Monday, November 26, 2007

CPS Sketch 41

Well I am home today from work because Damian had a real bad asthma attack. We were on our way to school and he layed down in the back seat of the car and started crying because he couldn't breath So after 2 breathing treatments he seem to be breathing better. So I cleaned the house decorated for Christmas. Put the tree up. It is a vintage Aluminum tree with the color wheel. I put red balls on it. Reminds me of christmas with my grandparents. Here is my scketch for this week. All cardstock is from su. Chip board flower prayed with glitter mist from Ep. Seitment is from a book I got from Micheals. These sketches let me work on birthday cards for my family that have birthdays after Christmas. I got my nephews done this one and an anniversary card for my sister and her husband. Thanks for stopping by. Enjoy Susan

Sunday, November 25, 2007

Weekend challendge at Laurens blog

Here is my card for weekend challenge. A very simple card. Really easy to make. All cardstock is su. Stamps is closer to a memory from su. Setiment is from Hobby Lobby. I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday. Did yall get all your shopping done on Friday? Most of mine is complete except for DH and DS, plus the two stockings we drew for. I still have to decorate the house. I got teachers gift made. Sister gifts made. Today is Damians birthday, he is 7. Enjoy. Susan

Saturday, November 24, 2007

CAard varks Challendge

Here is my card for the caardvarks challendge. It is red su cardstock with basic gray paper in the cornors. The middle scallop sq is cut using my spell binders die. The flower is a rub on that I purchased thru sizzix and then I colored with my su markers. The butterflies and hearts I think I got a t walmart a long time ago. The white ribbon i got some time back and it probably came from Hancocks. it is cold and rainy here. Most of my grandkids are gone with the exception of one which is leaving in the morning to go back to houston. That will leave me with the one grandson that I am raising and peace and quite. I hope yall had a great Thanksgiving. Enjoy Susan

Monday, November 19, 2007

CPS sketch 40

I am tired of making Christmas cards, already. I made this card for someones Valentine card. All card stock is from su. The stickers I got at Walmart last Valentine. This is a short week for me at work, I have a 4 day weekend. Will be hopefully get to do some shopping. DH will be fishing, like he needs more fish as it is, He already has a freezer full. He and my mom are the only ones here that eat fish, so I guess they will not be going hungry. I hope I get to see all my grand children on Thanksgiving Day, I know my oldest is coming up from Houston and spending 4 days with us. The other 2 are coming in from Bowie for the day. I think my youngest daughter has to work and so I will not get to see the baby. Enjoy Have a safe Thanksgiving and be safe. Susan

Saturday, November 17, 2007

weekend challendge at Laurens Blog

So I made this gift card holder, before it was all said and done I did two and messed up one. I took a picture of the front and the back. I used White su Card stock. a piece of scrapbook paper I had from one of those mega paks of paper, cut it out to fit the gift card holder and glued it all done. The red button is from Hobby Lobby. Enjoy Susan

Card Challendge over at fresh and fun

Well here is my take on her sketch. A piece of blue card stock from su. Some metal I bought at hobby lobby and used ranger ink cranberry ran thru using my cuttle bug mosiacs, and punched out a setiment form paper trey inks digi scrap book from world card making day with my purple punch. How does one go about getting published by a card magizine? Do you submit cards to them? Do they cruise the blogs? Or are you recommended by some one? I am just curious, thats all. Well thanks for stopping by. Enjoy your day. Susan

Monday, November 12, 2007

CPS Sketch 39

Here is my card for this weeks sketch over at CPS. The card stock is wild wasabi, pink paper is for K And Co. The setiment is one I found in a book I had. The flowers are some I bought from oriental trading awhile back. The gree distress part is metal that I distressed my self using rangers lettuce ink and black stazon and running my bone folder over after it dryed. This is a birthday card for some one in my family. I am trying to stay ahead on birthday card. Thanks for stopping by. Enjoy Susan

Sunday, November 11, 2007

3-D alterable over at My time My Place My Stampedence

Here is my version of the gift bag. I had a hard time with this one. Making stuff like this is a challendge for me. But I got it completed. The paper is from micheals and it is textured. My sisiter is the store manger at Micheals so this was on clearance and she bought me a whole box full of paper. I stamped the image in Whisper white su ink with the snow flake stamp that was in the winter mini. The decorations I got at Hobby Lobby some time ago. I sprinkled pink glitter on the ink while it was drying to give a sparkly effect. Enjoy Susan

Sunday Challendge over at Heartfeltgreetings

Here is a very simple card that I just made. It will be used for someones birthday in my family for the coming year. I have a huge family. We all have lots of kids. I used wild wasabi cards stock from su, dp from micheals I bought a while back , I think is is K and Company. The the picture is 1.00 stamp from the dollar bin and so is the setiment from micheals. I used my blue sq punch from marvy and my pink rectangle punch from marvy. The coloring of the balloons is done by my grandson Damian. He loves to help me in any way he can. It is a lazy day here in Wylie, Texas. The sun is out and its nice outside. I have one more quilt block to finsh for this month block of the month at the Bernina Sewing Center in Plano, Texas. I am going to give my niece a quilt for graduation in June of this next year. She is thinking about going to Texas Teck for college. Well enjoy your day and thanks for stopping by. Enjoy Susan

Friday, November 9, 2007

Another card for 2 challedges Fresh and Fun and Joy of Stamping

Hello, It has been a busy day today a t work and home. I started this card last nite and I was not sure of what I was going to do after I got the main piece on the cardstock. All card stock is from su. The main piece is ran thru my sizzix using a cuttlebug embossing folder and the embossed piece is a thin piece of metal. I used ranger inks metilliac pink and sponge all over it. I used my purple and pink scallop circle punches and stamped flowers on it and then I used some flower gems I got at Walmart for the flowers center. I used a sukura gel pen for the dots. Thaks for stopping by. Enjoy Susan

Thursday, November 8, 2007

CPS sketch 38 and Caardvaarks challendge on one card

It has been a busy week this week at work. You name it it has happen.My office flooded along with the one nexst door 3 times this week. Believe me the smell is not good. I also went to a program about tips and tools for autistic children sincd my boy is Pdd. I learned some neat stuff about autism. I hope to attend some programs on that subject. This week I made one card for both challenges at cps and caarvarks. I used real red cardstock, oval scallop punch from marvy,yellow cardstock river rocck cardstock and yellow enmbroidery string. I hope yall enjoy it. Thanks for stopping by. Enjoy susan

Saturday, November 3, 2007

Sketch over at My Time My Space My Stampendence

Here is my card for Sat. sketch. Never to late to start on Valentine Cards, even though it is Nov. I have so many Christmas Cards made. I did not want another one. All the card stock is from su. DP is from Micheals or hobby Lobby I can not remember which one. I am a paper hoarder. The stamp set is from su and it is Heart Flutters. It is a nice lazy Sat. here in Wylie Texas. The weather is nice not hot not cold just in between. I am cooking supper Fried chicken navy beans potato salad and what ever else i can think of. Clocks fall back tonite an hour so that means an extra hour of sleep. I need to finsh my Christmas shopping. I just like Damian ,Sean and my husband. Thanks for stopping by. Enjoy Susan

Week end sketch at fresh and fun

Here is my card for this weeks sketch ar beate blogs. All the cardstock is from su and I not sure of all the colors except for the brown is chocalate chip. The ink is chocalate chip and the twine is from su. Cornors arre punched with the ticket punch. Stamps are wanted from su. At first I wasn't going to buy the wanted but the more cards I saw made from that set, the more I started to like it. It has been a lazy Saturday foe me. my Dh is fishing at the lake with his dad. I have not wanted to really do nothing. Thanks for stopping by. Enjoy susan

Friday, November 2, 2007

Challedge at Joys blog

Here is my card for Joys blog . I made several cards one day for the residents at the Nursing home where I work, I was going to show them card making 101. This one is made with mellow moss cardstock from su big on christmas from su and colored with my glitter markers,how I love those markers. The top for the snow is crystal effects from su and cotton ball white fun flock. Thanks for stopping by. Enjoy Susan