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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

PostCard Love...

I used my CrazyBird stamps and also other rubberstamps. Along with my H2O's that I colored my crazy bird in with.  I also used sprays and stencil for the background.  This is a postcard I made for #LoveNotes swap. This is week # 3 postcard. 

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Distress Crayons...

"Distress Crayons"... Love them....

I made this card and used Tim Holtz Distress crayons... I didn't need or use anything special. I stamped the globe and embossed in black embossing powder and then used my new distress Crayons.  I love the creaminess (is that a word...lol) of them and how they glided over the cs. and then took my water brush and did my thing on the image.  Use my framelits that came with the stamp and embossing folder, to cut the globe and frames out. I used the globe embossing folder for the background and then used the Distress Crayons again over the embossed raised areas.  Used my framelit airplane and cut out using some washing tape and stamped the plane image on top. 
I  found that these Distress Crayons a lot lot more easier to use than the Faber-Castell gelatos.  :-)

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Flipbook Craze...

"Flipbook Craze is here..." 

If you love to pen pal or just send some fun mail to a friend...this is for you.  Check out YouTube and type in Flipbooks... 

I am caught up in them too, and since I love to Pen Pal and write to my pals, I too love to send fun mail for them to enjoy and some goodies for them to use or just say "cute"... 
Better than those pesky bills in the ole' mail box right?... lol

I used my rubberstamps and also my library die to cut out the library cards.  I also used my glassine (sp?) bags for the goodie pouches. I also used my vellum that I have hoarded away... love vellum.  The vellum has embedded sparkles in the vellum.  

Here goes some looks from the front to the fully opened Flipbook... 



Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Crazy Yet?... lol

Are you Crazy Yet?... 

Here go a few more crazies in the house.  I like everyone else think these birds are crazy... Here goes some Atc's of them...


Wednesday, December 30, 2015

"2016 Happy New Year" Crazy Birds...

"2016 Happy New Year" Crazy Birds...

I made this for a swap over on the Pl network.  For New Year's...woooo hooooo

I got these for Christmas and love them and the framelits that come with the Crazy Birds and the Crazy Bird Things...lol  

Here is what I did... I stamped and embossed on "Paint Chip Samples"... I'm not really all that good in coloring the Crazy birds yet, but thought I take advantage of all my paint chips that I've collected over the years... So they are my "Mixed Media type Crazy Birds" Enjoy and Happy New Year!


Monday, December 7, 2015

Pocket Letter Oranment Fun....

Christmas Ornament Fun...

I like everyone else love Target's Dollar Spot... And like everyone else dig through the bins to find those awesome fun goodies for our Pl or our planners and whatever else...lol

Last week, I ran across a pack of these wooden deer and and these cute Merry Christmas words and also I grabbed the tiny velvet bow ties.... :-)  

I decided to amp them up and use them on my pl to decorate the front for my Christmas Theme pl for my pals.

I sponged on some gold paint and then sprinkled some UTEE on top and used my heat gun to give it some interest to the deer and some texture.  I did the same with the Merry Christmas pieces too.  I then glued on the pieces on top of the deer.   Waaaaaaaa -laaaaaaaa

A cute Christmas ornament... Something cheap and easy and yet so cute.  Take a look... what do you think?

Pocket Letter Fun... 

Friday, December 4, 2015

2nd Christmas Pocket Letter 2015

My 2nd Christmas Pocket Letter 2015




One of my First Pocket Letters for Christmas:

 Gee it's been a while since I've posted... Here goes one of my first Pocket Letter's for Christmas theme:

Front: I used my stamps and gold embossing powder... the stamped Gold embossed Santa face the saying says "Working for Milk and Cookies"...lol  The shaker (bottom right corner) I put confetti in... the confetti shapes are candy canes and Gingerbread men and Christmas light bulbs.  And there is confetti in the one pocket where the snowman is.  The tag is stamped and the tag is canvas. :)

 Back :

 I stamped and embossed the House Mouse with the bows on their heads and Used 3 D Lacquer (it's an envelope for pocket letters... :) ) I also used Red Tinsel embossing powder on the other envelope where the Santa face is in the center, I also stamped and embossed in red Merry Christams.  I used some decorative ribbons to cover two of the pocket cards.  The bottom center is a stamped and embossed snowman and the saying above his head is stamped and embossed in red and says "Fat snowmen last longer". :)  The Happy New Year stamped image is embossed in Gold embossing powder. Along with the gold snowflakes (stamped and embossed) on the top left pocket and the saying is also embossed and says "My Friends Are All Flakes"... lol