Remember when blog hop + GIVEAWAY!

Remember When Blog Hop + GIVEAWAY!

Welcome to the REMEMBER WHEN BLOG HOP! This hop was so much fun to be a part of! Im sure we all have some older craft items and tools in our stash, so why not bust them out to see what we can create? I found some sticker frames and things from an old scrapbook … Continue reading Remember When Blog Hop + GIVEAWAY!

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Tone on Tone Stenciling + Die Cut Embellishments

Tone on Tone Stenciling + Die Cut Embellishments

Welcome back! I created this card in response to a challenge swap group I recently joined on Facebook. The idea is to be paired up with another card maker and then swap challenges. After you create a card using the challenge your swap buddy gave you, you mail it off to them!   My challenge … Continue reading Tone on Tone Stenciling + Die Cut Embellishments

Brutus Monroe March Stamp of the Month Club. Hippo Birthday to You! Marie Nicole Designs

A Big Huge Thanks! Brutus Monroe Stamp of the Month Club!

I'm back again with a fun stenciled background! This background was created with the BRUTUS MONROE POLKA STENCIL as well as a few colors of SURFACE INKS. I taped the stencil over my card base and then gently blended on my ink color. After removing the stencil, I used the same ink color and blended … Continue reading A Big Huge Thanks! Brutus Monroe Stamp of the Month Club!

Watercoloring over stencils + Brutus Monroe Sweet Pops stamp set

Watercoloring Over Stencils + Brutus Monroe Sweet Pops Stamp Set

Welcome back, crafty friends! Today's card features a technique I have only just tried for the first time recently. I grabbed some of my BRUTUS MONROE STENCILS, their new SWEET POPS STAMP SET, and some watercolors and created a clean and simple card!   I wanted to see what would happen if I tried to … Continue reading Watercoloring Over Stencils + Brutus Monroe Sweet Pops Stamp Set

Layered Stamping with Hero Arts Ice Cream Cones and Brutus Monroe Surface Inks

Layered Stamping with Hero Arts, Brutus Monroe, and Pink and Main!

Hello, friends! If you like browsing your local craft stores like I do, you may have noticed several of them having some fantastic sales lately! Especially Hobby Lobby! I visited there last week and found this fun layering stamp set by Hero Arts for only $4! I LOVE finding a great deal! This is the … Continue reading Layered Stamping with Hero Arts, Brutus Monroe, and Pink and Main!

Using Colored Pencils on Kraft Cardstock. Marie Nicole Designs

Using Colored Pencils on Kraft Cardstock

Welcome! Today's cards feature a very simple technique that gives great results. Lately I have been in a phase where I am loving kraft cardstock on my cards. I love the natural look they bring to a project, so I decided to try a little colored pencil coloring on these images. I made two cards … Continue reading Using Colored Pencils on Kraft Cardstock

Tea Time + Backgrounds with Embossing Folders

This new set from Brutus Monroe, TEA TIME, is so fun with all the stacks of mugs, teapots, and lovely sentiments! I chose to keep the coloring simple and pair these images with some backgrounds created with a few EMBOSSING FOLDERS from Brutus Monroe, as well. For my first card, I colored this fun stacked … Continue reading Tea Time + Backgrounds with Embossing Folders