Hello everyone and welcome. The new Double ‘D’ Challenge is the perfect reason to create a beautiful, spring-themed card! I took some inspiration from a card I saw last year, created by Betsy Veldman and made my own, personal version…
I began by die cutting the front panel from 40 lb. watercolor paper then […]
Welcome! The newest Double ‘D’ Challenge is called ‘Lavender and Lace’. What fabulous inspiration that brings to mind. For some odd reason, my first thought was about wisteria! I had a stamp set that hadn’t seen ink in awhile and one of the elements in the set was for wisteria…I guess it was floating around […]
Welcome everyone! It’s hard to believe that the Double D Challenge is celebrating its’ one year blogaversary! Diane and Darlene have worked diligently to make this a wonderful card challenge site and WOW, they certainly have succeeded. I’ve created an anniversary card with inspiration from the wonderful inspiration board…
Peach and roses […]
Welcome! Autumn has been joyful. A huge hunter moon, cool air, the colors and textures of fall clothes, winter squash and pumpkins, longer nights and so many wonderful things that I am grateful for, now give way to the splendors of winter.
At Double “D” Challenges the theme this month is,”Dreaming of a White Christmas”. […]
Hello everyone, I’m hoping that you are enjoying this wonderful time of year that I have been happily anticipating. It’s so wonderful that it is finally here! The changes it brings after the intense heat of the summer are a joy. To open the back door in the morning and to be treated to cool […]
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September is the lead up to my favorite season and while it’s still hot here in the desert, I always think about autumn in New England. I know that the morning is coming, when cool air will great me as I open the door. When that happens, I start to think about […]
Well, it has been quite a long time since I have been able to play with paper. School has been exceptionally busy as we approach the end of a very successful school year. A dear friend has entered hospice care and my heart is heavy. It was wonderful to loose myself in the papery clutter […]
Hello dear crafters. I’m participating in Papertrey Inks’ Make It Monday Challenge #234, using felt on a card. Wanting to restock my birthday card supply, I chose a stamp and die set that I really like, but haven’t used much. Please pardon the rough photos, I had to do this post quickly or not at […]
Hello everyone. I took a little time to play with my watercolors and participate in this past weeks PTI Make It Mondays’ challenge. Watercolors are just so very delightful and it’s so easy to become absorbed in the colors and movement of the paints, forgetting everything else around me! This challenge uses splatters somewhere in […]
Hello everyone. I hope you’re cozy and enjoying this season. There was frost on the neighbors’ roof this morning and the narcissus are starting to develop buds. They usually flower late November through December and I look forward to them each year.
Papertrey Ink has a ‘Make It Monday Challenge #232’ called ‘Layered Stamping on […]