Thursday, July 31, 2008


I made this card organizer a few months ago.

The tutorial can be found at

Everything is CTMH except the ribbon, twine & velcro.

CS used: Chocolate, White Daisy, Baby Pink
Ink: Chocolate, Blush
Stamp Sets: Playful Flourishes, Joy Forever

Monday, July 28, 2008


I do not have anything new to post since I have been out of town for the past week in Illinois.
I made this card a few weeks ago and thought I would finally post it. I just love this card.
I got the template from a fellow CTMH Consultant.
Here is the link to her overall cards and template...

Paper: CTMH Twilight CS, Plaid paper from Sarsaparilla paper
pack, Chocolate CS.
Ink: Black CTMH Marker
Technique: Dry Embossing/Sanding

(I added buttons later at the end of the shoulder straps - not shown in the photo.)

Playful Petals Friendship Card

I made this card a couple of weeks ago.

Stamp Set: CTMH Playful Petals
Paper: DP paper from LSS
Ink: CTMH Black
Accessories: CTMH Key Lime Button, Organdy Ribbon
& Sassy Strands, glitter glue
Technique: Paper Piecing

Thursday, July 17, 2008


Here is another double 12 x 12 page layout that I
made with CTMH Life's a Jungle - July SOTM...
love this set so much!

Paper: CTMH Twilight, White Daisy, DP from HL
Ink: CTMH Chocolate, Twilight, Buttercup
Stamp Sets: CTMH July SOTM - Life's a Jungle,
August SOTM - Today's Date & Journaling Jots

Technique: Dry Embossing, Sanding, Paper Tearing
& Paper Piecing

Wednesday, July 16, 2008

July SOTM "Life's a Jungle" layout

This is a 12 x 12 double page layout that I made for a recent swap.
I must say that I just love this stamp set. I have used it many times
already. Everything used is CTMH except ribbon, twine, eyelets
& square scallop punch.

Stamp Sets: July SOTM "Life's a Jungle", Rustic Alphabet
& Journaling Jots
Paper: Chocolate, White Daisy, Sweet Leaf & Twilight
Ink: Twilight, Sweet Leaf, Chocolate & Buttercup

Techniques: Dry embossing, Sanding, Random Stamping,
Stamp Kissing, Masking & Paper Piecing

July SOTM "Life's a Jungle" Baby Card

This is a baby card that I made for a fellow stamper/
friend of mine. I paper pieced the animals.

Stamp Set: CTMH July SOTM "Life's a Jungle"
Ink: CTMH Black

Mother's Day Card

This is a card I made back in May for
Mother's Day. Everything used is CTMH
except for the ribbon.

Paper: Chocolate & White Daisy
Ink: Chocolate, White Daisy & Hollyhock
Stamp Sets: May SOTM "Say It In Style",
Playful Flourishes, Joy Forever & Solos "T"


This is a post-it note holder that I made
for a hostess. Everything used is CTMH except
the pink ribbon, the SU scallop punch & the glitter glue

Paper: Hollyhock, Boom-Di-Ada, White Daisy
Ribbon: Garden Green
Ink: Garden Green & Hollyhock (both stamped off)
Stamp Set: Precious Alphabet


I love to make these cards. Everything used is CTMH
except for the ribbon.

Paper: Silhouette, Black, White Daisy
Ink: Black, Bamboo Marker
Stamp Set: Joy Forever


This is a money holder card. You can either put money, a gift card
or a just sentiment inside this card. Everything used is CTMH except
the SU scallop punch.

Paper: Cranberry, White Daisy & Let's Get Together
Ink: Cranberry
Embellishments: Circle Window Charm
Ribbon: Garden Green


Everything used is CTMH except for the ribbon,
Cuttlebug embossing folder - divine swirls, Mega Scallop
Punch & the Bella Stamps.

Paper: Heavenly Blue, Baby Pink, White Daisy
Stamps: May SOTM "Say It In Style"
Ink: Black, Heavenly Blue, & various CTMH markers


This is a swing card. All items used are CTMH.

Paper: White Daisy & Baby Pink
Stamp Sets: Playful Flourishes, Solos "T"
Ribbon: Key Lime Organdy Ribbon
Ink: Chocolate, Baby Pink, Key Lime

A swing card tutorial can be found at


This is a mini purse box that I created to hold covered chocolates. I will post the cutting measurements soon. Everything used is CTMH except the ribbon, the brads & the Cuttlebug embossing folder - Divine Swirls.

Paper: Chocolate & White Daisy
Ink: Baby Pink, Chocolate & Key Lime
Stamps: Playful Flourishes


I cannot remember where I saw the idea of making flower pots with the tab punch, but here is my version of it. All items used are CTMH except the brads, punches (flower from HL & tab from SU), cuttlebug embossing folder -swiss dots and ribbon.

Paper: Pink Carnation, White Daisy & Chocolate
Ink used: Sweet Leaf & Chocolate


This is a picture of the first Waterfall card I made a months ago.
A tutorial by Kim Burmeisterscan be found here...

Everything used is CTMH except for the brads & ribbon.

Paper used: Good Times
Ink Colors Used: Chocolate, Twilight, Sweet Leaf
Stamp Sets: Boutique Numbers, Party Invitation (dots), May SOTM - Say It In Style