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

Oh So Eclectic for GDP092

I just love the images, colors and dies in the Oh So Eclectic suite of products. I limited myself on how much I could order from the new Stampin’ Up! catalog but this bundle was a must-have for me. It might have caught my eye because it is the featured product on the catalog cover. Read More

Stamp It Group – Summer Themed Blog Hop and Giveaway

Welcome to the Stamp It Group Blog Hop and Giveaway for June! This month you will find lots of summer card ideas to inspire you to make handmade cards for the upcoming season. As a bonus we are giving away the brand new Pieces & Patterns stamp set to one lucky winner. So read through to Read More

Lovely Words Thinlits + Foil Frenzy DSP for GDP090

I wish I could buy every new product in the 2017-2018 Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog. But that is just not my reality, so I had to be selective with what I purchased in June. One of the first papers I jumped on was the Foil Frenzy Specialty Designer Series Paper. This DSP pack is so much Read More

Guest Designer for GDP089 Color Challenge

I’m so honored to be a Guest Designer at the Global Design Project this week! There is a new color challenge up on the blog this morning and I hope you will play along. I love using challenge blogs to give my creativity a kick start or nudge me out of my comfort zone. The 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

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

Welcome to the Stamp It Group Blog Hop and Giveaway for May! This month you will find lots of Father’s Day card ideas to inspire you to make handmade cards for all the fathers in your life. As a bonus we are giving away the bright and cheery Oh Happy Day Card Kit to one lucky winner. So Read More

Sneak Peek of In the City for FMS286

Today I have a Stampin’ Up! 2017 Hostess Set sneak peek. This cute new set is called In the City and is tons of fun. The only way to get your hands on this set from now until the end of May is to purchase it as a demonstrator. I got mine as part of 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