Friday, February 20, 2009

Metal Mania-Hanna Stamps Friday Challenge

I arrived back from Toronto safe and sound!!! What a fun week! The meetings that I attended for work were very promising to my profession, the team that they had selected to form the working group phenomenal! We got a lot accomplished and it gives such as sense of empowerment to know that our group had good representation in terms of consultation for policy/management changes. I was also blessed to be grouped with some very nice people so we enjoyed each other's company for sure!

I love Toronto. Although I wouldn't want to live there, I always enjoy the excitement and hustle and bustle of the big City. I worked in Scarborough for about 6 years when I was younger and really enjoyed going downtown for the night sleepy Kingston is more my

I created this card for the Friday Hanna Stamps Challenge. The challenge is to use some metal on your card. If you want to play............go HERE Did you know that when you enter a card into the Friday Challenges, your name goes into a draw for a Hanna set of your choice. Make sure you enter your card on the Hanna Forum


Hanna Sentiments
Reading Riley
Real Red and Brilliant Blue Cardstock, The Paper Trunk Designer Paper, Nestabilities, Notebook Punch, Cuttlebug Embossing Template, Karen Foster Compass, $$$ store metal, sponges and Momento Black Ink as well as Creamy Caramel.

Pink Cat Release Sneak Peeks coming tomorrow!!!!!

Happy Stamping



  1. Love your sweet Riley, sounds like you had a great week, Happy week-end.

  2. Oh, what a FUN card!! So glad that you are back safe and sound. I'm not a city girl. My DH and I lived in Boston for a few years...I hated the feeling of literally living on top of other people! LOL! Can't wait to see what you have to share with us for PCS!

  3. This is a great card!! Love how you did the "notebook" paper.

  4. Glad your back safe and sound and that you had a great meeting with a lot accomplished! I'm a city girl now living in suburbia. I miss the energy of living in a city. . .I like seeing a lot of people and being able to do different things but I hate the traffic.

    Love your card, Vicki. Riley looks like a cool nerd. . is it possible? I think so with Riley! LOL! Love your coloring too. . .beautiful job!


  5. Vicki, your card is so funny. Love the image...and your coloring! Great have a nice day. Hugs Silke

  6. Fabulous card and beautiful coloring.

  7. Glad you enjoyed your time in Toronto! Love this card! Fantastic!!

  8. Fabulous card Vicki and just love your colouring of Riley and cute metal lock, Love the distressed edges and punched background. Glad you had a great time in Toronto, Can't wait to pop back tomorrow to see what you've created. Hugs, Nikki x

  9. Wow Vicki,

    I love the colors on this card and that aging is so good!!!

    I love Riley too!!! You did a great job on this card!!!

    I am glad you are back in town I have missed your great projects and posts!!!


  10. Great card for the challenge Vicki!! Riley is so cute here!! =) I love your charm.
    Hugs,Jodi =)

  11. This is sooo cute! Love it, that lined paper is perfect!

  12. WOW I sure love your blog and this card is so cute!!! tfs!! I mean this! I met Kristy at cha in Jan. and you...You guys are so talented and sooooo approachable!! I didnt know about the challenges and I love Riley! I am gonna try to work these in !! ;0

  13. Oh Vicki!! I just love these Rileys!!! I have YET to have mine see ink...busy gal am I or what?!! I always love to take the time to see what you're up to though!! Your card is so sweet!! TFS!! :)

  14. Vicki, I am so glad your trip was a success. I always love going to conferences where you learn and gather a lot of information.

    What a stunning creation!! Wow, I just love this little School time Riley and the way you colored him in is magnificant!! Beautiful distressing and the charm is perfect!!!



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