Friendship Card using Car Decals

I recently participated in a card swap with some friends and wanted to show you the card I created for each of the participants.  This is what the Swap Coordinator came up with for a "theme".... Monochromatic (I honestly had no idea what this meant but did the best I could.  I should have used LOL!  It means "one color or enhancing of 2 colors"....I'm such a dud! But I learned … [Read more...]

Sunflower Friendship Card

One of my favorite tools right now is my iTop punches.  I have 2 - the 28mm and 16mm. With a punch in the paper of my choice I have an instant flower.  I know you've seen me use this punch on multiple projects and I just can't... help... it.  I LOVE it.   For this project I created these cards for some friends and since I was multi-tasking I wanted something simple.  I think the flower is a … [Read more...]

Father’s Day Card

Hi and welcome!   Today, Tuesday May 24th is Design Team project day for My Pink Stamper's Design Team and it's all about Father's Day or "manly" projects showing off the newest stamp releases for My Pink Stamper.  You can see all of the latest releases here.  I used the stamp set "Fancy Phrases" and my little man is from the Cricut cartridge Car Decals -- it's such a fun cartridge. … [Read more...]

Mother Card

So today I was totally inspired to use the "mother" stamp when I saw Kassidy's adorable card here.  The "mother" stamp is from the Family & Friends stamp set by My Pink Stamper and just the simple name "mother" means so much.  Its simple and beautiful all at the same time.  With Mother's Day a week from tomorrow I thought I'd offer this card as a bit of inspiration.  :)    One of my favorite ways … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Projects ~ Crafty Designers Team Day!

Hi everyone and thanks for stopping by today.  I'm excited to show you these adorable projects that Amber, Cheryl and I have designed for you today.  Mother's Day is right around the corner and I hope you find the card projects inspirational.   I am very fortunate and blessed to have both my mother and mother-in-law right here in the same town with me so.....I am really not sure why I wanted to … [Read more...]

Birthday Card using Imagine "Better Together"

Hi my CJToo friends and welcome back for another project -- SURPRISE....I created something using my Cricut Imagine machine.  YAY!   Here is a card I created for a friend to say "Happy Belated Birthday".  I used my Imagine and can say I am really getting the hang of it.  Thanks to the video's by my friend Edna.  I'm picking up so many useful tips.  Check out her You Tube channel HERE. … [Read more...]

My Pink-alicous Blog Hop ~ April 2011

Hi and welcome to the April edition of the My Pink-alicous Blog Hop hosted by Robyn, My Pink Stamper featuring her Pink Designers.  There are lots of us on the blog hop trail so I'll get right to it.  You should have hopped over from the super talented Sonia's blog.   If you are new to blog hops click here to start at the beginning and follow the link to the next blog.  Have fun!   I have a fun … [Read more...]

Gotta Have Friends Blog Hop

Welcome to the Gotta Have Friends Blog Hop hosted by my sweet and very talented friend Alex from You Had Me at Craft.  What a fun day we have in store for you.  If you came from Alex's blog you are on the right track....if you want to start at the beginning click here.   Today's projects are all about friendship -- and for my project I decided to do a set of friendship cards. I hope you find them … [Read more...]

Friendship Card featuring MPS Fabulous Phrases

I was so excited to get some *happy mail* today which included more of the fabulous stamps from Robyn, My Pink play and design with.   When she released the 10 new sets this past January I immediately fell in love with the Fabulous Phrases set (shown below) because I think these phrases are PERFECT for my projects (and yours too)...I love the way you can stamp along the border of … [Read more...]

Crafty Designers Design Team Day – Easter Is on It’s Way!

Welcome to CJToo's Crafty Designers - Design Team Day!  It's all about Easter projects today and I'm so excited to show you what me and my Crafty Designers came up with.   Let's. get. started. Click on their names to go to their blogs for more pictures and information on their FABULOUS projects!.  … [Read more...]