Sunday, September 27, 2015


I have a habit of picking out something I really want to take home and use right away, but then I wait months to actually use it. The poker chip is perfect for the Serendipity Stamps Background Challenge and the Addicted to Stamps Holiday Challenge!

  • Poker Chip die by Serendipity Stamps
  • Lucky die by Serendipity Stamps
  • paper- Lucky Charm by Echo Park
  • coordinating ribbon


Sunday, September 20, 2015

Sentence Enhancers

I got a last minute invite to a concert yesterday and I had the best time! This is just a little thank you card for the sweet friend that invited me. The design came from Freshly Made Sketches #204
Here are the materials I used:
  • Coffee BFFs stamp by Art impressions
  • Sentence Enhancers stamp by Riley and Company
  • paper- painted blooms paper pack by Penny Black
  • stitched rectangle dies by My Favorite Things
  • copics- R22, R43, R85, G07, E00, E25, E31, E39, Y15, Y19, Y38, YR68, B23, B26, BG32
  • pearlescent chalks
  • memento ink- tuxedo black
  • coordinating ribbons


Saturday, September 19, 2015

Happy Haunting

When you say happy haunting, I think happy pumpkins! I love the three stooges stamp from IO. This card is perfect for the IO Happy Haunting challenge. Here are the materials I used:

Sunday, September 13, 2015


 This spellbinder die cut has been sitting in the pile for over a year and we haven't used it yet. I thought the Freshly Made Sketches Challenge #203 was the perfect place to break it out of the package.
Here are the materials I used:

Friday, September 11, 2015

Witchy Halloween Shaker

Shaker cards challenge me. I have even taken a class on how to do it and it still takes me 3-4 tries to get it right! Here is the sketch from the Try Stampin' on Tuesday Challenge #234:
 Here are the materials I used:
  • Girl's Night Out stamp by Art Impressions
  • paper- ghouls and goodies by Doodlebug designs
  • small and large stitched circle die cuts by Lawn Fawn
  • copics- N5, N6, N7, Y38, YG23, YG25, YR23, YR24, E35, E39, V05, V06
  • labels 8 die cut by Spellbinders
  • Halloween Party stamp set by Impression Obsession
  • coordinating ribbon
  • memento ink- tuxedo black
  • Tim holtz- orange distress ink


Monday, September 7, 2015


I love this sketch from the Try Stampin' on Tuesday Challenge #233! I'm trying to build up my supply of birthday cards so I went with this. Here is the sketch:
These are the materials I used:
  • #awesome stamp set by Lawn Fawn
  • Life Stuff sentiments stamp set by Impression Obsession
  • large and small square die cuts
  • Dotted Die by Avery Elle
  • paper- yellow salt by jillibean soup
  • copics- B00, B01, Y00, Y02, Y06, Y38, YG01, E34, E35, E37, R29, 110
  • memento ink- rose bud and tuxedo black

Sunday, September 6, 2015

You Are Amazing!

My efforts to get back into the craft room continue! A long weekend is a good time to start. This card is for another student that can read and spell 220 sight words. Kids never cease to amaze me! This card idea came from the Fusion: Back to School Challenge and Paper Smooches SPARK challenge: Anything Goes (wk 1). Here is the inspiration:
Here are the materials I used: