Sunday, August 25, 2013

Sketch Recipe Used

Color Combination Used
Card Creation:


Stamp Set:  Bigger Blooms and Mixed Messages (Text)
Cardstock:  Canyon Clay, White, and Road Trip Designer Paper
Ink:  Limeade Ice, Simply Chartreuse, Summer Sunrise, Canyon Clay and Dark Chocolate
Accessories:  Bigger Booms Dies and Dimensionals

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Scentimental Card Challenge

Stamp Sets:  Scent-imentals (Text) Holiday Button Bits
Card stock:  Ivory and Argyle Socks Designer Paper
Ink:  Versa Mark and Dark Chocolate
Accessories:  Ginger Spice mixed with clear embossing powder, brown buttons, Alpine Brown Ribbon, Brown/White Twine, Dimensionals and Score Tape

Shrink Film Challenge

These are going to be small ornaments on my granddaughter's Christmas tree or as package tags


Accessories:  Poinsetta Die, Shrink Film Clear, Hole Punch, Pink Sorbet/White Twine, Embossing Gun

Rolled Dough Challenge


Stamp Set:  Vintage Christmas and Vintage Ornament Additions
Accessories:  Vintage Christmas Die, Delight Clay, Prisma Gitter

Tea Staining Challenge


Stamp Set:  Reasons to Smile (Text)
Cardstock:  Ivory, Melon Berry and Melon Berry Designer Paper
Ink:  Berry Sorbet
Accessories:  Tea Stained Muslin, Beautiful Blooms #2 Dies, Ruby Rose Dies, Tea Stained Lace and Resin Blossom (Resin Flower Orchid - PTI Boutique)

Stamp Affaire - Sprinkle of Salt Challenge


Stamp Sets:  Happy Hydrangea (Text) and Meadow Greens
Cardstock:  Winter Wisteria and White
Ink:  Lavendar Moon, Winter Wisteria, Simply Chartreuse and Smokey Shadow
Accessories:  Elmers Glue, Sea Salt and Watercolor Wonder Crayons

Gallon, Quart, Pint Challenge


Stamp Sets:  Mighty Oak and Honey Bees
Cardstock:  Blueberry Sky and White
Ink:  Dark Chocolate and Spring Moss
Accessories:  Dimensionals

Alcohol Spray - Made From Ink Refill


Stamp Sets:  Mum's The Word
Cardstock:  White, Lemon Tart, Simply Chartreuse
Ink:  Lemon Tart, Orange Zest, Simply Chartreuse and Smokey Shadow
Accessories:  Pure Poppy Ink Refill, Alcohol, Burlap Embossing Plate, Mum's The Word Dies, Dimensionals


Stamp Sets:  Delightful Dahlia Additions
Cardstock:  Ocean Tide, Hibiscus  Burst, White
Ink:  Smokey Shadow, Simply Chartreuse, Spring Moss, Pure Poppy, Hibiscus Burst
Accessories:  Delightful Dahlia Dies, Dew Drops (Goldenberry) and Dimensionals

Inspiration and Color Recipe:

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Inspired by Stephanie Wincott using Quatrefoil Die Cover Plate

Stamp Set:  Delightful Dahlia Additions (PTI)
Ink:  Smokey Shadow, Aqua Mist, Hawaiin Shores, Simply Chartreuse
Cardstock:  Hawaiin Shores, and White
Accessories:  Quatrefoil Cover Plate, Turqouise Brad, Delightful Dahlia Dies, Dimensionals

Monday, August 5, 2013


I do not like the memories because the tears come easily,
and once again I break my promise to myself for this day.
It is a constant battle.
A war between remembering and forgetting.