Take Note: Card & Post-It Note Holder

It’s time for another CASEing (Copy & Selectively Edit) Cross Country adventure with Karen Hallam in CA and myself here in PA.  Each month, Karen and I take a turn deciding on the direction of our monthly project.  Sometimes it’s a theme, sketch or perhaps a color scheme.  This month, Karen chose the theme appropriately as it’s Back to School.  I know that no matter how old and removed I become from a school setting,…

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Country Pumpkin Autumn Card

Happy Monday!  I had a hard time trying to come up with a title for today’s post.  Honestly, I find trying to figure out blog titles the hardest part of blogging!  For today’s card,  the first thing that came to mind was it had a bit of a country vibe with the woodgrain and whitewashed floral background.  Using the patterned paper as a jumping point, I created a white(ish) pumpkin using the Fancy Pumpkin die…

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I Thought of You Today

What makes this hobby so much fun for me is all the different products that are available.  But have you ever thought that you can only use certain products or that you need to only use the latest products?   I’ve had that mindset for a long time but I’m slowly giving myself permission to use anything that makes me happy.  And heaven knows I already have a lot of paper crafting supplies that I…

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Pinwheel Party Slimline Birthday

When I saw the current challenge at Fusion, I knew exactly what products I would be using.  I also needed to make a birthday card for my daughter, Emily.  Using The Greetery’s Pinwheel Party stencils, I came up with this fun and colorful card.  Stenciling is such a fun technique and The Greetery really has the most creative stencils.  I used a variety of Simon Says Pawsitively Saturated Inks.  The sentiment is from Neat &…

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