Thursday, May 28, 2015

Scrap Our Stash Sketch LO Reveal


Today is my reveal on the Scrap Our Stash blog.
 Here's my layout:
Here is the super cute sketch created by Lanette Erickson:

The challenge was to use this sketch and to add HANDMADE FLOWERS.  I made my flowers by using a punch and then roughing them up a bit and adding to my pinwheels.  

Make sure you check out Scrap our Stash blog for daily inspiration and 2 monthly challenges! :) 

Monday, May 25, 2015

Linnie Blooms & Stampendous Blog Hop!

What a great way to start off a blog hop -- Memorial Day!

The Design Teams of Stampendous and Linnie Blooms have traded product and are ready to show you their creations!  Here's the link and schedule of postings.  Please show them your love by leaving them a comment!  Commenter's on the Linnie Blooms' Design Team blogs will be entered into a drawing at the end of the week!

Linnie Blooms Designers Links:

At the end of the blog hop, Linnie Blooms will be giving away a FREE All New DIY Home Decor Kit!  So be sure to leave a comment on our Designer's blog to be entered to win!

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

12x12 Canvas Scrapbook Page - Linnie Blooms


Today is my reveal day on the Linnie Blooms Blog.  I have the privilege to share with you all today a layout I created using a Linnie Blooms 12x12 Canvas Scrapbook Page.!!!  You all know how much I love creating layouts… and creating a layout on a 12x12 Canvas Scrapbook Page  made it that much more fun! 

Here's my 12x12 Canvas Page:

Here's the 12x12 Canvas Scrapbook Page  before I started to create the layout:

 I also used Linnie Blooms Mesh Linnie Blooms Canvas Petal Flowers and the Linnie Blooms Leaves to create this flower:

For more details and this layout and/or to see close ups,
 please visit the Linnie Blooms Blog.

Please visit the Linnie Blooms Store for Canvas Products! 

Thanks for stopping by! :) 

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Scrap Our Stash May Stash Challenge Reveal


Today is my reveal for the Scrap Our Stash May Stash Challenge. 

Here's my layout:
 I used Buttercup Collection from Lily Bee Designs and a sketch by Missy Whidden.

The challenge is to include an item from your stash for each letter in the word - EMBOSS.  Here's what I used:

E - Enamel dots

M-Metal, Mini alphas, Mist
B - Banner
O - Overlay
S - Stick Pins
S - sticker

For more information on this challenge, visit the Scrap Our Stash Blog.  You have until 5/29 to upload your layout! 

So what will you use from your stash? 

Friday, May 8, 2015

Sketches In Thyme #147 & #148

Hey Crafters!

I'm so excited to reveal my layouts for the first 2 sketch challenges over at  Sketches In Thymes.

My first layout was created using Bev Code's Sketch #147:

And here is Bev's Sketch #147:

My next layout was created from a sketch I created:

Here's my sketch #148: 

These challenges are due at the end of May. 
You can get more information (and upload your layouts)

Happy Scrappin'! 


Saturday, May 2, 2015

Back to Linnie Blooms! :)

Hey Crafters! :)

 I'm so excited to announce that I'm back on the Linnie Blooms Design Team. :)

Today, I would like to share with you a 8x10 canvas board that I created using Linnie Blooms stamps, Canvas Bird, Canvas Leave and Canvas Pennants:
Here are some close-ups:

There you have it! I hope you like my project and I hope it inspires you to play around with these awesome Canvas Pieces.  You can find more information about these Canvas Pieces on the Linnie Blooms website. 

Friday, May 1, 2015

May Tic Tac Toe & Scrappy Friends Challenge

It's time for another TTT!  Here we go!!

As always, my Scrap Friends and I get together monthly and give you all an individual challenge and a group bonus challenge.  This month we have 3 Scrappy Friends hosting challenges, so that is 4 chances to win with just 1 layout!  Woohoo!

Here's the May Tic Tac Toe Challenge:

My challenge for you is to pick 3 in a row (vertical, horizontal or diagonal) and use those items on your layout.  Remember when you post on your blog to note which row you picked. 

And here is the prize I will be giving away:
RULES (to be entered into drawing):
• Create a new layout (one entry only) following the criteria above
• You must be a FOLLOWER of my blog
• Traditional layouts only (no digital please) 
• You must link your entry below with Mr. Linky 
by May 29th 11:59 pm (PST) 

• Please add a link back to this challenge post when posting your layout on blog/galleries etc. 

Here's my layout:
I actually completed 2 different rows: 1) Butterfly, Flower and anything pink and 2) Arrow, anything pink, and line paper.  ....  I also combined my challenge with my Scrappy Friends challenges and I encourage you to do the same for more chances to win. :) 

COMBINE any of my Scrappy Friends challenges above (Brenda's Sketch and Kelly's word challenge) with my Tic Tac Toe challenge OR complete 2 or more of the challenges above (mine, Brenda's or Kelly's) and you are automatically entered into the BONUS PRIZE Drawing:

Now onto the April winners…

~~~~~ Congratulations ~~~~~
to the 

APRIL TIC TAC TOE Challenge winner is….
 Jamie Larson
Please email me your address at

APR BONUS Challenge winner is….

Please send email to