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

Whimsy Stamps Release Week

Welcome back for the second card I have to share for Whimsy Stamps‘ Release Week! Have you been following along on the Whimsy Blog to see all of the awesome creations from the design team? How long is your wish list? I know mine just keeps growing … and growing! I have to say that… Continue reading Whimsy Stamps Release Week

Soul Mutts: Whimsy Stamps’ July Release Day 5

Hi Everyone, and welcome back for the last day of Whimsy Stamps’ July Release Week! Have you seen all of the cards using the new wonderful stamps, dies, and stencils? I know I have been truly inspired by some of the creations on Facebook, Whimsy Blog, and Instagram! I pushed myself to color this Chocolate… Continue reading Soul Mutts: Whimsy Stamps’ July Release Day 5

Simon Says Stamp April Card Kit

Hi Everyone! Today I’m sharing the first five cards I’ve created from Simon Says Stamp’s April Card Kit, Beautiful Day. I can’t even tell you how much I adore this set! Seriously, this has to be one of the best! It included a large stamp set (of butterflies – my favorite!), butterfly stencil, Distress Oxide… Continue reading Simon Says Stamp April Card Kit

The Beauty Is In the Details

Hi Everyone, and thanks for joining me today! Today’s card is homework for Altenew Academy class, Beautiful Details, taught by one of my favorite artists in the cardmaking world, Marika Rahtu, from Me and Minime Crafting. Marika has inspired me since I first started stamping, and her work is breathtaking. Needless to say, this class… Continue reading The Beauty Is In the Details

YUPO Stencils

Hi Everyone and welcome back! I’ve finished the first level in Altenew’s Educator Certification Program and started the classes for the second level. This card is my submission for Altenew Academy class Beyond Basic Backgrounds taught by the wonderful Lydia Evans. I fell in love with Lydia’s card, and mine is very similar in style… Continue reading YUPO Stencils

Altenew Vintage Flowers

Hi Everyone! I hope you are well and staying warm in your part of the world. It is sooooo cold here in Ohio, but I’m staying toasty inside and enjoying  Altenew‘s All About Layering 1 class. Today I’m sharing my second layered floral card, and I also experimented with the new metallic shimmer ink sprays… Continue reading Altenew Vintage Flowers