Thanks for Being You

Happy Friday…hope you are looking forward to a fun weekend.  We are supposed to get a little snow here in PA tomorrow…Happy Spring! I am always happy when I can combine challenges and today I am playing along with the Global Design Project #030 sketch challenge and the Stamp, Ink, Paper #42 color challenge.   Both the sketch and the color combination lends itself to so many possibilities.  The colors are so soothing and quite…

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Bold & Beautiful Bloom

My card share today is inspired by the Paper Players #286 Color Challenge and the Global Design Project’s Theme Challenge…     The color combination is wonderfully bold so I set out to make a card that would do justice to these colors. Right now I am still a little obsessed with the large flower from the Birthday Blooms stamp set in the Occasions Catalog.  I just see so many reasons to stamp this flower!…

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Hello (honey) Hexagons

Hello…I hope your week is starting out on a happy note and I hope my card will make it a little happier. I was determined to use the Six-Sided Sampler stamp set as I have had it for so long and it has never touched an ink pad.  The sketch needed a focal point so I clustered the hexagons into a wheel shape. Here is a close up of the hexagon layering. After I stamped each hexagon…

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Holiday Amaryllis

I hope you had a wonderful holiday and are still enjoying it.  There is so much preparation that goes into it, it is a shame it goes so quickly.  However, I must admit that I will be dismantling everything this week so I can start the New Year fresh and clutter-free.  I have been absent from the blog and from stamping in general for a lot of the month…and here is my excuse.    My…

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