Hello everyone! Today I'm sharing this super sweet card. The weather is getting warmer, and soon enough the lemonade pitcher will be out. When I saw this stamp set, I fell in love!! Adorable, Right?!! This is the Sugar Pea Designs Pucker Up Stamp Set. I colored the adorable characters with Copic Markers, then cut… Continue reading You Make Life Sweet!
Hi friends! So I’ve been playing a lot lately with my Zig Real Brush Markers. I was on the fence about buying them, then I saw a price on Amazon I just couldn’t pass up. With my husband’s blessing, I purchased them, and they were delivered later that night! (Love me some Amazon!) I’ve made… Continue reading YOU Made My Day!
Hello everyone! I'm so excited today to share my first design team project on the Drive By Crafts Blog. I will be showcasing weekly projects for the next three months with this online store. I will have links to the store and products used throughout this blog, and on the store blog. Hello Spring... I… Continue reading Neat & Tangled Friendly Florals for Dive By Crafts
Hello everyone! It’s been a little while since my last post. Life has been busy in the Conrad household. Our biggest adventure these past few weeks was taking our baby girl to Florida for 9 days! I forgot how hard it is to travel with a 10 month old... but we did it, and had… Continue reading Hello Spring!
We’ve had snow, rain, more snow, hail, and strong winds all throughout February. I’m ready for spring! I’m ready for T-shirt’s, capris, and sandal. I can’t wait to open our windows again, drive in the sunshine, and watch the garden grow. While I wait for that to happen, I’m getting a start on spring cards.… Continue reading Happy Little Flowers
Zig Markers and succulents... a match made in heaven. These cards made me realize my love for Zigs. A little coloring, a little water brush action, and you got yourself some beautiful plants. I used three stamp sets for these cards, all from My Favorite Things: Distressed Patterns, Sweet Succulents, and Lots Of Hugs. Let… Continue reading Sweet Succulents
So much new stuff this week... new stamps, dies, markers... yes, markers! My wonderful husband had the postman bring me my first set of Copic Markers. They are Magnificent. What surprises me the most about them is how soft the tips are. A quick story- last month I went to Pretty Pink Posh’s Birthday Party.… Continue reading Scene Building with New Stamps
I few months back I watched a YouTube tutorial featuring the Radiating Rays stencil by MY Favorite Things. I ordered the stencil almost immediately... then never used it. Crazy, right? Ha! I’m sure there’s fellow crafters out there who understand how this happened. I finally decided It was time to get it out. Wow! It’s… Continue reading 4 Cards/1 Stencil
This past weekend I signed up for a class at Impress Cards & Crafts in Tukwilla, WA, celebrating Pretty Pink Posh’s 4th Birthday. I had such a great time. I met Paulina, the owner of PPP, and listened to her story of how her company came about. I also met 2 ladies from her design team,… Continue reading Pink Hearts and Rain Boots
After a long day with a teething baby and dreary rain outside, my husband gave me the night off and told me to go to my craft room. I quickly obliged. I’ve been away for a couple of days, but my brain has been active. I watched a couple videos this last weekend of the… Continue reading Background Stamps And Distress Inks