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Sweet Treat Card

Hi everyone! Sandy here to share today's Tuesday Card Fold project. I wanted to share something that is easy to make with just some simple scoring and folding.

But first, today's tip..... Score Tape is a must have in your craft box. It is one of the best tapes to use for bags and boxes.

 Christmas was so hectic around my home this year. I thought I was already until I realized that I didn't have a little something for the kiddos' teachers (the night before the last day of school before break this weekend, oops). So I decided to make a quick sweet-treat card for them.

How to make a Sweet- Treat Candy Card
Here is what you will need: trimmer, bone folder, ribbon, scissors, craft knife, cardstock 8 1/2x11, score tape, a finished card and candy

First you will score at 3cm, 6cm, 9cm and 12cm horizontally and then turn paper vertically and score at 3cm, flip and score other side at 3cm 
Next, cut at score lines to 3cm vertical fold and then trim off to the first score line. Se…

Die Cutting - Monday

Hi, Cristina here with Monday's die cuts and I am sharing with you a die cut I just recently purchased at the Scrapbook Expo a couple months ago; but first...

MY TIP: make extras if they are a solid color that way you have them ready for a new project.

                                    I used the 2 labels to make cute tags under each picture.
Supplies Used:  Spellbinders Shapeabilities "Address Book",  DCWV "Home for Christmas" paper stack, Maya Road canvas banners, Art Minds wood chips, Sparkle and Sprinkle glitter and stamp set, Tim Holtz "Vintage Photo", also Kraft paper.
I hope your enjoyed today's project. If you have a question, please leave it in the comments, and a DT member will get back to you.  You can visit me to see more card/project ideas at Vintage Pink. Also, you can join up to ourFacebook group: Scrapbook Blessings Clubfor more fun, games, inspiration, tips and techniques.       Thank you for stopping by and Have a blessed day! Cris…

Challenge #9: ANYTHING GOES

Hi friends! Its time for our first mini challenge... ANYTHING GOES! 

Scrapbook Blessings Club design team will be sharing with you some techniques from our previous challenges, but first lets see who our winner for the Tag Challenge is and the design teams top picks!!!

                                            The prize for this challenge comes from:
Challenge #8:  Cards with a tag Sponsored by Kenny K downloads Digi and rubber stamps from KennyK are a fun and edgy way to add the perfect dose of attitude and style to all of your creations!  Kenny K is giving away 3 digi stamps to the winner of our tag challenge.... 
Winner is

Top 3 Picks:
Crafting Vicky 

Congrats Ladies! Don't forget to get your badges, found on the winners page
 at the top of this blog.
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Stamp and Create is giving away a $20.00 gift certificate for the winner of this new challenge.

Stamp an…

My Friday Scrapbook Layout

A good Friday morning to all ... this is Carolyn from Granny Ma's Creative Blog with this Friday's Scrapbook layout.  My theme, or subject of interest is my great granddaughter, Isabella Grace.

Tip: let you imagination flow

I have several scrapbook's started for my five granddaughters, one grandson and now the two great-grandchildren.  I will have a busy 2014, I'm sure.
Thank you for stopping by to look at the finished page for Isabella's scrapbook.  
 Hope you have a blessed day and thanks for stopping by,

Decorative Pillow

Hello, Friends... And Merry Christmas!  Today I want to show you a pillow I made for a family member.   But first, my tip:  It's Christmas!  Love one another.

Check List:
Pillow Insert - purchased at WalmartPillow Cover - purchased at WalmartFlourish - purchased in Silhouette storeFont - PreciousPrint-Cut-Iron-On - Square1

I purchased an 18" square pillow insert and cover, both from Walmart.  The cover was $7.99 (I think) and the pillow was around the same in cost.  I should have bought these items at Hobby Lobby.  They had a bigger selection and I could have used their 40% off coupon.
The swirl flourish was purchased in the Silhouette store for .50 cents.  I color-filled it in black.

"Garrett" text was created using the Precious font (found at

Flourish Swirl and Garrett text were first printed on Square1 Iron-on using my home printer.  It was then cut using the Silhouette.  Next, just iron-on to the pillow cover. 

Insert pillow and done! 

I hope you e…

Glitter embossing

Hey kids!  It's Cindy for the Scrapbook Blessings Club blog today and I've got a fun glitter embossing technique to share with you. 

TiP:  Be sure and close your Versamark pad before applying the embossing powder.

Okay, grab the following supplies and let's get started :-)
Versamark pad
Embossing Tinsel (or you can use embossing pwd and glitter)
Heat tool
embossing folder
baby wipe

1-open the embossing folder and generously apply Versamark to one side  (I used the raised side and got glitter coverage on the background of the embossed image)

2- put your cardstock inside the embossing folder and run it through your Cuttlebug

3- apply your embossing tinsel (this has glitter right in it)  or you can mix embossing powder with glitter about half and half ...should look like the photo below:
I started with a white piece of cardstock.  As you can see I missed a little spot with the Versamark...oops.
4- put excess embossing pwd back into the container.  Clean your embossing…

Welcome our Guest Designer Alicia

Congrats to Alicia for winning Challenge #7 with her wonderful card using the Letterpress Technique we have asked her to be our Guest Designer and share with us a little bit about herself and her favorite projects.

Hi My name Alicia O'Bryant and I am a craft addict.  I have crafted for as long as I can remember.  I have been a "professional" crafter for 25 years.  I started making jewelry in 1988 for gifts and within a year I was selling my wares.  Jewelry was my primary artistic interested for many years, but along came my son.  After losing my first child I was going to document every moment of this child's life.  Well, I have!  He will be 14 soon and still being an only child has his every wish within my means and his every event documented.  I have scrapped so many soccer pages, I don't know if I can do another!  I get a little tired of all the boy pages, so I often scrap my nieces.  I scrap mainly traditional, but I have a flair with digital as well.  I rec…

Christmas Scrap Tags

Hi friends!  Sandy here for ScrapBook Blessings Club to share with you Saturday's anything goes project. We will be using different techniques to make Christmas Tags today.

First, I have my tip of the day for you.... Gather up those scraps, they make excellent tags!

Onto today's project...
I have a couple tags to showcase that I did using scraps (nothing was bought new for these) and the different card techniques used for 12 days of Christmas Blog hop. I did 12 videos with 12 different cards.  You can check those out of step by step instructions. Right now, I will just show you how I used the same techniques to make my Christmas Tags for this year.
If you are a member of our Facebook Group then you got a sneak peak of these tags.  Plus our current challenge right now is TAGS, just create card or project but make sure it has a tag on it!!!

First up is my favorite one!

Gold Emboss Reindeer:  supplies: embossing powder, heat gun, versa mark, ribbons, white gel pen for "snow&q…