Same Set Syndrome | 3 Ways To Make Beach Scenes | Not 2 Shabby

It’s time for the Same Set Syndrome hop! This collaboration is a monthly series with today being the second one, and the last will be in November. The hop is all about supporting smaller stamp companies. This month the company is Not 2 Shabby, and I’m featuring the Summer Time Buddies stamp set. One lucky … More Same Set Syndrome | 3 Ways To Make Beach Scenes | Not 2 Shabby

Summer Cards | Love From Lizi Card Kit July 2019 | 10 Cards 1 Kit | Video

The Love From Lizi July card kit is so full of summery goodness. You may have already seen how I combined the tassels that came in the kit with some of the stamps and a touch of ink blending. They proved very popular! If you missed them you can find the blog post here and … More Summer Cards | Love From Lizi Card Kit July 2019 | 10 Cards 1 Kit | Video

DIY Action Wobbler | Christmas In July | TMR #115/CASS | Video

I’m doing double-duty with this card. I think this is the first time I’ve ever done so, but the card was perfect for both of the challenge posts I needed to design for today, so I figured I’d do them together! It’s the start of our July challenge at Christmas At Sweet Stampin’ where we … More DIY Action Wobbler | Christmas In July | TMR #115/CASS | Video

Cool Crab

This is the card I had planned to share yesterday, but when I was working on it I kept having problems. It was not working out how I wanted it to and I was getting frustrated. At one point I felt like it was ruined and I would have to start over. I didn’t want … More Cool Crab

Summer Sunset

Where yesterday’s card was subtle in its colour scheme, today’s is a lot bolder. It actually uses the same layout as yesterday’s, but has such a different look to it! The layout is of course from My Favorite Things. The summer theme comes from both Mod Squad and 4 Crafty Chicks. Addicted to CAS asked for … More Summer Sunset

Summer Holidays

Today’s card is another one that almost didn’t exist. In the end though I refused to let creative block beat me and decided to just start and see where I would end up. The layout for the card is Mojo Monday‘s latest. Daring Cardmakers provided an elemental inspiration with lots of beach and summer themes – … More Summer Holidays

Beachy Holiday

At last, the third and final card of the day. (But who’s counting, right…?) Four challenges went into the creation of this card. The layout comes from The Paper Players. DRS Designs asked for a beach theme whilst Daring Cardmakers requested a holiday. The Sisterhood of Crafters gave the challenge of creating your own background.

Photo-A-Day: May 11th

  Today at work I assisted in the making of a sandcastle with magic sand. It turned out surprisingly well! To be fair, the various moulds we used were very helpful. It did frequently seem like the sand couldn’t withstand its own weight though.