Hi! It is time for another ATSM CAS challenge. My card making style is definitely not a CAS style and I do admire those that can easily make one without having to want to add more to it. I guess in the back of my mind, if I make something too simple, it might not… Continue reading Simply Special! Three Techniques to Step Up your Solid Image Stamps – An Addicted to Stamps CAS Challenge
Hi! It's time again for the next ATSM: Make Your Mark challenge. My inspiration for you is a card I made using colored pencils to add oomph! to the image. I was inspired by the recent class of Altenew, the AECP Beautiful Details class, given by Marika Rahtu. This is one not to be missed,… Continue reading Oomph! The AECP Beautiful Details & ATSM Make your Mark Challenge
I just love the tranquil color palette of this ATSM Photo Inspiration challenge. The Altenew AECP In the Mood for Color taught by Stephanie Klauck is the perfect set of classes to take for these type of challenges. In the class, I learned how colors can depict different moods and how I can apply it… Continue reading Botanical Painting with Stamps: AECP In the Mood for Color & the ATSM Challenge
The Easter Holiday is fast approaching and it will be like no other. We are living in unusual times and it is indeed a time for introspection and reflection. Since we probably won't be able to be with friends and some family in a physical sense, we can still celebrate Easter, virtually and in our… Continue reading Eggstravagant Egg by Brutus Monroe: An ATSM Holiday Challenge
We are living in unusual times, but maybe its not unlike what our parents or grandparents went through during the war. The city I live in went on lockdown last March 15 and we are limited in what we can do outside our homes. A curfew has been imposed and it feels like we are… Continue reading Multicolored Embossing Technique for Backgrounds and Taking Stock of the Important Things.
Welcome to another ATSM challenge. I, myself, struggle with CAS cards, you will see that if you follow me at all 😊 So, I challenged myself to create a CAS slimline card. A slimline card is a card that measures approximately 8.5" X 3.5" and fits in a standard long business envelope. Since this card… Continue reading Making it Fit! Embossing Slimline Cards Using Regular Sized Folders
This is my first inspiration post for the "Make Your Mark Challenge" over at the Addicted to Stamps and More blog. Last November 2019, I joined Kathy Racoosin's 30-day daily marker coloring challenge. If you haven't heard of Kathy, I encourage you to check her blog THE DAILY MARKER. She is an amazing colorist and… Continue reading Coloring Everyday keeps the Blues Away!