The Smallest Things

Happy “unofficial” start of summer!  I say it’s official as I’m tired of the damp, dreary spring we had.  I hope you have some fun plans for Memorial Day.  I will be spending some time in the garden.  I’m a little behind on the vegetable planting so I must get them in the ground this weekend then I will work on the flower pots. Speaking of flowers, that is the theme of one of the…

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Summery Sugarplum Wreath

I’m back today and playing along with Can You Case It #121 color challenge and the Paper Players #296 sketch challenge.     The CYCI challenge colors are so pretty and summery that I immediately thought of flowers.  Who am I kidding, I usually think of flowers for most of my cards.  I will have to try to go in some other directions in the future.  Then when I saw the PP sketch, I thought…

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Ducks in a Row

Happy Saturday…hope you have some fun plans for the weekend.  We have a First Communion to go to today, so I will get to see some family that we don’t often see, which will be great! My great niece is expecting a baby any day now and the Stamp, Ink, Paper Challenge this week is for a baby card…PERFECT! Once I decided on a stamp set this card really came together in a flash. The…

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Bloomin’ Birthday Bunch

I’m back today with a challenge card.  Today’s project is for the Pals Paper Arts color challenge….. This is such a soft and pretty color palette….. I started with a card base of Whisper White Thick cardstock then matted it with Pool Party cardstock layered with another piece of Whisper White Thick cardstock that was embossed using the Woodgrain embossing folder.  The stamp set I used is the Grateful Bunch set from the Occasions catalog.…

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