Hello my Crafty friends! No crafts today.....just wanted to wish you all a VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A PROSPEROUS AND BLESSED NEW YEAR!! May you all be blessed beyond your imaginations! I am looking forward to 2014! This past year has had more downs than ups....so I'm really looking forward to many new possibilities!! So..from our house to yours...BLESSINGS!!
Dec 22, 2013
Dec 21, 2013
Hello my Crafty friends! I hope you are enjoying your weekend!! I am! We had an early Christmas dinner with some friends last night and today was very low key! I finally put my tree up and some other decorations around the house. I really was not feeling it for some reason this year, but after going to my friends house and seeing all her beautiful decor and the joyous atmosphere, I was inspired to do mine! I tried to upload a video of some of my decor, but it wouldn't cooperate. Maybe I'll post pics tomorrow.......anyway.......
Here is my daughter Brandi with her friend Nikka who also acts and sings! She will be in 2 movies coming out next year!! So proud of her.
I hate to go to someone's house empty handed, even though I was told NOT to bring anything, I just had to take them gifts and a card. Since Nikka sings, I put a microphone on her glass and her initial.
Her brother, Andrei, plays tennis very well, so I found a stick figure tennis player for his glass and his initial.
And their Mom, Manuelita, who is one of the sweetest people I have known, likes to drink coffee...so I made her a set of coffee mugs. So after dinner last night she and I enjoyed a cup of coffee in her new mugs!
I placed gold foil paper in the mugs so you can see the designs. I also made a few more cards too.
I love the look with the different backgrounds and borders.
That's it for me today....thanks for stopping by! I hope to see you soon! And may you be blessed over this Christmas season!! Be safe and come back by soon!
Dec 19, 2013
Hello my Crafty friends! One of my long time friends, Joyce, who is like a sister to me, wasn't feeling well, so I made her a card to cheer her up! She loved it! It brought a smile to her face!! Glad she's feeling better. I used a Tim Holtz die for the typewriter and a MCT teeny tags tag for the bottom sentiment.
The lower pic is not blurred.....it's on a wobble!! I love wobbles!! Wobble baby, Wobble baby! LOL
I embossed the card with an Anna Griffin folder.
The sentiment inside was a sticker from Anna Griffin. A Martha Stewart punch was used for the borders.
Well, that's it for me today! Thanks for stopping by! I hope you come back soon...and I would love for you to leave some feed back! I love reading your comments!
Dec 18, 2013
Hello my Crafty friends! I think I am in love with my air eraser tool!! I have been etching glasses like crazy!! I so enjoy it!! It gives me such a natural high to look at the things that I make.....then I think, WOW!! I did that? It feels so good! So here are a few more glasses I did this week!
My youngest daughter Brandi is in a sorority at church called EKO. For their Christmas party they had a White Elephant, so I made a glass with their Greek letters on it and the year 2013. I decorated a gift bag also. She told me that every one wanted the glass! It was swapped 3 times in the first 5 minutes!! LOL I got 3 orders too! :-)
Dec 15, 2013
Hello my Crafty friends! I have been a busy beaver making Christmas cards to send to my Mom so she can send them to her friends! I have used Anna Griffin boxed set! I love her card kits!! Here are a few of them. Starting tomorrow I will make more to send out to my family and friends!! I should have started in October! LOL But here are some of them....
Well, I hope you like my post tonight!! Thanks for coming by!! Hope to see you again soon! Stay warm and safe!