Sunday, December 21, 2014

Pio reminder for December challenge

Pile it on has a challenge going on for the month and you should come to join us...

Wow... only a couple days left and I am still sneaking out the cards and the little things.  Yesterday I needed two quick gift card holders and my Cricut Artise saved me again... 

here is a couple of close ups... 

weird in the pic they look pink but they were all red. 
and of course it would be a pile it on challenge unless you have the challenges that inspired you here are mine:
A Crafty Mess - anything goes/traditional Christmas colors
52 christmas card throwdown - gifts of the season (pick any past challenge)
Brown Sugar - Christmas
allsorts challenge blog - last min gifts
Craft for the Craft - favorite Christmas colors
Completely Christmas - anything goes
Colouring Crazy Challenge - make it festive
always playing with paper - colour theme
cuttin and stampin - christmas
curtain call - candy cane
little scrap pieces - linky party
mfp stamp - round those corners
paper take weekly - last christmas 
Di's Digis - any winter holiday
Little Red Wagon - Christmas
deep ocean - christmas
crafty hazelnut - anything still needed for christmas
pennys paper - atg
shopping our stash - red alert

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Lasting memories dt call

Hey everyone...

it is with great pleasure I submit this LO to the lasting memories design team call.  I have actually been with the team January 2012!   so that means I am going into my third year... that is if I get picked... fingers crossed :)

the paper and stamps are from CTMH and this is the last page of my daughters Cuba book
of course if you have been following me for a bit... you will know I love to link up to the challenges that inspire me. 

Monday, December 8, 2014

Pio atg christmas

Hey everyone...
Pile it on has a great challenge for you this month... and i must say you will find this one easy!!
Any Thing Goes Christmas/Holiday
see... I told you super easy so I expect you all to join!
Plus you have the whole month to join!!
Here is my inspiration for you
I made the box using Artiste and stamps from Close to my heart!  
I stamped all over the paper added some stitching, a tag and a bow - voila!!
gifts for my staff
And inside a tube of hand cream
I hope that they like them and they can reuse the little box.  I think it is adorable!!
And of course it wouldn't be pile it on with out the challenges that also inspired me:

Saturday, December 6, 2014

CCC- White on White

Hey everyone...
Crafty Calendar has a new challenge for you this month
 White on white
Here is my example
I used one of my stamp sets from Your next stamp ohhh and plus their die cut for it
I also used their sketch which you can find the link to below 
I did accidentally blend the stickles with the ink and it went a bit green... arghh
If anyone has any suggestions how not to do that agree let me know 
and of course the challenges that inspired me: