Scrapbook Resume

Friday, 1 June 2012

Featured Cardie at the Nook!!!

I am so honored to have been selected as the Featured Cardie for the month of June over at the Scrapbook Nook! Thank you so much!!
If you haven't come over from the Nook, check out the blog post here.

Now, for those of you that don't know, each month the Nook puts together amazing subscription kits featuring some of the newest and greatest scrapbooking products. I have caught glimpses of these kits here and there on the web but never gave into the temptation until recently. And believe me, it was worth it!!  I love my May kit and cannot wait for June's to arrive!

Here are the cards I created (so far, I have PLENTY of product left to create many more) using this amazing kit:


May Main Kit
Other Supplies Used: Bazzill Cardstock


May Main Kit
Other Supplies Used: Bazzill Cardstock; Marianne Design - Butterfly Diecut; Spellbinders - Posy Patch Diecut; EK Success/Stampin' Up Heart Punch; Photo Corners - Misc

I used the May grab bag on this card (the butterflies are from the main kit). I challenged myself to do a girlie card using the more masculine line This & That by Echo Park.

May Grab Bag
Other Supplies Used: Bazzill Cardstock; EK Success Postage Slim Edge Punch; Ek Success/Stampin' Up Scallop Edge Punch; Whisper Graphics - Bag; Manilla tag & buttons - Misc.


May Main Kit
Other Supplies Used: Bazzill Carstock; Crafts Too Sweet Flowers Embossing Folder; EK Success/Stampin' Up Scallop Edge Punch

And here are a few more of the cards featured at the Nook today...more close ups and supply lists:


Supplies Used: Simple Stories Baby Steps 6X6 Paper Pad; Simple Stories Year-O-Graphy Cardstock Stickers; October Afternoon Sprinklers - Strawberry Creme; Kaisercraft Pearls; Unity Stamp Co March 2012 Kit of the Month; Jenni Bowlin Ink - Brown Sugar; Stampin' Up Striped Grosgrain Ribbon; Stampin' Up Three Hearts Punch; Tim Holtz Distress Ink - Walnut Stain; Bazzill Cardstock

Supplies Used: Bazzill Cardstock; MME Lost & Found Market Street; Creative Imaginations Cream Music; Kaisercraft Black Lace Pack; Fiskars Tag Punch; Tim Holtz Distress Ink - Black Soot; Versamark Watermark Stamp Pad; Stampendous Black Detail Embossing Powder; Close to My Heart Stamp - Simple Memories (doily); Katie & Co - Going to the Chapel Stamp; Bobbin Ribbon; Tim Holtz Tattered Florals Diecut by Sizzix; Tulle & Button - Misc.


Supplies Used: Bazzill Cardstock; October Afternoon Sidewalks - Red Light Green Light & Jump Rope; Unity Stamp Co Stamps - Heart & Soul KOM Jan 2012; Jenni Bowlin Ink - Speckled Egg; Cough Syrup; Stick Candy; Vellum; Staz-on Ink - Jet Black; My Mind's Eye - Miss Caroline Pins & Buttons - Lovely & Best ; Maya Road Trinket Pins; Copics - YG63; Ribbon, lace & buttons - Misc.

Be sure to stop by the Nook and check out their gallery - lots of delicious inspiration and talent there. Check out there forums or meet their wonderful design team...I've personally had a chance to get to know these ladies a bit and they are all so sweet and friendly! They would love a hello, I'm sure.
Thanks so much for stopping by and checking out my creations!! Hope you all have an inspired day!

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  1. such beautiful cards Shilo!! seeing all the details and can't wait to see what you do with the June kit!! Gina xox

  2. Oh my , so much beuty in one place. You are so deserving of a feature for all to see what a wonderful cardmaker you are. So many wonderful details on each and every one.Those stamped (?) butterflies look so pretty and the colours are just lovely. Thanks for the inspiration Shilo, and for your kind words about our community over at the Nook! :-D