Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Bright and Cheerful!

So...another card challenge! This week the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge theme is "Bright and Cheerful!". What's more cheerful than fruit?The Design Team for the Simon Says Wednesday Challenge are using Pink and Main products this week, and in my attempt to #useorlosemystash I decided to rummage through my Pink and Main products to see what I… Continue reading Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge: Bright and Cheerful!

A Really Rough Day – Anniversary of Loss

June 12th is a date I will never forget. A few years ago - It's the day that I nearly lost my life - bleeding out internally - and the day that I learnt I lost the first of my twins. I had a rare experience - a Heterotopic pregnancy. For those rushing to "Google"… Continue reading A Really Rough Day – Anniversary of Loss

A Beautiful Gift from Altenew

As a loyal Altenew customer they sent me a beautiful stamp set. I do intend to use this stamp set more than once! I really love the way my first project turned out! Interested in trying out some Altenew products? Check the product list below for a special 10% off link! I started with an… Continue reading A Beautiful Gift from Altenew

Cardmaking Challenge: Using my Stash!

Alright....so like some of you I'm a bit of a stamp hoarder. I love buying stamps and thinking of all the amazing things I can do with them - as well as stencils, accessories, gels, inks, dies...and so on. And then I don't use them. So...I've decided to challenge myself. I'm going to create at… Continue reading Cardmaking Challenge: Using my Stash!

Papercraft Business Challenge: June 2020 – Challenge #30

Another month means another challenge from PaperCraft Business Challenge! Looking for a way to keep track of your card challenges? Check out the Papercraft Business Challenge Planner!Are you ready to participate in the June 2020 - Challenge #30? The theme for the June challenge is "Father's Day /Male ".The prize this month is Lawn Fawn's… Continue reading Papercraft Business Challenge: June 2020 – Challenge #30

Papercraft Business Challenge: May 2020 – Challenge #29

Another month means another challenge from PaperCraft Business Challenge! Looking for a way to keep track of your card challenges? Check out the Papercraft Business Challenge Planner! Are you ready to participate in the May 2020 - Challenge #29. The theme for the May challenge is "Anything Goes". The prize this month is X-Cut Butterfly… Continue reading Papercraft Business Challenge: May 2020 – Challenge #29

Altenew Educator Certification Program – One-Layer Wonders

It's been a bit of a pause since I've posted anything here for the Altenew Educator Certification Program. The world is in a bit of chaos - First and foremost, let me say that I hope everyone is doing well in this difficult time and that I hope you all stay safe and healthy! During this chaotic… Continue reading Altenew Educator Certification Program – One-Layer Wonders

Papercraft Business Challenge: April 2020 – Challenge #28

Another month means another challenge from PaperCraft Business Challenge! Looking for a way to keep track of your card challenges? Check out the Papercraft Business Challenge Planner! Are you ready to participate in the April 2020 - Challenge #28? The theme for April's challenge is "Easter". The prize this month is Lawn Fawn's - Reveal… Continue reading Papercraft Business Challenge: April 2020 – Challenge #28

Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Easy As ABC

As I pick and choose my 5 classes as a part Level 3 for the Altenew Educator Certification Program, I am drawn to certain techniques in particular. Altenew's 'Easy as ABC' class, was one of them. First of all...I think  Therese Calvird is a fantastic instructor and this class is no different. There's a lot… Continue reading Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Easy As ABC

Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Rethink Reinkers

I LOVE the look of Alcohol Inks, but am always hesitant to use them. However, as a part of Level 3 of  the Altenew Educator Certification Program I took Altenew's 'Rethink Reinkers' course which opened up my eyes to using Altenew's Artist Markers refills as alcohol ink for this beautiful card. I cut a panel… Continue reading Altenew Educator Certification Program (AECP) – Rethink Reinkers