Ice Cream at the Amusement Park | Handmade Birthday Cards

Today I am sharing handmade birthday cards I created for the Amusement Park theme Challenge at the Global Design Project. Here is my first card: And here is the banner that inspired my card: Every year we take a trip to Silverwood Theme Park. Our schools have an incentive program where the kids earn a free ticket […]

Beautiful You and Sheltering Tree – LOVE!

I am very excited to share my card with you this morning because I am quite pleased with how it turned out. It is no secret that I love creating handmade cards… even sympathy and thinking of you cards. While it is no fun to have a reason to send these types of cards, it […]

Stamp It Group – Easter Themed Blog Hop and Giveaway

Welcome to the Stamp It Group Easter Themed Blog Hop and Giveaway! We are giving away the Oh Happy Day Card Kit to one lucky winner this month so read through to the end of this post to see who won the giveaway from February and to find out how to enter this month. Don’t forget to […]

Sale-A-Bration Sunday… on a Wednesday – Delicate Details

Sundays aren’t working out too well for me. At least not to make and then post cards. 🙂 This past weekend we took the kids to Portland to visit OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry) and met up with our best friends for dinner. On Sunday while the rest of the family went to […]

A Tweet Congratulations for GDP077 and FMS278

Today I am playing along with the the color challenge at the Global Design Project and the sketch challenge at Freshly Made Sketches. Here is what I came up with: And here are the banners that inspired my card: I really love the images in the Best Birds stamp set. I get a nice crisp […]

Blog Highlight – Top Ten Winners Hop

Welcome to this month’s Top Ten Winner’s Blog Hop… those of us hopping today were winners of Kylie’s International Blog Highlight in February where we all made cards with a Get Well Theme. You can see those amazing projects if you click over to this post. If you are following along with this hop you have […]

Oh So Succulent Background for GDP076

Today I am playing along with the challenge over at the Global Design Project. We were to case a fabulous card by Kylie Bertucci and I decided to keep a similar design but use the Oh So Succulent stamp set. Here is what I came up with: And here is the design that inspired my cards: […]

Sale-A-Bration Sunday… on a Thursday – Avant Garden

My plan was to highlight a new Sale-A-Bration set each Sunday, but I seem to have gotten a little off track. I missed two Sundays and here we are on a Thursday. But I didn’t want to wait three days to share these cards, so here they are: Avant Garden didn’t jump out at me when I […]

Always Bee You for GDP075 and FMS276

I managed to hit three separate challenges with my card today! I am using the sketch from Freshly Made Sketches, the theme from the Global Design Project, and the color combination from Splitcoast Stampers. Here is what I came up with: And here are the banners that inspired my card: The first thing I worked on […]

A Sweet Birthday Card for FMS275

The Cool Treats bundle was the first product from the Occasions Catalog that went on my wish list when we got a sneak peek last November. And it was in my pre-order at the beginning of December. But for some reason here we are in February and this card is the first I have made with […]