Archive for January, 2009

How to make 200 valentine collages.

January 30, 2009

watch here for more information…..but you can start to collect your stuff :  paper, vintage valentine or reproduction, romantic pictures, dictionary or old book, flowers, buttons, german scrap pictures, ribbon, keys, doves, brides, hearts, bits of vintage looking emphema

scan and reprint any original products that you do not care to consume….

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Reward of Merit

January 30, 2009

vv-merit

Vintage elements:  german scrap, dictionary page, key and reward of merit

Paper used: red coordinates cardstock; velum and print cardstack

cutting systems: cricut, valentine  7″ , scroll and  nestability circle scallop

embellished left edge of valentine with cricut embossing plate, cricut butterfly

SU flower punch, MS butterfly punch

Embellishments: stamped white flowers, prima flower, velvet ribbon, rosette, german scrap rose, heart and zebra brads, and buttons

cutting systems: cricut, valentine  7″ , scroll and  nestability circle scallop

SU flower punch

Embellishments: stamped white flowers, mini post cards, rosette, velvet ribbon, german scrap rose, heart and zebra brads, dove and buttons, pearls

 You can bid on silent auction items for Feb. 14th’s Zebra Ball at

 http://carcinoid.maestroweb.com/

 Two-Night Stay with Theatre Tickets in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

With your two-night stay in a suite at the Lancaster Arts Hotel (Lancaster, PA), enjoy deluxe complimentary continental breakfast in the mornings. Stay between April 30 and May 17, 2009, to use certificate for two mezzanine seats for a performance of “The Foreigner” at the national landmark, the Fulton Theatre, in Lancaster, PA. This donation package was given in memory of Lancaster’s Fulton Theatre late Artistic Director, Michael D. Mitchell, who had carcinoid cancer.

Hotel suite is based on availability. Black out dates may apply. Theatre tickets are valid April 30 to May 17, 2009 only.
Category: Travel & Entertainment
 

 

Value:

$686
 
 

 

Donor(s): Fulton Theatre, Lancaster Arts Hotel

Remember Me Roses

January 30, 2009

Vintage paper used: postcard, dictionary page

Paper used: red cardstock; velum

cutting systems: cricut, valentine  7″ and  nestability circle scallop

Embellishments: stamped white flowers, stickers, rosette, ribbon, german scrap rose, heart and zebra brads

A valentine from the cutest sailor

January 30, 2009
vintage valentine for carcinoid cancer

vintage valentine for carcinoid cancer

Vintage paper used: valentine top layer of card, dictionary page

Paper used: red cardstock; multitone cream on white fabric; vintage print

cutting systems: cricut, valentine  7″, scallop and  nestability circle scallop

Embellishments: stamped white flowers, prima flower, vintage buttons, 7 gypsies stamp sticker, hat and zebra brads

Vintage Valentines for Carcinoid Cancer

January 29, 2009

Hi everyone,  This is a new blog to feature a project that I am working on for The Zebra Ball on February 14th in Chicago at the Pennisula Hotel.  The Zebra Ball mission is raise awareness for Carcinoid Cancer — this blog will feature collage with vintage valentines, paper art and a little extra a peek at the items available for silent auction the night of the fund raiser.  Go to www.thezebraball.com for event, raffle and auction information.