On the CASE: The CASE of the Beautiful Bouquet

Welcome back to On the CASE with Ann & Nicole, an endeavor undertaken with my friend and stamping buddy, Nicole Watt of Pixel Maven’s Retreat.  In “case” you missed our maiden post, here is the scoop: Twice a month, on the first and third Wednesdays, we will be CASE-ing a…

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Love Sparkles … An Occasions’ Sneak Peek

Woo hoo!  I am taking advantage of some free time to play with new stamp sets from the Occasions Catalog.  As I mentioned yesterday, these are sets I received at Stampin’ Up!’s OnStage event this past weekend.  Today’s card is made using the “Thank You” sentiment from the Love Sparkles…

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Butterfly Basics for Pals Paper Arts

It’s Thursday, and time for another Pals Paper Arts sketch challenge! This week, one of my idols of the stamping world, Linda Callahan, has a versatile sketch for us.  This sketch works for clean and simple cards, as well as more “fussied up” ones like mine…as you can see from…

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Sparkle and Shine for Pals Paper Arts

It’s Thursday and time to play with the Sketch Team at Pals Paper Arts!  This week’s fun sketch is courtesy of Susan Itell.  When I first saw this sketch, I felt it was a super one for emphasizing a sentiment.  So out came the Sparkle & Shine stamp set.  Of…

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Market Fresh for Pals Paper Arts

It’s Thursday, and time to play at Pals Paper Arts! It’s a color challenge this week:  Pear Pizzazz, Rich Razzleberry, Tempting Turquoise.  At first, I was leaning toward something Halloween, but the Turquoise was throwing it off a wee bit.  I took a look in the catalog to see what…

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You’ve Got This and Stippled Blossoms for The Paper Players

It’s Sunday, and time to play with The Paper Players! This week Laurie is hosting a Tic Tac Toe challenge.  These are always so much fun! And because I incorrectly scheduled last Sunday’s post, I will be sharing that card, too!  So let’s get started! The Stampin’ Schach Design Tips…

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