Sunday, May 8, 2011

Saturday, May 7, 2011

Happy Graduation!!

Our Son Eric is Graduating From Northwest Nazarene University this weekend, so I made him this cute little box to put part of his gift in! We are so very proud of him!!

Supplies Used...

Something to Celebrate Stamp Set

Red/White Bakers Twine

Large Silver Brad

Basic Black & Whisper White Card Stock

Matchbox Die and Big Shot

You make the Matchbox as you normally would to completion, then for the top of the hat, you will cut a square 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 , Pierce a whole in the center and put your tassle on with the brad!! I used sticky tape to put the whole thing together!!

Friday, May 6, 2011

The Open Sea....

In my humble opinion, Stampin' Up! came up with some amazing "Men Occasion" stamps in the summer mini!! I am so excited, since I am surrounded by all men in my life, I have been waiting for a long time! Anyway, that being said, I just love this new "The Open Sea" stamp set!

Supplies used...

The Open Sea Stamp Set
Crumb Cake, Early Espresso,and Bashful Blue Card Stock
Crumb Cake, Early Espresso & Not Quite Navy Stamp Pad
Not Quite Navy & Bashful Blue Watercolor Crayons
Aqua Painter
Stampin' Sponge
Vintage Brad

Postage Stamp Punch

Early Espresso/White Bakers Twine

Square Lattice Impressions Folder and Big Shot

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Surfs Up...

Happy Birthday!!

A fun birthday card with a the new Summer Splash Stamp set from the summer mini catalog! There are so many cute new stamp sets....I can't wait for the big Idea Book and Catalog to come out in July!!

Supplies Used....

Summer Splash Stamp Set

Afterthoughts stamp set (Happy Birthday)
Sahara Sand Card Stock

Tempting Turquoise Card Stock

Whisper White Card Stock

Delightful Dafodil Card Stock

Delightful Dafodil, Melon Mambo, Pear Pizzaz & Tempting Turquoise Markers

1 3/4 Circle Punch
Circle Cutter (2in Square)

Perfect Polka Dot Impression Folder & Big Shot

Stampin' Sponge w/ Tempting Turquoise and Pear Pizzaz Stamp Pads

White Bakers Twine

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Strength and Hope.....

Strength and Hope is such a beautiful stamp set! What I love most about it, is that $2 from the purchase of each stamp will go to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation!! What a great way to to support a wonderful cause!

Supplies used....

Strength and Hope Stamp Set (Click Here to purchase or for more information)
Crumb Cake Card Stock

Whisper White Card Stock

Botonical Gardens DSP (From Occasions Mini, you could use Lap of Luxery)

Pear Pizzaz Seam Binding Ribbon (item # 122330)

Pear Pizzaz Stamp Pad

Early Espresso

Vintage Brad

Flower Gardern Textured Impression Embossing Folder

Big Shot

Sanding Block