Valentine Dark Wheel of Love

Some days, while I am creating at my craft table, the pieces come together very quickly and easily. That’s both good and bad. Good, because it’s a fun, satisfying experience and at the end of it, I have a finished project that I really love. Bad, because I totally forgot to take any progress photos…

Eye Like You Happy Birthday Card

I made this card back in October for my good friend Perry. Supplies for the card: Blank Heart card with matching envelope Small Heart Stamp (mine from All Night Media) Eyes from Casey’s Stamps Mailman from Casey’s Stamps “O” moon face from Casey’s Stamps Jillibean Soup stamp set Monster Inky Antics set Dandelion Birthday. Tim…

Quicky Share: Soar

Soar and Bathing Lady Stamps by Lost Coast Design Butterfly stamp by Good Stamp, Stamp Good Technique: Masking and coloring with Tombo Markers Was made for Lost Coast’s Anything Goes challenge.

Advent Day 24: Moon girl Wreath

I’ve been playing a lot with coloring with distress oxides directly on to the inside of an embossing folder before pressing paper into it. This card has a tea dyed area on white card stock then embossed. Mowed Lawn distress inks was brushed inside the folder. The figure is from Characterconstructions.com and I stamped on…

Advent Day 23: Poinsettia Embossed Card

This double-sided Card has embossed details that have been ink inlaid on the front is an embossed wreath with oxide colors. A poinsettia is punched and glued thru the center.

Advent Day 22: Santa Gift Bag

Yes, I’m changing things up and doing another how-to for something that isn’t a tag or card…but could be used the same way. Project ideas that can be customized to whatever the occasion and need are super helpful for my busy lifestyle.  More general projects, full of techniques and easy to adjust to various special…

Advent Day 21: Holiday Fairy Card

I’m changing my advent posts up a bit with this post.  I have a how-to card using Black Page Muse stamps.  My challenge this time around was to use non-holiday images to create a Christmas card. As a fantasy fan, using a winged fae was a natural to use because Christmas has its own magic.  Blank…

Advent Day 20: A Santa Fly By

Supplies Needed: Standard White Card Stock, cut to postcard size Corner Punch Rounder Black card stock scrap to die cut out the Santa and his sleigh Distress Oxides in various shades of blue and green for the background of card Tim Holtz Villiage Christmastime Die set Tim Holtz Idea-Ology 2018 Christmas Ephemera Pack & Christmas…

Advent Day 19: Snowflake Bursts Tag

I really love how this came out using standard blue card stock base (and for the rosettes as well). Supplies used: Sizzix Tim Holtz Thinlits Die Mini Christmas Things Christmas Ornament Tim Holtz/Sizzix Snowflake texture Fades embossing folder Mustard Seed Distress Oxide (just the raised areas). Tim Holtz Snowflake Rosette Die I used some generic…