Christmas Song Inspired Cards

I have a Jazzy Christmas Song playing in my stamp studio today.'s that time of year - the Christmas card production begins for most paper crafters. Dare I say some of you are already done! And it's just the beginning of September - I'd love … [Continue reading]

CAS Watercolor Spritz

Have you tried Watercolor Spritzing much on cards before? I"ll be honest - I use my mini mister like it goes out of style, but mostly with water! This month over at Happy Little Stampers, the Clean and Simple challenge is Watercolor Spritzing. So … [Continue reading]

Labor Day Sale, & WE have a Blog Hop Winner

Ellen Hutson is having a Labor Day Sale - whoohoo! I love a good sale, and with this one you can save up to 20% on your purchase! Sounds like a great time to stock up on the essentials & maybe do a little shopping for those fall/holiday … [Continue reading]

CP Designs Shop Grand Opening – Blog Hop

Welcome my crafty friends! Today I have three projects & a video that showcase some great things now available in Catherine Pooler's brand new online shop. How exciting! We always need good quality designs and products, right? And Catherine … [Continue reading]

Watercolor Painted Poppies Video Tutorial

Have you every just had a crazy amount of fun making a card before? Well, that was me with this project! I'm guest blogging over at my friend Catherine Pooler's blog today and have a written and video tutorial for you - be sure to hop on over there … [Continue reading]

Adding a Simple Metal Look to Your Cards

I love adding metal to cards. It's an unexpected look and it's always fun playing with textures that I don't use in my day to day crafting. Metal is something that's quite easy to add. It's time for yet another Mixed Media challenge over at Happy … [Continue reading]

Gold Snowflakes

Snowflakes don't always have to be white. Today's project features the best in embossed snowflakes. This mixed media piece utilizes the best of emboss resist and sponging for a unique textured look with a flurry of gold snowflakes. Yup, the Christmas … [Continue reading]

CAS – Masked Vines

How much do you love the masking technique? I love masking - it's one of my two go to basic techniques that I use over and over again. There are so many ways to mask and I always love the end result. This month over at the Happy Little … [Continue reading]