EONAC3 & 365 Cards #336 Grunge Card

Lately I’ve been in the mood to play with “new to me” items – older products I’ve re-discovered in my stash! So, I’m delighted to fuel the fire with this week’s Everything Old Is New Again Challenge! EONAC3, Forgotten Ink Pads, challenges cardmakers to pull out three ink pads that have not seen the light of […]

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Raise The Bar Challenge #3 – Cheers!

Earlier this week, I came across a new challenge blog that is hosting the perfect challenge for all of us who resolved to reduce our stockpiles of accumulated stash throughout the year! The blog is called Raise The Bar, and Challenge #3, The Older The Better, calls for stash-stuffers everywhere to make something lovely out of their old […]

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Bah Humbug #4: Baubles & Glitter

This week, the Design Team at Bah Humbug issued their fourth Christmas Card challenge – make a card that celebrates your love of Christmas ornaments – which meshes perfectly with smArt Word’s February Challenge of the Month – Glitter! So, I pulled out my Christmas finest, and created one sparkly yet elegant Christmas card! If there is one purchase […]

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Love Deeply: Multi-Challenge Card

I have a small confession to make. In the past few weeks, I’ve become hooked on design challenges! It’s been so much fun to visit different blogs, delight in the smorgasboard of ideas set before me, and choose a few to participate in (there’s never enough time to do them all!) I love sharing my favorites finds. Recently, I divided […]

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Deck The Halls – Bah Humbug #2

This week, Bah Humbug followers were abuzz about their new Loyalty Program. If you participate in at least 30 challenges this year, not only will you have a nice supply of cards on hand come Christmas, but you’ll also be entered in a special prize drawing at the beginning of December! How’s that for motivation? Week 2’s […]

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Let It Snow

One of my personal themes for the year is to “use it or lose it”. Instead of saving supplies for a rainy day, I’m trying to use as many items in my stash as I can, and pass along things I don’t need. This should reduce mental and physical clutter as I work towards two other goals: organizing my supplies and giving […]

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