Whimsy Stamps November Release

Hi Everyone! Thanks for joining me again in the craft room! It has been a crazy few weeks in the Thompson household. Our oldest son is a senior, and I really never imagined how busy this fall season would be for all of us. College applications (with acceptances already – Yay!), drum major in marching… Continue reading Whimsy Stamps November Release

Peekaboo Window Shaker Card

Hi Everyone! I can finally take a breath and slow down to finish a quick post today. Nobody warned me about how exhausting it would be to have a high school senior in the house! To top that off, we have been remodeling the master bath for the last several weeks. (I will be sharing… Continue reading Peekaboo Window Shaker Card

Mazarine Fairy

Hi Everyone and welcome back! Today I’m sharing on the Whimsy Blog as well, and I want to ask you a question: What inspires you when coloring or crafting? I think we all fall into slumps and lose some of our crafting mojo once in a while. So how do we pull ourselves out of… Continue reading Mazarine Fairy

Whimsy Stamps Release Week Day 4

Hi Everyone, and welcome back to Whimsy Stamps’ Release Week! Today I’m sharing a seriously cute card with the new stamp set, The Nope Rope. This is a special set, because it was designed by sister Melissa! How fun is that? I adore the punny sentiments (even though I am not a fan of snakes… Continue reading Whimsy Stamps Release Week Day 4

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

Whimsy July Release – Day 2

Hi Everyone, and welcome back to the second day of Whimsy Stamps’ July release week. I am just as excited to share this gorgeous new Flower Puffs background stamp as I was yesterday for the new Bold ABC dies. (You can see yesterday’s card HERE.) Also, this card has a sentiment from the new Beaucoup… Continue reading Whimsy July Release – Day 2

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