C4C 403 Sketch Challenge

Come join us for this weeks sketch challenge!

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C4C – 402 Make it with Glitter!

    This week over at Crazy4Challenges the theme is “Use lots of glitter”.  The very first time I went to the big Craft Expo I took a workshop that was called “Make your own Glitter Paper”.  I was fascinated with that title.  Actually, it turned out to be the class where I first heard…

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C4C 401 By the Sea

‘ This weeks challenge over at Crazy4Challenges was to use the ocean or the beach as our inspiration.  A while back I found a card that I loved and wanted to make one like it.  Here is Beverly Polen’s card: So this was the perfect time to give this a try.  I already had very…

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C4C 400 A card to cheer someone up

Since it’s back to school for a lot of teachers and students we thought it would be a good idea to make a card to cheer someone up this week on Crazy4Challenges.  What always cheers me up is chocolate and ice cream.  The cheering up for this card is the sentiment inside. The Steps: Step…

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C4C 400 Make a Card to Cheer Up Someone

Well, coffee and anything chocolate always does the trick for me! Joset Designs for Elizabeth Craft Designs makes the cutest die sets.  I have collected them for a while now.  I used four of her sets for this card: I always start most projects by cutting out a lot of stuff: The base card measures 5.5″…

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C4C 399 Pinwheel Kisses and Ladybug Hugs

It’s the 3rd Saturday of the month and a new “sketch” over at Crazy 4 Challenges.   C4C 399 I bought Joset’s really adorable Pinwheel die set but have not had the opportunity to use it until now.  I couldn’t find an assembly video but I will find out if there is one.  I know it…

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C4C398

A card for Jeanine Over at Crazy 4 Challenges this week our theme is “Monochromatic” like shades of blue, green or in my case, shades of purple.  You can accent with white or black. This card was made for the other hairdresser in the salon we work at, Jeanine!  Last week, my premier week as…

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C4C 397 A Pocket Full of Posies

It’s been an exciting week.  I was just asked to join the Design Team over at Crazy 4 Challenges.  This is my first project as a Designer on the team!  The Challenge: Summer Fun – Make a bright and cheerful card.  Since this blog is about the crafting journey, I have to tell you that I’m…

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