Sunday, August 30, 2009

Flip Flip Card

This card was inspired from a gal who sent in a card for the current mission that Compassionate Cards is working on called IFPOA. I think she did a beautiful job and thought that I would love to try and see what I could create. Thanks so much for watching! XOXO, Julie. :0)

Just a Note! :0)

This card was made using DCWV "The Stack 6". I used the Fiskars treading water punch. I also used the just a note stamp that I got from Michael's on Friday. I Thanks for watching! XOXO, Julie. :0)

Saturday, August 29, 2009

Layered Card

This card was made with a DCWV polka dot card base, a Michael's dollar stamp, my Cuttlebug, and some flower embellishments, Enjoy! XOXO, Julie. :0)

Thursday, August 27, 2009

A Purse and So Much More!!! :0)

This was made using my Cricut Cartridge, Bags, Tags, Boxes and More. I did a fun little added twist that you end up with two presents in one! Enjoy! XOXO, Julie. :0)

My First Award from Karin! :0)

Hey Everyone!!! Look what Karin gave me!!! My first blog award! How exciting! Thank you so much! I feel like I'm official in the blogging world now. :0) XOXO, Julie. :0)

Ok so 7 random facts:

1. I am a reality show junkie.
2. I do my stamping and videos on my kitchen table. I do use a walk-in closet to store all my stamping stuff, but it's not big enough to do my videos in. I will turn my boys room into a stamp room when they move out(which I hope will be a long time). :0)
3. I have another blog called Compassionate Cards that focuses on giving cards to the elderly, people with terminal illnesses and domestic violence.
4. I am a very optimistic person.
5. I also like to do mosiacs as a craft.
6. I try to exercise at least 5 days a week.
7. I love fruits and vegetables.

I would like to give this award to the following 7 people:

1. Kristen
2. MarcyNSC
3. Jacque4u2c
4. happliy_ever_crafter
5. Junemac1
6. Scrapbkmom
7. Bearylish

Thank you all for visiting me and becoming a follower! XOXO, Julie. :0)

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Michael's and Joann's Haul

Hi Everyone! I got inspired from the book that my dad gave me so I went out to get few supplies to create some more fun cards! Take a peek at what I got! XOXO, Julie. :0)

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Diorama Technique

Ever heard of Diorama Technique? Well neither had I! LOL I received a great book from my dad and thought that I would try one of the new idea. What it is is a cut out frame with 3-D embellishments. I used the Mini-Monograms and the Wild Card cartridges. Enjoy! :0)

Saturday, August 22, 2009

Get Well Soon Treat Bag

The topper can be used as a card alone if prefer or you can attach the bag and the goodies and make a cute get well soon kit for someone you love or use in a bazaar. I used my Cricut to cut out the cute details on this card. Thanks for watching! XOXO, Julie.

Friday, August 21, 2009

Embossed Square Card

This card was made without any stamping involved. This is a DCWV embossed card in the back and then fun embellishments to make the card stand out. Thanks for watching! XOXO Julie.

Thursday, August 20, 2009

Baby Shower Favors, Card and Presents! ;0)

This is what I have been working on the past couple of days. In this video I show how to make party favors for a baby shower, a baby card and a sneek peak at the present that I got for their new little girl on the way. XOXO, Julie. :0)

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Michael's Haul and Giveaway!!! :0)

I went to Michael's today and got started on the giveway! Please subscribe and leave a comment to be entered. International subscribers are welcome! XOXO Julie.

Monday, August 17, 2009

Mini Mocha Challenge-Tips and Technique Tues!

I uploaded this a little early because I have a very busy day tomorrow! :0) This is a memento that I made for my grandmother for our fun trips! Enjoy your day everyone! XOXO Julie.

Approved by the Queen herself!

Hey Everyone! Ok so this is a really silly video of my grandmother and I shopping! We had so much fun that day just being silly. She has such a great sense of humor. You will see on the second part of the video my grandfather does as well. She insisted that I bring the paper to my Dad all the way from England! LOL This brings back so many great memories that I will cherish. I need a tissue.... LOL!

It's a Girl Thing! :0) Girly Card!

This card was made using the Cuttlebug, crimper and some fun embellishments. Enjoy! XOXO, Julie.

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Sea to Shining Sea

This fun card was made with a "film" like embellishment along with the gauze and other fun embellishments that I picked up when I was shopping in England. I think this created such a unique and fun ocean look. To view the video on Youtube, please click the link below:

Thanks for watching! XOXO, Julie. :0)

Saturday, August 15, 2009

You can win some of my London finds! :0)

Hi Everyone! I thought I would write you a quick note to say a big thank you for following me on my blog as well as Youtube! I almost have 100 subscribers on Youtube! What I have decided to do in order to celebrate is to give away some of my finds in London! Once I reach 100 subscribers on my Youtube I will start the contest. More details will follow! I can't wait! XOXO Julie. :0)

Thursday, August 13, 2009

London Fun Card Ideas!

Hi Everyone! I'm back! It took me a little bit to get adjusted to the time zone as well as recover from a cold, cough, and chest infection that found me on the plane! :0( This is a video of some of the fun cards that I found at a shop in Springfield. I have more videos that I will load later. If you can't wait. You can see them on Youtube under readysetstamp. I am so excited! It has so many great ideas. Enjoy! XOXO Julie.