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I have been papercrafting for almost 15 years now. I love Stamping, Scrapbooking, Altered Items, and basically ALL Papercrafts. By day, I design packaging for pharmaceuticals. By night, I am stamping and creating in my craft room and I love make things into the wee hours of the morning.

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Sunday, January 13, 2019

Turtley Awesome Promotion ...

FSJ Turtles Turtley Awesome Stamps

I had to make a quick card for a co-worker. 
Whipped this up pretty fast. 
Perfect for a co-worker congrats on your promotion. 
Uses “paper shaping” that my BFF taught me. 
You use hot glue to “puff” the shells. I loved it. 
Turtley Awesome!!! 🐢

This stamp set is not new ... it's one of my definite go-tos!


I will have more on paper shaping in some of my next blog posts ... Stay Tuned!

ENJOY!!!

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Saturday, January 05, 2019

What??? .... Yarn Tote??? .... BRILLIANT

FSJ Tote turned into a Crochet Yarn Tote

I know I know ... Chelsea ... this isn't papercrafting!!!
Do you know that I also love crocheting???
It's so relaxing ... I love to crochet while watching tv and while traveling.

I had to share this FABULOUS idea that I had and did!!!!
Perfect for the crocheter on the go!!!


I received this tote last year from FSJ ... I like it ... But I have so many FSJ bags   :)
So why not turn it into a CROCHET bag!!!!


I bought this eyelet kit (Click HERE)
to make cool yarn holes in my bag.


I measured and put 4 small holes on the side of my bag.


You insert the large eyelet/grommet and 
hammer it in place to seal (see package directions).


The inside of this bag will be perfect to hold a pair of scissors and my crochet hooks.
I love the pockets in this bag.


See how great the yarns are accessible ... easy totable ... and protected ... and won't get tangled!!!
BRILLIANT!!!!!


Here is what my yarn looks like in the tote.


I can't tell you how much I love this project ... 
It was a fun little break from papercrafting ... ok .. ok .. ok ...
back to paper crafting  :)

For those of you who GASPED ... and said how could Chelsea do that to that bag???
It's still very functional and the holes are not THAT big that I can still use it as a bag.
Nothing will fall out  :)

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Monday, December 31, 2018

My Word for 2019 .....

Monumental Word

Do you choose a “Word of the Year”? 

With SO many great words to pick from, it can be tough to narrow down the selection.

In 2006 One Little Word was created by Ali Edwards.  She began a tradition of choosing one word for herself each January—a word to focus on, to live with, to investigate, to write about, to craft with, and to reflect upon as she goes about her daily life. 
See more about One Little Word HERE.

Then she shared this with her fans and the crafting community and it's taken off.

This year I have chosen the word MONUMENTAL.

Why???  Because 2019 will be a VERY monumental year for me and my family with all of the things planned.  Big Birthdays, Big Anniversaries, Kids Graduating High School, Kids going of to College, and Big NEW Adventures.  Thus MONUMENTAL seemed to fit for me.

Do you have a word???
I would love to have you share if you do.

Happy 2019!!!


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Sunday, December 30, 2018

Best of 2018 ....


I love this time of the Year ....

Reflection back on the year and looking forward to the next.

What a wild 2018 it was ....
Who would have known that I would have won so 
many accolades at the FSJ convention ...
then for that sales model to change in October

And now .... the plans for 2019 ... OMG!!!
I can not wait to share!!!!

Here are my Top 7 Blog Posts from 2018 .....


A revamp of my best pinned project dating back to 2011
Snowman Rosette Head
Check it out HERE


Pink Sock project for the High School Footbal Team
Check it out HERE


New Rosette wreath for Halloween
Check it out HERE


Frog Parts!!!
My favorite new stamp from the 2018 FSJ catalog
Check it out HERE


Team gifts from my heart!
Mementos from Mexico
Check it out HERE


FSJ Celebration 2018
I was so blessed to be recognized at convention
This post had a FABULOUS slideshow from Convention ... loved watching again!
Check it out HERE


I absolutely loved this valentine card.
Lots of great FSJ product in this project
Check it out HERE


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Friday, December 28, 2018

Are you a Blogger??? ....

If you are a blogger like me then you may be interested in this post.

I have come to love this website and application of my blog.

It's an easy way to show where to get the products that I am using for my projects.




It's fairly easy and it allows you to pull links from a variety of sites, not just one.

If you click on this link below you can get a FREE trial.

I really like it for my blog and for you tube video links as well.

Try it out ... see if you like it ... 
Happy to help my follow bloggers.



Thursday, December 27, 2018

What an AMAZING deal!!!! ....

Run don't walk ... there is an amazing deal at Spellbinders

Did you check out my LIVE last night on Facebook???

You missed A LOT!!!
There is an AWESOME deal over at Spellbinders!!!
Shhhh .... I'm not sure that they know it's there  :)

But that's what I do ... I share with my followers when I find GREAT stuff!!!

Spellbinders Prizm Machine

Here was my SNEAK PEEK ... Tool, Die, Machine ... 
But WAIT ... there is more ...
Sound like the Ginzu Knife commercial???

Spellbinders Prizm Machine

It's CRAZY good ... and it's $39.99!!!!

That's right!!!
$39.99

Here is the link to the product ... http://shrsl.com/14di5-1iit-cn905f_1-1

Did you catch my Facebook LIVE video?
Would you like to watch? ... Click this link or watch below




ENJOY!!!!

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Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Merry Christmas ....

Merry Christmas rosette Wreath featuring the Paper Fan die

I hope that you are having a wonderful Christmas!

I love this day ... just sitting around with family in PJs most of the day and playing!

Food, Fun, and Family that's what Christmas is all about in my book.


I made this wreath a few weeks ago but never posted.

Thought today was as good as any  :)

To see more of my wreaths or order a kit/instructions:


I hope that you are not too tired of my wreaths ... you might see another here or there
for more of the year round holidays .... 


ENJOY and Merry Christmas!!!

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Sunday, December 09, 2018

Poinsettia Christmas ...

peerless watercolors and fun stampers journey stamps

I recently have been seeing a lot of black and white images 
with a focal image colored in color.
I thought I'd give it a try with this card.

I colored this poinsettia with my Peerless Watercolors.
It's been a while since I broke those out ... I miss them!!!
I also tested out a new water brush that I love SOOOO much ... its by Nuvo.
It controls the water flow soooo well.  Not to much, not too little ... just right!






I used the Christmas Sprig ATS from Fun Stampers Journey for this card.
It's a nice and inexpensive stamp if you are looking for a poinsettia.

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Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Frosty is BACK!!! ....

Wonderful Christmas Ornament

So do you remember this guy???
For those of you who have been InkyStamper Fans for a while ....
he originally was on my blog on August 12, 2012
you can see that post here ... 

This post has had over 50,000 views!!!

He is now updated with FSJ product.

Interested in ordering instructions or a kit???

Instructions

Kit


I couldn't be more overjoyed that even after 6 years ... this guy is still my most popular item and post.  Thanks for the LOVE!!!!   I love him too!!!


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Monday, December 03, 2018

Holiday Card Hoopla!!! ....


Every year I do a Holiday Card Hoopla with my Peeps and 
we make 4 really great cards for them to get inspired (or start)
their card making.

It was this past weekend.
It was a blast and we also had a decorate your own cookie station  :)

FSJ and Spellbinder Christmas Card using the Glimmer Machine

Card using the mew Glimmer machine.

It's a wonnderful Time of the year card by FSJ

Fun card with one BIG senitiment stamp!!!

Lovely Ornament Card with Spellbinders

This ornament card was my peeps favorite card of the 4.

Spellbinders Snowman Card

Everyone seemed to love this little guy ... even though he had lots of parts!!



I have some extra kits on hand that I can mail out immediately with all supplies and full color instructions ... you just assemble!!!
interested??? ... just $10 and $3 shipping


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