Sunday, November 19, 2017

Hi there & happy happy Sunday! It is bitterly cold out today in central Illinois! We had our first snow yesterday, but is mostly gone today. Here is my vehicle when I got home from work
I'm happy I don't have a long commute! It sure was pretty coming down though!
  I took a small break from fall & Christmas cards I've been doing lately to do something different.  

This stamp set is from a company called Pretty Pink Posh and is called Sparkle Dot Pattern 1. I used the rainbow stamp & stamped with a pale yellow ink pad. Then I took the Nuvo Jewel Drops & filled in the dots. It looks delicious in real life.  I love the raised texture it gives to a almost  1 layer card. Hope you enjoyed it & have a rainbow of a day.
Til next time...stamp ya later,
Sonja

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Hi peeps!
  It's been awhile again since my last post. Where oh where does time go?!
  I'm loving all the beautiful leaves on the trees changing color right now. This is one of my favorite times of year!
  In the theme of fall & Thanksgiving right around the corner I created this festive card for my sister...
I love how it turned out!
I hope she does too!!!
I hope you have a blessed Thanksgiving holiday with family & friends!
Til next time...
Stamp ya later,
SONJA

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Stamps used:
Plaid background by Concord & 9th
Hello pumpkin by Amuse (old company*no longer)
Dies used:
Square stitched by Lawn Fawn
Pumpkin by Echo Park
Inks used :
all Memento
Paper Neenah solor white #110 cover
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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Fantastic day

Hello hello!
  Hope you all had a nice Easter. I spend my time with my father at Cracker Barrell and it was wonderful!
  I wanted to share my most recent card...That's off in the mail headed to Michigan.
I love my House Mouse, and the new Oxide Distress inks.

If you are on the fence about the new Oxide inks, get them. They are incredible! I have trouble blending those harsh lines I get from regular distress ink & oxides are so much easier!
  My words are from the computer. I typed them out on the computer & before I printed them  out on transparency...reversed the words. It printed & I flipped it over( ink side down) on my card & rubbed it with my bone folder.  No more stress about not having the perfect stamped sentiment.😀
  Thanks for stopping by & hope you have a fan-tastic day!
Stamp ya later,
Sonja

Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Fairy fun

Hi all!
  Have you checked out  www.lawnfawn.com lately? They have the cutest stamps & coordinating die cuts! One of my new sets is the fairy friends. It's the cutest ever!
  Lawn Fawn has the 2nd challenge ~Lawn Fawnatics interactive cards. This is my take on it:
then...

How cute are those fairies....Seriously?!

Play along...It's super fun to see what everyone comes up with.
Thank for checking my cards out😊
Til next time...Stamp ya later!
Sonjs

Friday, March 24, 2017

Happy mail

Hi all & happy Friday!
  I just wanted to share a new card I made early this morning.
this card is for the first EVER Lawn  Fawnatics challenge by Lawn Fawn. The theme is birthday...So this is what I came up with using my new (from February) dies & stamps.  The green paper is from them too.😀 How fun...I know...Right?!
  Thanks for stopping by & have a happy weekend!!!! Til next time...Stamp ya later,
Sonja