Oh Christmas Tree

Oh, Christmas Tree, I love how adorable and tiny you are! I printed this using a vintage image on vintage letterpress equipment on 100% cotton paper.  Can’t get better than that! To order, visit the Shop.

Tiny Gilded Turkey

Right in time for Thanksgiving I am excited to offer you my first holiday card – the tiny gilded turkey!  The cards are 3.5 x 5 (envelope included) and are blank inside making them perfect to send as well wishes for the holiday or thank you to your host and/or hostess for the festive day.  … More Tiny Gilded Turkey

Sweet Little One

The background on this card you may recognize from a previous post.  This turned out to be perfect for this card I created for a new mom and her precious baby girl.  The sentiment is Reverse Confetti’s Cute as a Button stamped in Ranger’s black archival ink.

Love Framed

I die cut Lipstick Red cardstock from Simon Says Stamp with their new release, Flowing Vine Collage. I finished off the red piece with Stitched Rectangles by Tim Holtz.  The blue green and the black base are from Hero Arts. I hand lettered “Love” in the opening and then put it all together with Ranger … More Love Framed

Thank you

For this card I wrote out the Thank You using a Tombow brush pen in black ink and then cut around the words.  Using the new Elinor Background stamp from Simon Says Stamp, I stamped over the top of the words using Broken China Distress Ink. Next I layered various additional colors of Distress Ink, … More Thank you

Coloring with White

I was inspired to do this piece by a recent trip to the Getty Villa, built to replicate a Roman villa by John Paul Getty to house his collection of antiquities. It is a wonderful space to spend time with ancient art. One of the rooms in the Villa is called the basilica, which, in … More Coloring with White

Thanks

I pounced alcohol inks in green and metallic gold on to Yupo paper.  I found the die cut leaves at Target and colored some of them with Distress. Putting some foam under the Yupo, I adhered it to some Neenah Desert Storm card stock. For the “thanks” sentiment from Simon Says Stamp, I used Ranger … More Thanks

Hello Ranunculus!

For the background I first applied some pink and purple alcohol inks to Yupo paper.  When it was dry, I stamped the ranunculus (Simon Says Stamp) with red Archival ink (Ranger).  I made the pink ranunculus by wiping off the red ink with a cloth before it dried.  I die cut the Hero arts “hello” … More Hello Ranunculus!