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May 2015

Taking a Break!

I'm taking a blogging break!  Don't worry -- I'll be back in July!!  Until then, follow me on Facebook!!

I'll have several projects posted on my facebook page -- a few each week!!  I wouldn't want you to be deprived of inspiration altogether! :-)

You can also check back each Tuesday for the Weekly Deals!!

Enjoy your June, and I'll see you back here in July!

My Paper Pumpkin


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Nacho Average Challenge #141

Check out this sketch the Nachos have for you today:


and my card -- a congrats to all the graduates out there!!  Here in Albuquerque, it's graduation week -- the high schools all have their ceremonies this week!!  My youngest graduates tomorrow!!  So proud of him!!!


I used the Bravo Stamp Set, and Basic Black and Smoky Slate inks!!


Happy Mother's Day!


 To purchase of the items used to make this card, simply click on that item, and it will take you to my store!

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Love is Kindness

We've gotten sneak peek at the new catalog, and sadly, this set is not in there!!  So, if you love it like I do, be sure and get it now!! :-)



  • Mossy Meadow Card Base - 5 ½” x 8 ½”, scored at 4 ¼”
  • Blackberry Bliss Panel - 3 ¾” x 5”
  • Very Vanilla Panel - 2 ¾” x 4 ¾”
  • Basic Gray Panel - 2 7/8” x 3 1/8”      


  1. Stamp the tulip bouquet with StazOn Black ink onto the Vanilla panel.
  2. Use a Crumb Cake Maker to feather color onto the base of each flower.
  3. Stamp the small dots from Gorgeous Grunge in Crumb Cake ink at the base the image.
  4. Secure two layers of ribbon onto the Blackberry Bliss panel as shown using Scotch Tape.  
  5. Attach the image panel with Dimensionals to the Blackberry Bliss panel. Secure the Blackberry Bliss panel with Dimensionals to your card.
  6. Use the Paper Piercing Tool for placing your pearls as shown.
  7. Send your card to someone who has shown you kindness.
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