Have a great day and thanks for stopping by! Hugs, Char
December 27, 2011
Hi ! I'm back to share a new digital stamp from Tiffany Doodles! This sweet little girl is one of Tiffany's newest digital stamps and she's the sweetest! For ths card I used my cricut to cut out the big heart and the postcard and backround paper is from bety's store. The love sign shes holding is from my Mind's eye.
Posted by Charlene at 2:17 PM
December 26, 2011
Hi ! And happy Monday! I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas! This week we are truly blessed to have Crafty Secrets as our sponsor at The Shabby Tea Room!!! Sandy was so generous to give us her new Creating with Vintage patterns CD#1 and Creating with Vintage Illistrations CD #2 and I can tell you these CD'S have sooooooooo many beautiful vintage images and beautiful patterns...I mean WOW I will be making alot from these CD'S!!!! Thanks Sandy!!!
And you are not going to want to miss this week's challenge!!!! The winner will receive there very own Creating With Vintage Patterns CD #2 and gift certificate !!!
This week's Inspiration comes from Melissa and the challenge this week is to :
Create a card/project using the inspiration photo's 4 colors. (Blue, Pink (or Red), Yellow and Green)
I hope you had a very Merry Christmas? My kids donated to my scrapbooking cause and bought me a Silhoutte Cameo !!!! I am so so excited! I'm sure I will have a big learning curve lol! What did you get under the tree? I was thinking that I really need to do something about my organizating issues for the New year. I'm growing out of house and home with my scrap supplies....maybe I should quit my job and open my house as a scrapbooking store? What do you think? Lol
Here's my creation for this week's challenge. It's a Tussy Mussie and you can find it on the above CD'S. There are so many other adorable templates, images and paper :-) . And the nice thing is that you can use them over and over again and never run out! When I 1st started doing digital I wasn't sure if i would like them but I LOVE them!
Be sure to stop by and give them so love! And please stop by the Shabby Girls Too!! :-)
Have a great week! Hugs, Char
December 21, 2011
Hi!!!! How are you today? I hope you have a fantastic holiday! And I realize it's not even Christmas yet but I was so excited over this new line of Crate paper I had to do a giveaway!
I usually have a giveaway on my blogversary but didn't made it this year so now's a great time right? :-)
I know it's not even close to Valentine's yet, but when I saw this new Crate paper line I couldn't control myself lol! I LOVE IT!!!! And I love it so much I want to share some with one lucky winner! I have a new collection of Crate Paper to one lucky winner. And I am also adding a die cut from Papertrey Ink.
Just leave a comment and tell me : What was your best Valentine's Day?
Here's a card I made from this set. I am going to have so much fun creating with it! Yipee!!!! Have you ever seen a line that made you all giddy inside? Well Crate paper does that all the time to me lol!
I will draw a Random name on January 14 so you will have plenty of time to get the kit in time for Valentine's Day! Have a wonderful day!!! Hugs, Char
Posted by Charlene at 9:00 AM
December 19, 2011
This week I'm the shabby hostess and here is the challenge :
Make a card/project using red, kraft, newsprint, and silver paper....with a star
And here is the inspiration picture I choose :-)
I love the newsprint with the kraft and silver.
This week's sponsor is Bugaboostamps and the adorable snowman image is snowman skates . They have so many cute stamps I had to get a few!! And the winner will receive 7 images!!! WOW!!!
And this weeks Guest Designer is :
and our monthly designer is
Please stop by these talented ladies blogs and give them some love!
And don't forget to stop by the Shabby Team room girls too :-)
I hope your Christmas shopping is done and that you have a blessed time with your family and friends this season! :-) Hugs, Char
December 18, 2011
Hi ! And I hope your having a wonderful Sunday! I am off to go Christmas shopping as I am one of those who waits until the last minute....not my choice....just so busy this time of year. I don't even have my tree up yet yikes!!!! Audrey, I need you at my house!!!!
Here's this week color challenge. Perfect for Christmas!
For my card I used Winter Knits These are the cutest hats!! and the sentiment is Warm Sentinments. I embossed the cardstock with a Sizzix snowflake folder .
I hope you can play along this week :-) Hugs, Char
Posted by Charlene at 3:01 AM
December 12, 2011
Christmas photo montage inspiration
Hi ! And a happy Monday! I just wanted to pop in and share my card I made for the Simon Says Christmas Phote Montage challenge! I stamped the ornaments with my Papertrey stamps and the paper is from Bety's shop (Love her shop)!! Oh! And the doily stamp at the bottom is Maya Road and I LOVE THIS STAMP!!!!! The paper in the background is October Afternoon "Holiday Style"
Happy Monday!! Hugs, Char
Posted by Charlene at 5:29 PM
December 11, 2011
Hi! I hope you had a great week? Tis the time of year to work overtime...so I apologize if I neglect my favorite past time...visiting your blogs! I will certainly visit and get my fix when I'm able :-)
This week at My Time Made Easy the color palette is:
For my card I used all a Flutter
And the patterned paper is A Loving Heart
Pretty Palette Details:
You can use the palette on ANY type of project!
While participation with products from My Time Made Easy is appreciated, it is not required to participate. You can use products from ANY company.
Each week they will pick a winner from the palette participants, and announce them the following week, when the next Pretty Palette Challenge is announced.
The palette month will run from the 2nd Sunday of every month, to the 2nd Saturday of the following month, with the Winner announced that 2nd Sunday of the Palette Challenge.
This month’s contest began Sunday, December 11th. Contest ends Saturday, January 7th. Winner announced Sunday, January 8th.
PRIZE PACKAGE: Whoever plays along all month, in all 4 Palette Challenges within the month, will be entered to win a Pretty Package of THEIR Choice!
I hope to see you there!!! Hugs, Char
Posted by Charlene at 3:02 AM
December 05, 2011
Hi friends!!!! Wanted to pop in and share a card I made for a card contest at Echo Park
Here's the information to join in the fun!
1. Create ONE holiday card using Echo Park Paper's products.
2. Photograph your card.
3. Upload your card to our Facebook page.
4. Include your contact information on the back of your card.
5. Send your card into our offices:
Echo Park Paper
Atttn: Holiday Cards
1177 South 1680 West
Orem, UT 84058
Deadline for receiving the cards in our office is December 19th. We'll select and announce SIX winners on December 20th. Each winner will receive a collection kit of their choosing so be sure to watch our blog and Facebook page for the big announcement!
Note: International entries are welcome!
Have a great day!!!Hugs, Char
Posted by Charlene at 11:45 AM
December 04, 2011
Hi all!! A happy Sunday to you! Christmas is in full swing and I love this time of year! The decorations, the giving, the lights...every year Redding has Christmas light contests and it's so fun to drive around and see what everyone does! If I can I'll share some pictures of some fun decorated houses!
O.K. on to this week's challenge!!! I hope you can play along! The challenge is to use these colors:
Preserve It Oranges and Strawberries digi paper and this great collection of images from the Well preserved collection. I used my pencils to color in the lid and jar and paper pieced the label.
Have a wonderful day and thanks for stopping by! Hugs, Char