Let’s Party Sneak Peeks From Catherine Pooler

Hi Everyone! It’s a celebration around the Catherine Pooler Clubhouse this week as Catherine has been sharing sneak peeks of the new, Let’s Party, collection releasing at 9:00 AM EDT this coming Wednesday, June 17. Have you been watching on the FB page? I could not resist creating a slimline card with the new Oval… Continue reading Let’s Party Sneak Peeks From Catherine Pooler

Dramatic Backgrounds With Emboss Resist

Hello Artsy Friends! Did you join in our Facebook live demo last Thursday evening? I’m usually live every Thursday night at 8 PM EDT. Last week I shared tips and tricks for creating dramatic backgrounds using the emboss resist technique. I created a card using this technique with Colorado Craft Company’s Majestic Moth dragonfly on… Continue reading Dramatic Backgrounds With Emboss Resist

Hello Bluebird New Release

Hi Crafty Friends! I hope you are healthy and doing okay during this difficult time in our world. We are all in this together! Today I’m sharing some adorable new Hello Bluebird cards I created with stamps from their latest release, and I hope they make you smile a little. How adorable are these Meadow… Continue reading Hello Bluebird New Release

Altenew Educator Certification Workshop Part II

Hi Crafty Friends! Today I’m sharing all of the details from the Altenew Workshop I held last week to earn my Educator Certification. Can you believe that I was admitted into the program in the very first group of applicants? It’s been a long two year journey, but I finally completed everything required: 25 Altenew… Continue reading Altenew Educator Certification Workshop Part II

Catherine Pooler Spooky Hollow Card

Hi Everyone! I am back from Copic Boot Camp, and I’ve actually gotten several cards completed the last couple of days. Today I wanted to share this Spooky Hollow Halloween card I created using Catherine Pooler stamps and inks. You know how much I love an awesome blended ink scene with some dramatic dark effects!… Continue reading Catherine Pooler Spooky Hollow Card

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!

Dramatic Ink Blending with Lavinia Stamps

Hi Everyone! I would like to begin by reminding all of my crafty friends that many companies are still offering sales and incentives for Hurricane Dorian relief. Please consider purchasing anything that’s been on your wishlist from these companies as they are making donations from sales to the Bahamas relief efforts. Today I’m sharing the… Continue reading Dramatic Ink Blending with Lavinia Stamps

Altenew Beautiful Peony Watercolor Eclipse Card

Hi Everyone, and welcome back! Today I’m sharing a card I created using Altenew Beautiful Peony stamp set from 7 Kids Crafts. I recently purchased Zig Real Brush Markers, and I’m still a beginner when it comes to watercoloring. However, I am loving the process and the beautiful effect when added to a stamped image… Continue reading Altenew Beautiful Peony Watercolor Eclipse Card

September Whimsy Release Week!

Hi Everyone, and welcome back to my craft room! This is my favorite week of the month;  That’s right. It’s Whimsy Stamps‘ Release Week! Today I’m sharing  a card created using the new Howling Night stamp set, and, oh my, it is awesome! I had a blast creating this card. I began by die cutting… Continue reading September Whimsy Release Week!

Harvest Wreath Eclipse Card

Hi Everyone and welcome back to my craft room! Today I’m sharing the new Whimsy Harvest Wreath rubber stamp paired with the Bold Alphabet dies in an eclipse card. I am obsessed with eclipse cards lately, and I find myself planning new cards every time I see a stamp I like. (Click HERE for another… Continue reading Harvest Wreath Eclipse Card