Tuesday, April 19, 2011
The PPRS team has been busy working behind the scenes to ramp up our blog. We have fun challenges, tutorials, and other great things coming your way and we want to make sure you don’t miss out! So, we’re hosting a followers’ drawing. What’s this, you say. Well, I’m glad you asked. Prickley Pear will be giving away a fabulous prize to one random follower here on the blog. All you have to do is add yourself to the followers and on Sunday, April 24th, we will choose a random winner. How easy is that?! So, come and follow us, we’re sure you’ll enjoy the ride. Don't forget to tell your friends, too!
Friday, April 15, 2011
boooooo! But at least I tried this year. I have always wanted to enter the
Stamping Royalty Contest. It is put on by Paper Crafts Magazine.
Here are the cards I entered:
My very favorite
Another very favorite
This is the one I think they chose for TOP 30!
Thanks for looking! I am definitely going to try next year!
Anyone else try it this year? or in the past?
Monday, April 11, 2011
So I decided to make a Mothers Day card.
I really love the botanical Queens Annes Lace.
You can use it in so many ways... Birthday, Mothers Day, Sympathy and many others.
AND the ink works wonderfully over the patterned paper!
Stamps: Beautiful Botanicals and Sentiment from Essential Sentiments
Paper: Shell & Grass Gingham
Ribbon: Fern Twine
Other: Pearl stickers
Please let me know if you'd like to order anything.
Tuesday, April 5, 2011
Idea: Card for Father's day.
It is on June 19th this year. I know it is a little premature, but I just had to play with this stamp. Isn't it cute. You could color it any way you want to. Imagine having it look like your dad's favorite shirt!
Stamps: Brief Notes and Sweet Love
Paper: Sky and Buttercup Gingham
Ink: Slate and Momento
Monday, April 4, 2011
I finally had time to play with my new a•muse toys!
Here is a card I made. I have to tell you the stamps are awesome, but the ink is to DIE FOR! It is pigment ink and is so brilliant. It covers nice and solid.
Stamps: Beautiful Botanicals, Harlequin background and Sentiment from Essential Sentiments
Paper: Shell & Sky
Ink: Shell, Ocean and Moment0
Ribbon: Bubblegum satin
Other: Twinkle stickers
As always please let me know if you'd like to order anything!