Friendship Cards, Just Because Cards

Hey Friend


Hi there, I hope you had a nice weekend!

Today I’ve got a clean and simple card to share using a technique that, until recently, did not feel easy to me at all.  I really love ink-blending, but I’ve never felt successful getting that perfect color fade to white until I tried these blending brushes from Pink & Main.

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Just Because Cards

Flying By To Say High | Essentials By Ellen November 2019 Release


Hi there, I hope you’re having a wonderful day!

Today is release day over at Ellen Hutson and the new November Essentials By Ellen release is full of fun designs by Brandi Kincaid!  My card today uses the new Up In The Air stamp and die set.

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Animal Cards, Fall Cards, Thanksgiving Cards

Gobble Gobble! | Mirror Image Stamping and Die Cutting


Hi there, I hope your day is going well!

Today I have a clean and simple card using a new sweet bear from Ellen Hutson and a mirror stamping and die cutting technique to turn one cutie into two!

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Birthday Cards, Celebration Cards

Let The Good Times Roll


Hello crafty friends!  I hope your weekend has gotten off to a lovely start!

Today I’m extremely excited and honored to be up on the Ellen Hutson Blog sharing a couple of cards I made using new stamps and dies from the Essentials By Ellen June release.  I hope you’ll visit me over there to learn more about how I create these two cards!

Thanks for visiting!


Animal Cards, Just Because Cards

Hope Your Day Is Grande


Hi there, I hope you’ve had a great weekend!

I finally got my paws on this sweet bear from the Essentials By Ellen line at Ellen Hutson.  He’s a few years old but only just came to live with me last week and boy did he move in with a lot of accessories! Continue reading “Hope Your Day Is Grande”

Just Because Cards, Winter Cards

Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!


Hi there, I hope you’re having a good week!

This card is an homage to my days skiing with my dad.  He taught me to ski when I was four and until I went off to college, we skied together each winter.  For four or those winters we lived at the base of Sandia Peak, in Albuquerque, NM, and I made this little scene based on the many many weekends we spent on the slopes there. Continue reading “Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!”