HI Everyone. Happy Monday. Well, today was supposed to be the start of my staycation. MMMM... I ended up working all day, so was not able to get into my craft room. However, I do have a card I made yesterday using the theme across at CAS on Fridays I've used this set from SU several times with a softer, girly feel. This time, I decided to add a little drama and use my colored pencils on black card stock. SOmething I never do.... but think I will be doing again :-) I embossed the image using white embossing powder... Read more →


HI Everyone. Happy Sunday. It's the fabulous Joanne's turn to host our Paper Players challenge this week and it's Tic-Tac-Toe week! For my card, I went straight across the middle: die-cut, spring, birthday. One of my favorite things in our wetland are the wild iris that come up every Spring. We have watched them multiply over the years. My Mom loved a vase of iris flowers in the kitchen and when I saw them growing in our wetland the first year we were here, I felt as though Mom had organized for Mother Nature to place them there - because... Read more →