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Hi, my name is Terri. I started crafting at an early age when my grandmothers taught me how to crochet and embroider on dish towels. Over the years I've tried many other crafting mediums, and have found my favorite in rubber stamping. My wonderful guy (Craig) supports me in everything I do........I'm very blessed!! I love learning new things and hopefully will inspire others to step out of their comfort zone and try a few new things. Thanks so much for stopping by....have a wonderful day!

Sunday, September 28, 2014

MFP Oriental Sketch Challenge #54

MFP Oriental Sketch Challenge #54
I was excited to use my new stamp set from Mark's Finest Papers for this challenge!

MFP Tutorial Challenge 118 - weathered wood

MFP Tutorial Time Challenge #118 -Weathered Wood

This was an awesome challenge and I will definitely use this technique again!  The directions were very easy to follow.  The stamp I used is from Fun Stampers Journey.

Saturday, September 27, 2014

MFP Color Challenge 39 - pink gray blue

I saw this sketch and thought it would make a pretty card using these colors.  The sentiment is from Mark's Finest Papers.

MFP Inspiration Challenge #80 - Ruby Falls

MFP Inspiration challenge #80 - Ruby Falls
The different colors really caught my eye as I looked at the pictures, so I made a background with a Stampin' Up stamp. The sentiment is from Mark's Finest Papers.

MFP Simple Salutations #114 - play ball

This was a fun, fun challenge for me.  I was never a player but an avid spectator of most sports...especially baseball.  I spent a lot of time in the bleachers and always joked that I had more blankets and sweatshirts in my car during the summer than I did in the winter!!!  I made the little baseballs out of  white candies and drew the laces with a red Copic marker.

Thank you Mark's Finest Papers for choosing my card as the winner of this challenge.  I earned the ALL POSTAL stamp set.

Friday, September 26, 2014

MFP Friends of Speedy TV Challenge #141 circular card

MFP Friends of Speedy TV Challenge #141 - circular card

It's starting to look like fall outside, so I wanted to use some fall colors for this card. The butterfly and sentiment are from Mark's Finest Papers.  I don't think of using circular cards very much, but this was a fun card to make and I can see me doing this more.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

MFP Sketch With a Twist #115 - yellow/gray

MFP SWAT #115 - yellow and gray
I used one of my favorite sayings for this card and chose a lacy-type background of gray and black.
I don't think of using yellow and gray together, but I like it that the challenges force us to use different color combos.....opens my eyes to a whole new world of possibilities.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

MFP Color Challenge. 38

MFP Color Challenge 38 - Red Yellow Blue
This cute image is from Penny Black. The sentiment is from Mark's Finest Papers. I need a little boy birthday card and this will work great!

Monday, September 15, 2014

MFP SWAT Challenge 114

MFP SWAT Challenge 114
I missed uploading my card by one minute......very sad Face!
But it was fun making it..... I'll just have to be a little quicker next time.

Sunday, September 14, 2014

MFP Friends of Speedy TV Challenge 140

MFP Friends of Speedy TV Challenge 140 - Card for a Child
Loved this little girl holding her bear and thought it would make a great card for a little girl! The finishing touch was a little sparkly butterfly given to me by my Mom as a present - :-)

Monday, September 8, 2014

MFP Inspiration Challenge #78

MFP Inspiration Challenge #78 - Flower Pot People
For my second entry for this challenge I tried to use all the pretty colors in the inspiration pictures. I used a new die cut (spellbinders) and a stamp set I received as a gift.  The words are from Mark's Finest Papers.  

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

MFP Color Challenge #37. green/black/white

MFP Color Challenge #37 - green black white
I used a sentiment of Mark's Finest Papers and a new die cut for the flower.

MFP Inspirational Challenge #78

I loved, loved the pictures for this challenge!  My sister had made some "flower pot people" and it reminded me of them.  I wanted to use a cute flower people too, and this is how to turned out.....

Monday, September 1, 2014

MFP Simple Salutatioons #112

MFP Speedy TV Simple Salutations #112
I picked math as my favorite school subject. I remember liking all my math classes.....with the exception of Geometry! :-).

MFP Sketch With A Twist #113

I had been saving  this picture to use on a card, and when I saw this sketch I knew he would make a great subject!