Welcome back to my blog, crafty friends! I am thrilled to be able to participate in the Save the Crafty YouTuber Video Hop! This hop has been organized by Justine Hovey, and is a celebration of crafty individuals who work hard behind the scenes to film, edit, and share their videos on YouTube. We want … Continue reading Monochrome Background + Save the Crafty YouTuber Video Hop!
Welcome back! I have been getting excited for autumn's arrival which brings cooler weather, sweaters, and hot, cozy drinks! I was inspired to create today's card by some Autumn color palettes I have seen floating around on Instagram and Pinterest. I decided to grab some of my Brutus Monroe inks and try to recreate … Continue reading Glitterstock Heart + Winnie and Walter Stamps
Welcome back, friends! I was excited about the Sprinkled with Love Inspiration Box from Brutus Monroe because the stamp set along with all the extra goodies is absolutely fantastic! This stamp set is a 6x8, and full of fun ice cream images and sentiments. For this card, I colored and cut out three of the … Continue reading Here’s the Scoop! Sprinkled with Love Inspiration Box
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
Hello friends! This week's card for BRUTUS MONROE is so fun and colorful! Their new circus-themed stamp set, BIG TOP, was a blast to play with. I felt like this card needed lots of color, so I used bright hues on the images, and matched those colors with some inks on my die cuts to … Continue reading Big Top Stamp Set from Brutus Monroe and Ink Blended Die Cuts!
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
I recently shared a previous card using this fabulous collection of papers by Aga Baraniak. If you'd like to see that card, PLEASE CLICK HERE. I also created this card with a video to take part in the SAVE THE CRAFTY YOUTUBER VIDEO HOP! YouTube recently changed its rules, making it harder for smaller YouTube … Continue reading Watercolor Card with the Compose Your Life Collection by Aga Baraniak