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.  ūüôā  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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Bubble Talk Valentine

With a few tweaks to the phrases, this card could be used any time of the year. ¬†I’ve made several valentines for the approaching holiday and I’ve strayed from the traditional red and pink colors for this particular card. ¬†The recipient’s favorite color is yellow and I just had to go with it! I started […]

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Heartfelt Thanks

With the holiday season over, it is time to send out cards for all those thoughtful gifts even if we are halfway through January! ¬†This card uses a mix of stamps ‘Autumn Acorns’ and ‘Red and Goldie’,¬† from Ellen Hutson and Avery Elle respectively. To make my scene I pulled out my stamps and played […]

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Neat and Tangled round 3

The MISTI (stamping tool) is pretty awesome and is a life-saver when making multiples of the same card. ¬†So with the intent of making holiday cards “easier” this year I stamped the same card three times and began coloring the sweet boy and girl images from ‘Lumberjack Love’. ¬†I couldn’t do it. ¬†I colored all […]

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A Play on Plaid

In order to make quick work (okay, quicker work) of making christmas cards,  I took 4 A2 panels and stamped them with the same plaid background.  To make the plaid I used Simon Says Stamp ‘Jumbo Stripe’ and a mix of inks: gold, schoolhouse red, catkin, steel blue and soft navy.  From there I used […]

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Halloween Heroine

This cute halloween card is made using a mix of Mama Elephant and Lawn Fawn stamps along with my hand drawn background and a lot of copic coloring! Originally I stamped my little super heroine, her pup and sentiment from Mama Elephant on an A2 panel. ¬†Taking a ruler and a copic friendly black pen […]

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Lawn Fawn Halloween

Hi! ¬†I know Halloween is still a ways away but this cute Lawn Fawn stamp set and slider die were calling to me! ¬†I made this card for my brother, who just turned 12, and even he will think my card is ‘cool’! ¬†I am posting this card to a Lawnscaping Challenge which can be […]

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Flourish

Hi!  I made two cards using the Flourish stamp set by Concord and 9th.  By changing the colors slightly in my stamped pattern I was able to treat one as a background and the other as a focal point.   On this first card I stamped an A2 panel in various inks using my MISTI […]

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Neat and Tangled round 2

This is part of a mini-series of cards using¬†the same Neat & Tangled ‘Lumberjack Love’ to make holiday cards. ¬†Click here to see one of the others and for details on the copic markers I used! For this version I cut a panel of brown card stock and embossed it with the Darice ‘wood grain’ […]

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