Friday, December 2, 2016

Welcome December!

 Tag Your It~Celebrating 24 tags of Christmas
Our December challenge over at Gecko Galz.
Stop by the  Gecko girls design team blogs as my teamies have made some gorgeous tags and they  will be sharing how they created them! Also,if you leave comments on each blog,you will be eligible for some prizes from Gecko Galz!
ps sorry I am a day late, guess I never got the memo! no fear lots of time to backtrack and get in on the fun!

 Yes,this is what my space looks like in full creative mode! 
Where ever does she work you ask?
 there on the bottom left,just below my coffee in that 3x6 space! lol
 Using new as well as vintage Christmas pieces to make my tags
  On to other things... 
The month of October,I was lucky enough to be picked by The Artistic Stamper for the October Creative Challenge Winner! Yay!

 This is the beautiful set I chose!
 Thank you Jennie!xx

And here I have a gorgeous piece of artwork from the lovely Anita Houston,as well as cool die and fun page! I was lucky again and won this die from Anita's blog "The Artful Maven" giveaway!
Will you just look at that gorgeous color play!! on the envie as well!!
Thanks a million Anita! xx


Back to our challenge,this runs December 1st to the 30th.
Feel free to grab and share on your blogs.
There is only one rule, and that is you need to use at least ONE  product from Gecko Galz!!  
It can be one of the free products, stamps, collage images, or digital papers!
The winner will receive a $25 Gecko Galz Shopping Spree

Right click and "save as"
Thanks for your visit today-I am always so happy to read your comments when you visit, and I always make it point to visit you in return!
Sending warm winter wishes and hugs!
Jackie ")

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

feeling merry and festive!


Good morning everyone!
 I have been away awhile taking a much needed rest.
 While resting,I have been creating some art as well as spending some fabulous time the grands!
Today's post is a little bit of this and a little bit of that,so grab a cuppa and I hope you enjoy!
First up are a few more pieces I have done for GeckoGalz's "Decking The Halls"

Here,are a few pics of the storm we had just before our Thanksgiving here in the states.⛄❄❄❄
  On Saturday the 19th we had 74f degree weather and Sunday through Monday the 21st,this is what we ended up with!
 haahaa jokes on us we still had our screens up!
 and our poor birds!
 This year we had two of our grands with us for Thanksgiving
we had sooooo much fun!
 RileyJanelle had Poppa in stitches with Snapchat!

back at the house Logan and I baking cookies while Poppa and RileyJanelle put up the tree...
Notice Chum has to be in the photo as well? heehee silly dog!

serving up oatmeal cookies
okay so,they were supposed to be decorating the tree!

and now,a few sneak peeks of the art I have been working on for a Fantastic class I am taking with Sanda Reynolds!
Sanda is a lovely lady and such an inspiring teacher! 
Visit her at Artful Flight
Sanda offers three different classes at this time,and guess what?
 I am signed up for all of them! heehee 
These bits are from Art Journaling and Beyond. I'll show more when completed!

Just when you thought you were finished...
One last tidbit to share!
Jean Hardy at Crafty Individuals has some beautiful new stamps out as well as a giveaway! Have a look at all of the DT's makes they are beautiful! While there, enter the giveaway,and mention I sent you! ")

So now if you have made it all the way to the end of my post,don't forget to right click and save your free digital stamp today!
 More freebies like this on the other GeckoGalz teamies blogs!
 Stop in for a looksie!

Thank you for your visit! 
hugs,Jackie ")