Monday, May 1, 2017

Gail's Sticky Post

Jehovah God Almighty says:
Then if my people who are call 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 1 Corinthians 7:14

  
Marks Finest Papers Blog Hop - Come and Hop Along! June 21- June 24
 The deadline for commenting and posting pics of your projects is Friday July 8, 2016 at 10:00 PM EST.
Two Prizes - one for commenting and one for entering the challenge - happy dance!


Day 1 June 21 Click HERE

Day 1 June 21 2nd Posting Click HERE
 
Day 2 June 22 Click HERE
Day 2 June 22 2nd Posting Click HERE

Day 3 June 23 Click HERE
Day 3 June 23 2nd Posting Click HERE
 
Day 4 June 24 Click HERE
Day 4 June 24 2nd Posting Click HERE 

Word Art Wednesday Bi-Weekly Challenge - to see my Post June 8 Click HERE

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! 
   
  My Email address:  utb01@att.net 

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Crop Stop GD

Howdy Crafters - Thank you for dropping by. This is my second posting as the June Guest Designer at Crop Stop.com. If you have not joined in on the monthly challenge, I encourage you to come by and check it out. Click HERE to visit the Crop Stop Blog and Click HERE to check out the lovely product for sale in the store.
Thank you Karen L and Crop Stop for having me on board as a Guest Designer - it truly has been a fun ride! Thank you for the products to use in creating my cards... as well as the win from April Challenge - Enjoy your week my crafty friends! ~ Gail ~

Here is my final card as Guest Designer


Recipe
Dark Burgundy Cardstock for the base of the card and one of the sentiment banner
White cardstock for the Embossing folder
Chiaro Embossing Folder
To purchase the Couture Chiaro Embossing Folder - Click HERE
Tim Holtz Fossilized Amber Stain, Spiced Marmalade, and Fire Brick to color the embossing folder
To purchase TH Distress Stain Fossilized Amber Click HERE
To purchase TH Distress Fire Brick Stain Click HERE
To purchase TH Distress Spiced Marmalade Stain Click HERE
TH Hickory Smoke Distress Ink for distressing around outside of card
To Purchase the TH Distress Ink Hickory Smoke - click HERE
Petaloo Fancy Trim - wide
To purchase Petaloo Fancy Trims - Click HERE 
Couture Ornamental Lace Die Cut - smaller die - White cardstock - colored with TH Distress Marker Fossilized Amber - watercolor brush, & Distress Stain Fossilized Amber
To purchase the Couture Ornamental Lace Die Set Click HERE
To purchase the TH Distress Marker Fossilized Amber  Click HERE to purchase
Petaloo Textured burlap flower - TH Fossilized Amber used to distress the burlap and inside flower
To Purchase the Petaloo Textured Burlap Flower Click HERE 
Petaloo Mini Butterflies - 2 used on this card- Dark Burgundy cardstock cut in a banner using Fiskars square punch to make the banner point ends
To Purchase the Petaloo Mini Butterflies Click HERE
Mary's Cardz TV Scripture Stamp - fussy cut parts of the scripture - Gina K Black Ink - Verve Stamps - 3 sequins embellishments
Scotch Brand Glue - to purchase click HERE 

It would be an honor to share with these challenges:

CHN Patterned Paper June Challenge

Not Just Cards June Challenge

DLART Thankful Thursday June Monthly Linky Challenge AG


 613 Avenue AG #3

Simon says Wed AG #1

Simon Says Monday Tic Tac Toe - Sequins, Gold, Stamp #3
 


Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Surprise Card!

Howdy Crafters - Once in awhile I get in the mood to create a card that has an unexpected inside layout - so here it is - thanks for dropping by & have a blessed week! Gail John 3:16

Recipe 
S Fold Card
Scor Pal used to create the scoring for the fold on this card
Two scoring were needed to create the S-Fold
Blue Cardstock, Patterned Cardstock, White Cardstock, Black Cards were used to create the card base and panels
Cricut Elegant Edges were used to create the Black and White panels for the SC Fold Card - inside and outside the card
Front - Paper Smooches Die Cut Smooches
Pink cardstock - Pink Sequins from Verve Stamps -
Black Micron Pen to draw in Eyes on the "o" of
Smooches
A Wink of Stella used on the lips for shine

Inside the card:
Masking and sponging for the background
Fiskars Circle punch used to mask the sun in the corner
Blue and yellow inks
Paper Smooches  Wise Die Glasses - Black Cardstock - White cardstock and lenses to the sunglasses were colored with Brilliance Gold Ink I won from Simon Says - Love this ink!!
Sentiment - Paper Smooches Kudos - You are Wonderful-
and the heart - Memento and Rangers Archival Ink used for stamping - red ink for heart
Elizabeth Crafts Beach Edges die - Kraft and Green Cardstock

It would be an honor to share with

CHN patterned paper June Challenge

Not Just Cards June Challenge

DLART Thankful Thursday June Monthly Linky Challenge AG

June More than One Scor - Used Scor Pal to score the line to create S Fold Card - Love #3

613 Avenue AG #2

Blessing Ink - Amusing Challenge AG #2

DRS Designs - Life's a Beach #1

DLART Thankful Thursday - #183 Summer or Thank you Challenge #3 

Show it off Saturday  Little Scrap Pieces Linky 1E AG

Simon Says Monday Tic Tac Toe - Sequins, Gold, Stamp #2











June Paper Smooches - Layers -

 





Monday, June 27, 2016

Good Friends

LaRea, Gail, Nance - BFF 2016 June Acting Silly
Howdy Crafters - My BFF Nance, moved to Tenn. 4 years ago - she came to visit me on Saturday June 25 and left on Sunday, June 26. It was a surprise visit and she caught me crafting in my jammies! Here is a photo of us drinking a Cafe Mocha [Tim Horton's] at midnight on Saturday! I feel like I have not slept for weeks! All in all it was a fun visit! Miss her already. My other teacher friend - BFF - LaRea, that lives in Michigan in another town,  came by to visit and it surely was girlfriend time! We had a blast!

Here is a card I created for QKR using their stamps - Balloon Holder, Cow Balloon and the Sentiment - "Good Friends are God's Blessings" which is so true!

Thanks for stopping by and have a blessed week!

Recipe
Blue cardstock for base of card
Scor-Pal to score base
White cardstock for mat
Masking technique and sponging
Fiskars circle punch to mask sun
SU blue ink for sky sponging
Dye inks reddish brown and green for bottom of card
QKR Stampede Stamps - Balloon holder boy, Cow balloon, Sentiment - fussy cut
Galaxy Gold Brilliance Ink for distressing God's Blessings fussy cut stamped sentiment
Gold Sequins
Teal paper scrap to paper piece shirt
Patterned paper brown plaid scrap to paper piece shorts
Spectrum Noir markers for hair and Socks and utter of cow
A Wink of Stella on the Hair
Micron Black Ink Pen to draw the balloon string

It would be an honor to share with:
 CHN June Patterned paper Challenge - Shorts are patterned paper
Not Just Cards #33 AG Challenge
QKR Stampede  #197 Paper Piecing
613 Avenue AG or with a twist - #1
Amusing Challenge Blessing Ink AG #1
DLART Thankful Thursday June monthly challenge 1 per day

DLART Thankful Thursday Weekly Challenge - Summer Time or Thank you #2

Simon Says Monday - Tic Tac Toe - Sequins - Gold - Stamp


Friday, June 24, 2016

Jammies + Coffee

 Howdy Crafters - It has been a fun ride creating cards this week  - anywhoo here is my Fish Coffee Card - thanks for stopping by and have a blessed week! Gail John 3:16

Recipe
Create a Critter Cartridge - Fish
S-Fold card

Elegant Edges Cricut Cartridge for front and inside mats
Patterned Paper and Dark Blue Paper for front and inside card mats
Blue Cardstock variety to die cut the Fish
Stickles Glitter Gel on the fish and Bubble
Sentiment - Paper Sweeties
added wording by me using Micron Ink pen "Like this Card"
Fish Bubbles from the Loads of fun stamp set - by Lawn Fawn
Gina K Black ink for stamping
Pop up tape behind the fish die cut

It would be an honor to share with:
 
Cut it Up 3D Challenge 1E the Fish is 3D with the pop up tape 
CHN June Pattern Paper Challenge
Not Just cards June AG Challenge
Simon Says Wednesday Add Some Shimmer 5 glitter gel on fish & Bubbles
Mod Squad All that Glitters #2 Stickles Glitter gel on Fish and bubbles

Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop
 





Need to Venti?

Howdy Crafters - I wanted so much to make a Monkey Coffee card - here it is! Thanks for dropping by and have a blessed week!
Create a Critter Cartridge - Monkey and Vine
S-Fold card
Kraft and Pattered cardstock for mats
Elegant Edges Cricut Cartridge for front and inside mats
Brown and white cardstock
Monkey - Kraft, Black, Dark Brown Cardstock
Vine - bluish green cardstock
Stickles Glitter Gel on Vine and Coffee cup
Paper Smooches Hot Concoctions Stamp Set - Sentiment and coffee cup
Plaid Patterned paper
Black Micron Pen to Write Mocha
Inside Card:
Scripture Sentiment - Clear Dollar Stamps
Rangers Black Archival ink for stamping

It would be an honor to share with:
CHN June Pattern Paper Challenge
Not Just cards June AG Challenge
Simon Says Wednesday Add Some Shimmer 4 glitter gel on vine and coffee cup
Mod Squad All that Glitters #2 Stickles Glitter on vine and coffee cup

Paper Smooches Layers

  Please link to our web site: www.papersmooches.net.

 










Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop


Wash Day + Coffee

Howdy Crafters - I have a new stamp and die set by Lawn Fawn - Loads of Fun - thanks for dropping by and have a blessed week! ~ Gail ~ John 3:16

Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
Blue Cardstock for mat
Cuttlebug Spots and Dots Embossing Folder
Gross Grain Ribbon
Memory Box Coffee on the Go Die - Pink cardstock
AI Coffee Sentiment - Rangers Black Archival Ink - Little Stackers Scallop oval die
Lawn Fawn Loads of Fun Stamp and Die cut Set
Pink cardstock for washing machine - Patterned paper for T-shirt and underwear - Manila cardstock for Sock - Spectrum Noir Marker to color sock top
Laundry Basket - white cardstock  - Spectrum Noir markers  Stickles Glitter Gel
SUDS - Manila Cardstock
Pop up tape behind Basket & Washing Machine

It would be an honor to share with:

CHN June Pattern Paper Challenge

Not Just cards June AG Challenge

Simon Says Wednesday Add Some Shimmer #3 glitter on the laundry basket

Mod Squad All that Glitters #1 Skittles Glitter Gel on Clothes in Laundry Basket

DLARTThankful Thursday June Challenge 1 per day


Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop



Take a Coffee Break

Howdy Crafters - this is the first time to use this Stamp from Technique Tuesday - thanks for dropping by! Have a blessed week! Gail

Recipe
Kraft Cardstock for base of card
Design Cardstock patterned for mat
White cardstock for stamping - Misti
Technique Tuesday - Stamp - Gina K Brown ink and Color box Brown ink
Background created with TH Stencil and Distress Ink Tea Dye with water
Gross Grain Brown Ribbon and Bow made with Bow it all
Colorbox Brown ink used to distress around card

It would be an honor to share with

Not Just cards June Challenge
CHN Patterned Paper June Challenge
Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop



June BH Day 4 #2

Howdy Crafters - MFPSS is a having a Blog Hop and Challenge - this is my second posting -scroll down to read all about the Blog Hop and Challenge!
Masking and Sponging were the focus on creating this card - thanks for stopping by! Gail

Recipe for King of the Mountain
White cardstock for base of card
White cardstock for mat
Sponging with Colorbox Aqua ink and Simon Says Light Peach
SU Old Olive used for trees
Rangers Black Archival Ink for stamping mountain Lion - Spectrum Noir Markers for coloring
MFPSS - North American Woods & Big Trees
Yellow Ink used for Sun

WELCOME  
TO MFP STAMP SHOP



The Great Outdoors
 BLOG HOP




JOIN US EACH DAY, June 21-24 FOR SOME OUTDOOR FUN. WE'LL HAVE  TUTORIALS AND DT INSPIRATION. THERE WILL BE PRIZES FOR LEAVING COMMENTS ON THE DESIGN TEAM'S BLOGS AND PRIZES FOR TRYING OUR TUTORIALS.  YOU WILL HAVE 2 WEEKS TO ADD YOUR PROJECT to the June 24th POST FOR US TO SEE SO THERE IS NO EXCUSE NOT TO JOIN IN THE FUN. 

Please Hop along with us!! 
 You could win one of the MFP Stamp Shop Outdoor THEMED STAMP SETS Just comment on the following blogs ( don't forget this one ) each day for more chances to win! ( You do NOT need to comment on on all the blogs each day! The names are drawn randomly.) Try one of the tutorials shown during the Hop and add your photo to the Inlinkz at the bottom of the June 24 post. The winners will be announced on July 9, 2016 right here on the MFP Stamp Shop Blog. You can go back and comment if you missed a day. ( HINT: The more you comment the more chances you have to win. And comments on the MFP blog count twice. ) The deadline for commenting and posting pics of your projects is Friday July 8, 2016 at 10:00 PM EST.
Let's get started !!
Here's the Design Team

Bonnie
Gail you are here 
Enjoy the Hop. Come back each day. We hope to inspire you to start your own Great Outdoors projects.  Get to work on the tutorials, show us what you made by July 8th and 
check back on July 9, 2016 to see if you are a winner.  

It would be an honor to share with
 

June BH Day 4

Howdy Crafters - MFPSS is having a blog hop and challenge -Scroll down to read all about it! Come and Join!
Thanks for stopping by and have a blessed day. ~ Gail ~
Click HERE for my 2nd Posting for the HOP
Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
White cardstock for sponging and masking
SU Circle punch for moon masking
Colorbox Aqua ink for sponging background
SU Old Olive ink for trees
Hero Arts Unicorn Pastel Peach for Moon
MFPSS Stamp Sets - Big Trees & North American Woods
Rangers Sepia and Black Archival inks
Pop Up tape behind Wolf - fussy cut
Blue Spectrum Noir Marker for eyes - 2 different browns for fur


WELCOME  
TO MFP STAMP SHOP



The Great Outdoors
 BLOG HOP




JOIN US EACH DAY, June 21-24 FOR SOME OUTDOOR FUN. WE'LL HAVE  TUTORIALS AND DT INSPIRATION. THERE WILL BE PRIZES FOR LEAVING COMMENTS ON THE DESIGN TEAM'S BLOGS AND PRIZES FOR TRYING OUR TUTORIALS.  YOU WILL HAVE 2 WEEKS TO ADD YOUR PROJECT to the June 24th POST FOR US TO SEE SO THERE IS NO EXCUSE NOT TO JOIN IN THE FUN. 

Please Hop along with us!! 
 You could win one of the MFP Stamp Shop Outdoor THEMED STAMP SETS Just comment on the following blogs ( don't forget this one ) each day for more chances to win! ( You do NOT need to comment on on all the blogs each day! The names are drawn randomly.) Try one of the tutorials shown during the Hop and add your photo to the Inlinkz at the bottom of the June 24 post. The winners will be announced on July 9, 2016 right here on the MFP Stamp Shop Blog. You can go back and comment if you missed a day. ( HINT: The more you comment the more chances you have to win. And comments on the MFP blog count twice. ) The deadline for commenting and posting pics of your projects is Friday July 8, 2016 at 10:00 PM EST.

Tutorials
June 22-- Tin Foil Tags by Gail
June 24-- Scrapbook Layout by Sandy

Let's get started !!
Here's the Design Team

Bonnie
Gail   You are here 
Enjoy the Hop. Come back each day. We hope to inspire you to start your own Great Outdoors projects.  Get to work on the tutorials, show us what you made by July 8th and 
check back on July 9, 2016 to see if you are a winner.  

It would be an honor to share with
 

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Coffee Delivery

Howdy Crafters - thank you for dropping by - lovin this turtle bringing me some COFFEE! Have a blessed week! ~ Gail~

Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
Little Scraps of Heaven Digital Paper and Turtle
Color box Green Ink for distressing around card and turtle feet, neck, face
A Wink of Stella used on the shell and sunglasses
Art Impressions Sentiment Stamp - Gina K Brown Ink - Misti
Memory Box Coffee on the Go Die - Cardstock- black and brown for coffee cup
Pop Up Tape behind the coffee cup die cut
Bakers Twine - Green and White
Thank you Tricia! June 27, 2016

It would be an honor to share with

CHN patterned Paper Challenge

Little Scraps of Heaven - use the freebie - Sunny Turtle Digital Stamp 1E

Not Just Cards June Challenge

Die Cuttin Divas #271 Sunglasses

Tuesday Throwdown #299 Distressing

Simon say Wed Add Some Shimmery #2

Summer Coffee Lovers Blog Hop



June BH Day 3 #2

Howdy Crafters -MFPSS has a blog hop and challenge going on this week - Scroll Down to read all about i!

I am such a fan of Sponging and Masking so I created another background using those techniques -Loving this bear and tree stamps from MFPSS  - thanks for stopping by! Have a blessed week! Gail

Recipe
White cardstock for base of card
Brown Cardstock for frame
Sizzix Rectangle Die
White cardstock for stamping and masking
SU Circle punch for masking sun
Colorbox Aqua ink for sky
Colorbox yellow ink for sun
SU Old Olive ink for trees
Background was sponged and trees around the bear were Masked
MFPSS North America Woods and Big Trees Stamp Sets
SU Black Ink
Spectrum Noir Markers
Sizzix Labels 11 die and embossing for Sentiment - MFPSS Thank You Stamp - Rangers Archival Black Ink

WELCOME  
TO MFP STAMP SHOP



The Great Outdoors
 BLOG HOP




JOIN US EACH DAY, June 21-24 FOR SOME OUTDOOR FUN. WE'LL HAVE  TUTORIALS AND DT INSPIRATION. THERE WILL BE PRIZES FOR LEAVING COMMENTS ON THE DESIGN TEAM'S BLOGS AND PRIZES FOR TRYING OUR TUTORIALS.  YOU WILL HAVE 2 WEEKS TO ADD YOUR PROJECT to the June 24th POST FOR US TO SEE SO THERE IS NO EXCUSE NOT TO JOIN IN THE FUN. 

Please Hop along with us!! 
 You could win one of the MFP Stamp Shop Outdoor THEMED STAMP SETS Just comment on the following blogs ( don't forget this one ) each day for more chances to win! ( You do NOT need to comment on on all the blogs each day! The names are drawn randomly.) Try one of the tutorials shown during the Hop and add your photo to the Inlinkz at the bottom of the June 24 post. The winners will be announced on July 9, 2016 right here on the MFP Stamp Shop Blog. You can go back and comment if you missed a day. ( HINT: The more you comment the more chances you have to win. And comments on the MFP blog count twice. ) The deadline for commenting and posting pics of your projects is Friday July 8, 2016 at 10:00 PM EST.

Tutorials
June 22-- Tin Foil Tags by Gail
June 24-- Scrapbook Layout by Sandy

Let's get started !!
Here's the Design Team

Bonnie
Gail You are Here 
Enjoy the Hop. Come back each day. We hope to inspire you to start your own Great Outdoors projects.  Get to work on the tutorials, show us what you made by July 8th and 
check back on July 9, 2016 to see if you are a winner. 


It would be an honor to share with
Not Just Cards 

DLART Thankful Thursday Summer Time or Thank you #1 

June BH Day 3

WELCOME  
TO MFP STAMP SHOP



The Great Outdoors
 BLOG HOP




JOIN US EACH DAY, June 21-24 FOR SOME OUTDOOR FUN. WE'LL HAVE  TUTORIALS AND DT INSPIRATION. THERE WILL BE PRIZES FOR LEAVING COMMENTS ON THE DESIGN TEAM'S BLOGS AND PRIZES FOR TRYING OUR TUTORIALS.  YOU WILL HAVE 2 WEEKS TO ADD YOUR PROJECT to the June 24th POST FOR US TO SEE SO THERE IS NO EXCUSE NOT TO JOIN IN THE FUN. 

Please Hop along with us!! 
 You could win one of the MFP Stamp Shop Outdoor THEMED STAMP SETS Just comment on the following blogs ( don't forget this one ) each day for more chances to win! ( You do NOT need to comment on on all the blogs each day! The names are drawn randomly.) Try one of the tutorials shown during the Hop and add your photo to the Inlinkz at the bottom of the June 24 post. The winners will be announced on July 9, 2016 right here on the MFP Stamp Shop Blog. You can go back and comment if you missed a day. ( HINT: The more you comment the more chances you have to win. And comments on the MFP blog count twice. ) The deadline for commenting and posting pics of your projects is Friday July 8, 2016 at 10:00 PM EST.

Tutorials
June 22-- Tin Foil Tags by Gail
June 24-- Scrapbook Layout by Sandy

Let's get started !!
Here's the Design Team

Bonnie
Gail you are here 
Enjoy the Hop. Come back each day. We hope to inspire you to start your own Great Outdoors projects.  Get to work on the tutorials, show us what you made by July 8th and 
check back on July 9, 2016 to see if you are a winner. 



Recipe for My Card Creation
White cardstock for base of card
White cardstock for mat
Sponging and Masking technique
Fiskars Circle Punch for Moon - Masking
Colorbox Aqua ink and Simon Says Pale Blush Pink ink for sponging background
MFPSS Stamp Sets - New Pines for Trees Scenic Selection for Fence
Spectrum Noir green marker for grass
SU Old Olive ink for Trees
Rangers Black Archival Ink for stamping sentiment

Click HERE for my 2nd posting
 It would be an honor to share with

Not Just Cards June Challenge

DLARTTHANKFL THURSDAY June Linky 1 per day