Sunday, October 23, 2016

A New Feature

I am thinking about beginning a new feature to my blog__tutorials.  I make a number of unusual folded and cut cards and I will give you the general measurements and instruc6ions so you can create some./ Let me know through "comments" if I need to give the instructions in more detail or explain more thoroughly. 

I hope you will enjoy this new feature and maybe I will try my hand at videoing.

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Fall into Autumn

"Fall Into Autumn" is the Customer Challenge this month.  Here are some samples I have made for the challenge.


Inside using a Gecko Galz image.

This is a stand-up card.

This is the same card folded up and ready for the envelope

Thanks for visiting my site and I hope you enjoyed my samples  using Gecko Galz images

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Gecko Galz Samples

Below are some sample cards I made using a few images from Gecko Galz.

I love working with images of ships.  They are perfect for cards going to men.
What got my attention with this image is the bright colors.

Below is your freebie from me for this month thanks to Gecko Galz,
Look at the badge below and see what is coming up in October.
Gecko Galz 2016 Blog Hop

Friday, August 5, 2016

A Little Watercolor

I finally created a watercolor card that I felt was good enough to send to someone.  Inside the card is the Bible verse Revelations 3:20.

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Showcasing a Lunagirl CD

Here is a card showcasing one of the outstanding images on the Lunagirl Moonbeams' CD Vintage Women and Men.

Sunday, July 31, 2016

A Freebie for You

Here is a couple of samples from Gecko Galz along with a freebie just for  you.
Below is a Gecko Galz image I decided to color using watercolors.  I am pleased with the results.
 I combined the background image from Gecko Galz with the woman image of Lunagirl.  Lunagirl  Lunagirl Moonbeams begins a challenge Monday of Anything Goes so I am using an image from one of the Lunagirl CDs
 Here is the freebie from Gecko Galz.  Give them a visit and tell them how much your appreciate their giving you all the freebies the past months.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016


Here are a couple of more samples for the Lunagirl challenge "Planes, Trains and Automobiles".

Monday, July 25, 2016

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

Lunagirl Moonbeams are still having the challenge, Planes, Trains and Automobiles.  The challenge continues until the end of the month.  Here are a couple of ideas for the challenge.

This theme is great for making cards for the men in your life.

Monday, July 4, 2016

July 4

Today we celebrate Independence Day..... "One Nation Under God".  I hope everyone has an enjoyable and a safe day.  The image on the card is by Gecko Galz.

Below are two exciting challenges,  Won't you join in on one or both?

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

End Of Month

We are closing in on the end of June and that means the "Father and Brothers" theme on Lunagirl is ending.  You still have a couple of days to enter the challenge though.  Below are a couple of cards I made to end out the month.

Theses cards are similar as both have a collage-looking background. 

Saturday, June 18, 2016

June Theme

The June Customer Challenge for Gecko Galz is "Man O Man".  Won't you join in?  This is a tiny example of some of their masculine images.
This time I decided to play a little with the freebie by putting her on a watercolor tag.
 Here is your free stamp for June from Gecko Galz.

Monday, June 6, 2016

New Month; New Challenge

With the beginning of June Lunagirl Moonbeams began a new themed challenge.  It is very appropriately "Fathers and Brothers.  My card this time emphasizes "Brothers".  I used a number of papers to make up the background on this card.