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Thank you for visting my blog. I am fortunate to have friends that love to craft. I hope to meet new frinds as time passes. I have been an avid scrapbooker & crafter since July 1996. Thanks Char. I hope that I can inspire others to enjoy crafting as I have.



Monday, September 26, 2016

Heart tags or Magnets

Hello & Welcome today I am sharing four hearts that could be used for either tags or packages or a magnet could be added to the back very easily to use on your refrigerator. These could also be added to layouts or cards.


View of all four 



These hearts fit in the palm of your hand. I used a sizzix die to make the hearts, I layered 4 layers together to create a strong tag/embellishment. I had a lot of fun adding different elements to these hearts, let your imagination go.


Supplies Used:
Sizzix die - Heart with wings #2
Tim Holtz tickets
Tim Holtz ideology ceramic man
KS4U- Roses (Blue, Pink, Coral, Ivory & Brown
KS4U metal charms - Antique Bike, Scissors, Butterfly 
KS4U - heart dollies
KS4U - Pearl sprays

Thanks for Watching, I hope that you will try to make some of these cute embellishments. 

Kathi

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Fun Halloween Decor

Hello and Welcome crafty friends today I am sharing a few of my Halloween Decor, these were fun to create using supplies from Bobunny, Kraft Supplies 4 U, Dollar Tree & supplies from my stash.


The wreath was brown & I spray painted it black and I found some curly branch material I found at Michaels then adding a skull & hands from the dollar tree, along with black & purple flowers, I added orange, yellow & black roses from Kraft Supplies 4 U,


Love how this witches hat turned out, I used Bo-Bunny paper from the "wonderfully wicked collection" using green mesh bling (KS4U) & emerald jewels (B0bunny).  a boa, a hand from the dollar tree,


Love this bottle, large one came from the dollar tree & the small ones from Hobby Lobby. I used the labels from the Wonderfully Wicked collection then adding items I got from the dollar tree, eyeballs, hands, skeletons & spiders. Flowers are from Bobunny & KS4U.

So many ways to decorate for Halloween.
Thanks for stopping by today, be sure to stop by Bobnny.com & KS4U.net/store to see all of the new products that are available for your crafting needs.

Kathi

Monday, September 19, 2016

Heart Strings Double Layout

Welcome crafty friends, thanks for joining me today, today I am sharing a double layout using several of the themed collections, many of the papers interact well with each other.


Using papers from "Honeycomb, Chiffon, Earth Wind Fire, 49 Shades of Gray, and Anchors Aweigh collections mix very well. Each layout was finished by adding a large vellum quote. 


Layout 1 (on the left) Families are tied together with heart strings is the vellum quote I used on this page of the double layout. Along with the flowers, chipboard flourish, appliqué  and weathered clock Finishing touches are the metal butterfly.


Layout 2 (on the right) Together is the best place to be.... is the large vellum quote.  I embellished the layout with flowers, chipboard flourishes distressed with 2016 PowderPuff Chalking Ink "Barn Board", with a weathered clock and an appliqué adding a bronze bicycle to finish the layout.

Supplies Used:
Layout 1:
QQP-HC 105
QQP- CF 104
QQP- EW 100 **New
QQP -SH 105
QQP - AW101
Quick Quote - X52 Families are tied

White applique
Small pearl spray
Chipboard Flourish
Pearl Spray
Metal Butterfly filagree
Metal Bronse Bicycle
White fabric spray
Roses = teal, two tone yellow, ivory

Layout 2:
QQP-HC 105
QQP - HC 101
QQP- CF 104
QQP- EW 100 **New
QQP -SH 100
QQP - AW101
Quick Quote -  Together

Ivory applique
Small pearl spray
Chipboard Flourish
Pearl Spray
Metal Butterfly filagree
Metal Bronse Bicycle
White fabric spray
Roses = teal, two tone yellow, ivory
Bo-Bunny flowers
Paper strip flowers from the collections

Thanks for stopping by to day, to find all the  quick quote  products stop by the Quick Quotes Store at
 www.shopquickquotes.com

Kathi

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Song of the Sea

Hello, and welcome, today I am sharing an altered project using a wooden box and Anchors Aweigh paper collection from Quick Quotes. Incorporating the quick quotes monthly challenge of Stamps and embellishments.


I stained the box with a dark espresso brown stain. I then covered the box with QQP-AW100 and QQP-AW104, QQP-AW 106.

 On the top of the box I used a lighthouse stamp and a saying from the same stamp set. I colored the lighthouse using the PowderPuff Chalking Ink "Barn Board". I die cut out the embellishments from the papr line - shells, crabs, seahorse, sailboats, compases, anchors and seaweeds.

Close Up of die cuts

 Papers used QQP-AW 100, 103, 104, 105, and white card stock.






On the front of the box I placed an anchor with chain, with a quote by Quick Quotes and seaweed. I finihsed off the box with four feet.

Supplies Used:
Quick Quotes Paper Collection Anchors Aweigh QQP-AW 100
Quick Quotes Paper Collection Anchors Aweigh QQP-AW 103
Quick Quotes Paper Collection Anchors Aweigh QQP-AW 104
Quick Quotes Paper Collection Anchors Aweigh QQP-AW 105
 Quick Quotes Paper Collection Anchors Aweigh QQP-AW 106
2016 Barn Board PowderPuff Chalking Inks
2016 Navy Powder Puff Chalking Inks
Quick Quotes Quote - Song of the sea (old collection)

Other Supplies Used:
Metal feet by Graphic 45
White card stock
Chipbord by graphic 45 Voyage under the sea.

Thanks for stopping by Quick Quotes blog, be sure to stop by the store to see all the new products. Have a great day.
Kathi 

Monday, August 22, 2016

Live Laugh Love Pocket Letter

Hello Crafty friends, I am here to share with you a quick quotes project, I created a pocket letter using Quick Quotes Earth Wind Fire paper line *New & Quick Quotes Earth Wind Fire Chipboard Die Cuts *New

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 When I was creating the pocket letters I was keeping mind the monthly Quick Quote challenge for August which is "Flowers". I cut out each of the cards from a die using several of the papers from Earth Wind Fire Collection, on each of the cards I placed a Chipboard Die Cut embellishing each card differently using lace, trim, string, flowers & die cuts, with some of the die cuts I distressed the edges using PowderPuff chalking inks.  The finishing touches I added a strip of paper on the left side to give the spine more strength, and added a large flower & flourishes to the outside of the pockets.

Large flower & flourishes on the outside of the pockts  and the butterflies have been distressed using the PowderPuff Chalking Inks.


Supplies Used:
Quick Quotes Earth Wind Fire Collection **New
  QQP-EW100
  QQP-EW101
  QQP-EW102
  QQP-EW103
  QQP-EW111
Quick Quotes Earth Wind Fire Chipboard Die Cuts **New
2016 Berry Jam PowderPuff Chalking Inks -
2016 Mahogany PowderPuff Chalking Inks -

Other supplies Used:
Lace &Trim 
Dies from Sizzix, BoBunny, & Scor Pal
Stampin Up Punches 

Thanks for stopping by Quick Quotes today,
Kathi 

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Sweet Moments


 I have two cards to share with you today, featuring Sweet Moments Collection and Perfect Petals Dies by BoBunny.  I love the pinks, browns & greens BoBunny used to create this collection.






BoBunny Supplies Used:
Pattererned Paper: Sweet Moments, 12 X 12 & 6X6 
Double Dot:
Brads: Think Pink
Jewels: Think Pink
Chipboard; Sweet Moments Layered Chipboard

Dies: Perfect Petals, Flourish, Love Square Dies

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Fall All Occassion Cards

Hello, today I am sharring two fall cards using Quick Quotes paperlines. It's hard to believe that fall is just around the corner & kids will be returning back to school.

 The back ground was embossed with a stampin up embossing folder and the leaves were cut out of the tattered leaves dies by Tim Holtz/Sizzix.  The leaves vines were created by uising a leafing pen. 

Three levaves were distress the endeds using 2016 powderful chalk ink "Berry Jam" & "Light Moss" on the endge of the card stock, "Berry Jam" powederful chalk ink was used to distress the endge of the quick quotes paper Honeycomb QQP-HC101. & the back groud trees paper was distressed with "Milk Chocolate" chalk ink





I distressed the Quick Quotes paper Earth Wind Fire QQP-EW107 *"New" & the woods empossing paper with "milk Chocolate" powderpuff chalk ink


Suppplies Used:
Quick quotes : paper Lines


Earth Wind Fire QQP-EW106 *New
Earth Wind Fire QQP-EW107 *New
   Berry Jam
Other Supplies Used:
Basic white card stock for the card
Krylon 18 kt. Gold leafingpen

Stampin Up:

   Stamp set “ Word Play”

   Embossing folder “In the Woods"
Tim Holtz "Tattered Leaves"

Thanks for stopping by, have a great day of crafting. 

Kathi