Thursday, June 18, 2009

A little work .. a little play

And... "play" came first. lol Thought I'd share a new Fancy Pants layout I did , using the new Kraft Kuts line from Fancy Pants. ( which I LOVE..btw)
You can see all the lines HERE.

In the photo... my Aunt Viv, Uncle Al and my Mom.

Title if done with Coordinating stickers from the Kraft Kuts line... and FP chipboard letters.

The center of the Flower was stamped using one of the stamps from the "Delight" stamp set.


The design on either side of the photo .. is also from the Delight Stamp set.
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Okay..that was the "play" part of the day...that means work came next.
I spent a good part of the day, cleaning, and organizing my room. Each project I work on ..it seems.. leads me to take out more and more "things" and not get them put back where they really belong. After a very short time.. things get pretty out of control in here. I love organization!... so that means.. every once in a while it's time to just re-group and get things back where they belong. Not to mention... a little dusting was needed. Okay.. ALOT of dusting was needed. One of the glories of living in the country on a gravel road.

I even let my little spool fairies out to play for a bit.
When it comes to dusting ... I wish I didn't like "stuff" so much. grr

Oh.. how I love jars of stuff. lol

I even dusted off and re arranged the top of the hoosier. ( yay Vic) ..
I could so easily ignore it. lol

Although.. I love rubber stamps.. thank goodness Acrylic came along..so I can have more.. and store them easier.. because I was out of room.


Oh.. and last but not least... I have to share with you.. my new little flea market find lamp. I so reminds me of something that would have sitting on my grammies night stand. Love it! It makes me happy!



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I wanted to tell you that Pink Persimmon has a new challenge going on also.. so dont miss it. You have got to see these doll created with their new stamps!!
Oh my goodness!
Here's the scoop.....
Pink Persimmon continues their one-year birthday celebration with a new challenge! The Paper Doll Challenge has started and ends on Friday June 19th.They just introduced their new stamp set "Lottie" and she would really like some friends to play with! Create a paper doll of any type, size, style, or material and post a link to your creation on the Pink Persimmon Blog. Place your doll on a card, layout, canvas, or just let her run free around your computer.Random winner will receive the Lottie Stamp Set and a selection of vintage embellishments and papers.
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Okay... it's sunny and the birds are singing so.. off I go...
Hello new day!!!
( which is the title of one of my favorite Roger Clyne songs)
You can hear it here...

13 comments:

Michelle said...

I love that Lay out and had to laugh that I have a Uncle Al too!

your studio is just delish, thanks for sharing!

Sugar Bear said...

Adore the little lamp! Your crafty area looks fab!
Karla

Regan said...

oh my..that layout is so pretty, just love it!

Tam, I am said...

Vicki your layout is off the charts! I love how you did the word day! And your room is to die for! However, I can totally relate when it comes to the whole dusting thing! ugh!

Susan said...

Your art room is so pretty - makes me want to come play with you! I love all your goodies and that new lamp is to die for. You are getting me in trouble - I must have that Lottie stamp set!
Susan

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

Oh Wow Vicki ... please forgive me for being so far behind on blog commenting ... I have SO enjoyed a little trip through your crafting area ... how vintage & beautiful!! Your creations always inspire me and now your creative way of storing your "stuff" has inspired me! THANKS!!

Karin said...

This totally gets me inspired...I'm slowly working on organizing my craft room.....

TattingChic said...

That is very sweet! Love your studio, too! :)

janel said...

Gosh, I love that layout, love the heart on the 'y'. Your 'haven' looks just beautiful...of course I would expect it to be just like you...full of goodness and wonderful things. Have a great weekend.

Jami said...

Oh my goodness - thanks so much for sharingthese photos! I love your room - especially the hoosier - wow!!!

Leslie Kamm said...

Can you come decorate for me? LOL! The talent within you touches everything - you just amaze me!

Love you!

Kara Ward said...

I am listening your blog music while working in my studio. We have similar taste in many things. LOL...love it! Your photos are gorgeous! All I can say is wow!!!! I hope to be all moved in to your studio by next Tuesday! LOL..mine is still a bomb. I would love to clean on Father's Day but I don't see that happening. I would probably get beat! I spend too much time in my junk hole as it is now! Look at your schedule and please come to KC. You can stay with me...and I want you to go to Vintiques before it closes. My hubby is gone next week to Virgina. Just come say for a few days. If you can take the kids and the dogs, we would have so much fun. Pleeeez!

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