Monday, January 21, 2008

Tag! You're it! (and Valentine's-ish cards)

Catherine tagged me with all kinds of juicy questions, and I'm tagging Kim & Becky, & Ruth
(in case it might inspire her) :0) So here goes:

1. Name your two favorite scrapbooking topics: Need to start again, & trips
2. What are the two best places you’ve been to? BC (and then I moved there) and Hawaii
3. Name two things you do every day: Spend too much time on the computer & read
4. Tell us two things that everyone pretty much knows about you: I'm goofy & I'd much rather be called Mel than Melissa
5. Two places you wish to visit: Hungary & Prague with Charles.
6. Two things you may not know about me are: I write poetry & collect playdoh (I have no kids!)
7. Two nicknames you’ve had at some time in your life: Melizzard and Mdgkpa
8. Name two of your favorite drinks: Ribena and Sobe green tea
9. What are two interesting (in a good or bad way) jobs you’ve had in your life? Day care (where I was an assistant teacher, but also cleaned a lot of toilets.) Aerospace where I was a janitor (& LOVED driving a forklift then graduated to deburring airplane parts.
10. What are two things you would like to learn? Scrapbooking & crocheting

11. What two things would make your scrapping/stamping work space work even better for you? An OTT light and my own room--darn it! so I can make noise!
12. What are two of your favorite stamp companies? eat cake graphics (cute) & Above the Mark (collage)
13. What are your two favorite stamping tools? heat gun (can't not emboss) & Cutter kit
14. What are your 2 favorite occasions to make cards for: Thank You & no reason at all!
15. What 2 times are the best for you to get stamping done: Middle of the night & middle of the night!
16. What are the last 2 cd's you bought or 2 artists you last downloaded: Imogen Heap & Feist
17. What are your 2 favorite colors: Blue and very recently Pink(!)
18. What are 2 crafting products/tools that you want to try but never have? Cuttlebug & Nestabilities. Come on lottery!
19. What are your two favorite types of inkpads (pigment, chalk, dye, Palette, catseye, etc...) SU! Craft inks with clear e.p. & Versamark
20. What are your two favorite designer paper lines: Basic Grey anything and more Basic Grey!
21. My Question: What's your favourite 3D project you've ever made & why? Link it here :0) Wait! Do I have to answer that? Ummm... a card box one post before this, because I made a template for the first time & used all kinds of good stuff instead of cheapin' out!

Thanks for Looking,
:0) Mel

P.S. all ingredients for cards can be found here.


Alhambra Club said...

Thanks for sharing with us, these cards are lovely

Marilyn said...

Love the cards that you created - they are so shabby chic cute! And the box to go along with them is delicious as well!! Your tutorial as always is fantastic - thanks for taking the time to share!

Cathrine StClair said...

I love your "valentine-ish" cards. I have a hard time using that BG paper for some reason - but you did beautifully here!

Margaret McDonald said...

I'll take lots of pictures in Prague for you then, we leave on feb1

Becky G said...

These are so pretty Mel! I love the colors and layouts! Fabulous! Thanks for tagging me! I'll play along as soon as I can figure out how too! Have a great day! Smiles!!!!

~* Tracy *~ said...

Hi Mel :) That was a fun tagging :)