Just Because

Hi there! Today I’m sharing a card for Cardabilities sketch #126 by Karan Gerber:


I flipped the sketch:


Here’s my card:



I made this card for a lovely lady who lives near my daughter’s preschool.  Every time we walk down from preschool to go home, we see her waving & smiling at us through her window.  So I thought we better make a little something nice for her, as she often times brighten up our weekday afternoon.


My daughter handed it to her yesterday & she absolutely loves it! It’s nice to be tickled pink once in awhile.  I’ve mixed some seafoam ink & pearl paint for the big rose chipboard, which turned out beautifully as it seamlessly molds into the background paper.


Thanks for the lovely sketch & inspirations, & thanks for dropping by.  I enjoyed creating & giving this card.  Have a great day! 🙂



“Create” Tag

Good day! Today I’m sharing a tag for Cardabilities Sketch#121:


It’s a gorgeous sketch & I just couldn’t resist, I had to create with it.  Here’s my tag:


"Create" Tag

I used the Alaskan Salmon Chalkboard mist by Tattered Angels for a burst of color, which I love! The extra splatters around is Inchworm Chalkboard mist.


I clipped & stapled some curved red wire on top.


I roughly inked the large cog & built my cluster from there…heart cog, metal lightbulb, red button, & sugar dot heart.

I’m really happy how this turned out & I had heaps of fun creating it.  This tag does represent me, well…my hair is a few inches shorter but I think that’s a tiny difference.  I hope you enjoyed it & thanks for stopping by.  Have a great day! 🙂


Hi there, thanks for dropping by my blog.  There’s a light rain today & it’s quite a nice bit of relief from the hot summer days we’ve been having the past days.  Perfect weather for getting crafty, so I created a card for a friend’s 60th birthday.  The big 60…hence why I made this card extra special.  I’m entering it for Cardabilities sketch#115:


I’ve rotated the sketch:


I’m also entering this card for Berry71Bleu‘s lovely January challenge: “Things With Wings”.  Here’s my entry:



I hope she likes it as much as I do, as much as I enjoyed creating it.  Enjoy your weekend!

Just For The Season

Hi there, how are you today? Only 2 more sleeps ’til Christmas! I feel like this year went by so quickly.  Today I’m sharing with you a card for Cardabilities sketch#113:


Jumping into the season, I made a Christmas card:

“Just For The Season”

Just For the Season


It was fun creating this card, of course the delightful sketch helped.  Thank you for dropping in & enjoy your Christmas season!!!


“So Grateful” Card

How’s your weekend going?  Today I’m sharing a card which I’m entering for 2 challenges.  It’s based on Kaisercraft’s October Challenge #1, &  Cardabilities#109 sketch by Karan Gerber:


Here’s my card:

“So Grateful”

So Grateful Card   010

The babushka doll is just adorable, isn’t it? It was fun creating this cards.  Thanks for dropping by & enjoy the rest of your weekend.  Until then.