Saturday, March 26, 2011

Guess what?!!? I am a designer for Treasure Box Designs!!!!

Yes, you read it right!!! I am now a designer for Treasure Box Designs!!!! I am sooo excited to be part of this DT!!! I just LOVE LOVE LOVE TBD paper piercings!!! 

You have seen me create with them many many times!!!

Here is a 2 page-layout I created about my Cub Scout! It was this year's Pinewood Derby!!

His car reached 152 MPH!!!

Dad was helping make the weight just perfect for the race!

Materials used:
TBD- Treasure Tot(Boy Scout Fun) 
K&Company Paper- Boy Scouts Of America
Sakura Gelly Roll White pen

Go check out TBD!! They have a sale going on right now!!!

And Emma's new stamps are just PERFECT!!! They are not just for cards!!!

Friday, March 25, 2011

My Creative Time's Blog Hop

Hello and welcome to My Creative Time's Blog Hop!! If you are coming from Nikki then you are on the right track, but if you just happen to visit then you have to make sure you go back and start with Emma!! 

There will be one huge giveaway!! All you have to do is make sure you leave a comment on all blogs and you will be eligible to win all 4 new stamps sets from My Creative Time!! 

For today I got to use the newest stamp set called "Just a Little Note to Say..." and I just had to use the Spanish sentiment "pensando en ti" I also used the cutest banner that comes in the other new set "My One and Only" stamping only the edges, one at a time, I made the banner smaller to fit my sentiment!

I made a two-page layout and a card.

Yep! That's me!!

Materials used for 2 page LO:
Treasure Box Designs: Say Cheese File
Basic Grey Paper: Origins Collection
Basic Grey Die Cut Pieces Origins Collection
Basic Grey Buttons
MS Twine
EK Border Punch
Deco Art Glamour Dust

Materials used for card:
Paper Pup Cart
DCWV paper
Basic Grey Button
MS Twine
Peachy Keen Stamps

Now, how about some more candy?!!?!?
 I am giving away a pack of 2 Sakura Gelly Roll pens in white!!

All you have to do is leave a comment and tell me which 
My Creative Time Stamp set is your favorite!!! 

Next on the hop is the talented 

and just in case you get lost along the way... here is the line-up!

Melanie ~             

Thursday, March 24, 2011

I am a La Tiendita by Market Street Stamps Designer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I can't contain my excitement!!!!!!!! I am sooo honored to have been asked to be part of this awesome design team. Ever since Angelica came out with her bilingual stamps; I have been waiting for more!!! And now Patty and I will be designing with La Tiendita by Market Street stamps!! 

¡¡No puedo contener mi emoción!! Es un honor para mi que me hayan pedido ser parte de este equipo de diseño tan talentoso. ¡¡Desde que Angélica sacó su set bilingue de sellos, bueno pues he estado en espera de más!!! Y ahora Patty y yo seremos las diseñadoras de La Tiendita de Market Street!!!

These are some of the cards I have made with her BFF set.
Aqui están algunas de las tarjetitas que he hecho con el set de BFF.

I do want to say that this excitement is bittersweet as our dear Angelica is going through a really tough time right now. But, I am sure that her grandpa would want to see her smile... so lets all send her our love! make sure you visit Market Street Stamps for their March release!!! You will LOVE them!!!!!

Quiero decir que esta noticia tan bella llega en un momento muy difícil para Angélica. Pero estoy segura que su abuelito hubiese querido verla sonreír... ¡vamos a mandarle nuestro cariño! ¡¡¡No se les olvide visitar Market Street Stamps para que vean las linduras que sacó a la venta este mes!!! ¡¡¡Les van a encantar!!!

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

My Creative Time's "My One and Only" NEW stamp set!

Hello my crafty friends!!! I don't think I have ever checked my mailbox so many times in one day!!!!! I knew I was getting the newest stamps from My Creative Time! and when they did get here (later than usual!) I started working!!! I made this cute card using the "My One and Only" stamp set!!! Oh soooo cute!!! and of course the first sentiment I had to use was the Spanish one!!! I am entering this card for the Peachy Keen Tuesday Challenge, they have a super cute sketch!!
¡Hola amigas escraperas! No creo haber revisado mi buzón tantas veces como hoy!!! ¡Sabía que me estarían llegando los nuevos sellos de My Creative Time! y cuando me llegaron (más tarde de lo normal) me puse a trabajar!! Hice esta linda tarjeta usando el nuevo set "My One and Only"!! Lindísimo!!! y claro que tuve que utilizar el sellito en español!!! íEstaré entrando al reto de Peachy Keen de los martes, tienen un esquema super lindo!

Here it is:

I used the following:
Twinkle Toes Cart
Peachy Keen Sketch
SEI Penelope's Potpourri paper

I just read on Emma's FB that if you order today when the official release happens they will ship out this weekend!!! and YOU do NOT want to miss tonights Ustream!!!!!

See you there!

¡¡Acabo de leer en el FB de Emma que ahora cuando saquen a la venta los sellos nuevos los estará enviando este mismo fin de semana!! ¡¡no se vayan a perder el Ustream!!!

¡¡Las veo alla!!

Monday, March 21, 2011

Sassy Lil' Card Sketches featuring Nikki Sivils!

Hello all!!! Happy Monday and happy SPRING!!! Oh man! I hope the spring weather comes soon!!! No more showers please!!! 

Today is another Sassy Lil' Card Sketch day!!! Make sure you enter this challenge because you will LOVE the candy!! It is sponsored by 

I used this collection:

It is sooo cute!!!

here is the sketch you have to follow in order to participate!!! and you DON'T have to use Nikki Sivils on your project!! 

and here is my card!

I loved working with Nikki Sivils product!! and as always, cameras don't do justice to the beauty of colors on our projects!!

Thank You so much for taking a peek and don't forget to go visit Sassy Lil Card Sketches and enter their the challenge!!!