CAS 220 Can you make a card with NO WORDS???

This is for the Clean and Simple challenge this week... a LIMITED SUPPLIES challenge! This week, we are NOT ALLOWED to use ANY WORDS OR SENTIMENTS but make our image convey the sentiment instead. Whew! That was hard for me, but I like the results!

stamps- SU Bring on the Cake
ink- SU pixie pink, pool party, memento black
paper- SU pool party, pixie pink, PTI white
accessories- sizzix embossing folder, white gel pen, stickles

stamps- SU A Cherry on Top
paper-  SU pixie pink, bermuda bay, silver
ink- versamark, pixie pink, bermuda bay, creamy caramel
accessories- silver EP, clear cardstock, photo corner punch, white gel pen, aqua brush

CAS216 Clean and Simple challenge - Pinterest Inspiration

This is for the Clean and Simple challenge this week...a Pinterest Inspiration challenge! This party photo of a great decorating ideas with plates as buttons just called to me! Love the colors and patterns

This one is a literal interpretation of the actual button plates...just punched circles here on a simple layout...

stamps- Papertrey Ink
paper- Papertrey Ink white, SU colored cardstock scraps
ink- versafine black
accessories- circle punches

 This one is inspired by the circle shapes and the colors...I used a wine cork and some acrylic paint to make some funky patterned paper for a background.

stamps- Stampin Up
paper- PTI white
Ink- versafine black and acrylic paint

CAS 215 Shabby Chic Spring Colors!

This is for the Clean and Simple Challenge this week on SCS....a color challenge - tempting turquoise, certainly celery, pretty in pink

I tried something new this week and attempted a shabby chic of my most difficult styles to combine with clean and simple! I used some tickets and patterned paper from Basic Grey's Fact or Fiction line. 

stamp- Verve
paper- PTI kraft, Basic Grey Fact or Fiction
ink- white craft, versafine black, distress tea stain
accessories- doily, twine, button, ephemera from Basic Grey

Thanks for Looking!


Hey all! Going to try to start up the blog thing .... again! Maybe this time I can figure it all out!

Here is the sample I made for the Clean and Simple challenge this week on SCS:

The challenge was to use the Chalkboard Technique...


Stamps - SU
Paper- PTI black
ink- white craft
accessories- watercolor pencils, white EP, white brads, martha stewart butterfly punch

Thanks for looking!