Tuesday, December 26, 2017

PTI's December 2017 Blog Hop

 
Last Blog Hop for 2017 on PTI

Here is the inspiration photo.  I used the colors and the heart for inspiration.
PTI's With All My Heart, Garden Grace, in CP inks.


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Monday, December 25, 2017

I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas

Out my front window.

My Granddaughters, Maddy, Kailey, and Avery

My son Brad and his wife Ramie

My nephew, Shawn and his girlfriend Kieu and my sister and brother in the background.

Well, we got our wish this year.  It started snowing Christmas Eve afternoon as we were watching the Seahawks win.  We celebrate on Christmas Eve day and evening with a dinner and opening presents.  It snowed into the evening and overnight and still trying to now.  The roads are wet right now, but it's supposed to get into the upper 20's tonight.  Glad I don't have to go anywhere tomorrow.  It has only snowed on Christmas 2 or 3 times in my lifetime, so this is really special for us.   It's so beautiful.

Hope everyone had a very Merry Christmas.

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Monday, December 18, 2017

Merry Monday #270 with Kelly

The last challenge for the year is a Tic Tac Toe challenge from Kelly.
Come join us at Merry Monday.  
We will be taking a little break for the holiday.  Hope you all have a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.
See you back on January 2, 2018
I chose Red, Ribbon or Twin and Emboss

Darice EF, Neat & Tangled Merry & Bright and some red & white twine. 

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

PTI's Create Along With Us December, 2017 & CAS Mix Up December 2017

 
It's been so long since I have made a pretty flower card and it really lifted my spirits.  Actually, it's been a long time since I have played with much success.  I'm playing in PTI's Create Along with Us.

I chose this pretty card by Keeway
&
I used die cuts, stamping, sponging and stenciling

PTI's Garden Party with CP's inks.
PTI's Basic Dots Stencil, 
Sponged the bottom of card with CP ink.

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Monday, December 11, 2017

Merry Monday #269 with Debbie

Debbie wants us to chose 3 colors from the picture below.  Come join us at Merry Monday
Only 2 more weeks till Christmas.  Yikes!!!

PTI's Peace, Love & Joy, SOA Tis the Season in CP inks. Peppermint Stick background stamp 
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Wednesday, December 6, 2017

The Paper Players # 373 Christmas Baking Theme

 
It's been awhile since I have played in The Paper Players  challenge


I used PTI's Sweet Holiday Wishes in CP inks.  It took me all day to make this.  I started out with a completely different design.  Much happier with this one.



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Monday, December 4, 2017

Merry Monday #268 with Deanne

This week Deanne wants us to use a Santa hat on our cards.  I didn't have any stamps with just the hat so went with this Santa.  Please join us at Merry Monday 

 
 
Hero Arts Candy Cane Santa colored with Copics. SOA Peppermint Stick background stamp in CP ink
PTI's Double Ended Banner & Keep it Simple Merry Christmas
 
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