Happy 29th Birthday…

I had alot of fun creating this birthday card! It features many layers and bright colors, which are two of my favorite elements. I started  with the number theme for the Number Challenge at Heart 2 Heart Challenges. I knew I wanted to make a “29th” card….just so I could ink my inside sentiment….which we …

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Pink Dandelion Wishes

I hope everyone is finding some crafting time this weekend!  Winter paid me another visit today, so after many inches of snow…I decided to just stamp home and ink up some stamps!  Dandelion Wishes was one of the first stamp sets that I was drawn to in the Close To My Heart catalog.  I love …

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The Paper Players #434

The pinks still win for my favorite color for the Budding Peony stamps!  I went with a lighter version for the Paper Players Sketch Challenge.  I added in a few extra leaves to ground my flower, though it is hard to see the dimension in the pic.  I really should take the time to get …

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Atlantic Hearts Sketch #309

I am playing along with the sketch challenge this week at Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge.  My go to stamp set is still the Budding Peony set.  I just love this gorgeous flower, especially in bold colors.  I inked my stamps in Intense Black Exclusive Inks by Close To My Heart and colored my image with …

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So Much Happy…

 Happy Monday everyone!  I am so excited….we actually have temps that are above freezing and the thaw has begun!  There is hope for Spring after all!  I was seriously beginning to wonder…though we are still getting snow, at least it is melting and not adding to the tons we already have! To celebrate, I decided …

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Video Boy Birthday Card

I have adored this stamp by Penny Black for years…which is about how long it took me to finally ink it up and color it! My son is quite the gamer and though his age has surpassed this gamer, I still found it fitting for his birthday card! I colored the image with Prismacolor pencils …

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