Thursday, September 25, 2014

PTI Blog Hop!!


YIPPEEE I got to play along this month with the PTI Blog Hop!! I have been missing them the last few months!!

I LOVED the inspiration photo this month... so PRETTY!!
Inspiration photo 
Here is my little goodie box I made using the colors in the photo!! :) 
 Thanks so much for stopping by.. looking forward to HOPPING today!!!
Have a GREAT Day!!

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Happy Holidays Gift Box Share!!

Happy SOGGY Wednesday (if your us anyway! LOL!) hope your all having a GREAT week!! I am SWAMPED here but have taken a little time to create!! :) I wanted to  play along in some challenges so I had to find time!! I seem to be in a HOLIDAY creating mood! Which is fine with me.. it puts me ahead of the game for about 2 days! HA HA!! :) 

I LOVED the Festive Friday inspiration photo and just new I wanted to create a box I had pinned a couple weeks ago that inspired me!! :)  I ordered THREE of the punch boards from Amazon (Envelope, Gift Box, and Gift Bag) have you seen these in action.. WOW! LOVE!! HERE is the box tutorial I used for inspiration! 

Here is the Gift Box I made.. all challenges listed below!!
Festive Friday- Photo Inspiration (sigh.. I LOVE this picture!! :) )
ABC Christmas- S-Something Festive
Holly Jolly- Ribbon or Lace 
613 Avenue Create- ATG/Twist (if tulle counts I did the twist- PP, Die Cut, Solid Paper, Stitching, & Ribbon (tulle))
Craftyhazelunuts- Pattern Paper
Crafty Sentiments Designs - Christmas In September
The Crafting Cafe - Shades Of One
In The Pink - Sparkle And Bling (glimmer misted both my PP and pink bling of course, and LOTS of glitter on my die!!)

Thank you for stopping by! ENJOY the rest of your week!!

Sunday, September 21, 2014

PIO Challenge Share- Shiny!

Good Morning!! I hope you all are having a GREAT weekend!!! :) Ours has been full of FUN!!! :) I have a couple things to share with you today if that is ok!! Yep we have a NEW challenge for PIO!! The theme is Shiny!! (LOVE that!) Had a GREAT sponsor  
Add a Little Dazzle, (THANK YOU!)  One lucky participant will win a $25 GC to the  
Add a Little Dazzle Store. WE hope you will join us!!

First if you dont mind I am gonna share just a couple quick photos.. my BABY BOY who is a Senior! (where as time gone!) got his Sr. Photos taken.. WELL I wanted family photos and brother/sister photos that day too.. SO if you dont mind real quick.. I am gonna share just 2 of them! (more will come later!) but oh I was so HAPPY with them!! I cant keep it in!
 HA HA!! 

 Ok THANK YOU!! NOW on to the project!! I had plans to make an ornament BUT my BEAUTIFUL metal poinsettia was just a bit to large, SO I swapped it to this CUTE little gift box, which makes me happy!! NOW I am ahead of the Holiday game.. by 1 gift box! :) Challenges listed below!

The poinsettia is made from 2 different pink color metals AND silver! To get that green for the leaves I used my green inka-gold over the silver!! I know exactly who is gonna get this.. now to find the perfect little gift to go inside!!! 
Metal Sheets- Add A Little Dazzle, Poinsettia Die-MFT, Gift Box and Tag Die, Stamp and CS- PTI, All bling and inka gold from Michaels!

PIO- Shiny

Add A Little Dazzle- Home For The Holidays (or ATG)

ABC Christmas- S-Something Festive

Alphabet Challenge Blog - P For Petals

613 Avenue Create- ATG/Twist
My Mums Craft Shop- Dies or Punches

Crafty Girls- ATG
Simon Says Stamp (Wednesday) Tag It (Merry Christmas Sentiment)

Thank You for stopping by!!! I hope you have a GREAT Day!!!

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Thank You!!!

Happy Sunday! I hope you all had a GREAT week!! We sure did, the weather has been AMAZING! I celebrated my 20th Wedding Anniversary!!! Spent a FUN FILLED Family day in Seattle!!! Now I am hiding in my crafty space while my hubby watches football (GO SEAHAWKS), the kids are reading and or doing homework.. a perfect day here in the Johnson house! :) 

I LOVED the sketch at Fusion.. so I used it for inspiration on this Thank You Card! :) Here is my card, and challenges listed below! :)

I just LOVE tissue paper flowers (ok I LOVE ALL Flowers! ;) ) but had a tissue flower in my head so I created this one with tissue paper,3 different glimmer mist, some inking and alot of scrunching! :) My newest OBSESSION are the CUTE Stamens for the flower centers! I found them HERE at this cute etsy store.. I had to buy a FEW colors! ;) The leaves are Maya Roads Leaf Trinket Pins I cut down, and of course a fun SWIRL (MFT  die) finishes it off! 

Challenges I am entering-
Fusion Card Challenge- Sketch &/Or Photo (I used sketch)
 613 Avenue Create- ATG/Twist
Scrap-Creations - Favorite Embellishments (Flowers)
 Scrapper's Delights Challenge Blog - Anything Goes / Make Your Own Flowers
Alphabet Challenge Blog - P For Petals
Incy Wincy Designs Challenge - All Things Girly
My Mum's Craft Shop - Dies Or Punches

Thank You for stopping by!! ENJOY the rest of your day and have a GREAT week!!

Sunday, September 07, 2014


Oh my our challenge this week at PIO is PENCILS!! It made me LOL inside because we go through ALOT of  pencils here at our house.. I have over 100 and it probably still wont be enough to last us the school year! :)

Alrighty enough small talk on with the FUN!! Our sponsor is Jellypark  (THANK YOU!)  One lucky participant will win 2 digis from their store! We hope you will join us!!!

Here is my card (colored using pencils!) and Challenges listed below!

PIO- Pencils (I used pencils to color my image!)
 4 Crafty Chicks - Sewing Real or Faux
 613 Avenue Create- ATG/Twist
Sister Act Card Challenge - ATG
Crafty Girls- ATG
Craftyhazelunuts- Pattern Paper
Aud Sentiments Challenge - Any Sentiment Other Than Birthday

Thank You for stopping by! Have a GREAT day!!

Thursday, September 04, 2014

Make A Wish!

Happy Thursday!!! Hope your all having a GREAT week!! My kiddos went back to school yesterday and I just cant believe summer is over already, OR that I have a Senior and Freshman!! If you dont mind this Mama is gonna share a little photo with ya! :) Then on to my card!!! 
My Sweeties!! xoxo
 Ok thanks for letting me share them!!! :) They just make my heart so HAPPY AND PROUD!! :)
Enough Mama chat! :) On to my card!! I really LOVED the sketch at Fusion this week.. so using that as my inspiration here is what I came up with!! (all challenges linked below!)
 I just got in a LARGER :)  order of the CUTE little flower stamens and I LOVE them... I am gonna be making some FLOWERS today! ;) Ordered them from THIS etsy shop! Stamps from PTI and MFT, Rolled Flower Die-MFT, Tag Die- PTI, Oval Dies- Spellbinders & PP- Theresa Collins-Something Wonderful

Challenges Entered-
Fusion Card Challenge- Sketch &/Or Photo (I used sketch)
Scrappin Mojo- My Color Challenge! 
613 Avenue Create- ATG/Twist
Clear it Out - Stash ATG
Craftyhazelunuts- Pattern Paper
Papertake Weekly - ATG
Simon Says Stamp (Wednesday)- Stamp It (No Digis!)

Thank You for stopping by! I hope you have a GREAT rest of your week!!!