Monday, August 31, 2009

Sunday, August 30, 2009

Sunday Postcard Art - Fish to see all the wet and wonderful submissions this week...

Gothic Arch Challenge - Cupcake

Happy 2nd Birthday Gothic Arch Challenge! It's been a great 2 years of wonderful themes! You can see all the festive arches at:

Gothic Arch ATC - Marie Antoinette #5

This is the 5th ATC in my Gothic Arch Marie Antoinette series...

Saturday, August 29, 2009

A Trio of Autumn Cards

Designer papers and stamps by Stampin' Up!

Gothic Arch - Marie Antoinette #4

This time it's spring in Paris and Marie is ready for a garden party...this is the 4th in my Gothic Arch Marie Antoinette series.

Friday, August 28, 2009

ATC - Marie Antoinette Gothic Arch #3

Here's Marie dressed in all her Autumn finery. This is the 3rd ATC in the Gothic Arch-Marie Antoinette series...

Thursday, August 27, 2009

ATC - Marie Antoinette Gothic Arch #2

This is my 2nd in a new series of Gothic Arch Marie Antoinette ATCs...

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

ATC - Fun in the Sun

I created this ATC for a vintage bathing beauty swap on Yahoo...

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Tag Tuesday Challenge #14 - Trios to see all the great submissions this week...

Created By Hand Challenge - Nature to join in on the challenge this week. I call this card "Summer's End".
This collage was created using patterned designer paper, SU! and other vendor stamps, clip art and stickers.

Monday, August 24, 2009

ATC Swap for August - Yahoo Group

From top left:
Kris Dickinson, Laura Carson, Gina Atkins;
Connie Camp, Julia Ziemann, Phyllis Terrell;
Heather Bloom, Heather Robinson, Alice Hyde.

Thanks ladies for another amazing swap month!

Saturday, August 22, 2009

Dragon Blossom - Alcohol Ink Technique

This card incorporated alcohol inks, embossing and dry embossing.

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Theme Thursday - Seasons

This week's theme is seasons and I chose to create a piece that represents favorite season. You can see all the beautiful submissions at:

Wednesday Stamper Challenge - Paisley

Monday, August 17, 2009

The Widow Earp and The Wild West Women ATC Swap

This is the 6th ATC in my Wild West Women series. She's the Widow Earp...and she morns for Morgan still...
...and here's the entire swap. I sure had a great time making this series.

ATC - Miss Mona

This is the 5th ATC in my set of Wild West Women. This is Miss Mona....the madame with a heart.

Sunday, August 16, 2009

ATC - Marshall Maude

This is my 4th in a series of Wild West Women...She's Marshall Maude, the law in Laramie.

Gothic Arch Challenge - Little Boys to see all the great submissions this week!...

Vintage images by Kelly Burton's Collagevision:

Friday, August 14, 2009

Art Creation Friday Challenge #36

This is my submission for this week's challenge using this lovely vintage girl. You can see all the beautiful submission this week at:

Thursday, August 13, 2009

A Trio of Cards

I designed these cards for a monthly swap that I've participated in for 4 years. We have 9 participants and it's a local group.

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

***WINNER ANNOUNCED****2 Year Blogoversary

Today is my 2 Year Blogoversary. My, how time flies. I want to thank everyone that participated in my Blog Candy Giveaway. I had 67 responses and with I have plugged the numbers in and the lucky winner is #19...............Louise Granlund (Kard Krazy)!

Congratulations Louise! I'll have your candy in the mail tomorrow!

Many thanks to ALL my loyal followers on both blogs. You keep me creating and posting! ((HUGS)) - Kris

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Tag Tuesday #12 Challenge - More than a Tag

This week the challenge was to make an involved tag that opened in some way. My tag has a flap and is secured with velcro.

Saturday, August 8, 2009

Wishing for Fall...

Today is just too hot! I long for the cool, crisp days of Fall....
(Stamps by Rubber Stamp Tapestry...)

Tuesday, August 4, 2009


(***click on picture to see items close-up!***)
August 12 will be my 2 year Blogoversary for Nostalgic Collage'. I can't believe it's already been 2 years. I'm celebrating by offering this large collection of ephemera and embellishments as blog candy (there are 13 Collage' Sheet plus more!) All you need to do is leave a comment on this post and on August 12th I will use to pick a winner. Thank you to all my faithful followers and good luck.

***International friends welcome to join in!***

Monday, August 3, 2009