Aloha, all! This has been a week of using papers and stamp sets that I've not dragged out of their dusty little homes for quite awhile! For today's project, I've dusted off some Blueberry Crisp Designer Series Paper and used it for this week's Divas Coffee Break Design Team challenge. This week's challenge was a sketch challenge, and it was … [Read more...] about This Diva Loves Blueberries!
Diva Coffee Break Design Team
Aloha, all! Not much time left for me to get my valentine cards in the mail! In fact, to be assured that mine get to the east coast by Valentine's Day, I'll have to mail them today! So today's card, a challenge by the Diva Coffee Break Design Team (of which I am one!), will be my last Valentine to be mailed … [Read more...] about Gotta Get Those Valentines in the Mail!
Aloha, all! What a fun sketch the Diva Coffee Break Design Team has for you today! I wasn't at all sidetracked by the four-petal "flowers" in this week's sketch. It's February, and everything for me right now is Valentine's Day related (well, there's a birthday or two, and I'll be sharing those with you, too - but … [Read more...] about A Pretty Sketch from the Divas!
Aloha, all! It certainly is in the eye of the beholder whether a card is elegant - or not. I felt that this card had a touch of elegance that is not typical in the kind of greeting card that I usually make. Most of that feeling as far as I am concerned comes from the elegant products that Stampin' Up! has available for all of us as we get ready for … [Read more...] about An Elegant Valentine Card
Aloha, all! As I write this on 1/11/11, it's 1/12/11 in much of the snow covered mainland. When I first saw this Diva Coffee Break Design Team Color Challenge, my imagination went right to snow and snowflakes. But I am so over snowy, wintery, designs that I had to banish that thought from my little creative brain. Unfortunately, with the thought went … [Read more...] about The 1st Diva Color Challenge of 2011!
Aloha, all! A couple of weeks back, I told you how much I used to love playing with paper dolls when I was a little girl, and I shared a card made with some Build-A-Bear Workshop stamps. So when I saw this color challenge from the Diva Coffee Break Design Team, my heart went back to that little girl bear from the Beary Best Friends Stamp Set. So here she is … [Read more...] about More Paper Dolls for the Divas!
Aloha, all! Oh, no! Stampin' Up!'s 2010 Summer Mini Catalog is almost at its end!!! The good news is that there are a lot of products that will continue to be around until at least next summer! Tons of great stamp sets and embellishments that are in the 2010 Summer Mini are already in the new 2010-2011 Stampin' Up! Idea Book and Catalog. Today's featured stamp set WON'T be around, … [Read more...] about Diva Fun With the Stampin’ Up! Summer Mini
Aloha, all! Today I am officially a new member of the Diva Coffee Break Design Team! I have been playing with their designs off and on for awhile, and was thrilled to be accepted as a new member of the official team! Of course, this now means that you'll be seeing at least one design from each week's challenge here - and I hope that you'll go visit … [Read more...] about New Challenges – Hooray!