A Pretty Happy Hello

Since it still is summer, despite all the fabulous Fall and Winter products in the new Holiday Catalog, I decided to make a summery card.  I think I want summer to hang on a little longer. So here is my Happy Hello to you. This sentiment from the Tin of Cards stamp set is perfect for so many occasions.  The font is super fun too!            As I was listing the…

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PPA #262 – Birthday Bloom

I’m back with another Pals Color Challenge.  These colors offer such a soft and pretty presentation. I wasn’t sure how I was going to use the Tip Top Taupe with the other two colors but since it is more of a neutral it was just worked using it as the card base. The DSP background paper is from the Pretty Petals stack and always seems to provide the right print of so many of my…

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A Beautiful Bunch of Butterflies

Hello…..this weeks Pals Challenge is a fun sketch that really is wide open to interpretation.  Here is the sketch…… Just a warning that this card used a LOT of different products from stamp sets to inks.  That is what made it so much fun.  I was able to pull a lot of different elements from a variety of stamp sets to complete a pretty cohesive project…one of the MANY reasons Stampin’ Up! rocks! This is a…

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PPA Challenge #260 – Butterfly Wishes

I am playing along, once again, with the Pals.  This week’s challenge is a sketch challenge.   I reversed the sketch, probably because I am right handed and it felt “right”!  The card is Basic Black with a Very Vanilla mat topped with a beautiful design from the Timeless Elegance DSP collection.   The butterfly is cut using both butterfly dies that Stampin’ Up has available now.  The bottom layer is from the Bold Butterfly…

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