Friday, April 29, 2016

Black & White With a Pop of Color

Hello!

One of my favorite colors to use with black & white is pink,
because it reminds me of my Sweet Mom.



I'm playing along with the following:





Supplies
Stamps:  (Paper Smooches)-Botanicals 3, Delightful Greetings
Dies:  (Paper Smooches)-Botanicals 3 Icons, Gift Tags 2
Ink:  VersaFine-Onyx Black
Other:  Clear-Embossing Powder, Button, Foam Adhesive

Thanks for your visit.
HUG your loved ones.

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Inked Stripes

Hello!

"HUGS" is one of my favorite sentiments to use on cards.


I used distress inks to create the stripes.
The sentiment is stacked 4-high & clear-embossed.

I'm playing along with the following:


Supplies
Dies:  (SSS)-Painted Hugs, Single Roses, Stitched Rectangles
Inks:  Crushed Olive, Tumbled Glass, Broken China
Other:  Clear-Embossing Powder, Wink of Stella, Sequins

Thanks for your visit.
HUG your loved ones.

Monday, April 25, 2016

Papertrey April Blog Hop Challenge

Hello!

I'm playing along with the Papertrey April Blog Hop Challenge.


This is the photo we were given to use as our inspiration.
I was inspired by the colors.


Supplies
Stamps:  (PTI)-Irresistibly Ikat, Bitty Bouquets
Dies:  (SSS & LI)-Stitched Rectangles
Ink:  Marvy Matchables, VersaFine-Onyx Black
Other:  Clear-Embossing Powder, Hemp Cord

Thanks for your visit.
Have a lovely day.

Faux Brush Lettering

Hello!


I am playing along with Amy's, PTI-Make It Monday #246: Faux Brush Lettering.

Supplies
Stamps:  (PTI)-Noted, Little Bitty Bird
Inks:  (PTI)-Aqua Mist, Hawaiian Shores; VersaFine-Onyx Black
Dies:  (SSS)-Stitched Rectangles; (LI)-Stitched Rectangles
Other:  Clear-Embossing Powder, Copic Markers, Sequins, Seam Binding, Foam Adhesive

Thanks for your visit.
Have a lovely day.

Monday, April 18, 2016

Hello Flowers

WOW, we have been having LOTS and LOTS of rain.
I love it!

I'm playing along with the PTI-Create Along With Us - April 2016.


I was inspired by the pretty blue and green colors
the PTI - Design Team used during the April release.
These lovely cards by Dawn and Kay were my main inspiration.





I am also playing along with the SSS-Monday Challenge-April Showers Bring May Flowers.

Supplies
Stamps:  (PTI)-Bloomin' Cute, Background Basics: Random Stripe, Heart-2-Heart #4
Dies:  (PTI)-Bloomin' Cute, Stitched Rectangles, Frosted Borders
Inks:  (PTI)-Hawaiian Shores, Green Parakeet, Smokey Shadow; VersaMark
Other:  Clear Embossing Powder, Enamel Dots, Wink of Stella, Foam Adhesive

Thanks for your visit.
Have a lovely day.

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Hello Spring

I always enjoy seeing all the lovely wildflowers that pop up, during this time of the year.
There is such a lovely display of beautiful colors.


I'm playing along with the following:

Supplies
Stamps:  (SSS)-Many Thanks
Dies:  (SSS)-Painted Hello, Stitched Rectangles
Inks:  Various PTI Inks; Onyx Black 
Other:  Wink of Stella, Sequins

Have a lovely day.
Hug your loved ones.

Monday, April 4, 2016

Black/White & A Pop of Color

I'm playing along with the Paper Smooches April Challenge.
The theme is:  Black/White & a Pop of Color.
I always enjoy seeing how colors pop when used with black & white.
All the black images are stamped with Onyx Black ink & then clear-embossed.





I'm also playing along with the SSS-Wednesday Challenge-Anything Goes.

Supplies
Stamps:  (PS)-Botanicals 2, Botanicals 3, Reflections, Delightful Greetings; (SSS)-Diagonal Stripes
Dies:  (PS)-Reflections Flowers; (LI)-Stitched Rectangles
Ink:  VersaFine-Onyx Black; VersaMark; (PTI)-Berry Sorbet
Other:  Clear Embossing Powder, White Embossing Powder, Stickles, Sequins, Foam Adhesive

Thanks for your visit.
Have a lovely day.