Waffle Flower Challenge – Guest Designer

I am so honored to be a guest designer for the current Waffle Flower challenge. I love Waffle Flower stamps and was so excited to participate in this challenge. Here is the beautiful inspiration photo & color combo for the challenge.

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IΒ love the light & airy look of the photo – I was inspired to get out my mists and do a little spraying! I haven’t done this in a while and it was a lot of fun to get messy.

IΒ did a combination of blues and mints for the hexagon background and did a few splatters with a dark green. The flower and sentiment are from the In Every Way stamp set and I just adore the large, scripty font. The flower was quickly watercolored. I stamped & die cut the leaf from Feather More in Gold Delicata ink – my all time favorite gold ink.


Thanks so much for stopping by today. Be sure to join in the challenge for your chance to win a Waffle Flower stamp set! Looking forward to seeing all of your creations!

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Elle’s Studio April Kit Reveal

Hello Elle’s Studio fans! This month’s kit is amazing – full of so many gorgeous journaling cards and embellishments – and, bonus – it matches all of the Cienna line perfectly.Β Lucky for me, I’m so behind on my Project Life, I was able to put all my April goodies to use for last April’s spreads – ha! First up, here is a look at the gorgeous kit:

And here is my spread – I used lots of Cienna embellishments, along with some of the great journaling cards featured in this kit.

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Be still my grey & yellow loving heart. This kit had some many gorgeous color combos to choose from – you will get so much mileage out of it. I also was a little apprehensive at first that it wouldn’t fit with all the pictures of my little guy, but it was really adaptable for a little boy, so fear not boy moms!

Next up, a quick card using some Cienna paper and embellishments, along with a few bits from the April kit. I love the mix of the wood, vellum, staples and stitching – lots of fun textures going on.

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There you have it for the April kit. There are also gorgeous cut files & printables, so be sure to check those out when you are putting this kit in your cart! Also, there is something extra special this month –Β Elle’s Studio has grab bags‘ available – this only happens twice a year so this is your chance to stock up and SAVE! There are three different types of bags to choose from: Scrapbook, Stamp, and Journaling Tags. These grab bags are available while supplies last, but they probably won’t last long, so make sure you grab them now!


Be sure to stop by the Elle’s Studio blog & gallery to check out all the amazing design team projects and find out more about the grab bags. Act fast – these won’t stay around for long!!

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