Thursday, February 24, 2011

Its a StampInsanity thursday!!

Photo au Mojo challenge at Stampinsanity today....SISC48: these are some GroovyGurlz

And here is my card....i used Katie for a cure...i love this image its amazing to me as my mom had cancer both lung and i hold this dear to my heart... i used dcwv cardstock dots stripes & plaids.. i colored with my sharpies...added some flowers and pink dots :

Be sure to check out the and see what the rest of the team is up too!!
check out the store there are some amazing stamps.

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Sending you my love...

Here is one i did i love this image...i used my sharpies and for the cardstock i used dcwv added a sentiment and some buttons and a touch of glitter to the hearts to sparkle

Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Little Girl...

Here is one i did this morning.....i love this cute image i got it as a freebie as usual i forget who i get them from but thank you and im sure i will remember later : ) i added a flower and a sentiment i used dcwv stack 6..

Monday, February 21, 2011

I won....I won

I Won a cartridge from Much Ado About Nothing....Home Decor Cartridge
I am so excited...i cant wait to create some cards with this fabulous cart...Thanks so much Pinky....

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Birthday Girl...

Here is a pink petticoat favorite of mine....Big Birthday must head over there and check out liz's amazing boutique..i used dcwv dots..stripes & plaids matchstack. added a sentiment and some ribbon

Very first Stylish Blogger Award...

Wow i am so excited i wake up this morning and im checking my blog and i have recieved this wonderful award from Jarna Rainy day Crafter thank you so much... that made my morning.

Upon receiving this award I must…

Thank the person who gave this award to me and link back to their blog
Share 8 things about myself
Pass this award to 8 other individuals that I have recently discovered
Leave a comment so that they can pass along the recognition.

8 Things about me:

1 I'm with the most amazing guy

2 I'm a secretary at a family owned business

3 I love my cat Checkers and my Chihuahua named Cissy

4 I love the ocean and we go regularly

5 I have 5 older brothers im the only girl and the youngest

6 I love crafting, i just cant get enouph

7 My boyfriend tells me everyday im beautiful

8 I love being around family and friends
Wow there it is...thanks again Jarna..
So i  have been blog hopping just checking out the wonderful blogs and i am gonna pass this to 8 wonderful crafters this is going to be hard...
1. Houses built of cards
2. Staying Crafty
3. Pink Bling Crafter
4. Doreen
5. Girlia
6. Jen
7. Shauna
8. Kevin
Thank you everyone who visits and comments on my creations...

Saturday, February 19, 2011

Best friend...

Here is the new freebie at bugaboo stamps...isnt he cute...i used the dcwv stack 6 cardstock and i printed the tag off my cricut ( see i still use my cricut lol) its plantin schoolbook... added a sentiment and some ribbon

Friday, February 18, 2011

Winners of the virtual valentines blog hop......

If your name is on this list, please use the "Email Me" button at the top of  Tay;or's blog: to send her a note. In the Subject line, please put: Valentine's Day Hop Winner. In the email, include your contact info, and what prize you've won. Some prizes will be mailed directly to you from the sponsors, some will be emailed to you (in the case of digis). And please be aware, I'm away from my computer Friday, so you might not hear from me right away. She is going to give everyone until Sunday night at 6:00 PM EST to claim their prizes, and then she will draw new winners. That's just over 48 hours :)

ok here's the official winner's list (in no particular order)!

Tracey (from Louise Healy's blog) - prize: 5 digi images of the winner's choice from Pink Cat Studio

Ronnie (from Libby Hickson's blog) - prize: 2 Cosmo Cricket 6x6 paper pads from The ScrappyChick Boutique

Terrece (from Sandie Dunne's blog) - prize: 4 images of winner's choice from MelJen's Designs

Dayle (from Berenice Rendon's blog) - prize: 2 digis of winner's choice from Karber Digital Images

Silvia (from Jennifer Dove's blog) - prize: 5 digi's of wonner's choice from Di's Digi Downloads

Jan (from Mary Collins's blog) - prize: digi stamp set of choice from Stamp Insanity

Janelle (from Sunghee Chon's blog) - prize: $20 gift certificate to Little Potato House

Erin L (from Wendy Price's blog) - prize: $10 gift certificate to Amber Ink

Allye (from Cathy Wallington's blog) - prize: 4 digi images from Kenny K's Shop

Jessi (from Patricia Hays's blog) - prize: 4 cling rubber stamp from Stampendous (new release)

Victoria (from Maria Levine's blog) - prize: 2 digi's of winner's choice from Pixie Dust Studio

BlackBird (from Tina Kiehn's blog) - prize: Meaning of Love digi set from Chi Chi Memories

Saskia (from Audrey E's blog) - prize: 5 digi images of winner's choice from Paper Pretties

Suzi (from Jessica Fitzgerald's blog) - prize: 2 rubber stamps from Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps

Sharon (from Cat Darling's blog) - prize: Timeless Love acrylic stamp set from Paper Pretties

Stephanie Z (from Lynell Harlow's blog) - prize: Dreamweaver's prize pack

Mobolilu (from Julie Elak's blog) - prize: 5 digi images of winner's choice from Paper Pretties

Velma (from Joyce Martens's blog) - prize: One year general membership to Christian Paper Crafts

Beth (from Taylor Usry's blog - that's me!) - prize: $10 gift certificate to Lizzie Anne Designs

Pen to Paper (from Angelique Nederpel's blog) - prize: 3 digi images from Simply Betty Stamps

Congrats to everyone who won and thank you to everyone who participated

Blackbird's Time you won from my and let her know what prize you won..

Thursday, February 17, 2011

Thinking of you...

Here is a quick card before i goto bed...i used The All Dressed up Stack from of my favorite stacks.... the digi was free im sorry i cant remember who it was from but thank you...added some flowers and pink dots with a stamp sentiment

Tuesday, February 15, 2011


Wow i love days off of work...i can get so much done....this is a free digi...i used my sharpies to color him and i added some ribbon and the cardstock is dcwv christmas...and i just love hese borders...this grass one is so cool...i printed the oval off of my cricut plantin schoolbook and put a stamp on it

Spring Time...

This is a free digi i cant remember where i got it..but thank you...its such a spring time card i just love it... dcwv cardstock The Stack...and some pretty yellow ribbon

Yes a christmas card...

I had to do a christmas one....i miss that time of this is a pink petticoat frillie millie of my favorite places to shop..the cardstock is dcwv The Christmas Combo...and i threw on a snowflake embellishment

I'm Sorry...

Her is a quick card....i used a free digi that i grabbed from meljen's designs...and my cardstock is from dcwv pastels and stack 6...i just love this digi he looks so sad...

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Blog Hop...

This weekend Sweet 'n Sassy Stamps is celebrating their customers by having their first Customer Appreciation Blog Hop (a list of blog hop requirements is at the link). The theme is Love is in the Air.

And here is my card...
i used Be Mine Cocoa Digital Stamp from sweet n sassy stamps..i love this image hes so cute isnt he..for my cardstock i used dots..stripes..& plads matstack from dcwv..i added some twine and some heart stickers

Here is a list of the blog hoppers and WOW there are so many talented crafters:

stop by Taylor's Blog The Quiet Moments for all the details.

Thank you Taylor and Cindy for pulling this all together! This is quite a feat to say the least! Shall we review the prize details one more time?

StampInsanity - with a set of choice for one winner

Meljens designs - 4 digis to one winner

- Pixie Dust Studio - 2 digis to one winner

Lizzie Anne Designs - $10 gift certificate
Christian Paper Crafts - 1 year general membership

Paper Pretties - 3 total winners: 1 person will receive Timeless Love stamp set; 2 people will receive 5 digis of their choice from the store

Karber Digital Images - 2 digis to one winner

Di's Digi Downloads - 5 digi images to one winner

The Scrappychick Boutique - 2 6x6 Cosmo Cricket paper pads to one winner

Stampendous - 4 cling rubber stamps from new release to 1 winner

Pink Cat Studio - 5 digis of winner's choice to one winner

Amber Ink - $10 gift certificate (and more if people use an Amber Ink product - see deets on their blog)
StampInsanity - with a set of choice for one winner

Simply Betty Stamps - 3 digis of the winner's choice

Mark's Finest Papers - set of their choosing to the winner

Dreamweaver's Stencils - a couple stencils, pearlescent embossing paste and a palette knife

Chi Chi Memories - Meaning of Love Digi Stamp Set to one winner

Little Potato House - $20 gift certificate
Kenny K digis: 4 digis to one winner

Kraftin' Kimmie Stamps: winners choice of 2 images

I would love to win any one of these prizes!

You will have until Thursday, Feb 17th at 6:00 PM EST to get through this amazing list of talent and creativity. The more comments you leave, the more chances you have to win. Taylor will draw comments from random blogs (all using for the 21 prizes from our generous sponsors. A full list of winners will be posted here on Friday!

Here are the hoppers:

Taylor Usry -

Libby Hickson -

Cindy Coutts -

Cyndi Bundy -

Amber Hillman -

Angelique Nederpel -

Tanya Johnson -

Suzi McKenzie -

Cathy Wallington -

Pam Hornschu -

Wendy Price -

Patricia Hays -

Maria Levine -

Sandie Dunne -

Juanita Gillen -

Janelle Stollfus -

Mary Collins -

Berenice Rendon -

Cheryl Gorka -

Jessica Fitzgerald -

Dee Morris -

Darsie Bruno -

Sandy Allnock -

Margie Cortina -

Kathy Fronczak -

Cat Darling -

Joyce Martens (Jolara) -

Erin Leveille

Gudrun Loennecken-

Mackenzie Bruckler -

Melissa (Pink Cat) -

Patty Tanuz -

Emily Leiphart -

Jane Matsumoto -

Kimme Leach -

Kerry Kung -

Heather Lee-Reppen -

Rachel Sztonyk -

Jennifer Dove -

Lysa Q-

Erica Johnson-Wanzer -

Tina Kiehn -   ME

Sugar Whiting -

Karin Martin -

Sunghee Chon -

Tanis Palmer -

Lindsey Martin-Penny -

Kristi Parker Van Doren -

Julie Elak -

Alison Heikkila -

Audrey E -

Laura Drahozal -

Louise Healy -

Wendy Jordan -

Lynell Harlow -

Terrece Siddoway -

Liz Martin -

Kim Reid -

Beth Ranney-Thomas -

Thank you soooo much for coming over... don't forget to comment so you're in a chance of winning one of the prizes.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Wow here it is...

SISC46 It's gettin Sketchy Round Here
ok this is my very first posting as a GroovyGurl  It's Thursday, and that is exciting because Thursday means Stamp Insanity day!! You have no idea how excited i am to be on this team! I just love these stamps:)

I used valentines day maddie a free digi over at stampinsanity..cardstock is blue love from dcwv....buttons and ribbon, "thank you" is just one of the amazing stamps in my collection...go check out whats going on over there at stampinsaity stamps...

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Umbrella Love

This is just a quick card i made ....i got off work early and thought i would make one...i used a free digi from free digital stamps....buttons and ribbon and i used dcwv cardstock

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Love you Madly

Heres another image from Stampinsanity must go over there...such cute images....sentiment is from stampinsanity and the image....the bow is big and i love it....the background paper is printed off my computer it was actually free..


Here is a stamp that i just love over at stampinsanity stamps this is Birthday Maddie..i used my sharpies for coloring...added some buttons and the ribbon i got at the dollar store ( they have some cool stuff there and for cheap) and the sentiment is one of my stamp birthday sets

Monday, February 7, 2011

Yay...i made it

I wanted to let everyone know i am now a GroovyGurl over at Stampinsanity Stamps...i am so excited i can hardly handle it.Everyone has been so amazing in welcoming me and all the new groovygurlz...i cant wait to get started on all the exciting things to come my way...this is my first design team.

thanks for reading

Sunday, February 6, 2011

Owl love you forever

Here is a valentine's free digi...the sentiments are stickers and i used my dcwv cardstock....

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Thank you

I finally made a card using my cricut...its been awhile and how i oh so missed it...i used the accent essentials for the border to the right and also the background of the butterfly...added some flowers... and the buterfly i actually printed off the computer.

Thursday, February 3, 2011


Here is a meljen's digi that was FREE...i know amazing huh? i love getting thoses kind..this flower i recieved as a little extra with one of my blog candy wins from busy bug..border on bottom is from michaels
(my fav store)


Here is another quick one i did i used my plantin schoolbook of my favorites...

Little Dress

Here is a little card i made this morning....slinky little digi...and i used dcwv cardstock...they have such amazing cardstock...i threw some glitter on the dress...and the sentiment is a stamp with a kiss.....

Tuesday, February 1, 2011


I was just looking through my older cards that i have made and was like....oh my goodness...they just seem so different then what i have been making please check out my older cards you will get a kick out of them...i did!!! scroll down to 2009 button on right side .

THANK YOU to everyone who has left comments and stayed awhile on my all have inspired me.



Here is a digi i have been wanting to use....and i saw one sorta like this and had to try it i cant remember who it was but they are amazing...i added my own touches..dcwv cardstock... stamp sentiment

In love

Here is a valentines digi of course i printed the sentiment off of my computer...i love these borders i got them at joann fabrics really cool ...