Wednesday, October 22, 2014

A Little Pick-me-up

Digi image and sentiment:  From the Heart Stamps ' Birdbrain Needs Coffee'.  Cardstock:  GP 110 white, K&Co. DP 'Sweet Nectar'.  Ink:  Copics.  Accessories:  Nestabilities circles, Stardust glitter pen. 
It's time for more inspiration from I {Heart} Sketches courtesy of From the Heart Stamps

Here is our inspiration board and optional twist for this week's challenge: 
 
 
For my card featuring 'Birdbrain Needs Coffee' (I can relate!), I chose to go with the inspiration palette and Sketch challenge #49:
 
Be sure to stop by the FTHS blog to join in the fun! Everyone who enters a card featuring a FTHS image wins a $1 credit to the store.
  


Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Thanks a Bushel!

Digi image:  From the Heart Stamps 'Apple Market'.  Cardstock:  textured brown, GP 110 white, Simple Stories DP 'Summer Fresh'.  Ink:  Copics.
Just a reminder that we are halfway through October (can you believe it?) which means you only have a little over two weeks left to use this month's adorable 'Apple Market' digi on a project to earn the November Stamp of the Month for free!  Be sure to post your project HERE to be eligible.

Sketch inspiration is courtesy of Sweet Sunday Sketch #239.

Monday, October 13, 2014

Bright Fall Days

Digi image: From the Heart Stamps 'Raking Leaves Birdbrains'. Digi sentiment:  FTHS 'Shine (Faithful Friends)'.  Cardstock:  SU solids, Paper Studio, GP110 white.  Ink:  Copics.  Accessories:  glitter tape.

It's time for more inspiration from I {Heart} Sketches courtesy of From the Heart Stamps

We have a new feature this week with Sketch 83-- an inspiration board to go along with the sketch and optional twist:
In addition to the awesome sketch, I was inspired to go with the autumn theme and perfect color palette.
 
Be sure to stop by the FTHS blog to join in the fun! Everyone who enters a card featuring a FTHS image wins a $1 credit to the store.
 
 
 


Monday, October 6, 2014

Owl Always Be There For You

Digi image:  From the Heart Stamps 'Smiling Owls'.  Cardstock:  kraft, DCWV 'Mariposa' and 'La Creme'.  Ink:  Copics.  Accessories:  twine, washi tape, glitter card tape.  Tools:  Nestabilities, circle punch.
It's time for more inspiration from I {Heart} Sketches courtesy of From the Heart Stamps

We have a new feature this week with Sketch 82-- an inspiration board to go along with the sketch and optional twist:
 
I decided to go with these adorable 'Smiling Owls' digi as well as the beautiful autumn color palette and twist.  Finally a reason to use that washi tape I've been collecting!
 
Be sure to stop by the FTHS blog to join in the fun! Everyone who enters a card featuring a FTHS image wins a $1 credit to the store.
 
 
 

Friday, October 3, 2014

Think Pink Blog Hop

Image:  From the Heart Stamps' digi image and sentiment: 'Super Birdbrain'.  Cardstock:  black textured base, GP 110 white, DCWV 'Uptown Flair' DP.  Ink:  Copics.  Accessories:  slot punch, Nestabilities circles, white sheer ribbon.
Welcome to our From the Heart Stamps blog hop! 
Our theme this month is “Think Pink” and our designers are showcasing lots of gorgeous projects.

My card above features the June stamp of the month, 'Super Birdbrain'.  Originally dedicated to dads for Father's Day, she can also be clothed in pink to honor breast cancer warriors and survivors.

The sketch inspiration is courtesy of  Sweet Sunday Sketch #238.
As you hop along, please leave a comment on each entry. One random commenter will be selected on each blog to win an image of choice from the FTHS store. And additionally, one commenter on the From the Heart Stamps blog will be selected to win a $15 gift voucher to the store!

If you have arrived from Imke, you are in the right place.  If not, start on the From the Heart Stamps blog, so you don’t miss anything.

Now head over to Jo's and see what she has created!

Thanks for hopping with us today. The hop will end on Monday October 6th, EST. Winners will be posted on the From the Heart Stamps Blog on Wednesday October 8th.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Hurray!

I am now an official member of the fun and talented
From the Heart Stamps Design Team!
 
Be sure to stop by tomorrow for our Think Pink blog hop!

Friday, September 5, 2014

Friends by the Garden Gate

Images:  Impression Obsession, Papertry 'Mailbox Greetings, Through the Trees'.  Paper:  SU Old Olive.  Ink:  Copics, Real Red.  Accessories:  embossing powder.
 I'm part of a great group of gals on Splitcoaststampers who have a monthly image swap.  This is the May image, so you can tell that I'm the slacker of the group!  Let's just say that summer was not the carefree time I imagined it would be....

The bonus challenge for this month hosted by Susanne was to decorate this seasonal gate.  I decided to go in a little different direction and let the gate be the decoration for the background scenery.  The gate swings open to reveal this:
 
here's hoping for a calm and healthy Fall so I can catch up on June through September!