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Sunday, July 15, 2018

Love Jar Card Kit

This week my project was
to follow along with Kristie Marcotte's
6x6 paper pad tutorial.

Here's the link to her blog:

Kristie got 40 cards out of this kit, I only got 27
but she's a lot better at this than I am - however,
I'm still happy.

I created a quick video to show you the cards.



Thanks for stopping by!

Cathy


Saturday, June 30, 2018

New mini album!

Here is a quick video of a mini album that I just completed!  Enjoy. 


I'm back with a quick list of supplies used.

Bundle of Joy 12x12 kit (kit included 2 sheets of
elements used throughout the album, also contained
one sticker sheet)
Solid color cardstock from my stash and it is Stampin Up.
Small tags we from a die from My Creative Time as well
as the little folder die.
Pink ribbon is seam binding that I dyed with a Tim Holtz
Picked Rasberry distress ink pad.
Various buttons, twine & ribbon from my stash.
Various corner rounders and punches used from my stash.
Confetti Sequins from Cartright's online store.

Special shout out to Ginger Ropp, My Sister's Scrapper who inspired 
the mini album and I used one of her tutorials to create this one.
I have made this one before and I loved it.

Thank you for stopping by my blog today - I 
hope you enjoyed my creation!

Cathy

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Card class cleanup!

I’ve started to teach card classes
In my home since I have retired. 
It has been so much fun and I love
Sharing my supplies and knowledge that
 I’ve gained over the years.

Here are a few pictures of what I 
Created while cleaning up and putting
My supplies away. 






Sunday, June 17, 2018

Shaker cards!

 Love working on shaker cards! Had to share this one.
I will admit that this one took me about three hours.
But I think it’s worth it!

I saw something similar on Pinterest and I just had to create for my
granddaughter in CA.  She loves mermaids!

Here's another one:

This one uses a shaker pouch from
My Favorite Things so it was very easy
to complete.  I maybe had an hour in this one.

While shaker cards take me longer to create they
are normally a real stress reliever for me since I love them
so much!

Thanks for stopping in to see my creations!

Mimi


Friday, May 25, 2018

Shaped cards!

EARLY IN my card making career
I would love to view blogs that featured
shaped cards.  This card is a Lori Whitlock file
and it was so easy to put together.

Since retiring on December 1 of last year,
I think I've started to feel more domestic!  LOL.
My mixer has been getting use and
when I saw this file I just couldn't resist.
Of course when you purchase the file it's yours
so you can make this over and over again.




Of course I had to use my favorite Cardztv Stamp sets,
Sugar Rush & Foodie Punnies to finish
off the card on the outside and inside.



Have a terrific Memorial Day weekend
and remember those who have honored
our country by giving the ultimate sacrifice.

God Bless the USA!

Cathy