Another Fall Color Challenge – PPA 175

It's Thursday so it must be a Pals Paper Arts Challenge!  This week is another color challenge using some less familiar colors.  Check it out…  Sure I could have used Wonderfall leaves or perhaps the Truly Grateful stamp set (one of my favorites in the holiday catalog) yet I wanted to stretch myself and do something different.  These colors are very masculine to me so I reached for my World Map stamp.   The result…

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Fabulous You

Isn't that shoe just fantastic?  I just love the Fabulous You stamp set. I used black embossing powder to create texture and depth for the image. The ribbon and rhinestone bling are not Stampin' Up! yet match Island Indigo very well as I used Island Indigo ink for the sentiment from the Gifts of Kindness stamp set.  The envelope is lined with Island Indigo from the Regals collection Designer Series Paper Stack. While this card…

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Opportunity Knocks!

Do you enjoy crafting, scrapbooking, card making, or simply creating beautiful packages like I do? Then you should join the Stampin' Up community. I joined over a year ago simply to get access to all the Stampin' Up supplies at a discount  I am a hobbyist who has enjoyed the relationships I have built through Stampin' Up!  I obtained so much more than just a discount by signing up as a demonstrator.  Right now Stampin'…

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Freshly Made Sketch – Halloween Style

This week's Freshly Made Sketch #106 is a simple design yet is was difficult to come up with a unique card since I am late in submitting to the challenge. Here is this week's sketch: I used a Retired stamp from Stampin' Up! yet it is one of my favorites for Halloween.  It is called Frightening Feline for all you cat lovers out there.  The image begs to be perched on a fence as the…

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