Category Archives: Challenges

Reverse Masking To Create A Single Layer Card

I decided to participate in this week’s Less Is More challenge.  It’s a clean and simple challenge and this week the theme said Recipe Dimension. I interpreted that to mean that I was to use a recipe card sized layout. I created a beautiful card that did just that.  But make sure you compare it… Read More »

World Card Making Day: Altenew Forever and Always With Ranger Markers

Thank you for joining me today on World Card Making Day! I’m celebrating by crafting all day and sharing my creations on YouTube and my blog!  I’m delighted that you are joining me.  I’m also celebrating by participating in some challenges today at The Flower Challenge.  They are celebrating their second birthday and the challenge… Read More »

Alcohol Ink Background With Alcohol Lift Ink

Wait!  What?! I create an alcohol ink background and then I use a special ink to lift some of it off my background? That’s what I said! If you follow me, you know that my latest class is all about re-inkers and I just fell in love with the re-inking techniques that I’ve been doing… Read More »

The Flower Challenge: Only One Layer *UPDATE*

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 »

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 »

Card Maker’s Choice Challenge

This week at the Stamp, Ink, Paper Challenge blog is a card maker’s choice challenge.  Make a card using your favorite stamp set, ink colors and paper.  I couldn’t resist creating a card for this challenge using a Hero Arts stamp set called Come Fly With Me. I’ve been doing a lot of ink blending… Read More »

Altenew Extra Special Scrapbook Challenge

I decided to participate in the Altenew Scrapbook Sketch Challenge #10 for this month.  The sketch looked like fun to try and the designer samples were stunning! I just finished taking two more classes.  One was on background stamps and one was on single layer cards.  The single layer card class was packed full of… Read More »

Scrap Challenge YOUrself Scrapbook Sketch Challenge

I was trying to find some challenges to participate in and I came across a scrapbook challenge at the Scrap Challenge Yourself blog. I fell in love with the sketch and then checked out the challenge rules.  I knew exactly what picture I wanted to use to create this layout!   One of the rules… Read More »