Thanksgiving Words with The Cutting Cafe

Our challenge with The Cutting Cafe is to use any cut file or printable of our choosing from the store.  Wow, what a job that was!  There are so many files from which to choose!  Since Thanksgiving is coming up next month, I decided to narrow my search to that.  […] Read more »

Halloween Bat Treat Cup with The Cutting Cafe

If you’re looking for my Eyelet Outlet post, click here or simply scroll down.  Our challenge today with The Cutting Cafe is to use any one of the Halloween and Fall Treat Cup Cards.  There are four complete cards; witch’s legs, bat, candy corn and an acorn together with a […] Read more »

Anything Goes Challenge at Connie Can Crop

This month the challenge at Connie Can Crop is “Anything Goes”.  The sponsor for the challenge this month is Treasure Box Designs.  They have generously offered a $20 gift certificate to their store.  You can visit their store here or on  Facebook.   I wanted to issue an additional challenge […] Read more »

Happy Birthday at Miss Kate Cuttables

How exciting!  We’re sharing an extra project this month at Miss Kate Cuttables using their Paper Die Cuts.  This is the first opportunity I’ve had to work with these and I can tell you it won’t be the last.  These die cuts are made of heavy card stock and are […] Read more »

Hoo Loves School at Sunsational Stamps

Before I share my last post as a DT member for Sunsational Stamps, I would love to extend a warm welcome to Karla and OneHappyMom as my newest subscribers.  I’m so happy you’ve joined our little tribe and hope I am able to provide you with content that will interest […] Read more »

Picnic at Challenge Up Your Life

Today brings another Challenge Up Your Life challenge.  This week the theme is food/treats.  If you’d like to join the challenge, just click here. And here’s the card I made in honor of the occasion: I don’t know about you, but I love picnics.  I haven’t been on one in […] 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 »

Technique Tuesday-Embossed Impressions

Welcome to the first in my Metallics series following our December Technique Blog Hop.  Today I want to share a bit more about the embossed impressions technique.  I saw this video by Jennifer McGuire and just had to try it.  I really love the look, but I think the end […] Read more »

Monthly Challenge at Miss Kate Cuttables-Halloween

It time for the October challenge at Miss Kate Cuttables and, since it’s October the perfect theme for the challenge is Halloween.  First, I want to tell you about Miss Kate’s Freebie of the Day.  You can get yours here. I really enjoy making Halloween cards and crafts.  It’s even […] Read more »

Blowing Kisses

Here’s this week’s sketch for the i {heart} card sketches challenge by From the Heart Stamps: As it gets closer to the holidays, it becomes more difficult to keep up with challenges; but I don’t like missing the challenges by From the Heart Stamps.  So here’s my card, featuring Blowing […] Read more »