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

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

Work of Art Card Set Tutorial | Craft Project Central

There is another fun card set tutorial available today at Craft Project Central. This project is done by Regina Andari, and features the Work of Art stamp set by Stampin’ Up! Craft Project Central is a subscription website where Stampin’ Up! demonstrators provide awesome tutorials each month as well as card sketches. I was asked to be a 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

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