Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Hero Arts Card Exchange

I made this one for a single card exchange through the Hero Arts Flickr group.  Went to a wonderfully talented scrapbooker/cardmaker in Hawaii - Donna Mikasa.

All stamps and die cut by Hero Arts.

Thanks for taking the time!


Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Paper Smooches

I have seen these stamps on-line and my scrapbook store (Scrapbook Centrale, DDO, Québec) started carrying them this Fall. I am in love with this company :) Here is a Christmas one for my Nephew Luca.

All stamps: Paper Smooches - Warm Hearts set
Snowflake paper: American Crafts
Ink: Hero Arts - Royal Red

Thx for taking the time!

Happy Holidays!
Joyeuses Fêtes!

Friday, December 14, 2012


These were fun and easy to make.  For two special friends, one who loves pink and one who loves blue.

Products used:

Hero Arts Snowflake - CG462
Hero Arts Snowflake Die - D1044
American Crafts white embossing powder
Hero Arts - Miracle of the Holidays, CL630
Pink - Tattered Rose, Spun Sugar and Picked Raspberry
Blue - Tumbled Glass, Broken China and Peacock Feathers

Thanks for taking the time!

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Christmas Angel

Made this one for my favourite Aunt, she loves angels of any kind!

Penny Black Angel
Hero Arts/Sizzix Embossing folder

Thanks for taking the time!

Monday, December 10, 2012

My annual gift tags

So I have decided on these for my annual gift tags.  I thought they were fun and really simple to make in large quantities.

Products used:

Mittens die cut - Cottage Cutz
Background: Tiny Flakes - CG387
Sentiment Hero Arts Merry Christmas Tree set - 658276
Snowflake on mittens also from Hero Arts.
Hero Arts Royal Red ink
Distress Vintage Photo ink
StazOn White ink

Thanks for taking the time!

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Tag Challenge

This one is for the CAS-ual Friday Tag challenge.  Easy to make, I might just repeat this one for all my tags.

Products used:

Stamps all Hero Arts
Background: Tiny Flakes - CG387
Christmas: Decorate your holidays - CL551
Merry & holly: Holiday sayings CL343

Royal Red Hero Arts
VIntage photo distress

Thanks for taking the time and feel free to leave me a comment!


Monday, December 3, 2012

Holiday Card Exchange

This is the group of cards that I made for a card swap with other Flickr members.  I will keep adding once I know the recipients have them.

This one is Stamping Bella products

I really love to use pink for Christmas

Took the picture at night, I apologize for the lighting...  Proper lighting will be on my Christmas wish list...

Hero Arts - Ornament stamp and die cut from Archivers
Hero Arts - Sentiment also Hero Arts

For this one I used a tutorial from Jill on the Penny Black blog where she used this technique for gift tags.  I like it so much I turned it into a full size.

Products used:
Penny Black
Tree, Fantasy - 3880K
Background, Diamond Pattern - 40-167

Distress inks for background

Thanks for taking the time!

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Lawn Fawn Challenge

I do like the quality and working with these clear stamps.  Here is one using Critters in the Snow (seal, snowflakes and sentiment) for a Lawn Fawn challenge.

Thanks for taking the time! Feel free to comment, they make my day :)