{3.31.2011} Assemble This! tutorial

I can’t believe March is coming to an end! This year is flying by… it really needs to slow down. March has been good to me and the blog. Lots of posts going on and Take Two week with Emily was fantastic.  Plus, some BIG and FUN events are in my future.  So much to be excited about and I can’t wait! I am blogging on the Ippity blog today and will share here too. 🙂 I have a TON of birthdays coming up in April.  Nothing like waiting till the last minute eh!  This one will get me through …

{3.17.2011} Assemble This!

Happy St. Patty’s Day! Did you remember to wear GREEN today???  heehee Even though I’m not Irish, I used to LOVE corned beef.  I don’t eat beef anymore, but my hubby does.  So, I still like to make corned beef and cabbage.  I’ll eat the cabbage.  YUM!  So that is going in the crock pot today and I’ll make a loaf of Irish brown bread to go with.  I LOVE holidays that FOCUS on food.  Ha! Enough of my silly food talk and let’s get to the card I have to share today. I am bad, I didn’t make a …

{2.28.2011} hippity hop

Hello Hippity Hoppers! We are starting a NEW month of challenges.  You can check out all the deets for the challenge on the Ippity blog. Eva created this sweet sketch for us this week.  I pulled out an older Ippity set called Moon Beam and Heart Strings.  I embossed the moons and stars in white and then created a cutout in the blue paper and popped it up.  A few little embellishments like the ribbon and twine just finished it all off. I have an Assemble This! video for today as well.. hope you enjoy. Lisa H. is next!!!! I …

{2.17.2011} no frills scallops

I have a little tutorial to share with you today. I’m blogging at the Ippity blog today and thought I would share it here as well. Remember the days when you didn’t have LOTS and LOTS of scrapbooking gadgets??? You may be at that stage, so I thought I would share an easy way to add some scallops to your projects without all those fancy border punches or scissors. Remember Lisa H’s card from Sunday?  I’ll show you how I did the pink scallop for her card. And how I added them to this circle card in the video below. …

{2.07.2011} hippity hoppin’

It is a new HIPPITY HOP! I love our sweet {ippity} Hippity Hops and today is a big one.  We announced the winner from January’s month long challenge on the IPPITY blog.  Did you see that prize???  OVER $75 worth of stuff… A.MaZ.InG!!!! Do you want to play and need some Ippity??? Check out the list of hippity hoppers on the Ippity blog. LOTS of them are Ippity chicks who sell Ippity right off their blogs! Easy! Ready for my card?  Haha, let’s get to it! It is week TWO in our month long Ippity Hippity Hop Challenge.  This week …