Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Was another rainy day today so what better things to do but create :).. This card is for the OCC challange (A Pet Parade) Stop for stopping by... Monique

Garden Riley

Alright enough is enough..I go to bed every night saying you must use your stuff..NO MORE HOARDING!!
so here we go I have gone out of my box..used my stuff and filled this card with layers, texture,bling, and cute little riley. Thanks for stopping by ....Monique :)

Stamps: Garden Riley & SU curvy verses
Paper: Paper Salon pretty posies
nestibilites, ribbon, jems.

Sunday, July 12, 2009

Butterfly Box

Oh I had so much fun with this..(even though I had to do the drawers twice lol). Normally I dont use these colors but they came in a kit and thought I would use them and it turned out nice :) I got and bought the template for the box from one of my favorite sites My creations. Thanks for stopping by...Monique


Paper: black, grey, yellow,& gold card stock -My Minds Eye pattern paper
Stamps: SU Short & Sweet
Cuttlebug Butterfly combo
Martha Stewart butterfly punch
Nestabilites circle and scalloped circles
Misc:Jems & ribbon

Friday, July 10, 2009

Little Donkey

Isn't he cute lol...I just had to have him. I purchased him from A lot of rubber stamps. I just love cute stamps. I also wanted to say that I got my kit and am now a SU demonstator if anybody wants to purchase anything. I am hoping to get some cards made and put them on my site for sale. I dont want to say it but Christmas is coming !!!. Thanks for stopping by . Monique


Stamps: A lot of rubber stamps
Paper: SU 2 sweet
Misc: Jems. ctmh brads, prima flowers.

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Relaxing Kits

The first kit I did today was called the Scalloped envelope kit. Darling little note cards that anybody would enjoy recieving :)

The second kit is called Sunshine Garden, 8 standard size cards with a matching box to hold them in. I purchased these kits on http://ilinacrouse.blogspot.com/ .Nicely prepared with all the cutting done and easy to follow instructions. Thanks Ilina I had a lot of fun today.
Thanks for stopping by... Monique

Smile :)

We have just got over 2 1/2 inches of rain in the last 24 hours and we really did need it but making these cuttie flower faces makes me smile and I know that is what the yard will look like when the sun shines on friday :) These guys are so cute. I got the stamps from Peachy Keen Stamps. (funny flowers). Thanks for stopping by :) Monique


Stamps : Peachy Keen Funny flower stamps
Paper: CTMH
Ink: Stazon
Watercolor pencils

Monday, July 6, 2009


Okay house is clean, laundry is done and it is suppose to rain for 3 days yipiee....Well I thought the other day all these pretty cards how about some sort of bling for the envelope. I found these postage stamps at DRS designs . Just a little something to make it that more special to recieve in the mail . :) Thanks for stopping by



Stamps DRS designs
gliiter markers

Friday, July 3, 2009

Sleepy turtle

This is friday's challenge from SCS. I used this little digi image from www.victoriacaseartdesigns.com. Punched out a dragon fly and added some glitter to make him sparkle.Thanks for stopping by.

Monique :)

Paper:Precious tiny girls
Digi image from Victoria Case Designs
Dragon fly punch and some yellow gitter

Thursday, July 2, 2009


Natalee is adorable. I made this card for the thursday challenge at SCS. Who would have thought plain old cardboard could look so pretty :) Thanks for stopping by. :)


Paper: K & Company Daisy Vellum, Black and Yellow cardstock
Stamps: Natalee - Peachy Keen stamps
Accessories: cardboard scalloped circle (SU die), yellow flower, black and while flower brad
black eyelets

Play the day away.

Challenge #2 ...way to much fun :)..This challenge is from Our creative corner. Boy do I wish I was a fat cat :). I used water colors for my cat but next time have to remember to use staz on so the ink does not leak when I color (yes I am a newbie)..thanks for stopping by


Paper:Pattern paper Lemonade picnic table
Stamps: Digi image from Hambo stamps
also ctmh stamps

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

First Challenge

First of all I would like to thank you for all the nice comments. It really makes my day to see that somebody is actually looking lol....Today I completed my first challange and actually uploaded it lol...you can't really tell from the pictures but the four corners have pop ups under them to give the card some dimention. .Thanks for stopping by.


Paper: Random cardstock
Stamps: CTMH
Chalk: rose color (craf-t)