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!
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
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!
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
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!
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
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