Friday, July 24, 2015


Its challenge time again at The Stamping Boutique!  Come join us for our Stars and Stripes Challenge!



This is also great opportunity to check out the Patriotic and Summer images that are currently 40% off in The Stamping Boutique store!!!

Colored with Copics,  and I used Tim Holtz Rock Candy Glitter over imahe to add sparkle and shine
 Embossing folder is stars from Sampin Up along with Star Border Punch and burlap ribbon

Challenges:
Simon Says: Sparkle and Shine
Sister Act : Anything Goes
Brown Sugar: Anything Goes
Crafty Ribbon: Anything Goes
Tip Top Tuesday: Bingo,  kraft, emboss, sparkle

Friday, July 10, 2015

Come join us at The Stamping Boutique!!!!

Red, white and Bue Challenge,  plus 


This is a great opportunity to check out the Patriotic and Summer images that are currently 40% off in The Stamping Boutique store!!!

Love this Eagle.  Colored with Copics,  all paper, dots embossing folder heart and stars dies and punches are from Stampin Up

Challenges:
Sister Act: Anything goes
Little miss Muffet: Red, white blue
Paper Pals Arts: Color CHallenge

Saturday, July 4, 2015



I made myself a promise that I would use my new "Stuff" that has been sitting in a box,  forever.  

I LOVE ths stamp set from Art Impressions, Yoga Yolanda Set.  Its so me....  I LOVE CHOCOLATE!

I colored this with watercolor pencils,  DP is from Stampin Up,  some ribbon and sequins,  Very CAS
and good to go.

Challenges:
Simon Says Stamp:  Dots
Catch the Bug: Anything Goes
Less is More: red, white, blue
Sister Act: Anything Goes
House the Stamps Built: red, white, blue  (http://www.thehousethatstampsbuilt.com)  Repeat Impressions W1W
Crafty Ribbon: Anything Goes
Morgans Art World: Red White, Blue

Tuesday, June 9, 2015


I have been a follower of JKcards for over a year.  Every evenng I cant wait to get my Justin fix,  he is so talented, and I LOVE that he blends Stampin Up with a multitude of other products.  My style!

Love Poppies,  used a part of SU stamp,  colored with Copics  and used my MINC machine for gold butterflies.  My two DP are from Bella Rouge.

Justin has started a challenge blog, http://stampinkpaper.com/2015/06/sip-challenge-1-getting-to-know-you/  thought I would play

Friday, June 5, 2015


A dear friend of mine just had surgery and now she has some complications.  I hope this card cheers her up.

Stamp is from Artistic Impressions,  colored with Copics.  Hearts are punched from Stampin Up Heart Border Punch.

Challenges:
Sister Act: Anything Goes
Loves Rubber Stamps: Anything Goes
Brown Sugar: Anything Goes
Papertake Weekly: Anything Goes

Saturday, May 16, 2015


Happy Birthday to me!

LOL  I finally got my Minc machne and LOVE IT!!!  OMG I wish I could foil the world.I bought a mini Minc, 6 inches because I couldnt afford the biggie one, but I also got a great deal and tons of extra goodies.
Hard to tell from the photo but this was done in rose/gold foil,  just gorgeous.

Challenges:
Sister Act:  anything goes
Simon Says: color inspiration
Pinspiration: Photo inspiration


Wednesday, April 29, 2015



Card I made for my son to wish him good luck prior to his participation in The Collegate Triathlon Nationals.  I love the metal bike embellishment!

Chalenges:  
Simon Says:  anything goes
Sister Act: anything goes