Bella Parodi – tag

Hi!  This is my final project for Bella Parodi and I wanted to leave you with a cute tag using Denise Rabbit digital stamp!  For more sweet digi stamps check out Bella’s shop here! To make this tag I printed the Denise rabbit on Neenah card stock and colored her in with copic markers.  After […]

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Bella Parodi – Bunny in Pencil

Hello again! This is my third post as the April Bella Parodi guest designer.   As soon as I saw this digital stamp I was immediately inspired with several ways to use it.   I just love the results you can get using colored pencils on kraft card stock – it takes this card in a completely […]

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Bella Parodi – Easter

Hi!  This is my second blog post for Bella Parodi digital stamps!  You can visit her digital stamp store by clicking here!  One of the nice things about digital stamps is how easy they are to manipulate, making them super versatile.  🙂 Using a program called SketchBook, I took these cute chicks and removed their […]

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Bella Parodi Bunny in a Pot

Hi!  I’m super excited to announce that I get to guest design for Bella Parodi Digital Stamps all April!  This is the first of several projects that I will be posting – so stay tuned!  Now for the card:) One of the nice things about digital stamps is that you can manipulate them.  Depending on […]

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Bonjour in color

Hello!  I’m participating in Neat and Tangled’s ‘little tangles’ challenge, which you can find here.   The challenge asks you to incorporate rainbow colors into your card which I did by creating my own background! Using the stamp set ‘Paris’, I stamped the little girl and the greeting in Memento tuxedo black ink on Neenah […]

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Merci Beaucoup

I believe in ‘thank you’ cards.  And apparently, that rubbed off on my husband.  Someone did something nice for him and that translated into me making a ‘thank you’ card…lucky for him, I don’t mind. 🙂 Fresh Floral Wrap-Ups from Papertrey Ink has all the components to make a one-layer card using a variety of […]

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Sending Valentine’s Day Hugs!

Every time I think of Valentine’s day I think of those cute little notes that used to get handed out to all your classmates.  That probably still happens…it has just been a really long time since I’ve participated in it!  I don’t have  Valentine’s day specific stamps, so I was pretty excited to find that […]

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Valentine Penguin

Hello!  Today I’m sharing a masculine valentine using ‘S’more Love’ by Reverse Confetti.  I was inspired by Reverse Confetti’s monthly sketch challenge for this layout.  I knew I wanted this penguin to be the focal point, so I stamped him on Neenah card stock and colored him in with Prismacolor colored pencils. For the background […]

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Wood you be mine?

I just think these little images by Elena Roussakis for Neat and Tangled are adorable!  I used them previously on a series of holiday cards you can find here , here or here.  🙂  Super versatile! This card was made using ‘Lumberjack Love’ and ‘Falling Hearts’.  First I stamped the little scene and on an A2 […]

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Birthday Floral

I’m trying to keep my cards simple after all of those handmade holiday cards!  I wanted this birthday card to be ‘bright and happy’ and selected my ink colors to reflect that. The stamps and die cut I used are both from Lil’ Inker Designs: Doodled Daisies and Boxed Up Birthday Greeting die. The first […]

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