Anemone Blooms Three Ways

Hi Friends, and welcome back! Today I have a lovely trio of cards featuring the new Anemone Blooms Collection from Spellbinders’ and Yana Smakula. This is such a pretty collection of Glimmer hot foil plates and dies! I’m not sure that I can pick a favorite, but I do love the layered blooms etched dies.… Continue reading Anemone Blooms Three Ways

The Way of Water – New Colorado Craft Company & Anita Jeram Release

Hi Everyone, and welcome back. Today I’ve got something very exciting to share with all of you Anita Jeram fans…The Way of Water collection. It is a lovely ocean-themed collection featuring a different style of art from Anita Jeram, and it even has mermaids! I’ve tried to capture the flow and style of these images… Continue reading The Way of Water – New Colorado Craft Company & Anita Jeram Release

Heat Embossing Over Stamped Images

Hello Everyone, and welcome back! Today I’m sharing a lovely stamped and embossed floral card featuring Alex Syberia Designs, Create Your Own Happy, stamps and dies, and several WOW! embossing powders, including some pretty newly released colors. You can view an Instagram Reel of this process HERE. I began by stamping the flowers and adding… Continue reading Heat Embossing Over Stamped Images

Spellbinders’ Stitching Club

Hey There Crafty Friends, and welcome back! Who else is a little obsessed with the stitched cards craze? It has taken me a bit to really embrace this trend, but now I’m all into it! Don’t you think the stitching with layered dies is absolutely stunning? This lovely set is from the new Spellbinders’ Paper… Continue reading Spellbinders’ Stitching Club

Easy Mixed Media Card

Hi Crafty Friends, and welcome back! I’m not sure how often I share this secret, but deep down in my artsy heart I am a mixed media girl! I know…many of you may be shocked, but it’s true! I love all kinds of mediums, mixing them up, and getting my fingers messy is my favorite… Continue reading Easy Mixed Media Card

Pretty Quilt Dies

Hi Everyone, and welcome back! Today I’m sharing a lovely new release collection from Spellbinders’ Paper Arts featuring several quilt dies. I know I’ve got a few quilting friends out there, and they’re going to love this! This card features the Flower Mini Quilts etched dies that actually come with another die set, the Log… Continue reading Pretty Quilt Dies

WOW! Design Team 2023

Hello Friends, and Happy 2023! I’ve got some exciting news to kick off the new year…A new design team! I’m thrilled to now be among this talented group of ladies for the WOW! Embossing Powders team for 2023. Today I’m sharing one last holiday card of 2022. I created this last month for WOW! using… Continue reading WOW! Design Team 2023

Altenew: A Year In Review Crafters’ Edition Blog Hop + Giveaway

Well hello there Friends! Today I am so excited to join in the Altenew Year In Review Blog Hop Part 1. Also, I want to take a moment to thank each of you for joining me throughout the year, sharing in all of my cards, participating in classes, and possibly even attending the Nashville Craft… Continue reading Altenew: A Year In Review Crafters’ Edition Blog Hop + Giveaway

Embossing Folder Inking Trick

Hi Crafty Friends, and welcome back! Today I’m sharing another lovely Valentine’s card featuring Spellbinders’ December Embossing Folder of the Month Club. I embossed a white sheet of cardstock, and I love this geometric heart embossing folder. However, I felt like I wanted a little more color. So I pulled Catherine Pooler inks It’s A… Continue reading Embossing Folder Inking Trick

Pixi Dust Designs December Release

Hi Friends, and welcome back! Today I’m excited to share a new favorite company of mine! I have fallen head-over-heels for Pixi Dust Designs! Have you seen some of their adorable cards yet? You know I can’t resist ink blending a night sky for a lovely silhouette card! So of course I used the new… Continue reading Pixi Dust Designs December Release