Home Grown Blog Hop

Welcome to the Spring is here! And the weather is perfect for planting those new flower beds and gardens.  Join us as we celebrate Spring with our Home Grown Creations featuring the blooms of spring!  This is a one day blog hop, but you have until Sunday to finish hopping […] Read more »

Technique Tuesday-Stamp Set Showdown

As a follow-up to post for A Year of Card Techniques-Stamp Set Showdown (if you missed it, you can see it here), I wanted to share some details about each of the cards I made. Here’s the first card I made: Coloring books are back in a big way.  You […] Read more »

Make a Wish Pinwheel at The Cutting Cafe

Twice a month, Regina of The Cutting Cafe gives her design team members a cut file or files of her choice and lets us do whatever we want with them.  I love this idea and always look forward to seeing what the design team makes…there’s always such a wide range […] Read more »

Spring Fling at Connie Can Crop-Day 1

Today is the start of Connie Can Crop’s Spring Fling.  I’ve mentioned it before; but if you missed it, Connie is having a week-long cyber crop with games and challenges and lots of chances to win prizes.  All you need to do is visit Connie Can Crop each day for […] Read more »

Photo Inspiration at Connie Can Crop

This month Connie Can Crop is having a photo inspiration challenge.  Here is the photo we were given as our jumping off point: I zeroed in on the flowers peeking out from the bottom and was inspired to make this card using the Tulip Basket Shaped Card by The Cutting […] Read more »

A Year of Card Techniques-Stamp Set Showdown

Welcome to A Year of Card Techniques Blog Hop where each month we’ll feature a different card technique. We’ve assembled a team of fabulous card makers who range from new to advanced, so you’ll see a wide variety of cards and ideas.   The month of April features a Showdown! […] Read more »

Sixty with The Cutting Cafe

Before I begin my post, I’d like to extend a warm welcome to Patty and Peggy, my newest e-mail subscribers.  Thank you for joining us! It’s Design Team Day at The Cutting Cafe.  This month “anything goes”, so I expect to see a wide array of projects from my fellow […] Read more »

One Stamp Set/Three Ways-Thoughtful Branches

My crafty friend, Ann, and I were busy making cards again.  This time we worked with the Thoughtful Branches stamp set and die Bundle by Stampin’ Up. We looked through Pinterest for inspiration and found no shortage for this great bundle of stamps and coordinating dies.  I wanted to share […] Read more »