Poinsettia Christmas Card!

Poinsettia Christmas Card! I created the card base myself using Silhouette Studio. It’s a 6″x6″ flip fold. The colors aren’t exact because everything is so shiny getting the right angle was rough, it kept trying to reflect my camera, which really stood out since it’s pink! All of the poinsettia cuts came from the SilhouetteContinue reading “Poinsettia Christmas Card!”

Flora & Fauna Pocketletter!

“Flora & Fauna” Pocketletter! Another Pocketletter done for the swap, hosted by “bonprof,” over at scrapbook.com! The theme (my partner and I chose) this month was “Flora & Fauna,” which gave me a chance to use up some of my stash of Pink Paislee’s “Cedar Lane” collection, along with a few other products! (But it’sContinue reading “Flora & Fauna Pocketletter!”


explore layout Whew! After fighting bronchitis for over two weeks I finally finished the last layout I (mentally) started! It did work out though that this weeks Wednesday Challenge over at Simon Says Stamp was to “Splatter It”! It worked out because I was working on layout this morning and I was thinking of whatContinue reading “explore”

Brain Freeze!

Oh what fun you do, Brain Freeze This layout encompasses multiple challenges! First, it will be entered into the Stuck?! Sketches July 15, 2017 Challenge! The challenge for the second half of July was to use the following sketch designed by Laura Whitaker. For my layout, I decided to rotate the design counter-clockwise, which IContinue reading “Brain Freeze!”

Tiger Lilly!

Tiger Lilly Sometimes I just experiment, I get “I wonder…” and “What if…” thoughts in my head and I have to try them out! Sometimes I experiment because I have a shiny new product to try out! In the case of this tag, it was a little of both! I had cut out tags theContinue reading “Tiger Lilly!”

imagine {tag}

imagine tag! Ok, I have this ‘thing’ where I have decided to go back to 2007 and complete all of Tim Holtz’s “12 Tags of …” series’. I started doing the “12 Tags of 2015” with January 2015 and finish all of the tags for 2015 & 2016! I was heart-broken when it was announcedContinue reading “imagine {tag}”

enjoy the journey

I did this set of ATCs for MarciLB’s ATC swap over at scrapbook.com! The category for this set was travel, and while going through my supplies looking for inspiration I came across Tim Holtz’s “Blueprint Compass” stamp & die set and I had my idea! I’m also entering them into Simon Says Stamp’s Monday ChallengeContinue reading “enjoy the journey”

Peacock ATCs!

This was one of those projects that started with a vague idea and I just followed where all the trials and mishaps took me! The ATCs aren’t exactly what I had in mind, but I’m still content with what came out of the process! Peacock ATC set! I made this ATC set for MarciLB’s ATCContinue reading “Peacock ATCs!”

Let’s Go On An Adventure

Let’s Go On An Adventure Layout! My oldest son in 2006, when he was 7 1/2, going exploring in my mom & dad’s backyard with his brother, using the “Explorer Kit” that my youngest had received for his birthday in 2005! This week’s Monday Challenge over at Simon Says Stamp is “Distress It.” While IContinue reading “Let’s Go On An Adventure”

Summer Hello Cards!

Summer Hello Cards – Simon Says Stamp July Card Kit! Just a couple of straight forward cards I made using the July Card Kit from Simon Says Stamp! The card on the right was inspired by Heather Hoffman’s card shown on the inspiration/idea insert that comes in the kit! These cards also fit nicely intoContinue reading “Summer Hello Cards!”