Monday, July 20, 2009

Animal Print suitcase album

I bought 3 of these at a garage sale & am going to make them into albums, this is the first one & the smallest one at 8x10. The pages are connected in the album accordian style.

Page detail

Animal Print suitcase-more detail

Girl Scout Thank You cards

I made these for Parker's brownie leader & co-leader & her unit leaders at twilight camp.

Bridging to Brownies

I lifted this from Melissa Frances class at GASC in Arlington. I was an assistant in her class so I couldn't make my page then, I did it when I got home.


Aladdin so charmed her. This was for the round robin challenge.

Blowin Kisses

This was from a sketch at
It is mostly Basic Grey Lime Rickey paper. The journaling says--
June 30th, 2009. Parker & I were in the car & blowing kisses to each other & catching them & she very casually says, "Mom, you know if you eat those they will add love to your heart."

Tim Holtz class

I had him sign a transparency so i could use it later on a layout & it turned out cool.

Grungeboard mini album

I attended a Tim Holtz grungeboard class & made this awesome album! I haven't completed the inside yet so I will take more pictures later. I love his products!

I Wanna Rock!

I love rock n roll from the beginning with Elvis, the Beatles to now days with alternative & everything in between. I am just a rocker at heart so I did this page for my Book of Me. The awesome word thing with the different types of rock I like is from
This was also a sketch from My Sketch World. I used silver metallic paint on the background.


This is from a sketch from

My Sketch World.

Nassau, Bahamas

This is from a sketch. I was in top 5 with this one. I just love transparencies! That is what I printed the big picture on. I also put some of the beads from her hair on a ribbon.

My mom as a Brownie

I found these pics of my mom form 1955-56 or 56-57? Thought they would be cool to put in my daughters brownie book.


This was from a sketch at Scrapbooker's Clubhouse.

Me & James-97

This was for a scraplift the person before you challenge at
I lifted from ScrappinKitty's gallery. I used inks & glimmer mist to make the background paper. I onked the chipboard & used lots of stickles, platinum.

Friend b-day paper bag card

This is a paper bag card. I hand stitched it with floss & I used crepe paper for the flower & inside. I added lace & pearls & of course buttons. I painted the to stamp on.


This one is for Fiskars 360th b-day.

Just a b-day card.

Texas swap

These are 6x6 pages for a Texas swap. It was a blast to do & I learned some things about my home state.

Wild Wild West

Another round robin challenge.

My Daycare Babies

This was done for a round robin challenge at


My Papaw was called Pinky & he restored old cars as a hobby & he sure loved doing it.
I got to be guest pieces designer at If it's Groovy blog & she sent me some stuff to use & this is what I did. I used lots of ink & distressing. I made the background paper with Tim Holtz inks & a rolling stamp from Stampin' up.

This is me

This was a challenge for your Book of Me on Natl' Scrapbook Day at

To know us is to love us

This was a challenge at Fiskars. This design came off a postcard. I used stickles for my 'stitching.


I won a prize for this one from the scrap the person before challenge at . I lifted this from LaKeta's gallery.

Back Off

This is Phillip with his little squirrel.

Tickle Me Pink

This was so much fun, I was taking pictures of her while I was tickling her, not an easy thing to do. :)


I love playing with my photos & I love transparencies!!!

ATC swaps

These are the latest swaps I have done. There was a candy one, a mermaid one, & a cupcake one.

Sunday, July 19, 2009

This was one of those sheets of paper that is cut out. I used daisy shapes. The strip of paper across the bottom used Tim Holtz inks & I embossed a daisy flower stamp.


This is a board book that i altered into a little explore book. It is 12x12.