More Mother’s Day Card Inspiration for GDP085

For this Global Design Project challenge we were to pick our three favorite retiring In-Colors and make a card. I don’t happen to have all of the 2015-2017 In-Colors so I made a few substitutions. I used Calypso Coral in place of Watermelon Wonder and Crushed Curry in place of Delightful Dijon. My third color Read More

Stamp It Group – Mother’s Day Themed Blog Hop and Giveaway

Welcome to the Stamp It Group Blog Hop and Giveaway for April! This month you will find lots of Mother’s Day card ideas to inspire you to make handmade cards for all the mothers in your life. As a bonus we are giving away the gorgeous Watercolor Wishes Card Kit to one lucky winner so read through Read More

Global Design Project 082 | Sketch Challenge

Today I am sharing a set of cards I made for the Global Design Project sketch challenge. These cards are very simple to make, but also a lot of fun because there is watercoloring involved! Here are my cards: And here is the sketch that inspired my cards: The first thing I did was stamp Read More

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 Read More

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 Read More

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 Read More

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 Read More

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 Read More

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 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