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I have been stamping and scrapbooking for the past 10 years. It is my favorite hobby and I sure do miss it when life gets way too busy. I have 3 amazing children, and a wonderful, supportive husband.

Monday, November 2, 2009

Fun Things going on at Artful INKables

Good Morning and Happy Monday, wow I feel like I have been away for such a long time. For those who didn't know I had the flu and now unfortunately my daughter is home with the flu. Last week was very rough and the start of my Monday isn't the best either. I just hope she feels better soon, it makes me so sad when one of my kids are sick. This flu season has been horrible. Well...on to my post.

A lot of fun things are going on at Artful INKables. They are having a HUGE sale until November 15th. 35 sets are on sale 25-35% off and FREE SHIPPING on orders over $45.00. Go check it out and take advantage of this GREAT SALE.

Also......we are having a Customer and Design Team Blog Hop....Here is the post.

To celebrate the upcoming movie NEW MOON, we're having a Customer and DT Twilight Blog Hop on November 20th!!!! Did you know that AI has some fang-tastic sets perfect for Twilight Fans? Even if you're not a MUST know someone who is.......

Check out the Twilight Inspired Stamps: Into the Moonlight and Fictionally Inspired and the Vampire Romance Themed Charms available from AI!


* You must use the stamps and/or charms from AI for the Hop....if you don't have still have time to get them!

* You must have a blog to participate

* Email Jackie at with your name and your blog address by November 13, 2009

* Details will be sent to you via email regarding the hop details after November 14, 2009- with plenty of time to get your post ready for the hop on the 20th

Any questions, please email Jackie at the email address above.

Tell your friends and save the date!!!!

Doesn't that sound like a TON OF FUN!!!! I am so excited for this new movie and what a fun way to get stampers stamping for the new movie!

A long post huh, So many fun things going on, go check out AI STORE and OUR BLOG. You will be so glad you did. I decided to post a little project/card I made with an Artful INKables set called Frosty Mug Mates. Guess what???? It is on Sale too!!! This set has 10 fun and fabulous stamps. I just love these adorable snowmen!!! Too CUTE and SNOW much fun!

I hope you enjoy my little project. Thanks so much for stopping by today and I hope you have a GREAT day!



Blue bag stamped Snowflakes on the bag with Versamark Ink. Heat Embossed with Glitter and White Embossing powder. Snowflakes from the AI Set Frosty Mug Mates.

Chipboard Tag - Punched a silver circle and added a fun sentiment from the AI Set Frosty Mug Mates. Adhered Tag with SU Night of Navy Ribbon and Misc Sheer Ribbon


Stamps - AI Set Frosty Mug Mates stamped in Momento Ink and Colored with Copics

Cardstock - Night of Navy, Whisper White, Misc. Silver, Misc. Designer Paper

Accessories - Bling, Pop Dots, Holiday Ribbon


slinkycat said...

Fantastic gift set! Leanne x

raindropecho said...

Aww, hope your daughter feels better, Crystal. Love this set! It's just the perfect pair :)

Lynn Mercurio said...

Oh sweetie, I didn't know you were ill...I hope you and everyone in your family is back in the PINK very soon!

Cindy Haffner said...

So very pretty Crystal.

Allison said...

How fun...loving that color combo. Hear ya on the's horrible this season! Knock on wood that it only hits our houses once this year!

Emily (stampingout on SCS) said...

Super adorable, Crystal! I am glad you are feeling better, and so sorry your daughter is sick. My twins have been running fevers again! SOOOOOO not fun!
take care!

Joan Ervin said...

Your holiday bag and snowman card are sooo adorable, the shades of blue!!! I am so sorry you and your kiddos have been sick...hope everyone feels better soon!!!!

Tracy said...

Hi Crystal,
Great projects and will make such beautiful gifts too. I really do hope your daughter feels better soon and things pick up for you.
Happy crafting
Tracy x
p.s. we love twilight me and the kids, so gonna take a look at those stamps, thanks

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

Too cute!

Anonymous said...

Hi Crystal!! I hope you're feeling better hun!! Sorry about it going through your household...that's just no fun! I love your creations here though!! What a adorable colors and image!! Take care hun!!

Tammy said...

Hi Crystal! Your creations are sooo adorable! I love the little snowman and the sentiment is so fun! I hope you and your family feel better soon!!

Hugs, Tammy

Lynn said...

What a fun gift set!! Beautiful work, Crystal!

Sure hope your family is clear of the flu soon!

Hugs to all!! It's no fun being sick!!

Lilacanglia said...

Hiya Crystal,
Hope you and your family are rid of the flu etc very soon,
Gorgeous gift set,

Jodi said...

This is a great set!! Love the image too!! I hope that you are feeling much better today, I know how sick you were last week!
Jodi =)

Anonymous said...

te hehehehee thats cute! love the snowmans eyes! te ehhee :0)lovely set!

Danni said...

Super cute projects! Hope your daughter feels better and the icky germs leave your house!!
We're all battling horrible colds/coughs here...just call me a circus seal! LOL!

Dawn B. said...

So glad you are feeling better. This flu is scary stuff. I was happy to see you in my google reader.. Great gift set.

Kerri said...

This is so cute and pretty, Crystal!!! I'm glad you're feeling better, and I hope your daughter feels better soon:(

Dawn K. said...

lov that snowman and your gift bag!!

Patti J said...

Sure hope DD feels better soon, and so happy to hear that you are feeling better! I, for one, miss you terribly when you are gone! Hugs!!! Love your project - very pretty!

Kimberly's Krafts said...

Sweetie, I am so sorry that your daughter is sick....I have been so busy and have had not time this past week to do anything on my computer! Please tell her to get better soon!! I will pray for her And thanks so much for your sweet comments on my moms b-day post...:)
Your the sweetest! :))
I would love to play along with this to celebrate New Moon....but do not know if I could get the stuff.....I already have my tickets to the movie....hehehe!
I feel so old being there watching it with all of those teenagers....but who cares!! :) I LOVE me some Edward girl! :)

I also LOVE this set you created! This is amazing!! Awesome work my always! Thanks for the invite...I will see what I can do...
Hope your family feels better and I pray no one else gets sick!
My prayers and love to you all!!


Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

Hey Crystal! These are adorable! Glad to hear you are feeling better but sorry that it's making it's way around your family!!

Kim Y. said...

Really bad virus going on right now, Crystal. My babies and I got it too the last few days. Glad you are better and hope your daughter feels better soon!
Awesome project you got here, Crystal! I love the blue! Totally cool! BTW, I got an award for you. :)

itsabrt said...

This gift set is darling Crystal I love his giant eyes! I pray your daughter will recover quickly and don't over do it make sure you are resting! Beth

Jenn said...

Thanks for sharing! Super cute snowman card!!