Fringe Birthday Card

Hello, Once you have the fringe layers cut out, this is a simple card to assemble.  To make it an all occasion card, just change the sentiment at the top. CHALLENGES ENTERED Word Art Wednesday Anything Goes - Weeks #372- #373

Distressed Florals

Hey stampers! Simon Says Stamp's Monday Challenge this week is called Grunge It Up.  So that's what I did.  I had a couple of deluxe bath soap wrappers that had pretty soft-looking flower pictures on them, so I went to work.  I added some packaged small die cuts that could be used with the soap … Continue reading Distressed Florals

Miss You

Hello, My elderly parents live 500 miles away.  I wanted to make them a card to let them know I always think of them and pray for them, even though they already know it.  I've been looking for a chance to use my new ornate background stamp.  Opportunity has arisen! When taking card photos, light … Continue reading Miss You


  Hello, I'm back with another card with stars.  My intention for this card was for Christmas, but after completing it, I think it could be used for a birthday or congratulations as well.  Again, no time for detailed instructions, but I will give you a list of materials used.  Since so much went into … Continue reading Twinkle


 Hey Stampers,  This week Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge is Nautical, so I went with white embossed watercolor paper and an anchor stamp.  Gelatos were just the ticket to blend colors on this special watercolor paper.  Let's get started! 110# Neenah Crest Solar White Cardstock American Crafts Bible Journaling, Be Still  MISTI Stamping Tool or … Continue reading Anchored


Hi all, I actually made this card before I made the previous card posted.  I was trying to improve on this card when I made the other one.  I don't know that I did.  Anyway, on this one I smooshed the ink onto the front panel using a small acrylic sheet.  After applying some ink … Continue reading Sparkle