Thursday, December 29, 2016

Wonder Recipe #1

For Kitchen Table Stamper Craft Social on Facebook -
 I made Wonder Recipe #1 (so fun!) with the following Stampin Up Products -

6 x 6 DSP Warmth and Cheer
I was thinking Valentine's Day with the red and white colors.
Other products I used were:
Bermuda Bay and Cherry Cobbler card stock and ink
Whisper White
Stamp Sets: Love You Lots and sentiment from Butterfly Basics
Swirly Scribbles Thinlits Dies for the water
Bakers Box Framelits
Stitched Shape Framelits
Layering Circles Framelits
Real Red Stitched Edge Ribbons
Cookie Builder Punch for the tiny hearts
Pinecones and Presents Washi Tape

See More Information for the recipe click HERE

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Kitchen Table Stamper Sketch #2

The end of the year and I am feeling crafty.

This masculine birthday card I made for Kitchen Table Stampers Craft Social
Card Sketch #2 on Facebook.

It is an all Stampin Up product fun site with challenges, sketches and wonderful card samples and follow along how to videos by my friend, Marisa Alvarez.

I used the following products for this card -

Dapper Denim, Very Vanilla and Delightful Dijon card stock
Designer Paper Series Pack - Warmth and Cheer

2016-2018 In Color Enamels & Metallic Enamels

Layering Circles Framelits Dies

Stamp Sets: Birthday Banners and Cozy Critters

Hope you like it as much as I do.  Thanks for stopping by!

Friday, December 16, 2016

Butterfly Basics

Today I had a little time and decided to do a little twist on the sketch for
Kitchen Table Stamper Craft Social On Facebook.

I used Stampin Up's Butterfly Basics Stamps and Die

Stampin Up Ink - Soft Sky, Wild Wasabi and Crumb Cake
Sentiment Ink:  Versa Fine in Black

Looks springy on a very cold, very dreary day around here.
Hope you all have a fantastic weekend and

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to see my latest cards!

Sunday, December 11, 2016


BRRR, it's cold out!  Winter has definitely hit the midwest.

Today's card is made using Julie Nutting stamp.
I paper pieced her clothes including her head band and shoes.
So much fun!

Check out Cupcake Inspiration Challenges theme for this week below -
Gold, Poppy and Cream

Hop over there and see the whole Design Team's cards.

Our sponsor is - Craft Classes Online
Click to see what's new there.

Stay warm!

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Nerdy Monster

This is a card I made today with 2 Cute Ink's Nerdy Monster.
He makes a cute Valentine Card.

Sunday, December 4, 2016


Happy December!

This is the first weekend of the month and the real beginning of my
holiday shopping and card sending.
How about you?
It was also, my oldest son's birthday on the first.  He lives in Alaska and this moose is 
perfect for Alaska. 

At Cupcake Inspiration Challenges the theme is:  Snow Globes
See photo inspiration below.

Our Sponsor and these digital images - Snow Globe and Molly Moose are from 

Sunday, November 27, 2016


Welcome to another Sunday challenge over at Cupcake Inspiration.

This week we have a very pretty color combo theme:  Mint, Steel, Mousse

Our Sponsor is Kitty Bee Designs

This image is called Sewing Kit and you can get directly to it by clicking on the company name above.

I know it's been a busy Thanksgiving week, but I would love to see your projects
so head on over to the challenge blog and share with us!

I would appreciate it if you became a Follower of this blog and see all my upcoming projects.

Sunday, November 20, 2016


Thanksgiving week!  The weather has been unusually warm so it doesn't feel like it is holiday time.
It's been beautiful.

Well, this week at Cupcake Inspiration Challenges the theme is perfect for Thanksgiving week!

Theme: Thanks

Our sponsor is Lawn Fawn
Prize is a stamp set and 6x6 paper pad of your choice!

Get going and share your "Thanks" with us.

Monday, November 14, 2016

Hot Chocolate Owl

This little cutie is called Hot Chocolate Owl and is a new digital image from 2 Cute Ink.
Hope you enjoy it!

Happy Monday

Sunday, November 13, 2016


Hello there, I had a bit of a back problem last week so I missed the weekly challenge.
So far feeling better this week, so here is my card for 
Color Challenge  #384

Inspiration Photo Below

This week our Sponsor is Serendipity Stamps
They were so generous and sent us this Cupcake Die to work with.
Make sure you stop by the challenge blog and see all the wonderful
creations the Design Team came up with!

Have A Sweet Week!

Sunday, October 30, 2016


Happy Halloween Week!

Today begins a new challenge over at 

It is a Color Challenge.  Chartreuse, White and Grape.
Perfect to this week.

My image is Nerdy Ghost from 2 Cute Ink Digital Stamps

Thanks for stopping by and Happy Halloween!

Sunday, October 23, 2016


Happy Sunday!

This week at Cupcake Inspiration Challenges our theme is:
Get Well

They have such cute and humorous images!

This is an older digital image I have from them.
I hope I never have to use this card, but if necessary,
it will be in my card stash and will hopefully
bring a smile to someone.

Sunday, October 16, 2016


Happy Sunday to you all.  Thank you for stopping by.

This week I  used Stampin Up's set Bloom With Hope along with a few misc stamps I have.

I decided to make a One Sheet Wonder and cut it into cards.
In case you don't know what that is, you stamp a full sheet of card stock up and
cut it into pieces for your card.

I don't know how well you can see in the photo, but I love the soft pink background.

Pretty color combo for our challenge this week at 
See Photo Below

Our Sponsor this week is Waffle Flower Stamps.

Stop by and see what all our Design Team has come up with this week!

Sunday, October 9, 2016


I've been waiting for a while now to play with this adorable baby card stock my friend Margaret sent me, and this adorable stamp set from Darcies. The card stock has lots of glitter and fun colors.
I layered the lion so his mane and tail tip are darker.  It was easy with this cute stamp.

So with our new challenge at Cupcake Inspirations being OH BABY,
it was time to pull it out.

Our sponsor this week is: Sugar Pea Designs
Winner will receive a $20 Gift Certificate

Sunday, October 2, 2016


Not quite ready for snow yet, but these guys are pretty cute!

This week at Cupcake Inspirations Challenge our sponsor is:

Frantic Stamper - Die (Antique Snowmen)
They were so generous to give us product to use
for this challenge.    

They now have my card above on their website -
the direct link is - HERE

The winner this week will receive a generous $20 certificate to their store.

Color Challenge Photo Below

Sunday, September 25, 2016


It's Party Time! 

I made this card for my son's 21st Birthday. 
Image is from Kenny K.
I used Glossy Accent on the mug to make it shine.
Papers are from a pad Reflections, from Michaels Arts & Crafts

Our Sponsor this week is: Gerda Steiner Designs

Join us at Cupcake Inspirations and come party with us!

Sunday, September 11, 2016


Happy Sunday!

This week's card for Cupcake Inspiration Challenge, I cased from a card I saw on Pinterest.
I loved it and made my changes to make it my own.

Our Sponsor this week is: May Arts/The Ribbon Resource
I used the yellow ribbon from them as one of my stripes.

I really like how this butterfly card turned out.

Pattern paper from A-muse Studios

Inspirational photo below.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016


Fall is coming!  My absolutely favorite time of year!
I love the colors and the cooling off of the weather.

Here is a little early Halloween card I want to share.

This fun ghost image is called Nerdy Ghost 
and is part of 2 Cute Ink's Stamp Club.

Sunday, September 4, 2016


This week we have Little Miss Muffet as our Sponsor

This sweet image is called Puddle Jack.

Our inspirational photo for this weeks challenge is below.
A fun color combination.
Mint, Poppy and Kraft.

See you there!

Sunday, August 28, 2016


Oh boy, this is a good challenge!  

Cupcake Inspirations Design Team had to come up with a project 
with A SWEET INSIDE.  While using an image from our Sponsor.
See inspirational photo below

Our Sponsor this week is The Greeting Farm
They are generously offering a $25 Gift Certificate to this week's winner.

Check out the entire Design Team's Blogs.
See side bar for all their links!

For my "Sweet Inside" I used SU Butterfly Basics die.
It pops up and folds down when my card is closed.

I simple made a card stock layer inside and folded the center top
into a "V" as you can see in the photo.  Then glued the butterly
on the bottom right wing only.

Can't wait to see what you all create!  Join us!

Sunday, August 21, 2016


Wow, August is flying by.  Today I am sharing my card I made for Cupcake Inspiration's new challenge for the week.  

Inspiration Color Challenge Photo Below.

Our sponsor is Polkadoodles.   They have super adorable images.  This cutie is Winnie Just For You.
This is a direct link to her -

Stop by and check Polkadoodles out!  

Ribbon is from May Arts
Card Stock/Ink is SU Wisteria Wonder

And I hope to see your cards at Cupcake Inspiration Challenges!

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Sunday, August 7, 2016



Our Sponsor this week is:

Image: She Who Paints The Forest

Prize: Two Digital Images

Color Inspiration Photo Below
Thank you for stopping by my blog.

Sunday, July 31, 2016


MyGrafico Digital Arts &Crafts - is our sponsor this week

LOVE their digital art!

Lucky winner gets to choose a digital set!

Theme this week is: The Great Ourdoors

Sunday, July 24, 2016


Our Sponsor This Week Is....

Prize is a  $12 Gift Certificate to their shop

Color Theme this week - 

Hope you share your projects with us!

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Artist Fae Doodlebug

This cutie is called Artist Fae Doodlebug Digital from

Love her!!!

This card is being entered in the following challenges:

Inspiration Destination Challenges #95 Anything Goes

Simon Says Stamps - Wednesday Challenge - Things With Wings

KraftinKimmieStamps - Wonderful Wednesday Challenge - Anything Goes

Lemon Shortbread Challenge Blog - #20 Anything Goes

Sweet Stamps Challenge - Anything Goes July

Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes Challenge

Love To Scrap Challenge Blog - #82 Anything Goes 

Sunday, July 17, 2016


Happy Sunday!  Summer is flying by!

I had so much fun coloring this My Grafico digital bird and leaves 

for our Tropical theme this week at Cupcake Inspiration Challenges.
Sponsor this week is: Your Next Stamp

Hope you join in this fun challenge!

Sunday, July 10, 2016


This week I chose to use the digital stamp - Beachy Bella from 2 Cute Ink Digital Stamp

for the new challenge color theme this week at Cupcake Inspirations.
Fun summer colors!