Expecting Baby

Rub-A-Dub Dub!

Hi friends! Today I'm on Drive By Crafts blog featuring these sweet little duckling cards. When I saw the preview of Lawn Fawn's spring release, this Rub-A-Dub-Dub stamp set really stood out. As soon as it was in my hands, I knew what I wanted to do. I made these cards assembly style. I used… Continue reading Rub-A-Dub Dub!

Thank You

YOU Made My Day!

A couple days ago I received an unexpected package. It was a fantastic surprise. My favorite YouTube/Podcasters sent me a shirt, coffee mug, and stickers with their logo on them. (A HUGE shout out to Nerd Soup. Check them out… especially if you're a Westworld and/or Game Of Thrones fan!!) So of course I had… Continue reading YOU Made My Day!

Birthday

Let’s Celebrate!

I can't believe my baby girl is about to turn one! It's time for me to get invitations out and the cupcakes ordered.I made 6 of these adorable birthday invitations. I used Sunny Studio Stamps Tiny Dancers and Bold Balloons Stamp Sets. I also used MFT's Radiating Rays stencil, and Distress Oxide inks. My first… Continue reading Let’s Celebrate!

Birthday, Thinking Of You

Happy Little Flowers

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

Love, Thinking Of You

Sweet Succulents

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

Birthday, Thinking Of You

Scene Building with New Stamps

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

Birthday, Love, Thinking Of You

4 Cards/1 Stencil

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

Thinking Of You

Pink Hearts and Rain Boots

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

Happy Valentine cards, Thinking Of You

Background Stamps And Distress Inks

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

Thinking Of You

January Card Swap

A few months ago I joined a local rubber stamp club. We meet once a month at a local library, socialize, learn about local crafting events, do a group project, and have a card swap. I have tons of cardstock scraps left over from making Christmas cards, so I decided to make cards using mostly… Continue reading January Card Swap