Thursday, December 31, 2009

Happy New Year's Eve w/ Sassy Studio!

Well Hello Hello my friends!!!

To finish off this year with a bang...Sassy Studio challenge this week is a fun one!

This week we were challenged to make a card/project representing something we do for New Year's every year...usually me and hubby stay in and we are asleep by midnight haha! this year we have a little bit different of a plan! I can't wait it's going to be a blast!!!

So go on over to Sassy Studio's blog for more info. >>> HERE!

Have a WONDERFUL New Year and be safe!

Thursday, December 17, 2009

Little Christmas House!

Hello Hello! Things have been busy here...with the Ohio trip...(I had so much fun!) and getting ready for Christmas but I'm managing and making it through YAY!

I wanted to come on and share the little Christmas house I made for the gift exchange with my fellow scrapbook chic's! I made it a few weeks ago just hadn't got a chance to post it untill now. I think it came out so cute..I even made me a pink one that I haven't yet finished or taken pictures but I will try to soon but for get this :)

Isn't it so cute? I myself have to say so just because it is haha!

Wednesday, December 09, 2009

Whimsical Wednesday News & Sassy Studio Sneaky Peek!

This week has been a CRAZY one for me...but I'm getting through it and posting a little late like the way it's been the last few weeks...after the Holidays I will have it back together...there is just SO much going on right now my head is spinning and it won't stop haha!

First of all I'm delighted to announce today that I am now a part of the Whimsical Wednesday design team!!! Jessica's little ones prepare a sketch for us each week and we make a card using any image, papers ect. to share with you all! Doesn't that sound fun? I think so! is the card that I made for today's Whimsical Wednesday and I used a VERY new digital image that is coming to a store near YOU...Sassy Studio Designs of course hehe! We all love Stocking Stuffers right? Well Sassy Studio Designs will be releasing some ADORABLE Stocking Stuffer images on Dec. 15th so stay tuned for more to come!

Don't forget to visit all the other Whimsical Wednesday design team's blog for more wonderful cards done with the sketch..if you would like to join us click on over >>> HERE!

Friday, December 04, 2009

DZ Doodles Color Challenge!

Over at DZ Doodles we are having a color challenge and want you to stop on by and play along! You could win some DZ Doodle images if you do!!! So come on over >> CLICK HERE! for more details and the deadline.

I'm sponsoring the challenge this week and my colors were brown, pink and orange! And of course, I used the cute little bear image that they are carrying in the store.

Thursday, December 03, 2009

Sassy Thursday Challenge & Design Team Call!

This was my week to make at Sassy Studio's to make a card for the challenge along with 2 other of the Sassy DT's! We were to use a beautiful snow picture as see and join go on over to Sassy Studio's blog HERE...right now and join us in this weeks could be a winner of 2 free Sassy images of your choice!

And WAIT! Don't forget Sassy Studio Designs is having a Design Team call!!!! Who wouldn't LOVE to be on Lindsay's awesome team! Well if you would like to try out head on over to Sassy Studio's for more info. CLICK HERE it will take you straight to the post with all the info.

Wednesday, December 02, 2009

Whimsical Wednesdays & Sassy Studio Designs!

Today I did the fun sketch challenge at Whimsical Wednesday challenge #13! Here is the card that I made using the digital image is from Sassy Studio Designs....isn't the little girl too cute? They also carry it the little boy to purchase in the store! Go on over and join the fun challenges at Whimsical Wednesday they are lots of fun!

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

Some More Cards to Share!

I got 2 more cards done for today's release...a little late but better late than never right? So here they are...don't forget to scroll down for today's release info, fun & games going on all day long at Sassy Studio Designs!

Sassy Studio's New Year's Release!

Today is the big day...Sassy Studio's New Year's Release day! I have a card to share with you with one of my favorite images...and the design team will be sharing more cards with you on their blogs as well. We will all be meeting up at the party blog later on tonight for some chit chatting and if you join us you will get a surprise!!! So here is all the info. you need to know for today's release!

*Images are released RIGHT now so head on over to Sassy Studio's online store HERE and purchase one or all of them!

*blog hop info. from now till midnight tonight...Where is that ELF? Go to each blog member's blog and look all over for her...well you are on your search leave us DT ladies all comments on our blogs. When you find the where you found her to You will be entered to win a prize! ONE winner will receive 3 SSD images of their choice! Here are the blogs you want to search..


*The freebie and blinkie will be on the party blog after 1pm MST/12pm PST until midnight.

*Chit chatting will be going on from 5pm MST/4pm PST - 7pm MST/6pm PST. Hope to see ya there!

Don't forget to come by and visit my blog during the day tomorrow I will post some more cards done with the new release images!

Have a fabulous day!

Sunday, November 29, 2009

Sassy Studio's New Year's Sneak Peek!

Hello & Happy Sunday!
Before I have to get ready for my Stamping class today I wanted to get on over here to blogger and post a little sneaky peek for you. Sassy Studio Design is having a New Year's release this next Tuesday, Dec. 1st (eeeek! can you all believe it's the 1st already!) I used one of my favorite images...I just LOVE this one she is a blast to color and is so cute!

I hope you all have a WONDERFUL day!

Thursday, November 26, 2009

A Card for my Dear Friend!

I made this card for a VERY dear friend of mine Mary Ann...I figured I needed to start making cards for people and actually send them out! I'm SO very bad about this! She received it loved it and even framed it...can you believe MY creation is up on someone's wall he he! I used to work with Mary Ann about 8 years ago at a law firm and we were very close friends..I do miss her so much and we recently had lunch together..boy it makes me wish we would have gotten together a lot more the last few years! I'm just so grateful for a wonderful friends! In fact, I'm blessed with SO many & I'm also blessed with a WONDERFUL family! I thank God for them each and every day and I'm so glad I will be spending tomorrow with them on this special Thanksgiving Day! I hope you all have a Blessed & Happy Thanksgiving and God Bless you all!!! Hugs!

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

The Princess & The Frog

Sassy Studio Design's is having a bonus challenge for the NEW Disney movie The Princess and The Frog that will be released in theaters near you on Dec. 11th. This looks like a SUPER cute movie!!! To join the DT on this challenge head on over to Sassy Studio Designs blog and read for more info. HERE on how to join and you could be a winner! Don't forget your freebie image too...Lindsay posted it on the blog so you all can grab and get to creating!

Here is the card I made to inspire you with! Good luck to all of you who join!!!

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

Happy Anniversary Card!

About a week and a 1/2 ago was my parents Anniversary and I wanted to come on and share the card I made for them..I "ceased" a card from Splitcoast Stampers gallery. I can't remember exactly who's card it was but it was from there. The idea was so beautiful I just knew I had to make one too and what other than for this perfect day and for the best parents in the world!

Monday, November 23, 2009

DZ Doodles Weekly Color Challenge!

I have been so bad about updating my blog lately unless I "have" too...I guess with holidays coming up and me trying to get ready for the crafty fair I'm getting ready for that's why I haven't really had time. So sorry!

On to the fun stuff! This weeks colors for DZ Doodles color challenge are purple, blue and white. I just LOVE these colors together! All the different colors I have been using for Christmas cards with the color challenges are just wonderful...makes me think outside of the box of pink haha! Here is the card that I made for this weeks color challenge...don't forget to go on over to DZ Doodles and join in you could win one free image of your choice from the online store!

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

DZ Doodles Challenge & New Releases...

I'm a little behind in my posting here this sorry! But DZ Doodles has another color challenge for you all this week! You could win a free image of your choice so you do want to play along because on top of that there are NEW images to choose from!!! So here is this weeks challenge....

The colors are cream/tan, green, maroon/red
beautiful combo!
Here is the card I made for this challenge...

for more info. on this weeks color challenge head on over to DZ Doodles >> CLICK HERE!

I also wanted to share the card I made for the DZ Doodles newest images release! You gotta go by and check out what's new in the store! Diane has been drawing away!!!

Sunday, November 15, 2009

New Images @ Sassy Studio Designs!

It's a Winter Wonderland at Sassy Studio Designs! Lindsay of course, out did herself like she always does...and has some SUPER cute images that have been released right now!!! So, click right here >>> Sassy Studio Design store to get yours right NOW for your holiday cards! BUT WAIT before you click read on for fun, games and chatting later & check out my cards that I made using 2 of the new images.

Chit chatting going on over at Paper Craft Planet today from 11AM MST - 1PM MST (my time) 10AM pst- 12PM pst so come on over and join us! There will also be a freebie for those who come join us there for some chatting!

AND now for the game! It's called "Guess the Sassy" Each of the Sassy Studio Design team members has one of their favorite Sassy images posted on their you need to visit ALL the SASSY DT's blog to collect their guesses and leave comments. You must leave a comment at EACH stop and when you are done email guesses to Jacquie at You will have until midnight PST. ALL of those, who guessed correct, will be entered into a drawing. The winner of that drawing will win 3 images, of their choice, from the NEW release!! So let's play! Here is my image and the list of DT blogs you need to visit...

Friday, November 13, 2009

Sassy Studio's New Release Coming Soon!

Today I want to send a special shout out to my WONDERFUL parents and let them know that I love them with all my heart and soul and hope they have a beautiful Anniversary day together!!!

Now on to the Sassy Release...I have a little sneaky peek to share with you today! The new Winter Wonderland release will be on Sunday, Nov. 15th you don't want to miss it...for more details on fun, games and chit chatting go to the Sassy Studio Design blog HERE for more info. You don't want to miss out on this so I hope to see you around Sunday!

Thursday, November 12, 2009

Sassy Studio Sassy Thrusday Challenge!

Today us Sassy Ladies were challenge to use 3 out of 4 of these colors below...

Go over to Sassy Studio's blog to see more cards used with these colors...they are beautiful together...reminds me of all the pretty fall trees right now! You can also play along with us this week and enter a card to win free images!!!

I was so inspired with these colors...I really need to get used to using other colors besides PINK haha! So I made another card and added in pink...oooo la la! love the colors together aren't they so pretty?

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Sunday Fun!

This last Sunday my Angel Friend Mary Jane came over to spend sometime together. We had a great time of stamping and chit chatting and getting caught up since it had been a while since we hung out. We made a couple of cards with the new set she just bought from Stampin Up called delightful decorations..what a lovely set this is! We looked on Splitcoast Stampers to get inspration since we couldn't get started on our own haha! We got both these wonderful ideas from some ladies there...I should have wrote down their names to give them credit but I didn' sorry! are the two cards we made...

Monday, November 09, 2009

DZ Doodles Weekly Color Challenge!

This week DZ Doodles has another color challenge for you and a pretty one at that! The colors we were to use are any type of cream or light yellow, medium blue and a darker shade of blue. Loved using these colors together! Here is the card that I made...

I used one of the newest images in the store that's ready to be purchased right now! If you'd like to play along this week CLICK could be the next winner for playing!

Friday, November 06, 2009

It's a Sassy Turkey..Can it be true?

Yup it's true!!! Sassy Studio Designs released an image and a turkey card template today to the online store for you to use for gotta see them..they are too cute! I had a chance today to make a card using the Sassy girl and Turkey image and here it is...

I can't wait to get my hands on that Turkey template it's going to be so much fun!

If you would like to purchase them CLICK HERE!

Sassy Studio Designs is also having it's first sale ever! From Friday Nov. 6, 2009 - Monday Nov. 15th, 2009 you don't want to miss it.

I hope you all have a blessed weekend!

Thursday, November 05, 2009

A Sassy Paper Piecing Challenge...

On this Sassy Thursday...Sassy Studio Designs is challenging you to use paper piecing on the image you use on your card/project you make this week.

I made this card down below to inspire you to make your own and share with us at Sassy Studio could win a free image of your choice for playing along for more details and inspiration CLICK HERE!

here is a close up showing you all the pretty glitter on the globe. I used heat and stick powder from Stampin Up...after heating it I put dazzling diamonds to it!

Monday, November 02, 2009

DZ Doodles New Release & Color Challenge!

DZ Doodles did have a new release on Sat. Oct. 31st and I'm so sorry I totally spaced it out. Our friends services were the same day and I just really didn't have anything else on my mind but that. So I know I'm a little late but your never to late to go purchase those new releases! I made this card down below with the adorable little they have many more like it. Isn't he so cute!?!

DZ doodles is also having a FUN color challenge this week. The colors are RED, PINK & first I was like WHAT??? then after I put the colors together it came out beautiful...I think I'll be using these colors together a lot more!!! Go on over to DZ doodles for more info. on this color challenge. You don't want to miss out because you could win a digital image of your choice!

Here is the card I made for the challenge...

Sunday, November 01, 2009

A Mini Sassy Release & Blog Hop!

Hello All! I hope you all had a Happy & safe Halloween.

Today Sassy Studio Designs is having a mini release, a mini blog hop & chit chatting on Paper Craft Planet! The image I used up above in my card is just one of the few that is going to be released today! The design team has a lot more cards to share with you so be sure to visit them will also want to make sure you leave comments on EVERY DT blog you visit along the way because at the end you will find a SASSY surprise!

Here is the list that you will want to visit and leave a comment to get that surprise!

Valerie - you are here :)

Chit Chatting on Paper Craft Planet (CLICK HERE) will start at
4 pm PST (5 MST my time) - 6pm PST (7 MST). Hope to see you there!

Thursday, October 29, 2009

A Sneak Peek For Ya!

Sassy Studio Designs will be releasing more images on Sunday, Nov. 1st.

I have been sick in bed for the last few days but I did want to come on real fast and share with you some cards! The first one is a little sneak peek...

and the next card I made is also an image from Sassy Studio Designs that is available to purchase now in the online store. This card was made for the "Case" challenge here at Sassy can win prizes so go on to the Sassy blog to play along!

I hope to be feeling better soon and creating more by next week.

Tuesday, October 27, 2009

DZ Doodles Color Challenge!

DZ Doodles is having a color challenge this week. We were to use the colors orange and black...join in and play with all us design team members. You can get more info here and lots of inspiration! You could be the lucky winner!!!

I also wanted to let everyone know that comes by to read my blog that I might not be around to much this week. A very close family friend did pass away yesterday her name was Sandy. She was a very special person who I have known most of my life and will be missed dearly. Please pray for her friends and family they need lots of them to get though this. Thank you so much. Hugs!

Friday, October 23, 2009

Sassy Studio Sponsors....

Digital Tuesday!!! We were to make a card using things with wings. I choose to use Sassy Pixie from Sassy Studio Designs of course since it is one of my favorites!!! You still have a few more days so head on over to Digital Tuesday's Challenge blog and play could win some prizes!

Thursday, October 22, 2009

Sassy Studio Awareness!

Sassy Studio Designs had a mini release today! It's a great one at that! It's all about support and since it's October, Breast Cancer Awareness I figured I'd make 2 cards to give my support! The two images that are being released today are called "I'm a Survivor" and the second is called "Support a Cure". For every one of these images that are sold $1 will be donated to The American Cancer Society! Isn't this wonderful?!? So go purchase your super sassy supporter here!

A Sassy Sketch for A Sassy Girl!

This week was my week to make up a challenge at Sassy Studio Designs....and since I LOVE to make sketches that's what I did and here it is along with my card that I made for it. Don't forget to stop on by Sassy Studio's blog to view the other design team cards made with my sketch!

I'm so sorry for the poor photo...I just can't find the RIGHT spot yet to take pictures of my cards in my house. I guess next time I'll have to go outside to get some real true light because if not it looks yellowish!

I used a Sassy Studio digital image called Cocoa Carol that has just been recently released and is ready to purchase at the Sassy Studio online store!

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

It's almost time for NEW releases!

from Sassy Studio Designs! Tomorrow Oct. 15th is the big day but tonight Oct. 14th is the blog party WOO HOO! So come on by and join the fun, games and chatting. Here is the link where you can find all the fun at

6 MST/7

for more info. visit the Sassy Studio Blog.

Here is a little recipe book I made with one of the images...Domestic Diva that will be released tomorrow!!!
Don't forget to visit the Sassy 7 team blogs...they have lots to share with you too! Here are the links to their blogs...have fun tonight and have a WONDERFUL night!


Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Do you LOVE to Shop?

I know I do...and if you do too...then you have come to the right place! Sassy Studio Designs is doing it again...this Thursday, Oct. 15 NEW images will be released!!! I have a little sneaky peek for you tonight and so do all the other design team members so be sure to visit their blogs as well.

I will have another sneak peek for you tomorrow evening so be sure to come back and visit!

Here is a little schedule below of what's going to be happening the next two days...
"Happening Holiday Party" on 10/14
***The party will be going from 5-7pm PST and 8-10EST! At Sassy Studio Party Blog! (link to party blog will be posted tomorrow) There will be fun, chatting, and maybe a SURPRISE or two.
NEW Images released on 10/15

For even more detailed info. visit SASSY STUDIO DESIGNS BLOG!!!

Saturday, October 10, 2009

DZ Doodles & New Releases!

Helloooo! I'm back in business hehe! We are now settled into our new home and I'm loving it! Lots to be done but we are getting there.

I had a little time to make a very SIMPLE card in between the 100 other things that I have going on these days! DZ Doodles is releasing some more images today and I was lucky enough to work with this beautiful new digital image! I'm sorry the picture quality isn't that great...I need to find a good place in my new house to take pictures of my cards. But for now here it is...

Don't forget to visit all the other DZ Doodles design team member blogs to check out their cards done with more of the images that are being released today!

Hope you all have a great weekend! I'll be back on Monday to share some sneak peeks with you from Sassy Studio Designs!