Monthly Archives: October 2013

Happy Halloween

Last day of the month.  Where did the time go?  This will be the first year in 25 years that I am not taking my kids out trick-or-treating.  So instead, I made treat bags and boxes for my co-workers.

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The patterns are from My Scrap Chick.  Had lots of fun making them.

 

Fun Tag

I spent the past weekend in York, PA with a couple of good friends at Quick Quotes, Private Reserve.  We had a blast.  Put together an entire album with 20 pages.  I just need to add pictures.

We also did this cute tag.

Private Reserve Tag

We used Viva inka gold metallic rubs on chipboard.  This was a first for me.  I didn’t like using it, but I did like the results.

We also used the paints on some of the pages we did.  This is one of my favorites.

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You can see the shine better in this picture.

Already thinking about next year.  Can’t wait.

Pooh Swap

Winnie the Pooh is such a loveable little bear.  When I joined a Disney swap I knew that Pooh was the one I wanted to do.   I have had this cricut cartridge since it came out and it gave me the perfect opportunity to play with it.

Pooh Swap

The swap needed to have a character at least 5 inches tall, a title, and a journaling box.  I just had to add the sign.

Baby Paper Piecings

I have been busy working on my swaps for the month of October. I finished up the baby swaps first. This is what I made for baby boy using the color blue.

Baby Boy Swap

The pattern is from KaDoodle Bug Designs.

I also used a baby pattern from KaDoodle Bug Designs for the baby girl swap.  I did add my own little shirt to the girl, because I wanted to add more pink.

Baby Girl Swap

And for the neutral swap I used a pattern from Little Scraps of Heaven to make this adorable little rocking horse.

Rocking Horse

I am still working on the Thanksgiving swap and hope to post those soon.