Sunday, December 29, 2013

Butterfly Fairy

Chris got me beads for Christmas!!! Love that man :) I made a butterfly fairy and a tin to keep her in. I paper pieced the little mushroom house on the front. I added fun flock to the thistles. Thanks for stopping by!

Monday, December 9, 2013

More Tic Tac Toe fun!

I love making these:) I use small party favor tins. It is perfect for storing the small beads and buttons I find for playing pieces. I stitch the grid on the bottom and put a fun picture on the front. They will be at All Things Arkansas later this week.

Monday, December 2, 2013


I had a lot of fun making these Tic Tac Toe sets :)The large sets have the grid on the inside of the lid. The small round one has the grid on the bottom.

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Skull Tic Tac Toe

Found these really cool skull beads at Michael's!

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Snowman Ornament

Jennifer Edwardson Core Ornament Challenge at the Core'dinations Hard Core Crop. I used a snowman pattern from Rebecca Carter. Thanks for the fun challenge!

Star Ornaments

I made this for Jennifer Edwardson David Tutera Celebrate Ornament Challenge at the Core'dinations Hard Core Crop. The large stars I cut from Core'dinations cardstock the small stars are David Tutera Celebrate Embellishments. Thanks for the fun challenge!

Butterfly Banner

I made this for Margie Higuchi Banner Challenge at the Core'dinations Hard Core Crop. Thanks for the fun challenge!

Patchwork Inspiration

I made this for Gail Linder – Patchwork inspired background Challenge For the Core'dinations Hard Core Crop. For my inspiration I used a quilt made by Granny Hager :) I used Core'dinations Gemstones Perlescent Finish.

12 Different Cardstocks

I made this for Suzanna Lee- Christmas Challenge had to use 12 different cardstock but could be any theme. For the Core'dinations Hard Core Crop. I used: 1. Black/gray for the background Stars: 2. Chocolate box with red 3. Chocolate box with pink 4. Chocolate box with teal 5. Neutrals black 6. Neutrals tan 7.Neutrals gray SKATE: 8.Chocolate box with blue 9.Chocolate box with light blue 10.Chocolate box with yellow 11.Chocolate box with purplish 12.Chocolate box with tan

Gift Bag

I made this for Ava Gavloski Wine Box Challengefor the Core'dinations Hard Core Crop. Thanks for stopping by!

Quick Card

I made this for Clare Buswell Quick and Easy Christmas Cards challenge for the Core'dinations Hard Core Crop. Thanks for stopping by!

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Almost time for Halloween!

I made this for All things Arkansas The bracelets are made out of buttons and brads and I decorated a matching tin to keep them in. Thanks for stopping by my blog :)

Friday, September 6, 2013

Button, Brads, and Tins!!

I have been busy making button/brad bracelets with tins for my cousins store: tin Thanks for taking a peek!

Thursday, August 29, 2013


Made this to hang from the bathroom mirror :) My soldering is still rough but I had fun!!! The bird paper is Glitz Design Dance in Sunshine, I stamped hope on it before putting it behind the glass, on top of the glass I added a gem for the eye and the metal branch is from Momenta, I added Stickles to it. Thanks for stopping by!

Saturday, May 4, 2013

Happy 50th Anniversary

To my Aunt and uncle. Wasn't sure what to get them so I made a tic-tac-toe tin...never too old to have fun :) My cousin sent me this cool photo of them. I stitched the grid on the back and put heart buttons inside the tin for playing pieces. I made a card too. Thanks for stopping by!

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

First Day Of Spring!

I wanted to make something pretty and green :) I curled wire for her hair, she has a frog on her arm, a butterfly on her leg and she is holding a couple of flowers...a few of my favorite things about spring!

Monday, February 25, 2013

Panda Love

I made this for Imaginisce's sketch cahllenge : I had to follow a sketch, use 3 different pattern papers, Love theme with no red. I used Imaginisce Wild Things paper and Snag 'em Stamp. Rainy day so not the best picture....

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Hello Spring!

I made this card for Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge 68 - Shaped Card the Hello Kitty cardbase was cut with Cricut the umbrella is embellished with a butterfly cut with Cheery Lynn Designs Exotic Butterfly die, I added bling for the trail. Her eyes and nose have stickles so they shine. Thanks for stopping by!

Sunday, February 17, 2013

Garden Mini Album

I made this for:Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge 67 - Frame It . For my frame I used the negitive of a Bazzill really big chip. I embellished it with a butterfly and flower cut from Sweet Williams and Exotic Butterfly dies. Will be back tomorrow to add more inside pages. Thanks for stopping by!

Sunday, February 10, 2013


I made this for Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge 66 - Add a Flourish I used theri Exotic Butterflies dies, I used embossing powder on the center of the butterfly. For the trail I used a flourish. Thanks for stopping by!

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

A Jar full of fun :)

I submitted my button story to and they sent me this fun jar of buttons! Will let you know when my story is on their website :) I used some of the smaller ones for the center of the flowers on my layout. Thanks for stopping by!

Sunday, February 3, 2013

Pink Butterflies

I made this for Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge 65 - Tickled Pink It was a muffin box, I cover it with paper. The box was wrapped with plastic so I made a lid for it and embellished it with butterflies cut with Exotic Butterflies dies. Fun little box that makes me happy:)

Sunday, January 27, 2013

What an awesome boy!

I made this for Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge 64 - Sweethearts and he let me put it on him :) even matches his clothes :P I used Sweet Williams die. The heart button was all white, I used nail polish to color the center green. Thanks for stopping by!

Friday, January 25, 2013


I made this for Imaginisce's January Challenge I used this sketch, the color blue, and my word for the year is grow! I stamped on transparency using Imaginisce Snag'em tree stamp, the sun rays were cut from Imaginisce A shore Thing Penguin Paradise, grow was cut with sizzix dies from Imaginisce Hello Cupcake. Thanks for the fun challenge

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Snowflake Faires

I made these pendants for: Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge 63 - Snowflakes Their wings were cut with Exotic Butterflies Small #2 I used snowflake buttons for the body and covered up the button holes with a snowflake gem. Their arms and legs are assorted beads, I used wire for their hair.
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Let it Snow!

Thanks D's Paper Studio for hosting the 12 Days of Home for the Holidays (click here) and Lisa Swift (click here for her blog) for gifting away an awesome Little Yellow Bicycle prize package that I won!!! I had so much fun making this album with it :) Thanks for stopping by!