Wednesday, December 31, 2014

STICKY POST

WELCOME to my Blog - this is an informational Sticky Post


David Goddard 

David Lee Goddard, 64, of Alger, Mich., passed away April 13, 2014 at his home. David was born in Flint, MI., on May 11, 1949, the son of Floyd and Ruth Goddard. He married his adoring wife, Linda Castle, on March 2, 1968, and together the couple raised two sons, Scott L. Goddard, of Charlotte, Mich. and Robb L. Goddard, of Dallas, TX. Mr. Goddard was employed at General Motors for 33 years prior to his retirement in 2000. He was a member of the Bristol Road Church of Christ Church, Flint. David loved his Lord and his family and enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time with his sons and grandchildren. David is survived by his wife, Linda; sons, Scott and Robb; grandsons, Aiden Goddard and Dylan Zopf; brother, Dennis (Ruth) Goddard, of Hickman, Neb., sisters, Sharon Goddard and Marcia Spencer, both of Columbiaville, MI. He was preceded in death by his parents and grandson, Skylar. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held from 11 AM-12 PM, Saturday, April 19 at Bristol Road Church of Christ, 1315 W. Bristol Road, Flint, Mich. 48507. Service will begin at noon. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to My Brother's Keeper Organization of Bristol Road Church of Christ, Flint. C.L. Forshee & Sons Funeral Homes, Inc., Twining Chapel, was entrusted to arrangement


April 13, 2014
 I am writing this message regarding my brother-in-law Dave. - Linda my sister married Dave in 1968 - they have two boys Scott and Robby. 
Today Dave went home to be with the Lord - please pray for the family - thank you- 
Have a blessed day - Gail Scott



1. ALL CHALLENGE BADGES are listed at the bottom of the blog
2. All Badges Awards I earned for entering challenges are in the tab at the top
3. Pictures of my family are in the tab at the top

4. Links to Blog Hops for Design Teams will be listed below as well as the link to Design Team Blog Challenges.

5. If you cannot find a posting - there are two ways to accomplish this: Scroll through my blog postings OR - the easiest way is to go to my blog ARCHIVE Listing - which is on the right side of my blog just past my Crafting Buddy List
 

My Email address:  utb01@att.net 
Have a lovely day! Gail

DESIGN TEAMS



Tuesday Throwdown Weekly Challenge
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Diane Daydream Designs
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Monthly Challenge - A Creative Need
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Friday Challenges - CHRISTMAS CREATIONS
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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Tuesday Throwdown Team B

Welcome Bloggers. It is time for another challenge at Tuesday Throwdown!
I hope you will come over and join the fun.  

Here are a few of the guidelines for Tuesday Throwdown Challenge:  Limit of 3 cards/projects per challenge that fit the theme using a digital or rubber stamp. Anything Goes are allowed a maximum of 2 entries.
For more detailed guidelines, please click HERE

Today's challenge is:
Vintage, Shabby or Chic

We are sponsored by Really Reasonable Ribbon
Here is my Vintage Creation
using Black Ribbon from

by Really Reasonable Ribbon



 
Recipe
TH Bookmark and Tag Die
TH Components Rubber Stamp
K and Company Rose Cardstock
Kraft Cardstock
Scrap of Kraft Cardstock for Stamping Image
Memento black Tuxedo Ink
Paper Flowers
Button Black Brad
Really Reasonable Black Ribbons - Compliments of Nana Connie
Score Tape

Why not stop by Really Reasonable Ribbon to view all of the lovely selections
After your visit,
Come on over and join in on the fun at 
  & upload your creations for the challenge!
 ~ See you there! ~


Thank you for stopping by!

I would like to share with the following challenges:


Just Be Creative  ATG 1 each day 4/15
DL ART April Linky Challenge ATG 1 each day 4/15 
Just Keep On Creating UE ends 4/26
CHN patterned Paper Challenge April UE 4/30
Crafting by Design ATG UE April Challenge  4/30


Sunday Glitter and Sparkle - Anything but a square card 1 of 3  4/19 






Sunday, April 13, 2014

He Has Risen ~ Just like He Said

Recipe
Double Easel Card
White Cardstock for base of card
Patterned check cardstock
Stampendous Cross with heart stamp and sentiment
MFPaHC Jesus on the Cross, Easter and Scripture Stamp
PowderPuff Chalking Ink - Purple Passion
PowderPuff Chalking Ink - Mocha Mama
Fiskars Cloud Punch
Scrap of Plain Purple Cardstock
Recycled Kleenex box - Fiskars Stamp - cut twice for support
Dimensional for the Easter Sentimen
Crop-a-dile corner rounder


I would like to share with:
April Just Keep On Creating UE ends 4/26
CHN patterned Paper Challenge April UE 4/30
Crafting by Design ATG UE April Challenge  4/30

Sunday Glitter and Sparkle - Anything but a square card 1 of 3  4/19
Sunday - Blessing Ink Amusing Challenge 1 of 2 - Easter
Monday - Craftin Desert Diva ATG UE 4/13 
Monday Victorine Stamps Easter
Wednesday- Wacky Wed More than favors Easter UE 4/22 
Thursday Cute Card Thursday Easter UE 4/16 
Friday Sister Act Cards CH #52 UE  4/17


 

Spring ~ Easter Card

Recipe
Double Easel Card
Base White Cardstock
From the scrap box - decorative patterned papers & Purple plain cardstock
Recycled Purple Kleenex box cardstock for middle layer of cloud
Fiskars Cloud Punch
Crop-A-dile Corner Rounder
PowderPuff Purple Passion Chalking Ink
Stampendous Stamp Set - images & sentiments
Bugaboo Digital Stamp - Spring Time
Spectrum Noir Markers
Hampton Arts Glitter Chalk for clouds and grass
Pop Up Dimensional for the cloud sentiment
MFPaHC Easter Clear Stamp
Thank you for visiting my blog - have a blessed Sunday
We did church at home because our church has no power today 
due to the storms that came through yesterday.
 

I would like to share with:

Just Be Creative 1 each day 4/13  ATG 
DL ART April Linky Challenge ATG 1 each day 4/13

April Just Keep On Creating UE ends 4/26
CHN patterned Paper Challenge April UE 4/30
Crafting by Design ATG UE April Challenge  4/30

Sunday Glitter and Sparkle - Anything but a square card 1 of 3  4/19 
Monday - Craftin Desert Diva ATG UE 4/13
Monday Victorine Stamps Easter
Wednesday- Wacky Wed More than favors Easter UE 4/22
Thursday Cute Card Thursday Easter UE 4/16

Friday Sister Act Cards CH #52 UE  4/17
Saturday Catch the Bug Spring Time 2 of 3  4/18


Saturday, April 12, 2014

PIllow box Christmas Card


Recipe
Crafty Secrets Pillow Box Template - I used it for a Card
Christmas Patterned Cardstock - Unknown as my cover fell off
MFPaHC Stamp Set - Joyous Season
PowderPuff Chalking Ink Green with Envy
PowderPuff Chalking Ink Maraschino  Cherry
Memento Black Tuxedo Ink
25 - Fiskars Stamp
Fiskars Square Punch
Velcro for closure
INSIDE:
MFPaHC Stamp set  Joyous Season

I would like to share with:
April Just Keep On Creating UE ends 4/26
Crafting by Design ATG UE April Challenge
 
Crafty Secrets April Linky Party 4 of 4
 
Monday - Craftin Desert Diva ATG UE 
Friday Sister Act Cards CH #52 UE
 
Thursday CRAFT Christmas 4 of 5
CHNC Weekly Add a Square or make it square - I added a square UE
Christmas Card Weekly No Patterned Paper or ATG UE
 




Carson Easter Card

I created this Double Easel Card with an Action Wobble for my grandchild, Carson. He will have fun playing with the Action Wobble behind the bunny face. 
Thanks for stopping by and have a blessed day! Gail

I learned how to create a double easel card by watching the video from Frenchie. I have to say - it was EASY!  f you would like to make one too - click HERE to view her video.
 
Double Easel flat front ready for envelope


Double easel Opened

Action Wobble behind Bunny Face

Recipe
White Cardstock for base of card
Designer Paper Scraps for front of card & the opposite side inside card
Crafty Secrets Bunny oval shaped digitals
White cardstock scrap for stamping Bunny Face
Bunny Face Peachy Keen Stamps - Wide Eyed and Bushy Tail
Action Wobble behind Bunny Face
Memento Black Tuxedo Ink
Hampton Art Glitter Chalk for cheeks of bunny stamp
Sentiments - MFPaHC stamps
Impression Obsessions Bunny Die
Scrap of gray cardstock for bunny at top of card next to sentiment

I would like to share with:
April Just Keep On Creating UE ends 4/26
CHN patterned Paper Challenge April UE - used on the front base of the card
Crafting by Design ATG UE April Challenge
Crafty Secrets April Linky Party 3 of 4
 
Sunday Chalk-Ah-Lot Cafe - Easter with Chalk - 3 of 3
Hampton Art Glitter Chalk used on Bunny cheeks of the action wobble stamp

Monday - Craftin Desert Diva ATG UE
Monday Victorine Stamps Easter
Monday Crafty Boots Easter UE
Wednesday- Wacky Wed More than favors Easter UE
Wednesday Action Wobble - use Peachy Keen Face 1 of 3
Thursday Cute Card Thursday Easter UE
Friday Sister Act Cards CH #52 UE 
Saturday HIMCR Super Scrap Saturday  3 of 3

 

Double Easel Spring & Easter

Howdy Bloggers -
Well, all I can say is that I am on a roll with the double easel cards! I am so enjoying this new feature for me - they are easy to do and expand my creativity as well. I suggest you give it a try -honestly they are easy to create - I like EASY!

I learned how to create a double easel card by watching the video from Frenchie. I have to say - it was EASY!  f you would like to make one too - click HERE to view her video. 

Thank you for stopping by. May your day be filled with joy and happiness because of what Jesus has done for us! Happy Weekend - Gail

Recipe
White Cardstock for the base
white cardstock to print the digital stamp
Scrap of white cardstock to stamp the cross & a longer piece for the top of card 
to stamp sun, heart, and dove
All Designer Patterned Papers scraps used on this card
Purple Plain Cardstock scrap
Bugaboo Digital Stamp Spring Friends
Sharpie Markers
Hampton Arts Glitter Chalk - used on Bunny, some of the tulips,
 butterfly, grass, sun, both hearts, and dove
Memento Black Tuxedo Ink
PowderPuff Chalking Inks: Very Berry, Lemonade, 
Purple Passion, Maraschino Cherry - I just love using this ink! Best Ever!
Die - Namics Sew Nifty die for the Spring Sentiment
Spring Sentiment Stamp - MFPaHC
Cross, Sentiment, Sun, Heart, and Dove - Stampendous Stamps
Have a Blessed Week.
Thank you for stopping by


I would like to share with:
April Just Keep On Creating UE ends 4/26
CHN patterned Paper Challenge April UE - used on the front base of the card
Crafting by Design ATG UE April Challenge 
I am entering Chalk N Stock Challenge - it is a fun challenge come and join me
Chalk N Stock ATG 4 of 4 - Hampton Art Glitter Chalk used on Bunny, some of the tulips, butterfly, grass, sun, both hearts, and dove &  PowderPuff Chalking Inks used to stamp cross/sentiment, sun, larger heart and dove
 
Sunday Chalk-Ah-Lot Cafe - Easter with Chalk - 2 of 3
Hampton Art Glitter Chalk used on Bunny, some of the tulips, butterfly, grass, sun, both hearts
Sunday Red Carpet - Hop 3 of 3

Monday - Craftin Desert Diva ATG UE
Monday Victorine Stamps Easter
Monday Crafty Boots Easter UE
Monday Love to Create ATG for Kids 3 of 3
Wednesday- Wacky Wed More than favors Easter UE

Thursday Cute Card Thursday Easter UE

Friday Sister Act Cards CH #52 UE 

Saturday HIMCR Super Scrap Saturday  2 of 3
Saturday Catch the Bug Spring Time 1 of 3

He Is Risen ~ Easter Card

Double Easel Card Flat and ready for envelope
Double Easel Card Set-up
Recipe
Double Easel Card
White Cardstock for base of card
Scrap of Kraft and Black Designer Cardstock
Scraps of Kraft Cardstock - Plain
Cuttlebug Embossing Folder
MFPaHC Easter Stamps
Die-Namics Die -Sew Nifty - using the spool for the sentiment
behind Kraft cardstock sentiment - Kraft Cardstock Designer Cardstock
Black Memento Tuxedo Ink
Pop Up Dot behind Sentiment
Black and Silver Glitter Organza Ribbon
Have a Blessed Week.
Thank you for stopping by

I would like to share with:


Just Be Creative 1 each day 4/12  ATG
DL ART April Linky Challenge ATG 1 each day 4/12


Monday - Craftin Desert Diva ATG UE
Monday Victorine Stamps Easter UE
Monday Eureka Stamps Ribbon and Bow 3 of 3
Monday Crafty Boots Easter UE
Wednesday Wacky Wed More than favors Easter UE
Thursday Cute Card Thursday Easter UE

Friday Crafts for Eternity Easter 3 of 3
Friday Jo's Scrap Shack Easter 3 of 3
Friday QKR Stampede Easter 3 of 3
Friday Sister Act Cards CH #52 UE
Friday Totally Paper Crafting Easter 3 of 3
Friday Stamping for the Weekend - Your Favorite Stamp 1E This is a great stamp!
Friday Go To Gals 3-D Easter Project 
Saturday HIMCR Super Scrap Saturday  1 of 3



 

Friday, April 11, 2014

Double Easel Easter Card

Howdy Bloggers:
I learned how to create a double easel card by watching the video from Frenchie. I have to say - it was EASY!  f you would like to make one too - click HERE to view her video.  Have a blessed day and thank you for stopping by ~ Gail ~
Front Double Easel Card - ready for envelope
Opened Double Easel Card - Ready to be displayed

Tilted to see the sentiment - I did the same border idea for the sentiment as Frenchie did in the video

Recipe
White Cardstock for the base of the card
Scraps of Kraft cardstock patterned  to cover card
Scrap of Kraft Cardstock plain
IO Die - Bunnies
Scrap of Grey Cardstock
Die-Namic Die -Eiffel Tower
Memory Box Die - Isabella Butterfly
Scrap of Gray Cardstock
Butterfly die cut colored with Hampton Arts Glitter Chalk
Scrap of Black Cardstock for center of butterfly
Die-Namics Sew Nifty Die - spool of thread
Center Sentiment spool: Kraft Patterned and Kraft Plain Cardstock Scraps
Dimensional for sentiment to pop up
Scrap of Kraft Cardstock patterned
Scrap of Kraft Cardstock plain
Happy Easter Sentiment Stamp MFPaHC
A time for Praise Clear Dollar Stamp
Colorbox black Ink
Micron Brown Ink Pen for Faux Stitching

Have a Blessed Week.
Thank you for stopping by


I would like to share with:

Chalk N Stock ATG 3 of 4 - Chalking used on the butterfly to color
 
Sunday Red Carpet - Hop 2 of 3
Sunday Chalk-A-Lot Easter with Chalk - chalk used to color the butterfly 1 of 3
Sunday - Sentimental Sunday Vintage 2 of 3 
Monday Crafty Boots Easter UE
Monday - Craftin Desert Diva ATG UE
Monday Victorine Stamps Easter U
E
Monday The Kraft Journal Paris or France 2 of 2
Wednesday Wacky Wed More than favors Easter UE 
Wednesday Simon Says Wednesday Easter 5 of 5 
Thursday Cute Card Thursday Easter UE
Thursday DL ART Thankful Thursday Easter 3 of 3
Thursday Paper Crafting Journey For that special lady 3 of 3
Friday Crafts for Eternity Easter 2 of 3 
Friday Go To Galz Easter Card 
Friday Jo's Scrap Shack Easter 2 of 3 
Friday QKR Stampede Easter 2 of 3 
Friday Sister Act Cards CH #52 UE 
Friday Totally Paper Crafting Easter 2 of 3
Friday Simply Create too No Digis and no stamped images 1 of 3 
Saturday HIMCR Black White and Kraft 1 of 3 - gray added and I did use chalk on the butterfly that is grey as well - not sure if this will count - which is OK if it doesn't. :)