Monday, August 23, 2010

As August Ambles on...

Today is the first day of school for the children...How refreshing to see them so excited to see their friends and start a new adventure!

Here are a few new projects to share with you.  Full instructions can be found at

This Birthday Bakery Goodie Set was created by Michelle.

Here is this month's wet-your-appetite recipe from Shelby.

I created this month's free project...A Magnetic Memo Board for my cousin's daughter who loves monkeys and will be celebrating her birthday next month...(Yes, I am ready ahead of time!  Can you believe it?!)  I used Stampin' Up!s Decor Elements vinyl, punches, dies...  The possibilities are endless!

Thanks for stopping by!
Stampin' Smiles,

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Awesome August Projects...

Here we go!  We are already halfway through the month of August...can you believe it!?  The holidays are right around the corner!  Yikes!  How about starting some Christmas Crafting projects now?  Handmade card sets are a wonderful great appreciated by just about everyone!  And you really can't wait til the last minute to make them...

Here is an elegant Handbag featuring our Elegant Soiree Designer Series Paper created by Naoko.  Shawna shared a version of this with us at our monthly Pacific Stampers group meeting.  We always have great swaps and projects at our meetings--along with some great information.  If you would like to join us as a guest or become a member of our super group, please let me know! :)
I just love this project!  How about loading it up with some handstamped cards and envelopes, a little gift, a gift card...?  Complete instructions can be found here

Every month Brenda shares one of her wonderful punch art creations.  Here is an Octopus gift box and punch art page.

Brenda also created this candy bar holder.  She is so talented!

Our technique page this month is for Faux Tin Ceiling Tile created by Zeva.

I'll be back with more...Thank you for visiting!
Have a wonderful week!
Stampin' Smiles,

Monday, August 16, 2010


I'm almost caught up with all the super projects I want to share with you...Of course, we're never really done sharing, are we?  Those creative juices are what keep us going! :)
What I meant was, there are so many projects at Craft Project Central that I want to share with you...
here are July's projects! 

Naoko created a beautiful decorative tile with the Elements of Style stamp set.

This is Brenda's creation...A "Piggy" Desk Organizer and punch page.

I made Tote-ally Tess' Tote for all your stamping needs...

Zeva did a Black Magic Technique card and page.

Here is a Greenhouse Gala gift set created by Michelle.

Jacque also used Greenhouse Gala Designer Series Paper to create these Decor Accents Blocks.

Sonya shares this Emboss Resist Technique card and page.

And yet another yummylicious recipe and recipe page from Shelby!

Sonya created this perpetual 12 x 12 framed calendar...what a creative idea!  Great Christmas gift!  But since it is perpetual, you can actually start using it at any time!

A great purse and note card set created by Jacque.  Great for gifts too!

Sonya created this beautiful Greenhouse Gala Butterfly mobile for this month's bonus project!

And here is the free project--to thank you for visiting the Craft Project Central site!
A cute Greenhouse Gala Top Note favor box!

Thank you for letting me share with you...  I'll be back with some of the awesome August projects...

Stampin' Smiles,

Saturday, August 14, 2010

Jumpin' Jupiter! It's June!

Ok, so it's August...but these are the June Craft Project Central projects that you can still subscribe to...

I know, graduation has passed...but there are always more coming!  We can start early and get ready with this adorable punch art picture frame created by Brenda.

I just love this Island Oasis Designer Series Paper--it's so Hawaii!
Here is a decorative frame inspired by Lorinne.

Another project featuring Island Oasis Designer Series Paper--Oh, I forgot to mention, this very cute paper is available in the Stampin' Up! Summer Mini Catalog until the 31st of August!  Stock up if you're like me and can't live without it! :)
It's a 6 x 6 album...Here's the cover and a sample double page spread...  This was created by Naoko.

This next project was created by a guest designer, Lynn Pratt.  Perfect for summer get-togethers!

Zeva created this Build-A-Bear Workshop Party Kit...

Shelby is tempting us with another one of her yummy recipe pages.

Here's Jacque's easel and drawers project featuring the Elements of Style Stamp Set and her beautiful nieces and handsome nephew!  

Michelle created this Great Friends Note Set.  A great gift idea!

Since June is a popular month for weddings, Jacque created this beautiful Wedding Album to hold all the wonderful memories!  (We celebrated our 15th Anniversary on June 10th!)

And Sonya is continuing the "June Bride" theme with a gorgeous Wedding Ensemble...Of course, we can use this for a wedding in any month! :)

At Craft Project Central, we love referrals and offer special bonus projects as a thank you.

Michelle created this adorable Manicure set!  It would make a perfect gift for a little girl--and a "big girl"! :)  Co-workers, friends, relatives...everyone would love this!

And of course, as a thank you for visiting Craft Project Central, we have a free project for you.  June's free project was created by Zeva.  A Build-A-Bear Workshop coloring book.  It can be used as a party favor, goodie bag favor, quiet time book...  So cute!

Thanks for stopping by!  I'll be back tomorrow...with more great projects to share with you!
Stampin' Smiles,

Friday, August 13, 2010

Yikes! Where Does Time Go?!

Over the next few days, I will be sharing some wonderful projects created by some very talented ladies...Complete instructions available at Craft Project Central.

These are some of the projects from the month of May... 

This is a Build a Bear Activity Kit by Zeva.

Here is a yummy recipe and recipe page by Shelby.

A Father's Day Toolbox and Giftcard Holder by Michelle.  I know, Father's Day has passed...this is a great masculine project for any occasion...and if you're like me, it's always a challenge for me to find masculine projects! :)  Thanks, Michelle!

A very cute Mini Accordion Pocket Album created by guest designer Debbie Naylor

Sweet Scoops Tote and Note Cards created by Sonya.
(Sweet Scoops stamp set available til August 31st!)

Island Oasis Purse and Cards by Jacque.

Look at what Sonya created!  It's a Free project just for visiting Craft Project Central!

I hope you enjoyed these great projects...  Please visit again and see what else we have to share!
Thanks for stopping by!