2017 Holiday Card Series #6: Merry Christmas

I picked up the Hero Arts Leaf and Berries stencil at the end of last year during my local craft store’s Christmas clearance sale.  I knew right away I wanted to use the stencil with sponge daubers to create my own background, but waited until this Christmas season to put that plan into motion.  I think it was worth the wait… Continue reading


2017 Holiday Card Series #5: Wishing You the Happiest…

I love it when inspiration for a card strikes when you least expect it.  For example, this holiday card came about thanks to a pattern on an Old Navy shopping bag!  I was staring at the bag on the floor thinking about the gifts I had recently purchased and suddenly realized the striped green pattern would like great as a Christmas tree… Continue reading

Birthday Wishes

I’m gearing up for a busy holiday season full of cardmaking!  I’ve been brainstorming ideas for my upcoming 2017 Holiday Card Series, but put a pause on that today to create the card below.  This week at work we will be celebrating Halloween and the birthdays of 2 of my coworkers (one of whom was actually born on Halloween!)  I’m anticipating fun times and yummy treats ahead!! Continue reading