Colored Backgrounds

Happy Friday! Today I’ve got a fun trio of cards showing different ways to achieve a black background on a scenic card. I saw THIS cool print awhile back, and knew I wanted to try recreating it with the Swans and Cattails stamp set. I had so much fun with

Use Your Paper Scraps!

Hey there! I’m popping in today with a new card using some stamps from the newest Essentials by Ellen release, using up lots of paper scraps! Ellen was kind enough to send me one of the new Leading Ladies stamps – Woodsy Lady – and boy, did I have some fun! I’m

Sea Themed Cards

Hello! Today I’m playing along in the Hero Arts June 2018 My Monthly Hero blog hop, with two cards using some beautiful images and dies from the main kit. CARD DEETS – Sea You Soon There are so many beautiful images in this kit that work perfectly with the absolutely

Unicorn Card: Using Up Scraps

Hello! Today I’m stopping in with a fun card that uses up a lot of old scraps. The background scrap is from THIS blog post, and the background is made just as in that post. It uses Fresh Peach, Ultra Pink, Grape Juice and Navy and the ever fabulous Star Confetti die.


Combed Watercolor

Hi there! Today I’m sharing a card set that was inspired by an awesome technique the fabulous Lisa Spangler showed awhile back. Lisa shows how to create a super cool background with watercolors – basically, you cover a piece of watercolor cardstock with water, and then add stripes of watercolor.