Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Many Thanks Hyacinth card




Winter seems to be dragging on forever so I thought it was time to brighten up my work table with a Spring flower.  I found reruns of Lou Grant on Hulu and I'm streaming away and crafting.  Now if I could get Murphy Brown streaming...I'd never leave this spot.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending Card

Green paper - Recollections Basic Collections cover stock

Blue paper - Recollections Soda Pop cover stock
Jane's Doodles - Spring Blessings stamp
Pretty Pink Posh - Hummingbird Thanks stamp
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Newton's Nook Designs - Frames & Flags die

Copic Markers - B0000, BV00, V25, YG06 and YG09



Sunday, February 18, 2018

I Go Nuts For You card



I love this squirrel set from Neat & Tangled.  I've made the larger stamp with the squirrels in the giant acorn but this time just wanted to do the smaller one this time.  


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card

Green paper - The Paper Studio - Textures stock

Brown paper - Recollections Earth card stock
Banner paper - 80# Bright White Fiber Via cover
Neat & Tangled - My Favorite Nut stamps
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink

Paper Smooches - Banner die
My Favorite Things - Stitched Mini Scallop Circle Stackables
Copic Markers - C0, C1, C2, E18, E31, E34, YG63 and YG91




Friday, February 16, 2018

Today Is Your Day card



I did a recent giveaway on Instagram of a duplicate stamp set I had accidentally bought.  I had been thinking that I needed to buy a stamp with a birch tree and found out I already owned one so I made up this card to send to the winner.  I really miss this stamp company - I bought so many stamps that I love from them.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card

Ranger Water Color paper
The Alley Way Stamps - Branching Out stamps 
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink

Ranger Peeled Paint and Broken China Distress Oxide Ink
Copic Markers - C0, C6, E08, E21, E34, E50, E51 and E93



Wednesday, February 14, 2018

St Patrick's Day Cat card



I'm done with the cold weather in February and am ready to look ahead to the warmer Spring months and holidays.  St. Patrick's is the next holiday and this is the only stamp I own to date to celebrate it with.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card

Gold paper - Recollections Essentials card stock

Green paper - Recollections Feathered Greens card stock
Newton's Nook Designs - Newton's Pot of Gold stamps
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
My Favorite Things - Stitched Mini Scallop Circle Stackables

Wink of Stella - GL Clear 999
Copic Markers - B0000, C4, C5, C6, E00, E50, G07, Y08, Y17, YG03, YG06 and YR23




Monday, February 12, 2018

Pansy card



Pansies are my favorite flower. I made this card into a birthday card for my boss.  I had to wait a little while for the stamp to be back in stock at Simon Says Stamp but it was worth the wait.



Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card

Pattern paper - Doodlebug Design Inc Boos & Brews card stock
Green paper - Recollections Soda Pop card stock
Clearly Besotted - Pretty Pansies stamp
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
My Favorite Things - Stitched Oval Stackables
Copic Markers - BV08, V01, V04, V17, V25, Y06, Y08, YG17 and YG61




Sunday, February 11, 2018

Cat Valentine's Day card



This is a card I put together this morning for my mom.  I colored the cat to match hers.  I dotted in an area that was a white spot by the candy box to match the background paper instead of trying to fussy cut such a small area.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card

Pink papers - Recollections Essentials cover stock

Inky Antics - Valentine Critters #2 stamps
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Newton's Nook Designs - Frames & Flags die
Copic Markers - E000, E11, E29, E33, E71, R20, R35, R37, RV21, RV23, RV29, RV55 and N5



Saturday, February 10, 2018

All Nive Lives With You card



Newton's Nook Designs has done it again...created such cute stamps that I couldn't resist them.  I love the entire set and can't wait to use them all.  Purr-fect for an anniversary, Valentine's day or just any day to brighten it.


Supplies ~

Card stock and envelope - 5.5 x 4.25 card size
White paper - X-Press It Blending card

Ranger Water Color paper


Picked Raspberry Distress Oxide ink

Newton's Nook Designs - Newton's Sweetheart stamps & die
Memento - Tuxedo Black ink
Silver Ranger Metallic marker
Copiec Markers - B00, B02, E43, E50, E53, RV21, RV23, W0, W1 and W2