Saturday, November 30, 2013

My Creative Time Christmas card

I busted out a bunch of My Creative Time products to make this pretty little card...Love how this one turned out...the pine cone cut is from Miss Kate pretty! I used my fav Doily die...fabulous!!!!


  1. My Creative Time: 4x6" Journal die, Doily Die, Stitched XL and Plain Label dies, From Our Family
    to Yours stamp set, Stitched button dies
  2. SU-Crumb cake card stock and ribbon, Gold embossing powder
  3. Authentique Festive 6" pad
  4. AC cream jute
  5. Bella Gold Bling
  6. Gold Corrugated cardstock-K&Co
  7. CTMH-brown bag ink
  8. Versamark
  9. Miss Kate Cuttables-Pine cones and Berries cut

Friday, November 29, 2013


This card was made using the new Cricut cart Winter Wonderland from Anna Griffin. Love the images.

  1. AC-red and cream card stock, gold ribbon and gold card stock
  2. Recollections gold card stock
  3. BG-red and cream enamel dots
  4. Sizzix Snowflakes embossing folder
  5. SU gold embossing powder
  6. My Creative Time stitched tab die, Warm Holiday Fun stamp set
  7. Martha Stewart border punch
  8. Versamark ink
  9. Celebrate it gold ribbon

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Christmas place cards

These are my Christmas place cards for 2013. This year I went silver for my table...silver place cards. I used the same cameo cut for the bases that I did for Thanksgiving...but I used My Creative Time dies to spruce it up along with using a computer font and grey ink for the them. I'll post a couple pics of my table too. Thanks for stopping by...Lee-Ann :)


  1. My Creative Time-Stitched circle and scallop dies
  2. EK Success snowflake punch
  3. AC white card stock
  4. Recollections silver card stock and rhinestones
  5. Pebbles in my Pocket # 15721 Cameo cut

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

DCD-Thank You card challenge

The challenge this week at DCD is to make a Thank You card...who doesn't need a bunch of these? Click here and check out the other DT projects...and play along!

I decided to dust off my Creative Cards Cricut cart...this is a serious must have. I chose one of the card cuts and changed the focal image into a snowflake using the new Artbooking Cricut card...easy peasy...and super duper fast!


  1. Creative Cards Cricut Cart-card cut at 4.25", base shape cut at 4.75 and 4.5"
  2. Artbooking Cricut Cart-pg 76-snowflake cut at 3" in real dial size
  3. SU-Gold embossing powder, slot and modern label punch
  4. Versamark ink
  5. Kraftin Kimmie-Winter Sentiments
  6. CTMH-Chocolate ink, Card Chatter Thank you stamp set
  7. Bazzill-light brown card stock
  8. WRMK-Merry January paper line
  9. AC-Cream Jute and Gold button
  10. EK Success snowflake punch
  11. Cuttlebug embossing folders-Polka dot, Kassie's Brocade, Divine Swirl

Monday, November 25, 2013

Paper Playtime-Anything Goes!!

The challenge this week at Paper Playtime is my fav...anything goes!!! Just click HERE to check out the other DT members and maybe link up your projects and play along!! We went on a 3 week vacation to California 6 years ago...I completed the whole album...but lost my Sesame Street pics that were going on the last page. I thought...I'll find them...they have to be here somewhere...well...I found them last week. You'd think my scrap room would be a mess...losing pics for 6 years...but actually it's really neat. I squirreled them away. I also bought this Cricut cart just to do this LO...years ago...sad! how it turned out! Thanks for stopping by...Lee-Ann :)


  1. Sesame Street Friends Cricut cart-pg28-title cut at 3"
  2. Teresa Collins-Celebrate paper
  3. Bo Bunny-Blueberry dot and Brilliant blue dot
  4. EK corner punch
  5. Recollections yellow card stock
  6. Kiwi Co-ordinations card stock
  7. Memento Tuxedo black ink

Friday, November 22, 2013

Silhouette Challenges CH#7 "Anything Holiday"

for another Challenge here at

A blog dedicated to the Silhouette Cutting Machines.
You MUST use a Silhouette somehow in your project.

Ch# 7 Anything Holiday

Begins: Friday, November 1
Ends: Saturday, November 30

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The challenge this week at Silhouette challenges is to make anything Holiday. I decided to make a Christmas this adorable cut from Susie Hildebrandt...aren't these penguins adorable? So click HERE and check out the other DT projects and maybe play along and link up your own Holiday project...thanks for stopping by...Lee-Ann :)

  1. Stacked penguins-Susie Hildebrandt #36410
  2. AC-black, white and orange card stock, white ribbonand glitter tape
  3. Echo Park Holly Jolly Paper line
  4. My Creative Time-Stitched tab die, XL stitched label die, From our Family to yours stamp set
  5. Versafine Onyx Black ink
  6. CTMH-Lagoon and baby pink ink
  7. Paper Smooches-Swanky Snow Dudes stamp set
  8. Black Enamel Accents
  9. Crystal Stickles

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

DCD challenge-Thanksgiving

The challenge this week at DCD is to make a Thanksgiving project. Click HERE and check out the fabulous DT projects...and maybe play along and link up your own. I made this one using an adorable set of pumpkins from Lori Whitlock...she has fab stuff! Love how it turned out ! Thanks for stopping by...Lee-Ann :)


  1. Lori Whitlock-set of 3 pumpkins #22359-lrg-1.79x3.715", med-2.045x2.51", sm-1.415x1.19"
  2. AC-Autumn card stock, green jute, buttons and ribbon
  3. Martha Stewart border punch
  4. CTMH-Autumn Terracotta ink
  5. Imaginisce Autumn Splendor paper
  6. Copi-YR04
  7. My Creative Time-Stitched circle and scallop die and Piles of Smiles Stamp set

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Christmas post card-card

My Creative Time's new release is just so awesome. I love the new Post card stamp set and stamp set add on...too fun. Love how it turned out...and super fast to boot! Thanks for stopping by...Lee-Ann :)


  1. My Creative Time-Stitched circle and scallop die, All Around the Holidays stamp and die set, Build a
    Post Card stamp set, Post Card add-ons stamp set, Stitched 3x4" Journal die, Warm Holiday Fun stamp set
  2. CTMH-brown bag, new england ivy and garnet inks
  3. SU-Crumb cake card stock
  4. Versafine Onyx black ink
  5. Versamark
  6. Stampendous clear detail embossing powder
  7. Totally Kraft Trendy Twine
  8. White Liquid Applique
  9. Carta Bella-This is Christmas 6" pad

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Yeti-it's cold outside!!

I just received this cute stamp set from Lawn Fawn...and had to play...too cute! This is what I came up with...not my usual...but cute! Thanks for stopping by...Lee-Ann :)


  1. Lawn Fawn-Yeti set go and Happy Everything stamp sets
  2. CTMH-Washi Wonder stamp set and Lilac mist, Juniper and Grey Wool inks
  3. Versafine onyx black ink
  4. Signo white gel pen
  5. Simon Says 120lb white card stock
  6. WRMK-Winter Frost patterned paper
  7. Doodlebug sequins
  8. Copics-R85, 100

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

DCD-Use Buttons

The challenge this week at DCD is to use buttons...easy peasy!! I decided to try out one of the gorgeous Lori Whitlock slider cards...gorgeous and easy!!! Just click HERE and check out our DT projects and add a few buttons to a new project of your own and join our challenge. Thanks for stopping by...Lee-Ann :)


  1. Lori Whitlock Ornate Sliding card #50355
  2. MME-The Sweetest Thing Tangerine paper pad, MME matching Wood & chip buttons and MME
    enamel dots
  3. SU ribbon and Crumb Cake card stock
  4. CTMH-cocoa ink
  5. My Creative Time-Stitched XL die and Plain XL label die, Teeny Tag Greetings and dies, Many Greetings stamp set
  6. AC white card stock
  7. Signo white gel pen

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Chelsea's last page in her school book

This is my Daughter's last page in her school book...she's in 3rd year University...behind much? She decided to go into Bio-medical science at Western University. This was another time that I had to pull out the trusty Artbooking cartridge and come up with a quick 8" LO. I'm so glad that I bought this cart!!


  1. CTMH-Artbooking Cartridge-pg 84 overlay cut at 7", Photo Mat cut at 11"
  2. Lawn Fawn-Harold's ABC's
  3. My Creative Time-Stitched tab die
  4. AC Shoreline paper line
  5. Thickers
  6. Recollections-Rhinestones
  7. Doodletwine-Boy assortment
  8. SU-pennant punch, candy dots-yellow-brights
  9. Versafine black onyx ink
  10. Nina Solar White card stock

Friday, November 8, 2013

Jake's last page in his school book

My son decided to go into Nursing at Lakehead University...he's now in second year...I was supposed to have this LO done last year...yikes! Again I used the awesome Artbooking Cart. Boy this cart makes for some fast LO's...Love it!


  1. CTMH-Artbooking cartridge-pg 79-title cut at 7", Overlay cut at 7", photo mat 1 cut at 12", Font cut at 2" real dial size-@ cut at 1" real dial size
  2. CTMH-Outdoor denim ink, September Word Puzzle stamp set
  3. Versamark
  4. AC white card stock
  5. Bo Bunny-Block Party paper and brads, dark denim dot and wildberry red dot
  6. Stampendous white embossing powder

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Jake's Football LO

This is my son's football LO for his school book...I was a little behind as he's in second year at University.
I pulled out my Artbooking Cartridge to make a few quick LO's...this one was super quick. Lovin' that new cart!


  1. CTMH Artbooking Cartridge-pg 82 and 85...overlays cut at 7", tag cut at 9", footbal cut at 9", All boy cut at 7", borders cut at 12.5" and 7"
  2. WRMK-Maple Grove paper pad
  3. CTMH cocoa ink
  4. SU candy dots-chocolate from the neutrals pack
  5. AC-white and brown

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

DCD sketch challenge

The challenge this week at DCD is to use this sketch:

I decided to make a Christmas here and check out the other DT projects and maybe play along.
I just loved this rolly polly elf the first time that I saw him...too darn cute!

  1. Rolly Polly elf #35979 Jennifer Wambach cut at 2.365x2.94"
  2. MME-Be Merry and Love me paper lines
  3. Kraftin Kimmie-Winter Sentiments
  4. My Creative Time-From Our Family to Yours stamp set, XL stitched label die and plain label die, Stitched tab die
  5. SU-green ribbon, candy dots-neutrals and subtles
  6. Kaisercrafts-Sparklets-crystal
  7. Recollections Kraft card stock
  8. CTMH-Dessert Sand ink
  9. Versafine onyx black ink

Monday, November 4, 2013

Thanksgiving Place cards

These are my place cards for my Thanksgiving table. I think they turned out the little faces!


  1. Pebbles in my Pocket-Thanksgiving place cards #13721-3.5x3"
  2. My Craft Spot-Fall Jar fillers
  3. AC-brown, light brown, orange and green card stock
  4. Versafine onyx black ink
  5. Recollections beige card stock
  6. CTMH- Autumn Terracotta ink
  7. Old English Text

Saturday, November 2, 2013

Christmas Ornament

Every year I make a Christmas ornament for everyone attending Christmas dinner. This is the one I came up with for this it...and easy! I saw a similar looking ornament at Pier one last year...and I decided to come up with my version. This glass ornament was glittered on the inside using Pledge floor wax and Martha Stewart glitter. I cut out the buckles using my Cameo...added the ribbon and voila!


  1. Martha Stewart-garnet glitter
  2. Pledge Floor wax
  3. Michael's glass ornaments
  4. Celebrate it-black satin ribbon 5/8" and HO HO HO ribbon
  5. Recollections Silver glitter paper
  6. Slider Squares #16984 Alaa Studios 1.345"(buckle)