Saturday, January 30, 2010

Let Them Eat Cake ATC Swap

My ATC...
...and the ATCs I rec'd:
From left: Rhonda Mum, Frieda Oxenham, Wendy Robinson.
This was a 3/3 swap celebrating Marie Antoinette Mail Art's 1 year Birthday. Thanks ladies for a great swap! - Kris

Friday, January 29, 2010

You Rock!

I created this "rockin'" card for a 11 year old's birthday.

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Tag Tuesday #36, Time to see all the wonderful submissions this week.

Published - Stamper's Sampler February/March, 2010

I received my copy of the new Stamper's Sampler for February/March 2010 and was pleased to find 3 of my cards inside. These were all challenges and were created in 2009.
Congratulations to my friends Lynn Stevens, Louise Granlund and Wendy Robinson as they have works published in this issue as well! How fun!

Monday, January 25, 2010

Mixed Media Monday - The Games People Play

(***Please click on picture to see details close-up!***) I had a great time creating this zetti games doll for the challenge. Please check out all the great submissions at:

Saturday, January 23, 2010

ATC Swap for January - Yahoo Group

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

Another fabulous swap ladies, thanks so much!

Friday, January 22, 2010

Merry Marie ATC Swap

From top left:
Kris Dickinson, Heather Bloom, Michelle Carrier;
Wendy Robinson, Jan Larson, April Dudko;
Kim Smith, JoAnne Balaz.

Thanks for a wonderful, festive swap ladies!

Thursday, January 21, 2010

ATC - Romantic Marie

I created this ATC for a Valentine Marie Swap at VPI Yahoo Group.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Ode to Mother Nature

Wild Child Rock Star

And now for something a little different. I had fun creating this "cool" teenager birthday card.

Monday, January 18, 2010

ATCs - Believe in Faries

A close-up...
...and the entire group (please click on picture to see details close-up).
I created these ATCs for a private swap on Yahoo.

Mixed Media Monday - Wings

Thursday, January 14, 2010

ATC - Sweet Marie 6

This is the 6th ATC in my "Sweet Marie" series.

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

ATC - Sweet Marie 5

This is the 5th ATC in my "Sweet Marie" series.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

ATC - Sweet Marie 4

This is the 4th ATC in my "Sweet Marie" series.

~1,000 Post Blog Candy ~WINNERS ANNOUNCED~

Grand Prize: Runner-Up Prize:
~AND~ Kris' Surprise! I've put together a fabulous collection of Marie Antoinette collage sheets with a bit of bling added in. No picture, this is a SURPRISE!
I just went over my 1000th post to this blog and to celebrate I've put together a collection of fun blog candy which will go to three lucky people.
....and the WINNERS are...
Grand Prize: Heather from Blackpool, UK
Runner Up Prize: Diva Kreszl, Toms River NJ, USA
Kris' Surprise: Ukka, Mockba, Russia
How exciting for me to know people from around the world are viewing my art. Winners please email me your mailing addresses and I'll get your candy in the mail asap.

Thank you to all my faithful followers...I so enjoy creating art for you. - Kris

Monday, January 11, 2010

ATC - Sweet Marie 3

This is the 3rd ATC for my "Sweet Marie" series.

Sunday, January 10, 2010

Mixed Media Monday - Something New

Zettiology is very new for me and I also wanted to play with this new paper doll sheet by Helga at Artchix Studio. Please see all the submissions this week at:

Sunday Postcard Art Challenge - Windows to join in on the challenge this week. I call this one "Love's Window".

Gothic Arch Challenge - Birthstone: Amethyst

I chose to use my Mother's birthstone which is Amethyst. Please see all the lovely submissions at:

ATC - Sweet Marie 2

This is the second ATC in my "Sweet Marie" series.

Saturday, January 9, 2010

ATC - Sweet Marie 1

This is the first ATC is my "Sweet Marie" series...

Friday, January 8, 2010

Sunday, January 3, 2010

Mixed Media Monday - Leftovers

Pretty much everything on this card is leftover from one project or another. You can join in on this fun challenge at:

Vintage Western ATCs by Sarah Hemphill

My friend, Sarah Hemphill, sent me this wonderful collection of ATCs and I just had to share. To see more of her fabulous art, please visit her blog: Thank you so much Sarah, it was a wonderful surprise! - Kris

Friday, January 1, 2010

Happy New Year, 2010!

Happy New Year, 2010! Here are some vintage postcard images to celebrate this festive holiday. Please feel free to save and use these images. I wish you the best in the new year! - Kris