Rainbow treats

Hello bloggies! Taylored Expressions – Pizza My Heart Hero Arts – Lia Griffith – Oh Happy Day Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers Copic Markers (see photo for details) Just popping by to share a card ….. Click photos to view details. and a few photos from Sandy & Sami’s engagement party from last Saturday…

Stamping Bella Unicorns

Hi again bloggies! I am a tad tickled about today’s card. Sometimes things just “work”. This card was one of those times. And … the stamp set is soooo super cute! I can’t wait to play with it again. I very carefully measured and cut the square windows separately with a Simon Says Stamp stitched square…

Galaxy Background

Hi bloggies! A few days ago I shared a card that was meant to be a “galaxy” background but didn’t quite make it … (you can see it HERE) … well – this is the card (above) I was planning to do originally! This is my first attempt at a “galaxy” technique and I have to admit that I…

Pizza My Heart

Hello bloggies! I get a lot of inspiration for my cards from YouTube and have several favourite card makers that I follow. Amy R (Prairie Paper & Ink) often creates her own backgrounds with repeat image stamping and often watercolours the images. I thought I would give this idea a try! Sometimes Amy heat embosses the image which is a good…

Mermaid Kit

Hello friends! I managed to get my hands on the May card kit from Hero Arts. It was a fabulous kit that included a sweet mermaid stamp set plus matching dies, a great wave stencil, some gorgeous papers, 3 mini ink cubes, some irridescent silk “liquid ink” and some gorgeous sequins. It was great value. I also bought an “add-on” stamp…

Happy Bee Day

Hi bloggies! Today’s card was a sweet project for my gorgeous little Peyton (grand-daughter) who turned 2 in June. She brings so much joy and sunshine to our lives! I had some fun with some sponged ink stencilling with this one. I created my own stencil with some circle dies … to look like bubbles. And … of course…

One in a million

Hello friends! A sweet “Forever Friends” image today! I had fun playing with a pretty flower stencil, my new Distress Oxide Inks — such pretty colours and some glitter paste. I am completely SOLD on these new Inks! Love love love them! Forever Friends – Classic Decadence Clearscraps – Floral #1 border stencil Distress oxide…

Magical Dragons + Distress Oxides

Hi bloggies! I have had some fun with some new goodies …   I finally caved and got some of the new Distress Oxide inks. The colours in the 2nd release were more to my taste … plus i got 4  from the 1st release! I am TOTALLY SOLD on these new inks! Yes! …….

Stacking Animals put a smile on your face!

Hello friends! I guess you have been thinking I had dropped off the face of the planet! But … even though it has been awhile … I haven’t forgotten all my blog buddies. I am sorry it has been so long! Life has been busy! But … I am not going to bore you with…

Seth turns 3!

Our cheeky little monkey had is birthday yesterday and I thought I would share the card I made for him. But … before I show you the finished project … I wanted to show you the first attempt … I actually sat down about a month ago to make Seth’s card and realised that I…

Happy Heart

Hello friends! So much whirling around in my brain! I have all these ideas but no time to do anything about them! In the meantime … I will quickly share this ……… Sandy gave this one to his girlfriend for her birthday last week. Cute, affectionate … but not too soppy and over the top!…

Peyton’s 1st Birthday

Hello friends! I have a special card to share today! This is the one I made for our adorable, sweet little grand daughter, Peyton, who turned 1 in June … while we were away on holidays! (Yes … I was so sad to miss her first birthday … but we had an extra celebration with…