Gold is the NEW Black…

misteltoe & holly paper pumpkin stamps with metallic doily and winter wonderland dsp gift bag punch board

Or is Black the NEW Gold? All I have to say is that foil, shimmer and shine are SO IN right now and nothing makes me happier.  Creating holiday packaging is super simple with a little glimmer and shine.  I was getting some holiday things for the house yesterday and the lady in front of {Read More…}

Simple Shading Technique With Acorny Thank You

Acorny Thank You set paired with Acorn Builder Punch and a simple shading technique for this simple card!

It’s Tuesday, and that means a lot… it’s time for a new batch of WEEKLY DEAL products (which I can’t wait to see) and a Sketch Challenge at HSS!!  I am so excited because I actually had time to make a video for this project today.   I wanted to get my hands on that adorable {Read More…}

You Got That Dollie From What?

custom doilies in totally techniques class by hand stamped style feat watercolor words set

I am almost done prepping my projects for my October class line up, but today I have a little sneak peek.  Well, it’s more than a peek- it’s an entire project!  I created this project with 2 goals in mind… I wanted to combine my technique for my upcoming TOTALLY TECHNIQUE Class for Oct. AND {Read More…}

Chalk It Up To Love Alternative Project

Chalk it up to love Paper Pumpkin set from August 2015

It’s Tuesday, holiday weekend – over, kids- back in school, time to get DOWN TO BUSINESS!!  I have a super adorable project to share with you today.  I have been dying to finish the PAPER PUMPKIN PLAYBACK online class for Sept. and everyday I get a little more done, BUT life and holidays and kids {Read More…}

Watercolor Words, Just Because…

water color words stampin' up! simple card just for you

I’ve got something JUST FOR YOU said simply with my Watercolor Words stamp set from Stampin’ Up! today…  It’s Tuesday, and you know what that means??  It means that there are ALL NEW WEEKLY DEALS and a color challenge from Hand Stamped Sentiments- I know, I can hardly stand it myself. Check out the adorable {Read More…}

Create Beautiful Cards With Just A Few Products

Something to say simple card

Creating adorable cards doesn’t have to be difficult or require a ton of supplies, although it’s nice to crank one of those out now and then creating simply adorable cards is a treat as well.  I created today’s card for the Hand Stamped Sentiments Sketch Challenge. The sketch was a clean and simple design template, {Read More…}

Convention Swaps… CHECK!

watercoloring with over the rainbow tree builder punch

I have to say that the one attribute of mine that I do like the most is my drive… Once I have a plan in place I work like a beast until I accomplish it.  My swaps are no exception… I finally nailed down a design using my most favorite set, OVER THE RAINBOW and {Read More…}

Over The Rainbow Final Cut…

watercoloring with over the rainbow tree builder punch

Have I told you already that I LOVE this new set called OVER THE RAINBOW?!  I do, it’s so cool and I love the big font and I am dead set on using it for my convention swap… but I am having a heck of a time nailing down a layout, so I made a {Read More…}

Over the Rainbow Convention Swap Possibilities?

watercoloring with over the rainbow tree builder punch

I am so indecisive… well, not really. I keep falling in love with designs in my head that would take me way too long to complete for my Convention Swaps… but I think I may have some that fit the bill… I am so loving watercoloring right now and I keep coming back to it.  {Read More…}

Remarkable You Watercolor + Awesome Deals!


I have been playing around with some designs for swaps for convention, I am sharing one of them with you today.  I love the way this card came out, I am only worries that it would be too hard to make 50 of these… that might take me forever and since I am waiting until {Read More…}