Happy World Cardmaking Day!

Hi Everyone and happy world cardmaking day! I hope you find some time to play in the craft room today, relax, and sip some coffee. That’s my kind of fun day! Today I finished my final card for Altenew Academy class Color Blending With Artist Markers taught by Kelly Latevola. I used the new Flower… Continue reading Happy World Cardmaking Day!

Sweet November Summer Garden

Hi Everyone! I hope you’ve had a great week, and gotten some crafty time to yourself! Did you see the Sweet November Summer Garden release today at 7 Kids Crafts? Oh my goodness! I am in love with the magical florals in this collection. What I like best is that the release has everything you… Continue reading Sweet November Summer Garden

Altenew Academy Zentangle Lesson 2

Hi Everyone, and welcome back! Thanks for joining me for Altenew Academy‘s, Zentangle For Cardmakers, second lesson with Amber Davis. I cannot tell you how excited I am for this class! This lesson of the Zentangle cat-kins was so much fun to practice. I shared some basic tips I discovered after the first lesson, and… Continue reading Altenew Academy Zentangle Lesson 2

Altenew Academy Zentangle Lesson 1

Hi Everyone! Today I’m sharing a card I created as homework for Altenew Academy class, Zentangle For Cardmakers, taught by the fabulous Amber Davis. After only one class, I have to tell you that I already am obsessed with this new-to-me technique! Technique: This first lesson showed us the technique called aura in which you… Continue reading Altenew Academy Zentangle Lesson 1

30 Day Coloring Challenge

Hi Everyone, and welcome back! I am excited to participate with Kathy and the The Daily Marker’s 30 Day Coloring Challenge, and you are probably here from Whimsy Stamps’ page as they are a stop on today’s blog hop. Are you coloring along with us this month? It’s Kathy’s tenth coloring challenge, and it’s a… Continue reading 30 Day Coloring Challenge

Faux No-Line Coloring

Hi Everyone, and welcome back for my second post today! This card completes all of the level II classes for Altenew Academy’s Educator Certification Program, and is homework for Polychomatic taught by one of my favorite instructors, Nina-Marie Trapani. Technique: Use pastel artist markers with pale ink stamping for a faux no-line effect. I was… Continue reading Faux No-Line Coloring