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Snapshot! Monstera Leaves Sympathy - Hi there! Today I’m sharing a card I made using a 3D embossing folder called Monstera Leaves from Altenew. This is an absolutely gorgeous embossing folder – the texture it creates is outstanding! The Monstera Leaves 3D embossed panel on this card was made during a workshop I attended that was taught by my friend Sande at Sande’s Poema. I… More...
TOADally UnFROGettable - Hi everyone! Today I’m sharing a card I made using the Simon Says Stamp Card Kit for August 2021.  This kit is loaded with awesome supplies!  My card today uses the featured stamp set that comes in the kit, called “Toadally Unfrogettable”.  Not only are the frogs in this set toadally adorable but the punny sentiments are unfrogettable (see what… More...
Have A Super Day - Hi there! Today I’m sharing a card I made using a mini layering die set from Altenew called Mini Flower Clusters. I think layering dies are wonderful for both beginners and advanced card makers because you can get great dimension and a wide variety of looks from just using different colors of card stock or by ink blending the die… More...
Snapshot! Fishing You the Best Day Ever! - Hi everyone! Thank you so much for visiting my blog! Today’s card is the first of my new card “Snapshots” and it’s called “Fishing you the Best Day Ever”! I grew up fishing, but I can assure you *my* fishing experiences never looked nearly as cute as this little bunny and his sailboat from the My Favorite Things set called… More...
Introducing: Card “Snapshots”! - Hello Everyone! <<Photos of my puppy, Riley, added shamelessly for attention 😊>> I'm super excited to share a new type of post that you'll be seeing on my blog!  I'm calling these new posts "snapshots" because they are shorter versions of my regular, "how-to" style posts.  By posting card "snapshots" I'll be able share more of my cards and hopefully… More...
Just Howl - Hi everyone! How cute are these little howling pups?!? So sweet! And a great way to let someone you’re there for them if they need you. I was experimenting with shading and white space on this card. I’m pretty happy with how it turned out. Of course, when you start with a stamp set this cute (from Whimsy Stamps), it’s… More...
One in a Chameleon - Hi everyone! Just popping in today with an adorable little chameleon painting a swatch of rainbow colors! Who doesn’t love a rainbow?! This card was so easy and fun to create! Just a bit of ink blending and a tiny bit of Copic coloring and Voila! The cutest card! Instructions: Create your background: 1. Use your stencil to ink blend… More...
AECP: Level 2 – Masking Unleashed - Hi everyone! Today I’m sharing my last two cards for my AECP Level 2 coursework before I’m given my Level 2 final project. These cards are for a class that was all about masking (Masking Unleashed)! It was a great class and I learned a lot about the different types of masking mediums and which ones are better for different… More...
A Dandy Lion Hello! -   Hi there! I hope everyone is having a great start to summer! For today’s card I used the cute little Dandy Lion stamp set from Stampingbella. I love the curly, flowing mane and the big nose on this little lion and I thought it would be sweet to have him popping up over a brick wall to say “hello”.… More...