Hello and welcome back! I've been in a bit of a card making slump. I'm so obsessed with redecorating my new house (which is still 2 months away), I haven't been thinking of much else. I thought the easiest way to get around it was to grab a stack of already made backgrounds, and make… Continue reading Alcohol Ink & Vellum
Welcome back! I have a quick post for you, sharing my first card with the awesome Me and My Dragon set from Mama Elephant. This set is fabulous! It has a very close resemblance to a certain, extremely popular show with dragons and wolves. I actually stayed up until midnight the night is this release,… Continue reading Mama Elephant’s Me & My Dragon and Nuvo Shimmer Powders
Welcome back! As promised, I am sharing the secrets to the Distress Oxide panel I shared on Monday. Really, it's no secret. Tim Holtz shared this technique during Creativation, and Jennifer McGuire also shared it recently. I just happen to think it's so magical, I want to share it again. I don't have step by… Continue reading Distress Oxide Ink and Micro Glaze
Hello and welcome back! Sorry about the little break. I was resting my wrist and generally going stir crazy! I did play around a bit with Distress Oxide backgrounds, one of which I will give you a peak today. I have a full post on them I will share Wednesday, so come back! I also… Continue reading Playing With Stencils and My Monthly Hero Kits
Hello! Does this ever happen to you? You are lying awake at night, unable to sleep because you have card designs, or some other creative idea, running through your head? That happened too me this weekend! I've been coming across several videos with ink blending and cards using emboss resist. And of course, I have… Continue reading Emboss Resist, with Black!
Happy Monday! I miss the weekend already, it went by so fast! I have a bright and cheerful card for MFT's sketch challenge. Hopefully it brightens your day! I took a little break from MFT challenges, so I could focus on the new products I picked up in February. It's nice to be back with… Continue reading MFT Sketch Challenge #374
Hello! I hope your week is flying by! If you are reading this, I survived my speech on Tuesday. I wanted to take some time to introduce you to a new product from Concord and 9th. I know, I feel like a C&9th sales person. I promise they aren't paying me, I just Love their… Continue reading Concord and 9th Everyday Tintables
Welcome back! First off, I have to apologize. This is a really long post, with lots of pictures. And, I have put off writing it BECAUSE it's so large and full of pictures. But, it has to be done... The organization techniques I'm sharing are inspired by Jennifer McQuire. She was one of the first… Continue reading Let’s Get Organized!
Happy Wednesday! Let's celebrate making it halfway through the week with a super cute stamp and die set from Concord and 9th, Birthday Stacks! This set is a super fun and innovative take on Birthday classics, and I couldn't wait to get my hands on them! This set features large images and dies that cut… Continue reading Keepsake Cards With Concord and 9th’s Birthday Stack
Hello and welcome back! I have a quick post to share my first card made using Altenew's new Layered Rose Die set. I knew when I ordered the set that I wanted to try a watercolor look with them. Totally unrelated but I also wanted to try a new technique I had heard about from… Continue reading Altenew’s Layered Rose Die & Distress Oxide Inks