Lift Me Up with Watercolor
This uplifting hot air balloon card is sure to bring cheer to anyone, no matter how down they are feeling! I used the Lift Me Up stamp set to emboss patterns on watercolor paper, then added bright colors from the Global Design Project challenge of the week with watercolor wash to add a little cheer!
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A Foxy Friends Valentine
Valentine’s Day is almost upon us! I’m excited, are you? I love that there is a holiday completely devoted to letting people know how much you care about them. What better way than with a sweet homemade card, like this one with a Foxy Friends stamped raccoon?
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All You Need is Bloomin’ Love
The Bloomin’ Heart Thinlit die is so large and so intricate that it fills an entire card front all by itself! This can make it really easy to design cards quickly and easily for Valentine’s Day.
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Tasty Trucks Delivering Love
The Tasty Trucks stamp set, free from Stampin’ Up! during Sale-a-bration, comes with lots of little accessories to be a taco truck, and ice cream truck, or a hot dog truck. It is just so cute! I thought it would make the perfect love delivery truck for Valentine’s Day!
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Color Blocking with a Flourish
Color blocking is a simple, yet bold technique that involves using brightly colored shapes and contrasting colors. It got its start with the artist Piet Mondrian (one of my favorites) and is popular in home decor, fashion, and… card making!
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