cupcake birthday card with icing

I picked up some Faber-Castell whipped spackle a while ago and kind of forgot about it. But one day I needed to make a birthday card and inspiration struck while contemplating a cupcake stamp. I like the numbered paper. I almost didn’t use it because some people don’t like to really bring attention to the…

new baby card trio

I made a few cards to congratulate new parents. They turned out kinda cute so I wanted to share them with you. I didn’t realise how crooked this was… Cute and simple, like a baby 😀 The pink and blue ones are still available here. Thanks for stopping by!

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…

DIY Halloween fauxdori

I received some Tree Leather products a while back as a gift and had kept them in the hopes of doing stamped projects with them. When I recently decided that fauxdori / traveller’s notebooks were the way I wanted to go in terms of planning, I broke out the StazOn and got stamping. The first…

Father’s Day 2017 card round up

Chances are you’ve got one, so it’s one of those days that mean a lot to many people! I loved the chance to work with more masculine colours and themes. Not all of these made it in to my Instagram feed, so if you follow me there some of these will be new to you….

graduation cards

Here are the graduation cards I made for the fair I was at this past weekend: They are all simple, but kinda cute. The gold stripes are just stenciled with gold ink, and check out that adorable grad cap on the zero! Jillibean Soup makes shaker cards pretty easy! I went with a silver theme….

Champlain Heights summer fair 2017

I had a wonderful day at the Champlain Heights Community Centre summer fair. I got there nice and early to set up, which I managed to do on my own with time to spare. Luckily I planned well enough the night before that I remembered everything I needed. I was lucky enough to have a…

news – Champlain Heights summer fair 2017

Hello, friends! I hope you have all been keeping as busy as I have. Some news: I will have a table at the Champlain Heights Community Centre summer fair next Saturday 10 June, 11:00 – 15:00. I don’t know all the details yet, but it’s a gorgeous corner of the city and I hope that…

CASology #249 – warm

CASology #249‘s cue card was particularly inspiring: Here is where I went with it: I used a punch for the circle in the middle (forgetting I had just bought circle dies… :D). Some extra sprays of yellow/orange spray ink made it darker and warmer, but maybe a bit too dark cause the sun stamp needed…

Mother’s Day 2017 card round up

Hello! Long time no see! Now that my “real” job has started to quiet down I am trying to catch up with my crafting related things. Here are most of the Mother’s Day cards I made (that haven’t already been posted for challenges): Here they all are in a slideshow: I upped the embellishments big…

CASology #246 – season

Season is the cue card for CASology #246: Can you guess the season I chose? haha If other Vancouverites saw this card, they would throw it right in the trash, if they could find a bin that hadn’t floated away or been lost to the muddy ground.   I thought some glitter to the cloud…

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…