A Bouquet of Good Wishes

These cards were really a lot of fun to make.  I could have made several more in different color combinations but had to stop myself with these two.  I still will probably continue the fun a little later.  If there is one down side to this fabulous hobby, it is that the project possibilities are never-ending and we just cannot make everything…not such a bad  problem to have!      I love the unique shape…

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PPA #258 – Happy Hello

This week’s the Pals have a color challenge with a wonderful color combination that to me screams summertime.  Maybe it has to do with the fact that two of the colors are named after a summertime fruit and vegetable.  Here are the colors we had to “work” with.   This card came together very simply and easily.  While the polka dot DSP makes the card so cheerful,  the flower, stamped, punched and fussy cut from the Crazy…

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PPA #257 – A Cupcake for Your Birthday

The sketch for this week’s Pals Challenge was a lot of fun. Usually I think of card ideas at night while trying to get to sleep.  There were a few roaming around my head but I finally settled on this one primarily because it was the one I remembered the next day!     The card base is 5″ x 5″ which gave me enough space to center the doily and still have room for…

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PPA #256 – Butterfly Banner

The Pals challenge this week is a sketch challenge.  This was a great sketch to work with. This sketch just lended itself to so many variations, however, I used the sketch quite literally.  First I chose my card background and let that dictate the cardstock colors I would use.  For this card, the base is  5″ x 5″ black cardstock with the DSP pattern trimmed 1/4″ smaller all around.  This butterfly pattern is so sweet…

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