Animal Cards, Birthday Cards, Blog Hop, Just Because Cards, Uncategorized

G’Day Mate | April March My Monthly Hero Blog Hop + Giveaway


Hi there, I hope your weekend went well and that you were able to find some time to set aside any fears and worries you’ve been carrying, if only for a short while.  One of the ways I take my mind off things is to play with ink and paper, and playing the new April My Monthly Hero Card Kit from Hero Arts was the perfect way for me to de-stress.

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Blog Hop, Just Because Cards, Thinking Of You Cards

Thinking Of You | March My Monthly Hero Blog Hop + Giveaway


Hi there, I hope you had a great weekend!  After such a loooong January, can you believe how quickly February flew by?  And now here we are, celebrating the new March My monthly Hero card kit and add-ons release with a blog hop and a giveaway.  If you arrived from Maria Willis’ blog, you’re right on track!

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Holiday Cards, Winter Cards

November My Monthly Hero Blog Hop + Giveaway


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

It’s a new month and that means there’s a new My Monthly Hero kit from Hero Arts. I’m tickled to be joining in the blog hop today to celebrate the new November release. If you arrived from Nichol Spohr’s blog, you’re right on track. If you want to start from the beginning, head on over to the Hero Arts blog! The entire hop list is at the bottom of this post, as is information about how to enter for a chance to win a $50 gift card to Hero Arts.

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Just Because Cards

Ain’t Misbehavin’


Hi there, I hope your week is going well!

Today I’m sharing a card that is very different from anything I’ve tried before.  I used the February 2019 Hero Arts My Monthly Hero card kit which is chock full of images inspired by the Art Deco period.  As soon as I saw the kit, I thought of all of the beautiful magazine covers from that era and decided to recreate one, in particular, that caught my eye. Continue reading “Ain’t Misbehavin’”

Holiday Cards

Joy To You And Yours


Hi there, and happy weekend. 💛

I just want to say that I’m so grateful to be safe and sound and able to spend my free time making cards. It’s a frivolous luxury that I’m fortunate to enjoy.  This week there has been so much hurt and destruction in the world, and here in California, that my heart aches.  I hope that you and yours are safe. Continue reading “Joy To You And Yours”

Fall Cards, Feel Good Cards, Friendship Cards, Just Because Cards

You Bring Color To My World


Hi there, I hope your weekend is getting off to a lovely start!

I had an extra special Friday yesterday when my Hero Arts My Monthly Hero kit arrived a day earlier than I expected.  I love the September kit for the beautiful autumn images of many different sizes. Continue reading “You Bring Color To My World”