Sunday, August 26, 2012

Waxpaper Resist

Yesterday at a get together we did this wax paper resist , the bottom two are on glossy paper the top on card stock , one each the wax paper was put through an embossing folder the other crumpled . the wax paper put between two sheets and ironed then ink was applied with a sponge , this is the result.

Sunday, August 19, 2012

Faux Patina

I followed the steps of the faux patina on Speedy TV. Until I got to the embossing powder I was not so sure but I think it was a success......http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/tutorial-time-on-speedytv-challenge-12-08-17-12

Friday, August 17, 2012

Color Restricted

This challenge with FOSTV has color restrictions , so this child has grey hair LOL , the colors given are pink, pale green cream or grey..http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Art Washes Away

This beautiful saying I hope is fit for the challenge  on http://www.wordartwednesday.blogspot.com/ The background is shaving cream art by the grand daughters and the saying is on vellum

Saturday, August 11, 2012


Been so long since I used vellum I had to search it out for this challenge at Speedy TV http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/tutorial-time-on-speedytv-challenge-11-08-10-12 I used the background paper my grand daughters created

Be Leaf In You

This card with butterflies is for a Speedy TV challenge http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/simple-salutations-challenge-6-08-08-12 I really like to add many layers I should do it more often

Tuesday, August 7, 2012


For this challenge at Speedy TV http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com     For the background  chalked the stamp and misted it  before stamping.Then I embossed it in the matching folder. I also chalked the saying and sand dollar.

Sunday, August 5, 2012

Paper making

 I have a little pro on my hands To her the most important thing is to add lots of glitter
 She made the pulp yesterday from shredded recycled paper
 Just a little pleased
Success.....Can't wait til it dryers so she can make a card. She made 30 sheets of paper

SparkleNSprinkle August sketch

This is the August sketch for SparkleNSprinkle , it was fun to do . I decided to skip all the holidays to Easter.(head start)  http;//sparklensprinkle.com/blog..........inlink.com

Pocket Fold

This is me patting myself on the back for this pocket fold challenge. I am not good with following instructions but this on came easy  It is for Speedy TV http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/tutorial-time-on-speedytv-challenge-10-08-03-12

Thursday, August 2, 2012

Flip Card

Trying my hand at a flip card , I have only done this one time before and I am pleased with this one for Speedy TV http://mfpspeedytv.ning.com/page/tutorial-time-on-speedytv-challenge-9-07-27-12 , the sea shells are from our grand daughters Florida collection.

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Shaving Cream backgrounds

Our grand daughters spent the morning making shaving cream backgrounds , they had so much fun, there are plenty of backgrounds ready for future cards


There might be an age group that don't know this "house" but this was a very important house in its day. This is for the BUILDING  challenge at speedy TV


I just love both of these stamps I am putting this one in word Art Wednesday http://www.wordartwednesday.blogspot.com/