Colorful Stenciling

I'm over at the Topflight Stamps blog today with a colorful stenciled card using Distress Oxides and photo-paper. I started out taking this dinky stencil from That's Crafty (it's perfect for ATCoins too) and blended Distress Oxides in Mermaid Lagoon, Squeezed Lemon, and Picked Raspberry onto the paper. Once I filled my paper, I misted... Continue Reading →

Christmas Poinsettias

I'm over on the Topflight Stamp blog today with two Christmas cards using a set from Crafty Individuals Festively Ornamental stamp set, because you can never have too many Christmas cards. Here is my first one I made using Distress Oxides. I started by stamping the image on Bristol Smooth paper in Versamark ink and... Continue Reading →

Water World

I'm over at the Topflight Stamp blog with this fun fish card using a fun set from Magda Polakow - Water World. For the background I used Distress Oxide Inks on photopaper. Here is a short video on how I used the inks and reinkers to create this background and the background images. I stamped... Continue Reading →

Life is Beautiful

Its Friday and I have another fun blog post for Topflight Stamps that can be found here. I have two cards that I made using this beautiful set from Visible Images called Life Is Beautiful. For my first card, I used a background I had created using Distress Oxides on photo paper. This is fun... 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 →

Sketchy Thank You

I'm playing along with the Where Creativity Meets C9 Challenge with two fun cards. I've been on a distress oxide kick and decided to make this background with them. For my first card, I took some photo paper and the line stamp from set Bags and Tags set and inked it up with Picked Raspberry... Continue Reading →

Hero Arts Encouragements

I hope you are getting back into the swing of things after a fun holiday season. I've put away my Christmas stamps and am breaking out some old stamps I've had in my stash and inking them up. New Year's Resolutions right? The first that I decided to play with is this Hero Arts Spice... Continue Reading →

Fall Coffee Lovers

It's been a busy an summer and the kids are finally back to school after a 2 week delay thanks to Hurricane Harvey.  Thankfully, we are all safe and well but I'll post more on that later. Even though it doesn't seem like fall weather here in Houston, I broke out the fall colors for... Continue Reading →

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