Hello! I think acetate cards may end up as my trademark. I really love the uniqueness of them! And they really inspire me. This time I made a card in a design similar to one of the Father's Day cards I made. A co-worker special ordered this for a new baby boy. It was a… Continue reading Another Acetate Card- New Baby
I received some happy mail on Saturday! Fireball decided to help me open it. I apologize for the carpet picture, but I wanted to open it in the sunlight. Here we go: The kit includes: 16"x 18" clear stamp set (there is a tiny meerkat!!!) 9 Coordinating Frame cuts 1 Fancy Die (that lovely sun/moon… Continue reading Hero Arts June 2017 Monthly Kit Unboxing
Happy Sunday afternoon! As promised, here are the two Paper Smooches cards I made yesterday. The first card is a Thank You card, made with the "Thanks Word" die and the "Linked Hearts," die. There are a couple of tips I wanted to share with this cards. The first is on the die cut hearts.… Continue reading More Paper Smooches!
Paper Smooches announced that they are looking for a Guest Designer for the month of July. Even though I'm still new to this, I think I'm going to submit for it. I just wish I had more of their products. I have one stamp set and several dies. I feel like all my cards look… Continue reading Paper Smooches July Designer Open Call
This evening a made my entry for MFT's sketch challenge for this week. I had some of those adorable Magical Dragons already stamped, colored and die cut, and those beautiful watercolored backgrounds. One thing lead to another, and boom! Quick and similar challenge card. Here is the challenge Sketch: And here is my card: As… Continue reading MFT Sketch Challenge 336
No card today. I just wanted to share with you the greatest thing ever (at least if you breathe glitter like I do). Gansai Tambi Pearl water colors! I don't even know how to watercolor, and I'm amazed!!! As I said, I don't know how to watercolor. But can you think of a better incentive… Continue reading Gansai Tambi Pearl Colors
I finally caved last week and ordered a set of Distress Oxide inks. There were a couple of different reasons I decided to take the plunge. I like blending traditional Distress inks for unique backgrounds You can actually stamp with these inks and get a crips image They show up on dark cardstock (I like… Continue reading Playing With Distress Oxide Inks
This is my second time working with these acetate cards. I think they are great, as they are already formed card bases. Please bare with me, this is my first attempt at a "tutorial" post, and the lighting at my craft area leaves a lot to be desired. First, I'd like to go over what's… Continue reading Hero Arts Acetate Cards
Hey all! Just a quick post to share the card I made for Paper Smooches' June Challenge. The challenge this month is to make anything for the men in your life using Paper Smooches stamps and dies. There is a hilarious story behind this card! A couple of friends asked me to make Father's Day… Continue reading Paper Smooches June Challenge
Trying something new!