I had fun playing around with My Paper Pumpkin and decided that the "Wahoo!" was perfect for graduation. So here's a few ideas for you: Pear Pizzaz and Wisteria Wonder are good together, don't you think? I was trying to use up some of my DSP (to make room … [Read more...] about Changing Up Paper Pumpkin
My final Graduation Card-in-a-Box! Don't you just love the little owl? The hat fits him perfectly!! Stamps: Pomp & Circumstance, Word Play (retired), Itty Bitty Banners, Starburst Sayings, Spread the Joy Accessories: Quatrefancy Specialty DSP, Circle … [Read more...] about Grad Card #3
I'm still on my Card-in-a-Box kick, as you'll see this next week! Here's my 2nd Graduation Card-in-a-Box: The brain may be a little much, but I had to try it! I like the fun DSP & the cameras. Stamps: Pomp & Circumstance, Word Play (retired) Accessories: I Am … [Read more...] about Grad Box #2
Graduation is such a special day, and it requires a special card! I thought a Card-in-a-Box would be perfect for this occasion! This card came out very festive! I really like the flying graduation caps! And the happy sayings... Stamps: Pomp & Circumstance, Spread … [Read more...] about Graduation Card-in-a-Box
May Day is "Lei Day" in Hawaii! I have fond memories of attending many Ho'olaulea's where I'd watch my girls dance hula & take tons of photos with the other parents. Speaking of proud moments... we spent last weekend in Honolulu where our daughter, Jenny, was inducted into … [Read more...] about Happy Lei Day!
Here's what we made in our March club: This sweet card was CASED totally from Mary Fish. Love the muted colors, and the Starburst Framelit. Stamps: Eggstra Spectacular Colors: Whisper White, Smokey Slate (4 X 3 3/4), Daffodil Delight Accessories: Watercolor … [Read more...] about Happy Easter!
Have you ever clicked on something on your computer & had this sinking feeling right afterwards? Well, last week I clicked on something that insisted I needed to have this to view photos, & my computer was toast!! Luckily, I have a friend in Honolulu that's a computer … [Read more...] about Kong to the Rescue!
When I saw this fluffy Peep, I knew just who had to have it!! Anne & I bonded over peeps on a very memorable Girl Scout camp out years ago. She packed up her leftover Peeps from Easter (be prepared, you know!) and we ended up roasting them & eating them with S'mores! I … [Read more...] about One of my favorite Peeps!
When you want BRIGHT, you can't go wrong with Melon Mambo!! Love the pink/black contrast! And one of the things I like best about this card is the window sheet at the bottom. That's actually a stiff plastic piece with a design printed on it & it looks really pretty. I … [Read more...] about Hot Pink!!
I was stuck without an idea in my head yesterday, so I looked for a challenge & found this one: Sketch Frenzy Friday! It gave me the idea to get started, and I was pleased with the outcome. The colors are very cheerful & I love the image from Sketched … [Read more...] about Sketch Frenzy Friday Challenge
"Lucky You Live Hawaii" is a common saying over here. When I complain about the weather, it's usually that it's always sunny...never changes. If you live on the mainland, I'm sure I won't get a lot of sympathy from you!! I was inspired to make a Spring Card for a swap arranged … [Read more...] about Card for Spring
Happy April Fool's Day! I've basically stopped playing April Fool's jokes on people. I discovered several years ago that my jokes were way too convincing and the whole thing backfired on me! Now I send flowers or cards to my employees instead! Long story... Here's the … [Read more...] about April is here!