August 17, 2017

We Are 3 - Fantasy

This is a card for We Are 3's August Release.  I used digital papers from the Fantasy Collection and a sentiment from the Special Wishes Collection.  End result, I think, is very pretty.

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August 16, 2017

Groom's Mother

Today's post features a layout featuring my mother-in-law at our wedding - and some pretty little blossom accents.
To create this layout, I used digital papers from two We Are 3 collections - Stamping Studio Welcome Package and Burlap Beach.

August 15, 2017

SALSA Card Swap - Birds of a Feather - Using We Are 3 Scents of Christmas

Today I am sharing "Birds of a Feather" using Birdcage Silhouettes (Raccoon Girl Designs).  I had "fun" melding the papers from Scents of Christmas (We Are 3) to form the background of the Beautiful Feather (Love SVG).  I finished off with a sentiment from Early Bird Sentiments (We Are 3).

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August 14, 2017

Turkey Card

I made this card using We Are 3's Pumpkin Delight digital paper collection.  I did a little paper piecing for the turkey -just love his polka-dot tail feathers.

August 13, 2017

Mystery Item - Sequins Waste

Sequins waste is the mystery item for our local scrappin' group SALSA . . . I created this card.

August 11, 2017

Blog Lovers Blog Hop - Autumn Project using the Sizzix Eclips

Thank you for joining us for the new weekly Blog Lovers Blog Hop. Blog Lovers is a Facebook Group for scrappers - we love to share our work with you. Perhaps you'll join us next week - if interested, leave Barb Prendergast a message on her blog (list at bottom of post).
This week at Sizzix Eclips and eCal Users Groups, the challenge is an autumn project.  I am sharing a fun autumn card using the Sunflower file from Etsy Studio and Viney Leaves from My Scrap Chick.  Using a card from this week's Featured Stamper at Splitcoast Stampers, I created this amazing card.  I had to do some serious thinking about how to use the files to get the effect I wanted - very pleased with the results.

The stops on today's blog hop:

      August 10, 2017

      We Are 3 New Release

      We Are 3 has released new digital papers, images, and sentiments for August.  Check them out here - aren't they fun?  I am sharing a card that showcases Pumpkin Delight - these colors are perfect for Autumn wishes.

      Golf Notecards Using Happy Birthday Collection

      I hope you're having a great day.  I am sharing notecards today that have a little golf theme for my hubby's golf partner.  We Are 3's Happy Birthday Collection had some perfect colors.

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      August 9, 2017

      We Are 3 - Fantasy

      This is for We Are 3 - August Release, using digital papers Fantasy and sentiment Dreams.

      I needed a tag for a tag exchange for the August SALSA meeting - the theme is Dare to Dream.  So I kept it cute and sweet.

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      August 7, 2017

      We Are 3 Hollyberries

      If you're looking for the Blog Lovers' Blog Hop, click HERE.

      This is a card for We Are 3's new release - Hollyberries.  Classic Christmas papers are great!

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      Challenges Entered:

      August 6, 2017

      August 5, 2017

      Halloween Card

      If you're looking for the Blog Lovers' Blog Hop, click HERE.

      One of my favorite holidays is Halloween - pumpkins, costumes, chocolate, tricks,treats, and flying bats.  I love Halloween in Arizona because it's warm enough to sit outside and visit with all the beggars.  The card is inspired by Challenge 51 at Moving Along with the Times - Things That Fly.  I was able to just pull itmes from my stash - which always makes creating easy and fun.  Also entering this card in Challenge #170 at Crafting From the Heart - Anything Goes.

      ATC Card

      If you're looking for the Blog Lovers' Blog Hop, click HERE.

      Check out The Outlawz Challenges - Paper Ala Mode - for this week's challenge. The theme is ATC cards - sponsored by Rachel's Fine Lines.

      August 4, 2017

      We Are 3 - Sandcastles and Fairytales

      Hello Everyone!
      Welcome to the Blog Lovers' First Weekend Blog Hop!

      Be sure to hit every blog so you don't miss anything! 

      We have 4 AMAZING blogs for you to visit this weekend, each with some gorgeous projects created!

      My card features a We Are 3 Release for August.  The new images are so darn cute.

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      Here is a complete list of the Blog Hoppers: Please be sure to stop and give each some love. If you're interested in joining us next week, visit the Blog Lovers Facebok Page.

      Patti Smith Hamil -
      Camille Short -
      Bev Code -
      Barb Prendergast -

      I'm also entering this card in Challenge #120 at Creatalicious Challenges - Stars.

      August 3, 2017

      Autumn Hope

      The We Are 3 digital paper collection used here is Pumpkin Delight -and it is delightful!  The sentiment comes from the Hope Sentiments collection.

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      August 2, 2017

      Stick It Down Sketch Challenge using We Are 3's Little Star

      Today I am sharing a layout for my grandson's scrapbook.  Sorry - can't share the photo, but he is playing with bubbles in their yard.  I'm using Little Star digital papers from We Are 3 for this album - fun and bright.  And I'm trying to keep this book simple, rather than embellish them all up for the many challenges I join.  I'm  liking the clean and simple look these pages have for a change.
      My layout was inspired by the August Sketch Challenge at Stick It Down.  I used bubbles instead of paint splatters from the sketch. I love how my title turned out - went simple with a Cut 2 Print rather than layering - so much easier and has a nice clean look.

      Were Are 3 - Ready for Christmas

      Haven't made an Advent Calendar is a couple years - but I was inspired to make one when seeing We Are 3's new release Holly Berries digital papers.

      Here's some close-ups.


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