AECP, Altenew, Happy Little Stampers Challenge

Color Me Happy: AECP Polychromatic Class and the HLS Watercolor Challenge

One of my happy places is my craft desk. I have a few happy places - our family beach house, family farm, a bookstore, my bed (haha) and my craft desk. Lately, for obvious reasons, I have been spending a lot of time at my craft desk. I join card challenges, take coloring classes, all… Continue reading Color Me Happy: AECP Polychromatic Class and the HLS Watercolor Challenge

Brutus Monroe, Happy Little Stampers Challenge

Grateful for You: Using Stencils on Galaxy Backgrounds

The Happy Little Stampers Watercolor Challenge Inspiration for this month is optional Stars. Lately I've been obsessed with creating galaxy backgrounds. I don't know what it is about galaxy backgrounds - but it does transport me to another place. When I look at it, sometimes I imagine floating out there in space feeling a sense… Continue reading Grateful for You: Using Stencils on Galaxy Backgrounds

Happy Little Stampers Challenge

Five Simple Techniques using Watercolor Pencils

Today's experimentation.. ah..er..inspiration for this month's Happy Little Stampers challenge is coloring with watercolor pencils. At a recent trip to Japan, I visited the biggest craft store in Japan--maybe even in Asia. It's called Itoya. The store comprised of two buildings, 11 floors total. There I picked up a few copics to add to my… Continue reading Five Simple Techniques using Watercolor Pencils

Altenew, Happy Little Stampers Challenge

Shimmy on the Shimmer! A Happy Little Stampers Watercolor Challenge

This month's challenge on the Happy Little Stampers blog is Watercolor with the optional Bling! You can interpret bling in many ways, I chose to add the bling on my cards by watercoloring with Nuvo Shimmer Powders. I love this product because its sooo easy to use and adds so much shine and shimmer to… Continue reading Shimmy on the Shimmer! A Happy Little Stampers Watercolor Challenge

Happy Little Stampers Challenge

This is Macra-made Specially for You! A Happy Little Stampers Watercolor Challenge

Happy New Year! I'm so glad the last year is over. Saying it was challenging would be an understatement. But I came out whole and I'm better for it. I'm quite excited to be chosen to be in the Happy Little Stampers (HLS) design team. The wonderful Kylie over at HLS has been so generous… Continue reading This is Macra-made Specially for You! A Happy Little Stampers Watercolor Challenge