Cactus!

I like cacti.  Living here in San Diego they are part of the natural flora.  Better yet, they resist my black thumb.  🙂 Products used: Main Image: Hero Arts Sentiment: Simon Says Stamp die cut ‘wishing’ Background: Simon Says Stamp heart die cut Stencil: Simon Says Stamp Watercolor: Distress ink in Salty Ocean and Blueprint […]

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Polaroid pups

This card showcases adorable pups from ‘Party Time by Lia’ stamp set by Hero Arts.  The card as a whole uses analogous colors – three or more colors that sit next to each other a 12 segment color wheel.  With that in mind, it takes the use of these mini polaroids  by Mama Elephant and […]

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Sadie’s book: weeks 9-12

Hi there!  This is one post in a series about Sadie’s project life book.  For more of the project life cards please click on the ‘Album’ menu on the main page.  Since the same techniques are used throughout I’ll be keeping the next several posts brief.  🙂 Week 9: This card uses two different sets […]

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Sadie’s book: week 1&2

My cousin is a shutterbug, one of the few I know who actually manages to make it in family photos too!  When she announced that she was pregnant I began to plan a project life baby book for her.  The challenge of this book being, her and her husband did not find out the sex […]

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Oh, snap!

To make these quick tags I used a combination of a Hero Arts and Ellen Hutson stamp sets.  The jar image from Hero Arts was stamped in Memento ink on Neenah card stock, cut out, and the edges blackened with a Memento marker.  I repeatedly stamped the gingerbread image using two different color inks.  I […]

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Forest in a Jar

I am sitting in my craft room as I write this post and thank goodness no one is here to see this mess! Truth be told, even I can tell – looking at all of my craft supplies – that someone could logically think I need an intervention! 😉  Why do I bring this up? […]

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