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, Thinking Of You

You Make Life Sweet!

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!

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

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

Birthday, Thank You

Having Fun with “You”!

Last month my grandma asked me to make her a small supply of cards when I could. I’m finally finding the time I need to do it. I plan on making a good mix of greeting cards, and here’s where I decided to start. These cards are so FUN! The focus is on the word… Continue reading Having Fun with “You”!

Christmas Cards, Thank You, Uncategorized

Christmas Thank You Cards

What a long month! So much happened for my family in December: my dad had a lifesaving heart surgery, which I brought him home to start his recovery, my 2 older sons traveled across the states, and my 7 month old daughter had her first Christmas. Now that my dad is more independent, the holidays… Continue reading Christmas Thank You Cards

Christmas Cards

Purple and Silver Christmas

Purple is her favorite color. I keep this in mind every time I shop for my wonderful mother-in-law. This year I asked if I could make a few Christmas cards for her to send out to friends and family. And yes, the color scheme starts with purple. My inspiration for purple and silver came from… Continue reading Purple and Silver Christmas