Challenge YOUrself Scrapbook Challenge for June

Yay!  It’s time for the June scrapbook challenge at Challenge YOUrself!  This is a month long challenge and this month’s theme is a mood board. I loved the colors and the images in this mood board.  It reminded me of the colors that I used to decorate our house in the late 80’s and early 90’s.  It was… Read More »

Kat Scrappiness #UkraineStrong Instagram Hop and Fundraiser

I’m participating in an Instagram Hop today called #UkraineStrong.  Kat Scrappiness has a new #UkraineStrong bundle that includes a paper pack, stamp set, and coordinating dies. ALL PROFITS FROM ALL #UKRAINESTRONG PRODUCTS SOLD THROUGH JULY 1, 2022 (OR WHILE SUPPLIES LAST) WILL BE DONATED TO THE UKRAINE CRISIS RELIEF FUND.   If you hop along with the design team and leave… Read More »

Mass Producing With Sympathy Card Set

I’m on the Maker Forte blog today to share a colorful sympathy card set using the Floating Gingkos stamp set. I have a stack of precut colorful card front panels that I have been collecting in my stash.  Well…2022 is the year to use my stash! I selected 6 panels and heat embossed one of the gingkos images… Read More »

Star Stampz Anything Goes with a Water Theme!

You still have time to play along with the Star Stampz May Challenge.  The theme is anything goes with water! I used the sweet Star Stampz Water Lily digital stamp to complete my card.       I kept my image fairly monochromatic to keep with the water theme.  I couldn’t resist adding a touch of pink to… Read More »

Kinda Cute by Patricia Challenge Digi

I have a cute card that I made with the May challenge digi from Kinda Cute by Patricia. I actually started making this card at the beginning of the month and just got it finished today.  I’ve been having a lot of trouble concentrating and finishing tasks.  I’ve also been having a lot of trouble finishing sentences.  I… Read More »

Star Stampz Fancy Fold Challenge

There are still a couple of weeks left in the April Star Stampz Fancy Fold Challenge!   I used the Spring Strawberry digital stamp from the Star Stampz Etsy shop to create my card.  My fancy fold is hidden from view until you flip it over.   I discovered these tiny magnets on Amazon a couple of years… Read More »

April Digi Challenge for Kinda Cute by Patricia

This months free digi image for the Kinda Cute by Patricia Challenge is a sweet Girl Picking Berries image.  This image was free to everyone who participated in last month’s challenge.  You can use any image to participate in this month’s challenge. If you participate in this month’s challenge, you will get next month’s digi for free. Plus… Read More »

Springtime Border Pop Up Card

I have a fun interactive card to share with you today.  I’m playing with the Concord & 9th Card Stacks Base Die and the Sizzix Springtime Borders Sharon Drury Die.     How sweet is this little springtime border scene? This card folds flat and fits inside an A2 sized envelope. When the recipient opens it, it pops… Read More »

Take Care of Yourself

I always find that holidays are not at all relaxing.  When you are the person hosting the holiday, you are having a busy and stressful day!  With that in mind, I wanted to remind you to take care of yourself today. This is the Yoga Mom digi from Kinda Cute by Patricia.  I love the digital images that… Read More »

April Scrapbook Layout Challenge with Challenge YOUrself

This month marks the 100th challenge for the Challenge YOUrself blog.  This month’s layout theme is CELEBRATION!  You need to use stars somewhere on your layout.   We would love to have you join us for the challenge.  You just need to create a celebration layout with YOU in the photo and share it on our blog HERE.… Read More »

Mini Slimline Shaker Card: Subscription Card Kits

I have a quick share today!  I just received the April Not 2 Shabby Shop subscription kit. As soon as I opened it, I just had to play with it! Isn’t that small blue gingham check fabulous with the strawberries? This month there were 3 stamp sets included in the kit.  One of the stamp sets is always… Read More »

Kat Scrappiness Spring Fling Paper Pad Release

Kat Scrappiness is releasing a new patterned paper set today called Spring Fling.   This is a 6 x 8″ paper pad with 18 designs.  The papers are double sided and you get 2 of each design. I have a card to share with you using the one of the papers in this set!   I love this piece… Read More »

Cactus Trio Digital Stamps

I love the Fun Cactus Digital Stamp set from Kinda Cute by Patricia.  I pulled it out today to play with some different green combinations of Copic makers.   I started by inserting 3 of the cacti images into a Word document.  I resized them and layered them together to create a little scene that I liked. These… Read More »

Go To Patterned Paper Card Layout: Set of 4

I have a quick and easy go to card layout that I use when I want my pretty papers to be the focal point of my card! I started by selecting 4 patterned papers and 4 sentiments from the February Hedgehog Hollow subscription box.  I cut down the patterned papers to 3-3/4 x5″ and stamped my sentiments.  The… Read More »

Star Stampz February Challenge

The Star Stampz February Challenge is to use as many things on your card as you can using the first letter of your name!   Well…the first letter of my first name is “K”.  All I could think of was a kite, kickball, or kiss.  I decided to use my last name first letter which is “S”. For… Read More »