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Catching Up!

Sheesh, it’s been a crazy week here, and I have some projects to catch up on.

Today on  A Jillian Vance Design I have this Wreath Of Hope Card, if you click over I have some details on how I made it. It is very pretty with the white on white embossing, but difficult to photograph when it’s dark and rainy.

Believe - Wreath of Hope card by Beth Pingry

The next one is a card I made last year with the same Wreath of Hope set, I blogged it last year and Jillian used it yesterday for a #tbt, so you can see the details on this blog or at AJVD

Beth Pingry Pink Door Card

The Be Strong card one is very simple, the goal here was to only use the featured Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L products. The Pink Photo Corners are limited edition, ask for them at your favorite retailer!

Pink October Card by Beth Pingry

Scoop: Tomorrow is World Card Making Day, there are giveaways happening at Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L and A Jillian Vance Design‘s blogs, be sure to visit and enter!

This week was my 25th wedding anniversary, so here’s a little #tb25 for you:

cutcakeIf I remember correctly, the theme was Pouf! Big hair, big dress, big veil, big sleeves…oh and big cake! But we had big fun too (and still do)!

One more thing! MyMarkers is featured in the November issue of  Paper Crafts and Scrapbooking Magazine! What is MyMarkers? It is an app my hubby (the same one pictured above) wrote for me so I didn’t duplicate my marker buying. It is available for IOS and Android. Included in the app are all the craft and artist markers, and now ink pads too! Its a great way to keep track of what you have, and it also has a wish list so you know what you need!

Happy weekend everyone! Thanks for visiting!

Beth

Disclaimer: I am on the Design Team for both Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L and A Jillian Vance Design, and receive product in trade for blog projects.

 

 

Coffee Lovers Blog Hop!

Happy National Coffee Day! And welcome to the Coffee Lovers Blog Hop! I am participating in a fun hop today w/lots of other bloggers, and there are prizes too!

PrintAll the blogs are linked through Cutscropscreativity.com, be sure to visit to register for the prizes/rules and get your fill of coffee related projects today! The hop starts at 6am PST!

Here is my card:

BethPingry - Coffee Lovers Blog Hop

and a close up

BethPingry-CoffeeLovers-2

1. When did you start drinking coffee? When my youngest was about 1 year old. I don’t know why I waited so long, that boy never slept and I spent much of that year half-asleep, while the baby never slept!

2. What is favorite brand (you can name up to three). I stick with what I like, and we brew either Starbucks or Dunkin Donuts at home. We work from home, we’d look pretty silly standing in line at the coffee shop in our jammies!

3. What is the most amazing coffee that you had? Remember where and when? I would have to say my first peppermint mocha…the start of a love story!

4. If I don’t drink my needed coffee, I will… be very cranky! I should also not answer emails before my second cup. Just last week I referred to this year as 2013. (I probably shouldn’t be blogging either!)

So a little about my card – I recently bought some DCWV burlap paper and I love how it die cuts and that you can ink and stamp directly on it! I started with that as my base, and added the Vintage Floral background stamp from A Jillian Vance Design. Then I stamped and colored the Tea Time cup with Copic markers. I also colored the chipboard letters, I didn’t like the look at first, but now I think it looks like coffee stains!

I used 3D Foam Hearts from Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L® with red glitter above the cup, then added some lines with the brown marker. I layered the burlap on to red cardstock, then a kraft card base, using Creative Photo Corners. The cup was with 3D Foam Squares (they stick to anything!) for dimension.

Here are my supplies:

  • Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L®: 3D Foam Hearts, 3D Foam Squares Black, Creative Photo Corners Kraft, E-Z Squares® Refillable
  • A Jillian Vance Design: Vintage Floral Background Builder, Tea Time Stamp Set
  • Copic Markers: R39, R37, G28, G24, O, E18, E43 (see MyMarkers for an app that organizes all your markers and ink pads, written by my hubby, available for IOS and Android)
  • Clearsnap: Mix’d Media Chox ink – sparrow
  • DCWV – Burlap paper
  • American Crafts – Thickers Platforms
  • Red Glitter, Red and Kraft cardstock

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Beth Pingry

Disclosure: I am on the Design Team for both Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L® and A Jillian Vance Design, and have received product for use. My husband wrote MyMarkers at my request, so I didn’t duplicate purchases, now it’s available to you too!

 

Organizing Markers, There’s an APP for that!

So one day I said to my techy husband, “Do you think you could make an app for my phone, so I can shop for markers without buying duplicates?”

Do you know what he said?

YES!

{Thanks Honey, for enabling my little habit!}

 MyMarkers and Pens, My Markers

MyMarkers for Android phones!

now available at Google and Apple!

Featured in the November 2014 issue of Paper Crafts and Scrapbooking Magazine!

My Markers covers several brands including, Artline®, Blick®, Chartpak®, Copic®, Marvy® Decocolor, Faber-Castell® Pitt, KRINK® Montana Permanent, Paint and Steel Tip, Letraset® ProMarkers and Tria Markers, Pantone Universe® Twin, Pebeo Porcelaine and Vitrea , Pentel®, Pilot, Prismacolor®, Sakura, Sharpie®, ShinHan Touch, Stabilo Point 88 Pens, Tombow® and Zig® Painty Markers.  He’ll add more if you need them, just shoot him an email or leave me a comment! See more details at PurveyingPlanets!

Lists are by manufacturer, brand and color, making your inventory and wish list easy to manage.  Never buy a duplicate again!

MyMarkers list

It has a wish column too, so I remember which markers and pens I want to add to my collection.  Now I don’t have to carry the paper list in my purse!

MyMarkers wish list

It’s perfect for stampers and paper crafters, artists, illustrators, architects, manga artists and everyone else that uses markers and pens for hobby or work!

While you are at PurveyingPlanets, check out Spin the Wheel!!!, available in  free and a customizable version! Never ponder a decision, let the wheel decide for you!

I’ll be back soon!

Beth