Clean & Simple Card

This month for The Flower Challenge it's use a previous challenge so I thought I'd use challenge #14 CAS. CAS is always a hard one for me since I have a tendency to fill up white space. But it's good to challenge yourself, so here is my card using Power Poppy's Countryside Bouquet and a simple... Continue Reading →

Summertime Fun

It's the June 15th and time for another A Blog Named Hero Challenge. This month the challenge is Summertime Fun. Nothing screams summertime like Ice Cream, so I pulled out this fun Color Layering Ice Cream set and made a couple of cards. I might have gotten a little carried away but these ice creams... Continue Reading →

The Flower Challenge #21

Its the beginning of June which means it is time for another awesome challenge over at The Flower Challenge. This month's theme is: There were so many fun choices but I decided to go with Challenge #11 Focus on Background Stamping. Here is my card to highlight background stamping. To start, I stamped this Hero... Continue Reading →

Coffee Lover’s Blog Hop

I'm playing along with one of my favorite hops the Coffee Lover's Blog Hop where there are always lots of beautiful inspiration and most importantly coffee!I have three cards today and hopefully will have more time to play later in the week. For my first card I used this cute set from Gina Marie. I... Continue Reading →

Watercolor Blending

I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. I'm over on A Blog Named Hero played along with our watercolor challenge. Have you played yet? School is almost ending here in Houston, Texas so I thought that I would make some teacher thank you cards. I love this Peonies and having been playing around with... Continue Reading →

Green Lilly

I'm playing along with the Where Creativity Meets C9 and this month's challenge is Floral. There are so many beautiful Concord & 9th floral stamps but I decided to play with a new to me set: Lily. i love playing with watercolor and wanted to use a color I typically don't use, so painted this... Continue Reading →

Mermaid Birthday

My daughter has a birthday pool party to go to this weekend, so I thought that this Reverse Confetti Mermaid Kisses would be the perfect set to make a card with. I'm playing along with the Reverse Confetti's new Stack your Stash Birthday Challenge. Here the card that my daughter helped me with. We thought... Continue Reading →

Hero Arts Vellum Peonies

I'm playing with this awesome Peonies set from Hero Arts on vellum as part of out monthly challenge over at The Flower Challenge. I stamped this beautiful image on vellum with Versmark ink and heat embossed it in gold. Then I flipped the paper over to color the flower with color pencils. I used Mulberry,... Continue Reading →

Watercolor Challenge

We are celebrating another challenge over at A Blog Named Hero. This month is one of my favorites because I love watercoloring. Usually I watercolor flowers, but for this challenge I decided to do a simple card using this large ampersand. It's an older stamp from Hero Arts but I still love it. Here is... Continue Reading →

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