Monday, June 18, 2018

Rock n Roll @ Creative Embellishments!

Hello!  I have a set of "Rock 'n Roll" Artist Trading Cards (ATCs) here today.  I did them for (click & go -> CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS and also to swap with a facebook group and this was the topic!  I have a lot of music items "on stock" since my son is very musical.

Check out the monthly challenge at CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS-you have 2 more weeks to join in for a chance to win $50 in their fabulous products!  Hope to see you there!

Creative Embellishments Products Used:  
Grunge Music notes :  I stamped Versamark and then used sparkly embossing powder.
Star Stencil:  I used some sporadic stars with white ink
Music Note border :  I cut these into pieces for each card and topped with glossy accents.


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Friday, June 15, 2018

JUNE 15th @ Let's Get Sketchy! Join us!

Hello! I totally love this sketch, but my page is a bit too busy for my taste-but done is done in my book of papercrafting!!! Anyway-When my niece was sleeping with her pooch, Bear Bear, I immediately remembered I had the title "Dream On" and her father (my brother!) just loves Aerosmith so no doubt, he will get a kick out of this page!  Hope you get a chance to join us this month!
Here is the sketch:


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Sunday, June 3, 2018

We love NERFs @ Creative Embellishments

Hello!  My grandsons, particularly Talan lives and breathes NERF products-I don't know where that came from but for this past Christmas, that was ALL he wanted!  A place to have fun and use the NERF guns opened last year near us-DARTS OF WAR-it has become a huge hit and they are already expanding.  It was such fun to watch my grandsons play there.  I did this page for (click & go-> CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTS.  A new challenge started June 1-you have ALL MONTH to join us for a chance to win $50 in fabulous CE PRODUCTS-Hope to see you there!


Creative Embellishments Products Used:  
Zig Zag Stitch Border:  Inked with Rusty Bucket Ink and dabbed with white ink.  Gears:  there is a wonderful selection of all sizes and shaped gears at CE; I used them natural, inked in black and Rusty Bucket and layered them around this page and on the hidden journaling tag.  Adventure & Explore  The same  inks were used on these title pieces.

Some Close Ups:

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Friday, June 1, 2018

June -ALREADY! @ Creative Embellishments

Hello! It's June and after last month's all month long rain, I am happy for a little warmth and sunshine! Summer is my favorite time of year...Well, it's time for THE MONTHLY CHALLENGE @ (click & go) -> CREATIVE EMBELLISHMENTSThis month's challenge is to be inspired by the following photo and the twist is to use something celestial (ex: moon, sun, stars etc).  We hope you have to time to join in for a chance to win $50 in fabulous products!


I am calling these cards "Celestial Grunge"  I trade these cards 
with other card crafters all over the world!
GEARS: I colored them with a Black Sharpie
SUN: I used Tim Holtz distress paint along with Glossy accents 
followed by a sprinkling of micro beads.
STARS:  This is circular frame and I cut it into pieces, used Tim Holtz Distress paint,
 along with a sprinkling of micro beads.


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JUNE with Dr Seuss @ Let's Get Sketchy!

Hello!  I am usually creating pages that are current times, but I cam upon these photos of my grandson Talan, so NO CHOICE-I HAD to go back and do this page.  I had even purchased these papers in a Florida LSS and brought them back to NJ!  So....I created this page for the current sketch a (click & go!->) Let's Get Sketchy

If you have some time we'd love to have you join us!  This is the 1st of 2 monthly sketches:


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