Lawn Fawnatics Challenge 12 featuring Lawn Fawn Fairy Friends!

It can definitely be difficult to decide what to create next when you are a crafter and you have a world of options in front of you. I absolutely love the Lawn Fawnatics challenges because they hone in on something just specific enough to give some guidance. Challenge 12 is to “create a scene.” While the options are still basically endless, it allows me to pull out my stamps and dies that I use to build my backgrounds and invoke a feeling. There are some cards you just look at and they transport you to a warm memory from your life or even a wonderful fantasy land. The latter is what I did using Lawn Fawn’s “Fairy Friends” set to build this wondrous scene. Read more

Hero Arts Monthly Hero Kit // August 2017

The August 2017 Hero Arts “My Monthly Hero” Kit is sold out (they go quickly), but I always like showing you what I created with mine so that you can sign up for the monthly kit and receive next month’s if you feel like it’s something you’d use. This month is all about dreamy scenes with the moon, stars, and clouds. It came with a coordinating stamp and die set, a fancy window die cut (which I used for the frame of this card), sequins, shimmer mists, a stencil, and that gorgeous patterned paper you see underneath my card. I created a shaker card with the sequins and kept the scene fairly simple so that the stamp set could really shine. Read more