CAS Christmas Card

I am back again with another CAS card created with the Bright All Night Stamp set.  This stamp is about 2 3/4″ square.  It is part of the Quick Cards series by Close To My Heart.  And it does just as it’s name implies….lets you make cards quickly.  This is one of my favorite stamps …

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Sneak Peek of Bashful…

A mix of old and new…..Paper Bird & Bashful. It’s possible you might have missed the re-release of Paper Bird.    Paper Bird was brought back just for Stampaganza, the Buy 2, Get 1 Free Stamp Sale.  The sale ends on July 31….and Paper Bird will go back into retirement.  Bashful is the new color of …

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Exotic Flower Emboss Resist

I am back with another throwback stamp, Exotic Flower….brought back just for Stampaganza! Close To My Heart has brought back 27 retired stamp sets to be included in the Stampaganza, Buy 2, Get 1 Free Stamp Sale.  These sets are only available until July 31! The Exotic Flower set is perfect for backgrounds and can …

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Bright All Night…

Bright all Night is one of my favorite Christmas stamps and I was excited to see Close To My Heart bring it back for the July Stampaganza Special.  For the month of July, stamp sets are Buy 2, Get 1 Free.  You can easily mass produce Christmas cards in a variety of colors with this …

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Distress Oxide Background

I found a little crafting time to play with my new distress oxide inks.  I needed a masculine birthday card and felt leather and distress oxides fit the bill.  My card is based on the sketch challenge this week at Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge. I created my top panel by blending salty ocean and peacock …

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A Summer Hello…

This is the negative image from my card shown yesterday.  My card is inked with Poppy and Lemon inks for a bright summer feel.  You can easily recreate the image by using any dye inks that you have on hand.  Simply apply your dye ink direct to your stamping block, spritz with water and stamp …

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