T for Tugboat, Dolphin, Crush,Card, and Inchie

Happy T day to the Altered Book Lover crew! My hubby, my daughter, and I went fishing recently on a beautiful sunny day on the Chesapeake Bay. We didn’t catch any fish, but we enjoyed trying. We passed a tug boat and It got me wondering, what is it about tug boats that make me […]

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Hello Silhouette , Black and White Floral and Inchie

CAS on Friday: Anything but white and TGIF Silhouettes challenge and Shopping our Stash: Black and white, are the sites that inspired me to make these two cards this week. The Purple card was made with a die from Stampin Up and layered on handmade paper. The black and white card the die is by […]

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T for Tag, K for Kids and L for Lady Bug

Happy T day everyone! I’ve been busy scrapbooking and trying to get some exercise. I’m getting out and walking daily and I just started doing Leslie Sansone’s video of a 30 day challenge. Lord knows we have 30 more days at least in isolation, so I might as well challenge myself to do something healthy. […]

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I for Ice cream, J for Jelly Bean, Tag, and an Inchie

I made another Christmas gift tag for Tag Tuesday where the theme is gold and silver. I die cut the tag out of gold paper and stamped and embossed the background in gold. I added a round sticker and embossed the “To & From” in gold as well. I added two silver metal snowflakes and […]

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Friday Smiles, Scrapbook, and Inchie

At a stitch in Time on Friday’s we share what we’ve been working on along with a few funnies. I finished two more pages in Sarah’s ABC scrapbook. Next page will be E for Eggs. And now for some weekly smiles! Keep Smiling & Happy Easter!!

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Masculine Valentine & Ice Skating Inchie Art

Lots of embossed texture and dies going on with this card! when I saw the sketch at the paper players, I immediately saw a Valentine. I have these “new to me” heart dies from a friend that look like conversation heart candies. I die cut them in red and white and did the same with […]

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Happy 12th Birthday

Card challenges are the best! Thanks to Sweet Sketch Wednesday for the inspiration to create this card for my step grandson who is turning 12. I love inchies, so I saw this and was psyched to pull out my birthday box of embellishments to create some squares. The color scheme came from the hat and […]

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Warm birthday blessings, Winter Inchie & a Gift Card Holder

I needed to make a birthday card so the sketch challenge at AAA helped me to get started. This card took a lot longer then normal and I took a picture so you can see why: I stamped the image and embossed it three times before I was happy with the results. The one purple […]

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At the beach, CCCB#274, DCD#228

 I love nautical challenges! City Crafter’s mood board got me digging in my beach stash to make this inchie style greeting.   The inspiration photo: I like my creation better then it photographed I have blues and grays and kraft brown colors along with textures, real shells  and metal embellishments.  I left it blank so it […]

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Enjoy Inchie, Every inchie monday challenge

Here is my “Enjoy” inchie for the every inchie monday’s blog challenge, I used 2 layers of paper and ink.  I paper punched the corner and added a flower.  The butterfly was a earring stud that lost it’s partner in life and became an embellishment.  I will have to work on how to photograph inchies […]

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