The Flower Challenge: Only One Layer

I discovered a new challenge that I just had to participate in. The Flower Challenge.  Florals must be the main image on the card. This week’s challenge is to make a one layer card.  Here are the instructions from the website challenge blog: This month we are looking for ‘One Layer’ cards. So a card… Read More »

Craft Room Organization Tip: Create Ink Swatches

Many years ago when I started paper crafting, my sister created a ring of card stock samples for me for Christmas one year.  She used a pretty punch and punched and labeled every different color of card stock that Stampin’ Up! carried and then organized them on a ring. This has been a very handy… Read More »

Catherine Pooler Stamp Of Approval Tropical Paradise Scrapbook Layout

It seems to be that time of year when you see the flamingos everywhere.  Several new stamps have been released with these fabulous birds as their main image.  I still couldn’t resist buying Catherine Pooler’s new Stamp of Approval Tropical Paradise set. The fantastic set of leaves and fronds along with the amazing sentiments just… Read More »

Paper Craft Crew Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge With A Catherine Pooler Bundle

This week’s Paper Craft Crew Challenge is a Tic-Tac-Toe challenge.  You pick 3 features in a row, column or diagonal and create a card with those 3 elements. I selected the Bundle, Metallic and Favorite Color elements from the first column on the left. For my bundle, I used two stamp sets from the new… Read More »