Hi Everyone. Happy Thursday. Well, I promised to share a little more inspiration from the swap that I participated in. Tonight's cards feature a stamp set and framelits that were not on my list, so I'm really pleased that they were part of the swap so that I can show you some cards made with it. Here's the link to the set on SU Wondrous Wreath bundle. Let's start with a bright and shiny - and you know I always love bright and shiny! - card from Mercedes. I love the silver Joy and how it is emphasized with the... Read more →

Hi Everyone. Happy Tuesday. This is the first night of sharing my swap cards. I hope you enjoy this little change and enjoy the fabulous cards created by my fellow demos. There were several cards using the "For All Things" set. It was one of the sets that I didn't purchase in the new catalog and I am kicking myself. It is one of those sets that I REALLY should have put in my basket. As tonight's cards prove, it's very versatile. These are gorgeous cards. I'm sorry I couldn't get a better shot of them, but it was raining... Read more →

Hi Everyone. Happy Thursday. Well, I promised to share some inspiration with you using the cards that I got in a swap recently. Over the next couple of weeks I will be sharing more cards with you, but wanted to start off tonight showcasing two sets that I totally bypassed in the catalog. The great thing about participating in swaps is that you get to see what people do with those sets that you bypassed and so often you are left scratching your head wondering, why did I by pass it? These cards are no exception! Let's start with this... Read more →

Hi Everyone. Happy Sunday. It's the fabulous Ann's turn to host our challenge at the Paper Players this week and she has a seasonal challenge for us. I decided I would bring out my Autumn Accents Bigz Die as it NEVER gets any love! I had this great idea of masking out the cutout leaves and then using really bold colors: Cajun Craze, Tangelo Twist and Mossy Meadow. I inked over the masked leaves and they looked fabulous. Then I had the brilliant idea to add some perfect pearls. All seemed great.... UNTIL..... I went back to my finished creation... Read more →