Bright Birthday Card

Hi Everyone! Today I’m sharing another homework creation from Tim Holtz’ Creative Chemistry 103. In day 4 we worked with distress crayons, and I have become a believer! To tell you the truth, I had not enjoyed working with distress crayons until this lesson with Tim. Go figure; I didn’t understand their properties! I just… Continue reading Bright Birthday Card

Distressed Collage Tag

Hi Everyone! I’m back sooner rather than later with another post from Tim Holtz’ Creative Chemistry Class. This homework is from 103, and I am having so much fun! We worked with distress crayons over an ephemera collage for a very cool vintage effect. I began by stamping Ledger Script with Archival Ink on plain… Continue reading Distressed Collage Tag

Explore July Tag

Hi Everyone! I’m cutting it very close on this one, but hopefully I will make the deadline for Tim Holtz’ July 12 Tags of 2016 Remix. Before I talk about my tag, though, I have to ask if you know what today is? It’s Harry Potter’s birthday today! Happy Birthday to my family’s favorite fictional… Continue reading Explore July Tag

Alcohol Ink Tags

Hi Everyone! I am so sorry that I haven’t been a very good crafty blogger lately! Since my kids have been out of school, it has been crazy busy. However, the good news is that I have found a little time to craft, and so I will be posting some more things soon. I quickly… Continue reading Alcohol Ink Tags

Steampunk, Derby Hat Tag

Hi Everybody! I am so excited to share this Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2016 Technique Remix for May. Tim challenged crafters to use tissue tape as a resist and incorporate Sizzix Thinlits Tiny Tattered Florals into our tags this month. Last week was the Kentucky Derby, and I couldn’t help but use the gorgeous… Continue reading Steampunk, Derby Hat Tag

Vellum Beautiful Day Cards

Hi Everyone! I’m happy to be back with not one, but three, cards I made using one of my favorite stamp sets from one of my favorite companies…Beautiful Day from Altenew! Now, I have to tell you that I saw some cards the wonderfully talented Jennifer McGuire made a few weeks ago using this same stamp… Continue reading Vellum Beautiful Day Cards

Beautiful Friend Card

      Hi Everyone! Thanks for stopping by today. I’m excited to share this 6″ x 6″ mixed media birthday card I created for my best friend, Kim. I also plan to enter it in both of this week’s Simon Says Stamp challenges. Monday’s challenge is Butterfly Beauty, and Wednesday’s challenge is entitled Make… Continue reading Beautiful Friend Card