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!
Hey everyone! I am here today to let all of you know that I am uber excited to be able to enter into a contest to win a Brother ScanNCut 2. Prayers needed for me to win.. For the contest, I added a few of my previously made cards and one that I made just… Read More Having Fun With My So Suzy Stamps Products #sosuzystamps
I was given the opportunity to be a vendor at the Iqra Eid Carnival on Oct 4th in King of Prussia, Pa. I want to be able to showcase my creations to a larger audience so what better way than to display them in person. I have been very busy making lots of cards. Some… Read More Iqra Eid Carnival
I received some happy mail from a darling friend to whom I have not spoken to nor texted in such a long time that I feel like a heel. She congratulated me on my getting into clinicals for my registered nursing degree. She is a fellow card maker and she is the one who showed… Read More Returning of Joy I Received From a Friend
The new technique here is the focal point of this card. The focal point of this card was somewhat discerning. I was not sure that I would be able to perform this task since there really were not any measurements. Let’s start with the background. I stamped Bazzill Marshmallow card stock (this is also my card… Read More A new technique I learned.
Sorry for the long absence. I certainly do believe that crafting is healing. I was able to enjoy a beautiful day with beautiful women who share my beautiful love of making cards. I made some wonderful cards at my lovely card class with Shalana Glass who is an awesome Close To My Heart representative. We made… Read More Crafting is Healing
At first I did not know how I wanted to use this wonderful stamp set from The Ton. I just knew I love hearts, diamonds and I love my bling. So I knew that this card had to have lots of it. What better way to show off bling? By making a shaker card, of… Read More May You Sparkle On Your Special Day, The Ton Stamp Set called Heart Diamonds
This was such a fun technique to try out. It is called the Faux Diamond technique. I used Altenew’s stamp set called Hennah Elements. The border stamp from Altenew’s set was stamped in Memento Tuxedo Black Ink. The flowers were inked first in VersaMark and then in Tim Holtz Distress Inks in Picked Raspberry, Seedless… Read More New Technique I Learned Called Faux Diamonds