Grateful Feathers

  The last day of Winter – woohoo!!  I know that the real start of Spring is the solstice, but the only way I remember from year to year is because Spring and September both start with the same letter!  It does make for some oddities though, particularly when a color challenge requires the use of…

Oh, Giraffe!

I just love the color combo for this week’s Color Throwdown, pink and teal together are one of my absolute favourites.   I’ve been meaning to ink up the sweet giraffes from WPlus9’s Party Animal set since they arrived several weeks ago, and just haven’t had quite the right inspiration – until now!   I…

The Power of Two

  Playing along with Casology today, and having a bit of a Stampin Up! moment.  Started with a Crumb Cake base, and grunged it up a teensy bit with Soft Suede ink and the Gorgeous Grunge inksplots and lines, and the postmark from Butterfly Basics.  Torn vellum underneath a piece of Whisper White stamped with Hardwood using Soft…

Floral thoughts

   Managed to steal a bit of Sunday afternoon crafting time, what a lovely way to spend a beautiful winters day!  Some color inspiration (thanks CTD), a gorgeous wildflower, some adult coloring time (nothing if not trendy, me) and of course some obligatory bling – fabulousity. I didn’t have any paper that caught my fancy,…