Tuesday, January 31, 2012

a few sneak peeks

Hi !!! I don't know about you but I'm loving all of the new stuff being presented at CHA right now !!! Can't wait to get my scrappy hands on a lot of it. If someone told me "you can only buy one thing this year", I would get this collection from Echo Park ,LOVE IT !!!

I've been busy working on a few layouts for my friends Kristine's e-Book. (from Creative Scrappers).

...here's a  few peeks...

and a few peeks from the January kit from Birds of a Feather :)

and finally I've signed up to go to the Crop and Create in Moncton !!

 Looking forward to having fun with my scrappy friends Kristine, Stephanie ,Chantal  and Tracey !!!! and also meeting the incredible ladies hosting this event !!

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Birds of a Feather - February Kit

Hello friends,
This is what I'm playing with right now !!!!

Kit features Kissing Booth from Basic Grey :) and available here :)

Sunday, January 22, 2012

On Assignment

Happy Sunday :)
Just a quick post of this super sketch ( #192) from Kristine over at Creative Scrappers.
Love this one a lot and plan on using it again in the near future !!

On Assignment
Here's a few close ups. 
Papers are mostly from Fancy Pants.

He actually loves doing homework !!!! What a sweetheart :)
Bye for now.Hope you all have a great week !!

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Above all ,you love this one the most

Hello and welcome to my blog :) .
I wanted to share this layout I created for the weekly Facebook contest at American Crafts.
As many of you know Felix , has a strange attachment to this little toy sheep he named Tess-Tess. He has many,many,many stuffed toy sheep, but this one is his favorite .....we lost it again for 3-4 days , I found it under a Lego booklet in his room last night !!! I swear this thing has 9 lives !!!

Above all  you love this one the most

Supplies are mix of American Crafts, Pebbles Inc and Crate Paper.
Thanks for dropping by :)

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Nikki Sivils - The New Collections

Hi peeps ,
The full collections are now posted on the blog and they are gorgeous !! They will arrive at my house in a few weeks and I can't wait to dig in and create !!!

This collection was named after Nikki's grandmother...so sweet !!!

This will be a fun collection to scrap travel photos :)

Look at the yummy colors on this one :) 

If I had to pick a favorite collection, it would be this one!!!

People that know me know how much I love stars !!!! Hope Nikki sends me many of this one :)
LOVE  these :)
If you haven't seen these yet, go have a look at the entire collections HERE.
Thanks for visiting :)

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Bring on the snow

Hello blog friends, I'm still on a high about yesterday's post  !!! and still needing to pinch myself :)

I decided to play along with Purple Pumpkin's sketch challenge this month. My friend Tracey was even kind enough to send me a bunch of  fun boy embellishments she wasn't using ( she has three beautiful little girls :) )  Thanks again Tracey, you're a gem !!!
Here's the sketch....
and my take on it using  Echo Park -Winter Park collection. Love it !!! and from Purple Pumpkin-Twine and tickets :)

Thanks for visiting :)

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Nikki Sivils Scrapbooker Design Team !!!!!!!!!

I'm one of the new DOGHOUSE DIVA'S !!!!  ( and I didn't need to have a dog or have to be a diva!!)

WOW !!! 2012 is shaping up to be a great year for this happy little scrapbooker. Two days ago, I received a call from Ms Nikki and just about fainted , I was shaking so hard, I almost dropped the phone (twice) in the pot of pasta I was cooking at the time :) and my French accent was full on !!! ( It happens when I'm nervous :) ) Sorry about that Nikki and thank you again for one of the best calls ever !!!

I just can't wait to get started working with this talented bunch of women :)
Here's the list of my new partners :)

1. Julie Tucker-Wolek (Blog Coordinator)
2. Sarah Eclavea (Social Media Coordinator)
3. Deana Boston (Retailer Program Coordinator)
10. Marielle LeBlanc  (ME !!! )
and Katrina Hunt is their Design Team Leader

So very happy right now  :) and glad it's my day off today...too giddy to work !!!

Sunday, January 8, 2012

My addiction-Creative Scrappers sketch # 190

Happy Sunday !!!  The kids are a little sad today that it's the last day of their Christmas vacation...back to the routine tomorrow !!!
Anyhow, just posting the latest Creative Scrappers sketch and layout today.

This one was designed by Amarilys :) 
and here's what I created with this sketch.....;) having Starbucks coffee as I write this, LOL!!
My addiction

Supplies are from Crate Paper -Restoration collection , Cosmo Cricket and a Little Whimsy bird :)
Hope you all have a great 2 nd week of 2012 !!
Thanks for visiting :)

Thursday, January 5, 2012

Exciting news !! and a layout

Hello and welcome !
I have just been accepted as a new member of Birds of a Feather Kit Co. !!!

I think I will go by the name French Chick on the forum :) !!!
Amy has beautiful kits with lots of extras every month.....go have a look HERE
I can't wait to get started on this fun new adventure.....it may even get me to do more girly-girly stuff !!!
thanks again Amy :)

and now for a layout ( and gee ...it's kind of girly !!)

Supplies are from Crate Paper (Farmhouse collection), as well as chipboard buttons from Studio Calico and Pebbles inc.
As always,thank you for visiting.