Archives for July 2011

Our Deepest Sympathy Card

I wanted to share a very easy card I made for a friend who recently lost her mother-in-law.  I was in the mood for a very simple design and since it is a sympathy card I wanted a special card…. I am so happy how this turned out.  Let me tell you a little more of what I used. ::Recipe:: off white card stock ~ Papertrey Ink flowered pattern paper ~ K and Company frame ~ Sixxix die (click here to … [Read more...]

{Watermelon Crazy}

Click here to visit the T.G.I.F. Linky Party…. ============ Today's post is all about {WATERMELONS}   Why?  I'm not sure….but I think they are fun, delicious and definitely {SCREAM} summertime to me!!  Here are a few fun things I found with a watermelon theme. To start with let me share a couple of watermelon themed projects with you that I created in the past…. =================== Here … [Read more...]

CJToo Crafty Designers Design Team Day!

 Bright & Fun! My design team has done it AGAIN!  What a wonderful and talented group of ladies! The Design Team assignment was Bright and Fun.  To see more about their fabulous creations - you can visit their blogs by clicking on their names or on the photo of their project.Let's get the creativity rolling shall we?? ~~~~~~ Kristy over at Craftin' on my Door has this wonderful Hello … [Read more...]

CJToo Digital Designs – School Days Scrapbook Page

With Back to School right around the corner (kids are bummed and mom's are cheering)….lol…. I was playing around with some different school designs and came up with this scrapbook page to share with you.  I have designed this to fit an 8 1/2 x 11 sheet of paper (so you just need to play around with the image size).  Also…..I've included the link here for you to download it for yourself to enjoy -- … [Read more...]

25th Wedding Anniversary Card

I wanted to share with you a card I made to celebrate a couple's 25th Wedding Anniversary.  The person I made it for (to give to the couple) chose the colors white and silver.  I think it turned out beautiful (if I say so myself).  I hope you like it too. The card measures 5 x 7 and I rounded the top corners with my large Martha Stewart corner rounder.    The pattern paper is by Martha … [Read more...]

Cowboy Roller Skating Birthday Invitation

Now you probably read the title of this post and said "what?" cowboy + roller skates = huh??Its Birthday time again coming up for my little guy Spencer and since he is getting pretty good at roller skating he requested a roller skating party this year… fun!  When we discussed his party "theme" -- he immediately said COWBOYs hmmm…..I reminded him that he had that for the last 2 years…. then he … [Read more...]

Inspirational Words Card

Some days we need a little "pick me up" or an "inspirational word" that gets us out of a slump we may be in or feeling down about something.  My Pink Stamper's "More Faithful Sayings" stamp set has ity bity words of encouragement that can be used alone or combine them to create a perfect sentiment.   I was playing around with some stamps and my copic markers this evening adding a little … [Read more...]

Monogrammed Birthday Friend Tags

If your child is like mine they get invited to many birthday parties.  You can create a personalized card to keep on hand and attach it to the outside (or inside) of the gift.  It is so stinkin' cute to see adorable cards attached to the gift.  Just have your child sign the bottom in their handwriting and it makes it even more special.   For the monogram - find a font you like on your computer … [Read more...]

Craft Room I found on Pinterest!

Again, tonight I was pinning away on Pinterest when I saw these fabric covered boxes.  Now -- what caught my attention was the black and white polka dotted design and then I read in the description that they were bottled water boxes that the crafter covered with fabric -- WHAT???? %$#!!(*!! Are you kiddin' me??  That's awesome!recycle - repurpose and really crafty idea!  One of this things I like … [Read more...]

Digital Designs by CJToo! You are my Sunshine Page

One of my passions is clip art, digital images, digi stamps, whatever they are called -- I love it all!  I have a very large collection of clip art images that takes me way back to the 90's (yes, I'm serious).  I remember saving my first clip art images on floppy disks because my computer hard drive was so full.  This was a long time ago before cd's and dvds.  Back then….there were lots of clip … [Read more...]