Everyone knows how much I love glitter. Just to commemorate my love for bling, I made 2 cards. For my first card I used I inch double-sided adhesive tape. I used Nuvo Pure Sheen Glitter in Butter Diamond and Glitter Candy Pink on black card stock. I first added he Butter Diamond and then cleaned… Read More Glitter, glitter and glitter
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
This Butterfly stamp is just amazing. This was heat embossed in a special mix of 3 times of glitters and clear embossing powder. I water colored the inside with a pearlized water color. My other favorite stamp was a little bit of snark that I had in me….. Suzy made this stamp from our Snark… Read More Sweet and Snarky all in one
These are two of the first stamps I have ever purchased from So Suzy Stamps. I used these two stamps sets so much. This background was a technique that Gina K demonstrated yesterday on her page. I used the Darice Henna Embossing folder and placed a piece of wax paper inside. Gina K added some… Read More Love to learn new techniques
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
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
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 3,600 times in 2015. If it were a cable car, it would take about 60 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the… Read More 2015 in review
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!
Jennifer McGuire had tried something I thought I could never give justice to. However, I do love a challenge. I tried it. It is not the same caliber as hers but it is a beautiful start. n one of her videos she took a handful of mini sentiments and made one background out of them… Read More Inspired by Jennifer McGuire