Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Crafty Crop Night Treats

Jaded Blossom recently released a new stamp set for us craftersIt is called Crafty Candies and Craft On stamp sets and can be found here. The sentiment used is also from Jaded Blossom called Stamp Addict stamp set. Since the stamps are clear cling, they can be cut apart to fit in the space on bag topper.Those candies are using EK Success 3/4" Circle punch. A small cello bag is used to enclose 6 Hershey kisses.

Here's the individual bag:
Bag topper and off set contrast is a cut file from the Silhouette Store called 6 Bracket Labels with Shadow. Bag topper base is brown card stock with a pink inside off set. Message is stamped using Momento Black Tuxedo Ink.
SVG Adhesive Gun Cut file is from SVGcutting. File name is called Kawaii Crafting found hereResize the file to be 1-1/2 x 1-1/2, then pop with foam squares. There are two shades of red, shades of grey and white card stock used for this adhesive gun.
Back of topper:
Those treats:
Did these inspire you to make any treats?  Have a crafty day.

Monday, May 2, 2016

Shades of Purple Lei

This Lei is named: Orchid Lei.  It is made for my Grand Niece in her favorite colors.  See the Blue and Gold Lei posted a couple days ago,  too. The ribbon size used for this lei is 7/8" wide except for the "spikes" which are 1/8" wide gold and purple color.  This lei has a spiral effect.  Purple and Lavender colors used for this lei.  There is a combination of sheer and solid satin. Finished lei length is 42" long.  

If you wish to make one for a special event, instructions can be found when you visit the island of Hawaii (Oahu).  Check out the retail store and schedule lessons at U'I Mau A Mau LLC.  They do have a website: www.uimauamau.com. There are many types of lei samples on their site but in person hands on instructions are a must in order to complete the first lei.  But if you can't make it to the Island and live on the West Coast, contact  Chris Tanizawa at ctanizawa@gmail.com for FREE lei making classes in Union City, California. She has various lei kits for purchase and has a schedule for her classes.

Here's a closer look:
Hope this will inspire you to make a lei, too. Have a crafty day.


Friday, April 29, 2016

Graduation Lei in Blue and Gold

This Lei is named: Orchid Lei.  It is made for a upcoming graduation.  Majority of the ribbon size used is 5/8" wide.  Those little "spikes" are 1/8" Ombre Green ribbon. This lei has a spiral effect.  School colors of Blue and Yellow used for this lei.  There is a combination of sheer and solid satin. Finished lei length is 42" long.  

If you wish to make one for a special event, instructions can be found when you visit the island of Hawaii (Oahu).  Check out the retail store and schedule lessons at U'I Mau A Mau LLC.  They do have a website: www.uimauamau.com. There are many types of lei samples on their site but in person hands on instructions are a must in order to complete the first lei.  The 1/8" Ombre Green ribbon can only be found from this store and they will galdly mail it out to you. But if you can't make it to the Island and live on the West Coast, contact  Chris Tanizawa at ctanizawa@gmail.com for FREE lei making classes in Union City, California. She has various lei kits for purchase and has a schedule for her classes.
And, here's a closer look:
Have yourself a crafty day, and, maybe you will try making a lei, too.


Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Tri-fold Step Graduation Card

Another graduation card.  This A2 card is made for someone graduating from Middle school. School colors are Blue and Gold.  Decorative paper from Scrapbook Customs Graduation Pride with Diamonds.  Blue and Gold card stock from Bazzil.  Card style is called Tri-fold Step Card from the Silhouette on line Store. So easy to cut and make mats using the Silhouette. Dimensional stickers used throughout this card from Sticko: The Happy Graduate. Graduate Jumping Girl SVG image is cut file from SVGCutting.com. This card can be collapsed in a couple ways. Here's one way revealing the stickers used:
Another way to collapse this card revealing the graduation year:
Here's one way to fold the card:
And, the second option:
Fully flat, card measures 11-3/4"
Left panel: 3" inside decorative panel with 3-1/4" and 3-1/2" solid card stock mats. Graduate Jumping Girl is adhered using a Action Wobble.
Action Wobble working hard!
Center section: Graduation Silhouettes is from Impression Obsession Die #DIE296-T on the decorative paper.  Dimensional stickers used from Sticko: The Happy Graduate stickers used on the top and bottom panel.  To customize this card, name is made using the Ariel Font cut in Blue card stock using the Silhouette.
Right side panel: Numbers are custom made using the Ariel Font cut using the Silhouette.
Overhead view:
Another view:
Back of card: stamp from Lawn Fawn Just for You
Thank you for stopping by to visit today. Have a crafty day.

Monday, April 25, 2016

Blue and Gold Graduation Inside Step Card

For the month of May, graduations are quickly coming up.  This A2 card is made for someone receiving their Master's Degree.  School colors are Blue and Gold.  Decorative paper from Scrapbook Customs Graduation Pride with Diamonds.  Blue and Gold card stock from Bazzil.  Card style is called Inside Step Card with Cover from the Silhouette on line Store. So easy to cut and make interior mats using the SilhouetteFront cover Yellow card stock mat embossing folder used is Darice Graduation Hat.

Dimensional stickers throughout this card used from Sticko: The Happy Graduate
Graduation Silhouettes is from Impression Obsession Die #DIE296-T
Open the card to reveal: Numbers are customs made using the Ariel Font cut using the Silhouette
Overhead view:
Here's the card "flat" revealing the entire inside: width is 11-1/4".
Graduate Jumping Girl SVG image is cut file from SVGCutting.com. Jumping Girl has a Action Wobble attached in the back. Name label custom made using the Silhouette Label called Banner 2 from the store. Silver Foil paper used for the Banner. Name is a print and cut, then popped with foam squares to resemble the dimensional sticker "Follow Your Dream".
Here is the Action Wobble in action:
Graduation Hat can be found in the Silhouette on line store:
Cut message is using the Silhouette Ariel font library and sizing the letters appropriately with a back offset.
Back of the card: stamped image is from Lawn fawn Just for You
Thank you for stopping by today to visit.  Have a crafty day.