Thursday, March 16, 2017

Joy Clair My Redeemer


 Hello Blogging Friends,


Today is the start of the Joy Clair My Redeemer Blog Hop


  PLUS we have a fun game for you to play for a chance at winning a $25 Gift Card to the Joy Clair Store!


Here is how you can play along with us!!


Each of the stops on the Joy Clair My Redeemer Blog Hop will have a key word in their post.  You will get the key word from each post and put it together into a sentence.  Then you will e-mail the sentence to me at ~ mulchlady@aol.com with the subject title My Redeemer in the e-mail subject line by March 19th ~ then a random winner will be picked from the correct  answers and the winner will be announced on the last day of the month on the Joy Clair Blog.


So why not play along with us!


For my project I used these Joy Clair stamp sets:



In God's Time, John 3:16  and the newly released My Redeemer.




Here is my creation for this blog hop:



Ingredients:

Quickutz Cloud border die
Black ink
 Spun Sugar distress ink
Evergreen Bough distress ink
Stormy Sky distress ink
Milled Lavender distress ink
Tumbled Glass distress ink
Squeezed Lemonade distress ink
Mustard Seed distress ink
Copic markers

For my project I decided to make a scrapbook page and journal about a difficult time that I went through where I almost lost my husband.  To me, it was a miracle that he lived through this and a hallelujah moment for me!

For my page I started by stamping hallelujah and the sun at the top of my page with black ink.  I took some Squeezed Lemonade and Mustard Seed distress inks and my blending tool and made the sun. Then I started making a rainbow across the top of my page (because a rainbow is a promise from God) by using my blending tool and some distress inks. I used a curved template to create each of the different colors of the rainbow.  Next I took the Quickutz Cloud border die and some white paper and I cut out the clouds and added that to the page.  Then I took the Joy Clair In God's Time stamp set and some black ink and I stamped the hour glass, time heals sentiment and the Saved by Love sentiment onto the page.  I colored in the hour glass and the sand with Copic markers.  Then, to get all that I wanted to say on my page, I did my journaling on the computer and printed it out onto some paper and added that to the page.

I think it is important to document our thankful moments so that we realize what we have and don't take the important loved ones in our lives for granted!


Here is the list of the stops on the Joy Clair My Redeemer Blog Hop:


Joy Clair
Martha Lucia Gomez Hernandez
Donna Green Idlet
Kerry Urbatch
Steph Ackerman
Lori Kobular ~ You are here!!
Lindsay Adreon
Helen Gullett
LeeAnn McKinney
Jessica Pascarella 

Please be sure to go to each blog post and collect the word from each post to put together your sentence!  You have until March 19th to make the sentence!!  You could be the lucky winner of the hop!


I hope you have had some fun hopping with us today!


Thanks for stopping by!

Lori

17 comments:

  1. Hi Lori this is stunning I love it. Take care. Hugs Jackie

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  2. Loving your new DT, Lori, and the fun, beautiful images! hugs, de

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  3. Wow! This is such a gorgeous page Lori! I love the puffy clouds and the sponged coloring! Thanks for sharing! Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*

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  4. Such a pretty page for your scrapbook. I also enlarged the picture and read what you'd written. Makes us treasure each moment doesn't it. Thank heavens all was ok. Beautiful!
    Lynn

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  5. That is one fabulous journaling page! LOVE it!

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  6. Oh, this is so beautiful, Lori!! What a gorgeous page and your story reminds us to treasure each moment and never give up hope!! I'm so glad your hubby is okay!! I love the colors of this and the design!! So stunning, my friend!! Have a great day!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  7. What an amazing page-such a wonderful idea!
    We don't always have to scrap pictures. The stories are more important.

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  8. Hugs Lori, your page is wonderful.

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  9. Great use of incorporating all three sets. Love the rainbow and the fun clouds. :)

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  10. Awesome page Lori! I am so happy for you that your husband made it through and you could make a wonderful page like this. These are the kind of things that keep our faith in God strong. We have seen him do it once, so we know he can do it again. Sending a hug.

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  11. This is lovely, Lori. Beautiful and such a good reminder of what are the most important parts of life. Thanks for sharing your heart.

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  12. Very inspiring journal page of this difficult time.

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  13. Whata great hop and awesome set of stamps!!

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Thanks for taking the time to comment! I love reading them!!