Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Theme Thursday Challenge - Something New

This week's theme was to use something new....I just purchased this new collage' sheet of bundled up vintage kids so I chose to use it for this ATC. Please check out all the wonderful submissions at:

ATC - All Bundled Up

One close up....
Here's the entire group...

I created these ATCs for a private swap over at my Vintage Photo Group at Yahoo!....

Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Created By Hand Challenge - Chalks

I created this Row House Tag using stamps, papers, ephemera and fluid chalks....please check out all the lovely submissions at:

Monday, December 29, 2008

TMTA - Countdown to see all the wonderful submissions this week...

Mixed Media Monday - What I Love Doing....

This week's theme was: What do you love to do?....I love to create vintage collage' pieces. You can see all the fabulous submissions this week at:

Sunday, December 28, 2008

Sunday Postcard Art - Open Theme

This week's theme was open so I decided to do a New Year's in Paris postcard. You can see all the great submissions this week at:

Saturday, December 27, 2008

Home for the Holidays ATC Swap - Christmas House

From Top Left:
Kris Dickinson, Heather Bloom, JoAnne Balaz;
Teri Chinen, April Dudko, Carolyn Utter;

Such adorable little house ATCs ladies! Thanks so much for an amazing swap!

Art Creation Friday - Challenge #6 to see the beautiful submissions this week....

Thursday, December 25, 2008

Theme Thursday - Merry Christmas and Tag Challenge to join in on the challenge this week!...
I would like to wish everyone a very Blessed Christmas and a Peaceful New Year!

Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Sunday, December 21, 2008

Saturday, December 20, 2008

Mulberry Batik - The Winter Forest

I created this Birthday card for my Step-father who turned 80 on the 19th of December.
Happy Birthday to you!

Friday, December 19, 2008

Vintage Santa ATC Swap - Yahoo! Group

From top left:
April Dudko, Heather Bloom, Vonda Roberts;
Carolyn Utter, Muriel Fulgione, Rosalie Ackerson

Thanks ladies for a fabulous, festive swap!

Art Creation Friday - Our Italian Honeymoon to join in on the challenge!

The Vintage Veranda Challenge DEC 08 02 -Red, Green and Bling!

Here's my submission for Lyneen's challenge over at The Vintage Veranda. You can join in here:

From My Friends

These beautiful cards are from Louise Granlund (ATC and Holder) and Sarah Hemphill (bird card). Aren't they lovely! I'm very lucky to count you ladies as my friends. Thank you so much! ((HUGS)) - Kris

Make a Moo or Two - Alice in Wonderland to check out all the magical submissions this week....

TGIF Challenge - Toys to see all the wonderful submissions this week...

Friday, December 12, 2008

Proximity - A New Award

My friend Gayle was so nice and sent me this award. "These blogs invest and believe in PROXIMITY - nearness in space, time and relationships! These blogs are exceedingly charming. These kind bloggers aim to find and be friends. They are not interested in prizes or self-aggrandizement. Our hope is that when the ribbons of these prizes are cut, even more friendships are propagated. Please give more attention to these writers! Deliver this award to eight bloggers, who must choose eight more and include this cleverly-written text into the body of their award."

Here are the blogs I've chosen:

Darlene's Blog:
Heather's Blog:
Carrie's Blog:
Faye's Blog:
Lorraine's Blog:
Sarah's Blog:
Louise's Blog:
Lyneen's Blog:


TGIF Challenge - Santa Claus is Coming to Town

I chose to use the Moo I made for this week into an ATC for the TGIF Challenge. You can see all the wonderful submissions at:

Make a Moo or Two - Christmas to see all the festive submissions this week...

Art Creations Friday Challenge #4 - From the Heart to see all the beautiful creations this week...

ATC - January 1st 1926

Monday, December 8, 2008

Think Monday Think ATC - Red to see all the wonderful submissions this week...

This also qualifies for the Stampin' D'Amour Christmas card challenge....why don't you join in!:

Sunday, December 7, 2008

Monday, December 1, 2008

SDA November, 2008 ATC Swap (Groups 1-3)

Group 1:
Kris Dickinson, Linda Freeman, Julia Ziemann;
Alice Hyde, Kathleen Miller, Pam Sparks;
Lyneen Jesse, Louise Granlund, Sarah Hemphill.

Group 2:
Kris Dickinson, Kim Andersen, Kathleen Miller;
Alice Hyde, Susie Dally, Lyneen, Jesse;
Eileen Sterba, Pamela Jin, Carolyn Utter.

Group 3:
Kris Dickinson, Robin Woodward, Cindy Dorr;
Paulette Akagi, Jan Larson, Laura Van Vleet;
Kathleen Miller, Liz Ketter, Dena Sawka.