Friendship Cards, Just Because Cards, Wedding Cards

Love And Laughter Are Forever | Picket Fence Studios Anniversary + Giveaway

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Hello and welcome!

Anniversary GraphicI’m so excited and honored to be a part of Picket Fence Studios’ month-day long celebration of their first anniversary.  I’m joining in the fun today and sharing a card featuring their stunning Wild Rose Bouquet stamp set.  I’m also sharing a special discount code for 20% off their entire store as well information on how to join in a giveaway for a $100 gift certificate to the Picket Fence Studios store! Continue reading “Love And Laughter Are Forever | Picket Fence Studios Anniversary + Giveaway”

Just Because Cards

Ain’t Misbehavin’

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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’”

Friendship Cards

If Friends Were Flowers, I’d Pick You!

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Hi there and happy almost-Friday!

When I was in Seattle last week I spent a lovely afternoon making cards with the owner of Trinity Stamps as well as a few other very talented and delightful women.  I feel so blessed to be able to do a bit of travelling to make my crafty dream of meeting, in real life, card makers I’ve met on Instagram!  I stamped up this sweet girl while I was there and tonight I colored her up and reminisced about the  wonderful time I had. Continue reading “If Friends Were Flowers, I’d Pick You!”

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

May This Autumn Season Bring A Bountiful Harvest…

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Hi there!

Today’s card features a pretty stamp from Art Impressions, from their Windows on the World collection.  I really enjoyed using watercolors to color this 2″ x 2″ image!

I stamped the Autumn stamp in Versafine Clair Nocturne ink onto Arches Cold Press watercolor paper.  Then, I used a small 2 round brush and Mission Mijello Gold watercolors to color the image.  And that’s about it!  To finish up, I adhered the card front to an A2-sized card base.

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Just Because Cards

Hello

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Hi there, I hope your week has gotten off to a good start!

Today’s card is was a quick and easy one since this beautiful rose stamp has a ton of detail already.  It’s the Roses Are Red stamp from Honey Doo Crafts, a company that I hadn’t heard of until I went to the Scrapbook Expo in Sacramento a couple of weeks ago. Continue reading “Hello”