Happy New Home – PPA #135

Happy Monday…hope you had a wonderful weekend. Today I’m playing along with the Pals Paper Arts color challenge today…. This card is for a young couple who recently purchased their first new home.  I remember how exciting that was! The card A2 card base is Dapper Denim cardstock.  To create the look of siding, I used the Simply Scored Scoring Tool(122334). Remember the Hearth & Home Thinlits (#139666)…I almost forgot I had them! They created the…

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Pretty in Pink Paisleys – GDP #50

Today’s card was inspired by the Global Design Project’s latest sketch challenge… What a fun, straightforward sketch.  These can be the most challenging though. They leave so much room for interpretation it’s sometimes hard to know where to begin.  Here’s where this sketch took me…. This is a little sneak peek of an awesome stamp set in the new Holiday Catalog that goes live on Sept. 1 called Paisleys and Posies (#142196).  I absolutely love…

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Flower Shop Birthday

Today’s card has all the elements for a beautifully feminine birthday card. The card base is Smoky Slate cardstock.  The Whisper White mat is cut with a die from the Lots of Labels framelits.  I stamped it off center so there was room for the flourish image from the Timeless Textures stamp set and the 3-D flowers. The Blushing Bride Glimmer Paper frame was created by cutting the next smaller framelit and then the next smaller one…

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A Good Luck Charm – PPA#313

The Pals Paper Arts color challenge this week presents just the sweetest color combination…. My card features the new stamp set, Paisleys & Posies, from the Holiday Catalog.  Without a doubt, this is my favorite set in the catalog. The card base is Whisper White thick cardstock with a mat of Tip Top Taupe cardstock. The images from the Paisleys & Posies stamp set are stamped on Very Vanilla cardstock in Flirty Flamingo, Peekaboo Peach and…

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