Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Celebration: Stencil Techniques

A beautiful anniversary card for a special couple. I love stencils as I find they're easier to control colour on for me. For some reason I've been hesitant to try new things with stencils, however as a part of Altenew's Celebration: Stencil Techniques class I've been pushed to try more. I'm very glad I did!… Continue reading Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Celebration: Stencil Techniques

Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Irresistible Inking Techniques

I love watercolor. Am I really great at it? No.. But i love it! I was excited about Altenew's Irresistible Inking Techniques class as it had a few examples using water ink.. LOVE! I have quite a few September birthdays so I'm focused on getting those out the door. I knew I wanted to do… Continue reading Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Irresistible Inking Techniques

Monthly Mystery Box Giveaway!!!

Monthly Mystery Box Giveaway Alert! Alright ladies and gentlemen.... I am still working on my MASSIVE craft room cleanup and have come across several items that I will not be using. As mentioned in my last giveaway I will be selling some of the items in my Etsy store to help finance my habit and… Continue reading Monthly Mystery Box Giveaway!!!

AAA Cards Game #145 – Hope

I've developed a love for the look of a clean and simple card. Do I struggle every time with keeping things clean and simple? YES! However, this week's challenge from AAA Cards Game #145: One Image with Optional twist as positivity was simple for me. The very first thing that popped into my head was… Continue reading AAA Cards Game #145 – Hope

Some More 3×3 Note Cards.. Just to say ‘Hello’

Creating some cute 3x3 note cards. I absolutely LOVE this patterned paper. These are simple yet stunning (IMHO). F Featuring: - Miss Ink's 'Magnolia Sympathy Stamp set - Catherine Pooler Dye Inks - Simon Says Stamp's Dye ink - Poppy Stamp’s 'Art Deco Frames and Phrases (cl472) - Recollections' ' Faith Filled' paper pad

Cardstock stash expansion!

So.. I LOVE paper... Cardstock in particular. I love having a million different colours and i use most of them. But i was finding that i didn't have the range of colours i was looking for. In comes my Simon Says Stamp's monthly card kit. Every month they include a few sheets of their brand… Continue reading Cardstock stash expansion!