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.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Vintage Romance 12 Month Desk Calendar

Hello, thanks for stopping by to see the next project for Gina's. Today I am 
sharing my project vintage romance desk calendar. 

Video of Vintage Romance Desk Calendar

Gina's Supplies Used:

Other Supplies:

Wild Orchid Crafts - roses
Prima flowers
Paper line "Lasting Impressions"
Tim Holtz Distress Inks & Distress Paints
Recollection Bling
Small wooden frames Michaels

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Beneath the Stars

Hello, thanks for joining me once again, today I am sharing a project that uses the filmstrip 
shadow box. I used graphic 45 paper "Curtain Call" & Heidi's Stars.

 Full View of Beneath the Stars

The actors are beneath Heidi's Stars

Close up of the Directors Chair, Camera, filmstrip, name, plate

Video of the project.

Supplies Used:

Other Supplies used:
Graphic 45 Curtain Call Paper line
Tim Holtz - Filmstrip
                   - Bookplate
Metal Camera 
Metal Reels ( home decor)
Distress Paint
Basic Gray Buttons
Metal Drawer Handle

Thanks for stopping by:

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Graphic 45 Design Team 2014 Audition

These are the projects that I have chosen to submit to the 2014 audition.

Mad Hatter 
I created the mad hatters hat from scratch, placing it on a Large Spool from Gina's Designs, the paper used was Alice in Wonderland,

Mixed Media Canvas - February Sketch Challenge for Gina's Designs
Paper used French Country Stack,

Shabby Chic Vintage Camera Box & Mini Album

 Mini album paper used was "the proper gentleman"

Vintage Wooden Hanging Sign
 12 month desk calendar

Seymore Bones Winged Hat 
 I used Steampunk Spoils paperline by Graphic 45

Steampunk Spool
Paper line used was also steampunk spoils.

Video of Graphic 45 2014 Design Team Auditions Projects.

I hope you enjoyed my projects. Thanks for stopping by for a visit.

Steampunk Spool

Steampunk Spool
Thanks so much for joining me today, I am here to share my steampunk spool I created using many of the steampunk designs from Gina’s store.  I started with the large spool covering it with graphic 45 paper, from the Steampunk line. I love this paper.  The color scheme I stayed with is black, teal & ivory.  The large clock was added after it fell off my wall & broke I claimed it as the base for my steampunk spool. 

Products used:

Gina’s Designs:
Large Spool
Steampunk Hearts
Steampunk Lightbulbs
Hot Air Balloons Net style
Steampunk Lady
Steampunk Gentleman
Steampunk Fan
Parisian Shape Set
Steampunk Boarders
Gears Shape Set
Dressform & Wings Shape Set (Wings only custom sized)
Steampunk Shape Set
Card Stock Doilies Steampunk
Crafts Supplies 1:
Crafts Supplies 1- black crochet lace
Crafts Supplies 1 – multi colored flat bling trim

Other Products used:
Large clock
Tim Holtz – Weathered Clock
Tim Holtz - Bottles
Tim Holtz - Gears
Wild Orchid Crafts – flowers
Wild Orchid Crafts – Sprays
Acrylic diamonds
Mental flowers
Prima flowers
Recollection Bling
Utee –
Alcohol Inks
Distress Paint

Thanks for stopping by, please return soon for more projects,
Enjoy crafting.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Stacking Book Box's

Hello everyone, today I am sharing the large & medium book box's from Gina's Store. Gina's Lasercuts has teamed up with Craftsupplies1 in a cross promotional. This is my first project for the cross promotional with two more to follow this month on the 12th & 20th.. 

This is the side/top view

Top View

The Base of the book box's 

Supplies used:
Gina's Designs Lasercuts:
Large Book Box
Medium Book Box
Cardstock Doilies - Intricates

Craftsupplies1supplies used:
Bling Trim -Red

Other supplies:
Graphic 45 Birdsong Paper
Ivory brocade fabric
Antique Doily 
Black Chipboard
Tim Holtz film strip
Flowers Wild Orchid Crafts, I am Roses, Recollections
Viennese Lace Trim
Mental Charms - Wings, heart, butterfly & cameo broach