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
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
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
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
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
Hello and welcome back crafty friends! Today I am sharing the card I created for the Create A Smile Sketch Challenge! I started by ink blending some distress oxide inks over the Create A Smile (CAS) Bubble Circle stencil. I used Twisted Citron (with a little bit of Mowed Lawn), Tumbled Glass, and Broken China. … More Simple Copic Colored Scene – Create A Smile Sketch Challenge
Hello and welcome back crafty friends! Today I’m showcasing the new Kaleidoscope Stencils 360 from Penguin Palace. If you haven’t seen the Stencils 360 before, it’s a super cool circular stenciling tool that opens up a world of possibilities, there’s a great video all about it here. I started with a 6 x 6 inch … More Quick & Simple Cards – Penguin Palace Kaleidoscope Stencils 360
Hi everyone! Today I’m sharing some fun distress ink rainbow cards—with GLITTER! One way gives a more subtle shine, while the other is very glittery. 1) Glitter, glitter, glitter For the first three cards, I started by cutting down a sheet of Strathmore Bristol Smooth paper (I have an 11 x 17 pad) to make … More Glittery Rainbow Distress Ink Cards – Two Ways!