Collected Crafty Collab Hop, Hero Arts

Double Trouble Spooky Shaker Card! A Collected Crafty Collabs Blog Hop

It's time again for our monthly crafty blog hop! This month's theme is Halloween/Fall with optional sequins! If you are new to our hop, my crafty squirrel sisters, Karen @misplacedmojo, Virginia @passionsanddistractions and Marie @anothercardmaker and I organize this hop to uplift and support fellow makers and encourage using our stash that we hardly ever… Continue reading Double Trouble Spooky Shaker Card! A Collected Crafty Collabs Blog Hop

Trinity Stamps

A Serene Snowy Scene for your Holiday or Winter Cards

Last August, I had the privilege of being a guest designer on the Trinity Stamps blog. I created cards for them using their wonderful stencils! For this particular project, I used the Layered Birch Tree Stencil to create a serene snowy scene. To see how I created these double heat embossed resist backgrounds, you can… Continue reading A Serene Snowy Scene for your Holiday or Winter Cards

A Blog Named Hero Challenge, Hero Arts

Kawaii Not! A Blog Named Hero Challenge

Hi everyone! Today's cards are inspired by the Japanese cuteness culture called KAWAII. It's basically all things cute and can refer to humans, items, way of dressing, acting etc. - including adding cute faces to inanimate objects. I do not have any Kawaii images in my stash but there are ways around that! I decided… Continue reading Kawaii Not! A Blog Named Hero Challenge

Collected Crafty Collab Hop, Polkadot Orchard

Happy Summer! A Collected Crafty Collab Hop

Hooray! Its time for another Collected Crafty Collabs Hop and you have just come from the YouTube channel of the talented Boryana Yankova of @bory_crafts. If you are new to this hop, this is a hop organized by my Crafty Squirrel Sisters Karen @misplacedmojo, Marie @anothercardmaker, Virginia @passionsanddistactions and I. Our goal for this hop… Continue reading Happy Summer! A Collected Crafty Collab Hop

Brutus Monroe

Emboss Resist Ink Blended Sunset Skies: Brutus Monroe August 2020 Inspiration Box

Brutus Monroe August Inspiration box this month called Whistling Windmills is inspired by The Netherlands.  Have you been there? I have when I was 12 years old on an exchange student program.  The program was actually in Finland but on the way there, our student leader took us to many places in Europe.  We went… Continue reading Emboss Resist Ink Blended Sunset Skies: Brutus Monroe August 2020 Inspiration Box