Tag Archives: Embelishments

Patterns and Pennants

One of my goals for making this card was to try layering different patterns of paper.  I love patterned paper, but I also find it a bit intimidating trying to match different designs and colors.  Most of these papers came … Continue reading

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Flower Power

I just wanted to share a quick card with you tonight.  Hope you like it!

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Butterfly Love

This week, I challenged myself to create a few cards using styles outside of my comfort zone.  This card is the result.  I was also inspired by this week’s colour combination for The Play Date Cafe. How I Made It … Continue reading

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Faux Chipboard

I made this card for Father’s Day, but the same design could easily be used for a birthday card for a man or a kid. I love the dimensional look to this card – not only does the star look … Continue reading

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Rosettes and Roses

I usually tend towards clean, modern lines for the cards and scrapbooking pages, but I also like to challenge myself to try new styles and techniques, which is what I did for this mother’s day card.  Tell me what you think: I … Continue reading

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Beautiful Butterflies

This butterfly themed card was inspired by this week’s color challenge in the Play Date Cafe.  I would never think of making a feminine card with such dark colors, but I love how they pull together. I made the butterfly embellishments by … Continue reading

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Tropical Greetings

The “ah-ha” moment for the design of this card came to me when I saw this week’s color combination on the Play Date Café. I had been thinking of using a stamped image to dress up a die-cut flower, and … Continue reading

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