Monday, April 30, 2012

Elegant Card

This card is so elegant I use Lacy Labels Cricut Cartridge using Accents2 feature key at 3", then Shift Accents2 at 3". The second layer I use a paper I bough at Michaels long time ago on Clearance for 10 cents, great deal!! Color I use this time was mainly Ivory with Bamboo from Close To My Heart.

Sunday, April 29, 2012

Happy Birthday Minnie Mouse Card

I did made this card using Art Philosophy Cricut Cartridge from Close To My Heart I cut it at 5" from page 53 using Card Key Feature, then I use Decorative Layer Feature, all are the same dimension 5" Thank You for stopping by!!!

Wishing you Well Card

Made this card using Disney Cartridge, haven't used in a while... Since we went on Family vacation to Disney World on 2007, oh boy bring some good memories back. Fun to do though one thing I haven't done in a while is the chalking technique... I chalk the clouds to give more depth, I'm happy the way it turn out!!!

Saturday, April 28, 2012

Welcome to The Art Philosophy Blog Hop

Welcome to the Art Philosophy Cricut Cartridge Blog Hop. We are a group of Close to my Heart consultants (well most of us) and will be show casing the very versatile Art Philosophy Cricut Cartridge. If you are visiting from then you are in the right place, if not, please go and start from the beginning at

Here is what I came up,  I did this card for a special boy Who turn 17, yes is my oldest son, what a better way to celebrate his birthday, using Art Philosophy Cricut Cartridge and handcrafted by me, I love him unconditional.
Here is what I did  I use Gray Flannel, Gray Wool, and White Daisy Papers Exclusive from CTMH, all the cut are made with the Exclusive Art Philosophy Cricut Cartridge, the circle Scalloped on page 41 <circle3> at 5' 4' and 2'. Then I choose the square on page 53 <square4> 4' 3/4 the the second layer <square> 4 1/2'. I cut the letters from CTMH AP Cartridge at 1''. Is was so much fun doing this Owl and for sure his face make the cutest Owl, so Thank You for stopping by, will see you soon!!!                                                 

Next you should go to:

If you get lost along the way here is the entire line up

  1. Courtney -
  2. Brandy-
  3. Audrey-
  4. Amanda-
  5. Darla -
  6. Connie -
  7. Stephanie-
  8. Erin -
  9. Lucy - You was here
  10. Vanessa YOU ARE HERE
  11. Carol Next Stop
  12. Eva-
  13. Wendy K.
  14. Michelle
  15. Gloria -
  16. Chrissy -
  17. Ann Marie Lessner -
  18. Michelle Degnan Powell -

Friday, April 27, 2012

Mother's Day/ Father Day Swap

For the flower I use Flower Shop Cartridge and start cutting at 3" and went down after the first Layer, which is the green design paper, I use a Crochet Dollie to give a place for the flower to sit, turn out so delicate... For the Dad I use a small brown bag to hide a Journaling Tag, add the ribbon some Hemp from Close To My Heart.
It Reads Family Man Vision!! Hope you enjoy, and comments are always Welcome, nice to have you here!!!

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Vintage Card

I went for a retail Theraphy and I found this beautiful papers( I know I cheat) but is ok... Who doesn't collect paper I know I do!!! But this card is beautiful I took the plunge on doing Vintage style cards and I'm really happy the way it turn out!!!
Paper is from Antiquities by GCD studios
Art Phylosophy Cartridge(Exclusive from CTMH)
Foundry Pin Clips(12) pieces CTMH Z1612
Liquid Glass CTMH Z679
Just Blooms paper Shapes Flutter
Lace Ribbon(non-CTMH product)

Mother's Day Card

Friend are the best and when you have a best friend is even better!!! I did made this card for a special Dear Friend, and I do know that I achieve what she love, small things!!!
I used Believe Paper Pack(Christmas paper) yes you read right who said you can mix and match Close To My Heart Paper Pack so I did.
Die-Cut Cards and Envelopes (10) 3 1/2x8 CTMH
Holiday Red and Sweet Leaf
Art Philosophy Cricut Cartridge, branches are cut @ 1 1/2, 2, and 2 1/2 branch2
The Flowers ARE NOT a CTMH product ....enjoy crafters!!!

Tag Swap

I made this Tag for a swap over at Happyfungirl's CTMH Group that I'm a member over FB page, using Art Philosophy Cartridge Exclusive from Close To My Heart,I cut it at 5" page 50 I cut the bird at 2" from page 51 shift and the layer page 51 using shift layer. Please leave a comment I will appreciate!!! Have a bless day!!!

Tuesday, April 24, 2012


How beautiful is this album? Can you believe is made out of empty Paper Towels rolls, yes you read right.. I couldn't be any happier, it turn out so beautiful. I didn't put any tittle because I'm selling it.

Flower Pot Card

I made this Flower Pot Card using my Gypsy, the Cartridge I used is Best Imagine of 2010. Use variety of flowers that I have on my stash. Thanks for visiting I hope I Inspire you in someway!!!

Monday, April 23, 2012

Mojo Monday 238

My entry for Mojo Monday 238. I found this papers on a clearance at my Military Store (Armed Force Exchange Store) for 6 bucks not bad huh, I really like the colors, swirls and polka dots!!


What a great idea to turn a door hanger into a water bottle tag!! I use Dotty For You Paper Pack and TBBM Cricut Cartridge. I cut it at 8". Thank you for visiting my blog, comments are Welcome!!!

You're Sweet Card

I made this Card using Hello Kitty Cricut Cartridge, cut it at 5 1/2" using my Cricut Machine. I emboss the green leaves and the strawberry with my Cuttlebug. I stamp the sentiment using Close To My Heart Stamp Set Mad About You!!!

Friday, April 20, 2012

Party Decor Blog Hop

Welcome to our Party Decor Blog Hop. We have a fantastic group of ladies who love to make party decorations and we are excited to share our projects with you today! If you just happened to find my blog, thank-you so much. However, so you don't miss awesome projects or the chance to win blog candy, you will want to start at the beginning at
I made this beautiful Scalloped Banner Card Using Exclusive Art Philosophy Cricut Cartrige. The Paper I use is Dotty For You I cut the banner at 5 inches, after that I use the feature "layer", I glue my layers down and I stamp"It's A Party" what better way to celebrated our Party Decor Blog Hop. Your next step is Marji

Here is the entire Line-up in case you need it.
6.Sandy S.
12.Vanessa NEXT
17.Jenny R

Birthday Gift Card

Heart 2 Heart Challenge H2H This card is for a girl who's turning 10 yrs old, and for the Challenge.I made the gift card pocket on the front using TBBM Cricut Cartridge!! The print papers are from Close To My Heart and is call SWEETHEART(retired) Hope you all Enjoy!!!

Bravo Card!!!

Is so much fun to have crafty time available, so by all means I'm building again my stash of cards... This one is simple, but simplicity is what I like. Bravo sentiment is from Close To My heart!!!

Card#5 Dotty For You Week

Made this card using one of my favorite Paper Pack Dotty For You.

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Tag Card

Tag Card I made using Lacy Labels Cricut Cartridge!!!