My Favorite Things Sketch Challenge 274

I’m back again today with another card using the same My Favorite Things Pure Innocence Steeped In Love set.  This card I am submitting for MFT’s Sketch Challenge 274. I diecut four little girls out of white cardstock using the matching die and then stamped one…

Perk Up

Hello!  I hope you had a wonderful weekend.  The best part about mine was receiving some new crafting supplies in the mail!  I was so excited that I had to use them in a card right away, and this is the result. This stamp set is My Favorite Things Pure…

Sending Hugs

Hi, there!  Today, I’m sharing a card I’m submitting for SugarPea Designs SugarSketch 45 (SPDSS45) and Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge “Anything Goes.” I started by blending Tim Holtz’s Spun Sugar and Picked Raspberry on a scrap of white cardstock.  I was…

Beautiful Day

Happy Friday! I can’t believe it’s April.  Have you played any April Fool’s jokes today?  Please post a comment for those of us (Ahem, me) who aren’t creative in that department. I’m sharing a card today that I will be…

SugarSketch 43

Good morning!  I hope you’re having a fabulous week.  It’s pouring here, so what a great excuse to craft, right? Cleaning can always wait! Today, I have a card I’m submitting for SugarPea Designs SugarSketch 43 (SPDSS43).   Guess what – it’s made…

SugarSketch 44

Happy Hump Day!  As promised, I’m back with a card with no watercolor.  This one I created for Sugar Pea Designs March SugarSketch Challenge 44 (SPDSS44).   The patterned paper is from Echo Park’s Life Is Good collection.  I embossed the green cardstock before adhering it…

Paper Smooches Challenge: Birthday 2

Hello and Happy Tuesday!  Here’s another card I’m submitting for Paper Smooches Challenge: Birthday.  As I was creating this card, I realized it’s my fourth one with watercoloring!  Oops!  I promise my next card will NOT be watercolored! These little critters are from Paper…

Papersmooches Challenge: Birthdays

Hi, again!  I hope you had a wonderful Easter!  Today, I have a card I am submitting for Papersmooches Challenge: Birthdays. I started by stamping my balloons (from CTMH’s Birthday Wish Occasions) with Stazon Jet Black ink onto watercolor paper.  Using Tim Holtz’s Distress Inks, I…

“Friend”-ly Hedgehog

Hi, all!  I’m back with a card I made for the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge 361 – Come Rain or Shine.  I started by ink blending my panel with Tim Holtz’s Tumbled Glass Distress Ink.  Next, I used Paper Smooches Stitched Wise Dies to make…

Happy Birth Day!

Who knew launching a blog would have so many labor pains?!  Holy cow, the learning curve is incredible!  My hubby said, “I feel like a dinosaur.”  Me, too, honey! Okay, enough complaining.  I am super thrilled to be launching my blog today!  And, what could be more appropo…