Sunday, August 26, 2012

Waxpaper Resist

Yesterday at a get together we did this wax paper resist , the bottom two are on glossy paper the top on card stock , one each the wax paper was put through an embossing folder the other crumpled . the wax paper put between two sheets and ironed then ink was applied with a sponge , this is the result.

Sunday, August 19, 2012

Faux Patina

I followed the steps of the faux patina on Speedy TV. Until I got to the embossing powder I was not so sure but I think it was a success......

Friday, August 17, 2012

Color Restricted

This challenge with FOSTV has color restrictions , so this child has grey hair LOL , the colors given are pink, pale green cream or grey..

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Art Washes Away

This beautiful saying I hope is fit for the challenge  on The background is shaving cream art by the grand daughters and the saying is on vellum

Saturday, August 11, 2012


Been so long since I used vellum I had to search it out for this challenge at Speedy TV I used the background paper my grand daughters created

Be Leaf In You

This card with butterflies is for a Speedy TV challenge I really like to add many layers I should do it more often

Tuesday, August 7, 2012


For this challenge at Speedy TV     For the background  chalked the stamp and misted it  before stamping.Then I embossed it in the matching folder. I also chalked the saying and sand dollar.

Sunday, August 5, 2012

Paper making

 I have a little pro on my hands To her the most important thing is to add lots of glitter
 She made the pulp yesterday from shredded recycled paper
 Just a little pleased
Success.....Can't wait til it dryers so she can make a card. She made 30 sheets of paper

SparkleNSprinkle August sketch

This is the August sketch for SparkleNSprinkle , it was fun to do . I decided to skip all the holidays to Easter.(head start)  http;//

Pocket Fold

This is me patting myself on the back for this pocket fold challenge. I am not good with following instructions but this on came easy  It is for Speedy TV

Thursday, August 2, 2012

Flip Card

Trying my hand at a flip card , I have only done this one time before and I am pleased with this one for Speedy TV , the sea shells are from our grand daughters Florida collection.

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Shaving Cream backgrounds

Our grand daughters spent the morning making shaving cream backgrounds , they had so much fun, there are plenty of backgrounds ready for future cards


There might be an age group that don't know this "house" but this was a very important house in its day. This is for the BUILDING  challenge at speedy TV


I just love both of these stamps I am putting this one in word Art Wednesday