[1.2.2014] First Unity Hop of the Year

Unity Thursday Happy New Year to my Unity friends.  Can you believe it is 2014 already?  I had to double-check my date to make sure I had the year right.  Heehee.  I’m excited to see what this year brings… I already know BIG things always happen at UNITY! Let’s get this hop rolling.  If you have been hopping you should be arriving from Joslyn’s blog, if not, all the action starts on the Unity blog. One of my favorite new kits from 2013 was this smaller Everything More kit. It is perfect for quick and easy gift sets (or for …

{7.21.2013} wanna sketch no. 7

Wanna Sketch #7 I’m seriously loving all the great entries for Wanna Sketch.  It thrills me to no end to see how one little sketch can give everyone such different ideas.  It is so hard to pick just a few to give a shout out to, I really adore them all.  Here are the highlights from Wanna Sketch #6. Judith was entry #2 and her little bunny just captured my heart.  I love how she used the center panel to feature her birthday bunny and I’m totally ok with her moving her sentiment banner down below.  It absolutely works. Ok, …

{7.1.2013} wanna sketch reminder

Woot Woot for Wanna Sketch! Have you tried out this sketch yet?  Don’t be afraid, you can do it.  I’m loving all the entries so far.  The creative mind is so awesome.  I love how these sketches send you all off in different directions.  Here is a reminder of the current sketch. That wood panel could be anything… a stamp, patterned paper, a Cameo/Cricut cutout… the sky is the limit.  And then you could literally make a banner or have your sentiment just go across the center.  You could pop it up or use a different stamp to mimic that …

{2.28.2013} post no. 2 – Unity THURSDAY

**for my CAS(E) this Sketch post, click HERE** Whoop Whoop! It is THE best day of the week in blogland!!! Big happenings in the Unity Stamp Company world. BLOG HOP with the Unity Design team and GREAT, AMAZING promotions going on. All the action starts on the Unity blog and continues through the design team blogs. I am using the Unity {be inspired} Challenge for inspiration today. Have you played along yet? Well you most definitely should! Such great ideas below. LOVE those colors. All of these images can be found in February’s kit of the month {let love grow}. …

{1.28.2012} SPARKS picture perfect

Ready for the newest SPARKS challenge from Paper Smooches? week 4 A few things from the photo inspired me… first, the great pattern in the headboard.  I tried to find a Silhouette file to mimic the pattern, but ended up with this gorgeous floral pattern instead.  Then I decided to use the colors in the photo as well.  Orange and teal are just a lovely combo, don’t you think? Check out the other girls sharing their SPARKS cards this week. Paper Smooches SPARKS blog Jessica Bavier Lynn Mangan Vera Wirianta Yates Savannah O’Gwynn card stock: white (Georgia-Pacific) patterned paper: Fine …