You Lift Me Up

Hello there!  I actually took a little “me” time today and did some crafting.  What I SHOULD have done was some cleaning, but, hey, that’ll still be waiting for me tomorrow (unfortunately).  My card today was inspired by MFT Sketch Challenge 341.  However, my card does…

Friend You’re Purr-fect

Hi there, friends!  Can you believe July is half over?!  My poor kiddos start back to school in 2 weeks – where has the summer gone???  Granted, I may have more time to craft when they’re back in school (and I hope to do more videos), but I…

Inky Paws Challenge 51 Inspiration

Hi there!  Today is the start of a new Inky Paws Challenge, and this time the theme is tropical. To me, nothing says tropical like the beach, so I have the fabulous Newton enjoying some beach time (I wish I were there!).  I stamped this fun image from Newton&#8217…

You’re so Thoughtful

Happy Saturday!  Today I have a card inspired by SugarPea Designs Mix It Up Challenge #33. As you can see from the inspiration photo, I decided to use the sketch rather than the color challenge.  I just love the cute monkey from SPD’s Caring Critters and thought it…

Shaking It Up with Avery Elle

Hello!  I’m over on the Drive By Crafts blog today with this fun shaker card using a bunch of Avery Elle sets.  I hope you’ll stop by and say “hi”! Have a great day! Avery Elle: Skating By stamp set Avery Elle: Skating By…

Hello & Have a Great Day

Hello, friends!  I hope you’re having a great day.  I had a little time for crafting today, which makes any day better! For today’s card I used two adorable images from The Greeting Farm’s Mini Remix-Happy.  I stamped both with Memento Tuxedo Black…

Your Next Stamp DT Dare: Hidden Slider Card

Howdy!  I’m back with a slider card featuring Krash the Horse from Your Next Stamp.  I just love the expression on this horse – boy, is he having a fun time running through the field or what?!  From the start I knew I wanted to use him on…

Make a Splash

Hi there!  I recently picked up Neat & Tangled’s Beach Day set from their June release and couldn’t wait to play with it!  For this card I was inspired by Little Tangles Challenge #82:  Masking. Onto some Xpress-It paper, I stamped the elephant from Beach…

Inky Paws Challenge 68 Inspiration: Happy Birthday

Hello!  Have you linked up a project for Inky Paws Challenge 68?  If not, I have a card today that will hopefully inspire you to do so!  I just love the colors of this challenge:  Pink and purple with a splash of orange is purr-fection! I stamped this image…

Guest Designing for Where Creativity Meets C9

Hello, friends!  I’m honored to be guest designing for Where Creativity Meets C9 this month!  Today starts a new challenge, and the theme is embossing (dry or wet).  I have had Concord & 9th’s Lucky stamps and dies for awhile now and, I’m ashamed…