Fish, Ice Hole - Tree - Bakers Twine - MFP Sentiment inside Card - Misti - Versafine Black Ink - Cuttlebug for die cutting - Spectrum Noir Markers for coloring - A Wink of Stella on the Fish, bear

It would be an honor to share with


MFT Camp Create Day #2 - Magnificent Masking


August CHN Patterned Paper
August CHN Extra Christmas Challenge
August CCAYR use Yellow 5 of 5
August Weekly CHNC #346




Monday, August 14, 2017

Be Happy

Howdy Crafters - I create this card watching a video by Barbara at Camp Create ~ it is a die inlay technique to make the card lay  FLAT so it can be sent through the mail ~it is a fun technique. I did have a bit of struggle with all of my separate letters. I believe this is my first time making a card using this technique - thanks for dropping by ~ Gail ~

Recipe
Black cardstock for base
Cardstock for the mat - Blue, Patterned, Yellow, Red, Green
MFT Die-Namic Die Set Blueprints #11
Scotch Tape - ATG Gun - Corner Rounder

It would be an honor to share with

MFT Camp Create Day 1 - Die Cut Inlay

MFT Blueprints Challenge using Blue Prints #11
August CHN Patterned Paper
PIP #1733 AG #2

Ship in a Bottle

Howdy Crafters - I purchased this Ship in a bottle at the SVG store by Jennifer W - thanks for stopping by - blessings, Gail
Recipe
Portrait die Cutting Machine - SVG Ship in A bottle
Anchor Washi Tape
Simon Says Sentiment Stamp - Versafine Black Ink
White cardstock
It would be an honor to share with
Simon Says Monday - Nautical #1
DLART Thankful Thursday Linky August 1 per day
PIP #1733 AG #1

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Shaker Nautical Card

Howdy Crafters - I created this Nautical Shaker Card using a round acrylic shaker holder sold by MFT. I am also using MFT dies and sentiment stamp - thanks for dropping in - Blessings, Gail

Recipe
Cardstock: White, Blue, Black, Patterned, Kraft
Anchor Washi Tape - Bakers Twine
MFT Acrylic Circle Shaker container
Sketch - MFT
Sentiment Stamp - MFT - Misti - Memento Black Ink -Misti
Die Cuts - MFT - Circle Shaker - Porthole - Anchor - Ship Wheel - Blueprint #4 for black cardstock mat & sentiment cardstock - patterned/blue - Cuttlebug
Sequins and Beads for Shaker
Scotch White Glue - Scotch 2-way tape - ATG

It would be an honor to share with
August CHN Patterned Paper
MFT Sketch #345 Challenge

MFT Blue Print #4 Challenge



Saturday, August 12, 2017

You Are Loved

Howdy Crafters - I have an encouragement card using Colors from MFT Color challenge - ohhh--- I so struggle with the color-type challenges - so for me  they are a HUGE challenge - [I just have difficulty coming up with all of the colors] - Happy that MFT states the colors can be close to the colors listed - Whew! So I decided to do most of my colors with ink and a splatter stamp by Hero Arts - thanks for stopping by - blessings, Gail

Recipe
Cardstock: White, Coral, Spearmint [mint green], Green Eyed Monster[strip along the side of the card]
Splattered Ink colors - close to these [Coral, Spearmint, Green Eyed Monster,Blueberry - Hero Arts Splatter Rubber Stamp
MFT Blueprints Dies #4 - Mat, side scallop, Heart - MFT T-shirt Die - Cuttlebug Machine
MFT Sentiment Stamp - Misti - Gina K Black Ink

It would be an honor to share with these challenges

MFT Color Challenge




MFT Blueprint Challenge - Using Blue Print #4 dies





Side Step Snowman Card

Howdy Crafters - I am thinking outside the box with the colors for this Christmas Card and using one of my favorite snowman stamp and die sets - aren't they the cutest ~ thanks for dropping in - have a fabulous weekend,  blessings, Gail

Recipe
Portrait Die Cutting Machine
SVG Side Step Dresser Card L Whitlock
Cardstock - Yellow, white, Patterned
Yellow Glitter Brads
Spectrum Noir Markers
Paper Smooches Swanky Snowmen Stamp and Die Set - Misti - Memento black ink
MFT Interactive Oval Word Die for the Hidden Message
Clear Dollar Stamps Sentiment - Misti - Memento Black Ink

 It would be an honor to share with these challenges:
August CHN Patterned Paper
August CHN Extra Christmas Challenge
August CCAYR use Yellow 4 of 5
August Weekly CHNC #346
Cut It Up - One Step at a Time 1E - Step Card
QKR Stampede #3 -Inspired by Music or AG - Frosty the Snowman
DLART Thankful Thursday Linky August 1 per day
Paper Smooches AG
You  must use at least one Paper Smooches stamp or die - Please link to our web site: www.papersmooches.net

Paper Smooches Guest Designer Search for September 

Friday, August 11, 2017

Merry Christmas

Howdy Crafters - Christmas will be here before we know it -  I am doing my best to get many cards
ready - I also like to donate them to nursing homes and senior citizen housing - have a blessed week - Gail

Recipe
Cardstock - Black, White, Yellow, Snowflake Debbie Mums Patterned, orange
SVG Snowman die cut Nic Squirrel
A Wink of Stella on Nose and Hat snowflake
Portrait Die Cutting machine -Cuttlebug Machine
MFT Stitched tag die
Clear Dollar Stamps Sentiment - Memento Black Ink - Misti
Scotch Quick Dry White Glue - ATG

It would be an honor to share with these challenges:
August CHN Patterned Paper -
August CHN Extra Christmas Challenge
August CCAYR use Yellow 3 of 5
CHN Weekly #345 Christmas Challenge

You + Me


Howdy Crafters - I created this card for husband, Rick - Just Because ... Thanks for stopping in - have a blessed weekend! ~ Gail ~
Recipe
MFP BluePrint #3 Die Cut set - Square, Circles, Flower, Sentiment Strip - Cuttelbug
MFP Sentiment - Versafine Black Ink, Misti
Cardstock: Black * White
Checkered Black and White Washi Tape
Pearlescent yellow watercolor for the center of the flower

It would be an honor to share with
MFT Sketch Challenge
MFT BluePrint Challenge
ModSquad Black & White + one other color #3
QKR Stampede #256 Inspired by Music or AG #2

Happy Birthday

Howdy Crafters - I took this cute digital from Newton's Nook into my Silhouette Design Studio and created a Print N Cut Die cut - sure like being able to do this -- works great when one does not want to fussy cut - have a blessed week ~ Gail ~

Recipe
Cardstock: White, Black, Yellow N White Polk-a-dot, Red
MFT Blue Print Die Cut - Cuttlebug [black mat]
Bakers Twine
Flower Metal Charm
Sketch - Newton's Nook
Sunflower with Lady Bug - Newton's Nook
Spectrum Noir Markers & Pearlescent Watercolors
Pop up Tape behind the Sunflower
Inside Card: Happy Birthday Sentiment Stamp Clear Dollar Stamps
Misti - Versafine Black Ink
 It would be an honor to share with
August CHN Patterned Paper
Cardz TV #8 AG #2
Simon Says Monday - Happy Birthday #5
QKR Inspired by Music or AG - Happy birthday song #1
DLART Thankful Thursday Linky August 1 per day
Newton's Nook Inky Paws  #52Sketch Challenge



Flip Flop Shaped Card

Howdy Crafters- Here is a fun shaped Flip-Flop card - thanks for dropping in - blessings, Gail
Recipe
Portrait Die Cutting machine
Cardstock: White, Black, Green, Patterned
Recollection Paper Flowers - Scotch Foam Tape behind flowers
Cricut Die Cutting Machine
Cricut Cartridge Plantin Schoolbook font for Beach Ready - Black Cardstock
Scotch Quick Dry Glue

It would be an honor to share with
 #307 Fantabulous Beach Challenge
August CHN Patterned Paper
Cardz TV #8 AG #1

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Snowman

Howdy Crafters - I have a Snowman SVG die cut  ~ this gives me another Christmas card finished ~Thanks for dropping in -
blessings, Gail

Recipe
White and Black Cardstock
Portrait Die Cutting Machine - SVG Nic Squirrel Snowman die Cut
Scor-Pal
Misti - Sentiment Stamp by Our Daily Bread - Versafine Black ink
Orange Spectrum Noir Marker - A Wink of Stella on nose

It would be an honor to share with
Mod Squad Black, White & a Pop of color #2
Simon Says Wednesday - For a Child #4
CHN Weekly Christmas Challenge
CHN Extra Christmas Challenge







Have a Snappy BD

Howdy Crafters ~ I like this cute alligator - I stamped him on green cardstock and cut him out with the die  ~ Blessings, Gail

Recipe
White cardstock, black cardstock, green cardstock
Gross Grain Dotted Ribbon
Lawn Fawn Wild For You Stamp & Die Set~Alligator stamp and die - Misti - Cuttlebug - Using word Snappy to make a custom sentiment
MFT- Die Namics Stitched Tag Die - hole punch - Scotch Quick Dry White Tacky Glue

It would be an honor to share with:

Mod Squad Black, White & a Pop of color #1
Crop Stop August AG with Crop Stop Products - Cuttlebug, Scotch Quick Dry White Tacky Glue, MFT-Tag die cut
Simon Says Monday - Happy Birthday #4
Simon Says Wednesday - For a Child #3
Lawn Fanatics - #10 Custom Sentiments



Birthday Wishes

Howdy Crafters - I added a sweet cupcake metal charm to this birthday card - thanks for stopping by - blessings, Gail

Recipe
Cardstock: Black, Kraft, Kraft with Patterned, White
Cuttlebug, Misti, Versafine Black ink
MFT Blueprint Die Cut for Mat 1 and die cut for Wishes
Lawn Fawn - Stamp & Dies:
Winter Owl, Joy To the Woods
Squirrel, You've Got Mail - Postcard
Sentiments from the following Sets:
Sending - You've Got Mail
Birthday - You're Clawsome
Wishes - Happy, Happy, Happy
TH Thrift Shop Postage Stamp
Bakers Twine - Spectrum Noir Markers, Metal Cupcake Charm
ATG and Scotch Quick Dry Glue for assembly

It would be an honor to share with:
CHN August Patterned Paper Challenge
Simon Says Monday - Happy Birthday
Crop Stop August Challenge - Scotch Quick Dry Glue, ATG, Cuttlebug #2
DLART Thankful Thursday Linky August 1 per day
Simon Says Wednesday - For a Child
Lawn Fanatics - #10 Custom Sentiments












August Paper Sweeties Photo Inspired challenge UE -- Inspired by the Birthday Theme


Wednesday, August 9, 2017

BEACH

Howdy Crafters - I picked this SVG by Lori Whitlock over at the Silhouette Store - thanks for stopping by - blessings, Gail

Recipe
Portrait Die Cutting Machine
Beach Scene SVG by Lori Whitlock
Cricut Die Cutting Machine
Cricut Cartridge Plantin SchoolBook for Beach lettering
Green and red Ink for coloring umbrella - A Wink of Stella on Umbrella
Wood Embossing folder by TH for Sand
Scotch Quick Dry White Glue

It would be an honor to share with
#307 Fantabulous Beach Challenge
August CHN Patterned Paper - Water

Simon Says Monday - For a Child

Buterfly Pastel Card

Howdy Crafters - I am using a Hero Arts Stamp & Cut Die Set to create this card along with MFT Blue Prints #12 dies - the square, circle, and banners - thanks for dropping in, blessings, Gail

Close up of Sentiment
  Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
Mint cardstock Mat 1
Tulip Patterned Paper Mat 2
Hero Arts Butterfly and Sentiment Stamp and die cut - Cuttlebug Machine
Misti - Versafine black ink and Versamark Embossing Ink for Sentiment 
WOW embossing powder - Heat Gun - 
Scotch Foam Mounting Tape behind butterfly & sentiment
Scotch White Quick Dry Tacky Glue for the butterfly body and banners
Pink cardstock for the banner stitched die cuts
Baker Twine - glued down with Scotch White Quick Dry Tacky Glue
ATG

It would be an honor to share with:
A Blog Named Hero Embossing with Wow Challenge #2
CHN Patterned Paper Challenge











MFT Blueprints Challenge using Blue Prints #12 - square, circle & banners
DLArt Thankful Thursday  Linky 1 per day
August Paper Sweeties Photo Inspired challenge UE Inspired by pastel colors


Snowman Christmas

Howdy Crafters - I have a scenic Light up card - press the snowman the the lamp post lights up - [see second photo] Have a blessed week ~ Gail~

Recipe
Cardstock - White, Blue, green, Patterned
Cuttlebug
Die Cuts - Tag MFT Stitched Dies, Paper Smooches Snowman - Spectrum Noir Markers-Lawn Fawn - Bench, Snow, Lamp Pots - TH Evergreen Trees - Poppy Stamps and Elizabeth Crafts Snow Hill dies
Stamps - Misti - Paper Smooches Snowman -
Clear Dollar Stamps Sentiment- Lawn Fawn Lamp Post, Bench, Snow - Kitchen Sink - Ski guy - fussy cut-  Gina K Black Ink
Light up materials - Chibi light - copper wire - battery
Scotch Foam Tape - Scotch White Glue - ATG

It would be an honor to share with:
August CHN Patterned Paper - tag
August CHN Extra Christmas Challenge
August CCAYR use Yellow 2 of 5 - lights
CHN Weekly #345 Christmas Challenge
Crop Stop August Challenge - Scotch Foam Tape, ATG, Cuttlebug,
Simon Says Wednesday For a Child #1

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Bird Splatter Card

Howdy Crafters - It has been a while since I have used this layering bird stamp by Hero Arts - Happy To have used it today to create this splattered background card - I am also using MFT Blueprint 4 dies for my layout of the card ~ thanks for stopping by - Blessings, Gail

Recipe
Green Cardstock for base of card
Black Cardstock for Mat 1
MFT Blue Print Die #4 - White Cardstock for Mat 2
Hero Arts Layering Bird Stamp Set - Twig, Leaves, Bird
Various inks to stamp the branch, leaves, and bird - Pink, purple and blue for the bird
Hero Arts Splatter Rubber Stamp from a kit I have had for several years - I am not sure they even sell this stamp any longer - Pink ink for stamping splatters on the card
Heat Embossing the Sentiment from Hero Arts Layering Bird set - WOW Embossing powder - Versamark Embossing Ink = Heat Gun - Black Cardstock - using MFT Blue Print Scallop Die #4 - I bent both ends and glued it to the base of the card so there is a pop to the sentiment
Hear Metal Charm added to the Bakers Twine - ATG and Scotch Quick Dry White Glue

It would be an honor to share with

A Blog Named Hero Embossing with Wow Challenge #1

WAW AG #294-#295










MFT Blueprints Challenge using Blue Prints #4 dies - mat #2 and the Scalloped die at the bottom of card where I embossed the sentiment