A few weeks ago, I was approached to use my card making to help a cause that is in the back of every women’s mind. The Susan G Komen Foundation is a non-profit organization that helps to fight breast cancer. So when I was approached by the owner of Skipping Stones Designs, I was ecstatic. Heather… Read More A great way to donate to a wonderful cause
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
Hello all. I came out of my comfort zone once again and finally made a Youtube video. And guess what???? I made a huge booboo….. The product that I was demonstrated is from Ken Oliver and my video says Tim Holtz. I am such a huge idiot… hehehehe. Ken, you will just have to forgive… Read More My very first Youtube video.. and it was a huge blunder….
So sorry that I have not been very diligent in posting. Just wanted to share that I am a winner!!!!!!!! Hehe… Actually I am really crazy. I stayed up until 2 am on a weeknight to finish a challenge. Boy am I an idiot… hehe…. Well if it weren’t for some beautiful people whom I… Read More A little late in posting
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…….
As I was perusing through Pinterest on my phone, I saw some really cute cards that I thought I would love to re-create. Here is my CASE card from Pinterest Sentiment is from So Suzy Stamps ad snowflakes and hearts from Simon Says Stamp’s January 2016 Card Kit called Cute Snowflakes. All were heat embossed… Read More Bringing in the New Year Inspired by Pinterest
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!