Adding Leaves

It's February which means it is time for another Flower Challenge! This month the challenge is to use leaves with our floral image.  We also have a Guest Designer this month, Galina Filippenko. Check out her beautiful card and blog here. Here is my card this month. I love using this Crown Bloom set from... Continue Reading →

Silver Embossing

It's time for the reminder post for The Flower Challenge and this month we are focusing on Embossing and Altenew is a sponsor so check out the details here. Here is the card I made using some beautiful Altenew stamps and dies. First, I created the background using Versamark ink to stamp the Rustic Linen... Continue Reading →

Embossing Two Ways

It's time for a new challenge over at The Flower Challenge and this month it is all about embossing! This month we also have prizes and Altenew has been so generous to sponsor the challenge and is giving away this gorgeous Cross Stitch Flower stamp set below, worth $21 USD  to our lucky winner. Also... Continue Reading →

The Flower Challenge Reminder

We have a fun sketch challenge over at The Flower Challenge this month, have you had a chance to play along? Here is the sketch and the card I made for the challenge. I love these Altenew Persian Motifs flowers and all the fun ways you can color them. I started by stamping the motifs... Continue Reading →

Thank You Cards

It's March and that means it is time for another wonderful challenge over at The Flower Challenge. This month is an easy one: Remember to use florals as your main image and check out the rest of the Design Team's beautiful creations. For my card I started by stamping the Altenew Hope set. I focused... Continue Reading →

Always Flowers

Its time for the reminder post for The Flower Challenge using our Latest Stamp or Die. This time I decided to use this Sweet Bouquet set from Altenew. I love the flowers but often times am a little intimated with the whole layering of stamps. Having a stamp positioner like the MISTI definitely helps. I... Continue Reading →

Grey & Pink Blooms

I hope you are all having a wonderful start of the week! Its the 15th of the month so I have another DT card for The Flower Challenge. This month its Pink and Grey (or Gray lol). Here is my card for the challenge using an older stamp in my stash from Altenew, Majestic Bloom.... Continue Reading →

World Cardmaking Day Sales

Happy World Cardmaking Day! I thought I'd share a card and a couple of sales going on today. First here is my card using Altenew's Best Buds and Altenew Watercolors. I love the bright colors in this set.   Check out these sales for World Cardmaking Day. Check out the links below. Shop at Ellen... Continue Reading →

Altenew Majestic Bloom

I had a little time this week, so I thought I would create a card for the Altenew August Inspiration Challenge. I love the Altenew stamps and have built up a nice little collection and I love the challenge of using new color combos. I started by stamping the Majestic Bloom, small flowers and leaves... Continue Reading →

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