SIP 83 – sketch

Hello! It’s a fun sketch challenge for Stamp Ink Paper #83: Here is my card: There’s a light blue embossed panel for the background, a crazy pattern to kind of carry on the them of the patterned paper. A pun can often cheer someone up. I know this one makes me giggle! Inked edges in…

Revisitng Hallowe’en 2015

The past couple of weeks I have been starting to really gear up for Hallowe’en. I am going to be posting more about that soon. For today, I thought it might be fun to take a look at how far I have come in a year: Hallowe’en 2015 – spider cards (close ups) Hallowe’en 2015…

CASology 202 – masculine

It’s a timely masculine challenge over at CASology this week: Here is my interpretation: I put down a couple of spritzes of spray ink , then stamped, heat embossed and die cut the images and sentiment (Tim Holtz). And voila, I am one card closer to nailing down CAS standards! 😀 Thanks for stopping by!…

S.I.P. 52 – maker’s choice

It’s cardmaker’s choice at Stamp Ink Paper this week to celebrate their first anniversary! This is of course always a fun one, and here’s what I came up with: I used metal embellishments, including the hot air balloon (all Recollections I believe). I’ve got Heidi Swapp spray ink and a Tim Holtz stamp for the…

SIP 51 – sunsets!

The timely and seasonal Stamp Ink Paper challenge this week is SUNSETS! What a great combination of colours! Here is my interpretation: This card has lots of different patterned paper, Jillibean Soup stamps for the sentiment and kite (Staz On grey ink) and DoCrafts yellow gem stone embellishments. I got to mash together a bunch…

Color Throwdown 386

Teal, lime green and white are what are going on over at Color Throwdown this week. This is the third challenge this week that I am doing for the first time. I suggest you click that link and take a look at all of the amazing cards people have made for this challenge. There is…

CASology 191 – washi tape

For the first CASology challenge I am participating in, the cue card is washi tape. This was great because it’s something I have lots of and there was tons of inspiration on how to use it and make it look great! I threw down some washi on card stock and die cut some arrows with…