Making Mistakes Work

Happy Friday! Today I’ve got a “mistake” card for ya! I was making the card for THIS video when I had a little bit of an issue with the embossing powder not getting full coverage. So I scrapped the card for the time being and restarted the video, but then

ZIG Clean Color Real Brush Pens on Vellum

Hi there! I’ve got a good ol’-fashioned beautiful floral card for you today, using some ZIG Clean Color Real Brush pens on vellum. The starting point were the beautiful blooms themselves, Mondo Sakura by Essentials by Ellen, which I stamped with VersaMark and heat embossed in gold. Then I quickly colored

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

ZIG Clean Color Real Brush Pen on Different Cardstocks

Hey there! Today I’ve got two glittery cards that show a difference between coloring on white bristol cardstock and coated colored cardstock with ZIG Clean Color Real Brush pens. A few months ago, I was making a card for the summer Hero Arts catalog, using the new Mum Stem Stamp

Animals and Flowers with the Same Colors

Hello there! Today I’m participating in the Hero Arts 2018 Summer Catalog Release blog hop and sharing two cards – a floral card and a critter card – that both use the same colors. My cards today feature the new Peonies stamp set, as well as Alpaca Stamp & Cut, and