So Happy with Xyron and Teresa Collins AND A GIVEAWAY!!!

Happy Day to all my Xyron and Teresa Collins Fans!!!
ALONG WITH A GIVEAWAY!!!
ALL YOU NEED TO DO IS LEAVE A COMMENT 
for a chance to win a Xyron/Teresa Collins Mega Tape Runner!!!
I love the lush pinks flowers with the hues of seafoam green and brown along with the fun embellishments that come with the Save the Date Paper Collection. 

To create your 6″ x 8″ card you will need to score a piece of 8″ x 12″ brown card stock in half using your scoring board. 
Adhere pink card stock and pattern paper to the top of prepared card base using a Xyron Tape Runner with Permanent Adhesive. 

Create mats with brown and pink card stock layering them together with a Xyron Tape Runner using Permanent Adhesive. 

Adhere a brown doily to top of created mats using your Xyron Tape Runner. 
Add embellishments to top of card front. 

Run smaller embellishments through your Xyron 1.5 Sticker Maker. 

Add embellishments to card front. 

Add the cute fox from the Nine & Co Embellishment pact to top of card with pop dots. 

Fussy cut around the sentiment “So Happy” to create two separate words. 
Add to top of card with pop dots. 

Add gemstones to top of flowers. 


I hope you enjoyed seeing all the fabulous design team projects using Xyron products this week along with all of Teresa Collins amazing products!!! 
REMEMBER… LEAVE A COMMENT 
for a chance to win a Teresa Collins Mega Runner!! Hugs Pam

Supplies:
Xyron Tape Runner with Permanent Adhesive
Xyron 1.5 Sticker Maker with Permanent Adhesive
Teresa Collins Save the Date Pattern Paper
Teresa Collins Nine & Co Embellishment Pack
Brown and Pink Card Stock
Brown Paper Doily
Black and Clear Gemstones


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Create A Beautiful Life with Xyron and Teresa Collins

Love Doesn’t Have to Perfect…To Be Wonderful….
Create a Beautiful Life!!!
I love to create and try to make something several times a week.
So needless to say I am so excited that this week is extra special since the Xyron Design Team is able to work with one of my favorite designers…Teresa Collins!!!
I just love her style and her products are so amazing!!!
So if you missed out on any of the fabulous projects make sure to checkout Xyron Facebook Wall to get caught up on the all the beautiful projects being shared this week.

I began a home decoration project painting a small clipboard I bought at my local craft store with distress paint.

Once it was dried I repeated with Tarnished Bronze Distress Paint to give it the gold hue that Teresa Collins is so fabulous known for.
Run the “Life Doesn’t Need To Be Perfect To Be Wonderful” journal piece, mat and border from the Teresa Collins Nine & Company Paper Pad through the Xyron Creative Station Lite.

Once all three pieces have been run through the Xyron Creative Station Lite; remove from permanent adhesive sheet…

Place on prepared clipboard.

Lay post it notes on pattern paper. Lay stencil on clipboard and apply paste with palette knife. Dry.

Run small metal frame and “Create A Beautiful Life” journal piece through the Xyron Creative Station Lite. YES…the frame will feed through the Creative Station Lite…exciting right! Place on prepared clipboard.

Die cut flowers and filigree from Teresa Collins Nine & Co Paper Pad and black card stock.
Add to prepared clipboard with Xyron Adhesive Dots.
Stamp butterfly image on to pattern paper with ink.

Fussy cut out; paint edges and body with paint.
Make bows and adhere to top of prepared clipboard with Xyron Adhesive Dots. Add prepared butterflies with Xyron Adhesive Dots.
Add a few more of the flowers, leaves and flourishes that have been made to the clipboard.
Make a small twine bow; add to bottom of clipboard with Xyron Adhesive Dots.
I hope I have inspired you to “Create” something beautiful with your Xyron and Teresa Collins products. Make use to check out Mitsyana project today over on the Up on Tippy Toes Blog.
Hugs Pam
Supplies:
Sizzix: Small Tattered Florals
Sizzix Mixed Media 2
Ranger Distress Paint: Victorian Velvet, Tarnished Brass, Fired Brick
Memento Cantaloupe Ink
DecoArt Crackle Paint
MayArts Ribbon: Brown Twine, 1/4″ Blue Sheer Ribbon
Palette Knife
Paint Brush
Black Gemstones
Small Clipboard
Metal Frame
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Disclaimer Notice:I’ve received products/compensation as part of the  Xyron Design Team. This project however, is 100% my own project! Some of the links in this post are affiliate links. I explain more here.

"The World Is Your Oyster" Card with Craftwell and Clearsnap

Today I am sharing my “The World Is Your Oyster” Card
 using my Cut N’ Boss and products from Clearsnap!!!
 I began “The World Is Your Oyster” card by first embossing pink paper from Core’dination using the Perseverance Embossing Folder. 
Place paper inside embossing folder, close. 
Run through the Cut N’ Boss using two “A” plates and “D” platform.
 Once embossed, sand edges with sanding block. 
Cut in half. Adhere one side to top of card base. 
The other side adhere to inside of card base.
 Cut a piece of overlay to fit top of card and adhere at the center.
 Die cut pattern paper using the Heirloom Oval, Cut N’ Boss,
 two “A” plates, metal platform, shim and “D” platform. 
Adhere to top of card front.
 Stamp World Stamp with Glitz Gold ink from Clearsnap. 
Emboss with Gold embossing powder. 
Die cut prepared World paper and “The World Is You Oyster using Spellbinders Celtic Medallion 2 die with the Cut N’ Boss, two “A” plates, metal plate, shim, and “D” platform. 
Adhere to black circle mats.
 Ink both pieces with distress ink.
 Wrap ribbon around card front. 
Add die cut circle and embossed World piece to front of card. 
Add prepared “The World Is Your Oyster” to top of card front with pop dots.
Add brad. 
 Make a pretty bow from black ribbon, add to front of card.
 Fussy cut plane form pattern paper. 
Add to front of card with pop dots.
 Add flower.
 A closer look at the inside of card.

I hope you have enjoyed my “The World Is You Oyster” Card using 
the World Stamp and Glitz Gold Ink from Clearsnap.  
Thanks for stopping by the Craftwell Blog today. 
Pam 
Supplies:
Xyron Mega Adhesive
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Love You Card with Craftwell and Clearsnap

 Thanks so much for stopping by today. 
During this last few weeks of sorrow for our nation and then the celebration of the July 4th I decided to create a “Love You” Card.
We need to always show love to our brothers and sisters of our great nation. 
 I am using Teresa Collins products from Clearsnap along with Teresa’s dies and embossing folder from Craftwell.
 I began my “Love You” Card by first applying the ColorBox Feisty Red from Clearsnap to the top of the Honeycomb embossing folder.
 Place cream card stock on Honeycomb Embossing Folder and close.
Using Cut N Boss, two “A” plates and “D” platform, emboss card stock.
 Remove embossed paper ….
Distress edges and adhere to card front that has been prepared with pattern paper and card stock.
 Die cut “Love” using the Cut N’ Boss, two “A” plates, metal plate, shim and “D” platform.
 Stamp World Stamp from Clearsnap using Feisty Red Ink.
Apply Clear Embossing Powder to the top. 
Heat emboss. 
Using blending tool apply distress ink. 
Die cut doily, border and “LOVE” from pattern using Cut N’ Boss, two “A” plates, metal plate, shim and “D” platform.
 Adhere second “Love” die cut to top of first.
 Adhere “LOVE” letters to frame.
 Adhere embossed World image behind frame. 
 Mat to black card stock. 
Place on card front with pop dots.
 Add gemstones.
 Make a pretty bow and attach it to your card front with along with flowers.
 Die cut “YOU” using Cut N’ boss, two “A” plates, metal plate, shim and “D” platform. 
Adhere to bottom of card front.
 Adhere pattern paper to inside of card along with border strip and die cut border. 
I hope you have enjoyed my “Love You” Card using 
the World Stamp and Feisty Red Ink from Clearsnap.  
Thanks for stopping by the Craftwell Blog today. 
Pam 
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Light Shines Brighter Card with Craftwell and The Latina Crafter

 Good Morning!!!
 I am sharing sharing my “Light Shines Brighter” card I created for the Craftwell Blog  
We have a whole month of fun projects featuring the Latina Crafter…
So make sure to check out the Craftwell Blog all month long so you don’t miss anything.
I began my card by first stamping  the sentiment and light house from the Latina Crafter “Be the Light” Stamp Set on white paper using VersaMark.
Apply Colbalt embossing powder to the top and heat set.
 Die cut embossed light house and frame using the dies from Spellbinders
along with Craftwell Cut N’ Boss, two A plates, B plate, metal shim and D platform.
 Emboss prepared card stock mats using Craftwell/Teresa Collins Design Grid Embossing Folder along with the Cut N’ Boss, 2 A plates and D plate.
 Adhere prepared embossed pieces and pattern paper to card front.
 Die cut Spellbinders Majestic  Circle using the Cut N Boss, two A plates, B plate, metal shim and D platform. 
Adhere to card front.
 Ink embossed sentiment and lighthouse using distress ink and blending tool.
 
 Do line work with fine tip pen. 
Add embossed light house to die cut mats. 
Add to top of card front with pop dots.
 Fussy cut images from pattern paper. 
Layer and place on card front with pop dots.
 Add prepared sentiment to top of card front with pop dots. 
Add brad to front of card. 
I hope you have enjoyed my “Light Shines Brighter” Card using one of the stamps sets from the Be a Blessings Collection. Make sure to check out Latina Crafter website HERE for other products.
Thanks for stopping by the Craftwell Blog today. 
Pam 
Supplies:
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One Stamp….One Style with Craftwell

 I am sharing on the Craftwell Blog my One Stamp…One Style Card Set. 
 Cut 4 pieces of pink Cor’dinations paper. 
Emboss using Honeycomb Embossing Folder along with two A plates and D plate.
 Sand lightly with sanding block.
 Using one stamp set with just sentiments. 
Stamp and emboss 4 cards using black embossing powder.
 Cut 4 pieces of Teresa Collins Summer Stories Paper.
Die cut using mixed media die along with two A plates, B plate, metal shim and D platform.
 Die cut 4 of the scribble circles from die cut set with black card stock.
 Adhere embossed paper to black card stock mat.
Adhere to card front. 
Adhere die cut pattern paper to black card stock mat. 
Adhere to card front.
 Apply adhesive to scribble die cuts.
(I used the Xyron Creative Station.)
 Place prepared scribbles to top of card front.
 Die cut 8 butterflies from the Memories Pocket Die Set using 2 A plates, B plate, metal shim and D platform.
 Adhere one butterfly to top of each of the 4 card fronts.
 Adhere next four butterflies to each of the card front at just the body.
Bend wings up. 
Emboss 4 small leaves using embossing powder.
Adhere prepared leaves to center of each of the butterflies.
 Here is a closer look at the Happy Birthday and Thank You Cards…..
 And of the Hello Friend and Thinking of You Card. 
I hope I have encouraged you to create a collection of Clean and Simple Card using the One Stamp…One Style using your Craftwell dies and embossing folders. 
Hugs Pam
Supplies:
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I’m so happy to be a Craftwell Design Team Member and help promote their wonderful products. They so generously supply us with so many fabulous dies, embossing folders and Cut N Boss Die Cutting Machine to work with like those that I’m using today.
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I Love Spring Time with Craftwell

 I love spring time….
SO…
I decided to grab some chipboard I had laying around and 
make me a happy spring time wall frame from scratch. 
I love how it turned out!!!
 Begin by cutting chipboard and paper for your frame.
I ran the pattern paper through a Xyron Creative Station using permanent adhesive.
 Removed it from the adhesive backing and placed it on the  chipboard pieces. 
(You can use your favorite adhesive though)
Ink edges with Chestnut Roan Ink. 
 Die cut pattern paper with doily dies using two A plates, B plate, metal shim, 
D plate along with Cut N Boss. 
(Hint: to help with intricate dies place parchment paper between the die and pattern paper. )
Adhere to front of prepared frame. 
 Die cut Sizzix Ornate Frame 2 Die using two A plates and Cut N Boss
 along with chipboard and again with pattern paper. 
Adhere together and place on front of prepared frame. 
Fussy cut flowers from pattern paper, adhere to inside of frame.
 Die cut Teresa Collins Memories Pocket Die Corners from pattern paper. 
Ink edges, adhere to front of prepared frame.
 Die cut two butterflies from Memories Pocket Dies, layer together at the body. 
Add metal arrow to the center of butterfly. 
Place on prepared frame with pop dots. 
Add random gears to front.
 Ink corrugated card board with Chestnut Roan ink. 
Adhere to front of frame. 
Die cut “Love” from Memories Pocket Die Set. 
Adhere to top of corrugated paper. 
Adhere random gears.
 Fussy cut two of the Gilded Lily ladies from pattern paper. 
Ink edges. 
Layer together with pop dots. 
Adhere to top of prepared frame.
I hope you have enjoyed my “I Love Spring Time Frame”. 
Wonderful way to take that chipboard that is laying around
 and make something fabulous for your home.
 Hugs Pam

Other Supplies:
Beacon Liquid Glue

   Craftwell Design Team
I’m so happy to be a Craftwell Design Team Member and help promote their wonderful products. They so generously supply us with so many fabulous dies, embossing folders and Cut N Boss Die Cutting Machine to work with like those that I’m using today.
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Love Hanger with Craftwell

 Happy Wednesday!!!
I am sharing on the Craftwell Blog today!!
Sharing with you some “Love”
AND….
I am sure you will LOVE them both!!!
Begin by first painting the edges and a bit of the back of a 6″ x “6 frame. 
I know you are thinking “back of a frame”
Yep!!! We will be covering the back of a frame today. 
Die cut the “Heart die” from Pink Core’dinations card stock.
Die Cut the “Love die” from a piece of pattern paper. 
(Remember you can cut them both out at the same time…
that is what is so amazing about the Craftwell Cut N Boss!!!)
Use the D platform, metal shim, B plate and two A plates with your dies and Craftwell Cut N Boss.
Emboss the die cut heart and a square of Pink Core’dinations card stock 
using the Love Embossing Folder with the D platform and two A plates. 
 Lightly sand the Love embossed square with sanding block.
Adhere to top of pattern paper that has been placed on painted frame.
 Add pretty border pattern pieces of pattern paper to top of embossed piece. 
Leaving some of the embossed words exposed.
 Adhere die cut heart to top of black card stock.
Fussy cut around the heart.
Place on front of prepared frame.
Add embossed heart that has been lightly sanded to top of die cut heart with pop dots.
 Adhere “Love” die cut to top of black card stock.
Fussy cut around frame word.
Add to top of prepared frame with pop dots.
Add enamel dot to center of “O”.
 Paint diamond chipboard with black chalk paint.
Allow to dry completely.
Adhere to back of prepared frame.
 Die cut several of the Heart Borders for the Create A Beautiful Life Pocket Die Set. 
Adhere to top of prepared diamond chipboard…using different pattern paper hearts to top.
Add a few of the heart to top with pop dots for added dimension.
Place left over hearts to the front of the frame. 
Add wire hanger to top of prepared frame.
 Add metallic brass brads to top of prepared frame.
Place a pretty bow to top of hanger to finish your Love Hanger
I hope you have enjoyed my all things Love of Teresa Collins today!!!
Thank you for coming by today. 
Hugs Pam
Supplies:
Craftwell/Teresa Collins Create A Beautiful Life Pocket Die
Adhesive 


Craftwell Design Team

I’m so happy to be a Craftwell Design Team Member and help promote their wonderful products. They so generously supply us with so many fabulous dies, embossing folders and Cut N Boss Die Cutting Machine to work with like those that I’m using today.
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Recycled Gift Box Idea with Craftwell

 Hi I am over on the Craftwell Blog….
Hard to believe it is only two days until Christmas!!!!
Are you like me? 
Waiting to the last minute to wrap gifts…
AND
Finding that your are out of paper!!!
WELL
If you find yourself in my shoes, I am going to share with you how to make a pretty package by re-cycle some old gift boxes. 
 First thing you will need to do is get a box, lol.
Then search through your stash of scrapbook papers and find some you would like to work with. 
I am using Teresa Collins Hello Life Collection for my gift box.
 OH MY!!!
Can you see all the different dies I ready to cut on my Cut n Boss!!!
Love that you can cut several at one time, especially when you are in a time crunch! 
Begin by selecting the pattern papers and dies you are going to cut. 
Once selected run through the Cut N Boss using two A plates, B plate, shim and platform. 
Remove papers from dies.
Repeat again for the bow, tree and label.
 Cover the box on all sides with pattern paper. 
Make a mat stack using pattern paper, deco punch the corners, adhere together.
 Border punch patter paper.
Adhere under pattern strip.
Adhere to top of prepared box.
 Adhere mat stack to top of box.
Form bow, adhere to to of mat stack.
Layer the two tree die cuts with pop dots, add to top of box.
Add label to top of pattern paper, fussy cut around label. 
Adhere to top of box. 
Add second label center to label on box with pop dots.
 I hope you have enjoyed my recycle gift box. 
REMEMBER!!!
If you get in a crunch whether at Christmas or any time of the year recycle last years gift boxes into a magical gift. Have a Merry Christmas and I will see you in 2016!!!
2016!!! OH MY!!!!
Hugs Pam
Supplies:
Box

Craftwell Design Team

I’m so happy to be a Craftwell Design Team Member and help promote their wonderful products. They so generously supply us with so many fabulous dies, embossing folders and Cut N Boss Die Cutting Machine to work with like those that I’m using today.
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Trick or Treat Candy Box with Craftwell

 Happy Halloween!!!! I am on the Craftwell Blog today!!!
Well in 10 days it will be Halloween so there is still 10 days to make some pretty candy packages to give to some of you favorite Trick or Treaters. 
Begin by cutting 3 Sizzix Mini Pumpkins out using the Cut N Boss.
Using Craftwell eBrush and Spectrum Aqua Orange Marker, spray pumpkins.
Repeat with Amber…
Shade with the Spectrum Aqua Crimson Marker. 
Spray leaves with Spectrum Aqua Bud Green Marker.
Shade with Spectrum Aqua Moss Green Marker. 
 Die cut a Sizzix XL Scoreboard Cube using matboard and Cut N Boss with both the A platforms. 
Form cube and ink all the edges. 
 Cut strips of pattern paper. 
Apply adhesive using Xyron Creative Station.
 Ink edges with ColorBox Chest Roan Ink. 
Remove adhesive and place on box. Repeat for inside of box. 
Run pattern paper through the Xyron Creative Station. 
Die cut Honeycomb die from Craftwell Memory Pocket Die Set. 
Place on card stock, fussy cut around honeycomb.
Place over pattern strips on box sides.  
Add pumpkins to sides of box with pop dots. 
Fussy cut a small ghost from pattern paper and place on front of box. 
 Die cut Sizzix Candy Box using matboard and pattern paper.
Place under prepared box to use as box stand. 
Punch circles from pattern paper and place on sides of stand. 
 Here is a closer look at the side of the box.
AND….
the other side with a spider glue to the top. 
I hope you enjoyed my Trick or Treat Box.
We would love to see what Halloween Treat Boxes you might create this season using Craftwell
Hugs Pam
Supplies:
Teresa Collins Masquerade Party pattern paper
Carta Bella Trick or Treat pattern paper
Sizzix Block Cube Box XL
Sizzix Mini Acorn & Pumpkin Die Set
Spectrum Markers: Orange, Amber, Crimson, Bud Green, Moss
Xyron Creative Station

Pop Dots

Craftwell Design Team
I’m so happy to be a Craftwell Design Team Member and help promote their wonderful products. They so generously supply us with so many fabulous dies, embossing folders and Cut N Boss Die Cutting Machine to work with like those that I’m using today.

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