Aloha, all! It's been another busy week in and out of the Craft Room. My husband and I took a little R&R vacation on the other side of our Big Island of Hawaii, which kind of put a dent in crafting time for me. Well, paper crafting anyway. I did manage to take a couple of classes in weaving Coconut Palm leaves into bowls. What fun! I may try to stamp on them when … [Read more...] about Two Challenges in One!
Floral Frames Framelits
Aloha, all! Early this past week, I showed off a card I'd made for the Stampin' Up! Only Challenge group, the challenge being to highlight Stampin' Up! Designer Series (or printed) papers. Ever since then, I've been pulling out all sorts of papers to see what I could do to highlight them as well. You wouldn't know it from my lack of blog … [Read more...] about More Paper Fun!
Aloha, all! Create with Connie and Mary's weekly challenge for their New Catalog edition had me scratching my head for a bit. We were to use NEW Big Shot items in a FUN way! Well - Big Shot products are ALWAYS fun! So I interpreted this to mean I should do something that would be a bit on the unusual side. Now, I've … [Read more...] about Fun With a Flower Chain!
Aloha, all! Today I'm sharing another card that I've made in response to a Create with Connie and Mary challenge, this time a sketch challenge. Here's the sketch for the challenge... And here's my card - not nearly as colorful as the sketch! In fact, besides the Whisper White, there's only … [Read more...] about Polka Dots in Blue!
Aloha, all! My card for today was inspired by the Create With Connie and Mary New Catalog Edition challenge for Week 1. It's a color challenge, including four of the colors in the new Comfort Cafe Designer Series Paper - Summer Starfruit, Cajun Craze, Pool Party and Soft Suede. It turned out that I only have a few sheets of the Comfort Cafe paper … [Read more...] about A Real Challenge!