You Guac My World, OLO!

Video Alert!  Scroll down in the post to view it. I am so very lucky, I got to play with a handful of green OLO alcohol marker prototypes the other day.  The prototypes I received are see-through, while the actual finished product is not.  The final product will not be see-through in order to protect the integrity of the alcohol...Read More

It Gets Juicy

I thought I would have a little "me" time, and grabbed out my Karin Brushmarker Pro markers.  These water color markers are so quick and easy to bust out some creativity.  I wanted to play along with MarkerUniverse's monthly color challenge.  When I saw the color combo I thought immediately creme (yellow), and red make orange...the perfect combo for a...Read More

Incredible, Fantabulous, Spectacular Friend

The early bird gets the....ewww..... This was another fun card to make.  I created the background giving it a very whimsical feel to the card.  I thought big and bold flowers would be appropriate for the finished look.  The new cool sentiments from Whimsy Stamps make such a fun, BIG statement don't you think? Card Design: I do not make...Read More

Veggies on the Brain

Oh the leaves, upon leaves, upon more leaves.  I really enjoyed the radish portion, but the leaves started getting painful halfway through because there were so many.  In the end the pain was worth it. Once again some playtime with Karin Brushmarker Pro watercolor pens on an A2 (card size) base.  I love how vivid the colors of the Karin...Read More

Deeee-livery!

Special delivery is on the way and this hardworking stork is carrying a little baby hedgehog.  This new clear stamp set just released from Whimsy Stamps is sure to be a hit.  Hedgie Love is Ca-ute and has both stamps of the expecting parents (or doting Grandparents) and the sweet delivery stork!  Dustin Pike does it again with his fabulous...Read More

Go Color! – Video Tutorial

I have been doing a lot of backgrounds lately using the Karin Brushmarker Pro, so I thought I would show you how easily they are achieved.  This is so easy that you are going to want every color that Karin has available. [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HYyHLTxcLR4[/embedyt]   Creating this Card: Another quick and easy card to make (background included).  Using the crayons...Read More

Endearment

These adorable Polka Dot Pals are perfect for so many occasions.  They allow you to add extra creativity from creating your own faces to the image, to adding elements to create a scene.  They are also perfect just as they are.  I love how these clear sets can be interchanged with each other creating even more diversity every time you...Read More

Embossing and Karin Creation

I wanted to experiment with embossing powder and Karin markers.   I had the perfect stamp for my idea.  This stamp, Sandy Background Stamp, from Catherine Pooler Designs was PERFECT to use.    Check out below how easy this was to create. Creating the Panel This was a therapeutic coloring session.  Simply stamp the image on watercolor paper with an embossing...Read More