Monday, July 30, 2012

Paper Secrets SYAO #26

Yay!!! I got  Paper Secrets SYAO#26  challenge done before the deadline! Woohoo!!!  Here it is:

and here the sketch:
I can't wait to see this week's challenge! :) 
Happy Scrappin'! 


I just love these photos of my babies dancing!!!  Look at my son doing the "funky chicken" dance! LMBO!!!!

Authentique - July Sketch Challenge
Frosted Designs - Fabulous Friday Challenge - One Word Title

Thanks for stopping by! Happy Scrappin'!

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Caught in the Act

Have you played over at CSI (ColorStoriesInspiration) yet? OMGoodness!!!  The case files are very challenging and FUN!!!  Here 's my layout for case file no#28:

I also used Frosted Designs Sketch:

If you haven't "solved a case" yet.... try it! It's fun!!! 

Happy Scrappin'!

Thursday, July 19, 2012

More to Share....

Hi Scrappers! I finally have time to share my layouts that I've been working on these last past days.  I loved working with these paper collections and can't wait to cut into more!! :) 

 Night Out
Supplies: BoBunny, Prima, Technique Tuesday, Pink Paislee and Maya Road.
Here is the sketch:

 Let Freedom Ring
Supplies: We R Memory Keepers, Jilliebean, Webesters Pages, and Maya Road
The Paper Mixing Bowl - Strawberry Shortcake Recipe Challenge
Funtoola - Red, White and Blue challenge
SJ Paper Crafts - Red, White and Blue challenge
ScrapFriendzy - Camp Bonus Holiday challenge

Always Reach for your Dreams!
Supplies: Jilliebean, My Little Shoebox, American Crafts
PaperSecrets - SYAO#25
Frosted Designs - Stamping (brackets)

The Colors of Fun
Supplies: My Minds Eye, Prima, October Afternoon, Prima and Cosmo Cricket
Paper Secrets - OLW challenge (Color)
Scrap-Friendzy - Camp Bonus#7 - Colors of the Rainbow
Soul Scrappers - Page Drafts Sketch:

Team = Together Everyone Achieves More
Supplies: Jilliebean, My Minds Eye, 

Friday, July 13, 2012

Having Fun, Remember and Wonder Boy!

I'm having so much fun with these challenges lately!!! I can't wait to jump on more tonight! :) Check them out:

Having Fun
Products: MME paper, Petaloo flowers, WP trim, Zva bling, MS punch, Ruby Rock It! alphas.
CSI - Case #27
Scrap Friendzy -  Camp Friendzy #4
Boys Rule Kit - Sketch Challenge

Products: Heidi Swapp Sugar Chic collection, Kaiser wood pieces, Zva bling mixed with Want 2 Scrap bling, Zva leaves, American Crafts trim and misc. feather. 
close up on embellishment cluster:
Paper Secrets - SYAO#24
Scrap-Friendzy - Camp Friendzy Bonus #6

Wonder Boy
Products: Authentique paper, MME twine, Pink Paislee and American Crafts Alphas and misc. buttons.
Challenges: - Sketch challenge - July Inspiration challenge (color)

Thanks for stopping by and Happy Scrappin'! :) 

Monday, July 9, 2012

The Girls...

...Of the next generation!!! :)  This layout is about the young ladies in the family (except for me and my Cousin on the far right)!  I am so proud of each and every one of them!

Frosted Designs - Washi Tape
Funtoola - Bling 

I used Christy Tomlinson's She Art 6x6 paper pack that I purchased at Paper Secrets online Store to create this layout.   I also used Kaiser wood pieces, We R Memory Keepers washi tape, Maya Road trim (for flowers) Ruby Rock it! twine, Zva bling, Thickers and My Little Shoebox mini alphas.

Thank you so much for stopping by! :)


Friday, July 6, 2012

Special Treat

Here's a layout a created about a good friend from the past.  We reconnected recently on Facebook and was able to see each other after 20+ years!  What a "special treat" it was that night at dinner!! :)

Special Treat
Supplies: BasicGrey "Little Black Dress" Collection, Recollections birdcage, doily, Fiskars, EK Success and Martha Stewart punches, and Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist (yellow added on parts of the paper to bring out the yellow):
CSI - Case File #26:
Once Upon a Sketch - Sketch with Friend Theme

Thank you for stopping by! :) 


Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Layouts to Share....

I had a nice relaxing few days without the kids and was able to complete some layouts. :)

B-Day Girl
Echo Park Collection, Thickers, Prima and Bazzill flowers, Dymo tape. 
Scraptastic Club - Embellishment Cluster
Sketch by Page Drafts:

Beyond Relaxing
Authentique Fresh Collection, Alphas - AC Thickers and Pink Paislee, handmade flower - doily, Prima, and Authentique paper, and Lace. 
Authentique - Color Combo
Paper Secrets - Scraplift
Here is the layout from Michelle Calls that I lifted:

Monkin' Around
Bella Blvd Baby Boy Collection, Pink Paislee alphas, Fiskers star punch, Autumn Leaves stamp.
Dare U To Scrap - Tape and Twine
Scrap Our Stash Challenge - Stars and Stripes
Boys Rule - Sketch:

Little Boy with Big Dreams
Crate Paper's Toy Box Collection and ribbon and AC Thickers
Paper Secrets - Stash 
Boys Rule - Sketch:

Thank you for stopping by!!

Sunday, July 1, 2012

July Bonus RAK

This month I decided to do something a little different.   I would love to help Paper Secrets Store out by offering a bonus prize to one lucky person who places an order with Paper Secrets Store for the month of July.  All you have to do is place an order that is $10.00 or more, leave a comment below and you will have a chance to win this:

Here is a little sample of what is in the store (while supplies last):

Hurry because the sale ends July 4th!!!!  And if you miss the sale, don't worry....  everything is always at LEAST 10% off! :) 

Let's get shopping! :)

June Bonus Challenge Winner!

 Goes to .....

~~Lisa Rea~~
You are the June Bonus WINNER!!!!
Please email me your address at
Thank you and everyone else who participated at Paper Secrets and Scrap-Friendzy!!!! :)