The Beauty of a Butterfly

Butterfly Basics has been one of my favorite stamp sets since it came out.  I never get tired of the beautiful images and sentiments in this set.  However, this is the first time I’ve used this particular sentiment, which is particularly thought provoking. Today’s card is my entry in the Global Design Project #075 theme challenge…   I used the Triple Banner Punch to create the banner. The pattern is from Playful Palette Designer Series…

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A Touch of Spring

I officially have Spring Fever…which is so much better than having Flu Fever, which I had last week!  What a miserable week but it may have been worse had I not gotten a flu shot.  This week is a whole different story though.  We are experiencing record high temperatures in PA with no sign of winter coming back. Today’s birthday card is a pretty nod to spring. Here’s the details: I let the Designer Series…

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Bloomin’ Love Valentine Card and Treat Box

Today’s project is a cute little notecard sized Valentine and a coordinating slider box holding three chocolate treats.  I’m playing along with the SUO #167 It’s Time for Valentine’s Challenge and Stamp, Ink, Paper #85 Theme challenge… Here’s the details…. The Real Red card base is cut in a notecard (5″ x 3 1/2″) size with the Whisper White layer cut 1/4″ smaller. The pattern from Sending Love Designer Series Paper Stack is cut 1/4″ smaller…

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Barnyard Babies for PP #329

I haven’t made a baby card in sometime but I’m thinking that is going to change. Along with today’s Barnyard Babies card, I have another one planned this week.  Could there be a reason for this?  Why yes…I am going to be a first time Grandmom!  My youngest daughter, Emily and her husband, Mike are expecting their first child this June.  We will find out what WE are having this weekend…notice how I said WE!…

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