Tuesday, September 28, 2010

First Day of School

E.A.D. Designs is sponsoring this week's Sketchabilities challenge! You could win a $15.00 E.A.D. Designs Gift Certificate! There is also two sketches, one layout and one card sketch! How cool is that?!!! I decided to play with the awesome layout sketch!

This layout is of Alexandra's first day of school this year! Products used: Scenic Route dp, Copic Multi-liner, Colorbox Chalk and Versacolor ink, Bazzill cs, EK Success and SU punches, CTMH buttons, machine stitching and E.A.D Designs Back To School Stickerz.

Here's a look at the layout Sketch #31:


Monday, September 27, 2010

E.A.D. Designs and Torendi Hop!

It's the E.A.D. Designs Monday Hop! Today we're having a special hop in that we are joining the Torendi DT!!!

Torendi is an online store of unique imported papercrafts, fabric, washi tapes, stamps, etc. from Japan! Torendi also carries exclusive E.A.D. Designs products, handmade embellishments and tons of other products too!

You should have arrived at my blog from Courtney's blog, if not, please begin the hop at the E.A.D. Designs Blog or the Torendi Blog!

My layout for today features the E.A.D. Kawaii Rub-On's from Torendi!  (I just happen to have this adorable Japanese wooden doll that my older daughter Kayla had purchased for me which was perfect for the layout I had in mind). I also used products from two of my Torendi monthly kits (cs and Sassafras Paper Whimsies from Color By Number and Jillibean Soup dp from another kit which has now sold out unfortunately), Identi-Pen, staples, and some Black Bazzill cs.

I'm the last stop on this amazing hop!!! But wait, there is more, keep reading:

Torendi is having a special:  50% off rub-ons and $5.00 off orders of $30.00 or more. Coupon: EADLOVE

E.A.D. Designs is also running a special:  25% off - coupon  code: torendi

Don't forget about the HUGE E.A.D. Designs Giveaway!!!! Check out the amazing prize package below! You can read all about the details HERE!


Saturday, September 25, 2010

E.A.D. Designs New Release Stickerz!!!

Happy Saturday!!! Today is an exciting day at E.A.D. Designs as they are releasing some incredible new Stickerz!!! Unfortunately I didn't get a chance to get a card done (I'm in London, Ontario for a "girls weekend") but I can give you some peeks of these awesome new Stickerz!!!

Also, E.A.D. Designs is giving away a huge prize package! You one entry for leaving a comment on the E.A.D. Blog and two entries for making an E.A.D. purchase!

In addition, all the new releases are on sale for $2.00 for one week only!!!!!!  Head on over to the E.A.D. Designs Store and check out all of the Stickerz here!


Thursday, September 23, 2010


It's time again for another Scrappin' Silhouettes Sketch! Here's my take on Sketch #14.

Here's a layout of our sweet Butterball at 8 weeks old. Products used: Bazzill and SU cs, Pebbles dp, Versacolor inks, machine stitching, AC Thickers and Identi-pen. I cut the bone and paw prints border out from my Silhouette Digital Craft Cutter. 

Don't forget to play along and you could win a spot as a guest DT for Scrappin' Silhouettes!  Here's a look at the sketch:


Monday, September 20, 2010

E.A.D. Designs Monday Hop! (2nd post today, please scroll down for Paper Makeup Stamps and Quixotic Paperie Hop)

Welcome to the Monday E.A.D. Designs Blog Hop! You should have arrived at my blog from incredible Amy T's blog, if not, please start the hop at the E.A.D. Designs Blog!

My card for today uses the E.A.D Designs Stickerz Monster Feet! I used this set last week on my Monster Buckets and it's soooo adorable!  And, guess what??!! It's on sale for only $1.25!!!! Products used on my card: Distress inks, Bazzill and Neenah cs, Recollections cs, Doodlebug ribbon, u/k button and DMC floss.

Inspiration for my card came  from this week's sketch #82 at Card Patterns! Here's a look at the sketch:

Your next stop on the hop is the ever so talented Cassie!

Just in case, here's a list of the E.A.D. Design Team members in case you get lost along the way!
Amy C
Amy T
Jessica (GDT)


Paper Makeup Stamps and Quixotic Paperie Blog Hop

Welcome to the Paper Makeup Stamps and Quixotic Paperie Blog Hop! Quixotic Paperie is the only one other online retailer of Paper Makeup Stamps (and is located in the UK)!  Today we are joining the Quixotic Paperie DT for a special blog hop!

My card today uses the fabulous September Paper Makeup Stamps Kit Arelia's world of Make Believe! Everything used on my card is from the kit plus I used my Distress inks, Memento ink, Neenah cs, CM corner punch, u/k lace, Copic Markers, Nestabilities, Bazzill cs, Stickles and machine stitching.

Inspiration for my card came from this week's sketch #121 at Sketch Saturday. Here's a look at the sketch:

I'm the last stop on the hop but if you are just arriving or get lost along the way, here is a complete list of today's hop participants!

Elaine Hughes
Carole Middlehurst
Emma Lockley
Judy Laing
Kim Costello
Kim Dellow
Rowena Barnard
Katie Cotton
Christi Thorsen
Tangii Crain
Lisa Kind
Randee Elsing
Shaela Odd
Tina Hale
Andrea Vernagus
Anita Hovey
Bonnie Sharp
Danni Bindel
Dawn Barrett
Ginger Schwerin
Lisa McKinney
Maria Gurnsey
Michelle Van Patten
Simonne Clay
Stephanie Zito (me - you are here!)