It is true that inspiration most definitely can come from any where . I attend class every Thursday for my nursing degree. The walls of the college have this beautiful flower decoration that is as simple as can be. When Altenew’s new release was disclosed, the Hibiscus Bouquet was the that wall. I had to… Read More Inspiration comes from anywhere
I could not wait to open the newest Stamp of Approval from Catherine Pooler. The Perfect Reason Collection is actually PERRRFECT! The Paisley Peacock Collection is the one stamp set that I was waiting for with the most anticipation. With the Muslim Holidays coming soon, I need to make some extra special cards and the… Read More Stamp of Approval The Perfect Reason Collection
I followed Jennifer McGuire’s recent technique to make this simple card with a powerful impact for the one you love. February 14th is right around the corner and what better way to say that to your loved one how much they mean to you. I used the dies from Catherine Pooler’s Young at Heart Stamp… Read More Simple I love you
As all of my followers know, I love to learn new techniques and then to share what I have learned. Has anyone every thrown away an empty Wink of Stella pen.. WHAT??!! REALLY??!! Do you even know how expensive they are??!! Of course you do, you bought it…. Well how about if I told you… Read More I learned a new technique– ooops…..
I finally was able to play with my Stamp of Approval goodies. I almost did not buy this. However when I saw this butterfly, I was smitten. I had to have it. Both of these cards were made with simple techniques. For the top card, I heat embossed the flower design from Gina K’s Stamp… Read More Stamp of Approval Treasures
So Suzy Stamps’ owner is this awesome, wonderful, big-hearted woman who sponsors monthly challenges to get your juices flowing. For January, the challenge is Everything Beachy. I had some paper from a monthly kit from Simon Says Stamp which I attached to some Neenah Solar White 100# card stock and then used my circle dies… Read More A quick addition to the January Challenge at So Suzy Stamps
Haha… It is after midnight here and I just had to share this last technique before I went to bed. I love my embossing folders, however am always looking for new ways to use them. I bought another one from So Suzy Stamps called Vine Pattern. I never realized how versatile these folders can be.… Read More Had to share this technique before going to bed…..
There is a blizzard of snow happening outside and a blizzard of activity inside my Woman’s Cave. In other words, I have been a little active at my crafting table. Without further adieu, here are the cards. Let me know please which ones you really liked. The first 5 people to comment will receive a… Read More Snowed in today…
Good evening. I have been working diligently making cards for a friend and for Catherine Pooler’s January Friendship Challenge that I have not written a blog post in forever. I am so sorry. I will show you the highlights of the cards I have made. If you have any questions on how a certain card… Read More For a friend…….
My dear friend Monica Taylor of TaylorMadeCards4U ( http://taylormadecards4u.blogspot.com) always creates these fabulous vintage masterpieces. I have just been able to stare in awe. Now I am able to create a vintage background also. For this I used a white crayon, and embossing folder, a brayer and some dark ink. I took some white card stock.… Read More Monica… This one’s for you!