Swan Lake for Sketch Challenge #72 at Craft Project Central

I finally had some time to complete the Creating Pretty Cards Challenge for June at Craft Project Central. There is still one more day to enter this challenge for a chance to win a one month subscription to the site. I had a little bit of trouble with this sketch, trying a couple different backgrounds Read More

Daisy Bouquet plus Fun Fold Cards – Craft Project Central

Would you like to learn how to make a daisy bouquet from stamps, ink and cardstock? There is another fun tutorial available today at Craft Project Central. This project is done by Cindy Brumbaugh, and features the Daisy Delight bundle by Stampin’ Up! Craft Project Central is a subscription website where Stampin’ Up! demonstrators provide awesome tutorials each month Read More

Boxed Card Set & Candy Holder – Craft Project Central

Today I am excited to share the project I made for Craft Project Central this month: a Boxed Card Set with a bonus Candy Holder! My projects use the new 2017-2019 In Colors, with a little Soft Sky for the water and blue flowers. You can purchase a subscription for June at Craft Project Central that will Read More

Sneak Peek – Daisy Delight Bundle

This is my first card with the new Daisy Delight Bundle by Stampin’ Up! and I just love how it turned out. If you are a demonstrator (or would like to become a demonstrator) this bundle is part of the pre-order happening during May 2017. If you are a customer then this product will be available Read More

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: Read More

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 Read More

A Best Birds Thank You for FMS274

I just love the Best Birds set by Stampin’ Up! I borrowed it last year from a friend and loved playing with it so much I bought it for myself last month. You can create a variety of looks with the images in this set by adding lots of color and embellishments, or you can Read More

One Big Thank You for GDP073

There is a bit of a tricky color challenge going on this week over at the Global Deign Challenge blog. But that is why it is called a challenge I guess, to encourage working outside our comfort zone. And guess what? I usually like the results when I am pushed a little, and this week was Read More

Cover Reveal: Stampin’ Up! 2017 Occasions Catalog

Isn’t it gorgeous! Enjoy the sneak peak of some of the amazing products shown here on the cover of the new Stampin’ Up! 2017 Occasions Catalog. This catalog is all about celebrations, from birthdays to weddings, as well as holidays for the first half of the year like Easter and Mother’s/Father’s Day. And then there Read More

Global Design Project #057 | Colour Challenge

Another week and again I’m sliding in my Global Design Project challenge entry at the last minute. It was fun to be chosen as a winner last week and I am grateful for the inspiration the challenge provides. Even when my mojo is running low I try to take part in this challenge. This week Read More