Timeless Congratulations

Today’s card was a little bit outside of my comfort zone, but was inspired by the Can You Case It #119 Color Challenge….. I am always a little challenged when it comes to working with metallic colors.  I like cards that use them and have the sparkle and shine but am afraid of going overboard.  Well, I just took the plunge with this challenge and may have gone a little over in the sparkle and…

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Peach of Birthday Bloom

It’s a cold and dreary day here today but making this card really brightened it for me.  I am playing along with the Can You Case It #117 color challenge….. I love the combination of cream and black and peach is such a nice addition to this combo. I just can’t seem to get enough of this beautiful flower from the Birthday Blooms stamp set that is available in the Occasions catalog.  But the good…

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A Bold Thank You

Today I am playing along with Can You Case It #115 color challenge. These colors reminded me of back to school but that’s not where this card went!  I decided that since these were three very bold colors, a bold and striking card was called for. I really like the goemetric and modern feel of this card.  This is a style I find more difficult but I must say that this card came together surprising…

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Congrats to You – CYCI #114

Congrats to you for making it to mid-week!  Today I am playing along with the Can You Case It #114 sketch challenge…. As you can see, it is a positively lovely sketch.  I stayed very true to the entire sketch right down to the flower border. I am definitely a “neutrals” kind of girl. One look in my closet tells you that!  But I love pairing neutrals with soft colors as I did in this…

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