Thursday, September 29, 2011

SU club has started up!

Hi everyone, it's that time of year when a lot of the stamp clubs start meeting again for another session YIPEEE!!
I am in a Stampin up group again :) and Charlene likes to send out sketches for us to follow. Here is my take on the sketch challenge
SC322 which comes from Splicoaststampers

I will upload and post the cards that we had made at the club meeting that night very soon.

Tuesday, September 20, 2011


Hello everyone!!!
It's September 20th! and it is time to reveal the Sept/Oct 2011 SWF Kit!! This AWESOME kit is available for purchase at Scrapnwithflair
Here are the items that I have created using the kit along with a little of my own embellishments added
decided to try and add a slideshow of the coffin
click HERE
the following is a list of supplies that I had used which was not in the kit but is available at scrapnwithflair for purchase
- Distress inks
- Distress crackle paint
- Distress embossing powder
- Diamond Stickles
- Tattered Angels glimmer mist
- Tim Holtz stamps
- Tim Holtz Ring binder
The creepy coffin pattern is available for purchase at followingthepapertrail I honestly have to say that I did have fun playing with this kit! I was nervous at first because it was my first time participating but I guess I am over it because I have now recieved the next kit :)

Check out the other team members to see what they have created with the kit! click on their name and it will lead you to their awesome creations!

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Sneak Peaks

Hi everyone! not sure if I had mentioned before but scrapnwithflair will be starting to sell kits. Here is a sneak peak at some of the works from the design team and I have to tell you that it was alot of fun! Kits will be available for sale September 20 2011
Here is a couple of sneak peaks of one of the items I had made. Hope you enjoy it!

Sunday, September 11, 2011


I am a club member over at TheStampsofLife I became a club member with Stephanie Barnard's first stamp set I think it would be two years ago this month!! I have really enjoyed her stamps.
Here is the card that I made using the branches4flowers set.
I had fun with this stamp set :)

I also used:
cardstock - stampin' up crumbcake
paper - K&Company wild raspberry paper pad
ink: stampin' up crumbcake and basic gray
punches - stampin' up
embellishments - pearls dollar store :) and the ribbon unknown brand

PS I should mention that I DID MEET Stephanie in Edmonton!!!! she is such a wonderful person we even had a photo taken of the two of us which I would have posted but it didn't turn out :( maybe next time!

Thursday, September 8, 2011

on Strike!

My son had started a post secondary school on Aug 30 he managed to get in 4 days of classes before the teachers went on strike! What a bummer for him. So now he is back here in the city visiting which is nice but.... sigh. Hopefully the strike will not last long.