Thursday, October 27, 2011

An the Winner Is...........

I'm really grateful to everyone that stopped by and a special thanks to those that left a message. All of you are winners but the random pic chose Netta (craftynetta).
This is the blog candy Netta has won. I hope she enjoys it and doesn't have this one.

Friday, October 21, 2011

SOC Anniversary Blog Hop

Celebrate Sistahood Blog Hop In honor of Scraps of Color's 7th Anniversary, myself along with some talented papercrafters, have teamed up to honor and celebrate sistahood and the wonderful women in our lives who make us laugh, cry, shout, scream, play, live.  We honor through our creativity and sharing our stories during this blog hop. Each sistah blogger will inspire you with her creativity and will also be offering up some blog candy! What is blog candy you ask?  It's a giveaway!  So sit back and get ready to be inspired with the Celebrate Sistahood Blog Hop.  Just start here, check out what I've created, follow the rules for entry and then move on to the next blog hop participant for your chance to win again and again. Be sure to visit each blog between Friday, October 21 and Sunday, October 23 for more inspiration and chances to win.  This hop closes on October 23, 2011 11:59pm est.   Winners will be posted on each blog on or before October 28, 2011. So be sure to check back!  

These are the sisters I have met in my travels.        
I did a layout of my Sisters that I have met in my journey across the US.  It is always a pleasure to met my dear Sistahs.

My layout is from my stash, I started with some craft paper 8 x 8 cut strips of pp with a travel them.  The letters are from the pack of K & Company Que Sera Sera, the flowers are Recollections Boutique fleur, 

So now if you haven't hop all over please do so.
Da Shawnna:
Yvonne:  (You are here)

 I have some blog candy that you have a chance of winning so if you are not a follower become one and leave me a comment about your favorite color.

Have scrappy good weekend.

Saturday, October 15, 2011

A - Z Blog Tag

A. Age: 58

B. Bed size: Queen -room is not large enough for a King.

C. Chore that you hate: scrubbing the kitchen floor.

D. Dogs: no

E. Essential start to your day: Coffee, coffee, coffee. Maybe something like to eat, not essential.

F. Favorite color: Pink, I like purple also.

G. Gold or Silver: I have them both and love them both.

I. Instruments you play: I took piano lessons and can play chop sticks well.

J. Job title: HWIC (head women in charge) (lifted this title from Vee on Creative Blessing

K. Kids: Seven, 4 sons and 3 daughters

L. Live: East Coast

M. Mother’s name: Mae Belle

N. Nicknames: Von

O. Overnight hospital stays: 1 delivery

P. Pet peeves: people who eat and smack

Q. Quote from a movie: Took a hard hard violent fall, kinda pin-balled down hit a lot of railings, broke a lot of shit. I'm not gonna say i survived I'm gonna say I thrived.- bridesmaids

R. Right or left handed: righty

S. Siblings: one older brother and one older sister (deceased)

U. Underwear: yes

V. Vegetable you hate: I dislike green beans

W. What makes you run late: I try to prevent this but I guess a lack of planning

X. X-Rays you’ve had: teeth, foot,

Y. Yummy food that you make: Cabbage

Z. Zoo animal: elephants, lions

if you have done this tag, I would love to learn more about you too- link me uP!
Leave me a message and your blog.

Monday, October 10, 2011

Feelin a little sick

My Granddaughter going to College was feeling a little under the weather a week ago so I decided to seen her a little pick her up. Something to put a smile on her face.
This image was a digi print from Fine Arts by Robert Jackson. This particular digi is under the tab of Lil folk, the title of this digi is Lil Sick. Digi stamps are easy to store and can be any size you desire.

The design of my card is called and easle card. I got the directions from Splitcoaststampers. There are written directions and a youtube.

I colored my card with chalks and the ribbon is Hug Snug seam binding that I colored with home made glitter spray.