Archives for May 2009

My First BIA Book

Here is my first attempt at a BIA (Bind It All) Book. It was a lot of fun to make but very time consuming for me since it was my first time. The paper is something I got from either HL or Michael's. The flower is from Hello Kitty Greetings and I ran it through my Cuttlebug using the Swiss Dots folder, the "V" is from Story book also run through my Cuttlebug using Swiss Dots. The ribbon is from … [Read more...]

Giddy Up Cowboy Layout including Some Materials Used

Cowboy Paper from this stack below.... All About Boys DCWV stack This is my latest project.....see below for some of the things I used to complete it. I started out with the Paper Doll Dress Up Cricut Cartridge, for the cowboy, rope, and stick horse. Added some stickles (glitter glue) to add pizzaz. The Peachy Keen stamp was used for his sweet little face.Here are some … [Read more...]

A little Birthday "Bling"

Hi everyone.....I created several of these cute cards as Thank Yous for some of my gal pals who remembered my recent birthday. I love how they turned out. This is a Penny Black graphic and I layered it on cardstock and pattern paper. I even ran the green cardstock through my cuttlebug using the Swiss Dots embossing folder for some added texture. My favorite part is the "bling" on the cake, her … [Read more...]

Meet Craft Junkie Too’s Family

Happy Birthday to me, Craft Junkie Too!Today is my birthday and I couldn't think of a better way to spend the day than with my family. Here is my hubby Ricky, our oldest Skyler (12) and our toddler Spencer (2 1/2).We decided to go to Houston Zoo which is about a little over an hour from home and decided to pose for a family picture before heading inside the gate. The tour of the zoo started out … [Read more...]

SIL Card

Hello, my friends. I hope that you are having a wonderful week. I created this super cute card for my SIL (sister-in-law) as a Thank You for something special she recently did for me. I am so fortunate to have a wonderful family of in-laws and know that everyone can not say that. For this card I started with some basic bright blue card stock.* The pattern paper is from the DCWV Spring Stack * … [Read more...]

Mothers Day Card

Happy Friday evening friends....Here is the Mothers Day card I made for my mother-in-law. It took me over an hour to complete because I made it up as I went along. Sheeeew...I hope I get faster. HA!I went shopping today and picked up some of these paper flowers in different colors and different colored brads at Michaels. I really like how the flowers "pop" off the card. I used my Cricut Opposites … [Read more...]

Craft Junkie Too’s Gift Bag Storage Space

Here are just a few of my storage ideas that work for me. I am true to my matter how much I try to organize my things - it's a craft room and as my little sign on my wall says "I'm Crafty...You can't expect me to be neat too!" HA! Anyhoo's - I am fortunate to have a craft room and I will take pictures of it for you one day too - but like my husband says - If I give you an … [Read more...]

Preschool Christmas Lay-out

Hi friends,No, you don't have to look at your calendar. I know it's only May but I met with my toddlers pre-school teacher on Monday for an end of school parent teacher conference and she gave me these pictures of him and his school friends from last Christmas. They are the cutest. I couldn't wait to do a layout with them and put them in my scrapbook. Friends Forever ~ Makin' the Grade Christmas … [Read more...]

"It’s Your Day" Dylan! Scrapbook Lay-out

Here is a layout I completed to capture the memories of my nephew Dylan's 1st Holy Communion. Cricut Cartridges Used: It's Your Day ~ George Dylan ~ All Mixed Up Family ~ Alphalicious Wine Cup ~ My World Vine ~ Zooballoo Cross ~ Indie Art The grapes are a circle hole punch. I am very please at how this layout turned out..... Now, onto the fun eating … [Read more...]