SU Chocolate Bunny

Addicted to Stamps: Holiday = Easter Fab”n” Funky #470 = Die cut flowers I started with the sketch at paper craft crew and decided to make another Easter card. I love the color combo at Color Throwdown and used that as a starting point. The chocolate Easter bunny is from Stampin’ Up! (SU), I think […]

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Spring Friendship Card

The Sketch is from “Just Add Ink” and the theme at “Daring Card Makers” is something to love. I LOVE this little kitty from the new stamp and die set by Stampin’ Up called Grace’s Garden. He’s just so small and sweet… I can see him by a Christmas tree. I also love my sweet […]

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Be YOU tiful

My blog roll this morning started with a special post from Stamplorations about Turners Syndrome. This blog hop is intended to educate the public about this medical issue, and how girls who survive to birth are little miracles. I’m not part of the blog hop, but I thought I would post a link for you […]

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Valentine Otter

The “Hey love” stamp set, embossing folder, and card die are all by Stampin’ Up!. When I saw this little guy I knew I wanted to make a Valentine for my daughter. We love to watch the otters swim and play at the aquarium and the zoo. I stamped the image on a blue scallop […]

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Hot Air Balloon Birthday

CAS(E) this sketch When I saw this sketch, I thought of the three swirly bird die cuts that I had made with various shades of gray paper and hadn’t yet used. I found a scrap piece of DSP from Stampin Up and glued down the dies and decided to add more texture by using an […]

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Birthday & Valentine

Not sure why but when I saw this sketch on My Favorite Things, I thought of the Swirly Bird Dies from Stampin’ Up!. The Color Throwdown challenge helped with the Valentine theme choice by calling for us to use shades of grey and red. I used a clear vellum white paint spattered background and added […]

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Caring Thoughts

I started with the sketch from Tuesday Morning. I was thinking of using Hearts, but I just finished a card with hearts so I went with flowers. I found the papercraft challenge to use at least two patterned papers so I chose the two Stampin’ up! polka dot scraps and another random scrap with dots […]

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Purple Heart Valentine

Card for a Purple Heart Marine: Maj. Bill White This card is for a 104 year old marine by the name of Maj. Bill White. I watched the video: (Link) and he is requesting Valentine’s cards to be sent to him from around the world, so I’m mailing mine from Virginia. I used Stampin’ Up’s […]

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OLC Penguin Valentine & Bare Tree Inchie

Okay soooo it looks like a child made it, but I’m embracing my effort! I masked my penguin so he would sit on the iceberg and stenciled a heart around him. I kept messing with the heart trying to get the thickness right and well…my sister will appreciate the effort and the sentiment since when […]

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Star of light Tag

I love making Christmas tags so when I saw the Tic Tac Toe challenge at Joy of sets, I decided to play along! I chose the Silver, Star, and plaid option and thought of the “Star of Light” Die set and the “Frostwood Lodge” DSP by Stampin Up. I die cut both pieces of the […]

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