Blog Hop · Card making

Club Scrap’s December 2014 Reunion Blog Hop!

Welcome! Today’s hop showcases Club Scrap’s December 2014 Reunion kit. I am loving the tree stamp images in this collection. After I saw the collection spoiler, I had to order all of the stamps! Luckily I am a Club Scrap Lite member and the tree stencil was included in the lite kit this month;). Of course… Continue reading Club Scrap’s December 2014 Reunion Blog Hop!

Blog Hop · Card making · Digital Layouts · Hybrid Cards

Lakes Blog Hop!

Welcome to my stop on the Club Scrap Lakes Blog Hop! I was inspired by two artists this month, +Kay Williamson and +Jennifer McGuire. After I saw Kay’s card and Jennifer’s video, I had my “Aha!” moment… Kay’s dangling fish embellishment on her card from the Club Scrap Blog post  The Basic Art of Coloring Jennifer’s video… Continue reading Lakes Blog Hop!

Card making · Graduation ·

Graduation 2014!

Big excitement for the class of 2014, GRADUATION! We received five graduation announcements this year. I made these cards with the Cricut Wild Card cartridge and used card stock to coordinate with school colors. The “For the Graduate” envelopes fit inside a #10 sized envelope, perfect for mailing. Everybody loves getting mail, especially if it… Continue reading Graduation 2014!

Card making · Club Scrap NBUS Monthly Challenge

Happy Tassle Day!

I have been watching craft videos on youtube to spark my crafting slump.  I found some fun watercolor technique vidoes by +Jennifer McGuire. This one got my attention. Simple and I had all the tools… I used the 2008 Graduation stamp set from Club Scrap to create the background.Distress inks, watercolor brush, paper distressing tool, … Continue reading Happy Tassle Day!

ALBC Challenges · Card making

Keep Calm and Happy Birthday!

  My oldest niece will turn 12 on Monday, sniff…. I made her a card with a gift card holder attached. She wanted a Victoria’s Secret gift card, sigh. I haven’t used my Cricut in a while and just refurbished my cutting mats, so I was ready for action!  My go to cartridge for birthday… Continue reading Keep Calm and Happy Birthday!

ALBC Challenges · Card making

ALBC Week 7-The Sparkle Continues!

I had a rough week and treated myself to a trip to Hobby Lobby after work Friday. I walked around for an hour looking. Did I need anything? No. But this stamp just called out to me on the clearance rack… I had a leftover frame from my Nestabilities and saved it thinking I would… Continue reading ALBC Week 7-The Sparkle Continues!

ALBC Challenges · Card making


  Week 7 of the ALBC Challenge is to add sparkle to your projects. I used scraps again. I have rediscovered my Cuttlebug and cut the front panel with Nestabilities and embossed the card base with the sheet music Cuttlebug embossing folder. The stamp images are from the Club Scrap All that Jazz kit from… Continue reading Sparkle