Archives for May 2016

Baby Shaker Cards

Don’t you just love the Georgie paper pack?? I know its obvious use is for baby theme projects.  I have had fun using it for other uses but decided it was time to work on baby items.  I needed some baby cards since I know a few mamas to be. I though it would be fun to make shaker cards.

Hello Baby ~ Georgie ~ Baby Shaker Card ~ CatScrapbooking.com

Hello Baby ~ Georgie Shaker Card ~ Baby Card ~ CatScrapbooking.com

Welcome Baby ~ Georgie ~ Elephants ~ Baby card ~ Shaker Card ~ CatScrapbooking.com

Welcome Baby Card ~ Special Delivery ~ Georgie ~ Shaker Card ~ CatScrapbooking.comAren’t these fun!  I used a die that I have to make the circles (but don’t remember the brand).  I use craft foam as the spacer rather than foam tape.

Here is the list of  products used:

Happy Crafting!

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Happy Mother’s Day

I just wanted to send a big Happy Mother’s Day to all mothers out there!!! I hope your day is filled with love and family.  I have one more Mother’s Day card to share with you.

Mother's Day Bouquet ~ Happy Times ~ Springtime Wishes ~ CatScrapbooking.comFor this card I used the Happy Times paper pack which could be yours FREE with any $60 qualifying purchase.
Mother's Day Bouquet card ~ Charlotte and Happy Times ~ Springtime Wishes ~ CatScrapbooking.com Here is another one using Charlotte which is now retired.

Here is the full list of supplies used:

Happy Crafting!

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Everything ABC ~ Letter J

Welcome to the Everything ABC’s Blog Hop!!!

ABC's Blog BadgeThis week we will be featuring the letter J.  This may be the name of a paper, a stamp set or an embellishment.  Whatever the crafter has chosen as their J element will be featured in their post.

If you have just hopped onto my blog, welcome!  If you just hopped here from DIANA SANDERS’ Blog then you are in the right place.   The blog hop is a great big circle, so you can start here and work your way around.  If you get lost along the way, you can find the complete list of participating consultants at the bottom of this post.

I have to admit the letter J is one of the more challenging letters.  I chose to complete a layout a JEEP, my son loves all vehicles but particularly one of our good friends Jeep.  I love the new paper packs and although the Magical paper would work fabulously for Disney, it was perfect for my JEEP layout.  Plus this layout works for my personal challenge and is layout number #18

ABC's J ~ Jeep Layout ~ Let's Ride ~ Magical ~ Fundamentals ~ CatScrapbooking.comHere is a close up of each side.

ABC's J ~ Jeep layout Left ~ Let's Ride ~ Magical ~ Fundamentals ~ CatScrapbooking.com

ABC's J ~ Jeep layout right ~ Let's Ride ~ Magical ~ Fundamentals ~ CatScrapbooking.comHere is the full list of supplies used:

Now it is time to hop on over to WENDY KESSLER’S BLOG and see what she has created for you today.

Here is the full list of participants in case you get lost.

Happy Crafting!

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National Scrapbooking Hop ~ Happy Times

Welcome to the National Scrapbooking Hop featuring Happy Times paper pack!

May2016OptToday you will be hopping with the same talented consultants who bring you the Stamp of the Month blog hop.  Today we are featuring artwork which showcases the Happy Times paper pack and/or Stamp Set.  Don’t you just love this paper pack??? It is such a fun way to celebrate National Scrapbooking Month when you spend $60 you will receive this paper pack for FREE!!!

If you are just arriving her from MELISSA ROBINSON’S Blog, or just starting at my blog then you are on the right track ~ Welcome!  The blog hop is a great big circle, so you can start here and work your way around.  If you get lost along the way, you can find the complete list of participating  consultants on Melinda’s blog HERE.   For this hop we have about 30 consultants participating so you are going to see some fabulous artwork.

I designed a fun layout using this great paper pack.Happy Times ~ Sweet Memory layout ~ flowers & butterflies ~ CatScrapbooking.comThis is such a fun paper collection, I love it!  One of my favorite papers is the white wood grain.  I also had fun playing around with those fun flowers.  To create the light orange color flower I stamped in Sunset ink then stamped off on a scrap of paper, then inked with Canary then stamped on White Daisy.

Here is the full list of products used to create this layout:

Now it is time to move onto your next stop on the hop, which is  MELINDA EVERITT’S Blog, so hop on over and see what wonderful creation she has for you today.

Happy Crafting!

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May Card Workshop

I have designed some fun cards for this months card workshop.  The workshop will be held on Monday May 23 at 6:30 at my house.  It is a fun evening with friends and you get to design 4 fun cards for only $12.

The first card is a fun Father’s day card:

Father's Day Card ~ Day for Dad ~ Card 1 for May workshop ~ Bowler Hat ~ CatScrapbooking.comI love the new Day for Dad C1645 stamp set.  The mustache and bow tie are form Artistry cartridge and coordinate with the Day for Dad stamp set.  The bowler hat is from Artbooking and the glasses are from Artistry.

The other three are designed using the AWESOME  Happy Times paper pack.  Which is available this month only for Free with any $60 qualifying purchase.

March Card WorkshopThe Thanks is from Thousand Thanks C1625 and the flowers are from Flowers for Mom B1473.  I used the gold embossing power and the gold foil tape to accentuate the gold in the Happy Times.

Happy Times Card ~ Card 4 of May Workshop ~ Diamond embossed ~ CatScrapbookign.comThis card is inspired by one of the cards designed by Michelle Snyder as part of the card workshop she created.  The Happy Times is from the coordinating Happy Times CC1064 stamp set.

The final card is the one I featured on the Stamp of the Month blog hop and can be found HERE.

May Card Workshop collage 2Happy Crafting!

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May Stamp of the Month ~ Celebrate with Cake

New Seasonal Expression Two ~ Personal Layout Challenge #17

Wow I can’t believe we have closed the chapter on Seasonal Expression One.  But do you know what that means??? It is time for the Seasonal Expression Two!!!!!!

1605-se-thanks-a-bunchYou are going to love this new idea book!!!  I decided to use the Florence paper for my personal layout challenge #17.

Florence Layout ~ 7 photo layout ~ full view ~ CatSrapbooking.comHere is a close up of each side:

Florence layout ~ 7 photo layout ~ Left page ~ CatScrapbooking.com

Florence ~ 7 photo layout~ right side ~ CatScrapbookingFor this layout I used the following products:

Happy Crafting!

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