Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Challenge over at Scraps of Color

Hello crafters, I know it has been to long since my last posting. I don't know why it some times feels like a job posting for me but when the developers didn't update the blog app on the phone it is terrible for me to send my pictures to google drive and for some reason not all my computers will pick up my pictures so I just say forget about and next thing I know it has been weeks since I have posted. Oh well

here it goes I used a combination of sketches from scrap our stash  to finish this layout of me when I went to Atlanta and got to visit MLK church and the place he was raised as a child. I just loved it. I used an old pack from Theresa Collins for the paper and some thickers in my stash



Be Bless

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Faith

Good morning, I know it has been a few days since I have posted but life got in the way. Here is a card I enjoyed creating using my stash. I used some stamps from Fun Stamps Journey for the background and the sentiment. 








Be Bless

Saturday, January 20, 2018

Happy Birthday

Good morning, I feel like I am on a little roll here with a simple card a night. I needed another birthday card for this month and this will go postal today and arrive on time yeah me
I made these cards of last yr using Mary's sketches. I did like she said and I cut all the bases up and put the pieces in an envelope so when I need a card I just have to glue and add an embellishment if I want with a stamp and I have a card so here it is simple but done




Cardz TV


Be Bless


Thursday, January 18, 2018

HE IS

 Today I got a call from a friend I haven't spoke to in years and every year on her birthday my notification pops up on my phone and I will send her Aunt a FB message and leave my number well today I got to speak to her. She is always on my mind. My friend has Huntington's disease and the last time I saw her I could see the effect it had on her but to talk to her on the phone today just broke my heart. I mean it has effected her speech now. I know we have the best doctor in the world so all I can do is call on HIM. I pulled out my Maymay stamps and this one called at to me (He Is) I used the sketch from cleanandsimple to put this card together.

If you believe in the Lord as are healer can you please add my friend Bashana to your prayer list....thanks in advance because HE IS the healer




Be Bless

Birthday Layout

Hello, what about this crazy weather we are having. We will be in the 60's this weekend and I can't wait :) Last week was my grand daughters birthday and I wanted to make a quick layout for it. I used some paper from ctmh called Chalk it up and I used my cricut to cut out the title Birthday Princess. I used some dies for the banner and the layout was done





Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Happy Belated Birthday

 Hello crafters late post tonight can't sleep so I better update my blog. This is a card for one of the CCA that I missed on the list so it has gone postal and I used a old paper pad from Fancy Pants Joy Parade and a stamp from Stamps of Life





Be Bless



Monday, January 15, 2018

Happy Birthday Kendra

 Hello late post here tonight but today is my first born birthday. It is hard to believe she turned 31 today. We have grown up together since I had her when I was 18 Lord knows we had and still have our differences but God is good to let me see her to this age and be a mom


well this isn't the card I made for her but I just got busy last night and made a few cards that need to go postal tomorrow. I used the sketch from sketch saturday and from the paper pad Petals of Bloom from paper studio




 






Be Bless

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Christmas 1

Good morning,my BFF and I decided we were going to join and do the 52 Christmas Cards Throwdown  so when December rolls around it would not be such a stretch to get all the cards out. Here is my first one for the year.

My goal is to use the scraps from last year.



Be Bless


Friday, January 12, 2018

First Valentine

Good morning, I thought I better make hubby his card early. I made the mistake of not making him one for Christmas and boy did I hear about it. So his is made and I will but it up and this way I can tell him I thought of him first before the grand-kids this time lol.

I used an old pad that is almost gone and Anna Griffin Die for the word Sweetie

I just love these simple layouts



Paper Craft Crew

Happy 2nd Birthday

Good morning, today is my swirl grand daughter Zariyah 2nd Birthday. She has such a strong personality like her mother bless her heart. She is Nana big girl



Zariyah


My daughter told me she loves the movie Trolls and Poppy is her favorite so I made her a shirt and card that she will love and now I am off to Walmart to find some Poppy items to give her
 

I love how that htv turned out and so happy to use my stash




I used the sketch over at CAS













Be Bless

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Prayers


Good morning warriors, I think I found my nitch for my crafting. Yesterday I did my morning after I finished my morning worship and workout. I went to my craft area and got busy. I made 3 cards yesterday but sad thing I didn't go back last night at all :(. 

I am happy how this colorful card came out I used a new pack I bought back in VA last year. Pink and Main called Spring Fling  

Be Bless today




Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Happy Birthday Treva

Good morning, today is one of my BFF birthday Treva  love you sis enjoy your day


This card was a first for me. I don't care for 5x7 cards but I used a Anna Griffin die that has been in my stash a couple of years not open and those resin pieces I made years ago the blue flowers was in my stash from yrs ago as well and that metal piece so everything was from my stash



I went ahead and sublimated her a kitchen towel...I had all intentions of making my BFF this for Christmas but it didn't happen so I made it for Treva BD




This was Treva and I first meetup when we had moved to NC....I sure hate we moved back to Oklahoma. I miss my girlfriends out East..Hopefully I can make a trip out sooner than later




Be Bless

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Happy Birthday

Tomorrow is my Aunt Dora birthday so I am on my way to drop her a gift off today so I used again the sketch from my favorite place sketch~n~scrap to make her card. I used an old pad Lost & Found Madison Avenue for both of these cards this morning



This card was based on the sketch as well. I needed one for the FB group Creative Card Angels for a lady that lost her mother. So sad that right off the bat we are making sympathy cards

I pulled out a old stamp from Stamps of life ladybugs2love (glue is still wet but I need to post and jump in the shower and hit the highway since I am running so behind but I did want to make these cards and post before I left)


Be Bless and safe

First layout of the year

Good Saturday morning, I had some visitors yesterday my cousin and her two daughters. So we came into the scraproom and they made layouts for a school project and I decided I needed to do one as well since I haven't done one in a long while. I went to my favorite place sketch~n~scrap for a sketch. I used a kit from Tuesday Morning I picked up last year called Jack & Jill by Lori Whitlock. I knew I wanted it for the boys but this picture was on my desk so I made it work. 


Have a bless weekend


Friday, January 5, 2018

With Sympathy

Good evening, I am showing a card that was hard to make. One of our crafty friends oldest son was murdered on New Years Day. I just can't and don't want to even imagine the pain and hurt she is going thru right now. But other crafty friend but out a request on FB to send her the cards and she will send them on to Queen B. My prayers go up to her and her twin boys that are still at home and the rest of the family as they go thru this rough time ahead






Thursday, January 4, 2018

RIP sweet grandson

Today would have been my grandson 4th birthday. We lost him only a few months into his life. I just know that he would have been amazing. I can't wait to get to heaven and see my baby we miss him so much.


I wanted to make a memory block years ago but I finally got around to making it and I took it to my daughter yesterday and she loved it. I used this picture with daddy and his monkey to trace his precious little face.

this is the other miracle God blessed my daughter with after the death of Zaiden. It doesn't take away the hurt in there heart but she sure softens it for them. She knows who her bubba is 




Happy Heavenly Birthday Zaiden Nana loves and can't wait to see and hold you again

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Happy Birthday


Good morning, I pray everyone is off to a great start this morning. I promised myself I was going to do better with my birthday cards this year and I am off to a great start this one is going postal to a great nephew on my husband side. I used a old pad that I told myself I want to make base cards for the winter so when I needed one it would be read to add a image and sentiment. The die is one of the unbranded one from China the sentiment is an old one as well. 


Be Bless

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Sneaker head

Good morning, I have got my oldest grandson with me and he is such a sneaker head. He has more shoes than he needs but he loves his tennis s...