I like a couple things…I like bright happy rainbow colors and I like stamping images in colors that are not always the ‘natural’ color for that image. Take leaves for example…I don’t always feel like I have to keep leaves in the greens or even pretty fall colors. I think leaves can be any color in the rainbow and I […]
Tin of Cards
I was in the mood to do a splatter type card. I love the new splatters in the Happy Celebrations set but I also LOVE the Gorgeous Grunge set. The two really work so nicely together. I started putting these two splatters together and thought this ended up being such a fun card! I’ve really been into the Peek-a-boo Peach
Oh do we have a fun challenge for the Create with Connie and Mary Design Team Saturday Blog Hop – Nothing But Words – using a words stamp as the main focus of our project. For my project I decided to go a little different direction than probably the other design team members. As soon as I saw this challenge
It’s that time again…time for another Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge and this week we have a cool color challenge. This is one of my new current ‘favorites’: Sweet Sugarplum, Pool Party, Pear Pizzazz. It really is an AWESOME color combo and works for so many different things. I had this idea of what I wanted to do
I don’t know WHY I did’t want to get this set. I LOVE it! When I first saw it my thought was…WAAAY too fussy and those of you who know me know I don’t do fussy . But then after seeing so many cool things using this set, well I did HAVE to have it. If you haven’t check out
Happy Saturday and welcome to another Create with Connie and Design Team Saturday Blog Hop. We are continuing on with our fall themes with Autumn Leaves or Trees. Well…with the Thoughtful Branches still available…I’m using it again! So….let’s talk SIMPLE! Yep…with the Beautiful Branches thinlits and the Petals and Paisleys specialty dsp…it practically made itself! Here’s the details… Night of
Welcome everyone to the Create with Connie and Mary Design Team Saturday Blog Hop! This month the design team is going to be saying good-bye to the incolors that will be retiring with this catalog. Each week we will feature a different color. And our last color…Tangelo Twist! How fun is that! The Blossom Bunch Punch just makes making layered
Well…here it is another Thursday so time for another Create with Connie and Mary Thursday Challenge. And what do we have for you? Well we have a FABULOUS sketch challenge! Oh…and I LOVE this one! So this is the second card I made for this challenge. I made the first one and it was okay but I can’t say that
Boy…I didn’t think I was going to get any time to stamp this weekend but I had time for one quick, simple card. School is whooping me! I am working on a major course rewrite that has to go live summary (mid-May). Then there was a going to be a problem with getting it loaded into all the shell with
Well…it’s time again for another SUO challenge. Our theme this time is spring! Now…that sounds like a REALLY easy them but I didn’t have anything that said ‘spring’ on it! What’s a girl to do! I was playing around with a couple different ideas but they weren’t working for me so I decided to go super simple and use daisies.
I was needing a card for my craft group last month and wanted to do one that was simple but eye catching. I had some of my Blushing Bride Glimmer paper sitting on my desk top and then I just got my new Blossom Bunch Punch so I put the two things together and here’s what I came up with.
The other day I was walking by my desk and saw a cut out of a leaf (the negative image) sitting on top of a piece of dsp that was sitting there. WOW…it looked sooo cool! So today I wanted to do a little stamping and then I saw the CAS challenge on SCS was to use leaves so00000…what can
Welcome to the July Tour de Freaks Blog Hop! Although we usually have our hop on the 20th of the month, since many of our participants were in Salt Lake City enjoying the Stampin’ Up! convention so we delayed out hop just a little bit! But we are here now and ready to share our ideas with you! This month
Now…I am sure this NEVER happens to you…you sit down to make something and you have something very specific in mind and when you are done…well, you sort of took a left at your stampin’ desk! Today I sat down to make a card for the casology challenge – wings. When I finished…it looked like this… Now don’t get me
Oh…what an easy theme we have for the SUO challenge this time…it’s your favorite new stamp set. This was another of my ‘must have’ stamp sets with my first order and then did I play with it???? NO!!!! So I really wanted to play with it, I REALLY needed a make and take for a group of wonderful ladies AND