Hello Bluebird Jungle Littles

Hi Everyone, and welcome back! I hope you are having a great week! We dropped my oldest son off at the University of Tennessee for the first time, and it has been rough for the Thompson household. Today I’m sharing the finished card from last Thursday’s live Facebook demo at 7 Kids Create FB page.… Continue reading Hello Bluebird Jungle Littles

Zentangles on Lavinia Stamps Scenes Part 1

Hi Everyone! Happy Saturday! Today I’m sharing the card we created together in Thursday’s Facebook live demo for 7 Kids Crafts in which we added Zentangles to Lavinia Stamps scenes. (If you need a refresher on creating the background with Distress Oxide inks, click HERE or HERE.) I have broken the video into two parts.… Continue reading Zentangles on Lavinia Stamps Scenes Part 1

Graphic 45 Kaleidoscope Card

Hi Everyone! I hope you are having a great week! Here’s something that made my week a little happier: 7 Kids Crafts is having a 20 percent off sale through the week on all Graphic 45 products! Graphic 45 has some of the most gorgeous paper collections, and they truly are one of my favorites.… Continue reading Graphic 45 Kaleidoscope Card

Enjoy the Journey

Hi Everyone, and welcome back to the craft room! Have you seen the new Whimsy Paper Door June card kit? This is the first month I’ve ordered it, and I am so excited to share the this card with you! The kit is full of goodies including: 6×6 specialty cardstocks, exclusive stamps and dies, twine,… Continue reading Enjoy the Journey

Handmade Flowers

Hi Everyone! One of my favorite embellishments for cards is flowers, and I couldn’t resist joining in this week’s Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge, Handmade Flowers. I used more of the Prima Love Clippings collection (featured HERE in a previous post) in addition to flowers I created using Sizzix Tim Holtz Tattered Florals dies.  … Continue reading Handmade Flowers

Closing 2016: Prima Sweet Peppermint

Hi Everyone! This is the second post in “Closing 2016” series. (HERE is the first post.) This set of cards features Prima Marketing’s Sweet Peppermint Christmas papers, flowers, ephemera, etc. designed by Frank Garcia. Isn’t it gorgeous? I fell in love with everything and knew I had to have almost everything as soon as I saw… Continue reading Closing 2016: Prima Sweet Peppermint

Spooky Halloween Card

Hi Everyone! Today I’m sharing this month’s Tim Holtz 12 Tags of 2016 Technique Remix with paint resist and alcohol ink resist. I spent all day yesterday in the craft room while the hubby and boys worked on the car, and I had a blast working on these techniques. It’s a shame that the alcohol… Continue reading Spooky Halloween Card