Tuesday, July 17, 2018

OCC Watercolor class day one

Taking an online watercolor class.  This is a graphite created number with the rest being free handed.  A little bit of a challenge, but a fun class.   The numbers are added on watercolor with pencil.

Saturday, July 7, 2018

Spellbinder die and Silhouette for this card

Every once in awhile you need that special card.  This was created with a Spellbinders die, a Silhouette cut, paper and flowers.  A rather simple card to create.  Hope you enjoy.

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Christmas in June

This card was made with the Deep Rubber poinsettia stamp and gold embossing powder.  It was stamped on white, mounted on a gold.  A quick and simple card to make.  Hope you enjoy!

Monday, May 21, 2018

Spellbinder Anniversary

This card was made using a gray for the die and a peach for the background.  The die is a new Spellbinder Card Creator A2 Corner Cotillion Etched Dies Romancing the Swirl Becca Feeken.  The Happy is a die and the Anniversary is stamped.  Both of these are from the Spellbinder set "Oh Happy Day".   The dots are NUVO white.  The leaves were colored with Distress Ink bundled sage and the flowers were cut from the background paper.   Hope you Enjoy!

Saturday, May 12, 2018

AI Water color Pots

This card is made using Art Impressions water color stamps and TomBow markers.  Hope you enjoy

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Tim Holtz blueprint stamp

This card was created using one of the new Tim Holtz blueprint stamps.  It was stamped, colored with copic markers and hand cut.  When it was cut the blueprint lines were removed.  The embossed background paper was distressed, some twine and a simple sentiment added to finish off this card.  Hope you enjoy!

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Darkroom Door

This farm truck is a stamp from Darkroom Door.  It was stamped on yupo paper that had been inked with distress oxide inks.  (Broken China, Worn Lipstick and Antique linen).  The paper was spritzed with water and dabbed off using a terry cloth.  The truck was stamped using archival ink, trimmed and matted on a blue paper.  The card base was embossed with a Taylored Expressions embossing folder.  Hope you enjoy!

Monday, April 16, 2018

Wildflower Garden

I can not take full credit for this card.  I found several that have a similar look.  This was stamped with Altenew "Wildflower Garden".  I used a variety of Altenew inks to achieve the look.  Hope you enjoy.

Sunday, March 25, 2018


This card was CASED with some minor changes.  The stamps used were Stampendous "Cling Fresh Peony" and Pink & Main " Happy for you".  The peach color was stamped and masked to allow the other two flowers  and leaves to be stamped.  The sentiment was stamped in black and clear embossed.  The images were colored with Copic markers and NUVO drops finished the card.  Hope you enjoy.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Fan Fold Card

This is what I call a Fan Fold Card.  It is made from a 5 1/2 by 9 3/4 piece of paper.  To make the fan score at 1 1/2, 3 1/2 and 5 1/2 and accordion fold.  Add your favorite papers and embellishment.  I glued a ribbon under the blue flap that wrapped around the card and tied.  Hope you enjoy.