I am Etsy Inspired….


This week I just decided not to leave it to the last second… so I did my Etsy inspired project this afternoon… and I love how it turned out…  I hope you like it too.  The Store featured this week Opalescence.  She has gorgeous simple jewelry and the most amazing hand spun and hand dyed yarn.  Oh so yummy!!!!   My piece of inspiration is this gorgeous yarn, look at those colors!!!! 

And here is my card… a belated birthday card for my sis!!!  Happy belated bday SIS!!!  and yes, I called her, I just forgot to send her a card!!!!


here are some close-ups of the card, plus the little surprise on how it opens up!  Thanks Jennifer McGuire for an excellent video on how to make these.  I did altered a bit her instructions to fit my card.



Card: Bride collection from Michael’s (clearance section)
Ribbon: Bride collection from Michael’s (clearance section) 
Stamps: “Birthday” by Inque Boutique
Punch: Label by Stampin’ Up
Pattern paper: Guest DT kit from The Mosy Scrapper (paper is by Daisy Bucket)
Embellishments: Plastic Flower from GDT kit for the Mosy Scrapper (by American Crafts)
Inks: Brushed Corduroy Distressed Inks by Ranger 

3 Clover’s Thrusday Challenge #2

This week’s challenge from Kerry at 3 clovers is B+B+B (brown+blue+buttons).  Every time I think of this color combo I think of boyish and I think of baby… and more recently of snow and winter… so I took it to a different level for me, I took it to “elegant”.

elegant_fixedthe card closed

elegantThe card resting opened

elegant_cu1the close up of the button and ribbon.

button: Harmonie Losiris Creatif
stamps:  Harmonie Losiris Creatif
cardstock: American Crafts
ribbon: Savvy ‘N Sassy FEB 2009 kit

My first tutorial/ Mi primera clase online

Hi everyone!  I am so excited!  I just uploaded my first video tutorial into You tube.  It is NOT the best video ever, but it is my best.  It is a tutorial for heat embossing.  I hope you like it!  

If you want to see the high quality version click on the link here and then select high quality from the Youtube page.

Hola a todas!  Estoy super emocionada!  Acabo de colgar mi primera clase en You tube.  No es el mejor video del mundo, pero es mi primero.  Es una clase para aprender a hacer embossing.  Espero les guste!

Si quieres verlo con mejor resolución pulsa en el video y despues selecciona “high quality” en la página de You tube.