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WELCOME to my Blog 
 I like Paper
I choose to build my life 
around the principles of the Bible
“It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.”
**George Washington**


Thank you for stopping by!
Have a blessed day! 

Then if my people who are called by my name will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sins and restore their land.
 2 Chronicles7:14


  My Email address:  utb01@att.net 

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Autumn Thank You Card

Howdy Crafters:
I had fun creating this Autumn Thank you card using various dies and embossing folder - love using the twine and ribbon on creations - thanks for stopping by! Have a blessed day!


Recipe
White cardstock for base
Leaf patterned paper for mat
Scor-Pal - to score the card
Cuttlebug - used for embossing and die cutting
Dies:
Poppystamps - Rustic Wagon I made my wagon a bit larger than the die by adding extra Cardstock- then running it through the wood embossing folder to give it a rustic look - distressing with ink
Poppystamps - Woodland Fawn
Poppystamps -Brevilla House
MemoryBox - Wrought Iron Fence
Mixed Fruit
Tall Birch
Sizzix small tag
Embossing Folders:
Tim Holtz Alterations Wood - used on Wagon top
Sizzix Fall Set - using pumpkins - fussy cut
Cardstocks:
Black Texture for houses and fences
Kraft for wagon, wheels, and deer
White for tag
Red for apples
Designer Pattern Orange Lawn Fawn for 2 pumpkins on wagon
White cardstock for pumpkin on ground and one on wagon - colored with Spectrum Noir Markers
Black Sharpie to highlight apples
Inks used:
Studio G brown for front pumpkin on wagon
Powderpuff Chalking Ink Amaretto for distressing  2 pumpkins connected on wagon
Vintage Photo distress ink for coloring Ribbon
Snug Hug seam binding ribbon - created by me using water and Distress Ink Vintage  Photo
PowderPuff Chalking Ink Green with Envy used on tag to distress and distressing along bottom of card
Other:
Brown & White Twine by DL.ART - you can purchase at her store - Click HERE
Metal Leaf Brad
Paint chip used to cut birch tree
Glossy Accents, glue gun
Pop up Tape

I would like to share with these challenges:
September  DL.ART September Linky 1 per day AG 

September CHN Patterned Paper September UE
September Sweet Stamps AG UE
September PoppyStamps - Autumn Splendor UE
Simon Says Work it Wednesday 2 of 3
PDE Linky Party AG U3 
Word Art Wednesday AG with Sentiment 3 of 5 ends 9/8 
Penny's Crafty Creation Use a Sentiment 3 of 3 
Crafting by Designs AG 3 of 3 
Simon Says Wednesday - Make It Colorful 2 of 5
DL.ART Thank You Thursday weekly Thank you Cards 1 per day
Simon Says Monday - Trio Colors 5 of 5 ~ 9/6
DRS Designs - #190 Have holes in your project - wagon wheels - houses, fences all with die cuts UE 9/9

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Masculine Birthday Card

Welcome Crafters -
Class Cards N Such is celebrating their 100th Challenge ~ Whoot! Whoot!

This week our challenge is 100th Challenge Celebration!
Make a paper crafting project in good taste...using the Inspiration photo...make a card or project that is all about "Celebrating"...be creative...and of course using a product sold at Classy Cards 'n Such!

I have selected the Darcie Balloon Embossing Folder to begin my Masculine Birthday Card Celebration to enter this challenge. I also am using the Buck from the Memory Box Deer Trio Die sold in the Classy Cards N Such Store. Stop by and enter and search her store for some great crafting products - thanks for dropping by! Have a Blessed Day ~ Gail~


Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
Kraft Medium Brown Cardstock for mat
Darcie Wood stick like- embossing folder
Scrap of Designer Cardstock for the Darcie Balloon Embossing Folder
Powderpuff Midnight Confession Chalking Ink to distress the card
Red cardstock for the Memory Box Musical Motif Dies - using a scrap of black cardstock to cut the music dies - also using We R Memory Keepers Corner Rounder
Metal Black Key
Scrap of Green cardstock to cut the tag - Sizzix small tag die
3 buttons - SU Happy Birthday Stamp - Black Button Brad
Buck from Memory Box Trio Deer Die cut using a paint chip- This Trio Die can be Purchased HERE
at the Classy Cards N Such Store
Ribbon - is Snug Hug Seam Binding in which I used water and Rangers Tea dye ink to color the ribbon
Brown and White Twine is from DL.ART Store - Click Here to purchase
Button was used for the Twine
We are Memory Keepers Corner Rounder used on the card

I would like to share with these challenges:
September  DL.ART September Linky 1 per day AG
September CHN Patterned Paper September UE
September Digistamps4Joy AG or Girly, Girly 3 of 3 
September Sweet Stamps AG UE
September V's Sweet Ideas - Technique 2 of 2- Distressing - using 2 embossing folders

PDE Linky Party AG UE
Word Art Wednesday AG with Sentiment 2 of 5 ends 9/8
Suzy Bees - Make Your Own background - using Darcie Embossing Folders
Penny's Crafty Creation Use a Sentiment 2 of 3
Crafting by Designs AG 2 of 
Classy Cards N Such - 1 of 3 100th Celebration
The Kraft Journal Color Challenge Red, Green Black 2 of 2 
Simon Says Wednesday - Make It Colorful 1 of 5
 

Back To School Sleeve Card

Hi Crafters -
I created this Sleeve Card creation using my Scor-Pal - and the tutorial that is listed on the blog challenge - pretty easy peasy to make this sleeve.  The Scor-Pal - More than One Score challenge is super to enter - so if you have a  Scor-Pal  why not come over and join in on the fun? Thanks for stopping by and have a blessed day! ~ Gail ~

Sleeve to hold the card

Card

Recipe
Tutorial - Click HERE
Designer Cardstock- Leaves for the sleeve
Scor-Pal to make the scores

Twine - by DL.ART - can be purchased HERE
White cardstock scrap for the tag
TH Small tag die
Metal Button Brad
Hero Arts Apple Stamp - Powderpuff Chalking Ink Amaretto
Sentiment - Clear Dollar Stamps - Powderpuff Chalking Ink-Midnight Confession
Angel Smiling Face - Text Tails Paper Studio - Powderpuff chalking Ink -Lemonade
INSIDE card
Kraft Medium Brown Cardstock 
Cuttlebug Numbers dry embossing folder
Paper hole punch
Snug Hug Dyed Ribbon - using TH Distress Ink Vintage Photo - created by me
Studio G Brown Ink to distress Embossing folder impressions
TH Rosetta Die - Kraft Medium Brown Cardstock - Powderpuff Chalking ink - Amaretto to distress Rosetta
Sizzix Banner Die - Dark Blue Cardstock
Smiling face stamp - Text Tails Paper Studio - Powderpuff Chalking Ink - Midnight Confession
Ruler Button - Stazon-On Saddle Brown Ink to distress ruler button
PaperSmooches Eye Class Die - scrap of black Cardstock
Glossy Accents for gluing 
Score Tape
Cuttlebug for die cuts and embossing







I would like to share with these challenges:
September  Scor-Pal More than One Score Back To School 1 of 3
September  DL.ART September Linky 1 per day AG
September CHN Patterned Paper September UE
September Digistamps4Joy AG or Girly, Girly 2 of 3
September Dies R US Back To School 1 of 3
September Sweet Stamps AG UE
September V's Sweet Ideas - Technique 1 of 2- sleeve technique is new to me
September Crafting by Designs AG 1 of 3

PDE Linky Party AG UE
Word Art Wednesday AG with Sentiment 1 of 5 ends 9/8 
Craft Your Passion AG 3 of 3
Simon Says Monday - Trio of Colors - 3 different brown inks ~ 4 of 5
Scrappy Mom's Terrific Tuesday Back to School UE
CRAFT Back to School 1 of 5 - ends 9/2 
DRS Designs Feeling Sentimental - Sentiment the focus 9/2
Suzy Bees - Make Your Own background - using embossing folder - Numbers
Pennys Paper Craft Challenge Use a Sentiment 1 of 3 

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

DL.ART September Linky

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Howdy Crafters:
I am so excited to be selected to join 
Diana M Larson's
  DL.ART Design Team!   
Thank you Diana for bringing me on board.
Diana host Monthly Linky and Bi-Weekly Theme Challenges. I have been entering The DL.ART challenges for several years and it is a very popular blog challenge with lovely prizes to be won.

 In addition, Diana was in Michigan and stopped in for lunch at my home yesterday, August 31, 2015! Now, how exciting was that! We had a grand visit sharing stories and talking about crafting. Here is a photo of us in my kitchen.
 

If you have not joined in on the fun at DL.ART Monthly Linky Challenge, I encourage you to come by and enter your project. Click HERE to visit the blog.
 
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Diana also has an on-line store where you can purchase lovely crinkle ribbon and twine - Click HERE to go to the store to make your purchase. 
You will just love this soft ribbon!!
NEWSFLASH!!!!!
Use this code G67810 for a special discount!~ Yippee! 

Here are the members of the DL.ART team:

Diane
Carri
Gail
Karen
Katieo
Lisa
Lori
The monthly challenge is Anything Goes
Unlimited entries - no stacking - and one daily upload
Here is what I created using the lovely Ribbon & Twine

Recipe
Thank You Card
Kraft Medium Brown Cardstock for the base of the card
Designer Plaid Cardstock for the mat
DL.ART Crinkle Ribbon - Tropical Summer Bundle- I made a  Faux Bow,
then added another bow on top of the Faux Bow - 
put DL.ART twine through the button,
and glued it down on the bow
DL.ART Green & White Twine
TH Magnetic Ticket Die
Scrap of Designer Watercolor Cardstock for Ticket
heidi grace Metal Adhesive Accents
Green & Blue Buttons- using DL.ART Twine
PowderPuff Chalking Ink - Blue Hawaiian to distress around Ticket Die
Pop Up Tape & Glue Dots
Thank You Clear Stamp - Hero Arts
PowderPuff Chalking Ink - Midnight Confession for stamping sentiment
Corner Rounder - We R Memory Keepers
Eyelet Punch - We R Memory Keepers 
  Come on over and join in on the fun!
There is a $10 Gift Certificate to be won
to use in Diana's Store! Whoot! Whoot!
Thanks for stopping by and I hope to see 
your project entered in our Anything Goes Challenge
Have a blessed week!
~ Gail ~

I would like to share with these challenges:

September Monthly Challenges: 
DL.ART Sept Linky 1 per day AG 
CHN Pattern SeptemberChallenge
PDELinky Party AG UE 
Digistamps4Joy AG or Girly Girly 1 of 3 
Sweet Stamps AG UE 

Ends September 1
 Simon Says Wednesday AG 3 of 5
Pennys Crafty Paper Challenge Girly 2 of 3

Ends September 2
WAW AG with sentiment 4 of 5

Ends September 4 
HIMC - Freestyle 3 of3
Jo's Scrap Shack - AG 3 of 3

Ends September 5

613 Avenue  #139 AG 3 of 3 

GlitterN Sparkle - #152 add buttons 2 of 3

Blessing Ink - Amusing Challenge AG 2 of 2 


Ends September 6
Simon Says Monday - Color Trio 3 of 3 

 Ends September 9