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Nautical High Tide Welcome Home Sign Tutorial

I love love LOVE making cards, but sometimes a card just won’t do. My partner’s mom had been in Arizona for the winter and was returning home to sunny Pennsylvania, so we decided to clean and organize her house so she could relax after her journey. But something was missing for her homecoming…a giant banner seemed overkill, but a small sign set up on the entrance table welcoming her home would be perfect!

I got to work at my craft table. Their house is decorated with a nautical theme, with beautiful blue walls and an anchor and netting on a wall. No question, I pulled out the High Tide stamp set from Stampin Up along with a few blue ink pads and white twine.


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Drink Up! Iced Coffee Shaker Card for the Coffee Lovers 2018 Spring | Summer Blog Hop!

I couldn’t pass up a challenge involving coffee! So when I saw the 2018 Spring | Summer Coffee Lovers blog hop, I switched out my hot coffee for iced coffee, and began crafting!

Here is my submission:

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Winged Challenge; My FIRST blog hop!

Today I made a card for STAMPlorations β€œThings with Wings” May challenge! This is my first time participating in a blog hop and linky party, and maybe I’m a bit nervous, but I knew I’d have so much fun with their CUTplorations (die cutting) challenge and I of course love seeing what other crafters have created! See below for how I created the card. Continue reading “Winged Challenge; My FIRST blog hop!”