YNS Sketch Challenge 49 with Party Animals

Hi there!  Today I’m sharing a card I created for Your Next Stamp’s Sketch Challenge 49.  It features YNS’s Party Animals set and paper from Jillibean Soup’s Sweet & Sour Soup collection. I stamped and heat-embossed the fun kitty from Party…

You’re Dog-gone Awesome

Hi, there!  I’m back today with a card for MFT Stamps’ Sketch Challenge 301.  The sketch has a circle, which I exchanged for a star.  Check it out! Using MFT’s Star STAX dies, I die-cut a star into a piece of Freshly Squeezed Chevron…

Wishing You Peace & Love

Good morning!  I’m sorry it’s been awhile since I posted.  I was out of town for the weekend, and I’m still trying to catch up.  I spent the weekend at Whimsy Stamps’ Craft Retreat, and it was awesome!  I met some wonderful people…

Amazing Peonies

Hello, again!  Today, I’m sharing a card I made for Altenew’s September 2016 Inspiration Challenge. Aren’t those colors gorgeous together?!  Here’s my take on the photo. Altenew has some of the most beautiful floral stamps on the market.  I especially love their…

Reverse Confetti Sketch For You to Try #40

Hi, there!  I’m so glad you stopped by because I have a fun and easy birthday card to share with you.  It combines Echo Park Paper’s Party Time collection and Reverse Confetti products.  Check it out! The great thing about a sketch is that half of…

No-line Watercolored Fall Scene

Good morning, friend!  I’ve been seeing so many gorgeous cards with no-line watercoloring and wanted to try my hand at it again.  I used one of the bears from MFT Stamps’ Beary Special Birthday.  He usually rests against a birthday cake that he’s partially…

Love You More Than Coffee

Hi, again!  I’m back with my second card for the 2016 Fall Coffee Lovers Blog Hop.  This one is completely different from the first, even though it features the same SugarPea Designs’ set, Caffeine Addict.  I’ve used the sketch from SugarPea Designs’ Mix It…

Coffee Junkie

Hello, friends!  Hooray for Friday AND the start of the Fall Coffee Lovers Blog Hop!  Two things I love – coffee and crafting – together!  Woohoo! My first card for the hop is pretty simple and quick.  It features SugarPea Designs’ Caffeine Addict set and an uber cool embossing…

Thinking of You

Hello, again.  Can you believe it’s the first day of fall?!  It certainly doesn’t feel like it where I am, but I’m hoping cooler temps are on their way soon!  Even though it’s officially fall, today’s card features some gorgeous…

A Friendly Hello

Hello, crafty friend!  I’ve been wanting to try paper piecing a stamped image and finally tried it on today’s card.  I don’t know why I waited so long – it was surprisingly easy!  The best part is I was able to add a pattern…