Bye, Bye Bordering Blooms

My card share today features a retiring stamp set, Bordering Blooms.  I’ve used this set a few times in the past weeks when I learned it was on the retirement list.  It’s funny how you want something when you know you won’t be able to have it….that’s what happened with this set.  It has sat on my shelf unused for such a long time and now that it’s leaving the catalog, I want to keep…

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The Smallest Things

Happy “unofficial” start of summer!  I say it’s official as I’m tired of the damp, dreary spring we had.  I hope you have some fun plans for Memorial Day.  I will be spending some time in the garden.  I’m a little behind on the vegetable planting so I must get them in the ground this weekend then I will work on the flower pots. Speaking of flowers, that is the theme of one of the…

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Summery Sugarplum Wreath

I’m back today and playing along with Can You Case It #121 color challenge and the Paper Players #296 sketch challenge.     The CYCI challenge colors are so pretty and summery that I immediately thought of flowers.  Who am I kidding, I usually think of flowers for most of my cards.  I will have to try to go in some other directions in the future.  Then when I saw the PP sketch, I thought…

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Blended Birthday Bloom

Happy Monday…I hope you had a good weekend and your week is off to an equally good start.  We do have the holiday weekend to look forward to after all. I’m playing with the Pals Paper Arts Color Challenge this week. Although, I found this combination a little difficult to figure out…. Today’s card features a stamp that will be hard to say good-bye to soon….Blended Bloom.  The flower is so large and beautiful and is…

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