2-for-1 Mini Slimlines – Penguin Palace Challenge 3

Hello and welcome back crafty friends! Today, I’m hosting the third Penguin Palace Challenge over at the Penguin Palace Challenge Blog! I love this summery colour palette and knew I wanted to do some stenciling. Plus, I LOVE techniques that result in two (or more) cards. I started with a 7″ square of white cardstock and placed it at … More 2-for-1 Mini Slimlines – Penguin Palace Challenge 3

Slimline Scene Card – Penguin Palace

Hello and welcome back crafty friends! Today, I’m up on the Penguin Palace Blog for a design team post, and I thought I’d do a birthday card since birthday is this month’s Penguin Palace Challenge theme! My style has definitely been gravitating toward clean and simple lately, but I also LOVE elaborate and interactive cards, so I thought … More Slimline Scene Card – Penguin Palace

Soft Stenciled Card – Create A Smile Moodboard Challenge

Hello and welcome back crafty friends! Today I am sharing the card I created for the newest Create A Smile Challenge! I started with a 4.25 x 5.5″ card panel and ink blended over the Create A Smile (CAS) Spring Garden stencil using distress oxide inks in Mowed Lawn, Shabby Shutters, and Abandoned Coral. I … More Soft Stenciled Card – Create A Smile Moodboard Challenge

Sassy & Crafty x Karen Burniston (KB Riley) Collaboration Blog Hop

Welcome to the Karen Burniston (KB Riley) & Sassy and Crafty Blog Hop! Our Design Team members are excited to share their inspiring creations using some of the fabulous products from both these companies. To celebrate our blog hop we have four great prizes to give away. You will have the chance to win one … More Sassy & Crafty x Karen Burniston (KB Riley) Collaboration Blog Hop

Little Copic Scenes – Create A Smile Sketch Challenge

Hello and welcome back crafty friends! Today I am sharing the card I created for the newest Create A Smile Challenge! I started by stamping the bee and the lady bug and bee images from the Create A Smile (CAS) Best Bugs stamp set onto two rectangular pieces of 110 lb. cardstock using Gina K Designs Obsidian … More Little Copic Scenes – Create A Smile Sketch Challenge

Hawaiian Beach Scene Card – Penguin Palace Challenge 1

Hello and welcome back crafty friends! Today, I’m sharing the second card I made for the first ever Penguin Palace Challenge over at the Penguin Palace Challenge Blog! I started by cutting a rectangle using one of the dies from the Cinematic Shadow Box Stand Alone Die, and ink blendeding a background using distress oxide … More Hawaiian Beach Scene Card – Penguin Palace Challenge 1

Stenciled Mini Slimline Card – Penguin Palace Challenge 1

Hello and welcome back crafty friends! Today, I’m hosting the first ever Penguin Palace Challenge over at the Penguin Palace Challenge Blog! I created two cards for the challenge; today I’m sharing the first, but I’ll have a write up for the second one tomorrow. For today’s card, I used the new Spring Blooms Stencils … More Stenciled Mini Slimline Card – Penguin Palace Challenge 1

Rainbow Glitter Stenciling – Create A Smile Moodboard Challenge

Hello and welcome back crafty friends! Today I am sharing the card I created for the newest Create A Smile Challenge which has a fun rainbow moodboard! I started by stamping the feather quill from the Create A Smile (CAS) Quill & Ink stamp set onto a 4.25″ x 5.5″ 110 lb. card panel using … More Rainbow Glitter Stenciling – Create A Smile Moodboard Challenge

Birthday Cake Card (+Video) – Concord & 9th Bits and Pieces

Hello and welcome crafty friends! I hope you’re all doing well. Today, I have a very out-of-my-comfort zone square birthday card! You can find the full tutorial video on my Youtube channel! I’ve been trying to work my way through my stash (you know, all the stamps I’ve bought over the past couple years and … More Birthday Cake Card (+Video) – Concord & 9th Bits and Pieces