Author Archives: Cindy

Eleganza Birthday Card – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Eleganza Birthday CardIt felt so good to be able to play in my crafting palace once again.   We have been gone on vacation for the last 2 weeks and while we enjoyed our time in France it sure is nice to be … Read the rest

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Lawn Fawn Happy Trails – Distress Oxide Inks

Lawn Fawn Happy Trails

Another day of playing around with the Distress Oxide Inks that are sooooooo popular right now.

Today I pulled out a bunch of stencils and just sponged on the colors over the stencil.

I then spritzed a fine mist of … Read the rest

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Hero Arts July Kit Watercolor Card – Zig Markers

Hero Arts July KitAfter taking a small vacation to escape the heat here in Las Vegas, I was so excited to get my Hero Arts July Monthly Kit containing stamps and coordinating dies.

After some plotting and planning I decided to use the … Read the rest

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Baby Boy Congratulations Card – Kaisercraft Peek a Boo Stamp Set

Baby Boy CongratulationsWe decided to escape the heat and drive over to San Diego.  It is a 6 hour drive and the temperature promised to be about 40 degrees cooler than our home.  We last visited San Diego about 10 years ago … Read the rest

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Hummingbird Thank You Card – Clear Card

Settling back in at home after being on vacation for 17 days is so nice.  Today was the day to give the house a top to bottom cleaning, washing all the bed linens and towels.  It always feels better to … Read the rest

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Congratulations Baby Card – Kaisercraft Peek a Boo Stamp Set

Kaisercraft Peek a BooOne can never have to many baby cards in their stash.  I had so much fun creating this card.   I fell love with the Kaisercraft Peek a Boo stamp set.  The stamp set is so versatile.  My next project using … Read the rest

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Beach Bum Scrapbook Page Layout – Page 2

Beach Bum Scrapbook Page Layout - Page 2Ta Da!  Here is the 2nd page of my Beach Bums Scrapbook Layout.  I love the patterned paper I found that fit perfectly with my beach theme.  My embellishments were from Treasure Box Designs and were from the Beach Bums Read the rest

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Beach Bums Scrapbook Page Layout – Page 1

Beach Bums Scrapbook Page Layout - 2 Crafty Little SistersGood Morning!  Outside my window my wisteria is blooming and the fragrance blowing in thru my window is wonderful.  With the temperature starting to climb it felt like the right time to make a adorable Beach Scrapbook Layout.

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Christmas Tags – Tim Holtz Doodle Greeting 2

Christmas TagsMy sister and I are having so much fun creating all sorts of cute Christmas items.  Cards, treat boxes (complete with the free Silhouette/Cricut SVG cutting file), a super cute Mini Album and gift tags.

With the temps here in … Read the rest

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Christmas Shaker Card – Lawn Fawn Home for the Holidays

Lawn Fawn Home for the Holidays stamp set

We hope you are enjoying our projects during our Christmas in July week.  It is a nice change to work on some cool themed items during this hot hot summer.

Where I live, the temps have been above 100 degrees … Read the rest

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Christmas Greeting Card – Clear Card

Christmas Greeting CardIt is so nice to enjoy my morning coffee sitting outside on the patio listening to the pool waterfall trickling water.  Our neighborhood is very quiet and the birds around us are very vocal but it is so peaceful.  I … Read the rest

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Kraft Christmas Cards – Doodle Greetings 2 Stamp Set

Kraft Christmas CardsWelcome to Christmas in July week.  My sister and I have been having a blast searching out new Christmas stamps and paper to use this week.

We made a variety of items – cards, treat boxes, k-cup holders, hot cocoa … Read the rest

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The Scrappy Post – Fruity Small Notecards

Fruity Small NotecardAs I was doing my weekly clean my desk so I can actually see it, I noticed that my pile (ok more like a big big mound LOL) of paper scraps had grown.  It was clearly time to start using … Read the rest

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Thanks a Bunch – Sunny Studio Fresh & Fruity Stamp Set

Sunny Studio Fresh & FruityAhhhh Spring in Las Vegas! It is an actual season that lasts about 5 days I swear.  We went from the upper 60’s to the low 90’s in about a weeks time it seemed like.  Today it is about 93 … Read the rest

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Ice Cream Shaker Card – Hero Arts Ice Cream Stamp Set

Hero Arts Ice CreamAnother hot day in Las Vegas.  Another day to play in my nice cool crafty palace.  Wahoooo

The heat brings to mind summer and what says summer better than ice cream cones.  When my girls were little we had an … Read the rest

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Happy Planner Update – May Finished Planner Pages

Happy Planner UpdateHaving purchased the Happy Planner over a month ago, I have been having a lot of fun documenting my daily comings and goings.  Its a great grown up kind of diary complete with cool pretty stickers, colorful gel pens, photos, … Read the rest

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Ice Cream Birthday Card – Clear Card

Ice Cream Birthday CardWith the temps here climbing into the 100 degree range, a cool refreshing ice cream cone just tastes so darn good!  The trick is to eat it before it can melt. LOL  My freezer is stocked with the basics, vanilla … Read the rest

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Hoppy Little Baby Card – Stampin Up Made with Love

Hoppy Little Baby Card

Good morning!  I dreamt of making baby cards last night.  So when I got up this morning and got that first all important cup of coffee in me I was ready to start creating.

But first I really needed to … Read the rest

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My New Create 365 Happy Planner

Happy PlannerHaving just got over the cold bug I seem to have caught the scrapbook planner bug.  Must be from all that surfing around the interweb while I was sick.  Found a few blogs that had posts about their planners and … Read the rest

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Happy Graduation Card Tutorial – Embossing Paper Technique

Card Tutorial - Embossing Paper TechniqueGood Morning my fellow peeps.  With my coffee in hand I am settling into the Crafting Palace to create.  Wahoooooo.  LOL  Last night I cleaned the previous creating bomb mess and my desk is already to start a new project.  … Read the rest

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Circle of Spring Mother’s Day Card – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Circle of Spring Mother's Day Card - 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Circle of Spring Stamp Set makes a great Mother’s Day Card.  Stamping your own background in the colors of your choice is a great way to personalize your card.

 Circle of Spring Mothers Day Card

  • Circle of Spring Stamp Set
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Avant Garden Birthday Card Tutorial – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Avant Garden Birthday Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little SistersIt is warming up in my neck of the woods and it feels sooooo nice.  And unfortunately I came done with a bad cold which has sidelined me for the past 2 weeks.  Ugh I hate being sick but I … Read the rest

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Counting Sheep Scrapbook Page Layout – 2

Counting Sheep Scrapbook Page Layout - 2

Here is the 2nd page to complete the Treasure Box Designs Counting Sheep Scrapbook Layout.  I fell in love with the paper combination I used.  And cutting the numbers from the silver glitter paper made the layout just sparkle.

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Happy Birthday Card using Kraft Cardstock – 2 Crafty Little Sisters

Happy Birthday Card

During my crafting retreat weekend with my sister I was able to finish this Happy Birthday Card for a dear friend.  I got to use my new flower punch and my Spectrum Noir markers.  The Stampin Up Linen thread added … Read the rest

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Make A Medallion Thank You Card Tutorial

Make A Medallion Thank You Card Tutorial - 2 Crafty Little Sisters

It is nice to be able to make a quick card should I need it, this Medallion Thank You Card is great for that.

I love the two tone stamp set and the endless color combinations that are possible.

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