The Dog Days of Summer at Eyelet Outlet

If you’re looking for the Catch a Wave, just scroll down or click here. I always refer to the hottest days of the year as “the dog days of summer.”   A little research, however, reveals that phrase is not about dogs at all.  Rather, it actually refers to the star […] Read more »

Catch a Wave Blog Hop

Welcome to the Cow-a-Bunga Dude!! Grab your sunscreen, your surf board and join us as we search for that perfect wave in this Catch A Wave Blog Hop! It’s sure to be gnarly!! You should have arrived from my wonderful DT sister, Angela’s, blog; but if you need to catch […] Read more »

Watercolor Challenge at Connie Can Crop

It’s time for another challenge at Connie Can Crop.  This month our theme is: and our awesome sponsor this month is: Please visit their store and/or their Facebook page to see their stamps from original, hand-drawn artwork inspired by their children.  Prepare for cuteness! Here’s the card I made for the […] Read more »

How Are Things at Sunsational Stamps

Today I’m sharing a card I made using the cute  Giraffe Photopolymer Stamp from Sunsational Stamps. In previous posts sharing Sunsational Stamps images, I’ve colored and paper-pieced them.  On this card, I “filled” them with pattern in my Silhouette design screen.  This is easy to do with digital stamps, but […] Read more »

Need a Hug at Miss Kate Cuttables

I’m sharing the card I made for my Miss Kate Cuttables design team post.  But I want to remind you to take a look at the Freebie of the Day at the Miss Kate Cuttables store.  Okay, now I’ll show you my card first and then talk a bit about […] Read more »

Sending Love at The Cutting Cafe

For our challenge today, The Cutting Cafe Design Team is using the Fun With Silhouettes printable stamp set and cut file.  This set has 66, yes that many, printable images and 36 cut files; so it was quite difficult to decide which I wanted to use.  Finally I opted to […] Read more »

Wonderful at Eyelet Outlet

If you’re looking for A Year of Card Techniques Blog Hop, just scroll down or click here. I didn’t know I loved washi tape until I started working with Eyelet Outlet’s large selection of it.  I think the decorative is my favorite, or maybe it’s the glitter washi, no, the […] Read more »

To Go, Please at Connie Can Crop

It’s my Connie Can Crop design team day!  I’m sharing a card made with an image by our sponsor this month, Bugaboo Digi Stamps.  This particular image is called JJ- Coffee To Go.  I opted to go with a flip card: To start I print and cut the mats using […] Read more »

Universal at Eyelet Outlet

If you’re looking for the All American Blog Hop, just scroll down or click here. If you’re looking for the Challenge Up Your Life post, keep scrolling or click here. One of the new Eyelet Outlet products I got to use are these aliens!  The set includes two sizes of […] Read more »

Getting Through It at The Cutting Cafe

Our challenge at The Cutting Cafe this week is to work with the Pop-Up Flower cut file.  I was really eager to try it as I’ve seen these cards and always wondered how to do them.  It looks like it would be really complicated, but The Cutting Cafe has a […] Read more »