Sunday, September 7, 2014

another Stippling

This time I created my template  using 1 1/2 inch squares.
Close to my Heart inks: Lagoon, Pear, Pixie, Hollyhock
Stamp set is a a Budding Friendship




This card I used 1 1/2 inch, and 1 1/4 inch
Close to my Heart inks: Lagoon,  Pear, Canary
Stamp set is a Happy Hello

Saturday, September 6, 2014

Place a $30 order in September, and receive this stamp set for FREE!

Monday, September 1, 2014

Stipple Technique

 Die-cut circle, from a 3 3/4 x 5 inch white cardstock,
and lay this over 3 3/4 x 5 inch white cardstock piece.
Stipple lagoon ink inside upper part of circle
Stipple pear ink inside lower part of circle
Stamp image in center of circle
Stamp sentiment
Supplies:
Close to my Heart “a Happy Hello”
Close to my Heart lagoon and pear ink
Memento gray ink

Supplies:
Close to my Heart “a Happy Hello”
Close to my Heart lagoon and pear ink
“Smiles” sentiment from Stampabilities
Memento gray ink

Supplies:
Close to my Heart “Happy Birds”
Close to my Heart lagoon and pear ink
Memento gray ink


Sunday, August 31, 2014

Inky Antics


Inky Antics stamp set is called "Ready to Go" ‪#‎11185MC‬.
 Colored with Copics. 
Paper and cardstock Close to my Heart.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Reach for the Stars


"Chalk it Up" paper, "Happy Birds" stamp set, Paradise twine

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Inky Antics

I won this darling stamp set from Inky Antics
HERE is the Inky Antics Website
and HERE is their Blog
The set is called "Bug Eyed" and you can find it HERE


Cardstock and Sequins from Close to my Heart
Jar free image from Pinterest
colored with Copics 

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Paper Piecing


Cut 4 sheets of coordinating paper 5 x 3 3/4 inches.
Lay sheets on top of each other, and make approx 1 inch cuts in a diagonal.
Adhere different strips on white cardstock
Trim edges as needed.
Round corners, and matte on black cardstock
Adhere to A2 size pink cardstock
Stamp sentiment

"Brushed" paper collection from Close to my Heart #X7190B
"Ice Cream Dream" June Stamp of the Month #S1506

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

another Happy Birds card

Card Recipe;
Happy Birds stamp set
Chalk it Up paper
Inks Lagoon, Sorbet, Canary yellow
Paradise twine

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Happy Birds


Paper is Chalk it Up

Stamp set is Happy Birds

SHOP LINKS
Chalk it up Paper HERE
Happy Birds HERE

Friday, August 8, 2014

Its a Beautiful Day....to Shop!




"Better with a Friend" is a FaB Hostess set!
If your order doesn't meet the $150 amount to qualify for this set, CONTACT ME!
I can gather several other orders to get this set to you for Just $10.plus shipping
SHOP with Me HERE 

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Pattern Paper PLay

This card is inspired by an Online Card class I took.
 I chose the Pattern Play class, because of the gorgeous paper packs
 in the NEW Close to my Heart catalog.
This card was taught by Jennifer McGuire

Close to my Heart Recipe:
The paper pack is "Chalk it Up"
Sentiment "Capture the Day"
Clouds cut with Cricut Artiste
Lagoon ink


Saturday, August 2, 2014

FuN & FaBulous Close to my Heart catalog is Here!

This is a Hostess stamp set called "Better with a Friend"
Gorgeous paper is "Brushed"
SHOP for Close to my Heart products. HERE

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

CAS(E) this Sketch



I am playing in the CAS(E)  this sketch challenge
ALL products are from Close to my Heart
"Capture the Day" stamp set
"Brushed" pattern paper
Pixie ink

Saturday, July 26, 2014

Sketch Saturday


I am playing in the Sketch Saturday challenge
Stamps are Close to my Heart "Capture the Day"
Paper, ink, and cardstock from Close to my Heart
SHOP HERE for Close to my Heart products

Monday, July 21, 2014

Using Paint chip samples for cards


This "Sweet" stamp set & beautiful paper is from 
the NEW CLOSE TO MY HEART catalog. 
Here I show you how to incorporate paint chip samples into your artwork.
The NEW catalog will be online August 1st

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

I've Been Published! "Scrap & Stamp" magazine

My card is in the upper left.
Stamp is Country Charm from Stampin' Up!
Flower, butterfly Close to my Heart
Paper is Echo Park

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Die-Cuts

I used 4 different die-cuts for this card.
I cut the large base with 2 ovals inside, and positioned pattern paper to show through oval.
Stamped sentiment in upper oval.
Die -cut tag and stamped love. adhered with twine bow
Tied twine around base of card.
SHOP HERE for Close to my Heart products.

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Cardabilities challenge

I am playing in the Cardabilities Sketch challenge #102
Paper, ink, cardstock, Cricut cartridge from Close to my Heart

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Flower Power



I am playing in the Clean & Simple Sketch challenge
All pattern paper, sentiment stamp, ink, embellishments, cardstock from Close to my Heart
Flowers were cut with Cricut Artiste, also thru Close to my Heart