Simple Monogrammed Cards & Video #102

Hello and welcome to CJToo's blog.  I hope you are having a wonderful day, morning, night or which ever time you're viewing this.  LOL!  I wanted to show you a simple monogrammed card I created as little thank you notes to send to family and friends for my recent birthday celebration and little gifts.  I started with an 8 1/2 x 11 inch white cardstock sheet cut in 1/2 at 5.50 and then cut at 4.25 … [Read more...]

♥ A Couple of Projects using Create-a-Critter ♥

HOWDY! I hope you are all doing well.  I wanted to show you a couple of projects I did recently using Create-a-Critter.  Thanks for your comments and for looking.  Ü This card I made for my nephew to give to one of his teachers who is pursuing other interests and will not be teaching next year.  He wanted me to make something really special and fun so I think this little oinker is adorable.  … [Read more...]

Orange You the Best Card and Video #100

Hi everyone....can  you believe 2 posts in one day????  I told you I had some great stuff planned for you this week.  I have more video's coming up too that I think you will enjoy so stay tuned for that.  Here is an adorable and yummy card I made using the Preserves cartridge and Alphalicious cartridge.  I just snipped off the "re" from You're the Best to get the saying I wanted.  I hope you enjoy … [Read more...]

Cowboy Birthday Invitation & Video #98

Hi everyone! A friend is giving her son a cowboy birthday party next month and was happy to share a few ideas with her.  It's great to have friends who love the same stuff you do....YEA! The design and colors is what she started with and I took it from there adding all of the little details that really make this card perfect for the little buck-a-roo's party.  The cowboy/stick horse is a perfect … [Read more...]

♥ What’s Up! Turtle Card & Video #97 ♥

Happy Saturday everyone - I hope you are having a wonderful day. It is a rainy Saturday here in my area and we deperately needed the it's okay to be stuck inside. Ü The Create-a-Critter cartridge is simply adorable. It's hard to choose what to do next. I created this turtle on page 64. I just LOVE how this card turned out. The colors blend so nicely, I think. I'd love to hear what … [Read more...]

Think Pink! Baby Card and Video #96

There's nothing like a sweet baby card to put a smile on your face, right?  ÜI created this card for a friend of mine who is having a baby in June.  I am going to her baby shower on Friday and loved the opportunity to play with my New Arrival cartridge.  The card is measures 5 1/2 x 4 inches cut length.Baby and blanket is cut 3" - New ArrivalIt's a Girl - 1 3/4" - Beyond Birthdays (regular and … [Read more...]

♥ Royal Flush Card & Video #95 ♥

In my most recent Sunday Share I showed you the card I made for my Mom for Mother's Day.  My mom loves to go to play poker and she and my dad travel to the casino's to have fun.  It's how they like to spend their time so it's okay with me.  LOL  Anyhoo's, I made this card to represent a Royal Flush which is the highest winning hand in Poker and the inside tells her that SHE is the Royal Flush in … [Read more...]

♥ Graduation Card ♥

Hi CJToo Friends!  I had a fun time making this graduation card.  Sorry, I had no time to video it...but definitely wanted to give you the details.  A good friends daughter is graduating in May and we were invited to her party on Sunday.  I wanted to make something as fun as she is and I think I did!  She will definitely be the girl who wears fun sandals or flip flops under her gown.  LOL  I am … [Read more...]

"School Days" Challenge Teacher Appreciation Card

Here is some inspiration for MPS's "School Days" Challenge.....just in time for Teacher Appreciation. This is a pocket card.  The pattern paper is the pocket and the card fits inside.  Inspiration for this project is from Joy, ObsessedwithScrapbooking. Pattern paper - DCWV stack Apple - 2 inches - Makin' the Grade Cricut cartridge black shadow of apple - 2" Makin' the Grade … [Read more...]

♥ Video #92 ~ NDS Challenge – I Like You Least!

Hello and welcome to another challenge initiated at MyPinkStampers blog.  We were supposed to find our least favorite cartridge and create something with it.  So.....I picked Beyond Birthdays.  Not sure why I don't use it more often.... Ü ♥ Tracy … [Read more...]