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End of the Month MOJO Dec'09

Rachel here! Another year is ENDING!! When did that HAPPEN!? I seriously can't figure out where my year went. This month, I'm excited to share one an Honorary Gutter Girl with you that I know you'll love. Please welcome Christina!!

My name is Christina Padilla aka CP. I live on the beauiful central coast of California with my hubby of 8 years and two little kiddos, who although I adore to the fullest, they drive me crazy most days! I've been into scrapbooking for quite some time now and basically put my finger in all the crafty pots. Making jewlery, decorating for the holidays, fashion, I'm all over it. I love to layer on my pages and put together little clusters of goodness. I'm a huge fan of color and mixing patterns. I dig it. I'm completely adddicted to Facebook. You can always find me on there on the daily. Really, people, I'm serious.

I'm super excited to be an Honorary Gutter Girl this month. You all are so fabulous! Wishing you all a fantastic and creativity filled 2010!
When I read the prompt title "I'm only fine," right away I thought about my husband. He is the love of my life and with out him in it, well, I just can't phathom the thought! Can't do it! I’m only fine with him in my life. I went with that feeling and titled it "Only You." The picuture I used is a favorite of mine from this past summer. Somehow we never seem to get behind the camera together for picutres of us. Gotta address that for 2010! The georgous My Minds Eye papers and tags color theme of muted blues, greens and beige inspired the vintage-y look I was going for. The "mesh/gauze" was incorporated into the flower by simply cutting some circles out of tulle, layering with flowers and paper then securing with a Basic Grey fabric brad.

I'm super excited to be guesting with The Gutter Girlz this month. You all are so fabulous! Wishing you all a fantastic and creativity filled 2010! Thank you for the inspiration!
You can see more of Christina on her BLOG, and on the sites she designs for! SCRAPJACKED, POINT BLANK PERIOD and TWILIGHT PAPERCUT!
Here's more of Christine's work!! Thank you so much, Christine, for playing in our gutter!! I love all your layers and bits. Your pages always make me smile!

Be on the lookout for her here in the gutter again in FEB!! We'll be swapping Design Teams with one of the teams Christina is on!

Our sponsor for the next month is Treasured Scrapbooking!! Erin is donating the January Kit #1. retailing at $27.95!!! Treasured Scrapbooking is online only, but Erin will accept local pick ups if someone happens to be local! (very cool, I think!) Erin is also offering YOU gutter girlz a SPECIAL DISCOUNT!! Enter the code GutterGirlz at checkout, and get 20% off your purchase until Feb. 28th 2010!! Thank you SO MUCH, Erin!!

DEC WINNER and Invitation for Jan. Guest GUTTER GIRL:
The Random Number Generator Chose
ladybrayton71 said... Here is mine
as winner of our prize sponsored by SUSAN, a Gift Certificate to TallyScrapper!!
Please use the Email Link in the sidebar to send us an email with your email address!! Please put DEC PRIZE WINNER in your subject line. If you are a member of TallyScrapper.com already, please include your screen name!! Congratulations!! Thanks again for playing along with us!
We'd like to invite
Joyce said... Here's mine
To be our Guest Gutter Girl for the month of January!! Joyce, if you are able, please email us using the Email Button in our sidebar. Please put JAN GUEST in your subject line! You'll be a guest for our upcoming Jan. 15th prompt!

Don't forget!! Playing with us puts YOU in the spotlight to be our next guest gutter girl!! You also get placed in our random drawing to win a monthly prize when you play. We need to SEE what you create though!! When you comment, be SURE to leave us a link to what you've created in response to our prompt!! Play along with our current challenge! CLICK HERE to see what we're up to!

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Nikki said...

Awesome, awesome page Christina! Love your work girl! Congrats on being the Honorary Gutter Girl for the month! :)

Anonymous said...

Love your layouts, Christina! :D

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LadyMissSusan said...

WOO HOOOOOO!!!!!! Congrats Christina & I love your page and work.

Kim Sonksen said...

I seriously LOVE Christina's layouts - what inspo!
Thanks for sharing with us

Glenda T. said...

I loved having you guest with us Christina and your creations are awesome!! Thanks for rolling in the gutter with us!!

Patti H said...

Woo Hoo CP!! You know I love your work. Glad you are here playing with us