Monday, September 24, 2012


Wow!! Can you believe it,It's has been 34 weeks and I'm still playing along. I have  gotten a lots of Layouts done, thanks to Paper Secrets. It's the push I needed. Anyways the sketches are getting harder and the Critea is getting tougher. Here is our sketch this pass week......

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hexagon shapes *****

grunge board / grunge paper

real wood embellishmen t******

digitally printed embellishment

coffee or tea stained coffee filter

7+ solid & or patterned papers ******
playing cards *******

mixed style & size letters/alphas title

stamped background paper

mask/stencil using paint or mists*****

Here is mine page:

Friends now and forever.


Sunday, September 16, 2012

Amazing Race Second Stop to India

Welcome to Svaagat India
Your sponsor for this country is Sonia from Forever Always! Smile
If you bought the kit you may have noticed some lovely bright resin blooms from D-Lish Scraps that will help you meet one of the criteria for this country.

The criteria to be include on your layout for this country are as follows:
1. Create a "busy" layout with lots on the page to look at
2. Use at least 2 bright colours
3. use gold somewhere on your layout

Here is my entry:

Happy Times

 1.) Very Busy
            2.) hot pink and Blue
           3.) Gold rhinestones
I had a lot fun making this entry. Here is Hannah in the center with Rachel Stone on her left and Heather Bowie on her right.

Friday, September 14, 2012


Wow, can you believe it.It's been 33 weeks  already. When I saw this sketch I simply fell in love with it. Everything fell into place, that's probably why it didn't take me that long to make.

music sheet****

bottle cap(s)

vintage ephemera****
something from the "kitchen"

7+ solid & or patterned papers****
bingo card*****

raw chip board alphas that you color/paint/mist & stamp*******

dry embossing*****

mask/stencil using paint or mists

If you only Knew what the future holds for us.

Thursday, September 13, 2012

First Detour on Amazing Race

Here is our first Detour on Amazing Race.
We had to use an postage stamp, or envelope or hidden journaling.
Here is mine submission for  the  1st Detour

Don't worry I'll be home SOON


Monday, September 10, 2012


dictionary/book page(s) ***

3+ washi tapes ****

epoxy bottle cap(s)

vintage ephemera
corrugated paper-card board***

7+ solid & or patterned papers****
embossing powder (heat embossing)

raw chip board alphas that you color/paint/mist & stamp

3+ different border punches ****

mask/stencil using paint or mists
What can I say, I don't like how this turn out. I'm kinda embarrassed,I really rush it. I should have started it sooner,I think I learn my lesson,NEVER RUSH A LO.They never turn out.


Thursday, September 6, 2012

Amazing Race Starts Sept 1st

I got my ticket and my bags are packed. I'm off to the first leg of the race in Sydney Austraila. Amazing Race at Scrapbook Top 50 Australia.
 My first trip over seas- watch out; you Aussies here come an American.

The Criteria :
1.) Aussie Slang....... Aussies.....meaning Australians
2.) Aussie Animal... Kangaroo
3.)border or scalloped punch. I use the stampinup scalloped punch.

On my very first stop I had met some fantastic Australians people.
 Here is my first entry to the Amazing Race.  Stop #1

Aussie Clan

Monday, September 3, 2012


Well, I made it another week over at Paper Secrets. Now this is week 31, I'm still going strong. As long I don't run out of photos I should be good. LOL.
Here is our sketch this last week.

3+ handmade flowers****
washi tape ***

handmade banner


7+ solid & or patterned papers*****
embossing powder (heat embossing)

computer journaling *******

border punches ******

stitching- hand or machine
Here is my take on the sketch:
Flight in  Waiting

Sunday, September 2, 2012

Haunted Mansion

Who's ready for a spooky challenge- This month at FS2S we are using the Inspiration
from  The movies poster "The Last House on the LEFT."

                                       Extra Criteria
1pt = Black Base c/s
2pts = A house somewhere on your page

3pts = Title must have one word in RED letters
Here is what I came up with.

Haunted Mansion
Happy Haunting

Thanks for stopping by:)



Saturday, September 1, 2012

I had just finished this LO for a sketch challenge over at
This sketch was done by Jane.
                           Here is her Sketch

Here is my take on her Sketch:
Rhine River

 This photo was taken over in Germany.  The famous Rhine River that flows Thur many countries.
If you notice the bridge, on the right hand side is Switzerland then you cross over  the bridge your into Germany.

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Have a wonderful day.