Skip to main content

Mossy Element

Due to the fact of non stop snow I bring you... spring inspiration of bunnies!  I am dreaming of green grass, flowers budding and birds chirping.  Instead I have snow falling, the sound of shovelling and cold wind!

I am playing with my new Xyron machines and I get to drag you along while I learn and play.  I did say I would show you as I learn.  I did a quicky video of these easy cards.  It took no time to cut the pieces, ink, apply adhesive with my Create a Sticker and assemble.  So quick I made 2!


Dontcha just love moss!  You'll see it a lot... because I love it.



I love the Wild Whispers Adventure paper collection... LOVE these arrows for pattern paper.  the card is a 5x5".


The Argyle Stencil is so Easter!  I cut the mat board 2x2", gesso, distress crayons and stencil... repeat 4 times.


These are so fun and easy to make!  


Thanks for popping in and I hope you find this quick card easy to make!  Creating just for fun... is fun!



 
 photo NWD Sig.png
 photo EM_1.png

Comments

  1. Love it. They are so adorable!you and Xyron are a good team. Never heard of it before you stared working with it. So clever!

    ReplyDelete
  2. Genius! I can't say different word! fab project! barbara

    ReplyDelete
  3. Super, duper! Love the moss bunny! You are so clever, you! Wait 'til you see what the Easter bunny leaves on my blog!

    ReplyDelete

Post a Comment

My heartfelt thanks for stopping by.

Popular posts from this blog

Journaling Tuck Spots and Pockets

It is official... I am addicted to Journaling.  This is an inspiration post... why?  I may have become lost in my creativity... it happens.
Scroll through the the photos for ideas.  I have been inspired by my fellow journalers too.  
I kept the cover of Eileen Hull's new Journalsimple with a flipped cabinet card and some crackle paste stenciling.

Inside there are pages of Memoranda paper and Idea-Ology from Scrap ShotzMarch Scrapbook Kit.

A mini book stuffed in a pocket too.

Nicole Wright Designs Fallen Blossomis used on the tag, stamped and watercolored with worn lipstick oxide ink.

I used pages from my 115 year old art journal to create another mini.  Stamping and watercoloring throughout each page with Garden Flower and my stamp set Fallen Blossom.

Tuck spots and pockets for stuffing notes.  

The March Kit with the new Memoranda paper is perfect on it's own.  But I still cut it up and collaged with it.

I fussy cut a found relative since I am still trying to get my hands on …

Halloween Decor- Pennies a project

SIX PROJECTS ON A DIME!

Are you looking for some Halloween Decor ideas?  I have a few for you.  These are projects I have been working on for the past couple of weeks.  BANNERS
I made Boo and Beware for my 2 corner windows.  These are cut from Birthday Bash, using Recollections Halloween paper and Stampin Up Halloween Paper.
I made this Tim Holtz Banner, "Trick or Treat".  Hangs over my spooky dining room.  Black sheets are there for the holidays.
Cut from Birthday Bash and the frames/ font are a Sophisticated cut.  I added beads from Walmart and skulls are a $1 store necklace cut up.
This BIG Banner is "Happy Halloween"
The charms are Walmart and the tulle is from an old Halloween costume.  This glitter spiders are a $1 store find.

Happy Halloween!
Candles
Cheap-o-la...You can make this on a budget...promise!  I picked these candelabras up from Michaels for $12 at 50% off.  I bought them on a day they there was an additional 25% off so in the end they were less than…

Altered Halloween Advent Calendar w/ Video

WOW, I think this is my biggest Halloween project yet.  It took me 5 days to complete and I could have kept adding!!!  As you know I adore Halloween and yes I have begun bringing out my Halloween goodies.  Lots of photos in this post and there is so much to see.  So lets get into the project and get you inspired for Halloween!
I was asked by Scrapbooker's Paradise (where I teach) to make one of these Kaiser Craft Shadow Boxes...with a Halloween Theme!!!  Arm twisted and mission accepted.  I am going all Tim on this one! I started by spraying all the pieces with a Hammered Finish in a gun metal grey. The set even comes with numbers;) I used My Minds Eye Happy Haunting paper to create each box with a great pattern paper background.  Then using all my Tim Holtz goodies and $1 Store finds I went to town decorating.  I used various numbers from the rub ons, metal numbers, wooden and those that came with the Shadow Box.   Be sure to dry fit before gluing!  It took me 4 hours to die cut…