Purple Mondo Sakura

I'm playing along with the Ellen Huston Pin Site Challenge for April. Here is my card I made using this gorgeous new Mondo Sakura. I stamped the image on watercolor paper and heat embossed in gold. I then took my Zigs and watercolored the images focusing the darker color on the shaded areas. I love... Continue Reading →

So Suzy Family & Friends Blog Hop

I'm so excited to be participating in this awesome blog hop for So Suzy & Crackerbox Stamps. You should have arrived here from the talented Olesya Kharkova's blog. I've been a fan since since I started my card making journey, almost three years ago. I found out about So Suzy through the Stamp Junkies Facebook... Continue Reading →

Purple Inspiration

Today I'm playing along with the Altenew April Inspiration Challenge with some new stamps I received this week. The first card I made for the challenge is using this beautiful Persian Motifs set. I love these flowers and they are gorgeous heat embossed in gold. I stamped the flowers using Versamark ink in my MISTI... Continue Reading →

Magnificent Magnolias

I'm playing along with The Ton's Challenge and having fun with some spring colors. I love The Ton's floral images and decided to make two cards for the challenge using this gorgeous magnolia set. For my first card, I stamped the magnolia on some watercolor paper in Antique Linen Distress Ink to do some no-line... Continue Reading →

Exciting News!

    Wow February was a busy month for us and I can't believe that it is already March. I have some very exciting new, well at least for me. I've been selected to be on my first Design Team for A Blog Named Hero and I'm thrilled to be able to a part of... Continue Reading →

Wildflower Spotlight

Its no secret that I love coloring flowers. So I decided to ink up my very first Concord & 9th stamp set Wildflowers. There are some great images in this stamp set and its easy to create your own unique bouquets. I started out by stamping and masking the flowers in Hero Arts Soft Granite... Continue Reading →

Painting with Alcohol Inks

I've been having fun playing with alcohol inks and backgrounds and then I saw Jessica Frost -Ballas from All The Sparkle post where she had the most gorgeous flower painted with alcohol ink. Find her post and video tutorial here, it is awesome. I started out stamping the magnolia on some Yupo paper in Versmark... Continue Reading →


Playing along with The Ton's May Challenge. My first card, I choose the challenge line withno-line coloring, non rectangular, and watercolor. I used The Ton's Close Up Dalhia and my Zigs to watercolor the image I stamped on some Bristol Smooth paper with Antique Linen Distress Ink. My plan was to do a circle card... Continue Reading →

Thank You Cards

My daughter just turned 3 so I made three Thank You cards for the MarkerPop Challenge to give to family and friends. The first card I made using the Concord & 9th You're My Person stamp on some Strathmore Watercolor Paper in Ranger Archival Ink in my MISTI. Then using my Tombow Markers, I watercolored... Continue Reading →

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑