Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Damask Divas Blog Hop - May 2014

Welcome to the Damask Divas' Balloon Ride
Blog Hop for May 2014.
Thank you for joining us this month for our Blog Hop
 if you came from Stephanie's blog you are in the right place.
If you arrived here by accident you can start Here at the beginning to hop along.
My cards this month are very quick and simple.  Please enjoy...
Card 1


All Products are CTMH:
You may order your products Here!

Balloon Ride Paper Pack: X7180B
Colonial White Card Base: X1410
Stamp Set: Lifting Spirits: C1570
Scallop Punch: Z1851
Baker's Twine: Smoothie Z1702
Chocolate Ink: Z2111
Ink Daubers: Z1938

Card 2


All Products are CTMH:
You may order your products Here!

Balloon Ride Paper Pack: X7180B
Colonial White Card Base: X1410
Stamp Set: Lifting Spirits: C1570
Chocolate Ink: Z2111
Durables Studs: Bulk337

Other:
Ribbon by Martha Stewart


I would love to hear your comments!

Your next stop on this hop is Felicia's Blog
Thank you for joining us on this blog hop. Enjoy the rest of your Ride.



Carson's B-Day April 25th

We have partied all week for this precious one!  My son celebrated his 10th B-day this week and he is truly a blessing to us.  

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Color Dare #91

Here is a Mother's Day Card using the Colors in the Color Dare #91 from Color my Heart!

Enjoy!

Products used:
CTMH: Ariana Paper Pack X7179B which includes color cardstock, except blush that I used 
for the Rosettes using the Artiste Cartridge that I made last month.  The key is from Brocade Assortment Z1748, Outdoor Denim Baker's Twine Z1751, Clear Sparkles Z1752. Liquid Glass for Adhesive, White Daisy Card Base

Other Products used:
Silhouette Cut File 41897 Mother's Day Card - Just cut the top to use as overlay
Wink of Stella - Zig pen - Clear

You can order your CTMH products Here!

Would love to hear your comments!

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Color Dare # 90 and Mojo Monday #342

Love both of the challenges this week from Color My Heart and Mojo Monday.

The Color Dare #90 and the Mojo Sketch #342.

Here is my masterpiece:

Products Used:

CTMH: Cardstock: Indian Corn Blue, Outdoor Denim, Pacifica, Honey, White Daisy and
White Daisy Cardbase.
Ink:  Outdoor Denim, Honey (inside)
Scalloped Border Punch
Dot Embossing Folder
Stamp Set: D1560 Holiday Tags, C1537 Honeycomb Flair (Sweet as Honey-Inside)

Non CTMH: Ribbon Scrap, Circle and Scallop Circle punch - Fiskars and EK Success
Pen: Letraset promarker - Indigo Blue
Teresa Collins Ebosser

Order your CTMH Products HERE!

Special Thanks to these Websites for their Weekly inspiration!


I WON! I WON! I WON! My very first award for a blog Challenge!
Carmen Mitchell's photo.



Sunday, April 20, 2014

Christ is Risen

Christ is Risen INDEED!

I pray that you and your family have a very Happy Easter!
Thanks so much for Visiting my Blog!


From our Family to Yours!

Color Dare #89



Card 1

Card 2

All products are Close to my Heart for Card 1

Order your products Here!

Cardstock: Juniper, Crème Brulee, Sorbet, White Daisy
Washi Tape: Juniper
Baker's Twine: Crème Brulee
Stamp Sets: B1419, B1431
Sparkles Assortment: Z1754
Ink: Chocolate

Card 2:
Cardstock: Juniper, Crème Brulee, Sorbet, White Daisy
Washi Tape: Juniper
Baker's Twine: Crème Brulee
Stamp Sets: B1419, B1431
Sparkles Assortment: Z1754

Non CTMH Products Used on Card 2
Ranger White Embossing Powder
Versamark ink





Saturday, April 19, 2014

Mojo Monday and Heart to Heart Challenges

I combined two challenges again to make a card.  Nothing like a challenge to get the inspirational juices flowing.  Mojo Monday #341 and Heart to Heart Card Challenge.

 
All Products are from Close to my Heart.
 
                            

  
 
 
Border is a Cricut Cut (CTMH Cartridge- Artbooking - f)
Ink: Sweet Leaf and Lagoon
White Daisy Card Base
 
Thanks for Visiting my site.
 
Please visit my CTMH address to purchase your products today.
 
 
 
 
 
 

 


Thursday, April 10, 2014

Cards to get you inspired!

Here are a few cards that I have created over the past couple of weeks.  Hope they inspire you to get creative!
The first card I combined two challenges in one.  Color Dare Challenge #88 and Mojo Monday Blog Challenge #340.  This is the first time I have done either challenge and it was so much fun. 

"Thanks"


Products used:
CTMH:  Stamp set B1452 Funky Blossoms
CTMH Ink and Cardstock: Kraft, Smoothie, Lagoon, Buttercup, Sunset, Sweet Leaf
CTMH Smoothie mini medley set: Button Z1697
CTMH Waxy Flax - Lagoon Retired
CTMH Embossing Folder: Damask Z1927
CTMH Sparkles - Bulk 232
Non CTMH Products: Wink of Stella Clear Pen
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"Hoppy Easter" Card

Products Used:
All CTMH: Stamp sets B1423, D1340 (Retired),  Stripes Embossing Folder Z1960
Inks and Cardstock:  Cotton Candy, Buttercup, Pear, Sky, Hollyhock, Honey, White Daisy
Border Punch: Z1851

Non CTMH Products: Versamark ink, Embossing Powder
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"Thank Heaven for Friends"

6x6 Card

Products Used:
CTMH: Skylark Paper Pack X7177B, Cardstock: Lagoon, Kraft, Col. White
Stamp set: CC1025 (Retired), B1435,  Cricut Cartridge Art Philosophy to
make scallop oval (oval 4); Cocoa ink to distress edges

Non CTMH products: Pro Markers by Letraset, Ribbon - Walmart
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"Stars - Happy Birthday"

These cards were inspired by Jennifer McGuire, using 2nd and 3rd generation stamping.



 Products Used:
CTMH: Stamp Sets: D1482, B1419;
CTMH: Ink and Cardstock: Outdoor Denim, Ruby, Pear, Honey, White Daisy

Non CTMH Products: Versamark, Embossing Powders



Order your Close to My Heart Products HERE!

Thanks for stopping by.

Leave a comment and I will enter you into a drawing to win a couple of these cards!

Friday, April 4, 2014

Want a Free CTMH Cricut Cartridge???



If you join my team during the month of April 2014, you will receive your choice of a Cricut Collection FREE.  That means for $99 (for your kit) you will receive over $300 in products PLUS a free Cricut Collection, which includes the cartridges, stamp sets and dimensional elements, That's a $400 value.  And if you have sales totaling $1200 in your first 3 months, you will receive your $99 back, so the cost of your kit would be FREE as well.
2014 Spring/Summer Idea Book New Consultant Kit

Contents of the New Consultant Kit Include:

  • Read Me First Letter
  • Spring/Summer 2014 Idea Books (qty. 10)
  • Hostess Order Forms (qty. 25)
  • Customer Order Forms (qty. 25)
  • Close To My Heart Color Swatches (W471)
  • Spring/Summer 2014 B&T Duos™ Sampler (W1127)
  • Petite Perks™ Delicate Wings Incentive Stamp Set (qty. 5) (W2028)
  • Reflections™ Scrapbook Program (9037)
  • Originals Card Confidence Program™ (9036)
  • Workshops on the Go™ Skylark Scrapbooking Kit (G1072)
  • Skylark Complements Dimensional Elements (X7177C)
  • Skylark B&T Duos™ Bulk Paper (BULK322)
  • Skylark Bulk Resin Flowers (BULK340)
  • Durables Triangle Studs (Z1928)
  • Teal Shimmer Trim (Z1918)
  • Lagoon Exclusive Inks™ Pad (Z2195)
  • Desert Sand Exclusive Inks™ Pad (Z2118)
  • Slate Exclusive Inks™ Pad (Z2173)
  • My Acrylix™ Hopscotch Alphabet Stamp Set (E1028)
  • My Acrylix™ True to Life Stamp Set (C1575)
  • My Acrylix™ Believe in Yourself Stamp Set (C1574)
  • 3" × 3" My Acrylix™ Block (Y1006)
  • 4" × 5" My Acrylix™ Block (Y1012)
  • 2" × 6½" My Acrylix™ Block (Y1010)
  • Non-Stick Micro-Tip Scissors (Z1836)
  • My Acrylix™ Stamp Scrubber (Z1782)
  • My Acrylix™ Spritz Cleaner (1778)
  • Bonding Memories™ Glue (1512)
  • Sponge (Z697)
  • Liquid Glass (Z679)
  • and Cello Bags (qty. 25) (W1152)
(Some items may not be shown. Contents are subject to change without notice.)

AND YOUR CHOICE OF:

Cricut® Artiste Collection

Item Number: Z1790


Product Description

With just the touch of one Cricut® Artiste key you can take your creativity over the top with wonderful 3-D projects, party favors, interactive cards, awards, and more! From robots and spooks to weddings and Valentines, your cupcake wrappers, invitations, and party essentials will coordinate and come together for any celebration! Includes a step-by-step assembly booklet for the 3-D projects.
Collection includes:
  • 1 – Cartridge (700 images: themed projects, cards, fonts, shapes, and 3-D items)
  • 3 – My Acrylix™ D-size stamp sets
  • 3 – 12" × 9" Dimensional Elements (3 sheets of different shapes)
Creative Feature Keys: Accent 1, Accent 2, Accent 3, Accent 4, Card, 3D Object.
Recommended blocks for included stamp sets: 3" × 3" (Y1006), 2" × 3½" (Y1009), 2" x 6½" (Y1010).
Cricut® is a registered trademark of Provo Craft & Novelty, Inc. All rights reserved.

Cricut® Art Philosophy Collection

Item Number: Z1686


Product Description

Featuring hundreds of basic, versatile shapes and fonts you'll use every day, many of which coordinate with dozens of our My Acrylix® stamps, this collection is a must-have for every crafter!
Cricut® Art Philosophy Collection includes:
1 – Cartridge (700 images: font, shapes, and 3-D items)
3 – My Acrylix™ D-size stamp sets
3 – 9" × 12" Dimensional Elements (3 sheets of different shapes)

Creative Feature Keys: Layer, Decorative Layer, Tag, Card, Font, Font Layer.

Recommended blocks for included stamp sets: 1" × 1" (Y1000), 2" × 2" (Y1003), 2" × 3½" (Y1009), 3" × 3" (Y1006).

Cricut® Artbooking Collection

Item Number: Z1906


Product Description

Take your scrapbooking to never-before-seen levels with the new Cricut® Artbooking collection! With oodles of images in each of 15 layout themes, you can create several coordinating pages for each theme using just two keys and one dial size. Images include accents, borders, titles, overlays, photo mats—in standard photo sizes!—and more. The Cricut® keys are optimized for creating 12" × 12" pages in a jiffy. You'll also love creating 10 themed mini books, also optimized for several different sizes using just two keys and one dial size. When you're finished cutting, use the coordinating stamp sets and Dimensional Elements shapes to add even more pizzazz!
Collection includes: 1 – Cartridge (700 images: Font, Mini Books, Layouts)
3 – My Acrylix™ D-size stamp sets
3 – 12" × 9" Dimensional Elements (3 sheets of different shapes)
Creative Feature Keys: Title, Photo Mat 1, Photo Mat 2, Icon, Border, Overlay.
Recommended blocks for included stamp sets: 1" × 1" (Y1000), 1" × 3½" (Y1002), 2" × 2" (Y1003), 3" × 3" (Y1006), 2" x 3½" (Y1009), 4" × 5" (Y1012).





 

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