Oh Happy Day

Hi everyone! Today I'm sharing a card I made awhile ago with the Paper Clippings: Oh Happy Day set from Papertrey Ink. I thought I'd play up a chalkboard effect, so I stamped and embossed the main sentiment and vine-y pieces onto black card stock. Then I stamped the little floral accent pieces first with … Continue reading Oh Happy Day

Two-toned happy

Hi crafters! Today's card was inspired by PTI's Make It Monday Challenge using two-toned stamped sentiments. This is definitely not a technique I've done before, which is one of the many reasons I love the Make It Monday challenges. I'm always learning something new. My card features an ombre "watercolor" background using Pure Poppy and … Continue reading Two-toned happy


Continuing the birthday theme with a clean and simple cupcake card. This idea came about from and is being submitted to the CASology Week 155: Cupcake challenge. I used cupcake stamps from Papertrey Ink's Baker's Dozen stamp set with Whip Cream cardstock from My Favorite Things and Zig Clean Color Real Brush markers to color … Continue reading Cupcakes

Lazy summer days

Today the heat index got up to 101F in my neck of the woods. I don't know about you, but this girl is all too happy to stay indoors in that kind of heat. Well, I did venture out for a little bit because I had a 50% off coupon from Michaels burning a hole … Continue reading Lazy summer days