Coffee and the ColourQ

Recently I’ve been cruising through a variety of challenge blogs.  I’m not consistently participating in any particular challenge, but it seems that a good one really gets the creative process going.  What makes a good challenge?  Well, my simple definition is that when I look at it I’m inspired!  Ha! Here’s my version of this … More Coffee and the ColourQ

Three by three

Love making gift cards – 3 x 3 is fun size! I can’t take the credit for this – Peggy designed it for our Maui Stampers gathering last week, and I cockaroached it for my Hostess Club this week.   (Cockaroach is a local expression and in stamping terms it would translate to CASE.  And yes, … More Three by three

Froggy thoughts

Trends are fun to watch and follow, but I have to confess I am not much a trend-setter.  I’m not exactly late to the party, but I’m not at the head of the parade, either.  I’ve played with flags and pennants a little, but it wasn’t until today’s card that I felt I came up … More Froggy thoughts

Making it simple

I’ve been playing around with my new Simply Scored tool and I’m very pleased with it: Simply Soft (Hostess) and Fabulous Phrases stamp sets Naturals Ivory, Cajun Craze, More Mustard and Old Olive card stock Cajun Craze, More Mustard and Old Olive Classic ink pads More Mustard 1/2 inch scallop dots ribbon Simply Scored These … More Making it simple

It’s Raining Flowers

What a perfect name for a stamp set! Raining Flowers and Fabulous Phrases stamp sets Whisper White, Melon Mambo and Early Espresso card stock Pocketful of Posies Designer Series Paper Baha Breeze, Melon Mambo and Early Espresso Classic ink pads Medium Jewelry Tag punch Big Shot; Two Tags Bigz and Fun Flowers Bigz L dies … More It’s Raining Flowers

Sunny, happy yellow

All this yellow is guaranteed to bring a smile: 5th Avenue Floral and Fabulous Phrases stamp sets Whisper White, Wild Wasabi and Daffodil Delight card stock Ice Cream Parlor (SAB) Designer Series Paper Early Espresso Classic ink pad; Versamark ink pad Daffodil Delight and Peach Parfait Classic ink refills Early Espresso Stampin’ Write marker Wild … More Sunny, happy yellow