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Ok so Misfit Crafter, let me explain. To me being a maker, crafty person, artsy being has made me feel less like a so called Misfit. So really Misfit I see as someone who just goes with the flow of life. So I am a Misfit Crafter. Also I am a mom of two beautiful beings & a wife & so much more.

Sunday, October 31, 2010

Happy Halloween!

Halloween Day and already my 3 year old daughter is asking me to go now. It's only 3:15pm. But we will be heading out early today to Town Square in Las Vegas. They start Trick or Treating at 4pm.
I hope everyone has a great time tonight. Post your pictures on your blog and link it back in a comment here and I will pick at random someone to win a prize.

Saturday, October 30, 2010

Stamping & Scrapbooking Expo Today!

I will be heading there in just a few minutes...then I will report back what I find.

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Blog Candy with 36 Copics....really 36 copics..

 Click on the picture for more info on how to enter!

the winner will be chosen at random on November 20, 2010.
Blog candy includes:
Creative Imaginations "Card Making for Dummies" Greeting card kit,
Spellbinders nestabilities, Making Memories Advent Calendar kit,
My Little bicycle PP's, cardstock, 10 things pockets, specialty tags, canvas specialty tags chipboard slider and "Merci" shortcake stamp.

Sunday, October 24, 2010

A couple of Cricut Cuts I Made for swaps...

My Little Glitter Bat

  • Used Hello Kitty Cart
  • Black & a purplish glitter paper from target. They are only $1 for two sheets & cut great.
  • Basic black card stock for the backing
  • Very important to use a quick dry glue like Scotch Quick Dry Adhesive when gluing together glitter paper. Also put a book or something on top of it while it drys a little or the pieces pop off.
 My Distressed Fence with a crow.

Poll up about Videos..

Please answer the poll on the right it will help me to finally put up the videos I have been promising.

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Great Simply Stories Video I found....

If you have been checking out my blog lately you may know that I am a Memory Works Consultant as well as a crafty chick. And that I recently made a simple scrapbook layout using Simple Stories from Memory Works.

I just found this great video about the Simple Stories System I hope to be adding up some of my own videos about the second set that just came out from Memory Works as well. See the Video below.

Gypsy News- Everyone heard yet...

I so need to get me a Gypsy before the end of the month.

Buy and register a Gypsy by Cricut by October 31 and receive

 6 (SIX!) free cartridges downloaded to you Gypsy - including

 the exclusive, all-new "Smile Cards" cartridge (and don't 

forget about Gypsy Wanderings and Gypsy Font cartridges 

that come pre-loaded on the machine).  It's a $419 value!!


Friday, October 15, 2010

Cute little Bat & Pumpkin altered Paper clips

Sending these altered paper clips to my aunt as well to help raise money for her 3-day walk. These paper clips are great to use as bookmarks, embellishments on layouts, cards, gifts and my daughters favorite...as little puppets. She took two of the pumpkins when I finished those and had them talking to each other for about 5 minutes. My kids helped a little with these. Till they got distracted 10 minutes later...lol. Sorry for the bad pictures was using my camera on my phone.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Some scrap pages & kits for 3-day walk fundraiser....

I made a few kits and layouts for my aunt to raise money to walk in the 3-day breast cancer walk. One of her friends died from Breast Cancer. Here are some of the ones I made.

Here is a kit I made from a swap I did on Creation Station Group on Cafe Mom. Thanks ladies for letting donate this to my aunt.

Tiddly Inks Blog Candy!

This blog candy has a bit of everything:
3 sets of acrylic stamps, stacks of paper, cardboard, bits and pieces of goodies, mirrors and magnets, some cardstock and envelopes, a few finished cards and most important a CD of Tiddly Inks images worth $50....you pick the ones you want up to $50. :) Wahooooo!!!!

Read more: http://tiddlyinks.blogspot.com/2010/10/blog-candy.html#ixzz12MIaxYvb

Monday, October 11, 2010

Salt Dough Ghosts-From Familygo.com

I Love these ghosts and trees...Found this last year on Disney's Family Go .com
I posted the ingredients and directions below. Here are the ones the kids and I made.
And a video on how to make them. Hope you like making them as much as we did.

Friday, October 1, 2010

ChipBoard book for my kids for Halloween

I made this great little book using one particular paper that had stories on it for Halloween.
All inspired by the one little Cricut cut of a pumpkin on the front.
I will update with the list of papers and other things I used later on but here are the pictures for now.