cards for a 32nd birthday

Just a quick share of a couple of cards. I was asked to make birthday cards a while ago for a 32nd birthday… my own! I am a big fan of the bright neon pink and the way the stenciled bunting came out. I didn’t have my Halloween crafting supplies on hand otherwise they probably…

masculine birthday cards June 2017

Here are some birthday cards I made for my guy for his birthday at the end of June. I made one from me, and my sister and mom asked for me to make cards from them as well. from my mom: from my sister: from me: Here are some more detailed shots: I couldn’t manage…

Fusion – Easter

The Fusion card challenge theme is Easter, but I chose to go with just the sketch… …and I flipped it horizontally: I needed a birthday card, and went for it. I used a We R Memory Keepers journaling card from a big set of 4×6 and 3×4 cards. I love the set and wish I…

Freshly Made Sketches #279 – floral birthday card

What a neat sketch for Freshly Made Sketches #279: Horizontal layout!!! <3<3<3 Here is my card: I love those vibrant (but somehow kind of pastel) colours of those flowers with the grey. This was my second attempt at this sketch. The first one ended in a glitter spray ink disaster… This one is better, anyway…

Color Throwdown #432

It’s a bright and bold combination for Color Throwdown #432: Here is my card:   The background is stenciled with ink and the stars are JilliBean Soup stamps. My favourite thing about this card is the offset HOORAY 🙂 Thanks for stopping by! (this card is available here)

S.I.P. #88 -anything but a card

This week’s Stamp Ink Paper challenge is a bit of a shake up: I went with a tag: The background is stenciled in yellow ink. I went with other bright colours (almost keeping them all primary). I dig the HOORAY die cut letters filled in with other colours 🙂 This tag is so cheery! As a…

C.T.D. 397 – green, yellow, kraft

The colours this week for the Color Throwdown challenge are… Here is what I came up with: There’s some patterned paper for the back panel, mottled with musical staffs and notes (We R Memory Keepers journaling card). The sentiment is from a Pebbles 6×6 pad ((Jen Hadfield, Home + Made). The butterflies are from Michaels…

CASology 199 – Headed West

Another road trip card for this week’s CASology cue card: Paper stickers and road washi tape complete this card. A journal card is the colourful back panel. This card is available here.

SIP challenge #35

Hello! This week’s Stamp Ink Paper challenge #35 is a sketch challenge! It looked intimidating at first, but I am glad I persevered 😀 I apologize for the lighting in the photo. Today was the first day in a while we had sunshine, but we also had fog when I took this so it made…