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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Retro Sketches Challenge 133

Yes ...time with my SIL Barb ....fun time
ok we got some time for a challenge and I love the one we picked ...
Retro Sketches Challenge  #133
this challenge was fun to do ...
and it was fun going through all of Barb's paper's and things
took me forever to found the paper
and the butterflies you see on the card
are cut out of paint chips 
now on our journey of having fun
Barb picked up this awesome envelope maker
and this is the one she made to go with my card 
she matched the color perfect

thank so much ...
Make sure you pop over and see Barb's card ...
Can`t wait for the next challenge.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Challenge #13....

          Ok challenge #13  put out there for SIL Nina and I
 by SIL Barb
 use Paint Chips
 
well here is my try at this challenge
my Moon and little ducks are paint chips from
Premier Kid Spaces Collection
the little ducks are colors they suggest for a baby's room ...
the background paper and little cloud you see are from
Bo Bunny Lemonade Stand Best Day Ever..
well did it come close for the challenge?
 
Next I wanted to show off this neat little gadget ..
Biolite
Bare got this for Father's Day 
yes this gadget can cook and charge Iphones
Ipad...GPS...and if you just need to charge you just
make your little fire inside the cylinder and charge away.
we bought the accessories to go with it...
the barbq and the pot for cooking in...
check it out on Pinterest
Have a great weekend
and make sure to stop by the SIL's and see their creations.
 

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Good Morning to all ...been a while since I have been here.
Well the lemons are starting to turn yellow..
My Lemon Tree
well yes I made another spinner card ...
this is for a friend
who has encouraged Bare
and stood with Bare.. teaching...and showing
how much these helicopters can do..

Thanks Manny..
yes he to is a RCer of Helicopters
if you tilt the card from side to side the little heli does fly and do tricks.
Well we are off on another adventure to day .
Have a great week.

Saturday, August 2, 2014

                Was chatting to my SIL Barb last night she was working some cards and gave me the idea to look around and create a card to so here it is
It is what they call a spinner card the little van you see spins from side to side
in the that curve slot you can see.
Friends are moving and I wanted to create a card for them
I flocked the clouds with white and the trees with green
I printed the layout of house on to the card then did another copy
so I could colorand raise the houses.
this is Marlene and Bob in their van with some boxes and heading to their new home.
Again van is from a coloring page and I colored.
 
We have had a chance to visit the grandkids up north
one of my grand daughters likes to make cards ..
so when I got home I put together a box of stuff for card making and sent it up.
 
Here is her first 2 cards with some of the stuff...
birthday cards for her cousins

 good start Jordy ...love them

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Challenge #114

 Well I got a card made  for the
Merry Monday Christmas Challenge #114
so here is my try at Sparkle, Shimmer  or Shine
 hard to see my sparkle and shine .....so here is a closer look
see I did get some sparkle
and the snowman were from Stampin Up called Flaky Friends
 I fussy cut them out then water colored or used my TomBow pens to add color to them
the 2 back trees are from Taylor Expression die cut and then layered
I added sparkle for the snow
make sure to stop by the challenge and give it a try.
Some beautiful cards have been created .
 
Well has many of you know our granddaughter graduated this June
this was here last project from here wood shop ...she was a TA
for grade 10 classes (TA means Teachers Assisted)
Her woodworking teacher wants her to carry on in wood classes
so she has and probably will be enrolling at TRU for classes on that and other interested.
We are so proud of her.