• Cards
  • Tropical Streamertail Card

    I’ll never forget the first time I saw a Red-Billed Streamertail (aka “Doctor Bird”, the national bird of Jamaica)…I was on my honeymoon in Ocho Rios and this crazy thing that looked like a giant fly carrying a snake buzzed past my head.  I had seen tons of hummingbirds before, but these things were everywhere […]

  • Cards
  • Mother’s Day Daffodil Card

    Happy Mother’s Day!  In honor of this important holiday, I thought I’d share a frilly and feminine card featuring a couple of new products from Crafter’s Companion.  My mom has been liking ornate floral cards and muted tones lately, so it was the perfect time to break out my 48 new colors of Spectrum Noir […]

  • Cards
  • Double Circle Swing Card

    If I can find multiple ways to use a crafty item, I’m a happy girl.  So, after playing around with the new “Circle Centre” Create-A-Card dies (coming to HSN on May 9th from Crafter’s Companion) for a bit, I thought I’d see if I could make a double swing card. You can just double the […]

  • Home Decor
  • Clematis in Watercolor

    Last week, I shared a bright springtime card I created with this Clematis stamp that was colored with Spectrum Noir ColourBlend Pencils.  After I finished working on that pencil piece, I decided to go back and stamp the image onto watercolor paper in Versafine Vintage Sepia ink and colored it with Spectrum Aqua markers as well. I ended up […]