Monthly Archives: September 2009

The Petal Press Stamps Giveaway!!!

Clean & Simple Jar and Card Duo

Clean & Simple Jar and Card Duo

This is my last project for The Petal Press Stamps Happy Harvest Release!!! This card and jar duo is my Clean & Simple Version! So, now you’ve seen the jar 3 different ways! This stamp set is SO versatile and with infinite coloring choices, the sky’s the limit! Just leave me a comment and you’ll be entered to win a FREE Happy Harvest Stamp Set from The Petal Press and i {heart} papers!

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Here are some other projects using The Petal Press Stamps:

Torendi Tape Focus

Happy Monday!!! Over at Torendi, today’s product focus is on our OPP Tape! This stuff is AWESOME!!!! I made 2 cards with it and now I want to hoard it 😉 LOL!

Here’s the Shinzi Katoh OPP Tape (Happy Friends) I used:

Happy Friends

Apron Skirts

Apron Skirts

For this card, I adhered the tape to white cardstock FIRST! The second card I left natural…

Ring Around The Rosie 𝄞

Ring Around The Rosie 𝄞

Check out the other tapes Torendi has in store!!!!

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tape_fuss

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Check out our blog!!!!

Another Embellish Mag Submission

Okay, please forgive me for this somewhat crappy photograph… My friend let me borrow her digital camera and I’m still figuring out how to use it! Thanks Jessica, BTW 🙂

Embellish Magazine Submission

Embellish Magazine Submission

Materials:

  • Close To My Heart Stamps, Chocolate cardstock, brads, and eyelet
  • Papertrey Ink Vellum and Button
  • Studio Calico DSP
  • Hemp Twine
  • Word Window Punch
  • Scor-Pal
  • Sanding Block
  • Foam Tape

DON’T FORGET THE DEADLINE IS FAST APPROACHING!!!!

Aubergine: The New Black

Aubergine Blossoms by Percyhandmade

The Chrysanthemum Corsage by theodate

Wingback Print by Mywireempire

Wingback Print by Mywireempire

Summer Garden Crochet Shawl by Vikki0908

Summer Garden Crochet Shawl by Vikki0908

Folklore Eggplant by Oktak

Folklore Eggplant by Oktak

Did you purchase your Aubergine Copic Marker for this fall? I DID 🙂

Etsy Inspired #55

The Salty Cat Co.

This week’s shop brings you some of the most inspiring jewelry! The Salty Cat Co. creates modern metal jewelry handcrafted using copper, brass, sterling silver, gemstones, briolettes, pearls, & more.

Here is some inspiration:

The Salty Cat Co Inspiration

If you decide to participate in this week’s challenge, you could win THIS:

EIC #55 Prize

AND, another lucky winner will win some FREE Unity Stamps!!!!! Check out the Etsy Inspired Challenge Blog for deets 🙂

Disney Land Pics

I do not have a camera at the moment…I’m anxiously awaiting the arrival of one! So, in the meantime, here are some Disney Land Pictures!

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This pic really captures my boys 🙂

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From inside a tree!

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It was difficult to NOT capture my boys picking their noses!

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Although blurred, you can still see how much fun CJ is having!

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Arghhhhhh!

Scrapbook News & Review November Submissions Call

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CARDS Submission Calls Reminder

March 2010 Call

Cards is an exciting publication that brings you the latest trends in card-making. Get ready to be inspired!  If you’d like to be a part of Cards, send us a picture or scan of your best original, hand-made cards today. We are currently looking for cards that fit the following topics:

  • Springtime cards
  • St. Patrick’s Day cards
  • Easter cards
  • Girls Night Out invites
  • Cards using Fabric
  • Altered Envelopes
  • Just Because cards
  • Thinking of You cards
  • Woodland Animals cards
  • Style Challenge: (colors: Pink, Leaf Green, Lavender, Element: Butterflies)

Deadline: 11:59pm (Mountain Time) on Saturday October 10th, 2009.

Please send CARDS submissions to cards@northridgemedia.net


April 2010 Call

Cards is an exciting publication that brings you the latest trends in card-making. Get ready to be inspired!  If you’d like to be a part of Cards, send us a picture or scan of your best original, hand-made cards today. We are currently looking for cards that fit the following topics:

  • Butterflies
  • New Arrival cards
  • Baby Announcements
  • Baby Shower Invites
  • Flower cards
  • Cards created from a TEMPLATE
  • Glitter cards
  • Cards finished inside out!
  • Woodgrain cards
  • Style Challenge (colors: Grapefruit, Custard Yellow, Aqua, Element: Flowers)

Deadline: 11:59pm (Mountain Time) on Tuesday November 10th, 2009.

Please send CARDS submissions to cards@northridgemedia.net

The Petal Press & Polka Dots

happy FALL

happy FALL

Here is another Petal Press Stamps card using Happy Harvest, a brand new stamp set created by Tracy Schultz at i {heart} papers! Did you know that the stamp set is only $10!!! WOW! I’m used to paying at least $15 for a set like this! This card is also for the Embellish Magazine Challenge to use certain Fall colors and Polka Dots!

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Polka Dot Paradise Challenge

Polka Dot Paradise Challenge

Another Petal Press Stamps Creation!

Trendy Fall Creations

Trendy Fall Creations

Welcome back Petal Press Stamp Fans!!! I have my 2nd project for you and it’s another jar, but this time it’s with a matching card! I wanted to show the versatility of the stamps, so I’ll be showing you 3 different jars in 3 different styles! This one is more trendy than it’s traditional cousin seen in my previous Petal Press post.These stamps are HIGH QUALITY and for only $10!!!

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Check out the rest of The Petal Press Design Team:

Ashley Cannon Newell
Carly Robertson
Cathleen Torina
Gretchen Belknap
Jenyfur Pohl
Julie Lacey
Krysten Ng
Tiffany Johnson
Tracy Schultz – designer
Kate Baldwin – owner

The Petal Press, Happy Harvest

The Petal Press, Happy Harvest

Thanks Treat Jar

Thanks Treat Jar