Altenew Educators “Giving Thanks” Blog Hop and Linky Party + Giveaway

Hi Crafty Friends! I am so glad that you’ve joined us today to give thanks and celebrate the heroes helping us to stay healthy and safe during these difficult times. My favorite quote from Mr. Rogers is, “… Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” Isn’t that fitting for today?… Continue reading Altenew Educators “Giving Thanks” Blog Hop and Linky Party + Giveaway

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

Catherine Pooler Flutters and Blooms Sneak Peeks

Hi Crafty Friends! Have you joined Catherine Pooler and friends this week for sneak peeks of the new Flutters and Blooms release available next week? I adore every single item in this release! It is certainly my style with beautiful dies, butterflies, flowers, and gorgeous papers. Ask me how much I adore the new Garden’s… Continue reading Catherine Pooler Flutters and Blooms Sneak Peeks

New Catherine Pooler, Forever 13, Release

Hey There Crafty Friends! It’s sneak peek day at Catherine Pooler for the final bundle, Zest, of the new Forever 13 release scheduled for Wednesday at 9:00 AM EST. If you are a member of CP’s StampNation, early ordering has already begun, and SN members receive a free 2″ X 3″  stamp set for ordering… Continue reading New Catherine Pooler, Forever 13, Release

Catherine Pooler Club Sursee

Hi Everyone, and welcome back! Can you believe that it is already December? I know! I know! Many of us are still in the countdown to finish our holiday cards. Believe me, I am too, but I had to squeeze in these beauties from the November Club Sursee card kit from Catherine Pooler. Oh my… Continue reading Catherine Pooler Club Sursee

Altenew Watercolored Festive Poinsettia

Hi Everyone, and welcome back! Today I’m sharing a card I created for Altenew Academy class, Let It Shine – Holiday Edition, taught by the fabulous Carissa Wiley. This actually is my final project for Level III certification before I have one more project to be an Altenew Certified Educator! Yay! It’s been two years… Continue reading Altenew Watercolored Festive Poinsettia

Picket Fence Studios Botan Peony Watercolor

Hi Everyone, and welcome back! I hope you are having a great week, and the weather is nice where you live. It’s lovely here in Ohio. Today I am sharing the gorgeous Picket Fence Studios Botan Peony stamp I purchased from 7 Kids Crafts, and, honestly, it’s one of my favorite stamps of all time!… Continue reading Picket Fence Studios Botan Peony Watercolor

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

7 Kids Crafts News!

Hi Everyone, and welcome back to my crafty blog. I know! Long time, and no crafting. Right? Well, we have been crazy busy the last couple of months finishing Sam’s senior year of high school, and getting ready for graduation. Finally, all of the festivities are over, and I was a crafting fool last week… Continue reading 7 Kids Crafts News!

Whimsy Seashell Background Stamp

Hi Everyone, and welcome back! Well, it’s finally summer in Ohio, and this weather has me dreaming of the beach. So I’m bringing it to you with some gorgeous new stamps and dies from Whimsy Stamps all inspired by the magic and beauty of the seas. Do you ever see a stamp, die, or stencil… Continue reading Whimsy Seashell Background Stamp