Freshly Made Sketches 334

Here is the sketch for Freshly Made Sketches 334: It looks simple, but go and take a look at what people have made with it! (link above) Here is my take: I kept it simple with a My Favorite Things star graduate sentiment stamp and some embossing. Time to get some anti static powder! I’m…

Stamp Ink Paper 146 – food & drink

The theme for Stamp Ink Paper 146 is food and drink: There were so many options, but I decided to break out a stamp and die set I have not had a chance to use yet. I used Lawn Fawn Bun In The Oven here. I did some colouring with Copics on the die cuts…

wedding cards summer 2017

Marriage! People do it, and they often appreciate cards to acknowledge the occasion. Here are some such cards: I love those vellum hearts. I would probably put it on everything I make. (The above card is available here). This one was made to match the colours of the invitation, light yellow and a wine colour….

successful sommelier celebration

My upstairs neighbour is a restaurateur. A few months back his sommelier won best in the city, which is a pretty big deal! He asked me to make a card for her, and here is what I came up with: I die cut cork for the award ribbon. And the metallic circles are like champagne…

Stamp Ink Paper #96 – CAS wedding

UPDATE: 01 May 2017 – Design Team Pick (thank you!) It’s clean and simple wedding for Stamp Ink Paper #96: Here is my card:   I stenciled some gold dots then added some cute paper butterfly embellishments. I tried to get a fading effect with the dots, but I need some practice 🙂 Thanks for…

CASology #238 – crunch

First off, thanks to Hazel for the honourable mention for CASology #237. I am very grateful! “CRUNCH” is the on the cue card for CASology #238: Here is the card I was inspired to make: I was thinking along the lines of a time crunch, perhaps a graduation or completion of a big project at…

CASology #237 – score

It was a head-scratcher of a cue card for CASology 237: This is my take: I don’t remember the last time I only did a few stamps on a card and left it at that. Kudos to those who do it well! The simplicity is growing on me. number stamps – Recollections sentiment stamp –…

SIP 84 – a Tic Tac Toe challenge

It was my favourite type of challenge for Stamp Ink Paper 84! I chose blue, circular element and ribbon: Clever, huh!? 😉 I coloured the ribbon with spray ink as I noticed I need to get some proper blue paper 🙂 Then I used a HOORAY die cut to strengthen the celebratory theme of the…

Speech Bubble Congrats Card

Howdy! I recently picked up a set of We R Memory Keepers Lifestyle Crafts Goosebumpz Bubbles embossing folders (isn’t that a mouthful). I jumped at the chance to use them to make this card: I hand wrote little sentiments in the tiny bubbles on the back panel. The bubbles are different shapes, and I used the…

CASology 203 – congratulations

The CASology cue card this week is congratulations: It’s that time of year where people are moving ahead in their lives and there are plenty out there who need some congratulations! I decided to go with an engagement themed card: I took about twenty photos of this card and none of them turned out, so I…

CTD 394 -You Stuck With It!

Some classy colours are on the docket this week at Color Throwdown: I had a lot of fun making this one: It’s kind of ombre, with a cactus stamped and cut out, placed on pop dots for dimension. The “Congrats!” is stamped, and the bottom sentiment is hand written. This card is available here.