Friday, May 20, 2011

Some Challenges

Hi Everyone, I finally got my Card done a decided to enter it in a few challenges

I Had a lot of fun making this card.

Don’t have much news to talk about, My Girls and I are going to New York next Saturday for a few days

to see My son, their Brother and the little one, cant believe shes walking now.. they grow so fast..

Here are the challenges I entered

Something with Wings--Through the Craft room door

Punches--Whoopsi Daisy

3 items from posted ininerary--Desert Island Crafters Challenge

Flowers--Paper Pretties

Flowers--ABC Craft Challenge

3 different embellishments--Card Making Mama's


Thank you for stopping by


Norma Jean

Wednesday, May 18, 2011


Hi Everyone and Happy Wednesday, Yay almost the weekend well guess this is going to kinda of a short post, woke up

a little late this morning, I just wanted to sleep..This Saturday I'm going to a little stamp show, been going the past

few years .. I cleaned my craft room a little last night, on my desk is some new paper I bought and a image I have colored, but still

need to make the card..

Go Check out Julia Blog for WOYWW

its always fun checking out others work area’s


Thank You for stopping by


Norma Jean

Saturday, May 14, 2011

All That Scraps Challenge

Hi, Hope Everyone is having a Good Weekend so Far, I am, got a new sewing machine, made a card and

just kind of enjoying being lazy.

I'm Fairly new to the All that Scraps Digi’s  But I'm telling you, I just love these images!! And

thought I would give the Challenge blog a try, every card I make lately I want to use these little Girls.

This weeks Challenge at All That Scraps is to Paper Piecing, and this is one of my favorite things to do

So here is my Card for this weeks Challenge


Thank you for stopping by


Norma Jean

My New Toy

Hi Everyone!!, Happy Saturday so glad I didn’t have to work today, got to make a card, which is a reason for

my new toy, I’ve had this sewing machine for like 20 years, hardly used it, but the stitching was all messed up

last yr. got it clean and adjusted I thought, well same problem happen just got sick of it.. so went to Joanns looking

and ended up Buying.




I just love it, all the different stitches and its so easy to use..

I’ve got the best Husband Ever!!

thanks for stopping by

Hugs Norma Jean

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

WOYWW Happy Wednesday

Hi Everyone, and Happy Wednesday!!

Wow yesterday Morning on the way to work, I actually didn’t mind the hour drive, I got to see the most amazing

lighting show..

I havent posted much stuff lately, during the week I don’t do much at all, kinda of tired after work, but I have been

trying on the weekends thou.. My workdesk is a mess as usual…LOL  But this week over on Julia’s blog WOYWW

I thought I would show, my growing copic collection and my flowers from Wild orchid Crafts They have the most beautiful

flowers!! I love that store  prices are great and shipping is super fast..

well here is my desk for this week, I havent posted at woyww in awhile but always love looking at everyone’s desk



These are my newest I got for Mother’s Day from Hubby


This is the newest picture of my Grandbaby she turned 1 on April 1st  and my Girls and I are finally going to

see my Son and her at the end of the month, its been since Christmas.. its been the longest time we have

gone .. I miss her and my son so much!!

Well Happy Wednesday Everyone,

Hugs Norma Jean

Thursday, May 5, 2011

Saturday Sketch

Hi Everyone!!  WOW talk about late, I saw this sketch and really liked it , and I needed to make my mom

a mothers day card, and now its Thursday and I'm just getting done with it.. I rotated the sketch , not to sure

if I like how it came out, but hubby and one daughter said they liked it, so I thought I would just leave it alone

so here is the Sketch and my Card , the challenge is for Saturday Sketch Challenge




Thank you for stopping bye

and Happy Mother’s Day


Norma Jean

Sunday, May 1, 2011

Couple of Challenges

Hi Everyone, I made this tag for two challenges both are new to me, and both look like really cool sites .the one is

called the craft room door which looks great a lot of info on that site, you need to join so go check it out looks awesome place to learn.


well anyway im using this tag for One Stop Craft Challenge This week its to show stitching either real or faux, I went with

Real..And also using it for a challenge at Through the Craft Room Door it’s a really cool site.


Thank you for stopping bye


Norma jean