Catherine Pooler Creative Thinking Collection

Hello Artsy Friends! I am so excited to share with you Catherine Pooler Designs’ new release, Creative Thinking. Today I’m sharing a pretty slimline card that (I have to admit) I adore. What do you think? How pretty is this Butterfly In Bloom stamp set? This is part of the Put It In Ink Bundle.… Continue reading Catherine Pooler Creative Thinking Collection

Catherine Pooler Waves of Happiness Release May, 2021

Hi Crafty Friends, and welcome back! I am so excited to share with you today the new Waves of Happiness release available now in the Catherine Pooler Designs store. There are so many adorable ocean themed craft goodies in this release, that you may just “Want It All”! Seriously, there are puffins, fish, and adorable… Continue reading Catherine Pooler Waves of Happiness Release May, 2021

Altenew Exotic Garden Stamps/Dies/Stencils/Embossing Folders Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hello again Everyone, and welcome back! Today I am beyond thrilled to be a guest designer for Altenew’s May, Exotic Garden, release. I created four cards to share with you, and I can’t wait to hear what you think. Also, I created a quick video of the process. (Stay tuned for a full-length video of… Continue reading Altenew Exotic Garden Stamps/Dies/Stencils/Embossing Folders Collection Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Altenew Build-A-Flower: Indian Lotus Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Hi Artsy Friends, and welcome to the blog! Are you hopping along with the Altenew Build-A-Flower Indian Lotus Blog Hop today? I am thrilled to participate as a guest designer for the first time EVER with one of my favorite stamp companies! This gorgeous layered floral stamp set includes motivational sentiments to encourage and promote… Continue reading Altenew Build-A-Flower: Indian Lotus Release Blog Hop + Giveaway

Shine Bright Slimline Card

Hi Crafty Friends! I hope you are well, and have found time for yourself in the craft room lately. I have been busy, busy, busy creating for new releases, going live on YouTube and Facebook, and creating fun new videos for everyone. Today I have a fun paper-pieced slimline card using the new Catherine Pooler… Continue reading Shine Bright Slimline Card

Catherine Pooler April Showers Sneak Peeks

Good Monday Morning Crafty Friends! I am so excited to share sneak peeks of the new Catherine Pooler April Showers release hitting the store this Wednesday morning at 9AM EDT. Did you join in the Facebook Live last night? I shared this same Calling For Drizzle bundle with the Umbrella Dies and Pitter Patterns rain… Continue reading Catherine Pooler April Showers Sneak Peeks

Catherine Pooler March Release

Hi Crafty Friends! I just wanted to share a quick post to let you know that Catherine Pooler Designs has an adorable Mini Release hitting the shop this Wednesday at 9AM EST. There are too many cute things in this release that you are not going to want to miss! I couldn’t wait to share… Continue reading Catherine Pooler March Release

Colorado Craft Company Happy Easter

Hi Artsy Friends! Did you join in the fun last Thursday evening for Facebook Live when I shared how to easily create scenes for some of your favorite Anita Jeram 3C stamps? I used a couple of stamps from my stash for the trees in this slimline card, and shared how I simply sketched in… Continue reading Colorado Craft Company Happy Easter

Facebook Live & Giveaway!

Hello Artsy Friends, and welcome back! Do you know that I am live on Facebook every Thursday evening at 8PM EST? Join me tomorrow evening to celebrate spring and the latest Colorado Craft Company release as we stamp a slimline scene and Copic color this adorable Anita Jeram Happy Easter set. Let’s make it even… Continue reading Facebook Live & Giveaway!

Altenew Educator’s Insta Hop

Hello Artsy Altenew Friends! Today I’m sharing a mixed media slimline card I created for today’s Instagram Hop featuring Altenew Certified Educators. I began by cutting black watercolor cardstock to slimline size. One of my favorite mixed media techniques is to lightly use embossing ink on a small area of a background stamp, and use… Continue reading Altenew Educator’s Insta Hop