Friday, June 26, 2009

Felt coasters on a card?

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I used thoughts of father for this card (although its for my mom) . I colored it in with watercolor pencils ( this is my first time using them which explains alot). I also used a felt coaster I got from the Michaels one dollar bin . I cut the middle of it out and used it as a frame ( I know its kind of wavy but it adds to its vintage look I think). Next I added some primas that my friend Cassie gave me. This is the second time ive tried cutting these coasters to make a frame and I still cant get my lines straight. any suggestions?

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Retired sets for sale

Posted by Lena Nunn at 11:35 AM 0 comments
Its that time of year again. The time when I clean out my stamps to make room for the new ones coming out in the new catalog. Im selling these two sets. If you would like either one just drop me a line ..

Greetings Galore $15.00 (retired)

Sweet Dreams $10.00 (retired Hostess Set)

Monday, June 22, 2009

Unicorns with pop

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Another card for Victorias thank you's. This one I popped with some pop dots for some dimention.

Friday, June 19, 2009

Have a BBQ

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Take advantage of all the Summer Fun the Country Living Summer Cookout Kit can bring for you. This summer, Stampin' Up! has partnered with Country Living magazine to create a unique craft kit, which is featuree in their July 2009 issue. With this kit, you can create special memories with a fun and convenient, coordinated summer barbeque!

• Creative invitations
• Fun food wrappers
• Customizable coasters
• And more!
The exclusive Country Living Summer Cookout Kit includes the following products:
8 die-cut table tents (2 each of 4 colors)
Die-cut components, bamboo skewers, and envelopes to create 8 shish kabob invitations
12 die-cut coasters (3 each of 4 colors)
16 die-cut tags (4 each of 4 colors)
24 12" x 12" printed food wrapper sheets (12 each of 2 colors)
4 printed recipe cards
5 yards linen thread
Ruby Red Classic Stampin' Spot
Night of Navy Classic Stampin' Spot
Dig In stamp set (item number 116700)

Random pictures I took in flight house

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Another Unicorn Thank you card

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Two down, 6 left of these unicorn cards for Torias birthday party guest. I love making these , the unicorn is so fun to color!

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Unicorn Thank Yous

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I making thank you cards for Torias birthday party guest. This is my frist one I did. I love this paper . Its called Rock on love and its shiny and glittery. I used Stampin' Up! watercolor pencils for the unicorn and gel pens to put in some sparkle on the hooves. The stamps are Inkadinkado. Hope she likes this one

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

day 108~ OH BOY!!!

Posted by Lena Nunn at 11:19 AM 7 comments

The challenge over at 365 cards is a masculine birthday card, but not for an adult :) I loved making this card for my friends son . The castle is one single brick that I just layered to make it a building. The dragon is embossed in gold and then colored in. The clouds are done by laying down a scallop from the scallop punch and sponging bashful blue around it . The door and flag are tonys creations

Live like you mean it!

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I made this card today for a friend of mine. I used the top note die and cut it once in white and once in black . I layered them and inked the edges with pacific point ( I swear one day Ill get sick of this color and move on but todays not the day and tommorows not looking good either ). Next I stamped the flowers using PP (of course) and the sentiment in basic black. The butterflies are a martha stewart punch. The corners are a Inkadinkado stamp. I did the border with the eyelet border punch. Hope you like Amanda!!

Brayered Manhatten Rose

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I borrowed the manhatten rose embossing folder from my friend Marie ( NO, I dont have it yet :( ) I used two different and a brayer to get it to look like this.

Simple Suede

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I made this card using the Tulipe Die and the fresh cuts set. I stamped it in Baja breeze.

Friday, June 12, 2009

More cakes from the amazing Jammie

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This is another cake Jammie did. She stamps on the fondant using Stampin' Up! stamps she gets from me! Shes soo talented.

A bag for you

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I made this lil bag last night using the fresh cuts set. It took about 2 minutes tops and would make great wedding favors. Here is the template

lil gable box

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These lil gable boxes are so easy to make and are great for lil goodies.

Lil smock dress

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This is my first dress card. What do you think?

Cards from Secret sister

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My secret sister sent me these beautiful cards. I love them Laura!

Butterfly Season

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Its butterfly season at the farm so we have been busy getting ready for farm tours. Thats why I have not posted much on here. Here is some pics of my friends daughters in the flight house playing with the butterflies.

Thinking inside the box

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This was a super fast card I did last night using Inspired By Nature. The image was stamped twice using old olive . Once directly on the card and another time on wisper white cardstock. I then Cut it out and matted it on pacific point cardstock. The saying is from Thoughts and Prayers. It was cut using the wide oval punch . The butterfly is a Martha Stewart Punch. This is also good for the grass challenge on 365 card blog.

Bag it Up!

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I have a friend who loves everything fall so I made her this bag. Granted its not fall but she still loves it. The instructions for this bag can be found here on Splitcoast Stampers.

Monday, June 1, 2009

Summer Fun with added bonuses

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It Pays (More) to Have Fun
From June 1-30, in addition to the already fantastic hostess benefits, get even more hostess awards when you host a qualifying workshop:
Hold a $250-$399.99 workshop and receive an additional $20 in hostess free dollars!
Hold a $400 or more workshop and receive an additional $40 in hostess free dollars!*

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