Archive for the 'Journal Notes' Category

Jan 17 2015

Birds and Botanicals – A Crafty Secrets Comeback!

First of all, I’d like to thank everyone for the birthday wishes yesterday. I truly do appreciate them all! And to add icing to the cake, the Design Team girls surprised me with a SURPRISE Birthday Blog Hop!  It was so much fun and their cards were fabulous! Thank you so much!!!  If you missed […]

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May 20 2010

Stamp Simply #140 – Gone Askew!

Gone Askew – Today’s challenge is something I like to fall back on if I’m in a super hurry to make a card because it’s just so easy — place your focal image askew on your card — no trying to center it or mat it perfectly — just place it askew.  I love this […]

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Jan 07 2010

Stamp Simply #121 – Love is in the Air!

Love is in the Air – With Valentine’s Day as our next major card-giving day on the horizon, let’s get something ready to add to our stash.  How about a card using a heart, Valentine or lovey-type theme — no other rules — let’s just add to our stash with some hearts and/or lovey type […]

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Oct 30 2009

Stamp Simply #111 – 3 Panel Accordion

3 Panel Accordion – Accordion cards are some of my favorite things to make, and that’s just what we’ll do today.  We’re taking it easy with just 3 panels today.  Your accordion may be as large or as small as you like it.  It may serve as table decor or it may tie closed as […]

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Oct 14 2009

Snow on the Pumpkin

I’m winding down on Hallloween cards, but wanted to get one more in at least!  This was a fun one to make for many reasons.  I used an image from the Halloween Journal Note pad, gave it a little extra zing with 2 colors of Flower Soft, added a sentiment from Witch Way to the […]

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Sep 10 2009

Stamp Simply #104 – Halloween is Almost Here!

Halloween is Almost Here! – Today’s challenge is to make a card or project for Halloween, or perhaps a bag or container for treats!  Anything goes.  And I realize some don’t care to do Halloween, and that’s just fine — then just incorporate a pumpkin into your project!  Everyone can play, and we hope you […]

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Sep 03 2009

Stamp Simply #103 – Overstamped Sentiment

Overstamped Sentiment -Today’s challenge is simple.  Merely stamp your sentiment OVER your image.  I love this look and just haven’t done it in ages.  Can’t WAIT to see your cards!!!  Keyword ssnotime103 – There is no time limit. You can play this challenge and upload your project at Splitcoast and/or your Blog, anytime at all. You (and […]

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Aug 23 2009

Snowy Vintage Merry Christmas!

Just a quick post tonight — Sundays are busy at our house, but I wanted to get in a quick Christmas card before I called it a night, so I used my never fail go-to quick card items — Journal Notes, Silk Ribbon and a single sentiment, and today I added some Flower Soft snow […]

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Aug 20 2009

Stamp Simply #101 – Let’s Polka!

OK, the party from last week is over, but we are all still dancing!  We’re doing the polka!!!  Well, not really — but we ARE playing with POLKA DOTS today!!!  So let’s see some polka dotted creations from all of you — that’s it!!!  We’re not fussy – just get some polka dots in somewhere on […]

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Aug 17 2009

JustRite Christmas Blog Hop

JustRite Blog Hop Day — LOVE these posts — always a fun day!  Today we are all featuring JustRite’s new Christmas releases, and there are a lot of them!  Please make sure to click on all the links at the end of this post — 33 links in all — LOTS of designers playing with […]

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